Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide's CEO Hosts Investor Day (Transcript) Joining me today are Frits van Paasschen, our CEO; Vasant Prabhu ... we do believe that we're at the cusp of what we're calling the Golden age in high-end travel and that secular growth in demand because of the forces of development around the world ... 03/12/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Starwood looks to wealthier overseas economies to expand luxury portfolio “We are on the cusp of a new golden age of luxury travel as technology and globalization drive new trade routes, capital flows and wealth creation,” Frits van Paasschen, president and CEO, said in a statement. Starwood has 1,134 properties ... 03/11/2013 - 9:41 pm | View Link
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Relocates Global Headquarters to Dubai for Month-Long Immersion From now until April 5 th, Starwood President & CEO ... on the cusp of a new Golden Age of Travel, and Dubai is at the epicenter of this sea change." Along with changing travel patterns, Starwood has seen a significant increase in demand for luxury in ... 03/11/2013 - 10:00 am | View Link
Starwood focusing on international growth "We are on the cusp of a new golden age of luxury travel as technology and globalization drive new trade routes, capital flows and wealth creation," Frits van Paasschen, president and CEO, said in a statement. Starwood has 1,134 properties worldwide ... 03/11/2013 - 9:58 am | View Link
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Redefines Luxury Landscape, Nearly Doubling Its Global Footprint in Five Years “We are on the cusp of a new golden age of luxury travel as technology and globalization drive new trade routes, capital flows and wealth creation,” said Frits van Paasschen, Starwood’s President and CEO. “Dubai is at the epicenter of this change ... 03/11/2013 - 6:44 am | View Link
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Starwood Hotels Expects ‘golden Age' Of Travel | Starwood ... Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide CEO Frits van ... "We believe we're on the cusp of a golden age of global travel," he said. Luxury market Three of Starwood's ... 02/15/2017 - 1:09 am | View Website
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Utah’s governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the ski and snowboard industry say will hurt tourism.
Can refund replace unusable vouchers?
 the doctor says he will be unable to fly for the rest of his life.
When the Southwest agent rescheduled our flight, she marked some of our payment as vouchers.
 last week, we got a portion back, but we’re still missing $312.
If you cancel them, you can get a ticket credit valid for a year from the date of the initial reservation.
Strictly speaking, your method of payment didn’t matter.
 airlines sometimes bend their own rules when a passenger can show a hardship, in the interest of good customer service.
Southwest appeared willing to offer a refund as a gesture of goodwill.
 as you note, a clerical error caused the airline to believe that you had paid for part of your ticket with a voucher.
Remember, paper trails work better than making phone calls.
The driving force behind Colorado’s robust craft distilling scene — now 80-plus strong — is whiskey. Sparked by the mash-recycling moonshiners at Stranahan’s who forged Colorado’s first microdistillery more than 13 years ago, Colorado has become the birthplace of Rocky Mountain Whiskey, a hand-crafted movement injecting youthful vigor into the centuries-old whiskey business.
For fans of whiskey and other spirits seeking a tour, here’s an assemblage of distilleries where inventive whiskey peddlers are tweaking grain profiles to fuel a new era of Colorado distilling.
STEAM AND STASH: While wrinkle-resistant clothing is clearly an asset in travel, I’ve yet to find any that can achieve the crisp tidy look of a freshly ironed garment. For those times when “not rumpled” is not neat enough, the SteamFast SF-717 Home and Away Travel Steam Iron can be a friend indeed.