5 Reasons Why Cruises Are Great For Families
5 Reasons Why Cruises Are Great For Families

Have you ever wondered why so many families return home raving about booking their next cruise adventure? Choosing a holiday especially for multi-generational travel can be tough, but cruises are increasingly bridging these differences, thanks to these floating destinations that are decked out with more facilities and fun-packed itineraries than ever before.... READ MORE

SureStay, sure thing for Best Western
SureStay, sure thing for Best Western

Just six years ago, Best Western Hotels & Resorts - Best Western International at the time - used a single brand for its entire portfolio. It since has adopted tiers for Best Western brands and launched four new brands. Now, the company is planning a rapid expansion of its new white label franchise model, SureStay Hotel Group.... READ MORE

Sojern: Family travel on the rise
Sojern: Family travel on the rise

Comparing Q4 to Q3 revealed: Every region saw an increase of three-plus travellers in the fourth quarter, with the exception of the Middle East and Africa, which held steady from previous quarter.... READ MORE

Turning Tables
Turning Tables

No one goes hungry on a cruise ship. Ever. Cruise ships are the quintessential bastion of all-you-can eat buffets, but while they can fill you up, they’re not exactly known for quality.... READ MORE

More fun in the Philippines
More fun in the Philippines

Beyond what is implied by its catchy campaign slogan, “It’s More Fun in the Philippines,” this 7,107-island nation promises an experience that is much more, and enticingly different than any of its neighbours in the South China sea.... READ MORE

Insights from Sojern
Insights from Sojern

Sojern, the world’s leading performance marketing platform for travel brands, has analysed travel behaviour in order to understand travel intent for Q2 2016 and look forward into Q3 and beyond.... READ MORE

Asia Pacific bucks trends for Hawaii
Asia Pacific bucks trends for Hawaii

Following the Q1 2016 Global Travel Insights report that revealed Honolulu as the top five list of long-haul trips for Asia-Pacific travellers, Sojern looked deeper at Asia-Pacific’s interest in Hawaii as a vacation spot in order to understand the major travel trends for the tropical destination.... READ MORE

Planning the spontaneous
Planning the spontaneous

Because my trips involve months of travel, lots of uncertainty and I have only the vaguest notion of when I will be home again, my preparation is different from the traveller who is away a matter of weeks. My trips are a project: I go with the intention of bringing back the experience for a book. This is the opposite of a vacation, which is the pursuit of pleasure.... READ MORE

One for all, all for one in the emirates
One for all, all for one in the emirates

Something of an accidental tourism industry leader, H.E Mohammed Khamis Al Muhairi left his native Dubai to study in the United States, before taking a u-turn to pursue a Masters degree in tourism in Spain.... READ MORE