In a bid to enhance connections between Portugal and Brazil, Portuguese carrier TAP is planning to increase its service to Refice, bringing the total number of weekly flights to the capital of Pernambuco to eight.
According to STR’s July 2017 Pipeline Report, the Central and South America region reported 27,333 rooms in 169 hotel projects in construction during the month, a 2.1 percent drop in the number of keys over July 2016.
Abercrombie & Kent has unveiled five new carefully-curated Marco Polo Journeys for 2018, covering the less-frequented corners of Nepal and Tibet, Mongolia, and Vietnam, as well as offering new perspectives of Brazil at Rio de Janeiro’s infamous carnival or English gardens in the UK.
According to STR’s preliminary data for June, hotels in Melbourne reported positive performance, with a two percent year-on-year jump in RevPAR to AUD137.88 (USD109.01).
STR’s May 2017 Pipeline Report unveiled 60,167 keys in 385 hotels under contract in Central and South America, a 10.3 percent decline in rooms compared to May 2016.
Emirates has announced the triple deployment of Airbus A380s, launched on the same day on itineraries from Dubai International to Tokyo, Casablanca and São Paulo.