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Global Peace Index (GPI ) – An Interesting Comparison

Global Peace Index (GPI ) – An Interesting Comparison

Global Peace Index An Interesting Comparison We know often times it’s difficult for Pure Hospitality Solutions’ shareholders to get their arms around both the value of Oveedia , as well as the entire $100B Latin American travel market. However, here is a quick... read more
JetBlue Social Experiment Unanimously chooses Costa Rica

JetBlue Social Experiment Unanimously chooses Costa Rica

Jetblue Social Experiment Unanimously chooses Costa Rica Reach Across The Aisle Validates Oveedia We find it to be quite a spectacular occurrence, that when a random social experiment called “Reach Across the Aisle”, organized by one of the nation’s most prized... read more
Robert De Niro and the Paradise Found in the Caribbean

Robert De Niro and the Paradise Found in the Caribbean

Robert De Niro and the Caribbean If there is one thing we learned throughout the years, it is that Robert De Niro is one of the most esteemed actors in all of Hollywood. As a multiple Golden Globe and Academy Award recipient, there is one thing that many do not know... read more
Oveedia Front Page of CANATUR

Oveedia Front Page of CANATUR

Oveedia Front Page of CANATUR This past week, Oveedia was featured on the front page of CANATUR, the Camara Nacional de Turismo de Costa Rica. Better known as the National Tourism Center of Costa Rica, CANATUR has chosen to feature Oveedia on the front page of their... read more
Super Marriott Merger

Super Marriott Merger

An announcement was made very early yesterday, which stunned the hotel and travel industry. Marriott, which is already one of the largest hotel groups in the world, announced a super Marriott merger, where the Company is looking to acquire Starwood Hotels for $12.2... read more
Jewish Culture in the Caribbean

Jewish Culture in the Caribbean

Few people today know about the expansive Jewish culture in the Caribbean and Central and South America. Approximately 14.2 million people around the world, identify themselves as Jewish. While the core community is located in Israel and the United States, Jewish... read more
Already 150000

Already 150000

Already 150000 Users Without A Booking Feature Appropriately so, we decided to launch the Oveedia beta without its Booking feature enabled, to ensure the integrity and stability of the platform. Interestingly enough, while the vast majority of users have embraced this... read more
Big Bucks

Big Bucks

Big Bucks Behind OTA’s The Online Travel Agency (OTA) industry continues to grow and evolve on an almost daily basis. There are very few instances when one does not come across William Shatner, negotiating prices for Priceline, or Travelocity’s gnome doing something... read more
The Change of the Century

The Change of the Century

The United States and Cuba Officially Reopening Embassies Today marks the change of the century, as the United States and Cuba officially reopen Embassies in each others capitals. It was announced today that an official deal has been reached, where the two countries... read more
Leonardo DiCaprio Invests In Central America

Leonardo DiCaprio Invests In Central America

It has been in the news recently that Leonardo DiCaprio invests in Central America, by means of building an ecologically friendly resort that the actor is constructing in Belize. Known by many as an environmental activist, DiCaprio announced plans this week to build a... read more
Costa Rica Renewable Energy

Costa Rica Renewable Energy

The Costa Rica’s Total Transition to Renewable Energy While the majority of the world continues to burn fossil fuels at alarming rates for survival, Costa Rica has become one of the first countries to operate completely by renewable energy. Although it has only been... read more
The Nicaragua Canal

The Nicaragua Canal

Move over Panama, There’s a MUCH BIGGER fish in the Canal For about 100 years, the Panama Canal has been a staple for transporting goods around the world, through the Caribbean and Central America. It has gone through minor expansions during the century, but overall... read more
Powering Costa Rica… Dam!

Powering Costa Rica… Dam!

We’ve touched on many areas of Costa Rica including tourism, agriculture, community, etc. But what we haven’t discussed, where does Costa Rica get all its Dam power? Historically speaking, Costa Rica has received 95 percent of its electricity needs from renewable... read more
Google – Year in Search 2014

Google – Year in Search 2014

Google Search 2014 In 2014 we searched trillions of times. What do these searches say about us? Explore the Year in Search Google 2014 and follow the conversation on... read more
What Should Hotels Focus On In 2015 ?

What Should Hotels Focus On In 2015 ?

Leonardo asked hotel marketing experts all over the world what hotels should focus on in 2015 and compiled their responses – the key digital trends you need to pay attention to – in this one video. Follow the full story... read more
REIT or Wrong, It’s a Growing Sector

REIT or Wrong, It’s a Growing Sector

Real Estate Investment Trusts, aka REIT’S, as an industry, have grown substantially over the last twenty years. The tax laws governing a REIT are rather generous; that in itself maybe the leading factor to the overall growth. Or maybe it was that real estate bubble... read more