An Australian through and through, 36-metre Sahana has just launched to the global charter market, with her first cruising grounds set to be in Australia.
PHUKET – Thailand’s visitor arrivals count surged by one million in only nine days with the arrival of the country’s 19 millionth visitor. It is the second shortest period for the million visitor
A bomb has exploded close to a shrine in the centre of the Thai capital, Bangkok, police say. Local reports suggest at least 19 people have died and at least 120 more have been injured. Twelve victims
India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the public sector undertaking under the aegis of the Ministry of Tourism, posted a stable performance for first quarter of the current financial year
Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort recently introduced its elegant beachfront wedding venue, “The Jewel Box”. This ultramodern structure is located at the eastern beachfront of the luxury resort. The
LAS VEGAS - With a record number of delegates closing off 4 days of back to back meetings at the 27th annual Virtuoso Travel Week conference in Las Vegas, industry leaders from across Australia and
MUMBAI - A South Australian flour company is on track to supply India’s lucrative premium hotel sector after securing a trial agreement while on the State Government led trade mission this week.
DALLAS - Chinese outbound tourism continues to rise according to the Hotels.com Chinese International Travel Monitor (CITM), and with the U.S. being the most visited international destination among
SINGAPORE - Check in your flight online? Click! Check into the hotel through your mobile device? Click! Enter your room or order room service with your mobile device? These actions are now a click or
The Dusit Thani Pattaya Hotel is perfect for business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel occupies a prized location within the international beach resort city of Pattaya. Combining the natural
SINGAPORE – IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific 2015 has added a new title to its Sticky Awards honour-roll in search for the “Stickiest Social Sharing” delegate. Open to all registered event delegates, this
ATEC welcomed the draft Productivity Report released this week, Barriers to Growth in Service Exports, which provides policy tweaks which, if implemented, would support the future growth of
BALI, Indonesia - Inspired by a recent New York Times article, “House Hunting in Bali,” that stated that luxury home real estate prices in the country had risen by 15 percent in 2014, Vilondo Villas –
HYDERABAD - In what is a significant milestonefor the city’s hospitality industry, Oakwood Residence Kapil Hyderabad launched as Hyderabad’s first international serviced apartment.
MADRID Two British police officers are patrolling the notorious tourists strips on the Balearic Islands resorts of Magaluf and San Antonio with Spanish police colleagues.
KUCHING Sabah’s deadly 5.9 earthquake in June sent tourists scurrying over the border to neighbouring Sarawak state.
KUCHING Heritage sites along Kuching waterfront and old forts in the state will be restored following detailed studies by experts on how to best preserve the sites.
XIENG KHOUANG Funding has run out for a project to collect data to support a bid to win UNESCO World Heritage listing for the Plain of Jars in Xieng Khouang, Laos.
BANGKOK International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted an improvement of 29.54%, January to June, this year, according to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ latest data.
HANOI Hanoi’s city authorities will form a Tourism Department separating it from the nationwide Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
New data from hotel solutions provider HRS has revealed business travellers typically spend an average of £87 per room per night in the UK, versus just £65 per night in Europe.
Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have confirmed they will launch additional flights to Alicante from three of UK airports.
Heathrow welcomed a record 7.29 million passengers in July, a 4.7% year-on-year increase.
DOHA, Qatar - Qatar Airways, crowned Airline of the Year at the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2015, won two awards at the recent Australian Business Traveller Awards. The Doha-based carrier’s
PANAJI - Goa is all set to organize the Bonderam festival, which is celebrated in the island of Divar, located 12 kms from Panjim city, on the fourth Saturday of August. This year the festival falls