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Asia Minute: South Korean airlines ramp ...

In less than two weeks, you can travel to Japan without a visa and without making special arrangements with a travel agency. But the initial demand for tickets did not come from the United States. Less than a week ago, the top leaders of Japan and South Korea met for the first time in nearly […]

The countries where your book is going t...

IIn recent days, the pound has plunged to its lowest level against the US dollar since decimalisation in 1971. Before the pandemic, buying $100 worth of currency would have cost you around 76 pounds; this week tourist rates have left the cost close to parity, at around £98. And it’s not just the dollar that […]

Hong Kong braces for travel surge after ...

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Hong Kong is bracing for a surge in travel after the global financial hub ended a mandatory COVID-19 hotel quarantine for international arrivals on Monday, with travel agencies reporting a surge by 10 of the requests. Restrictions were lifted for […]

Travel websites and businesses are seein...

SINGAPORE – Within hours of Japan’s announcement of the reopening of its borders, websites and travel companies reported an increase in inquiries, with one seeing a 90% increase online searches. A currency exchange also saw 50% more customers looking to buy Japanese yen, while some travelers quickly made new travel plans to Japan. Budget airline […]

Lion Travel predicts Japan travel reboun...

One of the country’s leading travel companies yesterday predicted its revenue from travel to Japan would soon rebound to 30% of pre-COVID-19 levels, as Tokyo is set to scrap its limits on visitors inbound and that Taiwan plans to fully open its borders. . In a statement, Lion Travel Service Co (雄獅旅行社) said travel to […]

Foreign airlines resume direct flights t...

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Sandiaga Uno said a number of foreign airlines have resumed direct flights to tourist destinations in Indonesia other than Bali. For example, he mentioned direct Malaysia Airlines flights between Kuala Lumpur and Pekanbaru. The minister said it was a good sign ahead of the G20 summit. “We […]

Japanese transport interrupted by Typhoo...

(Vax before the trip) Widespread evacuation orders have been issued in parts of Japan as Typhoon Nanmadol landed in southern Kagoshima prefecture yesterday and continued to move north with winds reaching 90mph. This typhoon is expected to bring between 8 and 12 inches of rain to the main island of Honshu. Japanese broadcaster NHK reported […]

high hopes for PH travel mart – Manila B

The Philippine travel market may grow more than it did before the pandemic as tourism rebounds. “Indonesia and the Philippines are developing very well and we want to grow them to a bigger size,” confirmed Tony Fernandes, CEO of Capital A, which operates airline AirAsia Philippines. As Southeast Asia’s economy outperforms other regions, AirAsia stands […]

ANA Japan, Singapore Airlines, Hurtigrut...

Want to travel cheaper? Check out the latest travel deals with our roundup of cruise, tour, hotel and resort deals this week and every week. Let’s face it; no one wants to miss a hot travel deal! So we’ve put together a handy list of some of the best weekly travel deals – just for […]

Carina Chorengel on Hyatt’s Asia-Pacific

Earlier this year, Hyatt Hotels Corp. announced plans to accelerate the growth of its luxury and lifestyle brands in the Asia-Pacific region, detailing a long list of openings under its brands Andaz, Caption by Hyatt, Destination by Hyatt, Thompson Hotels, Hyatt Centric and Alila flags. Pipeline highlights include Andaz Pattaya Jomtien Beach and Andaz One […]

Malaysia wins six prizes at the 2022 Wor...

A handful of Malaysian brands and companies are among the winners of the Asia Division of the 29th World Travel Awards (WTA). Among the companies awarded are national carrier Malaysia Airlines, low-cost airline AirAsia and One World Hotel. This year’s awards have been divided into these sections: Asia, Caribbean, Central America, North America, Oceania, South […]

TTG – Travel Industry News

Sep 08, 2022by Will Payne Belize’s “blue hole” Speaking aboard the Explorer-class vessel Le Champlain on Wednesday September 7 at the line’s first-ever at-sea agent seminar, International Sales Manager Stephen Winter presented a selection of the line’s new crossings for 2023 and 2024. Ponant will offer a 10-night Northern Discoveries and Traditions cruise in […]

Who you will be traveling with and wheth...

