Weekly booking trends in travel - 25/02/17

01 March 2017

Market research specialists GfK have just released their weekly data report, examining the top trends in holiday destinations and booking types. Following on from last week, beach holidays are still on the rise, with bookings increasing by a further 8%. In contrast, ski/lake and mountain breaks have experienced a 6% decrease. Yet again, Croatia continues to be February’s most popular holiday hotspot, ranking as the top destination choice for the fifth week in a row. On the other hand, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates have experienced a drop in bookings over the past week, both falling by 19% in total PAX numbers.

Key stats from the research can be seen in our final infographic below.

Last week's data can be viewed in our weekly booking trends in travel blog for 18/02/17.