Despegar Salvages Its Acquisition of Mexican Travel Agency Best Day

Cityscape of Buenos Aires, Argentina. JumpStory Skift Take: Despegar, Latin America’s largest online travel company, will pay much, much less than its original $136 million proposed price to buy Mexican travel agency Best Day. Expect similar tough haggling over deal terms by travel companies across the globe. — Sean O’Neill Read the Complete Story On … [Read more…]

Best small towns in Portugal

Lisbon has been Europe’s travel darling for the last half-decade. Visitors may have been slower to catch on to the Portuguese capital than they were to cities like Paris and Barcelona, but now that the secret’s out, it’s starting to feel like there are no tourists left for the rest of the continent. Lisbon and … [Read more…]