Barbados to Host First Millennial Travel Forum

Barbados to Host First Millennial Travel Forum

Barbados will become the first destination to host the Millennial Travel Forum (MTF) when it kicks off MTF: Barbados in just under two weeks. The event, taking place December 12 – 16, features 15 successful Millennial agents who were invited by travAlliancemedia…

Hyatt Regency LAX: This Airport Hotel Will Surprise You

Hyatt Regency LAX: This Airport Hotel Will Surprise You

During the planning phase of the Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport, the question that confronts all airport hotel operators inevitably came up: what can you do, as an airport hotel, to stand out? Admittedly, it’s often a difficult question. Guest needs…

Expedia CEO on hotels and HomeAway

Expedia CEO on hotels and HomeAway

LAS VEGAS — Expedia Group CEO Mark Okerstrom assured hoteliers attending the Expedia Partner Conference that the rapid rise of Expedia’s vacation rental business is not a huge threat, but he did encourage hoteliers to step up their game. Expedia users searching…

Winter Events to Explore in New York City

Winter Events to Explore in New York City

Winter travel is upon us and many are hopping on planes and trains and headed to the big city – New York City, that is. The Big Apple’s calendar of winter events is massive, and as a tourist, you don’t want to…

Sheraton Maui Sparkles After Refresh

Sheraton Maui Sparkles After Refresh

When a hotel has been in business for over five decades, it’s gone through a lot of change. Resort properties have a tendency to expand as tourism demand grows. They also have a tendency to remodel every few years to keep up…

Allianz study looks at concerns of solo travelers

Allianz study looks at concerns of solo travelers

Solo travelers’ biggest concern is security and safety, according to a new survey from Allianz Global Assistance. The survey, administered online in October and garnering 1,501 responses, found that just shy of 70% of respondents have traveled alone. Among all respondents, safety…