Atlantic City: Another One Falls Away: The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City Will Also Close Its Doors

Showboat Casino? CLOSED. Revel Casino? CLOSED. Trump Plaza? ABOUT TO CLOSE (this weekend.) Trump Taj Mahal? PROBABLY GOING TO CLOSE.

Ugh. Another round of bad news for Atlantic City and its employees. Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday and said that if it could not make “significant expense reductions”, the casino will close on November 13. Nearly 3,000 employees will then be out of a job.

The odds of Trump Taj Mahal closing are very, very good. Trump Entertainment Resorts, which is a separate entity from the Trump Hotels company as using the Trump name is simply a licensing deal, did not pay property taxes on the Taj Mahal last month

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217 Castro, Chiloe: Tierra Chilo? Shows Us That a Small Carbon Footprint Can Also Be Luxurious

Patagonia, at the southern tip of South America, is undeniably one of the most beautiful parts of the world, with scenery that could actually make us forget to check our email. But not all of us want to experience the best that Mother Earth has to offer from the inside of a tent. And now, pampered adventure travelers won’t have to with the debut of Tierra Chilo?, due to open on September 1.

Tierra Chilo?, formerly the Refugia hotel, is located the banks of the Rilan Peninsula in South Chilean Patagonia. With just 12 rooms, the hotel sits unobtrusively low on a hilltop while taking full advantage of the views to the Andes Mountains and the (dormant)

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Asheville: AC Hotels to Also Arrive in Asheville, North Carolina

AC Hotels by Marriott are working towards opening their first hotel in New Orleans in October, followed by South Beach, and Kansas City with JFK Airport and Chicago on the (tentative) horizon as well. And now, AC will open in Asheville, North Carolina too.

According to the Citizen-Times newspaper, design review approval was given to the owners of the BB&T building’s parking garage. The garage will be razed and in its place a nine-story hotel–with 132 guest rooms, a restaurant and a bar–will be constructed.

Yay, exciting and that jazz. But what’s also interesting, is that the BB&T building itself will be turned into an upscale, boutique hotel topped with six floors of condos. Naturally, we

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San Miguel de Allende: Artist Who Did McDonald’s World Cup French Fry Box Also Left His Mark at This Hotel

If you caught the first World Cup game yesterday like we did, you may have noticed a strange advertisement on the board surrounding the pitch. The ad simply said #fryfutbol. No, not #tryfutbol. #fryfutbol. What.the.heck?

It turns out it’s actually an ad for, who else?, McDonalds. The fast food chain has gotten in on the World Cup fever by redoing their french fry boxes with 12 different designs. This is the first time the boxes have ever been sold with a different design. And the Brazilian street artist who did the The World United By Soccer design, Eduardo Kobra, recently painted a mural for The Hotel Matilda in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Kobra painted the hotel’s

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