Emirates offers more personal space and privacy onboard with new seat product

Airline also introduces generous discounts on excess baggage rates to support demand from customers flying on essential trips Dubai, UAE, 2021-Mar-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates’ Economy Class customers can now enjoy even more personal space and privacy onboard with the ability to purchase up to three empty adjoining seats on their flight. These… Read the full press release

flydubai launches service to Sarajevo and Tbilisi

holidays by flydubai offers attractive packages from AED 1,539 Dubai, UAE, 2021-Mar-03 — /Travel PR News/ — holidays by flydubai has launched attractive packages for travel to Sarajevo and Tbilisi. The packages start from AED 1,539 and include hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis and return economy class tickets for two people. flydubai… Read the full press release

Southwest launches a four-day WOW Sale today with fares starting as low as $29 one-way

DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-Mar-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) launched a four-day WOW Sale today, March 1, 2021, through March 4, 2021, 11:59 p.m., Central Standard Time, with fares starting as low as $29 one-way. Customers can take advantage of these low fares for their perfect getaway for travel in April and May…. Read the full press release

IHG Hotels & Resorts and Groups360 launch GroupSync Engage online booking solution for meeting and event planners and hotel brands

Select IHG properties are the first to deploy GroupSync Engage, the market’s premier online booking technology with real-time room and space availability for planners Denham, United Kingdom, 2021-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Groups360 and IHG Hotels & Resorts today (25 FEBRUARY 2021) announced the release of GroupSync Engage, the hospitality industry’s first integrated direct… Read the full press release

British Airways launches Select and Select Pro refundable fares

London, UK, 2021-Feb-25 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways has today (24 February, 2021) launched two new fare brands for its trade customers, which offer refundable options and enhanced flexibility. Select and Select Pro are both refundable fares, which will give customers the flexibility to cancel a flight and claim a full or partial… Read the full press release

CWT announces first American Airlines production NDC booking via Amadeus cytric

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2021-Feb-25 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, today (23 February, 2021) announces the successful creation of its first-ever GDS sourced New Distribution Capability (NDC) transaction in production via Amadeus cytric Travel & Expense booking tool for American Airlines. “Another innovative milestone successfully completed with our partners, and… Read the full press release

GBTA reveals findings from a study into how travel managers view online booking tools (OBTs)

Findings From GBTA Research Study Powered by DEEM Alexandria, Virginia, 2021-Feb-24 — /Travel PR News/ — The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the world’s largest business travel association, today (February 23, 2021) launches the findings from a study into how travel managers view online booking tools (OBTs). The study, made possible by Deem, examines… Read the full press release

Wizz Air handles refund requests within just a week through its automated refund process

Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Feb-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing and greenest airline*, reveals that its automated refund process handles 95% of cash conversion refund requests within just a week. Wizz Air launched its automated refund process last May to deal with the unprecedented scale of cancellations resulting from the ongoing Covid-19… Read the full press release

Emirates to offer travel trade partners exclusive rich content and services through its NDC platform

Airline is first in its region to offer travel trade partners bespoke products and services, including rich content and differentiated pricing, through its NDC platform from 01 July 2021 Dubai, UAE, 2021-Feb-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates will offer exclusive rich content and services for travel agent partners on its NDC-enabled direct connect platform,… Read the full press release

Book two-nights’ stay this February and enjoy additional complimentary night at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is known the world over for its spectacular setting, impeccable service and unwavering dedication to creating lifelong memories for its guests – down to every last detail. With an array of exceptional experiences and countless special moments to be shared, two nights is… Read the full press release

Southwest Rapid Rewards® program named to Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Loyalty Programs 2021

DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today (Feb 16, 2021) was named to Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Loyalty Programs 2021 for its Rapid Rewards® program. Southwest Airlines® was recognized under the Low-Cost Airlines subcategory. “Our Rapid Rewards program is designed to create value, flexibility, and ease for our Members—rewarding them for… Read the full press release

SAVOY SIGNATURE UNVEILS TRAVEL MOBILE APP FOR A SEAMLESS GUEST EXPERIENCE

MADEIRA, Portugal, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Savoy Signature, a leading hotel collection in Madeira, unveils its new travel app set to connect its guests to a personalised and contactless mobile guest experience, all at the touch of a fingertip.  The travel app will go above and beyond, offering clients an instant and elevated guest experience with easy… Read the full press release

nhow London: #petsofnhow & staycation offers

PAMPER YOUR PET WITH #PETSOFNHOW: INTRODUCING NHOW LONDON’S NEW PET STAY PACKAGE  Treat your furry friend to a stay at the bold and bright nhow London and thank them for getting you through the tough times of 2020.   Our pets have been more important than ever this year, considering the endless lockdowns and Covid-19 restrictions, so it seems… Read the full press release

Hyatt introduces new Hyatt Night In package to help guests reignite the joy of travel closer to home

Hyatt Night In offers locally inspired signature experiences, special perks, World of Hyatt member benefits, and more CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt is reimagining the guest experience with creativity and care and inspiring guests to take a break from the routine with the new Hyatt Night In package – perfect for… Read the full press release

Marriott Bonvoy introduces redesigned, more intuitive version of its mobile app

Includes New Booking Options, Enhanced Customization for Contactless Experiences and Tailored Ways to Earn and Redeem Points Beyond the Stay Toward Free Nights BETHESDA, MD, 2021-Feb-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott Bonvoy, the travel marketplace and highly awarded travel program from Marriott International, has released a redesigned, more intuitive version of its mobile app… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges offers 20% Off Stays to celebrate Presidents Day weekend and Valentine’s Day

