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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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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). […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts launches “N

Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, encourages creative travelers to awaken new adventures, senses and experiences with the brand’s new campaign, “New Horizons”. After a two-year hiatus, dawn is breaking on a new era of travel calling on travelers to reconnect with themselves, their passports and their […]

IndiGo reactivates codeshare agreement w...

(April 20, 2022, 11:15 +07) IndiGo, India’s largest airline, has reactivated its strategic cooperation with Qatar Airways, following the lifting of the Indian government’s suspension of scheduled international flights. Qatar Airways currently operates 190 flights per week to and from 12 destinations in India, namely Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi, Kozhikode, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Goa, […]

Rising gas and flight prices are forcing...

Placeholder while loading article actions Sara Jensen had hoped to travel to Germany to visit family in August, her first trip there since 2019, but she canceled the international excursion as flight prices rose. Also off the list this summer is a trip from Sacramento to the Midwest to visit friends. With average gas prices […]

About 70% of Indians plan to travel this...

About 70% of Indians plan to travel this summer, indicating pent-up demand over the past two years of the pandemic, according to a survey by ZestMoney, an EMI finance network and Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL). While 60% said they would travel domestically, around 40% said they were most likely to travel abroad in the […]

Summer getaways back in rage; Goa and K...

A recent survey revealed pent-up demand for travel in the past two years of the pandemic, with 70% of respondents planning to travel during the summer. While 60% said they would travel domestically, 40% said they were more likely to travel abroad in the next three months as pandemic restrictions were lifted, a ZestMoney survey […]

We swapped a caravan in Wales for a luxu...

A LUCKY couple who won £1million in the lottery have traveled the world after abandoning their caravan in Wales. Civilian partners Ian Pearce, 55, and Lyn Sexton, 51, have vacationed in 65 countries over the past nine years, becoming international globetrotters. 4 Ian Pearce, 55, and Lyn Sexton, 51, traveled the world after winning £1million […]

The most beautiful hotels in the USA

Ask any Hawaii Loyalist about the legendary Mauna Lani retreat on the Big Island and they’ll nod knowingly. For decades, the hotel has been a mainstay, attracting celebrities, affluent families, and Kona-Kohala coast locals. To say there was some nervous anticipation when it became an Auberge Resort after a $200 million renovation is extremely cool. […]

Summer vacation prices rise amid strong ...

H Holidaymakers are being forced to spend upwards of £1,000 flying to popular European destinations for the summer as the cost of overseas travel rises. The cost of summer holidays has fallen in recent years as demand has plummeted following the Covid pandemic. But prices are skyrocketing after bookings surged in recent months following the […]

War in Ukraine Hits Russian Tourism Indu...

Russian tourism, both inbound and outbound, is being hit hard by the war-torn 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 operators say the impact […]

Summer plans and long weekend lead to in...

Online travel company EaseMyTrip has seen a 40-50% increase in advance airline bookings for the upcoming summer season and the Good Friday long weekend. The platform also saw a 20-30% increase in advance bookings for international travel for the months of May and June, with a significant increase in the number of people traveling for […]

Ignore the middle class naysayers – fly

Minimum visits Like street musicians, cultural wonders will only make you feel guilty for ignoring them. Dubai may be preferable to Rome, for example, if you plan to spend the whole day by your hotel pool. Water Proximity to the pool or the sea is essential on the fly and the flop, for the sense […]

It’s Travel Season and CRED’s Internatio

Summer conjures up memories of cobbled streets, beaches, snorkeling, relaxing by the pool, and indulging your taste buds. It’s time to make your desire to travel come true. We’ve all scoured multiple websites during this time and waited for the time to pack up and fly. CRED International Promotions – an international travel sale that […]

How online travel aggregator Pickyourtra...

