Luxury Travel Trends

Mandarin Oriental Announces Another Luxury Hotel in Beijing

Mandarin Oriental Announces Another Luxury Hotel in Beijing

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage another luxury property in the heart of Beijing, scheduled to open in 2017, in the Wangfujing district of the capital city.

Rosewood Clearwater Bay, Hainan to Open in China 2018

Rosewood Clearwater Bay, Hainan to Open in China 2018

Rosewood Clearwater Bay, Hainan opening in 2018, will be the second Rosewood resort on Hainan Island and the fourth property in mainland China following Rosewood Beijing's opening in October 2014, and Rosewood Sanya and Rosewood Guangzhou both opening in 2017.

Top 10 Travel Trends for Summer

Top 10 Travel Trends for Summer

Summer is officially here and with warm weather and longer days comes vacations and adventures worldwide. With airlines expecting the busiest summer in the history of U.S. air travel and nearly half of travelers planning multiple weekend getaways, according to a survey from Citi, this season is shaping up to be the summer of travel for many Americans.

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris Launches 100% Green Dinners

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris Launches 100% Green Dinners

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris launches a first in the world of Parisian palace hotels by hosting a series of “100% Green Dinners”.

VIDEO: Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner's Near Vertical Takeoff!

VIDEO: Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner's Near Vertical Takeoff!

Watch as Boeing's expert crew rehearses the flying display that will be performed at the 2015 Paris Air Show. Get a preview before the show!

Trends in Luxury Hospitality According to Architect Jean-Michel Gathy

Trends in Luxury Hospitality According to Architect Jean-Michel Gathy

Principal Designer at Denniston Architects - Jean-Michel Gathy has specialized in luxury hospitality design for over 30 years. Gathy is the creative genius behind some of the most renowned and iconic hotels in the world.

Japan's Luxury Ryokan Boom

Japan's Luxury Ryokan Boom

Ryokans offer an extraordinary window into Japanese culture, but the best of these traditional guest houses are located in rural areas and may lack English-speaking staff.

World's 10 Most Expensive Luxury Hotels

World's 10 Most Expensive Luxury Hotels

Amangiri (pictured) tops the list of the World's Most Expensive Luxury Hotels. An average overnight stay in this remote resort in Canyon Point, Utah will cost guests $1889 for the least expensive double room this summer.

JW Marriott Opens 11th Hotel in China

JW Marriott Opens 11th Hotel in China

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts continues to expand its luxury portfolio in China with today's opening of the 228-room JW Marriott Hotel Zhejiang Anji.

Curio – A Collection by Hilton Announces Bold New Website

Curio – A Collection by Hilton Announces Bold New Website

Hilton Worldwide's growing global brand, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, has unveiled a bold new website design along with a vibrant new print and online marketing campaign designed to capture the individuality and authenticity of each hotel in the Curio collection.

Starwood Hotels Introduces Tribute Portfolio

Starwood Hotels Introduces Tribute Portfolio

Starwood Hotels & Resorts today introduced Tribute Portfolio™, the company's 10th brand and second collection of independent hotels.

Mandarin Oriental Launches New Social Platform

Mandarin Oriental Launches New Social Platform

Mandarin Oriental announces the launch of Fans of MO, a new social platform where guests can share personal photos and notes about their favorite experiences at Mandarin Oriental hotels around the world.

Travel & Tourism in 2015 will grow faster than the Global Economy

Travel & Tourism in 2015 will grow faster than the Global Economy

Travel & Tourism will demonstrate its enduring ability to create jobs and prosperity for the global economy in 2015 with the sector forecast to grow by 3.7%, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).

Flytographer Taking Vacation Photos to the Next Level

Flytographer Taking Vacation Photos to the Next Level

Inspired by the belief that memories are the best travel souvenir, Flytographer is a Canadian-based startup that connects travelers with a network of over 230 local photographers in 130 destinations around the world to coordinate candid photo shoots that capture the wonder of exploring a new place.

Raffles Jakarta Opens in the Heart of the City's Golden Triangle

Raffles Jakarta Opens in the Heart of the City's Golden Triangle

Opening on Monday March 16, 2015, Raffles Jakarta will stand as a beacon above the thriving commercial hub of Kuningan.