Travel Suppliers Vacation Protection Info and Terms & Conditions

DRIVERS LICENSE for travel within the USA ONLY except for the following states: 
Drivers Licenses from 9 states won’t be valid for domestic flights starting in 2018. Residents of Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington will need to use alternative forms of ID starting in 2018 such as military ID, permanent resident card, or passport.

Passport required for International travel. Visit www.travel.state.gov for the latest info on passports and travel 

Travel advisories is a new program recently rolled out by the State Dept. Review the destination advisories at travel.state.gov website. It seems that many popular destinations have a level 2 advisory (exercise increased caution) and not a level 3 reconsider or level 4 do not travel. Click here to search and view the advisories by specific destination https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html

PUNTA CANA QUOTES: 
Quote does not include tourist fee of $10 US pp ea paid in exact cash only collected at the airport by the Dominican Republic government at the airport on arrival in Punta Cana.

JAMAICA QUOTES - CLUB MOBAY:
Club MoBay - Arrival & Departure VIP Service - Montego Bay Airport VIP Lounge & Fast Track (valid for any passenger) ADD $80 pp each to the total

With this VIP Arrival "Meet and Greet" Service you will be: Greeted upon arrival by a dedicated representative. Provided with information about arrival procedure as well as the airport services. Escorted & Fast Tracked through Immigration & Customs. Assisted with luggage retrieval. Accompanied to the Arrivals Lounge to enjoy the lounge's wide array of amenities including private restrooms, comfortable seating, complimentary WiFi snacks and beverages. For your departure service, your tickets and detailed instructions for accessing the Club MoBay Departure lounge will be presented to you by a Club MoBay Representative. Departure Service: Fast track privileges through Immigration & Security. Access to the Departure Lounge for a unique luxury departure lounge experience with complimentary Jamaican snacks, beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic), unlimited WiFi and use of equipped business center.

FUNJET VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
All in one travel protection is included in your quote. Deduct it if you do not want it. Deposit may be higher without vacation protection. Everyone on the booking must take it to have it and it is paid for with the deposit.
• Cancel for Any Reason • Low Deposit • No Revision Fees • Price Guarantee • During Travel Insurance Benefits and more.
Please review the terms, conditions and exclusions of the Travel Protection Plan at this link https://www.archinsurancesolutions.com/coverage/FHF/FIE
Please review the Terms and Conditions click here: 
http://media.triseptsolutions.com/sites/VAXWEBFJT/PublishingImages/Pdfs/billofrights.pdf

UNITED VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
Terms and conditions click here:: http://media.triseptsolutions.com/sites/vaxwebuav/PublishingImages/Pdfs/Terms.pdf
Premier vacation protection is included in your quote. Deduct it if you do not want it. Deposit may be higher without vacation protection. Everyone on the booking must take it to have it and it is paid for with the deposit.
• Cancel for Any Reason • No Revision Fees • Price Guarantee • Reduced Deposit • During Travel Insurance Benefits.
TEXAS - More info click here https://coverage.archinsurancesolutions.com/description-of-coverage/9aa468b5-b9c4-e711-8109-1418776a18cb

Europe Vacation protection: Cancel your vacation package for a covered reason and receive 100% of your non-refundable penalties (less the cost of travel protection). Cancel for a reason not covered under the plan, and receive 75% of your non-refundable trip costs (less the cost of travel protection). Also includes during travel benefits. View details here https://www.archinsurancesolutions.com/coverage/UVD/FIE



AMERICAN AIRLINES VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
All prices are quoted in US dollars
Price exclusions: For car rental, additional taxes and fees apply. For itineraries that include flights, checked baggage fees may apply. For hotel stays, resort fees, incidental fees and parking fees may apply.
Tax Exemptions: For some international destinations you may qualify for a refund of a portion of the air taxes after you've finished booking. To claim an exemption, you may be asked to show proof of residency / citizenship at the airport.Tax exemptions and refund information.
Additional Baggage Fee Detail:
http://www.aa.com/i18n/fragments/fees/fees.jsp
Policies: All AAV Package Cancellations without Pre-Departure Protection (PDP) will be subject to the following penalties: • 15 days or more prior to departure, $200 per person + any third party fees • 14 days or less, 100% penalty All AAV Package Cancellations with Pre-Departure Protection (PDP) will be subject to the following penalties. • Prior to scheduled departure, cost of waivers** • After departure, 100% penalty *Cancellations for hotel packages (no air component) must be requested by 11:59 PM (Central Time) the day before check-in for PDP cancellation protection to be valid. After 11:59 PM the day before check-in, the full package becomes non-refundable. ** Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and Grand Pineapple Resorts become non-refundable on the 15 day prior to travel and at that point are not covered by PDP.

