Uzbekistan: The Dedeman Hotel Rebranded as Wyndham Tashkent

The Dedeman Hotel in Tashkent Uzbekistan, invested by Silk Road Tourism Investment Company in 2003, will start operating under the new brand of Wyndham Tashkent effective immediately..   Silk Road Tourism Investments in Uzbekistan has reached an agreement with Wyndham...Read more

Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort Undergoing Major Renovation

Located on the mythical beach Lafayette, the Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort will undergo new upgrades and improvements in their rooms and suites, spa, restaurant and overall guest services as current ownership takes the property under private management. Drawing from local...Read more

JW Marriott Expands Asia Footprint with Four New Hotels

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts plans to open three properties in Greater China and one hotel in India by summer 2015 bringing the brand’s Asia-Pacific portfolio to 28 hotels and resorts with 11 in China and 7 in India. By...Read more

Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort Begins Rennovations

Renovations have begun at the five-star, 120-room Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa – a standard setting, award-winning resort that opened in French Polynesia in 2003. The new design will be done in a contemporary island motif and feature...Read more

Maldives Named Partner Country for ITB Berlin 2016

In 2016 the focus at ITB Berlin will be on the Maldives, the show’s partner country in the Indian Ocean. David Ruetz, Head of ITB Berlin, made the announcement at the DRV conference in Abu Dhabi. An agreement between ITB...Read more

Myanmar: Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw Opens for ASEAN Summit

Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw officially opened its Royal Pavilion to welcome Mr. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, for the inaugural ASEAN Summit held in the capital of Myanmar in November 2014. The 15,000 square feet...Read more

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Enters Bali with 120 Suite and Villa Resort

The tropical paradise of Bali says Selamat Datang to Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. The luxury hotel brand enters this Indonesian vacation hotspot with Fairmont Sanur Beach Bali, a 120 all-suite-and-villa resort situated along a 200m stretch of pristine beach on...Read more

Avani Adds First Hotel in Thailand – Avani Atrium Bangkok

AVANI Hotels & Resorts has added its first hotel in Thailand – AVANI Atrium Bangkok. Located in a busy commercial and retail area in the Asoke-Sukhumvit area of the Thai capital, the hotel appeals to business and leisure guests who...Read more

Etihad Airways Celebrates Five Years of Service Between Chicago and Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways recently celebrated five years of daily, non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Chicago at an exclusive gathering of guests, partners and employees at The Café des Architectes at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower. Etihad Airways started flights from...Read more

Natural Habitat Adventures Launches First Nature-Focused Tour in Myanmar

Natural Habitat Adventures is debuting a brand-new trip, Exploring Nature & Spirit in Myanmar & Thailand, in 2015. This 13-day active journey showcases the little-explored wild side of Myanmar along with the biodiversity of the world’s oldest rainforest, Thailand’s Khao...Read more