How to Start a Travel Agency

Up and Running

Are you seeking a loan or investment from an angel investor or venture capital firm? From personal funds to venture capital funding, it’s all a possibility. Don Halbert, owner of Costa Rica Vacations, also funded his travel agency through venture capital.

Scaling is Hard, Case Study: TripAdvisor

Seeing Both Sides

This is a company that took $4 million of invested capital to build a company now worth over $4 billion. I remember last year settling into the booth of a café deep in the rainforest in Costa Rica and looking up to see a placard on the table begging for a positive TripAdvisor review.