Southwest Airlines invites Customers, Employees, and partners to participate in its Acts of Kindness campaign

Airline invites Customers, Employees, and partners to inspire a kinder world by participating in its Acts of Kindness campaign DALLAS, TEXAS, 2021-Feb-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is engaging its Customers, Employees, and partners to complete a collective one million Acts of Kindness throughout its 50th Anniversary year, celebrating half a century… Read the full press release

Anantara Kalutara Resort launches new Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio by Bastien Gonzalez

Doha, Qatar, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Famed for wellness and known as an Ayurvedic destination, Sri Lanka is once again welcoming international tourists after reopening its borders last month. Now those visiting the teardrop Indian Ocean island can add a world class pedicure or manicure into their schedule with the launch of the… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Seattle earns Five-Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide

Seattle, U.S.A., 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Seattle was recognised with the prestigious Five-Star award in the 63rd annual Forbes Travel Guide awards. The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Seattle also received its Four-Star Spa distinction for the ninth consecutive year. Both the Hotel and Spa have the highest and only Forbes Star awards in their respective categories in… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island received highest honors at Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 annual Star Awards

Luxury hotel in the heart of the UAE capital maintains prestigious rating from Forbes Travel Guide’s Annual Star Awards Abu Dhabi, U.A.E, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide, the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, has announced its 2021 annual Star Awards. For the third consecutive year, Four Seasons… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Boston rated a Five-Star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide for 22 consecutive years

The iconic Boston property celebrates the prestigious designation, while remaining one of the most awarded Five-Star properties in the Four Seasons portfolio Boston, U.S.A., 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — With the unveiling of the 2021 Forbes Travel Guide annual Star Rating list, Four Seasons Hotel Boston celebrates 22 consecutive years as a Five-Star hotel, the Guide’s highest… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva and Spa Mont Blanc earn Five Star rating at Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 Star Awards

The iconic Geneva property is the only hotel in Switzerland to have achieved this prestigious distinction Geneva, Switzerland, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide has unveiled its official 2021 Star Awards rating announcement, awarding both Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva and its iconic Spa Mont Blanc a Five Star rating, its highest honour. For the… Read the full press release

Auckland Airport announces pavement renewal of its airfield

Auckland, New Zealand, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — With fewer aircraft coming in due to COVID-19, Auckland Airport is taking the opportunity to embark upon a three-year period of pavement renewal throughout its airfield. André Lovatt, General Manager Infrastructure, said the airport was continuously maintaining and updating the airfield surface to ensure the infrastructure… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Group names Connect Worldwide as its global sales agent in India

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Group has announced the appointment of Connect Worldwide (CWW) as its global sales agent in India. The partnership will include sales and marketing management for clients from the corporate, MICE and leisure segments, and support services for the luxury hotel group from the Indian market. Jumeirah… 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

Accor launches new hybrid meetings concept supported by Microsoft Teams

innovative HYBRID events concept to enable seamless physical & virtual meetings worldwide Paris, France, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — World leading hospitality group Accor today (February 16, 2021) announced it is collaborating with Microsoft to launch All Connect, a new hybrid meetings concept supported by Microsoft Teams. This new concept will enable guests around… Read the full press release

KLM starts shipment of Covid-19 vaccines to the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Amstelveen, Netherlands, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Today (16 February 2021) saw the first flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Bonaire and Aruba carrying a shipment of Covid-19 vaccines destined for the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is the first of several shipments that will deliver the vaccines to the… Read the full press release

Georgia will be the Digital Adventure & Sustainability Partner of ITB Berlin NOW 2021

ITB Berlin NOW: Digital Adventure & Sustainability Partner 2021 – Official Cultural Destination 2022 – Official Host Country 2023 – A big commitment by an ambitious country: Georgia and ITB Berlin have agreed a wide-ranging partnership that will span three successive years. Within this framework Georgia and the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show have signed… Read the full press release

UNWTO SDGs Global Startup Competition winners announced

Startups from around the world have been recognized for their unique contributions to sustainable and responsible tourism in the UNWTO SDGs Global Startup Competition. Madrid, Spain, 2021-Feb-18 — /Travel PR News/ — The competition, which was supported by the United Nations Innovation Network, attracted some 10,000 initial proposals. From these, the jury chose 25 winners… 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

IATA releases the 10th edition of the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Standards Manual

Montreal, Canada, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the 10th edition of the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) Standards Manual is now available. The standards and recommended practices contained in the latest edition have been updated to align fully with corresponding guidelines issued by the International… Read the full press release

British Airways partners with Dettol to help keep customers and colleagues safe

British Airways and Dettol partner to offer customers a range of Dettol products in the air and on the ground The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine supports the partnership   London, UK, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways has today (16 February 2021) announced it will be partnering with trusted and… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown and The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown Earns Top Marks in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 Star Awards

The Spa’s Najla Ceman is named as “Spa Employee of the Year” in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 Star Awards New York, U.S.A., 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide has again recognised Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown and The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown with Five Stars each, culminating in the… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach receives five star rating in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 Star Awards for twenty-three consecutive years

