Now that business will be shut down for a while, those who can withstand the pressure, are moving beyond trying to preserve cash. Instead they are trying to rise to the occasion in an unprecedented crisis with higher levels of service.
While the story evolves every day, tour operators are finding that some clients are reacting to the crisis by shifting their destination preferences rather than just staying home.
A master chef from Khayelitsha township returned home and is bringing culinary and cultural tourism to what was once a cruel ghetto.
The impact that coronavirus is having on the travel tour business is changing on a daily basis.
Market trends for 2020 have already veered far from expectations, but for international tour operators, adaptability is the name of the game.
Friends and associates of Barry Liben shared memories of him and how he deeply touched so many lives, at a gathering one month after his passing.
The pioneer adventure travel company is teaming up with a travel information specialist to form a new hybrid tour product line.
An educational symposium on the rapidly changing field of digital marketing showed diverse perspectives and strategies to take advantage of the trends.
South Africa’s national carrier is pushing ahead with new products while it undergoes an economic reorganization designed to put it on sounder footing for future growth.
The classic tour operator is continuing its quest to make guided vacations a preferred mode of travel, with new types of tours in some surprising destinations.