Greyhound Australia Launches Premium Coach Service

Coach operator Greyhound Australia has launched a new premium express service between Canberra and Sydney. The new Platinum Business Class coach would provide direct, city centre-to-city centre travel and is intended to rival airlines in the lucrative travel market between both metropolises.   The coach features 50 reclining leather seats in a 2-2 configuration with … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean International Reveals 2013/2014 Australian Deployment

Royal Caribbean International today announced its winter 2013/2014 deployment in Australia that sees the line send 3 of its vessels to the southern hemisphere. From September 2013 to May 2014, Voyager of the Seas, Radiance of the Seas and Rhapsody of the Seas will return to offer a combined 55 sailings on 53 itineraries, calling at 56 ports … Continue reading

Second Scottish Hotel Indigo Opens

InterContinental Hotels Group’s boutique Hotel Indigo brand has opened its second Scottish property. Housed within a listed 18th-century building in Edinburgh’s city centre and in close proximity to the mainline Waverley railway station, the 60-room Hotel Indigo Edinburgh welcomed its first guests yesterday.   The interior design retains the original features of the heritage buildings, … Continue reading

Hotel Indigo Opens Fourth UK Property

InterContinental Hotels Group has added a fourth property under its Hotel Indigo brand in the UK. The 151-room Hotel Indigo Liverpool is located on Chapel Street in the heart of the city’s commercial district. Inspired by its historic and cultural surroundings, the hotel is designed to create an energetic and exuberant environment from visual depictions … Continue reading

UK’s East Coast Railway Launches “Flying Scotsman” Express Train, Improvements In First Class

East Coast Railway has launched its new flagship service, the Flying Scotsman express train, connecting Edinburgh and London in just 4 hours this morning. The British rail operator is also introducing improvements for passengers travelling in First Class.   Flying Scotsman Revived As Early Morning Express Targeted at business travellers based in Scotland, the new Flying Scotsman departs Edinburgh’s Waverley … Continue reading