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Kind Traveler 2.0 Launches, Scaling Kindness with 45 New Hotels & 20 Charities

Giving back for conscious travelers just got easier. After eight months of development, Kind Traveler, the world’s first socially conscious Give + Get hotel booking platform that empowers travelers to positively impact the communities they visit, launches a 2.0 model.

The State of COVID-19 Vaccinations in the Luxury Hotel Market

The State of COVID-19 Vaccinations in the Luxury Hotel Market

Over the past two years, we’ve all used the word “unprecedented” so much that it has perhaps started to lose its potency. But how else are we supposed to describe the seismic shifts we experienced nearly overnight? How else to name the shutdowns, the sicknesses, the loss, and uncertainty? Not a corner of the world went unaffected, and the hospitality industry was no exception. 

Lord Baltimore Hotel Earns GBAC STAR™ / GHA WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel

Lord Baltimore Hotel has now earned both GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council™ (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, and GHA WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel from Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA). This means the property is the first in the United States to achieve the joint GBAC STAR™ / GHA WellHotel® Accreditation for Medical Travel, ensuring that it complies with cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention standards, as well as customer experience and safety protocols specific to the needs and expectations of medical travel guests.

Fusion Hotel Group Honors Earth Day Year Round

While eco-initiatives shouldn’t be restricted to one day a year, Earth Day on April 22nd is a reminder that we need to act now – and always – when it comes to the health of the earth. This year’s theme, Invest in Our Planet, highlights how we can step up and each do our part for future generations. 

Why Slow Tourism is Appealing to Travelers in 2022

The Slowbound Society launches with the goal of helping hospitality hosts align their experience with the slow travel movement. This intimate mastermind-style society centers around creating immersive, purpose-driven moments for the curious traveler that values wellbeing, culture, creativity, and discovery.

SPOTLIGHT ON Jorge Munoz, Co-Founder of Stay One Degree

Quick to respond to the change in consumer behavior during the pandemic, Stay One Degree focused on personalized local experiences and curating specialized packages with Mandarin Oriental in Miami. Guests are requesting longer stays and travel is anticipated to rebound strongly in 2022 with bucket-list trips, family gatherings and FOLO.

Top 3 Marketing Priorities and Strategies with the Opening of a New Hotel

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Forbes World’s Best Employers List 2021 reveals Kempinski Hotels as #1 in the Travel and Leisure Industry

The just published prestigious Forbes World’s Best Employers List 2021 has been revealed and ranks Kempinski Hotels as #1 in the travel and leisure industry (ranking #63 among all industries) resulting from an independent and anonymous survey run by Forbes and its partners.