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Tour Operators

Morocco’s Resilience: Intrepid Travel Helps Tourism Rebound After Earthquake

Intrepid Travel used its resources to bring tourism back to the High Atlas communities devastated by the September 8 earthquake.

Morocco’s Resilience: Intrepid Travel Helps Tourism Rebound After Earthquake

Tourism

​​Dubai Hotels and Restaurants Featured In Netflix’s ‘Somebody Feed Phil’

Dubai gets a dedicated episode on 'Somebody Feed Phil'; right at the time that Dubai Tourism is going big on food.

​​Dubai Hotels and Restaurants Featured In Netflix’s ‘Somebody Feed Phil’

Tourism

California to Launch New Tourism Campaign: First Look at ‘The Ultimate Playground’

California's reputation as an ideal tourism spot was dinged during the pandemic. The state is trying to remind travelers that it's still a fun destination.

California to Launch New Tourism Campaign: First Look at ‘The Ultimate Playground’

Tourism

Saudi’s New Campaign For AIUIa Promotes Heritage Sites

It may not feature a footballer, but AlUla hopes its new global brand campaign will drive international visits.

Saudi’s New Campaign For AIUIa Promotes Heritage Sites

Tourism

Indigenous Tourism Groups Join Together to Form New Association

Indigenous tourism groups are coming together to expand their global presence and coordination.

Indigenous Tourism Groups Join Together to Form New Association

Tourism

Skift Travel Health Index: New Benchmark in 2024

As we enter 2024, the travel industry is poised for strong growth, building on the recovery momentum of 2023. The Skift Travel Health Index now benchmarks performance year-on-year, moving away from the 2019 benchmark.

Skift Travel Health Index: New Benchmark in 2024

Hotels

Super Bowl 2024 Hotel Rooms Were Priciest in U.S. History

Initial reports suggest Las Vegas reaped solid economic rewards from its first time hosting the Super Bowl.

Super Bowl 2024 Hotel Rooms Were Priciest in U.S. History

Tourism

Dubai Announces Five-Year Multiple Entry Visa for Indians

Dubai understands that easier visa regime is essential to encourage more Indians to visit the emirate.

Dubai Announces Five-Year Multiple Entry Visa for Indians

Tourism

Megatrends 2024: Artificial Intelligence, the Ozempic Era and Extreme Wellness

This week's podcast revolves around three Megatrends: AI's potential in the travel industry, extreme wellness in luxury travel, and the potential impact of weight-loss drugs.

Megatrends 2024: Artificial Intelligence, the Ozempic Era and Extreme Wellness

Tourism

The Value of Travel Credit Cards in the U.S.: New Skift Research

Younger demographics drive growth in the U.S. travel credit card market – and bank brands dominate.

The Value of Travel Credit Cards in the U.S.: New Skift Research