Hotels in Melbourne Report Performance Declines for November 2018

According to preliminary November data from STR, hotels in Melbourne saw occupancy drop 3% to 86.6%, ADR dip 0.4% to 201.90 Australian dollars ($145.72) and RevPAR decline 3.3% to AU$174.92…

According to preliminary November data from STR, hotels in Melbourne saw occupancy drop 3% to 86.6%, ADR dip 0.4% to 201.90 Australian dollars ($145.72) and RevPAR decline 3.3% to AU$174.92 ($126.43).

Hotel Demand Jumps in Areas Affected by California Wildfires

Parts of California affected by wildfires saw significant increases in hotel demand, according to an analysis by STR's Consulting & Analytics division

Parts of California affected by wildfires saw significant increases in hotel demand, according to an analysis by STR’s Consulting & Analytics division

U.S. Hotel Stocks Up 1.6% in November

Year to date through the first 11 months of 2018, the stock index fell 9.0%.

Year to date through the first 11 months of 2018, the stock index fell 9.0%.

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Hotel Monville in Montreal Opens its Doors with dormakaba RFID Locks

Hotel Monville in Montreal Opens its Doors with dormakaba RFID Locks

Amazon's influence over travelers is likely to grow. Perhaps it will be a direct competitor, or maybe an advertising partner. In either case, travel companies need to pay careful attention.…

Amazon’s influence over travelers is likely to grow. Perhaps it will be a direct competitor, or maybe an advertising partner. In either case, travel companies need to pay careful attention. Our limited edition e-book evaluates lessons, threats, and opportunities that Amazon presents for the travel industry.
-Seth Borko

As more business travelers view their trips as working vacations, travel advisors must draw on both corporate and leisure travel-planning skills. It's no simple challenge, but it's necessary given the…

As more business travelers view their trips as working vacations, travel advisors must draw on both corporate and leisure travel-planning skills. It’s no simple challenge, but it’s necessary given the strength of the bleisure travel trend.
-Maria Lenhart

It may seem early to be worrying about the October 2020 deadline for so-called Real IDs for U.S. domestic travel, including U.S. territories, but planning ahead could reduce headaches at…

It may seem early to be worrying about the October 2020 deadline for so-called Real IDs for U.S. domestic travel, including U.S. territories, but planning ahead could reduce headaches at the airport or motor vehicle agencies.
-Paul Biasco

Conventional wisdom says a good travel agent can arrange leisure travel or corporate travel, but not both. Even if it were true, there’s nothing to prevent the agency from selling…

Conventional wisdom says a good travel agent can arrange leisure travel or corporate travel, but not both. Even if it were true, there’s nothing to prevent the agency from selling both leisure and business travel — except believing conventional wisdom.
-Fred Gebhart

The Next Big Destinations for Luxury Brands

Where will luxury travelers be jetting off to in 2019? For clues, look at where the world's high-end brands are opening their newest properties. -Laura Powell

Where will luxury travelers be jetting off to in 2019? For clues, look at where the world’s high-end brands are opening their newest properties.
-Laura Powell