Emirates and Sabre Corporation sign new multi-year, worldwide distribution agreement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, and SOUTHLAKE, Texas, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates, one of the world’s largest international airlines, and Sabre Corporation, the leading software and technology company that powers the global travel industry, have signed a new multi-year, worldwide distribution agreement. The new agreement will provide Sabre-connected travel buyers and agencies with access to… Read the full press release

Emirates expands A380 network to 27 cities and launches special fares

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — With more destinations being added to Emirates’ A380 network, there’s no better time to rediscover your favourite cities, visit family and friends or just take a relaxing family holiday this winter. Emirates’ A380 network is expanding to 27 cities, and the airline is offering travellers the chance… Read the full press release

Qantas and Emirates customers to have access to an expansive joint network and millions of reward seats

Boston, Massachusetts, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Qantas and Emirates have announced they will extend their cornerstone partnership for another five years, meaning customers and frequent flyers of both airlines will have access to an expansive joint network, and millions of reward seats to travel across Australia, New Zealand, Europe and the UK. The… Read the full press release

Wizz Air named Airline of the Year at the Airline Economics Aviation 100 Awards

Wizz Air adds four new routes from North Macedonia to Italy, Germany and Denmark

Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing airline, was named Airline of the Year at the Airline Economics Aviation 100 Awards. The award was received by Marion Geoffroy, Managing Director of Wizz Air UK, at the Airline Economics Growth Frontiers COVID Special dinner in London on the 20 September… Read the full press release

Wizz Air announces resumption of Kyiv-Katowice, Kyiv-Naples, and Odesa-Abu-Dhabi routes

Wizz Air adds four new routes from North Macedonia to Italy, Germany and Denmark

Budapest, Hungary, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest-growing airline, is delighted to announce the resumption of Kyiv-Katowice, Kyiv-Naples, and Odesa-Abu-Dhabi routes. Starting from October Ukrainian passengers can enjoy these exciting destinations with a convenient WIZZ schedule and attractive fares starting from UAH 339/EUR 9.99. All keen explorers can already book tickets to these destinations on wizzair.com and via WIZZ… Read the full press release

Shannon Group announces new initiative to stimulate hotel bookings and highlight air services

#Stay and Win campaign to attract visitors to Clare, Limerick and Galway Shannon, Ireland, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Shannon Group and Ennis, Limerick, Shannon and Galway Chambers of Commerce have teamed up on an exciting initiative designed to stimulate hotel bookings and highlight the range of air services available from Shannon Airport. A… Read the full press release

Ryanair announces major recruitment drive for Cabin Crew in the UK

DUBLIN, Ireland, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 airline, today (4th October) announced a major recruitment drive for Cabin Crew at its UK bases as Ryanair recovers and rebuilds from the Covid-19 pandemic. Ryanair will host a recruitment open day this Thursday 7th October in the Holiday Inn Kensington Forum at 97 Cromwell Road,… Read the full press release

Viking voted Best Ocean Cruise Line and Best River Cruise Line by Condé Nast Traveler

Viking Tops Both Categories Together for First Time in 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards Los Angeles, CA, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Viking® (www.viking.com) for the first time has been voted both the Best Ocean Cruise Line and River Cruise Line by Condé Nast Traveler in the publication’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards. Viking is the only cruise line… Read the full press release

ESS Northern Lights Lounge at Aberdeen International Airport features new menu created by the Kilted Chef Craig Wilson

Aberdeen, UK, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — The Kilted Chef, Craig Wilson, has visited Aberdeen International Airport today (Oct 4, 2021) to celebrate a partnership with ESS who deliver the food service in the popular Northern Lights Lounge. Opened in 2017 as part of the £20m terminal transformation project, the Lounge will continue to… Read the full press release

Jumeirah Mina A’Salam names Jaime Emiley Simpson as General Manager

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Oct-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, the authentic Arabian boutique beachside retreat nestled in the heart of Madinat Jumeirah, has announced the appointment of Jaime Emiley Simpson as General Manager. A highly experienced hospitality professional, Jaime has over 24 years of extensive industry experience and has held several leadership roles… Read the full press release

Manchester Airport welcomes resumption of Norwegian services to Oslo

Norway’s flag carrier resumes its Oslo route from Terminal Two on Friday Service will operate twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays Norwegian is the latest of more than a dozen airlines to move into new-look terminal, which opened its doors in July Manchester, UK, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Manchester Airport will welcome back… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of the first JdV by Hyatt branded hotel in Italy – The Tribune Hotel

The 52-room property marks first Hyatt hotel in Rome CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (October 4, 2021) the opening of the first JdV by Hyatt branded hotel in Italy – The Tribune Hotel. The newly renovated upscale property, operated by AG Group’s AG Hotels, features 52 unique bedrooms…. Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Centric Cambridge

The 150-guestroom hotel offers share-worthy rooftop views, four modern drinking and dining outlets and easy access to the heart of Cambridge CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today (October 4, 2021) the opening of Hyatt Centric Cambridge. The milestone opening marks the debut of the Hyatt Centric brand… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the opening of Hyatt Place Beijing Shiyuan

136-room Hyatt Place hotel located steps away from the Beijing Garden Expo Park CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today (October 3, 2021) announced that Hyatt Place Beijing Shiyuan is officially open, expanding the Hyatt Place brand’s footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt… Read the full press release

Hyatt announces the officially opening of Hyatt Place Jingdezhen Taoxichuan

152-room Hyatt Place hotel opens in downtown Jingdezhen CHICAGO, IL, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that Hyatt Place Jingdezhen Taoxichuan is officially open, expanding the Hyatt Place brand’s footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt members. The new hotel features the Hyatt Place brand’s intuitive… Read the full press release

