A Tequila Sommelier on How to Drink Mexico’s Favorite Spirit

Put the salt and lime away–there’s no room for them at Audrey Formisano’s tasting table. The tequilera, or tequila sommelier, wants everyone who visits her for a tequila tasting at Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa to forget that the spirit may have been an accomplice to soul-crushing hangovers during their college years. Tequila, she […]

What It’s Like to Stay at a Remodeled Trump Hotel

When the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Toronto, Canada went into receivership (essentially, bankruptcy) in the summer of 2017, the first thing the investment group that bought it did was chip off the giant gold letters identifying it with the brand of the current president of the United States. By the time it reopened […]

How Disney and Marriott Are Finally Punching Back Against the Upstarts

This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. When Disney announced its new Disney+ streaming strategy that will riskily yank content from lucrative distribution deals with others like Netflix, I asked a business-savvy friend if he thought […]

Data Sheet—How Disney and Marriott Are Finally Punching Back Against the Upstarts

This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here. When Disney announced its new Disney+ streaming strategy that will riskily yank content from lucrative distribution deals with others like Netflix, I asked a business-savvy friend if he […]

The Minimalist Design Wave Taking Over Classical Rome

While Milan might be known as Italy’s fashion and design capital, throughout the last decade, Rome has started punching well above its weight, embracing a unique marriage of old and new. The open-air museum that is the Italian capital is synonymous with chaos, winding cobblestone streets, and reminders of history at every turn. The Eternal […]

Marriott Plans to Open 1,700 Hotels in the Next 3 Years

Marriott is planning to open 1,700 hotels within the next three years, the company announced Monday prior to its investor day conference in New York City. The hotel retailer said it expects to have between 275,000 and 295,000 new rooms by 2021, which includes roughly 214,000 rooms that are already under construction. Marriott International President […]