Ritz Carlton Chengdu China

Travel News: February 21, 2017

Marriott’s luxury brands lead slight Q4 demand gain Travel Weekly Marriott International’s luxury brands such as Ritz-Carlton and JW Marriott led fourth-quarter demand gains for the world’s largest hotel company, … Read More

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bangkok airport

Travel News: February 20, 2017

Many Americans Are Canceling Their Trips to Mexico Travel+Leisure There’s a new self-imposed, fear-inspired travel ban happening among American travelers. U.S.-based travelers are increasingly canceling trips to Mexico, reports Travel … Read More

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Washington DC

Travel News: February 16, 2017

Qantas hooks up with Netflix, Spotify, Foxtel for free inflight streaming Australian Business Traveller Qantas will offer free live streams from Netflix, Spotify and Foxtel on its new inflight Internet … Read More

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Tahiti

Travel News: February 13, 2017

KLM testing facial recognition for boarding at Amsterdam Schiphol Travel Weekly Dutch carrier KLM is trialing a new biometric boarding technology at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport that allows passengers to go … Read More

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French Chateau Bordeaux France

Travel News: February 9, 2017

Boeing wins $13.8 billion Singapore Airlines order for wide-body jets Reuters Singapore Airlines (SIA) (SIAL.SI) announced a $13.8 billion order to buy 39 Boeing (BA.N) wide-body aircraft as it pursues … Read More

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Windstar Cruise Tahiti

Travel News: February 8, 2017

Argentina waives hotel tax for international visitors Travel Weekly Argentina this year is waiving the value added tax (VAT) on hotel stays for international travelers, as the South American country … Read More

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Iceland

Travel News: February 3, 2017

Thailand Welcomed a Record 32 Million Overseas Tourists in 2016 Skift Thailand received a record 32.59 million foreign visitors last year, with revenue beating expectations and likely to exceed previous … Read More

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Melbourne Australia

Travel News: January 30, 2017

Protests erupt at airports following Trump travel ban Travel Weekly President Donald Trump’s 90-day travel ban issued Saturday, barring citizens of seven predominantly Muslim nations (Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, … Read More

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Paris France

Travel News: January 25, 2017

  Paris tests electric driverless minibus to fight pollution Travel Weekly In a city hit by chronic pollution and traffic problems, Paris officials are experimenting with a self-driving shuttle linking … Read More

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Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: January 20, 2017

American latest to add ‘Basic Economy,’ carry-on restrictions USA Today American has formally introduced its long-expected Basic Economy fare class, saying the fare type will first go up for sale … Read More

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Beijing China

Travel News: January 18, 2017

Emirates opens its business and first class lounges to all passengers The Telegraph Emirates has opened its Dubai International Airport business-class lounges to paying guests, allowing lower-tier passengers to access … Read More

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Hong Kong

Travel News: January 17, 2017

Instagram Launches Ads in Its Stories   Skift Instagram, and its parent company Facebook, have quickly become a digital advertising juggernaut, with the social conglomerate accounting for more than 67% … Read More

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Ett Hem Hotel Stockholm Sweden

Travel News: January 13, 2017

Nepal tourism makes spectacular rebound The Kathmandu Post Nepal’s tourism experienced a dramatic turnaround last year after being hit by the twin disasters of a devastating earthquake and crippling trade … Read More

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Grand Cayman Marriott

Travel News: January 9, 2017

An Encore performance: Soprano Sarah Brightman names new luxury ship USA Today Luxury cruise line Seabourn on Saturday officially welcomed its biggest ship ever during a Southeast Asia-themed christening ceremony … Read More

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Park Guell Barcelona

Travel News: January 6, 2017

British Airways’ Parent IAG Plans New Low-Cost, Long-Haul Flights from Barcelona Skift In a bid to thwart discounter Norwegian Air, International Airlines Group, parent of British Airways and three other … Read More

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Berlin Germany

Travel News: December 30, 2016

Obama Designates Two New National Monuments, Protecting 1.65 Million Acres New York Times President Obama designated two new national monuments on Wednesday, protecting 1.35 million acres of federal land surrounding … Read More

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Viking Cruises New York City

Travel News: December 21, 2016

‘Frenemies’ no more? Delta, Alaska Air to terminate partnership USA Today Delta Air Lines and Alaska Airlines were once close partners. But their relationship has deteriorated in recent years, largely … Read More

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