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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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    Virgin Australia Extends Free Booking Flexibility

    The post Virgin Australia Extends Free Booking Flexibility appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Virgin Australia announced last week that is offering booking flexibility for travel until 30 June this year.   The extended flexibility, for customers whose holiday plans have been spoiled by the Christmas virus outbreak, is part of Virgin ‘Passenger Promise’, travellers able to make unlimited date changes to bookings made by 31 March 2021, without incurring any change fees, for travel until 30 June 2021. A Virgin spokesman made the announcement which offers customers peace of mind when making new bookings or changing an existing booking. “We’re committed to our guests during these…

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    Virgin Australia Cancel all Short Haul International Flights

    The post Virgin Australia Cancel all Short Haul International Flights appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Two days after announcing the increase of frequency from Sydney and popular Queensland destinations such as the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Cairns, Hamilton Island and Brisbane as well as between Sydney and Melbourne, Virgin Australia will suspend all flights to New Zealand, Bali and Fiji until at least June due to ongoing uncertainty about when international travel can resume, after Australia’s top health chief has dashed hopes that the rollout of the vaccine will allow people to travel overseas this year. Virgin announced yesterday all short-haul international services would be cancelled…

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    Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin half-price flights

    The post Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin half-price flights appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Australia’s big three airlines have released some really cheap fares as part of the federal government 1.2 Billion push to kick start the battered tourism industry.  Tickets went up for sale from midnight last night, Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia have slashed the prices on airfares until the end of July on trips from mid-April until the end of September. Qantas and Jetstar have released half-price fares to 15 destinations, focused on getting tourists to regions hardest hit by international borders being closed, including Cairns, Townsville, the Whitsunday Coast/Hamilton Island, the Sunshine Coast,…

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    Virgin launches new onboard menus, and more affordable fares

    The post Virgin launches new onboard menus, and more affordable fares appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. New onboard menus have been introduced on all Virgin Australia flights from today to give customers more choice and better value. The menus include a fresh and delicious new Business Class menu focused on quality and simplicity and a buy onboard menu of popular snacks and drinks for Economy guests. Highly anticipated new Business Class menu revealed, featuring locally sourced produce supporting Australian growers and farmers Extensive choice with a new Economy buy onboard menu featuring popular snacks and drinks Better value for Business and Economy guests, following the up…