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22nd Aug 2019
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Can Wellness Find Its Way Into the Cramped Confines of Economy Class?

By Leslie Barrie, Skift OpenSeed aims to offer meditation pods at airports starting in 2020. Wellness in the aviation space is taking off. OpenSeed Skift Take: Thanks to the wellness...

22nd Aug 2019
Glamping 101: What Hoteliers Should Know

Glamping 101: What Hoteliers Should Know

By Are Morch Glamping, or glamorous camping, has swept the hospitality world. People in today’s urban, constantly-on world crave connection with nature. However, they don’t necessarily enjoy sleeping on rocky...

22nd Aug 2019
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Why Brexit Makes Premier Inn Owner Whitbread an Attractive Takeover Target

By Andrea Felsted, Bloomberg A Premier Inn member of staff. Parent company Whitbread might be an attractive takeover target for foreign buyers. Whitbread Skift Take: Unlike a lot of hotel...

22nd Aug 2019
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Qantas to Test How the Human Body Withstands the World’s Longest Flight

By Angus Whitley, Bloomberg A Qantas 787 Dreamliner. Bruno Geiger / Qantas Skift Take: Ultra long-haul flights of nearly 20 hours are considered “aviation’s final frontier.” How the human body...

22nd Aug 2019
Amadeus, depa and PATA unveil roadmap for future-proofing Thailand’s tourism industry

Amadeus, depa and PATA unveil roadmap for future-proofing Thailand’s tourism industry

By tKoumelis Amadeus, depa and PATA unveil roadmap for future-proofing Thailand’s tourism industry tKoumelis Thu, 08/22/2019 – 12:59 …read more From:: TravelAsia

22nd Aug 2019
TAT using online management system Local Kit to enhance community tourism

TAT using online management system Local Kit to enhance community tourism

By tKoumelis TAT using online management system Local Kit to enhance community tourism tKoumelis Thu, 08/22/2019 – 12:49 …read more From:: TravelAsia

22nd Aug 2019
Hong Kong looks set to suffer a dramatic drop in visitors

Hong Kong looks set to suffer a dramatic drop in visitors

By tKoumelis Hong Kong looks set to suffer a dramatic drop in visitors tKoumelis Thu, 08/22/2019 – 11:52 …read more From:: TravelAsia

22nd Aug 2019
GOCO Hospitality leads spa concept, design and development for Australia's first Ritz-Carlton set to open 15 November

GOCO Hospitality leads spa concept, design and development for Australia's first Ritz-Carlton set to open 15 November

By tKoumelis GOCO Hospitality leads spa concept, design and development for Australia’s first Ritz-Carlton set to open 15 November tKoumelis Thu, 08/22/2019 – 11:15 …read more From:: TravelAsia

22nd Aug 2019
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TripAdvisor Drops Outmoded Little Wiser Owl Character From Ads

By Dennis Schaal, Skift A screenshot from a TripAdvisor ad campaign that kicked off August 15, 2019. TripAdvisor Skift Take: TripAdvisor’s new ad campaign is more hip than its usual...

22nd Aug 2019
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Skift Global Forum Preview: Carnival CEO Arnold Donald Says Sustainability Is ‘Job One’

By Rosie Spinks, Skift The AIDAluna, owned by Carnival Corp. Kevin Hackert / Flickr Skift Take: When it comes to cruising’s responsibility to the world, the cruise industry has obligations...