Ecuador seeks to partner with India for ‘Survival Tourism’

In an exclusive conversation with TravelScapes, HéctorCuevaJácome, the Ambassador of Ecuador to India revealed that the country is looking forward to introducing the concept of ‘Survival Tourism’, which would require a trade of medicinal and surgical logistics from India. As remedial amenities in South America is expensive than India’s, Jácome believes that this would boost … Read more

Swarovski Crystal Worlds introduces new family attraction

Spanish designer Jaime Hayon has developed the concept of creating a unique carousel that will awe the visitors of Swarovski Crystal Worlds, located in Wattens, Austria. Hayon starts every project by forming shapes in his mind, which later becomes a sketch where he combines the different shapes envisioned to create a detailed designed. The carousel, … Read more

OMAN TOURISM STRENGTHENS ITS OUTREACH IN INDIA WITH THREE-CITY ROADSHOW

The Ministry of Tourism, Oman successfully conducted roadshows in Bangalore, Pune and Mumbai on May27th, 29th and 31st 2019 respectively, to strengthen its outreach among the travel trade fraternity in India. In an effort to retain the growth momentum of Indian arrivals into Oman, the Ministry along with destination management companies, hotels, attraction operators and … Read more

MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS INDIA RELAXES TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR TRAVELLING TO SRI LANKA

Ministry of External Affairs of India has recentlyannounced that its travel advisory on Sri Lanka has been scaled down given that national security is stable and the country is returning to normalcy. SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and one of the leading airlines that connect India to the world, expresses its gratitude … Read more

THE IMPERIAL INITIATED ‘RIDE FOR GREEN’ THIS WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY

‘RIDE FOR GREEN’, an initiative by The Imperial, New Delhi was undertaken for the first time on occasion of World Environment Day to promote responsible conduct to preserve the environment. A cycle rally with associates was organized to highlight alternative practices to “Beat Air Pollution” in alignment with the United Nation’s theme for this year. … Read more

MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS INDIA RELAXES TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR TRAVELLING TO SRI LANKA

Ministry of External Affairs of India has recentlyannounced that its travel advisory on Sri Lanka has been scaled down given that national security is stable and the country is returning to normalcy. SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and one of the leading airlines that connect India to the world, expresses its gratitude … Read more

Head to the lesser explored ?Salalah? for quick weekend getaway

Head to the lesser explored ?Salalah? for quick weekend getaway Ideal time of the year to visit Salalah is between June to September Salalah, the second largest city situated in the Dhofar region (south) of Oman, is blessed with distinctive natural diversity where the coast blends with the mountains and the desert in wonderful harmony … Read more

Global tourism surges six per cent in January-April

Global tourism surges six per cent in January-April International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by six per cent in January-April of 2017 compared to the same period last year, with business confidence reaching its highest levels in a decade. Sustained growth in most major destinations and a steady rebound in others drove results. Prospects for May-August … Read more

Dubai observes increase in Indian numbers; records 1 million in the Q1 of 2017

Dubai observes increase in Indian numbers; records 1 million in the Q1 of 2017 Almost all of Dubai’s top 20 inbound visitor source markets saw positive or near stable year-on-year performances in H1 (first half) 2017, with five of the top 10 delivering standout double-digit growth. India continued to top the list of traffic generators, … Read more