In the PR world, diversity is key. For this reason, we proactively manage our complementary client base to cover all aspects of the travel and tourism arena: tourist boards, OTAs, tour operators, hotels, niche activities and attractions. Media love to hear from us because we always bring more than one story to the pitch.
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This initiative from the Virgin brand family is here to wake up the hotel industry and bring back the fun. Virgin Hotels have reimagined not only what a hotel can look like, but what it can do. Combined with their complete dedication to the consumer, Virgin Hotels are creating a new standard in hospitality and service. There are three hotel locations: Chicago (opened January 2015), Nashville (slated for 2018) and New York (2019), with sites identified for Dallas and Palm Springs.
Warwick Castle is a scheduled historic monument located in the heart of Warwick. Only 86 minutes by train from London Marylebone, the attraction offers visitors of all ages a fun-filled day out including displays of jousting, archery and falconry. Warwick Castle offers year-round deluxe Tower Suites and seasonal Mediaeval Glamping – in 2016 its new Knight’s Village with 28 medieval themed lodges opened to rave reviews.
Toronto is a diverse and vibrant year-round destination and is increasingly well serviced by flights from the UK. Unique and welcoming, this ‘city of neighbourhoods’ is increasingly compared to destinations like New York and San Francisco. One of the most multicultural cities in the world, Toronto benefits from a thriving culinary and arts scene. A vibrant nightlife and lakeshore, combined with annual events like Pride and TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) ensure it remains well and truly on everyone’s must visit list. Watch out for INVICTUS Games 2017 in Toronto.
Tigers: Jardine Howlett
Anguilla Tourist Board UK
Anguilla, a British Overseas Territory in the Eastern Caribbean, comprises a small main island and several offshore islets. Its beaches range from long sandy stretches like Rendezvous Bay, overlooking neighbouring Saint Martin, to secluded coves reached by boat, such as Little Bay. Protected areas include Big Spring, known for its prehistoric petroglyphs, and East End Pond, a wildlife conservation site.
bmi regional has an all-jet fleet comprising 18 Embraer 135 and 145 aircraft. The airline now operates more than 300 scheduled flights a week across a network of 25 destinations in 11 European countries and most recently launched four new flights into Munich, allowing for connectivity with Lufthansa. All flights include 30 minute check-in, complimentary food and drink and free 20kg baggage allowance.
Spabreaks.com is Europe’s leading spa booking agency working with more than 800 venues in the UK and overseas, helping more than 4500 people to find the perfect spa day or break each week. Spabreaks.com is an industry leader and innovator offering spa days and breaks for ‘every body’ under their Spa for All umbrella. They have pioneered Recovery Retreats, spa days and breaks for people with or recovering from cancer, Accessible Spas making booking easier for anyone with a disability, and they also work in partnership with Breast Cancer Care.
Borthwick Castle is a majestic and authentic exclusive hire venue located 30-minutes’ drive from Edinburgh that has enjoyed a multi-million pound transformation. Situated in the heart of the Scottish countryside, the privately-owned opulent fifteenth century castle offers ten bedchambers and three reception rooms within the castle keep, in addition to a two guest bedroomed cottage and a one-bedroom Gatehouse retreat. Offering the quintessential castle experience, Borthwick Castle can accommodate private and corporate events for up to 30 overnight guests who may hire the entire castle.
Pitchup.com is an outdoor holidays specialist featuring over 1,750 sites around the world. In seven years the company has grown from featuring just the UK to 21 countries. The award-winning website has a range of search tools so users can find just what they are looking for from sites near a festival, to dog-friendly sites, activity led locations, all types of families and couples. Pitchup.com is entirely impartial and users can review listed sites, add suggestions or just browse for the ideal outdoor holiday.
Huntsham Court is a stunning exclusive use venue. The stunning Baronial Mansion is situated in the Devon countryside on the borders of the Exmoor National Park and close to the Somerset border. The house offers period charm and relaxed grandeur and can sleep up to 80 guests in 34 bedrooms, whilst maintaining an intimate, homely feel. Ideal for a wedding or celebration, the house caters for events of up to 120 people.
Tigers: Jardine Howlett
The Ginger Peanut
The Ginger Peanut is a new restaurant with rooms located in the idyllic country town of Bampton, Devon. Created by the owners of Huntsham Court, there are five stylish bedrooms which have each been lovingly and individually designed to be less ordinary. The Ginger Peanut restaurant and bar is a stylish eatery located below the rooms and is overseen by award-winning chef Peter Mundy. The restaurant’s ethos is to ensure great tasting food, consisting of fine locally sourced ingredients which is prepared with love and skill, served in a relaxed and comfortable environment.
Ski Solutions are the UK’s original specialist ski tour operator and travel agency, with over 25 years’ experience of arranging high-end hotel and chalet holidays to the Alps and North America.
Tiger: Kate O’Reilly
BSpoke Tours is an active holiday specialist, offering cycling, bike and boat, walking and active resort holidays in more than 50 countries.
Tigers: Megan McIntyre
Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information site and booking engine. Providing the options to travel to and from any location in the world, Rome2rio displays travel and booking options, alongside accommodation and activity suggestions. Whether you’re after a flight, train, bus, ferry, rideshare or rental car info, the pain of planning your journey will disappear. The site is one of the world’s top online travel resources, featuring prices, journey details and booking options from over 5,000 companies in more than 160 countries.
Tigers: Megan McIntyre
Tulipop is an Icelandic design-led character brand built around the mystical Tulipop island and its inhabitants. Tulipop has created an award winning range of quality gift items for kids of all ages, sold at premium retailers around the world. With its flagship store in Reykjavik, visitors to Iceland can pick up a souvenir of Iceland’s mascot character, which is fast becoming synonymous with the likes of Hello Kitty of Japan and The Moomins of Finland.
Founded in 1999, AC Group consists of three distinct brands: AC Tours, which specialises in UK accommodation, transfers, entrances and meals for overseas visitors; AC Online, offering tourism product on a business to business basis to internationally-based wholesalers and tour operators; and AC Luxe, a full-service Destination Management Company (DMC) providing tailormade solutions to travellers. AC Tours was named UKInbound Tour Operator of the Year in 2018.