SHANGHAI US entertainment giant Disney on Wednesday unveiled details of its planned theme park in Shanghai, promising Chinese features and new attractions not found in its five other resorts.
SINGAPORE Singapore grabbed two honours for the top amusement park and zoo in Asia, according to the lastest TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards released Wednesday.
YANGON The e-Visa system for visitors to Myanmar is now open to business travellers, effective 1 July.
HAI PHONG Vu Yen Island, off the northern Vietnamese city of Hai Phong, will be turned into an ecotourism destination with entertainment and second home residential complexes under a megaproject
BANGKOK As many as 89% of Thais, who participated in the latest Visa Global Travel Intentions Study, said they have travelled overseas for leisure in the past two years, logging in five trips in the
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) announce the winners of the 2015 PATA Grand and Gold Awards. Proudly supported and sponsored by the Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) for the
SINGAPORE – Changi Airport, in celebration of the Nation’s Golden Jubilee, unveiled 50 attractions featuring Singapore’s tourist icons, favourite local dishes and famous landmarks that are designed to
The upcoming 2015 TravelDaily Conference, slated to take place in Shanghai (September 16-17), is a big opportunity to learn more about the O2O model as five CEOs from top intermediaries discuss the
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting travellers and visitors from around the world to join the Thai people in marking the start of this year’s three-month Buddhist Lent period
Brisbane has been painted red this week as the city hosts English Premier League giants Liverpool FC for the first time in the club’s 123-year history.
HONG KONG - Genting Hong Kong, along with organisers the Taiwan Tourism Bureau Hong Kong Office and Partners Education Foundation, recently held a press conference on 16 July on board SuperStar Virgo
Tourism New Zealand, Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia are joining forces to run their largest trade familiarisation to New Zealand ever, with 400 travel agents from across Australia.
SYDNEY - Qantas customers can book direct flights to San Francisco for travel from 18 December 2015 with fares available for sale from 14 July.
BANGKOK SpiceRoads introduces a road bike tour on a route that follows the Hoi Chi Minh trail, a former supply route used by the Vietnamese during the second Indochina war in the late 1960s.
ANGKOK Thailand Tourism Authority reports tourism revenue could reach THB2.23 trillion in 2016 on the back of its highly successful ‘Discover Thainess’ campaign.
SYDNEY , 15 July 2015: An “extreme terror tour” of the Australian forest where a notorious killer buried seven backpackers in the 1990s was Tuesday attacked as “horrendous” and insensitive to the
YANGON Myanmar National Airline will face challenges as it begins a bold international expansion starting with flights to Singapore, according to an assessment made by Centre for Asia-Pacific
BANGKOK Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation is cutting entrance fees for Thais at all of its national parks in order to promote weekday tourism.
HANOI The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam will adopt a series of measures to deal with the theft of check-in luggage at airports nationwide.
BANGKOK People participating in the Bike for Mom throughout the country can claim their commemorative T-shirts and pins, 25 to 26 July, at designated locations, according to the National News Bureau
WARWICK, US A surprising number of Americans are unclear whether their health insurance works outside the country, according to a survey from InsureMyTrip.
LONDON A group of climate change activists cut through a perimeter fence at London Heathrow airport on Monday to stage a protest on one of its two runways, causing cancellations and delays to
HAWAII The sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 aircraft has been grounded in Hawaii, its crew said at the weekend, after a gruelling five-day, fuel-less flight across the Pacific Ocean overheated its
ROME An Italian court overturned, Monday, a 500,000-euro (USD550,000) fine slapped on TripAdvisor for failing to warn users that some opinions posted on the popular hotel and restaurant review
DENPASAR Indonesian authorities at Bali’s international airport were fighting to clear a backlog, Monday, after almost 900 flights were cancelled or delayed in recent days due to a volcanic eruption,