Monday, September 25th, 2017

The Five Elephants in India’s Tourism Closet

TRAVEL INDUSTRY OPINION FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Sydney, 11 February 2015 India needs to address five barriers to boost its international visitor arrivals, says Carolyn Childs, co-founder, MyTravelResearch.com Promoting India is as much about clearing barriers as it is about inspiring people. So for India to maximise the benefits of tourism, it needs to deal with [...]

India: A Tourism Partner That Australia Should Embrace

TRAVEL INDUSTRY OPINION FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Mumbai, 15 January 2015 By Carolyn Childs, co-founder of MyTravelResearch.com I’m writing this in transit from Delhi to Mumbai while participating in Australian Business Week in India. It is the largest overseas trade mission to India by any country: some 450 delegates at a senior level (c-suite or director [...]

Toilet Tourism: Spend a Penny or Two and Make a Marketing Splash

TRAVEL INDUSTRY OPINION FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Sydney, 8 January 2015 By Bronwyn White, co-founder of MyTravelResearch.com At MyTravelResearch.com we often see a disconnection between what travellers want and what the travel industry delivers. Destinations obsess about their product or service in a way that customers don’t. They lose sight of the basics and what is [...]