Hospitality and Travel (Podcast)

Modern Restaurant Management

In this episode of The Main Course , host Barbara Castiglia talked with Joe Robert-Thornton, EVP and COO of HMSHost, a world leader in creating dining for travel venues. When folks compared the toll the travel industry took during the pandemic, they made comparisons to 9/11.

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Trending! Travel bubbles: the next big opportunity in hospitality

Typsy

Although many regions around the world are looking at declining coronavirus rates, the wide spread ban on international travel has been a blow to many hospitality businesses - but this may be starting to change.

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Top Travel Industry Trends for 2021

Gourmet Marketing

The travel industry has shifted and reshaped forever following the COVID-19 pandemic. Surveys from industry leaders like Tripadvisor indicate an enthusiasm among travelers to get back to traveling and visiting loved ones, both domestically and internationally. Domestic Travel.

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How Far Customers Are Willing to Travel to Spend Money

Indoor Media

How Far Will Customers Travel to a Business? Whether your business is a restaurant, an auto repair shop, or a salon, you absolutely must ensure that people in your area, as well as people traveling through your area, find their way through your doors.

Food That Travels Well for Delivery: Tips for COVID-19

7 Shifts

Whether you have been offering delivery and takeout for years, or have had to make a recent pivot during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to know which food travels best for delivery—and how to change up your menu to stay profitable while dine-in isn't an option.

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Inis Mór, Aran Islands #TasteTheIsland Travel Guide [AD]

Gastro Gays

Only behind the UK and Iceland in size, Ireland, being an island itself, also boasts little collections of smaller islands off its mainland… The post Inis Mór, Aran Islands #TasteTheIsland Travel Guide [AD] appeared first on GastroGays. Sponsored by Discover Ireland Did you know Ireland is Europe’s third-largest island?

How Your Hotel Can Attract Business Travelers

Gourmet Marketing

Business travel took a hit when COVID-19 began, and the hotel and travel industry felt its effects. However, now that states are reopening, companies are discussing traveling once again, even if it may be limited. Once business travel starts to pick back up, travelers will want a safe and comfortable place to stay. Below are a few ways your hotel can attract business travelers. Offer business traveler loyalty programs.

Food, It Turns Out, Has Little to Do With Why I Love to Travel 

EATER

It’s the people that make a place — but these days, human interaction is hard to come by I used to love to travel. Let me be clear: I absolutely would not and do not recommend frivolous travel.

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What Travelers Want in F&B and US Foods Scholars

Modern Restaurant Management

What’s Important to Travelers. SevenRooms released its “Checking In For F&B” report, which uncovered the most important things to today’s traveler when it comes to food and beverage at hotels. Knowing that food and beverage can be an incredible asset for hotel brands, setting them apart in a sea of options available to today’s savvy traveler, SevenRooms set out to uncover which elements would encourage travelers to stay at a certain hotel.

Travel’s Grand Return

EATER

The feeling in the air is travel — and it’s happening. Eater Travel has spent the past several months with locals on the ground in cities across North America, updating existing maps and whipping up new ones, showing you where to eat in more than 100 destinations across the U.S.,

Going The Extra Mile For Your Hotel Guests Once Travel Picks Back Up

Gourmet Marketing

With this new confidence comes hope and optimism for the travel and hotel industries. Over the past nine months, your hotel has hopefully been preparing for an inevitable uptick in travel. Travel will look different after the pandemic ends, and your guests will expect you to go above the extra mile to gain their trust. Travel Insurance. Travel insurance is on the rise.

25 Of The Best Budget Travel Blogs

Lady Boss Blogger

Are you interested in seeing the best budget travel blogs out there and how they’ve gotten their smart? It’s all about discovering the value of things and learning from other travelers and bloggers. The post 25 Of The Best Budget Travel Blogs appeared first on LadyBossBlogger.

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A Taste of Spain: Travel, Food and Wine Writing Class in Rioja

Sante

1 to get a $400 discount on the Travel Writing in Rioja Class! This one-week intensive class will introduce you to essential techniques of travel, food and wine writing and give you expert, insider advice about how to submit and publish finished travel stories. Rioja Spain.jpg.

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A Taste of Spain: Travel, Food and Wine Writing Class in Rioja

Sante

1 to get a $400 discount on the Travel Writing in Rioja Class! This one-week intensive class will introduce you to essential techniques of travel, food and wine writing and give you expert, insider advice about how to submit and publish finished travel stories. Rioja Spain.jpg.

