Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Taittinger Champagne at the Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath

The iconic Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath has unveiled a package to commemorate 250 years of the Royal Crescent, one of the world's finest examples of Georgian architecture

Designed by the architect John Wood the Younger, the Grade 1* listed Royal Crescent captures much of the heritage of Bath. It has also captivated visitors with its magnificent sweep and majestic columns since its creation.

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At the heart of this historical landmark, The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa is offering the RC250 Suite Stay, a two-night package for this milestone year.

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa is considered one of Europe's finest hotels. It is a 45 room and suite property in the centre of Bath that was recently awarded AA 5 Red stars.

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath


The RC250 Suite Stay of the Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa offers the complete RC250 experience commemorating 250 years since the laying of the Royal Crescent's foundation stone on 19th May 1767.

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath

Guests will enjoy:

- Two nights in one of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa's luxurious suites
- A specially created RC250 Taittinger Tasting Menu at the AA 3 Rosette restaurant, The Dower House. The RC250 Tasting Menu designed by Head Chef David Campbell takes guests on a gastronomic journey through the last 250 years using local West Country produce with a historical spin.
- Each course will be paired with Taittinger Champagnes carefully selected by the hotel's head sommelier.

Monday, February 20, 2017

What Kind of Lover Are You? World Hotels offers travel agents a quiz.

Love is in the air during the month of February, and Worldhotels introduces a new awareness campaign that allows travel agents to discover what kind of lover they truly are.

By partaking in this simple quiz, travel agents will have the opportunity to win the following prizes:


The grand prize sends the winner and a companion to Stockholm, Sweden for a four-night stay at Hotel C Stockholm, including return flights and airport transfers.

The iconic Hotel C Stockholm is home to the legendary IceBar - the world’s first permanent bar made completely out of ice, and the prize package includes a visit to this freezing wonderland.


The second prize consists of a four-night stay at the newly rebranded Dorsett Wanchai, Hong Kong – a hotel that prides itself on delivering what really matters.

This prize package comes with breakfast and a romantic Chinese dinner for two, and the duo will be completely entertained in the hotel’s Sony 4K/3D Experience Suite, which comes equipped with a wide array of state-of-the-art Sony gadgets.


The “What Kind of Lover Are You?” quiz comprises of a series of eight simple questions that includes “What best describes your perfect date?” and “What type of person would you consider to be ‘the one’ for you?

After completing the quiz, the unique character traits are derived from the answers and the perfect holiday proposal is presented to each participating travel agent.

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This campaign will run until March 31, 2017, and the winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the applicable contest period. Winners will be notified by April 14, 2017.


Worldhotels brings together 350 of the world's most unique independent hotels. With reach into over 60 countries and six continents, the group targets savvy business and leisure travelers that seek an authentic and local experience when choosing a hotel.

With over 45 years of excellence in the industry, the company's mission is to provide access to upscale hotels of character and distinction. Each hotel in the Worldhotels portfolio has been carefully selected to ensure it meets the group’s strict quality standards. Each hotel is measured against over 600 quality criteria every year.

Click here to join the contest

Plane crashes into Direct Factory Outlet shopping mall in Melbourne

@ETN Global Travel Industry News

According to ETN Global Industry News, a charter plane has crashed into the Direct Factory Outlet shopping mall near Essendon airport in Melbourne, Australia.

Five people were onboard and all passengers are presumed dead, according to the Victoria police. Ten fire trucks are fighting the blaze. Debris from the crash has forced the closure of the Tullamarine Freeway.