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Global Wellness Summit spotlights trend of urban bathhouses

The Global Wellness Summit has spotlighted the trend for the celebration and revitalisation of historic bathing cultures by locals and tourists alike. Don Genders, chair of the Global…

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Mar 3, 2022 Aquatics / Culture / Fitness / Tourism / Wellness /


Dubai celebrates the opening of its Museum of the Future

Dubai has opened its Museum of the Future located next to the Emirates Towers on Sheikh Zayed Road and spanning an impressive 30,000 square metres it comprises seven stories with the 24…

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Feb 23, 2022 Arts / Culture / Education / Technology / Venues /


Anantara Anji Resort offers eco-tourism destination in China

Anantara is expanding its luxury eco-destination offerings by opening Anji Resort in northwestern Zhejiang Province with the property featuring a fitness centre and Anantara Spa with…

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Feb 22, 2022 Culture / Environment / Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /


23rd Biennale of Sydney sees artists and collectives from 33 countries focus on water, ecology and climate

The 23rd Biennale of Sydney - opening free to the public from 12th March to 13th June 2022 - has today announced it will present over 330 artworks by 89 participants in a series of 400…

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Feb 4, 2022 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism / Venues /


Disney Parks celebrate Lunar New Year

Disney Parks from Shanghai Disney Resort and the Disneyland Resort to Hong Kong Disneyland and Disney California Adventure Park are celebrating Lunar New Year. A new lunar year brings…

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Feb 3, 2022 Attractions / Culture / Entertainment / Tourism /


Lunar New Year Festival events launched across multiple Chatswood locations

Willoughby City Council, on Sydney's lower North Shore, has launched the Chatswood Lunar New Year Festival celebrating The Year of the Tiger. Spanning across multiple Chatswood…

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Feb 1, 2022 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


Japan National Tourism Organization looks to promote tourism through culinary experiences

Looking to build on a 2019 survey by the Japan Tourism Agency which revealed that eating local food and tasting Japanese saké were among the activities prospective visitors to Japan…

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Feb 1, 2022 Culture / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism /


Populous share design influences for the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing

With 4th February marking the start of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, global sports architecture firm Populous are sharing background and design influences for the only permanent…

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Jan 28, 2022 Culture / Design / Events / Sport / Venues /



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