The joys of air travel? Are there any, really?
Just wondered during these times of the global credit crunch if air travel will drastically reduced? Less holidays, less disposable income and businesses looking to cut costs regardless of sector.
That’s the conclusion from the latest Hitwise analysis of online searching for flights. Compared with the same period last year, interest in booking flights online is down by more than 42% – with flights to the USA being hardest hit with more than a 52% reduction. Maybe web conferencing is the answer to save the need for travel?
Are the days of collecting airmiles over and does anyone here use web conferencing – an alternative to hopping on a plane and devouring that delectable airline food saving time, energy and money?
Do tell, I’m back in the room and we’ll have to get used to that time delay. Hurry up as the gate is closing.