Travel and ToursEditorial submissions to Odyssey Media Group for this and any of our websites and/or Odyssey eMagazine should be sent to just one email address:
|February 23, 2016
Tourism Authority of Thailand Partners GTA Through "Travel Partners Pledge"
GTA has announced a landmark strategic partnership with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to promote luxury travel to Thailand. Announced at the "g meet 2016" summit held at the InterContinental Hotel Bangkok today, a historic Travel Partners Pledge was made between GTA, Tourism Authority of Thailand and a host of global tourism leaders from Thailand's biggest source markets in Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa. Travel and technology senior leaders from AccorHotels, AIS, Caissa To...
|January 22, 2016
TripBarometer Study By TripAdvisor: Asian Travellers Seeking More Adventure
Asian travellers are planning to expand their horizons this year, according to findings in the latest TripBarometer study published by TripAdvisor. These findings are summarised in the new PATA Connected Visitor Economy Bulletin, highlighting six key travel trends for 2016. The TripBarometer study, conducted on behalf of TripAdvisor by independent research firm Ipsos, shows that 76 percent of Asian travellers want to 'try something new' this year (compared to 69 percent of global travellers)....
|September 29, 2015
President of India Honors SITA World Tours With National Tourism Award For Best Tour Operator To India From North America
SITA World Tours proudly received a top honor in the travel industry last week. In an exclusive ceremony held by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India on September 18, 2015, SITA was awarded the 'Best Overseas Tour Operator to India from North America' award for 2014. The prestigious award was presented to SITA World Tours by the President of India (Shri Pranab Mukherjee). Each year, a committee formed by India's Ministry of Tourism, selects Tour Operators from all over the world based...
|August 10, 2015
Hollywood Actress Nicole Kidman Puts Global Exposure On Uluru One of Australia's Most Iconic Landmarks
Vogue Australia's September issue went on sale today featuring Nicole Kidman photographed at Uluru, one of Australia's most iconic landmarks. Just like the Royal visit last year, which saw a spike in enquiries and booking for Voyages and Longitude 131, Tourism Australia is hoping that operators in the region will once again see benefits from such global exposure. Tourism Australia Managing Director, John O'Sullivan, said the images and video footage they'd been given as part of assisting with...
|July 22, 2015
Tourism Australia and Expedia Join Forces To Promote Australian Tourism
Tourism Australia and the Expedia group have signed a multi-million dollar three-year marketing partnership aimed at developing campaigns and content to increase international travel to Australia. The three year Memorandum of Understanding represents the first formal agreement which Tourism Australia has entered into with a global online travel agency. Tourism Australia Managing Director, John O'Sullivan, said the new commercial agreement was a deliberate move to focus on strategic partner...
|June 16, 2015
Millions of Exciting Prizes Await Summer Visitors To Hong Kong
Every visitor bound for Hong Kong is sure to have an exciting stay in Asia's World City. But from now until 31 August, each visitor arriving through Hong Kong International Airport is guaranteed an additional happy surprise in the form of a prize as well as the chance to win one of ten luxurious "Return to Hong Kong Like a Millionaire" prizes. It's the Hong Kong Summer Fun Campaign, organized by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) and designed to highlight Hong Kong's famous shopping, dining and ...
|April 23, 2015
Australia's Nature Coast Launches The 'Great Beach Drive'
Australia's Great Beach Drive has been launched by Australia's Nature Coast to provide over 200 kilometres of spectacular beach driving, capturing the dramatic coastline, scenery and wildlife along Queensland's Sunshine and Fraser coasts. The full journey covers two UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, a World Heritage-listed Marine Park and the largest sand island in the world. The new product provides full details of self-drive 4WD options or guided tours across the region, with fact-sheets and link...
|April 10, 2015
Kuoni Group Travel Experts Grows To Drive Asian Group Tours To Destination America
Kuoni Group Travel Experts announces dedicated team in USA to source accommodation for group travelers... Led by Area Sourcing and Reservation Manager, Matteo Provasnik, strategy will grow the number of group travelers to key cities and national parks across America... Leading Asian source markets for the USA are Japan and Indonesia, while Virginia is the second most popular state after New York... Group travelers can bring welcome tourism revenue to a variety of destinations as they of...
|February 19, 2015
Kung Hei Fat Choy - Wishing You A Prosperous Year of The Sheep
"Sweet 20．World Party" the 20th Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade brought some of the world's best performances to Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. A total of 34 performing groups from 11 countries and regions showcased their talents to 150,000 spectators, as they celebrated the most important traditional Chinese festival of the year in Hong Kong, Asia's world city. Those who were not in Hong Kong were also able to soak in the festivities, as the Hong Kong Tourism Bo...
|January 05, 2015
Cheapflights Predicts Top Travel Trends For 2015
The travel experts at , the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, has predicted what lies ahead in 2015's travel sphere. "Australians are going to continue their love affair with travel, but they will be looking for bargain deals and bang for their hard-earned bucks," said Cheapflights.com.au travel expert Kara Segedin. "The declining Aussie dollar, forecast to drop as low as US77c this year...
|Change format to||Standard, B.Grid, V.Grid, Corp.1, Corp.2 or Corp.3 or Corp.4 list style.|