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Did you know that the sale price of dress shoes can indicate how well the economy is doing? It makes sense if you think about it, you don’t wear patent leather loafers or four-inch pumps around the house. Activities that take place outside the housesuch as a day at the office or a formal event, …

Munich is one of Germany’s most expensive cities to live in, and it certainly has its fair share of fancy restaurants and big hotels, but that doesn’t mean you can’t visit on a budget. You’ll need a good stash of euros if you want to tick off all of Munich’s world-class museums, but there are …

We left Paris in the dark. As our bullet train headed for the German border at nearly 200 mph, the rain furiously lashed the windows. Instead of a blanket of snow, the fields of Alsace reflected a soggy glow as the winter day dawned cold and late. There are the Christmas markets, and then there …

Hilton celebrates a new milestone in China with the opening of its 400th hotel in the country, the Hilton Lanzhou City Center. The opening marks the first hotel under Hilton Hotels & Resorts in Gansu Province, and signals positive growth momentum for the company amid a difficult year to continue to rapidly expand its market …

Plans to turn one of Blackburn’s oldest buildings into hotel rooms were dismissed in part due to concerns about anti-social behavior. Waqas Ishtiaq of Nextoria Property Solutions had submitted backdated proposals for Hornby House, a grade II listed building, located next to the Kings Hotel on King Street. He wanted to add 21 more en-suite …

While most people think of Anchorage as a summer destination, it is in the winter that this community shines. The best way to experience all that the city has to offer is to act like a local. Fill your days with outdoor adventures in and around the city and spend your evenings snuggling by the …

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register The Aloft Liverpool Hotel in Liverpool city center was sold by joint agents Colliers and CBRE, on behalf of North John Street, to Fragrance Group, which continues to expand into the hotel market. The purchase price was not disclosed, but …

It’s only been a little over a month since This is Sanya started our weekly series on the best place for a foreigner to get their caffeine fix in Haikou. Meanwhile, we’ve covered what must be the cheapest freshly brewed mug you’ll find anywhere in China, an upscale garden cafe, the city’s oldest third wave …

Masters of Cebu Land (CLI), the leading developer in the Visayas and Mindanao regions of the Philippines, has an impressive track record in several developments, with residential as the core business. Over the past few years, CLI has firmly believed in the hospitality industry, so much so that it has established its own hospitality arm, …

Emmanuel B / Shutterstock.com After sitting at home in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and plunging our toes back into travel in 2021, maybe it’s time to think about taking a bigger trip in 2022. And a big one , international in addition. See: Will the trips see another stop until 2022?Finding: Is it …

The oxen may or may not be back at Union Square’s luxurious and historic Sir Francis Drake Hotel, as the joint was quietly sold for $ 158 million in April and is undergoing a “thorough renovation” before it reopens. Any recent trip to the historic luxury of the Sir Francis Drake Hotel will have shown …

One of the main new travel trends to emerge over the past year is that “the outdoors is the new luxury”. And one of Ireland’s favorite spa hotels, The Ice House, is everywhere in the open-air vibe. After a lengthy summer renovation, the gorgeous Ballina property on the banks of the River Moy has beefed …

IHG Hotels and Resorts will open its second Holiday Inn branded hotel in Perth after signing a new management agreement for a 101-room property located just outside the city’s CBD. The Holiday Inn West Perth will cross the city’s popular Hay and Collins streets and see the brand take over the old Sage Hotel West …

Lots of people are trying to save future guests from spending a night in this hotel, one of the best options being a “blind grave” than a room there. If we embrace who and what they are, then no one can use it as a weapon against them. Almost invariably hotels and hostels around the …

Champaign, Illinois (WCIA) Food, entertainment and rock & roll in JolietBy Marcia Frost Chicagoland is full of cities that offer activities you wouldn’t expect, but you would be very surprised to find out just how unexpected it is in Joliet, Illinois. It all started with an invitation to the very first Illinois Rock & Roll …

DETROIT, September 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Oxford Capital Group and Hunter Pasteur this week will open the Godfrey Hotel Detroit in historic Corktown, offering a 227-room lifestyle brand hotel with first-class amenities, as well as hundreds of jobs, many of which go to Detroit residents. The property, located at 1401 Michigan Ave. between …

Mabel rowe (Courtesy of the San Diego History Center) George Ramsey, the so-called “Mayor of San Diego’s Harlem,” partnered with racehorse owner Robert Rowe to build the Douglas Hotel in 1924 on Second Avenue and Market Street. But when Rowe died suddenly of heart trouble a few months later, his wife, Mabel, stepped in to …

