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  • 17 January

    When the Quirk Hotel first opened in September 2015 on Broad Street in Virginia’s capital, it became a symbol of Richmond’s renaissance. Urbanites flocked to the happening rooftop bar, art gallery and signature restaurant called Maple & Pine. A historic city landmark, the former J.B. Mosby & Co department store, was converted into a design-centric hotel […]

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  • 17 January

    Viking has announced plans to launch a new expedition product, called Viking Expeditions. In addition to itineraries in Antarctica in the Arctic, the brand will also sail the Great Lakes, as the two new ships planned will be built small enough to navigate the Welland Canal Locks.  Plans call for the plans to launch with […]

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  • 16 January

    The Apurva Kempinski Bali has launched a collection of 43 private villas, located in tropical gardens on the clifftops of Nusa Dua. Named after the kingdoms that once ruled over Indonesia, each of the two-story villas (ranging from one to three bedrooms), affords complete privacy and indoor-outdoor living spaces. All of the villas offer private plunge […]

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  • 16 January

    Travel is a Privilege

    Updated: 1/16/2020 | January 16th, 2020 Let’s face it: not everyone is going to able to travel. Whether it’s money, family obligations, or circumstance, travel is out of reach for a large percentage of the world’s population. In the “quit your job to travel the world” cheerleading that happens so often on travel websites (including […]

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  • 16 January

    Small Luxury Hotels of the World is kicking off 2020 by introducing five new exciting additions, three of which are in Europe. New hotels include an intimate adults-only hideaway in Barcelona, a sustainable Sicilian farmhouse and the brand’s first in Montenegro. The Wittmore, Barcelona, Spain Bringing a bit of the Big Apple to Barcelona’s Gothic […]

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  • 16 January

    Cruisers are seeking far-flung, pristine destinations in 2020, driven by a desire for immersion in each location, according to Virtuoso. The network has announced its top cruise trends for the year in time for Wave Season. “In 2020, cruisers are choosing itineraries based on destinations and the more unusual and far away, the better,” said […]

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  • 15 January

    The Scenic Group has announced that it will donate AU $500,000 (US $345,000) to provide bushfire support and relief to communities across Australia, to help recover from the recent and ongoing bushfires.  “We are deeply saddened by the devastating bushfires in many parts of Australia, and the significant impact it is having on individuals, local […]

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