Links
 

At first I wanted to have "everything". I compromised with an organization of links instead. There is still adequate variety for both student and instructor to use.

 

Dr A’s hospitality links

 

Table of Contents

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Jobs-Internships

Hotels & Great Resorts

In the air

Customer Service

Chain hotels & other groupings

Sand…just add water

Periodicals

Boutique Hotels

Over Water

Associations & Societies

Memories are made here

Travel Kiosk

Computer Stuff

Romantic Spas

By Rail

Learning

Food, wine, bar, and service

 

Schools

Wines

The Far East

Ecotels & Eco-Tourism

Culinary Arts & Schools

Europe

Reserved for student contributions!

Great Dining

Polynesia

Reserved for student contributions!

Seafood

Reserved for student contributions!

 

 

 

 

Jobs-Internships

 

HPU Career Services Center

http://www.hpu.edu/index.cfm?section=careerservices

 

Net-Temps

http://www.net-temps.com/

 

SOS Hotels

http://www.soshotels.com/

 

75,000+ some perm some temp

http://www.coolworks.com/

 

Signup for instant feedback!

http://www.nationjob.com/

 

Confused about jobs?

http://www.webct.com/career

 

Wanna find a salary range?

http://www.salary.com/home/layoutscripts/sall_home.asp

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Customer Service

 

Expressions about memorable experiences

http://www.michaelchaffin.com/

 

Got Concierge?

http://www.goconcierge.net/gotconcierge/gotconcierge.pdf

 

Les Clefs d’Or

http://www.lcdusa.org/

 

Holly Stiel has LOTS to share with you!

http://www.thankyouverymuchinc.com/

 

Best of the best of the best?

http://www.hotelschool.cornell.edu/chr/research/bestpractices/functionalalphalist.html

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Periodicals you should read at least once…

Best hospitality publication!

http://www.hotelschool.cornell.edu/publications/hraq/

 

Hospitality & Travel News

http://www.4hoteliers.com/

 

Some of the best of the best…and not…

http://www.travelandleisure.com/

 

Don't listen to news, can't read paper

http://www.businessweek.com/

 

Bon Appetit Magazine

http://www.bonappetit.com/

 

Innovative people and ideas

http://www.fastcompany.com/homepage/

 

Travel Channel programs on TV!

http://travel.discovery.com/

 

Travel Trade, Hotel, Culinary, F&B, Marketing/Travel Related On-Line Magazines

http://ehotelier.org/browse/magazines.htm

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Associations & Societies

 

Links courtesy of e-Hotelier periodical

http://www.ehotelier.com/browse/associations.php

 

ASTD (American Society for Training & Development)

http://www.astd.org

 

 

Council for Hotel, Restaurant & Institutional Education

http://www.chrie.org

 

AHMA (American Hotel & Lodging Association)

http://www.ahma.com

 

NRA (National Restaurant Association)

http://www.restaurant.org/

 

International Executive Housekeepers’ Association

http://www.ieha.org/

 

TIA (Travel Industry Association of America)

http://www.tia.org/home.asp

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Computer Stuff

 

Anna Morrison is the world’s first virtual concierge.

http://www.virtualwerks.com/main_frameset.htm

 

Info guide to Fingerprint & Iris Biometric Technology

http://www.biometrics-101.com/

 

PC World Magazine

http://www.pcworld.com

 

Your Computer Minute with Peter Kay

http://www.yourcomputerminute.com/

 

Smart Computing Magazine

http://www.smartcomputing.com

 

E-mail encryption (example)

http://www.zixmail.com

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Hotels & Great Resorts

 

Moon Resort & Casino (design stage only)

http://www.moonbahamas.com/preview

 

Venetian

http://www.Venetian.com

 

Halekulani

http://www.halekulani.com

 

Pacific Beach (from Moka)

http://www.pacificbeachhotel.com

 

Miramar at Waikiki: finding 5-star employees in a 3-star property

http://www.miramarwaikiki.com

 

Chateau in Pittsburgh?

http://www.nemacolin.com/

 

200-year old resort?

http://www.greenbrier.com/

 

A country French inn in Arizona?

http://lauberge.com/

 

Never heard of pousadas?

http://www.pousadas.com

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Chain hotels & other groupings

 

