Kate, heavens forbid I was not sugguesting that agents have a Phd on the
What ever knowledge that they have . it may be bais towards their commission etc. But for a novice that is a starting point.
The way you can use them:
1) Air port pick/drop off.
2) Subsidise accomodation.
3) Free luch/dinners.
4) Free visits to site
5) Free knowledge of towns villages around.
6) The sensation of being drivern around in the wrong side of the Road.
7) This tongue & cheek, but absolutely true, two female friends of mine were taken to poll dance club by the agent ( not a male pole dance)