In a presentation to investors, the company said onboard Wi-Fi will hit broadband speeds within five years, and be available on many more flights.
On a visit to Williamsburg, Amsterdam’s deputy mayor talked about the impact of tourism, Airbnb and gentrification. “You have to preserve the diversity of an area.”
Already on track for a record summer, the airline industry will keep growing fast in the coming decades, according to a new report.
A new unit of the cruise giant will take travelers to the Dominican Republic, “a country known for its spectacular beauty but also a country with great needs.”
Once a money-losing afterthought, the restaurant and bar scene of many new hotels is quickly becoming a pillar of success in the industry.
Hospitality giant Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is planning to open 150 more Sheratons, including the new “premier tier” variety, Sheraton Grand, in the hopes of luring more visitors to the struggling brand.
A growing number of smaller communities around Los Angeles have voted to ban short-term rentals and kick Airbnb to the curb. West Hollywood could be next.
A study analyzing billions of data points collected from online travel agencies shows when is the ideal time to book flights and hotels for busy summer weekends. As a general rule, the ideal time is a long time ago.
Avoid Portland, Orange County, Miami, and New York; go for Dallas and St. Louis instead. Roommates required.
Nearly 2.5 million travelers per day are expected to take to the skies this summer. It’s set to be a record season for the U.S. airline industry, which just came off its most profitable quarter of all time.
Internet on the plane doesn’t feel magical anymore, just slow and expensive. That could soon change.
The hospitality chain’s mobile app now operates as a kind of digital concierge. For when dialing zero for reception just seems too arduous.
A new report shows the cities where buying a home makes the most sense, and the cities where it doesn’t.
Once U.S.–Cuba relations warm up, the airline “will put as much supply as possible into the market and the most seats into the market,” an executive told BuzzFeed News. The company launches NYC–Havana flights in June.
In 2010, about 10% of visitors to Las Vegas were in their twenties, a number that rose to 17% in 2014. Outdoor music festivals deserve much of the credit.
Only one of America’s four largest hotel operators has ever mentioned the word “Airbnb” on an earnings call. And none of them have listed it as a competitor in New York, where all are struggling.
Reporting another quarter of declining revenue, the hotel giant announced cost-cutting plans, a complete redesign of its Sheraton brand, and the cancellation of its corporate jet lease.
Surveys show the flying experience is as miserable as it has ever been. But one bright spot for travelers is the terminal, where beer gardens and high-concept food are taking over.
On the company’s first-quarter 2015 earnings call Wednesday morning, it released another dismal sales and revenue report, and vague details about how it plans to fix things.
The fastest-growing segment of the hotel industry offers limited amenities and lower prices. Younger people and business travelers are flocking to them.