We’ve partnered with Marriott Bonvoy to help you plan your ultimate vacation. When I was younger, I loved traveling cheap. I loved dumpster diving, couchsurfing, hitchhiking and hostels. In fact, I once lived in a hostel in Osaka for eight months. But now, as an old man (read: someone over 25), things are different. I […]

AirAsia X opposes travel tax

A tourism levy would hamper the recovery Fernandes: Fees will affect tourism demand With a full aviation recovery in sight, stumbling blocks such as tourism fees that the Thai government plans to collect should be set aside as an influx of travelers can create more economic impact than a small one. levy, according to Tony […]

Nagasaki: the Japanese city that has mas...

Jhe approach to Nagasaki is perhaps the most beautiful of all flights in Japan – a carefully threaded route between mountains and over towns, bays and islands that appear like dark balls on a turquoise sweater. The city is approached by air more than many others of its size as it does not yet have […]

Travel: Kobe: quieter and just as photog...

The facade of the port of Kobe in Japan by Jefferson Graham for the PhotowalksTV series The border with Japan finally seems to be reopening, which is great news for all of us who have been clamoring for the tour. Japan has been closed longer than most other countries, although it opened a crack earlier […]

The two faces of Asia: Travel Weekly

Yeoh Siew Hoon “Women are going to be happy, lipstick sales are going to increase,” Gojek’s driver told me, the day the announcement was made that Singapore would make masks optional except in public transport and medical facilities. , starting August 29. I smiled. He of course couldn’t see that behind my mask, but we […]

Japanese government wants to encourage w...

The agency will select areas outside of major cities to promote to spendthrift travelers, according to the report. Before the onset of the pandemic, Japan was enjoying record numbers of incoming foreign tourists year after year. This sustained push has hit a wall as the country has implemented some of the toughest border controls in […]

Japanese travel agency sells stake in Hu...

Major Japanese travel agency HIS Co. said on Tuesday it would sell its entire stake in the Dutch resort town of Huis Ten Bosch in southwestern Japan to a Hong Kong-based investment fund for 66.6 billion yen ($480 million). Gain from the sale of its 66.7% stake in the theme park to Hong Kong private […]

A new golden age of rail travel is upon ...

Japan is home to one of the best rail networks in the world. Photo: Steenium The pharaohs did it in royal barques. For modern travelers looking to visit Egypt’s most spectacular temples and tombs, arrangements tend to be slightly more complicated. Most will fly from Cairo to Luxor, where they’ll explore the highlights of ancient […]

Japan ski season kicks off as Covid trav...

August 25, 2022 Independent travelers should be able to enter the country from next month. Currently, people must be part of a guided tour with flights included. Ski operators and resorts hailed the move. NEW The country reopened to foreign holidaymakers in June with the relaxation of border controls. However, all tourists are still required […]

Scoot relaunches flights to Hokkaido – T

Scoot has resumed selling flights between Singapore and Hokkaido, Japan, for travel from November 2022 – just in time for the ski season. Scoot will operate seasonal non-stop Singapore-Hokkaido flights from November 2022 to February 2023, in addition to year-round flights to Hokkaido via Taipei to meet demand during the winter period. The launch marks […]

Celtic and Rangers travel worries eased ...

The tournament has been moved from Japan to Germany, saving Parkhead players a long-haul flight, and the change could also benefit some of their colleagues across the city from Glasgow. Japan will meet the United States and Ecuador in the competition – won by Scotland in 2006 – with kick-off in Düsseldorf on September 23. […]

Amadeus partners with Aimendo to improve...

