Travel & Hospitality

Lead Editor: Angie Giroux-Scheide

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SmartBrief keeps readers informed about travel and hospitality news. Our vast range of topics include hotels, car rental agencies, travel agents, luxury accomodations and destinations, spa news, gambling and casinos, as well as gadgets and other innovations and trends that make life on the road a little easier. 

Casino industry moves full steam ahead with mergers


  • Las Vegas Review-Journal

The casino industry could proceed with a full slate of mergers and acquisitions in 2014, experts say, as companies including International Game Technology have put themselves up for sale or are rumore… Read More

For off-the-beaten-path Africa, consider the Kingdom of Lesotho


A mountainous and landlocked kingdom with a population of about 2 million, Lesotho is the only country in the world to be fully surrounded by just one other country -- but it's far more than just a b… Read More