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GULF NEWS: Talks over a possible privatization of Sri Lanka’s flagship carrier – and the proceeds that will go to the cash-strapped government from its sale – are making the rounds again. Dimuthu Tennakoon The Emirates Group ran the carrier for years until the contract ended just after […]

14 Best Resorts and Hotels in the Florid...

Drive south from Miami and you’ll discover an intriguing collection of islands strung together like a necklace of shells. Each Florida Key has its own personality, so whether you’re more rugged, refined, or boisterous, there’s one to match your mood. First, Key Largo: Sure, it’s littered with kitsch, but don’t let that deter you. Get […]

European resorts would go bankrupt witho...

The absence of Russians during the May holidays is a disaster for the European tourism sector, with experts predicting billions of dollars in losses. European resorts watch the economic gloom as conflict in Ukraine has led to low tourist numbers from Russia. The seaside resorts began to feel the pinch during the May holidays, which […]

SATTE 2022 opens with over 36,000 qualif...

Tourism industry experts participated in SATTE 2022, organized by B2B Expo Organizer Informa Markets at India Expo Mart, Greater Noida. As many as 36,000 buyers and industry visitors across multiple verticals such as travel, wedding planning and corporate travel attended the three-day event with business opportunities. International destinations like Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, […]

Summer travel 2022: Indians prefer domes...

MUMBAI: International scheduled flights restarted more than a month ago and more flights are offered to foreign destinations, but this summer too, like the previous one, the preference is for domestic travel, according to a survey by an agency online travel. Of the 61% of Indians who said they planned to take a vacation this […]

Climate warriors hone their eco-skills a...

Power to the Climate Warriors at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam Cycling is thirsty work at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam Climate Warriors is built on simple, tangible things kids can do, and love to do, to fight climate change and play a positive role in their environment and community. Bangkok, Thailand – […]

Brits reveal most grumpy holiday caption...

The wackiest captions to accompany holiday snaps on social media are “Suns out, buns out”, “hot dogs or legs” and “life is a beach”, according to a study. While the likes of “wish you were beer” and “holiday mode: on” are also among the top 10 most clichéd phrases. 2 Brits have revealed the stickiest […]

The wackiest captions to accompany holid...

A study of 2,000 social media users who like to venture abroad also found that 44% would go so far as to unfollow someone for using grumpy captions. Would you like to unfollow someone because of a grumpy caption? ( Image: © 2019 Yiu Yu Hoi/Getty) The wackiest captions to accompany vacation snaps on social […]

KC Singh | Sri Lanka, India & China: Th

Between the war in Ukraine and the Covid-19 pandemic now swirling in China, the world has had little time to worry about the popular uprising in Sri Lanka. Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has been forced to step down, but his younger brother, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, still clings to his post, hiding behind the fiction of […]

Win a package trip to the United Arab Em...

Bank of Maldives has announced an exciting new promotion for its customers. An announcement made by the country’s national bank revealed that the promotion is open to customers who apply for Lui Loan, Car Loan, BML Islamic Personal Finance and BML Car Finance. As such, these customers have a chance to win a gift card […]

Beyond the Maldives: 5 islands to fly to...

Mauritius is the ideal holiday destination; whether for a honeymoon, a family outing or a holiday with friends. Hike to the highest mountain in Mauritius in the Black River Gorges National Park, marvel at the sand dunes and surreal rainbow colors of the Seven Earth Geopark colors of Chamarel, take an Ils aux Cerfs boat […]

MMC chairman Shahubaan, accused of money...

The chairman of the Maldives Media Council (MMC), Shahubaan Fahmy, said on Monday that the money laundering charges did not mean he was a criminal and that he had no intention of resigning from his post. post of president. Police issued summonses to Shahubaan at the police station on Wednesday night for questioning on money […]

Five ways the pandemic has changed the w...

British holidaymakers can look forward to a largely Covid-paper-free summer holiday, but the upheaval of the pandemic has brought about other changes to the way we travel. We take a closer look at five of the most pronounced trends – with expert insight into which ones might be here to stay. Last minute booking Britons […]

Marriott International expands positive ...

Marriott International has expanded its Good Travel with Marriott Bonvoy program from just 15 pilot hotels to nearly 100 hotels and resorts in 50 destinations across Asia-Pacific, providing even more opportunities for travelers to transform their vacations into meaningful journeys that connect with local communities and the environment. According to Bart Buiring, Director of Sales […]

Tourism is recovering, but not to pre-pa...

Global tourism is coming back to life despite the headaches of Covid travel and the effects of war in Ukraine, but it has yet to regain its pre-pandemic health. International tourist arrivals around the world have more than doubled, up 130% in January 2022 compared to the same period last year, according to the latest […]

Tripadvisor unveils the 10 best hotels i...

The world’s largest travel guide The platform unveiled its most popular hotels around the world in 11 different categories to suit all types of travelers. The UK did well in this year’s list and is not only home to the world’s number one bed and breakfast this year, but also boasts five of the world’s […]

8 travel tips to keep in mind to enjoy a...

