Articles tagged “cuba”

Hotels

Daily Podcast: What Hotels Should Worry About Now

Good morning from Skift. It's Tuesday, May 31, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: What Hotels Should Worry About Now

Tour Operators

U.S. Tour Operators Proceed Carefully on Cuba Trips With Eye on 2024 Elections

U.S. tour operators may not have long to take advantage of the eased travel restrictions to Cuba. So they're not wasting time during their preparations because legally taking travelers to the island is very complicated.

U.S. Tour Operators Proceed Carefully on Cuba Trips With Eye on 2024 Elections

Tourism

U.S. Eases Some Trump-Era Cuba Travel Restrictions

Life is being made a little easier for Cuba's citizens, with more flights allowed, but this is far from a carte blanche for the tourism industry.

U.S. Eases Some Trump-Era Cuba Travel Restrictions

Hotels

Cuba’s Tourism Industry Hopes LGBTQ-Friendly Hotels Signal a New Era

Travel executives expect the hotels to help improve visibility for the LGBTQ+ community during a period when the government is considering a family code that, if approved, would legalize civil unions among same sex couples in Cuba.

Cuba’s Tourism Industry Hopes LGBTQ-Friendly Hotels Signal a New Era

Tourism

Cuba Feels Economic Blow From Departing Russian Tourists

The impact of the war in Ukraine continues to cast light on just how many destinations are dependent on Russian visitors.

Cuba Feels Economic Blow From Departing Russian Tourists

Airlines

Scouting New FAA Leadership and More Travel Stories This Week

In Skift's top stories this week, the FAA may appoint a United pilot to be its new administrator, Cuba's tourism industry struggles to reach pre-Covid figures, and IHG returns to profitability after dumping poorly performing hotels.

Scouting New FAA Leadership and More Travel Stories This Week

Tourism

Daily Podcast: Cuba’s Tourism Troubles

Good morning from Skift. It's Monday, February 21, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Cuba’s Tourism Troubles

Tourism

Cuba Struggles in Its Tourism Recovery Unlike Its Neighbors

Omicron flareups are one thing, but the travel bans for U.S. citizens put in place under President Trump and remaining thereunder Joe Biden, for the most part, are not doing Cuba's tourism industry any favors.

Cuba Struggles in Its Tourism Recovery  Unlike Its Neighbors

Tourism

Cuban Economic Recovery Threatened by Slow Return of Visitors

Cuba was betting on the return of visitors to drive its economic recovery this year. But a late reopening and continued U.S. travel restrictions could leave the Caribbean nation high and dry.

Cuban Economic Recovery Threatened by Slow Return of Visitors

Coronavirus

Cuba Tightens Border Controls Due to Covid Surge

Cuba wasn't in any way going to go all the way and close its doors to foreign tourism despite the rise in Covid cases — especially since most of its citizens have already been vaccinated. Plus, the country's economy is in desperate need of a boost from overseas visitors.

Cuba Tightens Border Controls Due to Covid Surge