Candor Luxe Travel
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- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
You'll find tremendous value in working with the professional services of Candor Luxe Travel. Our clients receive the value of our knowledge, expertise, worldwide contacts, exclusive access, and time spent in researching, planning and customizing every travel experience arranged. Candor Luxe Travel is a luxury travel consultancy, thus as with any other professional service we charge fees for our expertise and time. Fees are based on the scope of the trip, number of passengers, destination(s) and complexity. For international trips fees begin at $295 and for domestic travel fees start at $150. By taking part in exclusive, invitation-only affiliations with many well-known luxury hotels, cruise and tour operators, we often secure: * Preferred rates, special promotions, and offers * Priority room upgrades * Complimentary daily breakfast * Credits to use at hotel/ship restaurants or spas * Complimentary wi-fi * VIP amenities and special attention
- What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
Choosing Candor Luxe Travel as the purveyor of your travels means working directly with travel consultants and founders, Brigitte Benjumea and Jose Diaz, to transform your travel vision into a journey of a lifetime. Our Trip Design Process includes: * Complimentary initial consultation * Personalized service throughout planning process * Individualized research to design a tailor-made itinerary * Booking and management of all trip components (e.g. hotels, transportation, activities, tours) * Customized recommendations and experiences based on your travel style * Finalized travel package which includes an interactive itinerary app * Ongoing travel concierge services * Dedicated destination point of contact during travel * A worry-free and seamless experience throughout * 24/7 Travel Support
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
Our education is ongoing through our affiliation with the trusted Virtuoso travel network. The Virtuoso Travel Academy provides us with continuing education and training in all aspects of travel; from emerging new destinations, latest experiences and suppliers, to worldwide travel advisories. We are also certified as Virtuoso Wanderlist® Travel Portfolio Advisors (a select group in the travel industry) specializing in travel portfolio planning. Just as a financial advisor develops a long-term plan to help clients reach their financial goals, we collaboratively work with our clients to better understand them, all their hopes and dreams, places and things they want to experience in their life to intentionally curate a strategic plan to turn their bucket list into reality. Additional background: * Jose has 14 years of experience in the hospitality industry, with a reputation for being unwaveringly client-focused. * Brigitte has 15 years of experience in strategic leadership with large banking and wealth management companies who accept nothing less than great results. We have leveraged and transitioned our deep experience and client focus into Luxury Travel.