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Reykjavik to Host Two Important Esports Events

If you are a fan of esports and miss traveling, this is your chance. Riot Games, the developer of such popular titles as League of Legends and Valorant, will have not one but two important esports events in the capital of... Read further
26.03.2021

Iceland Wants to Open Its Doors for Vaccinated Tourists

Have you ever dreamt of enjoying an unforgettable holiday in Iceland? If yes, an anti-COVID-19 vaccine is your ticket to this northern country. The country’s government decided to allow fully vaccinated tourists to... Read further
25.03.2021

Top Destinations for Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable tourism has been a hot trend in recent years. More and more travelers want to not only explore new places and get in touch with local communities but also to have a positive impact on the environment of the places... Read further
20.03.2021

New Projects by Holiday Inn in Europe Revealed

Although the hospitality business is down everywhere, IHG Hotels & Resorts doesn’t plan to stop and continues opening new hotels in different parts of the world. This time, the internationally famous hotelier signed 11... Read further
18.03.2021

Malaysia Shares Its 2020 Tourist Arrivals Data

Last year was hard for tourism around the world, and the latest data revealed by Malaysia only proves this. After the record year of 2019 and the total number of arrivals exceeding 26 million, Malaysia experienced a rapid drop to... Read further
16.03.2021

IHG Brings Its voco Brand to Scotland

IHG Hotels & Resorts has announced the debut of the voco Hotels brand in Scotland. The company will open a hotel in Edinburg and a hotel in Glasgow under the emerging brand. Known as a popular choice for short city breaks, IHG... Read further
13.03.2021

The Demand for Travel with Bikes May Spike in Switzerland This Summer

The coronavirus crisis has made a great impact on the travel industry around the world and Switzerland is no exception. Instead of traditional pastimes like booking a hotel in Zurich or Geneva and enjoying a posh city holiday,... Read further
11.03.2021

Thailand Wants to Resume Tourism by July 1

Tourism companies in Thailand cannot wait longer and urge the government to resume travel already this summer. Several leading tourism-related businesses in the country even launched a special campaign with an aim of reopening... Read further
04.03.2021

Traveling in Norway: the Best Places to See During a Short Getaway

The covid-19 pandemic has made outdoor traveling and visiting less crowded places more popular than ever. If you want to admire scenic beauty and see interesting sights, Norway might be one of the best places to visit. While a... Read further
03.03.2021

Travel Industry is Expected to Grow in China in 2021

Despite the restrictions caused by the pandemic, the travel industry in China looks promising and might grow in 2021. The lunar New Year period, which is traditionally the time when the Chinese travel, wasn’t very active... Read further
28.02.2021

Nobu Will Open a Hotel in Hamburg

Nobu Hospitality, a luxury hotel company with roots in fine dining, will add one more property to its portfolio. Founded by star chef Nobu Matsushita, Hollywood actor Robert De Niro, and Meir Teper, Nobu will soon open a hotel in... Read further
26.02.2021

Europeans Hope to Travel This Summer

Despite lockdowns and strict measures in most EU countries, Europeans are eager to travel and hope to do this before the end of July 2021. This information is stated in the latest report by the European Travel Commission... Read further
21.02.2021

Accor Brings Its Mondrian Brand to Singapore

Accor will open the first Mondrian hotel in Singapore in early 2023. The new hotel will be located in the prestigious part of the city – the Duxton Hill neighborhood. To make this launch come true, the famous hotelier... Read further
20.02.2021

UK Hoteliers Ask for Urgent Help

Not only hotels in London, Manchester, or Leeds are experiencing troubles today but the entire tourism industry of the United Kingdom. In the latest letter to the Chancellor, UKinbound, the country’s trade travel... Read further
18.02.2021

2021 Traveling Trends in Germany Revealed

Germany is among the top travel markets in the world, so it is important to know what trends prevail here. For this purpose, ITB Berlin Now and Global Consumer Survey by Statista decided to collect data and try to predict the... Read further
14.02.2021

Turkey is a Leading Destination for Halal Tourism

Halal-friendly hotels and villas have become increasingly popular in recent years. Just like the rest of the hospitality industry, they were seriously hit by the pandemic but with the start of the vaccination programs in many... Read further
12.02.2021

Future Travel Trends by IHG

IHG Hotels &Resorts made a survey where it asked people about their travel plans and wishes. It looks like travel is about to show some growth as there is decent optimism in responses. Tourism was an essential way to see... Read further
11.02.2021

Hyatt Offers Special Rates for Long-term Guests

Last year messed up many travel plans and caused a record number of hotel booking cancelations around the world. Travelers who are eager to see the world and can enjoy a longer vacation will be pleasantly surprised by the new... Read further
07.02.2021

