Best Western Hoteliers Contribute $1 Million to Charitable Initiatives
Phoenix, Arizona (United States) – January 15, 2018 (travelindex) – In a year marked by giving back, Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ hoteliers have committed approximately $1 million over the next five years in support of the brand’s charitable arm – Best Western for a Better World (B ..
Saint Ange Tourism Report – 15th January 2018
Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – January 15, 2018 (travelindex.com) – The Editorial this week speaks of the four branches of Government. The coming repayment of external debts by Seychelles. Tourism Arrival figures and transit passengers. Seychelles last week saw its three Branches of Gover ..
Celine Dion Announces the 2018 Venetian Macao Shows
Macao (Macao SAR) – January 11, 2018 (travelindex.com) – World-renowned singer Celine Dion has announced she will bring her highly anticipated Celine Dion Live 2018 to The Venetian Macao’s Cotai Arena on June 29 and 30, 2018. Part of a seven-city tour across the Asia-Pacific region kicking off ..
AVANI Hotels to Launch Laotian in UNNESCO City of Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang (Laos) – January 8, 2018 (travelindex.com) – AVANI Hotels and Resorts is proud to announce the launch of its first hotel in the historic town of Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in northern Laos. The 53-room hotel is located on a narrow peninsula at the joining of the ..
Mekong Kingdoms Luxury Cruises Launched by Minor Hotels
Bangkok (Thailand) – January 5, 2017 (travelindex.com) – For those who seek a transcendent experience, Minor Hotels is launching a selection of river cruises replete with the colonial romance of river travel but with a modern twist and bespoke itineraries. Mekong Kingdoms cruises recreates and ..
Wonders of Phuket Showcased by Best Western Hotels
Phuket (Thailand) – January 4, 2018 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels and Resorts organized an exclusive media familiarization trip to Phuket this month, inviting a series of influential and up-and-coming bloggers to the island for an action-packed three-day itinerary. Two famous bloggers an ..
New Year Message by UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili
Madrid (Spain) – January 2, 2018 (travelindex.com) – It is with a sense of pride and humility that I assume my post as Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) for the period 2018-2021. I would like to take this opportunity to share with you my strong commitment to mak ..
Launch of First Climate Resilience Centre in Belgium
Limburg (Belguim) – January 4, 2018 (travelindex.com) – To mark the end of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development an MOU has been signed between Regionaal Landschap Kempen en Maasland and SUNx to build a climate learning, innovation and resilience centre in the Hoge Kemp ..
Saint Ange Tourism Report – 31st December 2017
Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – December 31, 2017 (travelindex.com) – As we say goodbye to 2017 and welcome in 2018, it is important to reflect upon what we have experienced during the past twelve months to better appreciate what is in store for us in 2018. I start by considering the artic ..
Luxury Romance at the Athenee Hotel Bangkok
Bangkok (Thailand) – January 5, 2018 (travelindex) – There’s nothing like a luxurious stay at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok to nourish the love a close couple shares. With a “Luxury Romance” package in particular, it’s got all the ingredients of a rela ..
International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development Legacy
Madrid (Spain) – December 31, 2017 (travelindex.com) – We have come to the end of a very special year for UNWTO and for the global tourism community. In late 2015, the United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 as the ‘International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development’. This w ..