Month: April 2016

Accomable partners with Sykes Cottages to showcase accessible holiday rentals in the UK

LONDON – Accomable, a pioneering global platform for finding adapted hotels and vacation rentals for disabled and elderly people, has partnered with Sykes Cottages, the UK’s leading independent cottage rental agency, to showcase accessible holiday rentals from across the UK and Ireland. Through Accomable, disabled and elderly travellers will be able to see and book…

Malta Tourism Authority accepted into Virtuoso

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has been accepted as a luxury travel partner into Virtuoso’s exclusive portfolio, comprising more than 1,700 preferred suppliers in 100 countries. According to Michelle Buttigieg, MTA’s U.S. representative, inclusion in Virtuoso will open up new sales and marketing opportunities for Destination Malta, an archipelago located in…

Celestyal Cruises welcomes Samos to its 2017 iconic Aegean itineraries

PIREAUS, GREECE – Celestyal Cruises announced the addition of Samos to its 3 and 4 day Iconic Aegean itineraries. After evaluating more than 85,000 valid questionnaires, Celestyal Cruises found its passengers considered Samos, a lush beauty in the northeastern Aegean, as one of the top destinations on the company’s itineraries. Starting from March 2017, Celestyal…

David Norden named next Chief Executive Officer of Taos Ski Valley

TAOS, N.M.- Taos Ski Valley (TSV) announced that resort industry veteran David Norden has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and will begin work on July 25. “Taos Ski Valley is evolving into a multi-season resort destination, and as such the executive responsibilities are expanding,” said TSV board member Peter Talty. “David brings superb industry expertise…

Auto Europe provides customers with exclusive access to high-demand vehicles

PORTLAND, MAINE – Auto Europe, one of the industry’s first global car rental service companies, is now offering customers exclusive access to an expanded range of high-demand vehicles during peak summer months at great rates. Auto Europe has reserved a dedicated fleet of compact cars, premium full-size sedans and 7-9 passenger vans in Italy, Germany and…

Cruise lines heading to Cuba full speed

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced that the Cuban government has granted approval for the company to begin cruises to Cuba. The company said it plans to announce its first Florida-Cuba itineraries in the near future. “Our guests have expressed real interest in having the opportunity to experience Cuba, and we look forward to bringing them…