Skift Take

Having lapped a year of our pandemic coverage, we wanted to call out how it's emotionally felt for leaders in the travel sector to endure this crisis. In a word, brutal.

This Skift Pro Exclusive series marks the one-year anniversary of Skift's coverage of the most important event in the history of modern travel. These essays offer insights into important topics we felt deserved more attention while highlighting just some of the hundreds of stories we produced.

The travel sector has endured the coronavirus pandemic better than expected, broadly speaking, thanks to the heroic sacrifices of many. Outright bankruptcies have been rare, despite the steep plunges in revenue. Yet the parade of headlines has been ferocious. Much news coverag