Articles tagged “outdoor tourism”

Tourism

A Marketing Blueprint for Responsible Travel Emerges for Tackling the Outdoor Tourism Boom

More crowds, more problems? Yes, but it's also pushing the industry to take a more collaborative and inclusive approach to marketing outdoor experiences.

A Marketing Blueprint for Responsible Travel Emerges for Tackling the Outdoor Tourism Boom

Tourism

Video: Opportunities and Challenges in Outdoor Travel

Watch a full session from our recent online event devoted to the short-term rental and outdoor industries.

Video: Opportunities and Challenges in Outdoor Travel

Hotels

Video: How Outdoor Travel Startups Are Meeting Consumer Demand

Watch a full session from our recent online event devoted to the short-term rental and outdoor industries.

Video: How Outdoor Travel Startups Are Meeting Consumer Demand

Hotels

4 Key Takeaways From Skift’s Short-Term Rental and Outdoor Summit

Optimism about recovery, a wariness about the tricky nuances of each sector, and suppliers demanding respect from online brands were among the themes at the Skift Short-Term Rental and Outdoor Summit. Plus: the past year's boom isn't a one-off.

4 Key Takeaways From Skift’s Short-Term Rental and Outdoor Summit
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Azerbaijan Redefines Its Domestic Tourism Strategy By Looking Beyond Its Major Cities

With international travel on pause, Azerbaijan Tourism Board is inspiring Azerbaijanis themselves to discover the diverse, authentic offerings the country has to offer, more conveniently than ever.

Azerbaijan Redefines Its Domestic Tourism Strategy By Looking Beyond Its Major Cities

Online Travel

A Startup RV Membership Program Raises $37 Million as Gold Rush in Outdoor Travel Continues

In its early days, Airbnb created new lodging inventory by wooing people who had never hosted strangers to try renting out their spaces. Harvest Hosts isn't going to be the next Airbnb. But it does a similar trick to expand the bookable options available in the outdoor sector.

A Startup RV Membership Program Raises $37 Million as Gold Rush in Outdoor Travel Continues

Tourism

Backpacker Tourism Faces a Changing Landscape Post-Pandemic

While some popular backpacker destinations will target high-end visitors after the pandemic, this category of outdoor tourism is not dead. Far from it, as backpacker tourism will evolve and attract new markets.

Backpacker Tourism Faces a Changing Landscape Post-Pandemic

Online Travel

Hipcamp Raises $57 Million for Campsite Bookings as Outdoor Travel Trend Booms: Report

Hipcamp says that demand for quality outdoor experiences has exceeded supply as a long-term trend, not just a pandemic bump. It also claims to create more supply by wooing landowners to create camping experiences. But skeptics will wonder if a valuation north of $300 million is justified for the company.

Hipcamp Raises $57 Million for Campsite Bookings as Outdoor Travel Trend Booms: Report

Tourism

Native American Interior Secretary Nominee Presents Big Promise for U.S. Outdoor Tourism

From her opposition to the fossil fuel industry to spearheading bipartisan legislation protecting public lands, Congresswoman Deb Haaland has shown she’s a fierce protector of America’s natural resources. As future Interior Secretary, she could be a giant boost for the sustainable development of outdoor travel post-Covid.

Native American Interior Secretary Nominee Presents Big Promise for U.S. Outdoor Tourism