Articles tagged “summer travel”

The Best Luxury Experiences for Summer Travel

The Best Luxury Experiences for Summer Travel

Colin Nagy, Skift

There are a lot of discerning experiences vying for a customer's money. Here are some worth your time as you set out on the road this summer.

8 months ago

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American Airlines Expands Its European Footprint With New Seasonal Routes

American Airlines Expands Its European Footprint With New Seasonal Routes

American Airlines + Skift

American Airlines is tapping into secondary European markets with new routes to destinations that are growing increasingly popular with travelers, such as Iceland, Budapest, and Prague.

9 months ago

Travel Habits of Americans: 42 Percent Aren’t Taking a Vacation This Summer

Travel Habits of Americans: 42 Percent Aren’t Taking a Vacation This Summer

Dan Peltier, Skift

Unless there's a flood of last-minute vacation planners who will book trips in the coming days, weeks or months, many U.S. travelers are saying that they're hunkering down for another summer of little to no time away from the office.

2 years ago

U.S. Airlines and Investors Say Cheap Airfares Won’t Stick Around Next Year

U.S. Airlines and Investors Say Cheap Airfares Won’t Stick Around Next Year

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

Many travelers have enjoyed cheaper than usual airfares in recent months. But that's all part of a cycle that's about to change as U.S. airlines look to increase revenues and curb seat growth amid terrorist attacks and unfavorable currencies.

3 years ago

3 Charts Showing U.S. Travelers’ Plans For Summer Vacations

3 Charts Showing U.S. Travelers’ Plans For Summer Vacations

Dan Peltier, Skift

It looks like another healthy summer travel season for the U.S. is on its way.

3 years ago

Skift Survey: Americans Rethink Summer European Travel Plans After Attacks

Skift Survey: Americans Rethink Summer European Travel Plans After Attacks

Rafat Ali, Skift

European travel season isn't looking great this year, with recent terrorist attacks and fears of more coming. Travel brands are bracing for the downturn.

3 years ago

Airbnb Says It Hosted a Record 17 Million Guests This Summer

Airbnb Says It Hosted a Record 17 Million Guests This Summer

Dan Peltier, Skift

What's next for Airbnb now that it's the mainstream?

3 years ago

Labor Day Travelers Can Expect Lowest Gas Prices in a Decade

Labor Day Travelers Can Expect Lowest Gas Prices in a Decade

Dan Peltier, Skift

Labor Day is one of the iconic U.S. drive holidays and if Americans have saved about $500 per household on cheaper gas so far this year, that's extra money hotels, airlines and destinations can compete for.

3 years ago

Priceline Names California as Americans’ Top Booked Summer Destination

Priceline Names California as Americans’ Top Booked Summer Destination

Dan Peltier, Skift

After Visit California's recent funding boost to levels of $100 million annually and launching its largest marketing plan to date in May, we can't say for sure if this is what's helping drive Americans to book California more so than other states for summer travel, but it certainly isn't hurting.

4 years ago

How a Weaker Euro Has Influenced Travelers’ Summer Trip Plans

How a Weaker Euro Has Influenced Travelers’ Summer Trip Plans

Dan Peltier, Skift

More Americans aren't necessarily going to Europe this summer but those who have trip plans don't feel queasy about spending more time across the pond courtesy of a stronger dollar.

4 years ago

Skift Survey: Majority of Americans Will Take Little to No Vacation This Summer

Skift Survey: Majority of Americans Will Take Little to No Vacation This Summer

Rafat Ali, Skift

The American Vacation Revolution is long overdue. Which unicorn startup will disrupt American no-vacation mentality and corporate all-work-and-no-play policies?

4 years ago

What Each Generation Will Spend This Summer on Vacations in the U.S.

What Each Generation Will Spend This Summer on Vacations in the U.S.

Dan Peltier, Skift

It's an all-around red letter forecast for U.S. summer travel spending this year as travelers enjoy cheaper gas prices and a stronger dollar compared to previous summers.

4 years ago