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Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel Advances Room Refresh

by Matt Alderton | October 01, 2015
Rooms at the Swan hotel are complete, and work will commence soon on rooms at the Dolphin.

The Top Domestic Incentive Travel Destinations of 2015

by Deanna Ting | September 29, 2015
From Florida to California, warm-weather destinations with a variety of activities and attractions remain popular for incentive groups.

Virgin Hotel New York Breaks Ground

by Matt Alderton | September 28, 2015
The new hotel will have 465 guest rooms and 30,000 square feet of amenities, including meeting space.

Analysis: Government Shutdown Would Cost Travel Industry $185 Million Per Day

by Matt Alderton | September 23, 2015
The looming government shutdown threatens to affect 530,000 travel-related jobs, according to the U.S. Travel Association.

Renovated New York Palace Relaunches as LOTTE Hotel

by Matt Alderton | September 17, 2015

Following a $140 million renovation, the historic New York Palace hotel is now the LOTTE New York Palace.

Tourism Ambassador Institute Certifies 15,000th Ambassador

by Matt Alderton | September 16, 2015
An information-desk volunteer at the Charles M. Schultz Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa, CA, has become the nation's 15,000th Certified Tourism Ambassador.

Uber, Lyft Roll into Vegas...Finally

September 16, 2015
Popular ridesharing apps Uber and Lyft are now operating in Las Vegas, where regulatory obstacles previously kept them out.

Santa Barbara's Bacara Plans Guest Room Upgrade

by Matt Alderton | September 15, 2015

Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, CA, will unveil its renovated guest rooms in November 2015.

Scottsdale Resort Reopens After $10 Million Renovation

by Matt Alderton | September 11, 2015
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch in Arizona has reopened with updated guest rooms and new outdoor meeting space.

San Jose Marriott to Unveil New Guest Rooms, Meeting Space in October

by Matt Alderton | September 11, 2015

The 510-room San Jose Marriott will complete a $10.5 million renovation in mid-October.

Emirates Lands in Orlando

by Matt Alderton | September 08, 2015

Emirates' new Orlando service is projected to generate more than $100 million in local economic impact.

Experient, Airbnb Join Forces on Event Lodging

September 04, 2015
Experient's partnership with home-sharing website Airbnb gives clients more housing options for attendees in cities with limited hotel inventory.