IATA welcomes Canadian government to further ease border restrictions

Montreal, Canada, 2021-Jul-20 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomes today’s (19 July 2021) decision by the government of Canada to further ease border restrictions for fully vaccinated* passengers. Eligible US citizens and permanent US residents arriving from the US will be permitted to enter Canada as of 9 August and… Read the full press release

Top camping tips from PaulCamper’s CEO Dirk Fehse

CEO of PaulCamper, Europe’s largest online platform for motorhome and campervan sharing, provides some top tips for those less familiar with camping from the best way to navigate narrow streets, to how to pick a great camping spot Renting with PaulCamper couldn’t be easier with a range of campers still available this summer starting from… Read the full press release

Hostal Aptofive in Cuba is among the nominees for the International Travel Awards 2021. Voting opens.

Hostal Aptofive in Cuba

Salamanca, México, 2021-Jul-19 — /Travel PR News/ — The Hostal Aptofive offering in addition the bed and breakfast service in Havana Cuba, services of city tours, excursions and transfers, has obtained the Certificates of Excellence Awards 2017 and 2018 and the Travelers’ Choice  ​​Awards 2020 and 2021; they’re  annually granted by Tripadvisor: the world’s largest… Read the full press release

The Hostal Aptofive in Cuba has obtained the Travelers’ Choice ​​Awards 2021 granted by Tripadvisor

Hostal Aptofive in Havana Cuba

Salamanca, México , 2021-Jul-17 — /Travel PR News/ — The Hostal Aptofive operating in Havana, Cuba since 2013, has obtained the 2017 and 2018 certificates of excellence Awards and the Travelers’ Choice ​​Awards 2020 and 2021; these are awards annually granted by Tripadvisor, the largest travel portal in the world These prizes are annually awarded… Read the full press release

L’Italia è Campione d’Europa! Il racconto di 24 h a Wembley!

Roma, Italia, 2021-Lug-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Esattamente 24 ( di ore ), sì, sono bastate per vivere una “notte magica”, quella dela vittoria degli azzurri di Mister Mancini nel campionato europeo. Chi l’avrebbe mai detto che sarebbe andata così. Lavoro negli eventi sportivi da tanti anni orma e questo, non è altro che… Read the full press release

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas and Niyama Private Islands Maldives to host an exclusive lunch and dinner with Two Michelin-Starred Chef Paco Roncero

Chef Paco to host Dining Experiences at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas  & Niyama Private Islands Maldives Maldives, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — This August, the Maldives welcomes a Spanish sensation in the form of Two Michelin-Starred Chef, Paco Roncero. Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas and sister property Niyama Private Islands Maldives will each host an… Read the full press release

Shannon Airport welcomes increased flights from Air services

Shannon, Ireland, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Air services at Shannon Airport are set to double from eight to sixteen in time for the lifting of the non-essential travel ban on the 19th July with a significant increase in destinations, services and frequencies. Ryanair currently operate eight services from Shannon which recommenced on 15th June to Barcelona-Reus,… Read the full press release

Emirates SkyCargo to fly 247 horses from Liege to Tokyo

On Emirates SkyCargo’s modern and efficient Boeing 777 freighter aircraft capable of transporting around 100 tonnes of cargo per flight, it takes only eight flights to move 247 horses in 131 specially designed horse stalls, 59 grooms to look after the horses, 100 tonnes of special equipment and most importantly 20 tonnes of food and… Read the full press release

flydubai to start four-weekly service to Salzburg and resumes operations to Naples

The Dubai-based carrier becomes first UAE airline to operate direct flights to Salzburg from 15 July and resumes its operations to Naples from 31 July Dubai, UAE, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, continues to grow its network in Europe and will see Naples in Italy and Salzburg in Austria join… Read the full press release

flydubai to start three-times weekly service to Sohag International Airport

The Dubai-based carrier to operate a three-times weekly service to Sohag from 25 July growing its network in Egypt to three points including Alexandria and Sharm El Sheikh Dubai, UAE, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, announced today (July 14, 2021) the start of its three-times weekly service to Sohag International… Read the full press release

Silversea Cruises opens exclusive pre-sale on its World Cruise 2024, entitled ‘Far East-West’

Amid unprecedented demand for extended voyages, the leading ultra-luxury cruise line today opened an exclusive pre-sale for its 132-day World Cruise 2024 with a cinematic extravaganza Miami, FL, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Silversea Cruises today (July 14, 2021) opened an exclusive pre-sale on its World Cruise 2024, entitled ‘Far East-West.’ Responding to a… Read the full press release

Hyatt unveils global Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) platform World of Care

CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) today (JULY 14, 2021) unveiled World of Care – a global Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) platform – designed to address the pressing challenges faced by Hyatt’s colleagues, guests, owners, and communities and enact meaningful change within the hospitality industry. World of Care builds on Hyatt’s… Read the full press release

UNWTO announces increased collaboration with Grupo Xcaret

A new agreement between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Grupo Xcaret shows how public-private partnerships can promote destinations and rural environments through tourism. Americas, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Extenhsion of the collaboration between UNWTO and the Grupo Xcaret has coincided with the opening of the new Hotal Xcaret Arte, an important investment… Read the full press release

Qatar Duty Free unveils “21 in 21” project at Hamad International Airport to mark its 21st anniversary

New outlets will cater for all tastes and budgets DOHA, Qatar, 2021-Jul-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Duty Free (QDF) is marking its 21st anniversary by unveiling a significant investment and an enhanced retail portfolio of 21 new shopping and dining outlets. With a focus on embracing a range of tastes and budgets, the… Read the full press release

British Airways provides customers option to order snacks and drinks mid-flight directly to their seat thru new inflight digital ordering platform

