How Can Travel Brands Remain Human in a Digital-First World

Skift Take: To succeed in today’s competitive marketplace, travel brands must find a way to humanize their interactions — even when customers are using digital channels to connect with them. — Read the Complete Story On Skift

Monarch butterflies in Mexico

Each year, with the arrival of winter, monarch butterflies make the long and difficult journey from Canada and the US south to Mexico to hibernate. Seeing the butterflies up close is so spectacular — and their migration so historically important — that the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, located in the state of Michoacán, was declared … [Read more…]

What are yurts, how to stay in one

Known as yurts in the Stans and gers in Mongolia, the movable homes of Central Asian nomads are becoming a more and more popular form of accommodation for both backpackers traveling along the ancient Silk Road routes and tourists looking for alternative forms of accommodation in Western countries. Thanks to the success of community-based tourism … [Read more…]