Amadeus unveils five defining trends for the US group travel and events industry in 2022

Amadeus unveils five defining trends for the US group travel and events industry in 2022 Amadeus and SEPAQ Hotels win “Best Hotel and Lodging Online Campaign”. A recent Amadeus iHotelier®-driven promotions campaign for SEPAQ Hotels took home the “Best Hotel and Lodging Online Campaign” at the 2022 Internet Advertising Competition (IAC). The winning campaign for … Read more

Industry leaders explore long-term trajectory of Middle East travel and tourism at Arabian Travel Market 2022

More than 23,000 visitors attended the 29th edition of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2022, as industry leaders gathered at Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) to share insights into the future of international travel and tourism. “In addition to doubling our visitor numbers year on year, ATM 2022 hosted 1,500 exhibitors and attendees from 150 countries,” … Read more

Who to Watch in Travel and Hospitality: 9 Names You Should Know

An industry filled with diverse talent and innovative thinking, hospitality and travel attracts some of the brightest minds and highest achievers. From operators, consultants and developers to educators, award-winning writers, and bestselling authors, these veterans of the hospitality sector stand out among the pack. 1. Jon Albano, Founder & CEO @LodgingMetrics Recognized as a leading … Read more

Google Takes Another Step Toward Global (Travel) Domination

We cover Google a lot on our blog, mostly because we have been watching its meteoric rise in travel and know that with its rich coffers, innovative culture and role in hotel discovery, its position in hospitality will only continue to grow. In fact, in last year’s Reputation Benchmark Reportwe shared that Google reviews accounted … Read more

International Travel Likely Won’t Rebound Until 2021. What Should Hoteliers Do?

With international travel on hold, hoteliers need to focus on domestic guests. Here are some strategies for winning local guests. In our largest ever global study about travel trends during Covid-19, we discovered that 70.1% of travelers expect to travel domestically when they take their first trip. 49.1% of travelers expect to travel first within … Read more