Coronavirus: The view from the other side – trying to look on the brighter side of life

Infectious disease outbreaks, like the current Coronavirus (COVID-19), can be scary and can affect our mental health. While it is important to stay informed, right…..

Coronavirus: The road is long, with many winding turns, that lead us to (who knows) where, who knows where?

It is now over 50 years since The Hollies released the now globally famous song “He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother” and the lyric, “the…..

Video of the week – Bringing cost-efficiency and transparency to meetings and group bookings in a strategic way

With many of us across the world now in some form of isolation, working from home, even taking on the role of teachers for our…..

Coronavirus statistics snapshot – the number of global air departures scheduled for this week is less than half the level planned at the start of the year

Last week, The Blue Swan Daily reported that number of one-way flights removed during the week commencing 23-Mar-2020 was over 217,000 departures, a -29.6% reduction…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the first of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Iconic Ritz…..

European travellers would be willing to spend more on hotels in return for unbundled ancillaries, with one in three happy to spend up to EUR50

A new online report from Sabre Corporation has urged accommodation owners to improve personalisation and develop a holistic retailing model as its latest research suggests…..

Cost of living survey for 2020 likely to change dramatically following COVID-19

The Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) has just released its 2020 report on the Worldwide Cost of Living but with COVID-19 shutting down much of…..

Industry Intelligence – catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis insights

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Coronavirus: Corporate demand had always rebounded after previous travel slumps, but new sustainability strategies mean there is now a new path

Just as cashflow is the lifeblood of any business, corporate travel is the foundation of the travel and tourism sector. It will always remain a…..