Hotels & Resorts
Hotel La Palma Joins Oetker Collection

Hotel La Palma Joins Oetker Collection

Following a meticulous renovation, Hotel La Palma, the island’s first hotel, originally built in 1822, will join Oetker Collection in Spring 2022. Located just steps from the famous Piazzetta, the hotel will reopen with elegant,

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Travelport Rebrands and Reveals New Identity

Travelport Rebrands and Reveals New Identity

Worldwide travel retail platform, Travelport, today launched a bold and distinct new visual identity, which has been created as part of the company’s first ever end-to-end rebrand. “Travelport has transformed”, said Greg Webb, Chief Executive

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Michael Friisdahl Proposed as New Board Member of SAS AB

Michael Friisdahl Proposed as New Board Member of SAS AB

On 9 February 2021, SAS AB published its notice convening the Annual General Meeting to take place on 17 March 2021. In the notice, the Nomination Committee informed that it proposes re-election of six Board members and

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United Airlines Names Laysha Ward to Board of Directors

United Airlines Names Laysha Ward to Board of Directors

United Airlines Holdings, Inc. (UAL) announced today that Laysha Ward is joining its Board of Directors. Ward, currently Executive Vice President and Chief External Engagement Officer of Target Corporation, brings an impressive resume with more

Cruise News
Carnival Cruise Line Extends Pause in Operations from U.S.

Carnival Cruise Line Extends Pause in Operations from U.S.

Carnival Cruise Line has notified booked guests and travel advisors that its pause in operations from U.S. ports has been extended through May 31, 2021. A date for the return of guest cruising operations from

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Seabourn Cancels All 2021 Alaska/British Columbia Voyages

Seabourn Cancels All 2021 Alaska/British Columbia Voyages

Seabourn is maintaining its optimism for the ultimate restart of travel while, in the meantime, continuing to take a practical approach in extending its current operational pause. As a result of the Canadian Transport Ministry's

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Holland America Line Extends Cruise Pause from a Canadian Ports

Holland America Line Extends Cruise Pause from a Canadian Ports

As Holland America Line continues to review and assess its plans around the Canadian Transport Ministry's Interim Order that closed Canadian ports and waters to passenger vessels, the company is extending its pause of cruise

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Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Select Alaska, Canada & New England,Pacific Coastal Cruises

Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Select Alaska, Canada & New England,Pacific Coastal Cruises

Princess Cruises continues to review and assess its operations as a result of the Canadian Transport Ministry’s Interim Order that extends the closure of Canadian ports and waters to passenger vessels. As such, the company

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Travelodge Is Recruiting 41 Maintenance Engineers across the UK

Travelodge Is Recruiting 41 Maintenance Engineers across the UK

Travelodge has today announced that it is expanding its dedicated 120 strong nationwide in-house maintenance team with a further 41 new positions.  Travelodge is the only UK budget hotel chain that has invested in a

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Lufthansa Group Launches Integration of Covid-19 Test Certificates into Digital Travel Chain

Lufthansa Group Launches Integration of Covid-19 Test Certificates into Digital Travel Chain

Prior to Lufthansa flights from Frankfurt to Istanbul, Turkey and from Newark, USA to Frankfurt and Munich, customers have the option of sending their Covid-19 test certificates and confirmations of digital entry applications to a

Aviation News
Volotea Becoming a Single Fleet Airbus Operator

Volotea Becoming a Single Fleet Airbus Operator

Volotea has accelerated its fleet transformation for Summer 2021, becoming a 100% Airbus operator, phasing out entirely its Boeing 717s and adding 15 to 19 units of A320s. The company has already sourced 15 A320s

Cruise News
Royal Caribbean Join forces with Taronga Zoo

Royal Caribbean Join forces with Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo and Royal Caribbean International have joined forces on the Litter Free Oceans campaign to raise awareness about the devastating impact litter has on marine life and educate Australians on how to reduce single-use

Hotels & Resorts
Staybridge Suites Debuts in India

Staybridge Suites Debuts in India

IHG Hotels and Resorts has announced the debut of its world-renowned extended-stay brand, Staybridge Suites in India with the signing of Staybridge Suites Bengaluru Thanisandra. Signed as a management agreement in partnership with NR Greenwood

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La Quinta Opens in Historic Dubai Disctrict

La Quinta Opens in Historic Dubai Disctrict

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts today announced the debut of its La Quinta by Wyndham brand in the Middle East with a new 100-room property in Dubai. Expected to open in March 2021, La Quinta by

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RBH Adds Four New Hotels to Its Growing Portfolio

RBH Adds Four New Hotels to Its Growing Portfolio

RBH will take over the operations of The Townhouse in Manchester, The Duke of Cornwall in Plymouth and The Lyndene and St Chads in Blackpool, with immediate effect, after signing a hotel management agreement with