• Travel Agent Association of India (TAAI) recently held its Knowledge Conclave series in five different regional cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Indore, reaching out to the members of the respective regions to join, in order to understand the current trends, future opportunities and issues in highly interactive sessions to help members gain insights […]

    Wednesday August 21, 2019,12 pm
  • Europe’s new state-of-the-art museum at the famous Main Metropolis is now open for visitors. In just four years of conception and planning, a series of spectacular, underground tunnels and chambers have been built for visitors to experience gold in many facets. The Goldkammer Frankfurt aims to inform and amaze art enthusiasts as well as young […]

    Monday August 19, 2019,11 am
  • Advanced flight bookings to airports around the holy city of Mecca ahead of this year’s Hajj have increased from Asia, Europe and Oceania, according to research by Travelport. According to the analysis, India (44,611) had the second-highest number of bookings in the world and the highest in Asia. As part of its study, Travelport analysed […]

    Thursday August 22, 2019,1 pm
  • Monday August 26, 2019,1 pm

    Government of Karnataka, Department of Tourism and ‘Karnataka Tourism Society’ played host to the inaugural edition of Karnataka International Travel Expo (KITE) which was held from August 25 – 27. The event saw over 400 registered buyers and media from 29 countries seeking opportunities in the Karnataka Tourism Eco-system and discovered the state of Karnataka. […]

  • Monday August 19, 2019,8 am

    The Ministry of Tourism, under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme provides Central Financial Assistance to State Governments/Union Territory (UT) Administrations for development of thematic tourist circuits in the country, with the objective of improving connectivity and infrastructure of tourism destinations to enrich overall tourist experience, enhance livelihood, generate employment opportunities and to attract domestic as well […]

  • Friday August 23, 2019,1 pm

    Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) conducted a roadshow in the capital city of New Delhi on August 22 to enhance commercial ties with the Indian travel trade fraternity. In an effort to retain the growth momentum of Indian arrivals to Israel, the team interacted with over 300 key travel and tour operators, MICE providers, up-market […]

  • Friday August 23, 2019,1 pm

    Saudi Arabia has so far welcomed more than 1.8 million pilgrims who have flocked to the country in preparation for the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage which begins later this week, according to the latest statistics issued by the Saudi General Directorate of Passports. In a news conference in the port city of Jeddah, Major General […]

  • Ethiopian Airlines Group announced the opening of Ethiopian Skylight Hotel in Addis Ababa. Ethiopian Skylight Hotel is located just five minutes away from Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. With the opening of this five-star hotel Ethiopian Airlines Group, aims to increase the number of tourists flowing to the country and also envisions in providing seamless […]

    Friday August 16, 2019,11 am
  • The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and its national airline counterpart Air Seychelles have officially renewed their joint marketing agreement. This agreement will reinforce their collective support in promoting the destination, once more. Sherin Francis, Chief Executive, STB and Remco Althuis, Chief Executive Officer, Air Seychelles signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the STB headquarters […]

    Tuesday August 13, 2019,5 am
  • Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos celebrate a historic moment by announcing the opening of Hard Rock Hotel London. The property is Hard Rock’s first hotel in the United Kingdom and continues the brand’s legacy in its original birthplace. “Blending the DNA of the Hard Rock brand with London’s musical culture creates a memorable experience for […]

    Thursday August 22, 2019,12 pm
  • The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO), Busan Tourism Organization, Gyeonggi Tourism Organization and Gimhae Tourism Organization recently hosted celebrities from India – Tanya Sharma, Kanika Mann and India TV Anchor Charul Malik who have a fan following of millions due to their super-popular TV shows and on their social media handles. Tanya Sharma has been in […]

    Thursday September 12, 2019,8 am
  • The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) organised the 5th Thailand Golf Travel Mart (TGTM) 2019 from August 6 to 9 in Chiang Mai, the kingdom’s northern capital as part of an ongoing strategy to further develop a very important source of high-spending, long-staying customer segment. The event has attracted a contingent of 116 top golf […]

    Thursday August 22, 2019,6 am
  • Monday August 27, 2018,7 am

    A £14 million bid to buy a collection of more than 5,500 artefacts from the RMS Titanic wreck site and bring them to Belfast, where the ship’s journey began, has been launched. Source: Tourism Ireland

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