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14th Feb 2019
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Forget Glamping, These Pop-Up Hotel Rooms Are The New Rough Luxury

What if instead of going to stay at a hotel, the hotel came to you?That’s the premise of the Flying Nest, a project being pioneered by Accor Hotels, parent company...

14th Feb 2019
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In Search of Hotel Excellence: Hotel Lugano Dante | By Larry Mogelonsky

Upon visiting for a day, Carlo Fontana, one of the owners of the Hotel Lugano Dante, was determined to make my wife and I, like all other guests, feel both...

14th Feb 2019
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Artificial Intelligence: Hospitality, and That Human Touch | By Stuart Pallister

Artificial intelligence is undoubtedly going to have an impact on the hotel industry as the bots – robots and chatbots – play a greater role. Julia Aymonier, CIO of EHL,...

14th Feb 2019
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It’s Time to Let Air France-KLM’s New CEO Take Charge

By Brian Sumers, Skift Reports indicate Air France-KLM CEO Ben Smith may prefer another executive to lead KLM. Smith joined the company last year from Air Canada. Air France Skift...

14th Feb 2019
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Skift Podcast: Why Travel Should Be Optimistic About 2019

By Hannah Sampson, Skift Sunrise as seen from New Jersey is shown in this photo from 2018. Maria Eklind / Flickr Skift Take: Tune in to hear the reasons the...

14th Feb 2019
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Planners Find Solutions for Commission Shortfalls

By Andrew Sheivachman, Skift More than 1,000 mayors, managers, community planners, and local officials and guests from throughout Michigan were expected to descend on Grand Rapids, Michigan, Sept. 20-22 for...

14th Feb 2019
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Why Southwest Needed to Deliver a Sweet Credit Card Promotion

By Brian Sumers, Skift A traveler looks out over Southwest planes at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport last year. Southwest is trying to broaden its credit card base. Hannah Sampson /...

13th Feb 2019
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Aeromexico Struggles as Most North American Airlines Report Hefty Profits

By Brian Sumers, Skift Aeromexico took an operating loss in the fourth quarter. Pictured is one of the airline’s newest Boeing 737 Max jets. Aeromexico Skift Take: Aeromexico blamed its...

13th Feb 2019
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5 Simple Secrets Hotels Can Implement One the Spot to Embrace Instant Gratitude

By Are Morch Do your Hotel fear the consequences of real-time response and instant gratitude? Real-time response and instant gratitude require a cultural shift for many Hotels today. Speed and...

13th Feb 2019
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Still Healing, Caribbean Predicts Strong Tourism Growth

By Isaac Carey, Skift Antigua. This heritage landmark is the only remaining naval dockyard in the world designed to maintain wooden sailing warships of old times. It was started as...