Articles tagged “travel planning”

Travel Technology

What Travel’s Best AI Experts Told Us Yesterday

Today's podcast looks at the current state of hotel tech, the trouble with trip-planning apps, and Marriott's tech transformation.

What Travel’s Best AI Experts Told Us Yesterday

Travel Technology

What It Means To Add Expedia’s Travel Assistant Romie to Your Group Chat

You can invite generative AI assistant Romie to join your travel-planning group chat. It’s too early to tell if it will be a welcome guest.

What It Means To Add Expedia’s Travel Assistant Romie to Your Group Chat
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Hotels

Understanding Traveler Plans, Preferences, and Priorities for 2024

With travel demand holding steady into the new year, Global Hotel Alliance’s new member survey uncovers the most popular destinations for 2024, the factors motivating travelers to visit them, and the hotel loyalty benefits they value most.

Understanding Traveler Plans, Preferences, and Priorities for 2024

Travel Technology

Meta, Microsoft, AWS: Big Tech Reveals Travel-Related AI Projects

As the big tech companies reveal what they've been working on in travel, it raises questions about the longevity of small companies that have been working on similar projects.

Meta, Microsoft, AWS: Big Tech Reveals Travel-Related AI Projects

Travel Technology

Google Updates Bard With Travel Info to Rival ChatGPT Plus – We Tested It Out

ChatGPT Plus is ahead of Google Bard on the timeline of tech releases, but Bard seems to be ahead with usability.

Google Updates Bard With Travel Info to Rival ChatGPT Plus – We Tested It Out

Travel Technology

We Tried the Travel Plugins on ChatGPT Plus: What Worked, What Didn’t

While the ChatGPT Plus platform is not reliable even when plugged into real-time data from travel websites, the setup bring users another step toward the future of travel planning and booking.

We Tried the Travel Plugins on ChatGPT Plus: What Worked, What Didn’t

Travel Technology

AI Travel Tools Are Getting Better: We Tested Two

Some generative AI tools for travel booking are getting more impressive, and some are not.

AI Travel Tools Are Getting Better: We Tested Two

Online Travel

Trip.com Releases Upgraded Trip Planning AI Chatbot

Trip.com beat its biggest competitors in the West with the release of a generative AI chatbot early this year, and the company beat them again with its first major chatbot upgrade.

Trip.com Releases Upgraded Trip Planning AI Chatbot

Travel Technology

The AI Travel Booking Tools Keep Coming. Not All Will Succeed. 

A lot of generative AI-based travel planning and booking tools are coming out. Which ones will last?

The AI Travel Booking Tools Keep Coming. Not All Will Succeed. 

Tourism

Chinese Travel Boom – How to Profit: New Skift Research

Chinese travelers are eagerly embracing new travel opportunities as restrictions ease, with a strong desire to explore their dream destinations and engage in unique cultural experiences.

Chinese Travel Boom – How to Profit: New Skift Research