New York, New York. What a wonderful and busy city it is. It should be on your bucket list and you have to visit it at least once in a lifetime. It has a little bit of everything to offer both locals and tourists, which is why we are going to share with you some of our best tips and options you should see during your trip.
Lady Liberty, best known as the Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty is a part of the city’s skyline. Located on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty is a national monument that represents a mixture of emotions that Americans lived like financial barriers they overcame, the many struggles and hardships experienced by inmigrants, and being freed from tyranny and the end of the 19th century.
United Airlines Chief Commercial Officer Andrew Nocella. SkiftSkift Take: United is optimistic that even the most-struggling sectors like corporate travel will eventually return. But the airline will continue to play it safe with capacity cuts until the positive impact of a vaccine fully resonates throughout the broader economy. — Cameron SperanceRead the Complete Story On Skift
Former Continental Airlines CEO Gordon Bethune. Skift Skift Take: As airlines continue to plan their rebound strategies from the global coronavirus pandemic, the legendary Gordon Bethune, an expert in turning things around, sees a difficult yet promising future ahead for airplanes and commercial travel. — Ruthy MuñozRead the Complete Story On Skift
As Brexit's final phase nears, uncertainty looms over how travel between EU-UK will operate seamlessly. Mirko Toller / Flickr CommonsSkift Take: The lack of clarity surrounding EU-UK travel regulations in 2021 is causing concern among European Union destinations as well as tourism service providers. But the biggest deterrent to consumer confidence could be the continued lack of consensus on travel health protocols. — Lebawit Lily GirmaRead the Complete Story On Skift
Park Ranger Shelton Johnson in Buffalo Soldier uniform with Half Dome in the background. Keith Walket / Yosemite ConservancySkift Take: As we grapple with the role of race and exclusion in the wilderness, Shelton Johnson’s views on Sierra Club founder John Muir, as well as the connection between the civil rights and national park movements, give us all a fuller picture of the complete idea of freedom, and what it means to have an inheritance in those parks. — Jill RobinsonRead the Complete Story On Skift
Los Cabos Tourism Board established a private sector funded trust months before Covid hit. Los Cabos Tourism Board Skift Take: Since April, destination marketing organizations have been forced to seek funding beyond revenue from hotel bed taxes, which aren’t expected back fully for four years. What’s emerging? A blended DMO model in which advocacy, corporations, and communities play key roles. — Lebawit Lily GirmaRead the Complete Story On Skift
Tourists at the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand in 2017. SkiftSkift Take: Considering the importance of tourism to Thailand, the nation has shown remarkable discipline in order to stop the spread of Covid-19. — Jason ClampetRead the Complete Story On Skift
Chinese free independent travelers exploring Switzerland. Photo courtesy of Switzerland TourismSkift Take: It would be fantastic if 2021 would see 100 million mainland Chinese traveling overseas. The first huge swell is touted to begin during the Lunar New Year holiday in February. But like a horoscope, it's just a prediction. Still, destinations are wise not to be caught off-guard should the big moment happens.
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