Three-in-One Resorts World Las Vegas set to open June 24

Resorts World Las Vegas, the first ground-up resort development on the Las Vegas Strip in more than a decade, will officially open its doors on June 24. Through a historic partnership with Hilton, Resorts World Las Vegas will feature 3,500 guest rooms and suites from three premium Hilton brands – the largest multi-brand deal in Hilton’s history – […]

Moab Adventure Center anticipating record breaking business this summer

  As the COVID-19 post-lockdown continues to open up travel, Moab (Utah) Adventure Center says it anticipates breaking visitor records when it comes to servicing recreational groups this upcoming season. Moab Adventure Center is a division of Western River Expeditions (http://www.westernriver.com/) an adventure travel company headquartered in Salt Lake City, with operations and offices in […]

Learning through adversity: Loews Miami Beach Hotel Managing Director Mutlu Kucuk sees light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel

Looking back on the past 12 months of the COVID-19 pandemic and all the uncertainty that went along with it, Mutlu Kucuk is succinct in his analysis: “It was a learning experience, obviously. One I wish I didn’t have to learn this way,’’ said Kucuk, managing director of the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, a landmark property […]

Oceania Cruises debuts luxury Vista ships

Oceania Cruises, the great  culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, today introduced Vista, naming the first of two new 1,200-guest Allura Class ships that are being constructed by renowned Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri S.p.A. The luxury vessel, the seventh for the line, will set sail in 2023, followed by a sister ship in 2025.   Named to reflect the […]

AvantStay adds Blue Desert Cabo villas to its luxury collection

  Next-generation, tech-enabled, experiential hospitality brand, AvantStay, is expanding its short-term rental portfolio with its international location. Partnering with luxury villa rental company Blue Desert Cabo, the brand will deliver a collection of 50 luxury villas, along with customized concierge services through its booking site as “Blue Desert Cabo by AvantStay.” The villas range from two-bedrooms and […]

Accor to build Mexico’s first Hyde hotel in Mazatlan

Accor is building México’s first Hyde hotel and branded residences in Mazatlán, a Mexican coastal resort town along the Pacific shoreline in the state of Sinaloa. The project is being developed in collaboration with owner, Daniel Cárdenas Family, an international agriculture company based in Sinaloa with more than 70 years of experience exporting vegetables to the U.S. and Canada. […]