For generations, travel has inspired storytelling in our favourite books and songs and fuelled the growth of cultures and civilizations. But over the last year, the world went on a different kind of journey, swapping passports for puzzles and beaches for binge-watching. Now, a new survey from IHG Hotels & Resorts reveals how much people are longing for human connection, to be with their loved ones, and to make new memories.
Centara Hotels & Resorts, one of Thailand’s leading hotel operator, expands its footprint in Southeast Asia, following the signing of hotel management agreements (HMAs) for one resort in Khao Yai, Thailand, and two resorts in Vang Vieng, Laos, adding 304 keys to Centara’s group portfolio.
Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has celebrated reaching 10,000 rooms in Indonesia, the largest country in Southeast Asia and a key focus market for the company.
Minor Hotels has signed two new management contracts in China under the company’s established M Collection brand of hotels and bespoke travel experiences.
In light of China's booming tourism industry, which has seen unprecedented development in recent years, Dusit International has signed a strategic partnership with Dossen International Group to operate and develop DusitPrincess-branded resorts and residences in the country.
Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI), the independent global sales organisation serving the North American MICE marketplace, has opened its first global sales office in Europe.