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JW Marriott Opens in Chengdu, China

October 31, 2016 by douloff

CHENGDU, CHINA — JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has debuted JW Marriott Hotel Chengdu, it was announced Oct. 19. Offering 298 rooms, 47 suites, and an executive lounge, the hotel, located in the central business district, features a contemporary design


Kempinski Opens All-Inclusive Tented Camp on Kenyan Game Reserve

January 17, 2013 by Don Douloff

Kempinski Hotels has opened the all-inclusive Olare Mara Kempinski, Masai Mara Tented Camp, on a game reserve in Kenya. The company’s first property in Kenya, the 12-tent camp is located in the Olare Orok Conservancy Masai Mara, a one-hour flight


Ojai Valley Inn Offers Art-Themed Group Activities

August 29, 2012 by Don Douloff

By Anne Dimon A class in the Artist Cottage & Apothecary, at the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, in Southern California, is a unique option to add to a meeting or incentive-travel group program. The 90-minute custom-blending class, for instance,


Drukair Adding Flights to Bhutan

July 23, 2012 by Don Douloff

Drukair, the Royal Bhutan Airlines, will begin offering service into Paro International Airport in Bhutan, in South Asia, through Singapore and Mumbai, India, beginning Sept.1. Currently, Drukair offers flights into Bhutan from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Thailand, but with the


Check-in Areas at 5 European Airports Possible Targets of Terror Plot

October 4, 2010 by Don Douloff

Japan has issued a travel alert for Europe, joining the U.S. and Britain in warning of a possible terrorist attack by al-Qaeda or other groups.


World’s Newest Mega-Yacht to Sail in Antarctic

August 24, 2010 by Don Douloff

A 264-guest mega-yacht will sail in Antarctica this winter on 10- and 15-night voyages exploring the White Continent from Nov. 24, 2010, to Feb. 8, 2011.


Treehouse Hotel Opening July 17 in Northern Sweden

July 15, 2010 by Don Douloff

A lofty new hotel concept is set to open in a remote village in northern Sweden, which aims to elevate the simple treehouse into a world-class destination for design-conscious travellers.


Whitney Museum to Break Ground on New Museum in New York in 2011

May 27, 2010 by Don Douloff

The Whitney Museum of American Art will break ground on a new museum in downtown Manhattan in 2011.


Ottawa's Museum of Nature Reopening Saturday After Major Renovation

May 20, 2010 by Don Douloff

The Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa will unveil the fruits of an eight-year, multi-million-dollar renovation when it opens its doors to the public Saturday.


JPdL Launches Ottawa Office

May 11, 2010 by Don Douloff

JPdL destination management company has expanded again, launching JPdL DMC Ottawa.


Flooding Forces Closure of Nashville’s Opryland Convention Centre

May 7, 2010 by Don Douloff

Floodwaters have closed the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, in Nashville, Tenn., potentially stranding scores of incentive travel and meetings groups.


Cosmopolitan Resort Opening in Las Vegas in December

May 4, 2010 by Don Douloff

The 2,995-room Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is set to open in December in Las Vegas and will feature a 110,000-sq.-ft. casino.