Hotels

Malware

Starwood Hotels Says Point-of-Sale Systems Infected With Malware

There is no evidence yet that reservations or customer information was compromised.
Franchises

Marriott to Buy Starwood to Create World's Largest Hotel Chain

The combined company will own or franchise more than 5,500 hotels around the world.
Hotels

Tiny Hotels Are a Big Trend

Hotel chains are beefing up their amenities and shrinking their room size.
Airbnb

Airbnb Agrees to Collect Tourism Tax in Paris, Its Biggest Market

The home-rental platform today announced that it will automatically collect tourism taxes for guests and remit them directly to the City Hall.
Business Travel

What Your Travel Experience Will Look Like in the Not-So-Distant Future

High-tech travel innovations are coming your way. We take a look at the latest developments.
Airbnb

Tourists in Paris Say 'Au Revoir' to Hotels, 'Bonjour' to Airbnb

Airbnb is giving Paris luxury hoteliers a fright.
Infographics

21 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Before You Go

From the secret to snagging an entire row of seats on the plane, to rigging your suitcase so it (hopefully) appears at the baggage claim first, here's a bunch of clever little tricks that make traveling much less of a crudstorm.
Travel Tips

30 Iconic American Hotel Bars Everyone Should Have a Drink At

Once a watering hole of last resort filled with business travelers and tourists, the hotel bar is back with a vengeance.
Customer Service

The Simple Customer-Service Mistake That Cost $800

Why being proactive, rather than reactive, in customer service creates loyalty and makes 'cents'.
Business Travel

5 Ways to Travel More Comfortably on a Budget

Harried travellers are vulnerable to overpaying for bad food and overlooking perks available for the asking. You can do better.
Second Careers

How One Entrepreneur Hit Rock Bottom Then Climbed to the Top

After taking on the nightclub business in the 1970s, including creating the legendary Studio 54, Ian Schrager turned to hotels.
Franchises

These 101 Franchises Are the Best of the Best

From auto repair or sandwich making, these franchises rank at the top of their industry categories.
Business Travel

This App Wants to Be Your One-Stop Shop for Hotel Services

To streamline the hotel experience, MobileSuites might be worth checking out.
Suitcase Entrepreneur

Business Travelers: Is Loyalty Dead?

Airline and hotel loyalty programs have undergone some significant changes in the last few years.