Recent Travel press releases & news

Loro Parque Foundation and the University of La Laguna join forces

 [PRESSWIRE] Spain – 02 December, 2019 -- Loro Parque Fundación has presented, this Thursday 28 November, a sculpture made from recycled objects that shows the serious problem that plastic generates in the environment. The inauguration took place in the Auditorium of the University of La Laguna (ULL) and was attended by more than 500 people.

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[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de la Cruz - 13 November, 2019 --  Scientists from the Max-Planck-Institute for Ornithology, based at the Max-Planck Comparative Cognition Research station in the Loro Parque, Tenerife, found that four species of parrots did not show any negative reaction to their partner receiving a better pay-off than themselves from a human experimenter in exchange for tokens. Unlike most tested primate species so far, who so to speak “freak out” if their partner gets a better reward, the parrots reacted neither to their partner receiving something better for the same effort (i.e. to an unequal food distribution), nor to having to work harder for the same reward (thus to unequal effort).

[PRESSWIRE] Salt Lake City, Utah - 6 November 2019 -- Antarctic Logistics & Expeditions (ALE), the integrative expedition leader in Antarctica for three decades adds to its collection with the Three Glaciers Retreat. The secluded scenic location features expansive views into virtually untouched wilderness with some of the world’s highest trained guides and guest service staff. The retreat is comprised of 8 elegant and comfortably appointed guest tents with exclusive bookings for groups of up to 16. Set up to cater to discerning adventurers it can accommodate bespoke requests and private jet flights at its Union Glacier blue ice runway.

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[PRESSWIRE] SPAIN – 21 October, 2019 -- The headquarters of the Presidency of the Government of the Canary Islands this Friday, October 18, hosted the presentation of the prestigious Gorilla 2018 Award to Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays.  The award celebrates its sixteenth anniversary this year and highlights environmental responsibility, taking into account strategies and actions to conserve biodiversity and the sustainable use of resources.

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[PRESSWIRE] London, UK - 1 October, 2019 -- The Luxury Report have announced the opening of voting for The Luxury Report Awards 2020, to mirror its sister publication The European. The tri-annual travel magazine featuring locations, products and services from around the world are looking to reward those that have excelled in their sector or location. 

[PRESSWIRE] TRIVANDRUM, India, July 29, 2019 -- The department of Kerala tourism proposes well-planned packages to increase the flow of travellers to Kerala, this monsoon season. The department aims at delivering the special monsoon experience in Kerala to travellers from North and other states of India.

[PRESSWIRE] Spain – 19 July, 2019 -- It is sad but true: nowadays, our World is facing the strongest environmental crisis ever, and its effects are causing the sixth major extinction of the planet Earth. More than 7,700,000,000 human beings are exhausting the World’s natural resources, extinguishing species, changing the climate, polluting the oceans, and expelling animals from their natural habitats.

[PRESSWIRE] London – 11 July, 2019 -- 1,200 miles from Africa and 1,800 miles from South America lays a fascinating remote volcanic island named St Helena. Almost entirely cut-off from the outside world, the island has often sparked interest by historian enthusiasts drawn to the island’s rich history, allowing them a glimpse into its role in fighting the slave trade, acting as a Boer prisoner of war site and the notorious home and prison of Napoleon, who was exiled to the island.

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[PRESSWIRE] London - 02 July, 2019 --  At the turn of the year eco-focused car rental company Green Motion delivered on its pledge to bring openness, honesty and transparency to the global car rental market with the launch of its one-brand, multi-product strategy, offering customers an opportunity not only to see exactly what is included within their car rental rate but more importantly what level of excess and deposit would be required on arrival at the car hire counter. 

 [PRESSWIRE] WASHINGTON, June 28, 2019 -- Washington DC Ground Transportation Company, Connect, uses their vast knowledge on event planning to share four helpful tips for preparing a summer wine tour this year.