A-Zs of Successful Agencies – Accessibility

In this column debut, Adrian Caruso, dishes out advice to travel experts. A former travel agency and hotel owner/operator, he now coaches travel, tourism...

Road less travelled

The adventure travel market is alive and kicking – and it’s growing faster than mass tourism worldwide Sick of run-of-the-mill, same-old itineraries, experience-seeking Asian travellers...

Opinion: A Perfect Storm or Storm in a Teacup?

David Brett President, Amadeus Asia Pacific DESPITE warnings to the contrary, signs remain positive for the travel industry in Asia-Pacific in line with overall economic indicators. While the...

Expanding in India

Foreign and local operators alike are eyeing India’s hospitality gold mine The Westin Sohna Resort & Spa Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc Who Starwood has 1,071 properties...

Destination marketing faces a redesign

Do travel marts – and the trade – still matter? NTOs weigh in Singapore Shrinking presence THE National Association of Travel Agents Singapore intends to take over...

Whetting appetites

More Asian travel firms are offering local food tours, hoping that what is currently a starter becomes the entree in future While culinary tourism continues...

A very healthy prognosis

Medical tourists are flocking to India as it offers quality care at little cost MEDICAL tourism in India is flourishing. According to the Federation of...

Enhance conferences with apps

Smartphone apps can be a boon for event planners looking to boost attendees' experience and information access. Crowdcomms Asia's Jeremy Ducklin shows you how THE...

The year forward

With economic uncertainty in the winds, caution is the common song among many of Asia's MICE players Meetings and incentives Tight pockets and short lead times...

Wasted opportunity for Indonesia: delegates

Whelan: flight access is crucial A SNAP poll conducted among 16 buyers and sellers who attended the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Manado revealed that...

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