The Philippines Adopt New Rules for Tourists

A beautiful tropical country with scenic views and gorgeous resorts, the Philippines has become an increasingly popular destination during the pandemic. Tourists wishing to visit the Philippines in 2021 should read the following... Read further
05.02.2021

Jordan Removes Mandatory Quarantine for Tourists

The world map of countries suitable for tourism now has one more addition – the Kingdom of Jordan. It now allows passengers arriving in Jordan not to endure the self-quarantine process at a hotel. However, a valid negative... Read further
03.02.2021

Major Wellness Trends for This Year

Every year, experts underline the main trends in wellness that will shape the industry in the coming year. 2021 is not an exception – the Global Wellness Summit (GWS) identified the top nine trends that reflect all... Read further
31.01.2021

Kimpton Will Open the First Hotel in France

IHG continues expanding its luxury boutique hotel brand, Kimpton, and announces the first property in France. The luxury hotel in Paris will start operating already this spring. Famous for its sophisticated yet playful design and... Read further
30.01.2021

2020 was the Worst Year in the History of Tourism According to UNWTO

The latest report by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) underlines that 2020 was the worst year for global tourism on record. The international arrivals suffered an unprecedented decline of 74%. The newest issue... Read further
28.01.2021

New Travel Restrictions Make It Impossible for Hotels in Malaysia to Survive

New countrywide restrictions were implemented in Malaysia starting from 13 January 2021, crippling the local tourism industry. Although hotels can continue their work, the new rules liquidate virtually all revenue sources for... Read further
24.01.2021

Almost 100 Hotels by Marriott Will Open in Asia Pacific This Year

It looks like the coronavirus pandemic doesn’t prevent Marriott International from aggressive expansion in the Asia Pacific region. This year, the famous hotelier plans to open as many as one hundred hotels in this key... Read further
23.01.2021

Thailand Offers Golf Quarantine for Foreign Tourists

Do you want to enjoy an overseas vacation but the risk of a long quarantine drives you off? The government of Thailand has come up with a very interesting proposal for foreign guests. Instead of booking a hotel in Pattaya or... Read further
20.01.2021

Rosewood to Open a Hotel in Rome in Three Buildings

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts will open its first hotel in Rome. One of the leading luxury chains in the world will have a hotel that is located not in one but three historic buildings in the Italian capital. Overlooking the... Read further
17.01.2021

Luxury hotel will be built in the desert of Saudi Arabia

In the coming years, a new amazing hotel will begin to receive travelers in Saudi Arabia. It will be built right among the endless expanses of the desert. The exact date of the hotel opening is still unknown; the construction... Read further
17.01.2021

Hard Rock Will Open a Casino in London

Hard Rock International already has a hotel in London but the internationally renowned chain of music-inspired hotels decided to go one step further and open a casino in the UK’s capital. For this purpose, Hard Rock... Read further
15.01.2021

A 16th Century Palace in Lucca to be Turned into a Hotel

Autograph Collection Hotels, a luxury brand that is a part of Marriott International, will soon add one more exclusive hotel to its portfolio. This time this will be a hotel in Lucca, a charming Italian city. Grand Universe Lucca... Read further
14.01.2021

The famous IceHotel open in online interactive mode this year

The famous IceHotel open in online interactive mode this year

Over the years, the unique Jukkasjärvi IceHotel has become a real world attraction. This season it opened for the 31st time, every year the hotel is... Read further
14.01.2021

Hoteliers uncovered the most unusual requests of guests in 2020

The past year was one of the most difficult for hotels around the world in history, they received a critically low number of guests. Nevertheless, even among those few travelers who had a chance to use the services of hotels last... Read further
14.01.2021

London Will See Many Luxury Hotel Openings in 2021

It is a well-known fact that London is one of the most popular destinations in the world. This multicultural city is a popular business and leisure destination, so hotels in London are famous for their high occupancy. Of course,... Read further
10.01.2021

European Hotels Post Poor Results of November 2020

The impact of the second lockdown was severe for hotels across Europe. They had even weaker performance than in October, losing all hopes for at least some revenues during the tough pandemic year. In November 2020, the occupancy... Read further
09.01.2021

You Can Now accommodate in Shanghai in an Abandoned Quarry

Exclusive hotels, located in unusual places or distinguished by a special design, have always attracted attention of tourists. For over a year now, the unique InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel has been hosting guests in... Read further
08.01.2021

The Dominican Republic continues to build hotels

The resorts of the Dominican Republic continue to delight with new interesting hotel openings. In December, the new hotel Serenade Punta Cana Beach & Spa began to receive guests, it serves tourists on an all-inclusive basis. The... Read further
06.01.2021

Turkish hotels will not be obliged to certify for Covid-19 measures

The Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism has officially announced that small hotels can now resume their operations without mandatory Covid-19 certification. Such decision will affect... Read further
06.01.2021

How hotels may change of the near future?