Amadeus announced a new partnership with Aimendo to automate various forms of written communication through artificial intelligence, machine learning and natural language processing. Aimend’s natural language automation is integrated with the Amadeus ecosystem via Amadeus Web Services, as well as the agency’s current system to execute specific actions to improve the efficiency of travel agents. […]

World Travel News – The Australian Jewis

Venice introduces tax for day trippers Authorities in Venice – one of Italy’s most popular tourist destinations – have announced a new tax for visitors staying no more than one day, effective January 16, 2023. The tax will apply to all day-trippers, whether arriving by cruise ship, train, plane or water taxi, and is expected […]

Many are ready and eager to travel

A floating market near Bangkok. Many requests involve travel to Thailand. sophie Hong Kongers are planning long-awaited trips after more than two years of a harsh hotel quarantine of up to 21 days as travel agencies prepared package tours to popular destinations. Tourism Board Chairman Pang Yiu-kai hailed the government’s latest move to shorten […]

Gay Romance TV shows are blowing up Thai...

The Thai romantic comedy series “I Told Sunset About You” is a show about the gay romance between two young men. The show is filmed on location in Phuket and uses real businesses in the area for the character scenes. Tourists from all over Asia who enjoy the spectacle flock to the venue. Therefore, the […]

Top countries Singaporeans will travel t...

This article also contains affiliate links. DollarsAndSense may receive a share of the revenue from your registrations. You can view our editorial policy here. Now that travel has finally resumed, many Singaporeans are taking the opportunity to see the sights beyond our little red dot. In fact, you may be more likely to run into […]

What to Know About Japan Before Visiting...

Browse our ultimate guide to things to know before visiting Japan. A trip to Japan is usually a once-in-a-lifetime event for most people. This is why you need to gather as much information as possible because there is a lot to know! From public transport and itinerary to budget and popular tourist attractions, there are […]

GVB-airport partnership promotes Guam as...

As the island continues to emerge from the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, Guam Visitors Bureau officials and key stakeholders in Guam’s tourism industry are busy promoting the resumption of direct services to the island from Japan, via Gogo Guam! Road show. The campaign began Monday in Fukuoka, ahead of Thursday’s launch of United […]

Panasonic launches new nanoe™ hair dryer

The EH-NA2C-W offers salon-quality heat styling and is a compact travel version of the popular Panasonic nanoe™ hair dryer (EH-NA67-W) NEWARK, New Jersey, August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Panasonic continued its 80-year legacy of hair dryer innovation with the launch of the Panasonic nanoe™ Travel Hair Dryer (EH-NA2C-W), a hair styling tool ideal for […]

Singapore Airlines reports record first ...

Singapore, Aug 01 (ANI): Singapore Airlines Group (SIA), co-owner of Indian carrier Vistara, reported last week its highest ever first-quarter operating profit of S$556 million (S$403 million). USD) due to “increased passenger demand”. This is the second highest quarterly operating profit in the airline’s history. This is after it moved into positive territory […]

Oku, Japan’s Less Traveled Roads

With guided tours now able to operate following the easing of travel restrictions in Japan last month, leading Japanese walking and cultural tour operator Oku Japan has announced a resumption of service, including a selection of small-group guided tours available for fall 2022. With a range of departures available from September to November, all of […]

Japan rules out travel restrictions desp...

Japan is cautiously and slowly reopening its borders. It has set a daily cap for visa entries and requires tourists to be part of chaperone tour groups. Despite the resurgence of new Covid-19 cases, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has ruled out reimposing nationwide movement restrictions in the near future. Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan […]

Hawaiian Airlines loses $36.8 million bu...

Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! Hawaiian Airlines reported a loss of $36.8 million in the second quarter, but increased revenue 68.4% as it continued to benefit from strong demand across its domestic operations and experienced a solid recovery of its international network. Still, the company said overall capacity for the current […]

International travel is returning accord...

Digital travel platform, Agoda, recently revealed the hottest vacation destinations now that international travel is slowly becoming the norm again. Explorers dusted off their suitcases and are ready to embrace the holiday season eager to end their two-year hiatus. Indians are increasingly crossing borders to satisfy their desire to travel, in search of new experiences. […]

The world’s best restaurants for 2022 ha

The world’s 50 best restaurants for 2022 have been revealed. The World’s 50 Best is an initiative created in 2002. The team is made up of 1,080 culinary experts who follow a structured and audited voting process to provide the annual list of the world’s best restaurants, offering a “snapshot of some of the best […]

Can we really travel for free on vacatio...

Subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest stories and updates. Many of us love to travel. To go on an adventure and explore new places, meet new people and live new experiences. But for most of us, our desires to travel can remain pipe dreams simply for lack of money and time. After all, […]

Jetstar restarts flights to Japan after ...

Jetstar’s flights between Tokyo and Cairns took off on Wednesday after nearly two-and-a-half years as the airline prepares to welcome thousands of visitors from Japan to tropical North Queensland each week. While restrictions remain in place for independent tourists traveling from Australia to Japan, Japanese citizens can now travel freely between the two countries. The […]

Global and Regional Analysis of Gear Ins...

Detailed Overview of Gear Inspection Machines Market Outlook 2022 This section discusses various aspects of the Gear Inspection Machines industry, including its size, trends, revenue forecast, and its latest update: This has brought about several changes, this report also covers situational impact current situation of COVID-19. Request sample now The Gear Inspection Machines market research […]

Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore, top l...

New Delhi: A digital travel platform has revealed the hottest international travel destinations as international travel slowly regains popularity. Explorers are dusting off their suitcases and preparing to celebrate the holiday season after a two-year hiatus. Indians are increasingly crossing borders to satisfy their wanderlust and seek new experiences. According to Agoda Booking Data, the […]

Travel as an agent of change to help fix...

What could Venice, Mumbai, the Maldives and the Great Barrier Reef have in common? Two are magnificent repositories of age-old cultures and lively commerce. The other two offer an ocean spectacle of white sandy beaches, sun and sweat, albeit framed by the alluring blue of the foam-lined coral reefs. The answer isn’t red-faced Aussies drinking […]

Singapore is the most popular travel des...

With the easing of restrictions on international travel, more and more Filipinos are packing their bags and collecting their passports again – and most of them are apparently heading to Singapore. The Little Red Dot has become the top international destination for travelers from the Philippines, according to findings from booking site Agoda. Agoda cited […]

13 of the most underrated cities in the ...

How would you define an “underrated” city? Quite generously, if a July 2022 survey by luggage app Bounce is to be believed. Using an obscure formula (number of “five-star” attractions versus number of annual visitors), they said cities like Marrakech, Florence and Rio de Janeiro were underrated. It’s a bit like saying that Jane Austen […]

Booking Site Reveals Pinoys’ Best Intern

A couple stand on a bridge next to the Rain Vortex at Changi Jewel in Singapore on November 18, 2021. Roslan Rahman, AFP/File MANILA – The most popular destination for Filipino travelers right now is just a short flight away. Citing booking data from May to August 2022, Agoda said Singapore is the top international […]

Oxidation Dyes Market Growth Demand Pene...

Market Strides, one of the world’s leading market research firm, is pleased to announce its new Oxidation Dyestuffs Market Report due 2022-2030 covering all aspects of the market and providing insights to update on current trends. The report covers comprehensive data on emerging trends, market drivers, growth opportunities and restraints that may change the market […]

Current Activated Carbon Market 2022 Fac...

Activated Carbon Market Size and Forecast (2022-2028) The study examines in detail the impact of these key trends and outlines the growth opportunities in various segments based on how these trends will shape the activated carbon market in the future. Latest Update: This has resulted in several changes. This report also covers the impact of […]

Emerging Growth of the Rotary Pump Marke...

Rotary Pumps Market Size and Forecast (2022-2028) The study examines in detail the impact of these key trends and outlines the growth opportunities in various segments based on how these trends will shape the rotary pump market in the future. Latest Update: This has resulted in several changes. This report also covers the impact of […]

Emerging Growth in Natural Dyes Market R...

