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  • Allegiant Announces President Greg Anderson as Next CEO (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 06:16:33)
    Allegiant Travel Company have announced that Gregory C. Anderson has been named CEO and President of the Company succeeding Maurice J. Gallagher, who will be retiring from that role effective September 1. Gallagher will continue to serve the Company as Executive Chairman of the Board. Anderson will join the Board at that time.
  • Sky High Savings This Summer and Beyond at Sandals® Resorts and Beaches® Resorts (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 06:11:14)
    Sandals Resorts International invites travelers to feel the vibrant rhythms and stunning ombre blues of the Caribbean Sea with incredible savings across eleven (11) Sandals Resorts and three (3) Beaches Resorts with the “Rhythm and Blues” sale. The limited-time offer rewards guests who want to bask in paradise just a little longer with up to $1,000 in air credit to be enjoyed this summer and through mid 2025 at select resorts. As an added benefit, for a limited time, booking online at sandals.com or beaches.com earns guests an additional $100 off their stay.
  • Holland America Line’s ‘Save on Sunshine’ Offer Lets Cruisers Plan Their Warm-Weather Winter holiday (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 06:08:41)
    Holland America Line is enticing travelers to plan now and book a warm-weather vacation for this winter with a new “Save on Sunshine” offer that kicks off Friday, July 19, 2024. The special promotion features up to 40% off fares, free prepaid crew appreciation and 50% reduced deposits.
  • Oceania Cruises’ Expansive East Asia Sailings Explore Celebrated Cities and Hidden Gems (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 06:05:24)
    Oceania Cruises®, the world’s leading culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, is offering an extensive collection of voyages across East Asia in the first half of 2025 that boast destination-rich adventures for even the most seasoned world travelers.
  • S Hotels Jamaica Triumphs at the 2024 World Travel Awards (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 06:01:36)
    S Hotels Jamaica – a luxury hotel brand designed to seamlessly fuse Jamaican soul and culture into an urban sophistication – is proud to announce that it has garnered top honors within its portfolio of properties, at the prestigious 2024 World Travel Awards. Spanish Court Hotel, recently rebranded as S Hotel Kingston, has been recognized as Jamaica’s Leading Business Hotel 2024, and S Hotel Jamaica, recently rebranded as S Hotel Montego Bay, has been named Jamaica’s Leading Hotel 2024.
  • Boeing Forecasts Demand for Nearly 44,000 New Airplanes Through 2043 (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-20 05:57:24)
    With air travel fully recovered and even surpassing pre-pandemic demand, Boeing have projected a 3% increase in airplane deliveries over the next 20 years, with carriers requiring nearly 44,000 new commercial airplanes by 2043. Leading into the Farnborough International Airshow, Boeing released its 2024 Commercial Market Outlook (CMO), which also predicts emerging markets and global single-aisle market demand will remain primary growth drivers for the industry.
  • Women and wellness in the wild (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 15:26:58)
    Lala Palm Safari Co. is the epitome of the revolution in the travel industry where wellness and health-conscious travel are leading the way. There is a rise among individuals with busy lifestyles seeking recovery, reconnection and rejuvenation travel experiences in response to a fast-paced and stressful modern lifestyle. This trend encapsulates a range of experiences and destinations designed specifically to promote emotional, psychological, and spiritual well-being.
  • Grounded flights and check-in chaos at airports all over Europe due to major IT outage (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 14:32:05)
    A major outage on IT systems worldwide has led to widespread problems for travellers during the busy summer season.Airlines, airports, media companies as well as other types of businesses have been affected.
  • InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping Presents July Specials for Exceptional Getaways (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 09:54:02)
    The InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping, nestled in the heart of Chiang Mai’s historic district, stands as a beacon of luxury steeped in Lanna heritage. Since its grand reopening in December 2023, the hotel has been a testament to blending historic charm with modern elegance.
  • 10 Quirky Eco Activities You Can Enjoy on France’s New ‘Western Rivers’ Network as It Launches to th (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 07:45:02)
    Eco river tourism continues to grow fast in France – and a new four-river network brand in the Atlantic Loire Valley, Les Rivières de l’Ouest (‘The Rivers of Western France’) is launching to the UK market this year. Located in France’s largest basin of navigable rivers, Les Rivières de l’Ouest unites three departments – Mayenne, Sarthe and Anjou – and four rivers – la Mayenne, la Sarthe, L’Oudon and La Maine. Why visit? To experience France’s slow and green ‘tourisme fluvestre’ – a mix of ‘fluviale’ (river-based) and ‘terrestre’ (land-based) activities…
  • Today, Friday (19 July) is set to be the busiest day for UK flight departures so far this year (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 07:40:10)
    As the school holidays begin for many across the UK, Cirium has revealed the number of scheduled departures from UK airports this weekend and how these compare to pre-pandemic levels.Analysis reveals that this Friday (19 July) is set to be the busiest day for UK flight departures so far this year, with over 3,214 departures alone – the highest number of daily departures since October 2019.
