Travel & Hospitality

Lead Editor: Angie Giroux-Scheide

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SmartBrief keeps readers informed about travel and hospitality news. Our vast range of topics include hotels, car rental agencies, travel agents, luxury accomodations and destinations, spa news, gambling and casinos, as well as gadgets and other innovations and trends that make life on the road a little easier. 

R.I. casino files lawsuit against anti-casino group


  • Washington Times, The

The Newport Grand casino in Newport, R.I., has filed a lawsuit against an anti-casino group alleging that the group has violated campaign finance laws and asking that it stop collecting campaign donat… Read More

Lake Wakatipu

Golfers can tee off after a helicopter ride in New Zealand


  • TravelAge West

Luxury travelers with an affinity for golf may enjoy teeing off in Queenstown, New Zealand, where they can view the Southern Alps and Lake Wakatipu from 4,500 feet up. The Cecil Peak hole is only acce… Read More