Day Headlines in Travel News: 2024-06-09

  • Global Celebration Honoring 90 Years of Donald Duck (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 08:06:09)
    The Walt Disney Company kicked off a special company-wide campaign celebrating 90 years of Donald Duck with an exclusive first-look on Good Morning America that showcased new Donald Duck-inspired products and a surprise party in studio for Donald. The months-long celebration will feature feathered festivities and exciting moments from across the company, including Walt Disney Animation Studios, consumer products, Disney parks, and more. Disney will release a new brand spot on June 9 highlighting the storytelling magic behind the beloved character to commemorate the anniversary of Donald’s 1934 debut in Walt Disney’s Silly Symphony short cartoon, The Wise Little Hen.
  • Four Seasons + Jacquemus: Renowned Global Luxury Brands Join Forces for the First Time (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 08:01:48)
    French fashion house Jacquemus has partnered with luxury hospitality leader Four Seasons to create a summer experience at The Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort, Bahamas. This close encounter between one of Europe’s leading fashion brands and the legendary Ocean Club will immerse guests in the Jacquemus world of “pop luxury” befitting of a destination that has been a playground for the international jet set since the 1960s.
  • Relais & Châteaux launches an #SOSforBiodiversity to Save Ocean Species (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 07:58:12)
    Committed to the preservation of marine resources since 2009 alongside Ethic Ocean, the Relais & Châteaux Association has once again joined forces with the NGO by launching a new awareness campaign. The objective? To remove all overexploited species of seafood from Relais & Châteaux menus, starting with eel, and to prioritize sustainable species.
    A launching pad for underwater exploration, conservation and now research, Sandals Resorts International (SRI) honors the ecosystems that surround and sustain the nine islands it calls home, welcoming World Oceans Day with ocean preservation updates in the Caribbean.
  • First Class Comes to Miami-Bogotá Route as Emirates Launches Daily Flights (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 07:51:21)
    Emirates, the renowned airline, has launched its eagerly anticipated services to Bogotá, the capital of Colombia, marking its fourth destination in South America and extending its reach to 19 points across the Americas. The inaugural flight, EK213 from Miami, was greeted with traditional Colombian dance at El Dorado International Airport, where a delegation of VIPs including ambassadors and aviation officials gathered to commemorate the occasion.
  • IHG Pairs Personalized Destinations with Enneagram Personality Types for Summer Travelers (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 07:48:01)
    IHG Hotels & Resorts partners with Enneagram expert Ashton Whitmoyer-Ober to tailor personalized vacation destinations for travelers based on their Enneagram personality types. From the meticulous Type ONEs finding solace in Kyoto’s Six Senses to adventurous Type SEVENs exploring Miami’s vibrant culture at Atwell Suites Miami Brickell, each destination caters to specific preferences and desires, promising authentic and fulfilling experiences for all personality types.
  • Choice Hotels Elevates Extended Stay Experience with Everhome Suites Expansion (Breaking Travel News 2024-06-09 07:45:55)
    Choice Hotels amplifies its presence in the extended stay market with the expansion of its Everhome Suites brand, unveiling new properties in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Rochester, New York; and Somerset, New Jersey. Developed in partnership with Highside Companies, these strategic additions cater to the growing demand for midscale extended stay accommodations, offering amenities tailored to both business and leisure travelers.