George Duffy

778 932 0028

Do You Live in the Country?

Do you live away from a major airport? Canada's big and a lot of us don't have easy access to international airports. Air travel gets a little more complicated for you but, if you love that winter get away, or have a yen to travel abroad, don't let the challenge of the first part of the trip deter you.
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Reality Check: Why Travel Agents Still Alive and Well After All These Years

People once thought that the internet would make travel agents obsolete. Certainly, travel agencies have changed, and many agents now work remotely instead of in a store. But ironically, because of the internet, the job of advising people on best travel choices for value and security has only gotten more important, for many reasons.
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Love the Taste of Travel?

Whet your appetite for travel with some stirring ideas from Intrepid.
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Arenas del Mar, Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica is well visited and famous for its capuchin monkeys, three towed sloths and some of the prettiest beaches in the country. Nearby is also one of the most beautiful, high end boutique hotels in Costa Rica. But it's much more than just a pretty place. The hotel is operated according to the highest standards of sustainability.
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Slow Tours and Slow Food: What's the Connection?

slow food university

I'm a sampler of foods when I travel and when I learned about the slow food concept, it struck a chord with me. Food, culture, travel and people are a divine mix and it reminded me of one night in Tortuguero, Costa Rica.
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To Take a Tour or Not

I've spent the majority of my career in tourism selling tours and I have found that most people like tours once they try them. A lot of people think tours are too constraining or too programmed, but that is really a concept that needs to be updated to the 21st century.
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George Duffy

Vernon, British Columbia

Contact Number:
778 932 0028


About George:

Have you ever seen the show, Midnight Diner on Netflix? It's a small shop in Tokyo where the chef says "I will make anything you want to eat as long as I have the ingredients". That's exactly what I do for you  in travel.

Contact George

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  • phone 778 932 0028
  • email george.duffy@fcitravel.ca
  • web flightcentreindependent.ca/GeorgeDuffy
  • address Vernon, British Columbia, Canada