Vienna from the air


Attempts to view the city from the air have been around for centuries. Only the possibilities for doing so have changed. An exhibition at the Wien Museum focuses on views of Vienna from a bird's eye perspective.
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To Boldly Go… New Data Reveals that First-Time Travel Experiences can be the Secret to Success in Life


The thrill and excitement of our first time travel experiences positively increases our confidence, broadens our horizons and makes us ultimately more successful in life according to new global research commissioned by Booking.com, the global leader in connecting people with the most incredible places to stay. Whether you’re getting your passport stamped for the first time, trying out a new city or doing something completely out of your comfort zone, the research, which surveyed over 15,000 people from 20 countries worldwide, proves that travelling to new places and opening your mind to different, novel experiences inspires life enriching changes.
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Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts to make moves in Oman as firm inks first Muscat hotel management contract


Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has marked yet another milestone in its Middle East expansion strategy having inked an agreement with the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund to operate its first property in Oman’s capital city, Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat. 
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Historic Wye River Conference Center Joins Premier Dolce Hotels and Resorts Brand


A historic venue for clandestine meetings becomes scenic beacon for creative group getaways
Wyndham Hotel Group, hotel giant with an unmatched global presence of nearly 8,000 hotels, fortifies its leading groups and meetings brand Dolce Hotels and Resorts with the addition of Wye River, a Dolce Conference Center, an exclusive group destination.

ITB Berlin 2017: Positive economic forecasts give the global travel industry a boost


Lust for travel and profound safety concerns – Personal encounters vs. the digital world – ITB Berlin underlines its standing as the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show ® – Record numbers at the ITB Berlin Convention and increase in international buyers – Preparations under way for ITB China in Shanghai
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Country Inns & Suites By Carlson Expands With A Newly Renovated Hotel In Michigan


Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM, a leading Upper midscale hotel brand, today announced the opening of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Novi, MI. The hotel, located at 21625 Haggerty Road, underwent a $2 million renovation which includes upgrades to the rooms, lobby, breakfast area, fitness center and pool.
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Come and meet the Greek Gastronomy!




Are you fond of gastronomy? Are you a chef, cooker, food blogger or run a business in tourism? Come and learn more about Greek Gastronomy in our event on April 24, 2017. The event will be held at Biscotto Coffee at Mediterranean Cosmos in Thessaloniki. The event is supported by theWorld Food Travel Association ( WFTA) and those who will come will be informed on how to join the  WFTA and promote the gastronomy of Northern Greece.

Delta introduces one-of-a-kind Alessi-designed serviceware at 30,000 feet


In another move to further elevate the in-flight customer experience, Delta has partnered with globally renowned design company Alessi to curate a modern, stylish and functional collection of  service products and tableware, which will appear in flight beginning April 1.
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Dubai Airports adds Jones the Grocer express concept to DXB


Passengers can now enjoy artisan food right next to the boarding gate following the launch of gourmet brand Jones the Grocer’s express concept in Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3 B Gates, the first in a series of unique bespoke food and lifestyle concepts to be rolled out at the world’s busiest international airport as it strives to transform the passenger experience and make the airport a destination on its own.
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World MICE Day 2017


World MICE Day 2017 which will be held during October 25-27, 2017 in Qingdao, China, is a grand meeting of MICE people. It provides organizers of domestic and international events with a professional platform networking and doing business. Attending an expo, like WMD-2017, is the most efficient way to acknowledge the latest development of MICE Industry. Not only buyers can find and build long lasting relationship with their target industry suppliers, thereby driving business forward; but also the whole MICE industry could get sound development. Join in WMD-2017, find your best partner here!

SIX SENSES LAAMU PRESENTS THE DISCOVER LAAMU PACKAGE


Six Senses Laamu gives its guests an opportunity to further explore the wonders of Laamu Atoll and to also experience as much of the natural environment of the island, with the launch of the Discover Laamu package.
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IATA Releases 2016 Airline Safety Performance


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2016 safety performance of the commercial airline industry.
  • The all accident rate (measured in accidents per 1 million flights) was 1.61, an improvement from 1.79 in 2015.
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ITB Berlin 2017: Positive economic forecasts give the global travel industry a boost


Lust for travel and profound safety concerns – Personal encounters vs. the digital world – ITB Berlin underlines its standing as the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show ® – Record numbers at the ITB Berlin Convention and increase in international buyers – Preparations under way for ITB China in Shanghai
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Record Hamburg participation at ITB in Berlin


75 Hamburg-based companies including a dozen cultural institutes and ten shipping companies promoting city at world's leading travel show ITB in Berlin
The city of Hamburg is showcasing under the theme of “rough and beautiful” at the world’s leading travel show ITB, which opened in Berlin Wednesday (March 8) and runs until Sunday (March 12, 2017).

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s Bold Experiential Hotel Brand, Debuts in London


Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, continues to make its mark on the hospitality scene with the launch of its first hotel in London, a city world-renowned for art, culture and nightlife. Characterised by a vibrant, playful design and approachable service, Moxy London Excel offers the style and spirit of a boutique hotel at a surprisingly affordable price. Moxy London Excel joins an exciting portfolio of eight global destinations including Munich, Milan, Berlin and New Orleans.
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