The programme has been under way since January, with flight attendants separating plastic cups from other waste since the end of 2018
British Airways has announced it will launch direct flights between Heathrow and Dammam in Saudi Arabia from 1 December
A project that could propel an aircraft from London to Sydney in around four hours is set for testing within the next 18 months
Budget hotel chain Travelodge says it is planning to open 100 new properties over the next five years, with a recruitment drive for 3,000 new jobs
A project that could propel an aircraft from London to Sydney in around four hours is set for testing within the next 18 months
Design studio 1508 London has been appointed to design the hotel’s new interiors
Galaxy’s Edge is opening ahead of schedule on May 31 at Disneyland Resort in California and August 29 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida
This regulation is intended to apply after the UK leaves the EU and would entitle UK airlines to continue operating to and from the EU until March 2020
Qatar Airways has unveiled its new Economy Class product at travel and tourism trade show ITB Berlin
The Belmond Cadogan Hotel in London has reopened following a multi-million-pound refurbishment
Air Europa has announced it will launch a new business class cabin design with more capacity on its Boeing 787-9 aircraft from October
The opening of Istanbul’s new airport has been delayed again to 7 April
Radisson Hotel Group is set to debut its Radisson Collection brand in Poland when it opens a re-branded property in Warsaw in May
Amadeus has announced a partnership to integrate Barclaycard’s virtual cards offering Precisionpay into its B2B Wallet payment solution
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has acquired luxury operator Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas from Pegasus Capital Advisors for US$300 million
Low-cost carrier Ryanair has announced several «customer care improvements»
Only a fifth of the 134 buyers polled said they see technology «significantly improving booking, saving time and money» by 2022.
Intercontinental Hotels Group has opened its second upscale Voco-branded property in the UK following refurbishment work to a building in Solihull
Marriott International has announced three new deal signings in Africa as part of its plan to expand its presence across the continent
Virgin Atlantic has announced it will launch direct flights between Heathrow and Tel Aviv Ben Gurion airport on 25 September
More than 100 channels of live television will now be available for free on the 211 Boeing 737 planes equipped with seatback screens
The airline was told to suspend operations to and from EU countries until it could prove that it meets international air safety standards
The new Istanbul airport (IGA), which partially opened in October last year, is due to begin full passenger operations on 3 March
Cathay Pacific is the latest airline to join the Worldwide by Easyjet service, which will allow passengers to connect to flights to Hong Kong from Gatwick
Manchester airport has revealed plans to open a private terminal to offer passengers flying on commercial airlines a «private jet experience»
Aparthotel operator Staycity has announced it will take part in a 620-room property along with Premier Inn located at a new £203 million complex
EaBCD Travel has announced that South Africa-based corporate travel specialist Rennies Travel has joined its Global Network
Eastern Airways will increase frequencies on its Newcastle to Aberdeen route from January 21
American Express Meetings & Events has launched a new platform called Meetings Express, designed to help users source smaller meetings.
The Mondrian London on the South Bank is to be managed independently and has rebranded to Sea Containers London
BA has announced plans to upgrade its World Traveller Plus premium economy cabin as part of its ongoing £6.5 billion investment in services.
Virgin Voyages is currently building its first cruise ship, the Scarlet Lady, which will set sail at the beginning of 2020
The second payment in June will be for winter slots moving forward
United Airlines has opened a new Polaris Lounge at Los Angeles International airport for passengers travelling in the airline’s business class.
Ukraine has climbed 3 places since 2018 and now occupies the top spot in the region.
Direct flights between Gatwick and the Turkish cosmopolitan capital of Ankara, with the inaugural service launched on 9 January.
High-speed rail service Eurostar has started selling tickets for a third daily service from London to Rotterdam and Amsterdam
The airline carried more than 37 million passengers, though its load factor was down nearly 2 per cent to 85.8 per cent.
The carrier will mix bio jet fuel with the current fuel used on its San Francisco flights in an effort to help tackle climate change.
Heathrow airport has launched the next phase of its planning stage with the start of its Airspace and Future Operations public consultation
The UK could see a fleet of hydrogen trains operating on its railways by 2022 under plans to phase out diesel engines, according to reports
The Gyle Premier Inn at Edinburgh Park claims it is the first UK hotel to operate on battery power
Under the agreement, Cityjet will «wet lease» the aircraft, crew, maintenance services and insurance to operate the route.
Flybmi has announced the launch of a daily service between Leeds Bradford airport and Munich on 8 April 2019
Typhoon Lagoon Water Park will open the Adult Cove between December 26-31 exclusively to visitors 18 years of age and older
London City airport has released concept images of what the interior of its terminal will look like in 2022
B2B furnished apartment booking platform Homelike has expanded its services into the Netherlands
Partnereship allow passengers to have their bags collected from anywhere in London and delivered to Heathrow or Gatwick.
Air France has announced that it will launch flights from Paris-Charles de Gaulle to Tbilisi for the summer season on 31 March
Virgin Atlantic pilots have said they will go on strike in the busy lead-up to Christmas
The company has found businesses spend US$565 billion on meetings worldwide and are projected to spend more in 2019
Payment and billing solutions provider Airplus International has teamed up with travel e-commerce site Booking.com
Currently operating as part of fellow GLH brand Guoman Hotels, the 345-bedroom property will be fully refurbished.
