Flynas Airbus deal to open global routes

June 24, 2019

Flynas, Saudi Arabia’s low-cost airline, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Airbus for 10 A321XLR aircraft, the longest range variant of the A320. As part of the commitment, the airline will also upsize 10 of the A320neo it currently has on order to the A321neo. Flynas operates a fleet of 30 A320ceos and […]

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Hyatt, BTG Homeinns unveil China-centric brand UrCove

June 24, 2019

Hyatt Hotels and Chinese hotel company BTG Homeinns Hotels Group revealed the name of their upcoming upper-midscale brand, UrCove, at the recent Chinese Hotels and Tourism conference. First announced in February, the joint venture between the two companies will be designed specifically for Chinese travellers The first two hotels are expected to open in Shanghai […]

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Eurail joins Make-A-Wish in granting wishes for children across the globe

June 24, 2019

Make-A-Wish announced a new partnership with Eurail, the rail pass providing multi-destination train travel across Europe in granting wishes for children across the globe. Now through 16 July 2019, Eurail will donate EUR 15 (USD 16.80) of every Eurail Global Pass sold to Make-A-Wish and Doctors Without Borders. When purchasing a Eurail Global Pass, travellers […]

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Masterchef Junior: Children enjoy buzz of baking at Buzzworks Bakehouse

June 24, 2019

Scotland’s hospitality group, Buzzworks Holdings, welcomed school children from Glenburn Primary to its Bakehouse in Prestwick for a taster on hospitality and baking. The visit saw 23 children from nearby Glenburn Primary School visit the Bakehouse to experience first-hand what goes on behind the scenes at Buzzworks in-house bakery whilst also learning about the hospitality […]

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Most extensive renovation at Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm now complete

June 24, 2019

Radisson Hotel Group announced the completion of the Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm in Sweden, following its ambitious multi-million renovation project. The renovation is one of several renewed Radisson hotels across the Nordics, as the hotel group is now finalizing its most extensive renovation and investment program ever in the region. Ready for its […]

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From coffee mornings to colouring competitions, Club campers celebrated 100 years of the caravan

June 24, 2019

Inspired by celebrity Julia Bradbury’s night on the first floating campsite on the Thames in central London last month, and a party she hosted to celebrate the 100th  anniversary of the start of caravan manufacturing in the UK, Camping and Caravanning Club sites across the UK undertook their own celebrations during National Camping and Caravanning […]

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Chugging off: Now aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express for an exclusive lunch experience

June 24, 2019

Inbound tour operator based in Thailand, Diethelm Travel Thailand has collaborated with the iconic Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train to offer an exclusive journey this 2-3 November 2019. Diethelm Travel Thailand guests will be able to board the world-famous Eastern & Oriental Express train in Kanchanaburi, Thailand to savour a sumptuous four-course lunch and […]

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Moxy Hotels to offer complimentary tattoos with artist Megan Massacre

June 24, 2019

Moxy Hotels has joined forces with tattoo artist Megan Massacre, to offer complimentary tattoos inspired by the brand’s Blank Canvas art program. Showing off its more playful and bolder side, Moxy Hotels kicked off its pop-up tattoo studios this past spring at Moxy Washington, giving guests the opportunity to celebrate emerging tattoo artists in a […]

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Say cheese: Elevate your selfie with Apex Hotels

June 24, 2019

To celebrate National Selfie Day on 21 June, Apex Hotels has enlisted a top UK model and photographer to help guests elevate their selfies while staying at their hotels. With many guests staying at hotels for events and weddings – showing off your glam look before beginning your night has become de rigueur. However, with […]

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On the right track: Great Mekong Bike Ride boosts Isan as sports tourism destinations

June 24, 2019

The Great Mekong Bike Ride 2019, scheduled from 28-30 June, is ready to welcome more than 2,000 Thai and foreign road race cyclists and elevate the awareness of Thailand’s Northeast (Isan) provinces of Nakhon Phanom, Mukdahan and Sakon Nakhon, as sports tourism destinations. This year marks the fourth edition of this epic, long-distance road race […]

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