Some have questioned whether the likes of Silverjet can survive in the aftermath of MaxJet’s bankruptcy, yet the business class only airline has announced its traffic figures for February 2008 which show another record month. Out of the 13,800 available seats in the month of February, 64% were filled – up almost 10% when compared […]
Category: Speciality Travel
Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme is a truly luxurious Parisian hotel, located in the heart of the city on the prestigious Rue de la Paix. It is within walking distance of the Place Vendôme, the Place de la Concorde, the Louvre and the Musée d’Orsay are also nearby. This is the place to be seen in one […]
Ever wondered what food you might be served on a business-only airline? Here’s what’s on the menu with Silverjet, created by the London restaurant Le Caprice, for the month of March: London – New York daytime menu This month’s daytime menu consists of salt beef and green bean salad or endive salad with […]
Nestled among more than 6,000 yards of spectacular tropical greenery and beautiful lakes, the Cable Beach Resorts’ Golf Club – Nassau, Bahamas – offers generous fairways and mounds that will appeal to today’s golfers. Offering gorgeous vistas, lush greenery, spectacular water features, and a fully-stocked pro-shop, the Cable Beach Resorts’ Golf Club is making it […]
From the end of this month, a new airline – Porter Airlines – will begin flying between Newark (EWR) and downtown Toronto’s City Centre Airport (YTZ). This allows passengers wanting to fly to Toronto to actually fly to within minutes of the downtown area of the city, rather than have to go to Pearson. […]
Emirates has 58 of the huge, double-decked A380 planes on order, and has announced that it will be flying from Dubai to a number of destinations before the end of the year. Flights from Dubai to New York begin in October 2008 and will be followed by Dubai-London Heathrow flights from 1st December 2008. Routes […]
MonteLago Village Resort at Lake Las Vegas is offering an Unlimited Golf Package with big savings. The package includes one night’s lodging in a luxurious studio condominium and unlimited golf from just $214 per person, a saving of $150! Golfers have the choice to play at one of two spectacular golf courses; the Jack Nicklaus-designed […]
For the first time in more than 40 years, Norwegian Cruise Line is going to deploy one of its ships in Europe for the whole year round. The 2,400-passenger Norwegian Jade will remain in Europe until the spring of 2010 – a change from the original plans to sail back to the US in November […]
The Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, the first Renaissance property in downtown Boston, opens this week. The $165 million hotel project is the next chapter in the fast-paced development story of the South Boston Waterfront’s Seaport District. It has 471 guestrooms, including 21 suites, and features over 21,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, […]
Experience the Serengeti from a totally new perspective at Grumeti River Camp. Exhilarating hot air ballooning safaris have recently been launched, offering a life-changing opportunity to experience the sheer enormity of the Serengeti and its magnificent wildlife from 1,000 feet above.
Belfast’s 5-star Culloden Estate and Spa opens a wing of 26 bedrooms this month, bringing the property’s total to 105 rooms. Half the bedrooms overlook the formal gardens, and the remainder face the Belfast Lough. The style is sympathetic to the original Culloden House.
Travelling by air isn’t always easy for photographers these days – not with the new airline baggage restrictions. A company called CaseCruzer has tried to address their plight and come up with the Photo StudioCruzer 1510 – a really tough, airline-legal carry-on case. The case’s modular interior gives photographers flexibility for storing and transporting equipment […]
Renowned as a yacht maker, Wally Yachts has unveiled its latest model, the 64 WallyPower. This vessel integrates design and function, and combines large interior volumes with high performance, sea keeping, and wide open air areas. Capable of reaching speeds of up to 50 knots and with a 300 mile range, the 64 WallyPower features […]
Fairmont Towers, Heliopolis is a new high-rise hotel in Cairo with 247 rooms and suites, three restaurants and more than 30,000 square feet of function and meeting space. It has a large atrium with tropical gardens and palm trees, and will have a spa added by the end of the year. Next door is […]
InterContinental Hotels has opened a 213-room Crowne Plaza hotel in the city of San Jose. The Crowne Plaza Corobici San Jose Costa Rica is the third IHG hotel in the city, following in the footsteps of the Real InterContinental Costa Rica and the Holiday Inn Aurola San Jose. Formerly affiliated with Sol Melia, it has […]