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Africa News

Seychelles resort welcomes relaxation of travel restrictions by the UK.

The Seychelles Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Mr Sylvestre Radegonde, has welcomed the latest move by the UK in moving the Seychelles off the Red list at 4am on the 11th Oct 2021 relaxing travel restrictions for their citizens, which will allow persons double vaccinated against COVID-19 to travel to the Seychelles without restrictions other than a home test on their return. … Continue Reading

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Agents Incentives

Agents can win $10,000 with Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises has launched its ‘Why We Travel’ campaign to inspire industry optimism, asking agents to share their travel stories to win a share of $10,000. … Continue Reading

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Singapore Airlines Confirms Singapore-Sydney Sales To Open Today

Singapore Airlines (SIA) welcomes today’s announcements by the New South Wales (NSW) Premier and Prime Minister of Australia on the plans to reopen the NSW international border to double-vaccinated Australian citizens and permanent residents from 1 November 2021. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Aviation
LATAM Group Projects Operating 56% of its Capacity in October
Air Astana Launches New Service To Phuket Thailand
RECARO Aircraft Seating SL3710 economy class seat takes flight on Wizz Air’s brand-new Airbus A321neo
New low-cost start-up Bonza Airlines set to fill void in Australia’s domestic routes, says GlobalData


Queenstown Airport preparing for the introduction of rapid antigen testing in workplaces

Queenstown Airport CEO Glen Sowry is heartened the Government has put its support behind a group of New Zealand businesses to introduce rapid antigen testing in critical workplaces. … Continue Reading

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Simple Testing, Affordability and Sustainability Keys to Restoring UK Aviation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) outlined an agenda for the UK to restore its air transport sector to health by embracing a simpler COVID-19 testing regime, ensuring affordable, competitive airport costs, and working for net-zero air transport. … Continue Reading

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Archibald Prize 2021 Opens in Gippsland as Melbourne looks to freedom

Archibald Prize 2021 Opens in Gippsland as Melbourne looks to freedom

Melburnians watching the vaccination rate climb toward the ‘80% vaccinated’ target for the return of travel to regional Victoria are already dreaming of hitting the open road. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Attraction
Mary Valley Rattler’s SPOOKtacular Halloween Train offers a ticket to fright
Dingo cub cuddles anyone? – Mt Baw Baw expands education programmes with arrival of dingo cub, son of Wandi

Business News

Suppliers face data decay if they don’t take urgent measures to replenish their travel agent databases.

With the significant churn of travel agents in the retail travel sector because of the impact Covid19 and state border closures have played, wholesalers, travel, cruise, and tourism operators are left with travel agent databases that are obsolete and lack critical data to assist with sales, marketing and distribution. … Continue Reading

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California News

A Nostalgic Holiday in Visalia Makes Memories That Will Last a Lifetime: From the Central Valley’s Largest Parade to a Visit With Santa, Visalia, California Is the Best Destination for Holiday Spirit

Those looking for nostalgic holiday magic will find it in the charming city of Visalia, considered one the of the best destinations for Holiday Spirit. The city is just 3 hours from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles and San Francisco in the center of California but feels other-worldly when the holiday lights are strung and the garlands stretch across “Candy Cane Lane.” … Continue Reading

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Star-studded San Francisco Bay Area Culinary Scene Shines Bright


World cruise industry coming together in Madrid to prepare for 2022 cruise boom

What are described as the most important international professionals of the cruise industry will be meeting on 17 and 18 November, 2021 in Madrid, to celebrate the eleventh edition of the International Cruise Summit, … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Conferences
Routes Asia 2022 to be held in Da Nang
Asia-Pacific Women Leaders Power up for 4th Annual Women|Future Conference November 1-5
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Coronavirus (Covid-19)

FCM: Quarantine removal will mean the world to big business in Australia

FCM, one of the world’s largest travel management companies, has today welcomed the removal of quarantine in New South Wales for vaccinated travelers from 01 November 2021.

… Continue Reading

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Cruise News

Cruise Packages

Hurtigruten says “Explore Again” on its Freedom Sale.

Hurtigruten says from Antarctica to West Africa, the British Isles to Svalbard, and Iceland to Greenland, Hurtigruten Expedition’s Freedom Sale offers the world to the adventurous traveler. … Continue Reading

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Introducing Sokyo 2.0: Where Ritual Meets Art

Famed for its creative take on modern Japanese cuisine, Sokyo has entered a new era, complete with a fresh look, new menu and sensational new brunch experience, celebrating the best of both traditional Japan and modern Sydney. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Dining

Events Calendar

TTNQ to host industry-first webinar: The Greater Purpose of Travel

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) have partnered with Pinstripe Media to host a thought-provoking 1-hour webinar, ‘The Greater Purpose of Travel’, on Friday 22 October at 11.30am AEST. … Continue Reading

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Announcing Groundwater’s Exciting New Program
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130th Canton Fair Highlights Intellectual Property Protection Online and Offline

