Prezes LOT-u wybrany do President Commitee AEA

Warszawa, 2012-11-20 — /travelprnews.com/ — Dzisiaj Marcin Piróg, Prezes Zarządu Polskich Linii Lotniczych LOT, został wybrany do President Commitee Stowarzyszenia Europejskich Przewoźników czyli Association of European Airlines (AEA). Podczas dzisiejszego spotkania AEA, które odbyło się w Brukseli, Prezes dołączył do grona osób zasiadających w President Commitee, które jest najwyższym organem decydującym w Stowarzyszeniu Europejskich Przewoźników…. Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines Announces Fares And Flight Schedule To Officially Launch Service In Wichita, Kansas

Southwest Airlines Continues Integration with AirTran Airways by Fully Converting all Flying to Southwest in Wichita Beginning on June 2, 2013 DALLAS – 2012-11-20 — /travelprnews.com/ — Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today the carrier will add an 85th destination to its route map with service to Wichita, Kansas, beginning in June 2013. Southwest starts service in… Read the full press release

Columbus Zoo Cool New Dude Makes His Debut

POWELL, Ohio – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — He is 1,000 pounds and Polar Bear Species Survival Plan participants, including the animal care professionals at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, hope Anana and Aurora will think this cool new dude is a hunka hunka burning love. Nanuq, a 25-year-old male polar bear, came to the Columbus Zoo… Read the full press release

Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, Maldives, was recently recognized by TUI Germany as the “Best Hotel Long Haul” and been awarded a TUI Holly Award

Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, Maldives, was recently recognized by TUI Germany as the “Best Hotel Long Haul” and been awarded a TUI Holly Award

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, Maldives, was recently recognized by TUI Germany as the “Best Hotel Long Haul” and been awarded a TUI Holly Award.  This is a very prestigious award that TUI gives out every year to 100 of their 8,000 supplier resorts and hotels.  The Award is based on guest… Read the full press release

TradeWinds Island Resorts Relaxing & Riveting Recreation

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — TradeWinds Island Resorts Relaxing & Riveting Recreation Complete Resort Experience Complete in its offerings, perfect in its setting, relaxed in its attitude and attentive in its approach, the TradeWinds Island Resorts provide the idealized Florida vacation experience. Guests at each individual beachfront resort have complete charging privileges at both properties. Resort Amenity… Read the full press release

British Airways Traditional beats technology, for Christmas Cards

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — These may be modern times, but research from British Airways shows that we’re old fashioned at heart. Over 66 per cent of us would prefer a traditional, comedy or charity Christmas card, compared to just one per cent who would like an e-card. The research also found that when it comes to… Read the full press release

Zoo Atlanta REASONS TO CARE DURING ORANGUTAN CARING WEEK

Asia’s red apes may face extinction because of one ubiquitous pantry staple ATLANTA – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Species disappear every day, but one of the harshest realities of this phenomenon is its impact on some of humankind’s closest living relatives. Orangutans are among the most popular residents of Zoo Atlanta, but within as little as 10 years,… Read the full press release

Hilton HHonors Announces Any Weekend, Anywhere Sale

Save up to 40 percent on stays through December 31, 2013 MCLEAN, Va. – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 10 distinct hotel brands, has launched its Any Weekend, Anywhere Sale, giving travelers added incentive to make the most of their weekends. Beginning today, guests can save up to 40… Read the full press release

CAA and OFT consult on consumer rights GUIDANCE FOR TRAVEL SECTOR

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Holidaymakers booking in the UK should have access to fair, clear and transparent information at the right time according to draft guidance for travel agents, tour operators and price comparison websites published today for consultation by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and the Office of Fair Trading (OFT). The joint guidance… Read the full press release

Maldives takes part in DEMA Dive Show 2012, USA

Maldives takes part in DEMA Dive Show 2012, USA

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation (MMPRC) together with representatives from Maldives Tourism Industry have participated in the 36th Annual DEMA (Dive Equipment and Marketing Association)  Dive Show 2012 which took place in Las Vegas USA, from 14th  – 17th November 2012. DEMA Dive Show is WORLD’S ONLY international event for the scuba diving industry focused for trade… Read the full press release

