Month: December 2015

Assoufid Golf Club, Marrakech – Emerging as one of Africa’s leading golf experiences

MARRAKECH, MOROCCO – Award-winning Assoufid Golf Club, situated close to Marrakech, one of the world’s most vibrant cities, ends 2016 on a high as its reputation as a must-visit international golf experience continues to build. Set against the backdrop of North Africa’s snow-capped Atlas Mountains, the desert-style 6,440-metre (7,042-yard), par-72 golf course, designed by Scottish…

Dominican Republic continues to grow reputation as international golfing destination

Dominican Republic’s lush landscapes contrasted against stunning aquamarine shores create an idyllic setting for some of the world’s most breathtaking golf courses. Golfers are taking note, traveling from the U.S. and beyond to golf the greens of Dominican Republic’s one-of-a-kind courses. For U.S. golfers, it’s easier than ever to reach Dominican Republic. Cities including Atlanta,…

Helsinki Airport among the first airports in Europe to accept AliPay

Chinese passengers are the most rapidly growing customer group at Helsinki Airport. Being able to use a familiar payment method will further improve their service experience at the airport. Helsinki Airport is among the first airports in Europe to enable AliPay. The first commercial operators at Helsinki Airport adopted the Chinese AliPay mobile payment application…

Malta to Malta cruises for P&O Oceana

The new Malta to Malta cruise itinerary of P&O Oceana which is due to commence in 2017 was announced during a press conference held at Valletta Cruise Port.  The Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis explained that this development is exciting for the tourism sector and that he looked forward to enhancing further the relationship…

Sojern becomes first company in travel to be named a DoubleClick Certified Marketing Partner

SAN FRANCISCO – Sojern, a leading performance marketing engine for travel brands with clients including Marriott, Disney, Emirates, and Hertz, announced it is the first company in travel to become a DoubleClick Certified Marketing Partner. DoubleClick’s certification program brings a mix of marketing partners together with the goal of  helping brands perfect their digital strategy…

Ascott redefines travel for Millenials with new brand Lyf and targets 10,000 units by 2020

SINGAPORE – CapitaLand’s wholly owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott) is unveiling its newest brand, Lyf (pronounced ‘life’), designed for and managed by millennials who wish to experience destinations as locals do. Going beyond traditional hospitality concepts, Lyf signifies a new way of living and collaborating as a community, connecting guests with…