Dec 19- Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, said Cuba would present "a tremendous opportunity" if the United States ended its economic embargo on the Caribbean nation. The United States and Cuba said on Wednesday they would restore diplomatic ties, the biggest step towards normalizing business relations since Washington severed them five...» Read More
*Tsogo Sun to buyback shares worth $260 mln from SABMiller. LONDON/ JOHANNESBURG July 7- SABMiller will sell its $1 billion stake in South Africa's top gaming and hotel group Tsogo Sun, the brewer said on Monday, giving it cash to beef up its African beer business.
Fluffy pillows might make hotel guests feel welcome, but sometimes face time with a pet is what a road warrior might be craving.
DUBAI, July 5- Dubai is launching a project to build an entertainment and hotel district that will include the world's largest shopping mall, the emirate's ruler, Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, said on Saturday.
Girish Jhunjhnuwala, Founder & CEO of Ovolo Hotels, says its hotel's location in the southern part of Hong Kong resembles "hip areas" like New York's Meatpacking District and London's Shoreditch.
Hotel and air rates in many destinations are either flat or lower than 2013, but July 4 travel is up for a third year in a row.
An app-only booking company has added keyless room entry and mobile check-in features for hotel guests.
Intercontinental Hotels' board rejected a merger offer in May, Sky News reports.
U.S. airlines collected $790 million in bag fees in the first quarter of 2013.
The ex-wife of energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens has become a Nevada hotelier, offering tipis with butler service, from $1,000 a night.
Competition to secure a private plane for the World Cup is heating up as Brazilian airports fill up.
The economy in Sin City continues to move away from gaming since the worst days of the Great Recession.
Blackstone is trimming its stake in Hilton Worldwide, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
As travel rebounds, second-tier U.S. cities, looking to grow arrivals and receipts, are wooing both developers and travelers—even overseas.
Carnival's new CEO made a career at Monsanto overseeing Roundup weed killer and later led a company manufacturing the artificial sweetener Equal.
A field of 25 bidders has been narrowed to a final few who want to buy a Times Square hotel infamous for winning a dubious "dirty" honor.
At The Cosmopolitan, poolside revelers can get bottle-service via drone. What could go wrong?
The prototype for the Empire State Building will turn into a hotel and luxury apartments next year.
The oceanfront resort made famous in "Some Like it Hot" has sold in a deal that values its rooms in excess of $1 million each.
HomeAway COO Brent Bellm, discusses the vacation rental industry and the competition with hotels, and whether he's worried about regulation in the industry.
Check-in is only the start of hotel spending. Guests are paying more for cocktails, massages and other extras.