Sheraton Hotels & Resorts invites guests to reconnect and share experiences through its new brand campaign “Celebrate the Community”

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts “Celebrate The Community” brand campaign video starring popular Chinese actress and singer Myolie Wu in Sheraton Mianyang HONG KONG, 2021-Nov-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, today unveils its new brand campaign, “Celebrate the Community”. Sitting at the heart… Read the full press release

Hotel Indigo announces the opening of its first hotel in Serbia, Hotel Indigo Belgrade

Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Nov-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Hotel Indigo, IHG Hotels & Resorts’ boutique hotel brand, has opened its first hotel in Serbia, Hotel Indigo Belgrade. True to the brand’s ethos, Hotel Indigo Belgrade takes its design cues from the local neighbourhood and pays homage to the city’s storied past. The capital city of… Read the full press release

Emirates to put on sale bespoke furniture and unique collectibles made from retired A380 at the Dubai Airshow

Portion of profits from sale of items to benefit Emirates Airline Foundation Aircraft repurposing activity fully conducted in the UAE, through pioneering initiative to reduce landfill waste and environmental impact of deconstruction process Dubai, UAE, 2021-Nov-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Aviation fans and collectors can now place pre-orders for bespoke furniture and unique collectibles… Read the full press release

Emirates presents its latest generation Airbus A380 at the Dubai Airshow

DUBAI, UAE, 2021-Nov-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates will showcase its four-class configured A380 at next week’s Dubai Airshow from the 14th to 18th November. The aircraft on display will feature the airline’s recently introduced Premium Economy Class cabin, in addition to refreshed interiors and enhancements across all cabins onboard its newest A380 aircraft. Always… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts marks the sixth anniversary of the ocean front sanctuary, Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca

Casablanca, Morocco, 2021-Nov-15 — /Travel PR News/ — On November 11, 2015, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the Canadian-based luxury hospitality operator, opened its second property in Morocco. Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca has since become the only urban oasis of the White City offering the legendary Four Seasons service and experience to locals and travellers alike. Today… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport welcomes the relaunch of Nouvelair’s services to Tunisia

Manchester, UK, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Following the positive news of the relaxation of travel restrictions by both UK and Tunisian Governments, Nouvelair has decided to re-launch its regular flights from Manchester. Flights initially started in July 2021 but had to be suspended shortly afterwards due to the restrictions imposed by the UK… Read the full press release

Thompson Hotels announces ambassadors for its Culture Lives Here campaign

Marking 20 years of elevating culture, the brand has tapped noteworthy ‘culture shifters’ including multifaceted architect Arielle Assouline-Lichten, fashion designer Charles Harbison, graffiti artist Defer and more to honor the latest in today’s cultural landscape CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (November 9, 2021) introduces Culture Lives Here, the… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of dual-branded hotel the Hyatt Place LAX / Century Blvd and Hyatt House LAX / Century Blvd

First dual-branded Hyatt development in Los Angeles brings an elevated experience to the rapidly evolving LAX neighborhood CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announces the opening of the Hyatt Place LAX / Century Blvd and Hyatt House LAX / Century Blvd, both located directly adjacent to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and with… Read the full press release

SAS increases number of flights to and from the US

Stockholm, Sweden, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — As a direct result of the US now opening to more visitors, demand for travel is rising sharply. SAS is now updating its traffic program and increasing the number of flights to and from the US. Flight bookings with SAS to the US over Christmas and New… Read the full press release

PATA to hold Virtual PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2021 from November 24-26

BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organise the Virtual PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2021 from November 24 – 26. As destination marketing organisations (DMOs) across the globe continue to rebrand from a purely marketing organisation to embracing the importance of also being a destination… Read the full press release

Swissport launches new 3D virtual tour of its state-of-the-art cargo warehouse at Frankfurt Airport

Zurich, Switzerland, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Swissport’s state-of-the-art cargo warehouse at Frankfurt Airport is now also in the digital space. Open since November 2020, the 17,000 sqm facility, complete with a certified Pharma Center, is equipped with an automated material handling system. It uses the Fair@Link yard management system and Swissport’s cargo app. Swissport… Read the full press release

UNWTO and Instagram team up to produce a ‘Tourism Recovery Playbook’

Madrid, Spain, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO and Instagram have joined forces to produce a ‘Tourism Recovery Playbook’, and so help destinations and business harness the power of digital and visual storytelling to reach new audiences and return to growth. This first ever partnership with Instagram forms part of UNWTO’s wider shift towards… Read the full press release

UNWTO launches new project to support the tourism sector in placing women’s empowerment and gender equality

Madrid, Spain, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has launched the ‘Centre Stage’ project, with the support of German Federal Ministry for Economic Development (BMZ), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and UN Women. Over the course of one year, from November 2021 – November 2022, the project will support… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality announces the opening of Steigenberger Hotel Doha

Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Deutsche Hospitality is continuing on its course of expansion in the Middle East. As of 10 November 2021, the new Steigenberger Hotel Doha will welcome guests to its 206 rooms spread over nine floors. 28 suites and a luxurious Royal Suite are also available to… Read the full press release

Courtyard by Marriott announces the opening of the 248-room Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town

PHUKET, THAILAND, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Courtyard by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s extraordinary portfolio of 30 hotel brands, today (NOVEMBER 9, 2021) announced the opening of its newest hotel on the tropical island of Phuket, Thailand. Located in the heart of Phuket’s old town, the 248-room Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town is… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the opening of its 300th property in the Caribbean and Latin America, The Ritz-Carlton Mexico City

The opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Mexico City showcases continued growth for the company in the region PLANTATION, FLORIDA, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. today (NOVEMBER 10, 2021) announced that it has reached a milestone with the opening of its 300th property in the Caribbean and Latin America, marking a significant achievement and… Read the full press release

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority announces two newly opened security checkpoint buildings at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

50,000-square-foot facilities replace three smaller screening areas, providing more room for passengers and TSA staff and significant additional post-security space Washington DC, USA, 2021-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Two new security screening checkpoints are conveniently located between Terminals B and C, the Metrorail station and Terminal Parking Garages. Arrows on the map indicate the… Read the full press release

Emirates Flight Training Academy cadet graduates totals to 50 with its second graduation ceremony

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — The Emirates Flight Training Academy (EFTA) held its second graduation ceremony today (9 November 2021), with another 25 cadets successfully completing the Academy’s world-class training programme. This takes the total number of EFTA cadet graduates since the inaugural ceremony last year, to 50. The graduation ceremony took… Read the full press release

Tian Bar at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou wins Best Hotel Bar (South) by DRiNK Awards

Guangzhou, China, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Tian Bar at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou is crowned Best Hotel Bar (South) by DRiNK Awards. Giuseppe Magno, Director of Food and Beverage, expresses joy when receiving the award: “It is such an hornour to have received this accolade from the leading industry media DRiNK in Asia. We are truly grateful as… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Orleans and chef Donald Link announce the opening of Chemin à la Mer

Honouring the “pathway to the sea” with oyster bar, steaks, and seafood New Orleans, USA, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences New Orleans and award-winning chef Donald Link are proud to announce the November 26, 2021 opening of Chemin à la Mer. French for “pathway to the sea,” Chemin à la Mer offers sweeping,… Read the full press release

Auckland Airport welcomes return of quarantine-free links from Tonga, Samoa, Vanuatu, and Tokelau

Terminal access remains restricted under current Alert Level settings Auckland, New Zealand, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — The first quarantine-free arrivals from Tonga in 20 months will touch down at Auckland Airport this evening. In coming weeks, flights from Tonga will be joined by arrivals from Samoa and Vanuatu and Tokelau travelling quarantine-free for the first… Read the full press release

Las Vegas welcomes the return of Virgin Atlantic Airways as international borders open

LAS VEGAS, NV, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Nearly 20 months after the last transoceanic flight carrying tourists landed at LAS, Virgin Atlantic Airways returned to Las Vegas on Monday, Nov. 8. The Boeing 787-9 touched down the same day policies for foreign national air travelers to the United States changed, allowing more vaccinated international visitors… Read the full press release

SFO recognized by Airports Council International – North America for its marketing and communications efforts

Airport scores in multiple categories of Airports Council International – North America awards SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the foremost advocate for airport operators in North America, has awarded San Francisco International Airport (SFO) multiple first-place awards for its marketing and communication programs. “We… Read the full press release

British Airways celebrates the reopening of borders between US and UK with one-off BA001 flight

New York, USA, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways today (08-11-2021) marked the reopening of borders between the US and UK, with a one-off return of its prestigious BA001 flight number which was previously used for Concorde.  Touching down at 11.15am local time, it was the airline’s first flight to arrive in the… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines and Luck Presents launch second season of Sites & Sounds multimedia travel guide

New season follows artists Shovels and Rope, Matthew Logan Vasquez, Margo Price, Jeremy Ivey, Durand Jones, and Maria Gough through Charleston, Nashville, and New Orleans Fans invited to enter sweepstakes* for a chance to win round trip airfare for a winner and a guest to visit one of the cities highlighted DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-Nov-10 —… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection will join Marriott Bonvoy®

Members Can Now Earn and Redeem Points for the Ultimate in Luxury Cruising as Part of Marriott International’s Award-Winning Travel Program BETHESDA, MD, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott Bonvoy®, Marriott International’s travel program, today (NOVEMBER 9, 2021) announced The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection will join the program effective November 9, 2021. Translating the legendary… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces signing of Kimpton Budapest in Hungary

Momentum continues for luxury boutique brand in Europe with the signing of Kimpton Budapest Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today (09 NOVEMBER 2021) announced the signing of Kimpton Budapest in Hungary. The hotel is signed under a management agreement… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Holiday Inn Express Dusseldorf – the largest Holiday Inn Express in Europe

Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Nov-10 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is proud to announce the continued growth of one of its much-loved global brands –Holiday Inn Express – with the opening of a brand-new hotel, Holiday Inn Express Dusseldorf – Hauptbahnhof, the largest Holiday Inn Express… Read the full press release

Sofitel launches FRENCH IT! global digital campaign to highlight its passion for arts and culture

Sofitel introduces edgy & playful series of films inspired by french idioms to express its ‘Live The French Way’ ethos Paris, France, 2021-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — As the first international luxury hotel brand to originate from France, Sofitel Hotels & Resorts is a renowned global ambassador of modern French Art de Vivre and… Read the full press release

Emirates Flight Training Academy opens admissions for its cadet training programme

Cadets graduating from EFTA will be eligible to apply for second officer roles at Emirates EFTA offers highest training standards for commercial pilots’ licence through advanced technology and modern curriculum Dubai, UAE, 2021-Nov-09 — /Travel PR News/ — The Emirates Flight Training Academy is inviting aspiring UAE Nationals and residents as well as international candidates… Read the full press release