Articles tagged “design”

Tourism

Biggest Innovators in Travel and Hospitality: Summer Edition

We're back with another installment of inspiration in hotels and hospitality, with an emphasis on craft and touch amidst a hyped-up business cycle for luxury. Here are a few brands, ideas, and services that deserved a hat tip in the first half of 2023.

Biggest Innovators in Travel and Hospitality: Summer Edition

Hotels

This Boutique Hotel Isn’t Your Parent’s Beach Getaway

Millennial and Gen Z designers just opened a boutique in California that may overturn assumptions about beachside hotels. Plus, its web-based app hints at what next-gen guests expect in service.

This Boutique Hotel Isn’t Your Parent’s Beach Getaway

Hotels

Hotel Lobbies Get Glow Ups as Lighting Becomes Central to Design Innovation

Funky furniture and art grab all the glory in hotel design talk on Instagram and TikTok. But lighting has under-appreciated importance. This example of a lighting refresh at this Dominican Republic resort could offer broader lessons to the sector.

Hotel Lobbies Get Glow Ups as Lighting Becomes Central to Design Innovation

Hotels

The Boutique Hotel Trend Arrives in Branson, Missouri

These Missouri hotel innovators asked themselves: What should thoughtful, modern hospitality look like in the Ozarks? The verdict is still out on their just-opened boutique hotel. But their approach offers a peak into current trends in design thinking.

The Boutique Hotel Trend Arrives in Branson, Missouri

News Blog

IDEAS: Moonpass Lookouts, An Elevated Lodging Experience

Situated amid 55 acres of woodland in Wallace, Idaho, MoonPass Lookouts will feature a collection of five bespoke fire lookout towers elevated 30 feet above the ground. The towers have been designed to offer guests an 'unparalleled opportunity to witness the celestial wonders above.' Credit: Moonpass Lookouts Moonpass Lookouts is the latest venture for Kristie…

Airlines

Qantas Unveils a Wellness Zone as Part of Its A350 Cabin Design

The design is the first of its kind and is one of many innovative ideas by Qantas as it implements Project Sunrise.

Qantas Unveils a Wellness Zone as Part of Its A350 Cabin Design

News Blog

IDEAS: Riyadh Air Unveils Striking New Livery

Riyadh Air, Saudi Arabia's newest airline, has unveiled the first of two new livery designs set to be featured on its aircraft when it commences operation in 2025 on its social media channels. Credit: Riyadh Air The striking purple livery, which the airline calls a perfect blend of "cutting-edge technology and timeless elegance," is being…

News Blog

IDEAS: A Blending of Contemporary Architecture and Tradition in Marrakech

Maison Brummell Majorelle – an 8-room design-driven boutique hotel located in Marrakech – balances contemporary sculptural design with a traditional Moroccan undertone to stand out to design-minded travelers coming to Morocco. Courtesy of Emily Andrews Located across from this historic city's Majorelle Gardens and a short walk from the Yves Saint Laurent museum, the Maison was…

Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines Unveils 787 Dreamliner Design Details

The 787-9 Dreamliner, the new flagship aircraft for Hawaiian Airlines, offers a multitude of intricately designed features to honor Hawaiian history.

Hawaiian Airlines Unveils 787 Dreamliner Design Details

Hotels

This Artist Paints for the World’s Best Hotels

French artist Elizabeth Stenne has been producing artworks for famous hotels for more than 30 years — and she still thrives taking on diverse commissions with tight deadlines.

This Artist Paints for the World’s Best Hotels