• China sees over 12m air trips during Spring Festival holiday

    2 monthes ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    More Chinese traveled by air during the just-concluded week-long Chinese Lunar New Year holiday, official data showed Monday.
    A total of 12.59 million air passenger trips were made from Feb 4 to 10, up 10.6 percent from last year's holiday, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of China .
    Around 111,000 flights were dispatched during the period, up 6 percent year-on-year.
    Popular tourist destinations like Haikou, Lijiang, and Harbin saw busy airports. The national travel rush peaked on Feb 10 with daily air trips reaching a historic high of 2.03 million, according to the...
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  • Now many couples embarking on ‘retirement tourism', selling off assets to travel the world!

    Now many couples embarking on ‘retirement tourism', selling off assets to travel the world!

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    I've come back from San Miguel de Allende with full of exciting new experiences collected from a 475-year-old Mexican central highlands town, well-known worldwide for its hospitality to culturally creative folk.
    Those visitors generally prefer to rent 300-year-old casas, practice Spanish and take part in a nuanced cosmopolitan life. The local media highlight this phenomenon as “retirement tourism.”
    While leisurely walking the cobblestone streets on an early-morning visit to a pasteleria, you quickly get to know around 60-and-70-North Americans , who are relatively fit, and often dressed in...
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  • Chinese people embark in 415 million domestic trips during Lunar New Year holiday

    Chinese people embark in 415 million domestic trips during Lunar New Year holiday

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    During the Lunar New Year holiday, Chinese people made 415 million domestic trips, marking an increase of 7.6 percent from the same period last year.
    Domestic tourism during China's biggest holiday brought in revenue of 513.9 billion Yuan , which is an annual increase of 8.2 percent. Border crossings to and out of China went up by 11 percent from the same period in 2018 to 12.53 million, with Chinese residents crossing the border for personal reasons 7.22 million times, going up 16 percent.
    The strong growth in domestic and international travel and spending over the Lunar New Year period...
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