ORLANDO, Fla. - Marriott Vacation Club, a global leader in timeshare vacation ownership, announced that it has finalized the purchase of the iconic Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa Gold Coast,
BANGKOK The newly-launched Skal International Club in Krabi, Thailand, was officially welcomed by the province’s vice-governor, Narong Wonsiv, over the weekend.
CANNES While some residents have grumbled at the closure of a beach for his French Riviera holiday, King Salman and his 1,000-strong entourage are winning hearts in Cannes, where their big-spending
PARIS France’s Accor Hotels announced a 52% increase in profits, late last week, for the first half of 2015 and outlined ambitious targets for the full year.
LUANG PRABANG Lao and Thai provincial authorities will survey the potential for boat travel focusing on a stretch of the Mekong river from World Heritage town of Luang Prabang to Loei province in
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The Mayor of the city of Almaty Mr Akhmetzhan Yessimov pledged full government support for Almaty’s bid for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games ?? 30 July t a press conference in
BANGKOK, Thailand - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has overhauled marketing plans to cope with a tourism slowdown and some flight reductions by Thai Airways International (THAI) in Europe.
NSW has once again been named the number one destination in Australia, with a record 3.3 million international visitors, and the State welcoming almost 1.1 million visitors more than either Victoria
Port Stephen’s tourism slogan, ‘P.S. I Love You’ may well soon change to ‘P.S. Will You Marry Me’ with local businesses and Destination Port Stephens chasing a boost in the high-yield weddings market
Cunard, the heritage British cruise line, has been celebrating a major milestone: 175 years of sailing across the Atlantic—all in the height of style and sophistication. In the 19th century, the
Even for die-hard swimmers, surfers, and sunbathers, sometimes a day at the beach is anything but. You know the drill: too many people, too much noise, not nearly enough serenity to enjoy the majesty
“Fez is multilayered, multifaceted,” says resident Tara Stevens. “Every time I go out the front door, I discover something. This is a city on the cusp of change—and it’s exciting to be a part of
The foodstuffs at state fairs continue to reach new heights each year, as states do culinary battle, offering new and different walk-around treats, many of which involve the timeless art of
Summer screams “road trip,” with the energy of a teenager, conjuring images of bare feet sticking out of an open passenger window and a live stream of black asphalt unfolding in the rearview mirror.
BANGKOK Thais and foreign residents will enjoy a four-day holiday break starting this Thursday thanks to two Buddhist holidays that fall on Thursday and Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR AirAsia X will launch four weekly flights from Kuala Lumpur to Sapporo beginning 1 October, the airline announced Tuesday.
SINGAPORE ITB Asia will continue its partnership with conference and association management company, KIT Group to expand this year’s Association conference programme.
PHUKET Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau has signed a pact with Phuket province to boost the events business on the popular holiday island.
DANANG Danang authorities are warning citizens and visitors they will be fined for littering the city’s beaches.
KAYIN STATE Kayin State will be the first state to officially establish bed and breakfast accommodation in Myanmar even before nation-wide licensing is in place for guest houses .
BANGKOK Travel Impact Newswire, a leading alternative-perspective online publication covering travel and tourism, has launched what is claimed to be the first Early Warning Report designed to alert
ORLANDO - EVA Air was honored as the Favorite Asian Airline in Trazee Travel’s first-annual awards program, staged in Orlando, FL on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. This award follows a series of honors EVA
PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. (IDX: GIAA) has successfully booked USD 29.3 million net profit in first semester of 2015, increasing 114.5 percent compared to the same period of last year a
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Sunway Hotels & Resorts announces a new partnership with AirAsia BIG, one of Asia's leading loyalty programme. Commencing 1 August 2015, members of AirAsia BIG Loyalty
MACAU - Sands China Ltd. and the Macao Chamber of Commerce have jointly announced the launch of Sands China's local supplier support programme. The programme is in line with the Macao government's