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Hilton guests choose rooms and check in with new app

Hilton guests choose rooms and check in with new app

Hilton Worldwide's digital check-in and room selection technology is now live across more than 4,100 hotels spanning 11 brands worldwide, including 53 hotels in Middle East and Africa region.

Boeing, Malaysia Airlines celebrate 100th 737 delivery

Boeing, Malaysia Airlines celebrate 100th 737 delivery

SEATTLE, WA - Boeing and Malaysia Airlines celebrated the carrier's 100th 737 direct delivery today. The airplane, a Next-Generation 737-800, is scheduled to arrive in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia ...

Fair Trade Tourism to sponsor International Institute for Peace Through Tourism World Symposium

Honoring the legacies of Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. Fair Trade Tourism to sponsor International Institute for Peace Through Tourism World Symposium

STOWE, Vermont, USA - IIPT Founder and President, Louis D’Amore announced today that Fair Trade Tourism will be a sponsor of the IIPT World Symposium: Cultivating Sustainable and Peaceful ...

Travelport enhances visual hotel content in travel commerce platform

Travelport enhances visual hotel content in travel commerce platform

LANGLEY, UK – Travelport, a travel commerce platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry, has today announced a ...

Titan accepts delivery of Africa's first S-76D helicopter

Titan accepts delivery of Africa's first S-76D helicopter

WAPPINGERS FALLS, NY - Sikorsky Aircraft Corp announced today that Titan Helicopter Group (THG) has accepted delivery of the first S-76D™ helicopter that will operate in Africa.

Hawaiian Airlines and Airbus seal deal for six A330-800neo aircraft

Hawaiian Airlines and Airbus seal deal for six A330-800neo aircraft

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines today announced a definitive purchase agreement with Airbus, finalizing the Memorandum of Understanding announced earlier this year to acquire six new ...

Sino-US Youth Elite Project "Access China" successfully launched

Sino-US Youth Elite Project "Access China" successfully launched

WASHINGTON, DC - The launching ceremony of "Access China", Perfect World's Sino-US Youth Elite Project, was officially held at the United States Capitol building in Washington, DC.

Senate panel: US Iran policy not blocking Tehran's path to the bomb

Senate panel: US Iran policy not blocking Tehran's path to the bomb

WASHINGTON, DC - A number of leading Senators and national security experts criticized US policy on Iran as dangerously accommodating and having failed to stop Tehran's nuclear weapons program and ...

Tourists traveling internationally to reach over 1 billion by year’s end

Tourists traveling internationally to reach over 1 billion by year’s end

Between January and October 2014, the volume of international tourists (overnight visitors) reached 978 million, 45 million more than in the same period of 2013.

EVA Air launches Taipei-Houston flight

EVA Air launches Taipei-Houston flight

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan’s leading independent airline, EVA Air, is introducing non-stop flights between Taipei and Houston.

Pilots and skin cancer: A true danger?

Pilots and skin cancer: A true danger?

Scientists at the University of California measured levels of UV radiation in the cockpits of planes during flight and compared them to those observed in sunbeds.

IATA: Assessment on premium and economy travel in October

IATA: Assessment on premium and economy travel in October

IATA released an assessment of premium and economy travel in October.

Global Traveler hosts gala reception for award winners

Global Traveler hosts gala reception for award winners

YARDLEY, Pennsylvania - Global Traveler hosted its 11th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards reception Monday, December 15, at The Peninsula Beverly Hills.

Nor1 and Accor announce new worldwide partnership

Nor1 and Accor announce new worldwide partnership

SANTA CLARA, California – Nor1 and Accor announced a partnership to deploy Nor1’s eStandby upselling product across the Accor portfolio of upscale and luxury hotels to help its properties ...

Enterprise terminates Europcar's license

Enterprise terminates Europcar's license

ST LOUIS, MO - Enterprise Holdings today announced it has terminated the Master License Agreement that Europcar held to operate the National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands in many ...

Ritz-Carlton shines bright across global culinary scene

Ritz-Carlton shines bright across global culinary scene

CHEVY CHASE, MD - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC earned 13 coveted Michelin Stars for 2015, across eight restaurants in six hotels within Asia and Europe, reaffirming the luxury hotel ...

What countries have the best public WiFi?

What countries have the best public WiFi?

The number of public hotspots in the world is growing very fast and it is extremely useful for business and leisure travellers, as they do not have to pay for international mobile data.

“Best Price” or “Lowest Price” guarantees: What do these words really mean?

Travel Law “Best Price” or “Lowest Price” guarantees: What do these words really mean?

By Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson

This week we will examine the relationship between some “major U.S.

Amsterdam RAI Insights: How events will have changed by 2017

Amsterdam RAI Insights: How events will have changed by 2017

By 2017, events will have changed as people’s needs and the way they connect change. An event is about more than bringing people together at a specific time in a given physical place.

Fiji Airways flies from Los Angeles to Wellington

Fiji Airways flies from Los Angeles to Wellington

NADI, Fiji – Beginning on June 25, 2015, travelers will have the option to purchase round-trip flights from Los Angeles to Wellington, New Zealand with Fiji Airways.

 2015 top travel hot spots and most affordable destinations revealed

2015 top travel hot spots and most affordable destinations revealed

NORWALK, CT - As the New Year rolls around, priceline.com's latest data reveals that the majority of travelers will be heading to warm-weathered cities, which dominated its annual list of top 2015 ...

Top 2015 cruise trends named

Top 2015 cruise trends named

EWING, NJ - The list of the top cruise trends to expect in the upcoming year has been released.

EgyptAir signs agreement with Sabre

EgyptAir signs agreement with Sabre

SOUTHLAKE, TX - Africa's largest carrier, EgyptAir, has signed an agreement with global technology company Sabre to help develop and implement a transformation program for EgyptAir Airlines and ...

UNWTO and UNESCO to organize first World Conference on Tourism and Culture

UNWTO and UNESCO to organize first World Conference on Tourism and Culture

The First World Conference on Tourism and Culture will bring together, for the first time, Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture from around the world, experts and stakeholders from both ...

Avianca Brasil joins UATP network as a merchant

Avianca Brasil joins UATP network as a merchant

WASHINGTON, DC - UATP announced today the addition of Avianca Brasil as a Merchant airline. Effective immediately, Avianca Brasil accepts all UATP accounts as a form of payment.

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