Articles tagged “rankings”

New U.S. Airport Rankings Find Phoenix the Best and New York the Worst

New U.S. Airport Rankings Find Phoenix the Best and New York the Worst

Grant Martin, Skift

One might be surprised to find Phoenix Sky Harbor at the top of any analyst's airport ranking, but based on accessibility, amenities, and on-time performance, it appears to deliver the best package in the country.

3 months ago

From Freddies to Skytrax: Making Sense of Airline and Airport Awards

From Freddies to Skytrax: Making Sense of Airline and Airport Awards

Marisa Garcia, Skift

The ultimate reward of awards is good press for the winners. But aiming for the prize--any prize--helps spur on airlines and airports to make air travel better. That has to be a good thing.

2 years ago

What the World’s 10 Best Airports Do Better Than Their Peers

What the World’s 10 Best Airports Do Better Than Their Peers

Samantha Shankman, Skift

These top-ranked airports are leading the hub-as-destination trend and doing it well by combining leisure activities with functional design elements and necessary tech innovations.

3 years ago

How hotels can score a fifth star from Forbes Travel Guide

How hotels can score a fifth star from Forbes Travel Guide

Hugo Martin, Los Angeles Times

The value of earning extra stars at hotels stands is clear, while those added stars at restaurants from the Michelin team feed the ego more than they feed the team.

4 years ago