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by Nicola Donovan, Click. Travel Writer, Booking.com

Topic: News

Click. Takeaway

  • InterContinental Hotels Group has announced it will eliminate plastic straws at more than 5,400 hotels
  • Google overhauls hotel listing layout ahead of rolling out to Google Maps
  • Guests value consistent guest experience across hotels within a brand portfolio, according to the 2018 Hotel brand Reputation Rankings report
  • Ctrip has unveiled its hotel management brand Rezen Hotels Group
  • Chinese arrivals in the EU, in the first eight months of 2018, are up 4% year-on-year

1. InterContinental Hotels Group to remove plastic straws from its hotels

http://www.hoteliermagazine.com/ihg-to-remove-plastic-straws-from-its-hotels/

2. Google Maps’ new approach to hotel listings

https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/10/11/google-maps-overhauls-hotel-listings-price-location-insights-reviews-services-removes-important-features/

3. Chinese arrivals in the EU up +4%

https://jingtravel.com/chinese-arrivals-eu-up-2018/

4. Highlights from the 2018 Hotel Brand Reputation Rankings report

https://www.reviewpro.com/blog/2018-reputation-luxury-brand/

5. Ctrip ventures into hotel management

https://www.tnooz.com/article/ctrip-ventures-into-hotel-management-with-rezen-hotels-group/

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Nicola Donovan is a travel writer for Click.

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