How Hotels Are Boosting Restaurant Revenue with New Digital Tools

Skift Take: As hotels up their food and beverage game, they are using an increasing number of digital tools to help improve efficiency, boost revenue and optimize operations. — Read the Complete Story On Skift

Travelzoo Places Bet on Social Media Marketing in China

A look at Travelzoo’s content being promoted in Mandarin on social media channels. The deals marketer is aiming to expand profitably in China. Sean O’Neill / Skift Skift Take: In traditional business logic, the big beat the small. But in Asia-Pacific today, fast companies beat the slow ones. It’s an open question whether Travelzoo can … [Read more…]

Scariest ghost tours in the US

Salem might be the unofficial Halloweentown of the US, but given its insane popularity, the scariest thing about Salem isn’t the ghosts — it’s the enormous crowds. Part of what makes ghost tours so captivating is using your imagination and suspending disbelief. That’s a bit tough when drunk college kids dressed as the Stranger Things … [Read more…]

Rock climbing the New River Gorge

The New River Gorge is known as the best East Coast climbing destination for a reason: There are more than 1,500 established climbing routes in the area. The stunning views and miles of continuous climbing are all courtesy of the New River, which millennia ago carved out a 1,000-foot-deep gorge near Fayetteville, West Virginia. The … [Read more…]