The only annual event in the United States dedicated to the Southern dish of shrimp & grits returns on the weekend of September 18, on Jekyll Island, Georgia.

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The Obadon Hotel Group has opened The Omphoy Ocean Resort as the first new hotel development on Florida’s famous Palm Beach in more than 18 years and the only beachfront boutique hotel on the island.

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Deutsche Messe and Hannover Marketing und Tourismus GmbH have joined forces to offer a standardized accommodation booking service to make it faster and easier for exhibition visitors and tourists to book a hotel in the Hannover region.

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The French Pyrenees mountain resort of Saint-Lary Soulan has invested 14 million euros this year to build a new cablecar system, capable of carrying 3,000 skiers per hour to the peaks in just 8 minutes.

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New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania has created triple-bed and quadruple-bed (quad) guestrooms for families, tour groups, and sporting teams looking to share accommodations while in New York City.

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The Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, is hosting the second Abu Dhabi Dragon Boat Festival on October 9 and 10, in association with the Adrenaline Sports Live Festival, presented by Rani.

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Tahiti-based online travel agency Tahiti Cruise and Vacation has created a comprehensive travel booking website for Tahiti and French Polynesia’s more than 118 islands and atolls.

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Driving or cycling round the ‘Circuito Chico’ is one of the activities any car- or bicyle-capable tourist must complete when visiting San Carlos de Bariloche, the gateway to Argentina’s glorious Lake District.

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hangri-La Hotels and Resorts has opened the Shangri-La Hotel, Ningbo, its third property in the Zhejiang province after the Shangri-La Hotel, Hangzhou and Shangri-La Hotel, Wenzhou.

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Sandals Resorts International (SRI) has bought the recently shuttered Four Seasons Resort Great Exuma at Emerald Bay in the Bahamas for an undisclosed sum.

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The Address Hotels + Resorts says its two new hotels in Dubai, The Address Dubai Mall and The Address Dubai Marina, are on schedule to open later this year.

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After a comprehensive renovation, Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces has reopened and renamed the Taj Coral Reef resort in the Maldives as the Vivanta Coral Reef.

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German company OASE Living Water has turned the Banpo Bridge in Seoul and the new Mardan Palace hotel in Antalya, Turkey into major tourist attractions with hundreds of brightly lit water fountains.

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The historic Mount Washington Resort in New Hampshire will be known as the Omni Mount Washington Resort from September 1, when Omni Hotels becomes the long-term operator of the resort.

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The clear midsummer skies and unspoiled beauty of Argentina’s entire Lake District area in northwest Patagonia are the result of a far-sighted policy on the part of the federal government to create a contiguous line of national parks all the way through the region.

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Singapore Airlines’ U.S.-based tour brand, Singapore Airlines Vacations, is offering a new slate of short vacation packages to Singapore, Bangkok and Phuket.

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The recently opened Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino and the Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino are offering discounts of up to 30 per cent off regular room rates during the winter holiday and peak winter season.

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A $40 million enhancement to the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai in Kona, Hawaii includes 20 new suites, a major transformation of the resort’s spa, new retail boutiques and renovations to the hotel’s beachfront bar, lounge and restaurant.

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St. Lucia’s Green Globe-certified Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort is featuring a “Sun Dollars” resort credit of 50 per cent through December, based on its accommodation rates, as it highlights its suitability for family vacations.

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