Writing Fake TripAdvisor Reviews Landed This Man in Jail

Writing Fake TripAdvisor Reviews Landed This Man in Jail

On Wednesday, a man received a nine-month prison sentence for selling fake reviews to Italian companies on TripAdvisor. “We see this as a landmark ruling for the Internet,” TripAdvisor’s associate general counsel Brad Young said in a statement. “Writing fake reviews has…

Caesars Forum breaks ground in Las Vegas

Caesars Forum breaks ground in Las Vegas

Caesars Entertainment has broken ground on Caesars Forum, a brand new 550,000-square-foot conference centre in Las Vegas. The $375 million investment will feature the two largest pillarless ballrooms in the world, located at the centre of the Las Vegas Strip. Scheduled to…

Great explorations in Antarctica

Great explorations in Antarctica

IT’S a world of glistening white, where icebergs calve, whales breach and penguins mingle in their millions. . To visit Antarctica  – by expeditionary vessel and sea kayak –  is to leave the world of man and submit entirely to the wonder…

Henning appointed general manager at the Westbury Mayfair

Henning appointed general manager at the Westbury Mayfair

The Westbury Mayfair, a Luxury Collection Hotel, has announced the appointment of Andrew Henning as general manager. Henning joins the five-star hotel from the United Arab Emirates where he successfully opened the St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club. In…

Bilbao baggings: the ultimate picnic road trip

Bilbao baggings: the ultimate picnic road trip

Price aside, eating at a one of the Basque country’s many Michelin-starred restaurants and sitting on a sea wall with a picnic have more in common than you’d imagine. The region’s greatest chefs – including Eneko Atxa, Elena Arzak, Andoni Luis Aduriz…

Willis to lead Accor in Africa and Middle East

Willis to lead Accor in Africa and Middle East

AccorHotels has appointed Mark Willis as chief executive officer for Middle East and Africa.  Based in Dubai, Willis will be responsible for overseeing a combined network of close to 400 hotels in operation and pipeline across the regions. Willis joins the company…

Taj Connemara reopens in southern India

Taj Connemara reopens in southern India

Taj Connemara has reopened after undergoing a year-long renovation. Dating back to 1854, the hotel’s history has been brought to life with fresh and modern sensibilities. Over a century old, the Taj Connemara is a proud relic of the colonial era and…