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    Dragon Boat Festival’s booking data shows steady domestic recovery in China: Trip.com

    The post Dragon Boat Festival’s booking data shows steady domestic recovery in China: Trip.com appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Trip.com Group has released its 2021 Dragon Boat festival data highlights, which reveal a continuing stable recovery of China’s domestic travel market over the recent three-day national holiday. More than half of tourists chose short haul trips over the Dragon Boat Festival. The average train time was 2 hours and 13 minutes and an average distance travelled of 338 kilometers. Over 80% of high-speed railway trips were made by users aged between 18-35 years old. Data shows that travel peaked on the first day of the holiday,…

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    Virgin Australia Extends Free Booking Flexibility

    The post Virgin Australia Extends Free Booking Flexibility appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Virgin Australia announced last week that is offering booking flexibility for travel until 30 June this year.   The extended flexibility, for customers whose holiday plans have been spoiled by the Christmas virus outbreak, is part of Virgin ‘Passenger Promise’, travellers able to make unlimited date changes to bookings made by 31 March 2021, without incurring any change fees, for travel until 30 June 2021. A Virgin spokesman made the announcement which offers customers peace of mind when making new bookings or changing an existing booking. “We’re committed to our guests during these…

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    Groups360 Launches Direct Booking Solution for Groups with Omni Hotels & Resorts

    The post Groups360 Launches Direct Booking Solution for Groups with Omni Hotels & Resorts appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily.   Groups360 today announced the launch of GroupSync Engage, the hospitality industry’s first integrated direct booking solution for groups, at Omni Hotels & Resorts. Through GroupSync, anyone booking a meeting or event will be able to instantly book group rooms and meeting space online beginning with Omni’s four managed Dallas-based hotels and extending to almost all properties in North America by end of summer of 2021. GroupSync Engage is reshaping the hospitality industry in a way that makes booking groups simple, transparent and efficient for both hotels…

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    What seniors must consider before booking their trips in post-Covid world

    The post What seniors must consider before booking their trips in post-Covid world appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Rajeev Shrivastava, CEO and founder of the US-based VisitorsCoverage shares his views on what US seniors should consider before booking their trips such as destination travel restrictions and guidelines including those from state and city officials, travel insurance mandates, personal health assessment, etc. Whether traveling domestically or internationally, US senior citizens should closely monitor the latest COVID-19 travel restrictions and guidelines set by officials of their travel destination. Since the start of COVID-19, many international vacation destinations have enforced strict requirements to keep locals and tourists safe. While…