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Catalina hotel now a Holiday Inn

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 20:30
The Catalina Canyon Resort & Spa has been reflagged and updated.

Hyatt Centric planned for downtown Tampa

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 18:50
Groundbreaking for the complex housing the 223-room hotel is slated for third quarter 2017.

Waterpark opens at Hyatt Regency on Gulf coast

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 18:45
The new park at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs features a trio of three-story waterslides plunging into a heated lazy river.

United flying from Dulles to Turks and Caicos

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 18:15
The seasonal service starts Dec. 17.

Shangri-La and Taj work together on hotel loyalty programs

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 18:10
The companies reached an agreement to allow for reciprocal benefits, starting next March.

Being called supplier's partner leaves an opening for liability

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 17:30
Q: I have noticed the use of the word "partner" or "partnership" in the title of contracts. Does using the name "partner" create any liability for us?

Work starts on MSC Seaside's future Miami home

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:30
Terminal F will be expanded and renovated to accommodate the industry's largest cruise ships.

United's first Polaris business-class lounge opens in Chicago

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 16:15
The facility features seating pods, private relaxation suites, private shower suites and restaurant-style dining.

Offering a different kind of private resort

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 15:40
Ani Villas' properties offer a combination of the amenities of a luxury hotel and the exclusivity of traditional villa rentals that is more affordable than expected.

Seabourn takes delivery of the Encore

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:00
The ship will be christened on Jan. 7 in Singapore.

Sabre enables virtual card payment for airline tickets

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 11:20
The option to pay using virtual cards will be listed along with previously existing payment methods.

Beyond pampering

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 10:55
Spas are no longer the primary focus of wellness travel. Resorts, cruise lines, hotels and tour operators are rushing to develop sundry ways to provide the kinds of healthier activities consumers are demanding.

Trump says he'll leave business to focus on presidency

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 10:15
The president-elect said legal documents are "being crafted which take me completely out of business operations."

Small cruise ship companies offering more in 2017

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 18:00
Small cruise ship companies are offering up new experiences next summer to satisfy travelers seeking to increase their sense of inner wellness and those wanting to reach further into Alaska's wilderness.

Further expansion for Anchorage Museum

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:55
The museum is adding approximately 25,000 square feet to create more exhibition space for its permanent art collection.

Four Points by Sheraton Juneau to open in January

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:40
The former Goldbelt Hotel in Juneau has been renovated and is expected to open in early January.

Aurora tours in Alaska's Arctic

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:35
Northern Alaska Tour Co. is offering several Arctic adventures this winter ranging from a five-hour flight tour to six-day, roundtrip adventures from Fairbanks to Coldfoot.

Heli-skiing at Alyeska Resort

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:35
The five-day package includes deluxe lodging at the Hotel Alyeska and a three-course dinner at the Seven Glaciers Restaurant.

InterCaribbean Airways increases San Juan-Tortola service

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:30
Sharon Flax-Brutus, British Virgin Islands director of tourism, said that the increase in service will help address the challenge of airlift and accessibility to the destination.

Viad unveils Alaska Collection of lodges, tours

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 17:20
The rebranded assets consist of five vacation properties and two tour operators with businesses extending from Denali National Park to Kenai Fjords National Park.