The awards recognise 43 destinations around the world selected by an algorithm primarily measured by year-over-year increase in positive TripAdvisor traveller review ratings for accommodations, restaurants and attractions, and increase in booking interest.
MarketLine's latest report shows that the US and the UK form the two largest national hotel and motel industry markets, valued at $189.6 billion and $59.8 billion, respectively. China follows as a close third, with a value of $59.6 billion.
The Marriott International Luxury Brands group now includes the St. Regis, The Luxury Collection and W Hotels brands, in addition to the company’s hospitality hallmarks The Ritz-Carlton, Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Bulgari Hotels & Resorts, EDITION and JW Marriott.
Prospects for hotel investors remain reasonably favourable even if interest rates move upward, based on an analysis of hotel capitalization rates.
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne has released an inspirational analysis of two years of extensive market research and exclusive interviews with prominent business leaders. The study provides reader-friendly reflection on some of the most important forces that are shaping today’s world and their long-term impact on the hospitality industry.
The acquisition expands Wyndham Hotel Group's management operations and presence across Latin America, adding 26 management contracts across Argentina, Peru, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, and the U.S.
The deal expands sbe's portfolio to 22 hotels, and 129 venues to position sbe as a leading global lifestyle hospitality brand.
As environmental concerns have become more prominent on the world stage, a number of common green practices have been implemented in hotels that go beyond the more familiar approaches such as encouraging guests to re-use towels and linens in order to save on water and reduce pollution from detergents.
Chicago is the world's most fun city to live in, while Melbourne comes in second, Lisbon third and New York fourth, according to the Time Out City Index
With improved security and robust integration to the Sabre Red agency platform, travel consultants access the newest standard form of payment in the industry