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News: Matild Palace takes Luxury Collection into Hungary

Özyer Group has announced the signing of an agreement with Marriott International to launch the acclaimed Luxury Collection brand in Hungary with Matild Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel. Slated to open in early 2019 as the first Luxury Collection property in Hungary, this landmark hotel will occupy the beautiful Matild Place, a palatial neo-baroque building on the gateway to the ...

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News: South Africa Airlink to finally establish flights to St Helena

South Africa Airlink will offer scheduled commercial air services to St Helena when it starts flights between South Africa and St Helena later this year. This follows a period of contractual negotiations between St Helena government and the airline. Initially Airlink is expected to offer a weekly Saturday service to-and-from South Africa to St Helena using the new Embraer E190-100IGW ...

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News: Etihad brings Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Lebanon route

Etihad Airways today introduced the Boeing 787-9 on its scheduled daily service from Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, to Beirut, Lebanon. The new 787 Dreamliner service replaces the Airbus A321 aircraft previously operating the airline’s EY535/EY538 flights to and from the Lebanese capital. The Boeing 787-9 features Etihad Airways’ next-generation Business and Economy Class cabins and ...

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How To Choose The Best Cruise For You

For Naples, Florida residents Jayne and John Lathi, picking a cruise is no easy feat. “We’re not your typical cruisers,” Jayne told HuffPost.  “We’ve tried a few different (cruise) lines, and you really start to figure out what you like and don’t like. We mostly cruise because we like the itinerary. It’s a great way to see a lot of places, ...

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News: NYC Restaurant Week kicks off in the Big Apple

NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organisation, has announced the launch of the 25th anniversary of NYC Restaurant Week. The event runs from today until August 18th. New Yorkers and visitors are encouraged to enjoy three-course prix-fixe lunches for $ 29 and dinners for $ 42 – excluding beverages, gratuities and taxes – at 391 participating restaurants, ...

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News: Shaumari Wildlife Reserve reopens in Jordan

Shaumari Wildlife Reserve is once again welcoming the public in this summer following a five-year maintenance and refurbishment programme. The first wildlife protection reserve in Jordan, Shaumari Wildlife Reserve has since its launch in 1975 created a thriving 22 kilometre environment for some of rarest species in the Middle East including, oryx, gazelles, hyena, Imperial Eagles and onagers, to name ...

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News: Dusit International signs on for operate dusitD2 Vung Tau, Vietnam

Suphajee Suthumpun, group chief executive, Dusit International, centre right, signs on the for the new property Dusit International has signed a management agreement with Ha Dat Company to operate dusitD2 Vung Tau, the first dusitD2 branded property in Vietnam. The hotel is slated to open in quarter two of 2018. Situated approximately 90 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City in ...

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