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Best Travel Apps And Sites To Help You Plan Your Trip

Best Travel Apps And Sites To Help You Plan Your Trip

There are so many excellent travel apps out there to help you find affordable airfare (here's looking at you, OnTheFly), flight status and even where planes are around the world, but what about help planning your

Tourism News
UNWTO will help Altai region to develop as a tourist destination

UNWTO will help Altai region to develop as a tourist destination

On July, 20 the new project “Strategy of hospitality management in Altai region” was started. This event was organized by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in cooperation with the Lausanne Hotel School (Ecole

Hotels & Resorts
Sol Wave House (Mallorca), the first ever “Twitter Experience” hotel

Sol Wave House (Mallorca), the first ever “Twitter Experience” hotel

The increasing customer diversity and demands are changing the landscape of the beach hotels, and the leading hotel chain in Spain, Meliá Hotels International, launches a new program, which makes its [email protected], located in the

Tourism News
Royal baby could cause surge of tourist visits to the UK

Royal baby could cause surge of tourist visits to the UK

As London wakes up to the aftermath of a giant party on the Mall and the announcement that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have a son, there are hopes that the birth of the

Railway News
Improved service on finnish trains to St. Petersburg

Improved service on finnish trains to St. Petersburg

Since the beginning of July, Finnish high-speed trains between Helsinki and St. Petersburg provide improved services in the First Class. These Allegro trains, that operate between Helsinki and St. Petersburg have extended their personal service

Events
First China-Arab Fair to be held in Yinchuan in September

First China-Arab Fair to be held in Yinchuan in September

According to the announcement, this first expo of the two countries is based on the principle of "Inheriting friendship, deepening cooperation and promoting common development" with a general theme as "Hand in hand, facing the

Tourism News
New visas to boost family reunions in China

New visas to boost family reunions in China

Relatives of foreign residents in China will soon have more opportunities to visit their loved ones, thanks to new visa rules, according to China Daily and Zhao Yinan. Under regulations from the Legislative Affairs Office

Tourism News
Tourism helps jobs’ creation in the Philippines

Tourism helps jobs’ creation in the Philippines

While Philippines economy is booming, the government is failing to create enough jobs for locals. Except in the tourism branch which is predicted with a very bright future, according to the fourth State of the

Tourism News
Santa Claus goes on vacation

Santa Claus goes on vacation

Ever wonder what Santa Claus does during the other 364 days of the year? Each summer in Oeresund, just north of Copenhagen, impersonators of the beloved man in red come together for the Santa Claus

Aviation News
Gourmet in-flight meals

Gourmet in-flight meals

These airlines have called upon master chefs for in-flight cuisine that's a cut above the rest. The UAE airline took home the honors for "Best First Class Meals" in the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

Events
Thought Leaders Uncover the Latest Trends in Luxury Travel

Thought Leaders Uncover the Latest Trends in Luxury Travel

Explorative and innovative travel, China, Russia, community engagement and dialling down the bling all part of the latest trends to be analysed by Thought Leaders at Luxperience. David McGonigal, author, Antarctic explorer, Fellow of the

Tourism News
Sharjah is the perfect family destination to visit this Ramadan

Sharjah is the perfect family destination to visit this Ramadan

HE Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Director General, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority has underscored the significance of special events and exhibitions organised by the emirate during the holy month of Ramadan. They play an

Hotels & Resorts
New Centra Central Station Bangkok now ready for online bookings

New Centra Central Station Bangkok now ready for online bookings

Centra Central Station Bangkok, located near to Bangkok’s mainline railway terminus, is now open for online bookings with rates that begin at Baht 1,625 per night for a Superior room, with breakfast included. The rates are

Events
PATA’s Executive Board Convenes in Bangkok

PATA’s Executive Board Convenes in Bangkok

PATA’s Executive Board conducted a formal meeting at PATA’s headquarters in Bangkok, July 13. Gathering in the newly renovated PATA Engagement Hub, the meeting was the first for newly-elected Executive Board members Andrew Jones, Mohamed

Hotels & Resorts
First Hilton in the Baltics Expected To Open in 2016

First Hilton in the Baltics Expected To Open in 2016

Set to open in the heart of Estonia's historic capital, Hilton Tallinn becomes Hilton Worldwide's first property to be announced in the Baltic States. The upscale hotel is expected to begin welcoming guests in 2016 and will be