Business travel has changed dramatically over the course of the last quarter of a century but what does the future have in store? Rochelle Jayawardena, group marketing manager for the Business Travel Show, talks about what we can expect on the next leg of the journey. We’re such consummate travellers these days, we hardly bat […]
What’s the next stop for business travel?
JW Marriott offers MICE market special rates in Venice
This season the JW Marriott resort on the private island of Isola delle Rose in Venice is offering a special MICE program rates for delegates looking to book in April, October and November. The five-star JW Marriott luxury retreat, set on a private island off the coast of mainland Venice, Italy is the perfect venue […]
PA Life Club welcomes Hyryde as latest sponsor
Hyryde chauffeurs is the latest company to sponsor the PA Life Club in 2019. Finding a premium chauffeur service that is both reliable and consistent can be hard, that’s where Hyryde comes into play, as its dedicated team of professionals promise to get you to where you need to be quickly and safely. With a […]
PA Life renews media partnership with Business Travel Show 2019
PA Life has renewed its partnership with the Business Travel Show for 2019, following a growing increase in the number of PAs booking business travel. Set to take place February 20 to 21, 2019, at Olympia London, once again PA Life will have a presence at the show with a stand on the showfloor. The […]
Are influencers changing business travel?
Dolce Hotels and Resorts are partnering with local social media influencers and celebrities to take business travellers on unique ‘Journeys of Discovery’ With a heavy push for unique corporate experiences, Dolce Hotels and Resorts is making the most of the digital world to give business travellers the opportunity to draw inspiration through breath-taking scenery such as […]
New Novotel opens at Stansted
More events and hotel opportunities for those traveling into Stansted Arora Hotels have announced the completion of the a multi-million pound refurbishment to their Stansted hotel, transitioning it to their Novotel brand in the process. The four star renovation has added extras such as connecting and family rooms, as well as giving a makeover to […]
British rail fares reach five times higher than continental Europe
Season ticket travellers could see price hikes of more than £100 A 30 mile train commute is costing the average Brit around five times more than European counterparts, according to a rail comparison from the Press Association. Examining the commutes of London workers travelling from the Essex city of Chelmsford and comparing them to similar […]
41% of workers want to do more business travel
More than two in five employees want to be more involved with business travel and just under a quarter of employees now request an additional night’s stay so they can explore their location. Commissioned by LateRooms.com Business, the survey supports the continued boom in bleisure travel in 2017, where people use business travel as an […]
New Virgin trains wants to make travel quicker and trendier
New findings from Virgin Trains revealed that trainspotting is making a comeback with Millennials and Generation Z as hashtags such as #Train_nerds begin trending on Instagram. The news comes as the train manufacturer has started rolling out their newest model, the Azuma. Virgin is hoping all this fuss can help encourage the success of their […]
How far would you travel for a UK event?
British events need to take place within an hour of travelling, according to a recent poll. The study by Barbican is being used to highlight the importance of high speed travel infrastructure projects such as HS2 and the Elizabeth Line. The study revealed that 58% of organisers think an event should require less than an hour of […]