Articles tagged “uganda”

Overtourism

Tourist Destinations Face Dilemma Switching From Quantity to ‘Quality’ Visitor Strategies

In the pursuit of higher quality tourists, destinations need to make sure they maintain a diversity of tourists and local businesses.

Tourist Destinations Face Dilemma Switching From Quantity to ‘Quality’ Visitor Strategies

Tourism

Travelers Ask: What Is Sustainable Travel?

Today’s edition of Skift’s daily podcast looks at travelers’ confusion about sustainability, Uganda’s tourism outsourcing, and Soho House’s better numbers.

Travelers Ask: What Is Sustainable Travel?

Tourism

Uganda Tourism Looks Outside Borders for Financial Help in Recovery

Uganda’s rebranding ambitions will be much harder if its tourism industry doesn't receive the investments it needs. The pleas for help are extending well beyond the country's coffers now.

Uganda Tourism Looks Outside Borders for Financial Help in Recovery

Hotels

Daily Podcast: Digital Nomad-Friendly Hotels

Good morning from Skift. It's Friday, February 4, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Digital Nomad-Friendly Hotels

Tourism

Uganda Breaks Away from the Safari Narrative With New Tourism Marketing

It’s about time Africans were portrayed as central protagonists in the exploration of their own backyards. But Uganda’s new campaign also shows how African destinations can stand out more sustainably — pushing for local and regional tourism short-term, and preparing for more adventure and community-based tourism down the road.

Uganda Breaks Away from the Safari Narrative With New Tourism Marketing

Tourism

Uganda Deals With Bad Publicity After U.S. Tourist Abduction

President Donald Trump’s effort to score domestic political points with Twitter-based diplomacy makes addressing the problem of traveler security and kidnappers demanding ransoms more difficult by antagonizing foreign leaders, rather than wooing them.

Uganda Deals With Bad Publicity After U.S. Tourist Abduction

Airlines

Uganda to Borrow From Overseas to Revive National Airline

Maintaining a national carrier has already proven too difficult in some parts of Africa. Hopefully Ugandan Airlines can learn from the success of competitors like Ethiopian Airlines.

Uganda to Borrow From Overseas to Revive National Airline

Tourism

Geography Ignorance Keeps Ebola-Fearing Tourists Out of Africa

Who's the president of Africa? Exactly.

Geography Ignorance Keeps Ebola-Fearing Tourists Out of Africa

Tourism

Common Visa Program for Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda Fails to Launch

Media and PR

The Trends That Are Driving 2014’s ‘Top Travel Destinations’ Lists

Are anniversaries and events over-stressed on these lists? It’s refreshing not to see Brazil, in its World Cup, an automatic inclusion of all lists – even if it’s an understandable entry. But would anyone plan a trip to Cape Town just because it’s the World Design Capital?

The Trends That Are Driving 2014’s ‘Top Travel Destinations’ Lists