Despite the fact that the past year has become one of the most difficult for the hotel business in history, hotels do not stop improving and moving forward. According to experts, the past... Read further
06.01.2021

Avantgarde Resort Hotel in Kemer Will Change Its Owner

In the face of the crisis caused by the pandemic, many resorts in Turkey are on the verge of bankruptcy. A few weeks ago it became known that the popular Kemer Avantgarde Resort will be put... Read further
06.01.2021

A Fantastic Hotel Was Opened on the Smallest Island of Maldives

In the last weeks of past year, the opening of the new Mirihi Island Resort took place in the Maldives. It will definitely attract all fans of beach holidays and pristine natural beauty.... Read further
06.01.2021

AMARA Hotel in Limassol organized a magical New Year

The fashionable Limassol hotel AMARA welcomed the first day of the new year in a sophisticated and magical atmosphere. Every year the hotel strives to please its guests with original New... Read further
05.01.2021

IHG Opens Its First Hotel in East Malaysia

InterContinental Group has brought its signature style and services to the Malaysian state of Sabah. The Kota Kinabalu hotel operating under the Holiday Inn brand is going to be the first... Read further
03.01.2021

Travelers are Increasingly Interested in Luxury Hotels in 2021

After almost one year of travel restrictions, people are eager to visit more diverse destinations and want to do this with style booking 4 and 5-star hotels. Digital travel platform Agoda... Read further
02.01.2021

The Economy of the UK Loses £2.5 Billion During Christmas

Christmas is traditionally one of the most rewarding periods for all tourism-related industries. However, the COVID-19 crisis affected the holidays resulting in the collapse in... Read further
01.01.2021

The Londoner Hotel in Macao Will Offer Suites by David Beckham

Macao will soon get one more fantastic project. The Londoner is a British-themed resort worth US$2 billion that is based on the history and culture of the UK. The project consisting of... Read further
20.12.2020

How to Save on Short City Breaks in Europe in 2021

It is not a secret that this year has been difficult for so many people around the world. Millions of travelers had to skip their plans and stay at home in 2020 but the situation cannot... Read further
18.12.2020

Hilton Brings Its Garden Inn Brand to Japan

Hilton has announced its partnership with the Japanese company Godo Gaisha Kyoto Shijo Hotel Management. The internationally famous hotelier will bring its Hilton Garden Inn brand to Japan... Read further
17.12.2020

Greece Announces New Quarantine Measures

The recent increase in the number of coronavirus cases forced many European countries to impose stricter rules, and Greece is no exception. Starting from December 18 and until 7 January... Read further
13.12.2020

Dubai Lifts Covid-19 Test Requirements for Guests from Certain Countries

This year, tourism around the world has been greatly affected by the pandemic. This is a serious challenge for hospitality companies around the world. Hotels in Dubai and other... Read further
11.12.2020

The Legendary Hotel in Davos Reopens

The winter season is approaching and many hotels in Switzerland are about to reopen and greet their guests. The Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère, which is probably the most famous hotel... Read further
10.12.2020

Residents of the UAE Plan to Make 3-4 Holidays in 2021

It feels like people are really missing travel this year. In 2020, COVID-19 made it significantly more challenging to visit foreign countries but the coming vaccines might resolve the... Read further
06.12.2020

Germans Traveled More Than Other Europeans in Summer 2020

Although the pandemic has limited travel for many people in Europe, Germans seemed to enjoy their summer 2020 vacation despite all troubles. Tourists from Germany made more outbound trips... Read further
05.12.2020

Dusit Opens a Hotel in Singapore

Dusit International, the leading hospitality company in Thailand, has recently opened a new hotel in Singapore, Dusit Thani Laguna Singapore. Located in the famous Laguna National Golf &... Read further
03.12.2020

The Length of Quarantine for Travelers in the UK is Reduced to 5 Days

The UK has long been a popular travel destination with hotels in London being usually at least 80% full at any time of the year. Brexit and the following pandemic became great obstacles... Read further
29.11.2020

Deutsche Hospitality Will Open Two New Hotels in Haiyan, China

Deutsche Hospitality doesn’t plan to stop the expansion of its hotel portfolio despite the global downfall in tourism due to the pandemic. The hotelier announced its plans to open two... Read further
27.11.2020

