The Jamaica Tourist Board has reported a significant increase in UK visitors returning to the Caribbean island with more than 15,000 arrivals in January, 18,000 arrivals in December and 16,000 arrivals in November.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts says it will emerge from the pandemic stronger than ever, following its on-going expansion across Asia-Pacific, including the signing of 120 hotels in 2021 and a series of new hotels planned this year.
Saint Lucia and Spain are among the nations relaxing entry requirements. For Saint Lucia, fully vaccinated travellers no longer need to take pre-travel Covid tests, with unvaccinated travellers requiring a negative PCR test. Meanwhile Spain will allow unvaccinated arrivals entry with proof of negative PCR or antigen test.
Portugal’s tourism and hospitality sector is experiencing a strong rebound with the lifting of international travel restrictions. Visitor numbers for February were up by more than 500 per cent year-on-year.
TUI plans to bring around 1.5 million customers to Turkey this summer – increasing its capacity across all markets compared to 2019 levels. One million of these customers will be travelling to Antalya and as a key destination to TUI’s growth strategy, it’s naming one of its newest aircraft Antalya.
The two nations share top spot in the Henley Passport Index - the ranking for the world's passports - with visa-free travel access to 192 countries.
UNWTO has partnered with Zimbabwe's Ministry of Environment, Climate, Tourism and Hospitality Industry to launch the nation’s first National Tourism Satellite Account as it endeavours to rebuild tourism in the aftermath of the pandemic.
Caribbean leaders are aiming to raise intra-regional travel, a topic set to be tackled in an upcoming virtual discussion series presented by the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA).
easyJet and British Airways are among the UK airlines forced to cancel flights due to high levels of Covid-19 sickness among staff, bringing chaos to the Easter holiday exodus.
Formula 1 and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) have announced that the Las Vegas Grand Prix will join the FIA Formula One World Championship from 2023.
With the easing of travel restrictions and reopening of the Malaysian leisure and tourism industry, local residents have sought out to satiate their appetite for adventure and discovery by exploring the many wonderful holiday destinations Malaysia has to offer. From exciting urban quests, to exotic beach escapades, to lofty mountaintop retreats - and everything in between - Malaysia certainly has it all.
Las Vegas to host an impressive range of events including F1, Aerosmith, NFL Experience and Vanderpump.