News and Articles About Travel Businesses

How One Startup Is Changing the Vacation Tour Business
Travel Businesses

How One Startup Is Changing the Vacation Tour Business

Peek is offering travelers an easier way to book memorable activities for your next vacation.
Emily Price
Our Annual Picks for the Best in Business Travel
Business Travel

Our Annual Picks for the Best in Business Travel

The people, companies and locations that are improving the way we get around and our experience once we get there.
Bruce Schoenfeld
How the Cruise Industry Can Overcome its Reputation Problem
Franchises

How the Cruise Industry Can Overcome its Reputation Problem

The cruise industry is awash in bad publicity. But franchisees have the resources needed to weather the storm.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Growth Strategies

Your Office in a Bag: What to Bring When You're Traveling for Work

If you're on the road more than you're not, a few extra tools can make your work life easier and more productive without weighing you down.
Entrepreneur Seeks to Transform the Great Outdoors With 'Glamping'
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur Seeks to Transform the Great Outdoors With 'Glamping'

David Troya's startup wants to take camping to the next level with treehouses, yurts and teepees.
Andrea Huspeni
The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business
Entrepreneurs

The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business

How 31-year-old Joe Poulin bootstrapped Luxury Retreats, the villa-rental company he founded as a teenager.
Brian Patrick Eha
JetSuite Brings Efficiency and Speed to the Private-Jet Set
Entrepreneurs

JetSuite Brings Efficiency and Speed to the Private-Jet Set

JetSuite's founder sees smaller planes as the solution to the "broken" $14 billion private-aviation industry.
Katherine Duncan
Big Investors Are Helping Trippy Go the Distance
Starting a Business

Big Investors Are Helping Trippy Go the Distance

Backed by author Tim Ferriss, singer Jason Mraz and Randi Zuckerberg, Trippy lets you tap the wisdom of your social network for in-the-know recommendations.
Gwen Moran
Gtrot and a Vision for Local Discovery
Starting a Business

Gtrot and a Vision for Local Discovery

Zach Smith of Gtrot talks about the company's changing vision and how the founders keep their eyes on the prize.
Diana Ransom
How Limos.com Became a Multimillion-Dollar Business
Starting a Business

How Limos.com Became a Multimillion-Dollar Business

T.J. Clark took the fragmented town-car industry for a spin and ended up riding high.
Bruce Schoenfeld
How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector
Entrepreneurs

How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector

A look at zozi's online platform that creates short adventure trips not available elsewhere.
Kara Ohngren Prior
A Search-Engine Startup with the Frequent Flyer in Mind
Starting a Business

A Search-Engine Startup with the Frequent Flyer in Mind

MileWise lets users manage their travel rewards programs and search for flights that offer them maximum benefits
Kara Ohngren Prior
Four Fast-Growing Niches in the Travel Business
Starting a Business

Four Fast-Growing Niches in the Travel Business

Have a passion for the travel business? Consider these four niches that are quickly winning over weekend warriors.
How a Franchisee Turned a Passion for Travel into a Successful Business
Franchises

How a Franchisee Turned a Passion for Travel into a Successful Business

Lower startup costs helped this seasoned cruiser live her dream to share her passion for on-ship vacations.
Tracy Stapp Herold