Articles tagged “beach holidays”

Tourism

The Impact of Missing Russia and Ukraine Outbound Tourists

This once resilient group of travelers is unlikely to bounce back anytime soon after all the global sanctions. It's too early to determine the broader impact of the absence of Russian and Ukrainian tourists, but it will be felt — whether through the loss of revenue for seaside resorts or more broadly from a new cloud of uncertainty for travel.

The Impact of Missing Russia and Ukraine Outbound Tourists

Tourism

Some Beach and Mountain Destinations Now Dread Out-of-Town Visitors

A reminder from the mayors of America's beach and mountain resort towns: Advisories against non-essential travel includes non-essential travel to their destinations.

Some Beach and Mountain Destinations Now Dread Out-of-Town Visitors

Hotels

Hurricanes Aren’t Deterring Investors in Beach Hotels

Despite storm risks, hotel owners continue to justify investing in beach properties. High room rates and discounted asset prices are part of the pull. A key question is how well insurers will adapt to the likelihood that climate change may cause more intense hurricanes.

Hurricanes Aren’t Deterring Investors in Beach Hotels

Tourism

New Jersey Bans Smoking at All Its Public Beaches

Say good-bye to cigarette butts in the sand! Well, for the most part. The law, which bans smoking and vaping of any kind on the state’s beaches and in its parks, allows towns to designate up to 15 percent of the area as smoking zones. Perhaps this will inspire other statewide bans.

New Jersey Bans Smoking at All Its Public Beaches

Tourism

Tropical Storm Disrupts Thailand’s Peak Tourism Season

Just as it is recovering from heavy drops in Chinese visitors, Thailand has to count more losses as a powerful storm barrels through the south, where its popular beaches at this time are usually filled with Europeans seeking sunny days.

Tropical Storm Disrupts Thailand’s Peak Tourism Season

Online Travel

On the Beach Buys Classic Collection for $25 Million as Package Rules Get Upended

Online player On the Beach is making a play to attract the business of offline travel agents by creating a new online dynamic-packaging portal. Got it? In online travel, as in life, it sometimes pays to be flexible, and to buy stuff.

On the Beach Buys Classic Collection for $25 Million as Package Rules Get Upended