Articles tagged “soccer”

Tourism

16 World Cup 2026 Cities in North America Ready to Host a Soccer Revolution

FIFA president Gianni Infantino predicts a soccer frenzy will spread through the U.S., with the sport eventually surpassing baseball, football, basketball and hockey.

16 World Cup 2026 Cities in North America Ready to Host a Soccer Revolution

Tourism

Qatar World Cup Is Luring Latin American Fútbol Fans Ready to Travel

Travel agencies are busy deploying plans to help Latin American fans pay for flights and lodging for the FIFA World Cup in light of steep exchange rates. Those rabid fútbol fans are topping the global demand lists for tickets.

Qatar World Cup Is Luring Latin American Fútbol Fans Ready to Travel

Tourism

U.S.-Hosted World Cup in 2026 Kicks Off Ambitious $50 Million Soccer Fund

Richard Graham, part-owner of a Major League Soccer team, hopes to grow the sport's popularity in the U.S. The lead-up to the 2026 World Cup is the perfect time to do this, raising hype across the country and spurring a wave of sports tourism.

U.S.-Hosted World Cup in 2026 Kicks Off Ambitious $50 Million Soccer Fund

Tourism

Russia Enjoys Short-Term Tourism Boost Thanks to World Cup Arrivals

So far the World Cup appears to have been a big success for Russia — especially with the national team doing so well. The big issue the country has is keeping the tourism feel-good factor going after the tournament has ended.

Russia Enjoys Short-Term Tourism Boost Thanks to World Cup Arrivals

Airlines

Etihad Airways Will Sponsor New York City’s New MLS Football Team

It's the rare headline that's both a hit with football fans and aviation geeks.

Etihad Airways Will Sponsor New York City’s New MLS Football Team

Media and PR

Real-Time Marketing Tips for Travel Brands During Brazil’s World Cup

Although the World Cup's partners and sponsors have larger audiences than travel brands, there is still a huge opportunity to take advantage of, during this major second screen event. Much of the success will be about being in the right moment.

Real-Time Marketing Tips for Travel Brands During Brazil’s World Cup

Media and PR

The Best Football Travel Video You’ll See in This World Cup Year

Watch it, and see if you agree with us.

The Best Football Travel Video You’ll See in This World Cup Year

Tourism

Cruise Companies Fight David Beckham Over Location of Miami Soccer Stadium

The proposed location of the cruise ship stadium will not only cause congestion around the port, but ruin its plans to attract more large ships after the widening of the Panama Canal.

Cruise Companies Fight David Beckham Over Location of Miami Soccer Stadium

Hotels

Real Madrid Cancels Plan For Soccer-Themed Resort in United Arab Emirates

The draw of soccer in the UAE is strong, but as we're seeing in the unfolding 2022 World Cup drama, this fandom is quite seasonal.

Real Madrid Cancels Plan For Soccer-Themed Resort in United Arab Emirates