July 19, 2018
Expedia says packages are better for hotels than room-only
Hotels are achieving higher average daily rates (ADR) from consumers who book packages rather than just rooms, according to data from Expedia Group.Read more
Booking.com announced plans to resume operations in Turkey, after access to the website was suspended by Turkish authorities in March.
The travel agency's activities in Turkey were halted after a lawsuit citing unfair competition, filed by Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB), went to court March 29.
The fifth case hearing will be held Oct. 23, according to company officials.
The suspension negatively affected the business of numerous small hotels across Turkey, particularly in Anatolia, which relied on Booking.com over other tour operators and travel agencies.
Get the full story at Daily Sabah
Visit our sponsors: