News: Tourism

Centara World Masters Golf Championship returns after a two-year hiatus

Centara Hotels and Resorts is to host the Centara World Masters Golf Championship in Hua Hin Thailand this May, as the world’s leading club golfers return to Thailand following a…

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Apr 12, 2022 Events / Golf / Hospitality / Tourism /


Lotte World Busan theme park cost less to design and build than a single large attraction at Disney or Universal Studios

Hollywood-based Legacy Entertainment, the designers of Lotte World Adventure Busan - the new recently opened Lotte World theme park in South Korea - hope that the park will represent a…

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Apr 11, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Tourism /


Expo 2020 Dubai welcomed more than 24 million visits over its six months

The organisers of the ‘world’s greatest show’, Expo 2020 Dubai, have advised that over its 182 days the event attracted 24,102,967 visits. Running for six months prior to…

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Apr 9, 2022 Culture / Entertainment / Events / Technology / Tourism /


Ardent Leisure to sell USA-based Main Event division and focus on Australian attractions

Ardent Leisure Group has announced that it is to sell its USA-based Main Event division to restaurant and arcade chain operator Dave & Buster's Entertainment for $1.1 billion…

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Apr 7, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Recreation / Tourism /


SiteMinder unveils next generation platform to make hotel technology universal

As hotel bookings in Australia return to pre-pandemic levels, Australia-headquartered SiteMinder, the world’s leading open hotel commerce platform, has unveiled the next generation of…

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Apr 6, 2022 Hospitality / Technology / Tourism /


Sustainability Officer appointed to reduce carbon footprint of Vietnamese hotel

The 580-room Alma Resort on Vietnam’s south central coast has appointed Vu Ngoc Linh as its first sustainability officer. Vu Ngoc Linh, a hospitality professional with more than a…

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Apr 5, 2022 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /


Korea’s Lotte Corporation opens new theme park in southern city of Busan

South Korean multinational conglomerate corporation Lotte Corporation has opened its second theme, Lotte World Adventure, in the southern port city of Busan. The development of the new…

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Apr 4, 2022 ByJames Croll Attractions / Entertainment / Tourism /


Avani+ Hua Hin Resort offers recently launched VLCC wellness concept

Thailand’s Avani+ Hua Hin Resort is now offering the recently launched VLCC wellness concept which combines modern medical testing and diagnostics with complementary Ayurveda…

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Apr 4, 2022 Fitness / Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /



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