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Travel news

International travel-related news all in one place – travel trends, traveller statistics, and worldwide issues affecting travel patterns.

maya bay
30 November 2018

Thailand’s Maya Bay, made famous by the film The Beach has made huge strides towards recovery.

thailand airports airplane
29 November 2018

Airports of Thailand (AOT) has reported a 21.7-per-cent increase in full-year net profit on higher revenue from its six airports – despite falling numbers of tourists.

Canada flag
28 November 2018

The Tourism Industry Association of Canada launched its annual conference on 27 November.

Traffic in snow storm
26 November 2018

In the US, weekend holiday travel was disrupted by a winter storm. 

Barcelona
23 November 2018

‘Overworked’ police officers in one of Europe’s most popular destinations, Barcelona, have been handing out fliers to tourists advising them on the best ways not to become a victim of the city’s soaring crime rate.

Thanksgiving dinner
22 November 2018

According to AAA Travel, this Thanksgiving will see record numbers of Americans heading off on trips.

A combination of the European flag and a European map.
19 November 2018

According to Allianz Global Assistance, Europe remains a highly favoured destination for American travellers, with holiday travel to the continent up by more than 20 per cent this year.

The United States of America
13 November 2018

According to the US Travel Association, the last year has seen travel both within and to the US increase, with September marking the 105th consecutive month of growth.

A globe safe in two sets of hands.
12 November 2018

According to Which? Travel, some popular holiday spots in Europe and the US are riskier for travellers than some areas of, for example, the Middle East and North Africa.

A business traveller unpacking
12 November 2018

A new survey by International SOS and Kingston University suggests that business travel can have a considerable negative impact on mental health.

A road in Argentina.
09 November 2018

Delegates from Argentina’s Secretariat of State for Tourism visited London’s World Travel Market event this week, announcing the implementation of a new development strategy to drive sustainable eco-tourism and improve flight connectivity.

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