Brian Bennett has been working as a travel agent for over 37 years, starting his career in Sydney with Harvey World Travel before opening his own travel agency from scratch in Adelaide.
Brian has a Certificate in Travel after studying for two years in New South Wales. He also holds his Cruise Masters Certificate and many other accreditations such as being a qualified Aussie Specialist travel agent and Gold Status as part of the 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Programme.
Since starting in travel, Brian has travelled extensively and has participated in many award trips which the agency has won for outstanding achievements. Brian has also won many industry awards during his career including Top Consultant SA for 2016 with the Qantas Holidays Group (number two nationally), and then National Top Consultant for them in 2017. He was Top Consultant SA for Trafalgar for many years, and Top 4 Consultant in SA with Insight Vacations in 2020. He was also in the Top 10 Scenic agents nationally for several years, including being awarded the Top Agent in SA.
Brian has escorted groups of clients on many trips including several European River Cruises, Canada & Alaska, Sri Lanka, India/Suez Canal, East Africa, Singapore, Bali and cruises to Asia. In 2021 he will be escorting a group to Egypt & Jordan, and in 2022 he plans to escort a Bordeaux River Cruise.
Brian is able to provide excellent service, expert advise and knowledge. He will be able to assist you with any travel destination, many of which he has visited.
Brian has travelled on more than 50 cruises. He loves the concept of unpacking once, and having all the meals and entertainment included in the cruise cost. Covid-19 has impacted the cruise industry greatly, however it will bounce back as people love a cruise holiday and cruise lines will be adapt to current health situations.
His favorite destinations are Canada, France, Britain, Tanzania, Myanmar & Morocco. But close to home, Norfolk Island is a must! There are endless destinations that Brian has visited and loves.