Comeback City Wuhan Was Most-Visited During China’s Golden Week

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Wuhan’s Yellow Crane Tower as seen on June 16, 2013. The city was China’s most popular during Golden Week 2020. Meraj Chhaya / Flickr.com

Skift Take: Despite an ongoing longing for foreign tourists, Wuhan has come most of the way back tourism-wise from the bleakest days of the provincial capital’s history earlier this year. Lessons for the rest of the world? Once tourists feel safe, they will return in big numbers.

— Dennis Schaal

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Hyatt’s Potential Defections and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Sonesta

Pictured is Sonesta ES Suites Chicago – Lombard. Some Sonesta properties are re-flagging. Sonesta

Skift Take: In Skift’s top stories this week, we covered Sonesta’s rapid growth at the expense of Marriott and IHG, Asia’s travel recovery, AirAsia’s digital transformation, and Southwest’s business travel strategy, among others.

— Dennis Schaal

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