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Missing Travel? This 'Irreverent Guide' Visits Anthony Bourdain's Favorite Places

The Salt

World Travel: An Irreverent Guide is based on the TV chef's writings and an interview conducted just before his death. "He always made people feel like they belonged," says a former Bourdain producer.

The 5 Best Wine Varietals Around the World Worth Traveling For

Sante

Oenophiles around the world are onboard with the latest travel trend: entire holidays centered around a favorite wine region, grape varietal or vineyard. An epic wine tasting tour paired with on-site winery stays and an authentic travel experience is a must for wine lovers on holiday.

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How To Become A Successful Travel Blogger

Lady Boss Blogger

Travel blogging has been all the rage, especially within the last 5-10 years. You’ve probably thought about becoming a successful travel blogger, but you may talk yourself out of it with questions such as: How can I afford it?

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10 Companies That Pay Influencers To Travel

Lady Boss Blogger

Did you know that companies pay influencers to travel? Traveling to exciting destinations for free, being pampered, treated to nice meals, and getting paid to do it sounds too good to be real. The post 10 Companies That Pay Influencers To Travel appeared first on LadyBossBlogger.

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7 Best Aesthetically Pleasing Travel Bloggers On Instagram

Lady Boss Blogger

Most travel bloggers seem as though they live the life almost everyone envies—aesthetically pleasing and picture-perfect shots at landmarks, of sunsets, and on boats off the Italian coast. The post 7 Best Aesthetically Pleasing Travel Bloggers On Instagram appeared first on LadyBossBlogger.

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Travel Searches Plunged 64%, but These Comfort Destinations Remain the Most Popular During Lockdown

Sante

The force behind the hashtag #StaySafeStayHome has significantly affected the travel and hospitality industries since the onset of COVID-19. A recent survey by RENTCafe shares interesting travel insights that may affect your hospitality business. Stacey Sears.

10 Inspirational Hospitality Industry Stories During COVID-19

Social Hospitality

Long Island City-based JetBlue and United Airlines are offering free round-trip flights for medical volunteers traveling to New York City to join the frontline in the battle against COVID-19. Amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic, there is a lot of negativity online and in the news.

11 Tips From a Travel Blogger For Your Long Haul Fight

Gastro Gays

As you may have noticed from our site, we’ve mostly, kind-of, exclusively explored Europe for the past 3/4 years since we’ve been travel writing. Living in Ireland, we’re lucky to be very well connected to… The post 11 Tips From a Travel Blogger For Your Long Haul Fight appeared first on GastroGays.

7 Tips for Hospitality Marketing During COVID-19

Social Hospitality

However, no one understands the consequences more than the travel and hospitality industries. After all, you don’t want to pay for search traffic if no one is actively searching for travel destinations. Inspire business travelers to extend their trip for some leisurely downtime.

5 Examples of Customer Service Innovation in Hospitality

Social Hospitality

Customer Relations Hotels Marketing Restaurants Technology Travel ArticlesThe hospitality industry constantly changes and evolves in the face of new industry and consumer trends. Unique socio-economic shifts also dictate the course of the market.

Kittea: Taking the Path Less Travelled

Candy Bar

The post Kittea: Taking the Path Less Travelled appeared first on CandyBar.co Merchant Stories: Real stories from real people – successes and struggles from the small business owner. Here’s Inez from Kittea, and how a sketch turned into thriving eCommerce business. We’ll […].

Travel Itinerary: The Cliff Coast –– Galway and Clare Staycation

Gastro Gays

Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way is a mammoth 2,500km stretch along the country’s rugged, ocean-battered coastline, running from Donegal right down to Cork. At its mid-point is the colourful, eclectically electric and craft and craic-filled city… Features

How To Travel The World Affordably As An Influencer

Lady Boss Blogger

The post How To Travel The World Affordably As An Influencer appeared first on LadyBossBlogger. Blog Resources Business Resources Influencer Resources

9 Important Hospitality Sales and Marketing Tips

Social Hospitality

According to the data from the 2019 Travel and Hospitality Industry Outlook by Deloitte , industry growth is consistent throughout the past decade. That’s not just because people are traveling more. If you travel around the Provence, you will likely miss this beautiful village.

Disruption Decade: Travel and Tourism Impact

Foodable

He is also the co-founder of Jumia Travel, Africa’s largest hotel booking portal. The two discuss the troubling effects coronavirus has and will continue to have on travel and tourism. Travel habits may also change.

The Benefits of Guest Feedback in the Hospitality Industry

Social Hospitality

Especially now, when travel is affected by the COVID pandemic. Customer Relations Dining Articles Hotels Restaurants Travel ArticlesThe hospitality industry is the poster child of customer-centricity and always putting the customers’ needs first. This mindset is now embodied by other industries as well. Customers are now accustomed to a new level of customer care.

