California Makes A Big Push In Canada
About 120 Toronto-area travel trade VIPs learned first hand that All Dreams Are Welcome in California, as a mega-delegation of the Golden state's top tourism executives greeted them at a reception and dinner (prepared by celebrity chef, Bob Blumer) last night (May 25).
“Tonight, we want to... more ›
RIU Hotels Recognizes Top Agents
RIU Hotels & Resorts celebrated its top travel agency partners from Canada and the US during its Second Annual RIU Awards at the Riu Palace Bavaro in Punta Cana.
The award-winning agencies were rewarded with a trip for two to the Dominican Republic to attend the RIU Awards Ceremony.
In... more ›
Hilton recently celebrated the opening of its 100th hotel in Latin America with the opening of Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana.
The 545-room beachfront Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana is one of the largest hotels in the famous Copacabana neighbourhood, one of Brazil’s most visited... more ›
The adults-only, all-inclusive Warwick Paradise Island - Bahamas is celebrating “Travel Agent Appreciation Month” by offering agents a third night free when two nights are booked at the travel professional rate for travel through June 14.
And, with each two-night minimum stay, Warwick is... more ›
Israel's Dan Hotels has completed renovations to three of its properties – Dan Panorama Haifa, Dan Eilat and Dan Accadia.
The most extensive work was carried out in the Dan Accadia, a resort located on Herzliya beach, 15 minutes north of central Tel Aviv. The US$11 million renovation... more ›
The Venetian Las Vegas has launched one of the hospitality industry's first Facebook Messenger direct booking channels, offering agents and guests the opportunity to book directly and securely through social messaging.
The Venetian's direct social booking channel represents the first step... more ›
Booking.com has announced the 10 start-ups that will join its new accelerator program, Booking.com Booster.
The goal of the program is to identify, mentor and fund enterprising start-ups from around the world that are seeking to have a positive impact on the global tourism industry.
The 10... more ›
Karisma Opening Azul Beach Resort Sensatori Jamaica
Karisma Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans to open Azul Beach Resort Sensatori Jamaica by Karisma this month (May).
The new resort is located on Negril's Seven Mile Beach, and will offer its guests its Gourmet Inclusive vacation experience.
Reservations for stays at Azul Beach Resort... more ›
Stewart Receives Inaugural CHRIS Award
The legendary founder and chairman of Sandals Resorts International, Gordon 'Butch' Stewart has received the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS).
Burba Hotel Network, the host of CHRIS, presents the award to individuals who... more ›
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will introduce a new luxury experience in Tunisia with the opening of Four Seasons Hotel Tunis in late 2017.
Perched along the hillside of the exclusive Gammarth neighbourhood, the hotel will offer views of the coast, combining Arabic-inspired architecture and... more ›