NUREMBURG, GERMANY, 28 April 2017: In a 17-country online survey conducted by market research specialist GfK, well over half (59%) of people say they prefer a vacation "where I relax and take it easy". Just 35% preferred an active holiday...
ANN ARBOR, MICH, US, 26 April 2017: Passenger satisfaction is up compared to a year ago, but airlines remain in the bottom third of industries tracked by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). As the legacy airlines lower their fares...
NEEDHAM, MASS, US, 26 April 2017: TripAdvisor launched its first-ever mobile Check-Index, Tuesday, that reveals travellers' and locals' most frequented hotels, restaurants and attractions in major world tourism destinations. The study was based TripAdvisor's massive databank of mobile check-in information. "Our...
BANGKOK, 25 April 2017: Four of Myanmar’s beach destinations are emerging as contenders in Asia’s search for the next exotic tropical getaway spot, according to the latest C9 Hotelworks report. According to research released in C9 Hotelworks' Ngapali Beach Tourism...
SINGAPORE, 11 April 2017: Two Thai airlines were honoured by TripAdvisor’s inaugural Travellers’ Choice awards for airlines in the Asia-Pacific regional, low-cost category. THAI Smile was declared the favourite carrier in the category followed by Bangkok Airways in second place. Indigo...
CALABASAS, CALIFORNIA, 10 April 2017: CheapAir.com released details, Friday, of its latest Annual Airfare Study, which crunched 921 million airfares from 2.9 million trips to find the best and worst times to buy an airline ticket. For the second consecutive...
BANGKOK, 7 April 2017: Japan ranked as the top destination for Thai travellers in 2016 according to Hotels.com's latest Hotel Price Index (HPI). Released Tuesday, the index reported that Thai travellers spent 10% more when travelling to Japan and South...
BANGKOK, 4 April 2017: Collective foreign tourist arrivals to 39 Asia Pacific destinations will grow by 5.9% over 2016 and add around 35 million additional foreign arrivals in 2017, according to Pacific Asia Travel Association’s latest forecast for the...
BANGKOK, 3 April 2017: Chiang Mai’s tourism market has undergone a transformation that is now tapping a new base of travellers seeking authentic Thai experiences. Last year, over 4.6 million arrivals at the city’s international gateway thrust the destination into...
BANGKOK, 31 March 2017: Thai hoteliers should tap research and booking trends reported by online travel agencies to help them improve market share and build new business. That’s the advice from Expedia, an online travel agency that believes its booking...