Toronto Canada

Travel News: December 12, 2017

Richard Branson’s private isle targets October reopening Travel Weekly Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands, owned by Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson, will begin welcoming guests next October, following … Read More

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Hollywood, Florida

Travel News: December 5, 2017

Lufthansa becomes first European airline with 5-star Skytrax rating Reuters Lufthansa has become the first European airline to receive the coveted 5-star Skytrax airline rating, it said on Monday, an … Read More

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Tokyo cherry blossom

Travel News: November 27, 2017

Vietnam to spend US$1.32 billion for tourism infrastructure till 2020 VietNamNet Bridge Under Decision 1861/QĐ-TTg, the VND30 trillion (US$1.32 billion) program will focus on building and upgrading tourism and transport … Read More

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Bogota Colombia

Travel News: November 20, 2017

Amtrak updates Northeast train seating, with some improvements in time for holidays USA Today Amtrak officials say renovations to Northeast Regional trains will delight several senses of their customers. Fresh … Read More

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penguins antarctica

Travel News: November 10, 2017

With tougher brand standards, Sheraton expects to drop about 30 hotels Travel Weekly Marriott International is deflagging underperforming Sheraton hotels – about 6,000 rooms this year and 4,000 in 2018, … Read More

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Iceland

Travel News: November 8, 2017

Lindblad orders expedition ship with inverted bow Travel Weekly Lindblad Expeditions Holdings ordered an expedition ship from Norwegian shipyard Ulstein Group for delivery in 2020, with an option for two … Read More

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hot air balloon napa

Travel News: November 3, 2017

Delta gets first A350, introduces business-class suite Travel Weekly Delta launched its first service on an Airbus A350 aircraft this week, debuting its Delta Premium Select premium economy cabin and … Read More

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Santa Pau, Spain

Travel News: October 30, 2017

Catalonia declares independence, Madrid responds with crackdown Travel Weekly In one of the most momentous days in recent Spanish history, lawmakers in the Catalan regional parliament voted to unilaterally declare … Read More

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Beijing China

Travel News: October 25, 2017

Star Alliance boarding passes accessible on United app Travel Weekly United customers now can use the carrier’s app to receive boarding passes when making connections to United partners. “As we … Read More

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Perth Australia

Travel News: October 24, 2017

Qantas receives its first Dreamliner NEWS.com.au THE long-awaited arrival of Qantas’ first Dreamliner was always going to be a emotionally charged affair. The Boeing 787-9, registered as VH-ZNA, touched down … Read More

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Travel News: October 23, 2017

Study reveals shifts in adventure travelers’ preferences Travel Weekly Ten years ago, adventure travel was defined by vigorous activities like mountain climbing, rafting and trekking in places like North America … Read More

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Travel News: October 19, 2017

Delta adds auto check-in Travel Weekly Delta now automatically checks passengers into their domestic flights 24 hours before departure. Delta will send travelers an email or push alert notifying them … Read More

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Barcelona Spain

Travel News: October 18, 2017

The Statler Hotel Reopens in Dallas Following $255M Redevelopment EBusinessOnline The Statler Hotel, an iconic hotel located in downtown Dallas, has reopened as part of the Curio Collection by Hilton … Read More

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Stonehenge England UK

Travel News: October 13, 2017

US, Israel Withdraw From UNESCO Travel Pulse The United States and Israel are withdrawing from UNESCO, citing a perceived anti-Israel bias. The U.S. State Department released a statement saying: “On October … Read More

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Ephesus Turkey

Travel News: October 10, 2017

AccorHotels Bids $920 Million For Mantra Group Travel Pulse French hotel group AccorHotels launched a $920 million bid to acquire Mantra Group, Australia’s second-largest hotel company, according to Reuters. Paris-based AccorHotels … Read More

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