Technology

Hotelier now has 7 million followers on social Meliá!

July 30, 2019

Spanish hotel giant Meliá Hotels International now has boosted the scope of its social media activi...

WTTC urges action to develop biometrics

June 25, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has urged aviation industry leaders to support the IAT...

UNWTO and Telefónica team up to help tourism

May 16, 2019

A new partnership has been created to help develop and implement digital entrepreneurship and traini...

Found in Translation

May 15, 2019

Google tests out simultaneous interpretation at the front desk.   “Bonjour, je souhaiterais r...

The technology that hotel guests really want

May 1, 2019

New research has identified the technology that hotel guests really want, with leading travel techno...

Biometric Technology on the Horizon for Resorts

April 16, 2019

Facial recognition and fingerprint scanning may be the future of faster check-ins.   At its mos...

All Finavia airports to be carbon neutral this year

April 9, 2019

Finnish airport operator Finavia is aiming to make all its airports carbon neutral in 2019, one year...

E-visas on the Rise

March 28, 2019

Going digital cuts down on time and paperwork for global travel.   As travelers embrace more di...

Trending guide recommends social media hot-spots

January 10, 2019

Virgin Holidays has launched a unique new Trending Travel Guide – a digital platform that updates ...

UNWTO Tourism Startup finalists announced

December 27, 2018

Finalists for the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition have been unveiled, and all will present the...

Google Price Insights Expand to Hotel Booking

December 13, 2018

The search engine is implementing OTA-like services to aid in trip planning   Google has been r...

Meliá among most influential firms on social media

October 31, 2018

The importance of social media in corporate reputation and business performance in the hotel industr...

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