PLAZA TRAVEL ENCINO, CA USA
We’ve asked 12 travel agents to give us quick, short responses to the following 15 random and fun questions. See a response in each 2017 issue of THOR Advantage!
TRAVEL AGENT PROFILE:
Name: Danna Lyons
Title: Entertainment/Production Agent
Travel Agency Name: Plaza Travel
Travel Agency Location: Encino, CA USA
Number of Years in the Travel Industry: 32
Specialty: Entertainment & Production
In the past year, how many vacations have you taken outside of the country?
I have just taken one vacation to Chile and Brazil this past year.
What’s the one food you could never bring yourself to eat?
I could never eat intestines.
Have you ever visited a UNESCO World Heritage Site?
I have not been able to visit any UNESCO World Heritage Sites yet.
Which celebrity chef would you most like to fix you a meal?
I would love to have Morimoto cook for me.
What is the best travel perk you’ve received from a loyalty program?
The best travel perks I’ve received from a loyalty program are free hotel nights.
While on vacation, what is the most ‘extreme’ thing that you have done?
The most extreme thing I’ve done on a vacation is bungee jumping.
Which individual would you most want to meet in person: Richard Branson, Elon Musk, Oprah Winfrey or Bill Gates?
I would like to meet Richard Branson.
Which is your favorite travel app on your mobile phone?
Yes, I have used travel apps on my phone.
My favorite is TripCase.
What hotel lobby feature has been your favorite so far?
The best lobby feature I’ve seen so far is a huge aquarium.
If you could travel back in time, what year would you travel to?
I would travel back to 1991.
If you could go to any city in the world to experience the history, people and culture, where would you go?
I would love to go to Bali.
Would you rather win an Olympic medal, an Academy Award or the Nobel Peace Prize?
I would rather win an Olympic medal.
What one packing tip would you share with clients?
I tell my [female] clients that they can never pack enough bikinis!
What’s the first thing you do when you get home from a trip?
When I get home from a trip, the first thing I do is unpack.
If you could shop for free at one store, which one would you choose?
I would choose to shop for free at a Ferrari dealership!
“The most extreme thing I’ve done on a vacation is bungee jumping.”