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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Club Wyndham Offers 15-Night “Travel Bubbles” to Reunite Extended Families This Thanksgiving

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The travel experts at Club Wyndham, the nation’s largest vacation ownership club, are offering a simple way for extended families and friends to gather around a new table this Thanksgiving: travel bubbles, made possible with an extended stay package in an apartment-style suite. These 15-night getaways provide a way for extended families to celebrate together; but first, each immediate family will quarantine

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Luxury brands set sights on Chinese tourists in Hainan as extended duty-free quotas and pandemic-free shopping attract travellers



a group of people walking in front of a store: People shop at the Sanya International Duty Free Shopping Complex in Sanya, Hainan, on August 6. The Chinese island has long been a tourist destination but new duty-free shopping quotas and closed international borders have added to its popularity among Chinese tourists. Photo: Xinhua


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People shop at the Sanya International Duty Free Shopping Complex in Sanya, Hainan, on August 6. The Chinese island has long been a tourist destination but new duty-free shopping quotas and closed international borders have added to its popularity among Chinese tourists. Photo: Xinhua

Sanya is a place best described in superlatives. It has the whitest sand and the warmest sea in China, the glossiest new five-star hotels

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Air Canada’s (TSX:AC) Fears Materialize, International Travel Restrictions Extended Till Halloween

As it is, things were not going well for Air Canada (TSX:AC) that the Canadian government gave another bad news. What the airline feared the most materialized. The Justin Trudeau government has extended the international travel restrictions yet again till Halloween (October 31). I won’t be surprised if these restrictions are extended to Christmas. At this rate, AC could lose its holiday season recovery.



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International Flights: Why Was Ban on Intl Flights Extended? How Can You Travel Abroad During Unlock 5.0?



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Unlock 5.0 International Flights: After the Unlock 5.0 guidelines were announced by the Centre, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) extended the ban on international flights till October 31. However, Indians can travel to certain countries under “air bubbles” mechanism which has been operating since mid-July. Why was the ban on international flights extended The Centre has not allowed resumption
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You Can Now Take An Extended ‘Workation’ At Any One Of These Hyatt Hotels

From private trainers and free dog-walking services, Hyatt’s new ‘Work From Hyatt’ program just got a whole lot better.

Who hasn’t fantasized about logging in to work from a poolside cabana or taking your next Zoom meeting from the terrace of your hotel suite

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Hawaiian Airlines says more furloughs could come if pre-travel testing program is extended again

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A total of 2,501 jobs were cut from Hawaiian Airlines.

[Hawaii news on the go–LISTEN to KHON 2GO weekday mornings at 7:30 a.m.]

One thousand eight hundred and fifty Hawaiian Airlines contract employees accepted voluntary packages for retirement or extended leave, while 466 were laid off.

Hawaiian Airlines said more furloughs could be on the way if the pre-travel testing program gets delayed again.

Governor David Ige

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Trump says Canada wants to reopen borders after travel ban extended

Mannequins with face masks and designer clothing fill a window at a Diane Von Furstenberg store in New York City on September 8, 2020. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo

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Local pizzeria near border ‘struggling’ as US-Mexico travel restrictions extended into October

SAN DIEGO – A San Diego-area pizza restaurant manager says revenues are down 80% at his shop located near the U.S.-Mexico border since travel restrictions were put in place this year to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

A manager at Maya’s Gourmet Pizza, a San Diego-area pizza restaurant, says revenues are down 80% at his shop located near the U.S.-Mexico border since travel restrictions were put in place this
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Kyle Shanahan believes 49ers’ extended road trip comes at ideal time

The 49ers only can hope the remainder of their 10-day road trip goes more smoothly than the beginning.

The team’s flight Friday afternoon to New Jersey was delayed by 90 minutes, and the traveling party did not land on the East Coast until nearly 2 a.m.

After the NFL canceled the preseason due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, this was the first flight the 49ers have taken as a

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