The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage hosts complimentary stargazing sessions every Saturday evening

The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage hosts complimentary stargazing sessions every Saturday evening

Rancho Mirage, Calif., 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Enveloped within the Santa Rosa Mountain range with striking panoramic views of the greater Palm Springs,The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage boasts some of the best night sky viewing in the continental U.S. To take advantage of the desert’s canopy of stars, The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage hosts complimentary stargazing… Read the full press release

AC Hotels by Marriott® marks its entry in Mexico with the opening of AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco

AC Hotels by Marriott® marks its entry in Mexico with the opening of AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco

Mexico City, Mexico, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco, has opened its doors, inviting guests and locals alike to experience A New Way to Hotel in Mexico, catering to the creativity, passion, and entrepreneurial spirit of a new generation of travelers. The launch of the 188-room AC Hotel Guadalajara, developed and… Read the full press release

Marriott International selected as the 2016 Company of the Year for LATINA Style 50 Report

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Bethesda, Md., 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) has been selected the 2016 Company of the Year for the LATINA Style50 Report highlighting the Best Places for Latinas to Work for in the United States. This is the second time that Marriott has received the top award from the LATINA Style 50…. Read the full press release

U.S. Travel Association announces Utah’s Vicki Varela as 2016 State Tourism Director of the Year at its annual ESTO conference

U.S. Travel Association announces Utah's Vicki Varela as 2016 State Tourism Director of the Year at its annual ESTO conference

BOCA RATON, FLA., 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Vicki Varela of the Utah Office of Tourism, Film and Global Branding has been named national State Tourism Director of the Year for 2016. Varela was announced as the winner before more than 800 of her peers at the U.S. Travel Association’s annual ESTO conference, held this… Read the full press release

Oman Air joins list of major aviation leaders who now use Virus-Guard’s disinfectant wipes

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Muscat, Oman, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Leader in Revolutionary Infection Control for the Aviation Industry Adds New Gulf Airline to Roster of Clients amid Zika Virus Concerns. Oman Air, the national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, has announced joining a long list of major aviation leaders who now use Virus-Guard’s disinfectant wipes. Designed… Read the full press release

Lufthansa Group to start training more than 250 apprentices and 1,400 flight attendants across Germany this summer

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A total of more than 250 apprentices and 1,400 flight attendants across Germany are to start this summer Frankfurt, Germany, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Once again, this summer 150 apprentices will start their professional careers in Frankfurt with the Lufthansa Group, the largest employer in the German state of Hesse. The training of young… Read the full press release

Lufthansa pilots now only use eFF (Electronic Flight Folder) application for the entire briefing and flight documentation

Lufthansa pilots now only use eFF (Electronic Flight Folder) application for the entire briefing and flight documentation

Will the revolutionary technology work in practice? A large-scale test should provide proof Frankfurt, Germany, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — On 1 August, the LH634 took off from Frankfurt on its way to Kuwait as the first Lufthansa flight without a paper briefing package. For the first time, the pilots are using only the… Read the full press release

Allegiant adds seven new routes to its network including two new routes to San Juan, Puerto Rico

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LAS VEGAS, NV, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces the addition of seven new routes to its network including two new routes to San Juan, Puerto Rico. To celebrate, the company known for its ultra-low fares, is offering one-way fares on the route for as low as $44.* “We’re very excited… Read the full press release

Denmark to host ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship in September 2017

Denmark to host ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship in September 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark, 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Participants of the ISA World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship in September 2017 will be surfing the waves of the Danish oceans in both Cold Hawaii in Klitmøller and Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, as the ISA World Championship will be a dual location event. Cold Hawaii… Read the full press release

Historic Hotels of America® announces nominee finalists for 2016 Historic Hotels Awards of Excellence to be held in Honolulu on November 3

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WASHINGTON, D.C., 2016-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Historic Hotels of America® and Historic Hotels Worldwide® are pleased to announce the nominee finalists for the 2016 Historic Hotels Awards of Excellence. These Historic Hotels Awards of Excellence recognize and celebrate the finest historic hotels and hoteliers across the nation and around the world. The 2016 Historic… Read the full press release

PATA and Triip.me launch competition for millennials interested in building their own travel startup

PATA and Triip.me launch competition for millennials interested in building their own travel startup

