No one wants to think about the worst-case scenarios of going abroad, particularly if it is an important business trip.
A party to mark the opening of the Hampton by Hilton Edinburgh Airport was attended by about a hundred guests who were entertained by live music and performance artists.
Check-in procedures are rarely a notable part of a hotel stay. When you receive VIP treatment immediately on arrival it does leave a big impression.
As more hotels open to cope with the rise in the number of tourists so does the desire to be the accommodation of choice.
The £5 million conversion of a former lighthouse ship into a luxury hotel and events venue will help the managers of the Royal Yacht Britannia cope with visitor demand.