Court Ruling Revives a US Airways Antitrust Case Against Sabre

A U.S. Airways jet departs Washington’s Reagan National Airport next to American Airlines jets outside Washington, February 25, 2013. Reuters Skift Take: A federal appeals court has asked for a partial do-over in antitrust litigation between US Airways and travel tech firm Sabre. After more than eight years and millions of dollars in expenses, the … [Read more…]

Skift Global Forum Preview: Why Airbnb Turned to HotelTonight for Its Data Savvy

The Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino is an Asian-themed boutique hotel and casino that has sometimes offered rooms on booking site HotelTonight. You can hear the CEO of HotelTonight, Sam Shank, speak at Skift Global Forum in New York City in September 2019. Tim Rue / Bloomberg Skift Take: HotelTonight’s acquisition by Airbnb last March … [Read more…]

What to see and do in Surfside

On the sliver of land across Biscayne Bay from Miami, Florida, lie the towns of Miami Beach and Bal Harbor. In between the two of them is tiny Surfside, with only 6,000 residents. It’s usually overshadowed by the energy of Miami Beach and, until recently, the swank shops of Bal Harbour. But Surfside is a … [Read more…]

The best parks to visit in Philly

When outsiders think of Philadelphia, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, or maybe even the steps from Rocky may come to mind. They picture a big city where they can eat philly cheese steaks and visit the oldest indoor farmer’s market in the US. What most people don’t know is that Philadelphia has one of the … [Read more…]