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OTAs capture most youth traveller accommodation bookings

OTAs capture most youth traveller accommodation bookings

News Online Travel Agents (OTAs) are gaining more traction with young travellers, but there is still opportunity for hostels to win direct bookings. During the 2018 STAY WYSE Conference in Amsterdam, WYSE Travel Confederation Director General David Chapman presented...
Feeling happy or feeling old? You must be travelling

Feeling happy or feeling old? You must be travelling

News Some say travel is like cheese or wine – it gets better with age. Others say travel is best when you’re young. The question of optimal age for travel was tackled from the perspective of a Millennial and a Boomer in British Airways’ November 2017 edition of The...
Travel + x = Happiness and other early insights from New Horizons

Travel + x = Happiness and other early insights from New Horizons

News Which cities are highly rated by young travellers when it comes to friendliness or overall value? What are the biggest obstacles for youth in need of a visa for travel? WYSTC 2017 delegates will be able to find out during a preview of findings from New Horizons...
Trump and business outlook for youth travel

Trump and business outlook for youth travel

News The youth and student travel industry’s business outlook is pessimistic following the election of Donald Trump as the next president of the Unites States of America, according to results of the WYSE Travel Confederation survey of the industry. Over 60% of...
New WYSE Research Report: Festivals as Youth Tourism Destinations

New WYSE Research Report: Festivals as Youth Tourism Destinations

News Festivals as Youth Tourism Destinations, the latest report from WYSE Travel Confederation, reviews the growing popularity of festivals, with a specific focus on the music festivals market and its youth tourism audience. The Festivals as Youth Tourism Destinations...