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U.S. Travel Association reacts to federal mask mandate action

U.S. Travel Association reacts to federal mask mandate action

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the Biden administration’s announcement that the federal mask mandate will not be enforced on public transportation and in transportation hubs at this time

Okada Manila welcomes international travellers as Philippines tourism reopens

Okada Manila welcomes international travellers as Philippines tourism reopens

Okada Manila, one of Asia’s largest integrated resorts, has ramped up its operations, including reopening most of its iconic attractions, following the easing of travel restrictions to the Philippines. The resort is hosting this week's WTTC Global Summit 2022’s Reception Dinner, featuring the global leaders of the travel, tourism and hospitality sectors.

Vietnam's Ninh Thuan Province opens first golf club

Vietnam's Ninh Thuan Province opens first golf club

Nara Binh Tien Golf Club is officially opening for operations, becoming the first golf course to open in Vietnam’s Ninh Thuan Province. The nation's golf tourism sector is experiencing an unprecedented period of expansion.

IHG raises its sustainability credentials

IHG raises its sustainability credentials

IHG has emphasised its efforts to tackle climate change as the group continues to roll out Journey to Tomorrow – a 10-year responsible business plan to care for the planet, people, and communities.

Eco badges grow in importance for tourism industry

Eco badges grow in importance for tourism industry

Travellers now require higher levels of transparency of a company's environmental performance. GlobalData’s 2021 Consumer Survey has found that almost 75% of global consumers think the introduction of sustainability labels on products should be mandatory.

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley debuts private retreats

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley debuts private retreats

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley raises the bar with the launch of its Private Retreats. The exquisite collection of one- and two-storey luxury residences blends with the lush natural surroundings of charming Calistoga, offering guests an idyllic home-away-from-home nestled amid the property’s vineyards.

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Goes “Behind the Scenes of Hula”

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Goes “Behind the Scenes of Hula”

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea invites guests “Behind the Scenes of Hula” for a rare sneak peek into the mesmerizing practices of one of the state’s top competitive hula groups, Hālau o Ka Hanu Lehua. Led by Kumu Hula (Hula Teacher) Kamaka Kūkona, the hālau’s (hula school) practice offers a unique opportunity to experience this special facet of Hawaiian culture.