Now is a good time to update your recovery email address

Click Recovery email To ensure that this particular piece of information is properly up-to-date – if not, you can change it. Make sure it’s not your primary Gmail address, but…

Market Recovery Monitor – 8 January 2022

The first week of 2022 (2-8 January) was somewhat typical for a first week in January. U.S. hotel industry occupancy dipped to 45.4%, which was eight percentage points lower than…

Omicron to deter global economic recovery prospects in 2022, says GlobalData

Despite visible green shoots in key macroeconomic indicators in the first half, the emergence of new COVID-19 variant Omicron and its fast spread has made the global economic recovery increasingly…

Market Recovery Monitor – 1 January 2022

“I’ll be home for Christmas” rang true this year in the U.S. as Christmas Day hotel occupancy (47.3%) was the highest ever recorded by STR. The previous Christmas peak was…

Six ways benchmarking can support post-pandemic recovery

Depending on when you read this blog, the situation around the pandemic has probably shifted since the time of writing—and could easily change again. No matter what stage of the…

Global Travel Recovery and the Way Forward | Virtuoso x World Travel & Tourism Council

In this special session recorded live for Virtuoso travel advisors, Virtuoso chairman and CEO Matthew D. Upchurch and World Travel & Tourism Council president and CEO Gloria Guevara discuss the…

Omicron casts a new shadow over economy’s pandemic recovery

File photo Just as Americans and Europeans were eagerly awaiting their most normal holiday season in a couple of years, the omicron variant has unleashed a fresh round of fear…

Market Recovery Monitor – 11 December 2021

For the first time in 85 weeks, New York City led the nation in occupancy (81%) as visitors returned to partake in the city’s holiday traditions and attractions. The market…

Recovery Continues, But Cancelations Increase

The latest edition of the Pulse Report, which compares data from November 2021 with October 2021, shows continued recovery across the majority of regions, and despite increases in Omicron concerns…

Market Recovery Monitor – 4 December 2021

In a somewhat typical post-Thanksgiving week (28 November-4 December), U.S. hotel occupancy rose from the previous week to 54.8%. Occupancy indexed to 2019 was 91, which was good but lower…