New Record Set in Christmas Flights to Lapland as Finavia’s Air Traffic Soars 187% in 2022

Vantaa, Finland, 2023-Jan-17 — /Travel PR News/ — According to Finavia’s latest annual statistics on air traffic, 15.4 million passengers passed through Finavia’s airports last year. A new record was set in Christmas flights to Lapland, and Helsinki Airport’s European flights have recovered excellently. “We are actively working with airlines and tourism organisations to strengthen… Read the full press release

Heathrow Airport Sees 90% Passenger Growth in December as Transatlantic Travel Fueled Reunions Over the Holidays

Christmas and New Year reunions fuelled passenger growth during December, with more than 5.9 million passengers travelling in the month – up 90% compared with the same time last year Transatlantic travel was a key driver behind last month’s high passenger volumes, with JFK clinching the top spot as the airport’s busiest route Forward planning… Read the full press release

Heathrow ready to welcome millions of passengers heading off for the holidays

London, UK, 2022-Dec-13 — /Travel PR News/ — 5.6m people travelled through Heathrow in November, down from 5.9m in October. Over 55 million people have travelled through Heathrow already this year, which is nearly 70% of 2019 levels. We expect December will be busy and are looking forward to welcoming people heading off for their… Read the full press release

Heathrow to kick off the holiday season by giving away 10,000 Christmas gifts

Here to Helpers enlisted to assist passengers and spread festive cheer  Over 3 million people to travel through Heathrow over Christmas fortnight  10,000 presents include flights, lounge access, perfume and champagne from airport shops, bars and restaurants  London, UK, 2022-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Heathrow has enlisted hundreds of ‘Little Here to Helpers’ to… Read the full press release

London City Airport launches ski and Christmas routes to Chambéry and Salzburg

London City Airport (LCY) launches ski and Christmas routes to Chambéry and Salzburg this December, providing even more choice for passengers this winter Complements existing British Airways (BA) CityFlyer/ SWISS services to Zurich and Geneva, plus BA CityFlyer/ Lufthansa services to Frankfurt and BA CityFlyer services to Prague, Berlin, Dusseldorf LCY’s November passenger numbers up… Read the full press release

Get Merry at Hilton Molino Stucky Venice’s Magical Christmas & New Year

London, UK 2022-Nov-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Molino Stucky Venice is thrilled to announce a series of yuletide offerings for guests staying throughout the Christmas and New Year 22/23 season. From December 8th 2022 all the way through to January 7th 2023, the historic five-star hotel on Giudecca island will be abuzz with all things festive,… Read the full press release

Emirates offers special Thanksgiving menus on flights from Dubai to USA

Dubai, UAE, 2022-Nov-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates will be giving passengers a taste of home with special Thanksgiving menus across all classes, on flights from Dubai to USA, between the 24 and 26 of November. Serving its cosmopolitan customer base, Emirates celebrates many multicultural occasions on-board from Eid to Christmas, Diwali to Lunar… Read the full press release

Las Vegas opens the holiday season with brand-new winter wonderland displays

LAS VEGAS, NV, 2022-Nov-23 — /Travel PR News/ — There’s no place like Las Vegas for the holidays, as festive decorations and jolly events usher in the celebratory season. Locally cherished and brand-new winter wonderland displays pop up throughout the destination, making Vegas an ideal spot to take in the sights and sounds of the… Read the full press release

Shannon Airport Group to host Charity Christmas Fashion show on November 17th at Dromoland Castle

Shannon, Ireland, 2022-Nov-01 — /Travel PR News/ — The Shannon Airport Group is taking to the fashion runway for a glamorous evening of style and Christmas sparkle hosted by Celia Holman Lee in aid of two worthy charities. The elegant evening will be held in the 5-star Dromoland Castle on November 17th  and aims to raise vital funds… Read the full press release

London Gatwick announces 51 flights a week to the USA for Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays

