TripAdvisor Announces The Top Amusement Parks And Water Parks Around The Globe In Travelers' Choice Awards

Universal's Islands of Adventure Ranks #1 in World and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon is Best in America; Orlando is the World's Ultimate Theme Park Destination with Nine Winners Overall Siam Park Wins Again as World's Top Water Park

Choice Hotels Brand Investments Drive Value for Corporate Travelers

Company Reinforces Commitment to Business Travel at Global Business Travel Association Convention
Choice Hotels International, Inc. is dedicated to exceeding the expectations of today's business travelers and making travel managers' jobs easier through substantial brand investments – all of which will be on display at the 2018 Global Business Traveler Association (GBTA) Convention.


DUBAI: Verve Management is thrilled to reveal the launch of Travel Tech Gala Awards 2018, dedicated to support, promote and the develop the Middle East Travel and Tourism Industry by identifying and rewarding excellence & inspiring its practitioners to continually raise the standards of their product and service offering.
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To Top It Off: W Hotels Taps Famed Milliner Gigi Burris For An Exclusive Panama Hat Collection

W HOTELS X GIGI BURRIS Capsule Brings to Life the Vibrance of the Brand’s Latest Destination: Panama City
Heads are going to turn… W Hotels Worldwide today unveils its latest celebration of global fashion: W HOTELS x GIGI BURRIS – a trio of festive Panama Hats designed as a stylish nod to W Panama City, which opened earlier this year.


Andaz Gangnam, Seoul to Open as First Andaz Hotel in South Korea, Fourth in Asia

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into agreements with KT Estate Inc. and Hotel I-Park Co., Ltd. for the development of an Andaz hotel in Seoul’s vibrant Apgujeong neighborhood in South Korea.
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BON Hotels takes on two new hotels in Kwazulu Natal

Looking to further cement their presence in Kwazulu Natal and following their recent acquisition of Hotel 64 on Gordon in Durban, BON Hotels has announced the inclusion of two additional properties in the region, namely Protea Hotel Empangeni, to be named BON Hotel Empangeni, and Protea Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay, to be named BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay.  
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Mandarin Oriental To Manage Luxury Resort On Lake Como, Italy

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced today that it has taken over management of CastaDiva Resort & Spa, an existing resort on Lake Como, Italy. The property will be rebranded as Mandarin Oriental, Lake Como in spring 2019 following a refurbishment of facilities. This will be Mandarin Oriental’s first resort in western Europe and will complement the Group’s Milan hotel.
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UNWTO: Laying out a Sustainable Future for Urban Tourism

Urban tourism and its potential for more sustainable and inclusive cities will be the major focus of the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism (16-19 September 2018) in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The Summit aims to set out a vision looking to 2030 for this rapidly-growing tourism segment.
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Kensington’s Luxury, Milestone Hotel Unveils Six Beautiful, Newly Designed Residences

Visitors to London can enjoy sumptuous surroundings and their own private front door in the desirable Royal Borough of Kensington, while having 24/7 access to the personal services and facilities of one of London’s most prestigious five-star properties.


On the culminating night of this year’s Reggae Sumfest, the Jamaica Tourist Board’s booth was the perfect setting for those looking to bask in the essence of Jamaican culture.
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Instagram: Welcome to IGTV

IGTV is different in a few ways. First, it’s built for how you actually use your phone, so videos are full screen and vertical. Also, unlike on Instagram, videos aren’t limited to one minute. Instead, each video can be up to an hour long.
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easyJet announces recruitment for more than 1200 new cabin crew

easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has today announced that it is to recruit more than 1200 new permanent and fixed term cabin crew positions, over half of which will be based in the UK.
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Milan to host World Routes 2020

Milan, the fashion capital of the world, has been chosen as the host and destination for the 26th World Route Development Forum in 2020. The major aviation industry event is scheduled to take place on 5-8th September 2020.
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Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground in Fort Mill, South Carolina

PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) and York Investment Properties, LLC have broken ground on the Cambria Hotel Fort Mill. The 127-room property is expected to open in 2019 and will be situated within a mixed-use development site containing an apartment complex, retail center, and office space. The Fort Mill property is one of several Cambria hotels slated to open throughout the Carolinas in the coming years.
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Cruise Critic Reveals Winners of Annual Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards

The awe-inspiring scenery and wildlife of Glacier Bay, Alaska, have earned it the top spot in Cruise Critic's third annual Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards. The national park was named the Most Popular Cruise Destination in 2018, as well as the top-rated destination in Alaska for the third year in a row.
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