ITB Berlin Convention 2022: A high-level exchange of expert views

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 10:56:00 +0200

Virtual ITB Berlin Convention from 8 to 10 March 2022; Focus on resilience, digitisation and sustainability. Livestreaming plus stream for themed exhibitor conferences and presentations planned.

Host Agency Reviews celebrates travel advisors with Host Week 2022

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 10:51:00 +0200

HAR aims to leverage Host Week as an opportunity to celebrate the industry and offer concrete support for its continued growth. 

AC Hotel by Marriott in Beaverton, Oregon celebrates grand opening

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 10:47:00 +0200

The Hotel is owned and operated by Brandt Hospitality Group.

Donohoe Hospitality Services names Leticia Proctor Executive Vice President

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 10:43:00 +0200

In her new role, she will oversee marketing, direct sales, catering, revenue management and e-distribution for the company and its hotel portfolio.

WTTC announces new dates for its 2022 Global Summit in Manila

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 10:23:00 +0200

The Summit will be hosted in Metro Manila in-person, with a global audience joining virtually. Further information such as key speakers will be announced shortly.

Grand Canyon Railway will run σteam Engines in 2022

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:59:00 +0200

Riding a main-line steam engine is a rare experience in the U.S.

AC Hotel Washington DC Capitol Hill Navy Yard set to open its doors Feb. 3, 2022

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:51:00 +0200

Design-led European lifestyle hotel brand debuts Central Washington D.C. location.

The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway promotes Ted Johnston to General Manager

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:45:00 +0200

Bringing a decade of industry experience from markets and railroads across the United States, prior to joining The Broadmoor Manitou and Pikes Peak Cog Railway team, Ted started his railroad career with Union Pacific Railroad.

World’s most photographed island revealed in Instagram study

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:33:00 +0200

buildyouraquarium.com created a seed list of the most popular islands around the world and then inputted each into Instagram using the variation #island to see the number of hashtags. 

Holland America Line extends worry-free promise through September to book a cruise

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:25:00 +0200

Cruise line will continue to operate vaccinated voyages with enhanced COVID-19 protocols.

Intrepid recertifies as the world’s largest travel B corporation

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:21:00 +0200

Despite COVID-19's devastating impact on the global travel industry, Intrepid’s B Corp recertification shows that being a responsible business can also help make you a more resilient one. The world’s largest adventure travel company has deepened its commitment to people and the planet, introducing new policies, plans and programs  proving that doing good is also good for business.

Auro Hotels appoints Jennifer Stilwell VP of Marketing

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 11:17:00 +0200

A high- level strategic thinker and key contributor to the creative process, Jen is arguably one of the travel and tourism industry’s most knowledgeable and decorated brand strategists in destination brand marketing.

Carbon jargon: clarifying sustainability buzzwords

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 11:15:00 +0200

Innovation and developments are coming thick and fast, and bringing unfamiliar words and phrases to a travel manager’s remit. In order to adapt effectively to changing economic and regulatory environments, it is essential that travel policies are clear about these terms and what they mean.

Allegiant Air enlists Bookingpal to support its growing inventory of vacation rentals

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:50:00 +0200

Affordable airline provides OTA options for travelers in one-stop-shop.  

The Georges announces new General Manager, Sales Manager and one promotion

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:45:00 +0200

John Gomes appointed to general manager at boutique hotel in Lexington, VA.

Madeira, Portugal announces new schedule for first-ever direct flights from the U.S.

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:35:00 +0200

Madeira revises operations schedule for direct flights between New York and Funchal this Spring.

Marriott Bonvoy is recruiting three travelers to journey through its 30 extraordinary brands

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:29:00 +0200

As the ultimate host, the global travel leader is giving explorers a once-in-a-lifetime trip around the world.

Are you a ‘busy explorer’ or ‘quality time seeker’? Study splits travellers according to time use and environmental impact

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:24:00 +0200

Busy explorers, represented by younger individuals who work full-time, prefer the fastest travel to/from a destination in order to maximise their time away.  

Travel insurers warn against buying a policy for 5G rollout

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 10:14:00 +0200

Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth.com, says coverage may be available for policyholders who are impacted, but urges against rushing to buy a policy now.

Pebble Beach Company mourns the passing of Richard J. (Dick) Ferris, longtime Co-Chairman of the Board

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:48:00 +0200

A celebration of life will be held on February 11, from 1:00 – 4:00pm at the Pebble Beach Resorts Beach and Tennis Club.  

Hotel Room Service leaps into the future with much-needed revamp from digital menu platform Breeze

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:42:00 +0200

Hotels with in-house restaurants are using Breeze to increase room service revenue and provide a better experience for their guests.

Navika Group of Companies acquires 253-room Andaz Wall Street in New York

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:35:00 +0200

Navika intends to invest approximately $5 million into the hotel, which has rebranded to Hyatt Centric Wall Street New York.

Statement on rollout of C-band 5G near airports in the U.S.

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:27:00 +0200

IATA urges the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to recognize the needs and recommendations of the aviation community in deploying C-band 5G.

Southwest Airlines now available on KAYAK for Business

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 11:34:00 +0200

KAYAK for Business adds new features including the ability to change or cancel travel plans and pay for a trip with travel funds.  

Juniper partners with Pruvo to help Juniper ́s customers increase profitability

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 11:30:00 +0200

Partnership will allow Juniper ́s customers to increase hotel booking profitability by 36% on average.

Spirit Airlines appoints Linde Grindle as Chief Human Resources Officer

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 11:16:00 +0200

Prior to joining Spirit, Grindle served as Chief Talent Officer at Optum, a health services and innovation company that is part of the UnitedHealth Group.  

