Month: October 2015

Virtuoso celebrates the 10th anniversary of its Best Of The Best Hotel Awards

LAS VEGAS – International luxury travel network Virtuoso unveiled the winners of the highly anticipated 2016 Best of the Best awards at the 28th annual Virtuoso Travel Week conference. The special night marked 10 years since Virtuoso began feting the very best properties and hospitality professionals within its renowned Hotels & Resorts Program. This year,…

Cruise executives and industry experts tell how to increase business at FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show Workshops

PEMBROKE PINES, FL – The FCCA announce topics and panelists for workshops during the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, taking place in San Juan, Puerto Rico from September 26-30. Led by panels of cruise executives and knowledgeable industry experts, the workshops will focus on key elements-including shore excursions, safety and security best practices, and…

Viking Cruises Founder and Chairman Torstein Hagen commemorates five Norwegian ports of call for new ship

LOS ANGELES – Viking Ocean Cruises announced that its founder and chairman, Torstein Hagen, has commemorated the arrival of the company’s new ship, Viking Sea, in five new Norwegian ports of call. A Norwegian native, Hagen celebrated his family’s heritage during the traditional maritime plaque ceremonies attended by local officials, harbor masters, directors of tourism,…

Finca Cortesin reveals 2017 Golfing News

The award-winning hotel Finca Cortesin has unveiled new and improved practice services at their Golf Club with new tee line and range furniture, following a substantial renovation. This joins an overhaul of the entire golf maintenance machinery with Toro Company, which will be completed by Summer 2017. Assistant Golf Manager, James Beesley said: “Another big project…

Spafinder announces Global Winners of 2016 Wellness Travel Awards at World Travel Market London Ceremony

WTM LONDON 2016 – LONDON – REPORT: Spafinder Wellness announced the global winners of the 2016 Wellness Travel Awards (WTA) at a press event held at World Travel Market London. Inaugurated in 2014, the Awards recognize hotels, resorts, destination spas and retreats offering the best wellness vacations and experiences on six continents and in 41…

Enterprise Holdings hosting more than 85 countries at Global Franchise Meeting in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – Representatives from more than 85 countries and territories are convening in St. Louis tomorrow to participate in a global franchise meeting hosted by the world’s largest car rental company, Enterprise Holdings Inc., which operates the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands. “This event is specifically designed to…

Updated TSA checkpoint tracking part of airports’ enhanced digital toolbox

HOUSTON – The Houston Airport System has dramatically expanded its tracking capabilities for wait times at security checkpoints, now offering near real-time data on its website for all eight security locations found at George Bush Intercontinental and William P. Hobby Airports. The fly2houston.com website previously lacked data from terminals B, C, D and E at…