Melia Hotels International has become currently the only hotel company to sell its services through Amazon
Krakow is Wizz Air’s fifth base in Poland, joining Warsaw, Katowice, Gdansk and Wroclaw
The United States Department of State announced last week that it had added 16 hotels located in Cuba to its list of restricted entities
Supercity Aparthotels is set to open its first property outside of London on 6 December in Manchester
Global serviced apartment agent Silverdoor Apartments has launched a new online booking tool designed for the mobility and relocations industry.
Brits will be happy to learn that they won’t need a visa to travel to the European Union
A new draft master plan, which outlines its ambition to grow traffic by 40 per cent – to 18 million passengers per year by 2033
SACO, the Serviced Apartment Company, will open a new aparthotel in the City of London in early December.
BCD Travel has added simple meeting technology solutions
Melia Hotels International has announced it will open its third London property – Melia Kensington – in December.
El Al Israel Airlines has announced it will launch direct flights between Manchester and Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion airport on 26 May 2019.
Travellers who book through the Worldwide by Easyjet platform will be able to choose a range of flights to Canada from Gatwick.
The partnership means Emirates Skywards members can instantly access available transport solutions in more than 100 cities.
SeaDream Yacht Club has officially opened reservations for all of its 2020 sailings.
Aparthotels Adagio has opened its first property in London following the rebranding of Urban Villa in Brentford.
Following a trial period, the new «Millennial» 26-30 railcard will go on sale before the end of the year, with four million passengers eligible to buy one.
Vehicle hire company Enterprise has launched a new online booking platform
Air France has announced it will increase capacity on its Cork-Paris service by 24 per cent from 28 October.
Premier Inn has revealed a new «no frills» brand, with rooms reportedly starting from £19 per night.
Service begins on February 17th, and will be the cornerstone of ANA’s strategy to meet growing business demand for flights connecting Asia and Europe.
The hotel, located near Basingstoke, upgraded six of its spaces, completing the work in September.
It sounds like a sci-fi movie.
Avis Budget Group has acquired Portugal-based car rental company Turiscar Group.
The sites will provide corporate clients with a customised portal for their travellers and travel managers
Primera Air has confirmed it has filed for bankruptcy and ceased operations after «unforeseen misfortunate events» caused the carrier to run into trouble.
It expects to increase its portfolio on the continent by 50 per cent over the next five years.
It's offer customers the ability to book flights and accommodation at the same time through an integration.
The UK government has issued a series of warnings on potential disruption for citizens travelling into and from the EU by road and air.
Air France has unveiled its new Economy and Premium Economy cabins, which will be featured on its 15 A330s.
Staff knows when and where to meet them for assistance.
Aparthotel group Native is set to unveil its first Scottish property, Native Glasgow, in October.
The world’s most beautiful airport is scheduled to welcome its first flights October 4.
British Airways has announced it will launch direct flights to Osaka, Japan from 31 March 2019.
American Airlines has become the latest US carrier to increase its baggage fees, joining the likes of United, Delta and Jetblue.
Later this year customers flying direct to an international destination will be able to choose to use facial recognition technology «from curb to gate».
Airports in North America have achieved a record high in overall passenger satisfaction
It is aiming to reduce the time passengers spend waiting in queues at gates.
Qantas may be preparing to launch another ultra-long-haul route from London, this time to Sydney.
With less than one week left, now is the time to get those all-important entries completed and submitted for the Business Travel Awards 2019.
Airports along the east coast of the US will begin resuming operations today after Hurricane Florence left a path of destruction last week.
The passenger traffic of Kharkiv International Airport in August 2018 was 94.7 thousand passengers, which is 10% more than in the same period in 2017.
For the first time ever, worldwide annual air passenger numbers have exceeded four billion in a 12-month period.
Airline data provider Routehappy has launched a new service to track the type and availability of onboard beverages.
The United States Department of State updated its travel advisory for Cuba, changing it from Level 3 to level 2.
US airlines are allowing passengers to change their travel plans as Hurricane Florence threatens the east coast.
Travel management company CTI has officially rebranded as Amber Road.
Norwegian is to end its Gatwick to Singapore route in early 2019 after just over a year in operation.
Easyjet is adding services from Singapore Airlines (SIA) and its low-cost subsidiary Scoot to its «Worldwide by Easyjet» connections service.
Cancun, a destination that already provides visitors with endless entertainment options, has just added yet another notable attraction.
Officials in Florence have instituted fines of 500 euros for travelers caught eating on the streets in the city’s historic center.
Regional carrier Flybe has revealed a new livery being rolled out across its Bombardier Q400 and Embraer 175 aircraft.
A recent surgery can affect your travel plans. The most important thing is to always discuss with your attending physician.
Ethiopian Airlines has signed an agreement with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), part of the Zambian government, to put up capital to revive the former Zambia Airways.
Easyjet has made the decision to use the Amadeus Skysym by Optym solution to improve the reliability of its flight schedules.
Layovers are well known to be anything but fun, it is often a necessary evil of less expensive air travel.
American Airlines is set to begin flights between Heathrow and Phoenix Sky Harbor International airport in Arizona on 31 March 2019.
Ryanair has announced the second change to its baggage policy this year as it tries to reduce delays caused by passenger luggage.
