Turn more hotels, motels into shelters

Denver is looking for ways to provide more housing space for the homeless and more help finding and maintaining permanent housing while cracking down on illegal settlements. The solutions, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock said on Wednesday, include buying more hotels or motels to convert into shelters or increasing the number of legalized settlements, of which […]


Hostels and tour operators are gearing up for a summer without Australians

Beds and Bars Group owns the chain of backpacker hostels St Christopher’s Inns across the UK and Europe, normally popular with young Australian travelers. Imagine a European hostel without any Australian backpackers. Imagine a transcontinental bus tour without any of these familiar accents. That’s what awaits this summer in Europe as the continent emerges from […]


Motel-hotels will open under conditions at Cox’s Bazar from Thursday

UNB | Posted: June 24, 2021, 10:43 p.m. | Update: June 25, 2021, 9:09 a.m. Cox’s Bazar hotels, motels and guesthouses should open within a limited range from Thursday in compliance with the conditions for maintaining the health protocol. However, tourist centers in Cox’s Bazar will remain completely closed, the district administration said. The administration […]


Cox’s Bazar hotels and motels will partially reopen from tomorrow

Numerical Star Ratio Wed, June 23, 2021 7:21 PM Last update: Wed, June 23, 2021 7:22 PM Cox’s Bazar sea beach. Star File Photo “> Cox’s Bazar sea beach. Star File Photo After about three months of closure, the hotels, motels and cottages of Cox’s Bazar will partially reopen from tomorrow while maintaining the sanitary […]


Cox’s Bazar hotels and motels allowed to reopen from Thursday

Tourist attractions will remain closed, district administration says Hotels and restaurants in the seaside town of Cox’s Bazar have been allowed to reopen, but tourist attractions will remain closed as the coronavirus situation in Bangladesh has worsened. The decision came on Monday at a meeting of the district Covid-19 prevention committee headed by local government […]


Vancouver Housing Authority seeks hotels and motels to turn into affordable housing –

Dated: Monday, June 21, 2021 Converting a hotel or motel into a shelter, transitional housing, or affordable housing is much faster than building new facilities from scratch The Vancouver Housing Authority is looking for hotels and motels to buy to convert them into affordable housing. The Housing Authority previously purchased the former Howard Johnson by […]