The article starts out talking about the glory days of old, when savvy route-scourers could occasionally find super-cheap flights to desirable places (like a transatlantic flight to Europe), elevating these travelers to guru status among their friend circle.
Archive for November 23, 2015
It’s that time of year again in North America when we get ready to loosen our waistbands and over-indulge on turkey, fix-ins, and pumpkin pie – that is if the Thanksgiving travel rush doesn’t get the better of our well-laid plans. According to Orbitz, 61% of Americans say they will travel for Thanksgiving, a 6% increase over last year.
Today’s blog comes from Claira Aida, a blogger and avid traveler based in the UK, who has collaborated with the tripchi team to come up with a list of airport technology trends to watch in the coming year.
I flew Copa Airlines for the first time last month to Panama City and Cuba, and got to experience the Copa Airlines branded fares upsell marketing tactics first-hand. It made such an impression on me that I saved the screenshots of the process, and filed it away to write a blog on it later.
That day has finally come. But before I get in to the specifics of the innovative Copa Airlines branded fares upsell strategy, let me first explain to you the meaning of a “branded fare.”