Click to enlarge king of the hill performs on Lonesome Rose TV as St. Mary’s Strip bar fills with patrons waiting for Tex-Mex rockers Michael Guerra and The Nights Calling to kick off a concert on Friday night. Tattooed bartenders serve the packed hall of 30s and 40s, a crowd slightly older than the Hi-Tones …

Let me start this article with a confession, but please don’t judge me. As someone who travels a lot and always works to try to optimize my travel experience, I’ve never really spent more than two seconds thinking about what it must be like to travel for a person with a disability. I mean sure, …

Travala, a service that allows its users to pay for their hotel stays with digital currency, has expanded its crypto payment options by adding support for NEM (XEM) tokens. The NEM Foundation and Travala.com announced the integration of XEM with the travel agency’s platform, according to a blog post published by Travala on January 22. …

News Roundup: More than a million hotel listings and trip planning on the new integrated travel platform BlackBook, Wirecard’s partnership with Chinese Yeepay to “internationalize” payments, extension of Grab routes in Japan and in the Middle-East Hospitality: Book rooms and plan trips on the new BlackBook travel platform BlackBook for booking rooms and planning trips …

Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park Agency (TNBTS) to implement a online reservation system from December 1 for visitors using the services provided by travel agencies, tour operators and event organizers. Meanwhile, domestic and foreign travelers who visit the destination without using such services, alone or in groups, can choose to book online or purchase tickets …

The Singapore-developed BlackBook integrated travel management platform, which “seeks to solve travelers’ problems”, will be available worldwide by December 2019. Offering the largest hotel inventory of over 1.8 million hotel listings, BlackBook will offer travel planning and management features and a host of travel-related services that will be available soon. BlackBook Offers Largest Hotel Inventory …

Airbnb is putting more emphasis on experiential travel by investing $ 20 million in distant travel and exploration specialist Atlas Obscura, which offers experiences such as night photography in the California desert and the chance to see the gates of hell in Turkmenistan. Emily Eastman Reports When Joshua Foer and Dylan Thuras founded Dark Atlas …

The Vancouver Public Library Board of Trustees has approved a revised policy for individuals or groups who wish to reserve its rooms and facilities. The policy states that the VPL will not block loudspeakers, even those deemed “offensive or harmful,” as long as they do not violate the Criminal Code of Canada or the British …

SANDY SPRINGS, GA – As the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center completes its first year of operation, the Public Facilities Authority has approved updates to the venue’s reservation and rental policies. The Public Facilities Authority adopted the changes at its August 20 meeting. Among the changes, presenting partners, formerly known as “affiliates,” can now begin …

Looking for inspiration for a Labor Day weekend getaway? Think of Las Vegas. There are plenty of daily flights from Phoenix and if you can’t find a cheap flight in the short term, it’s a manageable 300 mile ride (or an affordable bus ride). This makes for a great last minute getaway. With so much …