If you love to travel but can't do it as often as you want to, you should consider looking for a good travel club.
My wife LOVES traveling the world because I'm sure many of you do, but it's always been so expensive. I'm here to tell you, it doesn't need to.
This is how tourist clubs work.
When you think about owning a resort, it's like any other business. They benefit from a steady stream of customers. Their unique challenge is that they also need a steady stream of customers that is desirable to distribute evenly throughout the year, otherwise many issues will become problems for them. For many clients, everyone loses business at once, probably in your competition. Inadequate customers mean empty rooms and lost business and income, which makes it difficult for staff, as well as many other things.
The challenge is to maintain a steady flow of customers, preferably even space throughout the year. But how do they do it?
Resort owners have found that by helping to make it to the resort, it is up to the club members to offer endless rooms with deep discounts. This helps maintain a steady flow of customers throughout the year and helps the owner maintain a properly staffed business.
Think about it from their point of view, would you rather have an empty room and no income, and have employees pay without customer service or income generated? Or to keep high-quality staff busy, are there clients who can only pay enough to cover your expenses more or less profitably?
It doesn't take long, as the business owner will find out that "when possible" you sell at full cost, if necessary you get discounts and less profit, and when the incentive comes to shower at least to cover the costs so you don't lose the damage.
Even taking some losses is acceptable if it helps with staffing issues, inventory, catering, advertising, budgeting, impact and many other business issues. As long as it's not the norm, it's obvious.
Now remember that not all travel clubs are created equal.
The owner of the travel club is also doing business. He wants to offer his members an attractive membership building offer, but also wants to make money in his business, which is a travel club. If the owner is more concerned about profit than they value their members, then the club has a limited future.
What I just said inside was: "It's better to have a little something than a whole lot."
Resort owners are constantly negotiating with hundreds of tourist clubs for deals (discount levels).
The owner of a certain travel club may have negotiated with the resort owners about the best prices for his club, but if he is trying to make a lot of money with his travel club, its members DO NOT do the best price.
However, it is very difficult to negotiate without the other side wanting something. Therefore, the more members you have in your club, the easier it is to negotiate big deals. But having many members is not an easy task in itself.
The most successful owner of Most Travel Clubs has figured out how to build a large following (at a low cost), so they have leverage to negotiate big deals that other clubs can't, but because of their low overheads they can transfer most of their savings to their members.
We all know that the best form of advertising is the mouth. As luck would have it, it is also the least expensive. (free) So if you (as a club owner) paid your current members (for a new membership) to advertise through advertising, or they would still choose to, you would create members simply by telling potential members about your club and organization. With the huge savings you get, you will have a growing membership with minimal costs, so you can transfer drastic savings to your members, which in turn will help you create easier members and get better discounts.
As I said earlier, not all travel clubs are created equal like any other business. You should do your research to find a club that offers a great deal of locale property, with deep discounts on its members, without having to charge too much for their membership. This travel club will continue to grow in size and value and provide you with deeply discounted travel at minimal cost so you can travel the world and enjoy what the world has to offer.
Travel travel clubs can be a great way to save on your hard earned money. Just make sure you do your research and find the right one, otherwise you're not going to get the most value for your money.
Good luck, and I'll see you on the beaches of the world.