The Covid-19 outbreak has posed unprecedented challenges to many businesses, including the travel and hospitality industry. This meant that everything that had been built over the years had fallen to zero. As of March 2020, the Chennai-headquartered Online Travel Aggregator (OTA) Choose your course stared into an empty space and didn’t know if he would […]

‘Leading the Transformation’ summit turn

The Palacio de Congresos de Palma hosted the Sustainable Destinations Summit organized by UNWTO in partnership with the Mallorca Tourism Foundation. The conference shared environmental, social and economic sustainability best practices developed around the world by leading organizations and companies in these initiatives. Catalina Cladera, President of the Consell of Mallorca, Isabel Oliver from the […]

Fiji’s Momi Bay resort offers cult Maldi

With the return of international travel, people feel like splurging like never before, but there is a way to get the same luxury for a fraction of the price. With the world deprived of international vacations for two years, people are keen to splurge on their trips like never before. But if you’re looking for […]

TS folks’ interest in flying to new plac

Posted: Posted Date – 3:57 PM, Mon – 11 Apr 22 Hyderabad: The people of Telangana like to fly to new places for vacations. And this, according to GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited (GHIAL), has helped Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here recover from the impact of Covid faster than any other metropolitan airport in […]

Asian countries are top international tr...

NEW DELH : About a fortnight after the resumption of regular international flights after almost two years, Indians flocked to the United Arab Emirates, the Maldives and Thailand in Asia; Switzerland, France, Italy, Austria in Europe; and other destinations such as Turkey, Australia, the UK and the US, travel industry executives said. “We have seen […]

UAE tops Gulf Business 100 Arab Powers l...

Five inclusions in the top 10 positions came from the United Arab Emirates. The United Arab Emirates topped the Gulf Business 100 Arab Powers list for 2022 with five inclusions in the top 10 positions. Dr. Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technologies and Managing Director and Group CEO of Abu […]

New summer travel cheat sheet to help US...

Share the article Last update 1 minute ago Have you been looking for the best flight prices for your summer vacation? US online travel giant Expedia analyzed recent data on its web search and found that US travelers were planning their summer vacations even before spring break and Easter break. According to information shared by […]

One Luxury offers new limited hotel and ...

With the best price guarantee, customers can get a luxury trip One of the main luxury travel agencies in Germany, One Luxury is relaunching its website designed to facilitate reservations for 5-star luxury hotels and luxury package tours. The company is also offering new limited offers of luxury hotels/resorts for travel to the Maldives with […]

7 things to put in your travel backpack

With the country opening the doors to travel again, after two long years, we have our wish list ready. As excited as we are about traveling to new destinations, we’ll all admit that packing the essentials for the trip is definitely tedious. From sunglasses to toiletries, we have an endless list of travel essentials. So […]

Mexico, Iceland and other countries you ...

People across Scotland and the UK will be eager to head abroad for an Easter holiday – many having not left the UK since before the pandemic. With the easing of travel restrictions at home and abroad and the reopening of tourism, the demand for vacations abroad has been considerable. While some countries still have […]

Maldives shelters sanctioned yachts of R...

Maldives will not actively pursue yacht seizures – sources Fears impact of Russian sanctions on tourism industry – sources “Fantastic” to think that the yachts will be confiscated MALE, April 7 (Reuters) – A day after coal and fertilizer billionaire Andrey Melnichenko was placed on the European Union’s sanctions list on March 9, his superyacht […]

Bangladeshi passport remains the 9th wea...

Bangladeshi passport ranks fifth in South Asia April 06, 2022, 8:55 p.m. Last modification: 06 April 2022, 21:35 Representative image. Photo: Collected “> Representative image. Photo: Collected The Bangladeshi passport again ranked ninth in the world as its holder can only travel to 40 out of 227 destinations worldwide without a prior visa, according to […]

Iconic New York hotel brand Waldorf Asto...

