Europe's 2017 tourism story is nearly the opposite of its 2016 downward twists and turns. It wasn't a perfect year and some destinations on the continent are still struggling, but…

Europe’s 2017 tourism story is nearly the opposite of its 2016 downward twists and turns. It wasn’t a perfect year and some destinations on the continent are still struggling, but it’s also a sign that many Europeans are choosing to travel closer to home to stick to their budgets.
-Dan Peltier

Technology companies are embedding smart speakers into all kinds of household devices, ranging from toothbrushes to refrigerators. A strong use case for hospitality, however, has yet to emerge. -Andrew Sheivachman

Technology companies are embedding smart speakers into all kinds of household devices, ranging from toothbrushes to refrigerators. A strong use case for hospitality, however, has yet to emerge.
-Andrew Sheivachman

Launching: Skift Table Daily Newsletter

Don't miss out on all the news you need to better understand the business of dining out. -Jason Clampet

Don’t miss out on all the news you need to better understand the business of dining out.
-Jason Clampet

Emerging technologies, like artificial intelligence and blockchain, have yet to make the leap from buzzword to mainstay, but have the potential to disrupt travel incumbents. The big players will have…

Emerging technologies, like artificial intelligence and blockchain, have yet to make the leap from buzzword to mainstay, but have the potential to disrupt travel incumbents. The big players will have ample opportunity to adapt, though, and leading startups can play a role in helping executives grapple with when and how to implement these technologies.

-Seth Borko

After so much bad news for passengers flying on British Airways, there's finally a bit of improvement coming to the airline — but only for international travelers. -Grant Martin

After so much bad news for passengers flying on British Airways, there’s finally a bit of improvement coming to the airline — but only for international travelers.
-Grant Martin

北京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--为了满足国际市场对设施齐全、服务完善的住宿不断增长的需求,领先住宿提供商盛橡酒店及度假村(Oaks Hotels & Resorts)在中国春节前及时推出了全新的中文网站。 2017年,中国游客在过去七年间增至三倍以上,取代来自新西兰的游客,成为澳大利亚最大的旅游客源地。 另外,616万中国游客在2017年中国春节“黄金周”期间选择出国旅游,比上年增长了7%,且预计在2018年将再次打破记录,这就要求酒店业者更多地推出专属中文服务,以迎合中国这个蓬勃发展的客源市场。 盛橡酒店及度假村的全新中文网站已经成功上线,为中国旅客提供易于使用的预订引擎、独家促销优惠,以及度假和商务旅行规划时所需的当地人文景点信息。 为庆祝网站上线,即日起至2月底,在盛橡酒店及度假村中文官网上预订, 使用限时优惠码Luckydog,连住2晚立减20% (无须支付定金)、支持灵活更改取消、到店银联支付和一系列贴心的服务和设施。这也是盛橡酒店中国“贵宾”项目的一部分。 盛橡酒店及度假村于去年早些时候精选了部分市中心酒店和热门景点度假村推出了 “贵

北京–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(美国商业资讯)–为了满足国际市场对设施齐全、服务完善的住宿不断增长的需求,领先住宿提供商盛橡酒店及度假村(Oaks Hotels & Resorts)在中国春节前及时推出了全新的中文网站。 2017年,中国游客在过去七年间增至三倍以上,取代来自新西兰的游客,成为澳大利亚最大的旅游客源地。 另外,616万中国游客在2017年中国春节“黄金周”期间选择出国旅游,比上年增长了7%,且预计在2018年将再次打破记录,这就要求酒店业者更多地推出专属中文服务,以迎合中国这个蓬勃发展的客源市场。 盛橡酒店及度假村的全新中文网站已经成功上线,为中国旅客提供易于使用的预订引擎、独家促销优惠,以及度假和商务旅行规划时所需的当地人文景点信息。 为庆祝网站上线,即日起至2月底,在盛橡酒店及度假村中文官网上预订, 使用限时优惠码Luckydog,连住2晚立减20% (无须支付定金)、支持灵活更改取消、到店银联支付和一系列贴心的服务和设施。这也是盛橡酒店中国“贵宾”项目的一部分。 盛橡酒店及度假村于去年早些时候精选了部分市中心酒店和热门景点度假村推出了 “贵

Ani Villas opens in Dominican Republic

Private resort delivers stunning views and authentic taste of Caribbean. @AniVillas

Private resort delivers stunning views and authentic taste of Caribbean. @AniVillas

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of Hotel Indigo® Venice - Sant'Elena. @hotelindigo

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of Hotel Indigo® Venice – Sant’Elena. @hotelindigo