NEW YORK (Reuters) – A information breach at 20 U.S. hotels operated by HEI Hotels & Resorts for Starwood, Marriott, Hyatt and Intercontinental could have divulged fee card knowledge from tens of thousands of meals, drink and other transactions, HEI said on Sunday.
Enter the ‘Hotel Carbon Measurement Initiative.’ The International Tourism Partnership ITP.L has teamed up with the World Travel and Tourism Council to work out a approach to measure the customer’s carbon footprint. The initiative will, its proponents hope, assist to realize consistency in the way in which hotels report their emissions. Once formalised, ITP’s director Stephen Farrant informed a current trade seminar, clients will be capable to get correct data on the carbon price booking an in a single day stay or a meeting.
I personally feel that the lavatory is the most important unit of a lodge room. In 1970 I bear in mind staying a night in a resort room in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, the place the toilet was located very near the tub. I needed to put my toes up on the bath when sitting on the commode! Most just lately, I stayed in an inexpensive hotel in Bangkok which had a very tight rest room. There was an open shower which was almost over a small commode.
Stories are on the market about guests to Las Vegas who’ve been here many times before with none , all of a sudden, they are burglarized in their lodge room. There was a narrative in the newspaper just lately here about a lady who had been visiting Las Vegas for over 30 years, and he or she normally stayed in one favorite hotel every time. Then she was given a room where the chain lock did not work. (Thank you for clearing that up, VB!) Thinking they could belief this lodge, she and a friend stayed within the room anyway.
In a 2012 report, research firm Euromonitor lists the hotel chains which are greatest making use of the sustainability development to their food and beverage offerings. Marriott International, it says, inspired 780 full-service hotels to get nearly half of their seafood from certified sustainable fisheries and farms in 2011, while in April of that year Hilton began providing low-calorie and low-fats breakfast options.