JetBlue recently announced its first European destination. The airline launches multiple daily flights to London from New York City (JFK) and Boston (BOS) in 2021. Airbus A321LR single-aisle aircraft with newly redesigned Mint class are slated for the routes. JetBlue is yet to announce which

W Hotels recently announced a new W Escape property in Bali. W Bali – Ubud joins W Bali – Seminyak, opened in 2010. The property plans to include Balinese art and locally inspired decor throughout the 100 guestrooms, which include 10 villas with private swimming pools.

InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah opened its doors in South Jakarta earlier in the month. The property sits in the affluent Pondok Indah neighborhood, which boasts high-end accommodations and international schools. Shopping, business facilities, Soekarno-Hatto International Airport and golf courses are nearby. The property offers more than

Hawaiian Airlines’ new Boston (BOS) route is now operational. The first flight landed at Boston Logan International Airport April 5. It is the longest interstate route in the United States and operates five times per week. Previously, Boston was the largest U.S. market without non-stop

Caribe Hilton reopens May 15 in Puerto Rico following its more than $100 million restoration. The iconic beach resort’s enhancements include guestroom and suite makeovers, new food and beverage outlets, redesigned social spaces and updated event space. The historic property was the first Hilton hotel outside

United Airlines is the first U.S. airline to offer non-binary gender options when booking. Now, customers have the option to identify as male, female, undisclosed or unspecified. United Airlines also recently worked with the Human Rights Campaign and The Trevor Project to train employees on preferred

British Airways unveiled its new business-class seat, due to arrive in July on the airline’s new Airbus A350 aircraft. The business-class Club Suite gives passengers direct-aisle access, suite doors for privacy and flat-bed seats in a 1-2-1 configuration. The new seats have 40 percent more storage

Hawaiian Airlines joined Carbon Lighthouse to co-pilot a clean energy project in Honolulu. Using Carbon Lighthouse’s unique, data-driven process called Efficiency Production, Hawaiian Airlines plans to deploy dozens of data-collecting sensors throughout Hawaiian Airlines’ Airport Center building. Data collected focuses on air and water temperature, HVAC

Aurora Expeditions added two new itineraries to its 2020–21 Arctic program. Aurora Expeditions clientele voted on possible new itineraries and the top two itineraries with the most votes were added to the upcoming schedule. The Iceland Circumnavigation itinerary is 11 days, departing June 2, 2020, and

Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, Beijing opened last month as the first Mandarin Oriental property in the city. The hotel sits on the top floors of WF Central, a lifestyle and retail complex. The property offers 73 guestrooms and suites, some of the largest in Beijing. Rooms feature

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru recently connected its first RoofSolar inverter, making it one of the destination’s largest resort-based solar installations. The installation includes more than 3,000 solar panels and takes up 58,000 square feet atop the staff village. The energy saved every year equates