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Costa Cruises to launch day tours to Moscow

Costa Cruises to launch day tours to Moscow

30th May 2016 Cruise News Rail News

Costa Cruises is to launch a new summer cruise on board the Costa Luminosa, allowing guests the unique opportunity to visit Moscow for a day. The ‘Jewels of the Baltic’ itinerary is available throughout August 2016, with weekly sailings from Stockholm. Costa Luminosa calls at Helsinki, St. Petersburg and Tallinn, before returning to Stockholm

Hotel Metropol sold at auction in Moscow

Hotel Metropol sold at auction in Moscow

4th Sep 2012 Hotel News

Moscow landmark the Hotel Metropol has been sold into private hands following an auction. The five-storey Art Nouveau jewel sits just off Red Square, opposite the recently renovated Bolshoi Theatre.

Putin outlines Moscow airport plans

Putin outlines Moscow airport plans

29th Mar 2011 Airline News

Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin has outlined plans to merge, renovate and privatise two major airports in the capital Moscow. Under the proposals, put forward earlier, the Russian state will pay up to $1.7 billion for the 25 per cent of Vnukovo Airport it does not already own, eventually merging it with Sheremetyevo.

Moscow hotels remains world’s most expensive

Moscow hotels remains world’s most expensive

5th Feb 2010 Hotel News

Room rates in Moscow remain the highest in the world for the fifth consecutive year, despite a 12 per cent year-on-year slide to £266 per night. They were also over a fifth higher than the second most expensive destination, Abu Dhabi (£223).

Estée Lauder heir in $1.1bn Moscow hotel deal

Estée Lauder heir in $1.1bn Moscow hotel deal

4th Dec 2009 Hotel News

American billionaire Ronald Lauder of the Estée Lauder cosmetics empire is to embark on a $2bn venture with the Moscow city government to manage and upgrade dozens of the capital’s hotels in time for Russia hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics.

BMI rolls out new routes, online rewards program @ BTS 2008

BMI rolls out new routes, online rewards program @ BTS 2008

17th Mar 2008 Videos

Breaking Travel News interviews Kam Jandu, general manager for sales in the UK for bmi. Bmi is launching an online rewards tool for business travel programs. It has also grown its route network to Cairo, Moscow and Tel Aviv. The interview was conducted at the Business Travel Show, Earls Court, London.