Overview of the natural dyes market 2022 Latest Update: This has resulted in several changes. This report also covers the impact of the current COVID-19 situation. The report offers detailed coverage of the Natural Dyes industry and key market trends. The market study includes historical and forecast market data, demand, application details, price trends and […]

Travel + Leisure Announces 2022 World’s

Travel + Leisure announces its 2022 Global Best Awards revealing the best cities, islands, hotels, cruise lines, airlines and more Travel + Leisure announces the top travel destinations and companies in the United States and around the world, according to the The best prices in the world 2022 reader survey. From cities, islands, national parks […]

Japan records most COVID cases since Mar...

Japan recorded more than 76,000 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, more than double the previous week and topping the 70,000 mark for the first time since March 3, amid signs the country is suffering a seventh wave of infections. Record single-day infections were recorded in 12 prefectures, including southwestern Okinawa Prefecture, which recorded 3,436 infections […]

Travel volume to Japan will increase thi...

Japan’s outbound travel will increase this summer while domestic travel will nearly reach pre-pandemic levels, according to surveys by two of Japan’s largest travel agents. In a JTB Corporation survey of 1,030 people about their travel plans between July 15 and August 31 this year, 4.7% said they would take a trip abroad, up from […]

Summer travel in sight for nearly 80% of...

Hong Kongers received a warm welcome in Tokyo last month. Nearly 80% of Hong Kongers intend to travel abroad between June and September, with Tokyo at the top of the list of potential destinations, according to a survey by travel booking site Expedia. The platform surveyed some 1,000 Hong Kongers between the ages of […]

Nearly 80% of Hong Kongers plan to trave...

File photo. A survey by travel booking platform Expedia found nearly 80% of respondents in Hong Kong intended to travel overseas between June and September, with Tokyo topping their list of destinations. Among them, 51% said they had already booked plane tickets or accommodation. Additionally, 28% of respondents said they planned to travel during […]

Travel hopes dashed – BA announces thous

British Airways cancels thousands of flights throughout July Britain’s biggest airline has told airport slot authorities it is canceling more than 650 flights from Heathrow and Gatwick in a bid to avoid a repeat of last month’s overcrowding and chaos, according to The Telegraph. “As the entire aviation industry continues to face the most difficult […]

International travel seems a little more...

Gimpo International Airport is packed with passengers on July 1. International travel is resuming as restrictions are lifted and airlines restore routes. [YONHAP] International travel is picking up as restrictions are lifted and airlines restore routes. The number of passengers taking international flights was 1.28 million in June, up 420% from the same month last […]

8 unique places to discover during your ...

Japan is known for its cultural richness and heritage. The natural landscape, the beautiful cherry blossoms and the distinct cuisine are hardly missed. Kyoto, Tokyo, Osaka and Hakone are among the most popular destinations in Japan. While Japan’s rich culture and heritage is at its heart, it also offers many exclusive attractions and activities that […]

SingleThread’s Kyle Connaughton Founds P

Kyle Connaughton tells a story every night, at every dinner service he hosts at his three-star Michelin restaurant Single thread in Healdsburg, California. But he doesn’t think that story is enough. What appears on the plate, he says, only scratches the surface of the culinary and cultural narrative he wants diners to understand. This impulse […]

PERRY: Oy vey-cation calamity as Coffman...

Members of the Aurora City Council meet with officials from El Salvador in El Salvador in September 2021. Left to right, Ivania Rivera, integrante of SARCO; Juan Marcano and Alison Coombs, conceded from Aurora; Félix Ulloa, vice-president of El Salvador; Mike Coffman, alcald of Aurora; y Ricardo Gambetta, Manager of International Relations and Migration of […]

The world’s most liveable cities in 2022

(CNN) — Are you planning a big move this year? You might want to think about Canada or Western Europe. The annual ranking of the world’s most livable cities has just been released by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), and the 2022 Global Quality of Living Index shows stark differences from the previous year. The […]

Travel agencies in Singapore prepare for...

