Week in review 08/26 to 09/01

Reading Time: < 1 minute I’m back from Sanya. Felt good about the beach and Marriot hotel, I will talk more about the trip later. The following are stuffs I recorded before the trip. 1) Ctrip service is good. Free pick up, delivery; SMS reminder; coupon book including shuttle ride from airport to hotel. By the way, I saw Ctrip’s… Continue reading Week in review 08/26 to 09/01

Consumer series IV: China Youth Travel

Reading Time: 2 minutes I am resuming this series as I am in Shanghai, and I got first hand look at the consumer spending here. Travel industry grew very fast in recent years due to several factors: 1) The golden week, where people got one week break in Chinese New Year, May 1, and Oct 1; 2) People have… Continue reading Consumer series IV: China Youth Travel

Jinjiang Inn Hook up with Expedia

Reading Time: 2 minutes Zhao Huan Yan published his January report for China domestic hotels industry. I am interested to learn some update on the economy chain such as Jinjiang Inns. I noticed Expedia, the leading US online travel consolidator, is establishing partnership with Jinjiang Inn. It seems foreigners can use expedia to book the Jinjiang Inn soon. (Update 04Feb07) I looked up expedia,… Continue reading Jinjiang Inn Hook up with Expedia