Accor becomes the majority owner of Ennismore, the largest and fastest growing lifestyle hospitality company

THE NEWLY ESTABLISHED LIFESTYLE ENTITY NAMED ENNISMORE BECOMES THE LARGEST & FASTEST GROWING LIFESTYLE HOSPITALITY COMPANY Paris, France, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — As previously announced, under terms of an all-share merger, Accor becomes the majority owner of the new entity with 66.67% of the shareholding and Sharan Pasricha with 33.33% holding. This joint… Read the full press release

Blue Islands increases inter-island services

Jersey, Guernsey, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Blue Islands is committed to providing the best possible connectivity for Jersey, both to Guernsey and across our UK network and are proud to have been able to offer lifeline services through the duration of the pandemic. We must however continue to balance the need and desire… Read the full press release

“Discover Arkansas” October edition now available online

Little Rock, AR, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — The October edition of “Discover Arkansas” is now available at www.arkansas.com/discover-arkansas. Published by Arkansas Tourism, the monthly digital publication highlights events, activities and trip ideas in The Natural State. The leaves crunch under foot, the air feels chill and…did you hear that? Welcome to “The Supernatural State.”… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus resumes flights from Dublin to Newark and Orlando starting November

Aer Lingus transatlantic flights resume from Dublin to Newark from 14th November and Orlando from 27th November 2021 Dublin to Geneva, Prague resumes from 15th October, fares from €49.99 each way  Dublin to Frankfurt and Zurich resumes from 08th November, fares from €29.99 and €55.99 each way Aer Lingus flights from Knock to London Gatwick… Read the full press release

UNWTO World Tourism Barometer: International tourism enjoyed signs of rebound in June and July 2021 as travel restrictions eases and global vaccination rollout

Madrid, Spain, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — International tourism enjoyed signs of rebound in June and July 2021 as some destinations eased travel restrictions and the global vaccination rollout advanced in many parts of the world. According to the latest edition of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, an estimated 54 million tourists crossed international… Read the full press release

IATA approves resolution for global air transport industry to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

Boston, Massachusetts, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 77th Annual General Meeting approved a resolution for the global air transport industry to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. This commitment will align with the Paris Agreement goal for global warming not to exceed 1.5°C. “The world’s airlines have taken a… Read the full press release

IATA announces China Eastern Airlines as host of the 78th IATA AGM and World Air Transport Summit in Shanghai

Boston, Massachusetts, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that China Eastern Airlines will host the 78th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China, on 19-21 June 2022. This will be the third time China will host the global gathering of aviation’s… Read the full press release

IATA urges governments to implement simplified risk management as borders re-open to international travel

Boston, Massachusetts, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for an end to wildly inconsistent COVID-19 travel restrictions that are stalling the recovery of air transport. It urged governments to implement simplified regimes to manage the risks of COVID-19 as borders re-open to international travel. “Travel restrictions bought governments… Read the full press release

Cathay Pacific and UNICEF HK raised HK$1.56 million in 2020 from ‘Change for Good’ inflight fundraising programme

Cathay Pacific and UNICEF HK raised HK$1.56 million in 2020 despite huge disruption to global air travel Hong Kong, China, 2021-Oct-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Cathay Pacific Airways and the Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF HK) announced today (October 4, 2021) that the ‘Change for Good’ (CFG) inflight fundraising programme raised a total… Read the full press release

Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya offers the best Wildlife Safari Vacations

NAIROBI, Kenya, 2021-Oct-03— /Travel PR News/ — Best Year for wildlife viewing in Kenya begins with Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya. The tourism industry is anticipated to boom the year 2020 with expected tourism arrivals also expected to increase rapidly. This Boost is a godsend because tourism is one of the six economic pillars identified by the government as… Read the full press release

Emirates unveils A380 Expo 2020 Dubai livery

DUBAI, UAE, 2021-Oct-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates, the Premier Partner and Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today (28 September 2021) revealed a head-turning A380 livery dedicated to further carrying the global event’s messages worldwide. A bold departure from the airline’s traditional white and gold paint scheme, this bright blue aircraft livery features… Read the full press release

Emirates introduces cold coffee choices onboard First and Business class

On World Coffee Day, Emirates reveals serving up nearly 28 million cups of coffee each year Dubai, UAE, 2021-Oct-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Coffee lovers flying Emirates in First and Business class can look forward to a refreshing brew with newly introduced cold coffee choices onboard – the classic iced Americano, or the slightly… Read the full press release

Emirates reaffirms partnership with South African Airways

Airline reaffirms partnership with SAA to jointly deliver a better customer proposition as part of commitment to growing presence in South Africa Dubai/ Johannesburg, 2021-Oct-02 — /Travel PR News/ — With South African Airways (SAA) resuming operations, Emirates has been working closely with SAA to reactivate its long-standing partnership which aims to improve the customer… Read the full press release

Emirates resumes flights to London Gatwick Airport from 10 December

Dubai, UAE, 2021-Oct-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates will restart flights to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from 10 December, responding to the easing of international travel restrictions and an upsurge in passenger demand for winter sun. The world’s largest international airline will resume services to its second London gateway with a daily flight operated by… Read the full press release

Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort launches special offers for a well-deserved break by the river

Bangkok, Thailand, 2021-Oct-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort is announcing a series of enticing special offers that afford Bangkokians and out-of-towners a well-deserved break by the river to rediscover the heart and soul of the city that never sleeps. Located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River amidst eleven… Read the full press release