Tourism Australia taps immersive tech to attract travelers Tourism Australia is trying to attract prospective travelers via its content platform, which offers a “try before you buy” experience that leverages virtual reality (VR) and 360-degree images. Source: Hotel Marketing Tourism Australia taps immersive tech to attract travelers
Americans love ordering Pizza on Facebook The cutthroat U.S. restaurant industry is getting increasingly aggressive about technology, enlisting Facebook and Amazon.com in their race to make it easier for customers to order and pay for their food. Source: Hotel Marketing Americans love ordering Pizza on Facebook
Hotel CEOs cautiously optimistic about corporate travel While domestic RevPAR was up for most major US hotel companies in the second quarter, it wasn’t quite as high as you might expect given the current economic indicators. The second quarter was also, generally, still weak in the areas of corporate and group travel. Source: Hotel Marketing Hotel CEOs cautiously optimistic about corporate travel
Who is the APAC traveler and what do they want? Amadeus released what it touts to be its most comprehensive study to date – “Amadeus Journey of Me Insights: What Asia Pacific Travelers Want” – a data-driven look at the world’s largest travel market, Asia Pacific. Source: Hotel Marketing Who is the APAC traveler and what do they want?