Travel and tourism is one of the booming businesses in the present age. It is considered as world’s largest foreign exchange earner among numerous industries. Travel and tourism provides employment to millions of people worldwide. Being a very wide industry, it includes Government tourism departments, Immigration and customs services, travel agencies, airlines, tour operators, hotels etc.
The travel agents in a travel and tourism industry assess the needs of tourists and businessmen and help them make the best possible travel arrangements from the many travel options available. Keeping their requirements in mind various cruise lines, resorts, and specialty travel groups are kept in contact by every travel agent.
Every agent in a travel and tourism industry is up-to-date on the current rules and regulations and documentation required, in areas like cargo, ticketing and passports, visas etc. This helps them in advising their clients correctly and to take care of the paperwork when necessary. Moreover all the staffs of travel and tourism industry have the through knowledge about the places which they deal with. They have all the information of the places that their clients visit.
So with the growing of the Travel and Tourism industry, the world is getting much smaller. People today just have to plan out their vacation and choose a destination. The rest is taken care by the various travel agents in every region all over the world.