Spend the night observing elephants in their natural habitat at Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort’s unique transparent Jungle Bubbles

Bangkok, Thailand, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — In 2019, Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort in Northern Thailand introduced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for travellers to spend the night observing majestic elephants in their natural habitat while staying in unique transparent Jungle Bubbles.  Now the luxury resort is giving families and small groups of friends the inimitable… Read the full press release

AHLA announces new members and partner organizations

WASHINGTON DC, USA, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) announced today (December 6, 2021) it has welcomed several new members and partner organizations, continuing to grow the association’s reach at a critical time for the hotel industry. New members include Arbor Lodging, Golder Hospitality, KMG Hotels, and Noble… Read the full press release

Finavia welcomes the inaugural Eurowings flight between Düsseldorf and Rovaniemi

Vantaa, Finland, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The first flight from Düsseldorf was celebrated at Rovaniemi Airport on Sunday 5 December. Eurowings operates the route between Düsseldorf, Germany, and Rovaniemi every Sunday during the winter season 5.12.2021–20.3.2022. “We are very pleased that we can now offer a direct Eurowings connection from Rovaniemi to Düsseldorf… Read the full press release

Brand USA welcomes New and Reappointed Members of the board

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, has announced the appointment of two new board members and the reappointment of one member to the Brand USA board of directors. Coming off the heels of an unprecedented year in travel, the appointed members will… Read the full press release

dnata USA awarded the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Accreditation

New York, USA, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, continues to be recognised for achieving the highest safety standards. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) awarded dnata USA the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Accreditation, following the successful completion of a comprehensive audit of… Read the full press release

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium names Rick Hudson as the recipient of the Zoo’s 2021 Commitment to Conservation Award

Powell, OH, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is proud to name Rick Hudson as the recipient of the Zoo’s 2021 Commitment to Conservation Award. Hudson is highly regarded in the wildlife conservation community through his work benefiting endangered turtles, tortoises, and iguanas. The Zoo’s Commitment to Conservation Award was… Read the full press release

Las Vegas embraces the spirit of the season with festive decorations and holiday festivities

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” in the Entertainment Capital of the World, where there’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting and caroling out in the neon glow. Festive decorations and sparkling lights have ushered in the jolly holiday season in Las Vegas,… Read the full press release

Aberdeen International Airport welcomes the reopening of The Granite City

Aberdeen, UK, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The Granite City has reopened at Aberdeen International Airport for the first time in 20 months. Following discussions with business partner The Restaurant Group (TRG) both organisations are delighted to see the pub reopen. The popular landside bar has been closed since March 2020 and for a… Read the full press release

Inaugural Secret Socials with Hilton event featured Kylie Minogue and Olly Alexander

Hilton is hosting a series of exclusive events as part of Secret Socials with Hilton throughout 2022 and beyond London, UK, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Pop sensation and “It’s a Sin” star, Olly Alexander, performed for 50 guests at a secret concert in the heart of Central London for the first-ever Secret Socials with… Read the full press release

CORA CORA MALDIVES APPOINTS JUSTIN SWART AS NEW GENERAL MANAGER

CORA CORA MALDIVES, THE HOTTEST NEW OPENING IN THE DESTINATION APPOINTS JUSTIN SWART AS NEW GENERAL MANAGER  RAA ATOLL, Maldives, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Cora Cora Maldives, the hottest new opening in the destination is thrilled to announce the appointment of Justin Swart as General Manager of the new, luxury all-inclusive property situated… Read the full press release

Ecolodge in Cambodia Reports Success in Nature Conservation

Elephants and otters have returned

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — CARDAMOM Tented Camp in Cambodia has witnessed the return of a small herd of elephants to its conservation area, after an absence of five years. A large group of Smooth Coated Otters are back too.   Forest rangers discovered and photographed elephant footprints and droppings inside… Read the full press release

Norwegian renews partnership with UNICEF Norway

LONDON, UK, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — For almost 15 years, Norwegian has had a partnership with UNICEF Norway. Norwegian has contributed with humanitarian actions, fundraising campaigns and donations from customers and employees. In total, the collaboration has given UNICEF Norway more than NOK 50 million, and the partnership was today (3 DECEMBER 2021)… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean returns to Alaska in 2023 with four ships: Enchantment of the Seas will join Ovation, Quantum and Radiance of the Seas

Enchantment of the Seas will Make its Alaska Debut Alongside Favorites Ovation, Quantum and Radiance of the Seas MIAMI, FL, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Royal Caribbean International this week announced adventurers can set course for Alaska with their choice of four world-class cruise ships in summer 2023. Three bold, returning favorites, Ovation, Quantum and Radiance of the Seas, will be joined by Enchantment of the Seas to offer families… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of the fifth Hyatt Place hotel in India, Hyatt Place Vadodara

The 117-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in the upmarket residential district of the city CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Place Vadodara, the fifth Hyatt Place hotel in India, is officially open, expanding the brand’s footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt members. The new hotel… Read the full press release

Vail Resorts named a CIVIC 50 honoree and one of Newsweek’s ‘America’s Most Responsible Companies’

Broomfield, Colo., 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — For the second straight year, Vail Resorts has been named both a CIVIC 50 honoree and one of Newsweek’s ‘America’s Most Responsible Companies.’ Just announced, these annual awards celebrate companies with an ongoing commitment to supporting the health and sustainability of the communities in which they operate…. Read the full press release

