Hilton received 22 honors from U.S. News & World Report this year, with three of their properties receiving new awards for Best Hotels in the USA and 19 of their properties receiving awards for Best Hotel within their market.
“For nearly a century, our number on priority each and every day has been to provide guests world-class hospitality. The U.S. News & World Report recognition reinforces our commitment to developing direct relationships with our guests and ensuring an outstanding, innovative experience,” said Jim Holthouser, executive vice president, global brands, Hilton Worldwide.
Properties are chosen based on both expert and guest reviews, as well as hotel class ratings. Luxury hotels within the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean are eligible to receive recognition.
Recipients of the Best Hotels in the USA award include:
- Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel
- Waldorf Astoria Chicago
- Waldorf Astoria Orlando
Recipients of the Best Hotels within their market award include:
- Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton
- Conrad Indianapolis
- Conrad New York
- Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
- Hilton Columbus Downtown
- Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
- Hilton Omaha
- Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites
- Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront
- La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
- Providence Biltmore, Curio Collection by Hilton
- The Arctic Club Seattle
- The Highland Dallas, Curio Collection by Hilton
- The Towers of the Waldorf Astoria
- Waldorf Astoria New York
- Hilton Mexico City Reforma
- Hilton Mexico City Santa Fe
- Hilton Lac-Leamy
One of Barcelona’s newest luxury hotels is located at the corner of modernity and tradition. As the name indicates, The Corner Hotel is situated on a flat corner in Barcelona’s L’Eixample neighborhood, a vast area of the city full of Modernist buildings and grid-like avenues.
Since 1970, Goway Travel has been committed to providing customized travel experiences for world travelers. Few things are better evidence of this commitment than being awarded the 2019 Trazees award for Favorite Tour Operator. Goway Travel heartily thanks the readers of Trazee Travel for this honor and for their confidence in Goway’s work in creating travel memories that’ll last a lifetime.
LATAM Airlines Group S.A. and its affiliates in Chile, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and the United States initiated a reorganization and restricting of debt under Chapter 11 protection in the United States, in light of the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The reorganization provides LATAM the ability to reduce debt, access new sources of financing and continue operations.
Parma, Italy, was set to take center stage in 2020 as the Italian Capital of Culture, but COVID-19 interrupted those plans. Last week, the Italian government announced that, as a result of the global pandemic, Parma’s designation will continue through 2021.
The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.
A first of its kind in the region, The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi launched a safe and clean certification program. The program seeks to uplift and standardize cleanliness and hygiene levels across all businesses and organizations in the tourism sector, including hotels, malls and other attractions. DCT Abu Dhabi will offer certifications that ensure compliance of standardized hygiene levels, and the program will roll out in phases, with the first dedicated to hotels.
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announced a collaboration with John Hopkins Medicine International on its Lead With Care global health and safety program. John Hopkins Medicine experts will review and validate the Lead With Care program, which will then be implemented at Four Seasons properties around the world.
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Saint Lucia announced a phased plan to reopen island tourism responsibly, beginning June 4. Phase One includes welcoming international flights at Hewanorra International Airport from the United States only. In preparation, 1,500 hotel rooms are being prepared to open. The approach to reopening continues through July 31.