Tag: hotels

How reliable are TripAdvisor reviews?

Since its launch in February 2000, travelers and hoteliers have attempted to better understand just how accurate the reviews at TripAdvisor truly are.  Jonathan Barksy and Robert Honeycutt of Market Metrix, who’s specialty happens to be hospitality feedback, compared 12-months of TripAdvisor reviews against their firm’s proprietary index to find that – generally speaking – aggregate …

Travel Trends for China’s Millionaires

The Hurun Research Institute has released The Chinese Luxury Travel White Paper, giving insight into the preferences of China’s luxury consumers. The study, which was created from one-on-one interviews with 463 Chinese millionaires and billionaires, sheds new light onto how the wealthiest Chinese make travel decisions. I found several details to particularly interesting, including: Chinese …