SAS launches non-stop flights from Luleå to London, Heathrow from December 17, 2021

Stockholm, Sweden, 2021-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — SAS will introduce a seasonal route with non-stop flights from Luleå to London, Heathrow, starting December 17, 2021, to March 21, 2022. Flights will operate twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays, and it will be the only direct link between Luleå and the UK. Luleå and… Read the full press release

KAYAK releases its ‘Return to Travel’ Hacker Guide

Dust off and spice up your out-of-office response with KAYAK’s personalized & punny out-of-office generator STAMFORD, Conn, 2021-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Summer travel searches are heating up, with searches up as much as 70 percent month over month (as of the last seven days). As pent-up demand for travel takes flight, KAYAK is releasing… Read the full press release

British Airways launches 13 summer destinations

More than 93,000 new seats are up for grabs on British Airways flights from Tuesday 11th May Customers can now book to jet off to 13 summer destinations: 10 in Greek holiday hotspots, two destinations in the Canary Islands and one in Turkey British Airways says the new flights are due to the overwhelming interest… Read the full press release

BA CityFlyer launches services from London City Airport to Guernsey and Guernsey to Edinburgh this summer

London, UK, 2021-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways is launching two additional routes this summer. Customers will benefit from London City Airport to Guernsey and Guernsey to Edinburgh, operating twice a week from 25 June 2021. Operating on Monday and Friday, Guernsey is the ideal UK holiday destination this summer with beaches and… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways to attend the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)

Visitors to the Forum are invited to Qatar Airways’ exhibition stand to experience the airline’s world-renowned hospitality The State of Qatar will participate as a ‘guest country’ in the Forum DOHA, Qatar, 2021-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways will be one of the leading international companies attending the upcoming St. Petersburg International Economic… Read the full press release

PATA joins The Future of Tourism Coalition

BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2021-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has today (May 11, 2021) become a signatory of The Future of Tourism Coalition with the global mission to place destinations at the centre of recovery strategies. PATA CEO Dr Mario Hardy said, “While decades of growth before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic… Read the full press release

The Hotel Britomart named in Conde Nast Traveler’s prestigious 2021 Hot List

Conde Nast Traveler’s 2021 Hot List ranks hotel among the world’s best Auckland , New Zealand, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — The Hotel Britomart has been named one of the best new hotels in the world, landing a place on Conde Nast Traveler’s prestigious 2021 Hot List. The 25th annual edition of the Hot… Read the full press release

Hyatt Hotels launch more than 160 Hyatt Loves Local collaborations to help revitalize communities recovering from COVID-19 pandemic

Building on the success of Hyatt’s global initiative in 2020, Hyatt hotels are teaming up with even more minority and female-owned businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to strengthen communities in which they operate in CHICAGO, IL, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announces today (May 10, 2021) Hyatt hotels across… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality enhances its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategy

First climate-neutral hotel / 30 percent of menu items to be vegetarian / commitment to responsibility Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Deutsche Hospitality is putting sustainability at the very heart of its global corporate approach. The group has completely redrawn its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategy to emphasise that a… Read the full press release

Emirates to present its Premium Economy seats for the first time at Arabian Travel Market 2021 (ATM)

Visitors will also personally view enhanced signature onboard products Dubai, UAE, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates will be showcasing its Premium Economy seats for the first time at Arabian Travel Market 2021 (ATM). The region’s leading travel and tourism exhibition will run from 16-19 May, and will be the first in-person travel industry… Read the full press release

Emirates supports India in its fight to control COVID-19 situation by launching humanitarian airbridge

Emirates will offer cargo capacity free of charge to NGOs, to ship relief items on all its flights from Dubai to nine cities in India Airbridge initiative is a major boost from Emirates, supporting the various relief efforts undertaken by the humanitarian community In co-ordination with the International Humanitarian City (IHC), first flights carrying WHO… Read the full press release

Mandarin Oriental, Geneva launches Check-up with CENAS Sleep Clinic accommodation package

Geneva, Switzerland, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Mandarin Oriental, Geneva has launched a new accommodation package: Check-up with CENAS Sleep Clinic in collaboration with Switzerland’s first private medical sleep clinic, CENAS. Geneva is renowned as one of the cities offering the highest quality of life, with a picturesque city centre that is beautifully set within the spectacular Swiss… Read the full press release

Qantas Frequent Flyers can use points for lift passes at five snowfields across New Zealand

QUEENSTOWN, AUSTRALIA, 2021-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas Frequent Flyers can now use points to pay for lift passes at five snowfields across New Zealand this winter. From today (10TH MAY 2021), members can use points to book 3, 4, 5 and 6-day lift passes which include Cardrona, Treble Cone, Coronet Peak, The Remarkables… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts celebrates the return of staycation with the launch of UK’s Latest Check-Out

From 17 May – 2 June, guests at participating IHG hotels can check-out until 11:59pm meaning more time to rediscover travel (or enjoy a really long lie-in!)  Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The comfortable bed, the indulgent breakfast, the room service and the ‘not-lifting-a-finger’; we’ve all missed hotels. And to celebrate… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces the 11th InterContinental Hotel & Resort in Australasia — InterContinental Parramatta

IHG Hotels & Resorts strengthens its luxury portfolio with second signing from the InterContinental brand in two months, following InterContinental Sorrento InterContinental Parramatta will be the 11th InterContinental Hotel & Resort in Australasia Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — The world’s largest luxury hotel brand, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, is set to… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality launches four innovative solutions in the area of digital meetings formats

