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PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2022

Building Back Sustainably through Cultural Heritage and Community-based Tourism.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 09:52

Australia: International tourists back, but rebuild will take time

During the two years of international border closures, many tourism businesses were forced to shift focus to attracting domestic visitors and have been slow to return to the inbound market.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 09:45

Thailand launched long-term residency visa to attract high-potential foreigners

LTR visa holders enjoy several privileges. Holders are not required to report to Thai immigration authorities every 90 days and enjoy duty-free tax exemption.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 09:35

TAT launches ‘Write Your New Chapter’ TVC promoting Thailand in cinematic perspective

New TVC to inspire tourists to explore, experience, and share their Amazing New Chapters of travel in the kingdom post-pandemic.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 09:09

Bulgari Hotels & Resorts sings argeement for a property in the Maldives

Surrounded by pristine waters and framed by lush, landscaped gardens, the Resort will spread over 20 hectares.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 09:02

Thomas Cook India successfully manages the first ever Digital Yoga Exhibition organised by Ministry of Ayush, Government of India

Exceptional conceptualization and delivery to showcase multiple facets of Yoga Focussed on cutting-edge technology: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Gamification, etc.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 08:44

Hyatt announces plans for Hyatt Centric Sapporo

The first Hyatt Centric hotel in Hokkaido, northern Japan, is slated to open in 2024.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 08:36

Four Seasons and Vanzhong Group announce Luxury Hotel in Xi'an

Culture and incredible growth grounded in the city's flourishing tourism and technology sectors.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 08:23

LUX* South Ari Atoll welcomes the world's first solar-powered vessel

Τhe world's first vessel powered solely on renewables by solar, wind and hydrogen energy.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 08:16

Amadeus announces Microsoft has chosen Cytric to transform business travel for its employees

Cytric by Amadeus to provide Microsoft with an innovative travel booking experience suited to its dynamic and growing business.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 08:00

Shanghai Disneyland reopened

Τhe long-anticipated reopening of Shanghai Disneyland invites guests to once again immerse themselves in signature Disney storytelling and adventures.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 07:33

Princess Cruises offers chance to win a cruise to Tasmania, Australia

The contest takes place from July 1 through August 31, 2022, and is open to all legal residents of Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam and Brunei who are 18 years of age or older.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 07:28

DoubleDragon moves forward on its vision for Hotel101 to become the very first Filipino homegrown hotel brand to expand overseas

Niseko is famous worldwide for its powder snow and Kutchan Town where the property is located is one of the foremost areas of heavy snowfall reaching 13 meters on average with some of the driest and lightest snow in the world.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 07:16

Booking.com reveals the challenges LGBTQ+ Travellers still face, and the importance of Proud community

Booking.com’ research exposes that the barriers to inclusive travel still remain for LGBTQ+ travelers.
Fri, 07/01/2022 - 07:02

Philippines reports increase in domestic tourism in 2021

The National Capital Region (1,973,851), followed by CALABARZON (1,953,419), and Central Luzon (1,905,758) were the top overnight destinations for local tourists last year.
Thu, 06/30/2022 - 11:09