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Grandparents Spend Over £1,000* Extra Looking After Grandchildren in the Summer Break

| July 12, 2016
Grandparents Spend Over £1,000* Extra Looking After Grandchildren in the Summer Break

Europcar research reveals that grandparents go the extra mile to keep grandchildren entertained during the summer holidays 

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Celebration Breaks Drinks Barometer

| May 31, 2016
Celebration Breaks Drinks Barometer

  Forty-five per cent of people on a city break are there for a celebration: London, Paris and Barcelona are their top choices (www.postoffice.co.uk/celebrationdrinks) Drinks cost least in Prague – less than half the price of 10 other top cities Palma offers the cheapest prices for drinks of those surveyed in Western Europe Tallinn, Barcelona […]

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Luxury travel outpaces the rest of the travel industry, new report finds

| May 18, 2016

A new Connections report sponsored by Amadeus looks at luxury travel trends until 2025 to help the travel industry better target and service its fastest-growing segment.

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Offsite meetings valued by employees, imago research reveals

| March 1, 2016
Offsite meetings valued by employees, imago research reveals

  Research into the value of face to face communication showed that employees value offsite meetings compared to those held in-house.

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Travel Buyers Have More Success Negotiating Desired Amenities into Hotel and Ground Transportation Contracts Than Airline Contracts

| February 29, 2016
Travel Buyers Have More Success Negotiating Desired Amenities into Hotel and Ground Transportation Contracts Than Airline Contracts

Travel Buyers Feel Successful in Communicating Travel Policies to Business Travelers

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New Survey from ACTE and the CBOC Shows  Canadian Travel Spend Down by 2.6 Percent for 2016

| February 26, 2016

25 February 2016 Toronto, ON – While an uptick in business travel spending is reflected by a slight majority of companies (39 percent) responding to the ninth annual benchmarking survey conducted by the Association of Corporate Travel Executives and The Conference Board of Canada, a near equal number of firms (34 percent) is citing travel program […]

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More than One Third of U.S. Travelers Plan to Spend More on Vacations in 2016

| January 25, 2016
More than One Third of U.S. Travelers Plan to Spend More on Vacations in 2016

  TripAdvisor® announced the results of the TripBarometer1 study, the world’s largest accommodation and traveler survey, highlighting key travel trends for 2016. Conducted on behalf of TripAdvisor by independent research firm Ipsos,

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Expedia 2015 Hotel Etiquette Study: “Inattentive Parents” and “Hallway Hellraisers” Are the Most Aggravating Hotel Guests

| October 7, 2015

Study examines hotel guest behaviors that most rankle Americans, such as loud revelry, indiscreet romance and drunken hotel bar misbehavior; hidden habits like tipping practices and toiletry-hoarding also observed

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First-Ever Industry-Wide Global LGBT Travel Survey Launched by WTM and Out Now

| May 26, 2015
First-Ever Industry-Wide Global LGBT Travel Survey Launched by WTM and Out Now

For the first time, a global survey is to measure the tourism industry’s attitudes and strategic approaches to the LGBT lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) travel market.

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UK Cities Among the World’s 15 Most Expensive for an Airbnb Property, According to GoEuro’s 2014 Accommodation Price Index

| December 9, 2014
UK Cities Among the World’s 15 Most Expensive for an Airbnb Property, According to GoEuro’s 2014 Accommodation Price Index

BERLIN, December 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As part of the travel price index series, GoEuro.co.uk has compiled an impartial accommodation price index covering 150 cities and over 60,000 properties to understand the effect of new trends in accommodation on the hotel industry. The increasing popularity of Airbnb and continued growth of the hostel industry are […]

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Three quarters of Hong Kong travelers use both online and offline touch points when making travel bookings: GfK

| October 28, 2014

Japan, Australia and Taiwan top three destinations; 80 percent of all trips are at least 4 nights or more

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Tips for hoteliers : What to do about negative hotel evaluations

| July 24, 2014
Tips for hoteliers : What to do about negative hotel evaluations

Nuremberg, 24. July 2014 – Hotel evaluations on the internet are gaining in importance in the final selection of the travel destination.

