Thursday July 24, 2014 21:42

Travel and Lifestyle Press Releases

Technology a compelling factor behind Chinese outbound travel surge Lifestyle—24 Jul 14

The latest Hotels.com Chinese International Travel Monitor (CITM), published today, reveals just how much technology has become a powerful element in the decision-making mix of this critical sector, following another record year for travel and

Thailand Happiness: Street Festival Lifestyle—24 Jul 14

Get free! Ice-cream with various Thai taste from TAT in Thailand Happiness: Street Festival. Just register to get the code now, and show it at the booth of Tourism Information Service Center only on 25 July. Hurry! The number of ice-cream is limited. For

Rarin Jinda Wellness Spa and Lets Relax has been nominated for 4 awards Lifestyle—24 Jul 14

Siam Wellness Group glad Rarin Jinda Wellness Spa and Let’s Relax”has been nominated for 4 awards for Thailand Spa & Well-being Awards 2014 Siam Wellness Group glad Rarin Jinda Wellness Spa and Let’s Relax” 1 in the country's

Khao Sok Eco-Guides Make the Grade with Khiri Travel Support Lifestyle—24 Jul 14

Seven guides have completed their Khao Sok national park guide-training course supported by Khiri Travel. Six of the seven scored over 75%, which lead trainer Michael Clark said was "excellent," adding: "The future is bright for all of these young Khao

Royal Cliff Receives Quality Selection 2014 Award from HolidayCheck.com Lifestyle—24 Jul 14

Royal Cliff Hotels Group has been awarded with the Holiday Check Quality Selection 2014 Award which recognizes the quality and excellence of hotels through excellent guest reviews. HolidayCheck.com is Europe’s leading hotel review platform with 25

Photo Release: THAIs First 787 Dreamliner Arrives Home Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) today welcomed the delivery flight TG8921 of THAI first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, royally bestowed “ONGKHARAK”, with aircraft registration No. HS-TQA. The flight departed on 17 July 2014

Best Western Offers Serene Spa Escapades in KL Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Best Western International is inviting couples to unwind and indulge in a serene spa break in Kuala Lumpur. The Spa Escapades package has been designed especially for couples and newly-weds, offering luxury suite accommodation and an indulgent spa

Grand Mercure resort debuts on Phukets Patong Beach Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Grand Mercure Phuket Patong has opened its doors in Patong, one of the most popular beaches in Phuket, Thailand. The first member of Accor’s upscale Grand Mercure brand on the island, the newly-built 314-room resort is a serene hideaway, perfect

Photo Release: RAVINDRA BEACH RESORT SPA WELCOMES TAT AIR ASTANA MONITORING FAM Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Miss Jurairat Povibool, Resident Manager of Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa, warmly welcomed the delegates of Kazakhstan Media on their familiarization trip to Pattaya. The Media group was staying at the 5 Star Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa. The TAT

Photo Release: THAIs First 787-8 Dreamliner Takes Off for Bangkok Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) announced that its first 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft departed from Boeing’s Everett Delivery Center in Seattle, Washington, USA on a non-stop, 15-hour flight to Suvarnabhumi Airport,

Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort Spa Announces Leadership Appointments Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa today announcedthe appointments for a number of leadership roles within the resort including Director ofBusiness Development, Food & Beverage Manager, Executive Sous Chef and Pastry Chef. Director of Business

CATHAY PACIFIC NAMED WORLDS BEST AIRLINE FOR FOURTH TIME IN ANNUAL SKYTRAX Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Cathay Pacific Airways has once again been named “World’s Best Airline” in the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards. This is the fourth time Cathay Pacific has received the World’s Best Airline honour - the only airline to achieve

MULTI AWARD-WINNING AIRLINE QATAR AIRWAYS WINS THREE MAJOR ACCOLADES INCLUDING WORLDS BEST BUSINESS Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Qatar Airways has been recognised in three of the top awards at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards, including winning World’s Best Business Class for the second year in a row. Qatar Airways was also voted runner-up in the Airline of the Year

Airbus wins business worth more than $75 billion for 496 aircraft at Farnborough Air Show 2014 a Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

During the 2014 Farnborough Air Show, Airbus won US$75.3 billion worth of business for a total of 496 aircraft, making it by far the largest Farnborough show for Airbus – both in terms of dollar value and also in the number aircraft. The deals

JW MARRIOTT KHAO LAK RESROT SPA WELCOMES NEW APPOINTMENTS Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Mr. Ty Collins, General Manager of JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Alexander Schoell to the position of Director of Rooms and Ms. Kinneri Kumar as Director of Revenue Strategy. Mr. Alexander Schoell

ROME SERVICES THE NEXT STEP IN A BURGEONING RELATIONSHIP WITH ITALY SAYS ETIHAD AIRWAYS Lifestyle—23 Jul 14

Etihad Airways’ launch of daily Abu Dhabi–Rome flights is ‘the next step in a burgeoning relationship with Italy’, said the airline’s President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, at a press conference in Rome. The new

ETIHAD AIRWAYS MARKS INAUGURAL FLIGHT TO ROME Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has commenced daily non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Rome Fiumicino Airport. A senior delegation from the airline travelled on the flight including Senior Vice President

Photo Release: Centara Grand Beach Resort Villas Hua Hin Won Safety, Hygiene and Environmental Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

Chatchawal Ngokngern (left) Chief Engineer of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin received the “Safety, Hygiene and Environmental Award 2014” from His Excellency Mr. Atthaniti Disatha-amnarj, Privy Councilor which had been awarded

Dusit Expands Rapidly within China in its First Year Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

Joint Venture Hotel Management Company Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts Celebrates its 1st Anniversary Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts, the Chinese joint venture hotel management company between leading Asian hospitality group Dusit International and local

AirAsia X to order 50 A330neo Launch customer for new version of best-selling Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

AirAsia X, the long haul affiliate of Asia’s largest low cost airline, has signed a Memorandum of Understand (MOU) with Airbus for 50 A330-900neo aircraft. The agreement sees the airline become a launch customer for the latest version of the

QANTAS AND JETSTAR VOTED BEST AIRLINES, AUSTRALIA-PACIFIC Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

Qantas and Jetstar have been named the two leading airlines in the Australia-Pacific region in the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Qantas was awarded Best Airline Australia-Pacific for the second year in a row and Jetstar Airways awarded Best Low

ETIHAD AIRWAYS TO STRENGTHEN NETWORK IN UNITED STATES WITH LAUNCH OF DAILY SERVICE TO SAN Lifestyle—22 Jul 14

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will expand its United States network to six destinations with the launch of a San Francisco service on 18 November 2014. Daily flights will be operated to San Francisco International

AirAsia is Worlds Best Low Cost Airline for 6 years straight! Lifestyle—21 Jul 14

AirAsia is once again named the ‘World’s Best Low Cost Airline’ at the 2014 World Airline Awards today, bringing the tally to six consecutive wins of the coveted award by the airline. AirAsia also won ‘Asia’s Best Low Cost

Photo Release: RAVINDRA BEACH RESORT SPA RECEIVES HOLIDAYCHECK QUALITY SELECTION 2014 Lifestyle—21 Jul 14

Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa proudly announced that it has received a "Quality Selection 2014" Certificate from HolidayCheck for the second consecutive year. Miss Jurairat Povibool, Resident Manager of Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa and the Hotel