Mallorca Reveals Its Tourism Plans for 2021

Mallorca is a top vacation destination in Europe but even the Balearic Islands are experiencing troubles during the pandemic. The Majorca Tourism Foundation (MFT) and the Majorca... Read further
26.11.2020

Food and Beverage Trends in 2020 and 2021

COVID-19 pandemic has greatly changed many spheres of our lives, and restaurants are no exception. It is not a secret that food tourism has been a hit in recent years. How and what will we... Read further
22.11.2020

The Hottest Travel Destinations for 2021

Every year, different companies make their lists of the most popular and emerging travel destinations that will draw our attention next year. This time, Lonely Planet has published its own... Read further
21.11.2020

Top Destinations in Europe in Q4 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed traveling preferences for millions of people worldwide. Today, destinations that were on the top even a year ago are virtually forgotten... Read further
19.11.2020

Recommendations for Tourists Who Visit Istanbul for the First Time

As currently not many destinations in the world accept tourists due to the COVID-19 limitations, Turkey gets more attention than before. The country’s major economic and cultural hub,... Read further
18.11.2020

More Countries Receive WTTC Safe Travel Stamp

Earlier this year, WTTC launched a new system that tells tourists that a certain destination is safe to visit during the COVID-19 crisis. Aimed to help the tourism sector in different... Read further
14.11.2020

IHG to Open Two New Hotels in Phuket

InterContinental Hotels Group or IHG continues its expansion in South East Asia, namely, in Thailand. The popular hotelier will open two new hotels in Kata Beach, Phuket. This will be also... Read further
13.11.2020

Singapore – Hong Kong Bookings Break a Record

It looks like hotels in Hong Kong and Singapore are going to have visitors during this Christmas. On October 15, Singapore and Hong Kong agreed to open a bilateral Air Travel Bubble... Read further
09.11.2020

Italian Tourism Will Recover Within Three Years

Italy is a famous tourist destination with guests from all over the world. Just like most countries, Italy is experiencing problems with tourist arrivals due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is... Read further
07.11.2020

Rail Travel is Expected to Gain Popularity

As the second wave of COVID-19 approaches and traveling opportunities become limited, tourists become less inclined to make long-distance airplane flights. Many destinations remain closed... Read further
05.11.2020

The First Internationally Branded Hotel on the Faroe Islands Opens

Located between Iceland and Norway, the Faroe Islands aren’t a travel destination that many tourists know about. The archipelago consisting of 18 isles mostly attracts tourists with... Read further
03.11.2020

How Europe’s Hospitality Industry Survives During the Pandemic

It is not a secret that this summer is very different due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and hotels across Europe are struggling to survive in the challenging environment. After... Read further
30.10.2020

One-of-a-kind Vacation: Unique Historic Hotels in the UK

The United Kingdom is a diverse country that has much to offer to travelers. If you have always wanted to try traditional British pastimes such as long and unhurried walks and chilling at... Read further
29.10.2020

A New All-inclusive Hotel in Dubai is ready to Welcome Its Guests

If you’re searching for a nice beachfront resort that is open during the coronavirus pandemic, take a look at this new hotel in Dubai. The 4-star all-inclusive resort is opening its... Read further
26.10.2020

The Most Visited Landmarks in England in 2019

Every year, VisitEngland publishes the list of the most visited attractions in England. The ranking is divided into two categories – the most popular free and paid attractions. While... Read further
25.10.2020

Marriott to Open 8 New Fairfield Hotels in Japan

Marriott International doesn’t plan to stop its expansion activities and announces new additions to its portfolio in Japan. The famous hotelier will add eight new Fairfield hotels,... Read further
22.10.2020

Hilton Encourages Its Clients to Travel Instead of Dreaming

Hotel companies around the world slowly try to return to normal operation. Recently, Hilton has launched its first advertising campaign since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Called... Read further
19.10.2020

Summer 2020 European Visitation Trends Revealed

Even though the pandemic greatly limits tourism in Europe, life still goes on and people keep visiting local attractions. The newest report focuses on the visitation data from the most... Read further
18.10.2020

Kimpton Clocktower – a New Hotel Opens in Manchester

This month, Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants opened its new hotel in Manchester, the UK. This is the fourth hotel by this company in the country as Kimpton already has three other properties... Read further
17.10.2020

Brussels to Host a Food and Drink Festival

If you are tired of all bad news in 2020 and want to pamper yourself, gourmet food might be the best option. Foodies have a hard time today because of the limitations caused by the... Read further
11.10.2020

Hotel Indigo in Bath, the UK, Offers Unique Underground Vault Rooms

IHG Hotels and Resorts is always ready to offer something unusual and original to its guests. Recently, the famous hotelier celebrated the opening of its 18th hotel in the UK. Operating... Read further
10.10.2020

