Articles tagged “poland”

Airlines

Poland’s LOT Withdraws From Deal to Buy German Airline Condor

It appears as though Condor, previous part of the collapsed Thomas Cook, may get nationalized by the German government. Is Condor too big to fail? Not really.

Poland’s LOT Withdraws From Deal to Buy German Airline Condor

Airlines

Former Thomas Cook Unit Condor Sold to Polish Airline Group

The deal secures Condor's immediate future. But can a small carrier group really hope to compete against the might of Lufthansa and low-cost carriers such as Ryanair?

Former Thomas Cook Unit Condor Sold to Polish Airline Group

Hotels

What Nobu Hotels Sees in the Ascendant Luxury Market in Warsaw

Nobu Hotels is testing out its restaurant-led hospitality strategy in a market where its luxury cachet is less established. Both Warsaw locals and Nobu's global superfans will need to buy in.

What Nobu Hotels Sees in the Ascendant Luxury Market in Warsaw

Tourism

Poland Becomes First Country in 5 Years to Join U.S. Visa Waiver Program

The U.S. inbound travel market needs all the good news it can get at the moment — and Poland's official entry into the visa waiver program is just that.

Poland Becomes First Country in 5 Years to Join U.S. Visa Waiver Program

Airlines

Poland Dreams Big With New International Airport, Promising Gateway to Asia

Europe already has many intercontinental hubs, and passengers headed east can also connect at larger Asian airports. Poland probably doesn't need to build a hub to connect Europe with Asia. As Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary said, Poland doesn't require a “shiny cathedral in the middle of nowhere.”

Poland Dreams Big With New International Airport, Promising Gateway to Asia

Airlines

Ryanair CEO Blasts Poland’s $10 Billion Airport Plan

Ryanair is very optimistic about Poland and doesn't want an airport that wouldn't benefit its operations to take flight.

Ryanair CEO Blasts Poland’s $10 Billion Airport Plan

Tourism

U.S., Poland and Argentina Vie to Be Host of 2023 Expo

Expo is a far cry from its glory days as the World's Fair, though it's still a respectable boon for tourism. The International Olympic Committee better watch out, or else the Olympic Games may face a similar fate within 20 years' time.

U.S., Poland and Argentina Vie to Be Host of 2023 Expo

Tourism

Poland Tourism Chief Gets Fired Over Axing Auschwitz From Press Tours

Auschwitz is one of the top points of interest for visitors in Poland. But, avoiding a tragic and horrific time in a country's history is not how you move forward with new tourism branding and messaging, which Poland has sought to do in recent years.

Poland Tourism Chief Gets Fired Over Axing Auschwitz From Press Tours

Airlines

Poland’s New Airport is the Latest that Europe Doesn’t Need

Poland has about a dozen new or newly renovated airports and most of them are struggling. Regional airports generally attract budget carriers that play hardball in negotiations and move onto the next one if they don't get attractive terms.

Poland’s New Airport is the Latest that Europe Doesn’t Need

Tourism

Visitor Growth at Auschwitz Site Prompts Plea for Pre-Bookings

The concept of access to historical or natural attractions is often debated in the travel industry once a destination becomes so popular that the volume of visitors begins to threaten its sustainability.

Visitor Growth at Auschwitz Site Prompts Plea for Pre-Bookings