Tag: diving

Egypt targets to achieve 1.5 lakh visitor arrival mark this year

Akansha Pandey | New Delhi With the visitor arrival mark touching over one lakh (approximately) and witnessing 28% increase in tourists from India in 2017 over the previous year, Ismail Amer, Egyptian Tourism Counselor in Mumbai has targeted achieving a growth of up to 150,000 Indian arrivals by the end of this year. Amer added […]

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Maldives Tourism to go digital in its promotions in India

Akansha Pandey | New Delhi With over 1,000 islands, Maldives is more than just a sun and sea destination. Among Indians, it is extremely popular as a honeymoon, leisure and luxury travel destination. With time, experiential travel and active holidaying is on an exponential rise and niche activities such as diving, snorkelling, wellness, etc. are […]

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Philippines aims to become world’s top diving destination

The Philippines Department of Tourism (DoT) is to make diving a key attraction in a bid to expand the country’s tourism sector. “We will make diving in the Philippines a major force for tourists to come,” Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr said, speaking at a dive expo organised by the Philippine Commission on Sports and Scuba […]

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