A Magnifica Experience

Aug 1, 2018
Advertorial Archive

RELAX IN TRUE COMFORT from take-off to landing as Alitalia’s Magnifica business class pampers you with its wide range of services and all-Italian hospitality. Onboard, relax with luxurious Poltrona Frau leather seats that recline 180 degrees to a fully-flat position and enjoy the special massage function. Move about the cabin freely, as each seat has direct aisle access.

For added comfort and relaxation, a stylish amenity kit by Ferragamo is provided.

For the eighth-consecutive year, Alitalia received the Best Airline Cuisine award from Global Traveler, strengthening its reputation as one of the airlines offering the best quality business-class meals on long-haul flights. Alitalia’s cuisine is simple, but rich in flavor, based on the best traditional Italian recipes.

The wine selection is admired for the research and promotion of native Italian vines and for the excellent food and wine pairings served on board.

With the Dine Anytime service, you decide when to enjoy award-winning meals served on Richard Ginori porcelain. You can finish your meal with a uniquely Italian touch: a Lavazza espresso and four different flavors of coffee.

Enjoy the best Italian and foreign movies, available in their original language. The in-flight entertainment provides a wide selection of music, television series and video games for a personalized journey. Children stay entertained during the flight with a large selection of video games.

Magnifica business class seats are equipped with ports to charge your electronic devices.

Alitalia introduced WiFi connectivity and international roaming on part of its long-haul fleet so you can surf the internet and stay connected. Take advantage of the complimentary WiFi FLEX package with 50MB of connectivity.

The experience begins before you even board. Take advantage of priority check-in desks, security lanes and boarding gates. You can relax in Casa Alitalia lounges, designed to convey the feeling of Italian hospitality while offering all the services required by the the most discerning travelers, including private meeting rooms, Wi-Fi connectivity and showers. The heart of Casa Alitalia lounges is reserved for dining. It includes a live cooking area where chefs prepare — for lunch and dinner — pasta and pizza on the spot, a buffet area, a wide selection of Italian wines, international drinks and cocktails and, a must for every Italian home, the rich aroma of the new coffee blends created by Lavazza.

Learn more at alitalia.com.

IN MAGNIFICA CLASS
• Generous baggage allowance of 2 bags of up to 32Kg each
• Completely horizontal bed position
• Award winning cuisine
• Wines selected in collaboration with the Italian Sommelier Foundation
• 15 and 15.4-inch LCD screens (depending on the aircraft) with noise-canceling headphones

Introducing

FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Feature
Oct 20, 2019

PHL Receives Grant for SEPTA Improvement

Philadelphia International Airport received two grants from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for platform improvements at SEPTA’s Airport Regional Rail Line stops.

The Island of the Knights

Welcome to Rhodes, a medieval treasure beautifully preserved throughout the centuries. Rhodes is the capital of the Dodecanese, an island ideal not only for those who want to relax, but also for those looking for an action-packed holiday! With its bright green hills, rich green valleys and uninterrupted line of golden beaches, Rhodes is truly a blessed place. “The sun island” has more sunshiny days and milder temperatures throughout the year than any other location in Greece. It is, after all, one of the country’s easternmost places and among the first to welcome summer on its impressive beaches. Add in the excellent facilities for tourism, the island’s special blend of cosmopolitan and traditional, and numerous cultural and archaeological sites, the most important being the Medieval (Old) Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and you’ve got the perfect holiday destination. While on Rhodes, don’t miss a daytrip to nearby Sými. An island of sponge divers and seamen, Sými used to have 30,000 inhabitants before the Second World War and was the richest island in the Dodecanese, despite its small size. Today, Sými attracts many visitors thanks to its beautifully preserved Neo-Classical buildings and the famous Archangel Michael monastery at Panormitis.

Feature
Oct 20, 2019

Lyft Trials Car Rental Service

Lyft is looking to get into the car rental business. The ride-hailing company is testing the service in three California cities: San Francisco, Los Angeles and Oakland.

News
Oct 20, 2019

Six Senses Opens on the Bosphorus Strait

Six Senses Kocataş Mansions opened late last month along the Bosphorus Strait. The property is housed within two restored, Ottoman-era mansions in Istanbul. The resort’s urban decor incorporates architectural features and artifacts from the mansions.

Your Home Away From Home

Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.

Daily
Oct 20, 2019

New Cruise Line Docks in Tampa

MSC Cruises, the world’s fastest-growing and fourth-largest cruise line, launches cruises from Tampa Nov. 11, 2020. MSC Armonia will sail from Tampa to the Caribbean, Mexico and the Bahamas.

News
Oct 18, 2019

IHG Signs New InterContinental Property in Saudi Arabia

InterContinental Hotels Group expands its footprint in Saudi Arabia with plans for the new InterContinental Durrat Al Riyadh. The property opens in 2020, a short drive from King Khalid International Airport. The property is also near King Abdullah Financial District and many luxury shopping options.

Mexico awaits you!

Get to know Mexico with ONE FREE NIGHT With Fiesta Americana Get to know Mexico with the largest hotel company in the country, offering more than 185 options in the best city and resort destinations. Book at any of our hotels with the best available rate at the time of booking and get one night free.

Feature
Oct 18, 2019

Heathrow Project Would Turn Waste Into Furniture, Uniforms

Heathrow Airport is testing new technology that could help recycle all of its plastic waste into uniforms and furniture.