British Airways has introduced a digital ordering platform for customers to purchase food and drink from its Speedbird Café menu in the air, directly to their seat on board The service will initially be available on selected routes from July 19, before rolling out across the rest of the short haul network on flights from… Read the full press release

Hans Airways signs GSSA contract with Air Logistics Group – more deals to follow

Hans Airways and Air Logistics sign deal

LONDON, 2021-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Marking the first in a long line of contracts with well-recognised third-party suppliers and partners expected to be signed in the coming weeks by Hans Airways, the UK start-up airline has just inked a deal with Air Logistics Group for the company’s global air cargo sales and customer support…. Read the full press release

Flukey Adventure Tours and Safaris

Nairobi, Kenya, 2021-Jul-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Flukey Adventure Tours & Safaris is a local owned tour operator in East Africa with headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. We have vast knowledge of the tourism products in this region including wildlife safaris, mountain climbing, beach holidays, family packages, student packages and other tailor­ made itineraries. We… Read the full press release

Biblio Travel launches Cyprus summer holiday programme with a triple-lock guarantee

Specialist tour operator to fly from Manchester, Birmingham and Gatwick Launch prices include free kid’s holidays with the Absolute Package LONDON, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — New Cyprus tour operator Biblio Travel launches its new website in the UK on July 19th  and begins its holiday programme to Cyprus on July 31st with a… Read the full press release

Radisson Hotel Group announces signing of new Radisson Blu property in Changyuan in Henan province

Changyuan, China, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Radisson Hotel Group continues to extend its footprint in China with the signing of a new Radisson Blu property that will become the first internationally branded upper-upscale hotel in Changyuan, a rapidly emerging city in Henan province. Currently under construction and scheduled to open its doors in… Read the full press release

SITA acquires digital solutions specialist for aviation safety and efficiency

SITA takes the lead in deploying predictive data analytics for co-innovating with customer airlines and airports to reduce CO2 emissions and improve fuel savings. Geneva, Switzerland, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — SITA, the global IT provider for the air transport industry, today (13 Jul, 2021) announced the acquisition of Safety Line S.A.S., the Paris based… Read the full press release

Blue Islands adds extra direct flights from Jersey to Ibiza

St. Peter Port, Guernsey, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Blue Islands has added extra direct flights from Jersey to Ibiza in September. Rob Veron, CEO Blue Islands said, “Our Jersey to Ibiza direct flight programme has been really well received. With some flights now sold out, we’ve added additional dates for September.” Blue Islands… Read the full press release

APEX again awards five-star APEX status to KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Amstelveen, Netherlands, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — The Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) annually conducts an extensive survey among airline passengers. This study analyses evaluations of more than a million flights operated by around 600 airlines. Passengers are asked to rate features such as seat comfort, cabin service, food and drinks, entertainment and Wi-Fi…. Read the full press release

Munich Airport expects the entire month of July to surpass the one-million mark

Number of passengers and flights steadily rising since February July first month to see more than 50,000 passengers again in a single day Traffic expected to increase significantly in the second half of the year COLOGNE, Germany, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — The volume of traffic at Munich Airport is beginning to soar once… Read the full press release

Discover Qatar and Qatar Airways Holidays launch special packages for visiting friends and family in Qatar

Discover Qatar and Qatar Airways Holidays introduce exciting reunion packages to Doha starting at QAR 1,721 per person for five nights DOHA, Qatar, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — With Qatar now open for tourism to fully vaccinated travellers, Discover Qatar, the destination management division of Qatar Airways, has partnered with Qatar Airways Holidays and… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines launches summer sale offering fares as low as $59 one-way

Carrier offers Customers a chance to turn “Wanna” Get Away into “Gonna” Get Away with low-fares, an expanding network, and flexible policies DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today (Jul 13, 2021) launched a summer sale offering fares as low as $59 one-way. Book today, July 13, 2021, through… Read the full press release

Ben Shank returns to Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea as new General Manager

Hawaii, Maui, U.S.A., 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Maui’s legendary Forbes Five-Star Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea ushers in a new chapter with the return of Ben Shank as the Resort’s new General Manager in July 2021. Most recently serving as the General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia for the past five years where he led… Read the full press release

Preferred Hotel Group announces updates to its I Prefer Hotel Rewards loyalty program

Enhancements include all-new membership tiers, expanded earning and redemption options, new hotel experiences, first-time Refer-A-Friend bonus offer, and more  New York, New York, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Preferred Hotel Group – which operates Preferred Hotels & Resorts and the newly launched Beyond Green  today (July 13, 2021) announced a series of much anticipated updates to its I Prefer Hotel Rewards loyalty program. From the brand new Explorer and Authority membership… Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts opens dual-branded EVEN Hotel Rochester – St. Mary’s Area and Staybridge Suites Rochester – St. Mary’s Area in Rochester, Minnesota

Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Home of the world-famous Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. now has two new hotel options for travelers to the Upper Midwest. The wellness-based EVEN Hotels and Staybridge Suites, an upscale extended-stay option, come together into one IHG Hotels & Resorts dual-branded property, located just steps away from… Read the full press release

Fairfield by Marriott announced the opening of Fairfield by Marriott South Binh Duong in Vietnam

BINH DUONG PROVINCE, VIETNAM, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ —Fairfield by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, today (JULY 12, 2021) announced the opening of Fairfield by Marriott South Binh Duong, celebrating the brand’s debut in Vietnam. Located in the Binh Duong province and inspired by the beauty of simplicity and… Read the full press release

Marriott International named to 2021 Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion list

Company Also Named to 2021 Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion list BETHESDA, MD, 2021-Jul-14 — /Travel PR News/ — For the second consecutive year Marriott International, Inc. has earned the top score of 100 on the Disability Equality Index (DEI) and been named to the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion list…. Read the full press release