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Joan Collins to act as godmother to SS Joie de Vivre

Joan Collins to act as godmother to SS Joie de Vivre

1st Feb 2017 Cruise News

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection has announced that award-winning actress, best-selling author and producer, Dame Joan Collins, will be the godmother of the SS Joie de Vivre. Uniworld’s newest Super Ship, it will be the first of its kind to sail the Seine River.

Coldplay to see in New Year at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

Coldplay to see in New Year at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

FLASH Entertainment, the Middle East’s premier live events company, announced earlier that Coldplay will return to Abu Dhabi to celebrate the New Year with their UAE fans. The event, on Saturday, December 31st, will take place at the du Arena, Yas Island. Coldplay’s show forms part of the A Head Full of Dreams Tour, presented by du Live! and brought to Abu Dhabi by FLASH Entertainment in association with Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority and Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s vibrant entertainment and leisure destination.

Karl Lagerfeld reveals international hospitality brand

Karl Lagerfeld reveals international hospitality brand

18th Oct 2016 Hotel News

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld has announced the expansion of his global business with plans to build an international hospitality brand. The chain will be titled Karl Lagerfeld Hotels & Resorts and will follow in the footsteps of Armani hotels, which has led the way in fashion-led properties.

Jennifer Aniston returns to Emirates with new advert

Jennifer Aniston returns to Emirates with new advert

5th Oct 2016 Airline News

Emirates has revealed a teaser clip of its new global advert, featuring Hollywood actress, director and producer Jennifer Aniston. The advert is available to view on the Emirates website or on the Emirates YouTube channel, Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram.

Peake welcomed back to London Heathrow

Peake welcomed back to London Heathrow

14th Jul 2016 Airline News

British ESA astronaut Tim Peake landed at Heathrow from Houston earlier for the first time in seven months following his six-month trip to the International Space Station. To celebrate his safe landing back to earth and to welcome him home to the UK, Heathrow has today unveiled Tim as one of the iconic welcome posters which will be viewed by 75 million passengers a year.

Johnnie Walker Island Green launches to international travellers

Johnnie Walker Island Green launches to international travellers

3rd Jul 2016 Tourism News

Tempted to explore the fascinating world of single malt Scotch, but overwhelmed by choice? Johnnie Walker has introduced the perfect solution in an exciting new addition to its world famous portfolio - Johnnie Walker Island Green. A rare blend of rich single malt whiskies from the four corners of Scotland, Johnnie Walker Island Green provides drinkers with a distinctive flavour experience allowing them to explore the character of these celebrated malts.

Breaking Travel News interview: Peter Florence, director, Hay Festival

Breaking Travel News interview: Peter Florence, director, Hay Festival

6th Jun 2016 Focus

The 29th edition of the Hay festival welcomed over 250,000 visitors with its stellar line-up of literary artistes, musicians, thinkers and more. Set in the Welsh border town of Hay-on-Wye the festival has been called ‘Woodstock for the Mind’ by Bill Clinton former President of the USA. Phil Blizzard here chats with festival director Peter Florence in the ‘Town of Books’ to find out about this edition of the event.

Warner Bros. Studio welcomes DC Universe: The Exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio welcomes DC Universe: The Exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood and DC Entertainment have revealed the newest star attraction on the Warner Bros. lot in DC Universe: The Exhibit, featuring the greatest Super Heroes and Super-Villains with comic book fans Gene Simmons (KISS) and Jordan Clarkson (Los Angeles Lakers). As part of the newest addition to the Tour, which opens to the public on May 24th, 2016, guests will be able to explore authentic props and costumes from the highly anticipated summer film “Suicide Squad” two months prior to the film’s debut in theatres.