More families traveling together in 2012, says report

    Demographic and lifestyle shifts are creating one of the hottest trends in travel and hospitality – multigenerational travel. The growth projections are significant. Europe...

Occupancy at US hotels defies expectations, says PKF

  Despite tepid economic indicators, record numbers of guests continue to occupy US  hotel rooms. According to the recently released September 2012 edition of Hotel Horizons,...

More Americans plan to travel for fun this fall

  Despite rising gas prices, more Americans plan to take a leisure trip this fall than last, said TripAdvisor, which shared the results of its...

Biz travelers share favorite cities for down time

  Business travelers who want to include a little ‘me’ time on their overnight trips, have some favorite cities in which to do that. A new survey...

Albuquerque’s Hotel Andaluz provides pedals for guests

  Hotel Andaluz, a LEED Gold certified hotel in downtown Albuquerque, has partnered with local company Routes Rentals & Tours to offer bicycling options for...

US economy to continue slow growth, says economists

  The looming fiscal cliff and attendant political discord are souring consumer and corporate confidence and will slow US economic growth into early 2013, according...

$6 billion was the total volume of hotel transactions occurred in the US during...

$6 billion Total volume of hotel transactions occurred in the US during the first half of 2012, according to data from the Hotel Transaction Almanac...

Asian-American hoteliers to protest BP’s ‘slap in the face’

Hundreds of small business owners expected to march Thursday at global giant’s Texas headquarters to call attention to ‘unfair’ compensation for business lost after...

Nashville hotel revs up green services with all-electric limo

  John Q. Hammons’ Embassy Suites Nashville South/Cool Spring announces the availability of the hotel’s green guest services shuttle with zero emissions. The hotel’s 7-foot-9-inch Nissan...

Transient business aids US hotel economic recovery

  Transient room demand remains the driving force in leading the US hotel industry through the economic recovery, according to Smith Travel Research. ‘Year to date...