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Sandals and Beaches Resorts: Travel Insurance Is On Us
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Sandals and Beaches Resorts: Travel Insurance Is On Us

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 23, 2020

Trust and confidence are increasingly becoming top priorities for consumers as they begin to safely travel to their dream destinations ... Read More

Hawaii vacation rentals down 60.8% in September
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii vacation rentals down 60.8% in September

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 23, 2020

In September 2020, the total monthly supply of Hawaii statewide vacation rentals was 401,500 unit nights (-52.5%) and monthly demand ... Read More

There are signs of recovery for InterContinental Hotels
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There are signs of recovery for InterContinental Hotels

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 23, 2020

Following today’s release of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Q3 2020 trading update, hospitality industry experts noted that a year-on-year (YOY) RevPAR ... Read More

Hawaii hotels report substantial declines in revenue and occupancy
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii hotels report substantial declines in revenue and occupancy

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 22, 2020

In September 2020, Hawaii hotels statewide reported substantial declines in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR), and ... Read More

CitizenM announces first hotel in Washington DC
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CitizenM announces first hotel in Washington DC

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 22, 2020

Dutch lifestyle and hotel company, citizenM announced that it is bringing ‘affordable luxury’ to America’s capital. The brand is full-speed-on ... Read More

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi launches new state-of-the-art tourist attractions
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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi launches new state-of-the-art tourist attractions

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 21, 2020

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is introducing two state-of-the-art thrilling experiences, the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Roof Walk and Zip Line, ... Read More

Abu Dhabi Tourism launches hotel Kosher Certification project
United Arab Emirates Travel and Tourism News

Abu Dhabi Tourism launches hotel Kosher Certification project

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 20, 2020

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has signed an agreement with the Emirates Agency ... Read More

Wynn Resorts Board Of Directors announces new appointment
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Wynn Resorts Board Of Directors announces new appointment

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 19, 2020

The Wynn Resorts Board of Directors announced the appointment of Mr. Darnell Strom as member of the Company's Board of Directors.  ... Read More

The Fairmont Hotel: Nob Hill Grande Dame
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The Fairmont Hotel: Nob Hill Grande Dame

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- October 17, 2020

The luxurious Grande Dame atop Nob Hill in San Francisco was named after U.S. Senator James Graham Fair (1834-1894) by ... Read More

Pamala loves visitors! Hawaii welcomes tourists back with Aloha and open arms
Hawaii Travel News

Pamala loves visitors! Hawaii welcomes tourists back with Aloha and open arms

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 16, 2020

Pamala Taylor is native Hawaiian. She loves visitors, and she loves her job at family owned SunIsland Hawaii, listen to ... Read More

Major US hotel CEOs call on Trump for relief
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Major US hotel CEOs call on Trump for relief

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 16, 2020

The CEOs of major hotel brands including Hilton, Hyatt, Marriot, IHG and Best Western as well as small, independently owned ... Read More

DESCAP 1 Private Equity Trust to acquire up to 8 hotels in Thailand
Tourism Investment News

DESCAP 1 Private Equity Trust to acquire up to 8 hotels in Thailand

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- October 16, 2020

Destination Capital PTE., LTD., (DC) and KTB Securities (Thailand) Public Company Limited (KTBST SEC) announced the launch of DESCAP 1 ... Read More

Sandals and Beaches Resorts Receive 9 Diving Awards
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Sandals and Beaches Resorts Receive 9 Diving Awards

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 15, 2020

Sandals® and Beaches® Resorts, home to some of the best all-inclusive dive resorts in the Caribbean, has taken the plunge into October with ... Read More

Hawaii Governor Ige declaring Hawaii Tourism open Thursday
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Hawaii Governor Ige declaring Hawaii Tourism open Thursday

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 13, 2020

Hawaii Governor Ige held a news briefing today to discuss additional details of the pre-travel testing program, which is set ... Read More

Top 10 cruise destinations trending now
Cruise Industry News

Top 10 cruise destinations trending now

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 13, 2020

Latest data from cruise industry records indicates that consumer interest in travel continues to thrive, and consumers are requesting quotes and booking ... Read More

Hong Kong Tourism Launches Hygiene Protocol
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Hong Kong Tourism Launches Hygiene Protocol

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 13, 2020

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced today the launch of a standardized COVID-19 hygiene protocol in partnership with the ... Read More

COVID-19 slashes global tourism revenue by $316 billion
International Visitor News

COVID-19 slashes global tourism revenue by $316 billion

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 12, 2020

The global tourism industry had a rosy outlook for 2020 continuing a historic rise in the industry in recent times. ... Read More

Unprecedented challenges: Hungarian hotel industry struggles with COVID-19 crisis
Hungary travel news

Unprecedented challenges: Hungarian hotel industry struggles with COVID-19 crisis

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

Horwath HTL Hungary, in cooperation with the Hungarian Hotel & Restaurant Association, provides a snapshot report based on a national ... Read More

New hotel dedicated to female empowerment opens in Washington D.C.
Hotel & Resort News

New hotel dedicated to female empowerment opens in Washington D.C.

