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Chicago Marriott Schaumburg announces $22 million renovation
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Chicago Marriott Schaumburg announces $22 million renovation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Chicago Marriott Schaumburg has officially begun a $22 million renovation, with an expected completion date of August 2019. The property ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn Panama City re-opens after major renovation
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Hilton Garden Inn Panama City re-opens after major renovation

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

The 111-room Hilton Garden Inn Panama City is putting the final touches on their multimillion-dollar renovation following damage sustained from ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

W Hotels debuts newly reimagined three Atlanta hotels
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W Hotels debuts newly reimagined three Atlanta hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Georgia is on our mind. W Hotels Worldwide revealed major upgrades to each of the city’s three W hotels (W ... Read More

Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania
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Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Marriott International, Inc. today announced the opening of its second Four Points by Sheraton (Four-Points.Marriott.com) hotel in Tanzania, Four Points ... Read More

W Hotels: Updates in Atlanta
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W Hotels: Updates in Atlanta

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Georgia is on our mind. W Hotels Worldwide is excited to reveal upgrades to each of the city's three W ... Read More

The Luxury Collection opens its first hotel in the English countryside
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The Luxury Collection opens its first hotel in the English countryside

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

The Luxury Collection®, part of Marriott International Inc., today announced the opening of The Langley, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Buckinghamshire. ... Read More

Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts
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Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International's dynamic portfolio of more than 170 independent hotels and resorts around the world, today announced ... Read More

The InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Extensive Renovation Led by BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design
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The InterContinental San Francisco Unveils Extensive Renovation Led by BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design

editor editor- May 31, 2019

Two Bay Area-based design firms, BraytonHughes Design Studios and EDG Design, are pleased to unveil the updated design for the ... Read More

Thunder from Down Under: Australia’s hottest export strikes 10-year extension with MGM Resorts
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Thunder from Down Under: Australia’s hottest export strikes 10-year extension with MGM Resorts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

This summer, Australia's Thunder from Down Under — the longest-running and highest-grossing male revue in the history of Las Vegas ... Read More

Hawaii hotels report lower revenue, lower occupancy, higher daily rate in April 2019
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Hawaii hotels report lower revenue, lower occupancy, higher daily rate in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

In April 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported lower revenue per available room (RevPAR), with higher average daily rate (ADR) and ... Read More

Centara Signs MOU with KMA Hotels for Six Myanmar Hotels
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Centara Signs MOU with KMA Hotels for Six Myanmar Hotels

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, and KMA Hotels Group, a subsidiary of Kaung Myanmar Aung (KMA) Group ... Read More

Why to boycott Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts, Cesars Entertainment and Harrah’s
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Why to boycott Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts, Cesars Entertainment and Harrah’s

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

Tourism is everyone's business and the livelihood of an entire state can depend on this industry. The State of Nevada, ... Read More

Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019
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Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

For the first three months of 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported flat average daily rate (ADR) and lower occupancy, which ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts opens new Riu Playa Park in Mallorca
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RIU Hotels & Resorts opens new Riu Playa Park in Mallorca

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts has opened the new Riu Playa Park on the island of Mallorca. RIU is in the ... Read More

Destination Florence CVB partners with City of Florence for international tourism promotion
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Destination Florence CVB partners with City of Florence for international tourism promotion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Destination Florence CVB is the new official partner of the City of Florence to promote the destination and better the ... Read More

Notre Dame cathedral inferno: Paris iconic tourist attraction on fire
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Notre Dame cathedral inferno: Paris iconic tourist attraction on fire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

Smoke and fire is seen leaping from the top of Notre Dame, the iconic Paris cathedral. Videos shot by people ... Read More

New GM appointed at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
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New GM appointed at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

editor editor- April 8, 2019

Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu announced the appointment of Mr. Kanit Sangmookda as the new General Manager responsible for all areas ... Read More

Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism
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Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism

editor editor- April 8, 2019

“By investing in the modernization of Baltimore Penn Station, Amtrak seeks to transform central Baltimore into a premier regional transportation ... Read More

The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo
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The Iconic Transformation of the Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo in the heart of the Monaco playground for the world’s rich and famous founded in 1864 was ... Read More

Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships
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Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri announced today the signing of the final contracts for the construction of two next-generation 175,000-ton cruise ships, ... Read More

New Executive Chef at Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa Malaysia
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New Executive Chef at Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa Malaysia

editor editor- March 27, 2019

Guests dining at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa’s signature Eat Well menu, as well as its array of local ... Read More

African Tourism Board: The Human Right to Explore the Cape in the Eyes of Marriott
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African Tourism Board: The Human Right to Explore the Cape in the Eyes of Marriott

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019

The official launch of the African Tourism Board is only about two weeks away. On April 11 at 15.30 the ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Hawaii hotels’ occupancy, revenue down in February 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

In February 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported decreases in both average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy, which resulted in lower ... Read More

Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond
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Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

A day to promote environmental awareness and bring attention to the protection of the planet, Earth Day is celebrated in ... Read More

Queensgate Investments acquires four Grange Hotels for £1 billion
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Queensgate Investments acquires four Grange Hotels for £1 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Queensgate Investments has completed the acquisition of the Grange St Paul's EC4, Grange Tower Bridge E1, Grange City EC3, and ... Read More

Sheraton unveils new logo
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Sheraton unveils new logo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International's global brand continues its transformation journey with a nod to its timeless pioneering legacy, ... Read More

PGA National Resort & Spa: Huge crowds for PGA TOUR Honda Classic
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PGA National Resort & Spa: Huge crowds for PGA TOUR Honda Classic

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

PGA National Resort & Spa – South Florida’s golf, vacation, meetings and spa destination – welcomed 204,487 spectators over seven ... Read More

The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles
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The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced its planned debut in the Seychelles with the signing of ... Read More

GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC
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GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

The Hotel Association of New York City announced the addition of two new directors today, welcoming hospitality veterans Sam Ibrahim ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York
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Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers ... Read More

Latest hotel property in Adrian Zecha’s new group
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Latest hotel property in Adrian Zecha’s new group

editor editor- February 20, 2019

An historic 122-room boutique hotel on the south bank of the fabled Perfume River in the one-time imperial capital of ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company continues to make waves in hospitality
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Indian Hotels Company continues to make waves in hospitality

editor editor- February 12, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), a South Asia hospitality company, reported its consolidated and standalone financials for the third ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch
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World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

editor editor- February 6, 2019

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel will ... Read More

United Airlines announces four new United Club locations for 2019
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United Airlines announces four new United Club locations for 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

United Airlines today announced the newest addition to its network of more than 50 United Club locations around the world ... Read More

Renowned country retreat undergoes dramatic transformation
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Renowned country retreat undergoes dramatic transformation

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Molly and Robert Hardie, owners of Keswick Hall, announced the resort’s multimillion-dollar transformation and partnership with globally renowned Chef Jean-Georges ... Read More