Hotels had to cut their employees and offer discounted prices to retain occupancy during the COVID-19 pandemic. We should learn from their experiences to devise better strategies for the future.
Tourism revenues account for almost 10% of Costa Rica’s gross domestic product. New research shows that charismatic wildlife is necessary but not sufficient to attract ecotourists.
COVID-19 greatly disrupted local market dynamics at landing sites, within the communities, and connections to more distant markets.
South Australia’s Riverland adopted a Swedish system to control the dissemination of alcohol, even as it began the journey to becoming Australia’s biggest wine producer.
People working from home, especially parents, are stressed out during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hotels, meantime, have taken a huge economic hit. Here’s why hotels should market to remote workers.
After SARS in 2003, an effort was made by Toronto’s tourism and hospitality industries to stimulate the sector’s recovery. But measures weren’t put in place for future pandemics.
Pandemic is once in a generation opportunity to help homeless people stay off the streets for good – we must not waste this.
Developing countries that depend heavily on tourists need international support, and more sustainable offerings for the future.
Taking a trip this summer? You can do a lot to prevent coronavirus exposure, but you cannot take away all risk. It is important to practice caution.
The use of hotels as alternative sites for detention is a worrying trend, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hotels in the Bahamas are helping the islands recover from the catastrophic impact of Hurricane Dorian, just as they did in Florida following Irma in 2017.
The companies that head up loyalty rewards programs must compensate for their uncertainty about your reward preferences.
The hotel company filed an unprecedented lawsuit against the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas last October, arguing it has immunity from liability under federal law.
As president, Donald Trump has taken a harsh stance toward Cuba. But his real estate company has tried twice to open Trump properties on the Communist island, allegedly even skirting the law to do so.
Ethiopia must address hotel industry challenges to take advantage of its huge tourism potential.
We asked five architecture experts to name one building or structure they wish had been preserved, but couldn’t resist the tides of decay, development and discrimination.
Where we choose to go on trips abroad is easily skewed by the nature of news reports, and that can have huge impacts on destinations.
What does the shuttering of traditional roadside motels say about America’s relationship with travel and freedom?
Social media feedback has made businesses think twice about what makes a good customer.
It’s a collosal business. But who gets the most out of ‘rewards’? And what if we all used ours at once?