Articles tagged “hurricane”

Tourism

Bahamian Tourism Minister Calls Dorian Devastating

The Bahamas is taking an unprecedented beating from Hurricane Dorian.

Bahamian Tourism Minister Calls Dorian Devastating

Tourism

Labor Day Travel Plans: Anywhere But Florida

Hurricane Dorian is expected to hit Florida over the holiday weekend; travelers are scrambling to alter their plans ahead of it. Hospitality revenue will take a hit as hotels slash rates, even as they become a refuge for regional residents. But discounting rates is the right thing to do.

Labor Day Travel Plans: Anywhere But Florida

Tourism

Hurricane Irma Leaves Travel Agents and Cruise Lines Extremely Concerned and Hoping for the Best

Hurricane Irma is a monster storm the likes of which the Caribbean and United States haven't seen in a while. While tourism usually rebounds after major storms, we haven't seen an active Atlantic hurricane season like this for nearly a decade and many travel brands will need to think long-term to recover.

Hurricane Irma Leaves Travel Agents and Cruise Lines Extremely Concerned and Hoping for the Best

Hotels

Houston Hotels Bear Brunt of Hurricane Harvey and Already Weak Oil Markets

Unfortunately for Houston, a natural disaster like Harvey will likely only make things even tougher for its already struggling hotel market.

Houston Hotels Bear Brunt of Hurricane Harvey and Already Weak Oil Markets

Airlines

Hundreds of Flight Cancellations at Texas Airports Tied to Hurricane Harvey

This is going to get much worse before it gets better. Flights should get back on schedule in a matter of days but the overall impact to the region will be long-lasting. Southwest could bear the brunt of the flight cancellations as it is the dominant carrier at William P. Hobby Airport in Houston.

Hundreds of Flight Cancellations at Texas Airports Tied to Hurricane Harvey