Social media is ‘at the centre of changing travel trends’ and super apps that offer a ‘one-stop-shop for travellers’ are on the way

In the era of modern marketing, social media is at the “centre of changing travel trends,” explains Mieke De Schepper, executive vice president for online…..

One in three UK business travellers are travelling less because of currency volatility; while Brexit uncertainty is also impacting business travel across Continental Europe

Business travellers have a significant impact on local economies around the world, but economic and political volatility is impacting the rate of travel in Europe,…..

US leisure travellers are open to innovation; ride and home sharing not seen as innovative as seat-back screens, WiFi and Concorde

Innovation is a key aspect of the travel buying process, but the definition of what is seen as innovative is very subjective, and has become…..

Amadeus reveals the five advancements that are shaping the future online travel landscape in Asia Pacific

In today’s fast-paced digital environment, online travel players are facing pressure from multiple fronts – from travellers, to suppliers, to new players – underlining the…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest technology and industry 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…..

Spontaneity in travel is the path to a ‘happier and more content’ life

Whether we are travelling on business or pleasure, or a mix of both, the key to enjoyment is spontaneity, new research has claimed. This may…..

Travel is an experience and the activities market in the US now has an estimated worth of USD34 billion

Travel suppliers take note – the travel activities market is one of the fastest growing in the US, according to new research from global travel…..

Targeting UK millennials? New insight shows they will take and spend more on leisure trips during 2019 in spite of the clouds over Brexit

The UK millennial outbound market is a key target for foreign destinations – whether they are travelling for business or leisure. In what are positive…..

International tourist arrivals this decade are growing even faster than first predicted

We are bombarded with statistics about the growth of travel and tourism. Despite many global economic tremors – whether natural disasters, political policy, terrorism or…..

Baby Boomers are increasingly travelling with a smartphone, seeking out authentic experiences and showing more interest in alternative accommodation options

Baby boomers are an important market for the travel sector and account for a significant share of the spend across the industry. The grey nomads…..

BCD Travel says, “Move over, pig: 2019 is the year of the business traveller”

2019 is the year of the pig in the Chinese zodiac—but it’s also the year of the business traveller, says global travel management company BCD…..