Traveling abroad is always fun and exciting. Common travel advice like keeping an eye on wallets or not drinking tap water is a must to hear before you go on a trip. However, there are more exceptional issues and travel taboos to be aware of when traveling abroad. Keep these eight tips in mind on […]

Big 7 Travel declares Korcula 5th most b...

May 15, 2022 – The beautiful island of Korcula in central Dalmatia is absolutely unique, and anyone who’s ever spent time there doesn’t need to be convinced. We all know it, and now it’s official. Big 7 Travel has declared Korcula the fifth most beautiful island on the surface of the Earth, ranking it alongside […]

Foreign trips are 25% more expensive, bu...

Ahmedabad: With a strong dollar hitting record highs, fewer destinations open to tourists, less flight frequency, skyrocketing airfares and searing inflation, holidays abroad are now more expensive. Estimates from travel agency owners suggest that both airfares to popular destinations have increased by at least 25% compared to the previous summer season, i.e. in 2019. take […]

President Kovind to distribute cricket k...

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind will hand out cricket kits during his tour of the two Caribbean countries. The President is on a state visit to Jamaica and will then travel to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) until May 21.Cricket has linked India to Caribbean countries with Jamaican cricketers like Chris Gayle and Jimmy […]

Why the vacation rental market is about ...

Appetite for more distant vacations has also returned, with bookings to Costa Rica, the Maldives and Mexico more than doubling from demand in 2019, Skyscanner found. AirDNA’s Naomi Hahn said: “Every time international travel restrictions have eased over the past six months, we’ve seen travelers react immediately. “As we head into peak summer holiday season, […]

Sri Lankan junior paddlers excel in the ...

Sri Lankan paddlers excelled at the South Asia Junior and Cadet Table Tennis Championships in Male, Maldives, when they won four silver and five bronze medals during the three-day event which ended on Thursday. The Sri Lankan team arrived home yesterday (12) night in a jubilant mood and they were warmly welcomed by the Table […]

89 agreements signed at the Saudi Intern...

Why Yanbu on the Red Sea is fast becoming one of Saudi Arabia’s must-see destinations DUBAI: A few hours drive west of Medina is the historic port city of Yanbu, the second largest settlement on Saudi Arabia’s western Red Sea coast. With its curious heritage and growing wealth of attractions, this unassuming coastal gem is […]

Why did Chèrie Chan and Jessey Lee leave

Netflix’s “Bling Empire” is back for the second season with its all-star cast – which includes Christine Chiu, Kim Lee, Kevin Kreider, Kane Lim, Jamie Xie, Kelly Mi Li and Anna Shay. However, viewers may notice that two of his series regulars are noticeably absent from this season. That’s right, Chèrie Chan and Jessey Lee […]

SHR recorded triple revenue in the first...

Mr. Dirk De Cuyper, Chairman and CEO of S Hotels and Resorts PCL, revealed that “we foresee growing demand in the hospitality sector, including our properties in the five main leisure destinations, in particular in the United Kingdom. UK and the Maldives. Additionally, SHR’s strategy to drive business by using digital marketing to create custom […]

These self-improvement travel experience...

Not every great vacation has to revolve around days of uninterrupted rest and rosé… While the joy of a week spent sunbathing on a beach is undeniable, there’s a lot to be said for the proud sense of accomplishment that comes with leaving your lounge chair to do something productive, too. So think how good […]

Why Yanbu on the Red Sea is fast becomin...

RIYADH: Hungarian composer and pianist Gergely Boganyi has returned to Saudi Arabia, where he first drew inspiration to compose the 33-minute symphony for full orchestra dedicated to AlUla. “You know, it’s easy to say you like a place, and there are many places in the world that I really like, but there is only one […]

Outrigger Strategy for 2022: Upgrades an...

Hawaii Business Magazine interviews the CEOs of prominent local companies about their plans for the near future in which change and uncertainty often seem to be the only certainties. Here is our conversation with Jeff Wagoner, CEO of Outrigger Hospitality Group. The interview has been lightly edited for brevity. What are your big plans for […]

PHL among top destinations for travelers...

The Philippines is one of the markets benefiting from Muslim travel at the end of Ramadan. Data provided by ForwardKeys showed that the tradition of traveling at the end of Ramadan has seen a significant revival this year. Citing data as of April 13, flight bookings from the Middle East for trips spanning the last […]

Dusit International showcases exciting n...

Bangkok, Thailand: – Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, will showcase its expanding portfolio of international properties, along with a wide range of new services and guest experiences, at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2022, which will be held from May 9 to 12 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. […]

India may allow more flights from the Un...

After a nearly two-year suspension, India has reinstated all categories of tourist visas for foreign nationals. The United Arab Emirates, which contributes one of the highest VFR (Visiting Friends and Relatives) traffic to India, is also a “premium” source market for Indian hotels and airlines. “At the end of the day, it’s a demand and […]

Great international holidays for familie...

