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Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Virgin Voyages Begins Construction of First Ship and Starts Taking Deposits

01-Nov-2017 11:20 AM
Stunning ship images released. Adult By Design 18+ experience announced. New partnership to create one of the cleanest fleets on the seas reported. Virgin Voyages Ship - Rendering of front of ship. (Photo: Business Wire) GENOA, Italy--

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JTB Group Launches Sales of New Hokkaido Tour Featuring Accommodation at Renowned Noboribetsu Hot Springs, Ninja Show, and Visit to a Swordsmith Forge

01-Nov-2017 9:01 AM
?Enjoy the majestic nature and rich Japanese culture of central Hokkaido ?A new experience-based tour plan that delivers an engaging trip to Japan, even for returning visitors Ninja Show at Noboribetsu Date Jidaimura (Photo: B

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts Japanese Chopsticks Exhibition

01-Nov-2017 7:40 AM
– as Part of Gift Giving Tradition   Lacquered chopsticks from various prefectures throughout Japan (Photo: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotel

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Admiralty Arch Appoints and Welcomes Waldorf Astoria to London

27-Oct-2017 10:31 AM
The opening of Admiralty Arch Waldorf Astoria is due to make a significant impact on the London Luxury Hotel Market Admiralty Arch Appoints and Welcomes Waldorf Astoria to London (Photo: Business Wire) LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-

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Hilton Named a Top 10 World’s Best Workplace

27-Oct-2017 10:03 AM
  Highest ranked Hospitality company on Great Place to Work’s® annual list of 25 World’s Best Workplaces   Hilton Named a Top 10 World's Best Workplace (Photo: Business Wire)   MCLEAN, Va.--(

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American Express Expands Growing Global Lounge Collection with the Opening of The CENTURION® Lounge in Hong Kong and Philadelphia

01-Oct-2017 1:38 PM
The Centurion Lounge at Hong Kong International Airport - Entry (Photo: Business Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Express (NYSE:AXP) today announced the expansion of its signature airport lounge network, The Centurion Loun

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JTB Group Began Performances of MANGEKYO, the Japanese Drum Entertainment

29-Sep-2017 9:37 AM
Evening Entertainment from DRUM TAO, a Japanese Drum Troupe Combining the Traditional yet Avant-Garde Appeal of Japanese Drum Sounds with the Newest Visual Technology, Projection Mapping Evening Entertainment from DRUM TAO, a Japanese Dru

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Is Wanderlust in Our DNA? Curio Collection by Hilton Launches The Curious Gene Program

29-Sep-2017 8:37 AM
Curio Collection Studies What Drives Curiosity and Debuts Shareable Online Quiz MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Are you born curious? This fall, Curio Collection by Hilton™ – one of Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands – is helping

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JTB, Panasonic and Yamato Holdings Announce Commercial Launch of LUGGAGE-FREE TRAVEL for Foreign Travelers to Japan

27-Sep-2017 5:55 PM
This hands-free tourism service gives foreign tourists more freedom to explore Japan LUGGAGE-FREE TRAVEL Service overview (Graphic: Business Wire) TOKYO & OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JTB Corporation, Panasonic Corporation and Yam

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Visit Oslo: Oslo bails out tourists in Europe, offering “A Great Escape”

18-Sep-2017 1:11 PM
OSLO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Over the last couple of years, the Nordic countries have been dubbed the nucleus of cool, with their characteristic style, feel and lifestyle even earning its own name; Nordic Cool. This Smart News Release features multi

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Busan One Asia Festival 2017 Launches Official Ticket Sales on Sept. 11

11-Sep-2017 11:06 AM
“Come to Busan and watch performances by Apink, ASTRO, B.A.P, Black Pink, GFriend, Wanna One, Sechskies” Tickets will go on sale online at ticket.hanatour.com for the BOF opening show on Sept. 11, fan meetings on Sept. 14 and the BOF closing

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Starts Ikebana Flower Arrangement Workshops

17-Aug-2017 9:37 AM
Instructed by Artist Hiroki Maeno for Overseas Guests   From August, 2017, Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo starts special 45 minute classes to teach overseas guests about "Ikebana" flower arrangement workshops. (Photo: Business Wire)

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Busan One Asia Festival, Asian No.1 Korean Wave Festival, to Be Held in October

26-Jul-2017 2:50 PM
“Come to Busan and meet BLACKPINK, Apink, GFRIEND and other popular K-Pop Stars” 2017 Busan One Asia Festival (BOF), Asian No.1 Korean Wave Festival, hosted by Busan Metropolitan City Government and run by Busan Tourism Organization, will

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King Salman Appoints Commissions to Develop Al-Ola and Diriyah Gate into Major Tourist Attractions

26-Jul-2017 8:30 AM
Mountains overlooking the landscape in Mada'en Saleh, a pre-Islamic archaeological site located in Al-Ola in north west Saudi Arabia (webpage) / SaudiTourism.sa (Photo: ME NewsWire)   JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--King Salma

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One of America's Most Iconic Resorts, Hotel del Coronado, to Join Exclusive Curio Collection by Hilton

11-Jul-2017 7:41 AM
Upper Upscale Collection Brand Synonymous with Independence and Individuality Welcomes Iconic & Storied Resort   Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton (Photo: Business Wire) SAN DIEGO & MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSIN

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts Princess Mermaid Sweets Buffet Commemorating the Fairy Tale Written by Hans Christian Andersen

23-Jun-2017 10:02 AM
Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo's "Princess Mermaid Sweets Buffet" will offer desserts patterned after various sea creatures reminiscent of characters from The Little Mermaid fairy tale. (Photo: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio P

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts the 37th Annual Exhibition of Arita and Imari Porcelain Introducing Japanese Traditional Art

17-Jun-2017 12:21 PM
Arita/Imari porcelain is the first ceramics made in Japan. Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo will introduce this traditional cultural craft to guests through the event in July, 2017. (Photo: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Pla

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Starts Casual Kimono (Yukata) Experience

13-Jun-2017 9:58 AM
  Providing Richer Cultural Experiences to Overseas Guests Starting June 13th, Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo will allow guests to experience the comfort and style of wearing "yukata", Japan's casual kimono, for a day. (Photo: Busine

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Hilton Opens the First-Ever Tru by Hilton – Its 5,000th Property

26-May-2017 8:52 AM
  Tru by Hilton is re-energizing the midscale hotel market with the fastest growing pipeline in the history of the hospitality industry   Tru by Hilton has achieved the fastest growing pipeline in the history of the hospita

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts the Exhibition of Noh Japanese Traditional Performing Art

23-May-2017 9:25 AM
Introducing Wooden Masks, Costumes from the Renowned Noh Play “Hagoromo” Feather Robe   In the exhibition of Japanese Traditional Performing Art "Noh" hosted by Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, the Noh masks and costumes will be on