The upcoming 130th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) is scheduled to kick off on Oct.15. Considering potential situations brought by both online and offline exhibitions, the Canton Fair has applied multiple methods in response to possible intellectual property complaints and formulated emergency plans to promote intellectual property rights (IPR) protection, invigorate innovation of companies, and serve innovative development of foreign trade. … Continue Reading

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Mastercard to Preview New Fragrances at Fashion Group International’s Night of Stars Celebration

Today Mastercard introduces two world-class fragrances under the brand Priceless™ and will preview them at Fashion Group International’s Night of Stars celebration at Cirpriani South Street in New York. … Continue Reading

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Florida News

What’s New & Coming Soon in America’s First Resort Destination

The Palm Beaches in South Florida welcomes a diverse list of new and noteworthy developments for fall 2021 and beyond in America’s First Resort Destination, comprised of 39 cities and towns from Jupiter, West Palm Beach and Palm Beach to Delray Beach and Boca Raton. … Continue Reading

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Health and Wellness

Thredbo’s Yoga and Wellness Retreats are back!

Thredbo Resort’s Yoga & Wellness Retreats are back this summer offering guests the perfect relaxing summer escape. Over three days, guests can enjoy a truly unique schedule of activities for all levels of yoga practice in the heart of Australia’s highest mountains. … Continue Reading

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Hotel Feature

Hotel Mioni Pezzato Hotel & Spa Of Abano Terme

The Hotel Mioni Pezzato & SPA in Abano Terme (PD) was recently renovated by the interior designer Andrea Auletta, who focused on extending the spa to an area of 270 square meters. Open to the public in June 2021, the area has been completely redesigned into this new project. … Continue Reading

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Travel Club News

Hotel News

DigiTravel Consulting, BTP Automation and About Partners announce new Hotel Program Opportunity Analysis to deliver smarter sourcing and remove marketplace uncertainty.

DigiTravel Consulting  and its partners, BTP Automation, the industry leader in data analytics and automation for hotel program management, and About Partners  a digitally focused representation company, announce its complimentary and independent Hotel Program ‘Opportunity Analysis’. A brand-new tool designed to shake up the outdated sourcing process and deliver much needed change for the corporate travel sector. … Continue Reading

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Hotel Openings

Hotel Packages

Stay To Eat Free 100%

We are 100% vaccinated! To celebrate our perfect score, Orchard Hotel Singapore is giving you 100% of your room stay in F&B credits!   … Continue Reading

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India News

Covaxin success in 2-18 age group in India will depend on capability to meet demand, says GlobalData

Following the news that the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) provided a positive recommendation to the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for the use of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin in 2-18 years age group for COVID-19; … Continue Reading

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Industry Packages - Sponsored by Travel Industry Club

Time to cruise with TIC!

Judging by the mood of Sydney-siders and our callers, there is plenty of pent up demand for “getting away” somewhere! Preferably close to home. … Continue Reading


Proppie Launches Mortgage-Sharing Platform

Australian-founded start-up, Proppie is shaking up the real estate industry with the launch of a new and innovative platform that targets millennials and enables two or more users to share ownership of a property. … Continue Reading

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Lifestyle News

OA launches NYE Opera Gala on Cockatoo Island to ring-in 2022 in style

Opera Australia has added another outdoor spectacular to its program, today announcing the inaugural New Year’s Eve Opera Gala on Cockatoo Island. … Continue Reading

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3 Tips to Finding Love in Lockdown by a Leading Dating Coach


JetBlue Introduces Enhanced TrueBlue Loyalty Benefits Made Possible Through its Northeast Alliance with American

JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced further enhancements to its award-winning TrueBlue loyalty program with Mosaics – JetBlue’s top earning loyalty members – now eligible to enjoy some of their favorite perks when traveling on American Airlines-operated flights. Additionally, American is announcing a series of enhancements for eligible AAdvantage customers traveling on JetBlue flights, as well as the all-new ability to redeem AAdvantage miles for JetBlue-operated flights. … Continue Reading

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Luxury Hotels

Go Off the Grid With Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle

Engulfed in magical bamboo jungles and separated from Myanmar and Laos by the gurgling Ruak and Mekong Rivers, Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle captures the life of an adventurer – all set to explore the luxuries of a Four Seasons glamping experience. … Continue Reading

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IMEX Announces New M&C Survey with MMGY Travel Intelligence Europe

Leading the way in the future of Europe’s meetings and convention industry, MMGY Hills Balfour and MMGY Travel Intelligence Europe are collaborating with global heavyweight and MICE industry leader, IMEX, to design and field a 2021/22 survey titled ‘A Portrait of European Meetings and Convention Travel: Perspectives from travellers and planning professionals’. … Continue Reading

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Middle East News

Bluewaters: A Glitzing Island Destination packed with unmissable entertainment this season

Celebrate the changing season amid bright skies, the shimmering sea and a season of fascinating entertainment at Bluewaters, Dubai’s popular island destination, at the 2021 Street Festival. … Continue Reading

