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travel agency

a business that accommodates travelers, as by securing tickets, arranging for reservations, and giving information.
Also called travel bureau. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Cruise lines reduce their rates and those of their travel agency partners to ensure ships don't tour the seas empty.
  • Her husband works for a travel agency that specializes in trips abroad and is away from home half the year.
  • Amenities include a restaurant, ice-cream shop and travel agency.
  • But with the exception of a travel agency and hypermarkets, they have not been roaring successes.
  • It has shut down a travel agency owned by military intelligence and is trying to sell off the spooks' stakes in various hotels.
  • In principle, the visa can be acquired through a travel agency by means of a fictive hotel reservation.
  • Gone are the days when you have to make trips to the local travel agency to reserve airfares or book a hotel for the night.
  • She is a mental health counselor, finance coach and travel agency owner.
  • Plan and sell transportation and accommodations for travel agency customers.
  • travel agency fee for travel reservations booked by phone.
British Dictionary definitions for travel agency

travel agency

an agency that arranges and negotiates flights, holidays, etc, for travellers
Derived Forms
travel agent, noun
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