CHIANG MAI, 26 January 2018: China’s high-speed rail that will link Kunming in Yunnan province with the Lao PDR capital, Vientiane, will open in 2022. Commenting on construction progress, Lao PDR's Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism deputy director general,...
BANGKOK, 12 March 2018: Thailand emerges from the proverbial closet by endorsing LGBT tourism for the first time in its role of official “Presenting Partner of ITB Berlin 2018 LGBT Travel”. ITB Berlin News called the endorsement a milestone for...
SINGAPORE, 19 January 2018: During ATF Travex, hosted in Chiang Mai next week,  HPL Hotels & Resorts (Website: www.hplhotels.com) will introduce the group's new hospitality products and properties to travel buyers attending the event. HPL is intensifying its promotional activities this year...
PHUKET, 8 February 2018: A strong line-up of 33 boats and almost 300 sailors from around the world competed in 21st edition of The Bay Regatta last week. The travelling regatta sailed through three of Thailand's most beautiful provinces – Phuket,...
VIENTIANE, 12 January 2018, UPDATE: Informed travel trade sources in Vientiane now say Rosewood Luang Prabang will open 2 April.  Email requests sent to various offices in Rosewood Group asking for confirmation and details of opening rates failed to...

Seabourn adds new ship

SEATTLE, 8 February 2018: Following the commercial launch of the line's newest ship, this May, Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn, will offer 41 more sailings during the 2018 summer season. Across the fleet, four of Seabourn's five ships will visit more than...
BANGKOK, 1 August 2017: Talk of flights resuming to Hua Hin, a popular beach resort on the Gulf of Thailand, gained traction when the Bangkok Post reported AirAsia would fly there this November. AirAsia remains silent on the subject, but...
BANGKOK, 31 January 2018:m KLM Royal Dutch Airlines launched a new price alert through Messenger as it closes the sales period for its KLM Dream Deals. The super sale deals were on the market for just a week ending today...
YANGON, 23 January 2018: A Myanmar travel agency, Beyond Boundaries, will re-launch free Yangon walk tours that showcase the history of downtown Yangon from the pre-colonial period to modern day Yangon. The popular tours were set up by Australian Gino...
BANGKOK: 27 November 2017:  Thailand’s Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha, completed a major Cabinet reshuffle, 24 November, that saw Minister of Tourism and Sports, Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, step down from the post after three years. Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau chairman, Weersak...