HOSPITALITY, the Brussels-based, multi-brand hospitality
management company, unveiled its first Park Inn in Russia. The
160-room property is located in Ekaterinburg, the third largest
city in Russia, and features flat-screen televisions, a conference
room, a restaurant and free broadband and wireless Internet access.
Rezidor SAS, the largest international chain in Russia, is looking
to expand its presence in the destination to 20 hotels in the next
five years. For information, visit www.rezidorsas.com.
TOURS created a six-night escorted Southern Italian
Odyssey tour that focuses on the coastal region between Rome and
Naples known as the Riviera Ulysses. Highlights include the Amalfi
Coast, Gaeta, Naples, Pompeii and Sperlonga. The package, which
includes breakfast and dinner daily, is priced from $699 per
person, land only. Departures are scheduled from November through
April 2007. For details, visit www.celtictours.com.
INN SMITHFIELD is poised to open Sept. 1 in Dublin in time
for the PGA Tours Ryder Cup stop, being held in Co. Kildare,
Ireland, Sept. 22 to 24. Situated in a trendy section of the city,
near shopping, restaurants and business centers, the 92-room hotel
will offer balcony views from many of its guest rooms. The property
features a restaurant as well as in-room coffee maker,
cable/satellite TV and voice mail. Nightly introductory rates start
from about $100 or $110 with continental breakfast. Visit www.choicehotelseurope.com for details.
DEILMANN CRUISES is offering fall sailings on the Rhine
and Moselle rivers aboard the five-star, 54-cabin Heidelberg in
September and October. The eight-day itineraries include the small
wine villages in Germany of Cochem and Bernkastel, as well Trier,
the oldest town in Germany. Other highlights include Amsterdam;
Cologne, Germany; and Strasbourg, France. Cruises depart from
Amsterdam, Trier or Frankfurt on Saturdays. Rates start at $1,495
per person, double. For more information, visit www.deilmann-cruises.com.
Phone: (781) 659-1301
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