The Way Forward for Expedia May Include Selling Off Businesses

Attendees at the Expedia Explore ’19 conference at the Venetian in Las Vegas November 13-13, 2019. They heard all about Expedia’s strategy, which may change anew. Adam Shane Productions / Expedia Group Skift Take: The strategy and vision for the next stage in Expedia Group’s life should include sharp departures from the status quo, but … [Read more…]

Holiday “Parent Time Out” Getaway at Willows Lodge & Woodinville, WA

Willows Lodge & Spa Emily Adams My husband and I left our four sons back home with their grandparents and escaped to Willows Lodge in Woodinville, Washington for a much needed parent “timeout” and weekend to recharge going into the holiday season! We’re going to take you on a journey through Woodinville’s hot spots and … [Read more…]

10 species saved by conservation

It’s a rare piece of good news when an animal comes back from extinction or sees an improvement in its survivability prospects — that’s why Tuesday’s announcement by the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of Threatened Species (IUCN) was exceptional. According to a new assessment by the IUCN (the world’s most comprehensive … [Read more…]

Antelope Canyon bans photo tours

It’s not often that stunning, picturesque locations get negative reviews, but that’s what’s happening at Upper Antelope Canyon in Arizona. After a flurry of negative reviews from tour attendees, citing a negative experience due to massive crowds, Navajo Nation Parks and Recreation has decided to stop running photo tours in the canyon after December 20, … [Read more…]