Insights for Destination & Leisure Marketers

Category: Travel

Retro Ad of the Week: World’s Fair Chicago, 1933

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The Chicago World’s Fair is often referred to as the Fair that Changed America. It spread over 600 acres and introduced fairgoers to many innovations. Electrical innovations such as elevators and the first electric chair debuted there. As did “new” products we take for granted like the zipper. Fairgoers got a first look at Edison’s kinetoscope and the first voice recording. Another […]

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Online Influencers: The New Travel Agency for Millennials

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For some, traveling is a lifestyle. And those who fall into that category and also have a way with words – they become influencers. Today, young travelers are seeking their next destination through social media famous gurus who set the bar on vacations. These travel aficionados highlight their lives as international jet setters, and they know […]

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Retro Ad of the Week: The Beverly Hills Hotel, 1989

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Movie stars, politicians, rock stars. The distinctive pink-and-green color scheme. A pool surrounded by the classic pinstripe lounge chairs. The Polo Lounge, fine dining, and of course, secluded bungalows for high-class celebrities looking for privacy. For years, the Beverly Hills Hotel has been equated with the rich and famous residents who inhabit it. And the decor […]

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