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Emirates tries again with Tel Aviv

It seems the Golden Boy of Aviation – Emirates – will finally try to launch his Tel Aviv service. Aircraft Art – Emirates Boeing 777-300ER at Oslo Gardermoen Airport – Image, Economy Class and Beyond The route will start on June 23, 2022. The expected operation is as follows: EK931 DEPART DXB 15:50 ARRIVE TLV […]

Mena Hotels to outpace last year’s growt

The outlook for hotels in the Middle East and North Africa is “positive” in 2022, with most markets in the region expected to improve on last year’s performance as Covid-related security measures -19 are helping to cushion the long-term impact of the pandemic on the recovery, according to Colliers. Dubai hotels are expected to be […]

Do I need a visa to go to Oman?

Home to superb diving sites, intriguing archaeological ruins, historic forts and souks (markets) and some of the best hiking trails in the region, Oman promises an unforgettable travel experience. Visas to visit this complex and history-rich land are easy to obtain, but there are red tape to navigate compared to its Gulf neighbors. Many people […]

Hasina leaves for the United Arab Emirat...

Hasina and her entourage left Shahjalal International Airport on a Biman Bangladesh Airlines VVIP flight at 4:15 p.m. Monday. It is his first trip abroad since visiting the Maldives last December amid the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum invited Hasina to attend […]

Covid: Global travel eliminates Covid ba...

Want to skydive from a helicopter on the Gold Coast? Or would you like to see the facilities of the Museum of Underwater Art open during the pandemic on the Great Barrier Reef? Better yet, do you want to support the Indian team later in the ICC T20 Cricket World Cup? You may have plenty […]

The best graduation gift is the trip of ...

Ride the sand dunes of Empty Quarter Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Travel experts agree on one thing: this year promises to be the year of the GOAT: the greatest of all trips. The world’s elderly, and I mean college and high school-aged children, have lost so much of their educational experience to this brutal pandemic, […]

Rules for entering the Czech Republic du...

The Czech Republic continues to apply the color coding system, categorizing countries according to their epidemiological situation. Divided into four categories, the green category represents low-risk countries, where no travel restrictions apply; the orange category represents medium risk, and red and dark red include countries with very limited travel comfort. Travelers from all countries, regardless […]

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, […]

Interview: Aromababy founder Catherine C...

In 1993, Catherine Cervasio was three months pregnant with her first child. The young mum-to-be, who left school at 15 to take an interest in beauty and well-being, thought she had found her footing in product development. Then she was fired. Rather than wallowing in his situation, Cervasio used him as the “kick I needed […]

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 […]

The impact of the disappearance of Russi...

With the closure of Russian airspace to more than 30 destinations and the ongoing war against Ukraine, it is clear that the prolonged absence of travelers from these two destinations will be felt far beyond Europe. In 2019 alone, Russian travelers made more than 40 million trips, making it one of the fastest growing outbound […]

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 […]

Japan opens online applications for entr...

Japan on Friday began accepting online applications from sponsors, including universities and businesses, seeking entry clearance for foreign students and business people ahead of the easing of strict entry restrictions on Tuesday. entering the country. Sponsors will be required to share entrant information through the Incoming and Returning Tracking System (ERFS)which comes under the Ministry […]

The Saudi women’s national football team

DUBAI: As the United Arab Emirates’ racing carnival draws to a close, Friday’s meeting will be the last before Super Saturday – the dress rehearsal for the Dubai World Cup – on March 5. Horses from the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, France, United States, Greece, Turkey, Ireland, Norway, Denmark and Sweden will participate […]

Where do UAE travelers want to go? Swit...

Vacations to the UAE remain popular, with Dubai topping the list of top destinations for UAE residents. Abu Dhabi came second in YouGov’s list, which ranked the top 10 destinations for UAE consumers using what the global public opinion and data firm calls an impression score. Dubai ranked first with a score of 65.7, while […]

Travel with the summer of renewal in int...