After two hectic years, the holidays are just what we need to keep us entertained. Some of us don’t even realize the importance of vacations and what they do to regenerate us both physically and mentally. However, not everyone likes to organize vacations or trips. Some find it tiring, while others don’t even know where …

ST. PETERSBURG – Jacob Linzey doesn’t like to use the word “cash.” The president and founder of the new restaurant group Volet Hospitality would prefer something a little more positive, like “improvement” or “improvement”. “The word ‘change’ tends to scare people off,” Linzey said. “They are just updates.” The owner of the new management company …

By Mike Morris Many residents have become concerned with the increased attention Laguna Beach is receiving from commercial developers. These concerns were exacerbated when a Political Action Committee (PAC) called Liberating Laguna spent a surplus of $ 152,000 in the 2018 municipal elections. The spending was credited with electing two candidates for the first time. …

When most people hear the word “cabaret” they probably think of Berlin and the Weimar Republic and, of course, the musical and the cinema. Cabaret. But Chicago also has a rich cabaret history stretching back 100 years. In honor of this story, a two-part series, free to the public, is made possible by a grant …

A guide to skiing in and around Beijing, the first host city of China’s Olympic Winter Games. Many were surprised when Beijing, not known for its heavy snowfall, was named host of the 2022 Winter Olympics. China’s capital typically sees only 6 days of snow per year. Despite its very dry winters, Beijing has more …

5 locals cook up their favorite meals in some of the city’s eclectic neighborhoods to create your ultimate virtual guide As one of the most diverse cities in the world, Toronto is full of things to see, do, eat and experience. However, most of us end up falling into a routine of hanging out in …

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but summer is coming to an end, and for the most part it means a return to routine. While there is a lot to get excited about as the fall season approaches, September brings a myriad of new responsibilities and nothing spoils the mood like the …

BOSTON, August 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Martha’s Vineyard is New England’s most expensive summer destination based on the cost of accommodation, according to a survey by Cheaphotels.org. The survey compared 30 popular destinations in New England based on the cheapest double room rate in August. Only hotels or inns classified at least 3 …

The Rennes Opera House was adapted from the Ancient Theater of Marcellus in Rome. Galina dargery Rennes was nestled in northwestern Burgundy for two millennia, but it didn’t become a city of real importance until after World War II. It was a quiet regional town until 1720, when its largely wooden half-timbered structures burned down …

GLASGOW has been named a must-see city for 2021 as juries find out what we already know: Our home is best for food, fun, shopping and culture. Tourism and hospitality bosses are supporting businesses and urging locals and visitors to get out and enjoy what’s on offer. Experts from across the industry have explained why …

Austin likes to call itself the “Live Music Capital of the World,” and the city of Texas is doing its best to live up to that moniker. On a summer weekend, you might find over 100 artists performing in venues across town, with styles of indy rock, funk, folk, blues, bluegrass, tejano, zydeco and a …

About 25,000 people gathered in the Deer District to watch the game on big screen televisions. The NBA Finals Series has meant a big deal for many businesses in downtown Milwaukee, and now the prices of game tickets and hotel rooms are increasing for Tuesday’s Game 6 at the Fiserv Forum, according to listings online. …

Las Ventanas al Paraiso Las Ventanas al Paraiso Mexico is a booming destination that is only gaining popularity now that most international travel is limited. And when it comes to travel, where you stay matters and can really make or break a trip. No one knows this better than Brandon Berkson, the founder of Hotels …

BWH Hotel Group has reopened the new Best Western Plus Camperdown in West Central Sydney after a total renovation designed to make the hotel attractive to both business and leisure travelers. The renovation was overseen by Prime View Construction, with a major overhaul applied to the 36 hotel rooms, lobby, atrium courtyard and exterior. The …

The Canadian federal government will loan C $ 100 million (US $ 81.2 million) to parent company Sunwing Airlines (WG, Toronto Pearson) Sunwing Travel Group to reimburse COVID-19 customers. The Canada Business Emergency Finance Corporation (CEEFC) and Sunwing Travel Group, in separate statements, announced on June 25 that they had reached an agreement whereby CEEFC …

When GreenSlate Development committed to revitalizing the Blackstone neighborhood near downtown Omaha, … [+] Bringing the Cottonwood Hotel back to life was a priority, even though it was the company’s first hotel project. Photography Dana Damewood The adage ‘location, location, location’ still holds true, but some traditionally residential property developers are taking it to the …