Radisson Hotel Group reports strong H1 growth across its expanded brand portfolio with 100+ signings and openings

The International Congress and Convention Association is pleased to announce the return of annual “ICCA Country – and City – Rankings for the year 2022” after an absence of two years. The publication of the rankings coincides with the World Health Organization’s recent declaration that COVID-19 no longer qualifies as a global emergency, thereby emphasising the return to normalcy for the association meetings industry.

Sports tourism can play an increasingly important role in the economic diversification, growth and sustainable development of destinations worldwide. The 2nd edition of the World Sports Tourism Congress (WSTC), organized by UNWTO, brought together experts and leaders from across the sports and tourism sectors, alongside representatives of destinations and businesses. 

Opening of JW Marriott Masai Mara Lodge: luxury safari in Kenya
Hotel chain development pipelines in Africa: Egypt and Marriott power hotel development

Opened originally in 1913, the Carlton hotel was known for hosting stars: from famous actors to sitting presidents. In 2023 IHG reopens the doors on the Cote d’Azur, overlooking the famed beachfront promenade of La Croisette. The iconic Carlton Cannes, A Regent Hotel, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts’ luxury & lifestyle portfolio, is ready to write the next chapter in its history.

Featuring an extraordinary location, on the vibrant V&A Waterfront, between an international yacht marina and the working harbour, with the breath-taking Table Mountain as a backdrop, the Cape Grace Hotel will transition into a fully branded Fairmont property by end of 2023 (“Cape Grace by Fairmont”). The property has recently been purchased by Kasada Hospitality Fund LP (“Kasada”), independent real estate private equity platform dedicated to hospitality in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Travellers’ blogs
Svarta village in Finland

Scandic Grand Central Helsinki opened its doors to the public on Thursday the 15th of April 2021, thus putting a new hotel in Finland on the map. The hotel truly is in the heart of the capital city as you cannot find more central location as at the Central Railway Station.

On the 13th of December a very beautiful, charming tradition is celebrated, i.e. the Saint Lucia’s Day. Being celebrated in the Nordics and some European countries, the main events take place in Sweden and neighbouring Finland. Having become a very popular tradition, nowadays the celebration attracts lots of foreigners as well as Finnish-speaking Finns.

Types of tourism
2nd World Sports Tourism Congress: tourism and sports united for sustainability

The International Congress and Convention Association is pleased to announce the return of annual “ICCA Country – and City – Rankings for the year 2022” after an absence of two years. The publication of the rankings coincides with the World Health Organization’s recent declaration that COVID-19 no longer qualifies as a global emergency, thereby emphasising the return to normalcy for the association meetings industry.

Since the beginning of the year, Radisson Hotel Group has welcomed more than 100+ hotel openings and signings in APAC and EMEA.