Destinationaires: turning regional locations into destination tourism


So how can tourism-based hospitality businesses pivot their thinking to embrace the evolving needs and demands of travelers? To explain further, Wil Slickers joins us to talk about the ways hospitality and tourism innovators - destinationaires - can turn local spots into tourist destinations.

Disruption Decade: Travel and Tourism Impact


The two discuss the troubling effects coronavirus has and will continue to have on travel and tourism. In the latest episode of the Disruption Decade podcast, Paul Barron sits down with Marek Zmys?owski, owski, a Polish-born author, entrepreneur, and executive.

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5 Ways to Increase Summer Traffic to Your Bar

Sculpture Hospitality

Tourism increases and people are looking to enjoy a nice meal on a breezy patio. The good news is, the summer months are typically a boom time for bars and restaurants according to Houston Chron. But this can also mean increased competition.

7 Tips for Hospitality Marketing During COVID-19

Social Hospitality

How did SARs or H1N1 affect tourism and what was the response? As worldwide markets continue to feel the pain of COVID-19, companies of every size are suffering from the effects. However, no one understands the consequences more than the travel and hospitality industries.

Without the Tourists, the Fate of Portuguese Food Is Unclear


Nowhere in Europe has tourism played as big a role in shaping the overall food scene as Portugal. Our creative cuisine depends on gastronomic tourism,” says Paulina Mata, professor and coordinator of the first master’s degree in Gastronomic Sciences in Portugal at Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Now’s the time to ask your Member of Parliament for financial help…

Ken Burgin

Tourism and hospitality is reeling from the terrible fires and drought – the effect on small business is catastrophic. That means a lot less employment, no-one investing in new equipment, and a lot less money in the economy. Will it create a recession?

The Australian Craft Beverage Movement – Reshaping the F&B Landscape

Future Food

There must be something that provides an enticing and satisfying experience for the visitor, to ensure that they will tell their friends and come back.” - Dr. Alison Dunn 2018 | How Tourism can support the local craft beverage industry.

Food & Beverage Strategy - Future Focused

Future Food

The Arcade Food Theatre in London. Food & Beverage Strategy - Future Focused Diversification of Food and Hospitality Destinations is the key to Success.

3 Delicious Secrets of Pairing Wine With Food

A Wine Story

Pairing wine with food makes the Napa Valley such a popular tourism destination. Pairing Wine with Food at Stag’s Leap. Pairing Wine with Food at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. When you fantasize about the Napa Valley, two things usually come to mind: Delicious food and wine.

Cracking the Language Barrier: When is Hospitality Not Hospitality

Future Food

On the European continent, they view Hospitality very much as the Americans – Hotels and Tourism – with both the French and the Germans in agreement about this. Bavel, LA - Hospitality Design Award Finalist Image Via Bavel DTLA. Cracking the Language Barrier.

Saving Restaurants, Grocers, and Lives in the Process

Modern Restaurant Management

Amidst the Coronavirus economic upheaval that we’ll be experiencing for the foreseeable future, some industries have had to immediately close up shop, from the entirety of the tourism industry, to sports, and beyond.

Florida Continues Reopening Restaurants, Miami to Open Wednesday

Restaurant Engine

The Florida Keys have been closed to visitors since March 22 to minimize the spread of COVID-19 especially in its tourism center, Key West. Florida is the nation’s eighth most densely populated state, but one of the earliest to lift COVID-19 restaurant restrictions.

COVID-19 Resources for the Restaurant Industry


Louisiana Department of Tourism. COVID-19 & the Restaurant Industry. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) characterized COVID-19 as a pandemic , which indicates “the worldwide spread of a new disease.”

Improving the Sustainability of Your Restaurant During Challenging Times

Future Food

Good Luck Hot Pot Restaurant Empty due to the effects of the Coronaviris. Image via Good Food). Improving the sustainability of your restaurant during challenging times – a lesson for everyday trading.

How Coronavirus is Impacting Restaurants

Aaron Allen & Associates

The economic slowdown, public markets in distress, supply chains interrupted, tourism coming to a halt, consumers staying at home (which — for many — translates to a lower disposable income), and huge uncertainty can have long-lived effects for many restaurant businesses.

Maximize your reach with the right blog topics

Island Media Management

Being on an island that depends heavily on tourism, we can provide services that enhance business in the hospitality and tourism sector. One of the most common obstacles we encounter is finding the right blog topics to boost SEO and at the same time create an informative post.

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MRM Research Roundup: Mid-Year 2020 Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

According to new research from faculty members in Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) and the school’s U.S.-Asia We will likely see more innovative collaboration between the tourism, health and insurance industries,” Li said.

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The End of the Breakfast Buffet


Dr. Richard Ghiselli, head of the School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Purdue University, is part of the newly created Global Cleanliness Council with Marriott Hotels. Getty Images. Due to COVID-19, the beloved self-serve travel perk is no more.

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Three Trends That Will Keep Restaurateurs on Their Toes in 2020

Modern Restaurant Management

That’s on one front, at least, as restaurateurs across the country scramble to get a piece of the action as the fledgling cannabis tourism industry starts to take off.

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5 Secrets of the Orcia DOC

A Wine Story

” Tuscany shines as a famous wine tourism region – noted for its red wine made from the Sangiovese grape. Yet as her parents owned vineyards, she felt compelled to make her mark on both the wine and tourism industry. Orcia DOC Poggio al Vento in Castiglione de Orcia.

What Reopening Looks Like Across America


The Santa Barbara wine region is losing tourism dollars at the moment, but is poised to become a bigger destination as Californians eschew long-distance travel. The “Lao Table” takeout tray from Farmhouse Kitchen Thai in San Francisco | Patricia Chang.

