Bangkok (Thailand) – December 17, 2018 ( – Anantara Siam Bangkok is proud to present Carnival de Venice at Biscotti from 28 January – 11 February 2019. The festivities will unfold every evening with exquisite Italian food inspired by ingredients from Venice, the home of the Carnival. The carnival is an annual cultural event in […]

Katowice (Poland) – December 14, 2018 ( – An SDG 17 Partnership, for Climate-Friendly Travel, was announced on 14th December at COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. The partnership between EXO Foundation who support Sustainable Development projects through responsible tourism in South East Asia and SUNx the Strong Universal Network, a legacy program for Maurice Strong […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 14, 2018 ( – Praya Dining at Praya Palazzo relaunches with an exquisite culinary journey through time. The cuisine at Praya Dining is curated to showcase the history, opulence of ingredients and culture of each Siamese era from the ancient Kingdom of Sukhothai until today’s prosperous Rattanakosin. With the relaunch of […]

Basel (Switzerland) – December 18, 2018 ( – From 2020, the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva (SIHH) and Baselworld in Basel, the two major events in the watch industry, will synchronise their calendars. In 2020, the SIHH will be held from 26 to 29 April in Geneva, followed immediately by Baselworld from […]

Quy Nhon (Vietnam) – December 12, 2018 ( – Minor Hotels announced the opening of Anantara Quy Nhon Villas, Vietnam. The property offers an upscale beachfront hideaway comprising 26 private pool villas inspired by the indigenous beauty of the Vietnamese coastline. Located in a secluded bay amidst 7.2 hectares of landscaped tropical gardens, the resort […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 12, 2018 ( – Gin Mare, the first and authentic Mediterranean Gin, in partnership with B-Delicious and Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20, announced the launch of exclusive Gastromixology competition in Thailand, in partnership with, to discover the perfect food and beverage pairing creations developed by a chef and bartender team in the […]

Katowice (Poland) – December 11, 2018 ( A Climate Resilience partnership, focussed on creating 100,000 Strong Climate Champions by 2030 was announced today at COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. The partnership, which was made in the spirit of SDG-17, is between leading Canadian-based global travel risk management and travel insurance provider Ingle International Inc., and […]

Pattaya (Thailand) – December 11, 2018 ( – Thailand’s based hotel management company, Well Hotels & Resorts announces that it has signed a new upscale lifestyle boutique property, Phratamnak Well Resort Pattaya, which is set to open in late 2019. The agreement includes the pre-opening and full operational management. Phratamnak Well Resort Pattaya is owned […]

Khon Kaen (Thailand) – December 10, 2018 ( – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organise the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2019 in Pattaya, Thailand from November 27 – 29. The announcement was made by PATA CEO Dr. Mario Hardy at the conclusion of the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2018 in Khon […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 10, 2018 ( – Issaya Siamese Club is hosting a special charity dinner and auction in collaboration with some of Bangkok’s most talented chefs on 18 December 2018. The dinner and auction will raise funds for underprivileged children and youth in northern Thailand. The dinner and auction will raise funds for […]

Kampala (Uganda) – December 7, 2018 ( – Seychelles former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address at yesterday”s Uganda Civil Aviation Authority’s Aviation Stakeholders Breakfast meeting at the Kampala Serena Conference Centre. Alain St. Ange captured the full house audience’s attention with his […]

Hanoi (Vietnam) – December 6, 2018 ( – AccorHotels has continued to expand its portfolio in Vietnam with the signing of two new stunning sea-facing properties. Slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2021, the opening of Mövenpick Resort Van Phong and Mövenpick Resort & Spa Halong Bay will add 525 rooms to the […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 6, 2018 ( – A landmark project to improve the ratio of both domestic and foreign visitors between main cities vs secondary cities. The Royal Thai Government has approved a series of tax deduction measures to promote seminars, leisure travel and MICE events in 55 second-tier tourist provinces nationwide all through […]