Outrigger Hotels

http://www.outrigger.com

 

Remember Leona?

http://www.helmsleyhotels.com/

 

Links to hotels all around the world!

http://www.web-hotel.com/

 

A geographical meta-index of 60,000+ hotels worldwide

http://www.all-hotels.com/

 

Small Luxury Hotels

http://www.slh.com

 

Let's go to India

http://www.tajhotels.com/

 

Brand names of 716 hotels worldwide include St. Regis® , The Luxury Collection®, Sheraton®, Westin®, W® and Four Points® by Sheraton, and Le Meridien

http://www.starwoodhotels.com/

 

Offshore Resorts (Marriott & Renaissance Hotels)

http://www.offshoreresorts.com/

 

Leading Hotels of the World

http://www.lhw.com/

 

World's best 2,000+ hotels (so they say!)

http://www.luxurytravel.com

 

120 "Preferred" Hotels

http://www.preferredhotels.com/

 

"Hideaways"

http://www.hideaways.com/

 

Classic Resorts

http://www.classicresorts.com/

 

Have you never been swept away?

http://sweptaway.com/

 

Vive la difference!

http://www.lemeridien-hotels.com

 

Reverence in 13 different hotels

http://www.regenthotels.com

 

A style to remember (GHM hotels)

http://www.ghmhotels.com/

 

The sun discovered this place(s) first

http://www.cabodelsol.com/

 

A collection of small hotels (from Soazig)

http://www.small-hotel.com/

 

Shangri-La Hotels (Singaporean chain from Leia)

http://www.shangri-la.com/eng/index.htm

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Boutique Hotels

 

I would return to this hotel once a year if I could afford it. In one of your (optional) assignments, you are “competing” with this hotel.

http://www.innatthemarket.com

 

In Omaha?

http://www.hotelpattee.com/

 

Palazzo Versace

http://www.palazzoversace.com.au/

 

Luxury, Swiss-style deluxe!

http://www.the-hotel.ch/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Memories are made here

 

Inn at the Market:  a 5-star operation WITHOUT F&B

http://www.innatthemarket.com

 

Schnauzer Crossing:  a 5-star B&B operation. Dr & Mrs A enjoyed their honeymoon here!

http://www.schnauzercrossing.com

 

Keyah Grande: got 2 Executive Chefs plus all the amenities you were thinking of!

http://www.keyahgrande.com/index2.html

 

Outrageously gorgeous (United Arab Emirates). Rated 7 stars (the only one, so far!)

http://www.burj-al-arab.com

 

The only place to have High Tea! (Yes, Dr & Mrs A got to enjoy their first “formal” High Tea here. Old traditions never die.

http://www.fairmont.com/empress/

 

 

A name to remember:  Jumby Bay Resort

http://www.jumbybayresort.com/

 

Spoil yourself silly! (Just bring extra $)

http://www.pangkorlaut.com

 

Water (above & below!) lovers

http://www.suninternational.co.za/

 

What the heck is Pohnpei?

http://www.thevillagehotel.com/

 

Raffles (from Jasmin)

http://www.raffleshotel.com

 

The Goodwood Park Hotel (Singapore from Leia)

http://www.goodwoodparkhotel.com.sg/

 

The Grand Hyatt Singapore (from Leia)

http://www.hyatt.com/singapore/singapore/hotels/hotel_sinrs.html

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Romantic Spas

 

Romance of Life

http://sonomamissioninn.com/

 

Super Spa

http://www.ihilani.com

 

 

Warmth, character, and charm

http://claremontresort.com/

 

Japanese Hot Springs (onsen)

http://gojapan.about.com/cs/traditionculture/a/onsenlist.htm

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Ecotels & EcoTourism

 

What's an Ecotel?

http://www.orchidhotel.com/

 

Amazon Ecopark Jungle Lodge

http://www.amazonecopark.com.br/pt-br/

 

EcoTourism in Ecuador

http://www.canodros.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Schools – Hospitality &Travel Industry Management

 

The best hotel school (Cornell University)

http://www.hotelschool.cornell.edu/

 

Our school! (Hawaii Pacific University)

http://www.hpu.edu

 

University of Nevada Las Vegas

http://hotel.unlv.edu/

 

