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ICAO Recommendations Support Industry Restart

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Montreal, Canada, March 23, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council’s approval of the latest recommendations from its Aviation Recovery Task Force (CART). Key outputs include: Recommendations for Temporary liberalization of cargo flights Considering priority vaccination of air crew Increased…

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WTTC Announces Theme and Speakers for Global Summit in Cancun

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Cancun, Mexico, March 22, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / The World Travel & Tourism Council is delighted to announce “Uniting the World for Recovery” as the key theme for its annual Global Summit, taking place in Cancun, Mexico next month. WTTC, which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, is all set to host its highly anticipated 20th Global Summit on April 25-27, in the popular Mexican…

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Journey to Mindfulness by Loy Pela Voyages on Bangkok’s Chao Phraya River

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Bangkok, Thailand, March 22, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / Loy Pela Voyages, Bangkok’s first private river cruise, is launching a new overnight experience centred on mindfulness and nature. As guests set sail towards Thailand’s enigmatic ancient capital of Ayutthaya seeking to find self-enlightenment amid Chao Phraya’s gorgeous scenery, a team of experienced wellness practitioners will be on hand to gently…

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WTTC Welcomes European Commission Proposal for EU Digital Green Certificate

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London, United Kingdom, March 20, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / Gloria Guevara, President & CEO, WTTC said: “The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and its Members say the proposal from the European Commission, which would see all EU member states adopt the Digital Green Certificate, is a major step towards the recovery of Travel & Tourism in the region. “The introduction of the new certificate to…

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10 REASONS TO GO CUCKOO FOR COLOMBIA

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A country of contrasts, unexplored landscapes, vast biodiversity, rich cultures, and ancient histories, Colombia is also known for passionate people and a growing reputation as a leading sustainable, culinary, and LGBT destination. Moreover, ProColombia wants to spread the news that the new-look South American country is also eager to welcome Canadians. During its recent first virtual “Annual…

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‘Virginia is for Lovers’…of Hotels: Delta Hotels by Marriott Virginia Beach Bayfront Suites Joins Growing Marriott Bonvoy Portfolio in the Oceanfront City

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PHOTOS HERE Delta Hotels by Marriott Virginia Beach Bayfront Suites opens on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay – the first hotel on the bay with its own private beach. The 295-room, nine-story hotel focuses on delivering the fundamentals of an optimal travel experience, featuring a clean aesthetic and a modern take on comfort. Guests will be able to enjoy spacious, efficiently designed one- and two…

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ROUND-UP:March 15-19, 2021

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Last week’s news includes more delays at the US-Canada border, mass vaccinations in Cuba, delays for Rocky Mountaineer, a new tourism tax in Cancun, and a border thaw in Iceland. NEWS Non-essential travel restrictions will remain in place at the Canada-US border until at least April 21, a month beyond the last proposed date. Starting April 1, tourists to the Mexican state of Quintana Roo…

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P. Pavilion Launches Nathong Asian Tropical-Style Water Terrace Bar & Restaurant

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Bangkok, Thailand, March 20, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / Nathong Restaurant by P. Pavilion Co., Ltd., who has been in the food and beverage industry for more than 35 years, has recently announces the launch of ‘Nathong Terrace Bar and Restaurant’, renovating its garden and outdoor terrace to be new Bangkok’s modern Asian tropical style outdoor terrace focusing on adding green garden areas relaxing…

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Hotels Across Vietnam Get Behind Earth Hour

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Alma Resort Cam Ranh – In the weeks leading up to Earth Hour, staff at Alma have been collecting plastic garbage, including waste washed up on Long Beach, to craft a 2.6m-long and 2m-high fish statue in readiness for March 27. The bold statement is designed to remind guests and staff alike of the damage plastic polluting the ocean inflicts on marine life and encourage people to recycle plastic…

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Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary Helps Companies with Personalised Wellness Solutions

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Koh Samui, Thailand, March 19, 2021 / TRAVELINDEX / Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary and Holistic Spa, the multi-award-winning wellness sanctuary on the south coast of Koh Samui, has long been a popular destination for in-the-know international travellers who want to re-energise their bodies and minds. Now, following a year of upheaval that has caused borders to close and anxieties to rise…

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