Christmas in Asia (Photo courtesy: Marriott)

News

Two HK Christmas offerings

A Christmas HK F&B round-up: Foxglove – White Christmas – 24th & 25th December Mrs. Pound – A Naughty Night at Mrs. Pound! – 24th & 25th December  CRFT-PIT – Christmas Feasts To-Go Elephant Grounds – Hot Chocolate Series  New Year’s Eve Foxglove – NYE Black and White Ball featuring Bloodest Saxophone from Tokyo – 31st December Mrs. Pound – NYE

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News

Marriott party

Festive venues

Nestled on the edge of Lantau Island, the Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Hotel provides “a refreshing escape from the bustling city and an alternative option for meetings, conferences,” and at this time of year … parties. The hotel is near the airport and directly connected to AsiaWorld-Expo. The only international five-star hotel on Lantau Island,

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Ski Japan Hotels.com

Ski trip tips

While it’s true that the winter this year hasn’t been all that wintery yet, the merry holidays are on their way! It’s one of the best times of the year to just leave it all behind (albeit temporarily), and spend some quality hours with loved ones somewhere else, says Hotels.com. The northern hemisphere winter weather

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MGM Cotai

Coming up aces!

Coming up aces! Macau bets on diversification of source markets and product offerings, Michael Taylor writes     Two large hotels have thrown open their doors in recent months as Macau seeks to diminish its overwhelming reliance on gambling, which currently accounts for roughly half of the former Portuguese enclave’s GDP, and its overwhelming reliance

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Design

QT Sydney bedroom

Decadent design

Paying homage to the past while looking to the future can be a daunting task in a new build… Zara Horner discovers one Australian hotel has made it look easy     As an adopted Queenslander it should pain me to admit that Sydney is one of the world’s best looking cities, but it doesn’t.

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Drink

Christmas in Asia (Photo courtesy: Marriott)

Two HK Christmas offerings

A Christmas HK F&B round-up: Foxglove – White Christmas – 24th & 25th December Mrs. Pound – A Naughty Night at Mrs. Pound! – 24th & 25th December  CRFT-PIT – Christmas Feasts To-Go Elephant Grounds – Hot Chocolate Series  New Year’s Eve Foxglove – NYE Black and White Ball featuring Bloodest Saxophone from Tokyo – 31st December Mrs. Pound – NYE

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Equipment

Selective stemware

Selective stemware

In the fast-paced hospitality industry efficiency is what matters most, says Villeroy & Boch. The company has launched a glass concept that consists of four collections and “covers every requirement and use”, is durable, professional quality, with a large selection of practical designs – and every glass in the series has the same price. La

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Food

Christmas in Asia (Photo courtesy: Marriott)

Two HK Christmas offerings

A Christmas HK F&B round-up: Foxglove – White Christmas – 24th & 25th December Mrs. Pound – A Naughty Night at Mrs. Pound! – 24th & 25th December  CRFT-PIT – Christmas Feasts To-Go Elephant Grounds – Hot Chocolate Series  New Year’s Eve Foxglove – NYE Black and White Ball featuring Bloodest Saxophone from Tokyo – 31st December Mrs. Pound – NYE

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Management

Priority Pass in Asia

Priority in Asia

Launched in 1992, Priority Pass provides frequent travellers with airport lounge access irrespective of their class of travel or airline. With over 1,000 airport lounges in its programme, Priority Pass has strengthened its position in the Asia-Pacific region, with 32 lounges added to its network. This includes 11 lounges in China, with Chengdu and Zhengzhou proving

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Market Report

MGM Cotai

Coming up aces!

Coming up aces! Macau bets on diversification of source markets and product offerings, Michael Taylor writes     Two large hotels have thrown open their doors in recent months as Macau seeks to diminish its overwhelming reliance on gambling, which currently accounts for roughly half of the former Portuguese enclave’s GDP, and its overwhelming reliance

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New Products

Selective stemware

Selective stemware

In the fast-paced hospitality industry efficiency is what matters most, says Villeroy & Boch. The company has launched a glass concept that consists of four collections and “covers every requirement and use”, is durable, professional quality, with a large selection of practical designs – and every glass in the series has the same price. La

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Technology

Florian Tinnus

Hospitality business app

While the majority of business travellers want to manage their trips using technology, today they must rely on several different mobile apps to navigate the whole journey but a new mobile technology platform has been unveiled by Sabre that allows space travellers and business travellers alike to self-manage in-transit booking, payments, expense reporting, safety and

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