09192019

Jumeirah Group makes senior appointments in Europe

Fergus Stewart will take up the role with immediate effect Jumeirah Group has appointed Jonas Malheiro to the role of vice president of sales and marketing, Europe and Americas. At the same time Fergus Stewart has been appointed regional [...]

DFDS to acquire two new passenger ferries from Moby

DFDS has entered into an agreement with Italian ferry company Moby to exchange two passenger ferries. The company hopes to raise onboard customer experience and capacity, for both passengers and freight customers. Moby will acquire the [...]

Island Routes Caribbean Adventure Tours launches first UK trade brochure

Island Routes Caribbean Adventure Tours has launched its first dedicated UK trade-facing brochure to help agents increase their commission. The company is the tour partner to Sandals and Beaches Resorts throughout the Caribbean. The new [...]

American Airlines waves farewell to McDonnell Douglas MD-80

American Airlines is retiring the last of its McDonnell Douglas MD-80 planes. The remaining 26 aircraft are in the process of taking their final flights to Roswell, New Mexico. The MD-80, also known as the Super 80, was the workhorse of [...]

Accor breaks ground on dual brand Melbourne Airport development

The first sod was turned earlier on the construction of a brand-new hotel at Melbourne Airport. The 464-room hotel, created to serve Melbourne’s burgeoning conference and tourism markets, will be conveniently located steps from Terminal [...]

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce signs on for inaugural ITB India

Messe Berlin has announce its cooperation with the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce in the organisation of the inaugural ITB India next year. The cooperation was formalised in in Berlin, Germany, by Dirk Hoffmann, chief financial officer [...]

Luton Airport to get first express-style train service

London Luton Airport has announced a new partnership agreement with Abellio, which will operate the East Midlands Railway for the next eight years. The partnership will bring a package of more than £600 million investment in improvements [...]

Luton Airport to get first express-style train service

London Luton Airport has announced a new partnership agreement with Abellio, which will operate the East Midlands Railway for the next eight years. The partnership will bring a package of more than £600 million investment in improvements [...]

Niagara Falls latest natural wonder to add zip line

Niagara Falls is the latest natural wonder to add a zip line, offering honeymooners and everyone else the chance to take an adrenaline-pumping plunge toward churning mist at speeds topping 40 mph. The elevated cable [...]

The most unfriendly cities in the US

Over the last four years, we’ve asked our readers to rate a city’s “friendliness” in the Readers’ Choice Awards survey, especially with respect to where you felt welcome. Did an outgoing local [...]