Articles tagged “lindblad expeditions”

Lindblad CEO Wants Expedition Travel to Stay Niche

Lindblad CEO Wants Expedition Travel to Stay Niche

Hannah Sampson, Skift

More people are visiting hard-to-reach destinations, and the travel companies that take them there are reckoning with the impact of the higher volume of tourists. How much growth is too much? We'll probably find out in the coming years.

1 year ago

Video: Lindblad CEO on Cruising Despite Environmental Risks

Video: Lindblad CEO on Cruising Despite Environmental Risks

Sarah Enelow, Skift

When it comes to environmental impact, major cruise lines have a hard time sleeping at night. The smaller ones only occasionally wake up in a cold sweat.

2 years ago

Lindblad Expeditions Launches Its First New Ship in Alaska

Lindblad Expeditions Launches Its First New Ship in Alaska

Associated Press

As Alaska proves to be a consistently popular market, more cruise lines — ranging from expedition to mass-market to luxury — are sending new capacity to the region.

2 years ago

Interview: What’s in Store for Luxury Cruising

Interview: What’s in Store for Luxury Cruising

Laura Powell, Skift

Cruise lines have the luxury of going in and out of nearly any port they choose, making it easier for them to respond to geopolitical changes as well as changing consumer tastes.

2 years ago

Lindblad Expeditions CEO Reflects on Travel Entrepreneurship

Lindblad Expeditions CEO Reflects on Travel Entrepreneurship

Chris Taylor, Reuters

We've grown accustomed to small group trips to exotic locales. But it took the entrepreneurial mind of Sven Lindblad to popularize the sector over three decades. Here, he shares his lessons learned.

2 years ago

Skift CMO Interviews: How Lindblad Expeditions Reaches a Niche Audience

Skift CMO Interviews: How Lindblad Expeditions Reaches a Niche Audience

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Lindblad Expeditions is trying to reach affluent, active travelers with plenty of time to spend exploring as the company embarks on a five-year growth plan.

3 years ago