| Dec 1, 2013
| 10:55 AM
In a bid to capture a bigger share of travel between Orlando and Canada, Air Canada rouge launched service last week between Toronto and Orlando International Airport.
The new Air Canada subsidiary, which began flying this summer, assumes the Toronto-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Orlando hotels posted healthy statistics for October, selling more rooms at higher prices.
Hotels in the Orlando area filled 67.6 percent of their rooms during the month, compared with 65.5 percent in October 2012. The average daily rate rose 3.3...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:59 PM
While the rest of Central Florida is searching for their giblets on Thanksgiving morning, your date with a turkey could be as easy as driving to a local restaurant and being served.
The National Restaurant Association estimates 14 million Americans will...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Millones de luces de colores, San Nicolás presente en cada rincón y enormes árboles navideños con bellos adornos reflejan que la Navidad se celebra intensamente en Orlando y en toda la Florida Central.
A partir de este mes de noviembre y hasta...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Despite the lowest holiday gas prices since 2010, slightly fewer motorists are expected to be on the road for Thanksgiving this year.
Auto club AAA forecast Wednesday that 43.4 million Americans will take a trip of 50 miles or more for Thanksgiving,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:38 AM
For most the hotel bar is no more a destination than the hotel itself. It's a place to kill time. When I hear that George Thorogood song "I Drink Alone," I picture him sitting at a generic hotel bar: Low lights, cheap drinks and a gruff but friendly...
| Nov 14, 2013
Ni la peste negra, el cáncer o el virus del HIV han causado tanto daño a la humanidad como el olvido. Perder la memoria es la peor plaga que puede afectar a ser humano.
Se trata de una perturbación que nos deja sin pasado y viviendo una realidad...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 9:57 AM
After Orange County's announcement that it collected a record $187 million in tourist taxes, other local governments reported strong years for the lodging tax as well.
Osceola County confirmed last week that it, too, posted record collections for its...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported another quarter of double-digit profit growth Thursday, boosted by higher summer prices for tickets and hotel rooms at Walt Disney World and the company's other theme-park resorts.
The results capped a fiscal year in which...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Most people probably wouldn't consider downtown Miami's Omni neighborhood an especially dangerous place. Overlooking Biscayne Bay, the area is home to sleek condominium skyscrapers, a $470 million performing-arts center and the historic Miami Women's...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Don't head to the new downtown Aloft hotel in hopes of checking out its restaurant. There isn't one.
The newest addition to Orlando's lodging scene said it purposefully left out a full-service dining option. The hotel has a lobby bar called w xyz Bar,...