As countries ease border restrictions and India prepares to resume regular international flights from March 15, travel agencies are expecting a rush this summer. According to Thomas Cook India, tour operators have seen queries quadruple in the past 15 days. Customers have started planning summer vacations, with Europe in particular seeing strong demand, the company […]

After 4 difficult years, Kerala wants it...

Dubai: The southern Indian state of Kerala wants to regain its pre-COVID-19 eminence as one of the country’s top tourist destinations as soon as possible. The best way to go is to try to get more flight connectivity. It’s not just the pandemic that Kerala has to overcome – devastating floods had taken their toll […]

Without an air bubble between India and ...

The Indian government has still not reached an air travel bubble deal with South Korea, even after 23 months of the Covid-19 pandemic. This has prevented most Indians working in South Korea from returning home to visit family. Direct flights between the two countries were suspended in March 2020. Nearly 14,000 Indians work and study […]

UAE flights: Abu Dhabi’s ‘green list’, C

Procedures differ for vaccinated and unvaccinated passengers to and from the capital By Waheed Abbas Published: Thu 17 Feb 2022, 08:49 Abu Dhabi authorities are updating the “green list” of countries for inbound travel repeatedly to screen foreign passengers arriving in the capital to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. On Tuesday, Abu Dhabi again updated the […]

Easing of quarantine, Cov testing rules ...

KOLKATA: This is good news for international passengers arriving in Kolkata from this week as a number of restrictions in terms of RT-PCR testing and home quarantine have been lifted as the Omicron wave diminishes in the country. The travel and tourism industry suffered a sudden setback due to the third wave at the end […]

Abu Dhabi’s Royaljet will add more plane

The business jet sector was one of the first in the aviation industry to rebound as airline passenger services ground to a halt. Frequent business travelers also consider private jets a safer mode of transportation. Although demand this year has exceeded the highs seen in 2020 and 2021, Royaljet plans to add more aircraft as […]

The most romantic hotel packages

The W Bogota offers many romantic packages for its guests, including its popular “night … [+] brunches.” W Bogotá Travelers looking for a romantic getaway have plenty of options for spending time with that special someone or giving the vacation as a gift. Hotels are doing all they can to put more heads in beds […]

Russian vacationers crave sun and sand A...

Russians look set to be back in the air, with forecast data from ForwardKeys predicting that outbound travel to APAC countries will increase by +64% from last year and +96% from last year. 2020. However, despite the positive upside, there is still some way to go, but it has returned to pre-pandemic numbers with ForwardKeys […]

Where can I travel from the UK – and the

Where Britons can travel from the UK for holidays, including France, Spain, Turkey, Portugal, Mexico and the US – and countries that are still keeping their borders closed during Covid Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Travel rules for going to Spain? all you need to know The […]

IHG will open more than 50 hotels in the...

IHG Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of more than 50 hotels in 24 countries, expanding its Luxury & Lifestyle portfolio in 2022. The IHG Luxury & Lifestyle portfolio is a collection of heritage brands, including Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, Regent Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo […]

South Africans want to go on an immediat...

News of South Africa being removed from the red list of the UK and a number of other countries led to an immediate increase in searches for flights from South African travellers. Global travel search site Flightspascher.co.za reveals that searches for international flights in January 2022 have increased by almost 31% compared to December 2021, […]

Will Omicron derail the recovery of airl...

In releasing its latest operating data, Singapore Airlines (SIA), co-owner of Gurgaon-based Vistara Airlines, revealed that it carried 600,000 passengers in December, nearly double the number of passengers it transported a month ago. That’s ten times more than the 64,600 it carried in December 2020, and an indication that the struggling airline industry in the […]

Europe and the UK drive the long-term re...

New research from Skyscanner today reveals destinations and routes that exceed 2019 levels. Based on Skyscanner’s global flight data, it finds that travelers from Europe are driving demand for long-haul beach and sun destinations in 2022. Mexico and the Maldives feature in more than half of the top 10 country pairs, looking at routes that […]

Emirates unlikely to leave South Africa ...

