Edinburgh invests in youth travellers

Edinburgh invests in youth travellers

Edinburgh, host city of the 2018 World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC), is aiming to reach 3.5 million youth travellers across Europe with new marketing initiatives. #UncoverEdinburgh, led by Youth Travel Edinburgh and supported by the Edinburgh Tourism...
Global opportunities continuing to expand for Canadian youth

Global opportunities continuing to expand for Canadian youth

Clark Goodman of International Experience Canada talks with WYSE Travel Confederation about the opportunities that the Government of Canada are developing for Canadian youth to take advantage of in more than 30 partner countries and influencing a ‘culture shift’ in...
Edinburgh named ‘most attractive’ city in the UK

Edinburgh named ‘most attractive’ city in the UK

Edinburgh is being recognised as the ‘most attractive’ city in the UK to live and work. “Scotland’s capital is thriving with business start-ups and more world-class international brands investing in the city than ever before, which is a testament to our...
What’s hot, and what’s not, in youth travel tours

What’s hot, and what’s not, in youth travel tours

From new “experiential” offerings from OTAs such as Airbnb, to fresh techniques for optimising websites, to having a plan in place for a variety of potential dangers – companies leading tour groups for youth travellers have a lot to consider for...
2017 Global Youth Travel Awards Winners

2017 Global Youth Travel Awards Winners

Global Youth Travel Awards 2017 On Thursday evening of the 2017 World Youth and Student Travel Conference delegates donned their evening attire – gala dresses, suits and ties, and, yes, even one kilt.   After the initial shock wore off, emcee Nick Pound of World...