Miami’s oldest bar coming to Norwegian Escape

Norwegian Cruise Line will open a Tobacco Road, based off a famous Miami bar that is closing right after 102 many years in business, on its impending Norwegian Escape.

The line explained the Tobacco Highway on the Escape would be opened in partnership with the land-based Tobacco Road and would contain items this sort of as the establishment’s neon sign, memorabilia and photographs that “showcase the background of Miami by means of the lens of occasions and happenings at the bar over the past century.” Cocktails crafted by the bar’s mixologist, Leo Holtzman, will be on provide.... Read More

Cosmopolitan’s newest artist-in-residence creates life-size installation

The Cosmopolitan, in partnership with Art Production Fund, recently introduced Paula Wilson as its newest artist-in-residence.

During her residency, Wilson will turn the P3Studio on the third floor of the property into a bazaar of sorts, where visitors will be surrounded by her life-size installation.... Read More

New show at Riviera to feature big cats

Magician Dirk Arthur is opening a display that includes large cats at the Riviera Hotel &amp On line casino on Dec. 1.

In “Dirk Arthur’s Wild Illusions!” magic and illusions are interwoven with comedy although Arthur is onstage with big cats.... Read More

Initial two resorts split ground at Disney World’s Flamingo Crossings

Alaska-primarily based developer JL Qualities has damaged ground on two new lodge projects at Disney’s Flamingo Crossings, an location just west of the Walt Disney World complicated.

The two new accommodations will be operated under the Marriott umbrella: a TownPlace Suites and a SpringHill Suites, and mixed will comprise five hundred rooms. The properties are envisioned to open up by January 2016.... Read More

Travel industry seeks to assure, educate customers about Ebola

As three Caribbean and two South American nations this 7 days banned travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa nations, and as members of Congress accused well being officials of not performing enough to contain it, the travel industry weighed in on phone calls for travel limits and what the sector can do to handle travelers’ concerns.

“We’re having our cues from safety and health specialists who have been opposed to travel bans, which are ineffective at ideal and even counterproductive at worst,” stated Jonathan Grella, senior vice president of public affairs at U.S. Travel Affiliation, which opposes a travel ban.... Read More

Music fests hitting a groove in Vegas

In June 2011, the Electrical Daisy Carnival, an digital dance songs competition, moved into Las Vegas for a few times, drawing 230,000 individuals to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

By 2014, attendance at Electric Daisy had enhanced to a lot more than 400,000, and a new style of Sin Metropolis tourism was born.... Read More

Hilton to debut life style/boutique brand in 2015

Hilton Worldwide states its new lifestyle manufacturer that it declared previously this year will be called Canopy by Hilton, and that the badge’s first accommodations will open next 12 months.

The No. 2 publicly traded U.S. hotelier driving Marriot Worldwide has signed letters of intent for 11 U.S. locations, which includes Miami, the Washington location, Nashville, Indianapolis and Charlotte.... Read More

Tradition killers

It may possibly be accurate that what occurs in Vegas stays in Vegas, but not too long ago what is actually occurring in Los Angeles, Miami, Japan and even on the Meals Network is shifting into Sin Metropolis and the latest batch of resorts along its planet-renowned Strip.

At initial blush, a quartet of lodges that have opened on the Strip given that April 2013 may well look to echo the hotel-building booms that accompanied earlier durations of prosperity in this 150,000-place resort market, the premier in U.S. But Caesars Entertainment’s Nobu Hotel and Cromwell, MGM Resorts International’s Delano Las Vegas and SBE Entertainment’s SLS Las Vegas mark a departure from traditional Las Vegas accommodations with scales, designs and enjoyment offerings that in a lot of methods de-emphasize the gaming factor that has forever described this spot.... Read More