FinnAir Believes Travelers Miss Flying And Airplane Food

The Salt

The airline has partnered with a local supermarket chain in Finland to recreate its business-class meals. It will sell dishes once featured on Europe-to-Asia flights such as reindeer meatballs

Travel is back: Get insights you need to understand what that means for you

OpenTable

According to a report from American Express, 76% of… The post Travel is back: Get insights you need to understand what that means for you appeared first on Open for Business. With vaccination rates rising, Americans are once again on the move.

‘Street Food: Latin America’ Explores the Lives of Vendor All-Stars When Travel Is Impossible

EATER

Travel shows, especially those focused on food, exist for two reasons. They’re escapism for those who can’t travel and aspirational for those who can. No joy was taken in the realization that I should have worked less and traveled more before COVID-19 changed everything.

Dubrovnik to Kotor: A Delicious Coastal Route along the Adriatic from Croatia through Montenegro

Gastro Gays

Roughly half the length of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, tracing the road which hugs the coast from Dubrovnik in Croatia to Ulcinj in Montenegro takes less than four hours, but stretching it out creates the… The post Dubrovnik to Kotor: A Delicious Coastal Route along the Adriatic from Croatia through Montenegro appeared first on GastroGays.

Stay Here: A 15th Century Irish Castle Escape in Co. Kilkenny

Gastro Gays

Did you know we’ve never seen a single episode of Game of Thrones?

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Stay Here: The InterContinental, Dublin

Gastro Gays

Dublin’s only five-star “Urban Resort”, The InterContinental (formerly The Four Seasons) is set in the leafy but still-central, well heeled neighbourhood of Donnybrook on two acres of manicured gardens.

Ultimate Guide To…Stockholm, Sweden

Gastro Gays

Slider Stockholm Sweden Travel best restaurants stockholm foodie guide to stockholm gastrogays sweden gastrogays travel guide blog Museums Stockholm Sweden stockholm city travel guide stockholm designer hotel stockholm food tours stockholm food travel blog stockholm gastrogays stockholm guide stockholm restaurants stockholm where to eat sweden stockholm travel guide trains stockholm city transport travel tips stockholm

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The Cross Guns, Navan, Co. Meath

Gastro Gays

When it comes to championing local, it’s important that it runs the gamut from high end, fine dining restaurants right down to casual, drop-in cafes.

Tel Aviv-Yafo ?? ???? City Guide

Gastro Gays

City Guides Israel Tel Aviv Travel best restaurants in Tel Aviv food in Tel Aviv gastrogays tel aviv guide to tel aviv Tel Aviv Eurovision host Tel Aviv food recommendations Tel Aviv Israel travel guide Tel Aviv travel blog tel aviv travel guide Tel Aviv-Yafo blog travel food Tel Aviv-Yafo travelWe recently spent around ten days in Tel Aviv, Israel during Eurovision, when the city hosted in May 2019.

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Donostia – San Sebastián: City Guide

Gastro Gays

In paid partnership with Aer Lingus It only took us over six years (and almost a decade of being a food-obsessive couple) to get ourselves to San Sebastián. So overdue and so long atop our… The post Donostia – San Sebastián: City Guide appeared first on GastroGays.

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Stay Here: MJ’s Hotel, Malmö – “Your Urban Oasis”

Gastro Gays

Hotels Malmö Skåne County Sweden Travel best hotel in Malmö best travel hotel Sweden Malmö designer hotel Malmö Sweden gastrogays sweden gastrogays travel last minute hotel Malmö MJ's Hotel Malmö MJS Hotel top hotel Malmö top hotels Sweden Travel blog hotel Sweden Travel blog Malmö travel blogger sweden

Dingle, Co. Kerry: A Guide to What to See, Do, Eat and Drink!

Gastro Gays

Ireland Travel best cafes Dingle best pubs in Dingle best restaurants Dingle Blas na hEireann Dingle day tours Dingle Dick Mack's Dingle dingle Dingle Co. The old wartime song ‘It’s A Long Way To Tipperary’ is null and void thanks to the joy of the M7 for folk like ourselves from the Pale. Instead, in 2019, maybe we should all… The post Dingle, Co. Kerry: A Guide to What to See, Do, Eat and Drink! appeared first on GastroGays.

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Stay Here: The Westin Dublin

Gastro Gays

Set on College Green beside Trinity College, The Westin Dublin opened in 2001 after an expansive construction which linked three historic buildings.