The travel and tourism industry is the fastest-growing sector. It integrates with the hospitality industry and helps in improving the economic condition of the nation. The travel and tourism industry provides accommodation facilities, transportation facilities to the visitors. Accommodation is the main aspect of holiday packages that are provided by tour operators.
- Examining interrelationship between hospitality and wide travel or tourism business.
- Examining the implication of hospitality industry integration.
- examining the impact of integration on the hospitality business.
Travel and tourism industry is the fastest growing sector. It integrates with hospitality industry and helps in improving economic condition of the nation. Present study will discuss interrelationship between hospitality and travel business. Furthermore, it wills analysis implication of integration to hospitality industry.
1.1 Interrelationships between hospitality and wider travel and tourism businesses
There is strong relationship between tourism and hospitality. Hospitality industry is considered as service providers for the travel industry. There are many hotels, restaurants those which are offering amazing services to the travellers. Travel business conduct tour for the visitors, they make connection with hospitality business those which can offer these visitors facilities to stay and eat (Cook, Hsu and Marqua, 2014). Hospitality sector is integral part of entire travel industry that helps in making people satisfy in destination and giving them amazing experience. There are many big hotels, night clubs, food service providers those are offering high quality services to travellers. Travel and tourism industry provides accommodation facilities, transportation facilities to the visitors. This sector cannot meet with needs of consumers without support of hospitality industry. Accommodation is the main aspect of holiday packages that is provided by tour operators. Aviation industry also the part of hospitality industry. Tour operators have to book tickets of the person. They ask for the budget of the travel and accordingly design entire tour for them. As per their budget they book air ticket, hotel. Visitors travel from one place to another from different purposes. Theme parks are considered as most amazing attraction point (Tussyadiah and Pesonen, 2016). There are many theme parks where travellers can stay. This is also the feature of holiday package. Thus, there is close interrelationship between hospitality and travel and tourism