June 2013

Expedia, Orbitz, and Travelocity Most Usable; Hipmunk, Airbnb, and Jetsetter On Bottom

NEW YORK — Leading web researchers Change Sciences Group (www.changesciences.com) released all new data ranking Travel web sites for usability, engagement, and conversion. The rankings are based on Change Sciences’ Experience Cloud platform, which compares how people experience sites with…


Free Wi-Fi, Shuttle Service And Kitchenettes Top Hotels.com Guest Census – Offers 13% Off Code To Celebrate

After hosting a Twitter chat to compile a list of guest preferences, Hotels.com asked consumers to share their opinions through a series of polls in the categories of hotel services, on-site amenities and room features. “For a long time, hotels offered a…


Charleston,SC 787 Dreamliner Experience!

Boeing rolled out the red-carpet, so to speak, in Charleston, SC this weekend to introduce the  Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flight Tracker software.  This new tool will allow you to track  flights and explore unique vantage points using FlightAware data and views…


Thailand’s Don Mueang Airport to get 10 Billion Baht Renovation

The Airports of Thailand (AoT) announced this week a plan to invest at least 10 billion baht on renovating the quickly aging Don Mueang Airport. The goal is that Don Mueang will serve 27 million customers by 2016. Suvarnabhumi Airport, the…





Boeing Delivers First 787 Dreamliner to be Operated by Norwegian

EVERETT, Wash., June 28, 2013 — Boeing (NYSE: BA), International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) and Norwegian celebrated several milestones Thursday during a delivery ceremony for a new 787 Dreamliner. It was the first 787 delivered to ILFC and its lessee, Norwegian, which…




British Airways’ First 787s Open For Sale With Celebratory Fares

British Airways: Posted on Thursday, June 27th, 2013 Star of stage and screen, Kim Cattrall, who was born in England, grew up in Canada and lives in the US, today began the countdown for customers to book flights on British…



Enter To Win 1 of 11 Built-To-Order Strada Bike From Element Hotels

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 26, 2013– Element® Hotels is wasting no time getting guests into the summer swing. No stranger to the summer sun, thanks to a smart hotel design that captures 90 percent of daylight, Starwood’s trailblazing, eco-wise brand, marked the season’s…


Win a 7 Night Stay at Any Four Points Location Around the World With the Four Points by Sheraton Share the Moment Photo Contest

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 26, 2013– Recognizing that it’s often the friendly gestures that are most appreciated by business travelers after a long day on the road, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.’s (NYSE: HOT) Four Points by Sheratonbrand has brought back its…



Prince De Galles, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Set To Reopen

I am adding this hotel onto my bucket list! It looks amazing from the pictures of the renovation. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Reopens an Art Deco Icon: Prince De Galles, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Paris Following a Two Year Restoration…