(Photo by James D. Morgan/Getty Images) Emirates has not carried passengers from South Africa since late November. The suspension of departing flights has been extended at least three times previously. In its latest advisory to travel business partners, Emirates says it will not be flying South Africans out of the country until at least January […]

Paris Hilton and Carter Reum presented a...

They married in a lavish three-day ceremony. And Paris Hilton and Carter Reum continued to favor over-the-top celebrations on their marathon honeymoon in the stunning desert vistas of Dubai, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. The heiress and her venture capitalist husband, both 40, put on a love show on Thursday as they shared […]

Prayer guide 2022 equips Christians to p...

Prayer is the first thing persecuted Christians ask when Voice of the Martyrs spokesperson Todd Nettleton meets them in countries where it is difficult to practice their faith. Whether it’s the woman he met on a recent trip to the Middle East who has planted 30 house churches since accepting Christ two years ago, or […]

Spike in arrivals from abroad at the air...

Chennai: The surge in Covid-19 cases has dramatically affected the travel plans of many in recent days, but November and December generated good passenger traffic for the city’s airlines and airport.Passenger traffic, especially international, has grown at a faster rate despite restrictions and the need for testing, over the past two months. However, the growth […]

Are you ready for the 2022 FIFA World Cu...

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Lufthansa begins operating flights from ...

Indian travelers to Switzerland and Germany will be able to make their flights as Lufthansa Group, the main German airline, revealed that Swiss International Airlines to Mumbai from international destinations will start operating from January 10 in the part of the Air Bubble agreement. A deal like this means two countries aiming to restart commercial […]

Where can I travel now from the UK? Spa...

The Omicron variant may have seen some countries tighten the rules for travelers, but that doesn’t mean vacations aren’t an option for Brits. In fact, many countries including Spain, Greece, Turkey, Portugal and the United States are open to UK tourists, although of course they have their own travel rules in place regarding PCR testing. […]

India to resume additional flights to Ge...

German citizens planning to travel to India will soon be able to do so, as authorities in both countries have agreed to resume additional flights between the two territories from January 19, India’s national carrier Air India said. Such a move is part of the air bubble deal previously reached by Germany and India, reports […]

Where Americans want to travel abroad an...

Gaviota Azul Beach in Cancun, Mexico. Getty Images Just as countries have started lifting travel bans in the event of a pandemic and Americans are at least starting to think about booking vacations abroad, the spread of the delta and omicron variants of Covid-19 has once again put the fortune of the windward tourism industry. […]

We can’t believe this perfect propositio

If there is one special thing about the proposals, it is that they always stay with you. From cleverly orchestrated proposals to totally spontaneous proposals, we love the randomness, the incredibly gentle gestures and the laughable blunders. Today we have such a sweetest story. A story of proposal from two social entrepreneurs, Sejal and Vishal. […]

India launches air travel bubble with Sa...

New Delhi: In a major relief for international travelers, who are planning to visit Saudi Arabia, the Indian government recently announced that it has signed the air bubble flight agreement with the Gulf country, and direct flights between both countries will start soon. Scroll down for more details.Also Read – 7 Omicron Symptoms In Fully […]

Which countries can Russian citizens vis...

Although Russian citizens need a visa to travel to countries in North America and Europe, there are many places a Russian tourist can enter without a visa. As a rule, there are many visa-free destinations for Russian passport holders. These include exotic places like, for example, the Republic of South Africa or Jamaica; but the […]

Take a trip around the world in 24 days ...

Around the world in 80 days? Try 24. The Four Seasons Private Jet, operated by TCS World Travel, offers luxurious new itineraries that take travelers around the world in just 24 days, aboard a private jet, of course. The luxury brand announced a new range of 24-day trips to 11 iconic destinations for 2022, all […]

6 luxury hotels on their own islands

Either way, staying on an island for your vacation seems a lot more glamorous than staying on the mainland, and if it’s a private island with just one resort, even better. . There are a few magical places in the world where this is the norm, think of the Maldives. Each island is so small […]

Critical care bed shortage persists as c...

