Month: August 2015

Cunard reveals Queen Mary 2 remastered

VALENCIA, CALIF. – Cunard‘s flagship liner Queen Mary 2 will set sail this month on her first voyage following an investment in the region of $132 million, one of the most significant refurbishments undertaken by the world’s most venerable passenger shipping line, now marking 176 years in operation. On 23rd June the remastered liner will…

Luxor hosts UNWTO 5th UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism: Cities: Local culture for global travellers

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt are organizing the 5th Global Summit on City Tourism: “Cities: Local Culture for Global Travellers” on 1-2 November 2016 in Luxor. During the summit, UNWTO will launch the Mayors for Tourism Initiative. Tourism has become a central component of the economy,…

SilverRail partners with Stagecoach Group to power new real-time rail journey planning tool

SilverRail, the transformational technology business helping train companies build their digital infrastructure – in order to both reach new customers and enhance existing customer’s experience in booking rail – has today announced a new partnership with Stagecoach Group. Stagecoach Group is one of the UK’s biggest and most experienced rail operators, carrying over 278 million…

SilverRail partners with Fareportal to power rail search on CheapOair

SilverRail, the technology company powering global rail with its next generation retailing and distribution platform, has partnered with Fareportal, a high-tech, high-touch travel company powering the next generation of travel. This new partnership will expand Fareportal’s offering to travellers in the US by incorporating rail options alongside flights for the first time. With the simple…