JA Resorts Offers Comfortable COVID-19 Testing at its Dubai Hotels

JA Resorts & Hotels, a hospitality company based in the UAE, decided to make the mandatory COVID-19 testing after arrival more comfortable for its guests. It offers onsite tests available... Read further
09.10.2020

A New 4-star Hotel in Tallinn Welcomes Its Guests

Even though COVID-19 has become a serious problem for hotels worldwide, the hospitality industry doesn’t give up. New hotels open despite the closed borders and problems with air... Read further
08.10.2020

Travel Ideas for Students and Tourists on Budget

Traveling is not always about spending outrageous amounts of money. If you think that all you can do is to watch TV series during your vacation period, the following destinations can change... Read further
05.10.2020

Radisson to Open a Luxury Hotel in Brussels

Radisson Hotel Group has added a new premium hotel in Brussels, right in the heart of the EU. This is the debut Radisson Collection hotel in the capital of Belgium. Radisson Collection is a... Read further
02.10.2020

Europe Sets New Standards for Clean Beaches

In September 2020, the European Commission decided to set up new laws that could make beaches across Europe cleaner and help to preserve marine life. Litter has become a big problem these... Read further
01.10.2020

Bulgaria Tries to Save its Hospitality Industry with Domestic Tourism

With the lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, tourism-related companies around the world suffer from the falling revenues and lack or complete absence of guests. Hotels in Sofia and... Read further
30.09.2020

A New Hotel in Shanghai by Marriott is Open

Marriott International has added one more property to its Chinese portfolio. The famous hotelier has opened a new hotel in Shanghai that is an increasingly popular destination for both... Read further
27.09.2020

Abu Dhabi Changes Its COVID-19 Testing Requirements

Starting from September 5th, the Abu Dhabi emirate uses a new updated COVID-19 testing procedure. As the UAE welcomes tourists again, the country needs an updated policy regarding the early... Read further
24.09.2020

Marriott Brings Its Courtyard Brand to Malaysia

Marriott expands in Malaysia by bringing its Courtyard by Marriott brand to this Asian country. This will be a new hotel in Penang. It will particularly appeal to leisure tourists as the... Read further
19.09.2020

Global Destinations Keep Easing Travel Restrictions

In its latest announcement, the World Tourism Organization (WTO) reported that more than half of all destinations around the world have at least somehow eased their travel... Read further
17.09.2020

The 5th DoubleTree Hotel in Spain Opens in A Coruna

Hilton brings its famous world-class hospitality to the Spanish city of A Coruna and opens a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in this important cultural and business destination. This is the... Read further
15.09.2020

Tourism in Portugal: Things to Do During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In the previous article, we were describing how to visit Portugal in 2020 and what categories of travelers are eligible for entering the country today. As there are not many destinations... Read further
12.09.2020

COVID-19 Era Requirements for Traveling to Portugal

This vacation season was greatly spoiled by the coronavirus pandemic that ruined the travel plans of millions of people worldwide. While many destinations still limit tourism or do not... Read further
11.09.2020

Places to Visit in Turkey in 2020

As Turkey is one of the locations that resumed travel this summer, the country draws more attention as a potential travel destination. While many tourists know Turkey well and already have... Read further
10.09.2020

Greece Travel Requirements During the COVID-19 Period

Greece has always been one of the most popular travel destinations in the Mediterranean, and much of the country’s infrastructure is targeted at tourists. Needless to say, the... Read further
06.09.2020

Aloft Debuts with One More Hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia

Marriott continues expanding its portfolio in Indonesia. This time, the internationally famous hotelier announced the opening of an Aloft-branded hotel in Jakarta, the capital of the... Read further
05.09.2020

Traveling to Turkey Becomes Even Easier

Turkey is one of the first countries that opened its borders for foreign guests and started accepting travelers already in June 2020. Thanks to this, many tourists from Europe and the... Read further
04.09.2020

Centara Announces 3 Hotels in Myanmar

The leading hotel company in Thailand, Centara Hotels & Resorts, is not scared by the coronavirus pandemic and falling revenues. The famous hotelier is planning to add three new hotels in... Read further
02.09.2020

Tourism in China Shows Signs of Recovery

China was not only the first country that had to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. It is also the first country that returned to normal life. While there are still many limitations caused... Read further
30.08.2020

Six Senses Plans to Stop Using Plastic by 2022

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is one of the first hotel companies that joined the Global Tourism Plastic Initiative. This new program was developed by the UN World Tourism Organization... Read further
24.08.2020

Continuation of Travel Restrictions Will Have Disastrous Consequences

In the latest statement of UNWTO, its secretary once again underlined the importance of resuming travel as soon as possible because the consequences of travel restrictions caused by the... Read further
22.08.2020

