Wizz Air Continues Growth With New Routes

European low cost carrier Wizz Air has announced the addition of 3 new destinations from its Budapest hub. The airline is to bolster its links to the UK by starting a twice-weekly Liverpool service, connect Iceland with the Hungarian capital and take advantage of the summer leisure travel season with a weekly flight to Ibiza.   … Continue reading

Now Open: Hard Rock Ibiza

Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos celebrated the opening of its first European property earlier this week. With a prized location on the Spanish resort island of Ibiza, the new Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza was inaugurated with a celebration featuring the brand’s signature Guitar Smash and beachside opening concert by 3-time Grammy Award winner, Nile Rodgers, and … Continue reading

Independence Of The Seas To Undergo Enhancement

Cruise giant Royal Caribbean International has announced details for the upcoming revitalization of its 3,634-passenger Independence of the Seas in April 2013. The Southampton-based ship will receive a general refurbishment and new dining, entertainment and recreational enhancements as part of a major fleetwide upgrade programme.   Guests will soon be able to enjoy new dining options … Continue reading

Crystal Cruises, Silversea Offer Shorter Voyages

Luxury cruise lines Crystal Cruises and Silversea Cruises have announced a series of new short cruise options, in response to growing demand for such itineraries. The former is introducing 26 voyages ranging from 5- to 8-days throughout Europe from April to November 2013, while Silversea Cruises will offer 8 sailings of between 4- to 7-days … Continue reading

Paul Gauguin Cruises Unveils 2013 Itineraries

South Pacific’s largest cruise operator Paul Gauguin Cruises has unveiled its 2013 voyages, featuring 19 itineraries visiting 22 countries by the line’s luxury ships, ms Paul Gauguin and mv Tere Moana. The former, recently revamped at a cost of USD 7 million, will continue sailing year-round in French Polynesia, while her new fleetmate launching in … Continue reading