Dubai
Asia

Rove at the Park expands mid-sector accommodation options

Rove Hotels has opened its sixth hotel in Dubai, Rove at the Park, in Dubai Parks & Resorts, the largest integrated theme park destination in the region. The large property has 579 comfortably sized rooms and interconnecting family rooms, making it an ideal choice for families and groups. Guests at Dubai Parks & Resorts can access more than 100 fun […]

Seera
Asia

Dubai Tourism signs Seera partnership to woo Saudi guests

The Dubai Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing and Seera (previously Al Tayyar Travel Group) have signed a strategic partnership agreement which will see both entities unite to further strengthen travel demand from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the emirate. Seera is one of the leading providers of travel services in the Middle East and north Africa and is […]

British Airways
Asia

British Airways returns to Islamabad for first time in ten years

British Airways has landed in to Islamabad as it begins its first service between the UK and Pakistan in ten years. Crowds greeted the aircraft in Islamabad as both the Union Flag and Pakistan’s national flag were waved from the cockpit roof hatch. British Airways has officially opened an office in Islamabad for the airline’s local dedicated team, which is […]

Buckinghamshire
Asia

The Langley joins the Luxury Collection

The Luxury Collection has announced the opening of the Langley in Buckinghamshire. Located just outside of London in the heart of Buckinghamshire’s vast Langley Park, the Langley offers 41 sumptuous bedrooms throughout two buildings – the grand and historic former hunting lodge of the third Duke of Marlborough and the adjacent Grade II-listed 18th century Brew House. Following an extensive […]

Suzhou
Asia

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take center stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark with the launch of a new, contemporary chic hotel, Niccolo Suzhou, in 2020. Crowning the top floors of Suzhou International Finance Square (IFS), a Wharf (Holdings) Limited super tower, the 215 room Niccolo Hotel and fifth landmark to the group’s collection […]

Virgin Atlantic
Asia

Virgin Atlantic heads for Mumbai following Jet Airways collapse

Virgin Atlantic is relaunching flights between London Heathrow and Mumbai, India, for the first time in four years. Tickets will go on sale next Tuesday, with the first service set to take off on October 27th. Virgin said the new flight will complement the airline’s long-established route between London and Delhi. The daily service will not only enhance a vital […]

Asia Singapore
Asia

Mice Show Asia set to debut in Singapore in October

Messe Berlin (Singapore) will be organising the inaugural Mice Show Asia 2019 in Singapore. The three-day business-to-business travel trade show will take place from October 16th-18th at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre at Marina Bay Sands. Mice Show Asia is under ITB Asia’s umbrella of events. The new show will shine the spotlight on Asia’s meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions […]

Korean
Asia

Delta partner Korean Air launches Boston-Seoul connections

Korean Air has launched non-stop flights between Boston and Seoul. The first flight, operated as part of a joint venture with Delta Air Lines, was saluted by a water cannon on arrival and celebrated in speeches by airline and government officials. “Korean Air is the largest trans-Pacific airline and we’ve been eyeing Boston for a long time,” said the Korean […]

Korean
Asia

Korean Air removes peanuts from menu

Korean Air has acted to ensure the health and safety of passengers who are allergic to peanuts. As a first step, the airline has replaced its honey-roasted peanut products with other snacks, such as crackers. In addition, within the next few weeks, the flag-carrier will remove food containing peanut ingredients from in-flight meals. The move is a far cry from […]