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Hemant

Price went up!

It was a bit of a nuisance having to wait until 6 months before my trip - and also the pri... Read more
5 stars

Patricia Jones

Always happy when I call

Never had a hassle. Friendly staff who just bring up my account and we sort a new package ... Read more
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Michael Cowden

Columbus Direct is rated 4 / 5 based on 156 Trustpilot customer reviews.

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