Japan’s reopening to international travelers this month and the current favorable yen exchange rate have prompted travel agencies in Singapore to offer attractive packages to satisfy pent-up demand for the land of the rising sun. Since Japan announced in May that it would reopen from June 10 to tourists from 36 countries, including Singapore, tour […]

Paris conference seeks to help revive to...

Vietnamese Ambassador to France Dinh Toan Thang addresses the Paris conference on June 21. (Photo: VNA) Paris (VNA) – Thien Minh Group and Vietnamese airlines held a conference in Paris on June 21 to strengthen trade and tourism ties between Vietnam and France after the COVID-19 pandemic was brought under control. Vietnam’s Ambassador to France […]

The safest places to travel as a solo ad...

Pic: Solo travel is more popular than ever. (Photo by Mimi Saputra/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) More people than ever have embarked on solo travel adventures in recent years. Many travel alone to reconnect with themselves and the environment and many want to escape from their comfort zone. However, travelers who want to experience solitude […]

Japan improves domestic travel subsidy t...

The Japanese government will extend and expand a domestic travel subsidy program next month as part of plans to give tourism and hospitality providers a much-needed boost. Named Kenminwari, which means a discount for residents of the prefecture, the program only covers travel within individual prefectures or regions and is due to end at the […]

Kiwis can travel to Japan again, but the...

123rf A trip to Kyoto to see the famous temples and shrines is back on the cards. Kiwis desperate to visit Japan finally have a way in – but it might not be the kind of trip they’re used to. After more than two years of border closures, the Japanese government reopened to international visitors […]

Travel Discount Program Continues and Ex...

The government plans to extend and expand a tourism support program to cover the whole country from July 1 to bolster a sector that has been crying out for help amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The “kenmin wari” discount program was due to expire at the end of June. However, the government plans to continue the […]

Travel restrictions in Canada: what’s ch

Amid growing pressure on the Canadian government to address long delays and wait times at airports, federal ministers announced further easing of some COVID-19 travel restrictions. But while the federal government is lifting vaccine requirements for some travelers, other border health measures remain in place. Here’s a guide to the current COVID-19 travel rules and […]

Local airlines increase flights for inte...

MANILA, Philippines — Local carriers are stepping up flights for international travel as borders open and restrictions ease amid the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) has announced that it will resume flights between Manila and Denpasar, Bali from July 1 as part of its major international expansion coinciding with the reopening […]

Japan reopens to tourists: discover the ...

JThings seemed more or less normal at the Royal Bar of the Palace Hotel Tokyo. Mr. Ohtake crafted a dry martini with the precision of a Swiss clockmaker, the lighting was spotless and the live jazz wafted through the air with the sound of chatter. Covid was still hidden – staff still wore face masks, […]

Saudi Arabia lifts travel suspension to ...

RIYADH: Cyprus wants to join Digital Cooperation Organization and establish good relations in research and development with Saudi Arabia, said Cypriot Minister for Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, Kyriacos Kokkinos . Based in Riyadh, the DCO is a global multilateral organization established in 2020 by seven member states: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Nigeria, Oman […]

Italy lifts all COVID-related travel res...

Italy has now lifted all entry requirements related to COVID-19, allowing visitors to enter the country without needing to show proof of vaccination, show proof of recovery or get tested. The new rules came into effect on June 1. The updated rules will bring Italy more in line with other European countries that have also […]

“Fly Vietnam Airlines – Rediscovery”, ca

At the workshop (VNA) Tokyo (VNA) – Vietnam Airlines Corporation coordinated with the Vietnam Embassy in Japan and Thien Minh Group to hold a workshop on “Fly Vietnam Airlines – Rediscovery” in Tokyo on June 3. The event was part of the company’s promotional campaign in Japan after the two countries reopened to foreign visitors. […]

Cooler Weather, Smaller Crowds: Think Be...

Of course, the summer months are perfect for travelling! It’s classic vacation time, and for those who like their destinations lively and warm, a trip to Europe in the summer is a great choice. But it’s certainly not the only time to travel – fall, winter and spring have their own charms. And CIE Tours […]

Korea sees strong travel demand despite ...

