The Luxury Collection Celebrates 140th Anniversary of Hotel Imperial in Vienna, Following a Multi-Million Dollar Restoration

As part of a multi-million dollar investment to restore one of Europe’s most iconic hotels under The Luxury Collection, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today unveiled the restored public spaces at Hotel Imperial, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Vienna. The...Read more

New ‘Private Malta’ Program Takes Visitors Behind Many of the Islands’ Closed Doors

A dynamic and new holiday offering has been launched by the Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa in Malta will give travelers the chance to see the Maltese Islands like never before. Called ‘Private Malta’, the 4-day break will go beyond...Read more

Britain: Virtuoso Honors NoteWorthy During Travel Week

International luxury travel network Virtuoso celebrated its top destination partners at its Destination Showcase Dinner & Award where British experience specialists NoteWorthy were recognized as the winner of Best on-site Provider 2014. NoteWorthy is the first on-site provider from Britain...Read more

Scandinavian Airlines Begins Nonstop Service from Houston to Norway

Scandinavian Airlines is now connecting Houston, Texas with Stavanger, Norway through six days a week nonstop air service, a move that’s expected to significantly strengthen the economic and cultural ties that already exist between two leading players within the oil...Read more

Greece: Royal Minoan Beach Club at Villea Village Opens to Travelers

Karma Royal Group marks its maiden foray into the Greek island of Crete with the launch of Royal Minoan Beach Club at Villea Village. The new Royal Minoan Beach Club at Villea Village will be operated by Karma Royal Group’s...Read more

German National Tourist Board Launches ’25 Years After the Fall of the Wall” Social Media Campaign

The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) recently launched its “My summer holiday in Germany – 25 years after the fall of the wall” campaign through social media. The campaign focuses on specifically created videos by Canadian video blogger Mike Corey...Read more

Switzerland Tourism Wins Virtuoso Award

At its annual conference last week in Las Vegas, Virtuoso, the leading international luxury travel network with nearly 9,000 travel advisors, announces winners of awards in various categories. “To receive the Virtuoso Tourism Board of the Year Award for the...Read more

AmaWaterways Receives Top Rating In Inaugural Berlitz: River Cruising In Europe Travel Guide

AmaWaterways has been recognized as the only river cruise company based in the U.S. to receive an overall 4-Star Plus rating – the highest level found in the book – in the first edition of the Berlitz: River Cruising In...Read more

Malta Tourism Authority Appoints Paul Begeja as New CEO

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) Board confirmed the appointment of Paul Bugeja, former president of the Malta Hotels and Restaurants Association, as its new CEO effective September 16, 2014. Mr Bugeja has held senior positions within the Corinthia Group for the...Read more

Turkey: Raffles Istanbul Set to Open September 1

When it opens on 1 September this year, Raffles Istanbul will be the perfect embodiment of the ‘new’ face of Istanbul: cutting-edge, eclectic and energetic. The hotel is at the heart of the Zorlu Center, a new hub for fashion,...Read more