How to Use AI to Plan Your Next Trip


Planning your dream vacation is fun and exciting, but it can often feel overwhelming. With endless options and decisions to make, the sheer volume of choices can lead to paralysis analysis. And it’s time-consuming. When you’re in trip planning mode, you must research a destination (which usually involves hours on Pinterest and Google), find hotels […]

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Travel Industry

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Imagine a future where planning your dream vacation is as simple as a conversation with a friend, where the hassles of booking, navigating new cities, and even communicating in foreign languages are handled by a digital companion. This is not the opening scene of a sci-fi novel, but the reality of travel today thanks to […]

Hospitality Insight: Value-Adding or Value-Destroying Employees


Have you ever wondered how the attitude of employees can make or break the success of your hospitality business? Research shows that while some employees are productive and lighten up the workplace with their energy, others struggle and can weigh themselves and others down with digital distractions or stress. The solution? It’s not firing your […]

4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Skimp on Travel Insurance For Your Next Trip

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When it comes to planning your next adventure, it’s easy to focus on the fun stuff. Like: But there’s one crucial aspect that a lot of travelers skimp over. Travel insurance. It may not be the most glamorous part of trip planning, but it’s an investment that can save you from any unexpected headaches and […]

7 Easy Ways to Make The Most of Your Hotel Stay

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Picture this: You’ve just checked into a fancy hotel for the weekend, but you’re treating it as nothing more than a place to sleep.  That’s where I come in.  As a former hotel concierge, I’ve seen countless travelers miss out on the many perks and experiences that come with a hotel stay.  From free tickets to […]

The Best Airports for a Layover

Best airports for a layover

Attention all travelers, this is the final boarding call to discover the best airports for layovers. Please have your boarding pass and passport out and buckle up for the creme-de-la-creme of terminal extravagance! Do you know what the worst part of traveling is? No, it’s not economy seats, the lack of legroom, or the subpar […]

8 Things NOT to Do in a Hotel


There is nothing like checking into a hotel room. It’s like home, but 10x better. There’s room service (yay to no cooking and dishes!), a big comfy bed, and dozens of amenities that make the stay extra special. …But just because it feels like home doesn’t mean you should treat the hotel like your humble […]

How a Cashless Society Will Affect Hospitality

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Isn’t it wild to think that we would go to the post office for traveler’s cheques a few decades ago? As our society has become more digital, so have our spending habits. The COVID 19 pandemic is accelerating this change. In 2020, 13.7 million people went cashless for payments. That’s almost a 50% increase from […]

6 Competitive Advantages for Hotels in 2021 and Beyond

Contributing Author: Robert Reitknecht The current state of travel amidst ongoing COVID-19 disruption is looking better than it did one year ago. More than 1.3 billion vaccine doses have now been administered worldwide, with some countries being as much as 60% vaccinated already. While we may not see an international travel boom this year, we […]