Rotorua accommodation: Hotel guest nights skyrocket

Domestic hotel guest nights in Rotorua in the third quarter of the year were up 56 per cent compared to 2019. Photo / Getty Images

Rotorua is being labelled a “standout performer” and hotels are showing signs of bouncing back as new data shows guest nights have risen.

But a local hospitality representative is concerned there may not be enough

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Finally, a road trip! The fall colors in Wyoming spectacular | Guest Column

After six months of behaving ourselves, my wife Nancy and I finally broke away for a road trip to Worland, Buffalo, and Sheridan. And boy, was it liberating!

The COVID-19 plague has forced folks of a certain age to pretty much stay home over the last six months. Now, we weren’t totally house-bound. We traveled all over our Wind River Mountain backyard and even ventured away from Lander to Riverton

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SPOKANE SPOOKS: You’re not the only guest at the Roosevelt Inn | News

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – You’re taking a little staycation at a downtown Coeur d’Alene bed and breakfast but it all changes when you find out you’re no the only guest staying in your room. 

Listen to “You’re not the only guest at the Roosevelt Inn” on Spreaker.

“She heard a little voice saying grandma, grandma,” Owner Tina Hough said. 

Hough and her husband purchased the Roosevelt Inn in 1999 and

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On road to opening, Resorts World envisions a singular guest experience

When Resorts World opens next summer on the north end of the Strip, officials expect 75% of its revenue will come from nongaming options.

“When people walk in, the casino will be kind of an afterthought,” said Scott Sibella, the Resorts World president. “We know people will find the casino, it’s going to be there. We want to be the first truly integrated joint on the Strip where you won’t

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SPLIT, Croatia, 2020-Sep-28 — /Travel PR News/ — The brand-new Maslina Resort, a chic, five-star, Relais & Chateaux property on the Croatian island of Hvar, is delighted to announce the addition of their new luxury boat. The customised Colnago 45 TS will transport guests directly from Split Airport over the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic Sea to the luxurious boutique property within one hour.

Built by Hvar natives, the Colnago

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Time travel | Guest Column

by Denny Kaill

San Juan Island

The Covid-19 virus has caused considerable world-wide economic and physical suffering, if not death, with the end nowhere in sight. But curiously, during the initial stages when populations were directed to shelter in place, surprising contrasts became evident; as the result of reduced traffic, satellite pictures from space showed polluted cities worldwide with clearing air.

And in our own small space on the planet

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US hotels welcome college students like any other guest

(CNN) — Talia Oleshansky was hoping to spend her junior year at Indiana University in the sorority house for Alpha Epsilon Phi, as she did her sophomore year.

Instead, she will be moving into a hotel — a result of Indiana University’s reduction in on-campus housing availability.

Fewer students at IU and at universities around the United States will be allowed to stay in either dorms or fraternity and sorority
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Resorts World Las Vegas unveils ultra-luxury guest rooms and suites

Resorts World Las Vegas, the Strip’s newest integrated resort, will offer Vegas travelers a world-class resort within a resort experience when the property opens its doors in summer 2021.

The introduction of Crockfords Las Vegas, LXR Hotels & Resorts will present guests with approximately 230 lavish guestrooms and suites, upscale amenities and highly personalized service, providing a distinct experience that is poised to be the most coveted destination on the

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Three arrested for denying accommodation to Madrasa teachers in Kolkata guest house

Kolkata: Three persons were arrested on Tuesday in connection with an incident of driving out 10 madrasa teachers and allegedly denying stay on the basis of their religion.

The teachers of state government-aided Madrasas had come to Kolkata from Malda for a state-level meeting at Bikash Bhawan, which has the state education department.

The three employees of the guest house were arrested for discrimination against the guest on religious

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