International Womens Day

News

Here’s how the travel industry is celebrating International Women’s Day

From ship captains and pilots to India’s female-only chauffeurs, the industry has a lot to celebrate this International Women’s Day.

Share

CommentComments

Events

Celebrate International Women’s Day and enter the Women in Travel Awards!

Planning to celebrate IWD with a long lunch and endless bottles of plonk? Why not make it more meaningful by submitting a Women in Travel Awards entry!

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

What It Means To Be A Female Tour Guide in 2019

We sat down with two trailblazing women helping to change the nature (and perceptions) of the tour guide profession.

Share

CommentComments

Wholesalers

“Have a goal and do the work it takes to get there”: advice from a travel experiences chief

Claire Hanney is the epitome of a wayfarer. Notoriously hard to pin down (try three months, give or take, for a reply) and infectiously passionate for travel.

Share

CommentComments

Travel Agents

Penny Spencer named Top Female Entrepreneur

Penny Spencer has been awarded the accolades she deserves. Meanwhile, we’re still waiting for someone to notice our bin emptying efforts.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

How do we get females to have an equal seat at the table?

The B Hive founder Tammy Marshall is out there getting it done while we’re in here crying into a pile of spilt coffee while the office dog chews on our ankle socks.

Share

CommentComments

Tourism

Introducing the most inspiring women in travel

It’s International Women’s Day; the one day of the year where ladies should be celebrated and empowered. Just kidding, we deserve that every day.

Share

CommentComments

Travel Agents

How can we protect agents against tech developments?

by Daisy Doctor

Maybe the empowering vibes from International Women’s Day are rubbing off on us, or maybe it’s all the caffeine, but we’re worked up, and we want answers about how to tackle this.

Share

CommentComments

Wholesalers

Wendy Wu GM Steve Richards: “We have to fix the pay gap, it has to be closed”

by Ali Coulton

We spoke with Steve Richards about all the issues facing women in the industry. He also helped us finish our Sunday crossword, but politely declined to join our soccer team.

Share

CommentComments

Hotels

“Love it, change it or leave it”: TFE CEO Rachel Argaman

We sit down for an exclusive chat with TFE Hotels’ Rachel Argaman and find out what it’s like to take your baby to the boardroom.

Share

CommentComments

Hotels

How the hotel industry is closing the gender gap

It’s International Women’s Day, and to celebrate we’re making all the men wear pink. Just kidding, they wear pink on their own.

Share

CommentComments

Technology

The female-led business challenging gender norms

Sydney entrepreneur Irene Falcon has an eagle eye for good staff, and her business has soared since she swooped on this unique opportunity.

Share

CommentComments