Travel & Lodging

AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

Starwood's Q2 earnings beat estimates

7/25/2014

  • Reuters
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide posted profit of $153 million for the second quarter, up 12% from earnings last year and exceeding analysts' and its own forecasts. Revenue was 1.5% higher than las… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Puerto Viejo is a relaxed melting pot of cultures and cuisine

7/25/2014

Located on the Costa Rican Caribbean Coast, Puerto Viejo -- short for Puerto Viejo de Talamanca -- is a sun-soaked alternative to Costa Rica’s better-known tourism offerings. Visitors are drawn to n… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Choosing People Over Profit

7/24/2014

Dale Partridge cites companies that have changed behaviors in favor of people. Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

Thicker-brow trend spurs short- and long-term treatments

7/24/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Women wanting the full-browed look sported by runway models may have a tough time if they have been plucking, tweezing or waxing their eyebrows for years, experts say. Medical options include treatmen… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

South Fla. investors buy Bahia Mar Resort with upgrade plans

7/24/2014

  • Miami Herald (tiered subscription model), The

Bahia Mar Resort and Marina in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., may get retail and condos in a renovation planned by a group of south Florida real estate investors who bought the Intracoastal Waterway property.… Read More