If you would like Pre Travel Vacation Waiver ADD $89 pp each (non refundable) to the total and it is paid for with the deposit.
Pre-Departure Protection Waiver For $89.00 purchase travel protection for all travelers in this package.
Change/Cancellation policy:
All changes or revisions made to existing reservations are subject to change fees that vary by destination and dates of travel. Flight, date or hotel changes cannot be made 8 days or less prior to departure. Some packages or portions of packages are non-changeable. Changes in a package including, but not limited to, a change in origin, departure date, destination or hotel room category/configuration are subject to change fees in effect at the time changes are made. If changes involve a change in rate, payment will be required at the time of change. Standard change fees are $50 per person plus third party fees plus change in package price. Within 15 days of travel, the passenger is subject to a $200 per person reissue fee for domestic, Mexico, Latin America and Caribbean packages, $350 per person for all other packages. If no PDP was purchased, name changes made to packages more than 15 days prior to departure may be subject to a $200 per person charge. Name changes are not permitted 15 days or less prior to departure. The standard change fee of $50 per person may be waived in the following circumstances: •Pre-Departure Protection was purchased with the package (see "Changes with Pre-Departure Protection) •A change that results in a higher price in the non-air components of the package •Changes to a return flight during travel are subject to availability, airline contractual agreements and/or additional change fees. AAV will not be liable to pay any compensation or damages if it cancels or in any way changes a trip or package as a result of unusual or unforeseeable circumstances beyond its control, the consequences of which could not have been avoided even with all due care. These include but are not limited to problems with transportation, acts of God, war or threat of war, civil strife, industrial disputes, natural disaster, weather, epidemic or terrorist threat or activity.
Pre-Departure Protection (PDP)
The Pre-Departure Protection, an optional plan that can be purchased, allows you to revise your booking up to and including the 8th day prior to departure or to cancel the booking entirely at any time prior to your originally scheduled departure time, without incurring any revision or cancellation fees. Revisions may be possible within 7 days from travel however third party fees may apply. Please call reservations at 800-321-2121 for more information. PDP does not waive an increase to your vacation package price as a result of a change and any increase in price must be paid for in full at the time the change is made. PDP does not protect against airline flight/schedule changes. However, certain promotional tours, specific room categories and activities that are identified in the booking path as non-refundable or advance purchase are not covered by the PDP. Additionally, if booked on/before March 24, 20.16 Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and Grand Pineapple Resorts become non-refundable on the 15th day prior to travel and will not be covered by PDP at that point, if booking after March 24, 2016 Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and Grand Pineapple Resorts become non-refundable on the 30th day prior to travel and will not be covered by PDP at that point. PDP does not apply to any changes or cancellations once travel has begun.
PDP protects passengers up to 15 days prior to departure for name changes without penalty. Name changes are not permitted 15 days or less prior to departure. PDP does not apply to any changes or cancellations once travel has begun. PDP does not eliminate charges or cancellation fees for no shows. PDP is non-refundable in whole or part.
If one passenger purchases the PDP, it is mandatory for all other passengers (adults and children of any age) booked in the same package to purchase the PDP.
The PDP may only be purchased when the initial reservation is made and may not be added after any payment has been made in relation to the reservation.

PDP payments are non-refundable and non-transferrable
Embargo periods may apply during which the PDP is not applicable. These embargo periods are at the sole discretion of AAV. There may be black out dates that the PDP is not offered.

SOUTHWEST VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
Southwest Vacations Travel Protection is included in your quote. Deduct it if you do not want it. Deposit may be higher without vacation protection. Everyone on the booking must take it to have it and it is paid for with the deposit.
Travel Protection Benefits: Before You Depart Provided by Southwest Vacations
Cancel for Any Reason: Receive a full refund less the cost of Southwest Vacations' Travel Protection coverage and the cost of flights (issued as an airline credit for future travel*).
No Supplier Penalties or Fees: Hotel, rental car or activity penalties or fees will be waived when you make your change or cancellation at any time prior to departure. And, even nonrefundable hotels, rental cars and activities will be refunded to you*.
Hurricane Protection Benefit: If a hurricane affects your city of origin or destination prior to your departure, receive a refund* for your unused vacation.
*Receive a refund to the original form of payment for the full package price less the cost of flights and the Southwest Vacations' Travel Protection coverage. Flights are nonrefundable and will be issued in the form of an airline credit valid for future travel for up to 1 year from original time of purchase. 
Travel Protection Benefits: While You Travel Underwritten by Transamerica Casualty Insurance Company. Baggage protection, Trip interruption or delay reimbursement
Medical coverage...and more!
Worldwide Emergency Assistance: Provided by On Call International
View details here: https://www.archinsurancesolutions.com/coverage/SWV/WWB

