Pleasant Holidays and Journese Expand Las Vegas Offerings

Pleasant Holidays and Journese Expand Las Vegas Offerings

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents can increase commissions by booking complete travel packages to Las Vegas. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer Pleasant Holidays and its luxury brand, Journese, announced the expansion of their Las Vegas vacation program with the addition of MGM…

Nobu Hotel Warsaw set for 2020 opening

Nobu Hotel Warsaw set for 2020 opening

Nobu Hospitality has announced its continued global expansion with a new property in Warsaw, Poland. On track for 20 hotels globally by 2020, Nobu Hotels was founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper. Nobu Hotel Warsaw will be situated…

IHG Will Bring Kimpton to 20 New Global Locations

IHG Will Bring Kimpton to 20 New Global Locations

The Kimpton hotel brand is poised for worldwide expansion over the next three to five years. InterContinental Hotels Group has just announced that it plans to open more than 25 Kimpton hotels across 20 new global destinations including Mexico City, Paris, Barcelona,…

Top Family Destinations from Villas of Distinction

Top Family Destinations from Villas of Distinction

Villas of Distinction, a 2019 Travvy Award winner for Best Villa Rental Company, offers travelers one-of-a-kind luxury escapes in the most coveted destinations around the globe. There’s a unique villa experience to suit every type of traveler and event, whether it’s a…

Inside Richard Branson’s adults only cruise ship

Inside Richard Branson’s adults only cruise ship

Virgin Voyages has released designs of its “rock star suites’’ that will be on its first adults-only ship, the Scarlet Lady. Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson said his cruise venture would bring rock and roll to the high seas. The company, hoping…

TUI adds touch augmented reality tours activities

TUI adds touch augmented reality tours activities

TUI is testing the use of augmented reality to help travelers learn more about what they’re seeing. TUI Destination Experiences is testing the technology via glasses that display information, images, video and 3D models. The trial, which is being carried out in…

Austin Adventures Names February Travel Agent Appreciation Month

Austin Adventures Names February Travel Agent Appreciation Month

WHY IT RATES: Austin Adventures has scheduled a variety of programs throughout the month of February specifically for the travel trade.—Mia Taylor, TravelPulse Senior Writer. For the second consecutive year, Austin Adventures is dedicating the entire month of February to acknowledging and…

JW Marriott Debuts in China's Winter Wonderland

JW Marriott Debuts in China's Winter Wonderland

WHY IT RATES: JW Marriott Hotel Harbin River North marks the brand’s first property in Northeast China and is located amid a variety of tourist attractions.—Mia Taylor, TravelPulse Senior Writer JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, today announced the opening of JW…