International

Thompson Playa del Carmen Debuts New Beach Property

February 23, 2016
Thompson Playa del Carmen, which opened last November in downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico, has just opened a nearby sister property.

For Zika-Affected Areas, Maritz's Eduardo Chaillo Prescribes Information as Treatment

by Matt Alderton | February 10, 2016
Eduardo Chaillo of Maritz Travel Co. discusses Zika's impact on meetings and events in Latin America.

How to Protect Incentive Attendees From Zika

by Andrea Doyle | February 05, 2016
From the right mosquito repellant to appropriate clothing, prevention is key.

Incentive Travel Firms React to Zika Virus Scare

by Andrea Doyle | February 05, 2016
Planning firms say they have seen some individuals cancel because of Zika, but not groups.

U.S. Travel Association, Business Travel Coalition Respond to Zika Concerns

by Alex Palmer | February 03, 2016
The U.S. Travel Association (USTA) will serve as "a bridge between the travel community, administration, and public health officials" in managing the industry's response to the Zika virus.

Hyatt Welcomes Newest All-Inclusive Resort in Cancun

by Michaela Christensen | January 13, 2016

Hyatt celebrated the grand opening of the Hyatt Ziva Cancun in Mexico this week.


AccorHotels Expanding in Cuba, Plans New Sofitel So Havana Hotel

by Matt Alderton | January 04, 2016
AccorHotels already manages three hotels on the island, and is slated to open a fourth by the end of 2018.

New Air Transport Treaty Will Ease Travel Between U.S., Mexico

by Matt Alderton | December 22, 2015

The new agreement means airlines will be able to travel unrestricted between U.S. and Mexican cities.


St. Regis Makes Macau Debut on Cotai Strip

by Matt Alderton | December 22, 2015

At 400 guest rooms and suites, the hotel is the largest St. Regis in the world.


New App Will Let Airline Passengers Swap Seats

by Matt Alderton | December 15, 2015
Seateroo will allow airline passengers to pay one another to swap bad seats for good ones.

Hyatt Joins the Fight Against Human Trafficking

by Matt Alderton | December 14, 2015
Hyatt Hotels Corp. has joined the fight against human trafficking by signing the Tourism Child-Protection Code of Conduct.

Kimpton Hotel Coming to Grand Cayman

by Gay Nagle Myers | December 14, 2015

The Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa will be the company's first international property.