Vacation

84% Indians Wish To Be Beach Ready before Beach Vacation

On June 04, 2016 at 12:00 AM

--Indians lead globally in (40%) getting their hair done, (30%) Tanning and (43%) Go for spa treatments before going on a beach vacation

--Indians 2nd highest (24%) in terms of using a Wi-Fi connection at the beach to stay connected to work or checking work email and 3rd highest (39%) in using a WiFi connection at the beach to share current activities on Instagram or Snapchat.  Indians are also 2nd most likely to say they love posting photos of themselves in swimwear. Read more

Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

On February 06, 2015 at 12:36 PM
Expedia launches twitter campaign #VacationOnMyMind to counter Vacation Deprivation & encourage work life balance

New Delhi, India– February 6, 2015:The annual Vacation Deprivation Survey, which acted as the inspiration for the #VacationOnMyMind Twitter Campaign suggested that workaholic Indians are mostly deprived for holidays, placing India as the fourth most vacation deprived nation globally with 67% of Indians saying they feel very or somewhat vacation deprived. The survey also reveals that 64% of Indians who feel vacation deprived say their vacation deprivation stems from not getting enough vacation days, while 36% say their deprivation stems from not taking all of their vacation days. Indians are increasingly choosing to take multiple short vacations, than a longer one and disconnect with work. Read more

Expedia rolls out its latest Ad Campaign in India

On April 11, 2014 at 10:46 AM
Expedia rolls out its latest Ad Campaign in India

Expedia Announces 50 crore outlay for marketing in 2014

New Delhi, April 11, 2014:

The best memories in our lives are associated with being on a vacation. Vacations help us rejuvenate from our juggling lives and therefore are a big responsibility for those help us plan it. With a similar ideology at heart, Expedia has announced the launch of its latest advertising campaign in India. Read more

Bar + Beach= A Party! For Indian Travelers: Expedia Flip Flop Report

On July 19, 2012 at 01:09 PM
Bar + Beach= A Party! For Indian Travelers: Expedia Flip Flop Report

 
Study reveals that while the global traveller relaxes on a beach, Indians are a sharp contrast and prefer beach vacations with ‘new experiences’

 Expedia.co.in®, the world’s largest online travel agency, today released the results of the 2012 Flip Flop Report, an analysis of behavior and preferences among beachgoers in Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Australia. The survey highlights the shift towards experiential travel amongst Indians. The online study was conducted by Harris Interactive, on behalf of Expedia, from February 14 to March 21, 2012, among more than 8,000 adults in 21 countries. Read more

Expedia.com 2011 Vacation Deprivation Study Reveals India As The 5th Most Vacation Deprived Nation

On December 13, 2011 at 10:35 AM
Expedia.com 2011 Vacation Deprivation Study Reveals India As The 5th Most Vacation Deprived Nation

 

Study finds Wide Work-Life Disparity Across APAC

While 26% of Indians prioritize work over holidays; 28% would prefer getting paid for unused vacations

 Expedia.com®, the world’s largest online travel agency, today released the results of the 2011 Vacation Deprivation study, an annual analysis of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. Per the vacation deprivation survey, India has emerged as the 5th most vacation deprived nation after Japan and Korea. The poll was carried out amongst 7083 employed people across 20 countries. Read more