‘Gig-tripping’, Taylor Swift and Dublin hotel rates – is it cheaper to combine a concert and holiday overseas?

From Taylor Swift to Coldplay, concert travel is striking a chord and bringing in millions

Taylor Swift performs at the Paris Le Defense Arena as a part of her Eras Tour concert in May. Photo: AP/Lewis Joly

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Is Taylor Swift the most important person in travel?

That was the take of a recent story in Skift, the travel news website. It looked at travel through the lens of Swiftonomics — at how the barnstorming Eras Tour has brought millions of euro to hotels, airlines, restaurants and other businesses in cities it visits.

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