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|January 16, 2014
Kuoni Group Travel: South East Asia Presents Opportunities For Group Travel
The ten members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) - Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam - are becoming increasingly important source markets for international travel. Kuoni Group Travel Experts, which gives businesses selling group tours access to a wide range of accommodation, services and experiences around the world, reveals that room nights booked for group travel rose by 9% last year. The ne...
|November 25, 2013
Kuoni Group Travel Experts, Crescentrating Global Partnership To Benefit Muslim Travel Market
Crescentrating, the authority on halal travel, and Kuoni Group Travel Experts, have announced a global partnership that will enable Kuoni Group Travel Experts to market Crescentrated halal friendly group travel arrangements. It will see Muslim families, leisure and MICE groups enjoy better travel experiences around the world thanks to a network of Crescentrating accredited travel agents in Asia. The partnership launched at the Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai (25-26 November). Fazal Bah...
|November 21, 2013
Malaysia Makes Lonely Planet's Top 10 Countries To Travel In 2014
Lonely Planet recently released their Best in Travel 2014 list and named Malaysia, with its diverse array of culinary treats, culture and activities, as the number 10 destination to visit. With just 40 days left until the official start of Visit Malaysia Year 2014 (VMY2014) - one of the factors that aided Malaysia into making the list; the country anxiously awaits to welcome an anticipated 28 million visitors next year! Furthermore, Malaysia will be breaking ground in 2014 with the opening of...
|September 30, 2013
Tahiti Tourisme North America releases Updated Vacation Guide Highlighting The Islands of Tahiti
Tahiti Tourisme North America, the Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for the Islands of Tahiti to the North American market, recently released the latest version of the Tahiti Vacation Guide. The full-color, 66-page brochure features the latest information about the islands including properties, activities, spa, dive, dining, destination weddings & honeymoons, history and cruise and airline partners. The new guide features gorgeous, vibrant images that showcase the various experiences and...
|September 02, 2013
Khiri Travel Appointed Official Travel Partner of Luang Prabang Film Festival
Khiri Travel has been appointed the Official Travel Partner of this year'sLuang Prabang Film Festival, a charitable cultural event that celebrates Southeast Asian cinema and supports the region's filmmakers. The festival, which will take place from December 7-11, 2013, is free to attend. Screens are rigged on garden lawns, at the central market and on the walls of hotels and businesses around the former royal capital of Laos, which is now a scenic riverside World Heritage Site. At the main...
|August 26, 2013
Austin-Lehman Adventures New-for-2014 Hiking, Multi-Sport Vacations Embracing Six Continents
The upcoming 2014 season will mark the most impressive expansion of trips and destinations to date for award-winning tour operator Austin-Lehman Adventures. The multisport tour company setting adventure travel standards in The Americas, Europe, Africa, Antarctica and now the Pacific announces that with the addition of 23 new trips for 2014, it now offers nearly 100 small group adventures spanning six continents. "We're working on the seventh," says Dan Austin, founder/director, hinting that...
|August 16, 2013
China Travel Market Went From Strength To Strength In 2012 Says CTC's Global Tourism Watch
Fast-growing middle class fuelled booming economy and tourism sector, says CTC's (Canadian Tourism Commission) latest Global Tourism Watch report. The good times are in full swing in China. With personal fortunes growing aplenty, more and more Chinese consumers want to see the world, with passport ownership at 38 million and rising rapidly. This travel market is destined to become the world's No. 1, according to the latest Global Tourism Watch (GTW) summary report just published by the Resear...
|July 04, 2013
VariArts New 'Luxury and Local' Tours of China; and, Corporate Travel
The ethos which drives VariArts Travel is that in the new 'Age of China', new tours and travel services are needed to delve behind the red curtain, so to really get an insider's perspective of its incredibly modern metropolises and intriguing and ancient civilization. Francis Hartnett and Lin Xu, are a new travel expert duo behind VariArts Travel and have ambitious plans to change the face of tourism in China. They believe it's all about mixing the 'local with a touch of luxury'. Hartnett rec...
|June 24, 2013
Tahiti and Her Islands Offers New Cultural Experiences
The producers of Monoï de Tahiti, a traditional Tahitian beauty product encompassing the fresh Tiare flower refined in coconut oil, have created a series of new activity options, incorporating the local beauty rituals, on the island of Moorea in Tahiti and her islands. Take time away from relaxing on the white sands to explore the history behind this local product, whilst discovering the French Polynesian culture and meeting the people behind the traditions. The Stopover on the Monoï Roa...
|June 20, 2013
Malaysia's Award-Winning Homestay Program: A Unique Cultural Experience
For those looking for an affordable, one-of-a-kind travel experience, Malaysia's award-winning Homestay Program transports visitors to an oasis of tranquility and rustic charm. Clinching the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) 2012 Ulysses Award for Innovation in Public Policy and Governance, this truly unique program offers tourists a first-hand experience of life in a traditional village in Malaysia. The Malaysian Homestay is more than a form of accommodation. Rather, it is a unique and auth...
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