2021 global air passenger totals show improvement from 2020, but still only half pre-pandemic levels

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 10:31:00 +0200

Global seat capacity offered by airlines improved by 20 percent during the same period, exceeding the growth in passenger demand. The overall passenger load factor in 2021 stood at 68 percent, compared to 82 percent in 2019, and airlines worldwide incurred losses of $324 billion following $372 billion in 2020.  

Avelo Airlines begins new nonstop service from Sarasota-Bradenton to Southern Connecticut

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 09:39:00 +0200

Avelo is the first airline to offer nonstop flights between HVN and Florida. Avelo's arrival to HVN also marked the largest expansion of service at HVN in more than 30 years.  

The Andante Inn of Sedona caters to guest demands for secure access to personalized guestroom entertainment with BeyondTV GuestCast

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 09:30:00 +0200

Arizona-based property ensures guests can easily and safely access virtually any personalized streaming subscription of choice on guestroom televisions.

Humberside – Jersey flights added for Summer 2022 by Eastern Airways

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:45:00 +0200

Operated in partnership with CI Travel Group and Premier Holidays, the service from Eastern Airways home base will complement the Aberdeen service that has operated continuously from the Humber region airport since 1997.

Indie Campers serves over 100,000 travelers in 2021

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:40:00 +0200

Domestic travel continues to dominate the campervan rental industry as another year of COVID impacts all sectors within. Indie Campers success in 2021 paves the way for its enterprising expansion plan for 2022.

Carnival Cruise Line resumes guest operations from Chareston with Carnival Sunshine

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:27:00 +0200

Carnival Sunshine is sailing year-round from Charleston, offering a variety of cruises to The Bahamas and the Caribbean.

SeaDream Yacht Club announces State-of-the-Art Renovations

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:09:00 +0200

Significant investment in refurbishment reflects SeaDream’s commitment to the guest luxury experience.

Hotel Effectiveness launches into 2022 announcing new customers and more awards

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:04:00 +0200

The hotel labor optimization leader helps thousands of U.S. hotels address ongoing travel and tourism volatility.

New arrivals add local flavor & flair at Nashville International Airport

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 11:56:00 +0200

Fraport Tennessee welcomed 35 new shops & restaurants in 2021.

Busy rooms connects Thomas Cook to Channel Manager

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 11:11:00 +0200

Leading channel manager adds online travel company to distribution partners.

2021 marks a year of modest growth for Atlantic City amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 11:02:00 +0200

The beachfront resort destination continues to feel the impact of the pandemic, but industry leaders are optimistic the New Year will bring continued growth

U.S. hotel construction ends year down 61,000 rooms from peak

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 10:36:00 +0200

As of 5 January 2022, New York City showed more than 15,000 rooms in construction. Only five other markets have more than 4,500 rooms in that final phase of the pipeline.  

New study shows just 12.4% of B2B travel CEOs are female

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 10:31:00 +0200

Only 12.4% of top 350 B2B travel organisations globally have a female CEO and just 12.1% a female Chairperson. Within the B2B travel space the best performing sector is Hospitality Schools, with 29% female CEOs, and the worst is Hospitality Distribution & Sales with just 5%.  

Accor welcomes 2022 with a diverse array of spectacular new properties

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 10:15:00 +0200

More than 300 new destinations to discover around the world.

Tourism grows 4% in 2021 but remains far below pre-pandemic levels

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 09:55:00 +0200

UNWTO reports 4% rise in international tourist arrivals in 2021. However, 2021 was another challenging year: arrivals still 72% down on pre-pandemic levels. Recovery needs stronger coordination and increased vaccination rates.

Reuniting the international cruise industry - Seatrade Cruise Global returns to Miami

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 11:15:00 +0200

Seatrade Cruise Global 2022 is expected to welcome more than 10,000 attendees, representing 80+ cruise line brands and 500+ exhibitors from over 140 countries.

Motto by Hilton debuts first hotel in New York City

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 10:56:00 +0200

Located in the heart of one of Manhattan’s most vibrant neighborhoods, Motto New York City Chelsea marks Hilton’s first lifestyle hotel in the Big Apple.  

Sensei appoints new General Manager and Retreat Directors to highly-anticipated Rancho Mirage and Lāna’i Properties

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 10:43:00 +0200

Annika Jackson, Michael Conte and Catherine Phillips bring years of wellness and luxury hospitality experience to both Sensei properties.  

Thompson Austin and tommie Austin open in the heart of Downtown

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 10:34:00 +0200

Two Hyatt lifestyle hotels introduce new culinary destinations from celebrated chefs and locally-inspired cultural experiences to the capital city’s music and entertainment district.

Zartico names the first Chief Engagement Officer

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 10:09:00 +0200

Melissa Luebbe, a destination and tourism industry veteran, brings over twenty years’ experience of client growth in digital, print, and custom content marketing, as well as advertising and tourism research to Zartico’s partner base.  

Wheel the World launches accesible group tours for travelers with disabilities

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 09:59:00 +0200

Accessibility guaranteed for trips to destinations around the world.

HAMA announces 2022 Board of Directors

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 09:55:00 +0200

A 30-plus year hospitality veteran, new HAMA president Matthew Arrants is principal at The Arrants Company, a hotel asset management and investment firm.  

World Ski Awards unveils world’s favourite ski brands

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 09:50:00 +0200

The results follow a year-long search for the world’s leading ski travel, tourism and hospitality brands. Votes were cast by ski industry professionals and ski consumers, with the nominee gaining the most votes in a category named the winner.

Instagram

Facebook

We connect you to FREE travel experts to help save you time and money on Hotels Cruises Cars Tours Airfares Shore Excursions Travel Insurance & more!

Daily Deal