Tourism operators confident industry will survive Bangkok shutdown

The Tourism and Sports Ministry and tourism-related operators are confident that the industry will survive any hardship caused by the Bangkok shutdown on Monday by the anti-government People's Democratic Reform Committee, and that the capital can be saved as a major tourism destination. Their joint announcement came yesterday amid the cloud hanging over the industry […]

New York: Watch North America’s Tallest Hotel Top Out in Under a Minute

New York: Watch North America’s Tallest Hotel Top Out in Under a Minute

Now that you’ve had a peek at what’s inside the new Courtyard by Marriott and Residence Inn Central Park (aka the tallest hotel in North America), here’s a snappy little video from EarthCam who worked with G Holdings to document the construction process with an HD megapixel webcam. The video squeezes several years of construction […]