SPANISH TOURISM AT A STANDSTILL, NEW STRATEGIES AND MODELS NEEDED

A change in the business model may be possible to endure, but Spanish tourism businesses are running with little to no liquidity in an economy heavily affected by COVID-19. ...

HOTEL REFUNDS: EXPEDIA AND BOOKING.COM CHANGED THE RULES

Wayne M. Gore -
English hoteliers have accused online travel agents (OTA) and in particular Booking.com of "behaving appallingly" by changing the terms and conditions so that bookings, including those that were non-r ...

AMAZON TOURISM TECHNOLOGY: THE (RE) CONQUEST OF TRAVEL INDUSTRY

Amazon is stepping up investments, particularly in the development of technology solutions, and expanding its strategic partnerships with leading online travel agencies to strengthen its footprint in ...

TRAVEL PATTERNS ACROSS GERMAN-SPEAKING MARKETS IN 2022

Joe McClain -
The short trip portal “kurz-mal-weg” has analyzed its booking data for the new year of 2022. The results of the evaluation provide insights into the booking behavior as well as travel patterns among t ...

TOURISM IN GERMANY CONTINUES TO GET BETTER

Kevin Eagan -
In September 2021, domestic and foreign guests booked 45.3 million overnight stays in German accommodation facilities. As the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reports after preliminary results, t ...