Tag: Edinburgh

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled
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Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Travel network Virtuoso has revealed the 50 hotels and hospitality greats nominated for its coveted Best of the Best awards. ... Read More

Cape Town to chair BestCities board
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Cape Town to chair BestCities board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Corne Koch, Head of Cape Town and Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division of WESGRO, has been elected to the ... Read More

BestCities 2019 Copenhagen Global Forum to look to the future
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BestCities 2019 Copenhagen Global Forum to look to the future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

BestCities Global Alliance and Copenhagen Convention Bureau (CCB) are set to investigate what the future holds for associations and association ... Read More

Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed
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Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Given the growing trend of dog owners treating their pets as VIPs (very important pooches), it’s apparent that some cities ... Read More

10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation
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10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Summer is around the corner, and many travelers all over the world are busy planning their vacations. In an effort ... Read More

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked South Sandwich Islands region today. No tsunami warning issued. Preliminary Earthquake Report: Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time • ... Read More

Hainan Airlines announces nonstop Beijing-Oslo service
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Hainan Airlines announces nonstop Beijing-Oslo service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. (Hainan Airlines) plans to formally launch nonstop service between Beijing and Oslo on May 15. ... Read More

Brexit has not deterred business travelers in the UK
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Brexit has not deterred business travelers in the UK

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

UK’s 2018 Hotels Market Report shows that the UK regional capitals are performing strongly with overall room nights booked growing ... Read More

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too
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Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Tartan Day is a North American celebration of Scottish heritage, observed April 6, the date on which the Declaration of ... Read More

No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands
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No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Powerful magnitude of 6.5 earthquake has struck the South Atlantic Ocean near the South Sandwich Islands today. “Based on all ... Read More

New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world
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New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Celebrations were held yesterday to mark the start of important new service at Heathrow airport. This weekend, the airport welcomed ... Read More

Boston-Logan Airport: New international routes
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Boston-Logan Airport: New international routes

editor editor- April 2, 2019

The last 24 hours have brought 2 new international flights to Boston Logan International Airport, thanks to Delta joint venture ... Read More

British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city
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British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019

Passengers at London City Airport today boarded British Airways flight BA3281 assuming they would fly to Duesseldorf, Germany but were ... Read More

The Balmoral hotel announces Head Chef at its Michelin-starred restaurant
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The Balmoral hotel announces Head Chef at its Michelin-starred restaurant

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel in Edinburgh, announced Mark Donald as the new Head Chef of Number One - ... Read More

Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport
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Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Twenty14 Holdings has announced plans to launch Port Muziris – South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel, part of Marriott International, ... Read More

Hainan Airlines launches nonstop service between Guiyang, China and Paris, France
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Hainan Airlines launches nonstop service between Guiyang, China and Paris, France

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Hainan Airlines will launch nonstop service between Guiyang, China and Paris on March 24, its fourth nonstop route from mainland ... Read More

Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland
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Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

Edinburgh may be a top tourist and business destination, but its neighbor Glasgow is an equally fine Scottish city, with ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected
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Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct ... Read More

Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day
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Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit pushed British tourists to take in EU holiday hotspots before 29th March. While ticket bookings in much-loved ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch
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World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

editor editor- February 6, 2019

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel will ... Read More

The hidden costs of ‘kiss & fly’ drop-off lanes at UK airports
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The hidden costs of ‘kiss & fly’ drop-off lanes at UK airports

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

With many consumers intent on becoming more eco-conscious in 2019, UK travelers may not appreciate the environmental damage and negative ... Read More

UK’s top 10 airports pre-flight dining ranked
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UK’s top 10 airports pre-flight dining ranked

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

Britain’s 10 biggest airports were ranked for pre-flight dining by the UK flight and travel comparison site that has analyzed ... Read More

BestCities Global Alliance launches new brand platform
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BestCities Global Alliance launches new brand platform

editor editor- January 24, 2019

BestCities Global Alliance has kicked off 2019 by unveiling a new brand platform. Read More

Hainan Airlines to Launch Dublin-Shenzhen Non-Stop Service on February 25
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Hainan Airlines to Launch Dublin-Shenzhen Non-Stop Service on February 25

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. ("Hainan Airlines") plans to launch non-stop service between Shenzhen and Dublin on February 25, 2019. ... Read More

What destinations are trending with independent travelers for New Year?
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What destinations are trending with independent travelers for New Year?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018

With the New Year celebration only a few days away, what cities are hot with the independent travelers this year? ... Read More

World’s priciest New Year’s Eve destinations revealed
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World’s priciest New Year’s Eve destinations revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Miami Beach is the most expensive destination in the world for accommodation on New Year's Eve this year, according to ... Read More

Powerful new flight deals search engine launches
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Powerful new flight deals search engine launches

editor editor- December 14, 2018

A new search engine pinpoints the cheapest dates to fly in the entire year or during a particular month. Read More

Delta Air Lines adds more key markets for Boston customers
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Delta Air Lines adds more key markets for Boston customers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

Delta adds more key markets for Boston customers: Chicago, Cleveland, Newark and Washington, D.C. Delta is Boston's fastest-growing carrier by ... Read More

Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota
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Power of People proves popular for upcoming BestCities Global Forum in Bogota

editor editor- December 3, 2018

Leaders will hold talks, workshops, and programs while also learning about the region and culture of Latin America at the BestCities ... Read More

Hilton Edinburgh Airport appoints Stuart Cran as new General Manager
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Hilton Edinburgh Airport appoints Stuart Cran as new General Manager

editor editor- June 20, 2013

EDINBURGH, Scotland – Hilton Edinburgh Airport has appointed hospitality professional Stuart Cran as its new General Manager. Read More

After 10-year debate Edinburgh ditches tourist tax plan
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After 10-year debate Edinburgh ditches tourist tax plan

editor editor- October 3, 2012

Plans to introduce a controversial tourist tax in Edinburgh have finally been put to bed, after the local council admitted ... Read More

Edinburgh second costliest hotels in Europe
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Edinburgh second costliest hotels in Europe

editor editor- September 13, 2012

Edinburgh is Europe’s second most expensive destination in terms of the cost of lodging there. Read More

Tourists: Edinburgh hotels overpriced
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Tourists: Edinburgh hotels overpriced

editor editor- February 1, 2012

A third of tourists complained their hotel in Edinburgh was not value for money, according to new VisitScotland research. Read More

Minister: Edinburgh’s planned “tourist tax” not legal
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Minister: Edinburgh’s planned “tourist tax” not legal

editor editor- December 16, 2011

The Scottish capital's council said it could raise up to £10m a year by charging between £1 and £2 per ... Read More

HotelTravel.com’s top 3 Edinburgh events in August
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HotelTravel.com’s top 3 Edinburgh events in August

editor editor- May 31, 2011

PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com spotlights three of the world's top cultural events, all kicking off this August in Edinburgh, as ... Read More

Edinburgh union leaders want to tax city tourists
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Edinburgh union leaders want to tax city tourists

editor editor- February 16, 2011

A tax on tourists in Edinburgh during peak times such as the festival would help soften the blow of funding ... Read More