Stay two separate times at participating hotel and resort properties in the United States, Canada, or the Caribbean Islands branded as Best Western now through Sunday, August 28, 2016 and receive a Best Western gift card worth $50.00...Show More Summary
Not all heroes wear capes. Sonia Ulrich, Marla Saltzer, and Monica Kenyon were celebrating Happy Hour together Thursday at the Fig restaurant at the Fairmont Hotel in Santa Monica, California. Kenyon saw a guy slip something from a small vial into the drink belonging to the woman he was dining with. Show More Summary
From all around the country, over 1,000 people gathered at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida for the 2016 Libertarian Party National Convention this Memorial Day weekend. Attendees of the event get to meet and talk politics, strategize, and join seminars with themes on how to reduce the size and scope of government. Show More Summary
Breaking down thousands of pounds of organic waste is nothing for this machine.
TravelSkills’ 10 most popular posts over the last week (descending order): 1 First class phase-out picks up steam 2 An unusual new lie-flat seat for a U.S. carrier 3 What “Do Not Disturb” really means at hotels 4 TSA explains confusion...Show More Summary
Honestly, I never heard of Nickelodeon Suites Resort Orlando until reading a story today in the Orlando Sentinel that this hotel rebrands June 1, 2016 to Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites and Waterpark. The 777-suites resort property is currently undergoing a $30 million renovation to bring the hotel to IHG Holiday Inn standards. Show More Summary
The 60 Minutes correspondent was also a "Sunday painter."
A number of historic buildings used as prisons in Rome, Milan and Naples may soon be converted into apartment houses and hotels. The Italian authorities plan to sell the buildings and use the proceeds to build modern penitentiaries outside the cities, Reuters reported.
Sunday Brings THRONES 6.6!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! The origin of Hodor's name was the invention of George R.R. Martin, who apparently revealed it to the "Game of Thrones" showrunners in a hotel room some time ago. Show More Summary
Hipmunk's overall hotel bookings are up year-over-year, while bookings at Trump hotel properties are down. In the first quarter of 2015, Trump Hotels represented 1.7% of bookings on Hipmunk, and that was down to 0.7% in the first quarter...Show More Summary
In news of hotel openings, a new Chicago property has a prime downtown location and an affiliation with Hilton; a big Spanish lodging group makes its U.S. debut in New York City; Radisson comes to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor; and there’s a new Homewood Suites at Washington D.C.’s convention center. Show More Summary
Scott Disick walks the carpet while attending his birthday celebration held at 1OAK Nightclub inside the Mirage Hotel & Casino on Friday (May 27) in Las Vegas. The 33-year-old reality star was joined by his ex Kourtney Kardashian, her sister Khloe, and their friend Malika Haqq. “The best gift is the support from my family [...]
1. Claims about Soviet gdp. 2. Eugene Kontorovich on Gawker, etc. 3. Haiti has more trees than you think. 4. Mathpix will solve handwritten math equations for you. 5. Bookings at Trump hotels plummet. 6. Can this elephant speak Korean? The post Saturday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
NEW YORK I enjoyed staying at the Park Hyatt Hotel on 57th Street. The elegant Russian Tea Room is directly across the street. My friend had coffee ($8) while I enjoyed hot tea ($8). We loved the four delicious madeleines that we each received and admired the Old-World paintings on the walls. Russian...
I first met Robert Mapplethorpe in the elevator of the Chelsea Hotel in 1973, when I was 4. My father had just died in a car accident, and my mother was simply lost. The New York hotel was a perfect place for anyone longing for a new identity or reality. Few people there were my age, and in my...
The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. Show More Summary
With clairvoyant location-scouting, Ace Hotels and other industry players are redrawing the map of cities we thought we knew.
By Dan Olmsted At 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, July 1, 1916, a 25-year-old Philadelphia man named Charles Epting Vansant lay on the manager’s desk at the Engleside Hotel in Beach Haven, New Jersey, and bled to death. A few minutes...
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — D.C. United began a very long Friday at a downtown Chicago hotel, uncertain whether it would ever reach this storm-battered destination for an MLS match the same night. The road-weary soccer gang did arrive in time, saved by a hastily arranged charter. But after kickoff against Sporting Kansas City was pushed […]