Travel & Lodging

AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

Hyatt Hotels appoints new leaders in reorganization

7/23/2014

  • HotelsMag.com (free registration)

Hyatt Hotels announced a reconfiguration of its operational leadership, which includes the creation of new functions to oversee the company's global operations, select-service business and franchising… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Blount sailings to stop in Maine, Canada

7/24/2014

  • USA Today

Bar Harbor, Maine

Blount Small Ship Adventures will offer sailings in 2015 that include visits to less-frequented destinations in Maine and Canada's New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. The Two Nation Vacation: Maine & New B… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Airlines have differing business models regarding in-flight Wi-Fi

7/21/2014

  • Runway Girl Network

Airlines differ in their approach to in-flight Wi-Fi fee structures, with most charging passengers for the service. Some carriers, such as Nok Air, allow all passengers to use it free, while others, i… Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

Guests embrace Ayurveda teachings at Calif.'s Chopra Center

7/23/2014

  • XETV-TV (San Diego)

Ayurveda healing is based on eating natural foods, relaxing with massage and calming the mind through yoga and meditation. Sara Harvey, chief operating officer at the Chopra Center in the Omni La Cost… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Next-gen design needs to get innovative, hotels say

7/23/2014

  • Hotel Interactive

Designing the hotel of the future requires designers collaborate more closely with suppliers, said hotel leaders gathered this week at the BITAC Purchasing & Design event. Technology increasingly is d… Read More