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Priceline Strikes Deal With Cuba to Let Americans Book Hotels
Cuba

Priceline Strikes Deal With Cuba to Let Americans Book Hotels

Subsidiary Booking.com would allow Americans traveling to Cuba to reserve and pay for rooms at a number of Cuban and foreign hotels, starting in several weeks.
5 Ways Not to Be Lonely When Traveling Alone on Business
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Ways Not to Be Lonely When Traveling Alone on Business

The next time you're in a city far from home where you know nobody, take a deep breath and call it the biggest networking opportunity yet.
John Boitnott
Airbnb Agrees to Collect Tourism Tax in Paris, Its Biggest Market
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.
Catherine Clifford
Tourists in Paris Say 'Au Revoir' to Hotels, 'Bonjour' to Airbnb
Airbnb

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

Airbnb is giving Paris luxury hoteliers a fright.
4 Tips on How to Prepare for This Year's Surge of Indian Tourism
International tourism

4 Tips on How to Prepare for This Year's Surge of Indian Tourism

Are you doing everything you can to roll out the welcome mat?
Daniel Andrew
Sticker Shock: The Best and Worst Cities for Haircuts, Hotels, iPhones and More
Pricing

Sticker Shock: The Best and Worst Cities for Haircuts, Hotels, iPhones and More

Deutsche Bank released a ranking of the most and least expensive places to buy a range of items worldwide.
Laura Entis
What Will Franchising Look Like in Cuba? 3 Clues From Similar Markets.
Franchises

What Will Franchising Look Like in Cuba? 3 Clues From Similar Markets.

Check out what China, Indonesia and the Dominican Republic can teach Cuba about franchising.
Kate Taylor
To Boost Tourism and Combat Erosion, This Company Is Installing Artifical Reefs in the Sea
Radicals & Visionaries

To Boost Tourism and Combat Erosion, This Company Is Installing Artifical Reefs in the Sea

Walter Marine has installed more than 35,000 reefs in waters in the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Mexico and other countries.
Margaret Littman
This Startup Is Eyeing a Members-Only Bathroom in Times Square
Crowdfunding

This Startup Is Eyeing a Members-Only Bathroom in Times Square

Posh Stow and Go is currently hosting a crowdfunding campaign for its planned ultra-luxe restroom and storage facility slated to arrive in New York City's Times Square this June.
Geoff Weiss
The Man Who's Turning Cities Into Trivia Games
Ready To Launch

The Man Who's Turning Cities Into Trivia Games

We interview the CEO of a mobile gaming startup that helps urbanites get to know their cities better.
Brian Patrick Eha
Franciscan Winery is an Oakville District Find
Entrepreneurs

Franciscan Winery is an Oakville District Find

The rich, vibrant flavors of Franciscan wines have been drawing Napa Valley visitors for nearly 40 years.
Tying the Knot in Temecula Valley
Entrepreneurs

Tying the Knot in Temecula Valley

Wine-loving grooms and brides-to-be, rejoice: Temecula Valley wine country offers plenty of beautiful places where you can tie the knot.
Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur
Ready To Launch

Storm Chaser Turns Entrepreneur

Weather buff Martin Lisius founded Tempest Tours after years of chasing storms himself.
Michelle Juergen
Bennett Lane Winery Scores High With Sauvignon
Entrepreneurs

Bennett Lane Winery Scores High With Sauvignon

Thirty-three wines from Bennett Lane, located in California's Napa Valley, have earned scores of 90 points or more from Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and The Wine Advocate.