Increasingly, people who configure and purchase their travel online. In countries such as England, Spain, Germany, Italy and United States figures show that more than 70% of travellers come to Internet to purchase their trips; in Latin American countries the figures are much lower but we are going in that trend while the fear is a major obstacle. In a survey carried out in Colombia to men and women of various age groups could identify something interesting. In the Group of people between 25 and 35 years, group that begins to have some purchasing power for travel and is very exposed to the Internet as part of a digital generation and all the social networking phenomenon, noteworthy that 30 percent expressed fear of making purchases on the Internet by a possible scam or deception. For its part a wide majority of 70% said not to feel fear. However, 92% said having made purchases online and 70% have made purchases with a certain frequency. On the above two conclusions can be drawn: between 25 and 35 people years already has extensive experience of shopping on the Internet and is usual within their habits to resort to the network to buy products or services. There is however a significant percentage that still feels fear of doing transactions online.
With respect to travel on the Internet there are many operators such as airlines, hotels, rental cars, companies, entertainment, etc, that portals have very safe and completely reliable payment gateways. It is worth mentioning that the companies who buy do not have access to our credit card data because they are the providers of payment systems of these companies who make data verification and addition information is encrypted in their databases to avoid fraud with credit cards; in this way we must not be afraid of our shopping on the Internet. But how to know if it is safe to buy our travels on the Internet? The first thing is to learn a little of the company that we are buying you, it is important to have some trajectory in the market or that is recommended by someone you know or by social networks that present valuable information. In the case of airlines there will be no problems of shopping online with companies such as Avianca, Aires, Lan, American Airlines, etc. Very important! We are talking about the safety of giving our credit card data without having problems of cloning, scam, fraud, etc. In the case of hotels if it is not a recognized hotel is very useful to investigate page, a social network of hotels where we can find many traveler reviews; If the rating of the hotel is good surely there will be no problems with purchases in your portal. I would like to me to leave a comment on this article, how is your experience with the Online travel Travel on the Internet? You already purchase your air tickets, hotels, car rental and other travel Internet services? What problems you have, what want to learn?