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Charting the Changing Expectations of Chinese Travellers

The 2017 October Golden Week re-confirmed that Chinese travellers are the hottest property in global travel. A new Chinese Travel Consumer Report, co-authored by Check-in Asia, explains why. Despite being a relatively new sector in China, a large, diversified and digitalised tourism industry is emerging. And its international impact is growing. Indeed, China is now considered the primary growth engine for tourism boards, [...]

October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Fighting the Global Fatigue for Monotony of Experience

A new luxury hotel in Shanghai appeals to Chinese and international guests by creatively reimagining distinctive elements of local heritage, architecture and style, by Amy Fabris-Shi. Speaking to hoteliers in Shanghai in September, international trends forecaster Cécile Poignant from Trend Tablet discussed the rising global fatigue for Monotony of Experience. We could not agree more. [...]

October 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Checking the Pulse of China’s Tourism Ambitions

The global impact of Chinese tourism creates frequent headlines. As the week-long Chinese National Day holiday takes off, the world's media is moving into overdrive. One critical driver of China's travel revolution - central planning - often goes overlooked, however. Since the turn of the century, the Chinese government has carefully strategised the development of domestic and outbound travel. China views its travel sector as [...]

September 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

The St. Regis Arrives in Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur

Having unveiled its first luxury hotel in New York more than a century ago, St Regis now has nearly 40 properties worldwide – and two of its most recent openings have been in Check-in Asia's home cities. We cast our trained hotel reviewers' eyes around St Regis Kuala Lumpur for Forbes Travel Guide and St Regis [...]

September 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What’s Hot & Happening in Hangzhou?

Stories of Hangzhou inevitably talk about lakes, temples and tea. We've been  checking in to discover the fresh inspirations shaking up this cherished China destination. The underground music scene gets Loopy Yifei Shu studied classical piano as a child in Hangzhou and has a degree in fashion photography from London. He's now on a mission [...]

September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Overtourism: The Cloud On Asia’s Sunny Travel Horizon

As vacation demand gathers pace across Asia, overtourism is concerning policy makers from Beijing to Luang Prabang. [This is an updated version of an article from February 2016.] What do the Three Gorges Dam on China’s Yangtze River, Italy’s scenic Cinque Terre villages and the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru share in common? All three have posited restrictive [...]

April 27th, 2017|Home, Relationships|

Crafting Hotel Stories Across Asia’s Travel Landscape

The content challenges are diversifying for hotel marketers. Multi-brand global players, expanding regional brands and independent hoteliers are competing to make messaging connections. Check-in Asia examines some off the issues... Constant change is the new normal across Asia’s travel landscape Each day, new flights are boarded by new travellers who arrive at new hotels with new expectations. And, [...]

April 19th, 2017|Blog|

Check-in Asia Contributes to White Paper on Asian Travellers

Check-in Asia is proud to be one of a select panel of contributors – including Cathay Pacific Airlines, AirBnB and the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines – for The Polarisation of Asian Travellers, a new tourism white paper. Asia Pacific is currently the world’s largest travel market, and the number of those travelling has boomed [...]

March 9th, 2017|Blog|

Revisiting 2016: The Check-in Asia Travel Infographic

After wading through the archives and crunching numbers, we produced this Asia travel infographic showcasing Check-in Asia’s tourism projects in 2016. In 2016, Check-in Asia partnered with a total of 52 clients across 34 countries and cities – from the US, France, Canada and South Africa to Bangkok, Manila and Kuala Lumpur and the Chinese destinations of Beidahu and Luoyang. White papers, e-commerce [...]

February 14th, 2017|Work|

Scribes of the Orient Celebrates its 10th Birthday

To celebrate the 10th anniversary in 2017 of Scribes of the Orient – Check-in Asia's parent company – we decided to create a new combined logo! Founded in 2007, Scribes of the Orient has grown to become one of Asia’s most respected content marketing, research and communications agencies. Scribes counts three bases across Asia, in Hong Kong, [...]

February 8th, 2017|Blog, Work|