Articles tagged “chinese tourists”

Tourism

Chinese Outbound Travel Will Look Like This When It Eventually Returns

Prepare now or get left out when the Chinese outbound tourist wave returns in 2023, says China Outbound Tourism Research Institute. Considering the country's staunch zero-Covid policy, the timeline seems a little too good to be true.

Chinese Outbound Travel Will Look Like This When It Eventually Returns

Tourism

Will Rising Visa Fees Stifle a Full Travel Recovery?

Destinations taking baby steps towards travel recovery should look to turn entry barriers into opportunities. Governments should reflect and review their pre-Covid traditional visa policies to make way for technology-enabled progressive approaches and the visa fee, though small, plays its part in determining travel decisions.

Will Rising Visa Fees Stifle a Full Travel Recovery?

Tourism

Defining the New Chinese Tourist

Even as a McKinsey report deciphers key trends in China’s tourism market this year, the million-dollar question of when the world will get to welcome back Chinese tourists remains largely unanswered. That means a new type of Chinese tourist is opting for deeper local culture experiences.

Defining the New Chinese Tourist

Tour Operators

U.S. Tour Operators Could Face a Long Wait for the Large-Scale Return of Chinese Travelers

Although the U.S. travel industry anxiously awaits the return of Chinese visitors, the timing will largely depend on when Beijing decides to ease outbound travel restrictions.

U.S. Tour Operators Could Face a Long Wait for the Large-Scale Return of Chinese Travelers

Tourism

Plunging Chinese Tourist Arrivals Worry Asia as Virus Crisis Continues

No sector, it seems, has been spared by the fallout of the coronavirus crisis as Chinese travelers stay home. The good news? Governments are realizing the significance of tourism as an economic sector.

Plunging Chinese Tourist Arrivals Worry Asia as Virus Crisis Continues

Tourism

The Chinese Tour Group Is Alive and Well — in Europe: Ctrip Data

Chinese group tours are holding steady in the European market. What's most notable, however, is the accelerated growth of smaller, customized private tours within this category.

The Chinese Tour Group Is Alive and Well — in Europe: Ctrip Data

Tourism

Thailand’s Faltering Economy Gets a Boost From Chinese Tourists

It's been tough going for Thailand's tourism economy of late. But with an increase in Chinese travelers, it may be benefitting from nearby Hong Kong's misfortune.

Thailand’s Faltering Economy Gets a Boost From Chinese Tourists

Tourism

San Francisco Launches Mafengwo Video Series to Lure Chinese Millennial Travelers

San Francisco's destination marketing organization has developed new strategies for luring international travelers, including a video series campaign on Chinese travel-focused social platform Mafengwo. It's a key channel for DMOs looking to reach the highly coveted millennial and Gen Z segments.

San Francisco Launches Mafengwo Video Series to Lure Chinese Millennial Travelers

Tourism

Berlin and Other German Cultural Hubs Grow Popular With Chinese Travelers

As Chinese travelers increasingly seek out cultural tourism, destination marketing organizations would do well to boost visibility for museum institutions and historic landmark sites with this segment. VisitBerlin's effort is case in point.

Berlin and Other German Cultural Hubs Grow Popular With Chinese Travelers

Online Travel

Chinese Millennials Turn to Weibo for Trip Planning

WeChat may have eclipsed Chinese social media platform Weibo in recent past, but it can still serve as a key marketing tool for travel brands and destinations that want to attract coveted Chinese outbound tourists.

Chinese Millennials Turn to Weibo for Trip Planning