London, UK, 2022-Oct-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Passengers travelling to the USA from Gatwick Airport can now choose from 51 flights per week to popular destinations including New York, Orlando, Boston and Tampa. The increased transatlantic schedule – as JetBlue adds a second daily flight to New York from 31 October – comes in… Read the full press release

Outrigger Maldives Announces Christmas and New Year Activities

MALE, MALDIVES, 2022-Oct-13 — /Travel PR News/ —  Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort has announced details of its Christmas and New Year programme, which runs 19 December to 1 January. A diverse and creative range of activities has been designed for guests who love to eat, drink, keep fit – physically and spiritually – chill or… Read the full press release

Ryanair donates €100,000 to ISPCC

Over €675,000 Raised By Ryanair In Aid Of ISPCC To Date DUBLIN, Ireland, 2021-Dec-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Ireland’s no.1 airline, today (20 Dec) donated €100,000 to ISPCC to help keep its services here for every child and young person in Ireland this Christmas and beyond. The ISPCC has been Ryanair’s charity partner… Read the full press release

Qantas and Jetstar to operate flights to and from Queensland from Victoria and New South Wales as border reopens

Sydney, Australia, 2021-Dec-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas and Jetstar are set to reunite thousands of loved ones today (13TH DECEMBER 2021) as Queensland’s border reopens to Victoria and New South Wales for the first time in more than five months. Nearly 10,000 passengers will travel today on close to 100 Qantas and Jetstar… Read the full press release

Las Vegas embraces the spirit of the season with festive decorations and holiday festivities

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2021-Dec-08 — /Travel PR News/ — “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” in the Entertainment Capital of the World, where there’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting and caroling out in the neon glow. Festive decorations and sparkling lights have ushered in the jolly holiday season in Las Vegas,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport invites Mitchell House School pupils to turn on the Christmas tree lights

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Pupils from Mitchell House School were invited to Belfast City Airport and tasked with the very important job of turning on the Christmas tree lights! Mark Cormican, Abby McCartney, and Jackson McAuley from the east Belfast school accepted the challenge and formally signaled the beginning of… Read the full press release

10 new things travellers can expect to see this Christmas at Heathrow Airport

Heathrow passengers are set for a fantastic holiday getaway this year as the airport reveals the top 10 new experiences to look out for when travelling Research has revealed that passengers are spending more on festive shopping this year and indulging more while at the airport this holiday season, after last year’s festivities were cancelled… Read the full press release

Club Wyndham partners with Hallmark Channel for the Countdown to Christmas Holiday Suites

Hallmark Channel fans can experience the magic of Countdown to Christmas in themed suites at Club Wyndham resorts in New York City, Nashville and Vail from November 12 – January 1 ORLANDO, Fla., 2021-Oct-20 — /Travel PR News/ — For years, Countdown to Christmas viewers have dreamed of living inside a Hallmark Channel holiday movie – and now,… Read the full press release

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Baron Resort Sharm el Sheikh

Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt, 2020-Dec-02 — /Travel PR News/ — “It starts to look like Christmas”. Baron Resort Sharm el Sheikh celebrated the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony among their guests in the lobby through lighting the Christmas tree and decorating it, along with a mini choir and some entertainment show to cheer up the resident… Read the full press release

Ryanair announces 24 additional flights to its Christmas schedule

An Increase In Demand Sees 24 Extra Flights Added To Christmas Schedule Dublin, Ireland, 2020-Dec-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Europe’s no. 1 airline, today (01 Dec) announced even further additions to its Christmas schedule as a result of increased demand across the network, commencing from 16th December. In response to strong demand and as… Read the full press release

British Airways opens the doors to its warehouse for the ultimate Christmas gifts

British Airways offering a one-off opportunity to buy real aircraft items Trolleys, plates, crockery, champagne flutes, blankets and hot towels among the unique items available to buy to re-create a magical flying experience at home Special collectors’ items from the retired Boeing 747 aircraft available to purchase London, UK, 2020-Nov-24 — /Travel PR News/ —… Read the full press release

