When is the best time to go to Malaysia?

"DANCING IN WARM RAIN, MIST RISING FROM THE JUNGLE OR ESCAPING THE HEAT IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED MALL; NO MATTER WHEN YOU VISIT MALAYSIA, EVERY CLOUD HAS A SILVER LINING." Compare Cheap Flights with AirfareWatchDog! Even at night, temperatures rarely fall below 20 degrees (except in the cooler highlands), providing mosquitoes with a plethora of uncovered … Continue reading When is the best time to go to Malaysia?

Which cities in the world are the most luxurious?

The top 20 cities in the globe that provide the most luxury, from designer label stores to 5* hotels and Michelin restaurants, are revealed in a new study. Money.co.uk performed the research, which looked at the number of luxury venues in a city to determine where in the world is genuinely the most opulent. With … Continue reading Which cities in the world are the most luxurious?

Vegetable farms are being built out of abandoned taxis in Bangkok

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage Thailand, taxi drivers in the nation's capital, Bangkok, have come up with a novel approach to protest the government's limitations while simultaneously helping the local populace obtain the needs of everyday life. Taxi drivers in Bangkok have been struggling financially for the past year as visitors, one of … Continue reading Vegetable farms are being built out of abandoned taxis in Bangkok

Emirates introduces first virtual reality app for the airline industry

Emirates Airlines debuted the first airline virtual reality app this week, demonstrating the airline's commitment to using cutting-edge VR technology to reach and engage customers around the world. “Emirates aims to provide innovative and outstanding customer experiences whether onboard, on the ground, or in the digital space. In 2018, we were the world’s first airline … Continue reading Emirates introduces first virtual reality app for the airline industry

UNITED: San Francisco – Orlando (and vice versa). $197. AROUNDTRIP, INCLUDING ALL TAXES

A good sale for nonstop service to/from Orlando The $217 fare is a regular economy fare which allows for normal size carry-on and personal item in addition to advanced seat assignment. United also have a $197 fare but that is a Basic Economy fare. United Basic Economy fares do not allow for any advanced seat … Continue reading UNITED: San Francisco – Orlando (and vice versa). $197. AROUNDTRIP, INCLUDING ALL TAXES

Vrbo’s Fast Start program takes aim at Airbnb and other vacation rental rivals.

Expedia Group has announced that its Vrbo vacation rental brand has launched its Fast Start program in the UK in order to recruit hosts from other vacation rental firms like Airbnb. The new initiative allows property owners to transfer their ratings or Superhost status from other travel sites, improving the visibility of new 4.5* hosts … Continue reading Vrbo’s Fast Start program takes aim at Airbnb and other vacation rental rivals.

The annual Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque is returning

Balloon Fiesta will create a magical world of special-shaped rodeos, sunset glows and colorful skies in Albuquerque from the 2nd to the 10th of October. Cool fall mornings in the Rio Grande Valley are set to provide an otherworldly background for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta's most popular event, the Mass Ascension. Balloon Fiesta in … Continue reading The annual Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque is returning

ETC produces Handbook on Promoting Sustainable Tourism Practices

According to the new Handbook on Encouraging Sustainable Tourism Practices published by the European Travel Commission (ETC), which represents 33 national tourism organizations in Europe, there are many ways that national and local tourism organizations can encourage stakeholders at all levels to incorporate sustainable tourism practices into their daily operations. On account of COVID-19, the … Continue reading ETC produces Handbook on Promoting Sustainable Tourism Practices

As of mid-December, Qantas plans to resume international flights.

This year, Qantas has stated that international flight service will resume in mid-December, but Perth has been left out. The airline is already accepting reservations for flights to London, Vancouver, Singapore, and Los Angeles and Tokyo beginning December 18. While most routes operate out of Melbourne and Sydney, there will be be a few that … Continue reading As of mid-December, Qantas plans to resume international flights.

Month-long celebration of Hispanic culture and heritage.

On September 15, National Hispanic Heritage Month officially begins, a time to commemorate the passion, culture, and history established by members of the Hispanic and Latino community. To describe someone's ethnicity, they use Hispanic (or Latino) (or Latinx, which is more recent). When filling out the 2020 Census form, those who identified as Mexican, Mexican … Continue reading Month-long celebration of Hispanic culture and heritage.