Smart tourism to augment quality of hospitality experience

Travel and Tour World | April 20, 2019

Emerging “smart tourism” aims to improve the quality of tourists’ experience with the destination, a Turkish expert has pointed out, while a hotel giant has already planned to pour 475 million euros into this aspect.Maud Bailly, chief digital officer of Accor Hotels, briefed a group of reporters in Istanbul on April 15 about the chain’s shift towards “augmented hospitality” service.In a bid to “bring augmented hospitality to life,” Accor has started to shift its loyalty programme into a fully integrated global platform. This new lifestyle loyalty program will recognise, understand, cherish, communicate with and reward guests, opening doors across 30 hotel brands as well as a collection of bars, restaurants and nightclubs, according to Bailly’s remarks.As part of the program, Accor and Paris Saint-Germain Football Cub have signed a multi-year partnership agreement.Through its data collection programme, Accor Customer Digital Card, the chain also plans to offer a personalized service to its customers in 4,800 hotels in 100 countries.

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Welcome to MojoTravels, and today we're counting down our picks for the Top 10 Popular Autumn Destinations (2019) According to Airbnb. For this list, we’re looking at ten destinations from around the world that, according to a recent Airbnb report, are the most on-trend for fall of 2019.

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