A travelling couple’s African getaway ended up as a Bangladesh bust after a mix up in airport codes sent the pair 7,000 miles away from their destination.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES - MICROS Systems, Inc., a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce Bloomberry Resorts and Hotels Inc.
“Not with standing the enforced last minute move to the Marina Bay Sands Expo Center, TFWA Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition 2013 has been easily one of the best events to date with records
BALI, INDONESIA - The Stairs Villa Hotel's 12 limited-edition villas, designed by celebrated designer Philippe Starck, is to be located on the southern coast of the vibrant island of Bali.
BEIJING - The passenger in the plane from Bangkok to Macau grumbled to the flight attendant of Air Macau: “could you please tell the group behind to keep quiet and stop shouting as if they were in
TAIPEI - On May 9, Taiwan reported that the shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines navy was fatal to his citizen who died. Although the Philippines Navy denied being involved into the
istolethetv, Flickr On May 17, a good chunk of East Asia had a day off to celebrate the Buddha's birthday (Southeast Asia will celebrate it next week). It happens that in Hong Kong the Enlightened
Tourists visit the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul on May 18, 2013. On International Museum Day, several national museums of Turkey were free in a limited time for the tourists and public to visit.
SHANGHAI - Travelzoo Asia Pacific, a licensee of Travelzoo Inc., a global Internet media company, announced that it is now the 2013 Best Online Travel Portal of the year in China. Travelzoo Lv You Zu
VIETNAM - The app is Vietnam's first premium travel guide of its kind: a unique combination of detailed information, unique local insight, stunning photography and innovative design at your
NEW DELHI - Emirates Holidays, the tour-operating arm of Emirates airlines, and TUI India, the tour operating arm of Le Passage to India, India's leading Destination Management Company, signed a
NANJING, CHINA - On May 13, iResearch issued publicly the Research Report on China's Online Leisure Travel Market in 2012 and according to the Report data, Tuniu.com, which is oriented towards the
SWEDEN - "Professionalism makes success. ArrivalGuides help us provide our customers with premium experiences", says Simon Xu, ecommerce Overseas Manager at China Eastern.
The Luxperience CEO, business pioneer Helen Logas, says that companies wishing to exhibit in the luxury bespoke travel sector need to move fast as exhibitor space is now limited at Luxperience, which
SYDNEY - The 18 finalists for Tourism Australia's 'Best Jobs in the World' – three for each of the six dream jobs – were announced, including five applicants in the U.S., who will travel Down Under
KUALA LUMPUR- She was considered as an extremely efficient and dynamic Minister of Tourism. And she can be credited with many initiatives such as boosting homestays, promoting new tourism activities
SINGAPORE- Singapore Airlines Group net profit improved 12.8% on a year-to-year basis but the result hides a worrying trend a lower operating profit due to continuous plunging yields as competition
WELLINGTON- Competition on trans-Tasman flights is expected to heat up after the New Zealand government Wednesday approved a partnership between Australian national carrier Qantas and the Dubai-based
Delicious desserts, live cooking demonstrations, a boat ride across the river and an evening focused on famous films were just some of the highlights from Destination Britain 2013 thus far.
Bangkok, 17 May 2013: Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives, which opened 15 April, gained the number one ranking from TripAdvisor out of a total 31 resort hotels in North Male Atoll.
YANGON, 17 May 2013: Travellers who think they will be able to beat the fast food chains to Myanmar will need to think again. If the fast food chains are not already there they are clamouring at the
BANGKOK, 17 May 2013: Pacific Leisure (Thailand) Limited will move to new office space, 27 May through to 29 May, at Empire Tower located on South Sathorn Road at the edge of the capital’s main
BANGKOK, 17 May 2013: The Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre organiser expects its 10th Thailand Travel & Dive Expo together with Golf Expo 2013 will encourage more year-round travel and help
BANGKOK, 17 May 2013: Tourism Authority of Thailand hopes its consumer domestic fair Wan Thammada Thi Mai Thammada (An ordinary day turns special) to boost tourism during the up-coming low season.
The weak economic environment is likely to have an impact on Virgin Australia’s earnings, with the carrier expecting its underlying profit before tax for FY13 to be below FY12.