News: WTA salutes Europe winners in St. Petersburg

Portugal was one of the big winners at World Travel Awards’ Europe Gala Ceremony 2017. On a night of night of high drama in host city St. Petersburg, Portugal was voted Europe’s Leading Destination with Turismo de Portugal scooping the prize for Europe’s Leading Tourist Board. Meanwhile the Portuguese archipelago

Russell Westbrook and OKC keep winning the offseason

Russell Westbrook celebrated Kevin Durant's birthday on Friday by signing the five-year, $205 million contract extension that had been on the table for months. As they say, timing is everything. It's also quite a feat to sign the richest contract in the history

Leicester made to work for Exeter victory

Exeter missed the chance to return to the top of the Aviva Premiership standings as they were beaten 20-13 by Leicester in a high intensity game at Welford Road.It was a match revolving around yellow cards and Exeter can count themselves unlucky losers with fly-half Gareth Steenson's last minute

Baldwin in good company: Freak sporting injuries

1:13 PM BSTESPN staffThis article was originally published on July 1, 2010 and has been updated.Scott Baldwin has set the bar high in terms of bizarre sporting injuries, but he is by no means alone in his admittedly novel approach to skipping matches.Wales and Ospreys hooker, Baldwin, apologised Saturday

News: Cyprus Tourism Organisation records strong summer visitor figures

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation has released its latest visitor figures for January to August 2017, showing continued growth. From January to August 2017, global tourist arrivals to Cyprus reached 2,517,887, compared to 2,196,017 in 2016; a year-on-year increase of 14.7 per cent. UK arrivals during this period reached 874,055; an

News: Sabre to launch new lodging solution in 2018

Sabre Corporation has announced the development of the new Sabre Content Services for Lodging, a technology solution that will integrate multiple sources of content. These include the Sabre global distribution system and non-GDS sources such as aggregators, re-distributors, agency-sourced hotel content and other sources as identified. Planned for a 2018

News: Wimberly Interiors unveils designs for Venice Simplon-Orient-Express carriages

Wimberly Interiors has unveiled the design of three ultra-luxurious private Grand Suites aboard the seminal Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Adorned with opulent marquetry, the sumptuous suites offer guests a once in a lifetime opportunity to be transported to the golden era of travel in suitably contemporary luxury, from March 2018. Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

Baldwin apologises for lion bite

9:30 AM BSTESPN staffOspreys hooker Scott Baldwin has apologised for missing his side's 44-25 PRO14 defeat to the Cheetahs on Friday after he was bitten by a lion.Baldwin, who required stitches on Thursday following the incident, took to social media to announce his regret at trying to stroke a