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Amadeus and Seneca College Offer Training

Amadeus reports it has joined forces with Seneca College in Toronto, one of the largest colleges in Canada, to launch the first program from Amadeus Training Services in North America. 

The program is designed to help train students and foster future professionals by educating them on...

 

Rooftop Bar Roundup

As winter (slowly) melts away, we are ready to drink in both the warm weather and some sexy cocktails. It’s rooftop bar season! Here is a roundup of some of our favorite rooftop bars around the world. 

It seems that the Viceroy New York is ready as well with today's debut of The...

 

Skiing: The Best End Of Season Parties

Tom Metcalf, The Daily Telegraph, March 21, 2014

The Brits
Where Tignes, France
When March 29 – April 5, 2014
Cost Seven nights accommodation, six day lift pass and festival wristband from £290
What's it all about? Now in its 25th year this week-long bash attracts thousands of...

 

London Hot Spots: Berners Tavern

One of the most buzzed about restaurants in London at the moment is Berners Tavern in the recently opened Schrager/Marriott EDITION Hotel in elegant Fitzrovia, a quiet hamlet just north of bustling Oxford Street.  Based on our meal last night, if you’ve got clients headed to London,...

 

Design Hotels' THE THIEF Debuts Swanky Oslo Spa

Spa enthusiasts looking for something off the beaten path ought to have Oslo on their radar. We hear that The THIEF has debuted, brining a brand-new spa experience (of a swanky variety) to Norway's capital.

THIEF SPA takes its aesthetic inspiration from Norway's natural landscape. The...

 

Top 10 Classic Cocktail Bars In London

Jared Brown, The Guardian, March 18, 2014

To the uninitiated it might seem that London has suddenly embraced cocktails, yet the city has always been a quiet, constant bastion of the cocktail, and the birthplace of numerous classics: from the white lady, the collins and the hanky panky to modern...

 

Greaves Unveils Tour for the Young at Heart

Greaves Tours LLC is taking India by storm with a new tour designed for the younger set (or the young at heart).

Designed for the 30-40 year old traveler, this active tour is a 16-day adventure including Mumbai, Coorg, Bengaluru, Chennai, Madurai, Kochi and Hyderabad.

It includes zip-lining...

 

Viceroy New York's New Rooftop Hideaway

Spring is (almost!) here. And believe us New Yorkers…we are ready for it. It seems that the Viceroy New York is ready as well with today's debut of The Roof - a lounge and outdoor terrace perched atop the new luxury hotel. 

The Roof is a supplement to Kingside, the street-level...

 

2014 Young Travel Leaders Conference to Be Held Dec. 8 in Las Vegas

NEW YORK (Feb. 19, 2014) ─ The fifth annual Young Travel Leaders Conference (YTLC), produced by Questex Hospitality + Travel, will be held  Dec. 8 at The Palazzo® Las Vegas in conjunction with Luxury Travel Exchange International  (LTX). 

The Young Travel Leaders Conference,...

 

Design Hotels Welcomes Nine New Members

Design Hotels is kicking off 2014 with nine new members in its portfolio. The new additions span three continents, from North America to Europe to Asia. The new additions bring the Design Hotels portfolio to more than 260 member hotels in 170 destinations.

Miss Clara, Stockholm, Sweden

One of...

 

Tech Buzz: Google Glass Partners With Ray-Bans for Fashion Specs

Here's some exciting news for high-tech travelers: CNN is reporting that Google Glass is "trying to shed its nerdy image" through a partnership with the company behind Ray-Bans and Oakley sunglasses.

Google announced this week that it is joining forces with eyewear giant Luxottica to...

 

Texas High School Senior Becomes Youngest CruiseOne Franchise Owner

CruiseOne (www.cruiseonefranchise.com) said its definitely seeing a shift toward a younger generation of travel agents in its franchise system. In fact, one new CruiseOne franchise is owned by 18-year-old Mubeen Walimomin, a senior at William B. Travis High School in Sugar Land, TX.

Walimomin has...

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