Residents of South Seoul’s Songpa District line up outside at a local Covid-19 testing center on Sunday, which was the coldest day of this winter season so far, with high temperatures. in the morning falling to minus 16 degrees Celsius (3.2 degrees Fahrenheit). [YONHAP] The number of critically ill Covid-19 patients remained above 1,000 for […]

Top 10 most beautiful beaches in the wor...

The list includes beaches with crystal clear waters, areas that are restricted and almost inaccessible to visitors, tropical landscapes, areas where the sea contrasts with large rock formations, famous beaches, historic sites such as the medieval castles of Bamburgh and little gems to keep. Radar for our next trip. In total, the study focused on […]

Sports highlights-2021

Sports highlights-2021 January 27 ICC Player of the Month: ICC presents the Player of the Month awards to recognize the best performance of cricketers. Fans registered with the ICC can also vote online each month to reward their favorite male and female cricketers in the three international cricket formats played during that month. January 31 […]

Winter vacation trends: UAE residents ch...

Outdoor and adventure destinations are preferred by UAE nationals and expats Photo file Posted: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 21:42 While several traditional vacation destinations have been forced into lockdown due to the spread of the highly contagious variant of Omicron, travelers to the United Arab Emirates are choosing “safer destinations” for their upcoming Christmas and […]

Cambodia’s Shinta Mani Wild lands on Con

Bensley Collection-Shinta Mani Wild has once again placed Cambodia on the global tourism map, being named one of the best hotels in the world by Conde Nast Traveler (CNT). The Cambodian eco-resort was included in CNT’s 2022 Gold List, alongside some of the best hotels and resorts in the world. Bensley Collection-Shinta Mani Wild was […]

from meeting Santa Claus in Finland to r...

As 2021 draws to a close, you may have found yourself in the privileged position of having more annual leave than you know what to do with. And while the travel specter may be difficult to navigate right now, given the new variant of Covid-19, if you’re planning on getting away from it all, there […]

India-Australia air bubble: India signs ...

Australia is now the latest country to have an air bubble deal with India. It will allow eligible passengers to travel between the two countries. According to the official statement, Indian and Australian carriers can carry to India, Indian nationals or nationals of Bhutan or Nepal, Australia and New Zealand as well as all Overseas […]

Rediscover travel with special anniversa...

As the year draws to a close, travelers are already planning their adventures for 2022. As borders finally open, the world is ours to discover again, and travel is high on our priority list for next year. Just in time, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, a luxury travel pioneer for 75 years, invites guests to live […]

Safety and health at the heart of the co...

However, the risks also come as a drag for travel enthusiasts just before the year-end holiday season. How does he disrupt the plans? A survey of Indian consumers by polling firm YouGov found that Indian consumers have been increasingly inclined to travel in recent months, but are also paying attention to safety and health concerns. […]

China makes hay for Biden democracy summ...

MANILA – “We do not seek to impose our way of life on anyone, but rather to let it shine as an example,” said then US President Donald Trump proudly in his inaugural address in 2017. In keeping with its “America First” unilateralism, the Trump administration has dramatically reduced Washington’s historic role as a promoter […]

ADNEC acquires Etihad Holidays – Hotel N

The Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC), part of ADQ, one of the largest holding companies in the region, is taking a new step in its business diversification strategy with the transfer of strategic assets from the Etihad Airways tourism business unit in the ADNEC group. . Etihad Holidays will be acquired by Abu Dhabi […]

Omicron: Indian travelers will face toug...

Omicron: Indian travelers face tougher quarantine restrictions in Japan | Photo credit: iStock images In a bid to curb the spread of the new variant of Covid-19, Japan will add India and a few other nations to the watch list of countries from which passengers will face more stringent quarantine restrictions upon entry. in the […]

Winter-themed travel experiences popular...

