Radisson opens the Flightgate Munich Airport Hotel

Radisson Hotel Group is expanding its portfolio at Munich Airport with the opening of the Flightgate Munich Airport Hotel, a member of Radisson Individuals. Located in Hallbergmoos, just outside the Bavarian capital and 10 minutes from the airport, the property […]

New tour at Iolani Palace focuses on King Kalakaua

Hawaii’s Iolani Palace has launched a new tour that showcases the life of the Islands’ last reigning king, David Kalakaua. The tour will share the king’s achievements and historical accounts as it takes guests to the basement galleries to see […]

Buttigieg warns airlines that a summer mess 'can't happen again'

With the upcoming Memorial Day weekend kicking off the summer travel season, DOT secretary Pete Buttigieg says the Department of Transportation is ready to hold airlines’ feet to the fire if necessary.  But Buttigieg also acknowledged shortcomings in air traffic […]

Civil rights groups warn tourists about Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) over the weekend issued a travel advisory for Florida, joining two other civil rights groups in warning potential tourists that recent laws and policies championed by […]

South Africa gets real in its promotion of 'authentic travel'

Travelers the world over are increasingly seeking genuine and immersive experiences when they explore new destinations. More of them yearn to connect with local cultures, understand the local way of life and contribute to the communities they visit. American travelers […]

Hit the road to dreamland: Africa's options for a good night's sleep

There’s been a lot of emphasis on improving sleep quality lately, with terms like “Covid-somnia” entering the language and anxiety levels increasing. And from that has come the latest wellness trend, sleep tourism, which involves traveling to exotic locations to […]

Hilton Waikoloa Village reopens redesigned pool area

The Hilton Waikoloa Village, located on the Big Island of Hawaii, has reopened its largest pool, the Kona Pool, following a refresh of the pool complex. The family-friendly pool is known for its waterslides, rope bridge and sand-bottom kids’ pool. […]

Taking on the state's top issues at the Hawaii Roundtable

HONOLULU — Following last month’s Travel Weekly Hawaii Leadership Forum at the Sheraton Waikiki, nine advisors, hoteliers and wholesalers gathered to discuss some of the biggest tourism issues facing the Islands.Travel Weekly editor in chief Arnie Weissmann moderated the Hawaii […]

Pleasant Holidays, Journese unveil Hawaii deals and incentives

Pleasant Holidays and its luxury brand, Journese, are offering exclusive savings on hotel rates as part of their new Hawaii Summer Vacation Sale. They also announced a new incentive program for advisors booking Hawaii travel for this summer and beyond. […]