Travel & Lodging

AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

3 new Accor hotels coming to Scotland

11/25/2014

  • BBC

Accor has signed deals to open three hotels in Scotland, expanding its portfolio there to 21. The Telfer House in Glasgow, currently undergoing renovation, is slated to reopen as a 101-room Ibis Style… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Apple Vacations discounting winter resort vacations

11/25/2014

  • TravelAge West

Apple Vacations is offering rate reductions of up to 65% on stays at partner hotels in destinations including Mexico, Florida, Hawaii and Central America as part of its Winter Super Sale promotion. Ap… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Checked luggage journeys through several rounds of screening

11/25/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Checked luggage passes through several layers of security screening, with some bags tagged for further inspection. During a recent visit at Baltimore-Washington International Airport, unusual items th… Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

The perfect hairstyle for Thanksgiving weekend

11/25/2014

  • Allure.com

Stephanie Saltzman recommends the sexy blowout style Kendall Jenner is wearing for travelers looking for nearly effortless glamour. Hairstylist Orlando Pita describes how to achieve the look using vol… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Now is the time for Venu lifestyle brand, Jumeirah says

11/25/2014

  • HotelierMiddleEast.com (United Arab Emirates)

Jumeirah Group is reviving its lifestyle brand Venu Hotels three years after aborting plans for development in China. "With all of the components — the world economy, what's happening in Dubai, upco… Read More