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. 

Average minimum bet in Macau hits $270


  • CNNMoney

The average minimum bet for a non-VIP table in Macau is $270, according to Aaron Fischer, the regional head of consumer and gaming research at CLSA. In comparison, the average minimum bet for a non-VI… Read More

Contiki reports positive results from new sales team


  • Travel Weekly

Contiki said sales through travel agents increased 25% year-over-year and overall bookings grew by double digits. The tour operator attributes the growth to the new trade sales team it introduced last… Read More