Articles By: Briony Jones

Spike in insurance claims spells death for Spanish package holidays

Spike in insurance claims spells death for Spanish package holidays

April 28, 2017 11:39 am

Lawyers claim all inclusive package holidays to Spain could be heading for the pages of history books. A Madrid firm of solicitors says the huge number of bogus insurance claims for illnesses lodged by Brits will force Spanish hotels to […]

UK hotelier St Giles to take over property on Havana waterfront

UK hotelier St Giles to take over property on Havana waterfront

April 24, 2017 10:23 am

St Giles Hotels has announced the takeover over of a landmark hotel in Havana and will be the first UK hotelier to establish a presence in Cuba. Abigail Tan-Giroud is the regional director of St Giles and she confirmed the […]

Star Cruises to offer Southeast Asia mini breaks from Thailand port

Star Cruises to offer Southeast Asia mini breaks from Thailand port

April 21, 2017 10:50 am

Leading Asia-Pacific cruise ship operator Star Cruises has announced a series of short voyages with ports of call in the Gulf of Thailand. The company says the 1,532-passenger SuperStar Gemini will be based at the Thai port of Laem Chabang […]

Construction of eco hotel at Eden Project gets thumbs up

Construction of eco hotel at Eden Project gets thumbs up

April 14, 2017 11:10 am

Cornwall’s Eden Project has been given the necessary planning permission to build a 109-bedroom eco hotel onsite. Cornwall Council endorsed the proposal submitted by architects Tate Harmer to erect an £8.5 million structure scheduled to break ground later in 2017. […]

Weather forecasters predict cold snap to hit the UK at Easter

Weather forecasters predict cold snap to hit the UK at Easter

April 12, 2017 9:27 am

The UK’s Met Office says many areas of the UK will be cold and wet for much of the forthcoming Easter holiday weekend. The forecasters say the north half of the nation will be hit by storms and temperatures are […]

Netherlands port town welcomes new dockside crane hotel

Netherlands port town welcomes new dockside crane hotel

April 5, 2017 9:50 am

A new crane hotel in the Netherlands town of Harlingen has opened for business and welcomed its first guests. The Crane Hotel Harlingen towers above the northern town’s dockside district and offers three exclusive suites with panoramic gravity-defying views. The […]

Expedia says US is cutting holiday prices to counter Trump effect

Expedia says US is cutting holiday prices to counter Trump effect

April 4, 2017 10:11 am

Online travel agency Expedia says the election of Donald Trump has forced airlines and hotels in the US to cut their prices. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told reporters the US travel industry slumped as soon as the new president took office […]

Blaze at London Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel drives guests onto street

Blaze at London Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel drives guests onto street

March 28, 2017 9:44 am

Guests staying at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel in London were forced to evacuate yesterday after a fire erupted in the cellars of the historic structure. Around 200 guests and hotel employees were ushered out of the five star hotel […]

ABTA says people who booked Diamond Holidays will get refunds

ABTA says people who booked Diamond Holidays will get refunds

March 22, 2017 9:41 am

The Association of British Travel Agents says people who booked vacations with bankrupt Diamond Shortbreak Holidays should be able to get their money back. In a letter issued late last week, ABTA said holidaymakers who had booked Diamond breaks with […]

Swish Radisson Blu hotel in Bengaluru welcomes first guests

Swish Radisson Blu hotel in Bengaluru welcomes first guests

March 15, 2017 10:01 am

Upmarket hotelier Radisson Blu officially opened its newest hotel in southern India on Monday. The Radisson Blu Atria Bengaluru now provides an elegant accommodation option for business and leisure travellers visiting the country’s high-technology hub city of Bengaluru. Radisson Blu […]

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