Stephen Frink/Getty Images The idea of ​​taking children on holiday abroad can overwhelm parents – with questions, even anxiety: what to pack? Where can you find food that the little ones will actually eat? And how to entertain them? Luckily, hotels and resorts can make it easy to travel the world with your family. Our […]

Redefining MICE, officially launched in ...

The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has officially launched the mouse tourism focused campaign “Redefining MICE” in the Middle East market. MICE stand for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions The program was launched at a joint press conference held by the MMPRC and the Maldives Embassy in the United Arab Emirates at the […]

Journese Announces New Incentive for Tra...

WHY IT RATES: Journese partners with premier spa and wellness resorts around the world and rewards travel advisors for these new bookings.—Patrick Clarke, TravelPulse Senior Editor Journese announces its new Travel Advisor Incentive, whereby Travel Advisors earn 500 bonus TRIP points for every confirmed Journese booking at select spas and wellness centers worldwide booked by […]

Hyatt-Gencom’s big proposition in Miami;

Hyatt and Gencom are proposing a major Miami redevelopment: Hyatt Hotels Corp. and Miami-based luxury residential and hotel developer Gencom presented to a meeting of the Miami River Commission on Tuesday their vision for the redevelopment of the downtown-owned Miami Hyatt Regency site with a mixed-use project funded by taxpayers. private funds with three towers, […]

This summer, 1 in 2 Indian travelers pla...

Previous story: The Brigade Foundation and the Bangalore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCIC) are collaborating to establish the “Brigade- BCIC Skill Development Academy This summer, 1 in 2 Indian travelers plan to depart on their first trip since the 2020 lockdown: OYO’s Mid-Summer Vacation Index 2022 Posted May 10, 2022 Over 61% of Indian […]

Thomas Cook India expands presence in Gu...

Published on: Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Gold Circle Partner (franchise) outlet opens in Vadodara Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India’s leading omnichannel travel services company, has opened a new Gold Circle Partner (franchise) outlet in Vadodara for take advantage of the strong and growing travel opportunities in the region. This expansion increases the distribution and reach […]

Global Hotel Alliance Reports Strong Fir...

Hotel brands in the United Arab Emirates and the Maldives dominate revenue; spend per stay and average length of stay exceed pre-pandemic levels, and domestic stays rebound to 2019 volumes Based in the United Arab Emirates Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, reported a strong recovery in room revenue […]

The Grand Hyatt Kuwait will celebrate it...

(May 10, 2022, 11:36 +07) The 59th Grand Hyatt in the world, the first in Kuwait, will celebrate its grand opening this fall. Conveniently located on Sixth Ring Road, just 9 km from Kuwait International Airport (KWI), Grand Hyatt Kuwait is part of the 360 ​​Mall which includes 130,000 square meters of retail space, the […]

Atomize accelerates its growth in the Mi...

Lean revenue management (RMS) software provider Atomize is seeing exceptional demand in the Middle East as hoteliers seek to boost revenue and grow market share amid the post-pandemic recovery of the ‘industry. In the past three months alone, Atomize has expanded its presence in the Middle East with the addition of three leading hotel groups. […]

Radico Khaitan News: Radico Khaitan COO’

When working from home started two years ago due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we were unfortunately not prepared to operate in this mode. We struggled with our unstable internet connection and struggled to communicate in zoom meetings. However, over the past few years, we have indeed learned a lot and found a way to make […]

Finolhu Maldives selected as nominee for...

Finolhu Maldives has been selected as a nominee for the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2022. Voting started on April 1, 2022 and closes on June 30, 2022. Readers’ choice. For the Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, every vote cast between April 1 and June 30, 2022 will be entered for a […]

Vanakkam tourists, once again | Chennai...

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu led the country in terms of foreign tourist arrivals for five years between 2014 and 2020, with a share of between 17% and 21%. Then came Covid-19. Tourism is reviving globally and industry stakeholders are hoping the state government will move quickly to help the sector which was contributing 8% to 10% […]

Vanakkam tourists, again – Times of Indi

Chennai: Tamil Nadu led the country in foreign tourist arrivals for five years between 2014 and 2020, with a share of between 17% and 21%. Then came Covid-19. Tourism is reviving globally and industry stakeholders are hoping the state government will move quickly to help the sector which was contributing 8% to 10% of the […]

Russians who can travel east

SINGAPORE, May 9, 2022: The latest air ticketing data from ForwardKeys reveals that Russian outbound tourism, already severely handicapped by pandemic travel restrictions, has further declined due to Russian military operations in Ukraine. But affluent travelers are still flying, but not to Europe. Russia Outbound Ticket Drop In the week before the outbreak of war […]

Abu Dhabi launches “Summer Like You Mean

JEDDAH: A carnival-style parade marked the opening of a Jeddah park to visitors on Wednesday as part of the Red Sea port city’s annual festival of activities. Performers in colorful costumes led a procession that included stilt walkers and unicyclists in a groundbreaking ceremony for Prince Majid Park attended by Jeddah Governor Prince Saud bin […]

“Skyesports Championship Series Phase 2

It was quite an exciting time for the South Asian Valorant scene when the highly anticipated Phase 2 (SCS) of the Skyesports Championship Series was announced a few weeks ago. As we enter Stage 2 of the Valorant Champions Tour 2022, SCS will be the ticket to Stage 2 APAC Challengers for all aspiring teams […]

Travel Insights report delves into trave...

