11 June 2020
The likes of Airbnb, Expedia Group’s Vrbo and Booking Holdings have all experienced a recent spike in domestic bookings in rural areas. Would-be travellers have been confined to their homes...
21 May 2020
International travel prospects remain distant due to Covid-19 restrictions. Domestic tourism is much more of a likely prospect and the popularity of rural areas that are close to home will...
7 May 2020
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky called the pandemic 'the most harrowing crisis of our lifetime' in an email to employees, as he stated that Airbnb’s revenue in 2020 is projected to...
17 April 2020
The lodging industry is still at a critical stage in China, but guest numbers that have been at rock bottom in previous months are starting to show the first signs...
9 April 2020
Eco-lodges and accommodation types that are focused on environmental sustainability may experience an uptick in occupancy rates when the impact of Covid-19 lessens. The main contributor to this potential trend...
2 April 2020
Thailand as a tourism destination has been severely struck. The tourism-reliant destination took a hit from the onset due to the Chinese Government suspending air transportation on January 23. Chinese...
20 March 2020
Spain is heavily reliant on tourism, thus making the lodging industry a vital contributor to the national economy. According to WTTC, Travel & Tourism is the largest sector in Spain in...
5 March 2020
News that Turkey is granting visa exemptions for 11 countries, including the UK, is exactly the kind of action needed to rebuild tourism in the country. Turkey experienced a decline...
27 February 2020
Consumers from the Asia-Pacific and Middle East and Africa regions are significantly more likely to use price comparison websites
18 February 2020
As regulations increase and profit decreases, the heyday of Airbnb may be over. A $322m loss in the nine months to September 2019 compared to a $200m profit in the...