Paris Metro sign

Travel News: July 25, 2016

American Airlines on travel demand: ‘We do expect Europe to get worse’ USA Today American Airlines officials refused to say Friday what changes they anticipate for flights to the United Kingdom. … Read More

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Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: July 22, 2016

Computer glitch could cost Southwest up $10 million, CEO says USA Today Southwest CEO Gary Kelly said the airline is investigating Wednesday’s technology failure that knocked the company’s website offline … Read More

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Sydney Australia

Travel News: July 21, 2016

Virgin Australia Los Angeles flights: New business class, premium economy launched Traveller Virgin Australia has launched its new international business, premium and economy classes on Wednesday at a ceremony at … Read More

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Venice Italy

Travel News: July 20, 2016

The latest hotel amenity: Adult coloring books USA Today Hotels are refusing to stay inside the lines as they offer exclusive adult coloring books as an unconventional amenity to help … Read More

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Edinburgh Scotland UK

Travel News: July 19, 2016

Edinburgh Airport welcomes first WOW air flight Edinburgh Evening News Edinburgh Airport has welcomed the first WOW air flight from Iceland. Travellers arriving from the Nordic nation, as well as … Read More

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LAS VEGAS NEVADA

Travel News: July 18, 2016

Ethiopia’s world heritage sites are fueling a tourism boom as Kenya and Tanzania take a hit Quartz Ethiopia’s tourism industry is not doing badly. Named the world’s best tourist destination … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Chengdu China

Travel News: July 14, 2016

Faroe Islands: Cruise boycott hits tourism Deutsche Welle Two German cruise companies have agreed no longer to feature the Faroe Islands. The move comes in response to pressure from animal … Read More

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bangkok airport

Travel News: July 13, 2016

Virgin Atlantic will fly the Airbus A350 USA Today Virgin Atlantic will buy eight of Airbus’ new A350 widebody jets and plans to lease another four, calling the jet its “future flagship.” … Read More

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Budapest, Hungary

Travel News: July 12 2016

American’s New International Premium Economy Will Begin as a Free Upgrade for Elites Skift American Airlines plans to launch an international premium economy product later this year — the first … Read More

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Dubrovnik Croatia

Travel News: July 8, 2016

DOT: Eight airlines awarded flights to Havana USA Today Eight U.S. airlines have tentatively been awarded flights to Havana, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced Thursday. The decision would give … Read More

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Charlotte Amalie St Thomas

Travel News July 7, 2016

US hotels interested in expanding to Cuba find Airbnb already established there Los Angeles Times Starwood Hotels & Resorts this year became the first U.S. hotelier to ink a deal … Read More

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Reykjavik, Iceland

Travel News: July 6, 2016

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre Hotel Opens Hotel News Resource Canopy by Hilton and Icelandair Hotels have announced the opening of the world’s first Canopy hotel in the city … Read More

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Shibuya Crossing

Travel News: July 5, 2016

Asiana Airlines to Launch Second Low-Cost Carrier Wall Street Journal South Korea’s Asiana Airlines Inc. obtained government approval to launch its second low-cost airline. The company, which owns a 46% … Read More

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Whitsundays Queensland Australia

Travel News: July 4, 2016

United now serving better coffee, upgrades to illy USA Today Coffee drinkers are getting a major upgrade on United Airlines. Starting Friday (July 1), the carrier is switching to Italian … Read More

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Istanbul Turkey

Travel News: July 30, 2016

Ferragamo seeks to preserve Florentine culture in restoration effort Luxury Daily Italian footwear label Salvatore Ferragamo is giving back to its hometown of Florence with a project that will restore … Read More

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Alberta Canada Road

Travel News: June 29, 2016

Deadly Suicide Bombings Hit Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport Huffington Post Three suicide bombers attacked Istanbul Ataturk Airport late Tuesday evening, killing at least 41 people and wounding 239 others, Turkish authorities … Read More

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Rotterdam Netherlands

Travel News: June 27, 2016

Virgin Atlantic just used behavioral science to ‘nudge’ its pilots into using less fuel. It worked Washington Post In an unusual experiment that could have major implications for the role … Read More

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Tulum, Mexico

Travel News: June 23, 2016

Outlander linked to boost in Scottish tourism Herald Scotland Hit TV series Outlander has been credited with providing a boost to Scottish tourism, which has seen its fourth consecutive year … Read More

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Stykkishólmur Iceland

Travel News: June 22, 2016

Windstar to expand Iceland sailings for 2017 USA Today Make that two Windstar ships operating cruises around Iceland. The small-ship cruise company says the 208-passenger Star Pride will join the … Read More

