Tag Archives: Resorts

Nostalgic British seaside resorts celebrated in new photo book

The quaint British seaside resorts of yesteryear are having a renaissance, as a certain type of discerning holidaymaker shuns the flashy resorts of the Mediterranean for a slower pace closer to home. To celebrate this, a new book, Seaside Hotels, looks at the homegrown resorts at the height of their popularity. They came into prominence in the 17th century, when ...

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News: AHIC 2018: One&Only launches Urban Resorts in Dubai

Kerzner International has introduced One&Only Urban Resorts. The new brand will be introduced in Dubai’s latest architectural icon, One Za’abeel, a completely original destination with revolutionary design.  “There is a duality to One Za’abeel, reflected in its two towers, that evokes pairings. “Timeless elegance wi… Breaking Travel News

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News: Rainer appointed chief executive at Sandals Resorts International

Sandals Resorts International has appointed industry veteran Gebhard Rainer as chief executive of the company, effective immediately.  The move was announced earlier by Sandals chairman Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart. The appointment, which follows an extensive search in concert with deputy chairman, Adam Stewart, is designed to accelerate the strategic growth of the award-winning luxury all-inclusive brands under… Breaking Travel News

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News: Ross appointed chief executive with JA Resorts & Hotels

Dubai-based hospitality firm JA Resorts & Hotels has announced the appointment of Anthony Ross as the company’s new chief executive. Ross, an Australian hotelier and corporate strategist, joins JA Resorts & Hotels from Indonesian-based Aryaduta Hotel Group where he was chief executive. He has more than 30 years’ industry leadership experience in the hospitality sector, spanning roles in multiple contin… ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Dubai Parks & Resorts

Speaking to Breaking Travel News in London earlier this year, Dubai Tourism chief executive, Issam Kazim, explained that the emirate was seeking to diversify its tourism offering. While not rejecting the luxury hospitality roots that have made the emirate a byword for sophisticated travel over the last decade, Kazim detailed how the destination would seek to offer more to families ...

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News: Grundner to lead sales team at JA Resorts & Hotels

JA Resorts & Hotels has announced the appointment of Thomas Grundner as group director of sales and marketing. Grundner joins JA Resorts & Hotels from Millennium where he was vice president of sales and marketing. With more than 20 years of expertise in the hospitality and leisure industry – across international markets including Germany, Egypt and Spain – Grundner has ...

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