News: Six Senses Botanique to open in Brazil next year

Six Senses has unveiled plans for the opening of its first property in the Americas in early 2021, with the launch of Six Senses Botanique in Brazil. The resort lies in the Mantiqueira area, 2.5 hours from São Paulo and 3.5 hours from Rio de Janeiro, 3,940 feet (1,200 meters) above sea level and at...
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News: New tourism campaign from Montenegro

The National Tourism Organisation of Montenegro has launched a new global campaign to showcase the natural environment of the country. It aims to bringing to life the relationship between nature and people and showcase its importance in a restrictive digital world. Inspiring travel to Montenegro, when possible, ‘Nature & Me’ focuses on the need for...
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News: World Travel Market Virtual arrives in London for first time

Travel and tourism professionals from around the world will reconnect for the first day of World Travel Market Virtual today, as the event debuts from London. The three-day virtual event for the international tourism community will run until Wednesday. The show also includes the Travel Forward Virtual and International Tourism & Investment Conference (ITIC). The...
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News: Hilton signs to bring Curio brand to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi

Miral has appointed Hilton to bring two new and unique hospitality offerings to Yas Island, while it invests AED627 million (£130 million) in their development. The WB Abu Dhabi, first Warner Bros. branded hotel in the world, will be operated and managed by Hilton under its upper-upscale Curio Collection by Hilton brand, while the serviced...
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News: New leadership for Nobu Ibiza Bay

Nobu Ibiza Bay has appointed Edwin Kramer to the position of general manager with the resort. He joins from Barcelona Edition, where he led the team as general manager for its launch in 2018. Kramer has been instrumental in four hotel openings, including the London Edition prior to moving to Barcelona. A seasoned hotelier, he...
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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Bachana Shelia, general manager, Resort Sairme

Resort Sairme has been recognised as an industry leader by voters at the World Travel Awards, with Breaking Travel News here chatting to general manager, Bachana Shelia, to find out the secrets of his success Breaking Travel News: Congratulations – Resort Sairme has been recognised as Georgia’s Leading Resort by voters at the World Travel...
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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Mine Tan Balto, general manager, Somerset Maslak Istanbul

Somerset Maslak Istanbul has been recognised as one of the leading hospitality players in Europe by the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News chats with Mine Tan Balto, general manager of the property, to find out more Breaking Travel News: Congratulations – Somerset Maslak Istanbul has been honoured with the title of Turkey’s Leading...
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News: World Travel Awards reveals Europe 2020 winners

World Travel Awards – the global initiative to recognise and reward excellence in travel and tourism – has announced its Europe 2020 winners to coincide with its inaugural Europe Winners Day. Winners include Portugal, which fended off stiff competition to emerge as ‘Europe’s Leading Destination’, while the imperial splendour of Moscow was acknowledged with awards...
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