United Airlines adds almost 150 additional flights between its hubs and popular spring break destinations, including Arizona, Florida, Hawai’i, Mexico, the Caribbean and select ski destinations.
Flights will launch spring 2019, with 31 flights to leisure destinations, including 12 islands in the Caribbean; 28 additional flights to seven cities in Mexico; and 27 flights to seven destinations in Central America. There will also be 16 flights to Costa Rica, three flights to Guatemala and three flights to Belize.
“We want our customers to know that, no matter where they want to go for spring break, United Airlines can get them there,” Ankit Gupta, vice president, United Airlines, said in a statement. “This is the time of year when our customers start thinking about and planning the perfect getaway, and with our expanded spring schedule, we are offering more flights and more destinations than ever before.”
The airline also extends its new seasonal, non-stop flights between Chicago (ORD) and Brownsville/South Padre Island (BRO) through the end of the spring travel season in April.
The airline is adding seven more flights to Phoenix (PHX) and Tucson (TUS); 15 additional flights to 10 cities in Florida; eight more flights to four islands in Hawai’I; and 10 more flights to four of Colorado’s top ski destinations, including Vail (EGE), Crested Butte (GUC), Steamboat Springs (SBS) and Telluride (TEX).
Four Seasons now offers a full-service, online shopping experience. Travelers can purchase Four Seasons beds, linens, towels, robes and more. Each product receives premium packaging and door-to-door delivery, with the shopping experience assisted by unique chat options — shoppers enjoy the Four Seasons standard of service from home.
TAP Air Portugal is adding 15 new weekly flights from the United States and Canada by summer 2020, a new record for the carrier of 71 weekly flights between North America and Portugal.
The Hyatt Regency brand returns to Cairo with the anticipated 2020 opening of Hyatt Regency Cairo West. The property is aimed at both business and leisure travelers with its close proximity to Pyramids Heights Business Park, diverse corporations and landmarks such as the Pyramids of Giza.
Wild Women Expeditions is bringing women to the forefront of the tourism industry as it becomes more socially acceptable for Peruvian women to serve as porters and guides on mountain treks on the Inca Trail. Previous culturally held stereotypes assumed the strenuous work was too difficult for female professionals.
Thessaloniki is the second-largest city of Greece and the most important center of the area. Built near the sea, elegant and refined, the Greek “Lady of the North” is a modern, vivacious city that welcomes visitors eager to learn about its history and culture, and at the same time have fun, relax, go shopping or simply explore the cityscape by the sea.
Six Senses Galapagos plans to provide travelers with unique experiences that embrace the destination’s one-of-a-kind natural environment. The resort, which opens in 2021, is situated in Cerro Verde on the coast of San Cristobal Island. The island is known as the quietest of the main Galapagos Islands. Resort plans focus heavily on doing its part to restore the original endemic ecosystem, eradicate invasive species and maintain native plants.
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.
The AAA Four Diamond Hotel Concord in downtown Concord, New Hampshire, claims it offers exactly what business travelers require for a luxurious and productive stay. According to the property, it all comes down to its renowned concierge service that takes comfortable and accommodating to another level.