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A KLM Boeing 747 Is Being Towed to an Amsterdam Hotel to Become a Visitor Attraction

It's being towed from the Schipol Airport. If you’re looking f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 6th, 2019

Tokyo Hotel Puts A Full-Size Boeing 737 Flight Simulator In Room

For those who want to experience an in-flight atmosphere while on the ground, a hotel in Japan is offering a room with a flight simulator. The.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 11th, 2019

"Selfie" part of Buffalo Grand Hotel approved

Buffalo Grand Hotel owner Harry Stinson has made a grandiose prediction when it comes to the downtown hotel’s newest attraction. Stinson, later this year, will begin construction on a $2 million project that will see an elevated wedding chapel - ins.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2019

Need to know: PSBJ unpacks SLS Seattle, all eyes on Boeing in Paris and a middle market list debuts

A luxury hotel in downtown Seattle was set to make a flashy Pacific Northwest debut in the fall of 2017. It had hired staff and booked guests, but shortly before it was scheduled to open, SLS abruptly left town. For more than a year, the company's sudden.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2019

MorningBiz with Bill Roy: April 24, 2019 (Video)

The troubles with the 737 MAX hit Boeing's bottom line. Another deadline extension for a Wichita hotel. A Wichita radio station group has a new general m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2019

Four questions with Lisa Paulson

Lisa Paulson, executive director of Maui Hotel & Lodging Association, shares her thoughts on the needs, challenges and highlights in Maui’s visitor industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Report: American Jazz Museum needs ‘complete rethinking,’ new leadership

Consultants assessing Kansas City’s American Jazz Museum concluded that the 18th & Vine attraction needs to temporarily shut down, undergo a “complete rebirth” and reorganize its leadership. The museum needs “a revamped financial model, visitor .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2018

Watch the Tesla that just towed a Boeing 787 Dreamliner set a new world record

Youtube / Qantas In Melbourne today, a Tesla Model X P100D set a Guinness World Record as the heaviest tow by an electric p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 15th, 2018

Polar Bear Breaks Into Norwegian Hotel, Gets Stuck

A hotel in Norway's Arctic archipelago of Svalbard received an unwelcome visitor and the governor had to fly by in a helicopter before the animal left......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 7th, 2018

Gap widens between arrivals and hotel occupancy: is Airbnb the reason?

While visitor arrivals increased seven percent in May, hotel occupancy only rose 1.5 percentage points to 79.5 percent when compared to last year, hinting at the growing popularity of alternative accommodations in the Islands......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

For $260 a night, you can stay in this Boeing 727 airplane-turned-hotel suite perched 50 feet high in Costa Rica — take a look inside

Courtesy of Hotel Costa Verde Upon first glance, you might think this Boeing 727 in the photo above had an unfortunate crash landing in the jungle. But it's actually a hotel — and yes, you can stay in it. The fuselage, or the frame .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

Ticket Sales Dry Up for Noah’s Ark Tourist Attraction

Visitor count appears to fall far, far short of estimates. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 3rd, 2018

New nonstop flight from Tampa to Amsterdam opens up more than 80 international destinations

The new nonstop route to Amsterdam means more than just another tourist destination. It opens the gates for Tampa Bay businesses to easily connect to Amsterdam and beyond. “We are well-regarded as a visitor destination,” Tampa Hillsborough E.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

KLM to add Las Vegas-Amsterdam nonstops

KLM will fly its Amsterdam-Las Vegas flights on its Boeing 787-9 “Dreamliners.” The planes seat 294 passengers, including 30 in business c.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 21st, 2018

Europe’s citizenM is trying to crack into the U.S. hotel market with steel-framed modular construction

Amsterdam-based hotelier citizenM has North America in its sites for major expansion that favors modular construction. Having already opened two modular hotels .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkOct 31st, 2018

Legoland Florida files plans to build miniature golf course

The Winter Haven-based theme park has major expansion plans not only for an attraction area, but also for its hotel. The park, owned by Merlin Entertainments Plc. (LON: MERL), will be building a nine-hole miniature golf course that will connect t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Catering To Boeing And Hotel Guests, Comprehensive Port Development Advances

All ports are workhorses. Not all are innovators. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 14th, 2018

Prosecutors probing hotel company paid to shelter homeless

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are investigating whether Amsterdam Hospitality Group, which the city has paid tens of millions to house the homeless, overbilled contractors and evaded taxes. [] "> To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay adds amenities as it struggles to pay debt service, woo visitors

The Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort is sprucing up its spa, golf course and other amenities as the tourist season approaches. The Eastern Shore hotel announced enhancements to its lounge, spa, pool area and more as it works to attract visitor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

"Prostitutes Should Not Be A Tourist Attraction" Says Amsterdam"s Mayor

Amsterdam's Mayor Femke Halsema is looking to put the kibosh on the city's legendary red light district, suggesting that it's "humiliating" and "unacceptable" to turn prostitution into a tourist attraction, reports Dutch News.  Hals.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 15th, 2019

"The Impact On Tourism Is Huge:" Hong Kong Hotel Crisis Erupts Amid Escalating Protests ​​​​​​​

Hong Kong might not be able to avoid a financial crisis this year or next despite possible stimulus packages to shore up its faltering economy amid violent protests across the city. This has led to a rapid decline in tourism, forcing ma.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 18th, 2019