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Pack the Tent! National Parks Celebrate 100th Birthday with Free Admission

Pack the Tent! National Parks Celebrate 100th Birthday with Free Admission

Sammy Caiola | The Sacramento Bee | August 26, 2016

Aug. 26--Californians can enjoy the natural wonders of national parks such as Yosemite, Death Valley and Sequoia & Kings Canyon on the government dime...

Columbia, South Carolina Downtown Hotel Market Hitting Highs

Columbia, South Carolina Downtown Hotel Market Hitting Highs

Jeff Wilkinson | The State (Columbia, S.C.) | August 26, 2016

Aug. 26--When Raj and Ajay Champaneri were looking for opportunities to build a downtown hotel to add to their properties on Greystone Boulevard and in...

Chefs Dig Deeper into Farm-to-Table, Partnering with Farms or Growing their Own

Chefs Dig Deeper into Farm-to-Table, Partnering with Farms or Growing their Own

Nick Kindelsperger | Chicago Tribune | August 26, 2016

Aug. 25--The line between farm and restaurant used to be crystal clear. Farmers grew crops on far off plots of land, some middleman assembled the bounty, and...

Miami Beach Tourism Industry Staying Afloat Despite Zika—For Now

Miami Beach Tourism Industry Staying Afloat Despite Zika—For Now

Chabeli Herrera | The Miami Herald | August 26, 2016

Aug. 26--On an overcast Wednesday afternoon on Lincoln Road, restaurants were about half full, families pushed their children in strollers, a woman sported a...

Vietnam Sees a 27.7% Increase in International Visitors

Vietnam Sees a 27.7% Increase in International Visitors

| Vietnam News, Hanoi / Asia News Network | August 26, 2016

Aug. 25--Vietnam will receive nearly 900,000 international visitors this month, a 27.7 per cent increase compared with the same period last year, the Vietnam...

The Dark Side of Hotel Brand PIPs

The Dark Side of Hotel Brand PIPs

August 25, 2016

By Thomas Magnuson, Co-Founder & CEO Magnuson Hotels It is claimed that PIPs (property improvement plans) exist to ensure all franchisees are brand...

Building a Smart Distribution Strategy

Building a Smart Distribution Strategy

August 25, 2016

By Kelly A. McGuire CHR Insights features industry analysis and commentary from Kelly A. McGuire, MMH ’01, PhD ’07, who is a CHR fellow and vice...

Aloft Hotels Unveils ‘Project: Jetson’, the First-Ever Voice Activated Hotel Room

Aloft Hotels Unveils ‘Project: Jetson’, the First-Ever Voice Activated Hotel Room

August 25, 2016

Aloft Boston Seaport and Aloft Santa Clara Offer Guests Access to In-Room iPad to Control Temperature, Lighting and More Simply By Using "Hey Siri”...

San Diego Chargers Stadium Study Finds Boost to Hotel Industry

San Diego Chargers Stadium Study Finds Boost to Hotel Industry

Dan McSwain | The San Diego Union-Tribune | August 25, 2016

Aug. 25--The Chargers released a study Wednesday that forecast 900,000 new visitors each year to its proposed $1.8 billion stadium and convention center in...

Warmbrodt Hotel Investments Merges with HREC; “Best in Class” Brokerage Penetration in Mid-West and Texas

Warmbrodt Hotel Investments Merges with HREC; “Best in Class” Brokerage Penetration in Mid-West and Texas

August 25, 2016

Herb Warmbrodt HREC Principal - Kansas City Mike Cahill CEO & Founder - HREC (Kansas City, MO; Denver, CO) –...

5 Ways To Attract Last Minute Summer Travelers

5 Ways To Attract Last Minute Summer Travelers

August 25, 2016

By Sam Jones The procrastination of last minute travelers can mean extra profits for your hotel business. The question is how you can better capitalize on it?...

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