Travel and Hospitality Press Releases

Roland Dickey, JR. Rings in the New Year with $1 Special Limited-Time Offer

To celebrate the New Year, Roland Dickey, Jr. kicks off 'Pulled Pork Palooza' for a special limited-time offer. The celebration features $1 pulled pork sliders on Dickey's signature buttery rolls. Just in time for football and basketball playoffs, this limited time offer is available in store and can be ordered online.

Pennsylvania 6 Philly Announces Their 2015 New Year's Eve Event

Trying to eat some delicious food at one the nicest restaurants open in Philadelphia on New Year's Eve? Well, look no further than Pennsylvania 6 Philly the evening of December 31, as they will be offering a $75 four course menu with two seating's at 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM. An à la carte menu will also be available, and, although they will be hosting the two four course dinners, the restaurant will still be open to the public, they will have a DJ spinning all of the hottest tunes, and plenty of drinks will be available until they close 2:00 AM. To learn more about their New Year's Eve event, please call them at 267-639-5606, or email them at info@pennsylvania6philly.com.

Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts Announces Discounted Prices Until Thanksgiving

LogoOn the beautiful gulf coast of Florida, those families or groups of friends looking for a getaway as the summer ends and autumn begins can take advantage of discounted pricing models with Anna Maria Luxury Beachfronts. From now until the week before Thanksgiving, the luxurious properties on Anna Maria Island can be rented for 10 percent off the original price. There are five properties for groups to select their stay, each containing a distinct ambiance and style.

Field House Philly Now Offering Happy Hour Specials

LogoField House Philly is pleased to announce their happy hour specials this fall. End the long work week with a cold brew. It’s time to eat some good food, relax and drink some beer.

Apex Expeditions Proudly Announces Their 2015 Expedition Portfolio

Apex Expeditions proudly announces the opening of bookings for various travel experiences in 2015. Individuals searching for a new challenge find these tours to be exactly what they need as the tours take participants to fascinating places to see endangered, elusive, and hard to find species. One need look no further than Apex Expeditions (www.apex-expeditions.com) when planning an exotic vacation.

Market Report, "Online Travel Sales to Country Residents in Colombia", Published

LogoCurrent online travel sales to country residents increased by 28% in 2013. The two largest components to the category, airlines online sales and travel accommodation, posted strong growth advancing by 23% and 42% respectively. Airlines and hotels developed transactional websites and portals like TripAdvisor.co also play an important role since they have links to different portals for booking hotels and flights that allow comparison of different tariffs and different payment options.

Tourism Flows Domestic in Mexico - New Report Available

LogoDuring 2013 domestic tourism flows saw positive performance due to the confidence in the new presidential administration, but in the last trimester the newly announced fiscal and economic reforms caused people to become more cautious in spending and that led domestic tourism flows to have only moderate growth by the end of the year when estimated GDP was announced to have a weaker performance than expected with less than 2% of growth. Also in the last quarter of 2013 tropical storms affected some of the most popular domestic destinations such as Acapulco, Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Veracruz, Michoacan and Jalisco. Those cities struggled to be clean and safe again but thanks to government and people's support tourism was reactivated by December.

Siem Reap Tour Guides Offers Multi-Lingual Tours in Angkor Wat Cambodia

Siem Reap Tour Guides and Mr. Navy Hoeun, tour operator, are pleased to announce that they provide customized tours in the Siem Reap Angkor Wat area. The tour guides in Siem Reap organization are focused on serving visitors who need independence and privacy during their travels. The Angkor tour guides can assist in taking good pictures during the tour, as well.

Explore Best Tourist Attractions in Singapore Stylishly via Segway Tours

Exploring the beauty of the urban landscape of Singapore is among the top activities that tourists should do when visiting the country-- and touring around the famous Singaporean landmarks is now made easier, thanks to the Segway Personal Transporter by the Segway Tours Singapore.

