To help travelers identify the most popular and trending cities this year both domestically and internationally Hotels.com has released data from its Hotel Price Index (HPI®) that highlights the most popular destinations of 2014.
There are some companies that claim they are guest or traveler engagement companies. These companies have developed software platforms or apps to communicate more effectively with the traveler. Their technology enables travelers check in online, purchase upgrades, and supports text messaging capabilities to order amenities while on-property as well as to send post-stay surveys.
Luxury travel is booming: high-price trips are the strongest-growing market segment worldwide, according to ITB Berlin and IPK International The most popular luxury travel destinations in Europe are Germany and Italy Most luxury travellers come from the USA and China
Meredith Hill, travel industry trailblazer and founder and chief executive officer of Global Institute for Travel Entrepreneurs (GIFTE), will keynote Questex Travel Groups Travel Industry Exchange event, which will debut Sept. 15-17 at Disneys Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida.
There was a time when negotiating a job offer was like picking fruit off a tree the benefits and perks were in season and ripe for harvest. The drive was to attract talent with anything that might work to intrigue and hook the candidate (and his spouse). Times were high, and that benefit slice of the full compensation pie was significant and ever tasty.
The Carlson Wagonlit Travel Report report shows travel managers will put more emphasis on data and mobile technology to direct their travel programs in 2015, with a continued focus on cost-saving and traveler engagement. The research highlights the top priority (at 63 percent) is leveraging travel data to build predictive analyses and benchmarks.
Sanya in China has the most highly rated hotels in the world, according to the annual Reputation Ranking released by hotel comparison website trivago.co.uk. While York, Edinburgh and Liverpool are in the top 50, Manchester and Birmingham are ranked near the bottom and London failed to make the list.