Articles tagged “travel”

Tourism

Vaccine Passports in UK Will Be Scrapped as Part of Winter Covid Planning

Boris Johnson is feeling some political heat over stringent Covid restrictions. Looks like vaccine passports are being ditched. What else will be part of his new plan for containing coronavirus?

Vaccine Passports in UK Will Be Scrapped as Part of Winter Covid Planning

Announcements

What My Border Crossings During the Pandemic Tell Us About Tech and Travel

What is required for the new normal of crossing borders while living with Covid is government coordination, user experience, simplicity, and accessibility when it comes to registering and sharing data. The best countries with the smartest, most streamlined approaches will win out.

What My Border Crossings During the Pandemic Tell Us About Tech and Travel

Airlines

Hilton Grand Vacations’ Timeshare Test and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift’s top stories this week, United sees a potential full recovery in 2022, Kayak launches Kayak for Business, and Canada reopens its borders for fully vaccinated U.S. travelers.

Hilton Grand Vacations’ Timeshare Test and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Business Travel

Travel Stocks Tumble in Europe on Fears of Variant Spread on Continent

Anyone not taking the Covid variants serious because of vaccines, better change their thinking. It looks like travel investors have.

Travel Stocks Tumble in Europe on Fears of Variant Spread on Continent

Tourism

37 Million Americans Out for Long Road Trips on Memorial Day Weekend

Hopes for an endless summer by Americans began in earnest on Memorial Day, as travelers took to the road by venturing 50 miles or more from home. That wanderlust should account for a 60 percent spike in travel versus last year's depressing summer kickoff.

37 Million Americans Out for Long Road Trips on Memorial Day Weekend

Business Travel

Making the Crisis Work for You: Travel Recovery Career Tips From 2 Industry Insiders

Advice for a post-pandemic career in travel: We have a collective responsibility to help our people thrive. We need talent not just to rebound but to innovate in the long-term.

Making the Crisis Work for You: Travel Recovery Career Tips From 2 Industry Insiders

Tourism

The Most Important Number From the Travel Industry This Week

Let's just say it's the lucky dozen.

The Most Important Number From the Travel Industry This Week

Tourism

EU Expands Proposal to Welcome All Vaccinated Travelers to Europe

The EU wants to expand its lists of travelers from seven permitted countries to all travelers, which, if approved, would be a boon for the tourism industry looking to make up for significant lost ground in the summer of 2021.

EU Expands Proposal to Welcome All Vaccinated Travelers to Europe

Business Travel

Biden Relaxing Outdoor Mask Guidance Offers More Potential for Travel

President Biden echoing the new CDC guidance on masks outdoors is one more step toward a pandemic recovery and instilling confidence in travelers looking to take it outside this summer.

Biden Relaxing Outdoor Mask Guidance Offers More Potential for Travel

Online Travel

No Federal Mandate for Vaccine Passports: Biden Administration

While other countries are looking to centralizing vaccine verification, the Biden administration is saying it will offload that responsibility onto the private sector. That could get messy for the travel industry.

No Federal Mandate for Vaccine Passports: Biden Administration