The latest annual Which? airport survey has named Luton as the worst airport in the UK for the third year in a row.
Fattal Hotels, owner of Jurys Inn, has announced it will invest £32 million in the redevelopment and expansion of the existing Jurys Inn Edinburgh.
The Arora Group has announced the dual-branded Crowne Plaza London – Heathrow Terminal 4 and Holiday Inn Express London – Heathrow Terminal 4 is set to open this October.
Carlisle Lake District airport has suffered another setback to opening, with commercial services now not set to begin until the spring of 2019.
A former World War II British Red Cross hospital in the Surrey Hills area is set to open as a luxury hotel following an extensive renovation.
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has found that overall satisfaction with flying has fallen over the last two years.
Kazakhstan national carrier Air Astana is set to connect the country with Ireland through a new interline agreement with Lufthansa.
The Virgin Group has announced it will set up a new company to develop a loyalty programme that will use the same ‘currency’ as the existing Virgin Atlantic Flying Club.
Low-cost airline Eurowings has partnered with European taxi-hailing app Mytaxi to allow passengers to book transfers directly through the carrier’s app.
The Middle East is seeing a comeback among upscale Americans this fall and holiday season, according to new findings from global luxury travel network Virtuoso®.
The first ACJ320neo has been assembled on schedule, fitted with CFM International LEAP-1A engines and painted with the Airbus Corporate Jets livery in preparation for a first flight in the coming weeks.
Dublin airport has opened a new transfer facility which it says will “greatly enhance” its ability to compete for transfer traffic between Europe and North America.
Chief Executive Officer of Boryspil International Airport State Enterprise, Pavlo Riabikin came in second place on the list of Top-100 Best Managers of Ukraine 2017 on Delo.ua.
Ukrzaliznytsia intends to complete the construction of a railway express line between Kyiv and Boryspil by December 1, 2018, the company said on its website.
Ukrainian Railways ( Ukrzaliznytsya) unveils a new international train route will connect Ukraine, Belarus, Latvia, and Lithuania.
UIA start operating a new non-stop flight from Kiev to the Dominican Republic on October 25, 2018.
Primera Air has been forced to suspend all services to and from Birmingham airport from October, blaming “capacity reduction”.
Hilton is planning to roll out its recently-launched Connected Room technology across more brands and “thousands more rooms” across the US.
Qatar Airways is to roster its Airbus A350-1000 aircraft onto flights between Doha and New York JFK from October 28.
Hotels attached directly to airport terminals offer benefits for travellers that include private security checkpoints and luggage retrieval, and more airports are building on-site hotels to drive revenues and attract customers, CNBC reports.
Hilton has quietly launched a new luxury collection brand LXR Hotels and Resorts, with the former St Regis Dubai Al Habtoor City the first to join the brand.
Airbnb has released figures for its growing Airbnb for Work sector, with the number of business trips using the home-share accommodation service tripling in the last year.
Marriott is the most well-regarded brand in the hotel business, according to the YouGov BrandIndex, which rated public impressions of 1,630 brands, including 50 US hotel companies.
Wizz Air today announced further expansion of its network footprint across Europe with 11 new routes, creating exciting travel opportunities from 17 cities in 13 countries.
On July 31 Canada started to collect biometric data from all Ukrainian visa applicants.
The passenger traffic of Kharkiv International Airport in July 2018 was 104.5 thousand passengers, which is 20% more than in the same period in 2017.
Flights will depart Odessa at 04:15 AM, return ones – at 01:00 AM Bucharest time.
Wizz Air announced that it would further expand its London Luton base with a ninth A321 Airbus.
On August 01, 2018 “Air Moldova” airline re-launches flights between Chisinau and Kiev.
The executed contracts, which represent expansion in key markets or markets in which Hyatt brands are under-represented.
The hotel company opened a Panama City; a Radisson Blu is in the works abroad in Prague; and the brand’s team in Latin America has expanded.
Hotels around the globe have completed renovations of guestrooms, public spaces and amenities while upholding distinctive history and character
The Spain-based company is currently weighing a tender offer from Thailand-based Minor International.
According to the Airport Council International (ACI Europe) assessment for May 2018, Boryspil Airport continued its dynamic increase of passenger traffic.
From November 1, 2018, Atlasjet Ukraine (tradename Atlasglobal) will launch direct flights on the route Istanbul-Odesa-Istanbul.
Luxury Paris hotel the Lutetia has finally reopened after a four-year restoration and refurbishment project.
Drink straws made from actual straw and bamboo drink stirrers will soon replace plastic straws and stirrers on American Airlines flights, the Associated Press reports.
Mostly gone are the days when you could get an entire row of airline seats to yourself; with flights worldwide fuller than ever, travellers are lucky even to have a middle seat open between themselves and a fellow passenger.
The first of Philippine Airlines’ new Airbus A350-900 aircraft has arrived, paving the way for aircraft upgauges on its services to London Heathrow and New York towards the end of this year.
Female business travellers face greater personal safety risks on the road.
Emirates has opened its 42nd lounge worldwide, with the unveiling of a facility at Cairo International airport.
IT Jazz conference, held on June 29-July 1 in Lviv, is an executive level event which brings together foreign and local government and business leaders, investors to discuss Ukraine’s economy and IT industry.
