Conrad Enters South Korea With Seoul Property

Hilton Worldwide has opened its newest property in South Korea with the 434-room Conrad Seoul, marking the luxury brand’s debut in the country. Part of the mixed-use Seoul IFC development in Yeouido district, the hotel is situated in close proximity to the business district and directly connected to the secondary Gimpo International Airport via the … Continue reading

Raffles Opens Seychelles Resort

Raffles Hotels & Resorts has expanded its portfolio with the opening of a new resort on the picturesque island of Praslin in the Seychelles. Situated 40 kilometers from the capital Mahe, the 86-villa Raffles Praslin Seychelles is a 15-minute airplane ride from the international airport and offers a sanctuary for residents to experience intimate residential charm coupled … Continue reading

Swissotel Launches Serviced Residences

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts has become the latest hotel operator to offer serviced residence accommodation with the launch of its first Swissotel Living concept. Located at the Swissotel The Bosphorus in Istanbul, the property features 63 exclusive units, ranging from studios to 3-bedroom apartments, styled by interior designer Khuan Chew to reflect the latest trends in modern living.   The apartments enjoy … Continue reading

Swissotel Enters India With Kolkata Hotel

Zurich-headquartered hospitality operator Swissotel Hotels & Resorts has entered India’s fast-growing market with the opening of its first property in the country. The 147-room Swissotel Kolkata is part of a new urban mixed-use development and is strategically located on the banks of the River Hooghly minutes from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.   Each of the accomodation … Continue reading

Thai Airways, Royal Jordanian Resume Flights To Former Destinations

In a sign of improved opportunities, both Thai Airways and Royal Jordanian today resume flight services to destinations previously served within its network. After an 18-month break, Thai Airways returns to Johannesburg in time for the 2010 World Cup finals, while Royal Jordanian ends a 7-year absence from Kuala Lumpur.   Thai Airways Serving Bangkok – Johannesburg … Continue reading