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World’s best cruise ships named

PENNINGTON, N.J. - The results 2013 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards have been announced today.

Miami Beach hotels boast worst ratings in US, survey shows

MIAMI, Fla. - A recent survey by CheapHotels.org has compared 30 destinations in the United States and Canada based on the overall quality of their hotels.

Rwanda’s tour and safari guides get professional ratings

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - The efforts to inject professionalism into Rwanda’s tourism industry, supported by government via the Rwanda Development Board, the Private Sector Federation’s tourism cham

Survey: Washington, D.C. budget hotels score best ratings

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Budget hotels in Washington, D.C.earn the highest marks among travelers a new survey has revealed.

Thai Airways wins Best Airline in Southeast Asia

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – On December 1, 2011, Thai Airways International (THAI) accepted the award as the Best Airline in Southeast Asia at Global Traveler Magazine’s 2011 GT Tested Awards.

Poll: Belgians “least cool”; Brits “not as cool as we think”

LONDON, England - The nation that gave us Brussel sprouts, EU bureaucrats and Herman Van Rompuy rated seriously uncool.

Virgin Trains rated top long-distance franchise

LONDON, England - Virgin Trains has been rated best long-distance franchise operator for overall satisfaction - in the latest Spring 2011 National Passenger Survey.

Travelocity upgrades ratings for hundreds of Sheraton hotels

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced today that 230 of its hotels and resorts ratings have been re-evaluated and upgraded by Travelocity.

Finnair Helsinki Lounge named the best in the world

Helsinki-Vantaa airport's Finnair Lounge has been chosen as the world's best from a list of 600 lounges. The choice was made by 40,000 frequently traveling Priority Pass customers.

Airline performance improves for third consecutive year

For the third consecutive year, the performance of the nation's leading carriers improved, according to the 21st annual national Airline Quality Rating.

Official: Nigeria delighted by US safety rating

The director of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority says his country is delighted by the U.S. decision to grant Nigerian airlines permission to fly directly to the United States.

Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities approves classification of accommodation sector...

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA), in collaboration with the Makkah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), started classification of hotels, furnished flats, and residential un

Tanzania hotel rating reveals deficiencies

The ongoing exercise to grade and rate hotels in Tanzania has stunned some industry observers.

Airline safety – no credible list of the safest or riskiest...

Every once in a while, air travelers call up the Flight Safety Foundation and ask: Which airline should I fly? Is this one considered statistically safer than another?

How U.S. airlines rate on the nutrition scale

When nutrition advocate Charles Stuart Platkin conceived of his airline food rankings 10 years ago, the average coach dinner had 1,054 calories, about as much as a McDonald's Big Mac and large fries.

Friends of the Earth grades 10 major cruise ship lines

An environmental group released its report card Wednesday on how well cruise ship companies operating in American waters are doing to reduce pollution, and not one received an overall grade of "A."

World’s worst airports to sleep in

From flea infestations to filthy toilets, overzealous security guards and bird poo, travellers have revealed the world's top 10 worst airports to sleep in.

Analyst cuts Carnival rating to “Sell”

NEW YORK - A Deutsche Bank analyst slashed Carnival Corp.'s rating to "Sell" from "Buy" on Thursday and said the cruise operator may need a "strategic shift" to cope with high fuel prices and shipbuil

Voyager Jet Center receives prestigious Platinum rating from ARG/US

Pittsburgh-based Voyager Jet Center has received the highly-coveted Platinum rating from Aviation Research Group/US Inc. (ARG/US), the world leader in specialized aviation information research and analytics.

Canadian National Railway receives unsatisfactory performance rating

Canadian National Railway (CN) received the lowest grade level possible on implementing safety management systems (SMS) that are designed to offset accidents and other safety hazards, according to a report released by the Standing Committee on Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities on Rail Safety in Canada.

Tourists rank Moscow Europe’s third most unfriendly city

MOSCOW - Moscow ranks third among cities with the "most unfriendly hosts," according to a survey carried out by TripAdvisor, a travel guide website.According to the poll of more than 1,400 travelers worldwide carried out last week, Paris has the most unfriendly hosts in Europe, followed by London.