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Tortoise Takes In Baby Bunny On Cold Night, Begins Beautiful Friendship

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 02.26.2017 | Weird News

The tortoise and the hare may have been fierce rivals, but this real-life tortoise and rabbit are nothing but good buds.A small desert cottontail rabb...

Trump Ordered To Pay $5.77 Million To Golf Club Members He Stiffed

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 02.04.2017 | Politics

A Florida golf course owned by President Donald Trump has been ordered to immediately pay $5.77 million to former members who were denied refunds when...

Just A Suggestion

Ana Garcia | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Ana Garcia

I am always looking for great pet-friendly hotels. But I also have a philosophy as a travel writer that I don't like to write nasty, negative stories...

Delivering a Great Customer Experience: Is It Nature or Nurture?

David Nour | Posted 04.09.2017 | Business
David Nour

When it comes to strategic relationships, I'm particularly curious about where excellence comes from. Is it nature or nurture? Two recent customer s...

The Beach Towns of Northern Miami

Dwight Brown | Posted 03.03.2017 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Vacation bliss has spread from South Beach, the old standby, to northern neighborhoods. Above 90th Street and Collins Avenue, it's less traveled, adul...

Fall in Love in Los Angeles in the 2016 Volvo XC90

Rita Cook | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel
Rita Cook

There's a big scene going on in Los Angeles and it's not on the set of a big budget movie either. Nope, it is in Los Angeles' downtown area where hot...

What Trump's Link to Red Bull Tells Us About His Potential as a Winning Brand

Allen Adamson | Posted 01.04.2017 | Politics
Allen Adamson

Once you've found your focus, communicate your message consistently. Sure, it's normal to want to make this group and then that group happy, but we all know flip-flop is not a pathway to success.

There's A Life-Size Gingerbread House That You Can Dine In

Associated Press | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2016 | Weird News

MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Like something out of "Hansel and Gretel," a larger-than-life gingerbread house made with hundreds of pounds of sugar and spice...

Resorts Reinvent Family Travel

Andrea Poe | Posted 12.21.2016 | Travel
Andrea Poe

Basic kids camps where kids wile away the days making arts and crafts, watching movies and swimming in a pool are on the wane as smart resorts embrace...

Bigger Logos Make You Look Smaller

Ira Kalb | Posted 10.03.2016 | Business
Ira Kalb

It seems that the less people really know about marketing the more they think they know. While this is true of many other subjects too, it is particularly true of marketing.

Ideagen Exclusive Interview With Ritz Carlton's Sue Stephenson

George Sifakis | Posted 08.26.2016 | Impact
George Sifakis

It was an honor to have Sue Stephenson, a Corporate Responsibility Executive with The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, as a speaker at our Ideagen (Idea-gen.com) Summit in June.

11 Interesting Sights In The Kingdom of Bahrain

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 06.15.2016 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

When I recently visited Bahrain, the TSA agent reviewing my passport looked at me curiously and asked me, "Why did you visit Bahrain?" Simple answer: The Kingdom of Bahrain is a great extension to a Dubai or an Abu Dhabi trip. The flights are inexpensive and under an hour.

Egypt: Time to Return? What's New?

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 04.02.2015 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

What's new in Egypt? Plenty and that which is not new will always inspire. The Sphinx awed Napoleon and it certainly still leaves me in awe...every visit.

Breakfast in Berlin

Ana Garcia | Posted 03.08.2015 | Travel
Ana Garcia

Now, when I think of Berlin, I will think of that sublime combination of warm pretzel wrapped in a tissue of Bavarian ham with a touch of homemade mustard.

Art Basel Miami: Mansion Hopping, Facials at the Ritz and Millions of Dollars Worth of Art Talk

Melissa Henderson | Posted 02.10.2015 | Style
Melissa Henderson

From Mansion hopping to drinking to beach parties and discussing art and philosophy, below are some of the highlights from my Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 experience.

Should You Be Planning a Trip to the Caribbean #OneHappyIsland?

JustLuxe | Posted 12.03.2014 | Travel
JustLuxe

First thing is the country's weather and topography. Unlike its neighboring islands, Aruba's terrain is rugged and rocky on the northeast coast, closely resembling a desert-like climate and less like the tropical paradise you may expect.

Taking the Hotel Out of Hotel Restaurant

Stacy Slotnick | Posted 11.25.2014 | Taste
Stacy Slotnick

It is a treat when an expert culinary artist helps you select your own gastronomic adventure.

Look What's For Dinner

Priyadarshini Nandy | Posted 08.16.2014 | Taste
Priyadarshini Nandy

These chefs aren't selling food; they're creating memories that also happen to taste great.

Grand Cayman: Perfect Summer Vacation

Andrea Poe | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Andrea Poe

When travelers think of summer vacation, they don't often conjure images of the Caribbean, but in the case of Grand Cayman, they should.

Slow Food in Grand Cayman

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 07.13.2014 | Travel
Emily Elyse Miller

I mean I don't even need to do that much convincing, one peak at how beautiful this island is and my work is done. Rum cocktails, beach bars, amazing food... and more rum, are you sold yet?

The Best Hotel Restaurants In The US

Thrillist | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel
Thrillist

Credit: J&G Grill, St. Regis Bal Harbour Who says hotels are just for sleeping? Or stealing stuff? Sure, the dining options at the Snellville La Qu...

Hospitality Jobs You Wish You Had

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.16.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

From a fairy godmother to a guacamologist, these are some of the coolest jobs in the hotel industry.

Family Glamping: 8 Hotels With Fabulous Faux Camping

MiniTime | Posted 05.23.2014 | Travel
MiniTime

Located on 18 acres wooded with pine and oak trees, the Houstonian Hotel has a Kids Campout Package that features a room tent, sleeping bags and cushioned mats, along with scene-setting glow-in-the-dark stars and a stuffed raccoon.

Ryan Grim

Christian Charity Loses A Fish Stick Fortune In Caribbean Hotel

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Lutheran charitable foundation lost roughly a third of its endowment in a Caribbean investment scheme gone wrong, the group's most rec...

Best Hotels in Canada 2014

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.30.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

You'll find 10 properties that represent the crème de la crème of Canadian hospitality. While each hotel maintains a unique style, they all hold a prominent spot on our 2014 list of the Best Hotels in Canada thanks to their upscale amenities, inspiring settings and superlative service.