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Visa was required to get from Hong Kong's airport to hotel
Q:On my recent trip to Southeast Asia, I needed to spend the night in Hong Kong en route to Hanoi, Vietnam. I looked up hotels near the Hong Kong International Airport on and found the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai listed under the category …
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North Carolina coast: the best beaches, hotels and restaurants
North Carolina coast: the best beaches, hotels and restaurants. With its white beaches, warm sea and crab shacks, the North Carolina coast rivals the Caribbean. Douglas Rogers picks its most alluring resorts, plus great places to eat and sleep …
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Equinox Fitness Clubs Expand to Hotels
Equinox Holdings Inc., which helped usher in an era of upscale gyms and premium membership prices, is hoping to make a similar formula work in the luxury hotel market. The New York company that runs Equinox fitness clubs is launching a hospitality …
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Choice Hotels Fills IT Vacancies with Job Fairs
Choice Hotels International Inc.CHH -1.99% is hosting a career fair Wednesday in Phoenix, Ariz., seeking to bolster its IT staff in an industry that is increasingly relying on digital technologies to interact with guests. The chain, whose brands …
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Downtown Dallas' historic Statler Hilton hotel will soon fly Hilton flag again
“It will be a four-star quality hotel.” Hilton will market the hotel portion of the project when it's finished as one of its Curio hotels – a new chain of historic and luxury hotels. “Known as the first modern American hotel, the Statler not only made …
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Constellation Agrees to Purchase Maybourne Hotel Stake
Qatar's Constellation Hotels Group agreed to buy a 64 percent stake in the company that owns London's Claridges hotel from billionaire brothers David and Frederick Barclay, according to a statement. The deal ends a four-year battle for control of …
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Angola to Have 25 More Hotels Soon
Paulino Baptista was speaking at the inauguration of the Skyna Lisboa Hotel of the Angolan group Skina Hotels. Paulino Baptista, who would not mention the precise timeframe, said that the units will be inaugurated under the celebrations of the 40th …

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Virgin's First Hotel Is Amazing — and We'll Take You Inside
I would even venture to say that Virgin Hotels Chicago is the coolest place to stay in the states. I pored over every last corner of the place so that you know what to expect if you're thinking of booking a stay. Check out all 29 reasons why this hotel …
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Hot List 2015: The Best New City Hotels
After poring over the intel of our staff and contributors, we found the best new hotels in metropolises like London, New York, and Paris—the places that combine old-school extravagance and service with just the right measure of modernity to create a …
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Your leftover hotel shampoo is saving thousands of lives
Have you ever wondered what happens to the leftover shampoo and soap at hotels? Six years ago Shawn Seipler had the same thought. As a sales executive, he spent about 150 days each year in a hotel and left a lot of half-filled shampoo bottles and …
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Union's bill would limit hotels converting rooms to condos
The hotel-workers union is trying to steer a bill through the City Council to force hotels to get city permission before converting rooms into apartments. Critics have called it a misguided bid to protect union jobs at the expense of the rights of …
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Managed by Commune Hotels & Resorts, The Cape, a Thompson Hotel, Set to
Thompson Hotels announces the Summer 2015 opening of its first luxury resort in Mexico, The Cape, located along Monuments Beach in Cabo San Lucas. The 161-room beachfront hotel seamlessly blends the brand's signature urban luxury aesthetic with a …
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Hotels packed for weekend events in Roanoke
Hotels packed for weekend events in Roanoke. POSTED: 08:00 PM EDT Apr 16, 2015 UPDATED: 06:06 PM EDT Apr 17, 2015. Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. We called seven in Roanoke, three aid they were sold out. The other four are 95 percent full …
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Hotel, parking garage among possibilities for Mannheim-Higgins property in Des
Hotels, restaurants, retail, parking garages and gas stations are among the possibilities for long-dormant land in Des Plaines near O'Hare International Airport. Since 2010 the city has been trying to develop 4.4 acres it owns at the northeast corner …
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A path to the middle class, via hotel work
THERE IS arguably no path to middle-class life in Boston more swift and secure than a job in a big hotel. It's not easy work; service jobs usually aren't. You're always on, and on your feet, and the labor can be backbreaking. (Try lifting 13 mattresses …
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Hotels keep adding to their brand names
In the past year, Marriott International Inc. launched Moxy, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. created Canopy, Best Western International Inc. came up with Vib, and InterContinental Hotels Group PLC – the parent company of Holiday Inn – purchased Kimpton, …
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Customizing Your Own Blend at Wineries and Hotels
Wine or Champagne is no longer limited to imbibing; hotels and wineries around the world are giving their guests the chance to customize their own blends. Artéis & Co., a vintage Champagne brand in France, for example, offers disgorging of a half-dozen …
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Customer Experience Strategy for hotels and how it can Generate More
Customer experience as a concept is not alien concept to the hotel industry; some might even suggest that hotel industry invented customer experience. With its star-ratings for establishing consistent product features to brand consistency as envisioned …
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Sacramento Kings and JMA Ventures, LLC Announce Partnership with Kimpton
Sacramento, Calif. – Today, the Sacramento Kings and JMA Ventures, LLC announced a new partnership with Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants for the proposed hotel adjacent to the Entertainment and Sports Center (ESC). A pioneer in the boutique hotel …

Coca-Cola, partner with W Hotels to launch Ekocycle branded sheets
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has been a likeminded innovator of sustainable solutions and longtime partner of Coca-Cola," Bea Perez, chief sustainability officer at Coca-Cola said in a statement. "We're delighted that W Hotels is joining the …
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'Modern' hotels open in old Enquirer building
The printing presses are gone and no one yells "copy" any more at 617 Vine St. But the Downtown building once home to the Cincinnati Enquirer has new life. Hampton Inn and Suites and Homewood Suites – Cincinnati's first dual brand hotel – are now open …