Israel is having a tourism moment. In order to facilitate the large number of travelers coming to the country, a number of hotels are in the process of being built and brought under proper management.
In a recent announcement, the Israel Ministry of Tourism announced four new hotels set to open in the coming months.
The Schumacher Hotel in northern Israel recently completed a renovation on its 40 rooms and suites. The hotel features a restaurant, sun terrace and garden area as well as a number of meeting facilities.
The Daniel Hotel Herzliya is another recently renovated hotel north of Tel Aviv. The 31-room property is located on the beach, business-focused and features a spa, an outdoor pool, beach access, a business lounge, a conference center, two restaurants and a kids club.
In August, the WOM Allenby opened in Tel Aviv. The brand-new, pod-style hotel is just a block from the beach promenade and offers 40 stylish pod rooms to serve urban travelers. Each pod is outfitted with Egyptian cotton sheets, a desk, air conditioning, television, storage space and a safe.
Finally, a historic building in the White City neighborhood of Tel Aviv is getting renovated into a hotel. The Kabala Center will feature 90 rooms, a restaurant, a rooftop pool and a health and fitness center when it opens in about two years.
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Emirates boarding passes act as My Emirates Passes through March 31. A My Emirates Pass gives passengers benefits and discounts at leisure destinations across the United Arab Emirates and more than 500 retailers. The pass provides passengers with as much as up to 50 percent savings in some instances, including at hotel spas and fine-dining restaurants.
New tech amenities from IHG make guests’ stays even more convenient. The newly unveiled IHG Studio is a digital, in-room guest entertainment solution. Found on guests’ televisions, IHG Studio allows guests to connect and stream content from personal devices to in-room televisions, order extra pillows, arrange for late check-outs, review room charges, access a TV remote from the mobile app and order room service or on-property amenities.
The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.
Earlier in the month, American Airlines and British Airways kicked off construction on a $344 million project at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 8. The project aims to improve the overall customer experience with the addition of five gates, enhanced baggage systems, new lounges, premium check-in space, upgraded concessions and retail and more. Construction is due to wrap up in 2022.
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