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February 2017

February 2017

A Cut Above: Premium economy debuts on more airlines. Experiencing unique hotels, Hong Kong rises to success, the new R&R, A chic alpine spa retreat and Getting a handle on travel disruption. Plus, the Consumer Electronics Show tops a half century.

In this issue...

Tried and Tested

China Southern A380 Business Class

China Southern A380 Business Class

Los Angeles (LAX) — Guangzhou (CAN) — full story »


Tried and Tested: Virgin Hotel

Tried and Tested: Virgin Hotel

Chicago — full story »


Special Reports

Premium Economy: A cut above

Premium Economy: A cut above

The number of carriers offering premium economy keeps on growing – but their products can vary considerably — full story »


Independent Streak

Independent Streak

Today’s business travelers expect unique hotel experiences, and hoteliers are only to happy to accommodate — full story »


Destinations

Lustrous Pearl

Lustrous Pearl

Hong Kong’s name means Fragrant Harbor, but it owes as much to history as its famous waterfront — full story »


Abu Dhabi: A Glittering  Transformation

Abu Dhabi: A Glittering Transformation

Vision 2030 is leading the emirate’s move to become an investment-friendly destination — full story »


Hub Transition

Hub Transition

Airports have become destinations in their own right. Here are some of the top contenders around the world — full story »


Lifestyle

The summer of discontent

The summer of discontent

Travel disruptions are costly for everybody. But the industry is on the hunt for solutions — full story »


4 Hours in Addis Ababa

4 Hours in Addis Ababa

There’s plenty to explore in the cuisine and culture of Ethiopia’s high-altitude, big attitude capital city — full story »


Swiss Serenity

Swiss Serenity

A chic spa retreat, surrounded by Alpine scenery that inspired a literary legend, is a perfect stay to clear the mind — full story »


CES@50

CES@50

What’s shown in Vegas won’t stay in Vegas as the Consumer Electronics Show tops a half-century — full story »


The new R&R

The new R&R

Forget rest and relaxation – these days people are using vacation time to recharge and reboot their lives — full story »






TOP SECTIONS »

World Wise

World Wise

Cultural awareness and effective communications for doing business around the world »
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Connecting the bots

Connecting the bots

Overwhelmed by the dizzying swirl of travel apps around you? Likely there’s an app for that
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A zone of their own

A zone of their own

Today’s travelers expect a lot from their pre-flight experiences – and these lounge acts are up to the task
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