Nobu Opens a Hotel in Warsaw, Poland

Nobu Hospitality has just opened its first hotel in Poland, Nobu Warsaw. Even the pandemic is not an obstacle for the growing luxury lifestyle hotel brand. The Warsaw hotel is the 12th Nobu... Read further
20.08.2020

Vacation in Turkey Becomes More Affordable as Lira Hits Record Lows

Turkey is widely famous as a vacation destination. Istanbul hotels attract tourists interested in sightseeing and rich heritage of the country, and cities like Antalya and Bodrum are... Read further
19.08.2020

The Tallest Hotel in the World Will Open in Dubai Marina

The First Group is going to build a new hotel in Dubai that will be a new milestone for the global hospitality industry. Located in a tower in Dubai Marina, this is going to be the tallest... Read further
16.08.2020

London Occupancy is All-Time Low but Hotels Continue to Reopen

The preliminary data for the performance of hotels in London in July 2020 is nothing but depressive. The capital of the U.K. continues suffering from global pandemic and travel bans. The... Read further
14.08.2020

Singapore and Malaysia Agree on Cross Border Tourism

Travelers from Singapore and Malaysia can now move between the countries. The governments of the two countries have agreed on the opening of the borders. For now, only certain categories of... Read further
10.08.2020

New Trends in the Hospitality Industry Revealed

Nowadays, when the number of travelers grows year after year, simply booking a hotel in Paris, Lisbon, or a Berlin hotel and enjoying a clean room and a good breakfast is not enough. As new... Read further
08.08.2020

The UK Might Lose Billions Because of Travel Bans

Tourism has always been an important source of income for the UK. Hotels in London used to have exceptionally high occupancy and revenue levels. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has put... Read further
07.08.2020

JA Beach Hotel in Dubai Resumes Its Work on August 10

After three months of inactivity, JA Beach Hotel in Dubai, a popular hotel in Jebel Ali Beach, finally reopens. The emirate slowly returns to normal life and businesses resume their work... Read further
05.08.2020

40% of All Destinations in the World Have Eased Their Travel Restrictions

UNWTO has recently published very interesting statistics. It turns out that more than one-third (40%) of all tourist destinations in the world have already eased travel... Read further
01.08.2020

Germans Tell Where They Want to Travel in 2020

As many countries around the world reopen their borders, tourists start making vacation plans again. Germany is well-known as one of the major source markets in tourism, so it is important... Read further
31.07.2020

Six Senses Will Open a Hotel in Italian Castle

Have you ever dreamt of spending a vacation in a real castle? Six Senses gives this opportunity to all travelers. The popular hotel company announced the expansion of its portfolio. Six... Read further
29.07.2020

Millennials in the UK Want to Make Long-Haul Trips

The latest survey in the UK proves that millennials are not only one of the most active traveler groups but also the category that is most likely to make long-haul trips. Almost half of the... Read further
26.07.2020

The Largest Holiday Inn Express in Europe Opens its Doors in Amsterdam

Hotels in Amsterdam now have one more competitor – the largest Holiday Inn Express hotel in Europe. IHG decided to make the capital of the Netherlands the location of its new signature... Read further
24.07.2020

London is Once Again in the Top-20 Most Expensive Cities in Europe

It is a well-known fact that staying in London is not cheap. The capital of the UK is pricey for both leisure tourists and long-stay guests. London hotels are among the most expensive in... Read further
21.07.2020

Over 45 Hotels by Iberostar Reopen

As countries slowly reopen their borders and lift off quarantine measures, the hospitality business also returns to its normal. This time, Iberostar announced the reopening of 45 hotels in... Read further
18.07.2020

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Nikko, Japan, is Finally Open

The newly opened hotel in Nikko, Japan, by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is a great destination for all travelers in search of unique places and one-of-a-kind experiences. The hotel, which... Read further
16.07.2020

Hotels in Europe Suffer From Low Bookings

Recently, the European Travel Commission (ETC) published its quarterly report “European Tourism: Trends and Prospects”. This document once again proved that the tourism... Read further
12.07.2020

Thailand Launches the New Buy Now, Stay Later Program

Tourism plays a crucial role in the economy of Thailand. To help the industry to recover faster after the COVID-19 crisis, the Tourism Authority of Thailand decided to launch a new program... Read further
11.07.2020

Spaniards Switch to Domestic Travel

In its new study, SiteMinder, a popular platform for hospitality professionals, asked residents of Spain about their travel preferences after the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 570 Spaniards... Read further
10.07.2020

