Turkish Airlines resumes Kuala Lumpur service

Turkish Airlines resumes Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia route starting on 18 July 2020 with our brand new fleet of B787-9 Dreamliner. ️We will be operating 2 flights per week in July and 4 flights per week starting August 2020, given Malaysia international borders remain closed until further notice. For long We have proudly called ourselves the airline that flies to most countries in the planet. By the … Continue reading Turkish Airlines resumes Kuala Lumpur service

Singapore Airlines’ Expanded June-July Schedule: All You Need To Know

Although it’s way too early to tell if we’ve turned the corner on COVID-19, there are some encouraging signs starting to emerge from the aviation sector.  Domestic travel has resumed in countries like New Zealand, South Korea and Vietnam. European countries are talking about reopening borders this summer. Changi Airport and Hong Kong Airport will reopen to transit passengers in June. And now Singapore Airlines has announced a significantly expanded … Continue reading Singapore Airlines’ Expanded June-July Schedule: All You Need To Know

It will be summer of 2021 before air travel returns to growth path, says Emirates chief

Hopes tourists will start making a return to Dubai from next month: Tim Clark Emirates airline President Tim Clark believes it will be summer of 2021 before air travel sees a definite improvement.Image Credit: Bloomberg Dubai: A marked improvement in air travel might need to wait until summer of 2021, according to Emirates airline’s President. “We will start to see an uptick, quite a large … Continue reading It will be summer of 2021 before air travel returns to growth path, says Emirates chief

Safe Spaces: A closer look at hospitality’s new normal

The current climate has forced the hospitality industry to re-examine its offering and start operating from a (literally) clean slate. Claudia de Brito speaks to the experts about the road ahead Recognising that consumer priorities have drastically shifted as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic is just the first step of the sizeable and constantly changing task that lies before operators. As hotels start … Continue reading Safe Spaces: A closer look at hospitality’s new normal

6 lessons we’ve learnt in lockdown that will make us better travellers

The lessons we’ve learned in lockdown could inspire us to become better travellers ©Westend61/Getty Images Over the past few months, we’ve learnt to live in a post-travel world, relying on nothing but our immediate surroundings for stimulation, adventure and exploration. But with many countries tentatively reopening borders, businesses around the world carefully beginning to trade again, and airline bosses doing everything within their power to fill seats … Continue reading 6 lessons we’ve learnt in lockdown that will make us better travellers

8 changes we can expect when flying after COVID-19

One thing seems clear with COVID-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus that causes it: we’re in it for the long haul, and it has already changed the face of life as we know it. Airlines, which are always in a perpetual state of change, are no exception. Aviation journalist John Walton looks at the changes we can expect when we start flying again.    Costs will … Continue reading 8 changes we can expect when flying after COVID-19

Emirates deep cleans aircraft

DUBAI, UAE, 10 March 2020: In response to the latest developments in the Covid-19 outbreak worldwide, Emirates is taking extra steps that go above and beyond industry and regulatory requirements to provide passengers with confidence and peace of mind when planning their travel. It starts with enhanced cleaning and disinfection. On all aircraft departing from its hub in Dubai, Emirates has implemented enhanced cleaning and … Continue reading Emirates deep cleans aircraft

Top 10 things to see and do in Phu Quoc, Vietnam

Phú Quốc is a Vietnamese island off the coast of Cambodia in the Gulf of Thailand (aka. Vịnh Thái Lan in Vietnamese). The island is actually closer to Cambodia than Vietnam. Phu Quoc is a rising star in the island destinations of south east asia. It has big ambitions and will catch up quickly with some key infrastructure already in place with more being hastily completed. Long … Continue reading Top 10 things to see and do in Phu Quoc, Vietnam

Top 20 Tourist Attractions For A Family In Pattaya,Thailand

I used to look around and wonder to myself, “why on earth would you bring your wife and kids to Pattaya?”, of all the places you could have picked in the world, you chose here?  Now that I’ve been around for a few years I actually realize that Pattaya actually isn’t all that bad of a place to raise a family at all and surely … Continue reading Top 20 Tourist Attractions For A Family In Pattaya,Thailand

A 143-Year-Old Bangkok Hotel Gets Redone for the Instagram Era

Take a look inside the legendary Mandarin Oriental, fresh off the biggest renovation in its history. Bangkok’s first luxury hotel has been welcoming travelers for more than 143 years, making it one of the oldest five-star stays in the world. But even the grandest of dames need face-lifts, and the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok is unveiling one that comes with a $90 million price tag. The hotel’s renovation, … Continue reading A 143-Year-Old Bangkok Hotel Gets Redone for the Instagram Era