Using the Power of Integrated Systems to Drive Next-Level Personalization

Skift Take: Gone are the days when “legacy systems” could explain away a travel brand’s inability to deliver next-level personalization. — Read the Complete Story On Skift

Trainline Experiments With Hotels to Boost Revenue

The Trainline logo. The company is branching out into other areas to generate more revenue. Trainline Skift Take: Understandably, CEO Clare Gilmartin didn’t want to play up moves into other travel areas too much at such an early stage, but we’ll be keeping a close eye on how the company evolves over the next few … [Read more…]

Kyoto bans geisha photography

Travelers to Kyoto who were hoping to make their Insta feed pop with photos of geisha are now out of luck. After an influx of complaints about harassment and bad behavior from tourists, Kyoto has banned photography in the private alleys of the city’s historic Gion district. Violating the ban will earn you a fine … [Read more…]

Best cities for Jewish culture

The easy way to learn about Judaic culture and dig deep into the beliefs, customs, and history of the Jewish people is to go to Israel. But it’s certainly not the only option. The Jewish diaspora is such that many places around the world, from Australia to South America, have rich Jewish heritage and plenty … [Read more…]