PHUKET, 22  February 2018: Thailand Yacht Show opens Thursday at the Ao Po Grand Marina in Phuket for its third edition. The event is open to both trade and consumers, 22 to 25 February. During the four days, Phuket will host...
SINGAPORE, 19 September 2019: Baby Boomers may be able to retire sooner than they think, according to the authors of Live Richer, Spend Less: International Living’s Ultimate Guide to Retiring Overseas, a new book by Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher....
BANGKOK 5 November 2019:  EXO Travel, a leading destination management company in Asia, announced Monday its latest efforts to fight climate change with carbon-neutral holidays. The DMC will fully offset their entire carbon...
BANGKOK, 2 September 2019: Abercrombie & Kent Southeast Asia a regional travel firm is supporting a project to introduce drinking water stations around the Thai capital. Its community support enterprise, Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy,...
BANGKOK, 16 April 2020: Avani Hotels is doing its bit to keep the spirits of armchair travellers up by partnering with four fitness influencers to produce a series of simple AvaniFit-inspired home workout routines. Steph Elswood (@stephelswood)...
BANGKOK, 8 January 2018: Portuguese airline Hi Fly claims to be the first airline to operate a single use plastic free flight. First reported in Travel Pulse and picked up by Fox News, the...

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SINGAPORE 16 December 2019:  BCD Travel predicts an increasing preference for green travel as executives strive to achieve climate-neutral journeys. In its new online report, How to Travel Beyond 2020, BCD Travel identifies the sustainability and...
BANGKOK, 19 September 2019: Planet Happiness and the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) have signed a partnership that will improve sustainability standards in tourism as well as impact reporting in tourism destinations.  They...
BANGKOK, 1 November 2019:  The Tourism Authority of Thailand has launched a waste reduction, recycling and clean-up project designed to tackle the plastic crisis at tourist areas and over time achieve zero waste at resort destinations.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2019: Student travel company Ground Asia, a spin-off enterprise of Khiri Travel, has introduced responsible traveller training modules and made them free for anyone interested in travelling responsibly. Students, teachers and faculty can learn how...