So, the buzzwords and gossip talk for hotel marketing is that people want authentic, personalized experiences, and itineraries that match their mood or proclivities. It seems the rancor for packages (not Continue Reading…

So we know there’s “Hacker-Fares” on Kayak. Not too big a deal, considering that airlines are a commodity, and they don’t care if you book one way, round trip, etc.  They’ve got their game, and you can Continue Reading…

These things have come so far. these will be TVs, billboards that direct NFC advertise to guests, or provide personalized information (or both), coupled with being moving art, and then simply a mirror.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ApG4sw0sK0U small demo   insanely Continue Reading…

As many of you know, I’m a partner at Waterford Hotels & Inns, but maintain this blog to wax on the industry and trends.  I don’t often pat myself on the back, but it’s not just me… it’s my partners, our Continue Reading…

http://www.travelweekly.com/Arnie-Weissmann/Passages-and-passion It’s encouraging that people are realizing products, stuff, consumerism is out…. and experience is in. Please revisit this post Continue Reading…