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SoftBank pulls out of Oyo partnership in Latin America

SoftBank pulls out of Oyo partnership in Latin America

The Latin American unit of Indian hotel startup Oyo Corp. has ended its joint venture with the SoftBank Latin America Fund, less than six months after they struck a partnership in the region, both companies said. Oyo’s business in Latin America, known as Oyo Latam, said it was moving to a digital-only model, and that […]

Senior Staff Officers Bring More Than 80 Years of Experience to Holland America Line’s New Ship, Rotterdam

Senior Staff Officers Bring More Than 80 Years of Experience to Holland America Line’s New Ship, Rotterdam

Holland America Line has a history that spans nearly 150 years, and with that comes a depth of talented crew who will be aboard Rotterdam when the ship is delivered in July.  The cruise line has appointed Staff Captain Kevin Beirnaert, Hotel Director Wessel van Oorschot, Chief Engineer Peter Massolt, Staff Chief Engineer Wim Akkerman and Environmental Officer Michael […]

Hawaii is the most rule-abiding state in America

Hawaii is the most rule-abiding state in America

We’ve all heard that “rules are meant to be broken,” but some of us take that aphorism too far. In a year of excessive disobedience — people refusing to wear masks and even presidential candidates ignoring debate protocols, for example — it’s fair to wonder where Americans flout the rules more than others. As we […]

Holland America Line extends pause in cruise operations

Holland America Line extends pause in cruise operations

Holland America Line announced the extension its pause of cruise operations for Alaska, Mexican Riviera, Pacific Coast, Caribbean, Mediterranean and Canada/New England departures through April 30, 2021. Continue reading Holland America Line extends pause in cruise operations at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. The post Holland America Line extends pause in cruise operations […]

The Green Book: A Historic Travel Guide for Black America, Part I

The Green Book: A Historic Travel Guide for Black America, Part I

Between 1936 and 1964, the Negro Motorist Green Book was essential for the survival of thousands of Black Americans in an era of segregation, cemented into the American legal system through Jim Crow laws, sundown tows where African Americans were under threat of violence after sunset, and a sharp increase in lynchings and other forms […]

Most expensive destinations in America revealed | News

Most expensive destinations in America revealed | News

Provincetown is considered the most expensive in the USA Provincetown, located at the extreme tip of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, is the United States’ most expensive destination in terms of its hotel costs. A survey carried out by CheapHotels.org compared hotel rates for all destinations in the USA for this summer’s main travel period of […]

Trafalgar launches 2017 North America programme | News

Trafalgar launches 2017 North America programme | News

Texas is on the Trafalgar agenda for the first time Trafalgar has launched its USA & Canada 2017 programme, bringing guests the best of North and Central America. The expanded product offering includes the introduction of Texas as a new destination for the very first time in Trafalgar’s history, with brand new itinerary Adventures of […]

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