Belfast City Airport named Northern Ireland’s Venue of the Year by disabled access charity Euan’s Guide

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport, the UK and Ireland’s most convenient airport, has worked hard to make travelling easier for all. Back in 2010, it was the first airport in the UK to introduce a Changing Places toilet and since then, it has continued to improve its accessibility through… Read the full press release

Best Kept Awards 2020 Now Open for Entries

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Northern Ireland Amenity Council’s Best Kept Awards 2020 supported by George Best Belfast City Airport are now open! Knockbreda Nursery School was the launch venue for the 2020 Northern Ireland Amenity Council’s (NIAC) Best Kept Awards today, as the search continues for a new decade… Read the full press release

CDA invites chefs to join the Channel Your Inner Chef competition at O’Hare International Airport

CHICAGO, IL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA), in partnership with global restaurateur HMSHost, is calling all chefs – aspiring, connoisseur, or otherwise – from across the country to enter Channel Your Inner Chef competition at O’Hare International Airport. O’Hare’s Terminal 2 has been home to this first-of-its-kind, live cooking competition for the past five… Read the full press release

The CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit 2020 concluded with industry leaders renewing commitment to the Doha Declaration

The Doha Declaration of 2019 announced during the conclusion of last year’s summit called into question the modern-day relevance of the global aviation principals outlined in the Chicago Convention. This year’s edition focused on the pressing issues surrounding sustainability and aviation environment. DOHA, Qatar, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical… Read the full press release

Delaware North-operated Gideon Putnam updates guest rooms with 55-inch television

Buffalo, N.Y., 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Delaware North-operated Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., is continuing to update its guest rooms, most recently installing a 55-inch television in each room. Foreseeing the amount of cardboard and Styrofoam that the TV packaging would produce, Heather Coton, environmental manager and executive assistant to the… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises signs long-term agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports for preferential berthing rights

Priority berthing rights at Zayed Port in Abu Dhabi and at Sir Bani Yas Island Agreement set to further bolster line’s position as leading passenger cruise operator in the Gulf MSC Seaview to be deployed to Gulf region in winter 2020-21 Latest flagship MSC Virtuosa to serve region in winter 2021-22  Geneva, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-13 —… Read the full press release

Real Journeys’ Walter Peak High Country Farm garden awarded with a 4-star rating by the New Zealand Gardens Trust

Southland, New Zealand, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Real Journeys’ Walter Peak High Country Farm garden is currently Queenstown’s only ‘Garden of Significance’ after being awarded with a 4-star rating by the New Zealand Gardens Trust. The award also makes Real Journeys an Associate of the New Zealand Gardens Trust in 2020. Real Journeys… Read the full press release

Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead announces new spa concept, menu of treatments and new acclaimed luxury partners

ATLANTA, GA, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead is pleased to announce a new spa concept, menu of treatments and partners at its coveted Waldorf Astoria Spa. Paying homage to Atlanta’s reputation as a “city in the forest,” the new spa program invites guests to discover a transformative spa and wellness experience within while enjoying a… Read the full press release

Changi Airport Group welcomes Aeroflot’s new non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow from 25 October 2020

SINGAPORE, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Changi Airport Group today (7 February 2020) welcomed the announcement by Russian carrier Aeroflot of its plans to launch non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow (Sheremetyevo) from 25 October 2020, Changi’s first link to the airport[1]. Aeroflot, a new carrier at Changi, will operate the five-weekly service on… Read the full press release

Acqualina Resort & Residences recognized as a Five Star Hotel on 2020 Forbes Travel Guide

Sunny Isles Beach, FL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Acqualina Resort & Residences cements itself as the quintessential luxury travel destination in Florida by garnering several coveted back-to-back travel awards. Today, Forbes Travel Guide officially announced that Acqualina has been recognized as a Five Star Hotel, making it the eighth year in a row the property receives this prestigious,… Read the full press release

Stagecoach introduces Tees Flex on-demand bus service

Perth, Scotland, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — The Tees Valley’s state-of-the-art on-demand bus service has today (6 February) been unveiled in Hartlepool. Called Tees Flex, the service aims to help residents in more isolated communities across the region access essential services along with training and employment opportunities that are being created across Tees Valley…. Read the full press release

Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver named a Five-Star Hotel on the 2020 Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating list

Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver honored among the world’s best luxury hotels, restaurants and spas by one of the world’s premier travel authorities Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Rosewood Hotel Georgia Vancouver, downtown Vancouver’s luxury landmark hotel, is pleased to announce that it has been named a Five-Star Hotel on the 2020 Forbes… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways announces partnership with renowned sake sommelier Yasuyuki Kitahara

New selections will be available both in-flight and at ANA SUITE LOUNGEs starting March 2020. Updated sake menu featuring 46 premium brands was carefully curated after sampling selections from 319 different sake brands. Tokyo, Japan, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-star airline for seven consecutive years, has… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways to collaborate with Toyota Industries to trial advanced automatic towing tractor at Chubu (Nagoya) Centrair International Airport

ANA continues to emphasize development of autonomous technologies with collaboration. Tests to build on insight gained from previous trials at Kyushu-Saga International Airport. Tokyo, Japan, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA, Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, will collaborate with Toyota Industries Corporation (Toyota Industries) to conduct tests… Read the full press release

All Nippon Airways will distribute chocolates to passengers on all Valentine’s Day flights

