Roam Notes

New Hyatt Regency Co-Ed Bachelor/Bachelorette Package

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa has launched a coed bachelor/bachelorette offer. Couples looking for the ultimate pre-wedding party in paradise can book the resort’s Pre-Wedding in the Palace Package. This new experience provides wedding parties with an authentic Hawaiian getaway on the Ka’anapali beachfront before the big day. Packages start at $20,000.


Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel Earns Award

The Fairmont Vancouver Airport was recently named the #1 Airport Hotel in North America and the #5 Airport Hotel in the World by Skytrax World Airport Awards. Merit is based on overall hotel experience, airport access, friendliness of hotel staff, cleanliness, in-room amenities, fitness and spa facilities, quality of food and restaurant service, and value for money.

Work From Home – Or Wherever

Travel search engine Kayak has released a Work From Wherever Guide. The guide ranks 111 countries and has an interactive time zone map so you can visualize which countries are the closest fit for your “in-office” times. The top five countries where you might want to consider working remotely are Portugal, Spain, Romania, Mauritius and Japan.

Amtrak Resumes Toronto to New York City

Amtrak has resumed service of the Maple Leaf train service, which connects New York City and upstate New York with Toronto and parts of Ontario. The route is an opportunity to take in some of the best views through the beautiful Hudson River Valley, New York’s wine country, and the incredible gorges of the Finger Lakes region before crossing the U.S./Canadian border near Niagara Falls.

Tips for Better Trips Through Pearson

Toronto Pearson Airport has launched an education campaign on how passengers and stakeholders can work together to improve wait times at the airport. “A better trip through Pearson” walks passengers through Pearson Airport, providing simple tips and tricks to help smooth passenger journeys along the way by equipping them with more information about what to expect.