Celebrating 20 Years – The Halkin, London

The Halkin opened in September 1991 as London’s first boutique design hotel. It was considered one of the progenitors of a trend that was to redefine the luxury hotel industry.

EADS adds ZEHST to future aircraft

Airbus parent company EADS has announced that it is working on a high-speed commercial aircraft that will cut a trip between Tokyo and Paris down to two and a half hours, limiting environmental im...

US in-line to break traveller spending record

The US travel industry is eager to meet President Obama’s challenge to double the country’s exports over the next five years, boosting visitor expenditure up by 19 percent increase in April compared ...

New Chic Outlet Shopping® website launches

Value Retail demonstrates its on-going commitment to develop customer-focused digital innovation through the launch of a new look website for its Chic Outlet Shopping brand.

Tourism NZ unveils new site

Consolidating destination information in time for Rugby World Cup travellers, Tourism New Zealand has launched a user-friendly site that divides the country’s activities and experiences based on leis...

Smoking banned on more cruise lines

In a move that has caused much controversy on social media sites last week, Princess Cruises, Holland America and Carnival have announced their new smoking policies.

Luxury travel demands changing: report

Today’s luxury traveller wants to be entertained and stimulated, rather than simply pampered, according to a report undertaken by consulting specialists Horwath HTL.