Category Archives: Tours

Stace to lead travel business at Saga | News

Saga has announced the appointment of Nick Stace as chief executive of its travel business. He currently holds the role of chief strategy officer with the company, and will take up his new role with immediate effect. In his new role Stace will oversee the cruise and tours businesses, while he will also retain responsibility […]

Palm Fountain recognised as biggest in the world | News

Nakheel Malls has official broken the record for the largest fountain in the world. Guinness World Records recognised the Palm Fountain in Dubai as covering 7,327 metres squared during an opening ceremony earlier. Located at the Pointe at Palm Jumeirah, the waterfront attraction creates a relaxing environment while its water jets dance to songs from […]

Scottish hospitality industry launches legal action against government | News

Five hospitality industry bodies from Scotland have taken the unprecedented step launching legal action against restrictions imposed on the licensed trade by the local government. The Scottish Beer & Pub Association, the Scottish Licensed Trade Association, UKHospitality (Scotland), the Scottish Hospitality Group and the Night Time Industries Association Scotland have joined forces in the move. […]

EY reveals sharp increase in travel company profit warnings | News

The travel and leisure sector has issued more profit warnings than any other FTSE sector in 2020, according to the latest quarterly analysis of UK profit warnings from EY. Leisure companies issued a record-breaking 63 profit warnings in the nine months to the end of September – nearly triple the number EY recorded during the […]

MSC Magnifica returns to service in Europe | News

In a positive day for the cruise industry, MSC Magnifica has departed Genoa on her return to sailing. The vessel becomes the second MSC Cruises ship to welcome guests back on board since the cruise line restarted operations in August. The ship has commenced a stunning ten-night voyage of relaxation and discovery in the west […]