News: Tourism

Bali set to reopen to international travellers as of July

The Indonesian holiday island of Bali will welcome back international tourists as of next month despite fears that the nation is on the brink of another outbreak. Closed to most…

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Jun 8, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Finance / Government / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Polin Waterparks announce new Operations Director

Polin Waterparks have appointed a new Operations Director - Koray Özbulut - who has been working as Production and Innovation Director at Polin Waterparks since 2018. Özbulut will…

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Jun 2, 2021 Aquatics / Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

Indonesia anticipates welcoming International Visitors in July 2021

The Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy announced at the Arabian Travel Market Dubai 2021 that preparations are underway to partially reopen its borders to international…

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Jun 2, 2021 Events / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Theme park tickets and airline rewards offered as incentives for vaccination uptake

Airline tickets, staycations, and theme park deals are among the potential free offerings from business sectors looking to boost vaccination rates. With plans for Hong Kong’s…

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Jun 2, 2021 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Safety / Ticketing / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

Westin Hotels and Resorts unveil wellness campaign

Westin Hotels and Resorts - part of Marriott Bonvoy's international portfolio of 30 hotel brands - today unveiled the next evolution of its wellness-focused ‘Let's Rise’…

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May 28, 2021 Fitness / Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Shanghai Disneyland trial enhancement of facial recognition technology

Shanghai Disneyland is the latest Disney theme park to test facial recognition technology, after a similar trial at Magic Kingdom in Florida. Starting the trial operation yesterday (26th…

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May 27, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Security / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

Global Wellness Institute predicts more sophisticated medical wellness destinations

The Global Wellness Institute has highlighted that COVID awakened the need for better integration between the wellness industry and the healthcare sector and that we are on the cusp of…

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May 27, 2021 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Phuket Sandbox confirmed for 1st July reopening to vaccinated international tourists

Phuket is preparing to welcome vaccinated international tourists arriving mainly from the UK, France, Germany and Scandinavia – when the island reopens on 1st July. The…

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May 26, 2021 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

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