Articles tagged “g adventures”

Are Cultural Tours Built on Exploitation?

Are Cultural Tours Built on Exploitation?

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

Cultural tours to communities of color involve many parties: travel advisors, tour operators, service providers, travelers themselves, and more. So who's responsible for making sure that a trip to an indigenous community or a historically black neighborhood is carried out ethically?

4 months ago

Tour Operators: Airbnb Adventures Knows Distribution, Not Destinations

Tour Operators: Airbnb Adventures Knows Distribution, Not Destinations

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Big-name tour operators aren't losing sleep over Airbnb Adventures. But some are indeed paying close attention, which is prudent. Just ask European airlines, which underestimated the emergence of Ryanair and EasyJet, and would love to have a do-over.

6 months ago

Skift Podcast: When Everything Is An Adventure, What Happens to Adventure Travel?

Skift Podcast: When Everything Is An Adventure, What Happens to Adventure Travel?

Hannah Sampson, Skift

As more people look for authentic, meaningful, (and impressive-on-Facebook) experiences, the adventure travel segment stands to grow.

4 years ago

Skift CMO Interviews: G Adventures on Appealing to More Than Millennials

Skift CMO Interviews: G Adventures on Appealing to More Than Millennials

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

A combination of traditional and experimental marketing efforts is working for G Adventures.

4 years ago

River Cruising Grows, With Plenty of Room for Newcomers

River Cruising Grows, With Plenty of Room for Newcomers

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

River cruising is evolving as the former niche grows to meet demand from cruisers who are tired of ocean cruising. Smaller companies can innovate and experiment in river cruising more readily than in ocean cruising, creating a diverse set of experiences for cruisers.

4 years ago