4 ways a TMC can take the stress out of your business travel

| July 8, 2017

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Traveling for business can be stressful. You face long hours on the move, trying to keep track of all your meetings, not knowing which time zone you’re in, and that’s not to mention the added hassle of flight delays or last-minute itinerary changes.

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Lotussia Travel is a Hanoi based tour operator offering a wide selection of multi-activity tours and a value-for-money travel services in Vietnam. The company most popular products are jungle trekking tours, mountain hiking tours, countryside walking, hitch-hiking, rambling tours, cycling trips, biking adventure tours, sea kayaking trips, river rafting cruises, motorbike tours, motorcycle touring, scuba diving tours, snorkeling, golf packages.

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Promoting Tourism in the Time of Coronavirus Is a No-Win

Article | March 5, 2020

One of the vulnerabilities of the tourism industry is that it is built entirely around a discretionary good. That is, most people don’t have to travel. They choose to. Despite the massive growth of the tourism industry since globally disruptive events like September 11 and the SARS crisis, that still holds true. As coronavirus continues to spread around the world, the tourism industry sees free-falling demand for travel. It’s anyone’s guess when that may change. With that new reality comes a question: What role, if any, does tourism promotion and marketing have at a time when the appetite to travel is low? One could argue the case both ways that low risk destinations have every reason to ramp up their promotional activities. Or alternatively, that it’s tonally off-base and borderline irresponsible to promote tourism — especially the carefree, leisure kind at such a time.

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How will travel loyalty programs respond to coronavirus?

Article | April 3, 2020

During Q4 2019 I had multiple conversations with companies from the hospitality, retail and banking sectors that were either launching or redefining their loyalty programs. In all cases, companies were looking to provide greater value to their members and to stand out from the crowd of meaningless programs. As we all know, things have changed, and plans have been by more urgent matters.There is, however, a tremendous opportunity right now for loyalty programs to step up during the ongoing coronavirus crisis and show why being a member makes a difference.

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Travel Managers speak out: 3 business travel topics post-pandemic

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Despite the global pandemic controlling business travel headlines for the past twelve months, there are quite a few other topics top of mind for travel managers today in North America. Egencia has taken a dive into the other important topics that are weighing on the minds of travel managers, and we’ve taken a look at what’s creating a buzz in the industry and within the Egencia travel manager Connect Community.

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Lotussia Travel

Lotussia Travel is a Hanoi based tour operator offering a wide selection of multi-activity tours and a value-for-money travel services in Vietnam. The company most popular products are jungle trekking tours, mountain hiking tours, countryside walking, hitch-hiking, rambling tours, cycling trips, biking adventure tours, sea kayaking trips, river rafting cruises, motorbike tours, motorcycle touring, scuba diving tours, snorkeling, golf packages.

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