  • Solo female travellers already stand for 14% of female tourism demand (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 07:37:56)
    Solo female travellers are a growing and very attractive market; in fact, 14% of women travel without the company of family, friends or a partner, which translates into habits, needs and expectations, as well as specific tourist services and products. Mabrian and The Data Appeal Company-Almawave Group, analysed the female solo traveller demand worldwide* to identify five key factors that outline the profile of this segment.
  • WTTC Announces Powerhouse Lineup for 24th Global Summit (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 07:34:50)
    The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has announced its latest round of high-profile speakers for its upcoming Global Summit, featuring top leaders from the world’s leading Travel & Tourism businesses.Hosted by Tourism Western Australia (TWA), the event will take place in Perth (Boorloo), Western Australia, from 8-10 October. It stands as the pinnacle of the Travel & Tourism calendar.
  • Emirates unveils Travel Store in Hong Kong, its first in East Asia (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:18:13)
    Emirates has officially opened its Travel store in Hong Kong, representing a significant milestone in its expansion in the city. It also marks the first Emirates Travel Store in the Far East region, as part of a retail blueprint that will roll out in phases across the wider Far East region and the airline’s global network.
  • FROM SICILY WITH LOVE - MARTINI brings Simona Tabasco back to Sicily for the ultimate #EuroSummer (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:15:21)
    This summer, MARTINI is bringing the spice to Sicily with Emmy-nominated actress and fashion muse, Simona Tabasco. Following her captivating performance in hit TV show ‘The White Lotus’, Simona is returning to the island that stole the world’s heart, and she’s bringing MARTINI along to celebrate the unmatched charm of an Italian summer.
  • June was another record month for Ontario International Airport with 652,000 passengers (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:13:36)
    Passenger volume at Ontario International Airport (ONT) climbed to a new record in June, topping 652,000 and eclipsing the previous record of 618,000 set just one month before, officials announced.The June count of 652,729, which was 16.7% higher than the same month last year, was the most in a single month since ONT’s transition to local ownership in 2016. The airport is nearing its all-time passenger record of 693,000 set in August 2007.
  • HIPCAMP AND SUBARU PARTNER TO LAUNCH 10 CLASSIC AMERICAN ROADTRIP ROUTES (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:10:28)
    Hipcamp, the world’s leading campsite booking company, in partnership with Subaru of America, Inc. today announced a resource of 10 electric vehicle-ready road trips across the United States. From easy access EV charging to pet-friendly and family stays, road-trippers can filter for options along each route to find the best camping location that fits their needs.
  • ROSEWOOD RESIDENCES OLD LIGHTHOUSE ESTABLISHES NEW BENCHMARK FOR LUXURY LIVING IN LOS CABOS, MEXICO (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:07:57)
    Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® continues to realize accelerated residential growth with the announcement of Rosewood Residences Old Lighthouse in Los Cabos, Mexico. Stretching across 550 acres on the southernmost tip of the Baja Peninsula, where the striking Sea of Cortez meets the vast expanse of the Pacific Ocean, this private address will combine the beauty of Los Cabos with the unrivaled Rosewood Residential experience and the opportunity for endless discovery.
  • NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE® ANNOUNCES PORT OF PHILADELPHIA AS A NEW HOMEPORT FOR 2026 (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-19 06:03:44)
    Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), the innovator in global cruise travel with a 57-year history of breaking boundaries, today announced its 2026 spring/summer itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda, Alaska, and Canada and New England, as well as a new season of voyages from the Port of Philadelphia (PhilaPort) for the first time in many years.
  • Wakanow Group embraces virtual payments with Outpayce B2B Wallet (Breaking Travel News 2024-07-18 14:01:26)
    The adoption of the innovative digital wallet means the most appropriate virtual card is automatically generated to pay for each individual transaction, based on factors like currency, provider acceptance policies and Wakanow’s own payments strategy.