The short-term outlook for travel looks favorable and people are looking to spend more and travel longer in 2022. Travel scenario After many lockdowns, endless changes in restrictions and constant updates on flights, airport protocols and changes in hotel capacity, many passengers are still eager to travel, even if they are a little more cautious […]

Eid revives battered tourism

Hotels and resorts in Bangladesh’s tourist destinations are seeing buoyant activity thanks to long holidays granted by most industries during the current festival season centered on Eid-ul-Fitr as they seek to partially recover the pandemic-induced losses. Industry folks say the busiest days were the first four days after Eid Day on May 3, and they […]

Latest Covid rules for Spain, France and...

A bewildering array of Covid rules around vaccines, tests and travel forms remain in place for most countries popular with UK tourists despite all the regulations having been relaxed at home A crowded beach in Benidorm ( Image: Getty Images) Britons traveling abroad for their first summer holiday in three years will face a bewildering […]

Pia Wurtzbach and Jeremy Jauncey are eng...

Congratulations are in order Pia Wurtbach and Jeremy Jauncey!! Actress and Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach is finally engaged to her boyfriend Jeremy Jauncey after 2 years together. The engagement announcement Pia Wurtzbach broke the news of her engagement on Friday by sharing a reel on Instagram captioned “We found the perfect place to celebrate […]

Local air operators suspend flights due ...

By Kester Kenn Klomegah Russia’s tourism industry, both inbound and outbound, is badly hit by the war-ravaged crisis that unfolded in the former Soviet republic of Ukraine in late February. For more than two years, the tourism industry has been affected due to the spread of Covid-19 which has turned the world upside down. Industry […]

Let’s Get Out – The New Indian Express

Express press service KOCHI: The holidays have arrived and everyone is in the mood to soak up the outdoors. For nearly two years, domestic and national tourism is at a standstill. Now, with Covid restrictions eased, Keralites are busy exploring destinations across the country and beyond. Tour operators say there has been an increase in […]

Travel trends after recovery; EOS Hospi...

Post-Recovery Travel Trends: Post-recovery travel has changed, with “revenge travel” – in a bid to make up for lost time – emerging as a phenomenon and two-thirds of respondents saying travel will return to pre-pandemic levels by the time end of 2024, revealed the findings of the “Mapping the new travel normal” study commissioned by […]

11 reasons to visit the Waldorf Astoria ...

Arrival by yacht in this paradise. Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Spanning three islands, Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi is a floating tropical paradise in the Indian Ocean. Surrounded by scenic waters, it’s home to lavish overwater villas, treetop restaurants, and even a private island within the resort. Beyond its extravagant perks, it is most notable for […]

EGNOS V3 to improve navigation and safet...

(06 May 2022, 12:10 +07) The European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) recently passed an important milestone where the initial performance of the service was successfully reviewed. Used to improve the performance of satellite navigation systems for the most safety-critical applications such as navigation and aircraft landing, EGNOS is Europe’s regional satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS). […]

All the countries people can travel to t...

Several popular destinations across the UK have dropped all their coronavirus travel restrictions for tourists. Britons visiting any of the 44 countries without restrictions will no longer need to show proof of their vaccination status or undergo a test. The countries that have relaxed their rules are Costa Rica, the Maldives and Hungary. Holiday hotspots […]

bastar: Bastar Cops Bust Online Holiday ...

Raipur: Bastar Police have busted a racket and arrested two people for creating a fake website offering holiday packages and tricking people over three lakhs.According to Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) and Chief Superintendent of Police (SSP) Jitendra Meena, 21-year-old Santosh Kumar and 28-year-old Gaurav Saraswat deceived people under the guise of offering tour […]

The Special Interest Tourism Market Will...

NEWARK, Del, May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The specialty tourism market is poised for exponential growth in the coming years, with Future Market Insights (IMF) forecasting it to reach $26.921.1 billion. by the end of 2032. In 2021, the market is expected to grow slightly above 22.4% as the tourism industry embarks on the […]

British media professionals in the Maldi...

Media professionals from major UK media have arrived in the Maldives for a familiarization trip. The British media professionals came to the Maldives at the invitation of the Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation (MMPRC). The MMPPRC clarifies that the familiarization trip is titled “Maldives as a must-visit destination” and that the team will stay […]

What You Need to Know Before Going to Me...