Avoid Missing Holidays at the Last Minute with Evisa Urgently Offered at Visa-Vietnam.org

LogoGetting a visa for Vietnam is slightly more involved than getting one for other countries in Southeast Asia. Aside from a few, lucky nationalities that are exempt, few will certainly be denied entry if they turn up without a visa. Understanding this, Visa-Vietnam.org is offering eVisa urgently services to individuals, families and businesses in need of Vietnamese visas.

Champagne Sailing Assures Cruise of a Lifetime Across Sydney Harbor

LogoThose planning a trip across the spectacular Sydney harbor need not look further- leading Sydney cruising portal Champagne Sailing has assured the cruise of a lifetime across the most beautiful harbor of the world.

Hampton Inn & Suites at Kansas Star Casino Doubles Room Total

LogoThe Hampton Inn & Suites at the Kansas Star Casino opened 150 additional rooms on August 15. This planned expansion comes as the Kansas Star Casino nears completion of its final phase of construction that began in March 2011 and will add a convention center and equestrian center to the $330 million development.

Hampton Inn & Suites at Kansas Star Casino Doubles Room Total

LogoThe Hampton Inn & Suites at the Kansas Star Casino opened 150 additional rooms on August 15. This planned expansion comes as the Kansas Star Casino nears completion of its final phase of construction that began in March 2011 and will add a convention center and equestrian center to the $330 million development.

GEEO Announces Summer Travel to the East

Excellent teachers know that learning takes place best when students can discover the subject matter for themselves. Setting up a meaningful experience is more powerful than any lecture. However, many classroom instructors cannot afford the expense to experience other cultures for themselves and rely on scholarly journals and secondhand accounts to learn. Committed to changing this reality for teachers, Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO) the company American educators trust for discounted teacher travel, as described at http://www.geeo.org/mission/ is delighted to announce summer trips to China.

GEEO Announces Summer Travel

The magnificence of the Great Wall of China, the mystery of the Silk Road, and the breathtaking splendor of Halong Bay—Every day, teachers across the United States share these important Asian landmarks with their students, but a precious few have actually experienced them. Traveling internationally on a teacher’s salary often makes such journeys too cost prohibitive to consider. Known as the leader in discounted teacher travel, as seen at http://www.geeo.org/mission/ , Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO) is thrilled to announce summer travel to Asia.

"Luxury Travel Goods in Taiwan" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoAccording to the Taiwan Tourism Bureau's statistics, the number of Taiwanese nationals travelling abroad grew by 7% and 8% in 2012 and 2013 respectively. These increases in outbound travel were largely due to declining travel costs and changing lifestyle values among younger consumers, who perceived travelling to be a necessity rather than a luxury. The increase in travel activity led to an overall boost of sales of luxury travel goods in 2013.

New Report Available: City Travel Briefing: Cape Town

LogoTourism in Cape Town is poised for significant growth as the city continues to be a leading African destination for leisure visitors from Europe and the US, whilst arrivals from emerging markets such as China, India and Russia are addressing the gap for long-stay business travel. Domestic and regional tourism growth is helping mitigate seasonality and new events such as the World Design Capital 2014 are giving the city the opportunity to finally be perceived as an all year round destination.

Web Travel Market Launches Their B2B Tourism Services

Web Travel Market (WTM) deals with tourism professionals, hotel sales dealers, tour operators, and travel agencies. It does not service individual consumers. They directly connect travel/tourism organisers and accommodation suppliers together to reduce costs, simplify, and negotiate group or allotment prices and conditions. It’s a quick way to find a counterpart in the industry without an intermediary, cutting out the need to wait for travel trade shows to grab the lowest wholesale prices or available capacities, and the requirements to perform endless online queries to generate relevant results.

Saddleworth Hotel Voted Most Favored Wedding Venue in Manchester

Recent reports show that people are starting to spend more on the wedding venues as compared to other expenditures of the entire wedding. According to the report, it is said that the location says a lot more about the class of the couple, and the entire setting than other aspects of the wedding.

