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Seven Super Hotel Innovations You Need to Know About

Not all consumer travel news is gloom and doom. The hotel industry, unlike the far less competitive airline sector, is seeing some positive progress. Arguably, traveler-friendly trends -- from innovations in booking to fresh and alluring amenities -- reveal the promising shape of lodging to come. …

Hospitality

Ask a Sommelier: What Makes a Great Wine List?

One of the most important tasks of a wine director is creating and managing a restaurant's wine list. But what sets apart a just-ok list from a great one? How does a wine director go about choosing wines and making a great list? We asked sommeliers from around the country for their thoughts.<p>"I …

The Scoop: The 10,000 Calorie Burger and Bouncers at Starbucks

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

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The Most 'Carpe Diem Cities' Where You Can Seize Every Day

It seems like an odd way to judge a city, but really it's kinda perfect: how much are the residents out and about, taking in cultural events, night life, restaurants, etc. Consider it taking a pulse of cities around America -- places where people have fun and actually enjoys their lives are …

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23 Excellent Coffee Shops That Make Milk a Top Priority

For all the high-caliber coffee shops that assert an undying devotion to fair-trade beans and espresso machines that cost more than a car, there’s …

5 Digital Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

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The 6 Biggest Salad Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

From underseasoning to overdressing, it's surprisingly easy to ruin a salad. Watch out for these 6 common mistakes, and you can avoid this sad fate<p>Salads are supposed to be light, bright, and full of life—but too often, they hit the table flat, limp, and soggy, with all the good stuff sunk at the …

Healthy Eating

The National Margherita Pizza Price Index

How much does pizza price vary across the US? In order to answer that question, Eater looked at the margherita pie at every single VPN-certified restaurant in the country (more on what VPN means below). That's 73 VPN-certified pizzerias total in the US, some of which are separate locations of …

$12 Burger Anchors New McSwiss Menu

McDonald's has launched a new upscale "Signature" menu lineup in Switzerland that boasts a $12 burger called The Prime along with a range of Caesar salads.<p>This is in line with the trend of QSRs making menus unabashedly fancier in style and preparation. BurgerBusiness.com reported on that trend …