Articles tagged “online travel”

Online Travel

Tripadvisor in Play: Forms Committee to Consider Sale

In theory, Tripadvisor going private might give the reviews site the space to regain its balance outside the glare of quarterly reports.

Tripadvisor in Play: Forms Committee to Consider Sale

Online Travel

MakeMyTrip Reports Record-Breaking Quarter: Here’s How They Made It

MakeMyTrip's record-breaking quarter is a significant addition to the unfolding narrative of India's travel landscape.

MakeMyTrip Reports Record-Breaking Quarter: Here’s How They Made It

Hotels

Expedia CEO to Hotel Owners: Stamp Out Rogue Wholesale Rates

Hotels aren't doing enough to keep their wholesale rates off of smaller retail travel sites. That is damaging to Expedia's effort to gather the best prices online.

Expedia CEO to Hotel Owners: Stamp Out Rogue Wholesale Rates

Short-Term Rentals

Airbnb Establishes Housing Council to Bolster Short-Term Rentals as Regulators Bear Down

Airbnb's new Housing Council is designed to help it enhance its posture during regulatory battles, and to engage with communities as a better corporate citizen.

Airbnb Establishes Housing Council to Bolster Short-Term Rentals as Regulators Bear Down

Tour Operators

Fosun in Talks to Sell Thomas Cook to Polish Online Travel Agency

Don't get too excited. Today's Thomas Cook, operated by Fosun, is a shell of its former self.

Fosun in Talks to Sell Thomas Cook to Polish Online Travel Agency

Short-Term Rentals

AirDNA Expands Into Property Management Tech With Uplisting Acquisition

Consolidation is coming to all aspects of the short-term rental sector.

AirDNA Expands Into Property Management Tech With Uplisting Acquisition

Short-Term Rentals

The Bearish Outlook for Airbnb — and Why It’s Wrong: Analyst

Bernstein emphasizes a non-standard measure, customer growth rather than room night growth, to assess Airbnb versus rivals. That's because Airbnb has more multi-bedroom properties than it did pre-Covid. That's out-of-the-box thinking.

The Bearish Outlook for Airbnb — and Why It’s Wrong: Analyst

Announcements

Skift’s Top 12 Travel Research Reports of 2023

Did you miss some of our Skift Research reports during a busy year? Have no fear! We've gone back and hand-picked our favorite 12 must-read reports for the year.

Skift’s Top 12 Travel Research Reports of 2023

Short-Term Rentals

Short-Term Rentals in 2024: Small Cities, Rural Areas May Soar

After a volatile 2023, next year may see demand and supply back in balance.

Short-Term Rentals in 2024: Small Cities, Rural Areas May Soar

Online Travel

Airbnb Fined for Misleading Australian Consumers

Airbnb will offer compensation worth about $154 per customer. Remember, Airbnb: That's $230 in Australian dollars.

Airbnb Fined for Misleading Australian Consumers