Top

Category: Travel


Travel

3 steps to plan your dream vacation without drowning in debt

February 24, 2020

Via: CNBC

Vacations offer a short-lived thrill. Any debt you rack up to cover the cost can last for years. Americans spend an average of $1,979 on summer getaways, according to data from personal finance site Bankrate.com. While using plastic can help […]


Travel

Coronavirus fears are battering the $2.5 trillion trade show industry

February 21, 2020

Via: CNBC

The coronavirus outbreak has caused the cancellation or postponement of more than 24 exhibitions and conferences worldwide, hammering the $2.5 trillion trade show industry and foreshadowing more pain to come. Since the COVID-19 virus emerged in China in late December, […]


Travel

How Google Flights is shaking up the travel Industry

February 17, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

The internet is littered with the bodies of companies unable to adapt when Big Tech moved to offer a service for free. Possibly the most famous example in tech history remains Microsoft’s decision in 1996 to give away its browser […]


Travel

The Coronavirus stalls travel beyond China

February 14, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

According to ForwardKeys, one of the world’s leading travel analytics company, the travel setback caused by the Coronavirus outbreak has now spread beyond China, with other parts of the Asia Pacific region experiencing a 10.5% slowdown in outbound travel bookings […]


Travel

What Will the Vacation Rental Industry Look Like in 2020?

February 12, 2020

Via: Hotel News Resource

Research has found that the more people use Airbnb, the less likely they would book an ordinary hotel. In fact, in 2020, vacation rentals will possibly topple the hotel industry! Here are some trends that we think you need to […]


Travel

Local, global travel firms join fight against coronavirus outbreak

February 7, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

In an effort to prevent the infectious disease from spreading further at home and abroad, medical teams from cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chongqing have gathered in Wuhan to help. Local hotels have voluntarily been offering free accommodation […]


Travel

What’s Wrong at Tripadvisor?

February 6, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

Tripadvisor recently laid off well over 200 employees to reboot its once-market-darling Experiences business as part of a wider reorganization. The company’s share price has basically been in free fall since the summer of 2014 when it reached $110 per […]


Travel

2020 Portrait of American International Travelers™ Survey Shows No Sign of Travel Slow Down

January 30, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

The United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) and travel-focused, integrated marketing agency MMGY Global, have partnered to conduct the 2020 Portrait of the American International Traveler Survey™, which captures the underlying motivations and future intentions that influence travelers’ behavior. According […]


Travel

Coronavirus: US companies restricting China travel as outbreak spreads

January 22, 2020

Via: CNBC

General Motors, Ford and other U.S. companies have started restricting employee travel to Wuhan, China, as an outbreak of a flu-like coronavirus that has killed at least 17 people spreads throughout Asia. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and […]


Hotels, Travel

Travel Distance and Hotel Service Satisfaction: An Inverted U-shaped Relationship

January 20, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

Tourism marketers and hotel managers should take account of the distances people travel and offer them different packages, according to Dr Sangwon Park of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and his […]