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Latest press releases from our clients

Press Releases

For more information on any of these press releases or clients, please contact our PR director:

Jo Hartley or call on +44 (0) 207 367 0917

Travelbag launches new honeymoon gift list service

There has never been a better time to jet off on a romantic adventure. Travelbag, specialists in tailor made travel to destinations worldwide, launches its honeymoon gift list service this October. The new initiative gives friends and families of engaged More

72 Hours with OZO Chaweng Samui

Located off the eastern coast in the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui is an island filled with dazzling palm-fringed beaches with plenty to do and see. The vocal local team at OZO Chaweng Samui believe that 72 hours is just right to cover the best attractions, More

What's New in Chile?

With several new hotel openings in the pipeline, a historic visit from Pope Francis in 2018 and Chile strengthening its commitment to sustainability both on land and in the ocean, this year continues to hold exciting developments for Chileā€¦ More

Discover the many layers of Asian culture with a vast array of cruises

The Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) showcases cruise experiences around Asia for Plan A Cruise Month More


In 2010, Charity Challenge organised a celebrity trek to Machu Picchu in Peru for Denise Van Outen, Fearne Cotton, Alexandra Burke, Amanda Byram and Gabriella Cilmi, in aid of Breast Cancer Care. The logistics were huge, and we came to rely on Hills Balfour for their support and advice in their role as representatives for PromPeru. The trip was a huge success and we anticipate an increase in bookings for our Peru challenges in 2011 of around 300%.

Simon Albert,
Director, Charity Challenge



Baiba Grase

What I have done...
Prior to joining Hills Balfour I worked at Phaidon (publishers of Wallpaper* City Guides) looking after the company’s key non-trade accounts including as Saatchi Gallery, TATE and the V&A Museum and five years as Senior Consultant at Mr & Mrs Smith representing global destinations including Sri Lanka, Australia, Indonesia, Jamaica and South Africa and inspiring clients to experience some of the world’s most unique and beautiful boutique hotels. Most recently I worked within the company’s commercial department organising VIP events and developing new strategies to engage with existing and potential clients in the APAC region.