Aug 09 2019

Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness


Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness The eastern Indian state, West Bengal, plans to launch a campaign to increase awareness of the many attractions and facilities for tourists coming to different parts of the state, which is rich in culture and heritage. A step in that direction is being taken when the 35th […]

Aug 08 2019

Budapest Airport gets winter boost with Wizz Air


Budapest Airport gets winter boost with Wizz Air Budapest Airport has announced a boost in the gateway’s capacity this winter to Edinburgh and Odesa, with the confirmation of Wizz Air’s latest new operations. As the home-based airline launches a three times weekly service to Scotland’s capital city, and a twice-weekly link to the Ukrainian city of Odesa, […]

Aug 08 2019

Travel media company Ink partners with Air Italy to launch its inflight magazine


Travel media company Ink partners with Air Italy to launch its inflight magazine LONDON – It was announced that Ink, the world’s leading travel media company, has been appointed by Air Italy to relaunch its inflight magazine and represent its digital media sales.  Air Italy is the country’s newest and most exciting full-service carrier. With a rapidly expanding […]

Aug 07 2019

Tourism Authority of Thailand announces five new national parks


Tourism Authority of Thailand announces five new national parks The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that Thailand has added five new national parks around the country during 2016 to 2019 since the start of the reign of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun (King Rama X). This is also in accordance with Thailand’s […]

Aug 07 2019

Airline seat-back cameras: Are you being watched?


Airline seat-back cameras: Are you being watched? A camera was first noticed on the back of an airline seat by a passenger on a Singapore Airlines flight. Twitter user Vitaly Kamluk posted a picture of the camera that looked to be part of the inflight entertainment system (IFE), asking: “Just found this interesting sensor looking at me […]

Aug 07 2019

GCC’s bid to become a world-class global tourism hub gaining ground


GCC’s bid to become a world-class global tourism hub gaining ground The GCC is gaining a stronger position to become a world-class global tourism hub backed by competitive advantages that attract international travellers looking for a new tourism experience, according to a report released by Orient Planet Research, an Orient Planet Group venture. The report highlighted that the […]

Aug 07 2019

British Africa or South America? African Tourism Board welcomes St. Helena


British Africa or South America? African Tourism Board welcomes St. Helena The African Tourism Board declares St. Helena as part of Africa and welcomes Destination Management Company Island Images as their first member on that remote British Island Territory in the Atlantic Ocean. St. Helena is an important stopover for ships sailing to Europe from Asia and South Africa […]

Aug 06 2019

Airport Parking & Hotels’s tips on how to upgrade a holiday without blowing the budget


Airport Parking & Hotels’s tips on how to upgrade a holiday without blowing the budget For holidaymakers keen to travel like a celebrity this summer but without the first-class price tag, Airport Parking & Hotels (APH) has revealed its top five insider tips on how to upgrade a holidaybefore leaving the runway and without blowing the budget. 1. […]

Aug 05 2019

Etihad Guest and booking.com form rewards partnership


Etihad Guest and booking.com form rewards partnership ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, has signed a frequent flyer programme agreement with Booking.com, one of the world’s leading digital travel platforms, which enables Etihad Guest customers to earn Etihad Guest Miles when booking accommodation through Booking.com on a special co-branded […]

Aug 05 2019

Yapta launches TravelAI Hotel Version 2.0


Yapta launches TravelAI Hotel Version 2.0 SEATTLE and CHICAGO – Yapta, the innovator of airfare and hotel price tracking services, announced the release of the managed travel industry’s most advanced prescriptive hotel analytics solution, TravelAI Hotel version 2.0. Using advanced analytics and modelling, the solution provides a clear line of sight into savings achieved by implementing recommendations across […]