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Asia Pacific

Female-Only Travel Made Easier

Women travelling alone are growing in number and hand in hand

Top Destinations To Indulge In Global Delicacies

With three quarters (75%) of global travellers saying that they

Marriott And Starwood Flexible Hotel Rates: No More

Booking Marriott or Starwood Hotels for a flexible rack rate in

Chinese Luxury Travellers: Travel Trends For The Next Three Years

According to the report ‘The Chinese Luxury Traveller

Astroport Sariska: India Does A First In South Asia

Source: Astroport Sariska Astroport Sariska, a small resort in

Chef Kunal Kapur’s Travelogue Series Features Culinary Trails Across Australia

Celebrated chef and restaurateur, Kunal Kapur has announced the

Indian Domestic Airlines Eye Bigger Share Of Foreign Traffic

Unlike many countries, international air traffic to and from

Europe

Long Haul Travellers Propelled International Arrivals In Europe

The latest results from the Air Travellers’ Traffic

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Winter Holiday Sales Surge As Summer Bookings Stagnate

Germans snapped up early winter holiday offers in May but

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Italy: New Tourism Strategy Based On Digitalization

The tourism strategy, that was adopted last February by the

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Frankfurt To Impose Tourism Levy On Leisure Travellers

The German city of Frankfurt is hoping for a new tourism levy

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Middle East/Africa

Gulf Air Launches Multi-Ticket Discount Scheme

Gulf Air has launched a special offer giving Bahrain-based

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Online E-Visa Will Boost ‘Come To Oman’ Global Tourism Drive

Oman’s new e-visa online portal is the most sophisticated in

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Summer Travel Rush To Spur Rise In Visa Applications In UAE

Visa processing centres in the UAE are expecting to see a surge

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Dubai Parks And Resorts Unveils Dxbpass

Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest theme park

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Americas

Timed Ticketing At Machu Picchu To Tackle Over-Tourism

Tourists at Machu Picchu will now have a timed entry permit to

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Two-Thirds Of Americans “Will Fly For Food”

OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online

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The Rise, Duping Consumers, Translating To Nearly $4 Billion Each Year

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) is

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Under-Vacationed America: States And Cities That Need To Take A Day

Americans are taking more vacation. Last year, vacation usage

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