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Cruise industry to dig out customer relationship

By Netpal Travel Bureau The cruise industry is reasonable with growing fleets. After passengers had to drive back and cancel trips during COVID-19, its demand has never been great. Cruise lines sail to many similar destinations where the cabins are remarkably alike. The new competitive differentiator is the customer experience of the entire customer journey […]

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‘How smart phones will change your travel plans in 2020’

By Anandi Don’t get surprised if we tell you 85percent of the international tourists have a mobile device with them while travelling (eHotelier). Or did you know 76percent of the travellers believe their smartphone is the most important travel companion (Openkey)? According to Hotels.com, 42percent of the travellers globally have booked a hotel on a mobile […]

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Aviation sector prospers, strategic investment on growth

Compiled by Satyaki Dutta Aviation industry is functioning as a dynamic sector in the recent times, with a direct and major impact on the travel and tourism industry on the whole. Preventing the stagnation in the sector, especially by developing the technological aspects is the need of the day. With the target-specific goals, the sector […]

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Skyscanner launches Road Trips, new beta travel planner

By Netpal Travel Bureau Skyscanner’s booking services personalised engine for sightseeing and activities signed a deal with Inspirock, the personalised itinerary platform. Including optimal routes, hotels, car rentals and an enjoyment itinerary, the travellers can plan their perfect road trip. Presently, domestic travel searches make up 43 per cent of global searches on Skyscanner. With […]

Destination

Forget a trip to Mauritius. Own a villa in the paradise island instead

By Netpal Travel Bureau Longing for a vacation to Mauritius? Instead how it is if possessing a villa in the paradise island? Sounds lucrative, right? Mauritius is trying to attract potential international homebuyers to their island. The country launched its Integrated Resort Scheme in the early 2000s where foreign investors can legally own property on […]

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Trade FAM trip in Thanjavu, Tamil Nadu

Delaire, the tourism representation company, embarked its first FAM triprecently with seven travel agentsto Svatma in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadufor 3 daysand 2 nights. Within the property, the travel trade experienced early morning yoga, Vedic chanting, Carnatic music concert, delicious food and spa treatment. To get a feel of its pure culture and heritage, they also […]

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African tourism market brims with international tourists

After a short period of sluggish tourist influx from worldwide, the tourism market is returning to its growth phase. Among the companies eyeing for a large chunk of the success-pie, Africa Incoming, the destination management company is bound for success. Its main target is ‘to motivate people to travel to this beautiful continent called AFRICA,’ […]

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Sustainability path: green economy movement face challenges

By Alejandro Ríos, Director, Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium The impact of environmental degradation brought forth by human actions done in the name of progress over decades has given rise to a new socio-economic development paradigm. It highlights the need to equally promote social equality, environmental sustainability and economic stability – all of which are closely […]

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10 Travel Tips for Every Solo Traveller

By Maitri People traveling in groups or with their families rarely come out of their comfort zone to hit the road alone. But these days solo travel has become the most exciting and emancipating experience that a nomad can have in their lifetime. Nevertheless, if you are still confused to take up your first solo […]

Wellness Tourism

Wellness Tourism: India, the next best destination post-COVID-19!

By Netpal Travel Bureau India has been a medical tourism destination for more than a decade now, hence lot of people come to India every year for their treatment. Due to the advancement in Technologies and Genetic Sciences India has managed to manufacture its vaccination to defeat the pandemic instead of importing it from other […]