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  • Etraveli Group chooses Amadeus as its primary NDC content provider (2024-06-13 12:34:30)
    Amadeus has signed an extended air distribution partnership with Etraveli Group, a leading global technology provider for flights which powers flights and encompasses brands such as Mytrip, GoToGate and Flight Network.
  • Ostrichpillow and American Airlines: A Dream Partnership Takes Flight (2024-06-13 11:35:30)
    Think about being able to sleep like a baby on your next flight in complete comfort and ease. That dream has come true thanks to an innovative relationship between Ostrichpillow and American Airlines. Two stars in the sleep and travel industries are working together in this new way to give people around the world the best experience possible while they are in the air.
  • HBX Group partners with Google for new AI customer service innovation (2024-06-13 10:14:39)
    HBX Group has announced a significant investment in customer service innovation leveraging Google Cloud’s AI technology. The technology leader is working to redefine customer experience in the travel and hospitality sector.
  • Türkiye’s Travel & Tourism Sector Reached Record-Breaking New Heights Last Year (2024-06-13 06:56:20)
    The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) 2024 Economic Impact Research (EIR) has revealed Türkiye’s Travel & Tourism sector broke all records last year, reaching new milestones across four key metrics.
  • Allianz Partners USA announces the launch of Allyz® TravelSmart (2024-06-13 06:54:43)
    Allianz Partners USA has announced the launch of the Allyz® TravelSmart mobile app, a new digital platform providing travelers with trusted advice and expertise as well as easy access to a wide range of insurance benefits for Allianz Global Assistance customers. The launch of the mobile app is an important milestone in the expansion of Allianz Partners’ digital platform, providing users with an essential array of travel services.
    The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of over 30 extraordinary hotel brands, today announces the highly anticipated opening of Koenigshof, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Munich. Situated in the heart of Munich’s historical “Stachus” Square, this property marks The Luxury Collection brand’s debut in Germany.
  • Wego and GNTO Launch Partnership to Highlight Germany’s UNESCO Treasures (2024-06-13 06:43:39)
    Wego, the number 1 travel app and the largest online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), announce a strategic partnership with the German National Tourist Office (GNTO) to launch an exciting new campaign.
  • Novotel and WWF Unveil Three-Year Plan to Drive Sustainable Practices Across 580 Hotels Worldwide (2024-06-13 06:39:52)
    Novotel, Accor’s founding brand, has embarked on a transformative partnership with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to champion ocean conservation over the next three years. With a commitment to balance ingrained in its ethos, Novotel aims to mitigate its impact on the planet by focusing on the ocean, the Earth’s largest carbon sink and a crucial source of equilibrium.
  • Joint Cargo Venture between Qatar Airways and Malaysia Aviation Group Elevates Global Connectivity (2024-06-13 06:36:28)
    Qatar Airways Group and Malaysia Aviation Group have solidified their longstanding collaboration as oneworld partners with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Qatar Airways Cargo and MASkargo, the cargo subsidiary of Malaysia Aviation Group. This agreement, building upon their expanded codeshare partnership initiated in 2022, aims to enrich cargo services and streamline operations.
  • Nikki Beach Announces Summer 2024 Beach Club Pop-Up in Baku, Azerbaijan (2024-06-13 06:30:43)
    Nikki Beach Hospitality Group, the global luxury lifestyle hospitality company, is thrilled to announce the launch of a new pop-up beach club in Baku, Azerbaijan scheduled to open in early July 2024. The pop-up will be located along the coast of the Caspian Sea, where the brand’s permanent resort and beach club will open in 2025 as a part of the expansive Sea Breeze seaside resort and a residential complex owned by Emin Agalarov. The summer attraction will operate until mid-September, aligning with the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
  • Star Clippers Installs Starlink Internet on All Three Ships (2024-06-13 06:27:55)
    The tall-ship cruise line has become the latest to install SpaceX’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite technology to allow guests and crew to experience a faster and more reliable Wi-Fi connection whilst on board.
  • Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. Expands Operations in Core Galápagos Market with Addition of Two (2024-06-13 06:24:24)
    Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. ( the “Company” or “Lindblad Expeditions”), recognized global leader of adventure travel and the pioneer of modern expedition cruising, today announced that it has added two purpose-built Galápagos expedition vessels to join the Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic fleet.
  • Sail Croatia Strengthens Fleet Following Strong Demand for Private Yacht Tours (2024-06-13 06:21:24)
    Sail Croatia has announced plans to strengthen its fleet, with the addition of a Lagoon 55 catamaran in Spring 2025.The new addition will take the fleet size to 20, with the luxury catamaran delivered in time for the start of the Summer 2025 season. Sail Croatia’s impressive fleet will now feature 10 catamarans from the world-renowned Lagoon brand, prized for their comfort at sea and stylish design.