CORONAVIRUS IMPACT REHLATY by dnata Travel, the unique travel brand designed by Emiratis for Emirati travelers, reveals its most popular vacation destinations in upcoming UAE National Day holiday, with UAE-themed getaways winter tops the list. The UAE-based travel brand was launched in 2019 to directly cater to Emirati travelers with a plethora of tour packages. […]

At the General Assembly, UNWTO guides to...

Innovation, youth empowerment and tourism and rural development took center stage, as Spanish Prime Minister Sánchez Pérez-Castejón joined UNWTO for the third day of its General Assembly in Madrid. With the opening days of the most important global tourism meeting focused on UNWTO’s response to the impacts of the pandemic and uniting members behind its […]

The world’s best destinations to buy a n

A new study has analyzed popular destinations around the world on factors such as things to do, affordability, crime rates and local weather. A weighted overall score was then created and each country was ranked. The 10 Best Places to Buy a Vacation Home Around the World Rank Destination Activities for 10,000 people Restaurants for […]

UNWTO guides tourism towards greener and...

Innovation, youth empowerment and tourism and rural development took center stage when Spanish Prime Minister Sánchez Pérez-Castejón joined UNWTO for the third day of its General Assembly in Madrid. While the first days of the world’s largest tourism meeting focused on UNWTO’s response to the impacts of the pandemic and uniting Members behind its leadership […]

Countries Respond to Omicron COVID-19 Va...

[author: Zachary George Adam Monjo ] As governments and people around the world wait for more scientific data on the transmissibility and danger of the COVID-19 Omicron variant, countries are quickly imposing travel restrictions – primarily restricting travel from southern Africa. The restrictions vary from completely closing borders to suspending flights, enforcing quarantines, restricting arrivals […]

Four Seasons 2023 private jet travel ann...

As travelers look forward to embarking on long-awaited adventures, leading luxury hotel company Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announces the 2023 departures of African Wonders, a family-friendly private jet trip; Timeless encounters, a favorite return route; and International Intrigue, a 24-day adventure, following record interest in the 2022 Four Seasons Private Jet range. Travelers interested […]

PW812D certification brings Dassault Fal...

(Dec 02, 2021) Pratt & Whitney has received Transport Canada approval for the latest member of the company’s PW800 engine family. The PW812D engine powers the three Falcon 6X aircraft currently in test flight. The 13,500 lb of thrust PW812D will provide the Falcon 6X with a range of up to 5,100 nm (9,450 km) […]

Sunny, Safe and Sophisticated Destinatio...

Sunny beaches, clear blue skies and numerous marine therapies have won over tourists from all over the world to the Maldives. So it’s no surprise that it was one of the first countries to open its borders to tourists after the Covid-19 epidemic that brought the world to its knees last year. Since the Maldives […]

Singapore Tightens Border Measures, Ends...

SINGAPORE – Easing social measures will be suspended and travelers entering Singapore will face stricter rules from 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, December 2, as the country acts to buy time amid the spread of the new variant Omicron around the world. New travel arrangements with six countries will also be postponed. The Department of Health […]

Several States Tighten Restrictions As O...

NEW DELHI: India on Sunday decided to review its plans to resume international flights amid growing concerns about the spread of a new, potentially more contagious variant of Covid called Omicron. The overhaul of the Center comes at a time when several countries have started reimposing restrictions and closing borders to stem the spread of […]

Gujarat announces new rules for foreign ...

Amid concerns over the new variant of the coronavirus, the government of Gujarat has made RT-PCR testing mandatory for travelers landing at the airport from Europe, UK, Brazil, South Africa. South, Bangladesh, Botswana, China, Mauritius, New Zealand, Zimbabwe and Hong Kong. Yesterday, the government resumed regular international flights to and from India from December 15 […]

Saudi FM Prince Faisal inaugurates the n...