Hybrid Meeting Suites, Hybrid Studios, Hy-End Event and Virtual Meeting Platform – four innovative solutions from Deutsche Hospitality in the area of digital meetings formats. Yoga lessons, catering and cocktail courses can all be added if required Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Deutsche Hospitality is embracing the new way of… Read the full press release

dnata teams up with Blue Aqua Food Tech to further decrease food waste and support local food production supply chain

Singapore, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air services provider, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Blue Aqua Food Tech (Blue Aqua) to boost food security in Singapore. The partnership will see Blue Aqua upcycle organic waste from dnata’s catering and ground handling operations into alternative insect protein for aquafeeds…. Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Tamarindo, México announces employee fashion collection with famed Mexico City designer Kris Goyri

Luxury resort on Mexico’s Costalegre collaborates with acclaimed Mexican fashion house Tamarindo, México, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — A private oceanfront natural reserve nestled within a secluded enclave on Mexico’s Pacific Coast, Four Seasons Resort Tamarindo, México announces an exclusive employee fashion collection with famed Mexico City designer Kris Goyri. The Resort commissioned Goyri to curate a… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Megève launches exciting gastronomic and wellbeing activities to enjoy this summer

From horseback rides through wildflower meadows to gastronomic delights prepared using local flowers and plants, Four Seasons Hotel Megève is the perfect spot to unwind this summer Megeve, France, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Megève has launched an exciting array of gastronomic and wellbeing activities to enjoy this summer. The Hotel is also… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon reinvents itself following extensive renovation

An iconic hotel in Portugal’s vibrant capital prepares to reinvent itself after 60 years of service Lisbon, Portugal, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — So much more than a room renovation announcement, this is a serendipitous story that begins in 1959, when the Hotel first opened its doors. “We have welcomed guests from all over the… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges members can save up to 20% this month with Spring Savings promotion

Loyalty Members Can Book, Stay and Save up to 20% This Month ROCKVILLE, Md., 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), is helping travelers take advantage of the warmer weather across the United States with their Spring Savings promotion. Beginning May 3 through May 23, Choice Privileges members who book… Read the full press release

British Airways delivers emergency aid to Delhi to support COVID-19 relief efforts in India

British Airways, supported by its sister company IAG Cargo, flew 27 tonnes of medical aid to Delhi on Wednesday May 5, 2021   1,349 items of aid departed on an aircraft specially chartered by British Airways and supported by volunteers from the airline to ensure life-saving supplies reach the country urgently  British Airways Chairman and CEO Sean Doyle said the airline has offered the free support as it “stands with its friends… Read the full press release

British Airways launches new advertising campaign “You make us fly”

London, UK, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — After one of the worst years in aviation history, British Airways has launched a new advertising campaign, putting its people and customers at the centre of the story about its return to the skies. “You make us fly”, which is the first TV advert since “A love… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional’s summer service to Cardiff

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Stobart Air, operator of Aer Lingus Regional routes, has announced plans to strengthen its route network from Belfast City Airport this summer with a service to Cardiff. Flights to the Welsh capital will commence on 28th June and will operate up to four times per week, providing… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways’ mobile App launches on Huawei’s AppGallery

Huawei mobile users in more than 170 countries will now be able to plan their travel with greater ease The airline’s mobile app is the perfect travel companion that supports a safer and contactless journey Doha, Qatar, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways is bringing its award-winning services to the fingertips of Huawei… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways Privilege Club announce more new options for its members to earn and spend Qmiles

Hotel & Car Rewards will allow Privilege Club members to earn and spend Qmiles at over 350,000 hotels and more than 20,000 car rental locations worldwide DOHA, Qatar, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways Privilege Club is excited to announce more new options for its members to earn and spend Qmiles. Privilege Club members… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines partners with National Forest Foundation to plant 50,000 trees to mark its 50th Anniversary

Carrier donates to National Forest Foundation and launches the Southwest Airlines One Report in the spirit of citizenship DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-May-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) (the “Company”) announced today (May 6, 2021) it has donated to the National Forest Foundation (NFF) in honor of the Company’s 50th Anniversary. To commemorate this… Read the full press release

Marriott Bonvoy Portfolio Across the U.S. and Canada offers endless experiences this summer

Experience the Marriott Bonvoy Portfolio Across Top Destinations in the U.S. and Canada BETHESDA, MD, 2021-May-06 — /Travel PR News/ — As the temperatures warm and the end of the school year nears, families are ready to turn off their video cameras and embark on summer travel adventures. Marriott Bonvoy – an extraordinary portfolio of 30 hotel… Read the full press release

JW Marriott announces the opening of its fifth property in Mexico, JW Marriott Monterrey Valle

Stunning Design and Exceptional Service Await at the Brand’s Fifth Property in Mexico MONTERREY, NUEVO LEON, 2021-May-06 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, today announces the opening of JW Marriott Monterrey Valle, the brand’s newest luxury property and fifth in Mexico. Acquired by Fibra Inn… Read the full press release

InterContinental Adelaide announces plans for $32 million transformative refurbishment

InterContinental Adelaide is one of Adelaide’s most iconic luxury hotels and a landmark on the Adelaide skyline. First built in 1988, it rebranded as InterContinental Adelaide in 2009. It will undergo an extensive $32 million refurbishment, commencing in late 2021. The hotel will remain open, with the project expected to be completed in early 2023…. Read the full press release