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Leading Hotels of the World Unveils Newest Members & Openings for 2021
Leading Hotels of the World Unveils Newest Members & Openings for 2021

The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd (LHW) said it is adding eight new members to its portfolio and has a pipeline of 13 new builds debuting in 2021. LHW’s footprint is growing worldwide, with hotel additions in new destinations including Kyoto and Budapest. LHW openings in locations such as Boston, New York and Shanghai also are set to debut this year.  (Pictured above: Cap Vermell Grand Hotel in Mallorca, Spain.)

Luxury travel agencies merge
Luxury travel agencies merge

Two luxury travel agencies combined to better serve the domestic and international market.

#1 Travel Inc. and Power Travel Inc. merged to create Plainview-based #1 Power Travel. Beverly Markman and Matilde Broder, the firm’s co-presidents say they are combining their lists of contacts and relationships across the globe to create what they call a new “ecosystem of luxury travel services and experiences.”