Articles tagged “barcelona”

Tourism

‘Tourists Go Home’: Barcelona’s Protests Against Overtourism

Barcelona, one of the world's most popular destinations, just got a rude awakening about how it manages tourism.

‘Tourists Go Home’: Barcelona’s Protests Against Overtourism

Hotels

IndiGo Parent Enters Europe’s Hotel Space: Miiro Opens First Property in Paris This Month

InterGlobe is diving into the European hospitality scene with profit on its mind. As the CEO of Miiro Hotels clearly puts it, “This isn’t a vanity project — it’s a project for profit.”

IndiGo Parent Enters Europe’s Hotel Space: Miiro Opens First Property in Paris This Month

Short-Term Rentals

Barcelona to Ban All Short-Term Rentals by 2029

Many destinations in seeking to regulate short-term rentals try to balance the needs of locals with the benefits of tourism. Barcelona has had enough.

Barcelona to Ban All Short-Term Rentals by 2029

Airlines

American Airlines Reduces International Routes Due to Boeing 787 Delays

American is the latest airline to alter its schedule as delivery delays at Boeing mount.

American Airlines Reduces International Routes Due to Boeing 787 Delays

Skift Meetings

PCMA Selects Barcelona for Next European Gathering

The next edition of PCMA's European gathering will take place in Barcelona in 2024. The event will also feature a co-located sustainability and climate tech conference.

PCMA Selects Barcelona for Next European Gathering

Airlines

United Airlines Is Betting on New Hybrid Work Habits

Today’s edition of Skift’s daily podcast looks at United’s earnings, a Barcelona tourism shakeup, and the pending JetBlue-Spirit merger.

United Airlines Is Betting on New Hybrid Work Habits

Overtourism

Barcelona’s Firing of Its Tourism Chief Reinforces Why Engaging Local Communities Matters

Barcelona remains one of the clash points between the tourism sector and locals. Its next tourism chief will need to be a master at community relations.

Barcelona’s Firing of Its Tourism Chief Reinforces Why Engaging Local Communities Matters

Overtourism

Daily Podcast: Barcelona’s Overtourism Balancing Act

Good morning from Skift. It's Monday, June 27 in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Barcelona’s Overtourism Balancing Act

Overtourism

Barcelona Looks for Balance When Welcoming Post-Covid Tourism

Barcelona is trying to avoid limiting the growth of its tourism industry, yet again, balancing an economic reboot and residents’ needs. Failure might turn it into fresh territory for moving ahead with stricter policies as it looks to put its overtourism past behind it.

Barcelona Looks for Balance When Welcoming Post-Covid Tourism

Business Travel

Governments Hire This ‘Future of Work Explorer’ to Help Set Up Digital Nomad Programs

From hotel recommendations to pilot projects, Albert Canigueral is thrashing out a range of ideas across the U.S. and Europe. Here’s what he’s thinking.

Governments Hire This ‘Future of Work Explorer’ to Help Set Up Digital Nomad Programs