Picture it now: you, languidly moving through a perfectly chilled infinity pool overlooking a turquoise ocean, with a salty margarita in your hand and the sun beaming overhead. Puffs of sunscreen and festive music swirl through the air, and you’ve already started thinking about your next ceviche encounter. If you dream of Mexico or have […]

Malaysian man ‘halfheartedly’ visits Mal

Write U.S We can finally travel again! We would like to know about your travels and adventures not only in Malaysia but also abroad. If you don’t feel like traveling yet, that’s okay, because you can always tell us about your past vacation instead. Your story – experiences, tips, advice – should be between 700 […]

Europe’s travel restrictions map becomes

The 25 European nations without travel restrictions Albania Bulgaria Croatia Czech republic Denmark Estonia Greece Hungary Iceland Ireland Kosovo Latvia Liechtenstein Lithuania Moldova Montenegro North Macedonia Norway Poland Romania Serbia Slovenia Sweden Swiss UK The list above confirms the experts Telegraph Travel spoke to in January. “Many countries will follow the UK and drop travel […]

The dive tourism market will register a ...

NEWARK, Del, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to Future Market Insights (IMF), the global dive tourism market is on track to reach a valuation of US$2,940 million in 2022. Global sales are expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.0%, exceeding US$5,281 million by 2032. Diving courses are taken by about 10-15% of […]

Richard Bland savors the emotional retur...

Richard Bland defends his British Masters title on his 500th DP World Tour start this week (Tim Goode/PA) (PA Archive) Richard Bland expects to have tears in his eyes as he begins the defense of his BetfredBritish Masters title and his 500th DP World Tour event on Thursday. Bland beat Guido Migliozzi in a play-off […]

Dusit International introduces exciting ...

The launch of Dusit’s new group-wide wellness concept, Devarana Wellness; a preview of two upcoming hotels in Kyoto, Japan; a deep dive into the world of luxury villa rentals under Elite Havens; and updates on Dusit’s reimagined flagship hotel, Dusit Thani Bangkok – set to open in 2024 as part of a $1.37 billion mixed-use […]

Air New Zealand added to airasia Super A...

(03 May 2022, 12:13 +07) Air New Zealand has been added to the airasia Super App online travel agency (OTA) platform. Along with over 700 other airline partners, the airasia Super App OTA platform also includes over 1.4 million hotels worldwide through its partnership with notable names such as Trip.com, MG Group, WebBeds and more. […]

Why Turkey could become the next haven f...

Roman Abramovich’s Eclipse yacht in Marmaris, Turkey on March 22. Anadolu Agency via Getty Images As Western sanctions began to rain down on Russian oligarchs following Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, many took their yachts out of the European Union and British territories to escape the risk of seizure. Some went to Dubai, while others […]

AP COVID Hospitality Bulletin Asia-Pacif...

Transactions that matter. — Photo by Source: AP Hospitality Advisors Asia-Pacific reopening status. — Photo by Source: AP Hospitality Advisors PA Webinar – The landscape of hotel operators in Asia-Pacific: results of our latest publication. Join us on Friday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. (Hong Kong/Beijing time) for the webinar covering the hotel operator landscape […]

Media Industry in South Asia: Fostering ...

Today, journalists continue to face high levels of risk due to the unprecedented impact of COVID-19, as well as the closure of many media outlets and attempts by authorities to control independent media around the world. purpose of curbing disinformation and/or maintaining peace and security in the South. Asia. Although the state, political parties and […]

China’s recovery pushes global capacity

Global scheduled airline capacity reached 88.5 million seats in the week to Monday April 25, an increase of 2.5 million seats (up 3%) from the previous week and the highest level of 2022, according to travel data firm OAG. Growth in China accounted for half of the 2.5 million seats added. The number of seats […]

Two men looking for a vacation package d...

VADODARA: Two travel agents have been booked for allegedly deceiving two customers out of Rs 5.26 lakh at the city’s cybercrime police station. Vashisht Upadhyay, a businessman, approached cops on Sunday and filed charges against Aditya Jain and Rajesh Patel. Upadhyay said in his complaint that he and his family were planning a holiday trip […]

A guide on how to plan your next luxury ...

Physical possessions come and go throughout life, but the memories you create while traveling are what really last. A luxurious vacation is the perfect solution if you want to take a break from your busy schedule and recharge your batteries. Everyone would enjoy a relaxing trip to their favorite destination. Nowadays, thanks to technology, you […]

The Maldives preserve their pre-Islamic ...

A financial grant of around Rs. 2.75 crore (4 million Maldivian rufiyaa) by India is helping to restore one of the many archaeological sites in the Maldives that are remnants of the country’s Buddhist past. Last week, the two countries signed seven memorandums of understanding, which also included the preservation of heritage sites, under which […]

Lessons as Kenya’s former chief justice

By Josephine Christophe Dar es Salaam. Tanzanians need to learn a thing or two as former Kenyan Chief Justice Willy Mutunga launched his career in the country book, highlighting his efforts to transform Kenya’s justice system and his journey as a civil society leader.This remarkable book contains over 60 speeches, seven judicial opinions and three […]

Pinoys explore international travel as b...

