Articles tagged “family travel”

Tourism

A U.S. Vaccine for Kids Will Boost Family Travel

Approval of a U.S. vaccine for kids would be a huge positive for family travel, but it will take time to get over the uncertainty. Visiting friends and relatives domestically will continue to dominate for a holiday season that’s projected to see higher consumer spending.

A U.S. Vaccine for Kids Will Boost Family Travel

Tourism

What the Travel Industry Can Learn From My Autistic Sister Adia

The high percentage of parents with autistic children not taking family vacations reflects the travel industry's inability to largely address the needs of autistic travelers. Thus many travel companies have missed out on a lucrative travel market because of their inaction.

What the Travel Industry Can Learn From My Autistic Sister Adia

Hospitality

Travel Agent Interest Surge Expected in Post-Pandemic Family Travel

Don’t discount the need for travel agents in the future of travel. Two recent surveys show Americans increasingly want to utilize a travel advisor’s services for post-pandemic vacationing.

Travel Agent Interest Surge Expected in Post-Pandemic Family Travel

Airlines

Renewed Family Travel Tests Flexibility of Travel Businesses

With several weeks of summer still left, having a family vacation is still a possibility. But parents traveling with kids are getting smarter about how they're spending their money. If the industry wants to attract this billion dollar sector, appealing to their kids is the smart way to go.

Renewed Family Travel Tests Flexibility of Travel Businesses

Airlines

Airport Startup Aims to Help Frazzled Traveling Families as Part-Nanny, Part-Concierge

Families traveling by air have often been seen as a nuisance by fellow travelers and airlines alike. How can air travel be more appealing for families with small children after the pandemic?

Airport Startup Aims to Help Frazzled Traveling Families as Part-Nanny, Part-Concierge

Media and PR

Online Family Travel Club Launched by Wall Street Journal Alums Unbowed by Pandemic

Two journalists have soft-launched a family travel brand called The Expedition. It feels very much born in this moment, given that it's a subscription-based, indie social network.

Online Family Travel Club Launched by Wall Street Journal Alums Unbowed by Pandemic

Coronavirus

Belgium Restarts Cross-Border Family Visits

It is still complicated to travel to Belgium due to neighbors restrictions, but cross-border family visits amounts to a slight easing of the rules.

Belgium Restarts Cross-Border Family Visits

Tourism

Millennial Parent Travelers Set Themselves Apart From Peers Without Kids: Skift Research

Millennial parents have a lot in common with their generational peers without kids, but they also have some unique travel preferences and values. Their impact on the family travel segment is just beginning.

Millennial Parent Travelers Set Themselves Apart From Peers Without Kids: Skift Research

Business Travel

Take Your Family Around the World? Travel Advisors Show the Way

Extended around-the-world travel is no longer just for the superrich or the unencumbered. It's now within reach of middle-class families. Travel advisors are showing how it can be done.

Take Your Family Around the World? Travel Advisors Show the Way

Tourism

Millennial Parents Are Bringing a New Generation to Family Travel: New Skift Research

Families headed by millennial parents are taking an ever larger share of the family travel market. To win them over, the industry needs to know what sets them apart from their generational peers.

Millennial Parents Are Bringing a New Generation to Family Travel: New Skift Research