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Breathing New Life Into Frequently Utilized Destinations | By Lisa Paul

I am often asked by clients when they should utilize a destination management company (a "DMC") versus when they should manage things directly. They expect an honest response from me, and an honest response they shall receive. Always....

Fri, 20 October 2017

How to Design a Boutique Hotel | By Lillian Connors

The two main features of boutique hotels are luxury and individuality. These are achieved through style, practicality and attention to detail. The style needs to tell the story of the hotel or its owner, and make it one of a kind. Everyone designing a boutique hotel should take the following six advices into account....

Fri, 20 October 2017

The New Rules For Hotel Coffee Service | By Larry Mogelonsky

As a self-diagnosed coffeeholic, one of the important elements in my evaluation of a property is their coffee service, both within the guestroom and at any restaurant outlet. Given this beverage's significance in everyday life, it's a definite no-no for a hotel that cuts corners in its procurement and preparation of this brown elixir. Hardly a drug, though, coffee is ...

Fri, 20 October 2017

The Top 5 Hospitality Projects in the New York City Pipeline

New York City is arguably the cultural capital of the entire world, a bustling metropolis steeped in art, restaurants, Broadway shows, cultural festivals, and urban scenery that seems to extend on forever. Key to New York's mystique over the years has been the luxury hotels that the city has to offer its visitors, known throughout the world and often portrayed in tele...

Fri, 20 October 2017