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SOFITEL SO BANGKOK STARTS THE NEW YEAR 2016 WITH 50 AWARDS and “SO 50”CAMPAIGN

SOFITEL SO BANGKOK STARTS THE NEW YEAR 2016 WITH 50 AWARDS and “SO 50”CAMPAIGN

As Sofitel So Bangkok gets into the groove for the new year, it’s time to celebrate the achievements of 2015 – the year that the hotel passed its 50th award milestone. Of the 17 awards received in 2015, accolades included “Best Hotel in Asia Pacific” at the International Hotel Awards 2014, recognition as one of […]

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Thailand drills down to drive domestic travel

Thailand drills down to drive domestic travel

Thailand will boost domestic tourism as part of its objectives to achieve sustainability in tourism, H.E. Deputy Prime Minister, Somkid Jatusripitak, told a press briefing Monday, along with top officials from the Ministry of Tourism and Sports and Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), as well as public and private sectors that involve in the tourism […]

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Best Western Adds New Premier Resort in Phuket, Thailand

Best Western Adds New Premier Resort in Phuket, Thailand

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans to open a new upscale resort on the ever-popular resort island of Phuket.  The company has penned an agreement to operate the brand new BEST WESTERN PREMIER Himalai Resort, which will rise in the idyllic Kamala area of the island. Kamala Beach is a stunning stretch of golden […]

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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ASEAN rides the waves with launch of south-east Asia cruise brand

ASEAN rides the waves with launch of south-east Asia cruise brand

ASEAN members unveiled the inaugural Cruise south-east Asia brand today, taking another step towards establishing the region as a cruising region of choice. The brand was launched by the ASEAN Tourism Ministers on the last day of the ASEAN Tourism Forum at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, and bears the tagline, ‘Feel the warmth’. It emphasises […]

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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ASEAN Tourism Ministers launch ATSP 2016-2025 at ATF

ASEAN Tourism Ministers launch ATSP 2016-2025 at ATF

  The ten ASEAN tourism ministers collectively launched the ASEAN Tourism Strategic Plan (ATSP) 2016-2025 at the Tourism Ministers’ press conference on the 22nd January during the 35th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) held in Manila, the Philippines.The vision of the ATSP is: ‘By 2025, ASEAN will be a quality tourism destination offering a unique, diverse […]

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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SO SOFITEL HUA HIN TO OPEN IN ICONIC RESORT DESTINATION

SO SOFITEL HUA HIN TO OPEN IN ICONIC RESORT DESTINATION

SO Sofitel Hua Hin, scheduled to open in February 2016, offers an imaginative beachside escape for guests seeking a luxurious, playful retreat. The resort, which features private access to Cha-am beach, is conveniently located two and a half hour’s drive from Bangkok. “SO Sofitel Hua Hin acknowledges the growing market of travellers, particularly in Thailand […]

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Dream Phuket Hotel & Spa Opens

Dream Phuket Hotel & Spa Opens

Singapore commercial real estate developer Castlewood Group has announced the launch of their flagship luxury hotel development in Phuket, the Dream Phuket Hotel & Spa. This is the first project cementing the recently established strategic partnership with Début Hotel Group – a part of renowned New York-based Hampshire Brand, Hotel and Asset Management – for […]

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
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ATF Delegates All Set For 2016 Edition In Manila, Philippines

ATF Delegates All Set For 2016 Edition In Manila, Philippines

The 35th instalment of the ASEAN Travel Forum (ATF) is set to showcase products and services from over 40 destinations across the 10 ASEAN countries, with a representation of more than 450 exhibition booths on the show floor. Host Philippines is showcasing 13 regions from across the country. Manila’s Entertainment City will be home to key […]

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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New MekongTourism.org website wins prestigious award

New MekongTourism.org website wins prestigious award

The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) today announced it has won a 2015 Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Adrian Award for innovative website design and cutting edge marketing practices, for the recently re-launched MekongTourism.org digital platform.  “The HSMAI Adrian Awards have become the world’s most renowned and prestigious web marketing competition dedicated to […]

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Bring Kids to Jump N Bounce with Happy Children’s Day

Bring Kids to Jump N Bounce with Happy Children’s Day

In celebration of Children’s Day this coming Saturday 9th of January 2016, families can enjoy a fun day at Bounce Thailand, Asia’s Largest Trampoline Arena, on the 5th floor of The Street Ratchada Shopping Complex, 10.00 am – 10.00 pm.  Price is at THB. 190 net per hour for children (3 to 11 years old), […]

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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AVANI Riverside Bangkok Set to Re-energise Thailand’s River of Kings

AVANI Riverside Bangkok Set to Re-energise Thailand’s River of Kings

A new star is ready to shine fresh light on the banks of Bangkok’s picturesque Chao Phraya River with the opening of AVANI Riverside Bangkok Hotel in April 2016. Rising 26-storeys, AVANI Riverside Bangkok overlooks the city’s bustling waterway and will boast uninterrupted views across Asia’s most dynamic city. Each of the 251 stylish guest rooms […]

| December 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
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INTERCONTINENTAL BANGKOK WELCOMES MICHAEL LEARNS TO ROCK

INTERCONTINENTAL BANGKOK WELCOMES MICHAEL LEARNS TO ROCK

InterContinental Bangkok, led by Simon J. Hall, Area Director of Sales and Marketing (Thailand) – InterContinental Hotels Group, welcomed Michael Learns to Rock. The Danish pop-rock band was in Bangkok for their show in Thailand – Michael Learns To Rock 25th Anniversary Live in Bangkok – held recently at Royal Paragon Hall. From left to […]

| December 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
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V Villas Hua Hun won The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards

V Villas Hua Hun won The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards

V Villas Hua Hin is led and was represented by the Resort’s Resident Manager, Mr. Chainarong Pipitweeranund (centre), who recently attended the 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony to receive the resort’s trophy at a ceremony held at the Harbour Grand Hong Kong. V Villas Hua Hin has officially won the Global Winner of […]

| December 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Anantara’s Elephant Parade Opening at Siam Paragon

Anantara’s Elephant Parade Opening at Siam Paragon

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas along with Elephant Parade® and Siam Paragon Shopping Center had recently launched the world’s largest open air art exhibition – Elephant Parade Bangkok 2015 – in the heart of the Thai capital. The exhibition, featuring eighty eight brightly decorated elephant statues has been staged to honour the 88th birthday of […]

| December 11, 2015 | 1 Comments
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The openning of UNO MAS at Centara Grand at CentralWorld

The openning of UNO MAS at Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Featuring stunning panoramic views of the Bangkok skyline, an inspired menu celebrating Spanish and Mediterranean cuisines, and an outstanding wine list, UNO MAS at Centara Grand at CentralWorld offers city diners another outstanding destination in a spectacular setting. UNO MAS, Spanish for “one more” is split into three unique zones on the 54th floor of […]

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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X2 River Kwai Launches Brand-New XFloat Cabin

X2 River Kwai Launches Brand-New XFloat Cabin

X2 River Kwai introduces brand-new, contemporary luxury-design rooms, XFloat Cabin, the one and only designed floating cabin in Asia, launching this November.Ready just in time for the holiday season, the XFloat Cabin is the perfect overnight getaway for couples and travellers, providing the chance to awaken from a water-lulled sleep and greet the morning on […]

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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