At the Condé Nast Traveler Travel Specialist Summit, among the activists, influencers and luxury travel specialists, Starwood Capital’s Barry Sternlicht laid out a moving business proposal in favor of sustainable travel.
At the corner of marketing and technology, Nexion looks to a new operating system that targets both travel agents and their customers.
The first increase hits the market this December.
NCL is promoting ‘the perfect cruise destination’ and asking the channel to sell the 50th state post-volcano.
With Oaxaca named one of the best destinations in Mexico, its Puerto Escondido offers towering waves, a friendly crowd, and a growing resort looking to satisfy the American market.
The cruise line is hiring 16 additional salespeople to focus on travel advisors and two to focus on host agencies, plus internal support people to back them up.
Being a travel agent is not that different from being a U.S. border security expert, says Sylvia Longmire — and she should know. She’s doing both jobs. From her home office. In a wheelchair.
Whether it’s reconsidering brick-and-mortar, looking for new ways to retain talent, or reaching out to ‘social influencers,’ it’s always a good time to consider innovation.
From fees and bookings to technology and immersive experiences, here are the predicted hotel trends for the coming year.
‘If the people you are serving aren’t telling others about what you are doing for them, you are not competing. And they are not coming back,’ says the turnaround artist who brought Harley from the brink of bankruptcy.