The monthly Travel Trends Index for December indicates a softening of inbound arrivals. All eyes will be on the next report to measure the possible effects of coronavirus on U.S. travel. Read more here.
Explore Alaska is doing it, should you? Here’s some practical advice from TwoSix Digital, written especially for DMOs who are wondering about TikTok. Read more here.
With input from 100-plus destination marketers, the second annual report on marketing technology insights by MMGY Global has just been released, covering websites, email marketing, automation, emerging tech and more. Get a free download here.
Venice and Amsterdam are among the popular cities looking for ways to battle overtourism. The latest response is to crack down on day-trippers, which goes over on the cruise industry like a wet blanket. Read more here.
A couple of CEOs make headlines, a Bigfoot promotion from redwood country is awarded California’s best, Disneyland peak prices top $200 a head, and more industry news here. (Send us yours.)