Today, new research by leading price comparison website MoneySuperMarket reveals that the UK is the most expensive location to raise a family.
In January-June 2018 Ukraine International Airlines carried 3.53 million passengers which is 12.9% increase compared to the corresponding period of 2017.
A survey of business travellers reveals they get both professional and personal perks out of business trips, including breaking the routine, travelling to new places and staying in expensive hotels.
The lounge now features more than 3,200 sqm of space and can seat 540 passengers.
The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has ranked the UK’s 30 busiest airports for their ability to provide assistance to disabled passengers, with four found to be falling short of expectations.
Alstom has appointed a representative in charge of Sales & Business Development in Ukraine.
Previously all passengers were allowed to take one piece of hand luggage weighing up to 10kg and measuring no more than 55cm x 40cm x 23cm into the cabin.
Business class passengers flying on Singapore Airlines’ routes to and from China can expect to see a new Chinese in-flight dining concept starting next month.
The first of Airbus’ new Beluga XL aircraft has rolled out of the paintshop, featuring a livery designed to make it look like the whale after which it is named.
Construction is well underway on a new terminal and other upgraded facilities at New Orleans’ Louis Armstrong International Airport, scheduled to open in February 2019.
Premier Inn has been granted planning permission for a new property in London’s Marylebone district.
The plant-based Impossible Burger from California startup Impossible Foods has been added to the business class menu on Air New Zealand flights from Los Angeles and Auckland.
Budget hotel chain Travelodge has launched a new Travelodge Plus format at six locations including London City, Gatwick airport and Brighton Seafront.
Getlink would benefit because the extra trains would provide it with additional annual revenue of up to €285 million (in toll fees).
IBI-Rating informs on affirming the rating of investment attractiveness of Odesa city at invA+ grade (high investment attractiveness).
UIA is planning to operate charter flights programs to popular resorts of Asia and the Caribbean during the period of winter season 2018/2019.
June 2018 became a record month for Kharkiv International Airport – monthly passenger traffic has reached 114.6 thousand passengers.
Polish airline LOT has increased the number of Warsaw-Kharkiv flights.
From the July 1, Turkish Airlines will launch 3 additional flights per week on the route Istanbul-Odesa-Istanbul.
Alitalia has opened a new lounge within Pier E at Rome Fiumicino airport.
Travellers who don’t have access to luxury airport lounges may soon have a new alternative to curling up on the terminal floor when they need some sleep.
Located around 2.5 miles north west of the city centre in Edinburgh’s Granton district, the marina will feature 340 berths with 24/7 access.
Hyatt has announced plans to bring its Andaz brand to the Middle East for the first time, with the rebranding of the existing Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi.
Dutch airline KLM is poised to improve economy catering on long-haul flights.
GENEVA – Global air transport IT provider SITA has announced that its technology, BagJourney, is managing baggage for an increasing number of the world’s airlines
IGA – The Latvian airline airBaltic welcomed the ninth Bombardier CS300 jet, registered as YL-CSI, in Riga on June 17.
NEW YORK – Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, announced the success Kennenbunkport Resort Collection has had since their go-live of Infor Hospitality Management in 2017.
Regular direct flights to Katowice, Poland became available for Kharkiv residents from June 20, twice a week on Wednesdays and Sundays.
On the 12th year of the operation on Kyiv market, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv located near
The international hotel chain Marriott International on May 18 officially opened the Aloft Kiev hotel at the intersection of Baseina Street and Esplanadna Street.
June 18th Bravo Airways has opened direct flights to Poland, Lublin. Flights are carried out twice a week – on Mondays and Thursdays.
Wizz Air opens its Austrian base at Vienna Airport with one of its new Airbus A320 aircraft.
Travelers looking for a unique destination need to consider Qatar.
The more you travel for business the worse it is for your health, a new study says.
AirHelp, the world’s leading flight compensation company, announced its annual AirHelp Score ratings of the world’s best airlines and airports.
The International Yoga Day 2018 in Kyiv is a great holiday of health of the soul and body with a marathon, flash mob and festival, which takes place every year on the initiative of India in Ukraine.
Business travellers are facing a future with no set airfares, where the cost of “journeys” will be individually calculated by computers.
Wednesday, 06 June Ukraine International Airlines launched non-stop scheduled flights between Kiev and Toronto.
New data insight reveals that the UK’s airports and airlines are among the world’s most poorly performing, based on on-time statistics and quality of service.
Ukrainian airlines UIA adds 5 weekly flights in the traditional direction of Boryspil-Odessa-Boryspil since June 22 till October 14.
Leisure destinations as well as a business route for the airline.
On this weekend direct flights between Odesa and Tivat were renewed.
On June 2, 2018 Ukrainian airline YanAir performed its first regular flight between Batumi and Odesa in this year.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness of Ternopil city at invА- grade (high investment attractiveness).
The Kiev National Theater of the Operetta has designated its own format of the event in the artistic world such as event which has international, cultural and diplomatic significance for Ukraine.
The very first Kyiv Color Run took place in 2014 with the efforts of the running club «KM Running club».
Panama, most well known for its famous 48-mile canal and a capital city dominated by skyscrapers and nightclubs.
Croatia is moving up the ranks of luxury destinations.
