Articles tagged “groups”

Sri Lanka to Reopen Small-Group Tourism in 5-Star Hotels

Sri Lanka to Reopen Small-Group Tourism in 5-Star Hotels

Waruna Karunatilake, Reuters

The peak tourism season in Sri Lanka starts in November. The country is reopening tourism slowly for now, and is catering to luxury travelers in high-end hotels where cleaning regimes are said to be the most rigorous.

4 months ago

The New Signia Hilton Is Designed for Meetings and Events

The New Signia Hilton Is Designed for Meetings and Events

Deanna Ting, Skift

In other words, think of the Signia Hilton as Hilton's take on Crowne Plaza, Marriott Marquis, Sheraton Grand, and Dolce Hotels.

2 years ago

Interview: HotelPlanner CEO Defends His Company’s NRA Ties

Interview: HotelPlanner CEO Defends His Company’s NRA Ties

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Stopping people under 21 years old from being able to effortlessly buy assault rifles is a societal decision. But it remains open for debate on how travel companies should treat a gun lobby that opposes such a move.

3 years ago

Lifestyle Adventure Resorts Target the Future Luxury Traveler

Lifestyle Adventure Resorts Target the Future Luxury Traveler

Greg Oates, Skift

The next generation of upscale soft adventure resorts are building out their experiential programming and content to offer more variety for a wider range of leisure and group clientele.

5 years ago

Group-Booking Site Groupize Secures $2 Million in Funding

Group-Booking Site Groupize Secures $2 Million in Funding

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Group booking has always been a big challenge for startups. Groupize is now five years into the game, and investors have the confidence to see where this heads.

6 years ago

Travefy Acquires Another Group Travel-Planning Site

Travefy Acquires Another Group Travel-Planning Site

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Established trip-planning sites, whether they deal in individual travelers or groups, are not fearful of this acquisition.

6 years ago