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What do tourism and travel advisers do?

  • determine clients' requirements for travel, accommodation and special interests and suggest itineraries
  • answer enquiries from tourists and offer suggestions about tours, travel routes, accommodation and local customs
  • provide information on tourist attractions and tour availability, and procedures for dealing with lost and stolen documents
  • make and confirm travel and accommodation reservations, help with travel clearances, and inform clients of travel dates, baggage limits, medical and visa requirements, and bus, plane, ship and train connections
  • collect payments and issue clients' itineraries, relevant documentation, tickets for travel and vouchers for accommodation
  • provide information on travel insurance, relevant government regulations such as customs, and use of credit cards and traveller's cheques


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