Month: April 2016

Morocco to join Emirates A380 network

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates announced that it will operate the first ever commercial Airbus A380 flight to Morocco and North Africa, when it takes the iconic double decker aircraft to Casablanca on 26 March 2017. The airline’s flagship aircraft, which continues to excite travellers and aviation enthusiasts alike, will replace the Boeing 777-300ER aircraft currently…

Regent Seven Seas Cruises transforms Compass Rose into largest speciality restaurant at sea

SOUTHAMPTON – Regent Seven Seas Cruises is revolutionising its gourmet dining experience fleet-wide by transforming its signature restaurant, Compass Rose, into the largest speciality restaurant at sea. The new concept and menu for Compass Rose offer an unprecedented, fully customised epicurean experience with an unequalled variety of gourmet options available nightly. Completely transforming the main…

Open top buses arrive in Puerto Rico

Enrique Ybarra Valdenebro, President and CEO of City Sightseeing, and Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), announced the arrival of City Sightseeing in Puerto Rico. City Sightseeing, an international tour bus company, will offer transportation services with its open top buses on the Island. Over the course of…

Boeing, GECAS announce order for 75 737 MAXs

SEATTLE – Boeing and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of General Electric, announced an order for 75 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The order, booked in December, is valued at $8.25 billion at current list prices. The follow-on order increases the GECAS firm order book for the 737 MAX…

Desire launches second cruise itinerary to set sail from Barcelona to Rome in April 2018

CANCUN, QUINTANA ROO,  MEXICO – Original Group, the leading expert of adult hospitality, has just announced Desire‘s second itinerary aboard one of the top luxury cruise lines. The charter operation will set sail along the Mediterranean Sea in April 2018, departing from Barcelona and culminating in Rome. The luxury ship’s itinerary is a heart-racing romp…

The Related Group and sbe expand to Argentina

LOS ANGELES – Renowned developer The Related Group and hospitality conglomerate sbe have launched their first joint project in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires with SLS LUX Puerto Madero – the second in Related and sbe’s SLS LUX brand and a continuation of the partnership’s success which includes two high-profile condominium and hotel tower…