Archive: January, 2013

Hotel travel: London inns rated world’s worst; Toronto ranks 70th out of 100

Hotel travel: London inns rated world’s worst; Toronto ranks 70th out of 100News from Toronto Star: This is an abbreviated version of an item that appeared earlier today in Travel Editor Jim Byers’ blog. For the full story, including a Jaunt.ca deal of the day for a fine Alaska cruise, please go at www.thestar.blogs.com/travel . [...]

Make it suite: Splurge-worthy hotel rooms

Make it suite: Splurge-worthy hotel roomsNews from Crain’s Chicago Business: Gold Coast Suite at Waldorf Astoria Chicago. Gold Coast Suite at Waldorf Astoria Chicago. Grand Deluxe Suites at Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago. Grand Deluxe Suites at Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago. … Read the full article . Related News: Reviewer Card, a [...]

Hotels sluggish to comply with FTC in price disclosure

Hotels sluggish to comply with FTC in price disclosureNews from NWAOnline (subscription): Honest price advertising will be the main hotel question mark in 2013. As I’ve reported, the Federal Trade Commission informed big chains that their practice of posting lowball rates, then adding mandatory “resort” and other fees, is deceptive. Instead, the FTC told them, [...]

Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1000 hotels and …

Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1000 hotels and …News from Travel Daily Media: By Amanda Greenwood, 25 January 2013, Friday 1:35 PM Hilton opened at Wembley in 2012 Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1,000 hotels and 170,000 rooms. The company revealed today that it opened 171 with 28,000 rooms [...]

Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1000 hotels and …

Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1000 hotels and …News from Travel Daily Media: By Amanda Greenwood, 25 January 2013, Friday 1:35 PM Hilton opened at Wembley in 2012 Hilton Worldwide has a development pipeline totalling almost 1,000 hotels and 170,000 rooms. The company revealed today that it opened 171 with 28,000 rooms [...]

For Sandy’s homeless, lives of anxiety in hotels

For Sandy’s homeless, lives of anxiety in hotelsNews from Boston.com: TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Diane Burstein spends her days sifting through apartment listings and disaster paperwork and her nights lying awake with worry, her daughter and grandson sleeping feet from her in a cramped hotel room. The family has nowhere else to go. Three [...]

One year after its launch: the JustBook App is a European leader in …

One year after its launch: the JustBook App is a European leader in …News from ITCM: Details Category: Technology Created on Monday, 21 January 2013 14:08 A year after launching its free app, JustBook maintai…………… continues on ITCM … Read the full article . Related News: RIM shares surge: Could we see $ 20 before [...]

West Virginia’s Greenbrier resort no longer among AAA’s top-rated hotels

West Virginia’s Greenbrier resort no longer among AAA’s top-rated hotelsNews from Victoria Times Colonist: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – For the first time in 36 years, the Greenbrier resort is not among AAA’s top-rated hotels. AAA released its national Five Diamond Award list on Friday, and the historic resort in White Sulphur Springs wasn’t on it. Instead, [...]

Consumer Stocks Top Gain as ETF Jumps on Growth: China Overnight

Consumer Stocks Top Gain as ETF Jumps on Growth: China OvernightNews from Bloomberg: Chinese consumer stocks rose in New York and the nation’s largest exchange-traded fund in the U.S. climbed to a two-week high after growth in the Asian country’s economy accelerated for the first time in two years. The iShares FTSE China 25 Index [...]

QE II Ocean Liner heads to Asia to become floating hotel

QE II Ocean Liner heads to Asia to become floating hotelNews from Zawya (registration): Home Travel & Tourism News Article Jan 17 2013 more articles from In This Article Drydocks World, Dubai World Related … Read the full article . Related News:

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