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1. Europe the most popular continent for travel in 2019, says report
Europe will see 61% of travellers in 2019, according to ABTA’s Travel Trends report 2019, making it the most popular continent for the year. Bulgaria can expect to enjoy this influx of travellers, with the country topping the report’s ‘ones to watch’ list.
2. Booking.com and AirPlus International announce partnership
Booking.com and Airplus have recently partnered to provide a seamless booking and payment experience for corporates and their travellers through a new integration in the Booking.com for Business platform.
3. UK Government signals sector deal for UK tourism
The UK Government is set to confirm a sector deal for the UK tourism industry with the aim of attracting more domestic and overseas visitors.
4. VisitBritain partners with Eurostar and Virgin Trains
VisitBritain has recently announced a partnership with Eurostar and Virgin Trains to help boost the MICE market, offering business travellers a united travel service in a bid to attract international business events to the UK.
5. Hyatt to open first Scotland hotel
Hyatt Hotels is set to open a new space and conference hotel at Edinburgh Marina in 2020, the brand’s first property in Scotland.
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Nicola Donovan is a travel writer for Click.More by Nicola Donovan
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