Tag: Skyscanner

Skyscanner reveals ‘Slow Travel’ and ‘JOMO Trips’ as top travel trends for Indian travellers in 2020

The newly released Skyscanner APAC Travel Trends 2020 Report reveals unique insights into Indians’ travelling habits. Slow Travel and JOMO (Joy of Missing Out) Travel are top of travellers’ priority lists for the year ahead. Global travel expert Skyscanner has highlighted key changes in the way in which travellers are engaging with the world beyond […]

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Indian travellers prefer flat discounts over packaged deals: Skyscanner

A recent survey commissioned by Skyscanner, revealed that 54% of Indian travellers prefer flat discounts for travel bookings. The survey which studied the booking habits and preferences of Indian travellers highlighted that 38% seek flexibility of cancellation and rescheduling of their flights, while 37% hunt for packaged deals and offers. Kavitha Gnanamurthy, Senior Marketing Manager, […]

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FastJet signs distribution agreements, widens reach

FastJet has announced signing of two additional distribution agreements which will allow travel agents worldwide to access and sell its flights. The first agreement with Skyscanner will allow consumers to compare FastJet’s flight schedules and prices against those of other African carriers via Skyscanner’s official website. Users will then be directed to FastJet’s website via the […]

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Anti-jet lag tactics Indians use frequently

A perfect holiday with friends or family can get completely spoil by the common yet irritating phenomenon ‘jet lag’, after flying out to long haul destinations. Statistics shows that two out of five Indians complained that it takes about two days to get over jet lag. While 40% of  18-24 year olds claimed that they […]

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Survey: Indian travellers now in favour of common ASEAN visa

A survey conducted by global travel search site Skyscanner has found that 89 percent of Indians are in favour of having a single or common visa for visiting more than one country of the ASEAN region. The survey attempted to explore the role of visa in travel decisions of Indian travellers. It was found that […]

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Survey reveals men value peaceful travel experience more than women

According to a survey by global travel search site Skyscanner, 73 per cent of Indians are in favour of airlines banning children under 12 from certain sections of planes.  In fact, more men agreed to the move with close to 400 male travellers welcoming such zones on-board flights as compared with 330 women. The survey […]

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Survey: On holiday, women miss pets more than partners

Far from being a ‘man’s’ best friend, it is women who go barking mad for their dogs on holiday. Female dog owners miss their pets more than their partners, friends or family when they are away, a survey by leading global travel search site Skyscanner revealed. Skyscanner polled more than 1,000 dog owners and found […]

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When it comes to packing women are from Venus, men are from Mars

A survey by Skyscanner, a leading global travel search site, has brought up some interesting figures on the packing habits of Indian female and male travellers after a survey of 1,000 Indian travellers. The packing habits of the men and women are poles apart, as the figures in the survey show. For instance in terms of baggage preference, 21% […]

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