Genting Dream with ecruising

TweetBe One of the First on Genting Dream with ecruising THE only dedicated premium cruise ship to be based in Asia, Genting Dream, has released its inaugural sailing itineraries for November this year and have partnered with cruise holiday expert … Continue reading →

SE Asian Grab users get Lyft in US

TweetSoutheast Asians heading to the US can now get a ride with Lyft via their Grab ride hailing app. Grab users can book a ride in 200 US cities directly within the Grab app interface. Formerly called GrabTaxi, it has … Continue reading →

Asia budget airlines unite

TweetAlliance formed by eight market champions brings exceptional value to invaluable travel experiences Singapore,  Eight Low Cost Carriers (LCC), each a market champion in the Asia Pacific, today announced the formation of the world’s largest LCC alliance – the Value … Continue reading →

Le Club AccorHotels Best loyalty program

TweetFor the second year running, Le Club AccorHotels, the AccorHotels group loyalty program, was named the best hotel loyalty program of the year in the Asia/Pacific/Middle East and in Europe/Africa at the prestigious Freddie Awards, considered the ‘Oscars of Loyalty’. … Continue reading →

SIA Holidays & Wendy Wu open door to Asian travel opportunities

TweetSingapore Airlines (SIA) Holidays relaunched its operations officially yesterday, announcing new holiday packages and a partnership with well-known tour operator Wendy Wu Tours at the InterContinental Hotel last night. SIA Holidays also released an impressive brochure – ‘Asia’ of new … Continue reading →

Singapore Airlines Has Southeast Asian Fare Sale

TweetA fare sale by Singapore Airlines (SIA) connects New York to Singapore and seven other Southeast Asian destinations with economy fares from $1,199 to Singapore; $1,299 to Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Bangkok and $1,399 to Jakarta, Surabaya, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh … Continue reading →

“Small is beautiful” Secret Retreats redefines the travel experience

Tweet“The charm of what we offer in terms of hospitality lies in the tiniest details” says Secret Retreats’ Managing Director Stéphane Junca, who aims to provide discerning travellers with truly exceptional, authentic experiences. Thanks to Stéphane Junca’s unrelenting passion and … Continue reading →

Asia’s Red Planet Hotels Global Expansion Plans

TweetEmerging Asian hotel investment company Red Planet Hotels continues to chronicle an array of achievements as it forges ahead in its mission to place multiple limited service hotels in key Asian cities. In recent significant developments for the company, the … Continue reading →

Best Western Expansion for Asia, Middle East

Tweet Best Western International currently has more than 40 new hotels in Asia and the Middle East in various stages of development and, by the end of 2011, the chain expects to have more than 235 Best Western properties open … Continue reading →


Tweet ZUJI gives travellers in Asia Pacific online access to real-time travel bookings for thousands of hotels and hundreds of airlines, as well as bringing cruises, car hire, attraction bookings, package tours and other inspirational travel offers, products and tools … Continue reading →

Tune Hotels Across Asia

TweetKUALA LUMPUR – Tune –Tune, the limited service hotel brand providing a “5-star sleeping experience at a 1-star price”, has entered into a strategic partnership with Evolution Capital Public Company Limited to franchise a roll-out of 44 Tune … Continue reading →

ASEAN Tour Operators Online

TweetA new strategic alliance gives small and medium-sized tourism operators in ASEAN a powerful online presence even if they don’t have a website. The initiative is the result of strategic collaboration between Creative Advances Technology (CAT) and the ASEAN Tourism … Continue reading →

Intrepid Travel Language Guides

Tweet Do you need to learn how to say ‘not too spicy’ while travelling in Vietnam? Perhaps you’re a vegetarian and want to avoid ordering a goat curry in Nepal? Intrepid Travel in conjunction with their friends at World Nomads, … Continue reading →

Thistle Hotels now in Asia

TweetIn its first foray out of the United Kingdom, hospitality giant Thistle Hotels will be making its presence felt in Asia through two key hotel properties in Malaysia – Thistle Johor Bahru and Thistle Port Dickson Resort. The Thistle brand … Continue reading →