  • ETIHAD REPORTS MAY 2024 TRAFFIC STATISTICS (2024-06-13 06:16:36)
    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has published its preliminary traffic statistics for May 2024.The airline carried 1.5 million guests and saw its passenger load factor average out at 84 per cent across the month.
  • Aura Skypool Dubai: A Contender for Middle East’s Best Rooftop Restaurant (2024-06-12 09:13:45)
    Dubai’s illustrious skyline is home to many architectural marvels, yet few can claim the splendor and acclaim of Aura Skypool Dubai. Nominated for “Middle East’s Best Rooftop Restaurant” and “World’s Best Brunch Venue” in the prestigious 2024 World Culinary Awards, Aura Skypool stands as a testament to opulent dining experiences set against breathtaking city vistas.
  • Unmissable Summer Offers & Experiences to Celebrate Father’s Day With IDILIQ Hotels & Resorts (2024-06-12 07:07:17)
    With longer, brighter days upon us, IDILIQ Hotels & Resorts has unveiled spectacular offers to welcome in summer and celebrate Father’s Day on the 16th June 2024. The group’s resort-based residences in Costa del Sol and Scotland are going all out this June and offer guests the best of both worlds:
  • Unchartered Mystery Cruise Led by the Variety Cruises CEO Itinerary to Be Unveiled 24 Hours Prior to (2024-06-12 07:03:15)
    Variety Cruises announces an uncharted mystery cruise in Greece where the actual itinerary will be revealed 24 hours before embarkation. This will truly be a great adventure onboard Variety’s flagship yacht The Voyager. A journey not to be missed as Variety Cruises celebrates its 75th year anniversary and onboard will be the CEO, Filippos Venetopoulos leading the cruise! Dates 23rd to 30th August 2024. Prices from £1913 per person.
  • Alaska Airlines adds British Airways flights to London at (2024-06-12 06:59:01)
    Alaska Airlines is expanding our long-standing partnership with British Airways, a founding member of the oneworld alliance, to now enable our guests to purchase convenient, nonstop flights to London directly at Guests can buy British Airways flights at for a seamless travel experience between London Heathrow and Alaska’s gateway airports in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego as well as Chicago and New York JFK.
  • Cunard celebrates record bookings following Queen Anne launch (2024-06-12 06:54:16)
    Cunard has announced record-breaking bookings following the highly anticipated launch of its new ship Queen Anne.The 3,000-guest vessel set sail on an historic maiden voyage on 3 May before returning to her homeport of Southampton on 24 May to begin her celebratory British Isles Festival voyage – which included a spectacular naming ceremony in Liverpool.
  • Belize Tourism Board Launches Groundbreaking ‘No Barriers Reef’ Project (2024-06-12 06:51:10)
    The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) is proud to announce the launch of ‘No Barriers Reef,’ a pioneering initiative designed to make the breathtaking natural wonders of Belize accessible to every Belizean. This innovative project, which went live on Saturday, June 8, in honor of World Ocean Day, is a testament to Belize’s commitment to the appreciation and preservation of our oceans and natural heritage.
  • Qatar Airways Announces Global Partnership with Global Champions Arabians Tour (2024-06-12 06:45:14)
    Qatar Airways is thrilled to be named the ‘Global Airline Partner’ of the esteemed Global Champions Arabians Tour 2024. This partnership marks a significant milestone in promoting the prestigious Arabian horse culture and excellence in equestrian sports globally.
  • British Airways customers invited to travel to London City Airport by boat (2024-06-12 06:40:49)
    British Airways has teamed up with Uber Boat by Thames Clippers to offer a scenic journey to the airport with 25% off tickets and a complimentary drink on the Thames.Uber Boat by Thames Clippers is London’s River Bus service, stopping at 24 piers across the capital between Putney Pier in the west and Barking Riverside in the east.
  • Servantrip warns that Olympics could be transfer chaos (2024-06-12 06:34:37)
    Servantrip, the world’s leading B2B tours, activities and transfer platform, highlights a significant challenge facing the travel industry during the upcoming Olympics: transfers.
  • RwandAir Cargo Expands its Network to Dubai and Djibouti (2024-06-12 06:32:30)
    RwandAir Cargo is launching new services to Dubai and Djibouti, both operated by its dedicated freighter B737-8SF. The expansion is part of the airline’s mission to connect Africa and the world.
    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Egyptair have signalled their intent to strengthen their partnership by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to enhance commercial and operational ties to provide travellers with wider choices, higher quality services and increased value.*
  • SiteMinder and Cloudbeds partner to create new distribution and revenue opportunities for hotels (2024-06-12 06:18:31)
    SiteMinder, the name behind the only software platform that unlocks the full revenue potential of hotels, and Cloudbeds, the leading platform redefining the concept of PMS for the hospitality industry, have established a strategic partnership to expand connectivity between platforms and create new revenue capabilities for more than 60,000 hoteliers globally.
