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Microchips to tell travellers when hotel linens were last washed

Travel Weekly’s editor likes to wash his linens just once a year – twice if he manages to accidentally get spew on the sheets.

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Hotel siege leaves 26 dead, 50 wounded

The hotel was rammed by a car containing explosives before being set upon by gunmen for 14 hours, resulting in the tragic deaths of 26 people.

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8 ways to satisfy your adventure-seeking clients in Fiji

For those of you with clients after a holiday filled with plenty of thrills, you need look no further than this handy guide.

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Hotel wrap: Sofitel Sydney joins Virtuoso, Six Senses unveils wellness programs + more!

We’ve even thrown some news in this week’s hotel wrap that your clients who are expecting will love, along with plenty of posh new hotel reveals.

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Aussie hotel group hits back at worker exploitation allegations

A local hotel company has been embroiled in a series of allegations by some of its workers. Find out which one here.

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Hotel review: The Conrad Osaka

When Hilton created its luxury series named after the man himself, Conrad Nicholson Hilton, we knew it was going to be something special.

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Hotel wrap: Hayman Island opens, Waldorf debuts in the Maldives, your own private island + MORE!

It’s been a whirlwind week in the hospitality world, with announcements and expansions aplenty. Here’s the latest digest on all that’s going down in the hotel space.

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Tourist gets Airbnb, Booking.com host banned for using racial slurs

A racist Airbnb and Booking.com host has been removed from both platforms for calling a tourist a “monkey” and a “n*****”. Good riddance.

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Flight Centre’s rebranded hotel management business hits top three in 2019 Asia Pacific Hotel Guide

Hats off to Cross Hotels & Resorts for this achievement. Well, Travel Weekly’s editor has actually left his hat on due to a bad case of bedhead.

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Hotel wrap: OYO’s big US investment, Canberra gets a Sebel, Accor’s Raffles expansion + MORE!

Good news, folks: it’s almost FRIDAY! To celebrate, we’ve wasted most of our morning putting together a longer hotel wrap than usual so you can waste half your afternoon scrolling through it.

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“It’s a game-changer”: Underwater hotel on Great Barrier Reef to open in 2020

by Christian Fleetwood

Guests to this quaint, floating hotel will have the opportunity to sleep with the Great Barrier Reef’s underwater tenants, in a move funded by the Queensland government.

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OPINION: How getting personal could bring the hotel industry back from the brink

by Peter Buttigieg

This blogger argues that hoteliers need to start looking beyond price and getting personal, but not in a deliberately unkind or insulting way.

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