What's New, What's Hot: May 2021
Travel Weekly's latest look at useful and fun travel gadgets, including Kizik Madrid Eco Knit Shoes, one of three walkabout products showcased this month.
1 day ago - Travel Weekly
Heading Home for the Vaccine: One Expat's Trans-Atlantic Journey
With Europe's vaccine campaign stymied, the Madrid-based author, along with his husband and children, boarded a plane for the U.S. “The act of taking matters into one's own...
2 days ago - NY Times
Madrid's Ritz reopens after extensive renovation
The Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid enhanced its facilities and services while preserving the belle epoque character of the 110-year-old property.
20 days ago - Travel Weekly
Plans are in place for the first JW Marriott in Spain
The 139-room JW Marriott in Madrid, located near museums and upscale shopping, is expected to open in 2022.
20 days ago - Travel Weekly
JW Marriott Heads to Spain with JW Marriott Madrid
Marriott International signed an agreement to bring the JW Marriott brand to Madrid. The hotel will be located in the central Plaza de Canalejas, and the design will be led by...
22 days ago - Global Traveler
News: JW Marriott Madrid pencilled in for next year
Located in the central Plaza de Canalejas, JW Marriott Madrid will be developed by Millenium Hotels Real Estate as part of their lease agreement with a wholly owned subsidiary...
22 days ago - Breaking Travel News
Spanish resorts languish while Madrid hosts Europe's parties
With its policy of open bars and restaurants, the Spanish capital has built itself a reputation of something like Europe's last oasis for fun
1 month ago - Newsday
5 reasons to visit central Spain
The epicentre of Spain defines so much of the culture that flows from here to its borders and coastlines. Journey into the provinces that circle Madrid and you will discover a...
1 month ago - A Luxury Travel
Famed Madrid flamenco venue closes amid virus restrictions
Artists at one of Madrid's best-known flamenco bars have put on a final outdoor show marking its closure after 140 years due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions that have...
2 monthes ago - ABC News
6 Reasons to Put Madrid, Spain, on Your Travel List
As the vaccine rolls out and travel begins to pick up, it's time to start dreaming of your next international trip. Here's some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual...
2 monthes ago - Global Traveler
The headlines of Very International People
News: Denmark latest to commit to Expo 2020 in Dubai
The Danish government has confirmed its official participation in Expo 2020 Dubai, partnering the Danish Business Council at the six-month global gathering.
Greece joins Mediterranean race to win back tourists
Southern European countries are racing to reopen their tourism services despite delays in rolling out a planned EU-wide travel pass
News: Hurtigruten expedition ships move to battery-hybrid power
Batteries, shore power and biofuel are at the core of what Hurtigruten Group is calling a large-scale green upgrade of its costal expedition fleet.
News: Mondrian Shoreditch London to open this summer
The lifestyle hotel, owned by the Reuben Brothers, will open its doors July following a major overhaul and complete redesign by award-winning London interior design studio...
Prince Harry says Meghan Markle made him seek therapy, compares Royal life...
Prince Harry says Meghan Markle made him seek therapy
A seriously cool beachfront first home, with spectacular views of Mt Taranaki
The high winds of the rugged west coast had to be carefully factored into plans for this 100sqm home, which has just won an NZIA award.
Don't show me photos of your kids: read me their poetry | Hannah Jane Parkinson
Their quirky turns of phrase and lateral observations delight us jaded, cynical adults Kids say the funniest things, goes the saying. I'd argue that they also say the most...
Singapore tightens COVID-19 measures, travel bubble unlikely
Singapore further tightened its COVID-19 measures as it sought to control an increase in untraceable coronavirus infections
How this Kiwi surfer's holiday turned into growing organic produce in México
It started as a surfing holiday and ended as a lifestyle choice, growing vegetables and herbs south of the border, down México way. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Kevin Emirali It...
Hazelnuts 101: A guide to growing hazelnuts in New Zealand
Hazelnuts are still a niche product in New Zealand but they have the potential to be the country's main nut crop. You won't meet anyone who loves them more than hazel...