The level of international travel sentiment of 5 key Asian markets

In parallel with determining domestic tourism as a pioneering and sustainable solution, the reopening of international tourism will accelerate the recovery journey and help Vietnam’s tourism industry “get back to its old self” to thrive on the bounce back. However, to attract international travelers in general, and neighboring Asian travelers in particular to Vietnam safely…

Building a resilient travel and tourism industry in the post-COVID-19 world through technological solutions

Emerging technologies transformed the travel and tourism businesses in the last three decades, as the internet became available to the masses and a wide variety of booking and informational e-platforms and other digital solutions emerged. Before the pandemic, solutions and initials of digital transformation in travel businesses such as contact tracing, contactless technologies, insurtech, etc.,…

Luxury travelers are spending more, prioritizing experience and sustainability

Despite huge impacts of the pandemic after 2 years, luxury travel still can emerge. Luxury tourists prioritize experience over price, are willing to pay more and care more about sustainability, as Virtuoso and GlobalData said in their latest reports. Virtuoso, the global network of travel agencies specializing in luxury and experiential travel, conducted a survey…

Emirates continues its sustainable journey with Bustanica farm

Along with the global trend, clean, sustainable and healthy food is increasingly appearing in people’s meals. In the tourism industry, hotel restaurants, airlines, cruises,… keep upgrading their menus with dishes using clean ingredients. Emirates also focuses on the culinary experience of passengers during flights, so it recently invested in a large-scale hydroponic farm called Bustanica.…

The “openness” of entry requirements toward international travelers of countries in Southeast Asia

Vietnam and other countries in Southeast Asia are “waking up” when international tourism activities are gradually resumed after two years of the frozen statement due to the tremendous impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Besides setting the willingness to reopen the door to international tourism, the tourism industry recently has paid high attention to the “openness”…