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European luxury hotels recorded strong growth in 2010 which continued into the first quarter of this year, driven by travelers from outside Europe returning to the region, new research showed.
The introduction in February of China UnionPay terminals at upmarket retailer Harrods, which allow Chinese customers to make payments directly from their domestic bank accounts, has resulted in some unusually large individual transactions. The FT reports.
Discussing the incredible success and future growth prospects for the lucrative online travel site, with Jeffery Boyd, Priceline.com CEO.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on CEOs across the entire travel industry gathering to discuss ways to promote U.S. tourism, with Stephen Coolbeck, Corp. for Travel Promotion.
Discussing business opportunities in Mexico despite recent drug wars and why our neighbor to the south continues to be a major tourist destination, with Rodolfo Lopez Negrete, Mexico Tourism Board.
Despite the sky high prices, hotels are doing well. Insight with Robert LaFleur, Hudson Securities gaming, lodging & leisure analyst.
India’s growing market for clean and decent, yet affordable hotel rooms is now attracting plenty of international attention. The Financial Times reports.
Some movies are clearly shot on island locations, but where exactly are those beaches and palm fronds and mountains and volcanoes and huts?
Vacations always cost more than you think — even if sign up for one of those “all-inclusive” deals. Here are 10 hidden costs of vacation.
The century-old tradition of burning a straw effigy bearing a strong resemblance to a snowman to drive out evil winter spirits in the center of Zurich marks the official end to snowy winters in Zurich.
Insight on technology and the internet have transformed the travel industry, with Scott Kessler, Standard & Poor's and Frederick Moran, Benchmark Company.
England’s Warwick Castle has hired a dragonologist following an extensive search which has captured the UK's imagination.
Here are the top 10 destinations where these travelers have the best-rated options for entertainment, dining, and accommodation.
A check on two travel e-commerce sites that are trading near 52-week highs, with Fred Moran, Benchmark internet/media/communications analyst.
As the airline industry struggles to make a full recovery, political unrest and high oil prices around the globe are putting a damper on a possible comeback. Insight with Giovanni Bisignani, International Air Transport Association director general/CEO.
Portugal's central bank on Tuesday releases its projections for the country's economic outlook and investors are likely to watch closely for changes in the growth forecast, as the country has been plunged in a political crisis because of its austerity measures.
The airline's CEO, Richard Anderson, discusses his plans to meet with employees and provide additional support following the earthquake and tsunami.
An outlook on private equity and the recovery process in Japan, with Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital chairman/CEO.
CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the story on the much delayed 747-8 that took to the skies this weekend for the first time.
Discussing the impact the devastation in Japan is likely to have on commercial airlines and charter carriers, with Helane Becker, Dahlman Rose and David McCown, Air Partner North America.