The travel industry is heading toward a mobile future, as more travelers are choosing to plan their trips on their smartphones, according to an executive at hotel booking site Hotels.com. “We’ve done some studies with millennials and what they’ve told us is that they like the apps for the sake of convenience in particular, but also some of the features, like the filters and being able to book on the app straightaway with a stored credit card,” said Abhiram Chowdhry, who heads the Asia-Pacific and Latin America regions for Hotels.com, in an interview with The Korea Herald. In particular, Korea has become an important market to watch in terms of mobile service development. Since Hotels.com entered the Korean market nine years ago, Chowdhry says that the growth of mobile users as well as the number of individual travelers have been particularly noticeable here. Get the full story at The Korea Herald