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Bangkok (Thailand) – October 25, 2015 (travelindex) – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) successfully hosted Asia’s first Travel Blog Exchange 2015 (TBEX) in Bangkok from 15 – 17 October 2015, attracting more than 650 bloggers and online writers worldwide from 50 countries to exchange and get updated information in travel blogging while also enjoying […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 23, 2015 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has revealed exciting plans to launch its new lifestyle boutique brand, Vib, in Southeast Asia. The company has signed an agreement for a new-build Vib hotel in Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Scheduled to open in 2018, the new hotel will bring […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – The fourth annual awards ceremony to celebrate Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 29th February 2016. Following three successful years in Singapore, 2016 marks the first time Thailand will host the event. The region’s most respected chefs and influential restaurateurs, together with […]

Albay (Philippines) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is honoured to announce the winners of the inaugural US$1 million PATA CEO Challenge 2015. The province of Albay, Philippines has been awarded the Top Destination Award in the category of Regions/States/Provinces. Thekkady, Kerala, India has been granted the Top Destination […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 22, 2015 (travelindex) – International arrivals into the Asia Pacific region continued the strong growth momentum of previous years with a gain of 5.4% during the first half-year of 2015, resulting in close to 12.5 million additional arrivals year-on-year. This continues the full year growth of 6.1% during calendar year 2014, […]

Solin (Croatia) – October 14, 2015 (travelindex) – Laureates will be honored in Solin, Croatia for “Outstanding Merits in the Field of Tourism” and “Life in Tourism”. Laureates will be awarded the “12th International Tourism Award Golden Interstas” at the 22nd INTERSTAS Solin 2015 and 33nd Fest Award – European Turism Award, European Club for […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 15, 2015 (travelindex) – The first ever first Travel Blog Exchange is to be held in Asia, from 15 to 17 October, 2015, at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre (QSNCC) in Bangkok. The event will start with a press conference in the afternoon of 15 October to tell the world […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 15, 2015 (travelindex) – Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), The SUPPORT Arts and Crafts International Centre of Thailand (Public Organization), and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration held a joint press conference in support of the Travel Blog Exchange (TBEX) Asia 2015 that is taking place […]

Yangon (Myanmar) – October 6, 2015 (travelindex) – Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn was paying a 3-day official visit to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar at the invitation of His Excellency Dr. Sai Muak Kham, Vice President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and stayed at Chatrium Hotel Royal […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – October 5, 2015 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts scooped two prestigious honors at the TTG Travel Awards 2015, including being named Asia’s “Best Mid-Range Hotel Brand” for a staggering ninth year in a row. In a glittering ceremony in Bangkok on Thursday night, Best Western once again took the title […]