THE ADAM'S ADVANTAGE
1. ADAM'S EXPRESS TRAVEL CORPORATION
is a travel and tour company established in 1985 by travel professionals with now combined experience of more than 218 years. Its founder and prime mover, MAMERTO BANATIN, is a respected and very active leader in the Philippine travel circles.
2. Since its inception, the company has dynamically grown thru visionary direction, creative innovation of tour and travel itineraries, pioneering of new tour packages and destinations and above all personalized service.
It’s enviable progress is attributable to quality of services and products, sound finances and REPEAT BUSINESS. It has always aimed to be a role model for other firms. The average in years of its 25 men staff is 14 years!
3. Recognition was given by the Department of Tourism and the Philippine Convention and Visitors Corporation (PCVC) when Adams Express Travel was given two awards during the 1st Kalakbay Awards in 1989 as:
1. “The Tour Operator with the Best Festival Packages”
2. “In recognition of its active support and contribution to domestic tourism, consistent focus and development and promotion of ingenious and creative tour packages”.
Adams has received numerous awards since then.
4.Its scope of operation is nationwide, networking as a wholesaler with throughout the Philippines.
It is global as it has alliances with reputable tour operators, hotels, resorts, etc. around the world. It has a high standing with the embassies.
5.On corporate culture, professionalism and know how, teamwork, passion and innovation are its hallmarks.
An official of the U.S. Embassy noted Adams’ workforce are lengthily in its service. An index of high production is the biggest number of familiarization invitations Adams receives yearly. Yearly, since 1994 it has served the World Jurist and International Law Associations, the Rotary and Lions and the Divine Mercy delegations to international congresses.
It had promoted International events such as Expo’s, festivals and other special events. Oberammergau, the Floariade (Horticulture Expo), Semana Santa in Sevilla, the canonizations of St. JoseMari Escriva, Juan Diego, St. Candida de Jesus, St. Faustina and St. Pedro Calungsodand the beatification of Mother Theresa, Pope John Paul, The Shanghai Expo, Floral Expo in Kunming, China, World Youth Day and Octoberfest, Germany. It serviced the Couples for Christ in 2011. Two hundred fifty six in all as their leader summed; “Adam’s Underpromised But Overdelivered”. Such that they repeated for the 2012 Marian and Holyland pilgrimages. It pioneered in promoting:
• Best of Europe
• Cradles of Civilization
• Holyland, Jordan and Egypt
• Eastern Europe
• Marian Pilgrimage with Santiago de Compostela or Padre Pio
• Romantic Europe
• Nile River Cruise
• Dubai/ Abu Dhabi
• Nepal, Bhutan and Bangkok
• Sri Lanka, Southern India and Maldives
• Cherry Blossoms in Japan
• Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan & Bangkok
• Myanmar & Bangkok
• South America
• South Africa
• Macau & Hongkong
• Peru & Mexico
• Vietnam, Cambodia w/ Halong Bay
• Bangkok the Royal Way
• Baltic, Russia & Poland
• Bali, Borobudur, Bandung & Jakarta
• Greece & Turkey w/ Santorini
• Zhangjiajie & Guangshow
• New Zealand & Sydney
• U.S. West Coast & East Coast
• Ukraine, Bulgaria, Romania & Macedonia
• Gran Brittania
• Scandinavia & Russia
• Beijing, Shanghai & Xian
• Singapore & Malaysia
• Iceland & Scandinavia
Scope and Services
ADAMS EXPRESS TRAVEL puts emphasis on the clients’ requirements such that its tour products are mostly custom-built following its motto “Serving Lifetime Memories”. Its services encompass a wide range.
> SPECIAL LOW PLANE FARES
> EXPERT VISA ASSISTANCE
> PASSPORT, IMMIGRATION & OTHER DOCUMENTATION SERVICES
> CONVENTION DELEGATION TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS
> ITINERARY PLANNING & TRAVEL COUNSELING
> BUSINESS TRAVEL
> HOTEL & TRANSPORT RESERVATIONS
> TRADE MISSIONS AND FAIR EXHIBITIONS
> AIRPORT DEPARTURE & ARRIVAL TRANSFERS
> FESTIVAL TOURS AND SPECIAL INTEREST TOURS
> SCHOOL EXCURSIONS
Adam’s offers quality travel for individual or small group travelers, whether they are going on a business trip or enjoying as a family. Lowest fare and selected accommodation awaits! This is Adam’s forte: personalized comfort to its clients...
WHY JOIN AN ADAMS TOUR:
> Adams is the travel firm with the biggest repeat business.
>It’s multi awarded for Excellence.
>Most of its business is through word of mouth.
>Since 1985, it has pioneered in developing worthy destinations.
>It focuses on quality and price above the others.
>It’s fond of giving bonuses, surprises and ways that make the travellers enjoy.
>Not only does it specialize on pilgrimage tours to the most sacred holy sites but also offer a wide range of touristic tours around the world.
>It sees to it that the choice of hotels, guides and restaurants are top.
>It educates travellers so they’re well rounded on history, culture and arts and cuisine.
>It has been in operation for 30 years without a major complaint.
>Shopping is guided so travellers can save.
>It gathers chaplains who may be not well known nationally but are chosen for their inspiration, leadership and wonderful personalities.
>Group tours are timed with vacation days.
>It chooses airlines with big liberal baggage allowance, convenient time and lower price.
>It emphasizes security.
>All itineraries are well researched.
>It has a Discount Sales Program.
>At the end, it conducts evaluation so that Adams can always improve.
>It’s all-around progressiveness – To Excel above the rest.
Adam's Historical Timeline
Some of our clientele:
Former Chief Justice Hilario Davide and several justices of the Supreme Court
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales
Cardinal Gaudencio Rosales
Archbishop Socrates Villegas
Bishop Honesto Ongtioco Dolphy and family Sister Eppie Brasil
“The best sites with the best service at the best price!”
-Mrs. Rene (Dulce) Sagisag-
-Rev. Fr. Vic Robles-
Rector Emeritus, Nat’l Shrine of Divine Mercy
“Travel without worry. Leave it to Adams. The most trusted travel agency in the Philippines!”
-Chito Bertol, Pres. & Gen. Mgr.-
Manila Seedling Bank Environmental Center
“Adams Express Travel is excellent ,everything including food, full stomach always”
– Mrs. Corazon Manalo
Holyland, Jordan & Egypt
“It has been a fruitful and fulfilling experience despite the hectic schedule. Adams travel did a remarkable job to the satisfaction of its clients. Kudos! More power”
-Mrs. Sylvia Agudelo
Marian Pilgrimage – Best of Europe
“All is good for me. Adams is well organized, enjoyed places that they selected. Escort is very caring and always attends to our needs”
-Mrs. Ruby Ramirez
Turkey and Greece
“This was one of the best moments in my life. Thank you for all the memories”
-Ms. Joy Libang
The Balkans & Transylvania
“Everything went well, I enjoyed this trip, will definitely recommend Adams to my friends”
-Ms. Violeta Umayaw
“I truly enjoyed this trip, we have met wonderful people. Excellent all the way!”
-Ms. Cora Biglang Awa
Morocco ,Portugal and Spain
“Love the food and Accommodation, love the local guide, very knowledgeable”
– Ms. Roselin Dumayas
“Everything was great, especially the safari, I enjoyed it a lot, food were excellent!”
– Mrs. Elizabeth Concepcion