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Hotel and Accommodation Industry

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  • Hollywood rising: A new life for 1920s landmark hotel

    Hollywood rising: A new life for 1920s landmark hotel
    There were no halcyon days of balls, debutantes or dignitaries. Its rooms are cramped and humble. But the Great Southern Hotel played a vital role in Hollywood's history: It was home to the workers who built the city nearly a century ago. For 90...
  • Hospitality degrees offer a world of work options

    Hospitality degrees offer a world of work options
    A world without cubicles is just one of the benefits awaiting the holder of a Hospitality Management degree. Those in this career can ply their trade in hotels, restaurants, senior living communities, corporate facilities, casinos and even palaces and...
  • Airplanes' air may be clean, but what about cabin surfaces?

    Airplanes' air may be clean, but what about cabin surfaces?
    Government studies have debunked the long-held myth that air circulated in commercial planes is jampacked with disease-causing germs. Now comes a study that raises fears about germs on cabin surfaces. Microbiologists and engineers at Auburn University...
  • Manaus is Brazil's jewel of the Amazon jungle

    Manaus is Brazil's jewel of the Amazon jungle
    It's that special time in the late afternoon when the light turns golden and life seems to move at the pace of a bygone era in the square that anchors this Amazon city's opera house. Children clamor to catch soap bubbles sent aloft by a vendor,...
  • More and more hotel rooms come with a bike

    More and more hotel rooms come with a bike
    With hotels competing to offer ever-hipper incentives to attract guests and encourage loyalty, bikes are becoming a hot perk. Hotels as far-flung as Sofitel So Bangkok and Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria, British Columbia, are peddling free bikes. A...
  • At peace in Ojai

    At peace in Ojai
    It was a fading Friday afternoon in the peaceful valley northwest of Los Angeles, and that meant Marion Leeman and friends were perched along the slow-moving downtown strip with their usual signs. "Working together for harmony and peace," one read....
  • San Francisco: Hotel G boutique hotel offers new Union Square option

    San Francisco: Hotel G boutique hotel offers new Union Square option
    Hotel G in San Francisco opened in early May, but the two-year renovation of the vintage building isn't quite complete. Hence the note on the hotel's website that tells visitors it's still undergoing "light renovation through late summer and offering...
  • West Hartford Hotel Plans Unveiled

    West Hartford Hotel Plans Unveiled
    WEST HARTFORD — The development team seeking to build a six-story luxury hotel at the corner of Memorial and Raymond roads has detailed their plans for town officials. The town council and plan and zoning commission held a joint public hearing...
  • Potential remakes of residential hotels pose concerns

    Potential remakes of residential hotels pose concerns
    They're called single-room-occupancy hotels or residential hotels, and the frequently dilapidated structures are often the housing of last resort for those down on their luck, a step away from homelessness or a shelter. The buildings also are a slowly...
  • Malibu to crack down on short-term rentals via Airbnb, other websites

     Malibu to crack down on short-term rentals via Airbnb, other websites
    Tiled steps lead up a sloped lawn to a three-bedroom Midcentury Modern house near the end of a cul-de-sac in Malibu's upper Broad Beach area. Although modest by Malibu standards, the dwelling on Cottontail Lane has for the last two years provided a...
  • Boutique hotel The Ivy to have modern American restaurant

    Boutique hotel The Ivy to have modern American restaurant
    The Ivy Hotel, the “boutique urban resort” under development in Mid-Town Belvedere, will have a modern American restaurant named Magdalena. The Ivy will occupy the massive Gilded Age brownstone at Calvert and Biddle streets that was built as...