With borders reopening, Filipino travelers want to explore international destinations more than ever. Their travel preferences have also shifted from pre-pandemic. Booking data from travel platform Agoda showed that in 2019, before travel was heavily restricted, the countries that followed the Philippines as the preferred travel destination for Filipino travelers were Japan, Hong Kong and […]

Excessive pressure from Eid holidaymaker...

Star digital report Sun, May 1, 2022 11:41 AM Last updated on: Sun, May 1, 2022 11:50 AM Shimulia launch terminal on Sunday, May 1, 2022. Photo: Star “> Shimulia launch terminal on Sunday, May 1, 2022. Photo: Star River routes from Shimulia to Munshiganj, Banglabazar to Madaripur and Majhikandi to Shariatpur have seen huge […]

Vladimir Putin calls them “scum” and “tr

A week after Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the invasion of Ukraine, Oleg Yakovlev opened a flight booking site, frantically searching for a way out of Moscow. The options were limited for him. Due to airspace restrictions and strict visa requirements imposed after the start of the war, a Russian passport no longer allows people […]

Bangladesh among top 10 destinations for...

Star digital report Sat Apr 30 2022 9:00 PM Last updated on: Sat Apr 30 2022 9:20 PM Cox’s Bazaar. Photo: Sikder Ahmed “> Cox’s Bazaar. Photo: Sikder Ahmed Bangladesh is among the 10 Asia-Pacific destinations best positioned for tourism recovery, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Travel-ready 2022 index. The index measures 28 Asian […]

Eid 2022: 5 best travel destinations for...

Image source: FREEPIK Singapore lights up during Eid celebrations and is the perfect travel destination Eid is a time to celebrate and spend time with family and loved ones. Usually on Eid day people love to travel with their partners and children and the occasion also provides time for bonding. If you are looking to […]

4 holiday packages

TBS has gathered all the travel information you need so you can get some respite abroad and be back in time for work April 30, 2022, 12:20 p.m. Last modification: April 30, 2022, 12:39 p.m. Dubai. Photo: Collected “> Dubai. Photo: Collected Reward yourself with a successful Ramadan and treat yourself to a visit to […]

Goa, Maldives’ favorite travel destinati

New Delhi, April 30 (IANSlife) Vaccinations, booster doses, easing of restrictions and the urge to travel have made us plan our trip and travel. From national or international, offbeat or popular destinations, stays or work, CRED members have explored all the travel options organized for them in its travel section. Based on reservations data, here […]

Fallout from war in Ukraine: Tourism ind...

The war in Ukraine has dealt a severe blow to the tourism industry in Thailand, Vietnam, Turkey, Egypt and Cyprus. Before the pandemic, tourism accounted for 10% of Turkey’s gross domestic product. In 2021, after COVID-19 travel restrictions were lifted, around 4.7 million Russians and 2.1 million Ukrainians visited the country, accounting for a quarter […]

Eid sparks tourism boom as Bangladeshis ...

COVID-19 restrictions have all but disappeared and holidays are likely to be longer than usual if a few extra days can be taken away from work – factors that have prompted large numbers of people to turn to tourist sites instead of returning to their home towns or villages this Eid. According to the Bangladesh […]

PGA Shahid urges increased commitment an...

Maldives Foreign Minister and President of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Abdulla Shahid, urged increased engagement, engagement and investment in mountain development. He made the remark in a message during the opening ceremony to celebrate the International Year for Sustainable Mountain Development. PGA Shahid went on to note that marking […]

Winter 2022/23: Condor will also fly fro...

Soak up the sun on the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean: The German holiday airline will also fly travelers to distant destinations from Düsseldorf and Munich in winter 2022/23. Condor flies from Düsseldorf to Punta Cana on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and to Cancún on Tuesdays and Sundays. From Munich, travelers fly to Punta […]

Innovative Underwater Hotel Market Strat...

The Underwater Hotel Market study by “marketreports.info” provides details about market dynamics affecting the market, market scope, market segmentation and overlays on major market players, highlighting the favorable competitive landscape by major majors The Poseidon Underwater Resort, Utter Inn, Water Discus Hotel, The Manta Resort, The Lifeboat Hotel, The Apeiron Island Hotel, The Shimao Wonderland, […]

Maldives a hotspot for UAE residents, sa...

