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OTAs out, cruising in, millennials driving travel growth

Thursday, July 2, 2015

More Americans say they intend to travel this year and most leading travel indicators are positive, according to MMGY Global’s 2015 Portrait of American Travelers. The survey also reveals an uncertain outlook for the future growth of online travel agencies (OTAs), a major comeback for the cruise industry, new insights into the preferences of millennial travelers, and who is helping fuel the growth in the sharing economy for travel.