Introduction Millennials are often misconstrued. Though a frequently used word, not everyone in the travel industry is aware of what the word specifically describes and what makes them a different segment altogether. Unfortunately, like them or hate them, you cannot ignore the fact that rise of millennial travellers is definitely not a fad. The penchant … More How Travel Agents can Woo Millennial Travelers – The Segment that is Reshaping the Industry
As simple as the name sounds, pop-culture (popular culture) tourism is one of the most diverse concepts in the contemporary tourism dictionary. The role of pop-culture in molding a destination’s image is almost like an autonomous travel agent. However, studies and researchers have found that the destination image induced by pop-culture has a positive impact … More A Guide to Pop-Culture Tourism and Why it generates Millions of Dollars in Revenue each year
Introduction to Wellness Tourism It is aptly said that ‘Health is wealth’, and people around the world are realizing this fact. With the rise of umpteen number of health issues, be it cardiac ailments, diabetes, mental health disorders, stress, insomnia and so many others, a lot of people out there have begun listening to their bodies and are … More Are you leveraging the 500 Billion Dollar Wellness Tourism Market yet?
Travel patterns over the last few years have changed tremendously. The traveler of the 21st century is very keen on niche travel experiences. They are willing to spend a handsome amount of money to travel to far off destinations to get experiences that may be unique to those destinations. There are many emerging trends in the tourism industry that travel … More Culinary Tourism : A Huge Opportunity for Travel Agents
Whether you are a budding travel agent or have an established agency, the most basic requisite for your business is a competitive inventory of flights, hotels, rental cars, cruise and vacation packages that you can sell to your customers. Joining affiliate programs of reputed travel companies not only helps you provide your customers with a wide range … More 8 Affiliate Programs that offer great Commissions to Travel Agents
Associations in general work towards the advantage of the industry as a whole which they represent. So being a member of these associations means that your business is sure to get a boost whether it is through the wealth of knowledge that they provide to their members, the network they help you create with other … More Benefits of joining a Trade Association for Travel Agents
Wouldn’t life be just amazing if travel became so easy that it would take just a few clicks to book your dream holiday? If you could just get on a site and without even entering your preferences you are shown the best beaches across the globe fitting your budget, airlines that you usually prefer to … More Impact of Big Data on the Travel Industry
Are you among those who believe that internet has changed the world? Well, then just sit back and get ready for yet another internet revolution – the Internet-of-Things. It is being predicted by the analyst firm Gartner, that by 2020 almost 26 billion devices will be connected to the internet and some sources even predict the … More How Internet of Things(IoT) is going to transform the Travel Industry
TravelCarma, one of the world’s leading travel technology companies, is proud to announce its visit to Arabian Travel Market (ATM), Dubai, from 25th and 28th April, 2016. ATM is the most important tourism event of the Middle East held annually and attended by 26000 professional visitors from all over the world. It displays 2800 product … More TravelCarma to exhibit at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2016, Dubai
The new age traveller has arrived! They are aware and conscious. They belong to the ‘haves’ category and are capable of getting all that their heart desires. They know that they have options today and are willing to choose the very best. Their motivations of choice can vary from economical to social to convenience to … More Rise of the Sharing Economy: Should Traditional Travel Companies be worried?