Washington State Hotel School

http://academics.wsu.edu/fields/study.asp?ID=HBM

 

New York University

http://www.sce.nyu.edu/chtta

 

Florida International University

http://hospitality.fiu.edu/

 

UH-Distance Learning

http://www.hawaii.edu/uhcc.e-learn/

 

International School of Management, Dortmund, Germany

http://www.ism-dortmund.de/eng/index.php

 

Swiss Hotel Management School

http://www.shms.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Learning

 

Pink Flamingo’s Resource Lists. This is a dynamic website maintained and created by Kate Britt, a supreme educator-resource person. If you are having problems doing a paper, this is a good place to find ideas.

http://www.ibritt.com/resources/

 

Need an online tutor? (free, but you have to register on WebCT)

http://www.webct.com/

 

Ask Jeeves

http://www.askjeeves.com

 

If you got questions, they got answers (and they’re NOT Radio Shack!)

http://www.answers.com/

 

Successories of Hawaii

http://www.successhawaii.com

 

If you recognize this name (or not), spend at least 1 minute here: Tom Peters

http://www.tompeters.com

 

Learn2 specializes in the training of Microsoft Office & Windows software, business skills, sales training, communication, writing techniques, Defensive Driving, Human Resource topics and much more.

http://www.learn2.com

 

Small Business Administration

http://www.sba.gov/starting_business/

 

Information, education, and products that enhance personal and interactive productivity

http://www.davidco.com

 

How to incorporate your company (US-based)

http://www.corporate.com/

 

Bottom Line Secrets!

http://www.bottomlinepersonal.com

 

Pricewaterhouse Coopers

http://www.lodgingresearch.com/

 

Multiple hospitality links

http://www.hospitalitynet.org

 

HPU LAC & Libraries

http://www.hpu.edu/index.cfm?section=llss

 

How to design a hotel

http://www.hotel-design.com/

 

Nielsen BuzzMetrics, a great search engine!

http://www.nielsenbuzzmetrics.com/

 

TIM 3110 (offline, last used Sp 00)

http://www2.hpu.edu/marnaldo

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Food, Wine, Bar, & Service

 

I challenge you to find a better link to food photography and recipe creation

http://www.ideasinfood.typepad.com/

 

Great Coffee - Lions

http://www.lioncoffee.com/

 

World's Greatest & Largest Deli (Zabar's) – it would take a 2-day field trip to enjoy this store!

http://www.zabars.com/

 

Bam! And other food gurus!

http://www.foodtv.com/

 

QuickPlan (Restaurant Business Plan Software)

http://www.quickplan.com

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Culinary Arts & Schools

 

French Cuisine I

http://www.frenchculinary.com/

 

French Cuisine II

http://www.leschefs.com/

 

CIA (the other CIA: Culinary Institute of America

http://www.cia-culinary.com/index.jsp

 

Kapiolani Community College

http://programs.kcc.hawaii.edu/fshe/index.htm

 

Wanna-be gourmets!

http://www.epicurious.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Seafood

 

Know your seafood!

http://www.hawaii-seafood.org/

 

Only for Oyster Lovers! If their program is still on, bring lots of quarters for the oyster bar!

http://www.seanet.com/~flyingfishsea/

 

The mother of all seafood buffets!

http://www.todai.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Great Dining Experiences

 

Lahaina Grill. How good? It’s worth a $39 r/t plane ticket just to go to Lahaina for lunch or dinner!

http://www.lahainagrill.com/

 

Indigo

http://www.indigo-hawaii.com/

 

Sam Choy's

http://www.samchoy.com

 

Short list of restaurants in Honolulu (unknown source)

http://www2.ics.hawaii.edu/~sugihara/dms95/restaurant.html#Italian

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Wines

 

All you wanted to know about wines, but were afraid to ask!

http://wine.about.com/

 

Food & Wine Magazine

http://www.foodandwine.com/

 

Know your wines!

http://www.winespectator.com/

 

How to buy wines

http://www.wineshopper.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

In the air

 

The Airport Network

http://www.cnn.com/Airport/

 

Know your airlines, United (worlds' largest)

http://www.ual.com

 

British Airways

http://www.britishairways.com

 

 

 

Continental has a comprehensive website!

http://www.continental.com/

 

