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Skål reaches new heights

Author: Andrew J Wood / Date: Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:38
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Celebrating their mountainous achievement they paid tribute to the Travel and Tourism Association by un-furling the Skål flag at the summit.

DELHI - Skål International is delighted to announce that father and daughter team Ajeet and Deeya Bajaj scaled Mount Everest this week. Ajeet is a member of Skål International Delhi.

The team reached the summit on Wed 16 May 2018 at 4.45 am, Deeya Bajaj a few minutes ahead of her father. They have stamped their place in history since this is the first time that a father and daughter have achieved this monumental feat together.

Celebrating their mountainous achievement they paid tribute to the Travel and Tourism Association by un-furling the Skål flag at the summit. A proud moment for Skål International and Skalleagues across the globe from the Himalayan rooftop of the world to all corners of the world.

Messages have flooded in from many of the 14,000 members of Skål International globally to heartily congratulate Ajeet Bajaj and daughter Deeya Bajaj and to toast in their tremendous achievement.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andrew J Wood

English born Andrew J Wood, is a freelance travel writer and for most of his career a professional hotelier. Andrew has over 35 years of hospitality and travel experience. He is a Skal member and a hotel graduate of Napier University, Edinburgh. Andrew is also a former member of the Executive Committe of Skal International (SI), National President SI THAILAND, Club President of SI BANGKOK and is currently SI Asia Area a.VP Southeast Asia (SEA), and Director of Public Relations Skal International BANGKOK. He is a regular guest lecturer at various Universities in Thailand including Assumption University's Hospitality School and the Japan Hotel School in Tokyo.