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Movers & Shakers

Announcement of new DEAL CEO

Developing East Arnhem Limited (DEAL) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Dobing as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). … Continue Reading

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Oceania News

East Gippsland growing in appeal for Melbournians

East Gippsland, is as the locals say, is the jewel of Victoria. Beautiful beaches, lakes, mountains and wilderness areas abound.  Once it was one of Victoria best kept secrets, but with the focus on the area due to bushfires and Covid 19, it has been discovered by people from not only metro areas but other parts of our state and interstate as well. … Continue Reading

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Must buy gifts for the animal-lovers in your life
Bathurst offers a refreshing escape to visitors in time for summer
These countries are home to the most beautiful people – Australia ranks 6th

OTA News

Hotelbeds partners again with Travel South USA to boost inbound tourism in southern states

Hotelbeds the world’s leading bedbank, today announced a new campaign with Travel South USA to introduce travel advisors to the southern states of the USA and promote both domestic and international tourism. … Continue Reading

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QLD News

The Great Queensland Getaway launches this Monday, 18 October

TEQ is excited to launch a major new tourism campaign designed to encourage Queenslanders to explore world-class tourism experiences all across our home state – the ‘Great Queensland Getaway’.

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Recreation Vehicles

Apollo Motorhome Holidays Celebrates Frontline Heroes with a $5,000 road trip giveaway

Apollo Motorhome Holidays is giving the chance for the public to nominate two frontline workers to each win a well-deserved Australian road trip holiday. … Continue Reading

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Resort News

Bali’s First Urban Resort Mamaka by Ovolo Goes Full Throttle With Good Vibrations

After the long wait, Ovolo Hotels is excited to announce the complete launch of MAMAKA by Ovolo, the first urban resort in Bali which brings good vibrations back to the Kuta-Legian area; this marks the first Ovolo property in Indonesia and the first outside of Hong Kong and Australia. … Continue Reading

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‘Tis the season for great value and easy entertaining in Coles’ most sustainable Christmas ever

Summer 2021 is the season for great value and easy entertaining as we reconnect with loved ones, with Coles having done all the work so Aussies can relax and enjoy a more sustainable Christmas. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Shopping


FTX unveils global partnership with the International Cricket Council

FTX Trading Limited (“FTX” or “The Company”), a leading global cryptocurrency exchange, today announced a global partnership with the International Cricket Council (ICC), the governing body of cricket, where FTX will be the official cryptocurrency exchange partner for ICC events. … Continue Reading

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Statistics & Trends

Trips to visit friends and family set to rise by ten million by 2024 as US relaxes UK travel restrictions, says GlobalData

The announcement that US travel restrictions for vaccinated UK residents will be relaxed from early November will be met positively by people keen to reunite with family and friends. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Statistics & Trends
Generational spend trends on travel: will 2022 be see the rise Gen X gap year?

Sustainable Tourism

Caribbean Island of Nevis Aims to Lead the Way in Sustainability

The Nevis Tourism Authority is spearheading a new Sustainability Project in an effort to make Nevis an eco-friendlier destination and reinforce its commitment to the environment through partnerships and local efforts. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Sustainable Tourism
Committed to Carbon Neutrality, GWM Vigorously Conducts Hybrid Technology Research and Development


Jet Edge Signs as Gogo 5G Launch Customer

Jet Edge International, a leader in full-service private aviation, has signed an agreement with Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO) to become Gogo’s 5G launch customer. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Tech

Tour Operator

Gray Line Las Vegas, Private Coach Charters Now Available

Gray Line Las Vegas, known for its Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam tour, is pleased to announce the availability of its coach fleet for private charter use to visit the iconic sightseeing destinations of the American Southwest. … Continue Reading

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TUI’s ‘workation’ packages meet growing trend to combine travel with remote working, says GlobalData

Trade Events

ITB China collaborates with China BT MICE to strengthen ties for innovation of MICE market

China BT MICE, China’s leading MICE media and community platform, will be the strategic MICE Media Partner for ITB China 2021. … Continue Reading

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Travel Packages

New Tasmanian Experiences

Walk into Luxury at Pumphouse Point

For the perfect taste of Tasmania’s World-Heritage protected wilderness, Walk into Luxury’s 4-day guided walk takes in the best walking in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park and Mount Field. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: Travel Packages
TRIPS by Culture Trip Highlights Hyper-Local Experiences in New, Once-In-A-Lifetime Journeys for 2022
APT Tasmania launched for 2022/2 NOW ON SALE
Last minute travel deals from Intrepid Travel

USA News

Big Sky, Montana Story Ideas

What’s New in Big Sky
Opening December 15, Montage Big Sky is centrally located within Big Sky’s 3,530-acre Spanish Peaks enclave and features 139 guestrooms suites, and Residences, with a mountain modern design and a timeless palette of regional woods and stones inspired by the natural setting. … Continue Reading

Latest News under Category: USA News
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