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Here's a fabulous #DailyEscape to round off the week! Polihale Beach in Kauai seems like a destination befitting of… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
 
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In need of a lift this Monday? How does a sun-soaked #DailyEscape sound? This view of Grand Anse Beach should inspi… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
 

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Australia planning to attract more business visitors

Melbourne Ree Saunders
25 February, 2013 by Ree Saunders

Tourism Australia has boosted its marketing to host business events in a bid to attract more business tourists to Australia. Tourism chiefs have said they want more people to fly to Australia for business to boost the country's tourism industry. Business tourism contributes AUS $13 billion to the Australian economy ...

AirAsia to provide budget flights to India

India 1 Mike Potter
24 February, 2013 by Mike Potter

AirAsia is entering into partnership with the Tata Group, from Mumbai, and a third investor called Telestra Tradeplace, to launch a budget Indian airline. According to the three companies involved, India would benefit from its own low-cost airline, and have lobbied the Indian government for support to go ahead with ...

Flights to Greece on the rise as holidaymakers return

Greece 1 Ree Saunders
24 February, 2013 by Ree Saunders

Thomas Cook reports that Greece is in the midst of a comeback as a top holiday destination, as it climbed into second place in the latest Holiday Monitor report on destinations most popular with Brits. Mike Hoban, Thomas Cook’s director of sales, marketing and e-commerce, explained, saying "Greece looks to be ...

Japanese flights judged to be most “on-time”

Japan 1 Jan Moys
24 February, 2013 by Jan Moys

Airlines from Japan have emerged on top of a global list of carriers, with the most planes arriving on-time, and the lowest percentage of cancellations. The website Flightstats, which tracks flights and provides metrics on performance, identified Japanese airlines as the best in its 2012 Airline On-time Performance Service Award Winners. Japan ...

Nicaragua to become luxury tourism hotspot

Nicaragua 1 Kathy McLeman
23 February, 2013 by Kathy McLeman

The Central American country of Nicaragua is set to become a hotspot for luxury tourism, with its government aiming to attract greater spend from tourists visiting their country. At present Nicaragua lags behind neighbouring Costa Rica in terms of average tourist spend, with visitors spending on average approximately £28 per ...

British Airways serve up the perfect cuppa

Tea Ree Saunders
22 February, 2013 by Ree Saunders

British Airways has teamed up with Twinings in a bid to deliver the perfect brew up in the air. The airline will be serving a unique blend of Twinings tea that has been specifically designed to be served at high altitude. The innovative blend, called the British Airways’ Signature Blend ...

2013’s Oscar nominated holiday destinations

Anne Hathaway Nicola Chapman
22 February, 2013 by Nicola Chapman

Those of us stuck for ideas of where to travel this year should look to our favourite films for inspiration. According to research by Hotwire, holiday bookings to Oscar nominated film locations have surged in recent months. So whether you fancy an unexpected journey in New Zealand or an action packed adventure in ...

Mayor Bloomberg wants more people to fly to New York

New York Marisa Thomas
22 February, 2013 by Marisa Thomas

New York saw a record number of people visit the city last year but Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has said that the city will take on a “relentless” approach to attract even more visitors. The mayor and NYC & Company have said they want to increase tourist numbers to 55 ...

Pope resignation triggers interest in Rome

Pope Ree Saunders
21 February, 2013 by Ree Saunders

The announcement of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation has triggered a sudden interest in Rome. Online travel site lastminute.com has reported a 26 per cent increase in flight bookings to Rome in the last week since the Pontiff announced he was to resign. Pope Benedict XVI is the first pope to ...

Australia wants to be world’s most talked about destination

Feature Ree Saunders
21 February, 2013 by Ree Saunders

Australia has set itself the task of becoming the most talked about holiday destination in the world. Tourism Australia aims to use social media to help achieve this status. Already one of the most popular travel destinations on Facebook, Google+ and Instagram, Tourism Australia wants to use the loyal fan ...

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