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Media, Marketing, and The Next Big Thing — take a deep dive into each with a new feature coming to IGNITION 2017

Between artificial intelligence, augmented reality, and virtual reality — not to mention robots, chatbots, and just plain bots — there is a bewildering array of technology and trends to master in media and marketing.<p>Meanwhile, journalists, media, brands, and platforms are confronting issues of …

Marriott CEO says Trump policies may be pushing business travelers to Canada

Another travel industry leader is criticizing President Trump, saying his policies and speeches may be pushing organizers of business meetings and conferences to consider going to Canada over the U.S.<p>Marriott International Chief Executive Arne Sorenson told Bloomberg News that organizers of large …

Marriott International

11 Hotels With Free Massages and Spa Treatments Included in the Rate

The only downside to booking a room that comes with free massages? The fact that on future hotel stays, the squirreling away of sewing kits, mini …

The Ultimate Guide to Loyalty Programs for Chain Hotels

As the Hotel Tell-All website, it’s important that we here at Oyster provide travelers with all the information that they need to have a great hotel …

Swiss village saves itself from extinction by transforming into a hotel

Like small, out-of-the-way places everywhere, the Swiss mountain village of Corippo has fallen on tough times, reports news.com.au.

Hilton Hotels Branches Out in Africa

Nation, 5 October 2017<p>Global hotels brand Hilton is set to rebrand Nairobi's Amber Hotel as part of a Sh5.2 billion ($50 million) plan to open about …

Last Call! IHG 100% bonus and SPG 35% discount on points purchase

Last call on some interesting promotions from IHG and SPG. IHG Mystery Bonus offers up to 100% points until July 12th, whereas SPG 35% discount on …

Fill your cabin with friends or family with $99 fares on seven-day Caribbean cruises

A weeklong cruise in the Caribbean for as little as $99? That's the deal offered by Princess Cruises for third and fourth passengers who share an inside room, balcony room or mini-suite.<p>It's a good deal for families or friends who don't mind sharing to save money.<p>The $99 price is available on …

Exclusive: Hyatt Signs Deal With Booking.com as Hedge Against Expedia Impasse

Hyatt and Booking.com quietly signed a new and restructured distribution agreement in early June about a year short of the prior agreement’s …

Hospitality

What Marriott Learned From Starwood's Loyalty and Digital Expertise

Marriott International, like every other hotel company on the planet, is taking a very intense look at loyalty these days, and asking themselves the …

InterContinental Is in a Good Position to Be Acquired if It Doesn't Acquire

Investors in InterContinental Hotels just got the honeymoon suite.<p>The hotel operator will return $1.5 billion to shareholders in the form of a …

Frontier Airlines is Now Offering Flights Starting at $15

Happy Tuesday! Frontier Airlines has just launched a new outrageous airfare sale, including one-way fares to Miami, Las Vegas, and San Francisco from …

Hyatt becomes the latest hotel chain to get hacked

The Hyatt hotel chain became the latest in a series of hotel companies to get hacked, with the company announcing yesterday that it had discovered credit-card stealing malware in its payment system, Reuters reports. Last month, Hilton and Starwood both announced data breaches, and the month before …

Apple picks Hopper as one of 2015's best apps

Today Apple released its picks for the best apps of 2015, and the only travel app to make the list was Hopper.<p>Hopper’s app ranked seventh on the …

If you’re an avid golfer, these are the smartwatches you should buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase</i>.<p>They're more convenient than devoted handheld GPS units that you lug around with you. For instance, you don't have to keep tucking them …

25 Things You Absolutely, Positively Have to Do in Paris

The City of Light, the City of Love, the city with a certain je ne sais quoi: There’s perhaps no place more adored on the planet, as evidenced by the millions of visitors Paris draws each year. You could spend a lifetime exploring the French capital, but whether you have a day or a year, we’ve got …

People have all sorts of conspiracy theories about Denver's airport — here's why

To this day, the notoriously bizarre airport is shrouded in secrecy, riddled with weird statues and creepy art, and abounding in myths.<p>There are some crazy conspiracy theories surrounding the airport's true purpose, many of which stem from the airport's confusing origins.<p>To start with, people don't …

Business Travel Outlook Downgraded as International Trips Decline

U.S. business travelers are taking more trips this year, though companies are being stricter on authorizing international visits in the wake of …

Tourism