There is a growing demand for travel to Japan as the Japanese government eased travel restrictions in two years. With the relaxation of self-isolation regulations for unvaccinated children, there are also more travel inquiries to Southeast Asia, a popular destination for family travel. The Osaka-Kobe travel package designed by Verygoodtour (1,365 seats) sold out in […]

United Airlines Reintroduces Osaka-Guam ...

GUAM (UAL) — United Airlines is reintroducing its Osaka, Japan service to Guam beginning July 1 to meet demand for summer travel to Guam. The flight three times a week is scheduled on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Flight UA151 will depart Guam at 7:20 a.m. and arrive in Osaka at 10:10 a.m. The return flight […]

Japan relaxes travel advisories for 36 c...

Japan eased its travel warning for 36 countries and regions, including the United States, Britain, Canada and Hong Kong, over the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, no longer asking Japanese citizens to avoid unintended travel. essential in these regions. The Foreign Office has lowered its travel advice for these countries, which also include Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore […]

Wimbledon chiefs travel to French Open i...

Representatives from Wimbledon will venture to French Open later this week in a bid to strike a deal to resolve the Grand Slam competition’s ranking points dilemma. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now GMB fans applaud the show as Wimbledon bans Russian athletes from competing Senior Wimbledon officials […]

Wimbledon chiefs to travel to French Ope...

Senior Wimbledon officials are expected to travel to Roland Garros to start talks to find a solution to the ongoing row over the lack of ranking points available to the All England Club this year. The ATP and WTA recently announced that no points will be awarded at the tournament, which is expected to start […]

8 new things to expect in Japan in 2022

Did you hear? Japan opens its borders to only 4 countries, and that includes Singaporeans! 🤩 We are all incredibly excited to go. We missed the streets of Tokyo, the sights of Hokkaido, and not forgetting all the halal restaurants in Osaka! But after being closed for 3 years, Japan has changed a lot. And […]

Singapore to Japan Travel Guide 2022: En...

Guide to travel to Japan in 2022 Of all the countries we Singaporeans love to travel to for vacation, Japan is perhaps at the top of the list. Before the pandemic, vacations in Hokkaido, Tokyo, and Osaka were our go-tos, whether for sights, shopping, and of course, food. While Japan has yet to fully open […]

Qantas expands into online travel with p...

Australian airline Qantas announced today that it has acquired 51% of TripADeal, an Australian-made online travel company. The deal provides Qantas with a pathway to purchase the remaining 49% over four years, at an agreed multiple of TripADeals bookings at that time. Qantas frequent flyers can now earn and redeem points on a TripADeal package […]

Ranking of the world’s most affordable d

After two years of being content with staycations, short road trips, or foregoing their annual vacation altogether due to pandemic restrictions, many people are ready to make their next getaway even more memorable. That might mean taking a bucket-list-type long-haul trip, taking more days off to enjoy the weather, or splurging on those luxury extras […]

I’m a travel writer who stopped flying d

The view from my window seat, flying over Greenland. Air travel melts more than 5,000 square meters of summer sea ice in the Arctic each year. (Photo: Kat Tancock) It’s January 29, 2020. My boyfriend and I are in bed, discussing our fast approaching weekend in Mexico City. The novel coronavirus made headlines, including, days […]

11 cheap travel destinations for long we...

The borders are open after two long years and with the return in full swing, you’re ready to start planning your vacation (if you haven’t already). You already know the drill, long weekends are prime time for travel. If you claim your days off, you want to take advantage of long weekends to maximize my […]

The stamina of the simple Japanese stree...

Kamatani also found success, but by taking a different route. For her, she felt that the old-school image of the snack bar had to change. “Young women like sweet potatoes, but they have this ‘old-fashioned’ or ‘lame’ image, and people think, ‘I want to eat some, but it’s embarrassing to buy some,’” she said. declared. […]

Answers to your questions about the reop...

