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Malaysia Ranks 2nd In Search Of Accommodation In S’pore For Coldplay Concert 

Cheaper than buying from scalpers.

Singapore’s digital travel platform has observed a remarkable 8.7x search increase for accommodations in Singapore during Coldplay’s concert series in January 2024.

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8.7x search increase for accommodation in Singapore

According to data from Agoda, the surge is driven mainly by neighbouring countries Malaysia and Indonesia.

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The significant upswing aligns with ticket releases for the highly anticipated six-day Coldplay concert series, demonstrating the undeniable power of music as a major travel motivator.

With six shows, Singapore will be the main stop in Asia during Coldplay’s ‘Music of the Spheres World Tour,’ it wrote in a PR release to WeirdKaya.

Enric Casals, Regional Associate Vice President Southeast Asia at Agoda also said that the spike in accommodation bookings is a testament “to the undeniable lure of live musical experiences”.

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Malaysia ranks 2nd

The data presented is derived from Agoda’s accommodation search data in Singapore, analyzing search trends between 18 – 20 June 2023 for check-in dates in 23-31 January 2024 compared to the same weekdays a week before.

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Read also: Should We Be Surprised That No International Artist Wants To Perform In Malaysia?

According to Agoda, the highest search increase is from the following countries:

1. Indonesia
2. Malaysia
3. Philippines
4. Brunei
5. United States
6. Thailand
7.Sri Lanka
8. Hong Kong SAR
9. China Mainland
10. Australia
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