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The 5 most attractive cities

These are the most attractive cities to travellersThe first five are scattered between Asia and Europe.The Global Destination Cities Index 2019, which Mastercard organises on a yearly basis, has just published this year’s ranking of the most attractive cities for tourists. First place goes to Bangkok, which receives 22 million visitors annually. Paris and London hold second and third positions,…
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The Canary Islands strengthen their status as a favourite destination due to new deals

The Canary Islands strengthen their status as a favourite destination due to new dealsAdventure travel, surfing and hiking options raise demandDuring this last quarter of the year, the Canary Islands have emerged as the main destination in the whole of Spain. They therefore maintain their position in the top rankings of tourist destinations for the winter, spring and summer seasons.…
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Greece, one of this year’s most sought-after

Greece, one of this year’s most sought-after In 2018 the number of holidaymakers visiting the country had already increased by almost 11% Uncovering the enchanting charm held by the islands, experiencing the beauty of mythical places such as the Parthenon first-hand, exploring the temple of Zeus, strolling through the dynamic streets around the centre of Athens, visiting the Peloponnese... The…
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The role technology plays in automatic booking systems

“The role technology plays in automatic booking systems.” Technology has become an ally when it comes to automated reservation systems. Immediate response times now a reality, thanks to our investment in it Since new technologies arrived in the tourism sector, the way of working has been completely transformed. Hundreds of possibilities can now be offered to provide instant, quality products…
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Advantages of a tour operator

They say that a long journey begins with the first step. But conceiving the road is no easy matter. Choosing a destination is only the first decision to be taken. After that, comes the purchase of airplane tickets, the reservation of accommodation, finding out how to get from the airport to the hotel, deciding on an itinerary which may include…
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The role of the travel agent today

Every year, more than 1,300 million travellers all over the world pack their suitcases to enjoy well-earned holidays. Many of them are looking forward to disconnecting from their daily routines to explore new destinations and to live unique experiences in a journey which has been dreamt about for a greater part of the year. And the key to fulfilling these…
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¿How do the millennials travel?

They are the future generation of consumers, and their likes, habits and needs have their own characteristics.  We are talking of the millennials, the young generation who are already taking up the reins of the market.  Do you want to know how millennials travel?  What they are looking for in their destinations or how far in advance they organise their…
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New technologies, leading the way in the tourism revolution.

Those who have worked in the professional tourism sector for more than a decade have witnessed how new technologies have completely changed the situation.  Now, most of the tourist population is formed by more informed travellers, who want personalised experiences, who use information and communication technologies to find what they want and expect immediate attention from suppliers.    At the same…
Respecting the environment how the hotel chains are facing up to it - jumbotours-jumbo-tours Chronicle

Respecting the environment: how the hotel chains are facing up to it

For some years, hotels which had a fixed objective of environmental sustainability were almost the exception.   Nevertheless, the promise to take care of the environment is becoming more of a priority objective for hotel chains.  Among other reasons is because not only does the customer demand quality and good service, but also that their stay is “clean”, in the feeling…