Four Seasons Comes To Hoi An

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts marked its official arrival in Vietnam with the debut of the new Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An.   Previously managed by boutique operator GHM, the celebrated resort in Vietnam’s cultural heartland was successfully rebranded under the Four Seasons flag after upgrades over the past few months that … Continue reading

Costa Crociere Targets Indian Market

Italy’s Costa Cruises has announced its upcoming entry to South Asia, with plans to dedicate a ship to the Indian Ocean region for its inaugural season. Beginning in mid-December this year, the 1,300-guest Costa neoClassica will offer sailings between Mumbai and Male, marking the first time a major cruise line is operating regular cruises in … Continue reading

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Offers New 137-Night World Cruise

Regent Seven Seas Cruises announced today plans for a new 137-night world cruise onboard the intimate Seven Seas Navigator, which recently emerged from a multi-million dollar refurbishment. Following the popular demand of its upcoming 2017 circumnavigation of the globe, the luxury line will offer an innovative itinerary for 2018 exploring sensational destinations across the Southern Hemisphere. … 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

St. Regis Makes South Asian Debut With Mumbai Opening

Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ luxury St. Regis brand made its South Asian debut with the official opening of the new St. Regis Mumbai in the heart of India’s commercial capital. The city’s leading denizens turned up to celebrate the occasion with a glittering opening party hosted by executives from Starwood and partner Pallazzio Hotels & Leisure. … Continue reading