  • interTouch appoints Rupinder Juttla as Head of Operations, EMEA and India (2024-06-12 06:15:40)
    interTouch, the leading provider of cloud-based Internet and guest-facing technologies to the global hospitality industry, has announced the appointment of Rupinder Juttla as Head of Operations, EMEA and India. In this role, Mr Juttla will be responsible for operations and programme management as well as project delivery in the region.
  • Hamdan bin Mohammed announces that AI Retreat will become annual fixture in Dubai (2024-06-11 20:45:43)
    His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dubai Future Foundation, today announced that the AI Retreat, organised collaboratively by the Dubai Centre for Artificial Intelligence (DCAI) and the National Program for Artificial Intelligence, will become an annual event on Dubai’s calendar, with the next retreat set to run on 29 April 2025.
  • Four Seasons Solidifies Global Culinary Leadership (2024-06-11 13:47:28)
    Leading luxury hospitality company Four Seasons continues to set the standard for culinary excellence around the globe, celebrating its latest award wins in style and inviting guests to join in the excitement.
  • Discover the exquisite flavors of traditional Dutch food (2024-06-11 09:45:04)
    Even though the Netherlands is well known for its wooden clogs, and fields suffused with striking colored tulips, there are quite a few conventional Dutch food items you should try while exploring this country. It is way beyond their cuisines to that of pancakes.
  • Emirates ramps up preparations for a seamless Hajj-centric experience (2024-06-11 07:12:19)
    This Hajj season, Emirates is geared up to serve the large volume of pilgrims making their way from the airline’s global network through Dubai, to Jeddah and Medina to perform the once in a lifetime Muslim pilgrimage. Emirates has been working hard throughout every travel touchpoint of the journey to ensure comfortable experience, both in the air and on the ground for pilgrims heading to Makkah for this significant trip
  • British Airsleighs: New Lapland flights launching this winter (2024-06-11 07:09:29)
    British Airways has added Lapland to its list, and checked it twice, as it prepares to launch new flights to Santa Claus’s home region this winter.Departing from London Gatwick, new twice-weekly flights will launch on 3 December 2024 and fly customers to Ivalo, which is home to Finland’s most northerly airport.
  • Virgin Atlantic celebrates Ruby Anniversary (2024-06-11 07:05:02)
    It’s our party and we fly how we want to! Virgin Atlantic celebrates Ruby Anniversary
  • Saudi Arabia’s Travel & Tourism Breaks All Records (2024-06-11 07:01:52)
    The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) 2024 Economic Impact Research (EIR) has revealed a record-breaking year for Travel & Tourism in Saudi Arabia, with new records in GDP contribution, sector jobs and visitor spend.
  • Cunard Reveals 2025 Event Voyages Program (2024-06-11 06:59:35)
    Cunard has unveiled its program of 2025 Event Voyages, taking place across Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth, and Queen Victoria.Event Voyages feature experts from the worlds of arts, gastronomy, wine and entertainment, with performances, Q&As, and hands-on workshops on offer.
  • Ethiopian Airlines Group partners with Loyyal and Finfare Connect (2024-06-11 06:57:21)
    Ethiopian Airlines Group, Africa’s leading airline, and one of the fastest-growing global airline brands, has appointed innovative tech loyalty partner Loyyal to its Access Point flagship solution as a rewards management system within its loyalty offering.
  • Riyadh Air, Saudi Arabia’s Newest Airline with a Digital-First Vision (2024-06-11 06:51:41)
    CellPoint Digital, the leading provider of payment solutions to the airline industry and a global pioneer of Payment Orchestration, today announced a new partnership with Riyadh Air, Saudi Arabia’s newest national airline. CellPoint Digital will equip the carrier with innovative payment technology to fuel its digital-first business strategy as it prepares to launch commercial operations in 2025.
  • Stronger Tourism Linkages Will Boost Local Supply Capacity – Minister Bartlett (2024-06-11 06:43:18)
    The Ministry of Tourism and its public bodies will be ramping up efforts to boost the capacity of local suppliers in a bid to further strengthen linkages between tourism and other key sectors of the Jamaican economy. This commitment was underscored by Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, during his recent 2024/2025 Sectoral Debate opening presentation in Parliament.
  • Free meals for dads at UAE’s Mr Toad’s and Nuevo this Father’s Day (2024-06-11 06:37:07)
    Mr Toad’s and Nuevo restaurants are treating dads in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to a free meal this Father’s Day, with great food, bargain hops and more on Sunday 16 and Friday 21 June.
