Articles tagged “adventure travel”

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IDEAS: Masterplan Revealed for The Rig, Saudi Arabia’s New Off-Shore Adventure Experience

A unique hospitality and adventure experience is set to open 40km from the coastline in the Arabian Gulf.  Credit: The Rig The Rig, which takes design inspiration from offshore oil platforms, will celebrate the heritage of Saudi Arabia’s long oil and gas history by transforming decommissioned and newly built oil rig platforms into a new…

Tourism

Exploring Gen Z and Millennial Travel Habits – New Skift Research

Millennials and Gen Z are steering travel trends with a focus on technology, sustainability, and a quest for distinctive and meaningful experiences.

Exploring Gen Z and Millennial Travel Habits – New Skift Research

Tourism

Iceland Brings Back Tourism Taxes for 2024

Iceland was already an expensive tourist destination. The tax will make it even more so.

Iceland Brings Back Tourism Taxes for 2024

Airlines

Ryanair Doesn’t Want Any Help Selling Seats

Today's podcast looks at Ryanair’s booking battles, bright spots for hotels, and seven adventure travel trends.

Ryanair Doesn’t Want Any Help Selling Seats

Tour Operators

Adventure Travel: 7 Sector Trends to Track in 2024

Group trips with friends and family, particularly during quieter travel periods, are among the trends defining multi-day adventure itineraries this year.

Adventure Travel: 7 Sector Trends to Track in 2024

Tour Operators

WeRoad Eyes U.S. Adventure Tours Market After $19 Million Raise

WeRoad is capitalizing on millennials' affinity for adventure and travel by catering to their desire for exploration and social connection.

WeRoad Eyes U.S. Adventure Tours Market After $19 Million Raise

Tour Operators

WeRoad Boosts Growth for DIY Tours With Novice Guides

WeRoad is turning spontaneous travel into a full-time profession for its community of trip coordinators who initially joined by leading tours without any trip-planning experience.

WeRoad Boosts Growth for DIY Tours With Novice Guides

Tour Operators

Travel Experiences in Demand: Survey of 18,000 Travelers Reveals Preferences

A massive survey of 18,000 travelers worldwide suggests that 2024 is shaping up to be a year when tours, activities, and experiences are decisive. Now if only marketers will catch up to reality.

Travel Experiences in Demand: Survey of 18,000 Travelers Reveals Preferences
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Tourism

Q&A: Intrepid’s CEO on Why Doing Good Is Good for Business

With more consumers holding travel companies accountable for their social and environmental impacts, the high-minded notion that purpose-led companies can also be profitable is proving out.

Q&A: Intrepid’s CEO on Why Doing Good Is Good for Business

Hotels

Meet the UAE’s First Gaming Authority

Today's edition of Skift's daily podcast looks closer at AI at major travel brands, youth-focused African tours, and gaming in the UAE.

Meet the UAE’s First Gaming Authority