Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Six Steps to Respond to Negative Online Reviews – From a Legal Perspective

Lawyer specialized in tourism gives her advice A commercial lawyer with experience in travel, tourism and hospitality issues, has shared with an online gathering of travel and tourism leaders her effective steps to dealing with negative online reviews. Addressing a 23 August MyTravelResearch.com webinar of travel industry leaders, many of them from small businesses in [...]

The 2017 International Toilet Tourism Award Winners Announced

Six public toilets loved by tourists have officially wiped the floor with the competition. Winners include a cliffhanger dunny where you can sit and watch crocodiles basking while you do your business   GREAT loos in tourism destinations become talking points, encourage repeat visits and can be a positive indicator of how the host community [...]

How to Make Post-Truth Work for Tourism Businesses

A political environment of post-truth, confirmation bias and alternative facts can work well for tourism business marketers who are brave and have finely tuned customer antennae. That is the argument made by Carolyn Childs, co-founder of MyTravelResearch.com in her blog Stand & Deliver: How Tourism Businesses Can Profit In Our Post-Truth World. She observes that [...]

So Where Are the Great Aussie Dunnies

The quest to find the best Aussie dunny used by tourists is on. There have been many international entries into the Toilet Tourism Awards, which close 15 June, but only a few from Australia. “C’mon Aussies. Get behind our dunnies and show the world what we can do,” urges Carolyn Childs, co-founder of MyTravelResearch.com, which [...]

The Five Trends Changing Luxury Travel Today

MyTravelResearch.com will run two free webinars 28 & 29 March on the five luxury travel trends — and their implications for service providers in the sector MyTravelResearch.com has identified five trends and characteristics defining luxury travel today. The trends are the emergence of the new luxury consumer, the trend to learning and enrichment, the need [...]