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    Saudi Arabia announces USD 3 billion luxury mountain hub plan

    The post Saudi Arabia announces USD 3 billion luxury mountain hub plan appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince and Deputy Prime Minister and chairman of the Public Investment Fund (PIF) in Saudi Arabia has announced the launch of Soudah Development Company (SDC) in the Asir region in Saudi Arabia. The new PIF-owned entity will lead the development of a luxury mountain destination with immersive cultural experiences and celebration of the natural assets empowering the local and national economies. Launched to be a key driver of the kingdom’s Vision 2030 ambitions, SDC will infuse USD 3 billion into…

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    Four Seasons Hotel Osaka: New luxury lifestyle destination in Kansai

    The post Four Seasons Hotel Osaka: New luxury lifestyle destination in Kansai appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. International luxury hospitality leader Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Tokyo Tatemono Co., Ltd, a developer of condominiums and office buildings, and Hotel Properties Limited (HPL), a Singapore-based real estate company, have announced plans for the One Dojima Project in Osaka, Japan, which will include a brand-new Four Seasons hotel. The One Dojima Project, which began construction on 1 August 2020, is a large-scale redevelopment project in the Kinki region of Osaka. The building will be approximately 195 metres high (49 stories) with a total floor area of approximately 85,000…

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    Confidence in luxury cruising growing as bookings uptick

    The post Confidence in luxury cruising growing as bookings uptick appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Luxury cruise operator Scenic is reporting an incredible uplift in bookings across its European river cruising products following the prime minister’s announcement of reopening roadmap last week. In the week following the roadmap reveal, Scenic saw a 150% increase in new bookings when compared to the previous week – resulting in a record week, with the highest number of new bookings since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020. European river cruises are leading the charge for new bookers, with demand strongest for Europe’s most popular rivers – with the…

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    Where luxury finds home in deep blue ocean: Soneva Jani welcomes new era with launch of Chapter Two

    The post Where luxury finds home in deep blue ocean: Soneva Jani welcomes new era with launch of Chapter Two appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. If luxury had a name, it could not be defined in a better manner than at this address. What’s more mesmerising is the fact that the address comes with uninterrupted ocean views in all directions. Located on the island of Medhufaru within a 5.6-kilometer lagoon in the Noonu Atoll, Soneva Jani, is where paradise exists on this Earth. And now Soneva, the luxury resort operator with sustainability at its core, has unveiled Soneva Jani, Chapter Two. The award-winning Maldives resort is…

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    Crystal Endeavor: The first luxury expedition yacht to restart cruising in the Arctic and Northern Europe

    The post Crystal Endeavor: The first luxury expedition yacht to restart cruising in the Arctic and Northern Europe appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Crystal Endeavor Crystal has announced the much-anticipated inaugural deployment of Crystal Endeavor, the first and only true luxury expedition yacht to restart cruising in the Arctic and Northern Europe, Crystal Endeavor will sail five 10-night immersive voyages circumnavigating Iceland’s most dramatically beautiful and fascinating locales beginning July 17, 2021. The Luxury Iceland Expedition voyages will sail round-trip from the ship’s homeport of Reykjavík, affording travellers convenient air options, just six hours from New York City, three hours from London and with frequent non-stop…