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

Carnival Renews Great Vacation Guarantee Through 2015

Carnival Cruise Lines is renewing its Great Vacation Guarantee which provides consumers an opportunity to receive a 110 percent refund, complimentary transportation home and a $100 shipboard credit on a future cruise if they are dissatisfied with their vacation for...Read more

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

Mongolia: Gracious Nomads and Bumpy Roads Await the Intrepid Traveler

Our caravan of four Mitsubishi vans raced across the low arid brush of the Gobi desert on another day of endless blue skies. Each van had found its groove, so to speak, in parallel tire tracks of hardened dirt and...Read more

Tanzanian Solar Safari Combines Wildlife with Star Gazing, Earn 15% Commission

Lions by Day & Leo by Night is a safari offering up some of the finest views of both the terrestrial and the celestial in the heart of Africa. Startling clarity is up above with billions of stars far more clearly visible...Read more

South Africa: Virgin Limited Edition Properties Throw Support at ‘Pack for a Purpose’ Project

Necker Island has joined its sister properties Kasbah Tamadot and Ulusaba Private Game Reserve in supporting ‘Pack for a Purpose’, a community based project which is supported by hotels & resorts in 56 countries around the world. ‘Pack for a...Read more

Rosewood Beijing Offers Discount Package to Coincide With Launch

Rosewood Beijing, the first China hotel for Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, will open mid-October 2014 and travelers to Beijing can discover all Rosewood Beijing has to offer with the “Time to Discover” special opening package. Passing between the towering Sons...Read more

Virginia: Fall Festival Seasons Arrives in Charlottesville & Albemarle County

The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau (CACVB) is inviting travelers to enjoy several planned festivals and events this fall. September starts with a bang with the 2nd edition of Lockn’ – Interlocking Music Festival in Arrigton, Virginia, September 4 – 7....Read more