Tag Archives: Travel

Belmond launches microsite tailored to LGBT market

Designed specifically with the LGBT market in mind, luxury travel collection Belmond has launched a new easy-to-navigate microsite featuring an exceptional range of travel experiences in welcoming destinations worldwide. Belmond has long been dedicated to helping LGBT travellers create memorable moments across the globe, from romantic beach escapes at Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa on Mexico’s Mayan Riviera to elegant wedding celebrations on board Belmond Royal Scotsman, the UK’s only luxury sleeper train. ... read more - click title

New leadership for Visit USA Association

The UK’s consumer and trade association representing the USA has appointed a new chief executive at a time when membership is at its highest and the USA remains the UK’s top outbound leisure travel destination. Tracey Spuyman, previously founder and managing director of the marketing agency Teamspirit which is now part of Chime Communication, has joined to lead the Association as it develops new programmes and activities for its 200-strong membership. ... read more - click title

DFDS Seaways claims top World Travel Awards crown

DFDS Seaways has been awarded the prestigious accolade of World’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2014 World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony in Anguilla for the fourth year in a row. The World Travel Awards, hailed as the premier awards programme for the travel and tourism industry, celebrates excellence throughout the global travel, tourism and hospitality sector. ... read more - click title

British Airways welcomes rail companies into fold with single ticket journeys

Britain’s biggest scheduled airline and two train companies are making international travel easier for their customers in Wales and the West of England. A single booking will now combine air and rail travel, with hassle-free connections, thanks to a new partnership between British Airways, Heathrow Express and First Great Western. From December 5th these tickets will be available to book through travel agents for travel from 11 First Great Western stations.  ... read more - click title