The Truth About Travel Agents

The Truth About Travel Agents

Hard hitting facts about Travel Agents / Travel Advisers / Travel Consultants and the newest breed the Travel Brokers 1. Travel agents are a waste of time! Only if you don’t use them, will you find yourself wasting your own valuable time. When researching a…

Travel Consultant vs Booking Online

Travel Consultant vs Booking Online

  Here’s Why You Should Use A Travel Consultant Instead Of Booking Online They save you money… Travel professionals have access to special discount codes and promotions through suppliers. They often can save an additional amount or provide clients with a dining or spa…

Why are airfare prices always changing?

Why are airfare prices always changing?

At Mango Travel we have been called every name in the book by customers who get a quote for a fare, and come back three or four days later just to be told “The fare has gone up and that’s why the advertised price…

Where there is SMOKE…

Where there is SMOKE…

The proverbial fire burns brightly in Victoria Falls, and this established world wonder is now a world-class destination. A UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World, Victoria Falls is one of Africa’s greatest geographical features. You’ll realise…

What you should do before you go

What you should do before you go

  Arrange care for pets and plants. Make your home seem lived-in while away by putting lights and a radio on timers. Turn down/off the thermostat at home. Leave keys and itinerary with a friend. Lock windows, doors and garage. Regular medication.  If you…

Travel Agent to the Rescue

Travel Agent to the Rescue

You may recall the very severe weather that smashed the East Coast of the USA in early January…     We catch up with Ben Morgan for another Travel Agent the Rescue story by Shaun Basullit. This week we hear from Ben Morgan a travel agent who…

Passport and Visa requirements

Passport and Visa requirements

  If you are unsure or concenred about Passport and Visa requirements at all please talk to your Mango Travel Consultant as soon as possible, prior to confirming travel arrangements. Mango Travel can assist with Visa applications, speak to your Mango Consultant. It is the responsibility of the traveller to ensure…

Why Fiji is the place for Families

Why Fiji is the place for Families

Fiji Family Holidays   Family holidays in Fiji are ones that are never forgotten. With a huge selection of activities for children of all ages available, parents are encouraged to unplug them from the chaos of everyday life and reconnect them to a relaxing…

10 signs you are packing too much!

10 signs you are packing too much!

Do you struggle to make it through the airport with your unusually large suitcase? Do baggage fees dominate your credit card statements? Does your luggage frequently come apart at the seams? If you’re giving a somber nod, it’s time to lose the dead weight….

12 Reasons Why Mango Travel

12 Reasons Why Mango Travel

With over 37 years’ experience, significant buying power, the backing of New Zealand’s largest Broker based Retail Travel group, owner operated and expert travel advice – there is a reason Mango Travel holds two high flyer awards and Qantas top sales award for 2014-2015…

Before you go!

Before you go!

Travel advisories and information about your destination We recommend you do some research before you go. Check the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s travel advice for the country/countries you plan to visit. You can also check out travel advice produced by the governments…