Taking the Plunge into Aquatic Design at Gaylord Opryland's SoundWaves
Season 2, Ep. 3
What is it about sitting by the waves that makes so many people happy? And what does it take to recreate that feeling at a hotel that's nowhere near the ocean?We've spent hours talking about the design of hotels and the world of hospitality. But in this episode, we go on a deep dive into the design of SoundWaves, a one-of-a-kind water attraction that's built into the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee.To see SoundWaves for yourself and book a resort package at the Gaylord Opryland, check outsoundwavesgo.com.Read more about SoundWaves and the hidden world of hotel design attraveler.marriot.com/behind-the-design.
A Childhood Dream Comes to Life at The Dwell Hotel
Season 2, Ep. 2
Where does good taste come from? In this intimate conversation with Seija Ojanpera — the owner and designer of Chattanooga's Dwell Hotel — we learn just how much personal passion and the things that made us happy as children can create an instinct for design that stands up to any kind of credentials or pedigree.To see all 16 of Seija's room designs and book a room at the Dwell Hotel, check out theThe Dwell Hotel web site.Read more about the Dwell Hotel and the hidden world of hotel design attraveler.marriot.com/behind-the-design.And to explore the world's greatest destinations and get inspired for your next trip, visit us attraveler.marriott.com.
Contemporary Art Meets a Rock-and-Roll Past at Gramercy Park Hotel
Season 2, Ep. 1
At first glance, New York's Gramercy Park Hotel seems like a typical luxury hotel. But a closer look reveals a rock-and-roll past — and a newfound devotion to make art a tangible part of every stay at this historic haunt for creative minds.To see the Gramercy Park hotel's art collection and book a room, check outgramercyparkhotel.com.Read more about Gramercy Park Hotel and explore the hidden world of hotel design attraveler.marriott.com/behind-the-design.And to explore the world's greatest destinations and get inspired for your next trip, visit us attraveler.marriott.com.
Launching W Records
Season 1, Ep. 15
W Hotels recently launched its veryown record label, W Records.At the W Music International Summit in Austin, Texas, Marriott Bonvoy Traveler sat down with some of the top innovators in the music industry who led the launch of W Records. Learn how they ensured brand consistency, navigated the changing music industry landscape, and got some of the top emerging artists to come on board.
Sci-Fi Meets Reality in Destiny 2
Season 1, Ep. 14
Join Marriott TRAVELER as we explore the world of Destiny 2, a video game in which players assume the role of a Guardian and are tasked with reviving a character called (appropriately) The Traveler while journeying to different planets along the way. Learn how the designers grounded the sci-fi settings in reality and how travel inspired the final look of the game.
Visiting Ancient Greece in Assassin's Creed: Odyssey
Season 1, Ep. 13
Video game designers are creating landscapes so realistic, it's almost like traveling there yourself. Marriott TRAVELER sat down with the designers of Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, which is set in ancient Greece, to find out what it took to create these landscapes and why recreating Greece was so important to them for this amazing game.
To Infinity and Beyond: Bringing Toy Story to Life
Season 1, Ep. 12
Marriott TRAVELER visited the opening of Toy Story Land in Orlando and spoke with creative designers from PIXAR and Walt Disney. They discuss the process behind translating the beloved Toy Story films into a real-life interactive outdoor park, giving guests the opportunity to step into the stories and immerse themselves in a world of fun.