Articles tagged “eastern europe”

Sponsored
American Airlines Announces New International Routes, Including Its First-Ever Service to Africa

American Airlines Announces New International Routes, Including Its First-Ever Service to Africa

American Airlines + Skift

American Airlines is launching five new routes that expand its international network, including service to Casablanca, Tel Aviv, and Krakow.

2 months ago

What It Means to Be an Emerging Destination in New Europe: A Sofia Deep Dive

What It Means to Be an Emerging Destination in New Europe: A Sofia Deep Dive

Rebecca Stone, Skift

While destinations with overtourism issues are getting a lot of attention, other cities are emerging as new frontiers for tourism. Sofia, Bulgaria, is one of those cities with a unique opportunity to declare to the world what it wants to be as a destination, and to define a vision and strategy for how tourism can develop sustainably.

1 year ago

Contiki’s Western Europe Tours Are Popular But Eastern Europe Is on the Rise

Contiki’s Western Europe Tours Are Popular But Eastern Europe Is on the Rise

Dan Peltier, Skift

Contiki doesn't think millennials, which tend to be an open-minded demographic, are too concerned about sporadic terrorism incidents in Europe but we'll let the data speak for itself later this year.

2 years ago

Ryanair’s Next Target is Challenging Wizz Air in Ukraine

Ryanair’s Next Target is Challenging Wizz Air in Ukraine

Volodymyr Verbyany, Bloomberg

Ryanair mulled North American expansion but then looked at opportunities closer to home and decided it wants to compete with fellow low-cost carrier Wizz Air at its Eastern European hubs in Ukraine and possibly elsewhere in the region.

3 years ago

Ryanair Eastern Europe Expansion Poses Wizz Air Challenge

Ryanair Eastern Europe Expansion Poses Wizz Air Challenge

Benjamin Katz, Bloomberg

As Ryanair continues to expand in Western Europe, it is likewise testing markets in Eastern Europe, which represent a large opportunity for the Irish low-cost carrier.

4 years ago

Off-Beat European Countries Get Popular With American and Chinese Travelers

Off-Beat European Countries Get Popular With American and Chinese Travelers

Dan Peltier, Skift

This confirms U.S. travelers want something different when exploring Europe, and increasingly they're venturing to countries not known as tourism hotbeds. It's also noteworthy Chinese travelers follow this trend too, since they're still a relatively immature market looking to check off Europe's famous sites.

5 years ago