“In 2018, the travel industry grappled with the impact of major mergers, policy changes, technological advances and the unpredictability of Mother Nature.”
“As is the case every year, travel industry news in 2018 was a mix of good, bad and open to interpretation.
In a huge reversal from the previous few years, travel headlines were, for the most part, free of news about controversial Trump administration policies, natural disasters, terrorism and disease, although each of those categories made cameo appearances.
Instead, 2018 proved to be a year of major industry mergers — including one that attested to the impact of huge technology advances — unwanted throwbacks in commission policies and, like every industry, a reckoning with the #MeToo movement.
Here, in no particular order, are what Travel Weekly’s editors think were the most memorable stories to emerge from our coverage. Read the rest of the article from Travel Weekly, here via The Year In Review: Travel Weekly
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