Following renovations in 2020, the current Loews Regency San Francisco begins new life as the Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero. "With a rich cultural landscape, unmatched culinary experiences and a market strengthened by the region's renowned tech boom, San Francisco is one of the

W London - Leicester Square’s multimillion dollar renovation brings guests the newest in style, luxury design and in-room technology. The renovations will extend to the hotel’s 192 guestrooms and suites, in collaboration with Jack Irving, well-known artist and designer. The partnership will produce one-of-a-kind, immersive, in-room

Norwegian added gate-to-gate WiFi service to its inflight WiFi service. Passengers can now stay connected for the entire flight duration. Before this, passengers had access to WiFi only when the plane was above 10,000 feet. The service now offers in-flight WiFi the entire time passengers are

Virgin Atlantic partners with Change Please, an award-winning coffee company that provides employment to the homeless, to create a bespoke coffee blend available on all Virgin Atlantic flights starting this fall. The coffee is uniquely designed for consumption at high altitudes. The coffee blend is

The Langley, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Buckinghamshire opened outside London in Langley Park. It offers 41 guestrooms across two historic buildings, including the former hunting lodge of the third Duke of Marlborough and an 18th-century brew house. The property received a six-year, multimillion dollar renovation

Marriott International is jumping on the home-sharing bandwagon: The global hotel chain is starting its own brand of temporary living spaces, similar to companies like Airbnb and HomeAway. Called Homes & Villas by Marriott International, the brand will comprise more than 2,000 vacation rental properties in

W Hotels heads to Buenos Aires, with a new property planned to open in 2024. The hotel is slated for a 34-story, mixed-use tower in the heart of the Puerto Madero neighborhood. The property is developed in cooperation with GNV Group. “We are thrilled to be

Supersonic jets actually break the sound barrier when taking off, which was deemed too disturbing for people on the ground. But now, Lockheed Martin hopes to build a quieter version of the ultra-fast jet. The company recently released plans for a Quiet Supersonic Technology Airliner, a

Westin Hotels & Resorts unveiled a new culinary program worldwide. The program focuses on helping travelers fuel workouts, productivity and sleep — all through the power of nutrition. The new program extends to Westin properties’ breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings, down to the individual ingredients

Earlier this year, United Airlines shored up its position as a leader among environmentally conscious airlines by signing a deal with World Energy. World Energy, a Boston-based energy firm, is set to deliver up to 10 million gallons of sustainable biofuel to United Airlines over the

A Japanese airline says it’s planning to use rabbit waste to help make cleaner fuel for its planes. All Nippon Airways formed a partnership with LanzaTech for a fuel source that would use recycled emissions converted into ethanol, using the enzymes found in rabbit waste. The

Curio Collection by Hilton expands its footprint in the U.S. West with five new hotels opened recently or opening in the next few months. New properties include The Chrysalis Inn & Spa Bellingham in Washington, Hotel Andaluz Albuquerque, Carté Hotel San Diego Downtown, Hoodoo Moab

Earlier in the month, Canada celebrated Latin culture with the largest festival of its kind, the 15th annual TD Salsa in Toronto Festival. Throughout the city, events featured Latino art and culture, dance, cuisine and music. Salsa parties and free dance classes occurred across Toronto,

Japan Airlines received its first Airbus A350 aircraft at Airbus’ headquarters in Toulouse, France. The delivery was a significant victory for Airbus, as the airline typically uses planes from competitors ATR, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer. Besides this A350, the airline has no other Airbus aircraft types