Positioning Your Shopping Centre’s Food & Hospitality For The Future

Future Food

These destinations are differentiated by offering excellent food and hospitality, outstanding customer service, state of the art digital marketing combined with entertainment, leisure, tourism and wellbeing experiences. Positioning Your Shopping Centre’s Food & Hospitality For The Future.

MRM Research Roundup: Mid-June 2020 Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

According to new research from faculty members in Temple University’s School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) and the school’s U.S.-Asia

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How Coronavirus is Impacting Restaurants

Aaron Allen & Associates

The economic slowdown, public markets in distress, supply chains interrupted, tourism coming to a halt, consumers staying at home (which — for many — translates to a lower disposable income), and huge uncertainty can have long-lived effects for many chains.

Lists of Black-Owned Restaurants Are a Start, but They?re Obviously Not Enough


Many other lists and guides are anonymous, created by activists and other supporters, such as a list of black-owned wineries by McBride Sisters, or this list of restaurants in Richmond, Virginia by community leaders and the local tourism organization.

Burger Brawl: The Best Cities for Burger King and McDonald’s Lovers

Modern Restaurant Management

Known for beaches, amusement parks and tourism, you might not equate The Sunshine State with fast food. Would you ever consider moving to a new city because it had a high concentration of your favorite fast food restaurants? If that sounds like you, Apartment Guide has come out with some interesting data. Using national housing trend data, they have compiled a list of cities that have the highest per-capita instances of either a Burger King or McDonalds restaurant.

Michelin Announces 2020 Stars for Slovenia


In a press release, Michelin explained its decision to cover Slovenia, “a country that brings together different European cultures [and] is committed to developing sustainable and continental tourism.” Hiša Franko has two Michelin stars in the first Michelin guide to Slovenia.

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Planet Grape

The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting hard on Italy and has especially impacted on some of our most important sectors: tourism and hospitality. In these unprecedented and dire times, leaders of the Italian wine industry would like to share how they are coping with COVID-19.

MRM Research Roundup: End-of-January 2020 Super Bowl Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

Giants Enterprises operates a daily tourism program at Oracle Park as well as The Gotham Club. At the intersection of sports, entertainment, meetings, events, tourism and hospitality, Giants Enterprises provides the rare combination of people and places to create Giant Impressions.

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What ?Reopened? Restaurants Look Like in 17 Cities Worldwide


He hopes for renewed tourism and the return of his regulars. “We And as the minister of tourism drafts a proposal to submit to the National Coronavirus Command Council, patrons and restaurateurs hope the verdict will come sooner rather than later, so as to salvage the $4.21

MRM People & Places: Maki Madness and Pancakes for Life

Modern Restaurant Management

” The annual event taking place in Philadelphia this year is part of a first-of-its-kind culinary tourism partnership between the James Beard Foundation and VISIT PHILADELPHIA, shining light on chefs and the region’s cuisine and culinary missions.

MRM People & Places: Game On at Walk-On’s and Gingerbread Houses for Humanity

Modern Restaurant Management

SOBEWFF®, which benefits the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU), has raised more than $30 million for the School to date.

If You Really Want to Visit a National Park, Skip the Big Ones


It’s a double-edged sword for small businesses that rely on tourism dollars to survive, which is why it’s important to maintain the same caution on your road trip as you’ve maintained at home; just because you’re on vacation doesn’t mean you can put your face masks in storage.

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Society of Wine Educators

A Wine Story

And with this growing interest in wines from the USA (as opposed to France) began the era of wine tourism, and the launch of dozens of high profile food and wine magazines. Society of Wine Educators. The Society of Wine Educators (SWE).

Paso Robles Wineries

A Wine Story

Though commercial winemaking began in the 1880s, wine tourism did not really come into play until the late 1980s. Paso Robles Wineries Landscape. Paso Robles Wineries. The majority of Paso Robles Wineries produce very high quality wine. This is a result of two key elements.

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Wine Scholar Guild

A Wine Story

What I liked best about them was the opportunity to visit producers whose doors were otherwise closed to wine tourism, and the chance to learn about the regions at a deeper level. Wine Certification Courses: Wine Scholar Guild (WSG) .

Easter Eat-In, Potbelly Pantry and #ThePlateFund

Modern Restaurant Management

While the immediate needs are focused on supporting the restaurant industry, the partnership with these two organizations will evolve to support impacted small businesses across the tourism and hospitality sector.

MRM Research Roundup: End-of-April 2020-COVID-19 Effects Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

In line with less air travel and fewer hotel bookings, tourism services are also down 26 percent.

The Best Takeout in Durham


Before setting up shop, she got a hospitality and tourism degree at Central – which is where she says she fell in love with cooking – and spent a year in the prestigious culinary program at Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte. The Best Takeout Restaurants in Durham (According to Us).

MRM Research Roundup: Coronavirus Stats and More

Modern Restaurant Management

This can be attributed to a multitude of factors, including Florida’s high tourism rate and large retirement population.

Midwest Tea Festival 2019


Kansas City, MO. September 7 & 8. 10% Discount for T Ching Readers: TCHING2019. Note: Classes are filling up fast. Most require advance registration.). What is a Tea Festival?

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As Tourists Flock to National Parks, Nearby Restaurants Brace for the Coronavirus


As traffic ramps up, tension is also rising within park communities between businesses that rely on tourism and locals who don’t want to be exposed to visitors. Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images.

Rajma Masala Might Be the Perfect Cupboard Comfort Dish for Our Times


Now here we are again in the midst of another pandemic, hastened and marked by irresponsible tourism, largely impacting vulnerable populations, especially Native Americans for whom “disease has never been just disease.”. Getty Images/iStockphoto.