While there aren’t any major public holidays in the Middle East this spring, Middle Eastern and African travel is as interesting as ever as highlighted in our latest Global Travel Insights Report. Sojern delves into the major trends shaping regional travel in MEA. Here are some of the highlights:
- European destinations make up half of the top 10 most searched destinations in April, and 3 of the top 5 long haul destinations this spring.
- Middle Eastern travelers have some of the earliest April departure dates globally. April 1, 7 and 6 are the most searched dates of departure.
- As many Middle Eastern countries have a work week that runs Sunday to Thursday, Thursday is the most searched day of departure for short-haul travel. For long-haul travel, the most popular searched departure day is Wednesday.
- Tel Aviv cracks the top 10 list of destinations searched for April.
If you’re looking to reach Middle Eastern and African travelers this spring, we’ve got all the insights you need to plan the best advertising campaigns possible. Check out the rest of our Global Travel Insights Report here!