Angie Giroux

Angie Giroux is a senior editor in charge of SmartBrief's travel and hospitality content, including newsletters for the aerospace and aviation industries. Before joining SmartBrief, she was with a Washington, D.C.-based trade association.

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How hotel restaurants transform into a winter wonderland
How hotel restaurants transform into a winter wonderland

Food and beverage programs at leading hotels know that outdoor dining isn’t just for warm months of the year, and many guests want to experience winter weather in a special way.

Hotels, tour operators get adventurous with experiential travel
Hotels, tour operators get adventurous with experiential travel

Travelers are increasingly seeking to up the ante with their travel experiences, creating a segment -- and opportunity -- in adventure or experiential travel.

How travel companies are becoming friendlier to the environment
How travel companies are becoming friendlier to the environment

Airlines, airports, hotels and travel advisors are taking steps toward travel options that are friendlier to the environment and lessen their carbon footprint.

Airport lounges step up their game to serve millennials, solo travelers
Airport lounges step up their game to serve millennials, solo travelers

Millennials and those adding leisure to business trips are growing segments for the travel industry.

How airlines, hotels are expanding business travel programs
How airlines, hotels are expanding business travel programs

Hotels and airlines are working harder than ever to make business travelers more comfortable.

How hotels are encouraging a good night's sleep
How hotels are encouraging a good night's sleep

As luxury increasingly intersects with wellness, hospitality providers are paying more attention to helping guests sleep in ways both big and small.

Beer-centric travel is on the rise
Beer-centric travel is on the rise

When 42% of Americans say they prefer beer to wine or liquor it makes perfect sense that many hospitality companies have jumped on the beer wagon, seeking ways to set themselves apart.

Technology, planning help travelers stay safe, healthy
Technology, planning help travelers stay safe, healthy

Nothing is more important than safety when traveling in unfamiliar surroundings. Knowing where to stay, the contents of food and beverages, and how to handle an emergency all are essential to a safe and pleasant business or leisure trip.

Workplaces, hotels see bleisure as a growing norm for business travel
Workplaces, hotels see bleisure as a growing norm for business travel

Combining a leisure excursion with business travel, also known as “bleisure,” is growing in popularity among corporate travelers.

How technology is simplifying, personalizing travel
How technology is simplifying, personalizing travel

Technology for travelers is shaping expectations and changing the way people travel.