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Hertz Joins Forces With Expert To Crack The Code For The Perfect Road Trip

| July 15, 2014

– 63% of UK population say they choose road trips to enjoy a sense of freedom and adventure * – Scientific formula helps bring out the fun and adventurous side of your journey

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Survey of more than 54,000 global travellers also reveals London as Europe’s top spot for shopping

| May 27, 2014
Survey of more than 54,000 global travellers also reveals London as Europe’s top spot for shopping

London is the best rated major destination in Europe for shopping and nightlife, the results of the second annual Cities Survey by TripAdvisor have revealed. However, London fared less well when assessed on the helpfulness of its locals – ranking a lowly 32 out of the 37 tourist destinations featured.

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Bungee Jumping, Taking a Safari and Flying First Class: Survey Reveals Game Plan for #Travel Bucket Lists #ttot

| May 14, 2014
Bungee Jumping, Taking a Safari and Flying First Class: Survey Reveals Game Plan for #Travel Bucket Lists #ttot

SpringHill Suites by Marriott’s fifth annual travel attitude survey reveals that Americans are looking to step outside of their comfort zones to achieve their travel bucket lists. According to the survey, conducted by Kelton Global, 48 percent say vacationing to see new places is important to them.

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Expedia “High Fliers Survey” Reveals Inside Tips on Travel Heading into the Summer: Best/Worst Airports, Best/Worst Food & Drink, Top Destinations and More

| May 11, 2014

Dallas/Fort Worth a Rising Airport Star; LAX Ranked as Worst for Food & Beverage; Atlanta Beloved and Loathed in Equal Measure BELLEVUE, Wash. /PRNewswire/ — Expedia.com, the world’s largest full-service travel site*, recently asked more than 6,000 of the company’s most frequent travelers for their perspective on business and leisure travel just in time for […]

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American Express #Travel Survey Reveals Demand for Summer 2014 is Up, But So Are Costs | #ttot

| May 8, 2014

London, Paris and Rome still Top Picks; Brazil and Santorini Emerge as Popular Destinations NEW YORK — American Express Travel recently surveyed a group of its experts – nearly 300 travel counselors –

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Hotel Benchmark Reveals Bangkok as Best Value Major City

| October 24, 2013
Hotel Benchmark Reveals Bangkok as Best Value Major City

24th October 2013 JacTravel, the UK-based B2B wholesaler best known for its extensive range of hotels online and inbound travel services,

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Hoteliers concerned about the long-term impact of discounting on brand

| October 23, 2013

81% of hoteliers discount more than five years ago

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Highest ever tourist spend one year on from the Olympics

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Overseas visitor spending up by 23% compared to July 2012

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TagungsBarometer Köln 2012 study: Five per cent increase in the number of events; medical and pharmaceutical industry organizes the greatest number of events in Cologne

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

COLOGNE. According to the results of the latest TagungsBarometer Köln study, a total of 45,069 events were held in Cologne in 2012, attracting 3.38 million participants.

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Germans are travelling more often

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Germans are as keen on travel as ever – almost 50 per cent plan a second trip besides their main annual holiday – according to the latest ADAC Reisemonitor survey Italy and Austria have become increasingly popular for extra breaks

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Is 52C Where You Want To Be? Aisle or Window? British Airways Unveils Latest Trends

| April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Is 52C Where You Want To Be? Aisle or Window? British Airways Unveils Latest Trends

New research from British Airways has uncovered some distinct patterns when it comes to where people prefer to sit on a plane.

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United States Small Business Friendliness

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thumbtack.com, in partnership with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, has released the results from the second annual Thumbtack.com Small Business Survey.

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GBTA Forecasts a Return To Double Digit Growth for Brazil’s Business Travel Spend In 2013

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
GBTA Forecasts a Return To Double Digit Growth for Brazil’s Business Travel Spend In 2013

Brazil Currently Ranks 8th in the Business Travel Global Index

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Time is money – HRG survey reveals journey time more valuable to business travellers than cost

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Time is money – HRG survey reveals journey time more valuable to business travellers than cost

Three is the magic number, according to Hogg Robinson Group (HRG), the international corporate services company, when corporates are choosing whether to travel by air or rail.  