APPLE VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
Vacation Protection info and rates click here http://www.applevacations.com/avok/
Terms and conditions click here to view http://www.applevacations.com/ftc/
VACATION EXPRESS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.
Travel Insurance Protection Plan (TIP)
For Air/Land packages: $129.00 per adult and $69.00 per child [age 2-12]
The TIP is underwritten by U.S. Fire Insurance Company and the travel protection coverages are in excess of all other valid and collectible insurance or indemnity, and shall apply only after such other benefits have been paid. Below is a brief description of the benefits included within the TIP. For full details please click on the link at the bottom of this page.
Trip Cancellation
TIP allows you to cancel for any uncovered reason and receive a refund [in a form Tripmate deems appropriate] equal to 75% of the unused non-refundable prepaid expense, less TIP fee, provided that you cancel your trip 48 hours or more before your scheduled trip departure time and that your premium payment is received within 14 days of initial deposit/payment for your trip.
TIP allows you to cancel for any covered reason and receive a refund [in a form Tripmate deems appropriate] equal to 100% of the unused non-refundable prepaid expense, less the TIP fee, provided that your premium payment is received within 14 days of initial deposit/payment for your trip.
Please note: This policy must be purchased within 14 days of deposit date or before final payment is due, whichever occurs first.
Click here for details: https://www.vacationexpress.com/trip-protection/?&ispopup=Y
Terms and conditions click here http://www.vacationexpress.com/terms/?SessID=A:3A3505FB-4A8F-4307-8973-DF42D4B4F8D4

GOGO VACATIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.

Travel Ins. Essentials $196.50, Options $321.54
View Travel ins details here http://www.covermorepartners.com/gogovacations/coverage
Terms & conditions click here http://gogo.b2b.softvoyage.com/cgi-bin/term_condition.cgi?sid=8fd80e2c4b61e7fd253803684bea2814&search_id=5fa1a54a30877f45990e2e37fe15f078&product_choose=HO,R

TRAVEL IMPRESSIONS:
Air once purchased is non refundable, cancellation, change fees apply plus diff in air may apply. No name changes.Terms & Conditions click here http://www.travimp.com/about/terms.html
Vacation Protection click  here for rates and info http://www.travimp.com/newins.html




CRUISE LINES: please review:

For cruise travel departing from/returning to the same US port: Birth certificate (original or official copy NOT a photocopy) and photo ID (driver's license)/Valid Passport is used for travel. NOTE: Passport required for sailings departing from/returning to international ports and if you need to fly to an international port during your cruise or back to the US from an international port. Also needed if visiting an international country before or after your cruise and if going on a shore excursion that crosses by land into another country from a US port during your cruise.

Carnival: cancellation/change policy
http://www.carnival.com/about-carnival/legal-notice/ticket-contract.aspx

Vacation Protection info let me know if you need a quote. It is added to the total and paid for with the deposit or at time added prior to final payment to include the cancel any reason receive up to 75% future cruise credit.

Vacation Protection info
http://www.carnival.com/about-carnival/vacation-protection.aspx

Celebrity:
http://www.celebritycruises.com/media/en_US/pdf/insurance/DofC_CEL_060607.pdf

Royal Caribbean: Cancellation/change policy
http://www.royalcaribbean.com/customersupport/faq/details.do?pagename=frequently_asked_questions&faqId=227&faqSubjectId=323

Travel Protection Info click here http://www.royalcaribbean.com/contentWithGallery.do?pagename=cruise_insurance&cS=NAVBAR&pnav=3&snav=7

Celebrity: Cancellation/change Policy
https://www.celebritycruises.com/company/customer-support/help-and-faqs/pre-cruise/cancellation-policy

Travel Protection Info click here https://www.celebritycruises.com/cruise-insurance

Disney: Vacation protection info https://www.archinsurancesolutions.com/coverage/disney/cruise

Terms and conditions click here https://disneycruise.disney.go.com/contracts-terms-safety/terms-conditions/united-states/


Rate quotes are based on availability, subject to change until booked. Restrictions apply. Not responsible for errors or omissions.

Denise Labrie
Owner, The Creole Poet
281-436-0405 (ofc)
713-560-3284 (cell)
deniselabrie@sbcglobal.net

The Creole Poet is an IATAN accredited travel agency. Denise Labrie US Mail Address 13165 W. Lake Houston Pkwy #422 Houston, TX 77044 Ofc 281.436.0405 Cell 713.560.3284 Fax 281-436-0406. Email deniselabrie@sbcglobal.net Website www.deniselabrie.com