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Choice Hotels or Extended Stay: Which is a Better Hotel Stock?

The Hotel and Motels industry is currently grappling with the coronavirus woes. In order to mitigate the spread of the virus, companies have been adhering to temporary closures; travel restrictions; cancellation of events, conferences and meetings; social-distancing measures and other governmental regulations. Resultantly, occupancy rates and revenue per available room (RevPAR) have been negatively impacted.

Per STR, the U.S. hotel industry’s occupancy for the week ended Oct 3, 2020, came

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Holiday accommodation choice grows under partnership between Thomas Cook and WebBeds

Thursday, 8th October 2020, 12:20 pm

Updated Thursday, 8th October 2020, 12:20 pm

Holidaymakers will be given access to a huge choice of accommodation in beach destinations and cities around the world under a new partnership.

WebBeds, the world’s second and fastest growing B2B bedbank, has partnered with the new Thomas Cook that has launched as an online -only travel business.

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Choice Hotels’ Emerging Markets Team Signs Largest Minority Multi-Unit Franchise Agreement In Program History

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc.’s (NYSE: CHH) one-of-a-kind emerging markets franchise development program has awarded a contract to Fredric Washington to develop six hotels. This new contract with an African American entrepreneur represents the largest minority multi-unit franchise agreement executed in the program’s history.

“Choice Hotels has a longstanding, deep commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and we strive to make every associate,

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Consumer Choice Award Winners 2020 | Greater Toronto Area – Press Release

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / September 24, 2020 / Consumer Choice Award is excited to announce the 2020 Top Service Providers in the Greater Toronto Area.

Each year across Canada, Consumer Choice Award gathers opinions, perceptions and expectations through the responses of thousands of consumers and businesses.

Today, Consumer Choice Award is the only organization in Canada to utilize statistically supported independent market research to determine brand reputation, customer satisfaction

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Tahoe Hotel Wins Hotels Travelers’ Choice Award (Top 10% Global Hotels) – Press Release

Small Family Hotel Business in South Lake Tahoe wins global award

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – September 24, 2020 – (

​The 7 Seas Inn, South Lake Tahoe, today announced it has been recognized as a 2020 Travelers’ Choice award-winner for Hotels. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused by the pandemic, award winners are known for consistently receiving great traveler feedback, placing them

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Most White Lodging hotels won 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards | Northwest Indiana Business Headlines

More than 90% of White Lodging’s hotels and restaurants were honored with 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards.

A total of 78 of the Merrillville-based hospitality company’s hotels and 19 of its restaurants were recognized for receiving positive feedback from travelers and diners in Tripadvisor reviews. Honorees include the Hilton Garden Inn Merrillville, Aloft Chicago Downtown River North, Courtyard Philadelphia Collegeville and Hyatt Place Denver Downtown.

“I’m proud to see our

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More than 90% of White Lodging Hotels Earn 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards


3 ‘Strong Buy’ Stocks With Over 7% Dividend Yield

Markets are volatile, there can be no doubt. So far this month, the S&P 500 has fallen 9% from its peak. The tech-heavy NASDAQ, which had led the gainers all summer, is now leading the on the fall, having lost 11% since September 2. The three-week tumble has investors worried that we may be on the brink of another bear

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Over 1,000 Choice-Branded Hotels Receive Coveted 2020 Travelers’ Choice Award

“With over 1,000 of our portfolio selected as Travelers’ Choice award winners, including hotels across all segments in which we franchise properties – from economy to upscale – it truly means a lot that guests recognize our brands for offering superior customer service and one-of-a-kind experiences,” said Sarah Searls, chief customer officer, Choice Hotels. “As guests continue to return to travel, we look forward to upholding these high standards

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Aggressor Adventures Honored With 79 Reader’s Choice Awards from Scuba Diving Magazine

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AUGUSTA, Ga.–()–Aggressor Adventures, leading adventure travel company, has been awarded 79 Scuba Diving Magazine 2021 Reader’s Choice Awards with an impressive 34 award lead over the runner up. The publication’s annual Reader’s Choice survey gives thousands of Scuba Diver Magazine subscribers and online users the chance to voice their opinion on their favorite dive destinations operators, liveaboards, sites and more.

“We made a commitment

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New Exclusive MAX SHORE Itineraries Offer Explorers And Travelers Choice Of Two Immersive Adventures At The Crossroads Of Europe And Asia

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Due to the popularity of its innovative and unique new all-inclusiveMAX SHORE experiences, Atlas Ocean Voyages today unveiled two new luxe-adventure itineraries, which feature included, immersive and complimentary “vacations-within-vacations.” Discerning and experienced travelers can choose World Navigator’s two new 24-night MAX SHORE itineraries, departing August 4, 2021, from Odessa, Ukraine, to the Black, Aegean and Eastern Mediterranean

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Nomadland wins Toronto film festival people’s choice award

Nomadland, the recession-era retirees study starring Frances McDormand, has won the Toronto film festival people’s choice award, adding the influential prize to the Venice Golden Lion it was awarded a week ago.

The Toronto award is much prized in the industry, as it counts a significant number of Oscar best picture awards and nominees among its recent winners, including Green Book (2018), Room (2015) and 12 Years a Slave (2013).

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