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U.S. Total Online Travel Spending Up 9 Percent to $103 Billion in 2012, Led by Air Travel

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Southwest, Expedia and Marriott Led Respective Travel Sub-Categories in 2012 Web Page Views

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Hertz study finds the average Brit will travel 887 miles to be with their loved one on February 14th

| February 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

LONDON, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ), the world’s largest general car use brand, has revealed that the average Briton is prepared to travel 887 miles to be with their loved one this Valentine’s Day – far enough to cover a trip from London to Rome.

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New ETC-UNWTO Study “Understanding Chinese Outbound Tourism – What the Chinese Blogosphere is saying about Europe”

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Brussels, 17 January 2013 The European Travel Commission (ETC) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) have just published a ‘netnographic’ study Understanding Chinese Outbound Tourism – What the Chinese Blogosphere is Saying About Europe. 

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World sees a more welcoming Britain

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
World sees a more welcoming Britain

– 63% of respondents now want to visit, with 75% looking to go beyond London –

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London Hotel Forecast 2013

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
London Hotel Forecast 2013

Leading global city has seen recent record breaking performances and unlikely to be held back for long by softer trading in 2013.

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PwC – European cities’ hotel forecast 2013

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
PwC – European cities’ hotel forecast 2013

Slower growth in 2013, with no cities expected to report double digit growth Paris tops the rankings for fullest, most expensive and highest RevPAR in 2013 London will see negative growth but will still enjoy high absolute trading and profitability levels

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U.S. Travelers Share Trip Experiences in Real Time

| January 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

From slideshows and postcards to online travel reviews and social networking posts, travelers have always found a way to share their travel experiences. But U.S. travelers are increasingly using social networks to post about their trips as they travel, according to a new PhoCusWright report.

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Orbitz 2012 year in review lists most-booked destinations, busiest travel weeks and most popular vacation activities

| January 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Orbitz 2012 year in review lists most-booked destinations, busiest travel weeks and most popular vacation activities

2012 was a year of milestone events domestically and internationally that helped set the tone for travel in 2013. New Orleans,

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BRIC tourists shop 30% more than other markets in average…

| December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
BRIC tourists shop 30% more than other markets in average…

BRIC tourists shop 30% more than other markets in average…

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EU Hotel Prices at their cheapest in 2012

| December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
EU Hotel Prices at their cheapest in 2012

This month sees hotel prices decrease to their cheapest throughout 2012, based on the 50 most popular European cities on trivago. An overnight stay in December will now cost an average of £84. Hotel prices were at their highest in May,

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The Secret Pilot: 21 air travel truths revealed

| November 22, 2012 | 0 Comments
The Secret Pilot: 21 air travel truths revealed

Skyscanner reveals the shocking truth behind 21 of the most hotly debated air travel mysteries. Are all pilots rich? Can you get sucked down a toilet? And what is rule 240? Everything you wanted to know about air travel but were too afraid to ask.  1. Is it true that you get drunk quicker on a plane? […]

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Single male 30-something? You’re the perfect passenger!

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments
Single male 30-something? You’re the perfect passenger!

A survey of more than 700 international cabin crew members, from 85 countries by Skyscanner has revealed their perfect airline passenger, and it’s a surprising result. The perfect passenger according to cabin crew is male; he travels alone for pleasure rather than business and he’s in his 30s. And, sorry Beckham but he’s not a celebrity, or […]

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How Many Times Do You Go Back Before You Buy? Holiday Hypermarket Investigates

| October 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

-Research suggests customers are more comfortable shopping around, and in the future they’ll be able to do it in 3D- How much research do you do before purchasing a holiday? This can be the most important step before packing your bags, booking leave from work or finding pet sitters – and according to Holiday Hypermarket, […]

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AIPC Global Survey: Progress in the Face of Adversity

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

With three years of extensive input from AIPC members all over the world and a new approach that enabled a comparison of both regional perspectives on key issues with those held by the global group as a whole, the AIPC Annual Member Survey has delivered a highly detailed insight into convention centre issues and prospects […]

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