Oetker Collection Names New SVP Sales, Marketing and

Oetker Collection has announced that Simon Neggers will join its executive leadership team as senior vice president of sales, marketing and communications as of September 7, 2020. In his new role, Neggers will oversee the global strategy for Oetker Collection’s portfolio of Masterpiece Hotels and Estates. He will be based in the Parisian office of … Read more

Las Vegas Luxury: Safe and Suite Getaways

Looking for a getaway that provides you with privacy and exclusive amenities? What better option than a fabulous suite or villa in Las Vegas where you can live like royalty and practice social distancing in a most decadent manner. We’ve scouted out several experiences to cure your quarantine blues. The Mirage has just reopened on … Read more

Viceroy Los Cabos Appoints Two to Sales Team

Viceroy Los Cabos has announced the appointment of Marta Hagan as director of sales and marketing and Lorrianne Mesina as director of leisure sales for the San José Del Cabo oceanfront resort. With over a decade of leadership and management experience, Hagan will create and oversee sales initiatives and infiltrating key markets. Mesina will also apply her two decades of sales experience … Read more

Qatar Inaugurates “Qatar Clean” Program for Tourism Sector

The Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), in partnership with the Ministry of Public Health has launched the “Qatar Clean” program in all hotels across the country to reassure international visitors in preparation for welcoming them back to the country. The “Qatar Clean program,” which was been developed following a robust review of the best safety … Read more

One&Only Palmilla Appoints Kelly Teo as Director of Sales &

One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico has announced the appointment of Kelly Teo as its new director of sales and marketing. In this role, Teo will be responsible for managing the commercial efforts for the resort and overseeing the sales and reservations teams, as well as strategic marketing campaigns and partnerships to achieve the resort’s … Read more

Just Back: Mountain Time in Aspen, CO

Sarah Fazendin, founder of Videre Luxury Travel Design, took a family vacation and relays all the new rules in a COVID world. Aspen, Colorado was the first major U.S. tourist destination to experience a serious outbreak of COVID-19. After a fast and serious shut down in March and a slow reopening beginning around Memorial Day, … Read more

Summer of the Great American Road Trip

Marion McDonald, an independent advisor at Brownell Travel, goes exploring to discover some gems out West.   Recently, I heard a travel industry legend say that he equates luxury with time. I am looking at this pause as an unexpected but well-deserved sabbatical after a quarter of a century of hard work as a luxury travel … Read more

Punta Mita Four Seasons and St. Regis Reopen

After several months, Punta Mita—the resort and residential community in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit—opened its doors this July. All entities, including the Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita and The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, four beach clubs and the new El Surf Club, as well as the Punta Mita Golf Club and the recently reopened Tail of the Whale Restaurant, Punta Mita Tennis Club and … Read more