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As COVID-19 travel restrictions lift, sustainability is top of mind for travellersopens in new window
There’s no doubt that demand for environmentally conscious travel will continue to grow, with Booking.com reporting that already 83 per cent of global travellers think sustainable travel is vital, while 49 per cent think that there aren’t enough sustainable travel options available.
20
Jul
2021
www.theglobeandmail.com
TRAVEL NEWS - LIVE: VACCINATED TRAVELLERS HEAD OFF FOR EUROPE AMID NEW QUARANTINE EXEMPTION RULESopens in new window
According to research from booking.com, 47 per cent of Brits say confusion about the constantly changing status of countries makes it very unlikely that they will holiday abroad this year, with staycations appearing to be front of mind for most travellers. All of the top 10 most searched for destinations for summer are now based in the UK, which is over twice as many as 2020.
20
Jul
2021
www.independent.co.uk
Sustainable travel? Miles to go to make it easier for everyone to travel more sustainablyopens in new window
In perhaps one of the most succinct descriptions of Sustainable Travel, Marianne Gybels, Director of Sustainability, Booking.com, says that it is all about keeping destinations happy and healthy and leaving the places we visit better than how we found them. In a conversation with ETTravelWorld, Gybels explains what sustainability means to the travel company and why it is important.
19
Jul
2021
travel.economictimes.indiatimes.com
GO NZ: Cycling Hokitika's West Coast Wilderness trail, plus wet weather activitiesopens in new window
Hokitika was recently voted Booking.com's Most Welcoming Towns in their Traveller Review Awards.
17
Jul
2021
www.nzherald.co.nz
You Can Have a Sleepover in a Real-life Ice Cream Truckopens in new window
Ice cream lovers, now's your chance to satisfy your sweet tooth in the best popsicle way. In honor of National Ice Cream Day on Sunday, July 18, Booking.com is offering fans the ultimate "Sundae Funday" promotion. The booking website is outfitting a real-life and fully functional ice cream truck for two lucky ice cream lovers to enjoy a sleepover in. The decked out truck will be located in Union Square Park in New York City. The lucky people who win the "gelato-ry" will be given an overnight stay in the truck as well as a very sweet itinerary of ice cream-themed things to do during the stay, including a downtown Manhattan ice cream shop walking tour, tickets to the Museum of Ice Cream, and more.
16
Jul
2021
www.travelandleisure.com

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