  • Premier Inn wins Gold Employee Happiness Award for Best Employee Driven Business Change (2024-06-11 06:34:05)
    Premier Inn Middle East has been awarded the Gold Employee Happiness Award for Best Employee Driven Business Change at the Employee Happiness Awards 2024. The company has been recognised for its One Pulse Employee Survey, a tool that has driven transformational business changes by leveraging team member feedback.
  • TourReview transforms tours and activities customer feedback management (2024-06-11 06:31:50)
    TourReview, the AI-driven travel review platform for the tours and activities sector, proudly announces the launch of its latest innovation, the Review Collector. This powerful new tool is set to revolutionise how tour operators collect, manage, and analyse customer feedback, solidifying TourReview’s commitment to making the customer’s voice the most important KPI.
  • Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina launches 36-hour summer staycation package (2024-06-11 06:27:12)
    The Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina has officially launched its latest offering to attract guests: the 36-hour Summer Staycation package.Packed with F&B offers, room upgrades, and a complimentary beach shuttle service, guests will also have the opportunity to take advantage of a 36-hour stay. This unique feature will allow for a more relaxed and extended experience, with guaranteed check-in from 10 am and check-out until 10 pm the following day.
  • 7 Must-visit Nature Reserves & Resorts in Saudi to Reconnect with Nature (2024-06-11 06:21:36)
    Saudi offers a tapestry of breathtaking landscapes, pristine well-preserved environments, and distinct wildlife. Its stunning natural landscape spans mountains, deserts, and sea with a 1,800km coastline. Immerse yourself in Saudi’s picture-perfect vistas and embrace the transformative power of its nature and reserves. Let Saudi be your sanctuary for holistic well-being, where every moment spent in communion with nature nourishes the mind, body, and soul.
  • Crashed on Vacation? What to Do When You Get in a Rental Car Accident (2024-06-10 21:24:11)
    Over 75% of Americans take at least one vacation per year, equating to over 225 million people hitting the road to explore new destinations. A popular mode of transportation for travelers is renting a car—the rental car industry is worth over 40 billion dollars globally. In 2023, 18% of American adults aged 18 and older, around 48 million people, will rent a car for vacation, according to industry data.
  • How to Write a News Article? (2024-06-10 21:18:10)
    The topic of news writing is captivating for those who envision a career in journalism and wish to report on current events. A news article, a pillar of journalism, serves a crucial role in society by providing timely and relevant information about recent events, thereby keeping the public well-informed. News articles, typically grounded in facts, are designed to deliver the most accurate details. Furthermore, a well-crafted news article often draws strength from citations, facts, and statements from officials.
  • Chihuahua, Mexico establishes tourist representation in the UK and Germany. (2024-06-10 21:11:00)
    The state of Chihuahua is proud to announce the establishment of dedicated tourist representation in the United Kingdom and Germany. This strategic move aims to enhance the state’s visibility as a premier travel destination and to promote its rich cultural heritage, stunning natural landscapes, and vibrant local communities to European travellers.
  • Live Dealer Casinos: Bringing the Authentic Casino Experience to Your Screen (2024-06-10 21:03:22)
    In the rapidly evolving world of online gambling, live dealer casinos have emerged as a revolutionary innovation, bridging the gap between traditional brick-and-mortar casinos and virtual gaming. This new approach to online gaming offers players an immersive and authentic casino experience, right from the comfort of their own homes.
  • Kenya’s Growing Tourism Market: Trends, Drivers, and Future Prospects (2024-06-10 07:22:32)
    Kenya, renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, iconic wildlife, and rich cultural heritage, has experienced a robust growth in its tourism market in recent years. This expansion is fueled by strategic initiatives, diversified offerings, and a global reputation for unique travel experiences. This article delves into the factors driving the growth of Kenya’s tourism market, current trends, and the future prospects for this dynamic industry.Later this year the country hosts the Africa Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards on the 18 October 2024 at Diamonds Leisure Beach & Golf Resort Diani Beach.
  • Philippines to host the inaugural UN Tourism Gastronomy Forum (2024-06-10 06:19:05)
    UN Tourism is organising its first-ever UN Tourism Regional Forum on Gastronomy Tourism for Asia and the Pacific from June 26 to 27 in Cebu, the Philippines.It’s a big year for this stunning destination as it prepares to play host to the World Travel awards Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony on the 3rd September in Manila.
  • BWH Hotels Sets Sights on the Middle East (2024-06-10 06:15:56)
    BWH Hotels is prioritizing portfolio growth in the Middle East for 2024 and beyond. The company will soon bring eight new hotels and one branded residence into Saudi Arabia, with more development in the region possible within the near future.