KLM and ITA Airways announce new codeshare agreement

Amstelveen, Netherlands, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — KLM and the Italian airline ITA Airways have signed a new codeshare agreement. The agreement will enable passengers to book KLM tickets to ITA’s European destinations and ITA customers will be able to book tickets to KLM’s European destinations. KLM and ITA will also facilitate easy transfers for… Read the full press release

UNWTO and GSMA to provide new tourism services to improve livelihoods in underserved communities

Madrid, Spain, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the GSMA, the global association unifying the mobile ecosystem, have announced a partnership to promote the upskilling of people in underserved communities, engaged in tourism. With their combined expertise in responsible tourism and mobile connectivity, the UNWTO and GSMA will help marginalised groups,… Read the full press release

Swissport selected to provide ramp services for Finnair’s intercontinental traffic at Helsinki Airport

Zurich, Switzerland, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Finnair has selected Swissport to support the smooth ramp-up of its intercontinental traffic at its home hub. The contract focusses on ramp services for the long-haul fleet and is part of Finnair’s adjustment of ground handling responsibilities at Helsinki Airport. Swissport will again provide ramp handling services… Read the full press release

British Airways to power its flights with SAF produced for the first time in the UK

British Airways and Phillips 66 Limited have signed a multi-year sustainable aviation fuel (“SAF”) supply agreement Sustainable aviation fuel produced at the Phillips 66 Humber Refinery in North Lincolnshire will help power a number of the airline’s flights from early 2022   The Phillips 66 Humber Refinery will be the first to produce SAF at… Read the full press release

British Airways partners with SignLive to trial new technology transforming experience for customers that use British Sign Language

British Airways is working with leading British Sign Language interpreting service to trial new technology that will transform its customer experience for those who use British Sign Language Partnership announced on International Day of People with Disabilities New technology will remove barriers to communication, enabling customers who use British Sign Language to contact the airline… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines announces Leadership appointments and promotions

DALLAS, TX, 2021-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the “Company”) today (Dec 3, 2021) announced Leadership changes and appointments within various departments of the Company. Operational Leadership Justin Jones is promoted to Senior Vice President Operational Strategy & Design, where he will lead the airline’s modernization and operational improvements in this… Read the full press release

How to simplify and boost your bedbank supply with iVectorOne, powered by intuitive

Hotel room aggregation platform

London, United Kingdom, 2021-Dec-06 — /Travel PR News/ — iVectorOne, UK tech firm intuitive’s single API for 3rd party hotels, is aimed to help online travel agents and tour operators connect with the best hotel suppliers for their business and boos their hotel room supply. With the pandemic accelerating travel firm’s need to add or replace… Read the full press release

Ocean Adventures, the most complete collection of tours in Punta Cana

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, 2021-Dec-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Ocean Adventures began operations in 2000 with the vision of offering innovative, safe, and quality excursions for visitors to Punta Cana. Today they offer some of the best tours in Punta Cana, something you definitely didn’t want to miss on your visit to Punta Cana… Read the full press release

Tuk-Tuk Tales

Tuk Buttercup on Safari

Kenya, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — With much of Africa back on the dreaded red list, there hasn’t been much to smile about this week. But in Kenya’s Kimana Sanctuary,  Josh, Jasper, Ivo and Robbie AKA the Tuk South crew, have been far removed from the Omicrom drama unfolding around the globe – enjoying… Read the full press release

How TourWiz aims to Empower Tourism Professionals with its B2B SaaS platform

TourWiz Saas Platform

Mumbai, India, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Earlier this year, TravelCarma – one of the world’s top travel technology brands, and Monarch Networth Capital – one of India’s leading financial services companies, came together to combine their rich experience in travel and finance to bring TourWiz –  the first end-to-end SaaS platform built specifically… Read the full press release

Rosewood Riyadh to Open in 2025

The ultra-luxury hospitality brand will unveil a stunning new property in the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® continues its strategic global growth with the announcement of Rosewood Riyadh, a new-build luxury hotel set to open in the Saudi Arabian capital in 2025. Situated adjacent… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Centric Melbourne

The first Hyatt Centric hotel in Australia marks a significant milestone for Hyatt’s rapidly growing lifestyle brand CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation  (NYSE: H) announced today (December 1, 2021) the opening of Hyatt Centric Melbourne, marking the entry of the vibrant Hyatt Centric brand into Australia. Located in a prime… Read the full press release

Hyatt announced the opening of tommie Hollywood

Joining the JdV by Hyatt Brand, the 212-Room Lifestyle Hotel Debuts in Hollywood with a Marquee Dining Concept from Chef Wes Avila, Desert 5 Spot Rooftop and More CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation [NYSE: H] and Relevant Group today (December 1, 2021) announced the opening of tommie Hollywood, a lifestyle hotel… Read the full press release

SFO welcomes oneworld® Alliance announcement to purchase 350 million gallons of blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF)

Announcement includes usage by Alaska, American Airlines, British Airways SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) applauded the announcement by the oneworld® Alliance of 14 airlines to purchase more than 350 million gallons of blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from renewable fuels company Aemetis for operations at… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus inaugurates direct flights from Manchester to New York

Manchester to New York JFK fares from £179 each-way Manchester to Orlando fares from £209 each-way Manchester, UK, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus has today (December 01, 2021) celebrated the launch of its very first direct flight, EI45, from Manchester to New York, JFK as the airline expands its transatlantic services for… Read the full press release