Mahe, Victoria (Seychelles) – December 3, 2018 ( – Seychelles makes the Official list of lowest security risk countries falling 9th in the World. The safest countries are listed in that order: Luxembourg, Switzerland, Slovenia, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Seychelles and Cape Verde. This is good news for us as Seychellois and for our […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 2, 2018 ( – Iconsiam, landmark development and iconic landmark of Thailand’s eternal prosperity on the Chao Phraya River, recently held an opening ceremony of “Bangkok Illumination at Iconsiam”, taking place until January 31, 2019, at Iconsiam on Charoen Nakorn Road to promote the country’s remarkable arts and culture among Thai […]

Khon Kaen (Thailand) – November 29, 2018 – The PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2018, with the theme ‘Growth with Goals’, officially began on Wednesday, November 28 attracting over 300 delegates from 25 destinations. The event, hosted by the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) and the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) with the support of […]

Phuket (Thailand) – December 3, 2018 ( – The 32nd Phuket King’s Cup Regatta was off to a flying start on Monday with a strong breeze of up to 17 knots, allowing race organizers to hold two races in all classes off the southern part of the resort island. In the top flight IRC Zero […]

Hong Kong (Hong Kong) – November 29, 2018 ( – Feasibility studies conducted before the construction of exhibition centres should take into account the site- and destination-specific factors professional organisers consider most important, argue Dr Jin-Soo Lee and his research postgraduate student Hwabong Lee of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The […]

Macao (Macau) – November 29, 2018 ( – With the arrival of winter soon upon us, Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace Cotai will partner with award-winning chefs to present the tremendously successful ‘Wynn Guest Chef Series’ for a third time. Also, signature restaurants at Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace will present a very special selection […]

Singapore (Singapore) – November 23, 2018 ( – Travelindex has recently launched its restaurant guide, Top 25 Restaurants – the Mastercard Affluent Dining Guide in 5 key cities across Asia Pacific. Top 25 Restaurants is the World’s 1st Restaurant Guide based on AI through it’s unique “Restaurant Rating Index”. The ratings and ranking are based […]

Singapore (Singapore) – November 23, 2018 ( – Influential Brands, a think-tank research and business organisation which identifies, engages and recognises “The Champions of Excellence” throughout Asia, has named and recognised nine Thai companies as deserving winners at the 2018 Thailand’s Outstanding Brands. The winners were judged not only on their outstanding success in its […]

Hamedan (Iran) – November 21, 2018 ( – The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) International Seminar on Harnessing Cultural Tourism through Innovation and Technology and 40th Affiliate Members Plenary Session concluded with a renewed call for community participation in development of cultural tourism using cutting-edge technologies (12-14 November 2018, Hamedan, Islamic Republic of Iran). Cultural and […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 21, 2018 (travelindex) – After recently launching its two new boutique brands, Best Western Hotels and Resorts today announced its first Aiden Hotel and Sadie Hotel locations. The first-ever Aiden Hotel opened last month in Seoul, South Korea, and the next is set to open in December near Paris, France. The […]

Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – November 20, 2018 ( – People in the tourism and travel are conscious that it is in public / private sector partnership that success will be guaranteed. This is also by working together in the region, on the continent and globally. Pascal Viroleau, the CEO Vanilla Islands on working visit in […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 20, 2018 ( – Since 1914, Rolls-Royce has set the standard for luxury that is rare, sovereign and personal. The marque’s range of motor cars are hand-built at the Home of Rolls-Royce in Goodwood, a place where hundreds of engineers, designers and craftspeople work together to strive for perfection, according to […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 19, 2018 ( – Iconsiam, the spectacular Bht 54-billion, landmark development and iconic landmark of Thailand’s eternal prosperity on the Chao Phraya River, today, opened the first floating museum in Thailand on the ‘Sri Mahasamut Ship’ – the symbol of river-borne prosperity, to commemorate King Taksin the Great on the occasion […]

Shanghai (China) – November 18, 2018 (travelindex) – On November 17, 2018 Gansu Tourism Promotion Event hit Shanghai, which theme is “Meet Silk Road Food & Ruyi Gansu”. On that occasion, department head of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of China and Huo Yulong, Vice Head and Leading Party Member of Gansu Provincial Department […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 16, 2018 ( – Anantara Siam Bangkok welcomes diners to celebrate American Thanksgiving in indulgent style with a five-course feast at Madison Steakhouse. Celebrated annually on the fourth Thursday of November, since English settlers arrived in north America, Thanksgiving is a traditional American holiday-a time to give thanks and gather together […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 16, 2018 ( – Michelin released the Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang-Nga 2019, the second edition of the Michelin Guide in Thailand, and the first to cover new territories outside Bangkok: Phuket, Phang-Nga, and Bangkok’s surrounding provinces (Nonthaburi, Pathum Thani, Nakhon Pathom, Samut Sakhon, and Samut Prakan). In this latest […]

