Brussels Airlines expanded its popular Loft Lounge in Brussels Airport, opened October 2014. Business travelers expect comfort, exceptional service, design and high-end technology. Guests enjoy seven lounge hubs from the b.inspired space for kids and education, to the spa and relaxation hubs boasting wellness treatments and

Virgin Atlantic doubles its Heathrow (LHR)–Johannesburg (JNB) service Oct. 28, to twice daily. The second flight, operated with a Boeing 787-9 aircraft, departs Heathrow at 4:45 p.m., lands in Johannesburg at 5:40 a.m. the following day, with the return leg leaving Johannesburg at 10:20 p.m. and

India has a long history of gentle wellness traditions based in the ancient medical system of Ayurveda, such as Abhyanga massage, Swedana herbal steam baths and exfoliating Garshana treatments. Translated, Ayurveda is the combination of two Sanskrit words — Ayur, meaning “living or life,” and

Expect two new Meliá hotels to grace the Middle East this year. Meliá Hotels International recently announced a new hotel opening in Morocco and the United Arab Emirates in 2018. Desert Palm Hotel, Dubai Located just 20 minutes from center city, the all-new Desert Palm Dubai is

A new report from Virtuoso, the international travel agency network specializing in luxury and experiential travel, indicates rising traveler interest in sustainable tourism. The report defined sustainable tourism as travel that is environmentally friendly, protective of cultural and natural heritage and socially and economically beneficial

Virgin Atlantic will now have a hand-baggage only fare tier. It’s also adding upgraded economy seats. The changes mean the airline will have three different economy classes going forward. On the lowest end, there will be Economy Light, the HBO product matched by Delta, which owns

With an exotic location on the Nam Song River in Southeast Laos, the Amari Vang Vieng is the latest addition to the ONYX Hospitality Group portfolio. The property is situated in the small town of Vang Vieng, between Vientiane and Luang Prabang, offering 160 rooms

A new ridesharing service on the scene, Safr, focuses specifically on the safety and empowerment of female riders and drivers. The Boston-based rideshare app responds to the demand for efficient, safe and intelligent transportation options for women — Safr Hub was designed just for these

More airlines add hand-baggage only fares and now United Airlines will offer this tier on its trans-Atlantic flights. Lufthansa is expected to follow. United will introduce the fares on some trans-Atlantic and Latin American routes later in 2018. Lufthansa, operating a joint venture with United, will

Luxury lodging pros Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas head to the warm waters and tranquil beaches along the Caribbean island of St. Kitts. Opening in 2021, the new Six Senses Spa St. Kitts can be accessed via the grounds of an old sugar plantation, where

Plan ahead for the mother in your life or drop some hints for yourself with the luxury treatment at Hotel LeVeque in Columbus, Ohio. The stylish setting, waterfront views and hotel pampering, May 10–13, is a VIP weekend away, layered with city sightseeing and relaxing

Travelers aboard Oceania Cruises Marina or Riviera for the 2018 European season enjoy expanded culinary class options. The cruise line announced 16 new enriching experiences. “In The Culinary Center, guests cook under the instruction of faculty members who are experienced chefs and restaurateurs who have apprenticed

United Airlines temporarily halted transportation of animals on its flights after several animal-related incidents. Passengers can still bring pets on board in the cabin; the decision affects only pets stowed in cargo holds. The airline is conducting full investigations of the incidents and has not released