Jump to content


are you tipping your travel agent?

  • Please log in to reply
21 replies to this topic

#11 mbarnes04

  • Jr. Member
  • 194 posts

    Posted 24 February 2010 - 06:09 PM

    i agree - referrals!! :)

    #12 CristiandJamie

    • Jr. Member
    • 445 posts

      Posted 28 February 2010 - 04:53 PM

      Thank you for this posting and it helps clear out any confusion on tipping your TA. I do think that referrals are great and also think that having your people book directly through your TA for your DW also a plus!
      Cristi & Jamie
      http://img.weddingco...er/7nhul9k2.png32 guests including Bride and Groom... and counting

      #13 peterpanpixiedust

      • Member
      • 656 posts

        Posted 27 February 2011 - 08:58 PM

        Thank you for this!  I was going to go ahead and tip my TA, but I didn't know the correct percentage!  Now I see here that it is not expected, and I don't want to insult her.  I think I am definitely going to refer people to her, but I will absolutely leave a great review, and I will try to send her flowers too (I feel I can't thank her enough).  I hope that the biggest thanks is that we will use our TA in the future, as soon as next year!

        #14 TammyWright


          Admin & Owner

        • Administrators
        • 11,659 posts
        • Wedding Location:Dreams Los Cabos

        Posted 28 February 2011 - 08:26 AM

        as a TA, i would not want my clients to tip me. 


        a nice review, referrals is more than enough thanks!

        Founder and Owner of BestDestinationWedding.com  /  Bride & Groom Fly FREE Promotion

        Looking for a travel agency that specializes in Destination Weddings-CLICK HERE?  We are an award winning travel agency and you can read our reviews here.
        Awards and recognition: 
        Palace Resorts Winner "Top Travel Agent", "Top Homebased Travel Agency" PRO Platinum Agency (Top Award)     |    AMResorts Master Agent & Top Agency  
        Karisma Hotels Diamond Level 5 (highest production), Top 10 Azul Weddings, Top Wedding Coordinator | Wright Travel & Karisma GIVC Benefits
        Travel Impressions Best of the Best Globe Winner    |     Apple Vacations Golden Apple Winner  
        sml_gallery_206696_17612_13451.pnggallery_206696_17572_8409.jpg    sml_gallery_206696_17572_1003.jpg
        Vendor rules are HERE! Please read!  If you are a vendor and looking to advertise your business, please email ads@bestdestinationwedding.com.

        #15 sxcT

        • Sr. Member
        • 1,282 posts

          Posted 02 March 2011 - 01:20 PM

          This is nice to hear it form the source.  Thanks Tammy!!

          Originally Posted by Tammy Host 

          as a TA, i would not want my clients to tip me. 


          a nice review, referrals is more than enough thanks!


          #16 ckntb

          • Newbie
          • 122 posts

            Posted 03 March 2011 - 08:03 PM

            I appreciate the flower idea! thanks!

            #17 NikkiT1021

            • Jr. Member
            • 210 posts

              Posted 05 March 2011 - 12:47 AM

              Thanks for this thread!!  We were wondering the same. 

              #18 Sharon99

              • Sr. Member
              • 1,301 posts

                Posted 10 March 2011 - 12:31 PM

                Thanks for this info. I was also wondering what others do.

                #19 mandys

                • Jr. Member
                • 181 posts

                  Posted 10 March 2011 - 04:53 PM

                  This is something I have not even thought about. Never heard of tipping your agent. Interesting.

                  Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana
                  April 2012

                  #20 NickiLynn1116

                  • Jr. Member
                  • 186 posts
                  • Wedding Date:November 16, 2014
                  • Wedding Location:El Dorado Royale
                  • LocationNew Jersey

                  Posted 25 August 2014 - 06:09 AM

                  I love the idea of sending them flowers.  I wasn't sure what I should get for my TA.  They have been so great and helpful.  Thanks for this advice

                  0 user(s) are reading this topic

                  0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users