9 Travel organizers to keep everything sorted on your trip

| November 14, 2018

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Are all travel accessories boring? When it comes to travel – whether, by car, boat, or plane – many of us opt for comfort above all. As a result, we sacrifice style. But that doesn’t need to be the case. Here are seven travel accessories that combine form and function so you can travel in style anywhere you go.

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Trust Hospitality is a privately held company based in Coral Gables, Florida. It has been in business for over 30 years (originally “Tecton Hospitality”) and had its origin as a hotel work-out company for governmental agencies (e.g., FDIC, FSLIC) in the early 1980s. In the mid-1980s it became focused full time on hotel management and for approximately the next 15 years it managed full and limited service branded hotels, including brands from Marriott, Hilton, IHG, Starwood, Choice, and Best Western.

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6 tips & tricks for planning business travel

Article | February 25, 2020

There are many hints out there for how to get the most out of your business travel, thousands if not millions of tips and tricks. That’s why this condensed list of 6 is what we’ve found most useful when planning your first, second, hundredth or with the way society is now, millionth business trip….think about the carbon footprint for that though.

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Travel Trends 2020 — Technology

Article | March 9, 2020

Technology’s a double-edged sword, and it will just get sharper. On one hand, it’s wonderful to have a complete toolbox in one hand (camera, photo library and editor, tickets and itinerary, currency converter, maps and navigation) and access to the wider online world. On the other, it will become even more a DIY world. Not connecting to the cloud? Well you’ll have to Google the issue and fix that. Contacts not loading? Same. Check in online, get to the airport, fix your bag tags and put them on the belt. Tech will become better and more frustrating all at the same time in 2020 and beyond.

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Will the travel industry adopt white box AI?

Article | February 17, 2020

I recently attended a Venture Beat webinar entitled: 3 Keys To Moving Toward White-Box, Explainable AI. The panel discussed varying degrees of transparency in respect to understanding the output from artificial intelligence, the worst being a black box where the underlying decision is masked in AI algorithms. So what does this all mean? Of course, in the travel industry, we traditionally have a different term for a “black box”, but in the context of AI, a black box output implies that it may be challenging for the target audience to understand the rational for a given decision. The key here is defining the target audience.

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As travel giants circle, understanding the economics in tours and activities is vital

Article | March 3, 2020

In the past 24 months, the tours and activities sector has moved from, to borrow a Cinderella analogy, the cinders to the palace, where its untapped potential has moved into the sights of major travel retailers and investors. These retailers and investors, as we know, included Booking Holdings, Tripadvisor and SoftBank via their investments in Klook and GetYourGuide. These moves have led to lots of opportunities for operators and consumers alike, but, as always, change does not come without its casualties. Some operators are to dealing with distributors and they understand that such partners can be both partner and competitor.

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Trust Hospitality LLC

Trust Hospitality is a privately held company based in Coral Gables, Florida. It has been in business for over 30 years (originally “Tecton Hospitality”) and had its origin as a hotel work-out company for governmental agencies (e.g., FDIC, FSLIC) in the early 1980s. In the mid-1980s it became focused full time on hotel management and for approximately the next 15 years it managed full and limited service branded hotels, including brands from Marriott, Hilton, IHG, Starwood, Choice, and Best Western.

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