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Intercontinental will develop hotels for healthier traveling

For roadtrippers who struggle to exercise and eat healthy while traveling, here’s good news.

InterContinental Hotels Group, which owns Holiday Inn, Candlewood and other chains, on Tuesday announced it will launch a new chain with hotels that will have more space and possibly even exercise equipment in rooms, a large gym, and a marketplace where guests can purchase smoothies, salads and other healthy food.

The first hotel in the Even chain will open early next year, the company said.

For those of us who don’t do so well at healthy travel, this means we’ll have one less excuse.

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