Dubai reopens borders to international tourists

Dubai is opening its borders to international tourists and visitors from today (July 7), whilst continuing its commitment to assure the safety and well-being of all, implementing new, transparent, and easy to follow travel guidelines. The city is ready to welcome visitors and has regained its vibrant energy following the reopening of attractions, facilities and … Read more

Uttarakhand opens its doors for tourism, no quarantine period for tourists

Tourists coming from other states to Uttarakhand will be able to tour the state without stopping, without being quarantined, with reports of Covid-19 being negative. The Char Dham Yatra will currently be available only to the residents of Uttarakhand. Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj said “Tourists from other states are welcome in Uttarakhand’s Devbhoomi. Hopefully, every … Read more

Genting Cruise Lines announces Explorer Dream as the first cruise ship to receive CIP-M certification by DNV GL

Genting Cruise Lines is pleased to announce that Dream Cruises’ Explorer Dream is the first cruise ship in the industry to receive the Certification in Infection Prevention for the Maritime industry (CIP-M) from the world’s leading classification society, DNV GL. The CIP-M certification of Explorer Dream is timely and in conjunction with Dream Cruises’ recent … Read more

Turkish Airlines, the busiest operator in Eurocontrol after restarting domestic and intl. flights

Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries than any other airline, was reported as the busiest operator in Europe last week after successfully restarting domestic and international passenger operations. On June 17, 2020, Turkish Airlines had 400 flights in Eurocontrol area for the first time an airline has that number since March 24, 2020. EUROCONTROL is … Read more

Crystal Cruises receives Blue Circle Environmental Award

The Port of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada has recognized Crystal Cruises with a 2019 Blue Circle Award as part of the port’s EcoAction Program, which encourages efforts above and beyond requirements in order to reduce air emissions and carbon footprint. The awards are given to cruise lines and other marine carriers who maintain the highest standards … Read more

Madhya Pradesh re-opens its tourist destinations

Madhya Pradesh re-opens its State Tourism Development Corporation Hotels, Resorts and many private Hotels at tourist destinations for tourists and Hoteliers, Promoting Domestic Tourism allowing in tourists from within the Country. Madhya Pradesh Forest Department has also issued a circular regarding re-opening of National Parks from 15th June 2020. National Park’s Buffer Zone will remain … Read more

Dubai Tourism shows commitment to Indian trade partners with webinars and virtual gaming event

As Dubai readies itself to open its doors to visitors from around the world, the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is focused on assuring travelers and trade partners of the city’s ability to not only receive guests safely and allow for a well-rounded destination experience; but also be able to ensure that … Read more

Sri Lanka to welcome tourists from August 1, 2020

  Sri Lanka Tourism opens for international tourists from 1st August 2020 Sri Lanka, the island of Paradise in the Indian Ocean, is ready to welcome global travelers from all countries  starting from 1st August 2020, following the country’s successful containment of COVID-19. Kimarli Fernando, Chairperson of Sri Lanka Tourism, announced; “Sri Lanka Tourism will … Read more

Culture Ministry nods to open 820 centrally ASI protected monuments with places of worship from tomorrow

Union Minister for Culture & Tourism (I/C) Prahlad Singh Patel announced that Culture Ministry has approved opening of 820 centrally protected monuments under the Archeological Survey of India which have places of worship from June 8, 2020. Patel also said that all the protocols issued by the MHA and the Health ministry will be followed … Read more

Singapore Airlines Boosts Health and Safety Measures

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has introduced a range of health and safety initiatives, and enhanced several existing measures, in recent weeks as part of a comprehensive review of the end-to-end customer journey. This has allowed SIA to refine the travel experience based on the advice of medical experts, regulators and partners, as well as feedback from … Read more