Hilton Grand Vacations Expands Urban Portfolio, Opens The District by Hilton Club in Washington

Largest timeshare in Washington, D.C., first for Hilton Grand Vacations May 24, 2017 – Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) announces the opening of The District by Hilton Club – the largest timeshare in Washington, D.C. Located on the top three floors of the Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington D.C. Georgetown, the 108-unit property is HGV’s first timeshare…

Capital One Survey Finds Timeshare Pros Expect Strong Consumer Interest in 2017

May 24, 2017 – Ninety-four percent of vacation ownership professionals expect consumer interest in 2017 to be stronger or on par with the past year, as the industry sharpens its focus on attracting millennials, according to Capital One’s sixth annual Vacation Ownership industry survey. Capital One surveyed professionals across the vacation ownership industry at the…

Carnival Corporation Rated Among America’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens

World’s largest leisure travel company ranked 23rd in annual survey of 1,000 largest U.S. public companies by Corporate Responsibility Magazine Environmental policies, disclosure and performance earn company highest rating for corporate responsibility in travel and tourism sector May 23, 2017 – Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world’s largest leisure travel company, has been…

BallenIsles Breaks Ground on $35 Million Clubhouse Renovation

May 23, 2017 – Champagne toasts and gold plated shovels heralded the Groundbreaking Ceremony at BallenIsles, Tuesday May 16, to celebrate the start of a $35 Million Clubhouse renovation inspired by the Club’s iconic heritage. Attending VIP’s included Maria Marino, Palm Beach Gardens Mayor, John Easterbrook, Chief Membership Officer, PGA of America, Dana Garmany, Chairman and CEO of Troon Golf, Chris Card, BallenIsles General…

TripAdvisor Announces World’s Top Landmarks With Travelers’ Choice Awards

Angkor Wat is the #1 Landmark in the World; Golden Gate Bridge Best in the U.S. TripAdvisor Also Highlights Bookable Tours and Experiences at Award-Winning Landmarks May 23, 2017 –  TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice® awards for Landmarks. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took…

Princess Cruises Announces 2018-2019 Americas Season

Offerings Include the Largest Princess Ship Ever to Sail to Mexico and the California Coast, New Itineraries, More Weekend Departures in the Caribbean, More Getaways from the West Coast, and Longer Port Stays May 23, 2017 – Princess Cruises has announced its 2018-2019 Americas cruise itineraries including sailings to the Caribbean, Panama Canal, Mexico, Hawaii, the California Coast, and Alaska. On…

Dusit International forms strategic partnership with Dossen International Group in China

Dossen plans to sign at least 40 DusitPrincess Resorts and Resort Residences within the next five years May 23, 2017 – Thailand-based, global hospitality company Dusit International has signed a strategic partnership with Dossen International Group, one of the fastest growing hotel groups in China, to operate and develop DusitPrincess resorts and residences in China.…

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts Opens in the Heart of Shanghai’s Cultural and Business Center

May 23, 2017 – St. Regis Hotels & Resorts today announced the highly-anticipated opening of The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan, marking the renowned luxury brand’s ninth hotel in the Greater China region. Owned by B.M. Holding, the hotel offers an exceptional experience that features a timeless blend of innovation and tradition, including the signature St.…