Peninsula Hotels Partners Imperial Tours For Luxury Private Jet Journeys

Peninsula Hotels is offering its guests the opportunity to travel China in style with 3 curated itineraries in partnership with China-based Imperial Tours. Dubbed the “Journey Through China” programme and offering tailored experiences of China’s diversity of culture, art, landscapes, ancient cities and cuisines, the luxury voyages cover Beijing, Hangzhou, Hong Kong and Shanghai, with … Continue reading

WEI Retreat Debuts With Chinese Property, Plans Global Expansion

New Chinese luxury resort operator WEI Retreat has launched formally with the opening of its debut property, the WEI Retreat Tianmu Lake, promising a new brand of classical boutique luxury resorts centered around a concept based on personal warmth, the tranquility of Zen Buddhism and Chinese cultural heritage.    Located in Liyang and 2.5 hours … Continue reading

Hawaiian Airlines Connects China

Hawaiian Airlines, the eighth largest carrier in the USA, has launched its first flights to China and signed a new codeshare agreement with Star Alliance member Air China.   3 Times Weekly Honolulu – Beijing The Honolulu-based airline commenced a 3 times weekly service to Beijing from Hawaii, aimed at boosting the island’s tourism offerings … Continue reading

Qatar Airways To Launch Flights To Hangzhou

Qatar Airways has announced plans to expand in China, with the launch of flights to Hangzhou next month. Commencing on 20 December 2013, the Oneworld member will fly 4 times a week to the capital of eastern China’s Zhejiang province, direct from Doha.   Flight QR 868 will depart the Qatari capital at 0230 hrs … Continue reading

Millennium & Copthorne Brand Debuts In Taiwan

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels has made its debut in Taiwan with the opening of its first property on the island. Occupying a 24-storey steel and glass tower in Taichung’s district 7 near the World Trade Centre and City Hall, the 237-room Millennium Vee Hotel Taichung brings international-branded competition to a market largely dominated by domestic … Continue reading