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Kerala Tourism Bags Three PATA Gold Awards

The awards were received by Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran and Tourism Director P Bala Kiran from Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director, Macau Government Tourism Office and Dr Mario Hardy, CEO, PATA, during the PATA Travel Mart 2019.

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The Vice President Calls for Responsible and Sustainable Tourism

Inaugurating the World Tourism Day-2019 celebrations in New Delhi, M Venkaiah Naidu expressed his happiness at India being selected as the host country for a celebration of World Tourism Day 2019 by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

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Madhya Pradesh Tourism Bagged 10 awards In National Tourism Awards, 2019

These awards were presented in National Tourism Awards 2019 organized on 27th September 2019 (World Tourism Day) at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi by Honorable Vice President of India Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu in the Gracious Presence of Union Minister of State for Tourism & Culture (IC) Shri Prahlad Singh Patel, along with Secretary-General of United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikash.

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ICICI Lombard Study Reveals ‘Buddycations’ –– India’s New Holiday Mantra

Most of the respondents see a vacation in a very positive light – 72% of respondents take vacation as a way to create memorable moments and spending quality time with buddies. The survey found that 86% of Indians are likely to enjoy a vacation with their buddies over their family. Furthermore, the study also reveals that 49% of respondents chose close friends and work colleagues as ‘ideal travel companions.’

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Vietjet Announces First-Ever Direct Routes Between Vietnam and New Delhi; Offers tickets from INR 9

The direct flights from New Delhi to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi by Vietjet will further propel trade and tourism opportunities in both the countries. Moreover, the new routes will connect India to Vietjet’s expansive flight network across Southeast Asia and East Asia countries including Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, South Korea, Japan and China, among others.

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LOT Polish Airlines Launched Flights Between New Delhi and Warsaw

LOT will be the first carrier from Central and Eastern Europe to connect India with so many European cities, connecting the home town airports of Star Alliance member carriers: LOT Polish Airlines and Air India. The new route launch features excellent onward connectivity via Warsaw, starting from just 40 minutes transit time for example to London City Airport, Paris, Brussels, Kraków, Geneva, Amsterdam, Stuttgart, Nuremberg, Hanover, Oslo, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Berlin, Billund, Prague and Budapest.

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Full Support will be Given by Tourism Ministry in Preparing a New Tourism Policy for Ladakh: Shri Prahlad Singh Patel

The Minister also said that right now Ladakh region has only 14 monuments under ASI protection and the Ministry is willing to increase it to the double or triple-fold. He further added that there are several many unknown yet important monuments available in Leh and Kargil regions which can be protected by ASI.

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SOTC Travel introduces exclusive 8-Day Australian escape with dream cruises

SOTC Travel has introduced an innovative offering this festive season, with the launch of their 8-day Australian Escape tour, with 5-night Explorer Dream Cruises at a highly attractive price.

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STB Unveils Over 60 Lifestyle Experiences to Entice Indian Business Groups to Singapore

Building on the success of previous INSPIRE editions INSPIRE was a collaboration between STB and tourism experience providers in Singapore to develop and showcase specially-customised Singapore experiences to meetings and incentive groups. Through INSPIRE, groups that qualify for support could pre-select tourism experiences to be included in their itineraries, which in turn enabled STB to influence their decisions when choosing destinations. Such experiences included visits to Sentosa, Mount Faber, Gardens by the Bay, Wildlife Reserves Singapore, the Singapore Flyer, as well as unique experiences such as dragon boat team-building.

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Thomas Cook India launches ‘Undiscovered Antarctica’ in association with National Geographic Expeditions

According to a report from Amadeus, India’s luxury travel market is projected to grow at a rate of 12.8 per cent YoY. This demand for luxury and experiential holidays is supported by Thomas Cook India’s internal data, which highlights an increase in queries for destinations such as Antarctica.

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