Qantas launches biggest ever release of Points Plane flights

Almost 3000 flights across January and February to be Points Planes in biggest ever release Available to popular destinations like Byron Bay, Hamilton Island, Broome and the Gold Coast Frequent flyers can book seats from 11am today (Tuesday 29 November) Sydney, Australia, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas Frequent Flyers looking for a summer… Read the full press release

Zurich Airport achieves fourth Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) level

Opfikon, Switzerland, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Flughafen Zürich AG has taken another step forwards in terms of climate protection, reaching the fourth Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) level. This puts Zurich Airport among the top 10 % of airports worldwide that have received accreditation for their efforts to tackle climate change. ACA, the certification… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises partners with TimeVallée to further enrich its catalogue of luxury brands

MSC Cruises’ upcoming flagship, launching in November 2022, will house a luxury watches multi-brand concept – TimeVallée Geneva, Switzerland, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — MSC Cruises is stepping up its high-end retail selection on board, thanks to a further enriched catalogue of luxury brands and a new partnership with TimeVallée. The two Geneva-based companies… Read the full press release

Heathrow to donate life-saving defibrillators to local community groups, charities and small organisations

London, UK, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Heathrow is giving away defibrillators to local community groups, charities and small organisations around the airport. The life-saving devices are looking for a new home and are free of charge to any local community group that could benefit from one in the neighbouring area. The airport has recently… Read the full press release

IHG® Hotels & Resorts to rebrand Carlton Al Moaibed Hotel in Al Khobar into Saudi Arabia’s first Vignette Collection Hotel

The new hotel is in line with IHG’s commitment to add over 10,000 rooms to its portfolio in the country within the next 2-3 years Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of a management agreement with… Read the full press release

Staybridge Suites unveils enhanced menus and new drink options at The Social

Extended Stay Brand’s Signature “The Social” Serves Up New Menu Options ATLANTA, GA, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — At a time when other hotel brands in the extended stay segment are reducing or eliminating their happy hour offerings, Staybridge Suites, one of 17 brands in the IHG Hotels & Resorts portfolio, has re-imagined its happy hour… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotels announces signing of Kempinski Residences Alaçatı Çeşme in Türkiye scheduled to open in 2024

Geneva, Switzerland, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — More luxury residences will complement the portfolio of Kempinski Hotels in Türkiye. After having announced new residences in Istanbul a few months ago, the international luxury hotel brand has signed another management agreement for a new residential project coming to life in a secluded bay in Alaçatı… Read the full press release

Oman Air introduces low-cost fare option designed for passengers who travel light

Muscat, Oman, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Continuing to meet the evolving needs of its passengers, Oman Air has introduced Super Saver, a brand-new category of Economy Class fare that offers greater choice and more value than ever. Designed for those who travel light, the low-cost option allows passengers to opt for no check-in… Read the full press release

Vienna Airport welcomes resumption of Air India’s direct flight between Vienna and Delhi

VIENNA, Austria, 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — The next airline comeback will take place at Vienna Airport. Starting on February 18th 2023, Air India will resume direct flight connections between Vienna and Delhi. Flight service had been terminated earlier due to the coronavirus pandemic. In this way, Air India is underlining the importance of Vienna… Read the full press release

Motto by Hilton announces opening of Motto by Hilton Tulum, Mexico and Motto by Hilton Rotterdam Blaak, the Netherlands

Hilton’s urban lifestyle hotel brand showcases that it matters where you stay for guests looking to live like a local in premiere destinations around the globe MCLEAN, Va., 2022-Nov-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Motto by Hilton marks a major milestone with its international debut in the Caribbean and Europe with the openings of Motto by… Read the full press release

Emirates announces the opening of ‘Emirates World’ retail store

Latest retail store design welcomes customers with immersive store experience Keeping with airline’s ‘Fly Better’ promise, personalised service will remain at heart of experience and tailored to customer needs First pilot ‘Emirates World’ store debuts in Dubai and to be progressively rolled out across the airline’s network  Airline expects to invest AED 100 million over… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Nashville unveils signature services and premium aesthetics lines for The Spa at Four Seasons

World-class spa unveils its signature services and premium aesthetics lines; begins accepting reservations Nashville, USA, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Nashville, the newly opened five-star luxury property in downtown Nashville, today unveiled details for The Spa at Four Seasons, the property’s destination for restorative treatments and indulgent pampering, within a vibrant urban setting. Led… Read the full press release

Cucina at Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel introduces new winter menu

Hong Kong SAR, China, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — From now until 4 January 2023, Cucina welcomes fall and winter with a series of authentic Italian creations on its à la carte menu. With the arrival of the highly sought-after white truffles from Piedmont, Chef de Cuisine Andrea Delzanno has crafted three enticing “white diamond”… Read the full press release

Dusit Hotels and Resorts in Thailand introduces new offer to help international travellers escape the winter cold

The Always Warm with Dusit campaign offers unbeatable 30-night room rates, exclusive savings on dining and spa treatments, and the option to stay at up to six different Dusit Hotels and Resorts throughout Thailand. Available now exclusively for members of Dusit’s guest recognition programme, Dusit Gold. Bangkok, Thailand, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Winter… Read the full press release

Hyatt opens its third property in the state of Kerala, the 132-room Hyatt Regency Trivandrum

The 132-room hotel is the third Hyatt property in the state of Kerala CHICAGO, IL, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today (November 27, 2022) the opening of Hyatt Regency Trivandrum in Kerala. The hotel is the third Hyatt property in the state of Kerala following the opening of Grand Hyatt Kochi… Read the full press release

London City Airport teams up with Leidos to replace conventional security X-ray machines with CT scanners

