Travel agencies

Travel agencies diversify in struggle to stay afloat

Travel agency cabins are empty at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, on July 20, 2020 (Yonhap) SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Kang Soon-young, a 49-year-old man who runs a small travel agency in Seoul’s Gangdong District, converted half the office into a laundromat in April 2020, as overseas travel became nearly impossible due […]

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Travel agencies report increase in bookings, but quarantine hotels are holding people back

As travel agencies report a surge in international bookings, experts and travelers alike say Canada’s requirement for quarantine hotels for returning travelers is the main factor preventing people from taking trips. Major Canadian reservation companies like Flight Center and tripcentral.ca have reported a massive month-over-month increase in bookings since April, with Flight Center reporting an […]

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Travel agencies report increase in bookings, but experts say Canada’s COVID-19 quarantine hotels are holding people back

People walk with their luggage outside Toronto Pearson International Airport on February 2, 2021. Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press As travel agencies report the surge in international bookings, experts and travelers alike say Canada’s requirement for quarantine hotels for returning travelers is the main factor preventing people from taking trips. Major Canadian booking agencies […]

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The best summer travel destinations in the United States in 2021 named

The average flight to a popular summer destination costs $ 293.73 Florida, Oklahoma and Texas are home to America’s top summer destinations Michigan and Pennsylvania have the most unpopular summer destinations With the COVID-19 vaccine available to all Americans and the number of daily travelers passing through TSA checkpoints more than 10 times higher than […]

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Greece in the top three international travel destinations for Americans

Credit: Greek journalist Greece is among the top three international travel destinations for Americans for 2022, according to a survey released recently by the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA). According to the findings of its member tour operators on current trends in passenger booking, Italy was named the top international destination for travelers to […]

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Thai Travel Agencies Offer COVID-19 ‘Vaccination Tours’ to US

BANGKOK, May 5 (Reuters) – Travel agencies in Thailand are selling coronavirus “vaccine tours” to the United States, as some wealthy Thais grow impatient while waiting for mass vaccinations that are still a month away. amid the country’s largest outbreak to date. The tours reflect global differences in immunization, with the United States and Britain […]

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Travel will change after the pandemic | Business travel destinations

The question that seems to be on many people’s minds these days: When will travel return to normal? But that’s not the right question. Instead, we should ask ourselves: will travel change after the pandemic? The short answer is yes. The journeys will have a purpose, but the way we perceive them will be different. […]

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The best sustainable travel destinations in Norway

As plans to ease travel restrictions in the event of a pandemic begin to take shape, travel journalists are scrambling to identify emerging travel trends. Once the global travel industry recovers, many believe that sustainable travel will be the number one area of ​​growth. Author Elizabeth Becker told National Geographic she believes consumers are “doubling […]

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The Road to Recovery for Travel Destinations

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s special session on Destination Recovery was held virtually last week, moderated by Travel + Leisure Editor-in-Chief Jacqueline Gifford as well as special guests from Google, Brand USA, Visit California and more. The session, titled “Restart, Adapt and Thrive: The Path to Destination Recovery,” analyzed key elements that the country’s […]