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New Report Details Six Future 'Traveler Tribes'

<i>Photo courtesy of Thinkstock</i><p>Look back at the last 15 years, look at how much the world has changed, and imagine what our world will look like in …

Travel Technology

The Sharing Economy Is On The Brink Of Disrupting Business Travel

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dan Ruch is the founder and CEO of Rocketrip.</i><p>The foundations of the business-travel ecosystem are under more strain than ever before. U.S. companies are projected to spend $310 billion on business travel in 2015 (up 6.2 percent from last year), but <i>how</i> they spend that money has become …

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Is sustainable travel going mainstream?

The first hotel on Lake Garda to be awarded five stars was Lefay Resort, a spa retreat on the Riviera dei Limoni in Gargnano, one of the prettiest …

Sustainability

Amazon Pushes Into Yet Another Business -- Hotels

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- <b>Amazon</b> (AMZN) on Monday quietly launched a new feature called Amazon Destinations as a subset of its deals app Amazon Local …

Equinox to Open a Gym-Centric Hotel at Hudson Yards

Upscale fitness chain <b>Equinox</b> has announced plans to open at many as 75 fitness-centric hotels around the world, and the first one is going to be located in the Hudson Yards megaproject on Manhattan's West Side. (This makes sense, as the project's developer, Related, acquired Equinox in 2006.) The …

Rethinking Hotel Communications for a Multi-Screen World

This is an excerpt from our latest FREE Skift Trends Report, <b>Travel Brands in a Multi-Screen World</b>, brought to you in partnership with <b>Adobe</b>.<p>A …

Hospitality

Amazon Travel Launches New Brand, Amazon Destinations

Amazon pulled the trigger and has quietly launched its much-awaited new hotel product and brand, Amazon Destinations.<p>Skift broke the story in …

Zuckerberg sees ‘virtual travel’ in future

During a written question-and-answer session available at his Facebook page on Wednesday, Zuckerberg said that the technology will one day let people …

Virtual Reality

Morning News: JetBlue May Enter the Airport Hotel Business

The airline is in talks to develop a hotel at New York’s JFK International, The Wall Street Journal reports.<p>JetBlue is joining MCR Development in talks to develop an airport hotel inside Eero Saarinen’s historic Terminal 5 building at JFK. (Andre Balazs was considering a property there but “dropped …

Historic Astor Hotel to Join Curio – A Collection by Hilton

Hilton Worldwide Welcomes First Curio in Paris<p>April 14, 2015 | This information originated in U.K. English.<p>Gallery Photos...<p><b>PARIS, and McLEAN, Va. -</b> …

Hospitality

Airbus manages to cram another seat in every row of economy

Anyone who has flown economy class in recent years knows that airline seats are bigger and more comfortable than ever, making the air travel …

Aviation

Alibaba launches Alitrip into hotel IT solutions space

Alibaba Group has made the first big announcement regarding its standalone travel business alitrip.com, and it’s all about the “hotel of the …

Alibaba Group