New glass-domed train in the works for Colorado to Utah Rockies route



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Travel + leisure reports the same company that operates luxury, glass-domed trains in Western Canada, Rocky Mountaineer, plans to launch a new route from Denver to Moab beginning August 2021. The route, named Rockies to the Red Rocks, will be two days with one night in a hotel in Glenwood Springs.


a canyon with Arches National Park in the background: Arches National Park. Photo courtesy Rocky Mountaineer.


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Arches National Park. Photo courtesy Rocky Mountaineer.

The train ride focuses on great views in glass-domed trains with outdoor viewing decks, gourmet dining and tremendous service while passing on the sleeping arrangements — leaving that up to the hotel in Glenwood Springs.



a group of people standing in front of a mountain: Photo courtesy Rocky Mountaineer.


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Photo courtesy Rocky Mountaineer.

“Rocky Mountaineer will bring a new luxury train tour to explore 

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What ‘Level Four’ shutdown status means for your holiday

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Boris Johnson has announced new national restrictions before MPs in the House of Commons as the Covid-19 alert level moves back up to Level Four. He will follow this up with a televised address tonight at 8pm. 

Key changes to the rules include a move to table-service only and a 10pm curfew for hospitality venues including restaurants and bars, a return to working from home where possible, a extension of the requirement to wear face coverings, and a change in policy that means Covid-secure guidelines will become legal obligations for retail, leisure and tourism.

For now, he has stopped short of the two-week “circuit break” and it seems the “rule of six” will remain in place for now, meaning you can still go on holiday with another household as long as your group size is no larger than six in England. In Wales, children under the age

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Tour life has changed and these are the most noticeable differences for players

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – A week and a half into the PGA Tour’s return to competition, players seemed to be settling into what some have called “our new normal,” complete with regular COVID-19 tests, social-distancing requirements and the relative confinement of life inside a manufactured “bubble.”

Simply playing golf can bring its own sense of normalcy but for players who are all creatures of habit, life in the post-quarantine world has required some adjustments.

Exactly what changes have resonated the most, depends on the player:

• The absence of fans has been the most-talked-about difference since the Tour returned from a 91-day hiatus, and those who found themselves in quiet contention last week certainly felt the difference.

“It was definitely interesting to be out there and not have the fans and the energy,” Rickie Fowler said. “You’re still playing against the best players in the world, but not having

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Leisure Travel Has Made This Carrier The Hottest Airline On Wall Street

In the coming week, six airlines will issue fourth-quarter reports.  The smallest of them — the one that has the odd 4:30 p.m. EST Monday report time — is also the one that, so far this year, has been the industry’s best stock market performer.

Hawaiian Airlines shares are up 17% year-to-date as of Friday’s close. Second is Spirit, up 13%. Alaska and JetBlue are up 5%. Southwest is up 2%. Allegiant is up 1%. American and Delta shares are flat, and United is down 3%. The S&P 500 Stock Index is up 2%.

Hawaiian’s performance reflects the airline’s industry’s focus on leisure flying, a strategy forced by the lack of business travel during the coronavirus crisis. The carrier’s stock represents a pure play

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