Artist’s impression of the One Circular Quay development. Photo: artist view Iconic luxury hotel brand Waldorf Astoria is expanding Down Under, with plans to launch its first property in Sydney by 2025. The Hilton-owned Waldorf Astoria Sydney will occupy a 28-story skyscraper in the highly anticipated One Circular Quay mixed-use development, considered one of the […]

“Tourism policies need to be overhauled”

Tourism is a major economic driver in many Southeast Asian countries: in 2019, it contributed US$393 billion to the region’s GDP. But the Covid-19 pandemic and border closures had dire consequences for the millions of people who made their living in the industry. These enforced respites, however, have highlighted the effects of overtourism, after rapid […]

Demand for tickets abroad on the rise, a...

A week after the resumption of scheduled overseas commercial air operations from India, demand for international travel has shown a “clear acceleration”, encouraging travel service providers. People are desperate to travel after a two-year lull and demand and inquiries are skyrocketing despite rising airfares, some industry players have said. Indiver Rastogi, president and group head […]

Ukraine crisis threatens tourism recover...

MADRID, April 4, 2022: After the unprecedented fall in 2020 and 2021, international tourism is starting to show signs of a gradual recovery in 2022, but the Ukraine crisis could hamper progress. On the positive side, UNWTO reports that as of March 24, 12 destinations had no Covid-19 restrictions in place, and more destinations are […]

Passenger traffic at Hyderabad airport e...

Single-day passenger numbers from Hyderabad International Airport reached around 53,000 on March 27, or around 109% of pre-Covid average daily domestic traffic, the airport operator revealed on Sunday. The airport also recorded the highest number of post-Covid domestic air traffic (ATM) movements of 374 on the same day. On […]

Austrian Airlines prepares for Easter tr...

As Austria prepares for its Easter holidays, national carrier Austrian Airlines is gearing up for a busy holiday season. The carrier has seen unprecedented demand for leisure flights, with nearly 58,000 travelers crossing the Mediterranean from its Vienna hub in the first weekend. Austrian Airlines CCO Michael Trestl noted the increased interest in travel by […]

Place2Go promotion aims to lure Indian t...

April 2, 2022 – The Indian market is huge and offers an opportunity that may not yet have been fully exploited by the Croatian tourism sector. In the post-pandemic period, Indian tourists are hungry for travel, and the Place2Go promotion might just put Croatia on their map. As Poslovni Dnevnik/Marija Crnjak writes, after a two-year […]

Most visitors interested in domestic des...

Show will help revive Bangladesh’s tourism industry after Covid shock, organizer hopes April 01, 2022, 9:55 p.m. Last modification: April 01, 2022, 10:11 p.m. Tourists and locals came to enjoy the beauty of the mountains of Bandarban during the rainy season. Photo: TBS “> Tourists and locals came to enjoy the beauty of the mountains […]

Where is Jennifer Robertson, the widow o...

In October 2018, Jennifer Robertson was living the life of her dreams. She had just married her best friend, Gerald “Gerry” Cotten, in a ceremony at a Scottish castle; she had recently started a property management business; and, using money from Cotten’s incredibly profitable Bitcoin exchange, she and Cotten had spent the past two years […]

5 Tourist Destinations With Stunning Nat...

5 Tourist Destinations With Stunning Natural Wonders March 31, 2022, 2:34 p.m. 2 minute read The natural phenomena of these places will not fail to enchant you. (Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons) Even though humans have explored many layers of the universe, there are still so many things beyond the mind. Several natural phenomena can be […]

Beginning of the 3-day tourism fair in t...

Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism Secretary Md Mokammel Hossain along with tour operators, agents, stakeholders and guests inaugurate the “10th Mastercard Bangladesh Travel and Tourism Fair 2022” at Bangabandhu International on Wednesday Dhaka Convention Center. – Photo press release. An international tourism fair titled the 10th Mastercard Bangladesh Travel and Tourism Fair 2022 kicked […]

Catch the first rays | TTG Asia

The Maldives was one of the first destinations to reopen amid the pandemic, giving it a first-mover advantage. Feizal Samath uncovers how the island nation is nurturing travel dreams through targeted campaigns and marketing efforts over the past two years. HIMMAFUSHI / MALDIVES – MARCH 08, 2019: Long hair Caucasian surfer rides tropical ocean wave […]

Hotel Review: Cora Cora Maldives Resort

In a secluded stretch of ocean north of the equator, Cora Cora, or Raa Maamigili, is a small but bustling ecosystem of restaurants, greenery and local wildlife. The Cora Cora Maldives resort prides itself on offering just 100 rooms, a mix of iconic Maldivian overwater villas or airy beach properties nestled on the waterfront surrounded […]

Flight warning as British Airways releas...

BRITS traveling with British Airways are warned that they must always wear masks if traveling to 50 destinations. The airline announced it was scrapping its mandatory mask policy earlier this month if passengers were flying to a country where face masks are not mandatory. 2 British Airways passengers must wear masks if flying to any […]

IndiGo starts operations from Pantnagar ...

IndiGo has launched flights connecting Pantnagar in Uttarakhand with Delhi and Dehradun. Dehradun-Pantnagar and Delhi-Pantnagar flights will operate daily, the airline said in a statement. “Celebrating our inaugural flights to and from Pantnagar – our 72nd domestic destination. We are pleased to further increase connectivity by adding another station in the state of Uttarakhand,” according […]

British Airways crew hit with luxury hot...

BRITISH Airways staff have been banned from all-inclusive hotel deals at a luxury resort after a drunk flight attendant passed out on a beach. Guests watched as the rookie collapsed in the Maldives during a layover between flights. 1 A British Airways stewardess appalled staff at the Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma in the MaldivesCredit: Alamy […]

Which Russian-linked superyachts have be...

Since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, the international community has issued sanctions and taken other punitive measures against Russian officials and oligarchs. As a result, superyachts and other assets worth hundreds of millions of dollars belonging to some of Russia’s wealthiest people have been seized or detained. While the […]

Global surfboard markets, 2020-2021 and ...

DUBLIN, March 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Surfboards – Global Market Trajectory and Analysis” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo Global surfboard market to reach $3.1 billion by 2026 Amid COVID-19 crisis, Global Surfboards Market Estimated at US$2.2 billion in 2020, is expected to reach a size of US$3.1 […]

AirAsia boosts domestic and internationa...

SEPANG, Malaysia, March 25, 2022: AirAsia is preparing for the country’s reopening by adding more international routes to meet significant pent-up demand ahead of Malaysia’s borders reopening to international travel on April 1. With the continued easing of travel restrictions, the airline group has increased domestic flight capacity in Malaysia by 156% since October 2021, […]

Aeroflot expresses interest in restartin...

Russian flagship carrier Aeroflot has reportedly expressed interest in restarting flight operations to the Maldives. Earlier, Aeroflot halted international flight operations, except for Belarus, after Russia’s civil aviation authority strongly urged the airline to do so. The authority was concerned about the possibility of foreign-leased aircraft used by Aeroflot being seized at allied destinations in […]

AirAsia Malaysia offers promotions on RM...

Justin Ng Director of Digital Content, Kuala Lumpur AirAsia flight promotions are back. On April 1, Malaysians and foreign travelers will once again be able to enter and exit the country freely, as Malaysia will finally reopen its international borders after two years of varying degrees of lockdown. With mandatory quarantine both an obstacle and […]

New StrategyR Study Highlights $3.3 Bill...

SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New market research published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA), the leading market research firm, today released its report titled “Surfboards – Global Market Trajectory and Analysis”. The report presents new insights into the opportunities and challenges in a significantly transformed post COVID-19 market. FACTS AT A GLANCEWhat’s […]

Singaporeans crave spring travel

SINGAPORE, March 21, 2022: After nearly two years of lockdowns and restrictions, Singaporeans are once again heading overseas to enjoy the spring break, according to the Tripadvisor survey. The latest Spring Travel Seasonal Index identifies the top 10 destinations likely to attract Singaporeans based on search and sentiment data. Top 10 most popular destinations for […]

Italy offers best value for spring sunsh...

