Choice Hotels announces partnership with AMResorts

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has entered into a strategic agreement with AMResorts®, an Apple Leisure Group (ALG) related brand known for its portfolio of luxury, all-inclusive resorts across popular destinations throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America. The arrangement is expected to enhance Choice Hotels’ award-winning loyalty program, Choice Privileges, by… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels announces the opening of the Cambria Hotel Omaha Downtown in Nebraska

NoDo’s Newest Hotel Marks Grand Opening with Donation to Omaha Boys & Girls Clubs ROCKVILLE, Md., 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc.’s (NYSE: CHH) upscale Cambria Hotels brand marked its arrival in Nebraska with the grand opening of the Cambria Hotel Omaha Downtown. The 128-room hotel is the newest addition to Omaha’s growing NoDo district and will entice modern travelers… Read the full press release

VisitBritain/VisitEngland highlighted importance of British gardens to tourism during the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

LONDON, UK, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — The importance of British gardens to tourism is being highlighted by VisitBritain/VisitEngland during the RHS Chelsea Flower Show as part of the national tourism agency’s 50th anniversary celebrations in 2019. VisitBritain/VisitEngland is this year supporting the RHS Bridgewater Feature Garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, hosting an… Read the full press release

NEW ELIZABETH COMMUNITY OFFICE OPENS IN SUPPORT OF NEWARK LIBERTY’S $2.7-BILLION TERMINAL ONE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

Elizabeth joins growing network of community centers supporting major Port Authority redevelopment projects at Newark Liberty, JFK, LaGuardia and the Port Authority Bus Terminal New York City, New York, United States, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — As part of its ongoing commitment to the local community in the development of the $2.7-billion Terminal One Redevelopment… Read the full press release

Port of New York and New Jersey’s Council on Port Performance holds career awareness event

New York City, New York, United States, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — A career awareness event, sponsored by the Port of New York and New Jersey’s Council on Port Performance, will be held on Wednesday, May 15. The event will provide students, who are undecided about a career path, the opportunity to explore a variety… Read the full press release

Grab takeaway service launched at Aberdeen International Airport

Aberdeen, UK, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Aberdeen International Airport passengers can now pre-order food from airport bars and restaurants to takeaway ahead of their flights. The Grab service is designed for passengers on the go and can be ordered via the airport website or the Grab app. Passengers can order and pay for food and soft… Read the full press release

Radisson Residences Vadistanbul welcomed its first guests in Turkey

BRUSSELS, Belgium, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — On 6 May 2019, the newly built 169-apartment Radisson Residences Vadistanbul welcomed its first guests in Turkey. Close to the newly opened Radisson Blu Hotel, Vadistanbul, the residence is a state-of-the-art project offering guests superb accommodation for short- and long-term stays in the heart of Istanbul. Michel Stalport,… Read the full press release

AIR PARTNER TO EXHIBIT AT IMEX AND ARRANGE HOSTED BUYER FLIGHTS FOR EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Gatwick, UK, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Air Partner, the global aviation services group, is working with IMEX to arrange all hosted buyer flights for the 2019 exhibition in Frankfurt for the eighth consecutive year. IMEX is the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, and this year is taking place from 21 to… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts to roll out Jumeirah E-Butler service

Dubai, UAE, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Guests staying at Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts can now experience a new personalised and convenient Jumeirah E-Butler service, direct from their smartphone anytime, anywhere. The service enables guests to communicate with our teams via instant messaging applications, to request room service, book spa treatments, request housekeeping services, make dinner reservations,… Read the full press release

Dusit International announces signing of Dusit Thani Hoi An slated to open in 2021

The five-star Dusit Thani Hoi An is slated to open in 2021 in a beautiful beachside setting only five kilometres from the old town centre. Bangkok, Thailand, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has signed a hotel management agreement with Vietnam-based property developer Hoi An… Read the full press release

Sheremetyevo International Airport opens new single-level parking lot at Terminal B

MOSCOW, Russia, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Starting May 15, 2019, passengers and visitors of Sheremetyevo International Airport can use P13, the new single-level parking lot located on Sheremetyevskoye Highway within walking distance from Terminal B. 451 parking spots well-lit area solid asphalt pavement with line markings Affordable rates: first hour — free, following hours —… Read the full press release

British Airways partners with InchDairnie to create a limited-edition whisky

LONDON, UK, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways has pored over its 100 year-old history to create a limited-edition whisky with InchDairnie, the modern Scottish distillers.  The partnership will culminate with a centenary dram being served up in 2031. To mark World Whisky Day on May 18, the two British brands have come together to start the… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways launches new TVC campaign highlights the pinnacle event in women’s team sports: the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™

Airline’s exciting new campaign highlights the pinnacle event in women’s team sports, taking place 7 June – 7 July 2019 in France The expressive new film features one of the most famous faces from the world of football, Neymar, and conveys the excitement generated in the run-up to the tournament DOHA, Qatar, 2019-May-17 — /Travel… Read the full press release

Arkansas Summer Shakedown brings 5 bands together at George’s Majestic in Fayetteville

LITTLE ROCK, Ark,, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Five of the region’s best bands are coming together on June 7 for the Arkansas Summer Shakedown, an exclusive showcase at George’s Majestic in Fayetteville. Included in the lineup are deFrance, Jamie Lou & the Hullabaloo, Dazz & Brie, Atlantis Aquarius, Foggy Bobcat, with Dylan Earl on… Read the full press release

London Luton Airport marks its busiest-ever April

LUTON, UK, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — April 2019 marks the first time that London Luton Airport (LLA) has served 17 million passengers over a 12 month period. This comes as the airport experienced its busiest-ever April as 1.5 million passengers travelled through the airport, a 10.4% increase on the same time last year. New… Read the full press release

