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Hello all
I’m looking for recommendations for reliable travel agencies for a hunt I’m planning in Namibia, May or June of 2022.
I talked with Lori at Travel Express today and she told me that due to the COVID-19 situation they are extremely backed up and they are not taking on any new clients at this time.
I’m looking for someone with the experience of Travel express, that can help with the entire itinerary.
Airlines, Gun permits etc.
Who have y’all had good experiences with?
Who would you not hesitate to use again?
Thanks in advance for your help.
 

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Go with Gracy they are awesome Shawn is the best.bin using them for many years.
Hello all
I’m looking for recommendations for reliable travel agencies for a hunt I’m planning in Namibia, May or June of 2022.
I talked with Lori at Travel Express today and she told me that due to the COVID-19 situation they are extremely backed up and they are not taking on any new clients at this time.
I’m looking for someone with the experience of Travel express, that can help with the entire itinerary.
Airlines, Gun permits etc.
Who have y’all had good experiences with?
Who would you not hesitate to use again?
Thanks in advance for your help.
 

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Another vote for Gracy. They arranged storage for my rifles in Joburg when I went on side trips. Their man on the O.R. Tambo airport, Bruce M. is second to none for getting the client through the hoops and on their way.
 

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I vote for Lori and her company. Great communication and contacts
travel Express
 

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Gracy Travel is extremely prompt and professional. I used them for my 2019 trip and am using them for my trip in July.

Pardon my spelling mistake. Auto correct on an iPhone is a constant enigma
 
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Gravy Travel is extremely prompt and professional. I used them for my 2019 trip and am using them for my trip in July.

Gravy Travel??????? Is this for the Gravy Train?
 

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Hello all
I’m looking for recommendations for reliable travel agencies for a hunt I’m planning in Namibia, May or June of 2022.
I talked with Lori at Travel Express today and she told me that due to the COVID-19 situation they are extremely backed up and they are not taking on any new clients at this time.
I’m looking for someone with the experience of Travel express, that can help with the entire itinerary.
Airlines, Gun permits etc.
Who have y’all had good experiences with?
Who would you not hesitate to use again?
Thanks in advance for your help.
I'm sure covid has made travel booking very tough. I actually booked 4 tickets from Montana, USA to Port Elizabeth in August of 2019. The trip was canceled due to covid in 2020; however, we rebooked for April 2021 and just returned from a great plains hunt.
Now, I can't recommend a superior travel agent; however, I can tell you a terrible one we dealt with: ASAP TRAVEL. I was promised the world, but was then informed I had to purchase separate tickets from Johannesburg to Port Elisabeth at $1,225.00. Then when I called the day before our flight to the airline, I was informed we had no tickets or reservations. As a result I had to purchase additional tickets just to get from Joburg to P.E.
Now, I can not even get a phone or e-mail response from ASAP TRAVEL. Stay away from them.
 

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+1 on Gracy travel. They do a great job. It is absolutely worth the extra money.
 

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Lori at Travel Express nobody does it better
 

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Thank y’all for your replies I appreciate your help.
 

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Hello all
I’m looking for recommendations for reliable travel agencies for a hunt I’m planning in Namibia, May or June of 2022.
I talked with Lori at Travel Express today and she told me that due to the COVID-19 situation they are extremely backed up and they are not taking on any new clients at this time.
I’m looking for someone with the experience of Travel express, that can help with the entire itinerary.
Airlines, Gun permits etc.
Who have y’all had good experiences with?
Who would you not hesitate to use again?
Thanks in advance for your help.
Hi JG870:

Thanks for your call earlier today - we regret that we are unable to help with your trip. Our top priority is to provide the best all around service to our travelers and in order to do this we have made the tough choice to not take new clients at this time. We remain dedicated to serving our current and previous clients.

We value each and every member of the AH family and look forward to revisiting this soon. To say we are grateful of your support and business is an understatement, as we wouldn’t be where we are without AH!

Sincerely, Lori & Jennifer
 
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