Hotels & Resorts
A grand design for new Centara 5-star hotel on Pattaya’s Phratamnak Hill

A grand design for new Centara 5-star hotel on Pattaya’s Phratamnak Hill

Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening a new five-star Grand branded hotel in Pattaya in the third quarter of this year, and promises to unveil a design that in creativity and innovation is unlike

Tourism News
Venice bans motorboats to highlight effects of pollution

Venice bans motorboats to highlight effects of pollution

A calm descended on Venice’s Grand Canal yesterday after authorities ordered the Italian city’s first ban on motorboats. The ban lasted for five hours between 10am to 3pm and was implemented to highlight the effects

Hotels & Resorts
Luca Martini the Best Sommelier in the World

Luca Martini the Best Sommelier in the World

Thirty-two years old, from Arezzo, Luca Martini is the Best Sommelier in the World. Luca Martini won the competition held at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel in London. In second place went to Jonathan Fillon,

Hotels & Resorts
London hotels to help the homeless

London hotels to help the homeless

London hotels Hyatt Regency London - the Churchill and Andaz Liverpool Street will serve the city’s homeless as part of a company CSR initiative. Staff at the two properties will work with charities West London

Hotels & Resorts
Danish Hotel Guests Most Honest; Americans Come in 23rd Place

Danish Hotel Guests Most Honest; Americans Come in 23rd Place

Many travelers revel in opening their hotel room door and taking in all the wonderful amenities – a plush robe, gourmet coffee, luxury bedding – that make the room feel like home, or even better.

Tourism News
The World’s 50 Best Restaurants List

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants List

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants List and event is published and organised by the team at Restaurant magazine, part of William Reed Business Media Ltd. Here is the list of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants: Noma.

Aviation News
RusLine offers seasonal Volgograd – Sochi service

RusLine offers seasonal Volgograd – Sochi service

RusLine from 20JUN13 is to offer seasonal Volgograd – Sochi service, operating twice weekly flights on board CRJ200 aircraft. This route is to operate until 12SEP13. 7R305 VOG1220 – 1340AER CRJ 4 7R305 VOG1735 – 1855AER CRJ

Aviation News
HOP! New Low-Cost Airline Started Service

HOP! New Low-Cost Airline Started Service

Starting on 31 March 2013, with 530 daily flights and a modern fleet of 98 aircraft with a seating capacity of between 48 and 100 seats, HOP! will serve 104 destinations with its own aircraft