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  • Women travellers are better behaved in-flight as compared to men

    Mumbai : To determine Indian travellers’ stance towards reclining their seats on board an aircraft, a leading global travel search site undertook a survey amongst 1000 Indian travellers.   The survey by Skyscanner revealed that women are less likely to recline their seats on short/long haul flights and when they did, 69% of women said they […]

    VIA Rail Canada promotes an enviornment friendly way to travel

    As the national passenger rail service, VIA Rail Canada takes its mandate to provide environmentally responsible service, throughout its 12, 500- kilometer network.  Enviornmental reporting is an integral part of the corporation’s planning and accountability framework. The railway board sets measurable targets for improving environmental performance each year as part of their strategic business plan. […]

    Mariner of The Seas raised almost US$60,000 on Asian sailings for Make-A-Wish Foundation

    New Delhi :  Mariner of the Seas, like the rest of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, recently raised funds for Make-A-Wish Foundation on every sailing with sales of Make-A-Wish T-shirts, personally signed by the Captain and senior officers.  Since arriving in Asia this June, the ship has raised a total of US$59,740 over a period […]

    Rovia Named ‘North America’s Leading Travel Agency’ at 2013 World Travel Awards

    PLANO, TX :  Rovia was named “North America’s Leading Travel Agency” at the 2013 World Travel Awards in Antigua and Barbuda. World Travel Awards is one of the most prestigious awards programs in the global travel and tourism industry. Rovia, a leading online travel agency, has three World Travel Awards nominations and two wins under […]

    Contiki’s Europe Summer dates for 2014 out now!

    Youth travel brand leader Contiki Holidays is unveiling its all-new 2014 Europe brochures today. Included in every trip is Contiki’s signature Backstage Pass, offering unrivalled value to travellers. Head of Sales and Marketing in Contiki Asia, Kevin Khor says Contiki’s Backstage Pass exclusive inclusions and the #NOREGRETS philosophy to travel continue to lead the way […]

    Record 610 million Chinese to travel during October holidays

    China’s transport networks would be tested as over 610 million passengers are expected to travel in the coming National Day holidays, which will be 6 per cent year-on-year increase. The Ministry of Transport on Thursday said a daily average of 87 million people will travel on roads and waterways during the week-long holiday from October […]

    International Travel Industry meets Vienna

    For the first time, the Vienna Tourist Board served as host to a large group of Vienna Experts Club International (VECI) members in Vienna, from September 19–21, 2013.Around 120 Key Accounts in the travel industry – from 22 markets worldwide in which the Vienna Tourist Board is actively involved – accepted the invitation to “Magic […]

    Emirates Invites Travellers to Explore Dubai

    New Delhi :  Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines is inviting passengers from India to visit its home city by announcing a range of fares to Dubai starting from Rs 16,352/- including taxes. The fares are valid for sale and travel until 31st March 2014. The fares are on offer from all 10 […]

    Tashi air launches international route to Bhutan

    Mumbai :  Tashi Air, operating as Bhutan Airlines, Bhutan’s first privately owned airline announced the launch of its international route to the Land of the Thunder Dragon with the inaugural flight between Paro and Bangkok on October 10, 2013. Direct flights will initiate in Bangkok, where the airline’s Airbus A320 will be based. It will […]

    Emirates spreads its wings across the Atlantic by announcing Boston

    Emirates is to launch a further transatlantic link with the start of flights to Boston from 10th March 2014. This will be the airline’s 8th route into the United States, 9th into North America and 12th into the wider Americas. The flight will be operated by a GE-90 engine-powered Boeing 777-200LR and brings the winner […]