One of Indianapolis’ Beloved Holiday Traditions: Christmas at the Zoo presented by Donatos and Teachers Credit Union

INDIANAPOLIS – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Guests are invited to surround themselves with the beauty and magic of the holiday season as the Indianapolis Zoo hosts its 44th year of Christmas at the Zoo. Dating back to 1968, the Indianapolis Zoo was the first zoo in the United States to hold a holiday lights event, and since then, Christmas… Read the full press release

Building a Winning “Team” at the TradeWinds

ST. PETE BEACH, Fla. – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — From glow-in-the-dark volleyball tournaments to a “survivor-style” stay alive challenge, the TradeWinds Island Resorts on St. Pete Beach “serves up” the ultimate in unique group activities on a gorgeous stretch of pristine beach. Groups large and small are invited to roll up their sleeves, kick off their… Read the full press release

British Airways The Opening Gambit

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Heathrow Terminal 5 features in the new Coen brothers film Gambit, released in cinemas across the UK and Ireland this Wednesday – 21 November. Cameron Diaz, Colin Firth and Alan Rickman are cast in the comedy caper, which features famous British locations including British Airways home Terminal 5, The Savoy, Syon House… Read the full press release

Winnipeg Airports Authority One of Manitoba’s Top 25 Employers 2013

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Winnipeg Airports Authority Inc. is honoured to be named one of Manitoba’s Top 25 Employers for 2013. WAA previously received this award in 2010 and 2012 and was also recently recognized for the second time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. “We are proud to once again be named one of… Read the full press release

Marriott Make Your First New Year’s Resolution to Vacation More in 2013

Marriott Make Your First New Year’s Resolution to Vacation More in 2013

Book Now and Save Up to 50 Percent on Stays at Marriott Vacation Club resorts in the Southwest 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — The holiday season has arrived and now is the time to make your first New Year’s resolution and book your 2013 getaway to rejuvenate and save big! Take advantage of this limited time, advance… Read the full press release

Business As Usual At Rendezvous Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square After Freak Storm

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — It is business as usual at the Rendezvous Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square after a part of the ceiling collapsed after a huge storm hit Brisbane CBD on Saturday. Excessive rain water caused the ceiling over the Reception area to collapse, causing a loss of power and some flooding on the ground floor…. Read the full press release

Qatar Tourism Authority supports Campaign Promoting Law of Ethics in Qatar

Qatar, Doha – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Calling on all visitors and residents of Qatar to understand the country’s rich tradition and values, Qatar Tourism Authority’s (QTA) is supporting the campaign promoting  the reinforcement of the country’s Law of Ethics. A campaign run by a group of writers, was a call to remind visitors and residents… Read the full press release

TradeWinds Island Resorts – A Favorite for a Blissfully Carefree Wedding Day

ST. PETE BEACH, Fla. – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — For weddings large and small, traditional and trendy, simple or elaborate, the TradeWinds Island Resorts promise stress-free planning and sophisticated service for brides-to-be. Lavish indoor affairs with twinkling lights, crisp linens and classic chair covers and barefoot beach weddings with linen suits, tropical bouquets and spectacular sunsets… Read the full press release

Ryanair’s 2013 Cabin Crew Charity Calendar Smashes Sales Record

OVER 7,000 CALENDARS SOLD IN ONE MONTH DON’T MISS OUT – BUY ONE OF THE REMAINING FEW TODAY! 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Ryanair, Europe’s only ultra-low cost airline, today (19 Nov) announced record sales of its 2013 Ryanair Cabin Crew Charity Calendar, which has sold over 7,000 copies since it was launched in Warsaw last month,… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Resort Nevis Premieres on Tennis Channel TV’s Destination West Indies Segment

Travellers can tune in this season to follow tips from favourite tennis experts as they hit the scene in St. Kitts & Nevis Nevis, West Indies, Caribbean – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Tennis lovers can tune in to the Tennis Channel’s Destination Tennis series this season for a virtual visit to one of the Caribbean’s best-kept secrets: St. Kitts… Read the full press release

