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Val Thorens leads winners at 2017 World Ski Awards

Val Thorens leads winners at 2017 World Ski Awards

Events 

Val Thorens has taken the title of World’s Best Ski Resort at the 2017 World Ski Awards. The legendary French resort - the highest in Europe - was the big winner at ski tourism’s event of the year which took place at the five-star A-ROSA Kitzbühel for the fifth consecutive year, welcoming the elite of the ski hospitality industry to Austria.

Celebrity Flora unveiled for Galapagos cruises

Celebrity Flora unveiled for Galapagos cruises

Cruise 

Celebrity Cruises has unveiled Celebrity Flora, a marine exploration boat designed expressly for the Galapagos Islands. One of the most energy-efficient ship of its size in the diverse archipelago, the 100-guest Celebrity Flora will offer seamless sea-to-shore transportation, and includes anchorless technology that maintains the ship’s position while protecting the sensitive sea floor.

Alaska Airlines to connect Seattle and Pittsburgh

Alaska Airlines to connect Seattle and Pittsburgh

Alaska Airlines will add a non-stop, daily service between Seattle and Pittsburgh next autumn. This new service is currently the only non-stop flight offered from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Pittsburgh International Airport.