Articles Tagged ‘recession’

Turkey’s Bad Reputation

Turkey’s Bad Reputation April 11, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
Tourism is down in the North African and Middle Eastern countries whose governments have become unstable or violent and uprisings continue throughout the region. This should be good for business in nearby Mediterranean countries that are safe, especially if that country is marketed as a cheap alternative...

Recession Killer: More Americans Are Traveling Abroad

Recession Killer: More Americans Are Traveling Abroad August 13, 2010 | Business, USA | Read More
Many people are wondering if we’re headed for a double dip recession because of a lack of strong economic indicators. One finance writer argues that travelers like you and me are doing our part to help keep the economy strong. Seeking Alpha contributor Andrew Butter wrote a recent piece that focused...

Recession Casualty: Mexicana Files for Bankruptcy

Recession Casualty: Mexicana Files for Bankruptcy August 11, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Though the spotlights seemingly forever trained on the current worldwide recession appear to be dimming ever so slightly, more and more companies, ranging from local to multinational, continue to succumb to debt and financial failure. It appears now that Mexicana de Aviación, a major Mexican airline,...

Top 5 Destinations to Visit During a Recession

Top 5 Destinations to Visit During a Recession December 8, 2008 | Around the World, Budget, Top 5/10 Lists | Read More
It’s official: the US is in a recession.  Last month TIME posted a story on the 5 best places to travel during a recession.  The staff at TIME is spot on; consumers need a vacation from all of the talk of the impending doom.  And what better place to travel than where you get more bang for your...