Articles tagged “luxury travel”

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New Skift Report: Where Luxury is Going Next

New Skift Report: Where Luxury is Going Next

AccorHotels + Skift

Where is luxury going next? In a nutshell, everywhere. Today, luxury travelers can be found anywhere from second-tier cities to remote destinations in developing countries. And as travelers increasingly flock to novel places, expect hospitality companies to bookmark them as well.

1 week ago

Sri Lanka Quietly Opens Itself Up to Luxury Tourism, 10 Years After Revolution

Sri Lanka Quietly Opens Itself Up to Luxury Tourism, 10 Years After Revolution

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

Balancing the needs of local residents with those of incoming travelers is something Sri Lankan officials need to consider seriously, especially if they want to avoid the perils of overtourism.

2 months ago

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Digging Deeper Into the Traveler Shift Toward Meaning, Purpose, and Fulfillment

Digging Deeper Into the Traveler Shift Toward Meaning, Purpose, and Fulfillment

Singapore Tourism Board + Skift

Some might feel that the idea of transformative travel can easily be dismissed as marketing hype. But data shows that more and more, customers are seeking out these types of experiences in their actual travels.

2 months ago

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Luxury Retreats Recognizes That Curated Experiences Are Essential to Luxury Hospitality

Luxury Retreats Recognizes That Curated Experiences Are Essential to Luxury Hospitality

Luxury Retreats + Skift

The sharing economy has come a long way over the last few years, and luxury accommodations now play a large role. Because of its consistency and highly secure vetting process, Luxury Retreats stands out from other companies in the space.

2 months ago

New Research Report: U.S. Affluent Traveler Trends 2018

New Research Report: U.S. Affluent Traveler Trends 2018

Meghan Carty, Skift Research

Given their huge spending power, it’s no wonder affluent Americans are an attractive and strategic segment for travel brands to target. Our U.S. Affluent Traveler Survey 2018 reveals key insights into their travel behaviors, attitudes, and preferences, while further segmentation paints a more nuanced picture of this diverse and lucrative group.

3 months ago

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The End-to-End Luxury Travel Experience Has Never Mattered More

The End-to-End Luxury Travel Experience Has Never Mattered More

Luxury Retreats + Skift

The needs and wants of luxury travelers have evolved dramatically in recent years, which means the services looking to reach them need to offer a fully vetted, curated, and unique experience — this is especially true of sharing economy services.

4 months ago

Travel Megatrends 2018: Asian Upscale Travelers Are Creating a Luxury Tipping Point

Travel Megatrends 2018: Asian Upscale Travelers Are Creating a Luxury Tipping Point

Raini Hamdi, Skift

2018 will see greater numbers of Asian luxury travelers, but also greater challenges to meet more complex needs. As these travelers want to play in Asia, new high-end agencies are entering, while old ones are restructuring, creating new luxury divisions, or launching new luxury brands.

4 months ago

Why This Boutique Barcelona Hotel Transformed Itself Into a New York Weekend

Why This Boutique Barcelona Hotel Transformed Itself Into a New York Weekend

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Cross-promotions like this are most successful when both sides have something to gain. While Seagram's gets access to a new audience, The Corner Hotel can enhance its reputation.

6 months ago

Women in Luxury Travel Share Perspectives on the Glass Ceiling

Women in Luxury Travel Share Perspectives on the Glass Ceiling

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Although women are particularly well-positioned to lead in the nuanced luxury market, it will take the effort and collaboration of men and women already within the industry to bring about change and more equal leadership teams.

8 months ago

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New Research Study: Eight Key Insights Into Today’s Luxury Travel Market

New Research Study: Eight Key Insights Into Today’s Luxury Travel Market

L.E.K. Consulting + Skift

According to a new 2017 study, the evolving luxury travel market offers opportunities to both traditional luxury players, as well as new players outside the space, to engage with a broader range of premium travelers.

8 months ago

Luxury Ski Spot Breckenridge Tries to Diversify Its Seasonal Economy

Luxury Ski Spot Breckenridge Tries to Diversify Its Seasonal Economy

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Even luxury destinations must diversify their offerings to bolster the economy in the off-season. Breckenridge's slow and thoughtful approach can serve as a role model.

8 months ago

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Free Webinar: Examining The Evolving Diversity of Modern Luxury Travel

Free Webinar: Examining The Evolving Diversity of Modern Luxury Travel

L.E.K. Consulting + Skift

High-end travel and hospitality brands must adapt to evolving luxury consumer psychographics to provide personalized experiences aligned with the whims of today’s upscale travelers.

10 months ago