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. 

Column: How social media can boost casino traffic


  • Global Gaming Business magazine

Casinos can do more to drive traffic via social media by optimizing their social media pages, and they can use followers' information to their advantage. "Facebook's greatest trick was convincing peop… Read More

L.A.'s Hotel Figueroa to return to Spanish-Mediterranean roots


  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Los Angeles' Hotel Figueroa will soon undergo a $30 million renovation. The renovations will return the hotel to its Spanish-Mediterranean look. The hotel now features Moroccan decor, most of which wi… Read More