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Rosewood Hotels unveils plans for Munich property

Rosewood Hotels unveils plans for Munich property

7 December 2017 Hotel News

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by German real estate company Bayerische Hausbau to manage Rosewood Munich, which will open in early 2023 as the brand’s first property in Germany and seventh property in Europe.

Gregor Andréewitch, general manager, Waldorf Astoria Berlin

Gregor Andréewitch, general manager, Waldorf Astoria Berlin

13 March 2017 Videos

Gregor Andréewitch, general manager, Waldorf Astoria Berlin, talks to Breaking Travel News about how quickly the city recovered from a terror attack in late 2016, what the future holds for luxury travel in Berlin, and what is happening at the hotel this year.

Europa-Park set to reopen for summer season in April

Europa-Park set to reopen for summer season in April

11 March 2017 Tourism News

Europa-Park, Germany’s largest theme park, will reopen its doors on April 1st with a spectacular programme of seasonal events running until November. The summer season will be followed by a Christmas and winter schedule from November 25th until early January next year.

Wizz Air to launch new flights from Budapest to Frankfurt

Wizz Air to launch new flights from Budapest to Frankfurt

14 February 2017 Airline News Tourism News

Welcoming over 800,000 visitors last month, an all-time January high, Budapest Airport today celebrates another route announcement with home-based carrier Wizz Air. Boosting the Hungarian gateway’s links to Germany, the ultra-low-cost carrier has confirmed the launch of a daily service to Frankfurt, as of December 15th.

Lorry driven into Christmas market in Berlin leaves 12 dead

Lorry driven into Christmas market in Berlin leaves 12 dead

20 December 2016 Tourism News

A “probable terrorist attack” in German capital Berlin has left 12 people dead and a further 48 injured. A suspect is believed to have deliberately driven a lorry into a crowded Christmas market in the centre of the city. The driver of the lorry has been detained, with reports suggesting he is an Afghan or Pakistani asylum seeker.