Reasons to see Montevideo’s Rambla

Uruguay is an alluring land, tucked between Brazil’s southern wing and the northern hat of Buenos Aires, Argentina. An itty bitty South American country with an eclectic system of values and landscapes, Uruguay has a flirtatious affair with headlines, popping up in the news with celebrity sightings, LGBTQ support, and the recent legalization of marijuana. … [Read more…]

Overnight at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo

Sleeping over in an Australian zoo might sound like the beginning of a horror movie, ending with the innocent visitor being chased around by rogue snakes, but don’t let your imagination run wild. Sydney’s Taronga Zoo is offering a Wildlife Retreat, and in all likelihood, you’ll make it out in one piece. Starting in November, … [Read more…]

Samsonite Pivot 3 Piece Set – Luggage

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Booking Site Ixigo’s Rail-First Strategy Propels Growth in India

An illustration of how consumers can use the Ixigo trains app to overlay a digital image and discover which train car their ticketed seat is in. Ixigo CEO Aloke Bajpai said the startup he co-founded is now achieving rapid growth. Ixigo Skift Take: An exclusive first look at Ixigo’s fiscal year financials reveals that the … [Read more…]

What is Cartagena, Colombia, like

I made it about 75 feet from my hotel before someone offered me cocaine. “Italian food, fresh Italian food,” a bald man yelled at me from a storefront along Calle Larga. “You hungry? See the menu.” He pushed the menu in my face in case I was confused what Italian food was. Slim Leather Travel … [Read more…]

Greek islands without the crowds

Summering in the Greek islands isn’t just for British royalty anymore. And, unfortunately, that’s kind of the problem. The places that have given the islands their worldwide reputation for white-walled cliffside villages, ancient ruins, and stunning blue water are full. Hit a beach in Santorini this time of year, and you’ll be hard-pressed to find … [Read more…]

Agoda CEO: Online Travel Is Becoming Like the Game of Thrones

Agoda CEO John Brown speaking with Skift Executive Editor Dennis Schaal at Skift Forum Asia in Singapore on May 27, 2019. Brown likened online travel in Asia to Game of Thrones. Richard Lai / Skift Skift Take: Agoda has been an online travel leader in Asia for more than a decade. CEO John Brown doesn’t … [Read more…]

Our Incredible Doors-Off Helicopter Adventure Over Kauai!

Kauai’s Stunning Na Pali Coastline Kauai, Hawaii One of the best ways to see Hawaiian islands is by air, and my doors-off Kauai helicopter tour of the Na Pali coast was an epic aerial photography experience! If you don’t know by now, I absolutely love helicopters. In fact, I used to want to be a … [Read more…]

Amadeus Traveler Data Exposed and 8 Other Digital Trends This Week

An Amadeus tech office in Nice, France. The company suffered a data breach. Amadeus Skift Take: This week in digital news, Amadeus has suffered a data breach, which is becoming increasingly common across all industries. Plus, the Travelperk CEO discusses his strategy in Europe and Ctrip’s global push starts to pay off. — Isaac Carey … [Read more…]