All passengers on board flights on Feb. 14 to receive complimentary chocolates to commemorate Valentine’s Day. First Class and Business Class passengers on select international flights will receive exclusive ANA chocolates from PIERRE HERMÉ. TOKYO, JAPAN, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years,… Read the full press release

Norwegian continues to reduce emissions with new technology and new aircraft

LONDON, UK, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Norwegian continues to reduce emissions with new technology and new aircraft. The upgraded weather service provided by AVTECH Sweden AB, can reduce CO2 emissions by an additional 10,000 – 15,000 tons per year. In the past few years, Norwegian has taken several steps to contribute to a… Read the full press release

Qantas to fly direct from Brisbane to San Francisco

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Queenslanders will today (9TH FEBRUARY 2020) fly direct from Brisbane to San Francisco for the first time, with Qantas operating a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on a brand-new route. Qantas International CEO Tino La Spina will join Queensland Tourism Minister, the Hon. Kate Jones and Brisbane Airport… Read the full press release

CWT announces the appointment of Laura Watterson as Senior Vice President, Global Talent & Rewards

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Laura Watterson as Senior Vice President, Global Talent & Rewards. In this newly created role, Laura and her team will provide enterprise-wide thought leadership and counsel to senior executives on talent acquisition, talent management, learning and development, as well… Read the full press release

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Board elects new officers

Dallas Representative Matrice Ellis-Kirk elected chair; Fort Worth Representative Henry Borbolla elected Vice Chair DFW AIRPORT, Texas, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Board elected new officers during its February 2020 meeting.  Dallas representative Matrice Ellis-Kirk will serve as chair. The election comes at the end of term for… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises USA appoints Rubén Rodríguez as President

Geneva, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — MSC Cruises USA, the North American arm of MSC Cruises, has appointed Rubén Rodríguez as President and he will join the organisation on 18 March. Mr Rodriguez’s role will be to help the business achieve further growth and strengthen the Company’s strategy in the US region, both… Read the full press release

John Glenn Columbus International Airport joins leading U.S. airports in sourcing 100% of its energy supply from renewable sources

COLUMBUS, OHIO, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) joins an elite group of leading U.S. airports in sourcing 100 percent of its energy supply from renewable sources, thanks to an innovative energy solution made possible in collaboration with Worthington Energy Consultants and provided by community partner AEP Energy. “The… Read the full press release

Entries are now open for the iconic three-day, 63km Serengeti Girls Run

Cape Town, South Africa, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Since its inception in 2017, the Serengeti Girls Run has become a highlight on the events calendar. Singita has just released the dates for the third annual event, which is held in partnership with the Grumeti Fund in Singita Grumeti, a private 350,00-acre concession in… Read the full press release

Winnipeg Airports Authority announces the appointment of Brita Chell as Chair and Kenneth Grower as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Winnipeg Airports Authority (WAA) is excited to announce the appointment of Brita Chell as Chair and Kenneth Grower as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors. Brita is the first female Board Chair in the history of WAA. She succeeds Tom Payne Jr., who served as Chair… Read the full press release

San Antonio offers new attractions, family entertainment and wallet-friendly accommodations this Spring Break

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Spring Break fun is just around the river bend. With new attractions, family entertainment and wallet-friendly accommodations, now is the time to plan an unforgettable Spring Break in San Antonio. Here are seven new experiences visitors won’t want to miss in 2020: Twisted Trails Adventure Course… Read the full press release

Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors to guests

  Located on the Site of the Former Indoor Flea Market, Antiques Garage, Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel Invites Travelers to Uncover the DNA of the Neighborhood NEW YORK, NY, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors today (FEBRUARY 10, 2020) as one of the tallest properties in Manhattan’s… Read the full press release

Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale Airport

The Newly Converted and Reimagined Hotel Will Inspire Travellers to Savour The Good Life FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., along with national real estate developer Charles S. Cohen today (FEBRUARY 11, 2020) announce the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale… Read the full press release

Allegiant announces nine new nonstop routes and expanded service to San Diego, Las Vegas and Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ —Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today (Feb. 11, 2020) announces nine new nonstop routes, including expanded service to San Diego, Las Vegas and Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida. To celebrate this expansion, the company is offering one-way fares on the new routes as low as $43.* “With summer quickly approaching, we know… Read the full press release

Airports Council International (ACI) World launches new resource to help airports implement an all-inclusive cybersecurity programme

Handbook assists airports to develop cybersecurity resilience programmes Montreal, Canada, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Airports Council International (ACI) World has today (February 11, 2020) launched a new resource to help airports establish a programme of cyber resilience and maintain robust and efficient cybersecurity defences. The Cybersecurity Implementation Handbook provides airports with a comprehensive overview on… Read the full press release

Hilton Singapore’s D9 Cakery launches new menu with some of the best dessert collections in town

Saturdays are elevated with one of the finest high tea buffets in town that is accompanied by free flow premium TWG teas SINGAPORE, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Singapore’s Executive Pastry Chef Cindy Khoo takes the Saturday high tea affair at D9 Cakery up a notch with a new menu laced with some of the… Read the full press release

Aeroflot announces codeshare agreement with Japan Airlines

Moscow/Tokyo, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Aeroflot – Russian Airlines and Japan Airlines today (February 10, 2020) announced a codeshare agreement that will offer added flexibility to passengers travelling between Russia and Japan. The codeshare comes into effect from 29 March 2020, with ticket sales launching at the beginning of March. Both airlines will… Read the full press release