A tour operator has analyzed some of the most popular destinations for UK holidaymakers to find out which spot offers the most sunshine for the cost of a flight. And the survey found that resorts closer to home offered the best value for hours of sunshine ahead of more exotic locations. Research of Destination2 watched […]

It becomes much easier to travel around ...

Last Sunday, the powers that be swung into action and gave us an extra hour of daylight to enjoy, and today I wanted to ‘bring to you’ some more good news: the restrictions on entering the whole world softens. Chances are, wherever you dream of going this year, you can do it now or very […]

All remaining Covid travel measures will...

Tourism businesses have hailed the ‘final game changer’ as all remaining Covid travel measures are removed even as cases continue to rise in the UK. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said lifting the requirements, which include pre-travel testing for those who have not been vaccinated, would allow “greater freedom in time for Easter” to go abroad. […]

MMPRC exhibits Maldives as partner count...

The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has started exhibiting the Maldives at India’s largest organized travel trade event. The Maldives were exposed to OTM Mumbai, as a partner country. MMPRC says it was to further boost the visibility of the Maldives brand in the Indian market. The fair was held in Mumbai from […]

Russians are allowed to travel to popula...

In light of the Ukrainian-Russian crisis, the United States and the European Union were quick to impose sanctions that would make it difficult for Russian oligarchs to travel to their respective countries. Consequently, many countries have seen a sharp drop in the number of Russian visitors. But not all countries, in fact. In fact, according […]

Federal government says unvaccinated Can...

Unvaccinated Canadians should avoid traveling abroad for non-essential purposes, the federal government has warned. As part of the government’s Level 2 international travel advisorythose who are not vaccinated against COVID-19 are asked to “continue to avoid non-essential travel to all destinations”. This includes those who have not received any doses of a COVID-19 vaccine as […]

Regular international flights will start...

PUNE: No new international flights are said to be operating from the city’s airport at the moment despite regular international flights which are expected to depart from India after two years from March 28 as per the summer schedule. Authorities, however, expect new overseas connections from the facility within months. An Indian import authority (AAI), […]

Centara outlines regional expansion stra...

BANGKOK, March 14, 2022: Centara Hotels and ResortsThailand’s leading hotel operator, unveiled its recent business performance, expansion plans and strategic direction for the future, including several new hotels, new destinations and new brand concepts. This exciting era of growth will help the group achieve its long-term goal of becoming one of the world’s top 100 […]

Tripadvisor Reveals the Best Internation...

Tripadvisor revealed its most popular international destinations for spring. More than a third of Britons (38%) are planning a trip abroad according to the travel guidance site and many say they are looking for “rest and relaxation” from their next holiday. What you plan to see the sights of a European city or you want […]

5 Maldives travel tips you need to know ...

The Maldives are the perfect getaway from your busy lives. A trip to the Maldives will help you relax and rejuvenate while lost in this beautiful blue paradise. With its splendid overwater resorts, crystal clear waters and rich coral reefs, the Maldives is quickly becoming one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. […]

Vietnamese travel agencies see strong re...

Representatives of several tour operators said the number of Vietnamese tourists booking trips to Asia, the Middle East and Europe in March increased two to three times from last month. Leading tour operator Vietravel said the company will take four tour groups to Dubai, three to Thailand, one to the Maldives and another to Singapore […]

Thailand will start ferrying tourists to...

BANGKOK, March 11 (dpa): Seaplanes are quite exotic in Thailand. Post-pandemic, however, the kingdom wants to focus more on quality tourism and new attractions. Landing at sea right in front of a hotel is one of them. Part of Thailand’s appeal as a vacation destination is its hundreds of beautiful islands. But the smaller ones […]

Mandarin Oriental Unveils Exclusive Coll...

