Subic to host Asia Pacific drive tourism confab

Subic Bay Freeport will host the Asia-Pacific Drive Tourism Conference, Auto and Travel Show slated on January 29 to February 2. It will be held at the Subic Bay Exhibition and Convention Center. In collaboration with the Automobile Association Philippines, the country’s largest auto club with over 50,000 members, and the National Auto Club partnered […]

Best-of travel lists still have ‘prestige’ factor

Best-of travel lists still have ‘prestige’ factor

The Internet loves lists, but long before Yelp, bots or Buzzfeed, there were old-school, best-of travel lists — and most of them are still around.Looking for a top hotel? Your sources are abundant. NBC News Travel

London: Yacht Hotel Ahoy! Sunborn London Is Docking In March

January isn’t even out and we have another new London hotel to add to our to-watch list. And what an addition it is: a 120-metre super yacht called the Sunborn London, to be moored at the Royal Victoria Docks, with 138 rooms and suites over five floors of floating luxury. Opening is scheduled for March, […]

Hospitality Technology Europe (HTE) on track for 60 percent growth in 2014

Hospitality Technology Europe (HTE) – Europe's specialist hospitality technology event – is on track to grow by at least 60 per cent, with 2014 exhibitor numbers already exceeding those of 2013 and visitor registrations considerably ahead. Expected visitor numbers are up 26 per cent from this time last year and VIP delegates are up 45 […]

PwC US Anticipates Super Bowl XLVIII to Generate Over $210 Million in Direct Spending for the New York/New Jersey Area

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — According to PwC US, direct spending by the National Football League (NFL), businesses, visitors, and media on area lodging, transportation, food and beverage, entertainment, business services, and other hospitality and tourism activities related to Super Bowl XLVIII is expected to total more than $ 210 million. This estimate is […]