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    Unique accommodation in Australia: 9 wow-factor stays beyond Adelaide

    The post Unique accommodation in Australia: 9 wow-factor stays beyond Adelaide appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. One Kangaroo Island. Credit: South Australian Tourism Commission If you’re anything like us, images of remote nature retreats, luxury accommodation, and boutique boltholes are all it takes to spark intense wanderlust. So we’ve rounded up nine of the best luxury accommodation in Australia’s south beyond the vineyard city of Adelaide. These unique gems are not only a feast for the eyes, they’re run by passionate locals who’ll waste no time in introducing your clients to South Australia’s best kept secrets. From luxury lodges to some of the most unique accommodation…

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    Accor reaffirms commitments to the LGBTQ+ community with partnership with IGLTA

    The post Accor reaffirms commitments to the LGBTQ+ community with partnership with IGLTA appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Accor and the International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA), a global organization dedicated to advancing LGBTQ+ tourism, have announced a global partnership. Accor and IGLTA will work to ensure the hospitality industry is a safe and inclusive space for all and will facilitate and drive equality within the travel sector. The collaboration is the first step in demonstrating the new, essential pillar within Accor’s Diversity & Inclusion commitment: to increase momentum in welcoming and valuing LGBTQ+ team members, clients and communities. The partnership is an important statement by Accor…

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    How to know the future traveller and develop a ‘customer for life’ approach?

    The post How to know the future traveller and develop a ‘customer for life’ approach? appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In light of recent govt announcements and the following surge in holiday bookings, Tony Evans, CEO of TProfile talks about the post lockdown traveller and their requirements throughout their booking journey.   I’m not going to dwell on the pandemic. It’s been a very tough year and many businesses have sadly fallen, but now comes the news we’ve all been waiting for. The vaccination programme is well underway and people are starting to book holidays again.  Fantastic news most of us would agree so perhaps now…

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    Richard Branson unveils Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas

    The post Richard Branson unveils Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Richard Branson has welcomed the opening of the new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. The Virgin Group founder was the first to arrive at the casino-resort in a parade of classic British cabs where he was welcomed by executives from JC Hospitality, Hilton, Virgin Hotels and Virgin Hotels Las Vegas team members. The property will operate as part of Curio Collection by Hilton. “Virgin Hotels Las Vegas is unstoppable. What an incredible time with the Virgin Hotels team and all our guests. It was so delightful seeing such energy and excitement in…

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    Airline Alliances urge universal travel standards

    The post Airline Alliances urge universal travel standards appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. To facilitate the safe restart of international travel and restore the value contributed by travel and tourism to the world’s economy, the three global airline alliances oneworld, SkyTeam and Star Alliance are calling on G7 governments, at their upcoming leadership summit on 11-13 June, to agree on a common set of travel and health standards to enable the safe reopening of borders. COVID-19 has significantly impacted the travel and tourism sector, which has long been a key contributor to many economies. A recent estimate by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)…