Hong Kong and Taiwan Launch World’s First ‘Asia Cruise Fund’

The world’s first-ever “Asia Cruise Fund” was announced at Cruise Shipping Miami 2014 by Mr. Philip Yung, Commissioner for Tourism of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) Government, Mr. Anthony Lau, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Tourism Board...Read more

Postcards From Southeast Asia – Laos

Precious Friend! Landed in Vientiane after an hour’s flight from Bangkok. In grand style, The Settha Palace Hotel’s vintage limousine met and transported me through Laos’ tranquil capital. What a pleasure is Vientiane! Its manageable street chaos is a rarity...Read more

Mongolia Becomes Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin 2015

In 2015 Mongolia will be the Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin.  On March 5 at this year’s ITB Berlin the signing of the Partner Country agreement between Mongolia and the world’s leading travel trade show took place.  Mr. Altangerel Purev, State Secretary at...Read more

Garuda Indonesia Becomes 20th Member of SkyTeam Alliance

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has welcomed Garuda Indonesia as its 20th member and second airline from Southeast Asia. Garuda’s membership adds Jakarta as an alternative gateway to and from South East Asia, as well as 40 new destinations to...Read more

Obituary: Ram Kohli, Chairman & Founder of Creative Travel India

“He was an adoring husband to Deepak. A dotting father to Rajeev & Rohit and their wives Deepali & Ruchi. He spoilt the kids Rohan, Rishab, Diya & Tara the way only a grandfather could. He was the best friend...Read more

Khiri Travel Opens in Indonesia

Khiri Travel has announced the launch of Khiri Travel Indonesia. Khiri Travel will partner with Sunda Trails and open with offices in Lombok and Flores with dedicated English and Dutch speaking teams in place. Sunda Trails has 12 years of...Read more

Victoria Cruises, Ritz Tours Offering 12-Day Yangtze Essence Program

Victoria Cruises and Ritz Tours offering a comprehensive 12-day Yangtze Essence program, giving travelers the opportunity to explore the rich history of China. The 12-day adventure features a luxurious four-day Yangtze River cruise in a private-balcony superior stateroom aboard the recently...Read more

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas Offering Special Rates on Fiji Dive Package

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas,  leader in dive travel, is offering dive packages to nearly 40 countries worldwide. Currently there are over 225 resorts and adventure operators along with 50 liveaboard dive vessels in their “Select Dive Destinations” program. Currently Maduro is offering...Read more

7 Day Exploration of Bali FAM Tour with Foreign Independent Tours

Bali, a tropical island in the Indonesian archipelago, is so picturesque and immaculate it could almost be a painted backdrop. It has still tropical rain forests, rice paddies tripping down hillsides like giant steps, volcanoes soaring up through the clouds,...Read more

Pan Pacific Hotels Group Announces Four Pipeline Projects Across Asia Pacific

Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the signings of four management contracts to add three PARKROYAL and one “Pan Pacific” hotels to its portfolio across Asia Pacific – namely in Australia, China and Myanmar. With these additions, the Group now...Read more