Thailand Resumes Tourism and Reopens Business

Thailand is slowly returning to life after the quarantine. Recently, the Thailand Board of Investment announced another step of lifting restrictions. This time, the country allows 11... Read further
06.07.2020

Wyndham Opens Two La Quinta Hotels in Turkey

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is serious about the development of its La Quinta hotel brand. Recently, the company announced two new hotels in Turkey that will operate under this brand. These... Read further
04.07.2020

The Most Popular European Cities in June 2020

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) published its new report developed together with ForwardKeys. This study analyzes current flight bookings and this way identifies the most... Read further
03.07.2020

European Countries are the Fastest to Ease Travel Restrictions

The COVID-19 pandemic made many countries around the world close their borders and stop accepting international guests. As the situation shows signs of improvement, many countries start... Read further
28.06.2020

Saudi Arabia Limits Hajj and Dubai Welcomes Tourists

The coronavirus pandemic has ruined many plans this year, and the annual Hajj pilgrimage is no exception. Every year, hotels in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, welcome Muslim guests from all over the... Read further
27.06.2020

TUI Opens a Hotel on Sylt Island

Germany has always been a popular destination, nevertheless, this county has so many places that are not yet known to the mainstream traveler. The holiday island of Sylt is one of them.... Read further
25.06.2020

Wyndham Opens Five New Ramada Hotels in China

While the world is fighting with the pandemic, many hotel companies do not plan to stop and keep expanding their business. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, a company with the biggest number of... Read further
21.06.2020

Best Summer 2020 Tours for Students in the UK

A long quarantine was exhausting for everyone, and so no wonder why so many people are now willing to leave their homes, visit new places, and forget about isolation. Students are usually... Read further
19.06.2020

Vilnius Hotels Invite Tourists to Take an Unforgettable Hot Air Balloon Flight

Today, the hospitality industry around the world is struggling, and professionals in the industry try to take different steps to attract more guests and remind tourists that they are open.... Read further
18.06.2020

IHG Brings Its InterContinental Brand to Italy

The portfolio of InterContinental Hotels Group has many brands but InterContinental Hotels & Resorts is the company’s signature luxury brand. No wonder why IHG is particularly... Read further
14.06.2020

Portugal, Spain, and Greece Have Signs of Tourism Recovery

It is not a secret that tourism is an important source of income for many countries. This is particularly true about southern destinations. As many economies suffer from declines caused by... Read further
12.06.2020

Nobu Brings Its Hotel to Warsaw

Nobu Hospitality, a luxury hotel chain recognized as one of the most innovative hotel brands, keeps expanding its portfolio. This time the company is going to open a new hotel in Warsaw,... Read further
10.06.2020

Iceland Prepares for the Start of International Arrivals

Iceland has entered the phase of final preparations as the country will welcome the first international travelers already on June 15th. Icelandair, the major air carrier in the country,... Read further
07.06.2020

Malta Opens Its Borders for Tourists from Certain Countries

Are you still in doubt about where to spend your summer vacation? Malta is an excellent tourist destination famous for its crystal clear water of the Mediterranean Sea, quality hotels,... Read further
06.06.2020

Hotels in Portugal Resume Their Work

As countries and people slowly return to their normal life, businesses reopen across Europe. Hotels resume their work and are waiting for new guests as travel restrictions are being... Read further
04.06.2020

LGBTQ+ Travelers Share Their Post-Coronavirus Plans

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association has recently conducted a survey among its members concerning their future travel plans. As the industry is slowly recovering after the... Read further
02.06.2020

Accor Starts a New Ad Campaign to Advertise Its Reopened Hotels

The global pandemic made hotels in many countries of the world temporarily stop their business. As the situation with the virus seems to get better, hoteliers start to reopen their... Read further
31.05.2020

Deutsche Hospitality Opens Its Hotels in Austria

Deutsche Hospitality has announced the opening of the hotels that the company manages in Austria. Many countries start lifting travel restrictions steadily, and Austria is one of them.... Read further
29.05.2020

The Last COVID-19 Patient Leaves Melia Hotel in Palma de Mallorca

Spain was one of the European countries that had more coronavirus cases, and so the country’s health system required help to reduce the pressure. The hospitality system didn’t... Read further
24.05.2020

Riu Opens its Hotels in Berlin and Guadalajara

Riu reported the opening of the company’s two hotels, namely, the Riu Plaza hotel in Berlin (Germany) and the Riu Plaza hotel in Guadalajara (Mexico). Both the... Read further
22.05.2020

Travelers from MENA Speak About Their Travel Plans after COVID-19

A new and interesting survey conducted in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries asked travelers residing in this region about their post-COVID-19 plans. As many domestic... Read further
21.05.2020

