Articles tagged “slovenia”

Green Tourism Sees Greater Opportunity at the High End

Green Tourism Sees Greater Opportunity at the High End

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Tourism providers can make big claims about their sustainability credentials, but is anyone really listening?

6 months ago

Destinations Push Green Credentials to Entice Luxury Travelers

Destinations Push Green Credentials to Entice Luxury Travelers

Laura Powell, Skift

While many destinations are upping their sustainability game, a few are actually actively promoting it as a way to attract higher-end visitors. Monaco and Slovenia are trying to prove that selling green will positively color tourism perceptions ... and revenues.

6 months ago

8 Top Luxury Weekend Escapes as Picked by Travel Experts

8 Top Luxury Weekend Escapes as Picked by Travel Experts

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

Great suggestions, here. A case in point is Montreal, where Skift had its all-staff retreat this summer. We can vouch that this Canadian town has an outsize food scene that's perfect for a weekend escape.

2 years ago

Slovenia Says Its Melania Trump Tourism Bump Is Still Going Strong

Slovenia Says Its Melania Trump Tourism Bump Is Still Going Strong

Associated Press

U.S. First Lady Melania Trump has definitely inspired some U.S. travelers to visit Slovenia in recent months. But in general, European destinations outside of Western Europe were already getting a bump before the inauguration.

2 years ago

Slovenia Says It Sees a Tourism Bump Thanks to Melania Trump

Slovenia Says It Sees a Tourism Bump Thanks to Melania Trump

Associated Press

During a period where Trump has expressed tightening immigration policies to the U.S., it should be noted his wife, Melania, is herself an immigrant, too.

2 years ago

Sevnica, Slovenia Is Hoping for a FLOTUS Tourism Bump

Sevnica, Slovenia Is Hoping for a FLOTUS Tourism Bump

Marja Novak, Reuters

Make Slovenian tourism great again? We doubt the nation is on the bucket list for most Trump supporters, but curiosity may spur internal tourism.

2 years ago

Already Popular Slovenia Gets New Tourism Focus Because of Melania Trump

Already Popular Slovenia Gets New Tourism Focus Because of Melania Trump

Dusan Stojanovic, Associated Press

Slovenia saw 2.4 million visitors in 2014 and was already one of Europe's most popular nature destinations before the current U.S. presidential campaign. Whether publicity about Slovenia native Melania Trump converts into a tourism spike remains to be seen.

3 years ago

Weekly Top 15 Travel Data Points From Our SkiftStats Data Feed

5 years ago