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Hotels decide to renovate to keep up with changing times and tastes

  • Frederica Ermita Indriani

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, June 30 2012 | 03:04 pm

PREMIUM The hotel industry, like fashion, must change with the times. For it’s inevitable that the accepted standard décor of the 1970s and 1980s, or even the 1990s, will appear old-fashioned to today’s traveler.

And it’s also true for established icons who realize that it’s high time to freshen up their look. Take the Ritz Hotel in Paris, the longtime lap-of-luxury interim home to potent...