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Tour Operators

Business Travel

New Rules Are Coming to Keep People from Disturbing Dolphins in Hawaii

Since voluntary measures haven't worked, authorities sound ready to enforce new rules to keep tourists and locals from disturbing dolphins.

New Rules Are Coming to Keep People from Disturbing Dolphins in Hawaii

Business Travel

Skift Podcast: Selling Travel in Times of Crisis

Our alternate title: Why unrest, health panics, and financial uncertainty doesn't spell doom and gloom for the travel industry. But it does mean it needs to be smart in 2016.

Skift Podcast: Selling Travel in Times of Crisis

Business Travel

TripAdvisor Adds Tours and Activities to Its Suite of Instant Booking Options

TripAdvisor believes tours and activities will be its next billion-dollar revenue business and it is upgrading its platform to enable consumers to book tours on the TripAdvisor desktop and apps. It's all about revenue and making TripAdvisor a stickier site to book everything on the planet. Flights anyone?

TripAdvisor Adds Tours and Activities to Its Suite of Instant Booking Options

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Interview: Zozi CEO on the Key Challenges Faced by the Tours Sector

How are tour operators adapting, and what strategies are helping them thrive in this dynamic environment?

Interview: Zozi CEO on the Key Challenges Faced by the Tours Sector

Business Travel

Thomas Cook Sees More Demand for Old-School Packaged Tours Due to Terror Fears

Tour groups aren't immune to danger from terrorists any more than travelers who aren't on tours. It's tour operators' customer service on the ground and ability to facilitate travel disruptions that has some travelers flocking to them.

Thomas Cook Sees More Demand for Old-School Packaged Tours Due to Terror Fears

Tour Operators

Customization, Freedom and the Next Phase of Luxury Travel

Luxury tour operators are starting to focus more on customization than the traditional safaris and expeditions. This reflects the growing trend of personalization in leisure travel.

Customization, Freedom and the Next Phase of Luxury Travel

Business Travel

6 Charts Showing State of Food Tourism With Tour Operators

Food is now the leading hook in travel and many travelers the world over not only perceive food tourism as an adventure but are also calling for more adventure type tours to heavily incorporate food experiences among hiking or white water rafting expeditions.

6 Charts Showing State of Food Tourism With Tour Operators

Business Travel

Video: Rethinking the Business of Experiential Tours

All tours are not created equal, and Wade's approach actually tries to avoid sameness.

Video: Rethinking the Business of Experiential Tours

Business Travel

Thomas Cook’s Airline Unit Woos Lufthansa for Partnership

Thomas Cook is facing increased competition in the Caribbean and a partnership with Lufthansa could help the tour operator to control its costs.

Thomas Cook’s Airline Unit Woos Lufthansa for Partnership

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Despite Unrest in Key Destinations, TUI Sees Profit This Year

Considering Egypt and ongoing difficulty in package destinations around the Mediterranean TUI didn't have a bad year at all.

Despite Unrest in Key Destinations, TUI Sees Profit This Year