Join the network

Learn why aspiring and experienced travel advisors choose Pickles Travel Network as their host.

Run your travel business like an expert with a selection of the best tools, software, and resources available in the industry.

Get VIP access to best-in-class suppliers through our partnership with Virtuoso®, the world's leading luxury travel network.

Build a strong foundation with access to our live group coaching and our training library hosted by industry experts, suppliers, and coaches.

a note from the network

Welcome to Pickles Travel Network! We’re so glad you’re here, and we can’t wait to meet you.

While our agents specialize in luxury travel, there’s nothing prickly or pretentious about us. In the world of travel, luxury means getting access to the best amenities, expecting personalized, 5-star service, and feeling like your every request is anticipated before you even have to ask. Pickles Travel Network was designed to parallel this experience in how we host our agents.

We give our members access to the best tools and resources available, putting them at an instant advantage as an advisor in the travel industry. Our mission is to make sure every one of our members gets personalized attention and timely support.

And above all, we understand what it takes to start and scale a successful travel business because we’ve done it ourselves. Our goal is to give you everything you need before you even have to ask. Whether you’re learning the ropes, looking for the right suppliers, starting to build a team, or finding the right professionals to guide your business as you grow, you’ll find everything here that you need to succeed. 

What makes us different from other hosts?

Pickles Travel Network

Other host agencies

Pickles Travel Network:

You choose your commission split up to 90%*

Other hosts:

Revenue-based commission splits or sales minimums.

Pickles Travel Network:

Keep 100% of your planning fees**

Other hosts:

Share your planning fees with your host.

Pickles Travel Network:

Build your own brand. Grow your own business.

Other hosts:

Work under your host’s branding or agency name.

Pickles Travel Network:

Get access to live group coaching and our training library.

Other hosts:

Learn the ropes of the travel industry on your own.

Pickles Travel Network:

Connect with other advisors in our private Facebook group.

Other hosts:

Navigate the travel industry on your own.

Pickles Travel Network:

Grow your team freely by adding your own subagents.

Other hosts:

Be limited to the team setup allowed by your host.

Pickles Travel Network:

Get support from real people for whatever you need.

Other hosts:

Get lost in the shuffle of thousands of agents.

Pickles Travel Network is 5-star Host Agency

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What does it mean to be a Virtuoso Luxury Travel Advisor?

As an affiliate of Pickles Travel Network, you will be a Virtuoso Luxury Travel Advisor with access to high-quality leads and access to Virtuoso members-only benefits.

Virtuoso is the leading global luxury travel network. It is a family comprised of the best luxury travel agencies and elite partners in the world. Supporting more than 20,000 travel agents, this network is built on trust, collaboration, and sincere friendship. Virtuoso offers benefits designed to up-level your business with top-notch training, marketing resources, technology, high-rated events, your own private label site, and networking gigs around the world.

Our network

Partner with the best suppliers and affiliates in the industry.

The travel industry is all about relationships. When you become an agent with Pickles Travel Network, not only will you get access to our best-in-class systems and platforms, but you can register with any of our 2,000+ preferred suppliers. Explore a few of our favorites below.

Hotels & Resorts

Accor Group

Anantara Hotels & Resorts


Baillie Lodges

Banyan Group

Barriere Hotel Group

Belmond Hotels

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts

Canaves Collection


EOS Hospitality


Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

Hilton Worldwide

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts

IHG Hotels and Resorts

Jumeirah Hotels

Langham Hotels & Resorts

Loews Hotels & Co.

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Marriott International

Meliá Hotels International

Noble House Hotels & Resorts

Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Red Carnation Hotel Collection

Regent Hotels & Resorts

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World

Taj Hotels

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World

The Peninsula

The Ritz-Carlton Hotels

Virgin Hotels Collection

and more…

Cruise Lines


American Cruise Lines

Aqua Expeditions

Atlas Ocean Voyages

Australis Cruises

Avalon Waterways


Celebrity Cruises

Crystal Cruises

Cunard Line

Disney Cruise Lines

Explora Journeys

Holland America Line


Lindblad Expeditions

Norwegian Cruises

Oceania Cruises

Paul Gauguin Cruises

PONANT Yacht Cruises

Princess Cruises

Quark Expeditions

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Ritz Carlton Yacht Collection

Royal Caribbean International

Seabourn Cruise Lines

SeaDream Yacht Club

Silversea Cruises

Star Clippers

Tauck World Discovery

UnCruise Adventures

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises

Virgin Voyages

Windstar Cruises

and more…

Tour Operators

Abercrombie & Kent

Alpine Adventures

Avanti Destinations


Blue Parallel

CIE Tours International

Classic Vacations


Condor Travel

Context Travel

Delta Vacations



Family Twist

G Adventures

Globus Family of Brands

Inside Japan

Insight Vacations

Island Destinations


Ker and Downy

Luxury Gold

Namu Travels

Pleasant Holidays 



Travel 2

Travel Impressions

Ultimate Jet Vacations

United Vacations

Universal Parks & Resorts

Way 2 Go Tours

and more…

Meet the Team

Our team is dedicated to your success.

Stephanie Pickles

Founder + President

Baz Pickles

Vice President

Jacquelyne Corral

Director of Agency Operations

Brittany Lister

Director of Partner Relations

Allison Hall-Smith

Director of Professional Development

Tabitha Long

Director of Financial Accounts

Eliseo Rangel

Relationship Manager

Apply to join the network...

Does it sound like Pickles Travel Network is the right fit for you? Apply today to speak with our team and learn more!

Digital Brochure

Want more information? Download our Digital Brochure to learn more about our partners, pricing, and membership requirements.

*Not available for residents in Hawaii.

**Agents are responsible for checking state laws before charging planning fees.

Thank You for Your Interest!

Click below to download your digital brochure. A copy will be emailed to you as well. 

IATA | CLIA Membership

PTN IATAN code: 45769253

PTN CLIA number: 00032299

When you enroll with suppliers, you must use PTN’s codes to receive a commission from us. Want to sign up for your own CLIA or IATA numbers for exclusive travel benefits? See below.

Get your own IATA/IATAN ID Card:


The IATA/IATAN ID Card is the industry-standard credential to identify bona fide travel professionals. Key benefits include access to concessionary incentives from industry suppliers. Just added, the IATA MemberPerks program provides cardholders with daily savings at over 300,000 merchants across North America.

To be eligible, you must be registered with IATAN under PTN’s IATA number 45769253, working a minimum of 20 hours per week and earning a minimum of $5,000 per annum in commissions. You’ll need to send PTN a support ticket asking for approval. Once approved, we will send you a PRIN # to allow you to register with IATAN and ask for an ID card.

Get your own CLIA EMBARK ID:


Obtain a CLIA EMBARC ID for travel discounts and FAM (Familiarization) trips. Join CLIA as an Individual Agent Member, under Pickles Travel Network CLIA #00032299.

Once you’ve registered, submit a support ticket to let us know, and we will approve your registration.