March 27- Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator by revenue, swung to a quarterly profit, helped by lower costs. The company reported a net profit of $49 million, or 6 cents per share in the first quarter ended Feb. 28, compared to a net loss of $20 million, or 3 cents per share, a year earlier. Carnival Corp's operating costs fell 7 percent in the latest quarter,...» Read More
NEW YORK, Oct 8- Where is retirement going to take you? They nixed Australia from their list, but over the years have done about 10 group tours, including two weeks in Alaska this year. Consider this: Viking River Cruises, one of the largest riverboat cruise operators, will carry more than 250,000 passengers in 2014 with a median age of 55, and 75 percent of them will do...
Prices are going up for business travelers and, at least for now, they're willing to spend, according to a new report.
Oct 6- Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc said it would sell its flagship Waldorf Astoria New York hotel to a Chinese insurance company for $1.95 billion, one of the highest prices per room ever paid for a U.S. hotel. Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd will pay $1.38 million per room for the Manhattan hotel that was once home to Marilyn Monroe, in a deal that will see Hilton...
Hilton Worldwide Holdings announced on Monday it has sold the Waldorf Astoria New York to Anbang Insurance Group for $1.95 billion.
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Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his top three picks in the cruise space.
One of the world's biggest hotel chains aims to become the "largest publishers of lifestyle," Variety reports.
A campaign to encourage more people to tip housekeeping may provide an opening for more mandatory hotel fees.
Fewer than 10,000 workers could get the new minimum raise adopted by the Los Angeles City Council.
As hotels prices rise through fall, travelers are expected to hit the road, lured by new hotels, Ferrari driving packages and upgraded attractions.
The travel industry has taken a deep dive into the debate of whether new jobs created since the recession are worse than the old jobs.
With wind speeds reaching 125 miles per hour, Hurricane Odile on Monday hit upscale resort city Cabo San Lucas in Mexico. The Category 3 storm forced authorities to evacuate coastal areas and prepare shelters for 30,000 people.
Responding to a request from a millennial, Marriott is testing a new grab-and-go healthy option for its lobby.
The peer-to-peer home-sharing website Airbnb faces new opposition in New York.
Matthew Upchurch, Virtuoso chairman & CEO, reveals the top luxury destinations travelers are booking now, including New Zealand and Mexico.
Vail Resorts on Thursday agreed to buy out Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5 million in cash.
As ice retreats in the Northwest Passage, bigger and more luxurious cruise ships are booking voyages on the storied route. NBC News reports.
Magic Mountain in California is banking on a combination of nostalgia and new technology for its big new ride next summer.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings is acquiring Prestige Cruises International for $3.025 billion in cash and stock.
Atlantic City is preparing for more than 6,000 jobs lost. Insight on the road ahead for the city, with CNBC's Morgan Brennan.