World Travel Market 2014 – the leading global event for the travel industry – is putting shopping in the spotlight in a seminar session exploring the importance of the duty free and travel retail market.
The session, Duty Free and Travel Retail: … October 21, 2014
Only four days left before Seychelles welcomes its 29th edition of the annual Festival Kreol, whereby it celebrates the Creole culture, traditions and history, the Creole people, the Creole identity, and the link to the Creole world.
All is set to … October 21, 2014
From October 22, EIBTM opens its online diary between exhibitors and Hosted Buyers. For the first time exhibitors will now be able to request additional appointments with Hosted Buyers following the initial appointment match. Once logged in to their diaries … October 21, 2014
The two winners from the Next Hot Model UK – 2014 were in Seychelles recently for their professional photoshoot.
Aspiring models Daisy Boots and Robert Loydell had their entire portfolio shot around the islands of Mahe, Praslin, La Digue, and Silhouette. … October 21, 2014
UB40 thrilled local Seychellois, VIP guests, celebrities, and international media at a once-off gig for the grand opening of Seychelles’ newest hotel.
Performing from a floating stage, moored on Eden Island’s international marina, the Brit pop … October 19, 2014
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad –Senator the Honorable Gerald Hadeed, Minister of Tourism attended the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference and Trade show in St. Maarten over the period October 6-8, 2014 and held high-level talks with Ministers … October 18, 2014
World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is this year celebrating its 35th event.
Since WTM first opened its doors in 1980 the exhibition has continued to grow, relocating from Olympia to Earl’s Court to ExCeL … October 18, 2014
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – Senator the Honorable Gerald Hadeed, Minister of Tourism attended the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference and Trade show in St. Maarten over the period October 6-8, 2014 and held high-level talks with Ministers … October 18, 2014
The project was started in September 2014 and the first sailing is expected to be in the summer of 2015. The participants include Luxury Travel Ltd ( www.luxurytravels.asia ) and the high-end cruise company, Huong Hai Ha Long Ltd. Interested buyers book … October 18, 2014
For the 15th time, the Fraport AG airport company has had its environmental management activities verified according to the strict EMAS Eco-Management and Audit Scheme. Thus, the latest Fraport Environmental Statement 2014 report is now available on the … October 18, 2014
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, led a one-day working visit to Paris to meet with French tour operators and members of the press. Minister St.Ange was accompanied on this working visit by Captain David Savy, … October 18, 2014
October 16, 2014 – AETHOS Consulting Group Managing Director and CEO Keith Kefgen announced that the hospitality-focused human capital advisory firm has formally obtained the Intellectual Property (IP) for the entire hospitality-specific array of survey … October 17, 2014
LOS ANGELES, California - Until recently Kassel, regarded as the capital of the German Fairy Tale Route, was renowned for being the city where the Brothers Grimm lived and wrote most of their fairy tales. Then in 2013 the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe the largest … October 16, 2014
The Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) is again this year organizing an international seminar on the sidelines of World Travel Market (WTM) of London. This year the international seminar which remains a support program of the World Travel … October 16, 2014
BUDAPEST, Hungary - The award-winning, five-star Corinthia Hotel Budapest announced today that it has been selected as a partner hotel of the American-based Signature Travel Network.
Signature Travel Network is a member-owned cooperative comprised … October 16, 2014
Les Suites de la Potinière in the heart of ski-haven Courchevel 1850 impresses with 650 slope kilometers, noble restaurants and boutiques.
Courchevel in the skiresort “Le Troi Vallées” is already well known for winter sport fans. But also noble … October 16, 2014
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, is flying out of Seychelles on Thursday evening enroute to Paris. The Minister will be leading a delegation made up of Mr. Manoj Papa, the CEO of Air Seychelles, and Captain David … October 16, 2014
LOS ANGELES, California - Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra, the largest 5 star hotel in Ghana, is located in the heart of Accra’s city center. The hotel was recently recertified by Green Globe and achieved an impressive compliance score of 80%.
Mövenpick … October 16, 2014
BANGKOK, Thailand - A new experience in global cuisine is now ready to welcome Thai food lovers at the iconic Centara Grand Island Resort and Spa – Maldives.
Suan Bua Thai Restaurant has been a part of the history of Centara Hotels and Resorts since … October 16, 2014
One of Green Globe’s most treasured destinations is the country of Jordan, which offers antediluvian wonders, a truly diverse range of travel experiences and an excellent selection of certified Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts.
As an indication of … October 15, 2014
Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to register noticeable growth in passenger traffic. Welcoming about 5.9 million passengers in September 2014, Germany’s biggest airport reported growth of 5.9 percent year-on-year and its strongest September in history. … October 13, 2014
After drawing a successful balance of the first tourism luxury fair „loop – luxury on our planet“ in spring 2014, their founder Lobster Experience is currently preparing for the second round. In 2015, loop will take place from March 9 to 11 at the … October 13, 2014
Air Seychelles and equity alliance partner Etihad Airways hosted a stunning cocktail reception at the Banyan Tree Resort last week to celebrate the on-going success of their partnership and the growth of the island carrier.
The event brought together … October 13, 2014
Ralph Amesbury, the Chairman of SEYMAS, the Performing Arts Association, met last week with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, in the presence of Jimmy Savy, the CEO of the National Arts Council of Seychelles. … October 13, 2014
The Morukuru Family houses are the perfect retreat for families and friends, who want to discover the beauty of South Africa. The motto is “whatever you want, whenever you want” – A sanctuary where you can celebrate the pure feeling of freedom during … October 10, 2014
The casual bike and barge cruises are 7 nights instead of the 6 nights on a regular full service barge, while the prices range from $1640 to $3278 per person. The cruises are in Holland/Belgium, Germany, France and Italy. These barges range from 6, 20, … October 10, 2014
October 9, 2014 – “The Caribbean market continues to re-gain its momentum,” shares Mr. Parris E. Jordan, Chairman of the Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS). “Market wide average rate has increased every year … October 10, 2014
Bangkok, Thailand- Centara Hotels and Resorts and Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin have been named the TTG Sustainable Travel Company of The Year and Best Beach Resort respectively during the recently held annual TTG Travel Awards.
The … October 10, 2014
Hotels in Seychelles archipelago have been attentive to Seychelles Tourism Board call to open up to community and support Tourism Week. 2014.
The national theme for Tourism week, Tourism: Our Communities ‘Greatest Wealth powered towards enticing … October 9, 2014
Madrid-born chef Alberto Chicote, is not just famed for his appearance on the Spanish language version of Kitchen Nightmares, but his Asian-Mediterranean fusion cuisine has earned him a name beyond the Spanish capital where his restaurant, Yakitoro, is … October 9, 2014