Articles tagged “netherlands”

Business Travel

Family Rift at BCD Travel Revealed in Pandora Financial Docs Leak

The Pandora Papers have shone a rare spotlight on the usually secretive Dutch company.

Family Rift at BCD Travel Revealed in Pandora Financial Docs Leak

Coronavirus

Dutch Airline KLM Extends Reach With Launch of a Holidays Package Brand

Dutch Airline KLM wants to be among the top three tour operators for flight holidays when tourism begins to bounce back from the global pandemic. But how much is it willing to invest in order to do that? That question remains unanswered.

Dutch Airline KLM Extends Reach With Launch of a Holidays Package Brand

Tourism

Staycation Summer Across Europe Will Drive Local Tourism

While much of the world will likely go back to pre-Covid practices that drive overtourism, one can hope that the events of the past year will give people a greater appreciation of the benefits of local travel.

Staycation Summer Across Europe Will Drive Local Tourism

Coronavirus

Amsterdam’s Mayor Warns Against Rushing to Regain International Tourism

There’s a growing divide between tourism leaders championing the end of travel restrictions and people fearful of the pandemic's reemergence.

Amsterdam’s Mayor Warns Against Rushing to Regain International Tourism

Overtourism

Netherlands Will Continue Tourism Promotion Despite Media Reports

Forget the flashy headlines; destinations need time to respond effectively to overtourism with the cultural fabric of popular locations at stake. The intelligent move is to thoughtfully adjust policies to limit the negative impact of tourism.

Netherlands Will Continue Tourism Promotion Despite Media Reports

Rail

Eurostar Adds Amsterdam in Ambitious Rail Network Expansion

Brexit and competition from low-cost airlines aren't stopping Eurostar from a long-awaited and potentially lucrative expansion.

Eurostar Adds Amsterdam in Ambitious Rail Network Expansion

Tourism

Small Tourist Destinations Still Struggle With Big Language Barriers

It’s difficult to promote or welcome foreign tourists to a destination where there are few to zero resources for them available in their language. As visitation is spread outside of cities and city centers, it’s important for even the smallest of businesses to prepare for a range of languages.

Small Tourist Destinations Still Struggle With Big Language Barriers

Online Travel

TravelBird Is a European Travel Scale-Up to Watch

TravelBird is showing seemingly that there is still a lot of life left in the daily deals market. Let's see how far the company can take this.

TravelBird Is a European Travel Scale-Up to Watch

Rail

The Dutch Are Turning an Amsterdam-Area Bike Path Into Solar Panel Canvas

Cities worldwide are getting smarter about public transportation and test pilots like these lead the way to systems that are easier to use and more energy efficient.

The Dutch Are Turning an Amsterdam-Area Bike Path Into Solar Panel Canvas

Tourism

Interview: How Netherlands Tourism Is Luring Visitors Out of Amsterdam

The Netherlands' challenge of getting tourists out of the capital and into the countryside is one that several European destinations can understand. Identifying different market's primary interests in the first step in wooing them away from the big city.

Interview: How Netherlands Tourism Is Luring Visitors Out of Amsterdam