Derek's Travel Chat - Jan. 14th, 2021

This week on Derek's Travel Chat my guest will be Mr Ron Lonsdale is the Vice President with Collette, works on the overall strategy for Canada, and is a conduit between the marketing and field sales team to ensure strategies are properly aligned with the preferred retail trade partners. He has been proudly representing Collette for 26 years. He has been very fortunate and blessed to experienced 6 continents and over 70 countries. Happily married to JoAnne for 21 years and they have two teenage boys, Carter 19 and Cole 16. Ron is a graduate of Humber College, prior to joining the travel industry played professional hockey in Europe. “Living the Dream.”

Newfoundland and Labrador Trivia

How well do you know Newfoundland and Labrador? This is your chance to win 1 of 4 $25.00 gift cards to a local restaurant. Hit the button below to take you to the trivia questions. You must complete all the questions and then submit. All top entries will be placed in for a random draw.

When you book with Derek at E and B Travel Service you can expect to receive the services of a professional travel agent who will put your needs first and foremost. When you first call Derek, he will listen to your needs and may also ask some other questions to make sure he can find the right product and vacation for you and your family.

Because finding the right vacation will take some research and time please be advised we do charge a booking fee. This fee will depend on the type of vacation you are in search of and the number of people travelling. For example, the fee for a single-family vacation will be different than a destination wedding request. As well if you have done your own research and know what you want then fees will be adjusted to reflect the required time to do the booking.

All fees are prepaid and are non-refundableYou have saved for this vacation and you want to know you are getting the best advice before making your decision. All quotes will include the cost of each component along with travel insurance. 

In addition, all quotes will include all fees for cancellations or changes requested after the booking is confirmed.


How To Book (When you’re ready)

Option 1:

Make an appointment to meet with an E and B Travel representative either at the office or in the comfort of your own home. On your first visit, we will get to know you and your family and the type of vacation you are looking to book. We will then provide you with as many options as you need to make the right choice for you. While we can make recommendations based on the many reviews and our own personal experience we will make sure the final choice is yours. We will work with you on the budget and ensure you receive not only a great vacation but also work hard so you will receive the best value.

Option 2:

Our online booking program. This program is very similar to other online programs and will give you all the same pricing options that are in the marketplace.  When booking with our online program is that you will still get the one on one personal service to go along with your booking. You will receive a personal call form an E and B Travel representative within 24 hours of your booking. The reason behind the call is twofold. 1. We want to thank you for your business and how important it is that you chose E and B Travel to be your travel supplier. 2. from time to time, errors occur during the booking process, Ie a name may get typed incorrectly or the wrong date for the travel. We at E and B Travel want to make sure there are no surprises later that will cause you any concern for your vacation or business travel.

In order to book using the E and B Travel online program, you will need to receive a password. To receive the password fill in the form below and we will send you an email right away.


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