HONG KONG - On 3 August 2013, the highest hotel in Beijing, Shangri-La's China World Summit Wing, Beijing will host the first-ever vertical run in China accredited by the International Skyrunning
LOS ANGELES - HotelMapper.com announced the results of hotel reservation trends for the first part of 2013. Beach destinations proved most popular, followed by New York and Los Angeles, with European
NEW YORK - Aviation Week has announced the results of its annual Top-Performing Airlines (TPA) study, featuring ranking lists that are the most comprehensive guide to the relative strength of the
BANGKOK- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is promoting six experiential and creative travel themes to encourage multi-country trips across Southeast Asia. The themed promotions are
SHANGHAI - Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao has been awarded “Best Executive Suite” at the Hurun Presidential Awards Ceremony.
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Action Plan for 2014 was officially released to the private sector and global media at a day-long briefing followed by a press conference at the Queen
NEW YORK - Fairmont Peace Hotel, an art deco masterpiece situated just steps from the famous Bund promenade, is the ideal base from which to experience the vibrant city of Shanghai. Contemporary style
KHAO YAI - MUTHI MAYA Forest Pool Villa Resort, in Khao Yai comprises 64 exquisitely private Forest Pool Villas (164 square meters) each with a 3 x 7 meter pool, large patio, and garden pavilion for
HONG KONG and MACAU - Renowned for its attentive "Asian Heart" Service, StarWorld Macau is delighted to launch an interactive "Weibo Wei-Bonus" Reward Program, offering a series of travel and dining
BANGKOK - The modern traveler is often looking for more than just fun & sun from their holidays abroad and Volunteer Tourism, or Voluntourism as it is called, is one popular option. Observing this
MANILA - Manila is not only famous for its bay or its night life but also for its traffic jam where cars can come a halt for many hours. This is in fact an experience that most visitors to the
LONDON - London’s prestigious Maybourne Hotel Group which owns and operates three of the city’s leading luxury hotels – Claridge’s, the Connaught and the Berkeley – has announced a series of
TAIWAN - With a mountainous landscape and both the land and the sea to play with, Taiwan offers a range of exciting activities suitable for adventurous tourists.
SINGAPORE - At least 2,000 Asians recently took part in a cruise vacation aboard the Mariner of the Seas that kicked off its maiden Asian season. The 1,020 foot-long vessel departed from its regional
DUBAI – Maldivian, the leading domestic carrier of the Maldives, owned and operated by Island Aviation Services Ltd, has migrated to mercator’s Airline Reservation (MARS) and Airport Control (MACS)
HONG KONG - Global interior design leader HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates has injected an artistic spirit into the styling of the new Jing An Shangri-La hotel in Shanghai, which opened June 29, 2013.
JAKARTA- Agustien Mulawati heads the new subdivision in charge of looking at culinary and shopping at Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economic. The division is new and Mrs. Muliawati is
NEW DELHI - According to BBC India at least 12 people have been killed in a building collapse in the southern Indian city of Secunderabad, police say.
NEW ZEALAND - New Zealand’s original luxury retreat, Huka Lodge, has been recognized as among the Top 100 Hotels overall in the Travel + Leisure 2013 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey.
HONG KONG - When VIEW 62 by Paco Roncero, Hong Kong's only revolving restaurant, opened one year ago, it set the culinary dining scene on fire with its innovative and nouvelle cuisine. Today, Chef
SINGAPORE – Singaporean beachgoers are the most gluttonous travellers in the world, according to Expedia’s 2013 Flip Flop Report global survey. In this study, 65% of Singaporeans surveyed confessed
KUALA LUMPUR – In support of the Government’s efforts to bring down the number of smokers, currently at around 4.3 million in the country, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre has launched a STOP
CHONGQING - DoubleTree by Hilton and Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Chongqing-Wanzhou in China. The opening of the 22-story, 253-room hotel marks the first nternational
NEW DELHI - MGHworld launched the "Be a Traveneur" program across the country. It's a mission to help entrepreneurs in the travel industry by giving them a headstart in their business. Jitender Arora,
The Perth Convention Bureau has exceeded its yearly target of securing $102 million DDE (Direct Delegate Expenditure) by delivering $104.65 million of conferences and delegate spend to the City of