Finalist for inaugural People First Star Award recognising people and culture trailblazers Palm Beach, U.S.A., 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — With the announcement of the 2021 Star Awards by Forbes Travel Guide, Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach celebrates twenty-three consecutive years as a Five-Star Resort and five consecutive years as a Five-Star Spa, the highest honour bestowed by the… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel and Residences at The Surf Club recognized as a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Hotel and Five-Star Spa

Finalist for the inaugural People First Star Award Surfside, Florida, U.S.A., 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel and Residences at The Surf Club is celebrating its second consecutive year as a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Hotel and Five-Star Spa, the highest recognition granted by the acclaimed authority in authentic Five-Star service with today’s debut of the 2021… Read the full press release

Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel to open an alfresco pop-up dining experience THEBlvd Privé

For a limited time, experience this extension of the renowned THEBlvd Restaurant Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, USA, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel will open THEBlvd Privé, an alfresco pop-up dining experience on March 3, 2021. This hidden hideaway will feature California-inspired menu items, Ruinart champagne, fanciful cocktails and decor reminiscent… Read the full press release

Four Seasons achieves record number of Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards for the sixth year in a row

Toronto, Canada, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts today (February 16, 2021) celebrates the exceptional achievements of properties, spas and restaurants around the globe in the annual Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards. Once again, Four Seasons holds the greatest number of Forbes Travel Guide Five-Stars ever awarded to a single brand,… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest receives Five Star rating in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2021 Star Awards

The iconic Budapest landmark property once again celebrates the prestigious designation, for the fifth consecutive year Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its official 2021 Star Awards rating announcement today (February 16, 2021), awarding Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest a Five Star rating, its highest honour, for the fifth consecutive… Read the full press release

dnata further enhances its pharma handling capabilities globally with new high-tech ‘cool dollies’ to its Australian cargo fleet

Four new, high-tech cool dollies ensure safe and seamless transportation of temperature-sensitive goods at Sydney and Melbourne airports Sydney/Melbourne, Australia, 2021-Feb-17 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata continues to invest in leading-edge equipment to further enhance its pharma handling capabilities globally. The company has added four high-tech ‘cool dollies’ to its Australian cargo fleet, becoming the first… Read the full press release

RIU Hotels & Resorts celebrates its 20th anniversary in Jamaica

On arrival in Jamaica in 2001, RIU became the first Spanish chain to commit to the country as one of its principal destinations Two years after the launch of Riu Palace Tropical Bay in Negril, the chain now has six hotels, 3,300 rooms and more than 1,500 workers in the country Mallorca, Spain, 2021-Feb-17 —… Read the full press release

Avani+ Hua Hin Resort offers four-legged friends and their humans plenty of pampering with ‘Bark & Breakfast’ overnight stay package

Chang Wat Phetchaburi, Thailand, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — In a guaranteed move to set tails wagging and make doggie parents jump for joy, Avani+ Hua Hin Resort has launched a new overnight stay package for the pampered city pups. Called ‘Bark & Breakfast’ offers four-legged friends a change of scenery and a chance to spend… Read the full press release

Auckland Airport partners with Rako Science for highly accurate saliva test for COVID-19

Auckland, New Zealand, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Auckland Airport has joined forces with a Kiwi business deploying a non-invasive, fast-turnaround, accurate saliva test for COVID-19. Rako Science has established COVID-19 surveillance testing in New Zealand using the SHIELD saliva test developed at the University of Illinois. They are now operating a collection site… Read the full press release

TFE Hotels launches premium A by Adina hotel brand

New South Wales, Australia, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — TFE Hotels has officially launched their premium A by Adina hotel brand today (15 Feb 2021), and with it the concept of ‘hotel living’, both of which are set to elevate TFE Hotels’ beloved Adina Hotels brand into a class of its own. As TFE Hotels… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund to support sports clubs, Scouts, hospices, and gardening society across Greater Manchester and Cheshire

Airport fund awards £29,064 to 18 organisations across Greater Manchester and Cheshire Sports clubs, Scouts, hospices, and gardening society amongst beneficiaries Grants set to fund a cuddle bed, new kitchen equipment, goal posts, and a hopscotch area Community Trust Fund has handed out more than £3.5m since its launch in 1997 For more information or… Read the full press release

Hyatt’s Miraval announces new partnership with NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness

Non-profit partnership reinforces the importance of mindfulness and mental wellbeing CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — A global leader in destination wellness resorts and spas, Hyatt’s Miraval brand announces its new partnership with NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a non-profit, grassroots organization providing no-cost advocacy, education, and support to all those… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt House Portland / Beaverton

125 room Hyatt House hotel located in downtown Beaverton, Oregon Beaverton, Oregon, 2021-Feb-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt House Portland / Beaverton celebrated its opening today (February 11, 2021), making it the first Hyatt House branded hotel in Beaverton, while expanding the Hyatt House brand’s footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests… Read the full press release