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At Washington Airports and Hotels: Anxiety and Tightened Security

At Washington Airports and Hotels: Anxiety and Tightened Security

At Washington Airports and Hotels: Anxiety and Tightened Security At Washington Airports and Hotels: Anxiety and Tightened Security Before the riots, United Airlines moved its crews from downtown Washington hotels and increased staffing at area airports. The airline has been and continues to be working with the Transportation Security Administration and law enforcement agencies, including the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. …

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With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile

With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile

With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile LONDON — There were a few places Roland Le felt comfortable sleeping in London: the doorway of shops he knew were closed and a wooded area near the city’s canal. Still, Mr. Le, who became homeless after he lost his …

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The Hotels Reimagining Their Rooms as Stylish Work Spaces

The Hotels Reimagining Their Rooms as Stylish Work Spaces

The Hotels Reimagining Their Rooms as Stylish Work Spaces The Hotels Reimagining Their Rooms as Stylish Work Spaces For some people fortunate enough to be working from home during the pandemic, forgoing a commute and sending emails from the living room has been a surprisingly welcome adjustment. For others — especially those sharing small spaces with loved ones — not …

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After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels

After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels After Perilous Atlantic Journey, Migrants Await Their Fate in Canary Island Hotels PUERTO RICO, Spain — After braving the Atlantic on a rickety and overcrowded fishing boat for six days, a group of young Senegalese has spent the past three weeks in a three-star hotel in the Canary …

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11 Hotels to Visit in Your Dreams

11 Hotels to Visit in Your Dreams

11 Hotels to Visit in Your Dreams 11 Hotels to Visit in Your Dreams With travel restrictions holding on account of the ongoing battle against the pandemic, we’re left to reminisce about past trips or plan far ahead, choosing some uncertain date for a future one. In lieu of the real thing, though, those can be pleasant exercises, especially when …

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Hotels Tout Cleaning, But Guests Say, ‘My Room Was Dirty’

Hotels Tout Cleaning, But Guests Say, ‘My Room Was Dirty’

Hotels Tout Cleaning, But Guests Say, ‘My Room Was Dirty’ Hotels Tout Cleaning, But Guests Say, ‘My Room Was Dirty’ Henry Harteveldt, the founder of Atmosphere Research Group, a San Francisco-based travel market research firm, also conducted a survey of 2,500 business and leisure travelers in the United States last month. Three-quarters of respondents said they were somewhat or very …

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Rapid Testing is at Parties, Concerts and Hotels. Social Distance Still Required.

Rapid Testing is at Parties, Concerts and Hotels. Social Distance Still Required.

Rapid Testing is at Parties, Concerts and Hotels. Social Distance Still Required. Rapid Testing is at Parties, Concerts and Hotels. Social Distance Still Required. Dr. Asma Rashid, who runs a members-only medical concierge service in the Hamptons, has received some of the most sought-after party invitations this summer. “We’ve gone to these private, private, private events, where they have me …

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Forget Spas and Bars. Hotels Tout Housekeeping to Lure Back Travelers.

Forget Spas and Bars. Hotels Tout Housekeeping to Lure Back Travelers.

Forget Spas and Bars. Hotels Tout Housekeeping to Lure Back Travelers. Forget Spas and Bars. Hotels Tout Housekeeping to Lure Back Travelers. When Beau Phillips checked into a hotel near Toledo recently, a table in front of the counter barricaded him from getting too close to the clerk, who wore a mask and stood behind a plastic window. “The key …

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Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What?

Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What?

Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What? Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What? The hotel first opened on Sept. 10, 2001, and catered to the Hamptons Magazine/Ocean Drive set. “Impeccable timing,” he said. But after the disaster that followed, the enemy was clear, the devastation finite. Capitalism became a cause, with elected leaders imploring people in 2001 …

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Hotels vs. Airbnb: Has Covid-19 Disrupted the Disrupter?

Hotels vs. Airbnb: Has Covid-19 Disrupted the Disrupter?

Hotels vs. Airbnb: Has Covid-19 Disrupted the Disrupter? Hotels vs. Airbnb: Has Covid-19 Disrupted the Disrupter? Airbnb, born in 2008, famously disrupted the hotel industry. It stole market share, put pressure on hotel rates, inspired the creation of affordable brands and saw hotels across the spectrum create restaurants, bars and lobbies that channeled the local vibe. Airbnb’s recent layoff of …

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