IHG Opens First Property For EVEN Hotels

InterContinental Hotels Group has opened the first property for its new EVEN Hotels lifestyle brand. Located in Connecticut, the 129-room EVEN Hotels Norwalk is designed to deliver the brand’s wellness promise with an open layout, eco-conscious touches and the use of natural elements such as real wood surfaces, terrariums throughout the hotel, and fresh, natural … Continue reading

Grandeur Of The Seas Returns To Baltimore

Royal Caribbean International’s Grandeur of the Seas returned to the Port of Baltimore after being sidelined for 6 weeks of repairs after a fire in its mooring section earlier this year. In a symbolic commitment, the ship flew the historic Star-Spangled Banner as she passed Fort McHenry, as well as the U.S. Navy’s flag with the … Continue reading

Capella Enters USA With Washington DC Opening

Luxury hoteliers Capella Hotel Group (formerly known as West Paces Hotel Group) has announced the opening of the Capella Washington DC Georgetown, a 49-room property set in the heart of historic Georgetown. The hotel lies beside the quaint C&O Canal and enjoys easy access to the capital city’s museums and galleries, specialty shopping and dining … Continue reading

Emirates Launches Daily Washington DC Flights

Dubai’s Emirates has launched daily flights to Washington DC, providing a nonstop connection between its base and the capital of the USA. The Honorable Michael Corbin, ambassador of the USA to the UAE, joined the airline’s President Tim Clark and senior executives onboard the inaugural flight, which arrived to a warm welcome at Washington-Dulles International … Continue reading

SAS To Add San Francisco Flights, Boost New York Service

SAS Scandinavian Airlines will boost its presence in North America next year. The Star Alliance member has revealed plans to connect San Francisco and its Copenhagen base with nonstop flights, as well as increase frequency on its Copenhagen – New York (Newark) route.   Copenhagen – San Francisco Beginning 8 April 2013, flight SK 935 … Continue reading