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4/24/2017

Carnival's Horizon, which will set sail next year, will feature a Dr. Seuss-themed water park, featuring attractions with classic characters from "The Cat in the Hat." The family-friendly attraction will include a 450-foot slide and a splash zone for small children.

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4/24/2017

The Residence Inn Gainesville I-75 in Florida is an ecologically sustainable hotel built on a former brownfield. OTO Development used recycled steel and energy-efficient windows for the project.

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HotelNewsNow.com
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4/24/2017

FedEx is creating more than 200 jobs at Indianapolis International Airport, where the company is investing $170 million to expand. FedEx handled almost all of the freight that passed through the airport in 2016.

4/24/2017

Impress your clients with your insider knowledge of Shanghai's hot spots by suggesting Michelin-starred restaurants to them on their next trip to the city. Shanghai has 26 such restaurants, including Tang Court, mainland China's only Michelin three-star restaurant, which offers a $230 seven-course meal.

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TravelAge West
4/24/2017

The American Hotel and Lodging Association is campaigning on behalf of its members to have stricter regulations imposed on Airbnb and its hosts. The organization is citing safety, home pricing and taxation issues.

4/24/2017

Many hotel brands, such as Hilton, are adopting greener ways of operating in order to attract customers who are more environmentally conscious. For example, the Hilton Chicago's rooftop garden provides vegetables and herbs that are used in its dining options.

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Travelers Today
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4/24/2017

Clarify your values and incorporate them into your business practices, because your clients can sense what matters to you in how you communicate with them, Richard Earls writes. Display values that are client-focused rather than self-serving to make your clients feel they matter to your business.

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4/24/2017

Destination weddings require excellent communication between you and the resort's planning team. Design backup plans, establish a strong communication channel and use the planners' local expertise to make the experience a special one for the client.

4/24/2017

The Inn and Spa at Loretto in Santa Fe, N.M., has been sold for an undisclosed price. Heritage Hotels and Resorts joined with an investor group led by Randy Talbot to purchase the property.

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4/24/2017

The look and convenience millennial travelers want mark Holiday Inn's new H4 guestroom design. Convertible beds, movable desks and other examples of flexibility are showcased in the first H4 property, the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Bellingham in Washington.

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Skift