III KEMPINSKI GOLF CUP: the third golf tournament of Kempinski Hotel Moika 22 in St Petersburg in honour of the opening of Peterhof Golf Club


The first Kempinski Golf Cup in St Petersburg, organised by Kempinski Hotel Moika 22 and GORKI Golf Club, took place on 25 July 2015.
The third Kempinski Golf Cup in St Petersburg, annually organised by Kempinski Hotel Moika 22, will be held on 1 July 2017 in the new Peterhof Golf Club and timed to coincide with its opening.

Leonardo Hotels Company Figures First Quarter 2017


Expansion pays off:
Leonardo Hotels` turnover already up by more than 18 percent in the first quarter of 2017


  • More than 1.3 million guests checked into Leonardo hotels at the beginning of the year
  • Six hotels reopened after make-over
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Eat Your Way Around the World: Top Destinations to Indulge in Global Delicacies


Hong Kong, Sao Paulo and Tokyo are the top cities for food fans across the globe

With three quarters (75%) of global travellers saying that they would likely travel somewhere renowned for its great food and drink when choosing their next travel destination[i], culinary travel is a trend on the rise. The joy of trying and eating delicious new dishes while travelling can make a trip to remember. Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, uncovers the top food destinations around the world, as endorsed by Booking.com travellers[ii]. Now you can discover these gastronomic hot spots on your next getaway.
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN’S SYMPHONY OF THE SEAS COMPLETES NEXT PHASE OF CONSTRUCTION AS SHE WAS FLOATED OUT OF DRY DOCK


The newest member of Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis class of ships, Symphony of the Seas, is now one step closer to full completion as her April 2018 debut approaches.  With the exterior now complete, Symphony of the Seas was floated out of her dry dock to begin the next phase of interior construction. 
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Emaar Hospitality Group launches panoramic, 360 virtual tours of its hotels in Dubai


In another technology first, Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties PJSC, has introduced panoramic, 360 virtual tours of its hotels in Dubai.
The 360 virtual tours, captured in high-definition photographs and videos, offer visitors the opportunity to experience the unique value propositions of each hotel, discover its myriad facets and make an informed decision – be it for booking hotel stays, restaurants or pampering oneself at spas. 

Level Up(grade): W Hotels Debuts Hotel Industry’s First-Ever Video Game To Celebrate The Opening Of W Bellevue


To power up the forthcoming opening of W Bellevue, W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), is taking the hotel guest experience to the next level – literally. With the brand’s newest hotel set in the heart of one of the country’s renowned tech hubs, W is excited to press play on the hotel industry’s first ever video game, Belle the Bear, on June 15th. W fans and tech-heads alike can play their way to W Bellevue virtually on opening day, with real-life rewards for top scorers in the United States.

It’s Time to Trademark: Wyndham Makes its Mark on Soft Brands with The Trademark Hotel Collection


Strengthening its position as the true champion for hoteliers in every segment, Wyndham Hotel Group - hospitality giant with an unparalleled portfolio of more than 8,000 hotels globally - today launched a new independent concept for upper-midscale-and-above hoteliers: The Trademark Hotel Collection.
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Cambria Hotels Opens in Newport, R.I.


Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, in partnership with Seaview Inn, LLC, announced today the opening of the Cambria Hotel in Newport, R.I.
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CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON AWARDED ‘ULTRATRAVEL COLLECTION HOTEL OF THE YEAR’ AT ULTRAS 2017


The five-star Corinthia Hotel London has been named Ultratravel Collection Hotel of the Year’ at the prestigious 2017 ULTRAS Awards, held in London on 22 May 2017. Receiving the accolade for the second year in a row, the award further strengthens Corinthia Hotel London’s position amongst the world’s finest luxury hotels.
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European Cities Marketing announced new President, Executive Committee and Board Members reflecting on strategic focus on City Marketing


ECM General Assembly last week saw the implementation of ECM Strategy 2017-2020 first steps, with the creation of an additional Vice-President position dedicated to City Marketing.
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In the Eternal City, Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts Marks Milestone with Grand Opening of Le Méridien Visconti Rome


Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR), today marked a milestone: reintroducing the brand to Italy and reimagining an iconic palace to debut Le Méridien Visconti Rome. Following its meticulous renovation and conversion, Le Méridien Visconti Rome, owned and managed by the Toti Group, now boasts custom-designed guestrooms, suites and a transformation of the hotel’s public spaces, including the brand’s signature lobby concept: Le Méridien Hub.
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UnCruise Adventures Expands in Alaska and Brings Adventure to the Columbia & Snake Rivers


Known for off-the-beaten-path adventures, UnCruise Adventures has launched its 2018 schedule of small ship cruises highlighted by a new adventure itinerary on the Columbia and Snake Rivers, plus a fresh lineup of itineraries and an expanded selection of ships in Alaska.
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Hotelbeds Group completes deal for Tourico Holidays


  • Following closure of customary regulatory and legal procedures, Tourico Holidays is now officially part of Hotelbeds Group.
  • From today Tourico Holidays will become a business unit within Hotelbeds Group while the integration progresses.
  • Strategic plan in development for combining both businesses in a phased approach.
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MSC Cruises christens the biggest ship to be built by a European ship owner


The latest wonder in the MSC Cruises fleet, MSC Meraviglia will be christened in a glittering ceremony by international screen legend and godmother of all of MSC Cruises’ ships, Sophia Loren. At 171,598 GRT and with guest capacity of 5,714, MSC Meraviglia is the biggest ship to be built by a European ship owner, MSC Cruises and also the biggest ship to come into service in 2017. 
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Westin Hotels & Resorts Salutes the Early Rising Running Community


Sttudy Reveals Travelers Are Up Before the Sun to Reclaim their Well-Being Routine
Beginning on Global Running Day, Westin Pilots Reflective Gear, Adding to the Brand’s Popular & Pioneering Gear Lending Program
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