Damien O’Malley, a fourth-generation fisherman brought up around the scenic coast of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, recently launched Roundstone Bay & Island Tours to share his love of the region with visitors. Guests can choose from four tours, with private hire available, too. All tours take in the beaches of Gurteen and Dog’s Bay, as well as the deserted island of Inishlacken and Roundstone Bay’s resident dolphins, seals, sunfish, otters and basking sharks. The tours take place on a custom-built, 21-foot-long boat named Benbaun.
IHG® Hotels & Resorts certainly has a lot to celebrate, starting with an incredible growth story. Over the past five years, IHG has acquired or launched six new brands: Six Senses® Hotels Resorts Spas, Regent® Hotels & Resorts, Vignette™ Collection, voco™ hotels, avid® hotels and Atwell Suites™. Most recently, IHG reached an important milestone with its 6,000th open hotel. The company looks to further expand its portfolio by 30 percent with 1,800 hotels in the development pipeline, with significant focus on growth in the luxury segment where IHG is positioned as one of the top two hotel chains.
Azamara and PerryGolf partner to invite cruisers to attend The 151st Open at Royal Liverpool next year on the 2023 British Isles Golf Cruise with Azamara. The sailing allows golf lovers to not only attend a major golf championship, but also to play either six or three rounds of golf on some of the British Isles’ best courses.
Much of the global business travel industry has already made sustainable business travel a priority with a focus on reducing emissions and their environmental footprint. But the industry, as well as external stakeholders, such as policymakers, recognize more needs to be done.
MGM Resorts recently added a collection of Stay Well rooms to its 13 properties along the Strip, as well as a variety of different wellness experiences. With wellness travel a top trend in 2022, Las Vegas created new experiences for the health-conscious traveler.
Travelers flying Air France’s premium cabins have exciting culinary options to discover. Through October, the airline unveils new Michelin-starred menus created by French chefs Michel Roth and Anne-Sophie Pic in its long-haul La Première and business cabins departing from France. The chefs thoughtfully created refined dishes using carefully selected meat and fish, seasonal produce and vegetarian products.
Considering an autumnal adventure or Thanksgiving trip this year? Well, with walkable cities, cozy pubs and lots of seasonal festivals, the island of Ireland is calling. And if you need more reasons to Press the Green Button and go, take a look and see what awaits you on the Emerald Isle …
Hotel Supetar, located between the historic small town of Cavtat, Croatia, and the Adriatic Sea, reopens after a total renovation. The hotel reemerges as a boutique retreat after Croatian designers STUDIO LACROMA and Katarina Alamat Kusijanovic worked together to redesign and transform the property into something fresh.