The year on year analysis for SLH’s online activity for January, traditionally one of the most popular booking months, not only reinforces the growing trend for mobile browsing and booking, but also underpins the growing demand for luxury travel in the emerging markets, which saw the greatest percentage increase of traffic to slh.com. In January 2013, SLH website hits in China were up by 406 per cent year on year; Brazil saw an increase of 104 per cent, followed by Russia with a more moderate 22 per cent increase. The UK saw a very positive increase, up 15 per cent, while in line with expectations other more developed travel markets such as the USA and Germany saw slight increases of one per cent and four per cent respectively, compared to the same month the previous year. In terms of website visits by mobile devices, the developed economies saw the most significant growth. Get the full story at Breaking Travel News