International

Marriott Opens Two AC Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

by Matt Alderton | August 01, 2016
The AC Hotel Rio de Janeiro Porto Maravilha has 225 guest rooms while the AC Hotel Rio de Janeiro da Tijuca offers 378.

First Hyatt-Branded Hotel Planned for Barbados

by Matt Alderton | July 29, 2016
Scheduled to open in 2019, the hotel will be Hyatt's first property on the island of Barbados.

Why Exotic Incentive Destinations Motivate

by Alex Palmer | July 20, 2016
A close look at the benefits of going off the beaten path.

Free Time In…Bogota

by Margaret McGlynn | July 20, 2016
Three things to do in Bogata on a free afternoon.

Westin Grand Cayman Announces Property-Wide Renovation

by Matt Alderton | June 29, 2016
Scheduled for completion in 2017, the top-to-bottom renovation will encompass the resort's lobby, public spaces, guest rooms, and recreation areas.

Marriott, Starwood Get Merger Clearance From EU

June 27, 2016
The approval brings the companies one step closer to closing the deal.

Second Phase of the Hilton at Resorts World Bimini Unveiled

June 22, 2016
The property, operated by Resorts World under a franchise agreement with Hilton Worldwide, debuted its first phase in 2015.

Hong Kong Revamps Rewards Program to Entice MICE Groups

by Matt Alderton | June 14, 2016
The centerpiece of the upgraded "Hong Kong Rewards!" program is a complimentary cocktail reception for groups of 50 or more.

New All-Inclusive Hotel Brand UNICO Launches

by Michaela Christensen | June 08, 2016
The first property will open in Riviera Maya on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula in early 2017.

Sheraton Grand Designation Applied in Los Cabos, Panama

June 03, 2016

There are now three Sheraton Grand properties in the region.


Havana Is Fastest-Growing Airbnb Market

June 02, 2016
Airbnb's fastest-growing market is Havana, Cuba, where the sharing-economy platform set up shop one year ago.

5 Trends Changing Incentive Travel

by Andrea Doyle | May 31, 2016
Incentive travel is evolving -- here's how.