The hotel boom in Billings continued last week with the opening of La Quinta Inn and Suites on the West End, and lodging experts say the boom should continue through the rest of the year.
Billings’ newest lodging, My Place Hotel, opened last week, a key victory for a development supported by public funds.
Harold and Larry Goode have added some Southern spice to the Billings South Side, and that’s not so bad for business at the Vegas Hotel.
Now more than ever, women are striking out and traveling by themselves both for business and pleasure. And, although their reasons for traveling are similar to their male counterparts, women traveling alone have very different needs and concerns. From safety issues to cultural variations, wo…
One of the most important Made in Montana exports doesn’t involve loading commodities on trains, jumbo jets or pipelines. In fact, this product is consumed without ever leaving the state.
The Acton Recreation Area has been transformed from a place of citations to excitement.
I've never met her, but she's been to my house for dinner more times than I can count.
Business travel is an investment in the success and future growth of your business. A recent study commissioned by the National Business Travelers Association, and executed by IHS Global, indicates that business travel does indeed contribute to sales and increased profits.
Beaverhead County crews have plowed open the Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway.
A recent study by the Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana found that cycle tourists spend about $79 per day, compared to $58.24 in daily expenditures for non-resident travelers who arrived by car or other means.
BOZEMAN — Three new hotels are slated to open in Bozeman over the next 18 months.
When Hyatt hotels joined the ranks of boutique hotels they hit a home run with their lifestyle brand, Andaz. In 2007 the Andaz brand was added to Hyatt’s portfolio that includes Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt House, Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Residence Club, Hyatt Zilara and H…
As someone who loves Montana’s wide-open spaces, it’s easy to get depressed. Whether it’s chopped up landscapes or underfunding for parks, it seems we lose a little more of the great outdoors each day. How is this possible? How is it we live in a state where the outdoors is our cultural foun…
Collin Hanson grew up in a quiet West End neighborhood near 19th Street West and Miles Avenue, and he was looking for a similar atmosphere when he went looking for a larger retail space to house his business, Collin’s Bike Shop.
Donald Huffman, a 45-year-old man from Anaconda, died in a motorcycle crash Tuesday afternoon on Montana Secondary Highway 569 near mile marker 3.3 in Deer Lodge County.
Oz Fitness, a West Park Promenade business that has been operating under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection since last fall, is apparently under new ownership.
Over the past decade, Billings has built a trail system that is now used by an average of 200 to 300 people daily for walking, running or biking.
International travel often leads to jet lag. Flying internationally causes jet lag because it causes you to cross time zones. Take a tip from Ben Franklin and remember "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." Following are just a few precautions to help you when you are crossing ti…
In 2011 the Billings Chamber/CVB hosted its first international awareness opportunity. Since then, more than 90 individuals have joined family and friends on international tours to learn about the economy, culture, people and history of a new land.