After being ranked ‘best performing UK airport for security queues’ by a recent Which? survey, London City Airport is set to offer an even better security experience, with the introduction of an all-CT scanner operation from April 2023 London City will be amongst the first UK airports to offer a full CT security proposition The… Read the full press release

Rolls-Royce and easyJet successfully trial world’s first aero engine on hydrogen

London, UK, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Rolls-Royce and easyJet today (NOVEMBER / 28 2022) confirmed they have set a new aviation milestone with the world’s first run of a modern aero engine on hydrogen. The ground test was conducted on an early concept demonstrator using green hydrogen created by wind and tidal power…. Read the full press release

UNWTO Affiliate Members network expands with 18 new entities

UNWTO has welcomed 18 new Affiliate Members into its global network. Madrid, Spain, 2022-Nov-29 — /Travel PR News/ — The newly admitted UNWTO members reflect the diversity of the broad tourism sector, with private companies, Destination Management Organizations, universities, professional associations, Intergovernmental Organization and NGOs, all represented. The new additions also reflect UNWTO’s global mission, six from… Read the full press release

Ryanair adds Naples and Porto to its Summer ‘23 schedule for Shannon

NEW NAPLES & PORTO ROUTES – 26 ROUTES FOR SUMMER ’23 DUBLIN, Ireland, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Following last month’s unveiling of Ryanair’s Summer ‘23 schedule for Shannon, underpinned by the addition of a 3rd based aircraft representing a $300m investment in the mid-west region, the airline has today (24 Nov) added even more… Read the full press release

Anantara Angkor Resort takes its Dining by Design concept to new heights with new Temple Dining experience

Bangkok, Thailand, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Angkor Resort, a part of Minor Hotels and a peaceful sanctuary at the crossroads of Cambodia’s past and present, offers travellers a rare and captivating Temple Dining experience that marries exquisite dining and historic discovery for a bucket list experience like no other. By inviting guests to dine,… Read the full press release

Emirates marks 51st UAE National Day with new range of activities

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Celebrating the 51st UAE National Day on 2 December, Emirates is marking the occasion with a range of activities, from new design motifs and lighting schemes in its aircraft cabins, to traditional Arabic sweets served onboard and in the Emirates Lounges in Dubai, to an exclusive UAE commemoration… Read the full press release

Shannon Airport welcomes Ryanair’s twice weekly services to Naples and Porto starting Summer ‘23

Shannon, Ireland, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Two new Mediterranean services have been secured by Shannon Airport to Naples and Porto with Ryanair. The two exciting new destinations to Naples in Italy, and Porto in Portugal, will begin operating from Shannon in Summer ‘23. The new twice weekly services will run on Wednesdays and Sundays for… Read the full press release

FCC Angkor by Avani to host Christian Develter’s first solo gallery

BANGKOK, Thailand, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — FCC Angkor by Avani is taking its cultural offering to new heights with the launch of internationally renowned artist Christian Develter’s first solo gallery. Set to open to great fanfare on 30th November in a ceremony to be attended by HRH Princess Sita Norodom and the Belgian Ambassador to… Read the full press release

SAS launches new route to JFK in New York

Stockholm, Sweden, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — On February 9, SAS will launch its new route between Copenhagen Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. The new route enables SAS customers to travel easily from both the West and East side of New York as SAS continues to offer departures from… Read the full press release

Singapore Airlines to resume flights to Busan and increase Airbus A380 services to Australia

Singapore, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Singapore Airlines (SIA) will boost frequencies to destinations across East Asia and South East Asia, resume flights to Busan, and increase Airbus A380 services to Australia during the Northern Summer operating season (26 March to 29 October 2023), supporting the strong projected demand to these destinations. As a… Read the full press release

European Regions Airline Association (ERA) elects Embraer’s César Pereira to its Board

Surrey, UK, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — European Regions Airline Association (ERA) welcomes a new manufacturer representative to the ERA Board. César Pereira, Vice President, Sales and Marketing – EMEA, Embraer, was recently elected by his fellow members and will hold a seat on the Board for the next three years. Embraer’s César Pereira… Read the full press release

Bulgaria Air expands codeshare partnership with Air France

Sofia, Bulgaria, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Bulgaria Air deepens its long-standing codeshare partnership with the French airline Air France. The national carrier of Bulgaria will delight its passengers with even more options for travel between Bulgaria and France. A new step in cooperation is the abolition of the quota principle for the carriage of… Read the full press release

Twice Daily’ store powered by Amazon’s Just Walk Out technology and Amazon One provides checkout-free store experience at Bridgestone Arena

NASHVILLE, TN, 2022-Nov-25 — /Travel PR News/ — A convenience-oriented store is opening at Bridgestone Arena – the first in a Nashville sports and entertainment venue to feature Amazon’s Just Walk Out technology and Amazon One. The store will open Friday, Nov. 25, when the NHL’s Nashville Predators host the Colorado Avalanche. A second store powered… Read the full press release

DSNA selects SITA’s data-driven Safety Cube solution to enhanced safety in French airspace

DSNA will deploy SITA’s data-driven Safety Cube solution for enhanced safety Paris, France, 2022-Nov-24 — /Travel PR News/ — French air navigation service provider, DSNA, has selected SITA’s safety and compliance management solution, SITA Safety Cube, to advance operational safety and promote a strong safety culture. The system will be deployed in French airspace spanning five… Read the full press release

Emirates to expands services between Dubai and Colombo, Sri Lanka

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Nov-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has announced plans to add an additional daily direct flight between Dubai and Colombo, starting from 1 December 2022, to cater to the seasonal increase in the demand for travel. The additional service, operating as EK648/EK649, will increase the number of daily flights between the two… Read the full press release