G Adventures invites the industry to address its single use plastic problem
Meanwhile, Travel Weekly staff have invited our editor to forgo his crocks and socks combo. Actually, we’re insisting.
Excite expands accommodation offering with new partnership
Excite Holidays has announced a rather exciting (sorry) joint venture to give agents access to a wider range of accommodation for their client’s next jaunt to Greece.
Aussie man in intensive care after mob beating in India
Local police are trying to establish whether the 35-year-old Melbournite was “misbehaving” as locals have alleged.
Passengers stuck for hours after Qantas jet makes emergency landing in NZ military base
by Christian Fleetwood
Passengers claim they were forced to wait in the heat for four hours after their Qantas aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing outside of Wellington.
Cruise Wrap: Virgin Voyages reveals second ship, CLIA Awards noms closing soon + MORE!
This week’s Cruise Wrap is largely time-sensitive, so quickly slam your shots – espresso or otherwise – and make the most of a deal or two here.
Hyatt becomes latest hotel multinational to pledge elimination of small plastic bottles
by Christian Fleetwood
After banning single-use plastic straws and drink picks last year, Hyatt has rolled up its sleeves and flexed its sustainability muscles by banning little bottles of shampoo.
KISS teams up with Airbnb to perform very odd concert for Aussie sharks… but none bother to show up
Do you only read Travel Weekly for the weird and wacky stories? Well, this yarn is sure to have you scratching your head in disbelief.
STUDY: These are the top travel destinations for Generation Z
Just when you thought you’d gotten your head around Millennial travellers, Generation Z is here to throw a spanner in the works.
Midweek Interview with Pan Pacific Hotels’ Tim Birley
This week, we had a gossip with Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s national business development manager. However, we lost our notes, so got him to fill out our standard interview form instead.
Road & Rail
All you need to know about Rocky Mountaineer’s levels of luxury service
by Sponsored by Rocky Mountaineer
Consider yourself a connoisseur of luxury railway travel? Here’s more to add to your repertoire, courtesy of Canada’s Rocky Mountaineer.