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JetBlue to broaden top quality service

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Icelandic carrier Wow eyes U.S. start in March

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.... Read More

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.... Read More

Miami’s oldest bar coming to Norwegian Escape

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.... Read More

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.... Read More

New show at Riviera to feature big cats

Magician Dirk Arthur is opening a display that includes large cats at the Riviera Hotel &amp On line casino on Dec. 1.

In “Dirk Arthur’s Wild Illusions!” magic and illusions are interwoven with comedy although Arthur is onstage with big cats.... Read More

Initial two resorts split ground at Disney World’s Flamingo Crossings

Alaska-primarily based developer JL Qualities has damaged ground on two new lodge projects at Disney’s Flamingo Crossings, an location just west of the Walt Disney World complicated.

The two new accommodations will be operated under the Marriott umbrella: a TownPlace Suites and a SpringHill Suites, and mixed will comprise five hundred rooms. The properties are envisioned to open up by January 2016.... Read More

Travel industry seeks to assure, educate customers about Ebola

As three Caribbean and two South American nations this 7 days banned travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa nations, and as members of Congress accused well being officials of not performing enough to contain it, the travel industry weighed in on phone calls for travel limits and what the sector can do to handle travelers’ concerns.

“We’re having our cues from safety and health specialists who have been opposed to travel bans, which are ineffective at ideal and even counterproductive at worst,” stated Jonathan Grella, senior vice president of public affairs at U.S. Travel Affiliation, which opposes a travel ban.... Read More