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Tourist Arrivals Down 87% In January 2021 As UNWTO Calls For Stronger Coordination To Restart Tourism

2021-03-31 11:24:09 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global tourism has carried on into 2021, with new data showing an 87% fall in international tourist arrivals in January as compared to 2020. The outlook for the rest... Read more


UNWTO Welcomes EU Support And Urges Europe To Lead The Way In Tourism’s Restart

2021-03-31 11:09:52 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Only with strong and coordinated political action can Europe reopen to tourism in time for the peak summer season. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has again stressed the importance of collaboration as it... Read more


WTTC Submission To The Global Travel Taskforce Calls On Rapid Testing On Departure To Revive International Travel

2021-03-31 11:01:34 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

London, UK: Rapid testing on departure at airports is the key to unlocking international travel, says the World Travel & Tourism Council in its submission to the UK government's Global Travel Taskforce. The... Read more


Iconic Caribbean Hotel Unveil Refurbishments This Winter - Sugar Beach, St Lucia

2021-03-31 10:55:15 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Set within more than 100 acres of pristine rainforest in the embrace of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Val des Pitons, Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort, offers breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea and the Pitons,... Read more


Iconic Caribbean hotel unveil refurbishments this Winter: Curtain Bluff, Antigua

2021-03-31 10:49:07 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Nestled among the palm-trees on a rocky outcrop between two secluded coves lies the idyllic haven of Curtain Bluff. With two spectacular beaches offering surfing waves as well as tranquil waters to float in, this is... Read more


COVID-19’s Impact On The San Francisco Lodging Market

2021-03-31 10:31:59 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Prior to the onset of COVID, San Francisco was amid a tech-driven renaissance that placed the city and the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area as one of the top-growing metro areas over the last decade. Similar to... Read more


apaleo Completes Series A Funding Round Worth 4.5 Million Euros to Continue Disrupting the Hospitality Technology Industry

2021-03-31 09:33:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Based in Munich, apaleo was founded with a vision to drive innovation in the hospitality industry and enable the #FreedomToCreate to both the accommodation providers and the third-party app developers. The company has... Read more


Amadeus Expands Hoteliers’ Access to Historical Market Insight to Complement Forward-Looking Data

2021-03-30 21:27:22 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For more than a year, the global travel industry has been impacted by unprecedented uncertainty due to the spread of COVID-19. Changing travel regulations across all regions of the world forced hoteliers to make... Read more


Americans Spent 176 Hours Scrolling Social Media For Travel Inspiration This Year, Data Reveals

2021-03-30 18:07:08 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The average American spent 176 hours scrolling social media for travel inspiration throughout the past year, according to new research from Motel 6. On the heels of the one-year anniversary of the health crisis, the... Read more


Loews Hotels & Co Achieves Well Health-Safety Rating

2021-03-30 17:47:19 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Loews Hotels & Co announces they are one of the first hospitality brands to receive the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management through the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI),... Read more