Delta Air Lines has unveiled concept renderings for its new Delta Sky Way at LAX project.
Delta Air Lines has announced it will begin nonstop flights between the United States and Mumbai, India, next year, resurrecting a route it last served in 2009.
Ponant, the world’s only French-owned cruise company and a leader in luxury expeditions.
Ringed by forested mountains and sporting glimmering azure waterways, green leafy totem pole parks, and suspension bridges over waterfalls, Vancouver, British Columbia is a not-to-be-missed summer destination.
Beach vacations are supposed to be peaceful and relaxing, but there are pitfalls to avoid if you want some fun in the sun without any regrets.
Despite the continued eruption of the Kilauea volcano and the fissures opening up around it.
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Flying domestic? OK good, get ready to smush yourself into a cramped, uncomfortable seat for the duration of the flight.
A female Chinese traveler has turned up safe and sound after been abducted at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok, Thailand earlier this month.
The city that never sleeps isn’t resting on its laurels, because New York City has big plans for 2019 and beyond.
American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) released the latest findings from its ongoing modern business traveler research series developed in conjunction with the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE Global).
During the recent World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) summit in Buenos Aires, officials focused on security and migration facilitation through the use of technology, crises management and sustainable growth in the tourism industry.
Apple Leisure Group (ALG) has signed a strategic alliance with Spain's NH Hotel Group to bring AMResorts to Europe.
Qantas is aiding passengers in their relaxation process by rolling out several guided meditation videos onto its in-flight entertainment system.
Disney Cruise Line has announced a wide range of itineraries for 2019.
Conditions at Bangkok’s main international airport are raising concern among airline pilots once again.
A recent survey focusing on women's travel safety found that almost half of female tourists feel less safe when traveling than they did five years ago.
With Summer just around the corner, Nassau Paradise Island hotels are incentivizing travelers to upgrade their beach vacation to the tropical Caribbean with a variety of new hotel offerings and value-driven packages.
For years jet-setters have wandered from the beaches of St.Tropez to the bustle of Miami seeking fun and sun.
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More travelers plan to hit the road in 2018 for business and leisure than last year.
The Island of Hawaii Visitors Bureau told potential visitors Tuesday there is absolutely no reason at this time to change or alter their leisure or business plans due to the continued eruption of Kilauea volcano.
In four months of 2018, the passenger traffic of the airport has reached 236.9 thousand people, and this is 20% more than in the same period last year. In January–April 2017 the passenger traffic was 196,8 thousand people.
On 18 April 2018, the Strategic Development Agency and the Mayor’s Office of Bila Tserkva signed an agreement with the rating agency IBI-Rating.
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ECA International has analyzed hundreds of destinations in dozens of countries around the globe to determine the most expensive locations for business travel.
There’s a reasonable chance that on your first trip to Barcelona, you’ll find yourself falling in love with the city and pondering what it would be like to live there for a week, for a summer, or maybe even a few years.
Beginning in May, Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’adults-only Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado in the Dominican Republic will broaden its reach to the family market.
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Djibouti has been making headlines recently, and the European Council of Tourism and Trade has taken notice.
Everyone knows the image of Diamond Head, but few know its history.
The lines to get into the museums at the Vatican are legendary, often snaking down the road and around the block.
Savvy travelers and those who utilize the services of a top-notch travel agent know the best time to save tons of money on a Walt Disney World vacation is when Disney rolls out its much-anticipated Free Disney Dining plans.
Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport remains the world's busiest airport based on passenger traffic in 2017.
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At this all-new water theme park, thrills and relaxation flow in perfect harmony.
At Xplor you’ll fly through the sky on zip-lines, drive amphibious vehicles in the Mayan jungle, paddle with your hands aboard rafts, walk in ancient caverns and caves deep inside the Earth, and swim in an underground river.
In addition to top destinations for summer vacations, U.S. News & World Report also lists budget-friendly, international and family-friendly vacation spots.
You don’t have to travel halfway around the world to enjoy an incredible spa experience.
Orlando International Airport will deploy the U.S.
Mastercard-issuing banks now have an easier and more affordable way to offer a virtual card solution to their corporate clients, via Conferma Pay.
The U.S. hotel industry saw year-over-year gains in both average daily rate and occupancy during March, according to STR.
In Lviv, exciting stories and fairytales are in the air. This atmospheric city has so many legends that it seems that even not every local would be able to tell them all. Lviv has legends of different genres: funny, sad, romantic, historical…
Last year Boryspil airport received European recognition, having been ranked third by Airport Council International (ACI) Europe.
The fans of international rock and alternative music have waited for spring to come to Ukraine even more than others.
Leading companies, manufacturers, managers of public and private clinics, well-known specialists, distributors, importers and exporters of the market.
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Ukraine International enhanced its fleet with another brand new Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircraft, the third out of four B737 NGs expected to arrive in 2018.
On April 13, American Express and Mastercard will eliminate the requirement for signatures to authorize transactions at physical checkout points.
Globally, air travel demand rose 7.6 percent year over year in February, according to the International Air Transport Association, a jump from January's 4.6 percent year-over-year growth.
Keeping up with your routine and staying fit while traveling is easier said than done. Fortunately, there are several items you can bring along to ensure you don't miss a beat on your next trip.
