• Annual Google Thanksgiving Report Details Travel

    23 days ago - By Global Traveler Usa

    A new edition of Google's annual Mapping Thanksgiving study uses data from Thanksgiving 2017 to project the busiest travel times, when travelers should depart and much more.
    The study focuses on when people from across the United States used Google Maps to find directions to different destinations. It breaks down the best times to leave for travel to one's final destination and includes analysis for the weekend following Thanksgiving.
    Nationally, from the Wednesday preceding Thanksgiving through the Friday following, outlet malls were the most Googled destination. The study also provides a...
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  • Latin America air travel set to double in next 20 years

    Latin America air travel set to double in next 20 years

    23 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Latin American air travel is expected to double in the next two decades thanks to anticipated growth of the region's middle class from 350 million people to 520 million by 2037, and evolving airline business models making travel more accessible.
    Passenger traffic in the region has more than doubled since 2002 and is expected to continue growing over the next two decades - increasing from 0.4 trips per capita in 2017 to nearly 0.9 trips per capita in 2037. Historically, domestic traffic was the fastest growing segment, but in 2017 intra-regional traffic grew faster. Less than half of the...
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  • Thanksgiving: Prepare for the busiest travel time of the year

    23 days ago - By CNN

    It's time to prepare for the busiest travel time of 2019 in the United States - the Thanksgiving holiday. Some 30.6 million people are expected to fly on US airlines, and close to 50 million people will be driving.
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