Attention travel agents: Americans still love you! American travelers’ overall use of travel agents and desire to use them is up across the board in every generational group. Some 19% of the 2,948 Americans surveyed said they had used a travel agent for at least one vacation in the last 12 months. Source: Hotel Marketing Attention travel agents: Americans still love you!
Airbnb: A glimpse into the future… Only Airbnb’s three founders really know where the company is heading, but listening to them talk and how they describe what they have achieved, it’s not too hard to imagine that there is an idealistic streak to their thinking and, therefore, their actions. Source: Hotel Marketing Airbnb: A glimpse into the future…
Airbnb optimistic on China Airbnb has said it has high hopes for the Chinese market, as a younger generation of travellers starts to embrace the shared economy. Source: Hotel Marketing Airbnb optimistic on China
Americans, Chinese look to UK for travel bargains after Brexit vote U.S. and Chinese online travel sites have reported a jump in queries about UK holidays since Britain voted to leave the European Union last week, a sign that “Brexit” and the resulting dramatic drop in the pound could boost tourism. Source: Hotel Marketing Americans, Chinese look to UK for travel bargains after Brexit vote