• Video: Hotel School Students raise awareness about Food Wastage

    Here’s a video sent to us by IMI Luzern hotel management school students, who are trying to raise awareness about food wastage. Video Description: Students from IMI University Centre in Switzerland take the initiative and launch the “Food Wasted Campaign 2010″. Get involved and follow the movement: “I will finish my food today” There are […]

  • Video – My Hotel Career – A Google Search Story

    Google recently launched a nifty little tool to create your own ‘Google Search Story’, following on to the popular response to their Superbowl ad (Parisian Love). While our little ‘hotel career’ search story pales in comparison to the original hit that started all this off, we were pleased with the results, nonetheless. Check out the […]

  • Dead Sea, Jordan – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Dead Sea, Jordan: About the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea: Set on the northern shores of the Dead Sea at the lowest […]

  • Aqaba, Jordan – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Aqaba, Jordan: About the Mövenpick Resort & Residence: Located in the centre of Aqaba, overlooking the Red Sea, the Mövenpick Resort & […]

  • Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia: About the Mövenpick Hotel Al Khobar: Mövenpick Hotel Al Khobar is located in the heart of the business […]

  • Doha, Qatar – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Doha, Qatar: About Movenpick Hotel Doha: A modern low-rise boutique hotel perfectly situated for business and leisure travellers at two minutes’ walking […]

  • Manama, Bahrain – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Manama, Bahrain: About Movenpick Hotel Bahrain: Ideally situated close to Bahrain International Airport, this 106-room boutique hotel benefits from the most modern […]

  • Beirut Lebanon – Hotelier RoadTrip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Our next stop in the Hotelier Road Trip Middle East – Beirut, Lebanon: About Movenpick Hotel Bur Dubai: The only city centre hotel with resort facilities located directly on the Mediterranean and in […]

  • The Funniest Hotel Videos and Commercials

    It’s a pity that with all those funny home videos out there, you rarely see funny “hotel videos”…but there’s no shortage of really great commercials from the hotel and travel industry. While some of these are the result of pure viral engineering, some others do strike an honest and authentic note. Watch…and enjoy! So Relaxed: A […]

  • Dubai – Hotelier Road Trip Middle East 2009

    YoungHotelier.com is happy to present “The Middle East Hotelier Road Trip”, in conjunction with Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East.  We’ve done quite a few videos with Movenpick in the past, notably the tips and interviews with Elaine Nettleton, Craig Cochran and Alex Rawson. When Movenpick first approached us with the idea, we […]

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Swiss School Students Create Crowdsourced Apple iPhone App

For the past few months some 80 international students of more than 20 different nationalities who currently study at IMI University Centre in Luzern, Switzerland have collected data to create the the world’s first crowd-sourced student guide. The iPhone App is a collaboration with Luzern Tourism which also has its own tourism city guide and […]

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Study Clean – Stories from Swiss Hotel School Students

Study clean could be the slogan of IMI BA student Agnes Chee. She was surprised about the cleanliness and the well organized lifestyle during her studies in Switzerland cleanest city Luzern. For a project during her Bachelor Studies at IMI University Centre, she started a blog on cleanliness in Switzerland. One of the subjects to […]

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Bolsters in Switzerland – Stories from Swiss Hotel School Students

First of all what is a bolster? A bolster is a long narrow pillow or cushion filled with cotton, down, or fibre. In western countries, it is usually placed at the head of bed and functions as head or back support. Since approximately the 1960`s bolsters are also used in yoga classes. In order to […]

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The Future of Spa Design

Question: How have spas been affected as a result of the recession and how are they evolving? Clodagh: Spas are becoming more versatile and mutable because of the combination of the economic downturn and the increasing time poverty of spa goers. Rents are high, so to achieve a reasonable return you will find locations like […]

Green Hotels – Marketing and Profitability Advantages of Environmentally Friendly Practices

Going Green Again – The marketing (and profitability) advantage of environmentally friendly practices By Jennifer Rodrigues, TravelInk’d It may be hard to remember, but not too long ago environmental awareness was the hot topic in the hospitality industry. Everywhere you looked there were hotels and restaurants ‘going green’ and executing ‘sustainability’ campaigns. Then, of course, the recession […]

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