Las Vegas: Bellagio Announces Lago by Julian Serrano Restaurant, Set to Open in March

Lago by Julian Serrano, a new concept from the celebrated Las Vegas chef, will debut at Bellagio Resort & Casino in March 2015. Featuring a dining room with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows, Lago will boast views of the resort’s iconic fountains....Read more

Wyndham Amboseli Golf Resort & Spa Becomes Company’s First Upscale Property in Africa

Wyndham Hotel Group has signed a management agreement for the first  Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property in Africa, the Wyndham Amboseli Golf Resort and Spa, close to the Amboseli National Park in Kenya. The 290-room resort, complete with an 18-hole...Read more

What to Do and Where to Stay in the U.S. Virgin Islands

In 1917, the United States formally purchased the three islands—St Thomas, St John and St Croix—from Denmark for $25 million US dollars, in what might be the best land deal since the Louisiana Purchase. The Danish influence is still seen...Read more

Untours Celebrates 40th Year, 2015 Catalog Available

Hal and Norma Taussig founded Untours in 1975 to offer travelers a deeper way of experiencing Europe. At the time, Switzerland was the only destination Untours offered, but Hal attracted a devoted group of clients committed to traveling the Untours...Read more

Ryanair Partners With Amadeus for Travel Agency Distribution Starting November 1, 2014

Ryanair and Amadeus today announce a new agreement that will bring a wide range of the carrier’s fares and full ancillary services content to Amadeus subscribers for the first time in over a decade, via Amadeus’ light ticketing technology. The...Read more

American Express Travel Releases Fall Travel Trends, Fall Hotel Sale

American Express Travel has released it’s 2014 Fall Travel Trends for current overall bookings as well as those with the biggest year over year jump. Air Trends: Top 10 Domestic Destinations Orlando, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York,...Read more

DWHSA Members Selected for Participation in Brides Magazine

The Destination Wedding & Honeymoon Specialists Association (DWHSA) congratulated its six U.S. members who were selected by Brides Magazine to participate in the publication’s first annual “Swept Away” in-book section promoting destination weddings. In the magazine’s October/November 2014 issue, Brides...Read more

Barbados, Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine And Departures Unveil Schedule Of Events for Fifth Annual Barbados Food & Wine And Rum Festival

Culinary masters including Marcus Samuelsson, Anne Burrell, Tyler Florence, Stephanie Izard, Ed Baines and Roger Mooking will be making their way to the island of Barbados for the fifth annual Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival. The international gourmet...Read more

Hosted Buyer Spaces Run Out Ahead of MITM, CULTOURFAIR

Three months before the celebration of the 20th edition of MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, which will be held alongside the 6th edition of CULTOURFAIR, International Cultural Travel Fair, in Puebla, Mexico December 3 -5, the hosted buyers...Read more

First Group of Etihad’s Inflight Butlers Begin Training

The first group of Etihad Airways’ inflight Butler trainees has departed Abu Dhabi for specialist training at the Savoy Butler Academy in London. The 13 men and women, all In-Flight Chefs or Food & Beverage Managers, were carefully chosen to...Read more