New York City, New York (United States) – November 12, 2018 ( – TopTicket, via our ticket network, provides a resale ticket marketplace. Ticket resell prices and details are set by sellers and may differ from face value. TopTicket ticket network acts as an intermediary between buyers and ticket sellers to facilitate the purchase and […]

Stockholm (Sweden) – November 12, 2018 ( – Speaking at the TBLI Nordic Conference, Professor Geoffrey Lipman, co-founder of SUNx (Strong Universal Network – a legacy to Maurice Strong) said that Travel & Tourism has enormous investment potential in the transformation to the New Climate Economy. He underscored the global scale, scope and impact of […]

London, World Travel Market (United Kingdom) – November 9, 2018 ( – The UNWTO/WTM Ministers’ Summit, held yesterday by World Travel Market and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), was well received by participants from government and the private sector for its more dynamic new format leading to more concrete takeaways around this year’s theme: Investment […]

Dubai (United Arab Emirates) – November 12, 2018 ( – Reed Travel Exhibitions organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market showcase in Dubai, has boosted its travel portfolio, having signed a collaboration agreement to launch CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa 2019 – a new route development forum. The two-day show will be co-located with […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 6, 2018 (travelindex) – In Thailand, tourism industry is one of the main industries that generates huge amount of income to the country. It is an industry that is relevant to many people from various sections. Tourism Authority of Thailand, the organization that is responsible for the promotion of Thailand’s tourism […]

Astana (Kazakhstan) – November 6, 2018 ( – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organise PATA Travel Mart 2019 in Astana, Kazakhstan in September. The event will be hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kazakh Tourism National Company JSC, the key organization in […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 5, 2018 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels and Resorts has appointed David Calvet as the General Manager of Tawaravadee Resort, BW Signature Collection by Best Western, its impressive new up-country retreat in Thailand’s Prachinburi province. A highly-experienced hotelier with extensive knowledge of Thailand’s hospitality industry, David has worked for a series […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 5, 2018 (travelindex) – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) invites everyone who would like to see sustainable tourism in Thailand to express their ideas about green tourism and provide information that supports the needs of Eco-conscious travelers on the website By answering our questionnaire about website usage, you can […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – November 3, 2018 ( – Aston Martin Bangkok, led by General Manager Mr. Pornseak Pharksuwan, recently unveiled the much anticipated new “beautiful won’t be tamed” Aston Martin Vantage at a lavish cocktail reception and show at House No. 1 on the historical Charoenkrung Road Soi 30. The evening of fun, excitement and […]

London (United Kingdom) – November 2, 2018 ( – The 2018 edition of World Travel Market (WTM) will see the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) continue its operational focus on investing in innovation and digital advances for a tourism sector that can deliver opportunities for all. UNWTO will co-host a Ministerial Summit and launch a white […]

Seoul (Republic of Korea) – Augsut 25, 2018 ( – Urban tourism and its potential for more sustainable and inclusive cities will be the major focus of the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism (16-19 September 2018) in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The Summit aims to set out a vision looking to 2030 for […]

Basel (Switzerland) – October 31, 2018 ( – Baselworld presented its hotel partner programme today. A total of 40 hotels became partners of the world watch and jewellery show: 26 of the participating hotels are “Official Partners” and 14 of them are “Preferred Partners”. The participating hotels provide approximately two thirds of the hotel capacity […]

London (United Kingdom) – November 1, 2018 ( – Almost 170 exhibitors are making their debut at this year’s WTM London 2018 – the event where ideas arrive. They include airlines, movie-set tour providers, adventure operators and sports venues, as well as tourist boards, destination marketing companies, tech innovators and car-hire companies. Among new airlines […]