Loyalty Members Can Take Advantage of the Extended Weekend and Valentine’s Day With 20% Off Stays ROCKVILLE, Md., 2021-Feb-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), is celebrating Presidents Day weekend and Valentine’s Day by offering travelers discounts during the holiday weekend. Beginning today… Read the full press release

Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort introduces Jungle Escape accommodation package

Bangkok, Thailand, 2021-Feb-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort has introduced a special offer for couples and families to escape the concrete jungle and work and learn remotely in Northern Thailand’s ancient jungle.  The Jungle Escape accommodation package offers preferential rates, and for guests staying a minimum of five nights it also… Read the full press release

Marriott Bonvoy to debut new hotels in highly sought-after leisure destinations throughout 2021

From Miami to Maui, Travelers Can Look Forward to Sunny Days Ahead with the Experiences They Love BETHESDA, MD, 2021-Feb-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Following an unprecedented year for the travel industry, Marriott Bonvoy’s extraordinary portfolio of brands is slated to debut a number of select service branded hotels in highly sought-after leisure destinations… Read the full press release

Vietjet announces super promotion during the whole month of February

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2021-Feb-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Welcoming the 2021 Lunar New Year with safe flights, the new-age carrier Vietjet offers a super promotion during the whole month of February flying high quality throughout Vietnam with tickets priced from only 0 VND (*). Accordingly, from February 4, 2021 to February 28,… Read the full press release

Emirates offers COVID-19 PCR tests at special discounted rates through TrustOne

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Feb-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has partnered with GE Digital Aviation Software and TE FOOD to trial TrustOne, a mobile app that allows passengers to undergo COVID-19 PCR tests at special discounted rates. The app, created in partnership between GE Digital Aviation Software and TE Food, helps passengers adhere to the… Read the full press release

Avani+ Hua Hin Resort and Anantara Hua Hin Resort offer festive stay packages to welcome the Chinese New Year

Doha, Qatar, 2021-Feb-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Those arriving in Hua Hin by train are invariably surprised and delighted to find the railway station’s timeless charm and calming sea breeze. The same charming nostalgia is what makes the idyllic beach town such a popular destination for those seeking to escape, in space as well… Read the full press release

Wizz Air: Tickets from Tel Aviv to Larnaca now on sale

Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Feb-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing and greenest airline*, announced today (JAN 29, 2021) a new route from Tel Aviv to Larnaca. Tickets are already on sale on wizzair.com and the airline’s mobile app, now also available in Arabic language, with fares starting as low as NIS 119. The new route… Read the full press release

Wizz Air offers passengers COVID-19 insurance coverage as part of its travel insurance package

Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Feb-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing and greenest airline*, today (JAN 28, 2021) announces that it will offer passengers COVID-19 insurance coverage as part of its travel insurance package, which is available on wizzair.com through the airline’s partnership with insurance provider Chubb. Wizz Air customers can purchase travel insurance… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways Privilege Club extends members’ tier status until 31 December 2021

Qatar Airways Privilege Club Extends Members’ Tier Status Throughout 2021 The initiative is designed to further honour the loyalty of members during challenging times DOHA, Qatar, 2021-Jan-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways Privilege Club will extend its valued members’ tier status in recognition that travel plans continue to be impacted by the ongoing… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Group extends “Cruise with Confidence” program

MIAMI, FL, 2021-Jan-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Effective Feb. 1, 2021 for all bookings created by April 30, 2021, on sailings on or before April 30, 2022, guests will have the flexibility to cancel their cruise up to 48 hours prior to sailing and receive a full credit of the cruise fare paid. The… Read the full press release

Marriott International launches Good Travel with Marriott Bonvoy across Asia Pacific

Newly launched pilot program set to allow guests to forge connections with local communities for meaningful travel across Asia Pacific whether at home or abroad HONG KONG, 2021-Jan-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International today (JANUARY 26, 2021) announces the launch of Good Travel with Marriott Bonvoy, a program offering meaningful travel across Asia… Read the full press release

Ryanair extends zero flight change fee bookings before 31st Mar 2021

“Book Now And If Your Plans Change So Can Your Booking” Dublin, Ireland, 2021-Jan-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (26 Jan) announced it is extending its € zero flight change fee for all customers who book before 31st Mar 2021. It is also allowing up to two booking date moves until… Read the full press release

Spirit Airlines and Mastercard celebrate the launch of new Free Spirit® loyalty program and Free Spirit Mastercard with Brett Young’s virtual show

MIRAMAR, Fla., 2021-Jan-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Multi-platinum performer Brett Young will “Catch” an unforgettable flight to Florida as Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) and Mastercard announced plans today (Jan. 25, 2021) to celebrate the launch of the all-new Free Spirit® loyalty program and Free Spirit Mastercard with Brett Young: Live from the Runway. Young’s performance will be the first-ever concert… Read the full press release

British Airways and Nectar partner to give customers opportunity to convert Nectar points into Avios

From 25 January, existing balances and future points collected with Nectar can be converted into Avios, which can be redeemed through the British Airways Executive Club on flights, upgrades, hotel stays and more 400 Nectar points collected can be converted into 250 Avios and if customers wish to receive more Nectar points, then they can… Read the full press release

British Airways launches latest deals on short-haul flights

British Airways offering over 1 million seats for less than £40 each-way, based on a return fare Customers must book by Tuesday, 26 January The seats are available for travel on select dates until December, 2021 London, UK, 2021-Jan-22 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways has today (21 January, 2021) revealed a series of… Read the full press release