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  1. Flamingo announces facelift

    05.26 / 15:54 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The venerable resort, which celebrated its 70th anniversary last year, is investing $90 million to refurbish 1,270 of its 3,500…
  2. Palms puts most famous suites on sale for summ

    05.26 / 15:54 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    Over-the-top rooms at the resort that are available include the 10,000-square-foot basketball-themed Hardwood Suite and the Kingpin Suite, complete with bowling…
  3. British Airways and Iberia adopting GDS booking surcharge

    05.26 / 15:54 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The airlines will implement a $10 surcharge per "fare component" on bookings through the GDS, beginning Nov.…
  4. Booking beyond the browser

    05.26 / 15:54 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The Venetian touts being the first individual hotel to enable direct reservations via Facebook…
  5. Carnival recognized for corporate responsibility

    05.26 / 13:52 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    Carnival Corp. has been recognized for its model citizenship by a publication that tracks corporate behavior, another step in its image rehabilitation that began after the 2013 Carnival Triumph…
  6. In S. Africa, new campaign comes with lofty goals attached

    05.26 / 02:19 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    Officials hope to grow annual visitation by 5 million within the next five years and to get those visitors to come for more than the usual Cape Town/safari…
  7. Rwanda doubles price of gorilla-trekking permits

    05.26 / 02:19 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The cost is increasing from $750 to $1,500 for all visitors, effective…
  8. Hilton's Tru makes debut

    05.26 / 01:04 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The company's new brand, which Hilton touts as a game changer in the midscale segment, opened its first hotel near Oklahoma City's…
  9. Bill to abolish Cuba travel restrictions resurfaces

    05.26 / 00:02 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    A bipartisan group of 54 senators reintroduced the Freedom to Travel to Cuba…
  10. Elevated activities provide ways to beat the heat in Hawaii

    05.25 / 22:58 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    As a tropical destination, some travelers might be wary of sweating through their Hawaiian shirts during the summer months. Instead of turning to the ocean, visitors can head to higher elevations to find cooler temperatures and activities out of the…
  11. Princess guests using Ocean Medallion will choose their own avatar

    05.25 / 21:51 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The sea creatures are meant to be whimsical tools that let passengers play games and provide a light and fun extra dimension to the…
  12. Alternatives to business as usual

    05.25 / 21:51 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    Here are some reimagined agency models and themes that would make a travel agency stand…
  13. Avoya looks for more ways to engage customers

    05.25 / 21:51 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    A new marketing concept called Avoya Infinity details the journey a consumer takes from researching a vacation to booking to enjoying that vacation and sharing it on social…
  14. American unveils renovated Flagship Lounge at JFK

    05.25 / 20:47 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The lounge houses American's inaugural Flagship First Dining -- a complimentary full-service restaurant that is available only to first class international…
  15. Appeals court deals blow to Trump's travel ban

    05.25 / 19:45 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling that blocks the Trump administration from temporarily suspending new visas for people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and…
  16. Universal's Volcano Bay opens with South Pacific ceremony

    05.25 / 18:43 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    Tonga drummers set a pulsing heartbeat, indicating to everyone gathered on the sandy shore of Waturi Beach, with the Krakatau volcano towering beyond the turquoise wave pool, that the dedication of Volcano Bay had…
  17. TSA testing new airport screening procedures

    05.25 / 15:33 travelweekly.com Travelweekly.com - Travel
    In some cases, passengers have been asked to separate all food and all electronics larger than cell phones into their own…