Articles tagged “family”

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Airlines Told to Stop Charging Adults Extra for Adjacent Seating for Children

The U.S. Office of Aviation Consumer Protection has issued a notice urging airlines to do “everything in their power” to ensure children aged 13 or below are seated next to an accompanying adult with no additional charge. The U.S. Department of Transport said it continued to receive a low number of complaints from consumers about…

Tour Operators

Ghana Tour Operators Offer a Model for Ancestry Trips

Ghana's success in attracting members of the African diaspora to visit should drive its neighbors to develop similar strategies. They can see there's enormous amounts of money to be made from a lucrative African American market re-energizing from the pandemic as tourists are eager for travel to the continent.

Ghana Tour Operators Offer a Model for Ancestry Trips

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

Tourism

Multi-Generational Vacations Are on the Rise in the U.S.

Multi-generational travel is only going to increase in the U.S. as boomers -- the first generation of Americans who really owned travel -- begin bringing their families along on all their post-retirement trips.

Multi-Generational Vacations Are on the Rise in the U.S.

Tourism

How New York City Markets to Its 16.7 Million Family Visitors

Family travel is a huge visitor segment for destinations, but one that must be uniquely catered to in order to encourage and accommodate trips that appeal to and are safe for young children.

How New York City Markets to Its 16.7 Million Family Visitors

Tourism

New Skift Trends Report: The Changing Business of Summer Travel

It's a very good time to be in the U.S. travel industry, with summer forecasts looking sunny -- by every measure. Here's what you need to know about the summer travel season to make successful decisions for your business.

New Skift Trends Report: The Changing Business of Summer Travel

Airlines

Ryanair’s Latest Charm Campaign Puts Families First

Who kidnapped the Ryanair that we know and love and what have they done with it?

Ryanair’s Latest Charm Campaign Puts Families First

Tourism

Water Parks Are the Latest Must-Have Amenity at Family Resorts, Campgrounds

Water parks give older destinations something new to brag about and usually come as part of an even broader increase in on-site amenities for children and their parents.

Water Parks Are the Latest Must-Have Amenity at Family Resorts, Campgrounds

Online Travel

5 New Travel Startups Tailored to Fit Travelers’ Needs

Startups that design a product with a target customer in mind often have more success than those that attempt to build a broad travel product with little thought to what their users need and want.

5 New Travel Startups Tailored to Fit Travelers’ Needs

Media and PR

The 24 Best Travel Blogs of 2014

What makes this gorgeous group of websites so wonderful to look through is their broad range of topics including design, family, food, and adventure, all backed by beautiful photography.

The 24 Best Travel Blogs of 2014