Articles tagged “outbound travel”

Two Decades of Outbound Travel Visualized: New Skift Research

Two Decades of Outbound Travel Visualized: New Skift Research

Seth Borko, Skift Research

We often think of international travel in terms of the destination we are visiting. But the origin country of departures can be just as important for spotting trends in the industry.

3 months ago

Europeans Traveled Abroad More in 2018 But the Pace Slowed

Europeans Traveled Abroad More in 2018 But the Pace Slowed

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Europeans did more outbound international travel this year than last year. The pace of growth was not as torrid as in the past, however. Experts forecast a similar modest growth rate for 2019.

10 months ago

U.S. Travel Abroad Set New Record in 2016 Because of Stronger Dollar

U.S. Travel Abroad Set New Record in 2016 Because of Stronger Dollar

Dan Peltier, Skift

Many travel brands were sweetening their deals for U.S. travelers last year to encourage them to take advantage of their dollars going further. The deals have remained pretty sweet this year, too, as countries like Canada and the UK are already reporting record U.S. visits.

2 years ago

South Korea Outbound Travel Spurred by Pursuit of Stress-Free Vacations

South Korea Outbound Travel Spurred by Pursuit of Stress-Free Vacations

Jiyeun Lee, Bloomberg

Domestic vacations are fine, but South Koreans are increasingly looking abroad for trips given all the tension these days on the Korean peninsula. If only their families in North Korea had the same options.

2 years ago