Tag Archives: Focus

Focus: Easier access to flight information

 Isavia’s new website has been launched You can now access information on flights and services at Keflavík Airport through Twitter and Facebook Messenger 11 million visits to Isavia’s website on a yearly basis All passengers who pass through Keflavík Airport can now receive information on booked flights sent to them directly through Twitter and Facebook Messenger. These are among ...

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Focus: Rethinking Luxury

Rethinking Luxury in Hospitality’ is a brand new report that highlights latest research into the luxury travel industry, looking at how the notion of luxury has evolved and the current expectations of high net worth individuals. The report, created by Horwath HTL, the world largest and most experienced hotel, tourism and leisure consultants and luxury experts, Soul … Breaking Travel ...

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Annecy: ‘Small Town,’ ‘What Would Jesus Do?’ to Unspool at Mifa’s Animation! Focus

ANNECY, France—Walter Tournier’ “Small Town,” TV series “What Would Jesus Do?” and Gastón Gorali’s “Escape to India” are among  five projects to be pitched on Wednesday June 13 at Mifa’s Animation!, a selection of winners at November’s Latin American animation co-production-sales market, held as part of  Buenos Aires’ Ventana Sur. In an alliance between Ventana Sur’s animation mini-mart and the ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Trafalgar chief Tollman calls for action on overtourism

As tourism numbers continue their remorseless growth, Trafalgar chief executive Gavin Tollman argues the trend should be seen as an opportunity, not a threat. Here he tells Breaking Travel News how careful management of the flow of visitors can create a sustainable future for even the most popular hotspots. I was deeply disappointed when president Rodrigo Duterte, president of the ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Dimitris Manikis, managing director, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, EMEA

Dimitris Manikis is a natural entertainer. In the job for just over a month, other executives would be keeping a low profile as they sought to master their brief, but not the new managing director for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Instead, he is touring his domain, meeting the general managers and owners at the ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Gatwick celebrates historic anniversary

Today marks a significant milestone for London Gatwick, as the airport celebrates 60 years since it was officially opened in its current form. Opened by Queen Elizabeth II on June 9th, 1958, Gatwick Airport became the first airport in the world to combine air, road and train travel in one close-knit single unit. The £7.8 million construction project in 1958 ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Michael Newcombe, vice president, spa and wellness, Four Seasons

Global Wellness Day is taking place around the world, with organisations from across the hospitality sector lending their support to the event. An entirely not-for-profit social project dedicated to living well, the celebration encourages participants to ask how they can live a healthier life. Among the hospitality organisations taking part is Four Seasons Hotel & Resorts, with Michael Newcombe, vice ...

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Focus: 5 Things to Do When You Move to A New Home

Moving to a new home is indeed an exciting milestone especially if you’ve found the perfect place. However, the moving process can also be a daunting task. The truth is, you need a lot of time for preparation and all the help you can find. You also need to put aside a moving budget to make sure that you are ...

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