Enjoy Virgin Hotels New Orleans’ new offer to celebrate the holiday season. Paying homage to the beloved Christmas classic, A Christmas Story, Virgin Hotels New Orleans’s new offer allows guests to stay in either Sir Richard’s suite or the Penthouse Rooftop suite, each featuring a real Christmas tree from Forstall Interiorscapes, complete with ornaments for guests to decorate the tree.
The offer also includes a welcome holiday amenity, holiday décor throughout the suite, signature A Christmas Story bunny pajamas for two guests to take home and complimentary valet parking for one vehicle. Guests of the offer also enjoy a special Peking duck dinner followed by freshly baked cookies and milk in room, Fireside Sofa reservations at The Pool Club, two complimentary A Very Tiki Holiday cocktails, and an advance courtesy call prior to arrival from a YES! Agent. To book this offer, use code VIRGINVACAY. A two-night minimum stay is required. This offer runs through Dec. 31.
LATAM Airlines plans to launch a new non-stop service between Orlando, Florida, and Bogotá, Colombia, July 1. The route offers passengers a new way to reach Colombia and further connects passengers to the web of international destinations LATAM Airlines Group has in South America.
Discover why Global Traveler readers named Cunard® the Best Large-Ship Cruise Line for seven consecutive years. For a limited time, book your voyage during Cunard’s Explore with More promotion and take advantage of lower fares*, up to $1,200 Onboard Credit†, Free Specialty Dining for Two^, 50% Reduced Deposit††, and more. Choose from an array of exciting journeys, including Transatlantic Crossings and voyages to Alaska, the Caribbean and Canada & New England.
A deadly 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Türkiye and Syria Feb. 6, with more than 11,000 fatalities thus far reported. That number is expected to grow as rescue operations continue.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s time to start thinking about romantic getaways to spend some quality time with your special someone. Chile has been recognized as one of most romantic destinations in South America, making it an ideal Valentine’s destination. Of course, you don’t need to wait until Valentine’s Day to make a romantic trip to Chile.
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Here’s a destination some nature lovers and adventure travelers may still not have on their radars: the northernmost Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Visitors can explore endless dunes via horseback or camel, then settle into an Al Wadi Desert camp such as Sonara, where experiences include entertainment and dining beneath star-filled skies.
London’s newest hotel, The BoTree, announced its grand opening for July 2023. The property, in the center of London’s West End, features 199 rooms and 29 suites, as well as two destination restaurants, one featuring panoramic rooftop views of the city.
Awareness about fair and sustainable travel continues to grow around the globe, with travelers everywhere considering a destination’s eco-friendly options before visiting. As public consciousness for this important aspect of tourism strengthens, tourists also look beyond just ecotourism and delve deeper into types of travel that allow them to respect the local culture, interact with locals and distribute benefits fairly.
According to Allianz Partners USA’s recent Top Valentine’s Day Destinations report, searches for Valentine’s Day travel plans jumped by 45 percent this year, compared to last year. To conduct the survey, Allianz reviewed more than 700,000 itineraries for round-trip flights departing U.S. airport Feb. 2–6, with a return Feb. 9–13, finding 71 percent of itineraries are for domestic travel and 29 percent are for international trips.