Wisconsin Department of Tourism releases new summer advertising campaign

MADISON, Wis., 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — This week, the Wisconsin Department of Tourism released its new summer advertising campaign showcasing Wisconsin’s seasonal festivals and spotlighting Green Bay Packers All-Time Leading Receiver and Super Bowl Champion and “Dancing with the Stars” champion Donald Driver. The campaign is the Department’s latest effort to promote the… Read the full press release

IHG announces signing of its fifth voco™ in Australia

Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG has signed its fifth voco™ in Australia since the brand’s global launch in June of 2018, partnering with Linzhu Australia Pty Ltd to open voco Sydney Central by 2020. Part of Linzhu Australia’s 430 Pitt Street mixed-use development, the property boasts a stunning seventeen-storey tower with… Read the full press release

Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants announces the opening of Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel in Glasgow

Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Consistently voted as one of the top cities to visit in 2019, Glasgow is the perfect blend of sophistication and grit, and is now home to the latest UK opening from global leader in boutique luxury, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants. Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel is situated in a… Read the full press release

Oakland International Airport and Volaris celebrate ten years of air service between the U.S. and Mexico

Mexican Airline Offering Most Destinations in the U.S. Now Serves Four Destinations from OAK Oakland, CA, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Volaris celebrate ten years of air service between the U.S. and Mexico. Volaris inaugurated service between Guadalajara, Mexico, and Oakland in  2009. OAK, along with LAX, were Volaris’ first two U.S. destinations…. Read the full press release

Hershey announces this year’s Live On The Lawn entertainment lineup

Hershey, PA, 2019-May-17 — /Travel PR News/ — It’s time to break out the picnic blankets and lawn chairs. Live On The Lawn is back! Cocoa Beanery in Hershey is excited to kick off the summer with the return of the popular outdoor concert series. Beginning May 23 and running through Oct. 10, guests of all… Read the full press release

Hyatt expects to open more than 20 new hotels in Canada by the end of 2022

More than 20 new Hyatt hotels to open in Canada CHICAGO, IL, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (May 14, 2019) announced that more than 20 new hotels are expected to open in Canada by the end of 2022, tripling the global hospitality brand’s presence in the country. The newly announced… Read the full press release

Ryanair becomes the first european Airline to introduce world leading pilot training safety app

DUBLIN, Ireland, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 airline, today (15 May) announced a six-year deal with CEFA Aviation, a leader in flight safety and pilot training software and services, to provide world first cloud-based mobile service CEFA AMS (Aviation Mobile Services) for Ryanair’s pilot training programmes. With this new partnership, launched… Read the full press release

Heathrow’s statutory consultation on its expansion plans will commence the 18th of June and end on the 13th of September

New CGI imagery released to show what an expanded Heathrow could look like June consultation follows an extensive period of non-statutory consultation and engagement LONDON, UK, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Heathrow has announced that its statutory 12 and a half-week consultation on its expansion plans will launch on the 18th of June. This step is… Read the full press release

IHG launches new upper-midscale hotel brand, Atwell Suites™

All-suites brand serves $18 billion segment with thoughtful design that elevates guest experience   Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) today (15 MAY 2019) revealed its new all-suites brand, Atwell Suites™, to thousands of IHG owners and operators at its Americas Investors & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas. The new… Read the full press release

IHG announces the opening of Hotel Indigo® – Stratford upon Avon

Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) is proud to announce the opening of Hotel Indigo® – Stratford upon Avon, marking the brand’s debut in the heart of the historic market town. A slice of bygone England, Stratford-upon-Avon is a magnet to visitors from around the world who make the pilgrimage to… Read the full press release

IHG unveils the next phase of design prototypes for Holiday Inn®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®

Updated designs and food and beverage solutions for three of the company’s mainstream brands set to roll out this year Denham, United Kingdom, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading global hotel companies, unveiled its latest brand updates and innovations to its mainstream hotel owners this week. During its 2019… Read the full press release

AC Hotels makes the European debut of the global thought leadership series AC Unpacked: A Conversation at AC Hotel Manchester City Centre

The AC Unpacked: A Conversation Series from AC Hotels by Marriott® Had Its European Debut in Manchester, UK Future Iterations of the Global Series are Planned For South Africa, California and Peru Manchester, UK, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — AC Hotels, the carefully-curated lifestyle brand from Marriott International, marked the European debut of the… Read the full press release

The Luxury Collection® Hotels & Resorts unveils a limited-edition capsule collection of jewelry and accessories designed by Mercedes Salazar

Designer Mercedes Salazar Translates the Indigenous Allure of The Luxury Collection’s Unique Hotels and Resorts in Mexico and the Country’s Vibrant Culture into an Exclusive Line of Jewelry and Accessories New York, NY, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — The Luxury Collection® Hotels & Resorts is unveiling a limited-edition capsule collection of jewelry and accessories designed… Read the full press release

JW Marriott announces the opening of the new JW Marriott Hotel Qufu in Shandong province, China

JW Marriott Hotel Qufu To Bring The JW Treatment To Beautiful Ancient City, Setting Benchmark For Modern Design And Luxury Hospitality Qufu, China, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, part of Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR), today (05/15/2019) announced the opening of the new JW Marriott Hotel Qufu in Shandong province, China. Owned by… Read the full press release

Discover the charms of Qatari heritage at Al Najada Hotel by Tivoli in Doha

Doha, Qatar, 2019-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — In Qatar’s fast expanding capital, residents and travellers are invited to discover the charms of Qatari heritage at Al Najada Hotel by Tivoli. As a new addition to the collection of hotels in Souq Waqif, Al Najada offers new heights of Arabian hospitality to hotel and apartment guests…. Read the full press release