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New ‘Angkorian Dining Theatre’ from Anantara Angkor Resort Celebrates Cambodia’s Living Heritage


Anantara Angkor Resort, a serene getaway to the mystical temples of Angkor Wat, has introduced an enchanting culinary adventure: the Angkorian Dining Theatre. Part of the resort’s collection of signature Designer Dining experiences, the exclusive offering seamlessly blends culture, cuisine and storytelling, creating an unforgettable evening for travellers looking to immerse themselves in the rich heritage of Cambodia.

Finnair completes rollout of its €200 million new long-haul cabin


Finnair has successfully completed the rollout of its new €200 million-euro long-haul cabin renewal, with all long-haul aircraft now refurbished. The project included the launch of an entirely new Business Class seat, a brand-new Premium Economy cabin, and a refreshed Economy Class, giving customers the ultimate onboard experience.

Increased Air New Zealand capacity for Japan to encourage inbound tourism


While in Japan this week, Air New Zealand Chief Executive Officer Greg Foran has shared that the airline will add 30,000 seats to its Tokyo route from November to March, giving Japanese customers more options to book travel to New Zealand.

JetBlue confirms US Demand for Jamaica remains High


Popular low-cost carrier out of the United States (US), JetBlue Airlines, has confirmed that the demand for Jamaica remains high. In a meeting yesterday, led by Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett and his Senior Tourism executives, the Airlines’ Executives confirmed that Jamaica was in high demand in some of their key states in the US.



After six weeks and hundreds of hours of training, 443 new cabin crew have earned their wings and are preparing to take to the skies in the coming weeks as TUI gears up for Summer 2024.  With 130 new pilots too, TUI UK&I customers can look forward to being looked after by a team of more than 4250 dedicated airline crew flying them to 59 destinations from 23 regional airports.



La Pergola by Heinz Beck is ready to begin a new era with an even greater focus on the beauty of the country, Italian culture, and hospitality.

Hilton Debuts Two New Stunning Portuguese Properties


From city to coast, DUO Hotel Lisbon, Curio Collection by Hilton and DoubleTree by Hilton Lagoa Azores openings offer something for all travellers

Quito’s 13 bucket-list destinations for adventure tourism enthusiasts


In the wake of the Adventure Elevate Latin America event held last month in Quito, which was attended by 350 international adventure tourism operators, the Ecuadorian capital has emerged as one of Latin America’s leading adventure tourism destinations.

The Debut Of The St. Regis Al Mouj Muscat Resort In Oman


St. Regis Hotels & Resorts have announced the highly anticipated opening of The St. Regis Al Mouj Muscat Resort, marking the debut of the brand in Oman. Blending local heritage, avant-garde design and the timeless glamour of the St. Regis brand, the resort, developed by Alfardan Group, introduces the signature hallmarks born at New York’s finest address of Fifth Avenue and 55th Street, to the region’s luminaries.

Zayed National Museum Launches Second Year of Research Fund into the UAE Culture


Building on the success of its inaugural grant scheme in 2023, Zayed National Museum, the national museum of the UAE that is currently under construction on Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island, announces the launch of the second round of the Zayed National Museum Research Fund. The Research Fund continues to uphold the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding Father of the UAE, while fostering research into the culture and history of the nation.

Could travel still win gold in Paris?


Over the last few months the 2024 Paris Olympics has been presenting a golden opportunity for the travel industry, with short-term rental platforms already experiencing a surge in bookings. But what are the last minute opportunities left now for the travel industry to make the most of the Olympics? What kinds of challenges and even risks exist for those involved in selling Olympic related products? And with only a few left till it starts, could the opportunities really be over before the games have even started?

New Starbucks & Marriott Bonvoy Collaboration Unlocks Exclusive Benefits for Loyalty Members


By enrolling in both programs and linking accounts, members can earn Marriott Bonvoy points and Starbucks Stars and be on their way toward free stays and coffee as well as access to curated travel experiences

Saga Cruises Launch Partnership with BBC Studios


Saga Cruises has partnered with BBC Studios to offer guests an exciting opportunity to go behind the scenes of many of its much-loved BBC programmes, such as Strictly Come Dancing and The Sky at Night.

World Sustainable Travel & Hospitality Awards reveals nominees and opens voting


World Sustainable Travel & Hospitality Awards (‘WSTHA’) has unveiled the nominees and opened voting of its inaugural programme. The shortlist of nominees, drawn from across the globe, features a fascinating range of individuals and organisations that are accelerating change and making an impact in net positive tourism.

HKTB Announces an 80% Year-on-Year Increase for Visitor Arrivals of the First 5 Months of 2024


The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced that the provisional visitor arrivals for May were 3.4 million, showing a 20% year-on-year increase. Mainland visitors accounted for 2.63 million, about 15% increase from the same period last year.

TAT welcomes new flights by SCAT Airlines and AirAsia at U-Tapao–Rayong–Pattaya Airport


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), together with U-Tapao–Rayong–Pattaya International Airport, is pleased to welcome new flight connections by SCAT Airlines from Almaty, Kazakhstan, and AirAsia from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.



From donning a Bavarian Dirndl to drinking Bavarian beer, Rocco Forte Hotels’ The Charles Hotel in Munich, has put together a bespoke program to help guests feel like a true Bavarian. Available to 15 September,  the experience includes a visit to the Hofbräuhaus, a 400 year old beer drinking institution, and shopping at the Munich Manufactory, guided by a resident expert.

The New Terminal One at JFK and Air China Team Up to Elevate Travel Experience for Chinese Customers


China’s flag airline Air China and The New Terminal One at JFK have launched a partnership to collaborate on New York’s new global gateway to elevate the travel experience for Chinese customers visiting the United States.

What’s New in Bahrain for 2024


Bahrain, on the southwestern coast of the Arabian Gulf, has seen a fresh, new range of hotels, experiences and restaurants open in the last few months. From over 20 new luxury accommodation in the last few years to exciting cultural expeditions, these upcoming additions offer visitors limitless opportunities to enjoy an unforgettable journey through the country.

Tenerife’s Top Music Festivals Not to Miss This Summer!


Tenerife, the largest and most diverse of Spain’s Canary Islands, has lined up an exciting calendar of diverse music concerts that visitors should not miss this summer. From Ed Sheeran to reggaeton and bachata, visitors to the island these warm months will have the opportunity to dance the night away with the best music and with the island’s magical sunsets as backdrop.

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