After 3rd of September 2018 Ryanair Airlines start flights to Kiev, Ukraine from London, Stockholm, Berlin, Barselona, Gdansk, Krakow, Poznan, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Bratislava, Vilnius.
Public organization "Odessa citizens together" during the press conference reported about the developed plan to attract tourists to the city in 2018.
A 5-star hotel is not just a comfortable place to stay in – it is a place where you are supposed to be surrounded by luxury and gorgeousness.
Snow has almost left the territory of Ukraine, and many brave souls warm themselves with dreams of Bounty-like paradise.
In December 2017, Kyiv was processing unusual news: Kyiv Metro decided to sell two decommissioned cars on the Ukrainian auction ProZorro.
For Ukraine, 2017 was graced with amazing news concerning a visa regime with the countries of European Union.
Tired of missing flights or being treated like another piece of luggage whenever you have to fly for travel?
The coming of spring is a pleasure for any dog as well as for its owner: it brings warm weather and so many opportunities for joyful walks outside.
Ukraine has become home for many expats from different parts of the world: those who came here to start a business, transferred to international departments of their companies, or simply visited once and decided this country would be their future home.
New flights to and from Ukraine pop up almost every week since the grand announcement of Ryanair airlines finally officially entering Ukrainian market.
Staying for a few nights in a hotel may sound like a routine for an experienced traveler – but fortunately, there is always a way to turn an ordinary thing into something enjoyable and exciting!
4-star hotels are high-class hotels, offering increased level of comfort and services to their customers.
For the ninth consecutive year, Vienna tops Mercer’s Quality of Living ranking, and other Western European cities continue to dominate the top of the list. An important role in a city’s attractiveness for talent and business is sanitation, Honolulu ranked 1st in the Sanitation ranking.
Often called a real Tony Stark of the 21-st century, Elon Musk started his way with a popular PayPal service and nowadays regularly astonishes people with popularizing electrocars and even launching them into space. One of his latest highly-advanced transportation projects, Hyperloop, may appear in Ukraine.
More than 965 million people flew on domestic and international flights in the US last year, up 3.4 per cent from the 933.1 million who travelled by air in 2016.
A total of 228 premium economy seats have been fitted across 11 B767 and B777 long-haul aircraft.
Manchester has become the latest UK airport to introduce a charge for passengers arriving by car.
Ryanair has announced that it will fly to Ukraine, its 36th country, from October 2018.
Starting from April 9, 2018, Pegasus Airlines increases the frequency of Ankara – Kyiv flights.
Boeing and SkyUp Airlines announced they have finalized a firm order for five 737 MAX airplanes valued at $624 million at list prices.
SWISS is to further expand its route network in its 2018 summer schedules with attractive new destinations served from Zurich.
Boeing announced its new 737 MAX 7 airplane successfully completed its first flight Friday, marking a successful beginning.
Company «Premier Expo» and ITE Group Plc officially reported that the 24-th International Exhibition UITT «UKRAINE – Travel and Tourism», will take place on March 28-30 2018.
The Reikartz Bergpanorama Pfronten is located in the heart of Pfronten, in the idyllic Weissbach district, 5 km from the Austrian border.
Cherry Twins is the first and only lovespace in Ukraine.
According to the previous information, Bulgaria air has launched regular flights on the route Sofia-Odesa-Sofia on February 2nd, 2018.
The Belarusian Railway put into service additional trains №494/493 and № 461/462 Minsk-Lviv.
Ellinair will renew performing of regular flights between Odesa International airport and Thessaloniki.
According to the results of February 77 214 (60 471 – international and 16 743 – domestic) passengers were handled by the Odesa airport.
Accorhotels has been cleared by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to acquire the Mantra Group.
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International Travel Experiences One of the Highest Growth Rates in 20 Years
Europe as a region was the largest source of international travelers.
Moxy, which had notable recent openings in New York and Minneapolis, is dramatically increasing its European footprint. (photo courtesy of Marriott International).
Roundtrip tickets price starts from 5800 UAH. The flights will be operated until September 24, 2018.
The Saudi−Ukrainian multi−purpose aircraft, a joint development by ANTONOV and KACST, is intended in particular for military transportation of armed personnel, and warfare equipment.
In February of 2018, 53.4 thousand people used the services of the Kharkiv International Airport.
The Hotel Milano was opened at the begging of 2017, it is located in the heard of Odessa.
Effective November 25, 2018, the new Wizz Air flights will be operated twice a week on Sundays and Wednesdays from Kharkiv and on Saturdays and Tuesdays from Vienna.
Ukrainian airline YanAir announces the new direct flight from Odessa to Krakow, that will operate, starting May 22, 2018.
Ukrainian airline Azur Air Ukraine has received permission to operate regular flights from Kharkov to Barcelona.
UIA will launch a number of new flights within the next five years, said Aron Mayberg, head of the supervisory board, at a press conference in Kyiv.
Austrian Airlines has unveiled the first of two new-look Senator lounges at Vienna airport.
Intercontinental Hotels Group has revealed that it plans to launch further hotel brands.
High stress and taking less exercise are two results of travel for business, says a new survey.
Does the excitement of travel outweigh hassles like queueing at airline check-in counters and security checkpoints?
