8 Palm Springs Boutique Hotels for Your Next Desert Getaway

In a world full of posh resorts and spa hotels, sometimes you just want to relax somewhere smaller and quirkier, self-contained, slower-paced and cleverly designed with an ambience to suit your trip. Boutique hotels are the antidote to cookie-cutter stays with cut-and-paste accommodations, and Palm Springs is home to dozens of people hailed for their […]


Backpacker’s Guide to Hostels in Goa

India’s smallest state is Goa and with over 101km of tropical beaches, it has everything from beach shacks in Palolem to a vibrant hippie culture in Arambol and Anjuna. Here’s where you can stay in Goa and explore it on a backpacker’s budget. I. The Funky Monkey Hostel Where: Anjuna Run by a group of […]


Last-Minute Boutique Hotels for August Summer Getaways

You did the seasonal recipesshook a few rosé cocktailsand even crossed out certain elements of your summer bucket list, but it’s still hard to believe it’s August. If it seems like the hottest season is slipping through your fingers, it might be time to book a little getaway. And while it’s easy to think it’s […]

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Another South Shields Ocean Road guesthouse is set to be converted into a family home after plans are approved

Earlier in July 2022, South Tyneside Council’s planning department registered an application for the Walkerville Guest House at 125 Ocean Road, which is near the junction with Lawe Road. Planning documents indicate that the applicant owns property adjacent to 123 Ocean Road and aimed to convert 125 Ocean Road from a holiday accommodation into a […]


Hotels could give rooms to the homeless under new city proposal – NBC Los Angeles

A potential city ordinance on Friday’s LA City Council agenda would require hotels and motels to offer up vacant rooms to help house people living on the streets of LA. It’s called the Responsible Hotel Ordinance, but opponents say it’s an irresponsible way to do business. “The initiative requires us to accept these vouchers,” said […]


JNU students protest, calling for quick allocation of hostels.

On Monday, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students staged a protest outside the Dean of Students (DoS) office to demand the renovation and immediate allocation of the hostel. On Monday, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students staged a protest outside the Dean of Students (DoS) office to demand the renovation and immediate allocation of the hostel. The […]


Hyatt (H) Hotels Set to Beat Earnings Estimates: What to Know Ahead of Q2 Release

Oall Street expects higher year-over-year earnings on higher revenue when Hyatt Hotels (H) reports results for the quarter ended June 2022. While this widely known consensus outlook is important to gauge the company’s earnings, a powerful factor that could impact its stock price in the short term is how actual results compare to those estimates. […]


Selina opens hostels in Metula and Mitzpe Ramon

International hotel company Selina, which was founded in 2015 by Israeli entrepreneurs Rafael Museri and Daniel Rudasevski, has opened two new locations in Israel: Selina Desert Garden in Mitzpe Ramon in the Negev and Selina Metula in the Upper Galilee. Selina said it opened eight new properties in the second quarter in Greece, […]


HC closes contempt plea over hostels attached to model school

Telangana High Court Judge K. Lakshman on Monday closed a contempt of court motion seeking action against authorities for failing to enforce the HC’s order to relieve principals of model schools from the obligation to manage the hostels attached to schools. The judge made the decision after the government’s lawyer told the bench that the […]


Here’s a job to die for: Getting paid to visit beach motels

By Emmy Abbassi, CNN Here is your chance to win sand dollars. is looking to hire a Retro Beach Motelier, who will visit several retro beach motels across the United States and enjoy 1950s-style ocean views. The itinerary features’s 10 best retro beach motels across America, including the Pearl Hotel in San Diego, […]