  • Somabay Celebrates Ocean Month With an Exciting Programme of Sustainability-Focused Events (2024-06-10 06:12:18)
    This June, Somabay is celebrating Ocean Month with an exciting programme of sustainability-focused events. From marine conservation panel talks to educational boat trips in the Red Sea, the programme has been carefully curated to educate guests on the importance of protecting our oceans.
  • Geneva Tourism Unveils Inaugural Geneva Food Guide in Collaboration With Expert Sébastien Ripari (2024-06-10 06:09:24)
    Geneva Tourism is delighted to unveil the inaugural Geneva Food Guide, produced in collaboration with Sébastien Ripari, a Geneva-born international gastronomic expert and food consultant. Developed to highlight Geneva’s authentic and diverse culinary culture, the Geneva Food Guide was launched at a high-profile press conference early this morning.
  • Vietnam Airlines Becomes the First Vietnamese Carrier to Join IATA Co2 Connect (2024-06-10 06:06:46)
    Vietnam Airlines, the national carrier of Vietnam, has officially joined the CO2 Connect project, developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), to measure CO2 emissions.
  • Jumeirah Carlton Tower Launches New Afternoon Tea Inspired by Highgrove House & Gardens (2024-06-10 06:03:06)
    Jumeirah Carlton Tower is delighted to announce its new afternoon tea concept with Highgrove House & Gardens, the iconic gardens developed by His Majesty King Charles III. Launching on 14 June, the afternoon tea will bring guests a seasonal, botanically inspired experience that champions sustainability and seasonality, in a celebration of the very best of British produce
  • This Summer Beat the Crowds, by Taking a Better Alternative, to Discover an Unexpected Saudi (2024-06-10 05:55:05)
    As the weather warms up you may have started thinking, of the right destination to choose for a cooler escape. Why not consider a vacation to explore an unexpected destination, Saudi, which contrary to preconceptions has average summer temperatures of between 24°C - 78°F - 27 °C/ 84°F in the mountains and along its coastlines.
  • TAP launches new route to Florianópolis, Brazil (2024-06-10 05:53:16)
    TAP Air Portugal is soaring to new heights with its newest route to Florianópolis, the capital of the state of Santa Catarina, in Southern Brazil.
  • Turkish Airlines and Air China sign new freesale codeshare agreement (2024-06-10 05:51:03)
    Türkiye’s flag carrier airline Turkish Airlines (TK) and People’s Republic of China’s flag carrier airline Air China Limited (CA) have announced the signing of a new freesale codeshare agreement, transitioning from their long-standing blocked space partnership. This agreement, initially covering flights between Istanbul and Beijing, marks a significant milestone in the strategic collaboration between the two airlines and lays the groundwork for future expansions in their strong partnership.
  • Mr Toad’s warms up for a great summer of sport (2024-06-10 05:43:40)
    Dubai’s Mr Toad’s is warming up for its biggest summer of sport to date, with great offerings and live, big-screen action for EURO 2024, Wimbledon, the Olympics and the ICC T20 World Cup cricket.
  • Alaska Airlines offers guests largest summer schedule ever in preparation for busy travel season (2024-06-10 05:40:48)
    In response to an increase in travel demand, Alaska Airlines is offering the largest summer schedule in the company’s history, including new nonstop routes and international destinations we’ve never served before during our busiest months of the year.
    The world of gastronomy came together in the neon-lit city of Las Vegas in the United States to celebrate and recognise The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2024, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, with Barcelona’s Disfrutar named The World’s Best Restaurant and The Best Restaurant in Europe
  • Discover the Vibrant Summers of Spain with Wego (2024-06-10 05:35:34)
    Wego, the number 1 travel app and the largest online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is thrilled to announce its partnership with ‘Spain Tourism Office’ for the summer campaign under the theme “Vibrant Summers of Spain”
  • Global Celebration Honoring 90 Years of Donald Duck (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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.
  • Virgin Atlantic announces new codeshare partnerships with El Al (2024-06-08 15:12:02)
    Virgin Atlantic is announcing three brand new codeshare partnerships which will launch this year, increasing connectivity and enhancing customer benefits, with the airline once again rewarding its most frequent flyers. It also announced its plan to return to Tel Aviv from 5 September 2024.
  • New Ship, Trips Offer Immersive Experiences in Remote Regions of Antarctica (2024-06-08 06:57:53)
    AdventureSmith Explorations is booking new itineraries on a brand new expedition ship that offer a rare, extended opportunity to explore seldom visited sites.
  • British Airways Celebrates 100 Years in India with Enhanced Flight Schedule (2024-06-08 06:55:43)
    British Airways is set to bolster its presence in India with the introduction of a new daily flight between Delhi and London Heathrow starting April 20, 2025. This move, coinciding with the airline’s centenary in India, will increase its weekly flights across the country to 63, servicing five major cities. Operated by the state-of-the-art 787-8 aircraft, the new route aims to provide travelers with convenient options, offering Club World, World Traveller Plus, and World Traveller cabins.
