Category: Travel

Home Travel
F&B and Leisure drive up to 1 in 10 visits to malls according to CACI
Post

F&B and Leisure drive up to 1 in 10 visits to malls according to CACI

Research by CACI, the consumer and location intelligence specialist, has found almost one in ten trips to regional malls are driven primarily by F&B or leisure. Whilst the figure drops to one in 20 visits for retail and shopping parks, overall 7% of visits to all retail destinations are F&B or leisure-led. Significantly for retail...

SBI Ltd (Sun Blinds Installations)- Awning, Canopies and large Terrace Covers
Post

SBI Ltd (Sun Blinds Installations)- Awning, Canopies and large Terrace Covers

SBI Ltd is a well-established company that was founded in 1998 and has been trading successfully for well over two decades. The two company founders are life long friends and have brought both of their families in to the company to make up a friendly team of professional advisors and installers. The company manufactures and imports...

The Biltmore, Mayfair to open 19th September
Post

The Biltmore, Mayfair to open 19th September

The Biltmore, Mayfair Exterior by Niall Clutton The Biltmore, Mayfair – LXR Hotels & Resorts will be fully open on the 19th September. The launch will also mark Michelin-starred Jason Atherton’s highly anticipated return to Grosvenor Square with his new restaurant, The Betterment. Jason and Head Chef Paul Walsh (formerly of City Social) will also...

Park Centraal Amsterdam opens in the cultural heart of the city
Post

Park Centraal Amsterdam opens in the cultural heart of the city

Bar Claes, Park Centraal Amsterdam. Photo credit – Steve Herud Modern makeover marks new chapter for Amsterdam hotel and the inception of a new hospitality brand deeply rooted in Dutch culture: Park Centraal Boasting a significant historic legacy and housed in one of the most recognisable flatiron-style buildings in Amsterdam, Park Centraal Amsterdam, formerly known...

Ruby Hotels’ First UK Property, Ruby Lucy, to Open in London’s Southbank in January 2020: Further Details Revealed
Post

Ruby Hotels’ First UK Property, Ruby Lucy, to Open in London’s Southbank in January 2020: Further Details Revealed

Ruby Lilly Hotel & Bar The 76-Room, Carnival-Themed  ‘Ruby Lucy’ will Bring the Disruptor Brand’s ‘Lean Luxury’ Philosophy to the Southbank Ruby Hotels, the Munich-based hotel brand and pioneer of the ‘Lean Luxury’ philosophy, will launch its first UK property in January 2020 in London’s Southbank. The new 76-room hotel, Ruby Lucy, forms part of...

JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa Opening Early Autumn 2019
Post

JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa Opening Early Autumn 2019

Marriott International Hotel JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa will be opening on the island of Vagaru, Shaviyani Atoll, Maldives in early autumn 2019 with an exceptional dining experience at its core. The laid-back 61-villa property is headed-up by General Manager Marc Gussing and will showcase some of the world’s best dining with chefs from...

Simon McHendry Appointed General Manager of The Temple House in Chengdu
Post

Simon McHendry Appointed General Manager of The Temple House in Chengdu

Swire Hotels is pleased to announce that Simon McHendry, former General Manager of EAST, Beijing, has been transferred to The Temple House as the new General Manager, effective July, and will oversee the operations and lead the team in Chengdu. Simon began his life in Asia over a decade ago in 2004 when he relocated...

What’s on Your Virtuoso Wanderlist?
Post

What’s on Your Virtuoso Wanderlist?

WHY IT RATES: Blue Ribbon Bags met with several travel advisors during Virtuoso Travel Week. —Codie Liermann, Associate Editor Earlier this month, more than 6,500 travel professionals who are part of global luxury travel network Virtuoso attended the 31st annual Virtuoso Travel Week in Las Vegas. An estimated 280,000 one-to-one meetings took place between advisors...

Maisons Pariente Introduces Hotel Lou Pinet, Saint-Tropez
Post

Maisons Pariente Introduces Hotel Lou Pinet, Saint-Tropez

Maisons Pariente, a new luxury collection of boutique, five-star hotels in France, is delighted to announce the opening of Hotel Lou Pinet in Saint-Tropez. After a soft opening to guests for the first time on 14th June 2019, the much-anticipated new hotel offers guests the chance to rediscover the destination’s original bohemian charm. Five minutes...