If the prime minister says so, it must be at least fairly likely, right? During a visit to the UK in May, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida dramatically changed the tone on Japan’s plans to reopen travel. This change ? Seriously consider reopening! After more than two years with little hope and falling hopelessly behind […]

2 old “passports” show the history of tr

A “Japanese travel document”, left, and an “identification certificate”, which were required for travel between Okinawa and mainland Japan, are seen in this photo taken in the Kita district of Osaka on April 28, 2022. (Mainichi/Takehiko Onishi) TOKYO – An 80-year-old man from Okinawa Prefecture who moved to […]

Aces’ Kelsey Plum Talks About Theft Issu

The Las Vegas Aces offense appeared unstoppable in the first 2½ games of the season. And then he crashed out in a seven-point third-quarter loss to the Washington Mystics on Tuesday night. Kelsey Plum, the reigning sixth player of the year, doesn’t blame him solely on travel issues. The Mystics (3-0) have looked like a […]

With no travel restrictions in place, cr...

Crowds at major train stations across the country have quadrupled from a year earlier during the Golden Week holiday in the absence of travel restrictions for the first time since the pandemic hit in early 2020. Osaka and Nagoya stations saw notable increases of 5% and 14%, respectively, even from the pre-pandemic year of 2019. […]

JR Central: business travel return catal...

winhorse/iStock Unpublished via Getty Images Japan reopens It’s an investment I’ve been thinking about since the start of the pandemic. In my eyes, the Japan Rail system is one of the most optimized systems in the world, and has the take advantage of Japan’s conservative tax practice to bet on. Although it will be some […]

What stocks to buy today? 3 travel acti...

Are these the best travel stocks to invest in this week? As the broader stock market searches for direction amid growing uncertainty about the economy, travel stocks appear to be thriving. This could be mainly due to an increase in consumer demand for leisure travel. Arguably, as countries and travel agencies better adapt to current […]

Nagoya travel agency debarred for not re...

The seat of government of Aichi Prefecture (Mainichi/Hiroki Sameshima) NAGOYA — A travel agency here has been deregistered for not refunding money to customers who canceled reservations amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Mainichi Shimbun has learned from sources including the Tokyo prefectural government. Aichi on May 2. The […]

COVID-hit Japanese travel agency seeks a...

Major Japanese travel agency HIS Co. has decided to venture into agriculture to diversify its sources of income after a difficult period in which the coronavirus pandemic has dealt a severe blow to the tourism sector. HIS Farmers Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of the travel agency, was established in April to produce and sell […]

Travel Insurance for Theme Park Vacation...

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. There’s nothing like the experience of G-forces pounding your cheeks as you plunge 60 miles per hour toward the water hundreds of feet in the air. That’s why roller coasters and theme […]

Travel news: Time to start planning your...

Editor’s note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — Have you been stuck at home for so long that your passport has […]

Golf’s $20 billion U.S. travel market is

A family of golfers plays at the Gary Player-designed Mountaintop, one of Big Cedar’s five courses … [+] Lodge in Missouri. Grand Cedar Golf After some understandable limitations on golf travel over the past couple of years, particularly in 2020 after the first coronavirus outbreak, it looks like travel with friends and golf getaways are […]

Japan prepares for its hectic holiday se...

Published on: Saturday April 30, 2022 Japan has been preparing for its hectic holiday season since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the country’s government is easing its pandemic measures. However, experts say a rise in infections is likely to keep consumer spending below pre-pandemic levels. Hotel, airline and high-speed train operator bookings during […]

JNTO will participate in the Arabian Tra...

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will participate in the Arab Travel Market (ATM) in May 2022 to strengthen ties with the Middle East on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and the United Arab Emirates. Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will participate again this year in the Arab Travel […]

Lively Golden Week travel peak finally a...

Japanese tourism suppliers are gearing up for what is expected to be their busiest Golden Week since the start of the pandemic, but the struggling industry continues to struggle as domestic travel has yet to recover to pre-levels. the pandemic and international arrivals still blocked. Some 16 million people are expected to travel to Japan […]