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Travel giant Booking.com riding the wave of emerging trends in travel industryopens in new window
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic causing a whirlwind of emerging trends in the travel industry, Ritu Mehrotra, Regional Manager - South Asia, Booking.com, said after the second quarter of the current financial year, the platform saw a rising interest among travellers as the festive season approached. Founded in 1996 in Amsterdam, Booking.com is one of the largest online travel platforms in the world, which provides a host of services, including lodging reservations, travel products, etc. At Booking.com, the team has been propagating “safe travels” as a priority, as India is doing a brilliant job in vaccinating its citizens and taking other measures.
18
Nov
2021
yourstory.com
Booking.com launches Travel Sustainable Badgeopens in new window
Booking.com has launched the Travel Sustainable badge, a credible, globally relevant sustainability measure that will provide highly coveted information to travellers all over the world looking to make more sustainable travel choices. The badge is available to any kind of property that has implemented a combination of sustainable practices that meet the requisite impact threshold for their destination. Designed to be applicable to a wide range of property types, from apartments, B&Bs and holiday homes to hotels, resorts and even treehouses, and adaptable to local realities and considerations, the initiative is a first of its kind in the industry. The goal of the badge is to make credible recognition of impactful sustainability efforts attainable for more properties worldwide and to provide travellers with a transparent, consistent and easy-to-understand way to identify a wider range of more sustainable stays, no matter where they want to travel.
17
Nov
2021
www.traveldailymedia.com
Check Out These Amazing Black Friday Travel Deals For 2021opens in new window
Booking.com will be having its biggest Black Friday sale ever offering hundreds of amazing discounts on the most popular destinations for American travelers. To search for Black Friday Deals, visit the official Black Friday Deal Page which will go live starting on November 18th. all of which will have a Black Friday badge, starting on November 18. Black Friday Deals will become bookable during the two-week shopping period of November 18 – December 1 for travel through June 30, 2022.
16
Nov
2021
www.traveloffpath.com
7 predictions for Kiwi travel in 2022opens in new window
After more than 18 months of travel restrictions for New Zealanders, there’s no denying the excitement of our eventual return to travel in 2022 – and after months of lockdown for Aucklanders in particular, it can’t come sooner. In recent travel predictions, Booking.com reveals a renewed sense of optimism among Kiwi travellers keen to embrace the new normal and return to exploring the world in the year ahead.
16
Nov
2021
www.unomagazine.co.nz
Travel sector offers greener, more sustainable optionsopens in new window
Booking.com’s 2021 Sustainable Travel Survey, released in June, describes current times as a “watershed moment” for both the industry and travellers.
16
Nov
2021
www.theglobeandmail.com

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