Protests in France Disrupting Travel Industry

Protests in France Disrupting Travel Industry

Travelers planning a trip to France should be ready for massive impacts on the travel industry as strikes and protests continue to break out across the country. According to Sky News, trains around the nation were at a standstill and officials at…

New Research Examines the Value of the Human Experience in Hospitality

New Research Examines the Value of the Human Experience in Hospitality

The team at Deloitte Digital has developed a new tool—the Values Compass—to shed light on how hotel brands can harness the power of human experiences to boost revenue and brand loyalty. The Values Compass measures what truly motivates human feelings—which influence 80…

Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups

Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups

Air New Zealand trials EDIBLE vanilla-flavoured coffee cups (and they double as dessert bowls) The cups are made by innovative New Zealand company ‘twiice’ Air New Zealand serves more than eight million cups of coffee each year The edible cup trial backs up…

Revealed: The cities with the highest tourist-to-local ratios

Revealed: The cities with the highest tourist-to-local ratios

Revealed: The cities with the highest tourist-to-local ratios – and it’s Miami that’s top with 1,641 visitors to every 100 residents, Edinburgh is fourth and London 14th Researchers analysed international tourist arrivals in cities and compared this with population data Top-ranked Miami…

Ryanair Blames 737 Max Delays For Cutting Flights, Jobs

Ryanair Blames 737 Max Delays For Cutting Flights, Jobs

The real reason airlines want you to go by trainSomething rather funny is happening in the world of travel, airlines want you to go by train. Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.Buzz60 Is overtourism a concern in well known tourist destinationsCNN’s Richard…

Whatever your views on privatisation, Virgin Trains was a perfect lesson in how to successfully run a railway

Whatever your views on privatisation, Virgin Trains was a perfect lesson in how to successfully run a railway

As a spin-off from a music business, Virgin Atlantic seemed a fairly wacky idea. But there was at least something rock’n’roll about the Upper Class “bubble” on Mr (as he was then) Richard Branson’s transatlantic airline. As a spin-off from a music…

The 10 best cities to live in as an expat

The 10 best cities to live in as an expat

Asian cities are the best places to be an expat, according to a new ranking. Taipei in Taiwan topped Internations’ 2019 Expat City Ranking, which analysed 82 cities worldwide on factors such as quality of life, ease of getting settled, work life, finance…