While many business travellers use their trips as an opportunity to play tourist, but it seems they’re reluctant to tell others about their non-work activities.
Travel enthusiasts short on time and money can now jet-set around the world in first class in just two hours at essentially the cost of a Ryanair flight.
Step aside, humans. There's a new robot on the scene.
Friday, February 16, Ukraine International received the first out of four wide-body long-haul Boeing 777-200ER aircraft.
The hotel chain Reikartz Hotel Group continues to grow and announces the opening of a 3* hotel in Kremenchuk.
July 2, 2017, LOT will launch a new route between Zaporizhia and Warsaw. LOT will fly from Zaporizhia to Warsaw six times a week.
Helsinki Airport is officially carbon neutral. But how is carbon neutrality achieved in practice. Here are five examples taken at Helsinki Airport.
Edinburgh Airport has become the first airport in Scotland to achieve an Autism Friendly Award.
For summer 2018, Air France will offer 5 new destinations on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle .
Ukrainian International airlines launch a new European direction – Kharkiv – Milan.
It had been hoped Qatar Airways would launch a daily service from Cardiff on May 1.
Virgin Trains is to provide free wifi for all passengers on it Pendolino services operating the West Coast franchise.
According to the Lviv city administration, last year Lviv was visited by 2.6 million tourists.
Eurostar’s through London-Amsterdam service is not yet launched.
Statistics of the new 2018 year continues last year’s trends.
Ukraine International summarized operational performance.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness of Vinnytsia city at invA+ grade (high investment attractiveness).
Ukraine has signed an agreement on the mutual abolition of visas with Antigua and Barbuda.
Odessa International Airport today reports that it served 1.23 million passengers in 2017, an increase of 18.3% over the prior year.
The new Lufthansa livery has been revealed, following weeks of speculation.
British Airways has added lounge access for its premium passengers at three new European airports.
Starting from March 1, 2018, Turkish Airlines increases the frequency of Istanbul – Lviv flights.
The first Bulgarian direct flights between Sofia and Odessa will begin operating on 2nd February.
ANTONOV Airlines, which recently established a USA base in Houston, Texas as part of ongoing global expansion, has transported an outsized communications satellite for Orbital ATK.
Hamburg Airport has launched the next generation of airport. With the new, fully automated baggage drop, passengers will benefit from even more independence and flexibility at departure.
Alaska Airlines and fashion designer Luly Yang debuted a modern, West Coast-inspired, custom-designed uniform collection today.
The airline is set to expand its route network between the end of June and beginning of September, offering its passengers attractive new destinations from Geneva.
Ukrzaliznytsya increases the number of international ticket offices due to the growth in passenger traffic to EU countries.
From 2018, JSC «Ukrzaliznytsya» will significantly change procurement systems and processes and become a state-owned company with International Certification in procurement and supply.
airBaltic will improve service for the summer season in Ukraine by increasing frequencies from Odessa to Riga up to six weekly flights starting March 25, 2018.
Iberia has confirmed the launch route for its forthcoming Airbus A350, with the next-generation aircraft set to operate flights to New York from later this year.
American Airlines has officially opened the latest of its revamped Flagship Lounges, with a 14,500 square foot facility at Los Angeles International airport.
A number of Chinese airlines have begun to allow passengers to use smartphones during flights.
Hilton has announced plans to open a new Curio hotel in Stratford in 2020.
The first five new coaches for Caledonian Sleeper have arrived in Glasgow via the Channel Tunnel.
The January fairs will bring almost all regions of the Czech Republic and Slovakia to Brno.
Air Moldova and Turkish Airlines announced the signature of a codeshare agreement, effective as of 29 January 2018.
Slovenian carrier VLM Airlines will launch three new destinations: Birmingham, Munich and Maribor.
The first and only in Ukraine hotel built out of snow and ice opened its doors to guests of the resort «Bukovel».
Air France KLM has addressed rumours of a possible takeover of Alitalia, denying that it has made a bid for the struggling Italian flag carrier.
Air France customers can connect long-haul via Paris CDG thanks to three new European routes.
Great Western Railway (GWR) has honoured Paddington Bear’s creator with a special livery on one of its new Intercity Express trains.
The Ukrainian government has allocated about 1.88 million U.S. dollars to revive the unique forest industry museum in the Carpathian Mountains in the country's western Zakarpattya region.
Germany holds on to 1st place on the Henley Passport Index for the fifth year running, with its citizens enjoying visa-free access to 177 countries in total, up from 176 countries in 2017.
Kyiv International Airport has significantly increased the passenger traffic in December 2017, compared with the same period of the last year.
Following the strategic goals to expand the network route to North America, the EL AL announces the launch of a nonstop flight – Tel Aviv-San Francisco.
A visa-free regime between Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates officially began to work on December 31.
Ukraine has introduced a new system of biometric control for foreigners entering Ukraine as of January 1, 2018.
The newly created Ukrainian budget carrier SkyUp will start operating charter flights from April 2018.
Ukraine International Airlines commenced flights to Krakow on 26 December.
The project is part of the Ministry of Culture’s Authentic Ukraine campaign.
If you’re searching for some Christmas fun, our list of things to do in Tallinn will surely make you feel happy.
Meridiana to launch non – stop flights from Milan Malpensa to New York JFK and to Miami.