A challenge for millennials and young tourism professionals to show their love for their city BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Entrepreneurship, travel and teamwork merge in a new competition designed to encourage millennials to build their own local tour businesses. The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), in partnership with Triip.me and with the support of Gobi Partners, FWD Hong… Read the full press release

Biggest multi species airlift ever from Ireland ‘Bóthar Ark’ to take flight from Shannon Airport on October 10th

Biggest multi species airlift ever from Ireland ‘Bóthar Ark’ to take flight from Shannon Airport on October 10th

Biggest ever multi-species airlift from Ireland to benefit Rwandan genocide widows ….and pigs might fly – 1,500 strong cargo to include cows, pigs, goats and chicks Shannon, Ireland, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — The countdown is on for the biggest multi species airlift ever from Ireland and one of the biggest in the world after… Read the full press release

Eurostar announces additional availability of its £46 each way fares to Amsterdam this winter

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LONDON, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Eurostar is releasing additional availability of its £46* each way fares to Amsterdam this winter, making it an ideal time to visit the city’s cobbled streets and scenic canals by high-speed rail. From the centre of London, travellers arrive amongst canal side cafés and  flower markets in just 4… Read the full press release

Virgin Trains announces healthy milk drinks ‘Canny Milk’ on-board its east coast services

Virgin Trains announces healthy milk drinks ‘Canny Milk’ on-board its east coast services

New tasty treats are the latest ingredient to make travel by train even more tempting LONDON, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Virgin Trains is supporting a Tyneside-based start-up business and offering customers a new range of healthy milk drinks on-board its east coast services. ‘Canny Milk’ is the creation of Newcastle businessman Liam Watson… Read the full press release

Virgin Trains announces revamped Standard Class menu and onboard food bar packed with new products

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Rail operator continues its transformation of customer experience onboard its trains LONDON, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Virgin Trains is transforming the onboard dining and shopping experience for customers on its east coast route with an exciting, revamped Standard Class menu and onboard food bar packed with new products. The move is all part… Read the full press release

Executive Chef Andrea Accordi brings his Italian table to Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong this September

Executive Chef Andrea Accordi brings his Italian table to Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong this September

Hong Kong, China, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — This September, pull up a chair as Executive Chef Andrea Accordi brings his Italian table to Hong Kong.  In his career, Chef Accordi’s travels have taken him far, from the kitchens of Phuket and Prague to Geneva and St. Petersburg.  No matter how far the journey, the… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Denver announces the appointment of Afonso Cunha as new Hotel Manager

Four Seasons Hotel Denver announces the appointment of Afonso Cunha as new Hotel Manager

Cunha joins Denver team from Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler Denver, Colorado, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Denver announces that Afonso Cunha has been named its new Hotel Manager. Cunha replaces Kris Kaminsky, who was promoted to General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip. “Afonso will be an excellent… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts marks entry into Vietnam with rebranding of renowned luxury resort The Nam Hai Hoi An

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts marks entry into Vietnam with rebranding of renowned luxury resort The Nam Hai Hoi An

The Nam Hai luxury resort set to re-open as Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam in late 2016 Toronto, Canada, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world’s leading luxury hospitality company, Hotel Properties Limited (HPL) and ASB Development Limited today announced that the renowned luxury resort –… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita to welcome guests this winter with reimagined Apuane Spa, redesigned luxury suites, and renovated adults-only Tamai Pool

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita to welcome guests this winter with reimagined Apuane Spa, redesigned luxury suites, and renovated adults-only Tamai Pool

Punta Mita, México, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, a five-star luxury resort tucked into the lush landscape of the Riviera Nayarit, will welcome guests this winter to an elevated oceanfront paradise crowned by a fully reimagined Apuane Spa and expansive redesign of two of the Resort’s top luxury suites, Sol… Read the full press release

Japan Airlines announces special inflight meals to mark 50 years of service to and from New York’s JFK International Airport

Japan Airlines announces special inflight meals to mark 50 years of service to and from New York’s JFK International Airport

JAL offers special meals and in-flight programming on flights between New York and Tokyo to commemorate milestone TOKYO, Japan, 2016-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — This year, Japan Airlines (JAL) celebrates 50 years of service to and from New York’s JFK International Airport. To mark this occasion, JAL will provide special inflight meals and locally-selected… Read the full press release