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Conference season at Signature Life Hotels

Conference season at Signature Life Hotels

Signature Life Hotels is preparing for the launch of superb new conference facilities at two properties in South Africa. The Aviator Hotel and Life OR Tambo will both offer the best possible multi-conferencing options from January 2011.

Olympic Park Legacy Design is Radically Revised

With reports suggesting the Olympic Park Legacy Company is poised to gift the Olympic Stadium to West Ham, Breaking Travel News argues Tottenham Hotspur is the only viable choice for the east London venue.

Joburg builds world-class hospitality credentials

Joburg builds world-class hospitality credentials

The city of Johannesburg is poised to add another feather to its illustrious business cap when it steps up to host the 2010 Hospitality Investment Conference Africa. The move reflects the City of Gold’s fast-growing reputation as the business capital of Africa with 19 new hotel openings in the past two years, plus a host of infra-structure upgrades.

Italian holiday ideas with Eleganzia Hotels & Spas

Through its collection of luxury properties Eleganzia Hotels & Spas has captured the unique values of the Italian spirit - enthusiasm, innovation and luxury. Here Breaking Travel News takes a look at two leading properties - Castel Monastero and Forte Village Resort.

Wales revelling in Ryder Cup legacy

With the Ryder Cup in its final stages, Wales has begun to examine the legacy of the event. Celtic Manor Resort has certainly seen its profile boosted, but what about golf across the country? Here Breaking Travel News takes a look.

CHTA blasts Thomas Cook’s “unauthorised” cuts

CHTA blasts Thomas Cook’s “unauthorised” cuts

Thomas Cook has provoked a major backlash from the Caribbean travel and tourism industry, led by the CHTA, after attempting to discount outstanding invoices. The tour operator blamed on a summer of weak bookings on the five per cent cuts.

Celtic Manor prepares for Ryder Cup

Already among the most famous golf holiday destinations in the UK, Celtic Manor Resort is set to step up to the international stage this week with the start of the 2010 Ryder Cup. But just what is on offer at this most luxurious of destinations? Here Breaking Travel news checks in ahead of this historic event.

“Night of the Year” for Europe’s travel industry

“Night of the Year” for Europe’s travel industry

Europe’s top destinations and leading travel companies will gather under one roof this Friday 1 October at the Rixos Premium Belek, Antalya, Turkey. All will be hoping to walk away with the most sought-after achievement in the travel and tourism industry - the World Travel Awards Europe Ceremony trophies.

Major MICE step for South Africa

Major MICE step for South Africa

South Africa’s MICE sector has taken another stride forward after the African Bureau of Conventions welcomed the East London International Convention Centre and the Premier Hotel Group as its latest members.

Breakout Growth in October Half Term Holidays

Breakout Growth in October Half Term Holidays

Summer 2010 holiday sales had a lot to contend with this year with considerable uncertainty in the stability of the travel industry. Travel companies have noticed significant drops in consumer confidence this summer with a series of highly publicised events causing concern in the industry.