Blue Diamond Resorts Announces Inaugural Caribbean Pride Week, September 16 to 23 at CHIC Punta Cana

May 17, 2017 – This September, Caribbean Pride 2017 will take over CHIC Punta Cana from September 16 to 23, for a week-long celebration of pride, diversity and community. With Punta Cana’s sexiest and most luxurious all-inclusive resort as the venue, this event will be filled with fun activities, tons of entertainment including international DJs and drag performances, and sets the standard for…

Hoteles City Express Announces the Opening of City Express Junior San Luis Potosí Zona Industrial Reaching 125 Hotels in Operation

May 17, 2017 – Hoteles City Express, S.A.B. de C.V. (“Hoteles City Express” or “the Company”) (BMV: HCITY), announced today the opening of City Express Junior San Luis Potosí Zona Industrial, reaching 125 properties and more than 13,900 rooms in 63 cities and 29 states in Mexico, as well as in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Chile. The City Express Junior San…

Questex launch 3rd Annual Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum

May 17, 2017 – Questex Hospitality Group is proud to announce that the third annual Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) will be held 16-18 October, 2017 at the PortAventura Convention Centre in Tarragona, Spain. Part of the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) series, MR&H offers a more intimate meeting place for the industry to…

Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Monterrey Valle Opens in Northern Mexico

New-build property delivers new design solution in public areas May 17, 2017 – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the newly-built 174-room and 25 suites Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Monterrey Valle hotel located within the Plaza Tanarah complex in the city’s exclusive Valle area.  The new design solution…

El Cid Marina Beach Hotel Awarded Mexico Ministry of Tourism’s Highest Distinction for Sustainability

May 17th, 2017 – El Cid Resorts proudly announces that their flagship resort in Mazatlán, El Cid Marina Beach Hotel, has been recognized by the México Ministry of Tourism with the highest certification of sustainability implemented by PROFEPA, México’s Federal Environmental Agency. The Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) has certified El Cid Marina Beach…

Ocean House Appoints New Executive Chef Nicolas Bour

Chef Bour brings two and a half decades of professional experience to the Rhode Island luxury resort’s kitchens and restaurants May 17, 2017 – Ocean House announced the appointment of Executive Chef Nicolas Bour, who will oversee all culinary operations for the resort, including the Forbes Five Star fine-dining restaurant Seasons, the more casual Bistro, four outdoor dining venues,…

Cachet Hospitality Group Accelerates Growth Of Portfolio In Thailand With Cachet Resort Phuket

Management of property to begin May 2017 with renovations to be completed Fall 2017 May 17, 2017 – Cachet Hospitality Group today announced the signing of a management agreement for Cachet Resort Dewa Phuket, a conversion property owned by R&B Partners Co., Ltd. Located on Thailand’s largest island, the hotel marks the company’s second resort property and…

74-acre Equestrian Estate & Hotel Resort Development in Ecuador will be Auctioned on June 10th

Ecuador to Shine in 2018’s Tourism and Travel Spotlight According to Research and Markets May 17, 2017 – Hacienda San Joaquín, a 74-acre estate with a 40-stall community equestrian center and a partially complete boutique hotel, will be sold at auction without reserve by Elite Auctions on June 10, 2017. Located within a 663-acre master-planned ranch, Hacienda…

AAA: Memorial Day Travel at Highest Level Since 2005

39.3 Million Americans Expected to Travel This Memorial Day Weekend May 17, 2017 – AAA projects that 39.3 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more away from home this Memorial Day weekend. That is one million more travelers than last year taking to the roads, skies, rails and water, creating the highest Memorial Day travel volume since 2005. “The expected…

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes The Waters In Hot Springs, Arkansas

May 17, 2017 – The Waters, nestled within Arkansas Hot Springs National Park, is among the latest hotel properties to join the Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s leading hotel companies. Known for celebrating and inspiring individuality, the Ascend Hotel Collection is the first and largest global soft brand featuring best in class…