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Heading into the Holiday Travel Season, Survey Reveals More than Half of Americans Confess to Misbehaving as a House Guest in Someone Else’s Home
While people love spending time with family during the holidays, staying under the same roof might be a little too much family time for some. With more than half of Americans confessing to misbehaving as a guest in someone else's home, according to a new survey* by Embassy Suites Hotels, the truth is that being a holiday house guest can be inconvenient and stressful.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts Leads Family Travel Discussion With "Hilton Mom Voyage" Forum For Moms And Dads
Hilton Hotels & Resorts, a leader in family travel around the world, today launches Hilton Mom Voyage, www.HiltonMomVoyage.com, a dynamic family travel site featuring 14 moms and one dad who will engage with parents nationwide as they share insider travel content based on their own vacation experiences from the white sand beaches of Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta to the slopes of Whistler. The flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide conducted a nationwide search for family bloggers in 2012 while creating Hilton Mom Voyage as a key extension of its focus on both family travel and its Hilton Resorts collection of more than 75 resorts in the world's most desirable locations.
An outbreak of Vacationitis is creating high levels of stress and claiming countless hours of unused vacation time as it spreads among workers incapable of taking long- or short-term breaks, Hilton Hotels & Resorts reports today. Responding to the epidemic, the flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide is activating its Hilton Urgent Vacation Care Center, www.vacationcarecenter.hilton.com, an interactive website featuring personal diagnoses of vacation needs and customized prescriptions urging people to take breaks, weekend getaways and longer vacations. Workers are advised to seek aid immediately if they show signs of 14 distinct symptoms of Vacationitis, including "Straight to Voicemailaria," a chronic avoidance of client calls, or "Replyallgia," the result of a flood of "reply all" emails. Through February 28, Hilton is offering immediate relief by giving www.vacationcarecenter.hilton.com visitors a chance to win one of 15 Hilton weekend getaways.
DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of the newly renovated, upscale, full-service, 171-room DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Baltimore North - Pikesville. Formerly a Hilton, the hotel is owned and operated by Pikesville Hotel Limited Partnership, a division of the Mangione Family Enterprise under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.
DoubleTree by Hilton's growing collection of UK hotels, now totalling 18, can be found from Scotland to Somerset. New Year's Eve revellers will find an exciting array of celebrations taking place at many of the UK hotels, all of which feature an evening of festivities, a luxurious night's sleep and a hearty breakfast to kick-start 2013 in style.
Hilton Worldwide today confirmed the signing of a franchise agreement with Layetana to open its second DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Spain.
The fast-growing collection of DoubleTree by Hilton hotels in the UK, which currently totals 18, has a wealth of Christmas packages on offer this festive season. Whether guests are looking for a Christmas retreat in Scotland, a ghostly punt along the river Cam in Cambridge or a sumptuous dinner from a celebrity chef in historic Chester, DoubleTree by Hilton hotels across the country have a variety of creative Christmas getaways to choose from.