DJEDDAH: Year after year, vacationers in Saudi Arabia prefer to revisit their favorite vacation destinations, and research shows the Saudis are not breaking away from their pre-pandemic patterns anytime soon. According to a new study from Marriott Bonvoy, the traveler loyalty program encompassing hotels, resorts, house rentals and experiences in 30 brands in 138 countries, […]

Salam Tree in Riyadh “looks like Hyde Pa

DJEDDAH: Year after year, vacationers in Saudi Arabia prefer to revisit their favorite vacation destinations, and research shows the Saudis are not breaking away from their pre-pandemic patterns anytime soon. According to a new study from Marriott Bonvoy, the traveler loyalty program encompassing hotels, resorts, house rentals and experiences in 30 brands in 138 countries, […]

Thomas Cook India witnesses a strong upt...

Previous story: Open Launches Zwitch Codeless Integrated Financing Platform Next story: Noida International Airport: a new flight to real estate Thomas Cook India witnesses a strong upturn in Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE) activity in India Posted on November 26, 2021 Sharp increase in demand for business groups, sporting events and weddings Delivery of […]

Thomas Cook India: witness of a strong r...

Delivery of more than 200 physical MICE groups (national and international destinations) Main destinations: Goa, Jaipur, Udaipur, Mahabalipuram; United Arab Emirates, Maldives, Turkey, France, Germany Sectors: Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Automotive, Paint, etc. Mumbai, November 25, 2021: The pandemic crippled the Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Exhibitions (MICE) industry for most of 2020. To stay in touch with […]

Thomas Cook India witnesses a strong upt...

The pandemic crippled the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions) industry for most of 2020. To keep in touch with its key MICE stakeholders, Thomas Cook (India) Limited – India’s leading integrated financial services company related to travel and travel, transformed his business into a digital model – offering over 100 virtual events for over […]

Resumption of regular international flig...

Regular international flights, which have been suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic, are expected to return to normal soon. Civil Aviation Ministry Secretary Rajiv Bansal said on Wednesday that international passenger flight services are expected to be standardized soon and possibly by the end of this year. According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation […]

Ask Steven – Which pair of teammates hav

Ask Steven And what’s the most ducks a team has done in a T20 they’ve won? Since ESPNcricinfo started calculating win percentages, which team has won with the lowest win percent at any point in the game? asked Umar from the United States The ESPNcricinfo Forecaster was introduced in April 2019 and has been used […]

Top 4 faraway destinations for a sunny w...

Share the article Last update 4 minutes ago Banish those winter blues! Come, feast your eyes on these four wonderful winter getaways in the sun, a hedonistic pick-up of cerulean skies, soft shores and sand tickling your toes. The Maldives The glorious Maldives include a remote archipelago of 1,200 islands scattered across the Indian Ocean. […]

GMIS 2021: UAE will use industry to scor...

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs Heikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan participated in the 4th edition of the Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS 2021). Image Credit: WAM Dubai: the United Arab Emirates are focusing, through the “Projects of the 1950s”, on strengthening their economy by implementing an ambitious development plan. This […]

UAE vacationers seeking familiar destina...

Travelers to the UAE favor the same vacation destinations year after year for comfort and familiarity at home, with pandemic leading most to being less adventurous than usual according to new research from Marriott Bonvoy, the loyalty program travel package that encompasses hotels, resorts, home rentals and experiences across 30 brands in 138 countries. UAE […]

India to see increase in bookings for ov...

Indian travelers are eager to travel abroad for a vacation, even though they are fond of destinations close to home. November brought good news for international travel as not only has India opened up to international tourists from nearly 100 countries, but several countries such as the United States and the United Kingdom are now […]

Four Seasons Jackson Hole appoints Sean ...

(November 19, 2021) The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Jackson Hole has appointed Sean Casserly as the Resort Manager. A native of New York, Sean has over two decades of experience with Four Seasons and began his hospitality career with the group at the Four Seasons Hotel New York in 2000, after earning a Bachelor […]

The watchmaker, the manta ray and the Ma...

Elsewhere, the rules are not so strict. Around Africa, in Mexico and Sri Lanka, for example, manta fisheries are decimating populations. Stevens tells me that mantas remain extremely vulnerable. They mature late (it is believed that they can live up to 40 years) and reproduction rates are slow. The gestation of the female is 12 […]

United Airlines to increase flights to L...