Looking to take your family or group vacation to the next level this summer? Through a new partnership just announced, Mandarin Oriental has introduced an exclusive portfolio of private villas, mansions and homes that will make your getaways even more escape-worthy. Work with Stay One, a company which, according to its website, lists the “best […]

Will the Maldives develop the offshore I...

The archipelago is seeking to become an Islamic finance hub for South Asia, but needs more legislation and the country’s half-million Muslims to embrace Islamic banking. The Maldives archipelago in the Indian Ocean is developing an Islamic finance sector, although it may need to strengthen legislation and local turnover to attract enough international players to […]

The best new holiday destinations in the...

If you’re looking for travel inspiration, look no further, as the best new holiday destinations in the UK and abroad have been named. Whether you’re in the mood for a vacation or want to fly abroad, TripAdvisor has named the 20 promising destinations in the UK and abroad. 5 TripAdvisor named the 20 promising destinations […]

3 outrageous places travelers ‘can’t bel

Travel blogger Hayley Andersen has taken to social media to share three places she doesn’t believe exist in Australia. The three locations are Gibson Steps (Victoria), Wilsons’s Prom (Victoria) and Jervis Bay (NSW). It comes from the back of a series of videos in which the TikTok creator, who has 227.4 thousand subscribers, shares other […]

Latest changes to travel rules for UK vi...

Covid travel rules continue to change, with many destinations further easing restrictions for UK visitors. Although the last major UK travel restriction was dropped more than two weeks ago – Day 2 testing for vaccinated travelers ended on February 11 – other countries still have entry rules strict in place. The latest study by travel […]

61% of station workers administered remi...

As of Wednesday, 61.8% of station workers had received their Covid-19 reminders. The Ministry of Tourism, through its latest weekly figures, shows that 97.6% of people employed at resorts in the Maldives’ tourism industry were fully vaccinated against coronavirus as of Wednesday. Additionally, 99.8% of station workers have received the first doses of the Covid-19 […]

TripFactory Enables Seamless Travel Expe...

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India: TripFactory’s vision, when it was founded in 2013, was to build the largest vacation store in the world. A limitless store of products, experiences and reach. Also provide consumers with the ultimate travel shopping machine, which can personalize and relate very deeply to consumers. Embarking on this journey to make travel […]

Maldives eliminates testing requirements...

The world-renowned tropical destination of the Maldives has just become the latest country to ease its COVID-related entry restrictions, as vaccination rates around the world continue to rise and the global tide increasingly turns to treating the pandemic as endemic. As of March 5, fully vaccinated foreign travelers are no longer required to provide a […]

Young Norwegians want to travel – Accord

After saving for months and months during the pandemic, young people want to travel and according to Kilroy Norway, the travel virus is bigger than ever. NRK writes that travel agency Kilroy saw more demand than ever before in January and February 2020 and all indications pointed to the year being a good year for […]

Maldives eliminates testing for vaccinat...

Glad to see the recent trend of more countries eliminating testing requirements for travellers. Now you can add another popular tourist destination to the list of countries taking this approach. Maldives scraps testing for vaccinated visitors The Maldives relies heavily on tourism and reopened to visitors several months after the pandemic began. Until now, the […]

What we know about VTL Penang-Singapore ...

Justin Ng Director of Digital Content, Kuala Lumpur As announced earlier when the KL-Singapore and JB-Singapore VTL initiatives were brought back to full capacity, Penang could be the next destination on the bilateral agenda, it is now given the green light. According to Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong, in a report by The Star, […]

The Ukraine crisis could affect global f...

