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Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom

Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom

Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom Locked Up in a Hotel for a Year, Then a Sudden Taste of Freedom “I’m happy, but it’s a little bit scary,” Emad Moradi, 38, a Kurdish refugee who left Iran in 2013 by boat, said in the hours after his release. He and other refugees …

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One Way to Avoid Other Guests? Book the Entire Hotel

One Way to Avoid Other Guests? Book the Entire Hotel

One Way to Avoid Other Guests? Book the Entire Hotel One Way to Avoid Other Guests? Book the Entire Hotel Larger hotels and resorts are also getting in the game. Groups who can fill a minimum of 70 suites can take over Casa Velas, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, for $49,420 a night. The new “Tower Takeover” (price upon request) at …

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Want a Nice Dinner Out? Your Hotel Room Awaits

Want a Nice Dinner Out? Your Hotel Room Awaits

Want a Nice Dinner Out? Your Hotel Room Awaits Want a Nice Dinner Out? Your Hotel Room Awaits With New Year’s Eve approaching, similar partnerships have cropped up across the country. Here, some of what’s on offer: After restrictions in Boston limited outdoor dining to private property, the UNI restaurant moved all its service to nine semiprivate rooms created by …

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A Hotel That Pays Tribute to Rajasthani Arts and Crafts

A Hotel That Pays Tribute to Rajasthani Arts and Crafts

A Hotel That Pays Tribute to Rajasthani Arts and Crafts A Hotel That Pays Tribute to Rajasthani Arts and Crafts A stone’s throw from the lines of veteran vendors selling sweets, fresh vegetables and gems for fine jewelry at the famous Johri Bazaar in Jaipur’s walled Old City sits a hulking late 19th-century limestone building with a terra cotta-colored facade. …

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As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel

As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel

As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel As His Term Ends, Trump Faces More Questions on Payments to His Hotel Ms. Trump wrote to Mickael C. Damelincourt, the hotel’s general manager, and asked him to call Mr. Gates to negotiate a better deal for the inaugural committee. “It should be a fair market rate,” …

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The Newest Hotel Amenity? Virus-Scrubbed Air

The Newest Hotel Amenity? Virus-Scrubbed Air

The Newest Hotel Amenity? Virus-Scrubbed Air The Newest Hotel Amenity? Virus-Scrubbed Air “In a transient environment, like a hotel, motel or dormitory, you don’t know who was there before you and what their health was,” said Wes Davis, the director of technical services with the Air Conditioning Contractors of America, a trade association, adding that good housekeeping is a top …

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Hotel in Thailand That Jailed American Gets New Tripadvisor Label

Thai Hotel That Put American in Jail Gets New Label on Tripadvisor

Hotel in Thailand That Jailed American Gets New Tripadvisor Label Hotel in Thailand That Jailed American Gets New Tripadvisor Label BANGKOK — The resort hotel in Thailand got its public apology. The unhappy American guest who spent two nights in jail for criticizing the hotel online got his criminal charges dropped. But it was Tripadvisor, the giant online travel review …

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Thai Hotel That Put American in Jail Gets New Label on Tripadvisor

Thai Hotel That Put American in Jail Gets New Label on Tripadvisor

Thai Hotel That Put American in Jail Gets New Label on Tripadvisor Thai Hotel That Put American in Jail Gets New Label on Tripadvisor BANGKOK — The resort hotel in Thailand got its public apology. The unhappy American guest who spent two nights in jail for criticizing the hotel online got his criminal charges dropped. But it was Tripadvisor, the …

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The Future of Hotel Design

The Future of Hotel Design

The Future of Hotel Design The Future of Hotel Design At Virgin Hotels in Chicago, Dallas and Nashville, and coming to Las Vegas early next year, the company’s app was made more robust this year to control room lights, temperature and television. Room configurations separate the back bedroom from the dressing room near the hallway with a barn door behind …

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American Apologizes to Thailand Hotel to Avoid Prison

American Apologizes to Thailand Hotel to Avoid Prison

American Apologizes to Thailand Hotel to Avoid Prison American Apologizes to Thailand Hotel to Avoid Prison BANGKOK — He’s very, very sorry. But the hotel in Thailand that threatened an American guest with prison for his bad reviews may end up with bigger regrets. Wesley Barnes, the American guest, publicly apologized on Friday for his blunt online reviews of the …

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