UNWTO ambassadors Messi, Hello Kitty promote responsible, sustainable tourism

UNWTO ambassadors Messi, Hello Kitty promote responsible, sustainable tourism

IT GOES WITHOUT SAYING that Lionel Messi is one of the greatest footballers on the planet. And now, he has made driving responsible tourism for our planet his responsibility. United Nations’ World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili officially appointed

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Why is Ubud Food Festival important for Indonesia?

Why is Ubud Food Festival important for Indonesia?

UBUD FOOD FESTIVAL (UFF) 2018 is kicking off this weekend and set to be an event full of fantastic flavors, experimental cooking, intriguing workshops, insightful talks and plenty of sampling traditional and progressive dishes. The organizers have certainly packed in a

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These Asian airports were some of the world’s busiest last year

These Asian airports were some of the world’s busiest last year

A WHOPPING TOTAL OF 104 million passengers passed through the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Georgia, the US last year, making it the busiest airport in the world. This is followed by the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, China

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Gluten-free in Kuala Lumpur? We’ve got you covered 

Gluten-free in Kuala Lumpur? We’ve got you covered 

IN the world of dietary requirements, intolerances and diet preferences, restaurants have almost become disillusioned with customers who “claim” to be allergic to an ingredient. Often, if a diner names anything but shellfish, nuts or dairy, a server may give

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It’s up, up, away for Singapore Airlines in TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice

It’s up, up, away for Singapore Airlines in TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice

FOR THE SECOND YEAR running, Asia’s airlines dominate the top spots in TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice awards. Singapore Airlines came in first, followed by Air New Zealand in second, Emirates third, Japan Airlines fourth and Eva Air taking fifth place. A

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Navigate through Asia on one of these cruises

Navigate through Asia on one of these cruises

LAST WEEK, Asia’s Genting Dream Cruise made its maiden voyage to Tanjung Priok Port, North Jakarta. The luxury cruise ship reportedly carried 3,300 passengers and offers all-inclusive packages including onboard accommodation, meals, and entertainment. #SUSTAINABLE TOURISM Peace Boat: Innovating sustainability

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