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  • Lenders Brace For Wave Of Hotel Closures

    Wednesday 16th September - 8:36 pm Lenders Brace For Wave Of Hotel ClosuresThe impending demise of the Hilton in Times Square is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to what experts believe will be a wave of hotel closures ...
  • Mondee Acquires Rocketrip To Expand Travel Spending Incentives

    Wednesday 9th September - 10:42 pm Travel tech company Mondee has acquired New York City-based startup Rocketrip to expand travel spending incentives, according to a report from Skift. The report noted that, for many businesses, travel spending ...
  • The Honeymoon’s Not Over For Bridal Retail

    Wednesday 9th September - 11:00 am The Honeymoon’s Not Over For Bridal RetailPandemic or not, people are still getting married. And social distancing or not, they’re still having weddings – although the scale and scope of them are radically different than even ...
  • RV Camper Network Replaces Longstanding Magazines With Digital Platform

    Tuesday 8th September - 1:14 pm RV campingGood Sam, which calls itself “the world’s largest organization of recreational-vehicle owners,” unveiled plans Tuesday (Sept. 8) to launch a new digital platform called RV.com and a sister print publication ...
  • Airbnb’s View Of The ‘Changed’ Travel Landscape — And A Rural Rebound

    Friday 4th September - 6:10 pm AirbnbA rural rebound may continue to power Airbnb, even as it changes the ways we travel and where we trek. To that end, as reported by Bloomberg, Friday (Sept. 4), CEO Brian ...
  • Hotels Debut As Design Showrooms

    Friday 4th September - 1:26 pm luxury hotelIf you’re looking for ideas on how to improve your home or commercial property, check out the Vipp Chimney House, the boutique hotel in Copenhagen that was built inside a water pumping station ...
  • Hilton Times Square Closure Bruises NYC Tourism Rebound

    Thursday 3rd September - 9:39 pm It sounds so nice they had to name it twice: New York, New York. These days, however, America’s biggest and arguably most vibrant city — a tourist magnet and concomitant revenue ...
  • PayPal Launches iZettle Food & Drink In The UK

    Thursday 3rd September - 7:14 am PayPal has launched its iZettle Food & Drink app, the point of sale (POS) platform for iOS to support food and drinks service in the U.K. The app was crafted to ...
  • Hilton To Permanently Close Its Hotel In New York City's Times Square

    Thursday 3rd September - 6:46 am The Hilton Times Square is the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic. In a filing with New York’s State Department of Labor, the managing director of the 44-story landmark said ...
  • Delta, American Join United In Eliminating Change Fees In US

    Monday 31st August - 11:00 pm Delta Air Lines and American Airlines, looking to draw customers back during the pandemic, are dropping change fees for domestic flights, CNBC reported Monday (Aug. 31). The move comes after rival ...
  • United Airlines CEO: 'Tough Year Ahead' Before Vaccine Exists

    Monday 31st August - 2:44 pm United Airlines CEO: 'Tough Year' Before COVID-19 VaccineUnited Airlines CEO Scott Kirby believes air travel will come back once a vaccine exists for the coronavirus. “We’ve got a tough year ahead until there’s a vaccine,” the executive said per ...
  • United Drops Change Fees On Domestic Flights

    Sunday 30th August - 8:26 pm United AirlinesUnited Airlines said it heard customers’ displeasure and has permanently dropped the $200 fee to change a ticket for travel within the U.S., the company announced in a press release ...
  • Camping’s Pandemic-Inspired Renaissance

    Friday 28th August - 4:01 am For the non-expert, going camping can be a bit of an intimidating activity. Where to camp, what to pack and how to prepare can seem easy if one already knows ...
  • Las Vegas Casino Revenue Drops Almost 40 Pct In July

    Wednesday 26th August - 5:26 pm Las Vegas Casino Revenue Drops Almost 40 Pct In JulyAs a sign that Las Vegas is grappling with bringing customers back, casino revenue on the Strip plunged nearly 40 percent to just over $330 million in July from the ...
  • Why Business Travel's Wings May Be Clipped – Permanently

    Friday 21st August - 8:19 pm Why Business Travel's Wings May Be ClippedFor airlines, looking toward the future leads to a longing for the past. And though 2019 was, well, not all that long ago, it seems like a million years ago. Earnings season, ...