July 31- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, the world's second-largest cruise operator by revenue, raised its full-year profit forecast, citing better-than-expected performance in the Caribbean and China and lower fuel costs. Royal Caribbean, which had cut its full-year forecast in April, on Friday said cruise bookings for the third and fourth quarters were...» Read More
About 1.8 million Chinese tourists visit the U.S. each year and that number is expected to rise 20 percent annually.
Price and quality of information are the two top elements customers want from a trip booking site, according to a new survey.
As some hotels have added ladies-only floors to increase security and add amenities, one court has said it's unfair.
To save on your summer vacation, you'll need to get creative. Here are six tricks to cut airfares and hotel stays with minimal effort.
Emirates Airline, the world's largest operator of A380s, offers aspiring pilots "flights" to any of a dozen major airports around the world.
Oversupply is a major issue in the Chinese hospitality market, CEO of luxury hotel group Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Clement Kwok told CNBC.
Four Seasons is launching its first private jet, which will hold just 52 people, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
Four Seasons is announcing today that it is launching the industry's first fully branded private jet. CNBC's Robert Frank reports the jet is a converted 757 that will hold just 52 people.
Peer-to-peer home rental site gets its day in court.
One of the major disruptors in the lodging industry heads to court Tuesday to defend the way it does business.
The environmentally-friendly alternative housing movement is expanding to the hotel industry.
The art deco-designed Raleigh Hotel in South Beach has a fashionable new owner.
Early numbers show travelers are looking to book bigger and better vacations as soon as the weather warms up.
Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track an individual player bet by bet.
The last sequential calendar date in this century may be a lucky day for some couples.
Travelers are spending more money on a quest for something authentic. "It's almost like there's no wild places anymore," said one industry spokesman.
The peer-to-peer home rental company hopes to start collecting New York hotel taxes by July 1.
A 5-star hotel will be built in a Ferrari theme park along with rides including the highest and fastest vertical accelerator in Europe.
Discussing La Quinta's IPO and the unique technology solutions it delivers to its guests, with Wayne Goldberg, La Quinta CEO.
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital chairman & CEO, discusses the launch of luxury brand Baccarat Hotels & Resorts, and eco-brand 1 Hotels & Resorts.