With four airlines now owning a majority of the market, hotels seem to be heading in the same direction, Greenberg, the travel editor at CBS News, told a meeting of the New York chapter of Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International.
Local tourism officials work hard to shift perceptions formed by last week’s nonstop cable television footage and viral videos of downtown Miami flooding.
Airlines begin to prepare for a third major hurricane to make landfall on U.S. territory in the last four weeks.
IHG also shared renderings of the proposed properties.
The death toll climbed to 104 people as emergency workers continue to search for survivors.
Cruising really took off when travel agents could book itineraries electronically, say partners Trisept and Adventurelink. Now guided tours have the same option.
In other major cities, travel was up 37% in Knoxville, Tenn., 28% in Nashville, Tenn. and 19% in Charleston, S.C.. Cities close to the path of the full solar eclipse also benefitted as jumping off points for travelers. Kansas City, Mo., saw travel increase 9% and St. Louis experienced an 8% increase.
Though major roads are now open in Havana, conditions on the island still merit caution following damage from Hurricane Irma.
As part of its 90th birthday celebration next year, Globus has added four new tours that it promises will take travelers "off-the-beaten-piazza and into undiscovered Italy."
The tours include the nine-day "Hidden Treasures of Southern Italy," which takes guests to Sorrento, the olive oil-rich region of Apulia, Bari, Alberobello and the caves of Castellana Grotte.
The 10-day "The Sicilian" covers Palermo, the Valley of the Temples, dating back to the 6th century BC, Agrigento and the IBLA district of Ragusa.
The eight-day "Gourmet Tuscany" includes the hillside town of Vinci, Lucca, where guest will visit the Palazzo Pfanner gardens, and the medieval village of Greve.
Finally, the eight-day "Apulia, The Heel of Italy" tour includes much of the Hidden Treasures tour, but adds in Florence and Fasano.
Globus is offering some airfare savings and 10% off select Italy packages for bookings made before Nov. 7, 2017.
Fire erupts during morning commute from what police think was a homemade bomb.