HOW MONEY TRAVELS

May 15, 2019

DIRECT includes only direct transactions by tourists for tourism services and products such as accommodation, recreation, transportation, and other related sectors. INDIRECT measures the supply chain impact. INDUCED measures the impact of money spent in the local economy by employees working in jobs supported by tourism both directly and indirectly.

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Salamander Hotels & Resorts

Salamander Hotels & Resorts is the newest venture of Sheila C. Johnson, successful entrepreneur and philanthropist. Ms. Johnson formed the company in April 2005 with longtime luxury hotel and resort executive Prem Devadas.Salamander’s mission is to thoughtfully grow the lodging portfolio through management agreements, joint ventures and acquisitions for a select number of unique and special properties. Dedicated to offering business intelligence of the highest quality, our strong commitment to ownership satisfaction drives our growth. The core competency of Salamander Hotels & Resorts is assisting owners with developing and repositioning unique hotels and resorts that achieve their qualitative vision in the most profitable manner.

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A simple COVID-19 testing model for travel

Infographic | June 3, 2021

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt across the globe. Governments across the world during 2020 and into 2021 have quite rightly sought to minimise the loss of life through lockdowns of various types. This has had the desired effect and has reduced infection rates and mortality. From the start of 2021 we have seen the much-anticipated large-scale roll-out of vaccines which is now signaling the possible return to normality at least for some parts of the World. However, a great deal of uncertainty remains, for example how COVID-19 will develop, and we have seen mutations with the emergence of the Brazil, South African, Kent and Indian variants. The real risk is that one of these variants impact on the immunity inferred by either previous infection or by vaccines.

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4 Technologies Travel Agencies should invest in 2020

Infographic | January 23, 2020

The travel industry is evolving rapidly, and it's crucial for travel firms to adopt new technologies to keep up. Below are some of the top technologies travel agencies should invest in 2020 to remain competitive in the marketplace.

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30+ Ways to Stay Safe While Traveling the World

Infographic | April 26, 2021

If you’re going to be traveling abroad soon, there’ll be plenty to think about – including what clothes you’re going to take and what exciting places you’re going to visit. However, one of the most important things you need to consider is your safety. While this might not be the most exciting aspect of your vacation, it could be the most crucial. And by making sure you’re clued-up on what to do before and while you’re on vacation, you’ll be given peace of mind that you and your family are safe. This infographic will help you get to grips with what safety issues you need to consider before and during your vacation. It covers everything from getting prepared before you go, to how to take care of your health and money while you’re abroad.

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Chatbots in Hotel Industry:Redefining CX

Infographic | June 30, 2022

Hotel chatbots are software applications (AI-powered or programmed) that communicate with your hotel’s website page visitors and resolve their queries

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Small Numbers Of Frequent Flyers Dominate Air Travel

Infographic | April 11, 2021

New research by climate campaign group Possible, which was published by the BBC, has found that a small number of frequent flyers dominated air travel before the pandemic with the vast majority only traveling domestically. In the United States for example, just 12 perent of people take 66 percent of all flights. That trend is also evident in other developed countries such as the United Kingdom where 15 percent of people take 70 percent of flights. Calls are growing from environmental groups for the implementation of a Frequent Flyer Levy which is a tax that increases the more a person flies each year.

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Tech & Travel: Exploring Virtual Vacations

Infographic | January 22, 2020

Virtual reality (VR) vacations offer the opportunity to explore new places without leaving the comfort of home. Audiences can enjoy fully – immersive, interactive digital experiences in dazzling destinations with the aid of 360 VR head-mounted display.

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Spotlight

Salamander Hotels & Resorts

Salamander Hotels & Resorts is the newest venture of Sheila C. Johnson, successful entrepreneur and philanthropist. Ms. Johnson formed the company in April 2005 with longtime luxury hotel and resort executive Prem Devadas.Salamander’s mission is to thoughtfully grow the lodging portfolio through management agreements, joint ventures and acquisitions for a select number of unique and special properties. Dedicated to offering business intelligence of the highest quality, our strong commitment to ownership satisfaction drives our growth. The core competency of Salamander Hotels & Resorts is assisting owners with developing and repositioning unique hotels and resorts that achieve their qualitative vision in the most profitable manner.

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