Hotel prices are on the rise in Barcelona and Sydney in Feb-2019, but Auckland and Rio de Janeiro see big year-on-year drops

Average hotel prices have increased in Feb-2019 compared to Jan-2019 at most of the cities listed on the trivago Hotel Price Index (tHPI), reported monthly…..

Star Alliance is partnering with Skyscanner to deliver multi-carrier itineraries

Global airline grouping Star Alliance has partnered with travel search engine Skyscanner to allow travellers visiting its website to search for flights, view airfares and…..

Video of the week: An overview of LCC development In Latin America

The Latin American aviation sector has been facing some challenges of late, but some stability is now helping the industry to grow, and the LCC…..

Carlson Wagonlit Travel becomes just CWT in support of its intent to be a global leader in digital business travel

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a well recognised name in the world of corporate travel, is to be known simply as CWT, as the three-letter classification that…..

It has been debated for many years, but new report provides evidence that timing really does matter when it comes to booking travel

Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), in collaboration with Expedia Group has released a new report that suggests timing matters most when booking travel. The fifth annual…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest Technology and Trend insights

Find it hard to keep track with all the latest insights into business trends, new products and technology advancements in the travel sector? The Blue Swan…..

Country Insight: #88 – Maldives

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Vietnamese carriers will have to overcome stiff North Asian competition if they launch services to the US

Vietnam has secured a Category 1 safety rating from the United States of America (USA) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), enabling Vietnamese airlines to serve the…..

Travel buyers are seemingly not yet convinced on the influence of next generation technology

According to new Business Travel Show research, travel buyers are yet to be convinced by next generation technology. Approximately one fifth of the 134 European…..

Central and Eastern Europe records largest growth in global airline capacity as industry kicks-off year with strong seat growth

Global aviation capacity increased 5.2% year-on-year in January, new research from The Blue Swan Daily reveals. The annual growth (versus Jan-2018) is slightly ahead of…..