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TripAdvisor Is In Play As Financial Control Issues Loom

John Malone has structured TripAdvisor Inc. like he’s ready to make a deal.<p>Malone, chairman of Liberty Interactive Corp. as well as several sister …

Cathay Pacific Puts Social Influencers, Customers in Control of New Campaign

Cathay Pacific recently launched a new social media campaign, but in a step of digital confidence it is putting the tone and direction of the …

10 of the best long-distance trails for hikers around the world | CNN Travel

Go to Antarctica and back in a day? Yep, you can | CNN Travel

Antarctica

Save the Date: Skift Global Forum 2015 From Oct. 14-15 in Brooklyn, NY

As 2015 starts, we are busy at work on early planning for our flagship <b>Skift Global Forum</b> for this year.<p>After a super successful inaugural edition in …

TripAdvisor Chairman on Relationship With Expedia: It's Complicated

Greg Maffei, the current chairman of TripAdvisor and a former chairman of Expedia, recently commented on the TripAdvisor-Expedia relationship, …

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

Peer-to-peer exchanges and mobile transactions the overarching trends in today’s travel landscape, giving entrepreneurs both endless opportunity and …

Delta Flight Travels From Cleveland To New York With Just 2 Passengers

Most travelers would be thrilled just to have an empty seat next to them. But one flier got something even better: An empty plane.<p>On Monday, Chris O'Leary, media strategist and editor of the beer website Brew York, posted images via Twitter of himself as the only passenger on a Delta flight from …

Yellowstone Continues to Top the 3 Million Visitor Mark

The number of people visiting Yellowstone National Park last year exceeded 3 million for the eighth consecutive year and came close to breaking the …

The Best Adventure Photography: Exposure 2015

Photo: Andrew Peacock<p>High concentrations of calcium carbonate turn the water a vibrant blue-green in Havasu Creek, a tributary of the Colorado River, near Grand Canyon National Park. Peacock captured his wife, Sabina Allemann, and expedition guide Jon Imhoof on inflatable SUPs last June during an …

2014: The Year in Travel

As we bid farewell to another year of travel, it is only appropriate to look back at some of the travel trends of 2014, and ring in a new year of wanderlust, seeking out astonishing, electrifying, or just off the beaten path destinations.<p>Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to see where the travel …

Fodor’s Week In Travel: Mountains and Massages

Whether you’re eager to hit the slopes or prefer to relax and be pampered, we’ve got plenty of suggestions for ski destinations and spa treatments to …

Luxury Lifestyle

Ryanair Sees December Traffic Spike After It Boosts Capacity

Ryanair Holdings Plc traffic climbed 20 percent in December after Europe’s biggest discount carrier boosted capacity in a push to expand its …

Why Airlines Hate Hidden City Ticketing (and Maybe You Should Too)

You've probably already heard the David vs. Goliath "hidden city airfare" story that's been all over the news.<p>Briefly, a sweet-faced 22-year-old tech whiz kid in his spare time designed a website called Skiplagged that shows people how to cheat the airlines out of revenue using an insider strategy …

5 New Travel Startups That Cater to Today's Digital Travelers

The Internet and social media has revolutionized the travel industry in a million small and large ways, from the emergence of new sectors to …

10 exciting global attractions opening in 2015 | CNN Travel

A year of Airbnb: Meet the man who loves online rentals | CNN Travel

Priceline CEO Interview: Why HomeAway Feeds Merger Talk

There’s always talk that the Priceline Group and HomeAway would make for a great merger, and we’ve written about it previously.<p>But as part of our …

A Peek At The First-Ever Virgin Hotels Property In Chicago

Richard Branson is at it again, reinventing yet another wheel, this time it’s the hotel. The first ever Virgin Hotels property is set to open this January 15th in Chicago’s business epicenter, The Loop. The rooms and the hotel are being kept under wraps until opening, but in classic Virgin style, …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

15 of the best natural bridges around the world | CNN Travel

The World's Best Hotel Beds

From safaris to ski chalets, the most luxurious places to rest your stylish head.<p>From safaris to ski chalets, the most luxurious places to rest your stylish head. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Airbnb’s New Campaign Gives Hosts $10 to Be Brand Evangelists

Airbnb launched its latest ad campaign on New Year’s Eve with a YouTube message from founder and CEO Brian Chesky that asks users to spread …

These Dreamlike Photo Manipulations Were Created Using Only an iPhone

By day, Robert Jahns is a digital artist and art director based in Germany. By night, he’s known as nois7 on Instagram and runs a popular account …

The Online Travel Booking Trends of 2015

Skift recently launching its first e-book, a 109-page collection of interviews with top online travel CEOs from across the spectrum and geographies, …

4 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Is it ok to cheat airlines if it saves you money?

Businessweek:<p>Would you “scam” an airline’s ticketing policy if it saved $25? $70? $400?<p>A federal lawsuit is bringing public attention to “hidden …

San Francisco

New Department of Transportation rule helps musicians traveling by plane

Musicians just got a little help from their friends at the U.S. Department of Transportation.<p>The DOT issued a new rule that requires airline carriers …