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

Viceroy Hotels & Resorts is changing the conversation in Washington D.C., and beyond, with the opening of Hotel Zena, a ... Read More

Limited impact of Hurricane Delta allows swift reopening of Mexican Caribbean tourism
Mexico travel news

Limited impact of Hurricane Delta allows swift reopening of Mexican Caribbean tourism

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 8, 2020

Yesterday, at approximately 5:30 a.m. local time, Hurricane Delta made landfall in Quintana Roo as a Category 2 strength hurricane, ... Read More

Capella Bangkok hotel opens on the banks of Chao Phraya River
Hotel & Resort News

Capella Bangkok hotel opens on the banks of Chao Phraya River

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 7, 2020

Capella Bangkok officially opened its doors, welcoming its first guest from Bangkok, Ms. Lina LIU, as the hotel takes center-stage ... Read More

Sandals Resorts Announce More Resort Openings This Month
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Sandals Resorts Announce More Resort Openings This Month

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 6, 2020

Signaling the continued strength for Caribbean Tourism, Sandals Resorts International announced that it would usher in four more resort openings ... Read More

Sandals Resorts: Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall!
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Sandals Resorts: Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 2, 2020

As the weather starts to cool in a lot of places around the world, Sandals Resorts in the Caribbean is ... Read More

New Four Points by Sheraton resort opens in Thailand
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New Four Points by Sheraton resort opens in Thailand

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 2, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton makes a breakthrough in Thailand, with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach ... Read More

Ovolo Hotels in Australia and Hong Kong go vegetarian
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Ovolo Hotels in Australia and Hong Kong go vegetarian

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 1, 2020

Ovolo Hotels announced today, on World Vegetarian Day, that all of its restaurants and bars across Australia and Hong Kong ... Read More

Enchanted Princess joins Princess Cruises fleet
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Enchanted Princess joins Princess Cruises fleet

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 30, 2020

The newly completed Enchanted Princess was delivered to Princess Cruises today in an official handover ceremony presented via live streaming ... Read More

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announces three new properties
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Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announces three new properties

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 28, 2020

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts today announced three new properties with the latest San Francisco, Madrid and Tokyo openings. The ... Read More

US only region to not return to hotel profitability
Hospitality Industry News

US only region to not return to hotel profitability

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 25, 2020

Hoteliers outside the U.S. have cause for muffled celebration: Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East all showed positive gross operating ... Read More

Sandals Resorts: We’re Back!
Hotel & Resort News

Sandals Resorts: We’re Back!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 24, 2020

All Sandals Resorts are reopening, in fact, many are already open with the rest due to open soon. The time ... Read More

Centara Offers Travelers the Ultimate Staycation Experience
Hotel & Resort News

Centara Offers Travelers the Ultimate Staycation Experience

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 24, 2020

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is giving travelers the chance to upgrade their holiday into The Ultimate ... Read More

Hawaii vacation rentals supply, demand and occupancy decline sharply in August
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii vacation rentals supply, demand and occupancy decline sharply in August

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 24, 2020

In August 2020, the total monthly supply of statewide vacation rentals was 356,500 unit nights (-60.1%) and monthly demand was ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda tourism arrivals begin gradual rise
Antigua & Barbuda travel news

Antigua and Barbuda tourism arrivals begin gradual rise

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 23, 2020

As Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Industry stakeholders prepare for peak season, tourism officials are cautiously optimistic that with arrivals steadily ... Read More

New hotel opens in Downtown Fort Myers, Florida
Hotel & Resort News

New hotel opens in Downtown Fort Myers, Florida

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 23, 2020

New 243-room waterfront Luminary Hotel & Co. officially opened its doors today, making its long-awaited debut in downtown Fort Myers, ... Read More

First adults-only casino resort opens in Las Vegas in October
Hotel & Resort News

First adults-only casino resort opens in Las Vegas in October

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 23, 2020

On October 28, Circa Resort & Casino – Las Vegas' first adults-only casino-resort – will open its doors. Located in ... Read More

Michelle Obama’s TV campaign a boon for luxury Fiji resort
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Michelle Obama’s TV campaign a boon for luxury Fiji resort

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 22, 2020

A trending hashtag on social media channels has inadvertently placed a big spotlight on a small private island resort in ... Read More

Hotels, restaurants, tourism and trekking businesses re-opening in Pokhara
Nepal travel news

Hotels, restaurants, tourism and trekking businesses re-opening in Pokhara

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 22, 2020

Pokhara Tourism Council, the umbrella organization of the institutions working for the development, promotion and protection of tourism in Pokhara, ... Read More