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Originally Posted by LauraMinn View Post

 

I just booked for July 30, 2011 at Azul Beach!  We're anticipating about 30 guests.  Does anyone have recommendations on when to reserve rooms?  We aren't working with a travel agent.

Hi LauraMInn! I´m gettting married at a private villa close to Cancun and my guest will be accomodated in Private villas around the main villa.welcome4.gif to this great forum where you will get a lot of helpful info...

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Originally Posted by arkae View Post

 

i wish this offer applied to the sensatori too!!!  :)

 

Although we could not use the 'bride/groom stay free' promo, we talked to our TA, who worked it out that we would recieve the 20% off private events! So talk to your TA and see what they can offer instead!

 

Recieved my laterns in the mail yesterday! (just a little disappointed that the 2 large turquoise laterns are a slightly diffferent tone than all the rest, but hoping in the night, it really won't be noticable) Now just have to order the LED's and batteries to make those LED throwies (DIY forum).

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Thanks for the advice!  We weren't going to use a travel agent because of the expense, and because our group is coming from all over the US, not from the same region, so we weren't sure if one would be useful.  I'll look into it, though.  Sounds like avoiding the hassle is worth it.

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There really shouldn't be an expense at all.  In fact, my TA costs ZERO!!!  They make kick backs from the hotels.  Definitely use a GI vacation consultant through Karisma though.  They get a bunch of perks.  Also, we have at least 50 people flying from Oregon, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Indiana, Washington DC, Dallas, Denver, Arkansas, North Carolina, and Canada and she is dealing with all of it.  Some guests will decide to book on their own, but that's OK.  Then it's on them......not you!!!  :)
 

Originally Posted by LauraMinn View Post

Thanks for the advice!  We weren't going to use a travel agent because of the expense, and because our group is coming from all over the US, not from the same region, so we weren't sure if one would be useful.  I'll look into it, though.  Sounds like avoiding the hassle is worth it.



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Originally Posted by LauraMinn View Post

Thanks for the advice!  We weren't going to use a travel agent because of the expense, and because our group is coming from all over the US, not from the same region, so we weren't sure if one would be useful.  I'll look into it, though.  Sounds like avoiding the hassle is worth it.

Originally Posted by amcferron View Post

There really shouldn't be an expense at all.  In fact, my TA costs ZERO!!!  They make kick backs from the hotels.  Definitely use a GI vacation consultant through Karisma though.  They get a bunch of perks.  Also, we have at least 50 people flying from Oregon, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Indiana, Washington DC, Dallas, Denver, Arkansas, North Carolina, and Canada and she is dealing with all of it.  Some guests will decide to book on their own, but that's OK.  Then it's on them......not you!!!  :)

 

Yup, agreed on all points!  In fact, you should consider getting a TA because all your guests are flying in from all different places.  Ashley's right, they shouldn't cost anything because their $$$ comes from the hotels/tour operators.  Some TAs charge a small fee (e.g. $50) to sign with them but then you get that money back, usually in the form of a reduction on your final bill.

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