Jet Blue Who?

http://www.jetblueairways.com

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Sand…just add water

 

All things Caribbean …

http://www.caribbeantravelmag.com/

 

Where to stay in the Caribbean

http://www.wheretostay.com/

 

Legends of Tahiti

http://tahitilegends.com/

 

Guam is so close by! (from Moka)

http://www.guam.net

 

Discover Hawaii!

http://www.discoverhawaii.com

 

Diving excellence in Aruba, Grand Cayman, & Hawaii

http://www.redsail.com/

 

Beach Resorts

http://www.beaches.com/

 

Just beyond your imagination …

http://barbados.org/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Over water

 

QE, QE2

http://www.cunardline.com/

 

5-star fleet

http://www.hollandamerica.com/

 

Free-style cruising

http://www.ncl.com/

 

Conde Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards

http://www.silversea.com

 

Crossing the 7 seas

http://www.rssc.com/

 

On top of world at sea level

http://www.seabourn.com/

 

Cruise like a king (or queen)

http://www.celebritycruises.com

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Travel Kiosk

 

Travel Indices

http://www.tia.org

 

Find anyplace on earth

http://www.concierge.com

 

If you travel that much …

http://www.hotelnet.com/

 

How to travel smarter

http://www.expedia.com/default.asp

 

Specialists in the art of travel

http://www.virtuoso.com/home.cfm

 

Vacations to go!

http://www.vacationstogo.com

 

Geographic Expeditions

http://www.geoex.com

 

Travel like a pro

http://www.travelpro.com/

 

Get your luggage tags!

http://www.luggagetag.com/

 

The Robb Report

http://www.theluxurysource.com/

 

A travel and language supersite!

http://www.travlang.com/

 

Year round mountain vacationing

http://www.crestedbuttechamber.com/

 

Conde Nast Traveler

http://www.condenast.com

 

Discovery Channel

http://travel.discovery.com/

 

Luxury Travel

http://www.luxurylink.com/

 

National Geographic

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/traveler/index.html

 

More National Geographic

http://iexplore.com/

 

Arthur Frommer's

http://www.frommers.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

By rail

 

Napa Valley Wine Train

http://www.winetrain.com/

 

Railway USA

http://www.amtrak.com

 

The Blue Train

http://www.bluetrain.co.za/

 

Cape Cod Central Railroad

http://www.capetrain.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Singapore (from Jasmin & Leia)

 

The Zoo

http://www.zoo.com.sg/

 

All about Singapore

http://asiatravel.com/singapore

 

Sentosa Island Beach Resort

http://www.sentosa.com.sg/

 

Changi Airport voted Best! (from Jasmin)

http://www.changi.airport.com.sg/

 

Little India

http://www.indiatravelite.com/discoverworld/singapore1.htm

 

Jurong Bird Park

http://www.birdpark.com.sg/

 

Food Time!

http://www.singaporefoodfestival.com.sg/

 

Singapore Hotel Association

http://www.sha.org.sg/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

The Far East

 

Hong Kong

http://www.hkta.org/tg/

 

Taiwan (from Wei-Wei)

http://www.taiwanheadlines.gov.tw/art_sohp/index.html

 

Macau (from Jo-Jo)

http://home.macau.ctm.net/~liox0001/travel/macau/

 

Singapore (from Jasmin & Leia)

 

The Zoo

http://www.zoo.com.sg/

 

All about Singapore

http://asiatravel.com/singapore

 

Sentosa Island Beach Resort

http://www.sentosa.com.sg/

 

Changi Airport voted Best! (from Jasmin)

http://www.changi.airport.com.sg/

 

Little India

http://www.indiatravelite.com/discoverworld/singapore1.htm

 

Jurong Bird Park

http://www.birdpark.com.sg/

 

Food Time!

http://www.singaporefoodfestival.com.sg/

 

Singapore Hotel Association

http://www.sha.org.sg/

 

Last reviewed: 06/14/06

Europe

 

Never checked-in at a monastery?

http://www.monasteriesofitaly.com/

 

What?  Never been to Bulgaria?

http://www.travel-bulgaria.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

Polynesia

 

Bora Bora (from Soazig)

http://boraboralagoonresort.orient-express.com/

 

Last reviewed: 06/10/06

 

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