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New Year, New Hope

Hey All! After a difficult 2020 and 2021, we are here again, hoping against hope to see 2022 as revolution, retrieval and rebirth. The overall tourism industry has lost its glitters during social distancing and still under the clutches of Omicron and other variants knocking at the door. Very unlikely, many changes, we have observed […]

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2021 in evaluation: the air transport industry must bake sustainability into its revolution

By Netpal Travel Bureau In 2021, the air transport industry has been forced to adapt nearly all operations to adhere to rapidly changing regulations and travel requirements, from health status verifications to fluctuating border controls based on virus hotspots and emerging new COVID-19 variants like Omicron. It has also been a year punctuated with extreme […]

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2022: Expected travel trends

By Netpal Travel Bureau Today hotels and other travel-related companies get 60percent of bookings through mobile devices, while 74percent of total revenue will be generated through online sales by 2026. Ranging from user engagement, a broad customer base, multiple revenue streams and lower customer support costs, Booking apps offer many more benefits. In 2020, almost 150 […]

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Omicron triggers alert: Travel doors shut again

By Netpal Travel Bureau ‘Omicron’ the new Covid-19 strain rises with several countries reporting fresh cases. India has also tightened and introduced new guidelines for international passengers, as per the revised order, irrespective of vaccination status. All the travellers arriving to India from ‘at-risk’ countries have to mandatorily undergo COVID-19 testing at the airport on […]

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Booking App offers various benefits

By Netpal Travel Bureau Today hotels and other travel-related companies get 60 percent of bookings through mobile devices, while 74 percent of total revenue will be generated through online sales by 2026. Ranging from user engagement, a broad customer base, multiple revenue streams, and lower customer support costs, Booking apps offer many more benefits. In […]

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Compiled by Sikha Thakur South Seas Island Resort Jeffrey Sacchet has been appointed as the new Director of Food & Beverage for South Seas Island Resort, seemingly adrift off Florida’s Gulf Coast on Captiva Island. In her new role Sacchet, with a diverse background of senior level experience in culinary operations, will oversee and grow […]