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Curacao

Travel News: June 20, 2016

Silver Airways, American Airlines Begin Selling Tickets to Cuba Wall Street Journal Silver Airways Inc., a Florida-based operator of turboprop planes, said it put its planned Cuba flights on sale … Read More

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Kensington Palace London England UK

Travel News: June 17, 2016

Cathay Pacific Airways And “Furthermore” Partner PR Newswire Cathay Pacific USA and online digital magazine, Furthermore from Equinox, are pleased to announce the launch of the wellness content hub, “Well … Read More

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Jefferson Memorial Washington DC

Travel News: June 16, 2016

Singapore Air adds San Francisco-Singapore nonstop USA TODAY Singapore Airlines will resume nonstop service between Singapore and the USA in October, about two years earlier than expected. That will come … Read More

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Wat Arun Bangkok Thailand

Travel News: June 15, 2016

Increased spontaneous and offseason vacations propel travel growth Luxury Daily International tourism will grow 4.3 percent in 2016, with demand highest in Asia and North America, according to a Positive … Read More

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London England UK

Travel News: June 14, 2016

Aston Martin branches out into luxury goods, travel experiences CTV News Not satisfied with making vehicles that are seen more as objects of desire than as supercars, Aston Martin now … Read More

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Amsterdam Netherlands Holland

Travel News: June 13, 2016

Amsterdam starts experiments to tempt tourists out of the centre DutchNews.nl Amsterdam is running 18 experiments to encourage tourists out of the over-crowded city centre, reports ANP. It is trying … Read More

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Frankfurt

Travel News: June 9, 2016

Corinthia Hotels announces new luxury hotel in Dubai ITCM Corinthia Hotels has signed agreements with UAE-based Meydan Group to provide technical services and manage a luxury beachfront resort under construction … Read More

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Ett Hem Hotel Stockholm Sweden

Travel News: June 7, 2016

Delta: In-flight entertainment to be free for all fliers USA Today Delta Air Lines will make all of its in-flight entertainment available to all passengers free of charge. Starting July … Read More

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Viking Star Cruise

Travel News: June 6, 2016

Paris Ritz hotel reopens after four-year renovation FRANCE 24 The iconic Paris Ritz hotel will re-open its palatial doors to guests Monday after nearly four years of renovations and a … Read More

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Arc de Triomphe and the Champs Elysees in Paris

Travel News: June 3, 2016

Australia Wants Traffic Lights Into Sidewalks For Pedestrians Obsessed With Their Phones TechTimes Sydney, Australia, will soon deploy traffic lights at street level to save the lives of smartphone users … Read More

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Kayak Pont du Gard France

Travel News: June 2, 2016

International tourism grows strongly in South Australia, led by US and UK visitors ABC Online An annual rise of 7.6 per cent in the number of international tourists visiting South … Read More

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Reefsleep Queensland Australia

Travel News: June 1, 2016

Richard Branson and Virgin Australia partner on Great Barrier Reef initiative Australian Aviation The Great Barrier Reef is in crisis. With over a third of the reef’s coral dying or … Read More

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LAS VEGAS NEVADA

Travel News: May 31, 2016

Airline: 70000 Passengers Missed Flights Due to Security Lines TIME More than 70,000 American Airlines passengers have missed their flights this year due to “excessive wait times,” according to a … Read More

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Paris Metro sign

Travel News: May 27, 2016

Planet Hollywood International Introduces New Luxury Brand—ph Hospitality-Industry.com As the essence of all things entertainment, Planet Hollywood((R))  International is expanding its lodging division by revolutionizing the upscale condo-hotel market for … Read More

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Walt Disney Concert Hall Los Angeles California

Travel News: May 26, 2016

L.A.’s rail extension adds car-free options for visitors USA Today Visitors to Los Angeles now have more options to experience the notoriously motor-centric city car-free. Phase 2 of the Metro … Read More

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REYKJAVIK ICELAND

Travel News: May 24, 2016

Airlines Are Now Paying to Bolster TSA Screening Lines Skift Over in the quickly-spiraling-out-of-control world that is the airport screening line, things aren’t looking good for summertime travel. At a news … Read More

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North Carolina 2

Travel News: May 23, 2016

Alaska Air adds intra-California routes, touts international links USA Today Alaska Airlines announced two new intra-California routes this week as it looks to bolster its presence in the state. The … Read More

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Hellnar Iceland

Travel News: May 18, 2016

Turkish Airlines launches Atlanta-Istanbul route Atlanta Journal Constitution Turkish Airlines launched daily flights from Atlanta to Istanbul on Monday, bringing a new international carrier and route to the world’s busiest … Read More

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