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Marriott marks 1000th EMEA hotel with The Westin London City
Marriott is celebrating the launch of its 1,000th hotel in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) with the opening of The Westin London City.
Hilton boosts eco-conscious travel in Asia Pacific portfolio
Hilton promotes conscious travel across its properties in Asia Pacific by making sustainable practices more accessible for guests, as travellers now seek more meaningful experiences.
Courtyard by Marriott drafts passionate fans for ultimate VIP experience at 2022 NFL Draft
Courtyard by Marriott, the Official Hotel of the NFL, will host an exclusive “Bistro & Banter” live event open to NFL fans the night before the 2022 NFL Draft kicks off in Las Vegas.
Get the Flower Power with Hilton Lake Como’s new ‘Stroll & Sip’
Hilton Lake Como has launched a duo of floral-themed experiences, blooming just in time for spring. Guests of the luxurious lakeside hotel can now enjoy the famously beautiful Chilometro della Conoscenza or ‘Kilometre of Knowledge’ walking route as well as a brand-new cocktail menu inspired by the flora and fauna found along the way.
Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett welcomes start of RIU hotel build
Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has welcomed the start of construction on the RIU Aquarelle. The Spanish hotel chain is the first foreign investor to break ground for a hotel construction since the reopening of Jamaica’s tourism sector after the pandemic.
Minor Chairman William Heinecke urges Thai government to cancel entry measures to boost tourism
Chairman of Minor International, William Heinecke, has called upon the government of Thailand to relax entry measures as soon as possible to boost inbound tourism.
Shangri-La celebrates Earth Day with sustainable culinary dishes
This spring, Shangri-La celebrates Earth Day with an enhanced ‘Rooted in Nature’ programme championing sustainable culinary initiatives across the Middle East, Europe, India, the Indian Ocean and North America.
New 5-star Hotel Valkane project presented
A presentation of the conceptual design of the future 5-star Hotel Valkane in the Croatian city of Pula was held in Cinestar within the Max City center this week.
WTTC launches major hotel sustainability initiative at Global Summit in Manila
The WTTC has launched its ‘Hotel Sustainability Basics’, a globally recognised and coordinated set of criteria for hotels to drive responsible travel and tourism. The initiative was launched at WTTC's Global Summit in Manila, and will help every hotel address their environmental impact.
Radisson plans Asia-Pacific expansion as travel restrictions ease
Radisson Hotel Group plans to add 150 hotels in Asia-Pacific this year as it banks on travel, tourism and economic recovery in the region. The group plans to double its portfolio to 3,200 hotels in 120 countries by 2025.
Hilton to open first net-zero hotel in the US this spring
Hotel Marcel New Haven, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, will soon make history as what is believed will be the first net-zero hotel in the United States. The revolutionary property will utilise renewable solar power sources on site to generate the electricity needed for its common areas, restaurant, laundry, meeting rooms, 165 guest rooms and suites.
COMO Cocoa Island Launches Kitesurfing Retreat with Two-Time World Champion, Youri Zoon
Power up your kitesurfing ability this summer under the expert guidance of two-time world champion, Youri Zoon, during a week-long retreat at COMO Cocoa Island, the Maldives’ understated all-villa private island resort.