At the end of the year, the United States, Thailand and Guadeloupe are the most popular destinations for travelers, according to a study by the specialized platform, Travelport.
Guadeloupe and its tourism professionals can rejoice. Once again, Guadeloupe stands out in a positive way, internationally, according to TourMag. The island with beautiful waters as it is nicknamed, appears in the top 3 of the most popular destinations during the holiday season.
According to a study conducted by Travelport, a platform specializing in the purchase and travel management experience, the United States, Thailand and Guadeloupe form a magical trio, the target of travelers on holidays departing from France, from 21 to 30 of December 2018.
Three overseas departments in the top 10
According to figures released by the TourMag tourism magazine, no less than 17,300 flight bookings were made in France at the beginning of December, via “all global distribution systems (GDS) for scheduled flights to the United States, programmed from 21 to 30 December 2018. “
Whatever you say, the country of Uncle Sam is always dreamed especially during the Christmas holidays. One can imagine that a New Year’s Eve in New York is something to be done in his life. This is perhaps one of the motivating factors for travelers who still enjoy the same time the United States leaves to brave icy temperatures at this time on the New York side but much hotter on the Florida side.
In terms of warm temperatures, Thailand and Guadeloupe are know for their climate. Both destinations complete the podium with the United States and both have between 7,000 and 8,500 bookings.
Oversea French departments represented in the world top 10 by Guadeloupe but also by Martinique ranked 4th and Reunion, 8th, just in front of the Dominican Republic.
These data are derived from Travelport’s interpretation of the relevant MIDT data. These are bookings made in France from 7 December 2018 via GDS, a channel mainly used by travel agencies, for roundtrip flights between 21 and 30 December 2018. Others Reservations will have been made directly to airlines, who may or may not also. have a GDS presence. (Source: TourMag)