WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA - Pleasant Holidays and its luxury brand, Journese, which eliminated brand change fees for Continental US and Canada land bookings in 2019, today announced the elimination of brand change fees for land vacations to all destinations in their product lines. Zero Brand Change Fees applies to new bookings made by March 31, 2021 for travel any time to Hawaii, Caribbean, Central & South America, Europe, Japan & Asia, Mexico and the South Pacific, including Tahiti, Cook Islands and Fiji for both brands and to Journese-exclusive destinations, including Australia & New Zealand, Maldives, and United Arab Emirates.
“Our new Zero Brand Change Fees encourages travelers to book great vacation deals now, knowing that they can change their vacation up to the time of departure if needed,” said Jack E. Richards, President and CEO. “For even greater peace of mind, travel advisors can include our Cancel-for-Any-Reason Travel Protection Plan coverage, which includes pre-departure travel arrangement and waiver benefits that cover COVID-19 cancellations, non-refundable air and hotel components, price protection, supplier change fees and more; post-departure insurance benefits; and commission protection for the travel advisor and also meets the new visitor health insurance entry requirements for Costa Rica and Turks & Caicos.”
Zero Brand Change Fees is valid on new land vacation bookings made by March 31, 2021 through Pleasant Holidays or Journese for travel any time to destinations outside the Continental US and Canada. The offer does not apply to cruise vacation bookings and any supplier change and/or cancellation fees will still apply for bookings that do not include the Cancel-for-Any-Reason Travel Protection Plan, which is available beginning at just $99 per person for new bookings made through Jan. 31, 2021.