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Travel news

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

02 August 2018

A third of UK travellers have made the conscious decision not to fly on their holiday in the last three years, according to new research from comparison site GoCompare.

31 July 2018

Asian cities were some of the most visited in 2017 by international travellers, according to GlobalData, with seven of the top 10 most visited being in the continent.

30 July 2018

Thomas Cook, a UK-based travel agent, has announced that it is going to stop selling trips to animal attractions that keep orcas in captivity.

27 July 2018

The Spanish foreign ministry has launched a new mobile phone app that sends out real time advisories for specific countries to citizens who are travelling there.

New alcohol awareness passenger campaign
27 July 2018

In the UK, travel retailers, airports and airlines have joined forces to launch a passenger campaign on the consequences of irresponsible drinking when travelling.

26 July 2018

The greatest threat to business travellers is road travel, according to experts at Collinson.

Facebook causes holiday envy
25 July 2018

New research published in the Journal of Travel Research has found that seeing other people’s holiday photos online leads to negative emotions.

Thomas Cook India has announced the signing of a three-year agreement with Seoul Tourism.
24 July 2018

Thomas Cook India has announced the signing of a three-year agreement with Seoul Tourism.

20 July 2018

A new report from Google and KPMG has predicted that inbound traveller numbers will reach 12.8 million by the year 2022, driven by the high potential markets that Indian online travel agencies will continue to evolve.

17 July 2018

The Spanish holiday destination of Palma, located on Mallorca, has decided to take action against the tourists taking over the island, rallying against what they have deemed the ‘tourism of excesses’.

16 July 2018

Cairns Airport in Australia was forced to evacuate its domestic terminal after a passenger set off an alarm trying to re-board a plane.