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Dubai Tourism Ropes In | Hollywood Stars For New Global Campaign

DUBAI: Dubai Tourism has launched a new global campaign, Dubai Presents, showcasing the Middle Eastern city via a series of blockbuster trailers featuring Hollywood stars Jessica Alba and Zac Efron. The campaign invites global travelers to put themselves in the picture, write their own script and appear in their very own cinematic adventure, with Dubai’s […]
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Germany Wins | World Heritage Site Status For 7 New Locations

DUBAI: Seven new locations in Germany have been awarded World Heritage Site status by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) during the recently held 44th Unesco meeting in China.  With the updated official Unesco list counting more than 1,000 sites in 167 countries around the world, Germany now boasts 51 recognised World Heritage
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Indonesia Bans | Unvaccinated Foreigners As Covid-19 Surges

JAKARTA: Foreign visitors who have not been vaccinated against Covid-19 will be barred from entering Indonesia from Tuesday (July 6), as authorities battle to contain an outbreak of the highly-infectious Delta variant. In an announcement on Sunday, the government said that foreign nationals entering Indonesia will need to show a vaccination certificate and a negative […]
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Two New Destinations | Gulf Air Adds Santorini and Mykonos

MANAMA: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, announces the addition of two boutique summer destinations to its global network with Santorini and Mykonos in Greece. Both Santorini and Mykonos will be served by the airline’s new Airbus A320neo with two weekly flights each starting from 2 June until 22 September for […]
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Phuket to Welcome | Vaccinated Tourists From July 1

BANGKOK: Foreign travelers who have been fully vaccinated will be allowed entry into Phuket without quarantine from July 1. Deputy Governor Pichet Panapong was quoted by the Bangkok Post as saying that the infectious diseases committee approved the proposal on Wednesday, March 24. Phuket’s tourism industry had been flourishing before Covid-19; Patong Beach in January […]
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Unified ‘Vaccine passports’ | Essential for tourism recovery

LONDON: Trials for vaccine passports are rolling out to ensure the flow of safe travel between international destinations but there remains a lack of collaboration which will only further delay international travel’s recovery, said GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Forming an internationally recognized system as a global standard for all destinations would
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Thailand Plans | Removing of Mandatory Quarantine for vaccinated Visters

BANGKOK: Thailand is preparing to welcome you with open arms if you are Coronavirus vaccinated. The government’s new “Welcome back to Thailand again” campaign would implement “COVID passports” to identify lower-risk visitors who could bypass the mandatory 16-day quarantine currently levied against all non-Thai travelers entering the country. The plan is set to launch in
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Madrid Set To Host | Key Week For Global Tourism

MADRID: The global tourism sector is starting the New Year prepared to #RestartTourism when conditions allow, with the World Tourism Organization set to again bring together leaders from across the public and private sectors. Tomorrow in Madrid, the UNWTO Global Tourism Crisis Committee will hold its first meeting of the year. This meeting to advance […]