Los franceses gastan una media de 2.277 € para sus vacaciones

Market trends/Destination news: The French spend an average of €2,277 for their holidays Tripadvisor publishes the results of its annual TripBarometer study, conducted by the Ipsos MORI Institute among 21,500 travellers worldwide, including 2,254 French. They were asked about their habits before and during their stay. While 17% of travellers worldwide book their stay each […]

Thomas Cook se convierte en el único propietario de todas las acciones de ITC Travel Investments

Thomas Cook bought all the shares of the «Intourist» Thomas Cook has become the sole owner of all shares of ITC Travel Investments (Russian tour operator «Intourist»). “The deal is the next step in position strengthening of one of the world tourism leaders in our market,” the press service of Intourist commented. «Aturis-tour» can not […]

El grupo Lufthansa se mantiene como número uno en Europa

Market News Travel fair CMT starts in Stuttgart: The holiday fair CMT in Stuttgart is starting on Satursay this week. Until 20th January, more than 2100 exhibitors from tourism and leisure will present themselves at the Stuttgart exhibition center. Travel destinations from all over the world as well as novelties for camping and caravanning are […]

El nivel de reservas en Francia aumenta significativamente para 2019

Market trends/Destination news: Jean-Pierre Mas (EDV): «The level of bookings is increasing significantly for 2019!» «2019 is looking good«! Jean-Pierre Mas, President of Entreprises du Voyage, is optimistic. However, he did not lower his guard: IATA, Bercy, over-tourism… the points of vigilance are numerous. «Consolidation is accelerating in France. I see this in a positive […]

Cambio de tendencia en mayores de 50 años, quienes buscan vacaciones de aventura

Travellers and travel agents Travel Weekly, 9 January 2019, ‘Seismic shift’ in over-50s seeking adventure holidays Saga is seeing a “seismic shift” in older people seeking luxury holidays combining off-the-beaten track adventure. New research reveals that over-50s are more likely to opt for destinations such as Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan, with the hope of a more […]

Aigle Azur duplica vuelos en la ruta París-Moscú

Aeroflot will increase the number of flights between Moscow and Phuket Aeroflot intends to increase the flight frequency from Moscow to Phuket from 10 to 12 flights per week for the winter season. Rostourism excluded «Zhemchuzhnaya Reka» from the tour operators’ register Travel company «Zhemchuzhnaya Reka» was excluded from the tour operators register by Rostourism […]

Thomas Cook incorpora los hoteles de Expedia en su oferta para Alemania

Tour Operator news Cook launches Expedia hotel partnership in Germany: As reported by fvw, Thomas Cook Germany is expanding its portfolio of bookable hotels by 20,000 for 2019, including the first 1,500 properties through the group’s partnership with Expedia. Tour operator brands Neckermann Reisen, Thomas Cook Signature and Öger Tours are offering more than 3,000 […]

Fram abre sus ventas para el próximo verano

Tour operator news: Fram opens its sales for next summer A total of 24 Framissima clubs in Spain, Greece, Morocco, Tunisia, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Cuba are already bookable for the summer of 2019, including several new ones such as the Zita Beach 4* in Djerba (from €390) and the Allegro Isora 4* in […]

Tenerife estrena en octubre una nueva ruta directa regular con Copenhague operada por SAS

La conexión se realizará los domingos desde Tenerife Sur  La compañía aérea SAS conectará Tenerife con Copenhague a partir del 29 de octubre. La nueva ruta, que operará desde el aeropuerto Tenerife Sur, tendrá una frecuencia semanal todos los domingos. El presidente del Cabildo, Carlos Alonso, califica de “muy buena noticia” esta nueva conexión aérea […]