2021 was best year ever for short-term rentals
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2021 was best year ever for short-term rentals
By Jill Menze January 24, 2022
According to AirDNA research, 2022 is on track to outpace 2021 bookings by 88%. Read More
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North Asia waits patiently for travel rebound
By Yeoh Siew Hoon - WiT January 24, 2022
Web in Travel founder and editor Yeoh Siew Hoon provides a roundup of the news from WiT Japan & North Asia 2022. Read More
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Outdoor experience tech company The Wanderlust Group raises $30M
By Mitra Sorrells January 21, 2022
Founded in 2014, TWG is the parent brand to Dockwa, which connects boaters and marinas, and Marinas.com.... Read More
Interview / Technology
Sounding Off: Buzzwords “metaverse” and “NFTs” may be all buzz in travel
By PhocusWire January 21, 2022
Applications of metaverse and NFT technologies in travel are vague at best.... Read More
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Airbnb adds guest insurance, partial credit for some COVID-related cancellations
By Mitra Sorrells January 20, 2022
Airbnb is dedicating $20 million in coupons for guests that have cancelled due to COVID-related government mandates.  ... Read More
News / Startups
Brazilian rental startup Tabas raises $14M led by Blueground
By Mitra Sorrells January 20, 2022
Founded in 2020, Tabas has 360 furnished, tech-enabled apartments in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro that are available for stays of at least one month.  ... Read More

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ALERTS: New deals, products, partnerships and hires in digital travel
The backbone of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry is powered by technology and digital... Read more
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TUI and Greece launch sustainable tourism initiative
Known as the Rhodes Co-Lab, the effort will include the development and testing of solutions on the... Read more
News / Distribution
VIDEO: Unraveling the complex world of airline distribution
Sabre’s Traci Mercer explains that while attitudes around NDC have changed, there are still gaps in... Read more
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Travelers willing to pay more, use loyalty points for trips in 2022
An Expedia Group report reveals Gen Z travelers have the most loyalty points stockpiled for trips. Read more
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The consumer trends seeping into the travel industry
According to a Euromonitor report, consumer attitudes have shifted in areas like climate and... Read more
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On the Beach bets on long haul to drive recovery
In full-year 2021 results, On the Beach Group reported revenue of £21.2 million compared with £33.7... Read more
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