Editors' Picks

Editors' Picks


Ovolo Hotels Goes Completely Vegetarian

Ovolo Hotels announced today, on World Vegetarian Day, that all of its restaurants and bars across Australia and Hong Kong will go completely vegetarian for the next 365 days.

Cruise Ship ‘No Sail Order’ Extended Thru End of October

The CDC had wanted to extend the 'No Sail Order' through mid-February 2021, but has, instead, announced the extension through Oct. 31, 2020.

Universal Orlando Unveils New Jurassic World VelociCoaster

Universal Orlando Resort has revealed details of its new rollercoaster experience, the Jurassic World VelociCoaster, debuting in summer 2021.
Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines Turns A380 Into Restaurant

Singapore Airlines is converting one of its Airbus A380s into a restaurant in October. Restaurant A380 @Changi offers an exclusive dining experience with SIA’s award-winning service inside the Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger aircraft.
U.S. Virgin Islands

U.S. Virgin Islands Reopen for Tourism

The U.S. Virgin Islands are open for tourism. After a one-month pause in tourism due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the islands have swung open its doors once again.
Planet Hollywood

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino to Reopen Oct. 8

After being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will reopen on Thursday, Oct. 8.
travel advisor

This Travel Advisor Stays Creative During Quarantine

Travel advisors have been finding creative ways to stay in touch with their clients despite the shutdown of the travel industry due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Discover Quito & Galapagos on This FAM

Quito and the Galapagos are open following the COVID-19 lockdown and are now ready to welcome visitors and this...

Sniffing Out COVID-19

Several COVID-19-sniffing canines are being employed at Helsinki Airport in Finland. The dogs’ sensitive noses are expected to speed up the process of identifying those infected with the virus.

African Travel Unveils 2021 Adventures

African Travel, Inc. has launched new 2021 trips that include those with private air charters, guides, safari vehicles, villas or suites, and chauffeured transfers.

Cancun’s Sun Palace Transformed

Sun Palace has reopened after a $40 million renovation with renovated rooms, a variety of new culinary options, and many other enhancements.

Safe Travels with Lufthansa

Lufthansa is focused on testing aimed to ease travel, build trust and open markets.
Villas of Distinction

Villas of Distinction Adds More Domestic Options

Villas of Distinction has increased its portfolio of domestic villas as a result of increased demand.

Sesame Street Kid’s Weekends Return to Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay has resumed its Sesame Street Safari of Fun every Saturday and Sunday in October, modified for health and safety with limited capacity.

Lessons from COVID-19 for Tourism Webinar

CREST's (Center for Responsible Travel) annual World Tourism Day forum will discuss "Lessons from COVID-19 for Tourism in a Changing Climate." 
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club Unveils New Guest Houses

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club has unveiled two new complements to their oceanfront accommodations with the addition of 41 beachfront rooms and suites.

Sun Princess and Sea Princess to Leave Princess Cruises Fleet

Princess Cruises has sold two of its ships, Sun Princess and Sea Princess, to undisclosed buyers. The sale of these vessels is in line with parent company Carnival Corporation’s plan to accelerate the removal of less efficient ships from its fleet.

Seabourn Extends Suite Savings

Seabourn has extended its Suite Savings event through Nov. 20, 2020. The cruise line has also cut the steel for its second new ultra-luxury expedition ship.

Flight to Nowhere Sold Out

A Qantas flight to nowhere sold out in 10 minutes shedding light on the pent-up demand to travel.

Allianz Launches New Features on AgentMax

Travel insurance and assistance company Allianz Partners launches a new notification feature on its platform for travel advisors, AgentMax Online.