Bestwestern.dk Announced Exclusive Offers for Guests

LogoStaying at one of the 23 hotels belonging to the Best Western Hotel chains has become even more affordable. The hotels have announced Rewards points to guests who book directly through them. The Rewards Points can be redeemed for FREE night stays at any Best Western hotels in the world, Best Western Travel Card and much more. Bookings can be done directly through the hotel’s website or through their toll free Central Reservation Office number see the list here or by contacting the hotel directly. A list of all Best Western hotels in Denmark is available on Bestwestern.dk. Guests who book through other booking channels are offered 500 bonus Rewards points for their next stay if they make their reservation through Best Western.

IAM Group LTD Japan Offers Stunning Packages for Touring Yokohama

LogoWhen opting for a travel package, one has to be mindful of a lot of details. IAM Group Ltd Japan is one of the top names that have been offering some of the finest tour packages. Those who love travelling should make it a point to explore the package details because it is one such company that has been doing its best to offer packages where people can enjoy to the fullest.

New Report Available: Online Travel Sales to Country Residents in Mexico

LogoDuring 2013 online travel sales to country residents saw a current value increase of 13%, faster than the previous year but slower than the growth rates seen earlier in the review period, as the market is growing from a larger base. Nevertheless thanks to a fast positioning and penetration of online travel agencies more Mexicans use online services to investigate, compare, plan and pay for their holidays. Is easier and faster to look for some destinations online and then compare transportation...

New Market Research Report: Travel Retail in Colombia

LogoTravel retail sales continued to benefit from the development in domestic and incoming tourism, and in 2013 posted an increase of 7% in current value. Themed tourism like bird watching, eco-tourism, adventure or diving, for example, are developing categories and although sun and sand destinations are the most preferred, travel agencies rely on their experience to offer appealing packages and plans to customers in the categories mentioned above, as most consumers need ideas when planning vacations.

Market Report, "Travel Accommodation in Colombia", Published

LogoDuring 2013 hotel sales increased by 10% in current terms and by1% in number of rooms. This was driven by the tax benefits that still apply for building of new hotels and renovating of existent hotels, exemption from rent tax for 30 years and improvement in the economy and better perception of country's security which attracted business and leisure tourism. In spite of the good results, occupancy rates dropped in 2013 because of imbalanced demand and supply and increase in informal accommodation ie those lodging places that are not registered in the Registro Nacional de Turismo (RNT). Average daily rates saw a moderate increase of 1%, mostly due to the strong competition and despite the increase in VAT for lodging since 1 January 2013 from 10% to 16% which affected profitability.

New Market Research Report: Tourism Flows Domestic in Colombia

LogoDomestic tourism continued exhibiting strong growth and in 2013, trips increased 17%. One of the most important factors behind this performance was the strengthening in the operation of low cost carriers like Viva Colombia and Easy Fly, which led other airlines to lower the price of tickets and offer strong discounts more frequently. Domestic travellers by air increased 22% in 2013, whilst land transportation by bus, although it continued to move the biggest proportion of tourists, barely grew in 2013.

Market Report, "Health and Wellness Tourism in Mexico", Published

LogoMexico strives to be among the top destinations for health and wellness tourism in the world, and its close proximity and cost savings of up to and even over 50% for surgeries and medical procedures when compared to the same procedures in the US make it a popular destination indeed. It also boasts more than 100 certified hospitals by international standards of the Joint Commission International, alternative medicine such as hydrotherapy, temazcal and thalassotherapy, amongst others. This led the government and private companies to invest during the review period in hospitals and hotels in main cities such as Monterrey, Puebla, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Puerto Vallarta, Queretaro, San Luis Rio Colorado, Riviera Maya, Tijuana and Mexico City. The purpose is to increase and improve infrastructure to offer high-quality services in order to attract more health and wellness tourism and increase its permanence in the country. Some of these projects are known as Health City or Medical City and include all services that patients and their families would need (accommodation, transportation and attractions, amongst others).

NYC's Metropolitan Museum of Art the Ghost Detectives Arrive

Sherlock Holmes has often said when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable must be the truth. But what happens if the improbable happens to be...paranormal? Well according Pete and Stew Kandel (known as Dr. Pete and Dr. Stew) noted paranormal investigators and licensed NYC tour guides aka New York's “Ghost Doctors,” the paranormal may just be possible especially behind the walls of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.