Live Updates: Follow the latest news on Russia-Ukraine Russia’s military offensive in Ukraine could affect global food supplies, worsen shipping problems and threaten the fragile recovery of the pandemic-hit travel industry, experts say. Protracted conflict is heightening concerns about global food inflation and hunger, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a United Nations agency, […]

TUI’s Russian shareholder resigns; Xeni

The main Russian shareholder of TUI resigns: Alexey Mordashov, a shareholder in German tourism company TUI AG for around 15 years and currently the holder of 34% of the company’s share capital, resigned from the supervisory board after EU sanctions triggered by the war in Ukraine l deprived of access to its shareholding. TUI said […]

These 2 Maldivian resorts are offering d...

It is soon time to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world. And in honor of International Women’s Day, the travel industry is developing more and more women-focused trips because it really is the perfect opportunity to plan a girls’ trip and disconnect from the routine. daily. Whether it’s […]

Pocket Wanderings is delighted to releas...

London, UK–(Newsfile Corp. – March 1, 2022) – Pocket Wanderings is delighted to release its list of top destinations. Search data gathered by travel brand Pocket wanderings revealed the most popular holiday destinations for Britons. In the first joint place are Cornwall and the Maldives. ‘Cornwall holidays’ and ‘Maldives holidays’ have 74,000 monthly searches in […]

Minor opens the largest Avani Resort in ...

(March 01, 2022) Minor Hotels has expanded its rapidly growing portfolio of Avani hotels with the opening of Avani+ Khao Lak Resort, a 327-key beachfront property on Bangsak Beach in Thailand. The brand’s largest resort in Thailand by key count, the property also serves as the launch pad for AvaniFit, a dynamic 24-hour facility that […]

India: scheduled international flights s...

In a recent development, scheduled international flights have been suspended until further notice. The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGAC) has decided to further extend the suspension of scheduled international commercial passenger flights, amid ongoing speculation around the imminent resumption of international flights. Now, with this announcement, it is clear that scheduled international commercial flights […]

Travel agents ask to help Ukrainian tour...

Ukrainian travel agencies and agents have collectively called on the Maldivian tourism industry to provide support and assistance to Ukrainian travelers currently stranded in the island nation. The call from Ukrainian travel agencies came at a time when the country is facing problems with financial transactions and a general aviation lockdown. Ukrainian travel professionals have […]

The international tourist exchange in It...

BIT 2022 – International Tourism Exchange by Fiera Milano will be held from April 10 to 12, 2022 and will offer a detailed overview of the sector and the best business opportunities in the field of travel. Three exhibition spaces BIT is back stronger than ever alongside operators to support them in their choices. The […]

More than 50% of station workers receive...

By Tuesday, more than 50% of station workers had received their Covid-19 reminders. The Ministry of Tourism, through its latest weekly figures, revealed that the percentage of resort workers who received booster doses had been pushed to 52.9% as of February 22. Statistics also showed that 97.6% of people employed at resorts in the Maldives’ […]

Can you still visit countries close to U...

Can you still visit countries close to Ukraine and Russia? The Mail’s travel team answer readers’ questions about holidays By Tom Chesshyre for the Daily Mail Published: 5:01 PM EST, February 25, 2022 | Update: 5:01 PM EST, February 25, 2022 A large-scale military attack on Ukraine by Russia, ordered by Russian President Vladimir Putin, […]

SITA appoints David Lavorel as CEO

(February 25, 2022) SITA has appointed David Lavorel as Chief Executive Officer. David succeeds former CEO Barbara Dalibard who left SITA after five years at the helm. David Lavorelle Over the past 20 years at SITA, David has held various leadership positions, most recently as CEO of SITA at Airports and Borders. He also worked […]

Bali vs. Maldives vs. Mauritius: a vac...

We challenge some of the world’s most popular tropical destinations to a three-way duel…but which one will come out on top? Tropical showdowns are interesting but sometimes the contest gets too close to even declare the winner. Islands usually offer beaches, so to gain the upper hand, these contenders need to offer more than the […]

Increase in creative travel packages as ...

