Accor London

Spotlight on: AccorHotels

Sam Ballard learns how the hospitality giant is coupling decades of experience with a start-up mentality to disrupt customer-centric travel With 4,300 hotels in 100 countries across 32 brands, AccorHotels is, by anyone’s standards, a…

2.2 million Brits to travel abroad

Millions to travel for August bank holiday ABTA has estimated that 2.2 million Brits will head abroad this bank holiday weekend. ABTA members have reported strong sales for the Balearic Islands, mainland Spain, Greece and…

ABTA passes new resolutions at AGM

Association also reappoints three directors to board ABTA reappointed three directors and passed seven resolutions at its annual general meeting. Katrina Cliffe, Kathryn Darbandi and Amanda Campbell were all reappointed. ABTA Members also voted to…

Super Break introduces new Friday Night Out packages

New package portfolio introduced by Super Break Due to demand from agents, Super Break has increased its portfolio of Friday Night Out packages to 26. The party packages combine overnight accommodation with a welcome drink,…

TUI

Tui boss reaffirms store commitment

Andrew Flintham says that the firm’s network of 600 stores “fulful a broad role” and have a wider influence Andrew Flintham, the managing director of Tui UK & Ireland, has reaffirmed the company’s commitment to…

U by Uniworld

Cruise Guide 2018: U By Uniworld

Sarah Macefield heads to Amsterdam to see how U by Uniworld is rocking the river cruise scene U by Uniworld is the latest – and coolest – new kid setting sail on the river cruise…

Cruise Guide 2018: The new golden age

Just as it was in the early 20th century, cruise has once again become fashionable. Sam Ballard explains how perceptions were changed A couple of months ago, the V&A Museum in London held an exhibition…

Cruise Guide 2018: Innovation in cruise

From go-karts to wearable gizmos, cruise is one of the most innovative travel sectors. Sam Ballard looks at some of the latest developments For an industry that is traditionally seen as catering for a much…