Many Europeans planning multiple holidays despite concerns around increasing travel costs

Travel sentiment among Europeans remains strong, with 73% planning to embark on a holiday between June and November 2022 despite various concerns, including high inflation, the Russo-Ukrainian crisis and the ongoing pandemic. Interest in visiting other European destinations (58%) has increased significantly (+7%) since last summer. Notably, 31% of respondents will head to an adjacent […]

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Lybra: The European travel market is finally open for business

Thanks to a general improvement in the health situation, Europe can -albeit, with due caution- begin speaking about a recovery of the travel industry in the region: thanks to the slowdown in infections and the spread of vaccines, European countries are loosening travel restrictions and reopening their borders, according to the Lybra company. In the […]

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ITB Berlin and IPK International: European outbound travel grows by five per cent

Spain has been unable to maintain its strong growth of international visitors of recent years, while Turkey is attracting more holidaymakers again. Greece is also reporting rising visitor numbers. Following a steady decline in the past few years, tour holidays are back in favor with European tourists. Overall, European outbound travel grew by five per […]

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VOLOTEA announces strong growth in Athens

The airline opened its base on May Athens and multiplies by three its passengers in the year, exceeding 300,000 already. Volotea launches new routes to Strasbourg, Dubrovnik and Rhodes for 2019 and will serve Santorini, Heraklion, Mykonos and Venice this winter. A second Boeing 717 will be based in Athens allowing 55 local jobs […]

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As of today, TUI operates as a globally unified brand

In 2015, TUI Group launched its international oneBrand initiative. By October 2017, all major European tour operator brands were rebranded to the global TUI master brand. Whether in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Sweden or – as of today – the UK and Ireland: Customers now book TUI across the board. Erik Friemuth, TUI Group Chief […]

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Italy is the most popular european wedding destination

Tuscany and Venice are popular locations of couples wanting to get married. Italy has become the leading European wedding destination for people who wants to have their big day abroad, and the second in the world after the tropical paradises like Hawaii. Italy, and especially Tuscany, the Amalfi Coast and Venice, are one of the […]

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At the start of March 2016, Forwardkeys released their data on the trends in the German outbound travel market and the bookings that have been made for the year ahead. The data shows a number of interesting trends throughout the four key regions – Europe, the Americas, Africa & Middle East and Asia Pacific. While […]

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Greek Islands among 10 of the best island-hopping tours

Santorini,  Crete, Rhodes, and the picturesque islands of Symi and Mykonos, among the 10 of the best islands! Sailing adds an air of glamour to any adventure: whether hopping onto a swish mega-yacht for a week-long liveaboard or clambering onto a catamaran for a day trip, the romance of setting sail for destinations unknown still […]

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Three Greek islands between the best European islands for family holidays

Three Greek islands, Rhodes, Corfu and Lefkada between the best European islands for family holidays. Hvar, Croatia Hvar is probably Croatia’s most fashionable island destination: everyone from honeymooners to actors flocks here for boutique hotels, seafood and boho-glam nightlife. But the island is big and varied enough to absorb families with kids, too. The Adriatic is […]

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