‘Ego travel’ – your guide to the narcissistic heart of modern holidaying Millennials have replaced the sun, sea and sex of the Club 18-30 holiday with Insta-friendly trips featuring toad licking and ayurvedic smoothies. Have you become one of them? Source: Hotel Marketing ‘Ego travel’ – your guide to the narcissistic heart of modern holidaying
Why airline credit cards have an enduring appeal Even as competition intensifies for big-spending cardholders with rewards lust in their hearts, spending on the Delta Amex cards rose at a compound annual growth rate of 12 percent from 2013 through 2017. Source: Hotel Marketing Why airline credit cards have an enduring appeal
Moving the global travel industry forward Over the past two years, travel start-ups raised a cumulative US$30 billion in funding – almost totaling the amount raised over the past 10 years. The potential for one of these companies to completely change industry dynamics is likely not a matter of if, but a matter of when. Source: Hotel Marketing Moving the global travel industry forward
Has Travelport’s GDS business fallen too far behind? Travelport has slowly but consistently lost market share since 2006. Initially, Amadeus was the primary beneficiary, but more recently both Sabre and Amadeus have been benefiting from Travelport’s decline. Source: Hotel Marketing Has Travelport’s GDS business fallen too far behind?