The best locations in Kyiv to catch the Christmas spirit.
As 2017 comes to an end, Ukraine’s trade partners are buying more of the country’s Christmas ornaments.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness of Odessa city at invA+ grade.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the credit rating of Odessa city at uaA grade, keeping the «stable» outlook.
December, 19 New Year's illumination will light the city.
Ukraine International Airlines enhanced its fleet with a brand new Boeing 737-800 NG.
The two new winter-only flights from Manchester will operate every Saturday through to April to Salzburg in Austria and Chambery in France.
Norwegian Cruise Line today revealed the fleet’s exciting lineup of summer 2019 itineraries.
Ponant ordered a luxury icebreaker with an electric hybrid system powered by liquefied natural gas, from Fincantieri’s Vard.
Lufthansa’s budget unit Eurowings will introduce a business class section on certain long-haul routes.
Liverpool’s airline, Blue Air, has announced a brand-new route from Brno, Czech Republic to Lviv, Ukraine.
Hotel chain Reikartz Hotel Group expands its presence in Germany.
Leading hospitality company Marriott International will open the Moxy Hotel.
Christmas is a wonderful holiday, it’s a feast of Christ’s birth and it’s celebrated on the eve of 7th of January.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Residences is planning to expand its hotel presence in Poland.
Marriott International today announced the company is set to open nearly 40 luxury hotels in 2018.
On December 26, UIA will start operating non-stop scheduled flights between Krakow and Kiev.
Antonov airlines increase commercial transportation by 26% in Jan-Nov
SkyUp LLC was registered in Kyiv in June 2016.
A total of 1.4 million foreign tourists are expected to visit Kiev this year.
The independent authorized «IBI-Rating» has affirmed the credit rating of Sumy city.
Executive Floor has separated reception desk, fully equipped with all office equipment.
Four Seasons Hotel Megève is launching Helicopter Ski Safaris.
Crowne Plaza Warsaw Hub will be the first Crowne Plaza in Poland.
Incoming Ukrainian tourists and visitors to Egypt can now apply for an online visa.
he airport invites couples to take a part in «A Gift Wedding in «Boryspil»!
Research undertaken by Get Going reveals the best and worst offenders when it comes to reliable airlines.
UIA offers one-way economy class tickets (all taxes and surcharges included) for Toronto – Kiev flights at the price from 590 USD.
In November 2017, 61 thousand passengers used the services of the Kharkiv International Airport.
They have already visited 5 continents and 10 countries in 300 days.
Lviv Convention Bureau inducted the new crop of Ambassadors.
The main event of the year for the professional restaurant community.
IBI-Rating informs on affirming of the rating of investment attractiveness.
Wizz Air announces its re-start of operations from Kharkiv.
On Saturday, November 25, 2017, Ukraine International turns 25.
26 April 2018 will see the first flight operated by the Estonian national airline Nordica to Zhuliany.
Anbang Insurance Group New York Office and AECOM Tishman, announced that the first phase of construction work to renovate and restore the historic Waldorf Astoria New York will begin in December.
UAE and Ukrainian passport holders will now no longer need visas to travel to each other’s countries.
Wizz Air announces a massive expansion at its Luton base, with the addition of four Airbus A320.
From the 24th to the 26th of November inclusive – book a New Year's holiday in the hotels Reikartz Dvorzec Lviv or Reikartz Medival Lviv.
Nordica plans to fly from Tallinn to the Ivano-Frankivsk.
Airline Nordica opens flights to Tallinn from the Airport «Kyiv».
It is a special day in Boryspil on November 24th!
Geneva has just been voted Europe’s Leading City Break Destination for the third time at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2017.
From November 21, Australian tourists wishing to visit Brazil will be able to apply for an entry visa in the country through an electronic document issuance system.
Following the results of 9 months 2017 Boryspil International Airport State Enterprise has further raised its key operation performance.
In addition to its seasonal Sion-London services, SWISS is launching a new route between Sion and Porto this winter.
Ernest Airlines announces the expansion of its presence in Ukraine, adding new flights to Naples, Milan and Venice from December 8.
October 13, the exhibition «Ukrainian wedding» opens at the National Sanctuary Complex «Sophia of Kyiv»
An impressive 24th birthday celebration of Bytsko Travel Group.
Polish consular offices in Ukraine can issue a record number of residence and work permits this year - about 900,000.
Emirates today confirmed that its first two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its soon-to-launch First Class product will operate from Dubai .
Things are returning to normal at Ukraine’s airports after bomb threats were made against ten of them on Nov. 10.
Ukrainians will now need fewer documents to obtain a long-term visa to Canada.
Ballroom Dance Festival took place at Kharkiv International Airport.
The participants have already begun to meet the first visitors.
Czech Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines have agreed on business co-operation.
RIU Hotels & Resorts has just reopened in the Bahamas the Riu Palace Paradise Island.
For the 2017-2018 winter season (from 29 October 2017 to 24 March 2018), Air France-KLM is continuing its growth strategy by offering 52 new services.
In October 2017 the International Airport «Kharkiv» has continued to improve its performance.
Ryanair has delayed the introduction of new restrictions on carry-on baggage until mid-January
With the first of its new aircraft equipped with the revamped seating due to start flying the route on December 18.