Chinese Outbound Tourism Trends & Opportunities

China’s outbound tourism growth has exploded over the last decade or so, overtaking developed economies like the US and Germany. What’s surprising is that only 7 percent of Chinese citizens hold a passport!

In 2017, China accounted for almost 12% of all overseas trips worldwide. It is predicted that by 2030, it will account for over a quarter of that.

The country’s expanding middle class is now one of the most lucrative segments for tourism boards and travel providers across the world, who are customizing their messaging and offerings to attract Chinese travelers.

So what do travel providers need to know about this booming market? What are the major characteristics of Chinese tourists? Which countries do like traveling to? What do they like doing there? How do they pay? And most importantly, what should you be doing to attract them?

To answer all these important questions, our content marketing team put together this detailed Infographic that will serve as a handy guide to travel businesses across the globe. So whether you are a Tourism Board, a private DMC, a Hotel, Travel Agency or a ground services provider, you can use this infographic to fine-tune your marketing strategies to capture a share of this booming market.

5 business travel mistakes and how to avoid them

In today’s modern world wherein technology makes everything easier and more convenient, including conducting business meetings (via video calls), it is surprising for some to know that face-to-face meetings are still preferred by many.

According to Forbes Media LLC, nothing beats actual human interaction. It isn’t only important for closing business deals, it also helps businessmen expand their networks. No wonder why a lot of people continue to embark on business trips.

However, planning a business trip is not an easy task that is why many travel managers often make mistakes. These mistakes are the reason why instead of being productive and rewarding, some business trips turn out to be a waste of time and money. Having that said, here are the key takeaways of the infographic from Hyryde which details 5 business travel mistakes and how to avoid them:
To learn more about these business travel mistakes and the ways to avoid them, check out the infographic below:

  1. Booking a flight last minute
  2. Not having a travel insurance and protection
  3. Not having a clear travel expense policy
  4. Not collecting travel reward points
  5. Not booking a chauffeured ground transport

Tips to Keep Your Brakes in Perfect Condition

Avoiding the vehicular accidents start with a safe and well-conditioned vehicle. Especially if you are travelling on rough roads for a long drive, you need to ensure that the brakes are in good conditions. Doing so means that surface level inspection may not be enough. Using this infographic as a guide while inspecting the brakes can help you a lot.

 

  1. Prevent the discs from rusting.
  2. Calipers should be cleaned from time to time to avoid the rusting.
  3. Brake discs must be cleaned.
  4. Because of paintwork, there might be spilled brake fluid, get rid of it before it gets rusted.
  5. Spilled brake fluid might also be due to driving along the watery paved driveways.

North Shore Oahu Surf Beach Guide

While Oahu is considered the most developed of all the islands in Hawaii, it does not mean that it no longer have any traces of “natural” vibes in it. In fact, it is considered the ‘countryside’ of the Aloha State, which is why many tourists from around the world would not mind the long travel hours just venture out there.

Needless to say, Oahu’s most prized jewel is its beaches, and the most magnificent ones are located in North Shore. Stretching for more than 7 miles, the beaches of the North Shore are known for among the most picturesque in the world.

If you’re going to spend your summer in Hawaii this year, then Oahu’s North Shore is definitely a place you would not want to miss. Check out this infographic from Go Hawaii Tours to know the tips to fully explore the magnificent beach of the North Shore of Oahu.

10 Beautiful European Cities You Should Visit With Your Partner

There is something magical about exploring a new place your significant other. You’re in a completely new place, surrounded by vibrant colors, people, distinct cultures, intriguing architecture, and monuments. It’s a humbling experience to be able to navigate your way through breathtaking place together. So often couples hit a state in their relationship where things become monotonous, doing the same things day in and day out. TRAVEL EDITORS picks 10 Beautiful European Cities You Should Visit With Your Partner exposed in this great infographic. The list of the cities mentioned in the infographic include Copenhagen, Rome, Paris, London, Capri, Prague and other ones.

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Why Do Tires Have Tread?

Wondering about the different patterns in your tire- the one that touches the road? It helps in increasing the traction between your tires and the road. Safety grooving is important because it will help you keep safe while on the road even if it rains. But what really is the purpose of it?

 

  1. For hydroplaning or to skim on water. This is because a film of water on the surface can cause tires to lose contact with it.
  2. Some tires are designed with grooves that will work even with mud and snow.
  3. When there is too much water on the road, losing the grip can cause an accident.

 

10 Simple Steps to Travel More Responsibly

Making travel decisions that are ethically, socially, and environmentally responsible can be overwhelming. With so many resources and long form blog posts, it is challenging to know where to begin! Fortunately, we’re here to help you on your responsible travel journey. This infographic includes a variety of tips for helping you to reduce environmental harm on your travels and better integrate into the local culture and community. Sure, there is always more that you can do, but by following these 10 simple steps you’ll be well on your way to reducing the impact of your travel and getting a deeper cultural experience. Travel is fun, so what better way to learn about responsible travel than with this fun infographic!

Infographic by Responsible Travel

5 Simple Yet Effective Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

For those not in the industry, traveling for business seems tranquil, glamorous, and even an enviable perk. However, many seasoned business travelers would agree that it can be exhausting and all-consuming, with many saying that jet lag as one of the worst parts of traveling extensively for work.

Jet lag is a temporary sleep disorder that people experience after traveling across time zones. It disrupts a person’s sleep due to rapid travel and causes an imbalance to the traveler’s circadian rhythm (internal body clock). When not planned beforehand, jet lag can lead for a person to suffer from all kinds of symptoms such as insomnia, loss of appetite, depressed mood, upset stomach, fatigue, and mental fuzziness.

Jet is often cited for causing travel burnout which may discourage you from taking business trips abroad again. Learn how to beat jet lag in your next business travel in this infographic from Hyryde,

Spring Car Cleaning Tips

You can’t always be at the automotive shop to have your car checked. It is a must for you to have an idea how to take care of it alone sometimes so that no further damaged would take place in your car. Thus, monitoring closely the different parts of your car that need attention is necessary.

To help you get an idea about the areas of your car that have to be checked at all times, you might need to read this infographic that provides steps and tips how to maintain the cleanliness of your car as well as how to maintain your car engine in a good condition.

The Travels of Queen Elizabeth II

Did you know Queen Elizabeth II has travelled to 110 countries across six continents since she ascended to the throne in 1952?

Granted she’s the longest serving British Monarch of all time, but this level of commitment to the representation of the UK overseas is nothing short of remarkable.

And she’s still going strong.

In celebration of this, and also in the spirit of 2018 as an important year for the Royals in general, we’ve mapped Her Majesty’s travels from the beginning of her reign right to the present day.

Our infographic is the static version of our interactive map which can be found via the provided URL.

Klondike Highway road trip

This infographics shows Klondike Highway road trip, one of the most popular in Canada.
Here are a several sights that definitely worth visiting on it:
The one-hour hike around the Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park pass you through beautiful vantage points to avalanche slopes and glaciers. It is one of the simplest hikes but also the most rewarding at the same time.
Takhini Hot Pools is a great place to warm up from the frozen tundra. It have been in operation for over 100 years and is open year around. This hot springs is also a luxurious area to view the Northern Lights.
The Carcross Desert was the bottom of a large glacial lake 10,000 years ago. It is really small – about 642 acres (260 hectares) and it has been recognized by Guinness as ‘The World’s Smallest Desert’.
The route is suited to you if you like driving, history and scenery. Take at least 3 days to pass it from May to September.

Infographic by Klondike Highway road trip