Opodo travel news

Surveys and statistics

6 Feb 2014
Efficiency 'key' to expanding business travel sector
After several fallow years in which companies curtailed their travel arrangements as a result of the global economic downturn, spending...
29 Jan 2014
Study reveals what people want from hotels
Travellers are seeking a more personalised experience and a better standard of technology when it comes to staying in hotels, although ...
27 Jan 2014
Tourism continues growth trend
Tourism as an industry is continuing to grow at an above-trend rate, with international arrival figures coming in at an incredible 1,08...
22 Jan 2014
Brits planning to spend £2k on holidays
The tourism industry is in good shape with more than two-thirds of people in Britain (68 per cent) intending to take a break this year ...
14 Jan 2014
Two-thirds of holidaymakers pay for breaks using savings
Nearly two in three holidaymakers will use their savings to pay for their vacation, according to a new survey by the Financial Services...
23 Dec 2013
Airline competition can actually be bad for passengers
We're often told that competition is good for consumers, but a new study has shown that when a budget airline enters the market it ...
20 Dec 2013
Travelling good for you
While the benefits of travelling are obvious to anyone who's enjoyed a sunsoaked holiday, there is now scientific data to back up t...
13 Dec 2013
Batteries and bulbs seen as complementary to some hotel guests
Although the majority of travellers admit to taking toiletries home after a hotel stay, hoteliers have claimed that towels, light bulbs...
9 Dec 2013
Stephen Fry named top holiday companion
Stephen Fry has been voted the most ideal celebrity holiday companion ahead of David Beckham.The 'QI' presenter, who travelled ...
4 Dec 2013
Travel Facebook's hot topic
Although it might seem like your Facebook wall is plastered with your friends' baby photos, a new study has revealed that travel is...