Wellness
Vakkaru Maldives Invites Wellness Practitioner of 2021 – Dawn Harlow

Vakkaru Maldives Invites Wellness Practitioner of 2021 – Dawn Harlow

With this new year representing a longed- for fresh start, Vakkaru Maldives is proud to welcome Dawn Harlow as the resort’s first visiting wellness practitioner of 2021. A spiritual guide, Kundalini yoga and meditation teacher,

Events
Gold Coast Fills 2021 Event Calendar to Brim

Gold Coast Fills 2021 Event Calendar to Brim

The Gold Coast has locked in a full to bursting program of events for 2021 from mega concerts to internationally recognised festivals to capture pent up demand, recharge the event capital’s tourism sector and become

Aviation News
Qatar Airways Resumes Flights to Cairo

Qatar Airways Resumes Flights to Cairo

Qatar Airways today resumed flights to Cairo in the Arab Republic of Egypt with a daily service. Qatar Airways QR1301 departed Hamad International Airport to Cairo International Airport at 15:15 local time and landed at

Aviation News
IndiGo Plans to Open 7 New Regional Bases

IndiGo Plans to Open 7 New Regional Bases

IndiGo has announced seven new regional bases across India in a bid to boost connectivity. The bases will open progressively from February to May 2021. In a statement, CEO Ronojoy Dutta said, “IndiGo is on

Aviation News
Emirates to Trial IATA Travel Pass

Emirates to Trial IATA Travel Pass

Emirates has partnered with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to become one of the first airlines in the world to trial IATA Travel Pass – a mobile app to help passengers easily and securely

Aviation News
Emirates Announces 2021 Special Fares

Emirates Announces 2021 Special Fares

Emirates is launching its much-awaited global sale to inspire and encourage travelers to reconnect with family and friends or explore new destinations in the New Year. With attractive offers to select destinations worldwide, Emirates customers

Sports Tourism
TopGolf to Open Sixth Venue in Florida

TopGolf to Open Sixth Venue in Florida

Topgolf Entertainment Group announced its newest venue, located in Lake Mary in Florida, will open its doors to the public on Jan. 22. The Lake Mary location is the sixth venue to open in the

Tourism News
Booking.com Breaks into the Crypto Business

Booking.com Breaks into the Crypto Business

Perhaps the worst-hit industry last year amid the COVID-19 pandemic was the travel industry. As lockdowns were put in place all over the world, tourism and business travel came to a standstill, which hurt everyone

Aviation News
Air Canada to Resume Boeing 737 MAX Operations

Air Canada to Resume Boeing 737 MAX Operations

Air Canada today said that following Transport Canada’s (TC) Airworthiness Directive and January 20, 2021 lifting of the existing Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) for the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, the aircraft ungrounding by regulatory bodies

Hotels & Resorts
Marriott to Open Nearly 100 Properties in Asia Pacific

Marriott to Open Nearly 100 Properties in Asia Pacific

Marriott International continues to expand its portfolio, expecting to open 100 properties in Asia Pacific in 2021, bringing more brands and experiences to new destinations for guests across the region. In 2020, the company celebrated

Aviation News
Virgin Orbit Reaches Space for First Time

Virgin Orbit Reaches Space for First Time

Virgin Orbit has flown to space for the first time. Its LauncherOne rocket reached orbit during the company’s second launch demonstration, successfully deploying 10 payloads for NASA’s Launch Services Program (LSP). In a picture-perfect mission,

Hotels & Resorts
IHG signs agreement for Holiday Inn Jeddah Corniche

IHG signs agreement for Holiday Inn Jeddah Corniche

IHG Hotels & Resorts has signed a Management Agreement with Saleh Alsalamah and Partner Companies, to open Holiday Inn Jeddah Corniche. Having signed Holiday Inn Riyadh Al Malaz last year with the same partner, this

Aviation News
IndiGo Adds Leh, the Land of Buddhist Monasteries, to Its Network

IndiGo Adds Leh, the Land of Buddhist Monasteries, to Its Network

In order to further strengthen domestic connectivity, IndiGo, India’s leading carrier, announced Leh as its 63rd domestic destination. The bookings are now open as the airline will commence daily flights between Delhi-Leh effective February 22,

Hotels & Resorts
Accor Unveils New Hotel Openings

Accor Unveils New Hotel Openings

Accor is kicking off the year with an encouraging development outlook and a full schedule of new hotel openings around the world. While 2020 was a year of unprecedented challenges – not the least of