Last chance to bag a table at the British Travel Awards

Published on Monday, November 4, 2019 Extra tables have been added to this year's British Travel Awards, taking place on November 27. TV presenter, broadcaster and writer Gyles Brandreth will host the proceedings, this year with a wider range of categories presented on stage, giving more winners a chance for their moment in the limelight. Wi..

Head To The Bahamas To Help Support the Local Economy

Nassau Paradise Island On September 1 of this year, Hurricane Dorian devastated the Abaco Islands of northern Bahamas and the following day it did major damage to Grand Bahama Island. As a Category 5 storm, Hurricane Dorian is the strongest hurricane on record to have ever affected The Bahamas. When the storm finally passed, it left in its toll 65 ..

Car rental group director gets ITT Odyssey Award

Published on Saturday, November 2, 2019 Avis Budget Group's director of sales and partnerships international, Julia Kemp, has been honoured as the 2019 recipient of the prestigious Institute of Travel & Tourism (ITT) Odyssey Award. The award is given to an individual in recognition of their significant contribution to the travel and tourism ..

Club Med opening Borneo eco-resort

Published on Friday, November 1, 2019 Club Med recently announced plans for a second Malaysia resort. The resort will be located near Kota Kinabalu, in Sabah state, Malaysian Borneo, which will be the brand's first large-scale sustainably built BREEAM-certified beach resort in Asia Pacific. It is expected to open in late 2022. The all-inclus..

Harbour Air prepping for electric plane test flights

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Canada based Harbour Air Seaplanes says it is on track to begin initial test flights in December for its landmark new electric planes. Earlier this year the airline announced it would convert its entire fleet to electric power. Much of the work has been completed including installing the electric motors. T..

Norwegian Spirit getting USD100 million refurbishment

Published on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Norwegian Spirit is getting a completely new look and feel with a huge $100 million makeover. It will go into dry dock in Marseilles in early 2020 for a 40-day refurbishment as part of the Norwegian Edge program. It will have 14 new venues, more staterooms added and an expanded Mandara Spa. A new Spice H2O a..

Dream Cruises ventures beyond Asia

Published on Monday, October 28, 2019 Asia based cruise line Dream Cruises has reached its new homeport, the first outside its Asia home market. Explorer Dream has docked at White Bay Cruise Terminal in Sydney, Australia/ It is offering cruises from Sydney and Brisbane until December 1 and returns to Australia next February for another short depl..

Uluru climbing ban comes into force

Published on Monday, October 28, 2019 Australia's Uluru was permanently closed off to climbers after the ban came into effect, but Northern territory tourism leaders expect little impact on visitor numbers. Tourists are still being encouraged to visit the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and experience it with a walk around its perimeter and t..

OTA sponsors Take Me Out

Published on Sunday, October 27, 2019 Travel Republic has signed a sponsorship deal for the ITV show Take Me Out. The large-scale marketing campaign, which began on Saturday night, is across broadcast, catch-up, digital and social media channels. Short clips, starring 2019 Britain's Got Talent finalist comedian Kojo Anim, will showcase desti..

Newmarket Holidays appoints regional account manager

Published on Friday, October 25, 2019 Touring specialists Newmarket Holidays has appointed Amy Drummond as account manager for Scotland and Ireland. Drummond, who joins the operator on November 4, previously held business development roles with Cara Hotels Marketing and Funway Holidays and before that worked for Barrhead Travel. Newmarket Holida..

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