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Multiple Wins for Anantara at World Travel Awards 2013

Multiple Wins for Anantara at World Travel Awards 2013

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas scooped multiple awards at the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia which took place in Dubai on October 1st. Anantara Lawana in Koh Samui was named Asia’s Most Romantic Resort, Anantara Hua Hin was awarded Asia’s Leading Green Resort, and Anantara Bangkok Sathorn was named as Thailand’s Leading Lifestyle Hotel. […]

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
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14TH WORLD GOURMET FESTIVAL RAISES 1.7 MILLION FOR CHARITY

14TH WORLD GOURMET FESTIVAL RAISES 1.7 MILLION FOR CHARITY

The 14th Annual World Gourmet Festival at Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, held from September 2-8, 2013, has raised more than THB 1.7 million for the Save A Child’s Life From AIDS project under the auspices of HRH Princess Soamsawali and the Thai Red Cross. Funds were raised through a THB 600.00 donation included with the […]

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Top 20 Most Popular Outbound Destinations for Chinese Travellers

Top 20 Most Popular Outbound Destinations for Chinese Travellers

In conjunction with the booming Chinese travel market, TripAdvisor™, the world’s largest travel site, today released a list of the top 20 most popular outbound destinations for mainland Chinese travellers.  In 2012, China exceeded the US and Germany to become the world’s largest source market for outbound tourism by expenditure1. Capturing a share of this […]

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Bangkok Airways launch of Bangkok to Mandalay

Bangkok Airways launch of Bangkok to Mandalay

Bangkok Airways held a launching ceremony of its inaugural flight between Bangkok – Mandalay (began on 15 September 2013) at Shwe Pyi Thar Hotel, Mandalay. In the picture: Major General Nyo Saw – Commander in Chief, Mandalay Region Government (2nd left), Mr. He U Ye Myint – Chief Minister, Mandalay Region Government (middle left), Mr. […]

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
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A Culinary Trio, Centara opens 3 new restaurants in Bangkok

A Culinary Trio, Centara opens 3 new restaurants in Bangkok

Three new dining venues will be open in October 2013 by Centara Hotels & Resorts at two of the company’s newly opened properties in Bangkok.   CHYNA is located at Centra Central Station Hotel Bangkok, which is near to Hua Lamphong mainline railway terminus, and has spectacular views over Chinatown and the city. The restaurant has […]

| September 13, 2013
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The LAB opens door to help you find your inner athlete

The LAB opens door to help you find your inner athlete

A brand new playground in the heart of Bangkok The LAB, a truly exciting totally new concept to fitness training in Bangkok, is proud to announce the launch of its new state of art facility on the 2nd Floor, RSU Tower, at the corner of Sukhumvit 31, only 2 minutes walk from BTS Phrom Phong […]

| September 12, 2013
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New Rooftop in Bangkok.

New Rooftop in Bangkok.

Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok is ready to open“Chili Hip”and “WALK” restaurant and bar on this October 2013 to become a new meeting point for people who like to have fun and chill out offering a refined dining experience to suit all occasions and providing the best panoramic city view. With the City of Bangkok […]

| September 11, 2013
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Bangkok Airways the first foreign carrier in Nay Pyi Taw

Bangkok Airways the first foreign carrier in Nay Pyi Taw

Bangkok Airways, has recently announced its latest expansion to Myanmar by offering non-stop flights from Bangkok to Nay Pyi Taw, the capital city of The Republic of the Union of Myanmar. Commencing on 30 September 2013, the airline will be the first scheduled foreign air carrier to service this route and the only Thai airline […]

| August 22, 2013
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Emirates’ Airbus 319 Luxury Private Jet Service

Emirates’ Airbus 319 Luxury Private Jet Service

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, has announced the launch of its luxury private jet service which can now be booked on www.emirates-executive.com. Customers seeking unsurpassed luxury in travel can book a tailor-made experience on Emirates Executive, the ultra-spacious Airbus 319 aircraft, and enjoy new technology and design to meet the most discerning […]

| August 16, 2013
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Ruffino opens restaurant at Centara Grand Phratamnak

Ruffino opens restaurant at Centara Grand Phratamnak

Centara Grand Phratamnak Resort Pattaya will open first restaurant in Asia branded by famed Italian wine house of Ruffino. Centara Grand Phratamnak Resort Pattaya will feature the first restaurant in Asia to be branded with the name of the famed Italian wine house Ruffino. To be named Ruffino Restaurant & Lounge, this signature restaurant will be […]

| August 14, 2013
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Japan Free Visa by Agoda

Japan Free Visa by Agoda

Agoda.com prepares hotel deals for Thais in visa-free Japan Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is providing amazing deals in some of Japan’s top destinations to celebrate the decision of the Japanese Foreign Ministryto relax visa requirements for certain ASEAN countries.   The decision, which went into effect […]

| August 1, 2013
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TRIPADVISOR REVEALS POPULAR TEMPLES IN THAILAND

TRIPADVISOR REVEALS POPULAR TEMPLES IN THAILAND

Buddhism is an important way of life for many Thais. July marks the celebration of two important Buddhist festivals, where locals throughout Thailand will visit temples and ask for blessings. Wan Asanha Bucha which falls on Monday, July 22 is a Buddhist festival that takes place during the full moon of the eighth lunar month. It […]

| July 30, 2013
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lebua honored with the “Thought Leaders Awards for Innovation in Hospitality”

lebua honored with the “Thought Leaders Awards for Innovation in Hospitality”

lebua Hotels and Resorts, a refined luxury brand of hotels and restaurants has been selected as “Thought Leaders Awards for Innovation in Hospitality” by the Stars of the Industry Group, India. The award aims to recognize hotels around the globe that have made their mark in bringing about a change in organizations and society at […]

| July 30, 2013
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Trip Advisor’s Award of Excellence for MEA Sathorn Vista

Trip Advisor’s Award of Excellence for MEA Sathorn Vista

There’s a certain power inherent to a collective opinion, especially when it comes to the hospitality industry. So when TripAdvisor looks to its bastion of reviewers to identify the best of the best, the results are bound to be reliable. Enter the Certificate of Excellence, an award bestowed on only the top-performing 10 percent of […]

| June 27, 2013
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nahm voted ‘world’s 50 best restaurants’ in 2013

nahm voted ‘world’s 50 best restaurants’ in 2013

nahm, the award-winning restaurant from chef David Thompson at Metropolitan by COMO, Bangkok, has been ranked 32nd on the list of the ‘World’s 50 Best Restaurants’, sponsored by San Pellegrino and Acqua Panna. The restaurant moves up 18 places from last year, when it was first included in the prestigious awards list. Accepting the accolade, […]

| June 12, 2013
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GET READY TO ROCK ALOFT HOTELS

GET READY TO ROCK ALOFT HOTELS

Aloft Hotels, the brand that has taken the industry by storm, is set to rock Asia Pacific with the return of its sizzling smash-hit “Live atAloft Hotels” live music platform series. Starting from 31 May 2013, Aloft will showcase the hottest on-the-verge artists and bands at Aloft Beijing, Haidian; Aloft Bengaluru Whitefield; Aloft Bangkok – Sukhumvit 11; and Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, offering the latest trend […]

| June 12, 2013
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