A travel agent which says it has appointed administrators but is still registered to trade has become the centre of customer anger in recent weeks.
Afterpay has inked a deal that will see it move into a new vertical, offering millennials pay-now-travel-later holiday options.
Labor will outlaw pay parity contracts for motel and hotel owners if it wins the next election, but the marketing dominance of OTAs remains unaddressed.
Current owners are likely to benefit from the impacts of short-term letting platforms, but prospective owners and tenants may be disadvantaged.
Emerging Technology, Tourism
As travellers seek new and novel experiences, combining virtual reality with real-world experiences may become a common feature of tourism in the future.
Calls are growing for the ACCC to act as hotel and motel owners express serious concerns about the impact of online travel booking platforms on the local industry.
Dick Smith has slammed online travel agencies for “exploiting and extorting” hotel and motel owners.
The rising number of Chinese students studying winemaking in South Australia is expected to increase further following a university partnership.
For many people digital communication now trumps natural conversations. But a corrective to this addiction has emerged: the digital detox holiday.
Imagine if cyber criminals shut down the baggage system at a major airport. A new report says this scenario could soon be reality.