British Airways’ choir wowed customers flying home for Christmas with a spontaneous performance at London Heathrow

British Airways colleagues surprised customers flying home for Christmas with a spontaneous performance in Terminal 5 at London Heathrow The festive recital was given the West End seal of approval with Hamilton’s Musical Director, Richard Beadle, training up the choir More than half a million customers will fly with the airline over the festive season… Read the full press release

Heathrow expects to fly Over 144,000 tonnes of Christmas cargo for the holiday season

Over 144,000 tonnes – the equivalent weight of 68 London Eyes – of Christmas cargo is expected to fly through Heathrow, during the holiday season New data reveals a surge in the export of British Christmas essentials with children’s toys, Christmas tree lighting and whiskey topping Santa’s list In its third year, Heathrow’s #12ExportersofChristmas campaign… Read the full press release

Auckland Airport introduces Family lane for the Christmas holidays

Auckland, New Zealand, 2019-Dec-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Developed in collaboration with the Aviation Security Service, the Family Lane at the international terminal is a pressure-free option giving parents extra time to prepare themselves and their children for security screening. “We know that travelling with younger children can be stressful at times. The Family Lane… Read the full press release

British Airways gears up for a sky-high festive feast this Christmas

LONDON, UK, 2019-Dec-16 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways is warming up for the great Christmas getaway, with more than one million customers flying with the airline over the festive period. The most popular long-haul destinations are New York, Los Angeles, Johannesburg and Cape Town and this year’s busiest short-haul route is Paris, with many… Read the full press release

Emirates Official Store announces new range of gifts to make Christmas extra special

DUBAI, UAE, 2019-Nov-12 — /Travel PR News/ — With less than 50 days to go before Christmas, Emirates Official Store is making Christmas extra special this year with a new range of seasonal gifts for the family, as well as aviation inspired limited edition items. Festive family looks The beloved Christmas jumper is back once again… Read the full press release

Explore Branson for Great Golf and an Astounding Christmas Season Celebration Beginning in November

Golf, golf course, Big Cedar Lodge, Branson, Missouri

Branson, Missouri, USA, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Branson offers an astounding array of attractions to those who love to travel, play golf, and cherish the holiday season. Nowhere else in the world can you tee off on courses designed by Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio and Gary Player during the morning, then immerse yourself in… Read the full press release

Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai offers lavish Christmas and New Year celebrations

Jumeira, Dubai, 2019-Nov-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Lavish Christmas and New Year celebrations are on offer at the glamorous beachfront Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai this festive season. A majestic canopy of frost-white lights and other seasonal decorations will create the perfect festive atmosphere for guests to enjoy a series of activities and culinary treats at the… Read the full press release

Kempinski Hotel Bahía announces its most lavish and atmospheric festive plans for the Christmas season to date

Estepona, Spain, 2019-Oct-15 — /Travel PR News/ — Kempinski Hotel Bahía kicks off another incredible Christmas season with its most lavish and atmospheric festive plans to date! From 30 November till 6 January, the hotel will become the place to enjoy a variety of events and celebrations as it moves towards 2020 in style. Lighting of the… Read the full press release

British Airways celebrates the holiday period with Christmas dinners, festive films and mince pies

LONDON, UK, 2018-Dec-14 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways is gearing up for the great Christmas getaway as it prepares to carry over half a million customers over the festive period, with the most popular long-haul destination being New York and the most popular short-haul route being Geneva. New York is also set to be… Read the full press release

British Airways adds selection of Christmas treats to its inflight entertainment system

British Airways lays on festive entertainment with up to 40 new Christmas films, TV show episodes and audio available Popular favourites including Elf and The Holiday feature LONDON, UK, 2018-Dec-14 — /Travel PR News/ — To help customers get in the festive spirit at 38,000 feet British Airways has added a selection of Christmas treats to… Read the full press release