  • Iconic Sofitel New York Embarks on Grand Renewal Under Visionary Leadership (2024-06-08 06:52:00)
    Sofitel New York, an emblem of French elegance in Manhattan, announces a comprehensive refurbishment project coinciding with the brand’s 60th anniversary, under the leadership of CEO Maud Bailly. The renovation, set to begin in late 2024, will encompass all aspects of the hotel, including guestrooms, suites, public areas, and meeting spaces, aiming to redefine French Art Deco in the heart of New York City.
  • Emirates, Condor Ink Reciprocal Partnership, Boosting Passenger Options (2024-06-08 06:50:35)
    Emirates and Condor have inked a reciprocal codeshare partnership starting October 2024, subject to regulatory approvals, offering Emirates customers seamless access to Condor-operated flights via Germany to popular destinations in Majorca, the Canary Islands, North, Central, and South America, and the Caribbean.
  • Minor Hotels Appoints Gonzalo Aguilar as CEO for Europe & Americas (2024-06-08 06:47:04)
    Minor Hotels, a prominent global hotel owner and operator, has announced the appointment of Gonzalo Aguilar as the CEO for Europe & Americas, effective January 1, 2025. Aguilar, joining from Marriott, brings over three decades of industry expertise and a track record of successful leadership.
  • Adelaide Airport Set for Enhanced Qantas Lounge Experience (2024-06-08 06:43:11)
    Qantas announces plans to enhance the airport experience for travelers passing through Adelaide with the construction of a new lounge precinct, featuring a Domestic Business Lounge inspired by Kangaroo Island’s Flinders Chase National Park, alongside a refurbishment of the current Qantas Club and Chairmans Lounge. The first phase of construction, focusing on the Qantas Club, is expected to open in mid-November, with the Domestic Business Lounge set to welcome guests by mid-2025.
  • Qatar Airways Expands European Network with Resumption of Lisbon Flights (2024-06-08 06:40:03)
    Qatar Airways announces the resumption of non-stop flights between Hamad International Airport (DOH) and Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS), marking a significant addition to its European network. With six weekly flights during summer 2024, Qatar Airways addresses the high seasonal demand for travel to Lisbon, offering passengers seamless connectivity to over 170 destinations worldwide, including 47 European cities.
  • Minister Bartlett Explores Partnership with Chemonics to Mark 3rd Global Tourism Resilience Day (2024-06-08 06:37:32)
    On the margins of the Resilience and Innovation Summit now underway in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, met with senior representatives of leading global sustainable development firm, Chemonics International, in a bid to forge a major partnership for the upcoming Global Tourism Resilience Day in 2025.
  • Emirates’ A380 Draws Prominent Guests and Trade Visitors at ILA Berlin 2024 (2024-06-08 06:36:17)
    Emirates showcased its A380 aircraft at ILA Berlin 2024, welcoming prominent guests including German Federal Ministers and regional leaders. The aircraft attracted significant attention, hosting over 1,800 trade guests during the event. Demonstrating a commitment to sustainability, Emirates announced a positioning flight from Berlin to Dubai using blended Sustainable Aviation Fuel.
  • IHG Hotels & Resorts to Introduce Holiday Inn Kyoto Gojo in 2025 (2024-06-07 07:32:20)
    IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG) has announced a management agreement with AXA IM Alts to launch Holiday Inn Kyoto Gojo by early 2025, marking the brand’s return to its Japanese roots after over 50 years since its inception in 1973.
  • Ring in the Galápagos National Park’s 65th Anniversary with Top Sustainability Initiatives (2024-06-07 07:28:28)
    The Galapagos Islands offer unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experiences for all travelers. Located 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador, the delicate islands are a longstanding labyrinth rich with flora and fauna waiting to be explored—and protected—by its visitors. When travelers choose to travel with Quasar Expeditions for their Galápagos adventures, they are also supporting the local community—human, quadrupeds, and birds alike.
  • The Balearic Islands Underlines Local Food Industry as Key Driver of Tourism Success (2024-06-07 07:21:56)
    In a collaboration between the islands’ tourism and agricultural departments, the event welcomed the UK travel and food industries to embark on a sensory journey through the archipelago, comprising Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera, to experience the flavours, textures and aromas of many of the local wines and produce that highlight the rich agricultural traditions of the destination.
  • Qantas Launches New Spirits and Winter Menu (2024-06-07 07:19:19)
    New Australian gins are rolling out and Campari will be on offer in all international cabins for the first time with Qantas unveiling a revamped spirits selection on board alongside the airline’s new winter menu.
