NEEDHAM, MASS US, 20 April 2017: TripAdvisor announced, Wednesday, that it has crossed the 500 million reviews and opinions milestone. The popular travel planning and booking site and app now posts 290 pieces of content every minute of every day. The...
DALLAS, 28 January 2021: With new stricter guidelines on international travel going into effect this week to curb the spread of Covid-19, one thing is for sure; we are left with the uncertainty of pandemic travel planning...
LONDON, 17 March 2021: WTTC President & CEO, Gloria Guevara welcomed news of what she called an incredible stimulus package handed to the travel and tourism businesses across the US that promises a much-needed boost while the...
BELLEVUE, Washington, USA, 30 October 2017: Rogue bookings, or business travellers booking outside of their travel programme parameters, remain a major issue for companies, a recent study* by Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group. While 60% of...
ALEXANDRIA, USA, 14 September 2020: Leading travel and aviation industry groups in the US have called on the government to take coordinated and deliberate action to reopen international travel markets safely. Leading the call for action Global...
BANGKOK, 6 March 2017: A tit-for-tat policy maybe emerging between Europe and the Trump administration over a simmering dispute over visa-free travel. In the latest round of sparring, the European Parliament says it will take a tough line with Washington...
WASHINGTON, 29, 2021: Talk about creative marketing; here is one that requires governments to buy half the aircraft seats on domestic flights to enable safe social distancing in the cabin, says FlyersRights.org. But whatever the government...
ORLANDO, 23 February 2017: Cruise bookings through Tourico Holidays increased 37% in 2016 year-on-year with an 8% increase in average transaction size. The major growth in the wholesaler’s cruise sector was driven primarily by outbound bookings from the US, which...
NEW YORK, 19 July 2017: The latest research from Booking.com reveals 46% of travellers believe the first 24 hours of a vacation sets the tone for the rest of the trip. While 'traditional' activities like unpacking bags (63%) and exploring accommodation...
HONG KONG, 10 August 2017: Hotel Santiago opened last week under Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group's management following the group’s announcement in May. Formerly the Grand Hyatt Santiago, the property will undergo an extensive room and public area renovation, the first...