Tourists take selfies. (Photo: VCG)
Increasing access to mobile Internet technology has encouraged more Chinese tourists to share travel experiences online, according to a new report.
Data from TongCheng-eLong, a leading online travel service platform in China, showed that 60.8 percent of its users had shared their travel experiences online in the past year, mainly by posting photos featuring local scenery or cuisine, said the report released by TongCheng-eLong and Chinese travel services and social networking platform Mafengwo.
Shooting a minute or two of mobile phone videos on the move has become a new trend among Chinese travelers, the report said.
The report said 42.3 percent of the platform's users had shared their travel moments through short videos.