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Bangkok Airways Fly direct flight between Bangkok and Chiang rai

Bangkok Airways Fly direct flight between Bangkok and Chiang rai

Bangkok Airways has recently announced its latest expansion to the northern largest city of Thailand – Chiang Rai by offering non-stop flights from Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) to Chiang Rai. Commencing on 28 March 2014, the airline will be using a 162-seater Airbus A320 aircraft to service this route. Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, Bangkok Airways’ President stated, “We […]

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
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One&Only Cape Town celebrates its fifth year as Africa’s finest city resort

One&Only Cape Town celebrates its fifth year as Africa’s finest city resort

It has been five years since One&Only Cape Town opened its doors – the first urban resort in South Africa and indeed the African continent. Since then, this world-class property has continued to welcome both local and international guests with open arms, building a reputation as one of the finest five-star properties in Southern Africa. […]

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Emirates sponsors the Ninth Junior Dublin Literary Award

Emirates sponsors the Ninth Junior Dublin Literary Award

Emirates sponsored the ninth Junior Dublin Literary Award for Thailand by flying the winner, Achiraya Umpornpun from Concordian International school, to Dublin, Ireland. The presentation ceremony was held recently at the Rembrandt Hotel in Bangkok. The objective of the annual competition is to enhance the creative English writing skills of Thai students nationwide and to […]

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Winners of the Banyan Tree 20th Anniversary Travel Photography Contest

Winners of the Banyan Tree 20th Anniversary Travel Photography Contest

To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts in 2014, a worldwide photography competition showcasing vivid memories and experiences at Banyan Tree has culminated with over 3,000 photos being submitted by past guests.  Three winners were chosen by an expert judging panel, and these, along with 17 other short-listed photos, will join a […]

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Royal Orchid Sheraton wins 3rd place in World Ice Art Championships

Royal Orchid Sheraton wins 3rd place in World Ice Art Championships

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers is celebrating the 3rd place award for the 2014 BP World Ice Art Championships, one of the largest ice sculpting competitions and exhibitions in the world. This year, the event took place in the city of Fairbanks, Alaska. More than 70 teams from all over the world participated in […]

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Phuket and Samui Resort Markets Mitigate Risk to Tourism Arrivals

Phuket and Samui Resort Markets Mitigate Risk to Tourism Arrivals

Thailand’s resort destinations of Phuket and Samui have taken a page from the iconic television show Survivor’s playbook during the country’s prolonged political crisis. Sharp increases in direct airlift to the two islands has seen tourism prosper in what could best be termed as Outwit, Outplay and Outlast. Bill Barnett, Managing Director of C9 Hotelworks. […]

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Bangkok Airways offers iPad minis as in-flight entertainment

Bangkok Airways offers iPad minis as in-flight entertainment

Bangkok Airways will be offering iPad minis as in-flight entertainment for its Blue Ribbon Class passengers. Starting from March 3rd, business travelers flying Bangkok Airways can enjoy some rest and relaxation time with an iPad mini thousands of feet in the air. The iPad minis, supplied by Bluebox Avionics, will come equipped with a wide range […]

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Starwood Preferred Guest Treats Newlyweds to a Free Honeymoon

Starwood Preferred Guest Treats Newlyweds to a Free Honeymoon

Couples who Host a Wedding at Over 200 Participating Starwood Hotels and Resorts in Asia Pacific Will Enjoy a Free Honeymoon – Anywhere in the World    Bali, Samui, Sanya, Fiji, ….or the Maldives – luxury and romance await at one of these coveted honeymoon destinations! Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG®), the award-winning loyalty program of […]

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Best Western Conserves Thailand’s Coast

Best Western Conserves Thailand’s Coast

A sincere effort by Best Western International has helped conserve Thailand’s rich marine environment with a weekend CSR initiative and charitable donation.   A group of team members from the company’s Asia & Middle East Head Office in Bangkok recently gave up their weekend to travel to Chonburi province, east of the Thai capital, where […]

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Centara to open second resort in Sri Lanka

Centara to open second resort in Sri Lanka

Centara Hotels & Resorts of Thailand will soft open its second resort in Sri Lanka in spring of this year. The resort is owned by Softlogic Leisure and will be operated by Centara under a management contract. Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka is set on the Bentota Peninsula, at the south of the island, with […]

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin named as Top Hotel 2014

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin named as Top Hotel 2014

 Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin has been voted as a Top Hotel 2014 by leading travel website HolidayCheck, and has also won the HolidayCheck Award 2014. The resort hotel, which originally opened in 1923 as the Railway Hotel, and which is a member of Leading Hotels of the World, won the awards […]

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Siam Ushers in the New Year with Prestigious New Awards

The Siam Ushers in the New Year with Prestigious New Awards

Following a high profile opening and multi-award winning first year, The Siam has established itself as one of the most unique hotels in the world, known for its distinctive design and exquisite service. The Siam has started the New Year as it means to go on, securing two more sought after world-class accolades. Declared The […]

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Best Western Targets Asia’s Emerging South

Best Western Targets Asia’s Emerging South

Best Western International is looking south, as it continues its fast-paced Asian expansion. The hotel company, which currently operates more than 4,000 hotels around the world, has identified the South Asian countries of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh as key growth markets. Sri Lanka welcomed one million international visitors for the first time in 2012, and […]

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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New Hilton Thai Language Booking Engine with Big Sale Deals

New Hilton Thai Language Booking Engine with Big Sale Deals

Hilton Worldwide today launched a refreshed Thai language website http://hilton.co.th/ introducing a new Thai language booking engine for Thai customers to have an easy end-to-end booking experience for all properties within Thailand. In addition to browsing for information and rates, customers can now confirm their booking and receive their reservation confirmation in their native Thai […]

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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SHANGRI-LA HOTEL,WON BANGKOK’S BEST RESTAURANTS 2013

SHANGRI-LA HOTEL,WON BANGKOK’S BEST RESTAURANTS 2013

Bangkok, 12 December 2013 – H.E. Privy Councillor M.R. Thepkamol and Khunying Kwanta Devakula presided over the opening of the “16th Annual Bangkok’s Best Restaurant Awards 2013”, organised by Bangkok Best Dining & Entertainment Magazine, at the grand ballroom of Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok recently. Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok’s Angelini Restaurant & Bar was voted the Best […]

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Le Bar the first Veuve Clicquot Champagne lounge in Thailand

Le Bar the first Veuve Clicquot Champagne lounge in Thailand

Le Beaulieu & Veuve Clicquot Champagne Launched ‘Le Bar’ Champagne gastro-lounge Le Beaulieu, authentic French restaurant, and Veuve Clicquot Champagne recently hosted the opening of ‘Le Bar’ at Athénée Office Tower on Wireless Road. The latest fashionable destination at the heart of Bangkok’s bustling central business district and prestigious embassy quarter is destined to become the […]

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
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