Monthly Archives: September 2017

Trump replaces travel ban with new restrictions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Citizens of more than half a dozen countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump on Sunday that will replace his expiring travel ban.

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Ritz-Carlton debuts in Geneva

Ritz-Carlton has unveiled its first Swiss property in Geneva.

Located minutes from Pont du Montblanc on the shores of Lake Geneva, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix is housed within a renovated 19th century boutique hotel, offering 75 rooms including 14 suites.

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InterContinental Hotels Group Reveals Name of New Midscale Brand

InterContinental Hotels Group, one of the three largest hotel companies in the world, revealed the name and renderings of its new midscale brand on Monday.

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New Technology Promises Airport Screening of Bags with Laptops and Liquids Inside

The day when travelers do not need to remove their laptops and bottles of shampoo from their carry-on bags has gotten a step closer this week, thanks to a new technology that has been approved for testing by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

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The changing face of airport lounges

One afternoon early this summer, I visited the American Express (Amex) Centurion Lounge in Miami before a flight to Dallas. While there, I enjoyed a 15-minute hand massage, dined on a meal of white bean soup and couscous with roasted chicken and downed two specialty cocktails, one featuring a tropical tequila mix, the other rum with smoky flavors.

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