Dubai-based dnata Travel highlighted the Maldives as the most sought-after destination for travelers from the UAE Published: Fri 29 April 2022, 16:49 Over the years, the idyllic island country of the Maldives has become a favorite tourist spot in the United Arab Emirates, a high-level envoy has said. “The UAE is a long-time close friend […]

CDL Hospitality Trusts’ Q1 net property

SINGAPORE (BUSINESS TIMES) – With the easing of Covid-19 travel restrictions leading to higher occupancy rates, CDL Hospitality Trusts (CDLHT) saw a 22.5% year-over-year increase in Net Property Income (NPI) to $24.2 million for the first quarter of 2022. Gross revenue rose 36.1% to $46.2 million over the same period, the hotel trust said in […]

10 unexpected ways travelers end up in j...

Bridget Jones is arrested as a tourist in Thailand in “The Edge of Reason”. Photo: Alamy You don’t have to be a drug courier or a serious criminal to get in trouble with the law while on vacation. Here are 10 seemingly innocuous mistakes that could land you in jail. Carry prescription drugs The Emirates […]

This Eid, the Maldives emerge as the top...

The Maldives is the top destination for Indian international tourists (Image source: Ministry of Tourism /@MoTmv) Photo: Twitter Domestic travel remains number one for India, MalaysiaIndonesia and the Philippines, while Singapore-based travelers are keen to explore the newly opened borders, with neighboring Malaysia the top Eid destination, according to the travel booking site. agoda. According […]

REHLATY Unveils New “Brand Ambassadors”

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: REHLATY by dnata Travel, the unique travel brand designed by Emiratis for GCC domestic travelers, unveils its new “Brand Ambassadors”, intended to represent and rekindle the passion for travel within its growing travel community. REHLATY, part of dnata Travel Group, was launched in 2019 to offer personalized travel experiences designed exclusively […]

Return of pre-pandemic flight bookings f...

The latest data from ForwardKeys reveals that the tradition of traveling at the end of Ramadan is seeing a significant revival this year. From 13and April, flight reservations departing from the Middle East for trips covering the last ten days of the festival (22n/a April 2n/a May) reached 64% or pre-pandemic levels, a 220% increase […]

To avoid crowds at home, people chose ov...

Le Thanh Son and three of his friends from the central highland town of Buon Ma Thuot will spend the holidays in Malaysia. Vietnam will enjoy a four-day holiday for Reunification Day (April 30) and Labor Day (May 1) starting this Saturday. Son, 30, said he decided to travel abroad to avoid the “massive crowds” […]

The team of Dutch writers completes thei...

A team of media professionals from leading magazines and publications in the Netherlands left the Maldives after a week-long familiarization trip. The team traveled to the Maldives at the invitation of the Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation (MMPRC). The team spent a week in the Maldives, from April 6 to 13, 2022. MMPRC points […]

Just Travel introduces cheap flight tick...

NNA | Update: April 27, 2022 4:17 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]April 27 (ANI/TPT): Just Travel, an online travel portal, has introduced cheap airfares, hotel bookings, tour packages and activities through PAN India.The travel agency is offering 50% discount on its domestic flights through WhatsApp booking.Customers can access deep discounts through 3 types of booking […]

I took my kids out of school for a once-...

They befriended Picasso Fish and Rabbit Fish. When I asked the kids what their favorite parts of the trip were, I expected Coco Pops for breakfast or the ice cream cart; the highlight of each afternoon. Instead, they chose the coral class, snorkeling, and dolphin and turtle watching. Phew. However, do not think for a […]

Thai hotels bet on COVID expansion and r...

Published on: Wednesday April 27, 2022 Thai hotels are spending big on upgrades and new resorts despite the fallout from war in Ukraine, making global tourism unlikely to recover from its COVID-triggered slump this year, analysts say. They have set aside billions of dollars to increase the number of rooms in famous beach towns and […]

SA’s PCR rules are ruining family vacati

Travelers coming to South Africa must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or provide a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours. These regulations leave children aged 5 to 12, who cannot be vaccinated in South Africa, and their families in a difficult position. PCR tests show positive results long after children have already […]

Which countries have dropped mask rules ...

Travel April 26, 2022 8:25 p.m.2 minute read After two years of masking, countries around the world are relaxing their rules. Large parts of Britain dropped their mask mandates in January, with Norway, Denmark and several other eastern European countries following suit. Scotland joined the list on April 18. In a shock move last week, […]

Defend the rights of migrants abroad

Khawaza Main Uddin | Published: April 26, 2022 9:42:47 p.m. Reports of every boat capsize in the Mediterranean raise concerns about whether there is a Bangladeshi national among the victims. Few stories of the suffering of expatriate workers in the Middle East and Southeast Asia attract public attention. More remain in the dark. Bangladesh still […]

Underwater Hotel Market to witness pheno...

The latest published Global Underwater Hotel Market Research assessed the future growth potential of the global underwater hotel market and provides useful information and statistics on market structure and size. The report aims to provide market insights and strategic insights to help decision makers make sound investment decisions and identify potential gaps and growth opportunities. […]

FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE ANNOUNCES 2022 STAR ...