(November 16, 2021) United Airlines has expanded its schedule to make it easier to attend CES 2022 in Las Vegas. The airline has added 14 new direct flights between Las Vegas and San Jose, California, Boston, Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, and also adds 30 flights from its hub airports in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New […]

Spain orders three Airbus A330MRTT

(November 16, 2021) The Spanish Ministry of Defense has signed a formal order for the acquisition of three Airbus A330MRTT (Multi-Role Tanker Transport). Under the terms of the agreement, the return of the first aircraft to transport configuration is expected in a few days with its conversion to MRTT scheduled for 2024. The handover of […]

DHL Express orders nine more Boeing 767-...

(November 16, 2021) DHL Express has ordered nine Boeing 767-300BCF (Boeing Converted Freighters), the company’s largest 767-300BCF order to date. The additional freighters will be used to expand DHL’s long-haul intercontinental fleet in response to growing global demand for freight capacity. DHL Express has ordered nine more Boeing 767-300BCFs. “We believe in the quality and […]

IATA appoints Marie Owens Thomsen as Chi...

(November 16, 2021) IATA has appointed Marie Owens Thomsen as Chief Economist, effective January 4, 2022. Marie will join IATA after working at Banque Lombard Odier where she was responsible for global trends and sustainability since 2020. Marie Owens Thomsen Previously, Marie worked from 2011 to 2020 as Global Head of Investment Intelligence at Indosuez […]

Six Senses signs a very special hotel in...

(November 16, 2021) Six Senses has signed an agreement to expand its brand in the heart of Lisbon, for what will be the group’s second property in Portugal after the Six Senses Douro Valley in the heart of the country’s wine region. Six Senses Lisbon will be housed in the converted 17th-century Palácio Lavra and […]

How SA’s BAC Compare to Other Countries

Would you be able to remember the legal blood alcohol limit in South Africa without having to google it? Otherwise, don’t worry, you are in the majority. You also may not be aware that the blood alcohol limit in South Africa (the amount of alcohol you can have in your system while still being allowed […]

from UK to Sri Lanka

With vaccine passports and new Covid-19 travel restrictions in place at airports and countries around the world, it can be difficult to keep track of what passengers need to travel to certain destinations. A major factor preventing people from flying is the restriction of the Covid-19 vaccine that you need before you go. In the […]

Lebanon and the Philippines among 13 new...

Abu Dhabi has expanded its green list of countries and destinations from which travelers can enter the emirate without needing to self-quarantine upon arrival. In the first update since early October, the Allow List has been extended and now covers 95 destinations. There are 13 new countries included like Lebanon, Turkey and the Philippines. In […]

Asia tourism reopens with big spenders s...

China has strict quarantine rules for returning travelers Chinese overseas travel will not resume until 2025-ForwardKeys Destinations, hotels trying to pursue other markets in the meantime Chinese travel habits will be different among future experts November 4 (Reuters) – (This article from November 4 corrected the name and description of the company in paragraph 18) […]

Sheikh Mohammed meets President of Maldi...

Sheikh Mohammed with President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih during his visit to the Maldives pavilion at Expo 2020 on Monday. WAM His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, today visited the pavilions of Maldives, Egypt, Palestine, Switzerland and Emirates Airline at […]

Delta variant travel: Latest restriction...

(CNN) – The 2021 summer travel season has started full of hope and promise, but more and more week by week the Delta variant is throwing it into disarray. This more transmissible variation of the coronavirus was first detected in India in February, just as the United States and some other places around the world […]

Maldives judge influencers amid Covid-19

In a lockdown season, Georgia Steel was a jet setting. A digital influencer and reality TV star, Ms Steel left England at the end of December for Dubai, where she promoted lingerie on Instagram from a luxury hotel. In January, she was at a resort in the Maldives, where spa treatments include body wraps with […]