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BTN interview: Leonardo Baiocchi, general manager, Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach | Focus

Leonardo Baiocchi, general manager, Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach chats to Katie Jensen about the prestigious World Travel Awards titles Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach has been honoured with the title of World’s Leading Luxury Resort at the prestigious World Travel Awards. The title is in addition to the recognition as […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Benjamin Ackhurst, hotel manager, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai | Focus

Katie Jensen speaks to Benjamin Ackhurst, hotel manager at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, about recognition by the World Travel Awards Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, has been celebrating its recognition by voters at the prestigious World Travel Awards. Having opened just under two years ago, the top property has been honoured with the titles of World’s […]

Border woes force Australian tour operators to join forces! | Focus

Continual border constraints have dented confidence in travel. However, two tour operators on each side of the New South Wales and Victorian borders, are working together to keep travelers moving within state borders. Sydney based Cocky Guides, Australia’s leader in small group tours for blind and low vision travelers, is working with Melbourne based international […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Timothy Kelly, managing director, Atlantis, the Palm | Focus

Katie Jensen speaks to Atlantis, the Palm managing director, Tim Kelly, about winning at the World Travel Awards While there can be no doubt last year was a challenging one for hospitality across the Middle East, Atlantis, the Palm in Dubai has begun 2021 with a bang. The one-of-a-kind property on the crescent of the […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Bayram Annakov, chief executive, App in the Air | Focus

Founded by entrepreneur Bayram Annakov nearly a decade ago, App in the Air has set itself the challenge of replacing every other travel application on your phone. The technology company, aimed squarely at frequent flyers and the airlines that serve them, hopes to become the digital personal assistant for travellers who spend more time in […]

Breaking Travel News interview: Eupepsia Wellness Resort | Focus

Having been recognised as one of the best-in-the-business by voters at the World Spa Awards, Breaking Travel News here chats with Eupepsia Wellness Resort to discover more Breaking Travel News: Congratulations on your victory at the World Spa Awards, with Eupepsia Wellness Resort having taken the title of Virginia’s Best Wellness Retreat. How does it […]

Cancun comes alive after the pandemic with thousands of new flights | Focus

After the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in march, all of Mexico held its breath while waiting to hear the news of how the economy would be affected. Many businesses had to close temporarily, while others had to do so indefinitely all over the country, but in touristic areas like Cancun, the numbers were alarming. […]

Cancun international airport – a dig into details | Focus

Cancun is a city located in the Southeastern part of Mexico and on the northeast coast of the Yucatan peninsula. It is among the most famous tourist destinations in Mexico and has the municipality of Benito Juarez. The city is located over the Caribbean Sea and is one of the most eastern points. There is […]

Breaking Travel News investigates: Etihad Airways | Focus

Long considered an industry leader in the Middle East, Etihad Airways has been recognised with a series of top accolades by voters at the World Travel Awards. Most prestigious of all, the Abu Dhabi flag-carrier scooped the title of World’s Leading Airline during an online Grand Final earlier this year. But this was just the […]

Istanbul airport: Leader of the aviation industry with “5-star” rating | Focus

Rising firmly in the global aviation scene with its unique architecture, strong infrastructure, superior technology and high-level travel experience it offers, Istanbul Airport was deemed worthy of the “5-Star Airport” award according to the evaluation of Skytrax, one of the most important organizations in the international arena. Thanks to the measures taken against COVID-19, Istanbul […]