Articles tagged “ecuador”

Online Travel

Daily Podcast: Overvalued Online Travel IPOs

Good morning from Skift. It’s Wednesday, January 12, in New York City. Here’s what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Overvalued Online Travel IPOs

Online Travel

New Online Travel Transparency Is Being Tested in Ecuador

After Covid put the travel industry under a microscope, Ecuador aims to define who’s who in the agencies segment, create a clearer environment for online sales, avoid embezzlements and improve the quality of professionals.

New Online Travel Transparency Is Being Tested in Ecuador

Tourism

Ecuador Appeals to Tourists to Return, Post-Earthquake

The question of when to return to a destination following a a natural disaster or violent incident is always a difficult one. But when a cautious leader says "come on back" it's a good time to go.

Ecuador Appeals to Tourists to Return, Post-Earthquake

Tourism

Ecuador Cuts Off One of Last Visa-Free Travel Outlets for Cubans

The U.S. could end this if they cut the special privileges for Cuban immigrants that few other immigrants receive.

Ecuador Cuts Off One of Last Visa-Free Travel Outlets for Cubans

Media and PR

The World’s Best Travel Videos of 2015 Emphasize Place and Emotion

All of these videos do a good job of immersing the viewer in the travel experience, but what makes them stand out is how they connect with the viewer on an emotional level.

The World’s Best Travel Videos of 2015 Emphasize Place and Emotion

Tourism

Expats Make Some Destinations Rethink How They Define a Traveler

Some destinations have worked to attract expats for decades and already reap the praise and rewards for doing so.

Expats Make Some Destinations Rethink How They Define a Traveler

Airlines

Video: Inside the Galapagos Islands’ Solar- and Wind-Powered Sustainable Airport

This project is perfectly matched to its destination, and has lessons for other airports as well.

Video: Inside the Galapagos Islands’ Solar- and Wind-Powered Sustainable Airport

Tourism

Interview: Ecuador’s Tourism Minister on Sustainable Tourism Growth

Although behind its South American neighbors in terms of awareness in the U.S., Ecuador benefits from its growing popularity that will attract both young and well-traveled Americans looking for a unique experience.

Interview: Ecuador’s Tourism Minister on Sustainable Tourism Growth

SkiftX

Super Bowl Ads From Travel Brands: Carnival, Ecuador and Priceline

Is it worth nearly $4 million to reach consumers during the big game? For some of these brands it's a bet they're going to take.

Super Bowl Ads From Travel Brands: Carnival, Ecuador and Priceline

SkiftX

Ecuador Tourism Is Spending $3.8 Million on a Super Bowl Ad

How does a small country try to play in the big leagues? For Ecuador it means spending on both the Beatles and the Super Bowl.

Ecuador Tourism Is Spending $3.8 Million on a Super Bowl Ad