Germany confirmed as number one source market for European destinations Study by the European Travel Commission and shared with ITB Berlin provides information on the most important source markets for tourism to Europe
Global companies are seeing a dramatic shift away from the classical employment model of hiring full-time employees to work a typical 9 to 5 hour shift to a new collaborative, transparent, technology-enabled approach. This 'open talent economy' approach is outlined in report launched today by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL).
BridgeStreet Global Hospitality released the results of a worldwide survey of more than 640 recent guests at the Serviced Apartments Summit this year, revealing an overwhelmingly positive sentiment toward blending business travel with leisure, dubbed 'bleisure.'
The high cost of travel may be getting higher these days while consumers find themselves paying extra for items that were formerly included. Hotels across the country are raking in the cash by charging for amenities and services that may not even be used by patrons, seeing revenues nearly double in the past ten years by charging fees.
The average price paid for a hotel room around the world rose by four percent during the first six months of 2014, when compared with the same period in 2013 as the overall economic recovery gathered greater momentum.
International tourist arrivals grew by 4.6% in the first half of 2014 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Destinations worldwide received some 517 million international tourists between January and June 2014, 22 million more than in the same period of 2013.
Worldwide, shopping tours play an important part on one in three holidays spent abroad. It is not just travellers from Asia who go on extensive shopping tours. South Americans also enjoy the shopping opportunities at their travel destinations more than others.
Soho is the most expensive London district in which for travelers to stay. Thats according to the latest survey from CheapRooms.co.uk, which compared Londons various neighborhoods based on their cost of lodging.
Expedia.com is the Online Travel Service Brand of the Year; Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air Continue to Lead among Airlines and the Highest Ranked Hotels include Omni Hotels & Resorts, Marriott Hotels, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites and Americas Best Value Inn