New Windsor VIA Rail Station Officially Opens

Windsor, Ontario, 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Today, as part of the ongoing modernization of VIA Rail Canada facilities, the Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State (Transport), and Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer and Corporate Secretary of VIA Rail, officially opened the new VIA Rail Windsor Station. “Our government is committed to quality and… Read the full press release

TradeWinds Island Resorts Distinctive Dining

ST. PETE BEACH, Fla. – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Offering a mouth-watering array of unique dining options in one complete resort experience, the TradeWinds Island Resorts on St. Pete Beach are sure to please even the most discriminating palates. Guests of the TradeWinds Island Resorts – the TradeWinds Island Grand and Guy Harvey Outpost, a Tradewinds… Read the full press release

Silversea’s Galapagos Expedition Cruises Now Open For Booking

Ft. Lauderdale, FL — 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Luxury expedition cruise specialist Silversea has opened the books for its 2013 and 2014 Galápagos programs. Its year-round schedule of 7-day expedition voyages aboard the 100-guest, all-suite Silver Galapagos will begin operating in late September 2013 featuring the following options: Western Itinerary: Sailing Saturday to Saturday roundtrip from Baltra Island, Silver Galapagos will… Read the full press release

SSP wins new €60 million contract at Bordeaux Saint-Jean station

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — SSP has announced that it has won a tender to operate five new outlets at Bordeaux Saint-Jean station. The deal will run for 12 years, commencing in May 2013, and is valued at €60 million. The new outlets will be developed by SSP as part of a major modernisation project by operators… Read the full press release

Jet Airways partners with Expedia Affiliate Network to offer hotel bookings on jetairways.com

MUMBAI: 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Jet Airways, India’s premier International airline, has entered into a partnership with the Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) to offer budget and luxury hotel bookings within India and across the globe on our website www.jetairways.com. As an introductory offer, guests of Jet Airways can enjoy an exclusive 5% discount at more than… Read the full press release

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow This Holiday Season with New Weekend Packages at Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, California

Snowfalls are planned for The Lookout

Hotel packages for couples and families include live snowfalls, USD 50.00 daily dining credits plus savings on Spa and luxury shopping at Camarillo Premium Outlets Los Angeles, Westlake Village, U.S.A. – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — The holidays come to life this December at Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, California for hotel guests, local residents and private parties. Two hotel… Read the full press release

Traffic Results for October 2012: Austrian Airlines Carries More Than One Million Passengers

• January – October 2012: 1.7 percent more passengers carried  • October 2012: Trend with load factor continues to be positive, capacity-related decline in passenger volume  2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — The Austrian Airlines Group increased the number of passengers carried in the first ten months of 2012 by 1.7 percent from the prior-year level to a… Read the full press release

Buyers and sellers guide to Newquay Cornwall Airport

Buyers and sellers guide to Newquay Cornwall Airport

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Buyers and sellers guide to Newquay Cornwall Airport 1 – Be pleasant and polite to both customers and other sellers 2 – Setup starts one hour before buyers are allowed in, try to arrive in good time to set up your stall 3 – Bring plenty of change 4 – No buying… Read the full press release

Aberdeen Airport comment on Virgin Atlantic announcement

2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — See below, official comment from Aberdeen Airport, following the announcement that Virgin Atlantic has been successful in securing the remedy slots to fly into Heathrow from both Aberdeen and Edinburgh Airports, made available by the sale of bmi. Derek Provan, Aberdeen Airport MD, said: “I look forward to welcoming Virgin Atlantic to… Read the full press release

Hilton Pattaya Announces Exclusive South African Wine Dinner At Flare Hosted By Ross Edward Marks

Hilton Pattaya today announced its latest exclusive South African wine dinner promotion at Flare restaurant. Credit: Hilton Hotels & Resorts.

PATTAYA, Thailand – 2012-11-19 — /travelprnews.com/ — Hilton Pattaya today announced its latest exclusive South African wine dinner promotion at Flare restaurant. The promotion is held in partnership with the leading wine expert from Central Wine Cellar, Ross Edward Marks who was previously Head Sommelier of the Waldorf Astoria New York. Fleeing persecution in their homelands,… Read the full press release