Trip News: June 7, 2018

Brisbane Australia

Trip Weekly

Midsize U.S. airports are now growing at a faster rate than their larger rivals, a reversal from just a few years ago.

Meanwhile, small U.S. airports are also seeing overall growth in their outbound seat capacity, though advocates warn that such a stat belies the fact that regional airlines and the smallest commercial airports in the United States continue to be imperiled by the growing pilot shortage.


Trip Pulse

The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, today announced with its partner Flank, a New York City-based design and development firm, that Perry Lane Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Savannah is now open and accepting reservations.

Nestled among ardent squares in the heart of the city’s Historic District, Perry Lane Hotel is The Luxury Collection’s first hotel in Savannah, offering travelers a contemporary luxury experience in a destination steeped in rich history.


Trip Weekly

Gay couples will again be able to wed in Bermuda after the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a constitutional challenge to the Domestic Partnership Act, which in February made Bermuda the only nation in the world to reverse legalized same-sex marriage.

Bermuda’s Chief Justice Ian Kawaley said that revoking the right to same-sex marriage was inconsistent with Bermuda’s constitution, according to Bermuda’s Royal Gazette newspaper.


Cruise Industry News

Carnival Cruise Line has announced Carnival Spirit will become the brand’s first ever ship to homeport in Brisbane.

The announcement follows the ACCC’s approval of a new cruise ship terminal in Brisbane.

The Carnival Spirit will arrive into her new home in 2020, sailing year-round to Vanuatu and New Caledonia, as well as offer shorter cruises to well-loved destinations in North Queensland.

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