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Taj brand owner IHCL and Ambuja Neotia Group add three more hotels to their partnership

Kolkata/IBNS: Indian Hotels Company, (IHCL), south Asia’s largest hospitality company, recently announced the signing of three Taj hotels – two in Kolkata, West Bengal and one in Patna, Bihar.

Free transatlantic COVID-19 testing trial launched by American Airlines, British Airways and oneworld

New York/IBNS: With the COVID-19 pandemic refusing to die down, international air travel remains affected by restrictions such as mandatory quarantine.

Turkey registers 11.9 million tourist arrivals between Jan-Sept 2020 despite Covid

The Turkish Tourism Board in India revealed that between January & September this year, a total of 11.9 million International visitors arrived in Turkey. Turkey was amongst the first few countries to open its borders for tourism after  implementing stringent measures like Safe Tourism Certification to safeguard the health of tourists and those involved with touristic activities.

Chicago to host US premiere of Immersive Van Gogh in a new venue dedicated to immersive art

CHICAGO:  Lighthouse ArtSpace Chicago, a new venue within Chicago’s recently renovated landmark Germania Club Building, will open on Feb. 11, 2021 with the U.S. premiere of the blockbuster art experience Immersive Van Gogh.

Essential Travel Advice for Seniors in 2020 and Beyond

As the end of the year approaches, many people are making travel plans to  reconnect with family members from around the globe. Unfortunately, COVID-19 still poses a major health and wellness threat for many individuals –– particularly seniors. Indeed, if you’re over 65, but thinking about traveling in the near future, you should take certain precautions to protect yourself and others. Here, we’ll outline five bits of essential travel advice that seniors can use now and well into the future. Trust us, you’ll  want to keep this list handy:

Travel Intent Survey by AirAsia India: Consumers more likely to fly this festive season for a holiday

New Delhi: AirAsia India on Friday announced the findings of its recently conducted study to identify the ‘Travel Intent’ among the Indian consumers.

Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan open Delhi home on Airbnb for guests

New Delhi/IBNS: One of Bollywood's most celebrated couples, Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan, has opened their home here on rental company Airbnb for guests.

Hospitality Challenge: Ideas to help tourism recover in the new normal

Madrid/IBNS: Results of the Hospitality Challenge launched by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Sommet Education in June 2020 are eagerly awaited now, according to a release by the international tourism body.

Help communities in need and feed wanderlust through volunteer tourism, says Travel4Change

Fond of travelling and also want to help the pandemic ravaged communities in this time of crisis? Well, you should consider volunteer tourism.

Vistara operating flight between Delhi-Dhaka

Dhaka/New Delhi: Vistara, India’s finest full-service carrier and a joint venture of Tata group and Singapore Airlines, will operate special, non-stop flights between Delhi and Bangladesh’s capital city, Dhaka, from 5 November 2020. 

Jammu and Kashmir: Div Com takes extensive tour of Dal, Nigeen Lake

 Srinagar: The Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir along with Vice Chairman Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) Wednesday took an extensive tour of Dal and Nigeen Lake.

Uttar Pradesh aims to turn Ayodhya into smart, eco-friendly solar city to woo visitors

Ayodhya: Despite the controversies surrounding Ayodhya, which, according to the Indian epic Ramayana, is the birthplace of Ram, an avatar of Vishnu, one cannot deny the tourism potential of the place.

Let your loved ones enjoy a lavish experience with E Gift Cards from ITC Hotels

Kolkata/IBNS: Did you know that now you can gift a lavish experience at the ITC Royal Bengal or the ITC Sonar in Kolkata to your near and dear ones with the ITC Hotels E Gift Card?

Chicago chosen as Best Large City for fourth consecutive year by Conde Nast Traveler readers

City of Big Shoulders, Chicago, added one more epaulette to its status with Conde Nast Traveler readers choosing it as the Best Large City in the United States for the fourth year in a row.  

AirAsia India resumes In-flight food & beverage service

New Delhi: AirAsia India announced the resumption of in-flight meal service, following relaxations in regulatory guidelines issued by the government.