Tag Archives: Trivia

There is a new wind blowing – perhaps a cold breeze of change?

It looks like a new era is fast approaching in the hotel industry and this has worrying implications for professional hoteliers, General Managers in particular… The purchase and acquisition of a number of medium sized international hotel companies by the industry megaliths over the past 18 months has resulted in an unprecedented consolidation in the […]

Imagine… A Day Without a Mobile Phone…

Modern convenience? evil necessity? cancer threat? explosive in our pocket? money maker? baby sitter? GPS? computer? TV? movie theatre? music machine? Or what? The mobile phone has become a part of our life, and for many, has taken on a life within their life. Imagine, a mobile phone free day once a year, a month […]

Hospitality Trends for 2018… what’s really going to happen!

  As the end of one year finishes and another new year begins, I eagerly wait for the avalanche of articles on the trends and predictions for the year ahead. I optimistically read each article with an open mind and absorb the wisdom of these writers and influencers, product pushers and visionaries, as they gaze […]

Anti-Aging Super Foods for your Next Menu…

  The quest for youth is never ending –  here are some anti-ageing super foods from the fruit and veggie patch that you really should be adding to your next menu…   1. Blueberries Blueberries are one of the healthiest fruits you can eat to fight aging. With the highest concentration of antioxidants of all […]

Lifestyle Hotel or Condom Brand???

Whilst we are still in the early throes of 2016 I thought it a good time to share one of our favourite articles from 2015. Published by Skift, the travel industry market intelligence platform (skift.com), is a light hearted but telling article and quiz – “Is It a Lifestyle Hotel or a Condom Brand?” It just […]

Hotels Quizzes…

I’m a sucker for those quizzes that constantly appear on the news feeds in Facebook and Twitter. Movie and music are the ones which always attract my attention, but I was interested to find a couple of Hotel quizzes. I have provided links to them below – the second is much harder than the first 🙂 […]