Founded more than 50 years ago, Avoya is family owned and is known for having a reputation built on Integrity and Professionalism™. When your Independent Agency becomes a member of the Avoya Network you’ll be part of the world’s most innovative and award-winning travel companies – ever – along with hundreds of other elite, award-winning and very successful independent travel professionals. Avoya Travel, in combination with the Blue Box® of American Express, has the most well-known and powerful brand in travel. Named ‘Travel Partner Of The Year’ by many top supplier partners and voted ‘Best’ by Travel Agents, Avoya Travel is a purpose-driven company.
Voted ‘Best’ By Suppliers And Travel Agents.
Multiple Supplier ‘Partner Of The Year’ Awards
Multiple ‘Best Host Agency’ Awards
Founded By The Andersons More Than 50 Years Ago
Commitment To Integrity And Professionalism™
Hear What Others Have To Say...
“Avoya Travel has been around for many years and has an excellent reputation. It’s everything you want to be a part of.”
Vicki Freed, Senior Vice President Sales, Trade Support & Services, Royal Caribbean International
“Avoya’s reputation is fantastic. That’s why they win so many awards, and honestly they deserve it!”
Dondra Ritzenthaler, Senior Vice President Sales, Trade Support & Services, Celebrity Cruises
“If you’re thinking about joining a network, and bringing your business to the next level, Avoya is by far the best network in the industry. They have a stellar reputation among the Independent Agencies and the suppliers. That really means a lot, because with a larger sales volume, we can give our customers better value, better promotions, which means more sales. Avoya really has integrity and is very well-respected in the industry, and you just feel very, very proud to be a part of the Avoya Network.”
Lisa Long, Owner of Luxury Vacations LLC, an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network.
Lisa’s Agency Booked Over $2 Million in Sales Last Year!
“Avoya has tremendous buying power and solid relationships with vendors, which translates to great pricing and offering for clients. It feels great to be competitive in the market place and being able to provide great pricing and extra perks to my clients.”
Marie Rosenbaum, Owner of Oceanview Travels LLC, an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network.
“Avoya has won a number of industry awards which is an important mark of integrity and credibility. I have high expectations and I felt that Avoya came nearest to the type of excellence I was looking for a travel network to affiliate with.”
Ginny Sublet, Owner of Ginny’s Travel & Cruise LLC, an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network.
Ginny’s Agency Booked Over $600,000 in Sales Last Year!
“What sets Avoya Travel apart from other travel networks is their technology, their leadership in innovation, their stellar reputation, the quality of their Live Leads, their marketing, everything is just amazing! Avoya Travel is just way above anything else I could ever consider.”
Diane Bower, Owner of CruzDivaTravel, an Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network.
Diane’s Agency Booked Over $3 Million in Sales Last Year!
50 Years Of History
Pal and Pat Anderson moved their two sons, Van and Brad, to Hawaii and purchased a tour operating company called Hawaiian Paradise Tours in 1969.
Brick and Mortar
In the 1970s, the Andersons moved to San Diego to launch several of their first brick and mortar travel agencies including Palomar Travel Inc., Pal Anderson Travel, and Anderson Travel – growing up to 10 locations at the peak of this family-run business.
The Andersons evolved their business model to sell vacations on a national level by using the internet to connect travelers with specialized travel experts. Unlike most online travel companies, Avoya places personal relationships at the core of its business model.
Independent Travel Experts
As the internet model rapidly expanded, competing travel agencies start closing their doors and the Anderson family begin to shift their focus on "adopting the competition". By 2002, the Andersons redefined the travel industry landscape and become a category of one. As a result, Avoya Travel Co-Presidents, Brad and Van Anderson, are inducted into the CLIA Hall of Fame for the Cruise Innovator Award.
The Andersons established Avoya Travel as one of the world's largest and most innovative travel companies. Our commitment to Integrity and Professionalism™, service, and value in every aspect of planning cruises and vacations, has allowed us to receive numerous accolades including being repeatedly named Travel Partner of the Year by Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruises, American Express, Oceania Cruises, and more.
Our 50 Years in Travel
In 2014, the Anderson family celebrated their 50th year since entering the travel industry and Avoya Travel is a three-generation family affair with five Andersons on the executive leadership team. An exciting milestone made possible through the passion of its network of Independent Travel Experts, travel partners, and employees – all part of the Avoya family.
2015 And Beyond
Today, Avoya Travel stays true to the Anderson legacy of delivering incredible vacation experiences at the very best value for travelers worldwide. The Avoya family continues to reimagine vacation planning with a network of over 750 Independent Agencies and 150 internal staff members – the best is yet to come!
Multiple Award Winner
Travel Partner of the Year
with these prestigious travel companies:
Chosen from over 25,000 agencies worldwide
CLIA Hall Of Fame
American Express Hall Of Fame
American Express Excellence Awards
Travalliance Media Travvy Awards
Gold Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
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