Travel agents are often granted discounts from hotels, cruise lines, tour companies, etc.
Hotels, cruise lines, tour companies, etc. will offer heavily discounted or even complimentary trips to travel agents so they can familiarize themselves with the product being sold.
The More You Travel, The More You Succeed:
Imagine a job where the more you travel and jet-set around the world, the more you’ll succeed in your career
As a travel agent, you can deduct travel as a business expense, as long as the trip’s purpose was directly related to your job.