Tag: food

Macao Government Tourism Office engages actress Fatima Sana Shaikh to showcase art, food and fashion

Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) has recently initiated a social media led influencer campaign with Indian Actress and Influencer Fatima Sana Shaikh titled ‘Fun, Food & Fashion with Fatima’. The campaign aims to attract the independent and young women travellers of India to explore the vibrant destination renowned for its unique east-meets-west charm. The influencer […]

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TripAdvisor conducts the ‘Dining Out on Vacation Survey’

TripAdvisor organised the ‘Dining Out on Vacation Survey’ amongst 1,200 Indian travellers, which highlights how they have consciously started working towards enhancing their dining experience when on vacation. Over 70% travellers research dining options before taking a trip and 72% of them rely on online reviews for making a choice, asking local residents (57%) and […]

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Air India may soon charge for food on short-haul flights

Air India may soon charge for food served on short flights of up to 60-90 minutes duration. The decision is currently under evaluation and could be implemented by the latter half of this year. However, the final rates on which Air India will charge for food onboard haven’t been decided yet. Additionally, to generate more […]

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Tourism Australia campaign highlights the delicacies of the nation

Tourism Australia is a highlighting the local produce and picturesque countryside of Canberra through its new global campaign, which will be broadcast in up to 20 international markets. “The Restaurant Australia campaign was in response to the growing demand globally for food and wine to be part of the travel experience,” said Nick Baker, Chief […]

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Japan visitors free from ‘Food and Cosmetics’ consumption tax

The Japanese government has planned to add ‘Food and Cosmetics’ in the list of items that are free from consumption tax for foreign tourists. Previous items were only clothes and electrical appliances. This action has been taken in an effort to increase the number of foreign tourists who visit Japan. Source: NHK World

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Air China concentrates on fine wine and food onboard

Air China is especially focussing to improve its services on European/U.S. routes by highlighting ‘on-board dining’. Air China  already serves delicacies from both classic Chinese and traditional Western, such as crab meat buns, salmon stock and mushroom cream soup, among others to  First Class/Business Class on its European/U.S. routes from Beijing to Frankfurt/Los Angeles/San Francisco. […]

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Sanjeev Kapoor to open restaurant in Abu Dhabi

In the recent F1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the ‘Food Food’ TV channel pioneer revealed that a ‘Signature by SanjeevKapoor’ restaurant will be opening in the prestigious Nations Tower on the city’s Corniche in 2014. Sanjeev Kapoor, the Indian celebrity master chef, entrepreneur, and social media phenomenon, has a distinguished image among the […]

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Korea Tourism talks food, launches ‘Delicious Travel’

The Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) has found an interesting method to attract tourists – culinary tourism, and thus announced its campaign -“Delicious Travel” which will start its journey from October 15. The campaign will focus on the ‘must-eats’ from each region of the country. “When Japanese tourists come to Korea, one of the first things […]

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Goa to be Surajkund’s theme state next year

At next year’s Surajkund crafts mela in Haryana, Goa would be the theme state. The Goa tourism ministry has been trying to divert its tourist footfall from beaches to the hinterland by promoting culture and heritage tourism and will have a special pavilion at the festival for 15 days to promote the same. Goa will […]

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