Travel & Lodging

AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

U.S. inbound travel up 9% in first half of 2014

10/2/2014

  • Skift

Data released by the National Travel and Tourism Office show that international travel to the U.S. during the first half of 2014 is up 9% over last year, with 34.6 million visitors. June numbers also … Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Singapore's Chinatown is home to beautiful temples, unique museums and bargain shopping

10/2/2014

From trinket shopping and good food to boutique hotels and eccentric temples, there is a lot more to Singapore's old Chinatown area than meets the eye. It's easy to spend an entire day here, so make s… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Analyst: Chicago shutdown could affect airfares

9/30/2014

  • Chicago Sun-Times (free registration)

The shutdown of Chicago-area airports after a fire closed a regional air traffic-control facility will cost airlines hundreds of millions of dollars, says Mike Boyd, chairman of Boyd Group Internation… Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

What's ahead for beauty

10/1/2014

  • New Zealand Herald, The

From the use of technology in stores to educate customers and let them digitally try new looks, to cosmetics that draw on scientific advances and refined beauty treatments that use less product in mor… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Las Vegas hoteliers bet big on boutiques

10/1/2014

  • HotelNewsNow.com

In Las Vegas, boutique hotels are fast becoming the main hotel game in town, with smaller, trendier properties cropping up in downtown and on the Strip. Among the newcomers are The Cromwell, the D, an… Read More