HARDER. The competition will be tougher in the coming months as more and more destinations around the world compete for a good share of returning foreign travellers. /SUNSTAR FILE WITH the reopening of the country’s borders, tourism players will have to come up with unique and exciting travel packages and itineraries to offer foreign tourists. […]

40% of station workers receive booster s...

40% of station workers received their booster shots against Covid-19. The Ministry of Tourism, through its latest weekly figures, revealed that the percentage of resort workers who received booster doses had been pushed to 40% by February 16. Statistics also showed that 97.5% of people employed at resorts in the Maldives tourism industry were fully […]

The quarantine guide to holidaying like ...

For those who crave such insider knowledge, but don’t plan on cramming tens of thousands into their annual vacation, Maury has some advice. She suggests investing in local guides (say a prominent Egyptologist for your first trip to the pyramids) and talking to those in the know, like the hotel concierge or hotel manager. If […]

The world’s dreamiest island getaways

Treat yourself to island seclusion on these dreamy getaways around the world. These undeniably exclusive experiences will leave you feeling fully restored and inspired by the moment you leave. North America Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Florida America’s only private island resort is located off the fabulous coast of the Florida Keys, on a […]

Cities with the highest number of sustai...

It is paramount for us to understand how we contribute to the environment while working on successful businesses and businesses. Nor does it exclude the tourism industry on a global scale. In the wake of the global Covid-19 pandemic, many travelers are reorienting their travel plans while making newer and fresher adjustments; that is, most […]

Velana International Airport Recovery Sh...

February 20, 2022 – Despite the devastating effects of the pandemic in 2020, the aviation sector continues to recover. Efforts are being made by the industry, show optimistic growth in 2021. It looked a lot like Velana International Airport (VIA); Your gateway to the sunny Maldives. The number of international passengers carried by VIA last […]

Travel is back, but don’t forget to chec

The Covid-19 vaccination certificate is not the only administrative document to update before your trip. — Image courtesy of ronstik/Shutterstock via ETX Studio NEW YORK, February 20 – The tourism industry is back in business after the pandemic. To make sure your next trip goes smoothly, we’ve decided to go over some of the paperwork […]

Greece remains one of Britain’s favorite

Greece continues to be a favorite destination for British travelers planning to spend Easter outside the country. Data provided by ForwardKeys shows that Easter booking rates for Greece have so far increased by 26% compared to the pre-pandemic period when no travel restrictions were in place. On the other hand, compared to 2021, this year’s […]

To tap into strong pent-up travel demand...

Previous story: “Digital currency has a very strong usage. It will be a powerful replacement for cash”: Saugata Bhattacharya, Executive Vice President and Chief Economist, Axis Bank To tap into strong pent-up travel demand from Mumbai, Thomas Cook India launches Grand Holiday Carnival in Mumbai Posted on February 18, 2022 (La Regenza by Tunga, Vashi, […]

How to take a surf trip right now

“Even a zombie apocalypse wouldn’t stop surfers from traveling to surf.” It was an optimistic Alex Smith, quoted in a March 5, 2020 Surfline article. Of course, no one, including Smith, could have predicted the COVID pandemic and its effects over the next 18 months. No, there were no reanimated undead bodily revenants wandering the […]

Indonesia reduces on-arrival quarantine ...

Fully vaccinated travelers who have also received their booster can serve a shorter on-arrival quarantine when entering Indonesia from March 1, with the government planning to remove this requirement by April 1, 2022. According to instructions issued by the Indonesian Covid-19 task force on February 16, the reduced quarantine requirement from five to three days […]

Social media drives travel agent sales

Social media sales for personal travel agentspart of Your cooperativesoared to £6.8m in 2021, 13% ahead of their best performing pre-pandemic year Almost one in four sales (23%) for The Personal Travel Agents came from social media, with Facebook dominating and bookings through Instagram gradually increasing. In 2021, 65% of sales via social media also […]