Category Archives: USA

Top 10 Hollywood movies most ordered in hotel rooms in 2011 – USATODAY.com


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World’s 10 most expensive cities for a hotel stay


Article by: Hogg Robinson Group Good news for some hoteliers, bad news for travellers on a budget; international corporate services company Hogg Robinson Group (HRG) has reported a 4% rate growth for hotels around the world in the first half … Continue reading

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Expedia’s average hotel rate climbing fastest this year


The average daily rate (ADR) for U.S. hotels booked on Expedia in the first half of 2011 was 6.2% higher vs. the same period last year, the story says, citing Expedia’s figures. That more than the 2.4% ADR hike recently projected … Continue reading

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Caribbean luxury hotels: Rates averaging 17% higher than 2010


By Barbara De Lollis, USA TODAY Plan to stay in a luxury hotel in the Caribbean this winter? If so, expect to pay more than last year. A night in an average luxury room, so far, is running $395 a … Continue reading

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MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is delighted to announce that Alrov Properties & Lodging Ltd. has selected MICROS technology for all of its hotels located in Europe and … Continue reading

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Top Travel Trends for 2012


EyeforTravel teamed up with the leading lights at Facebook, Google, and TripAdvisor and simply asked them: What are the ‘Next Big Things’ for the online travel industry? In a year characterised by game-changing start-ups, disruptive trends, mergers & acquisitions and leaps … Continue reading

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The August 2011 edition of the Asia Pacific Economic Outlook gives a near-term outlook for China, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam. The August 2011 edition of the Asia Pacific Economic Outlookgives a near-term outlook for China, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan and … Continue reading

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Global Real Estate Markets on Recovery Path During the Second Quarter


Jones Lang LaSalle’s new Global Market Perspective, which assesses the impact of economic forces on the world’s major real estate markets quarterly, reveals that despite some economic uncertainties global real estate markets have continued on a resilient recovery path during … Continue reading

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Global Hotel Construction Pipeline July 2011


Among the key markets in Europe, London, United Kingdom, ended the month with the largest number of rooms under construction with 4,506 rooms STR Global issued it’s 2011 Global Construction Pipeline Report update for July: Central and South America The … Continue reading

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Industry Recovery Ahead of Pace


Article by: Steve Rushmore, HVS Each year I give a state of the U.S. hotel industry presentation at the NYU Hotel Investment Conference. My perspective focuses on values, transactions and capitalization rates. My column this month provides highlights of the … Continue reading

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