The Global Sustainable Tourism Council and Planet Happiness sign an agreement recognizing the value of host well-being in destination sustainability
The awards recognise 43 destinations around the world selected by an algorithm primarily measured by year-over-year increase in positive TripAdvisor traveller review ratings for accommodations, restaurants and attractions, and increase in booking interest.
The Mekong Initiative for Startup Tourism (MIST) is matching startup teams with international mentors, market opportunities and investors.
London takes out the top spot in travellers’ choice destinations, moving up five spots from last year.
This week’s book of the week – Marketing Innovations for Sustainable Destinations is a collection of groundbreaking and stimulating chapters that explore innovative marketing operations, interactions and experiences, illustrating how each contributes to the sustainable development of destinations.
Luxury travel up-and-coming destinations also include United Arab Emirates, African Safaris, Iceland and Antarctica; European river cruises top all luxury travel international destinations.
Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions in destinations worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period.
Hotels.com has released data from its Hotel Price Index that highlights the most popular destinations of the past year.
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