Nine destinations get their first five-star hotel London named five-star capital of the world 10 New American Hotels Win Top Honor; the Maldives adds four new five-star properties ATLANTE, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As travel rebounds in many parts of the world, Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the only independent and rigorous global rating system […]

From Amman to Zurich, the winners of the...

Jravel has made a comeback. All of these delayed openings and canceled holidays, conferences and festive getaways have given hotels and resorts plenty of time to improve their services, rejuvenate their facilities and redesign a better experience for guests. As travelers return to their favorite properties this summer — or seek out new ones — […]

Thomas Cook India: To maximize the growi...

Mumbai, April 26, 2022:Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India’s leading omnichannel travel services company, has opened a Gold Circle Partner (franchise) outlet in downtown Ghaziabad to capitalize on the strong and growing potential of the city and the region. Thomas Cook India’s strong distribution and reach in Delhi-NCR, including Ghaziabad, now stands at 12 Consumer Access […]

CWT appoints Patrick Andersen as Preside...

(April 26, 2022, 11:28 +07) CWT has named Patrick Andersen as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective May 1, 2022. Patrick will also sit on the company’s board of directors. patrick andersen This appointment follows the announcement of Michelle McKinney Frymire’s decision to step down from the company. “We are thrilled to have Patrick as […]

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Travel. Holiday. Go. With the easing and/or lifting of travel restrictions around the world, we still can’t believe we get to use these words more and more regularly now. And what could be better than booking your first vacation in years? How about getting some money while I do it? Singapore website ShopBack lets you […]

South Indian companies want to set up jo...

Several South Indian companies are keen to set up joint ventures in Sri Lanka to “add value” and re-export to the region, said Sri Lanka’s Deputy High Commissioner in Chennai, Dr. D. Venkateshwaran. Chennai has several surrounding states comprising 19.31% of India’s land area and 20% of Indian population and has the second highest GDP […]

PH team kicks off campaign at Asian Badm...

Jewel Albo, Ros Pedrosa, Mika de Guzman and Jaja Andres are looking to qualify for the main draw at the Asian Badminton Championships to be hosted by the Philippines MANILA, Philippines — Team Philippines will kick off their campaign at the 2022 SMART Badminton Asian Championships at Muntinlupa Sports Complex on Tuesday, April 26. Betting […]

The number of Covid-19 cases in the Mald...

With nearly 300 new Covid-19 infections, the number of Covid-19 cases in the Maldives has risen to 179,171. This was revealed by the Health Protection Agency (HPA) in its latest figures released on Monday. Thus, statistics revealed that between April 17 and 23, a total of 288 new Covid-19 infections were confirmed, including 37 in […]

Jaishankar, Philippines FM exchange nice...

NNA | Update: April 24, 2022 9:36 p.m. STI New Delhi [India]April 24 (ANI): Following their bilateral meeting earlier in the day, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar had a series of friendly exchanges with his Filipino counterpart Teddy Locsin Jr. on Twitter on Sunday with the Minister of Foreign Affairs in visit calling interaction, one […]

Cambodia refuses to visit Bangladesh for...

The Football Federation of Bangladesh is looking for other options for at least one FIFA international friendly ahead of Bangladesh’s group stage campaign in the 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers after Cambodia reportedly refused to travel to the country. Bangladesh are set to play in the four-team Group E of the Asian Cup qualifiers against […]

Returning travelers are new hope for the...

Running a homestay shop nestled in the evergreen jungle of Chikkamagaluru in Karnataka has proven to be a busy job over the past three months for Ravishankar BM, a planter turned family owner. welcome in the hamlet of Shiravase. The scenic property, bounded by meandering streams, has been packed with travelers from across the country […]

BFF turns to other options as Cambodia r...

The Football Federation of Bangladesh is looking for other options for at least one FIFA international friendly ahead of Bangladesh’s group stage campaign in the 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers after Cambodia refused to travel to the country. Bangladesh are set to play in the four-team Group E of the Asian Cup qualifiers against the […]

Maldives’ quota for this year’s Hajj pil

Saudi Arabia has revealed that the Maldives will receive 453 quotas for the Hajj pilgrimage this year. Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah released a list detailing the Hajj quotas allocated to each country, via Twitter. The list specified the number of pilgrims allowed from each country this year. The Maldives and the African […]

Enjoy your next trip to the Maldives, Du...

NNA | Update: April 23, 2022 5:06 p.m. STI New Delhi [India] April 23 (ANI/PNN): Travel and travel company Olivel Tours recently introduced its new packages for the Maldives, Dubai and Andaman. They offer low-cost packages that include visits to local attractions and adventurous activities. The trip also includes meals in high-end hotels and tasting […]

Be a Coral Reef Gardener at Coco Collect...

Coco collection is looking for a passionate intern to work alongside its Marine Educator house in an amazing three week experience. The successful candidate will participate in important ongoing work to protect some of the world’s most diverse coral reefs from the catastrophic effects of climate change. The Coco Collection has been working for years […]