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Hodgson takes new commercial director role at the Savoy

The Savoy, a Fairmont managed Hotel, has promoted former director of sales and marketing, Linda Hodgson, to the position of commercial director. In her new role she […]

Marriott goes live with new Sheraton brand identity

Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks has become the first property in the world to display the new Sheraton logo. It is the first new branding for the […]

What it’s like visiting one of the world’s greatest treasures, the 2,000 year-old mountaintop fortress Masada

Israel’s ancient fortress Masada is an incredible place to visit, on a mountaintop plateau above the Dead Sea. Masada is a UNESCO World Heritage site that’s been […]

Foreigners are snapping up real estate on a tiny Mediterranean island to get EU citizenship, and it highlights the significance of 2nd passports as status symbols among the wealthy

Malta has one of the strongest real-estate markets in the world, The Wall Street Journal reported. The draws of Malta are plenty: great weather, government incentives for […]

Airlines are cancelling thousands of flights as Boeing 737 Max delays stretch on. Now the upcoming holiday travel season is starting to look bleak.

It is increasingly likely that the global grounding of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft will stretch into 2020. If that happens, the major airlines will be forced […]

I visited Russia’s most iconic department store, a 126-year-old building in the heart of Moscow. It was a far cry from most American shopping centers I’ve been to.

GUM is the most iconic department store in Russia. It opened in the heart of Red Square in Moscow in 1893 and today includes luxury shops such […]

An inside look at every golf course Donald Trump currently owns, from Ireland to Dubai

President Donald Trump owns 16 golf courses around the world, not including three that are still under construction. President Trump’s golf courses are known for hosting major […]

Firefighters in Canada saved nearly 300 people from a stranded cruise ship in a harrowing overnight rescue operation

Edmonton Fire Rescue Services rescued nearly 300 people from the Edmonton Riverboat on Saturday after the boat became stuck due to a strong current, the department confirmed […]

Escape the summer heat at Wavehouse, Atlantis, the Palm

Atlantis, the Palm’s family friendly hotspot, Wavehouse, is the ultimate entertainment destination this summer with an amazing array of outstanding offerings. Beat the heat with an uber-cool […]

India calls off the launch of its $146 million lunar mission due to a ‘technical snag’

India’s space agency called off its lunar mission on Monday after it observed a “technical snag” just one hour before its scheduled launch time. The Indian Space […]

Aloft brand expands in Spain with new Madrid property

Located in the vibrant heart of the capital, the new hotel is a stone’s throw from hotspots including the iconic Plaza de España, the hip neighbourhoods of […]

Aloft expands in Spain with new Madrid property

Located in the vibrant heart of the capital, the new hotel is a stone’s throw from hotspots including the iconic Plaza de España, the hip neighbourhoods of […]

Marriott to take W brand into Argentina for first time

Situated in dynamic Buenos Aires, the hotel – expected to open in 2024 – will be located within a $100 million, 34-story, mixed-use tower poised to rise […]

I’m spending $50,000 on travel in 2019 and I have zero regrets so far

I’ve budgeted $50,000 for travel in 2019, and I’m not the least bit sorry. My husband and I are free of consumer debt, which helps us afford […]

Delta’s focus on passenger experience and loyalty has its profits and its stock soaring (DAL)

During its second-quarter earnings call, Delta announced record-breaking numbers on profits, passengers, and performance. Notably, premium-cabin sales, combined with loyalty and direct-booking, contributed to the success. So […]

Grand Resort Bad Ragaz welcomes Grand Hotel Quellenhof reopening

Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has welcomed the reopening of Grand Hotel Quellenhof following an extensive refurbishment costing over £35 million pounds. After a five-month renovation and just […]

The 10 best large cruise ships for people who love food (RCL)

Royal Caribbean Cruises has better food than any other company that operates large cruise ships, according to the cruise website CruiseCritic. The website ranks cruise ships in […]

Park Inn by Radisson Wismar to open this autumn

Radisson Hotel Group has announced the signing of the new Park Inn by Radisson Wismar, in northern Germany, with the property set to open in quarter three […]

Park Inn by Radisson Wismar to open this autumn

Radisson Hotel Group has announced the signing of the new Park Inn by Radisson Wismar, in northern Germany, with the property set to open in quarter three […]

Inside the beautiful mountain lodge where the biggest names in tech and media are staying for the annual ‘summer camp for billionaires’ and rooms start at $450 a night

Every July, the biggest names in Silicon Valley and media gather at Sun Valley Lodge in Idaho for an exclusive conference hosted by investment bank Allen & […]

Kerzner breaks ground on €150m property in Greece

Kerzner International has celebrated the ground-breaking of One&Only Kéa Island in Greece. Following a deal with Dolphin Capital Partners, the ceremony was hosted on the Cycladic island […]

Mina by Azizi reaches construction milestone on Palm Jumeirah

Immaculately designed to leverage its waterfront location and overlooking the Arabian Gulf with stunning views of the city’s skyline, Azizi Mina offers residents seaside serenity at its […]

Mina by Azizi reaches construction milestone on Palm Jumeirah

Immaculately designed to leverage its waterfront location and overlooking the Arabian Gulf with stunning views of the city’s skyline, Azizi Mina offers residents seaside serenity at its […]

Boeing just announced a major leadership shuffle for its troubled 737 Max team, and the head of the program is out (BA)

The head of Boeing’s 737 program is retiring, according to a report from Bloomberg. Eric Lindblad has been in the position for about a year, and has […]

The risk of traveling to every country in Asia, according to the US State Department

Before touring around Asia, it’s worth making sure every place on your list of destinations is safe or, at least, worth the risk. The US State Department […]

35 people were injured when an Air Canada flight hit ‘severe’ turbulence

An Air Canada flight from Vancouver to Sydney hit unexpected severe turbulence early Thursday morning, leaving 35 people on board injured. The flight, AC33, diverted to Honolulu, […]

Yotel announces new property in Atlanta, USA

Yotel has announced plans to open a 351-cabin property in downtown Atlanta. It will be located just off Peachtree Street in the heart of the Underground transformation […]

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