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Helipad Wedding on Offer at Famous Dubai Hotel

Burj Al Arab is to offer couples the opportunity to get married on its helipad 212 metres above the Arabian Gulf – at a minimum price of $55,000.

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The Best New Hotels of 2014

Editors of the US edition of Condé Nast Traveler have released their picks for the best new hotels of 2014.

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Waldorf Astoria Hotel Opens in Jerusalem

Hilton has announced it will open Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem in 2015 on the site of the former Palace Hotel, which last checked in guests in 1935.

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Shangri-La Hotel Lhasa Opens in Tibet

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ new 289-room urban retreat in Lhasa awaits guests eager to explore one of the world’s most storied destinations.

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Hotel Le Lutetia in Paris closes for renovation

Paris’s landmark art déco hotel, Le Lutetia, closed on Monday for renovations that will take three years and cost nearly 100 million euros.

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Hotels use psychology to encourage towel reuse

Can “gentle persuasion” be used to cut waste? Psychology researchers at the University of Luxembourg say yes.

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