Author: backpackaz

Oct 11 2019

Worlds most powerful passports for 2019 revealed


Worlds most powerful passports for 2019 revealed It’s been a two-horse race this year to be named the world’s most powerful passport, with both top contenders in Asia.Now, as we enter the final quarter of 2019, Japan and Singapore have held onto their position as the world’s most travel-friendly passports.That’s the view of the Henley […]

Oct 10 2019

Lagos Airport Terminal to be Rebuilt and Capacity Extended


Lagos Airport Terminal to be Rebuilt and Capacity Extended The Federal Government will demolish substantial part of the 40-year-old Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) terminal and replace it with the new one built by the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) in December. This is coming as aviation labour leaders have rejected the planned concession […]

Oct 08 2019

Flight secrets: Flight attendant reveals the dirtiest places on board a plane to avoid wen traveling


Flight secrets: Flight attendant reveals the dirtiest places on board a plane to avoid when traveling Air travel is one of the fastest and most efficient modes of transport, whether you’re jetting off on a destination holiday or heading overseas on business. However, one flight attended has revealed a dark side of travel that might […]

Oct 07 2019

Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has big plans for Nigeria Tourism


Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has big plans for Nigeria Tourism Transforming the creative, tourism and culture industry into Nigeria’s new oil in the next four years.Full of energy these big plans were introduced today by the Nigeria Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. The minister shared his ideas at a […]

Oct 03 2019

UK could expect a boost in visits from China as Golden Week gets underway


UK could expect a boost in visits from China as Golden Week gets underway The UK could look forward to a rise in visits from China in the coming week as China National Day and the Golden Week holiday get underway. Golden Week is a prime time of travel for the Chinese and more are choosing to […]

Sep 26 2019

Visit California Luxury Forum confirmed for March 2020


Visit California Luxury Forum confirmed for March 2020 Following the success of the first event which took place earlier this year in Santa Monica, Connections is once again set to showcase its award-winning networking formula to the luxury travel industry in California. The second series is confirmed to take place in March 2020, at the […]

Sep 24 2019

Doctors, nurses need not take TOEFL, IELTS exam to practice in the U.K.


Doctors, nurses need not take TOEFL, IELTS exam to practice in the U.K. Doctors, nurses, dentists and midwives who wish to practise in the U.K. will no longer have to appear for English language tests like TOEFL and IELTS as Occupational English Test (OET) scores, which candidates have to clear to register with the relevant […]

Sep 04 2019

Fan-IDs to serve as visas for foreign visitors of 2020 UEFA Euro Cup in Russia


Fan-IDs to serve as visas for foreign visitors of 2020 UEFA Euro Cup in Russia 132.7 million rubles ($2 million) was allocated by the Russian government for the introduction and operation of Fan-IDs during matches of the 2020 UEFA Euro Cup in Russia, according to a document published by the government on Tuesday. The funds will be […]

Aug 26 2019

MICE professionals select best influencers for Ovation Global DMC wOw Awards 2019


MICE professionals select best influencers for Ovation Global DMC wOw Awards 2019 GENEVA –  Ovation Global DMC announce the launch of the Ovation wOw Awards 2019. The goal of this recognition is to select individuals, institutions or organizations whose passion, talent and expertise made the greatest contribution to the development and advancement of the MICE industry worldwide. This […]

Aug 26 2019

Caribbean water park welcomes 1OO, OOO visitors


Caribbean water park welcomes 1OO, OOO visitors ST. LUCIA – Over 100,000 visitors have splashed into Bay Gardens Resorts‘ Splash Island Water Park since it opened four years ago off the acclaimed Reduit Beach in St. Lucia.   Julianna Ward-Destang, the water park’s managing director and the brains behind the acclaimed attraction, thanked its customers for their support since […]