Oracle Hospitality Takes Hotel and Vendor Gripes Seriously At Last

Alex Alt, senior vice president and general manager of Oracle Hospitality, spoke at the company’s customer conference in Singapore in late 2019. Oracle Skift Take: For too long, Oracle Hospitality, a giant in the hotel tech space, has prioritized internal needs. Now it’s changed its tune. It says it’s making hotels the boss. The long … [Read more…]

Using Budget Airlines To Score Cheap Flight Deals

The Top Budget Airlines for Flying Cheap Flying Travel Tips Everyone wants to save money when they travel, and flying can be expensive. Here’s how I use budget airlines & low-cost carriers to score cheap flights around the world! I’m always looking to save money when I travel, and I travel a lot. Booking the … [Read more…]

River cruise in Provence, France

If you’ve long been curious to explore France’s storied southeastern region — from the lavender-filled fields of Provence to the hilly wine country near Lyon — consider doing so by boat. A Rhône river cruise gives you time to shop at bustling farmers markets, marvel at medieval palaces, and meander through vineyards while getting you … [Read more…]

White House architectural order

It’s a good thing that one of the responsibilities of the Executive Branch isn’t determining what constitutes “good art” and “bad art.” While all forms of art and architecture are subjective, most would probably agree that the US government isn’t exactly an authority on architectural aesthetics, but that may not stop them from dabbling anyway. … [Read more…]