  • Le Boat and Groupe Beneteau Make Waves With New 10-Year Partnership (2024-06-07 07:12:09)
    Self-drive boating holidays redefinedA new agreement between Le Boat and Groupe Beneteau under their Delphia brand in Poland will see Europe’s largest boat rental company invest over £100m into its international fleet over the next ten years.
  • In celebration of World Ocean Day June 8th 2024 (2024-06-07 07:08:32)
    In celebration of World Ocean Day, we are thrilled to share information on the amazing diving opportunities and Blue Hole phenomenon, which can be experienced by guests at Vakkaru Maldives.
  • Airlines might finally start selling personalised products soon (2024-06-07 07:06:09)
    In the airline industry there’s been serious talk of ‘offer and order management’ for some years now. In fact this was a key topic for delegates at the IATA World Financial & Passenger Symposium in Chicago late last year, where it became clear that offer/order was finally gathering pace
  • StayAltered, the world’s first community—powered hospitality platform for sustainable travelers (2024-06-07 06:56:59)
    Independent hoteliers unite to launch StayAltered, the world’s first community-powered hospitality platform for sustainable travelers.Over 80 independent hoteliers join forces with a founding network of contributors and partners to develop new booking, rewards, and sustainability features for StayAltered.
  • Banyan Tree debuts into Japan with its first property in Kyoto (2024-06-07 06:53:43)
    Banyan Group, an independent global hospitality company with purpose, proudly announces the opening of Banyan Tree Higashiyama Kyoto in the third quarter of 2024, which marks the debut of the Banyan Tree brand in Japan. Located in the historic Higashiyama Ward of Kyoto City, Banyan Tree Higashiyama Kyoto will feature 52 guestrooms, the signature Banyan Tree Spa and two distinctive dining experiences.
  • The Third Edition of the Michelin Guide Estonia Has Been Launched (2024-06-07 06:51:23)
    The MICHELIN Guide Inspectors have spent another year travelling Estonia in search of its best restaurants. The MICHELIN Guide Estonia 2024 recommends 35 restaurants, four of which are new to the list including: 1x Two MICHELIN Star restaurant, 1x One MICHELIN Star restaurant, 6x MICHELIN Bib Gourmand restaurants and 3x MICHELIN Green Star restaurants.
  • ITB 360° with wide-ranging multichannel content (2024-06-07 06:47:29)
    A 360-degree look at the global travel industry – taking this as its slogan, the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show is offering year-round industry updates for the global travel community on
  • Prepare For Extended Travel With These 8 Tips And Tricks (2024-06-06 18:00:14)
    The wide-open world awaits, and the call for extended travel is strong. Whether you’re dreaming of backpacking through Southeast Asia, volunteering in South America, or indulging in a luxurious European adventure, a longer trip requires extra planning. With these essential tips and tricks, you’ll transform your extended travel dreams into a reality.
  • Top Snacks for Adventure Travelers (2024-06-06 16:24:16)
    Snacking can keep you energized and help you make the most of your travel. Discover the top snack choices perfect for adventure travelers.
    Today, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and China Eastern Airlines, a top global airline, are proud to announce the signing of a Joint Venture (JV)  to cement the strategic partnership between the two airlines¹.
  • Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa Launches Immersive Dining Experience ‘Dineamation’ (2024-06-06 14:27:02)
    Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa has announced the launch of the ‘Dineamation’ concept, an immersive dining show and the first of its kind in Kuwait, featuring a seven-course menu alongside an animated display of seven of the greatest paintings in the world.
  • Your ultimate Eid celebration guide for Saadiyat Island Abu Dhabi (2024-06-06 14:25:38)
    Discover a realm of enchantment this Eid on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, where luxury and leisure come together to create unforgettable experiences. Immerse yourself in an exclusive sanctuary designed for those seeking to reconnect with loved ones in a serene setting. From opulent resorts and gourmet dining to pristine beaches, Saadiyat Island offers an array of must-try experiences that promise to elevate your holiday and leave you with cherished memories.
  • Turkish Airlines launches ‘Tomorrow On-Board’  sustainability brand (2024-06-06 14:23:13)
    Turkish Airlines has launched its sustainability brand ‘Tomorrow On-Board’ to coincide with World Environment Day, with a special event at the carrier’s hub, Istanbul Airport.
  • Finnair serves up new summer menu brimming with fresh flavours (2024-06-06 14:21:46)
    Finnair has launched its summer menu, treating customers to new mouthwatering meals and light savoury snacks packed with fresh flavours.Customers flying on Finnair flights can tuck into a range of tasty dishes - available for purchase inflight - including vegetable bolognese pasta, vegetarian korma curry noodles and berry oatmeal. They can also enjoy salty snacks and sweet treats such as cashew nuts, blueberry muffins, salty liquorice and fruit candy.
