Global Travel News

  • Elevate the Occasion with Premium Products and Wines from Australia
    Sydney, Australia, December 31, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / During the holiday season there’s nothing more important than spending time with family and friends around a table. For those special people in your lives, you can elevate the occasion by preparing your menu early and including some premium products and wine from ...
  • Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket Launches Authentic Thai Cuisine Restaurant
    Phuket, Thailand, December 30, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Indulge in the delightful tastes and textures of authentic Thai Cuisine nestled in an elegant Thai-style teak house amongst a tropical garden and overlooking a lagoon at Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket. Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket, a luxurious beach resort on Phuket’s northwest ...
  • Accor Welcomes Grand Mercure Bangkok Atrium to its Network
    Bangkok, Thailand, December 30, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Accor Hotels has signed a management agreement for a Grand Mercure hotel in the heart of Thailand’s vibrant capital city. This popular hotel, which has been welcoming the world’s travellers for over 26 years, will be refurbished and rebranded as Grand Mercure ...
  • Rwanda Announced as Next WTTC Global Summit Host
    Kigali, Rwanda, December 29, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / During the closing session of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Global Summit in Riyadh, the Rwandan capital of Kigali, was announced as the host city for 2023, marking the first time the event will visit Africa. Rwanda, the home of the ...
  • BDMS Wellness Brings World Class Wellness to Anantara Riverside Bangkok
    Bangkok, Thailand, December 28, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort announces the opening of the BDMS Wellness Clinic Retreat in a forward-looking initiative that is set to strengthen Thailand’s position as a wellness tourism leader. Located on the banks of Bangkok’s Chao Phraya river amidst 11 acres of lush ...
  • Ibis Opens New Property in Chiang Mai’s Cultural Heart
    Chiang Mai, Thailand, December 27, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / ibis has expanded its portfolio in Thailand with the opening of a brand-new property in Chiang Mai, the famous northern city which is a heaven for culture vultures and adventure seekers. ibis Chiangmai Nimman Journeyhub is perfectly located in the trendy Nimmanhaemin ...
  • UNWTO: Transforming Tourism by Measuring its Sustainability
    Madrid, Spain, December 26, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / One hundred experts from around the world gathered at UNWTO Headquarters to develop the next standard for Measuring the Sustainability of Tourism (MST). The global MST effort responds to the urgent need for guidance to produce more credible and comparable data on the role of ...
  • Nicolas De Gols Named General Manager at Le Royal Monceau Paris
    Paris, December 24, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Le Royal Monceau Raffles Paris is pleased to announce the arrival of its new General Manager, Nicolas De Gols. Nicolas De Gols, has just joined the team of Le Royal Monceau, Raffles Paris and is thus positioned as the youngest General Manager of ...
  • Best Tourism Villages of 2022 Named by UNWTO
    Madrid, Spain, December 24, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / From Austria to Vietnam, 32 destinations from all around the world have been named as ‘Best Tourism Villages 2022’ by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The accolade recognizes rural destinations that are embracing tourism as a driver of development and new opportunities for ...
  • Best Western Hotels and Resorts Opens First Resort in Hua Hin
    Hua Hin, Thailand, December 23, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Best Western Hotels and Resorts has continued to expand its portfolio in one of Thailand’s most desirable destinations with the launch of its inaugural property in Hua Hin: Best Western Plus Carapace Hotel Hua Hin, a brand-new design-led beachside retreat. Set around ...
  • GSTC2022 Global Conference in Seville Successfully Concluded
    Seville, Spain, December 23, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The GSTC2022 Global Sustainable Tourism Conference that took place on December 12th-15th in Seville, Andalusia, Spain, brought together 350 delegates from 61 countries, along with hundreds of viewers that watched the live broadcasting of the conference. The conference was held at FIBES ...
  • Haval Jolion Awarded Maximum Safety Rating by ANCAP
    Bangkok, Thailand, December 22, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Great Wall Motor (GWM) announces a significant milestone for its intelligent vehicle, the HAVAL JOLION, having been awarded the maximum 5-star safety rating by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) – Australia and New Zealand’s independent voice on vehicle safety. The ...
  • UNWTO Gastronomy Tourism Forum Highlights Talent Development
    Nara, Japan, December 21, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Gastronomy Tourism for People and Planet: Innovate, Empower and Preserve’ was the theme as national and international experts met in Nara for the 7th UNWTO Forum on Gastronomy Tourism. • Support Gastronomy Tourism and Discover the World’s Best Restaurants for Fine Dining at ...
  • Europe Ministerial Conference Closes with Commitment for Sustainable Infrastructure
    Nicosia, Cyprus, December 21, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / The 9th Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference closed today in Nicosia, Cyprus, with the adoption of a ministerial declaration affirming countries’ commitment to transition to a green economy with sustainable infrastructure at its core. The declaration also calls on countries to join and commit ...
  • ITB Berlin Convention Adopts ‘Mastering Transformation’ as Motto
    Berlin, Germany, December 20, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Leading speakers and experts from the global travel industry share their knowledge in up to 20 individual tracks – A wide range of topic headings including Travel Technology, Marketing & Sales, Future Travel, Hospitality, Sustainability and Social Responsibility – The programme will ...