For years the jet set has hopped from private villa to private villa on St. Barths, St. Tropez and Monaco. Now with the launch of Solvei at Naia Resort & Spa, globetrotters can add Belize to the mix.  According to Business Insider private villa vacation rentals are up 127% thanks to fundamental changes in the...
As summer officially gets underway, North Dakota welcomes thrill-seekers and adventure enthusiasts ready to take on the exhilarating landscapes of the state. North Dakota’s awe-inspiring vistas, freshwater lakes and legendary dinosaurs create the backdrop for an affordable adventure this summer. With miles of rugged trails, countless opportunities to get a fish on the line,...
Latest milestone opening marks upscale brand’s continued nationwide expansion and rapid growth across the country  Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, celebrated the milestone opening of the brand’s 60th hotel – and seventh location in South Carolina alone – with the debut of the Cambria Hotel Columbia Downtown the Vista....
Margaretsville Lighthouse, Pointe à Jérôme Front Range Lighthouse and Caissie Point Lighthouse now protected under the Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act Heritage places reflect the rich and varied stories of Canada and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diverse history. Today, the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate...
 1 Hotels, the luxury lifestyle hotel brand inspired by nature, today announced the opening of 1 Hotel San Francisco, the mission-driven luxury hospitality brand’s second California property and the City by the Bay’s newest, most thoughtfully designed eco-friendly urban refuge.  Integrating the best of sustainable design and architecture with extraordinary comfort...
World Navigator and  World Traveller Continue to Deliver Once-in-a-lifetime, Luxe-adventure Expeditions to Seventh Continent Atlas Ocean Voyages opened its winter 2023-24 Antarcticaseason for sale today, offering experienced travelers more once-in-a-lifetime expeditions to this remote and bucket-list destination for a third season. From November 2023 through March 2024, small luxury expedition ships World Navigator and World Traveller will return to the...
National Dog Bite Awareness Week Starts June 5 More than 5,400 postal employees were attacked by dogs in the United States in 2021. From nips and bites to vicious attacks, aggressive dog behavior poses a serious threat to postal employees and the public. To highlight the enormity of this serious issue, the U.S....
Flight cancellations are on the rise these days, showing signs of little improvement for this summer. Being prepared for your travel plans to change at any point before takeoff is key to adapting to the ever-changing travel industry. One sure way of doing that is by having a travel insurance policy...
The international leader in car rentals will introduce its Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands to each new market  Enterprise Holdings, the world’s largest vehicle rental business, today announced new franchise locations in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Morocco and the Bahamas. Each of the three new markets will feature...
Wyndham’s pairing of these segment-leading brands supports extended-stay demand, provides enhanced amenities for guests, and streamlines operations for developers; the inaugural La Quinta and Hawthorn Suites dual-brand hotel opened today in a suburb of Austin The first-ever La Quinta and Hawthorn Suites dual-brand hotel concept in Pflugerville, Texas features La Quinta’s highly sought-after Del...
83% of Canadian LGBTQ+ travellers have experienced less than welcoming, or uncomfortable, experiences when travelling, with 64% reporting they have to consider their safety and wellbeing  Booking.com’s Proud Hospitality program supports accommodation providers in delivering even more inclusive and welcoming experiences for their LGBTQ+ guests More than 10,000 properties globally are...
Beijing subways and buses will implement a new ticketing system that attaches passengers’ health codes to their transit cards, said the municipal transport authority on Thursday. According to the new protocol, passengers’ health codes and 48-hour nucleic acid test (NAT) results will be checked automatically when they swipe in. Since May 28,...
Asia’s only luxury Tall Ship has won Singapore Tourism Board’s (STB) Outstanding Attraction Experience award. Tall Ship Adventures Pte Ltd., the owner and operator of the Royal Albatross was presented with the award by STB Chairman Mr. Chaly Mah Chee Kheong at the ceremony hosted at the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore last Tuesday, 24th May 2022. The...
The “Toilet Paper Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Type (1 Ply, 2 Ply, and Others), by Distribution Channel (B2B, B2C), by Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2022-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global toilet paper market size is anticipated to reach USD 75.6 billion by 2030. The market is projected to...
