U.S. Visitors to Japan Hit Record High in the First Half of 2014

Japan National Tourism Organization’s (JNTO) monthly statistics announced on July 23 reveal that the number of U.S. travelers to Japan in June was 87,900, which is the highest monthly number ever recorded. The U.S. market has been sending a steady...Read more

Sun International, Cape Town to Host World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates

Sun International will partner the City of Cape Town for the 14th Annual World Peace Summit taking place in the city of Cape Town for the first time in October 2014. The Table Bay Hotel will be the accommodation sponsor...Read more

Barceló Grand Faro Los Cabos Undergoes $1.1M Renovation, Adds New Spa

Barceló Hotels & Resorts has completed construction of Deep Blue Spa, a new addition to its Los Cabos-based Barceló Grand Faro Los Cabos resort. As part of the resort’s $1.1 million renovation, additional features and additions include the VIP room...Read more

Jamaica Hotels Named Among Best Reviewed on Expedia List

Expedia announced that four hotels in Jamaica have been named to the Expedia Insiders’ Select list for 2014. The hotel properties include Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Secrets St. James, Rondel Village and IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Rose Hall. “We’re thankful...Read more

Aegean Mediterranean Cruises & Tours Offering Special Rates on Malta FIT Package

Aegean Mediterranean Cruises & Tours has been operating with 40 years of experience creating memorable vacations, weddings and honeymoons spread throughout the Mediterranean region. The company specializes in customized group and individual packages, incentive & special interest groups, yacht charters,...Read more

Friendly Planet Travel Launches London with Downton Abbey Christmas Ball Tour

Celebrate Christmas like British aristocracy at Highclere Castle — the filming location of the PBS TV show Downton Abbey — on Friendly Planet Travel’s London with Downton Abbey Christmas Ball tour. The Earl and Countess of Carnarvon will open their...Read more

La Compagnie Launches Business-Class-Only Flights From New York to Paris

La Compagnie will accept bookings for flights between New York City and Paris effective today. The past month has seen a flurry of activity for La Compagnie, with CEO and Founder Franz Yvelin and Co-Founder and CEO Deputy Peter Luethi...Read more

Norwegian Celebrates First Flight Between London and U.S.

Earlier this month Norwegian celebrated its first ever flights between London Gatwick and the U.S. The first flight between London Gatwick and Los Angeles took off, while Norwegian’s first flight between London and New York took off July 3. On...Read more

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas Offering 7th Night Free on Curacao Dive Package from $953

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas, a leader in dive travel, is offering dive packages to nearly 40 countries worldwide. Currently there are over 225 resorts and adventure operators along with 50 liveaboard dive vessels in their “Select Dive Destinations” program. Maduro has launched...Read more

Belize’s SunBreeze Hotel and SunBreeze Suites Offering Dive Package Deal Through November

SunBreeze Hotel and SunBreeze Suites combined with Belize Dive Connection offers first class facilities and dive services – located on the beach a quarter mile from the 2nd largest Barrier Reef, offering easy access to entertainment and shopping, yet out...Read more