Month: May 2016

Leading the trend of mixing business and leisure travel, ‘Bleisure’ car renters are the most satisfied

COSTA MESA, CALIF. – Travelers who rent a car and then combine business and leisure are by far the most satisfied with their rental car experience, according to the J.D. Power 2016 North America Rental Car Satisfaction Study. The study finds that while overall satisfaction is higher among business travelers than among leisure travelers (with…

Regent Seven Seas Cruises appoints new Regional Sales Executive

SOUTHAMPTON – Regent Seven Seas Cruises, leading ultra-luxury, all-inclusive cruise brand, is delighted to announce Laura Ryan as their new Regional Sales Executive South. Ryan will work with Regent’s southern agent partners – including national agencies, online travel agents, retail stores and homeworkers with the aim of helping them to grow and maximise their luxury cruise…

Private Bahamian destination of Princess Cays added to itineraries of six Carnival Cruise Line ships beginning in May 2017

MIAMI – The private Bahamian destination of Princess Cays has been added to the itineraries of six different Carnival Cruise Line ships beginning in May 2017. Carnival Cruise Line ships are expected to make 40 calls to Princess Cays in 2017 and 98 the following year.  Located on the southern tip of the island of…

Uber is top ride hailing app in 108 countries around the world, new study and world map reveals

Uber has emerged as the world’s most popular ride hailing app claiming 108 countries where it dominates as the most used ride hailing service, new research from digital market intelligence firm, SimilarWeb, reveals. Using Android app data from 171 countries, digital market intelligence firm SimilarWeb, analyzed the most popular taxi hailing apps across the world,…

The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club in Southwest Florida reopens its championship Golf Course after $9m. redesign

NAPLES, FL – The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club in Southwest Florida has completed the dramatic renovation – almost reinvention – of its championship golf course. The total redesign of the AAA Four-Diamond beachfront resort’s course was done with input from golf icon and acclaimed course designer Jack Nicklaus in collaboration with noted course…