SYD puts Africa in sights!

SYDNEY Airport’s new CEO Geoff Culbert has highlighted rising markets in Africa that could become more accessible with the next generation of ultra-longhaul
aircraft under development.

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Australia’s big Berlin tourism year is ready to roll

The bond linking Berlin and Sydney is poised to grow stronger, with a new air service between the two cities about to begin and the chief of Visit Berlin flying into Sydney yesterday to extol the many attractions of the German capital.

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Where getting ill can spell bankruptcy for the uninsured

A night in hospital can cost almost AUD 3500 in some countries – more than three times the cost of a night at a luxury hotel in the same location, according to new research.

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Debut of second new Hurtigruten ship pushed back

The debut of the Fridtjof Nansen, the second new expedition cruise ship from Hurtigruten, has been pushed back, a representative of the cruise line tells Travel Agent. The change in schedule is due to the delay of the ship’s sibling vessel, the Roald Amundsen, which the expedition cruise line reported back in February.

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Virgin Voyages previews onboard spaces for its debut ships

Virgin Voyages offered a look at a selection of its new ship’s exterior public spaces and interior designs in New York this week as part of its “#ShipTease” series.

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AmaWaterways unveils details of newest ship, AmaMagna

AmaWaterways on Wednesday unveiled the very first renderings of its newest ship, AmaMagna, scheduled to debut in May 2019. The ship is one of three new vessels coming to the river cruise line next year—the other two are AmaDouro and AmaMora.

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