Group Announces Transformation of Golden Circle Loyalty Programme and New Monthly Offers to Bring Even More Value to Members Shangri-La marked a new chapter in its pioneering Asian hospitality with the transformation of its award-winning Golden Circle loyalty programme on 28 April. A contemporary travel and lifestyle platform, Shangri-La Circle goes beyond...
Award Presented at Inaugural Delta Conference in Minneapolis LBA Hospitality, an Alabama–based hotel management company, today announced that Jackie Hymel, general manager of the Delta Hotels by Marriott Ashland Downtown has been awarded General Manager of the Year by the Delta Hotels brand. The prestigious award recognizes the individual who provides outstanding...
The Brussels Renaissance Festival returns from 18 June to 10 July for a new edition full of festivities. The capital’s various organisations and institutions come together around a varied programme which celebrates Brussels in the Renaissance period. The unmissable Ommegang is back and will delight the public. What better way...
Perception Las Vegas, a new museum for immersive and high-tech digital art installations, debuts June 10 on the Las Vegas Strip with the world premiere of Leonardo: The Universal Man. Chronicling the life and works of Leonardo da Vinci, one of history’s greatest thinkers, the hour-long, three-part journey will transport guests into the...
Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC (“Crestline”) announced today that it has been selected to manage the 187-guestroom Courtyard Dulles Airport Herndon Virginia. The newly renovated hotel is located minutes from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and provides guests with free airport shuttle service. The Courtyard Dulles Airport Herndon was recently...
W Algarve Marks the Brand’s Portuguese Debut, Giving Sunseekers a New Reason to Visit the Region with Energetic Beats and Striking Flavours W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, today announces the highly anticipated opening of W Algarve. Perched atop Southern Portugal’s iconic cliffs, the latest hotel...
The Star of the North beckons travellers and the Twin Cities community to stay and play next to the mighty Mississippi River and vibrant North Loop neighbourhood MINNEAPOLIS, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Rising 36 storeys above the city and firmly rooted in its dynamic downtown, the all-new Four Seasons Hotel Minneapolis is now open. Welcoming...
This Friday, the Canadian Ocean Literacy Coalition (COLC), together with 15 national content partners and over 75 event partners, are kicking off Ocean Week Canada 2022 (June 3-12). This national celebration of ocean events, learning, and engagement will be held annually during the week of World Ocean Day (June 8) throughout the...
73% of people want hotels to offer tech that minimizes contact with the staff and other guests  74% interested in hotels using AI to deliver more relevant offers Hoteliers look to tech to ease staffing woes and support unbundled, pay-for-use services A new study by Oracle Hospitality and Skift shows...
Hilton is extending its signature hospitality to the green at this year’s RBC Canadian Open. The company is launching “Hilton on the Green,” a first-of-its-kind opportunity for golf lovers in Canada: a unique, 1-bedroom pop-up hotel room right off the 3rd hole at this year’s RBC Canadian Open, running from June 6th to June 12th....
A Haven of Inspired Luxury and Genuine Hospitality Awaits at JW Marriott Hotel Frankfurt JW Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s global portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, has made its debut in Frankfurt, Germany with the opening of JW Marriott Hotel Frankfurt. With purposeful design, extraordinary service and a commitment...
Orlando is the only place where visitors can have breakfast with Mickey, cast a spell in Diagon Alley, zoom across the everglades in an airboat, pet a penguin and catch an incredible fireworks show – all in one day. That’s just one combination of more than 190 unique activities available...
 With a map full of various artistic and musical events that satisfy different tastes and interests, Jaber Al- Ahmed Cultural Centre presents a distinguished schedule for June 2022 which will feature local and international performances. Beethoven’s 5th Symphony of Fate Evening 2 June  Splendid is the perfect title for this event Performed by...
In the latest pre-ceremony announcement from The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022, it is revealed today that the recipient of the Icon Award 2022 is Kenyan nutritionist Wawira Njiru, founder and director of non-profit Food for Education. The Icon Award celebrates an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to...
Throughout the millennia of history and the prosperous times of Chang’an, the profound cultural accumulation rooted in Xi’an, China, is a valuable historical treasure of this ancient city. In recent years, Xi’an has been making efforts to transform its cultural resources into fashionable “cultural tourism IP” based on “Tang cultural elements” and modern technology, and bringing historical and...