Covid Scotland: University students unable to travel amid red list hotel quarantine chaos

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Complaints have emerged that Corporate Travel Management (CTM), the company hired by the government to book hotel quarantine for those coming from overseas from countries deemed to have high levels of Covid, have not sent booking emails and are unavailable on the phone, leaving students unable to board flights without confirmation of their £2,285 hotel quarantine accommodation.

Anyone coming from a country on the red list needs to quarantine in a hotel for ten days after arriving in Scotland.

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Travel authority serves up culinary kudos for San Antonio hotel

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San Antonio’s much-praised Hotel Emma at Pearl sits at the head of the culinary class among Texas hotels.


Hotel Emma, which opened in 2015, holds the distinction of being the only hotel in the Lone Star State highlighted on a new list from Fodor’s featuring the 11 U.S. hotels with the best restaurants.


“Hotels are no longer just for tourists, but a true gathering place for everyone,” Bill Petrella, general manager and CEO of Hotel Emma, tells Fodor’s. “While the definition of luxury has changed, travelers are seeking new, fresh, and authentic experiences, and are interested

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Hotel Stocks Are Improving, but Risks Persist

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Hotel-property stocks have trailed the market in recent months. New data show that the companies’ fundamentals are improving, but significant questions over Covid-19 variants and business travel could still undercut a rebound.

Real-estate investment trusts are behind many hotels and resorts. Companies such as

Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.

and

Apple Hospitality REIT Inc.

own the hotel properties and earn revenue from rooms rented and food and drinks sold. In turn, the REITs pay management fees to operators such as

Marriott International Inc.

to run the properties.

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These are the best hotel rewards programs of the year

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If booking a hotel room this summer left your wallet significantly lighter, chances are you’re thinking about joining a hotel rewards program in hopes of saving a few bucks, or at least getting a few perks.

But with so many options, how do you choose a program to join? U.S. News & World Report today announced the 2021-22 Best Travel Rewards Programs which included ranking 15 hotel loyalty programs. 

“Wyndham Rewards takes the No. 1 spot on the Best Hotel Rewards Programs ranking thanks in part to its large network of hotels in popular vacation destinations and high award availability,”

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! Murcia Today – Mar Menor Hotel Revenue Drops As Booking Interest Plummets

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Date Published: 27/08/2021

The current issues affecting the lagoon has impacted on the tourism sector, with September bookings grinding to a halt

The deterioration of the saltwater lagoon of the Mar Menor not only has detrimental environmental consequences but has also decimated the tourism sector, according to the hotel management association of Cartagena and Comarca, Hostecar. Since several tons of dead fish and crustaceans washed up on the area’s shores in the middle of the summer season, the hostelry sector in La Manga and the southern area of the Mar Menor has reportedly suffered a decrease in turnover of between
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New hotel ups game at Resorts World NY; Bally’s AC serves top lobster roll; Geno’s back at Rivers

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For the past decade, Resorts World New York, the electronic-game-only gambling den that sits adjacent to JFK International Airport in the borough of Queens, has offered its guests 6,500 units with which they could court Lady Luck, as well as an array of dining options from fast-food to ultra-pricey, headliner entertainment and live horse racing at Aqueduct Racetrack, which is part of the RWNY complex. But it could never offer them a place to lay their weary heads.

That changed a couple of weeks ago when the 400-room Hyatt Regency JFK Airport at Resorts World New York opened

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