Topic: Travel Industry Trends and Research
The data and analytics company said the landmark flight will lead to more ultra-long-haul routes, but they won’t become the norm just yet. Learn more.
The National Travel and Tourism Office in America recently revised its 2017 figures, stating that the country had actually experienced a growth of 0.7 percent from 2016. Here's more.
American Queen Steamboat Company has purchased the hull of a former gaming boat, soon to be rebuilt by Gulf Marine into an essentially new vessel, American Countess. Learn what's planned as well as tips from trade sources on how to tap into the American river cruise marketplace.
Effective immediately, staff at all 55 AMResorts properties are no longer serving drinks with straws and will provide alternative, biodegradable options for guests upon request. More here.
The three cruise juggernauts are expected to add 135,000 berths to the global cruise capacity in the next five years. See what it means for cruising here.
The American Society of Travel Agents has rebranded as the American Society of Travel Advisors and launched a new marketing campaign. Learn more.
The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation says marketing and communicating efforts are delivering strong returns. Learn more here.
Brand USA's "National Parks Adventure" film is expected to generate over 172,000 international visitors and $700 million in spend through 2019.
Three Long Island towns were found to be the most expensive New York State destinations, according to newyorkhotels.org. Learn more here.
Thirty-eight percent of Americans would buy travel insurance for future international according to a recent AAA Travel survey. Here's what you need to know.