Monthly Archives: October 2014

4 Seasons lodge to open on Oahu

4 Seasons will reflag the JW Marriott Ihilani Ko Olina Vacation resort as the 4 Seasons Vacation resort Oahu at Ko Olina, the fifth Four Seasons house in Hawaii. The resort, which was built in 1993, is element of the grasp-prepared Ko Olina resort local community on the west coastline of Oahu, which consists of Disney’s Aulani Vacation resort. The resort will be shut down up coming January, with strategies for a reopening by the conclude of 2015 with 365 rooms and 180 personal residences. Jeffrey R. Stone, founder of the Resort Team and grasp developer of Ko Olina, said […]

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Two hurt when drinking water line ruptures at Orlando resort

ORLANDO (AP) — Officials say two people were injured and several attendees ended up evacuated following a hot h2o line ruptured at Common Orlando’s Cabana Bay Vacation resort.A water line among the initial and second flooring ruptured just following 4 a.m. Tuesday, flooding the sections of the 1st ground with very hot h2o. The injured friends stepped into the very hot drinking water after becoming woke up by the activity in the hallways.Fire officers instructed television stations the hurt have been taken to Dr. Phillips Clinic with slight burns on their feet.The hotel relocated several visitors to other elements of […]

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South Seas Island Resort provides wintertime getaway

South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island is giving its Wintertime Early Bird package, bookable by means of the stop of Oct.Visitors will get fifteen% off the best available fee and a $ one hundred resort credit that can be used any location in the vacation resort. A voucher e-book is also included providing distinctive bargains on cabana rentals, rounds of golfing, island cruises, eating and far more.The bundle is legitimate for travel among Nov. thirty and March 12. A three-evening least keep is required.To guide the package, go to Vacation Weekly United states Canada Information

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G Adventures launches rail plan

For 2015, G Adventures has extra twenty five rail-primarily based itineraries to its journey designs, showcasing rail holidays in twenty nations in Africa, Asia, Europe and North America.The rail excursions were developed to meet up with demand from customers for cost-effective practice-based mostly excursions, according to G Adventures, and they are becoming pegged as a midrange travel selection for adventurous, budget-acutely aware vacationers.The rail-based itineraries selection from among 7 and 54 times in length, and they all count on trains as the major mode of transportation. Nations around the world consist of Bulgaria, Canada, China, Hungary, India, Japan, Norway, Russia, […]

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Montage to start Pendry way of life brand in 2016

Luxury hotelier Montage Accommodations &amp Resorts will enter the life-style-hotel section with a model called Pendry Resorts and will open the 1st residence underneath the brand name in San Diego in 2016.Pendry San Diego will have 317 rooms and will consist of a rooftop pool, a spa, a beer lounge and a lot more than 22,000 sq. ft of meetings area.Montage also operates luxury resorts in Laguna Seashore and Beverly Hills, Calif., as well as in Deer Valley, Utah. The organization also reopened what experienced been Maui’s Residences at Kapalua Bay under the Montage brand name in June. Vacation Weekly United states Canada News

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JetBlue to broaden top quality service

By Michael B. BakerJetBlue is increasing its premium-class Mint merchandise, which has drawn consideration from corporate travel departments since its start this summer time, airline executives stated in the course of a quarterly earnings convention contact on Thursday.Outgoing JetBlue CEO David Barger mentioned in addition to becoming “pleasantly surprised” by the degree of interest he has witnessed for Mint from company travel departments, the carrier also has witnessed “sturdy demand, notably from JetBlue customers who did not fly JetBlue on [transcontinental] routes.” Mint, which offers lie-flat seats and improved features, commenced in June on a one every day flight amongst […]

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Icelandic carrier Wow eyes U.S. start in March

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Wow Air, a minimal-expense airline based in Reykjavik, Iceland, set March 27 as the launch date for its initial support to the U.S., a nonstop route to Boston that will run five times weekly with prolonged-range A321 aircraft.Service to Baltimore/Washington Airport is slated to be additional on June four, functioning four occasions weekly through Oct.The airline, which operates from Iceland to points in Europe, will offer you connections to Copenhagen, London and other details. Introductory U.S.-Iceland fares of $ 99, one-way, are obtainable at the carrier’s web site,  Wow Air started provider in 2011 and received legal rights to provide […]

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Silver Airways ideas to broaden Fla. routes

Silver Airways programs to broaden its flight schedule in Florida, commencing Nov. 6.The airline declared strategies to insert virtually 40% a lot more flights throughout the Sunshine Point out, flying more than 560 weekly flights to 10 towns, such as 15 nonstop routes.The Fort Lauderdale-based carrier at the moment gives flights to and from Florida and 7 places in the Bahamas. It also gives nonstops to Key West, Tampa and Orlando and flies to Gainesville, Pensacola and Tallahassee.The new flight timetable will contain further nonstop weekday flights from Fort Lauderdale to Key West and Tampa, and an elevated weekend plan. […]

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Miami’s oldest bar coming to Norwegian Escape

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Norwegian Cruise Line will open a Tobacco Road, based off a famous Miami bar that is closing right after 102 many years in business, on its impending Norwegian Escape.The line explained the Tobacco Highway on the Escape would be opened in partnership with the land-based Tobacco Road and would contain items this sort of as the establishment’s neon sign, memorabilia and photographs that “showcase the background of Miami by means of the lens of occasions and happenings at the bar over the past century.” Cocktails crafted by the bar’s mixologist, Leo Holtzman, will be on provide.Norwegian’s Tobacco Road will be […]

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Cosmopolitan’s newest artist-in-residence creates life-size installation

The Cosmopolitan, in partnership with Art Production Fund, recently introduced Paula Wilson as its newest artist-in-residence.During her residency, Wilson will turn the P3Studio on the third floor of the property into a bazaar of sorts, where visitors will be surrounded by her life-size installation.The main studio is meant to feel like a Turkish marketplace, and guests can browse and touch items, such as oversized bags and one-of-a-kind clothing hanging on racks, that are situated around the room. The studio walls have been painted into an animated abstraction of the desert landscape.In the second room of P3Studio, Wilson stands on stilts […]

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