Unveiled: the UK & Irelands best-rated travel agents
Aspen Travelhas been shortlisted as one of the best travel agencies in the British Isles.Aspen Travelwas one of the five best-rated agencies in both the Northwestcategory as part of a power-list of the nations best agents by industry bible the Travel Trade Gazette.
More than 500 travel agencies and branches put themselves forward for consideration for TTGs Top 50 Travel Agencies 2019 in association with Kuoni – from which a shortlist of 100 finalists across 20 categories has been devised. On April 25, 2019, the 50 agencies that have ultimately earned a place in the Top 50 list for 2018 will be announced at a glittering ceremony at The Vox Centre in Birmingham.
TTG group editor Pippa Jacks said: Now in its fourth year, our Top 50 Travel Agencies initiative sees us uncover stories of brilliant agents going the extra mile for their customers, giving great value, and serving their local communities.
With extremely stiff competition once again this year, any company that has made it onto the shortlist should be extremely proud.
Aspen Travel’s owner and founding partnerBrendan Clancysaid: Being part of such a star-studded shortlist for both the Northwest agent & Top touring and adventure agent is a proud honour, our staff have worked extremely hard for our customers this year and this nomination shows that.
“We must, of course, express how gratefulthe company is for our trade partners & operators who cast their vote and chose for ourselves, we are looking forward to the event and wishing all our co-nominees the best of luck”
The shortlisting stage was undertaken by a panel of 50 travel suppliers including airlines, tour operators, cruise lines and car hire providers, who rated hopeful agencies according to their business performance, customer service and innovation. In the next stage of judging, a TTG journalist will interview each shortlisted agency and complete a further assessment.
Find the full Top 50 shortlist and more information on the process at ttgtop50.com
Travel Trade Gazette is the UK & Irelands leading travel industry magazine, publishing weekly since 1953. TTGs annual Top 50 Travel Agencies list comprises the best three high street stores from each of 12 regions, the best two nationwide agencies in each of six categories, and the best single agency in each of two special categories for homeworking/call centre-based businesses. The ceremony takes place at the Vox Centre at Resorts World Birmingham on April 25, 2019.