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Business Travel, Hospitality, hotel, Leisure travel, Transportation, Travel

Leisure travel has made a startling comeback, but business travel’s recovery could still be years away

Leisure travel is making a strong comeback, but corporate travel is still lagging behind. Combination business and leisure travel is "cushioning the blow," but won't save business travel hotels. Patrick Scholes, an analyst at Truist Securities, believes business travel won't fully recover until 2023. LoadingSomething is loading. It seems like e...
California, Hospitality, hospitality workers, hotel, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Matt Gaetz, Politics, Republican Party, weekend BI US

A second California venue refused to host Matt Gaetz’ and Marjorie Taylor Greene’s’America First’ tour

A convention center in Riverside, California, has refused to host Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz' "America First" event. The decision was made by a private company that operates the venue, the Riverside mayor said. A hotel last week said it wouldn't host the event once it realized that Gaetz and Greene were the featured speakers. See more stories on Insider's business page. A convention center in Riverside, California, announced it would not host GOP Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz after it received backlash in the latest blow to the lawmakers' "America First" tour.The event was scheduled to take place Satu...
BI-freelancer, Careers, contributor 2019, hotel, Instagram, job diary, Luxury, Mexico, Nordic, Resort, Strategy, Travel, Vacation

I work at a 5-star resort as an’Instagram concierge’ who helps guests get the best Instagram shots. Here’s what it’s like living out my dream job.

Eduardo Vallin, 30, is an'Instagram Concierge' at the W Punta de Mita 5-star resort in Mexico. Vallin analyzes guests' profiles to recommend the best Insta-worthy photo locations to fit their aesthetic. This is what his job is like, as told to freelance writer Kaila Yu. See more stories on Insider's business page. I like to think I have the best job in the world, since every day I get to work in paradise at the W Punta de Mita, a luxury boutique resort in Punta de Mita, Mexico. ...
Business Visual Features, Hospitality, hotel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas strip, Nevada, Real Estate, Resort World, Tourism, Travel

Las Vegas has a new $4.3 billion crypto-friendly resort — take a tour inside the first new casino on the Strip in a decade

The exterior of Resorts World Las Vegas. Resorts World Las Vegas The Las Vegas Strip has a new hotel: the $4.3 billion Resorts World Las Vegas. Resorts World has tech-forward amenities like "cashless wagering" and partnerships with Grubhub and Gemini. Take a tour of the new hotel, which officially opened June 24. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Las Vegas Strip's newest hotel officially opened on June 24: the $4.3 billion Resorts World Las Vegas. Resorts World Las Vegas. John Locher/AP Photo The hotel was developed by Malaysia-based Genting Group and its official opening could not have come at a more fortuitous time as people begin traveling again. The casino. John Locher/AP Photo "A brand-new Las Vegas opening like Resorts World ...