Court blow for Booking.com

The German cartel office has banned Booking.com’s ‘best price’ clause, which forces hoteliers in Germany to offer their lowest rate to the accommodation booking...

HolidayCheck Award 2016: The most popular hotels in Greece

The HolidayCheck Award Hotels 2016 have been decided: 681 hotels in 37 countries can celebrate winning this sought-after tourism audience prize. This is the...

Bumper year forecast for Spanish tourism

Tourists seeking to avoid terror threat head for safety of Spain Bumper year forecast for Spanish tourism as British and Russian holidaymakers shun Tunisia and...

Cruise Lines International Association:Continued Evolution of Cruise Travel Drives Industry Growth

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has today released the 2016 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook, revealing global cruise travel is continuing to grow...

Turmoil in Aegean flight to Tel Aviv

A vocal group of Israeli passengers on an Aegean Airlines flight from Athens to Tel Aviv has forced the cabin crew to remove two...

The WORLD TOURISM FORUM brings tourism leaders together in Antalya

Leaders steering the world tourism came together as part of the World Tourism Forum in Antalya. Figures shaping the global tourism trends discussed topics of...

Turkey tour operator declares insolvency

V.Ö. Travel, the tour operator launched two years ago by veteran Turkey tourism entrepreneur Vural Öger, has declared insolvency and stopped trading. The loss-making company...

Five Hotel Trends for 2016

You just can’t catch a break in the hospitality industry. Even at a time when hotel occupancy rates are soaring in many domestic markets,...

Airtours re-launches with new straplines

Airtours has been re-launched as a value-for-money brand, with the strapline 'Pack More In'. All hotels will be exclusive to Airtours with no cross-over to...

In Numbers: How Airbnb has conquered Paris

If you want to know just how far Airbnb has taken hold in Paris then these numbers tell the story, but they are not...