Thailand Steadily Reopens and Returns to Normal

As the COVID-19 outbreak is nearing its end in many countries, their governments let people and companies return to normal life with some limitations. Starting from May 17, Thailand began... Read further
20.05.2020

Sands Resort in Macao Introduces New Safety Rules

Many countries in the world steadily return to their normal lifestyle and ease travel restrictions. China was among the first countries to reopen its borders and allow tourism. However, as... Read further
17.05.2020

Open Borders and No Quarantine: Tourism Resumes in Iceland

Have you ever wanted to visit Iceland and admire its enchanting beauty? It looks like it is high time to book a hotel in Reykjavik because Iceland opens its borders next month. At a... Read further
16.05.2020

Deutsche Hospitality Reopens Its Hotels and Announces New Rules

As Europe is steadily returning to normal life, many hotel companies resume their activity. Hotels in Berlin and Munich hotels are waiting for new customers as Germany is opening its... Read further
14.05.2020

Individual City Guides

Luxor
Luxor travel guide
Luxor is a true treasure of Egypt. This ancient city is situated on the right bank of the Nile. Currently, this is a major center of archaeology. No other city in the world has so many landmarks of the ancient world as Luxor. That is why there is nothing strange in the fact that buses bring countless tourists from all Egyptian resorts to Luxor every year. This once again proves the status of the “treasure of the Nile”. Even scorching sun doesn’t stop tourists who are eager to see the … Read further
Budapest
Cuisine of Budapest
Fans of gastronomic tourism will find some very fine restaurants in Budapest, each of which offers to its customers a unique selection of author dishes and delicacies. Karpatia restaurant is one of the oldest dining facilities of the city. This restaurant was opened in 1877. In its menu you can find most popular Hungarian dishes in their classic version. The luxurious interior of the restaurant makes taking meal here even more enjoyable. Taverna Rembetiko Piraeus restaurant is specializing in … Read further
New Delhi
Traditions and festivals in New Delhi
Local folks in New Delhi are proud of their culture that is why tourists should be attentive and respectful of cultural peculiarities of the local people. Certainly not all the city guests are well educated in cultural traditions and customs of the people that is why local folks are sympathetic and patient about tourists. However tourists should learn several conduct standards. Setting off to the exploration of religious landmarks and sights tourists should choose a proper outfit. The clothes … Read further
Bochum
Bochum cultural sights
Bochum is a city with an interesting history and numerous historical landmarks. An excursion in the city will be nothing but pleasant as tourists will be able to see many beautiful monuments and gorgeous churches. They are welcome to visit museums and walk on picturesque streets, admiring the splendor of local natural landmarks. St. Peter und Paul Church is one of the most famous landmarks in the city. The first chapel appeared on the site of the modern church yet in the 8th century. The … Read further
Utah
Utah attractions and entertainment
Utah boasts a striking variety of landscapes and resort areas; a scenic state is rich in entertainment. Here there are beautiful parks for hiking and cycling and gorgeous ski resorts, as well as lively modern cities with shopping centers and entertainment venues. You can visit Utah's Hogle Zoo in the capital; a variety of its inhabitants is simply amazing. In addition to spacious enclosures, where zebras, giraffes and rare animals live, there is a beautiful aquarium in the zoo. Besides … Read further
Marmaris
Marmaris for families and kids
Marmaris has an assortment of striking attractions among which, appropriate ones can be found for vacationers with children. One of the most popular holiday destinations for family vacationers is the water park “Atlantis”. This park is considered the best in the resort. This water park is outdoors and has many stunning pools and slides, attractions for kids, and a delightful café. Another striking feature of the amusement center is the aquarium where you can admire exotic fish, huge sharks … Read further
Kalymnos Island
Shopping in Kalymnos Island
The first thing you should buy on Kalymnos is sponges. After the invention of synthetic analogues, the popularity of natural sponges fell but most of the inhabitants of the island still produce them. The best place to buy sponge is a local market, try to find those which have been less subjected to chemical treatment. They are quite inexpensive here, and you can bring such interesting and practical souvenir to all your friends, family and colleagues. Sponges can be easily packaged and can take … Read further
Verona
Extreme and fun in Verona
Adrenaline Rides at Gardaland Park. Lake Garda is located 44 kilometers from Verona. An amusement park called Gardaland is located next to the lake. You can reach it by car, train or bus. The park is open at any time of the year. It is open from 10:00 to 3:00 on 27 June. You will be able to relax in it from 10 am to 11 pm until 9 September. The park is open from 10 am to 6 pm on other days. You will pay 37.5 euros for the entrance ticket for 1 day at the ticket office. If you buy a ticket … Read further
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