American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) is one of the most prominent travel organizations in the world with its Head office in New York city, USA. Absolute China Tours has become its member since 2006. From the very first day of being an ASTA member, we have been committed to Principals of Professional Conducts, Ethics and Continued Enhancement and Improvement of the Travel Industry set forth by ASTA. Below is the official introduction of ASTA on China Absolute Tours International Inc.:
Located in Hangzhou, China, China Absolute Tours International Inc. is one of the leading tour operators accredited by China National Tourism. With 25 years of travel industry experienced staff, the company specializes in FIT and special interest tours as well as conventional leisure vacations. China Absolute Tours strives to offer discounted hotels and services at competitive prices and customizes their services to each client.
President and CEO, James Wang, has been working in the travel industry for the past 30 years and worked with many travel companies such as Gullivers Travel Associates. Wang graduated from Heilongjiang University and served as the elected congressman of the city council and vice chairman of Hangzhou city tourism association in 1990.
Wang and China Absolute Tours have been an ASTA member since 2006 and they hope to gain more knowledge and information about the industry, build better relationships with more travel agents around the world and most importantly gain more opportunities to expand their business.
Wang recommends China for your client's next trip for its rich and diverse culture which differs greatly from the western world in terms of traditions, ethnic folklores, languages and cuisine. He says visitors come to China for its vast and picturesque landscape, 5000-year-old civilization, brilliant and unique culture with a lot to explore.
Photo of James Wang(President & CEO of China Absolute Tours International Inc.) and MS.Cheryl Hudak(Ex-President & CEO of ASTA)
ASTA Membership Certificate of China Absolute Tours International Inc. You can click it for a larger and clearer one
ASTA, short for the American Society of Travel Agents, is the world's largest association of travel professionals. Their members include travel agents and the companies whose products they sell such as tours, cruises, hotels, car rentals, etc. They are the leading advocate for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public.
ASTA, the world's largest travel trade association, commemorated its 75th anniversary in 2006. Since its founding on April 20, 1931 as the American Steamship and Tourist Agents Association, ASTA has remained true to the mission outlined by its founding members.
ASTA's mission is to facilitate the business of selling travel through effective representation, shared knowledge and the enhancement of professionalism. ASTA seeks a retail travel marketplace that is profitable, growing and a rewarding place to work, invest and do business. ASTA and its affiliates now comprise the world's largest and most influential travel trade association with members in 140 countries. As the world's largest travel trade association, their work encompasses every aspect of the travel experience.
ASTA offers many benefits to its members and the traveling public. The majority of ASTA's members are travel agencies. However, travel suppliers, such as airlines, hotels, car rental firms, cruise lines, and tour operators join ASTA. They also have membership categories for students, travel schools, retail travel sellers, and others. ASTA is the organization for anyone related to the travel industry!
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