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Berlin, Lisbon and Lille sign with TRAVELSAT !

Berlin, Lisbon and Lille sign with TravelSat ! TCI Research welcomes Berlin, Lisbon and Lille as new TravelSat survey clients. Three different, vibrant and rich cultural cities that wish to map their competition and to evaluate their competitive strengths and weaknesses towards various markets and segments… Cultural city break is one of the most dynamic […]

The latest ECM/TRAVELSAT Report is available !

Are European Cities competitive with value for money experience ? “Since the financial collapse of 2008 and its subsequent shockwaves, it is commonplace to claim that visitors are becoming increasingly price-conscious. For a large number of people jostled by economic ups and downs, this is of course true. However, continuous hotel developments on the high-end […]

Caribbean competitiveness: Aruba selects TRAVELSAT

Aruba racing for competitiveness ! TCI Research gladly welcomes Aruba as a new TRAVELSAT subscriber in the Caribbean region. The Aruba Tourism Authority has commissioned a targeted competitive analysis including benchmarking of scenario-based price simulations for various tourism products AND competitive measurement of quality & value for money perception among visitors, using its global standard […]

Dubai ranked 1st in awareness and image in the Arabian Peninsula

Based on a survey carried out among international travelers, TCI Research reports that Dubai achieves the highest scores both in awareness and positive image, compared with the other destinations from the Arabian Peninsula. With 93% of prompted awareness and 3 travelers of 4 having a positive image of Dubai, the Emirate surpasses its competitors in […]

Caribbean competitive survey : beach beauty is no longer enough…

Caribbean islands attract 20 millions international tourists per year…but beyond dreams promoted in advertising campaigns, are they competitive in terms of visitors’ experience and quality of hospitality? Based on its reference UNWTO endorsed global survey TRAVELSAT©, TCI Research has evaluated the competitive strengths and weaknesses of the Caribbean destinations vs main rivals in the world: […]

Evaluating Quality of Destinations’ Digital Hospitality

Destinations the world over must adapt their practices to the changing behaviors of their clients with ever-evolving technological needs. A study done by TCI Research in association with the Tourism Intelligence Network of Québec shows that traveller satisfaction with the quality of digital hospitality is at the level of “acceptable,” but just barely. Will destinations be ready […]

TRAVELSAT© standard survey adopted by the Brittany region

The Brittany Regional Tourism Board has joined the growing list of regional DMOs in Europe using TRAVELSAT Competitive Index for measuring their competitive brand experience performances. Emmanuel Meunier, TCI Research Head of Europe, comments: “We are glad to work along a quality and sustainability oriented region and help them identify destination management and marketing opportunities […]