  • Cleanliness is the key to efficiency, how oil filter helps to save fuel (2024-06-06 11:42:51)
    In today’s world, where environmental issues and respect for resources come to the forefront, fuel economy is becoming more and more important. One of the simple but effective ways to achieve it is the use of quality oil filters.
  • Hilton Officially Rolls Out AutoCamp Properties for Booking (2024-06-06 08:58:55)
    The summer travel season is beginning to heat up, and so is Hilton’s exclusive partnership with premier outdoor hospitality company AutoCamp. As the days get longer, Hilton guests can now experience a stay that blends the spirit of an iconic outdoor adventure with the hospitality and design-forward thinking of a boutique hotel.
  • 5-Star Refurbished Luxury Hotel, Cora Hotel and Spa, Welcomes Guests to Halkidiki, Greece (2024-06-06 07:37:39)
    Nestled in the heart of Halkidiki, mainland Greece, five star property, Cora Hotel & Spa, reopened its doors earlier this month. The new 5-star gem in Halkidiki is ready to spoil its guests with an extravagant holiday experience.
  • Princess Cruises Announces Extended 2025-26 Japan & Southeast Asia Cruise Season (2024-06-06 07:28:29)
    On the heels of record-breaking travel to Japan by U.S. visitors in 2023, and another strong season underway this year, Princess Cruises today announced it will extend the number of itineraries in Japan during the 2025-26 season.
    Mandarin Oriental, Muscat has opened its doors today, marking the Group’s debut in the Sultanate of Oman. The distinctive architectural design of this urban resort and branded residences takes full advantage of the views over the Arabian sea, while its location in the heart of the city in Shatti Al-Qurum, a prestigious neighbourhood, is perfectly positioned to explore Muscat’s intriguing ancient architectural treasures and vibrant culture.
  • Hard Rock Offers “Come Together Experience” with Lionel Messi to Celebrate Unity™ (2024-06-06 07:14:11)
    In the latest in its “Come Together Experiences” international sweepstakes series, Hard Rock International is offering one lucky winner and three friends the experience of a lifetime to watch its global brand ambassador and cultural icon Lionel Messi play at an upcoming Inter Miami game. The unforgettable South Florida vacation is part of the company’s new “Come Together” campaign featuring Messi along with other superstars including Noah Kahan, John Legend and Shakira, all in celebration of the global launch of the Unity by Hard Rock loyalty program.
  • San Antonio: The Coolest Destination Kicks Off Summer with First-Ever River Celebration (2024-06-06 07:12:17)
    As the summer rolls in, there’s no better time to plan a getaway to the vibrant city of San Antonio. With its unbeatable combination of attractions, events, and refreshing escapes, San Antonio promises an unforgettable summer getaway for visitors of all ages. A Pool Float Parade the morning of May 30th at the iconic San Antonio River Walk officially kicked off the summer season and invites travelers to dive into fun in the city – just not into the River Walk itself as that is not allowed!
  • Sandbourne Santa Monica, Ocean Avenue’s Beachfront Jewel, Is Now Open (2024-06-06 07:08:00)
    The much-anticipated Sandbourne Santa Monica officially opens its doors, introducing a transformative hotel experience along the vibrant Ocean Avenue. This new beachfront masterpiece, designed by the acclaimed Icelandic architect Gulla Jónsdóttir, offers a unique 175-room coastal retreat that promises to revitalize the upscale hotel landscape in Santa Monica. With an emphasis on engaging all five senses, the hotel is a harmonious blend of natural textures, sculptural elements, indoor and outdoor vibes, and Earth tones throughout.
  • Cunard Names City of Liverpool as Godparent of Queen Anne with Five Liverpudlian Icons (2024-06-06 07:02:23)
    Cunard is excited to announce the City of Liverpool as Godparent of its newest ship Queen Anne in recognition of the long-lasting bond with its spiritual home.
  • Miami Beach Inspires this Summer with Film, Fashion and Music Experiences (2024-06-06 07:02:19)
    Miami Beach is ready to sizzle this summer with a collection of events and experiences that will inspire visitors and locals. From the Miami Beach Classical Music Festival and the American Black Film Festival, to celebrations planned along the beach to support National Pride Month, the destination is ready to welcome all and embrace the changing season.
  • Greece’s Beloved Homegrown Hospitality Brand You Need to Know About This Season (2024-06-06 06:53:53)
    Greece undoubtedly stands as a perennial favourite among travellers seeking sunny escapes. But for those looking to indulge in a sophisticated stay away from the bustling tourist areas of Santorini and Mykonos, homegrown hospitality brand Kivotos Hotels & Villas presents two distinctively intimate, yet still easily accessible, alternatives.