Bangkok (Thailand) – January 11, 2019 ( – London’s West End Men is a concert bringing together some of the best of musical theatre talent to Thailand for the first time. The cast have all played leading roles in mega musicals on the stage in London, and it is very rare that all of them […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – January 14, 2019 ( – The Thailand Tourism Forum (TTF) will return for its eighth edition on January 21st, 2019, with an action-packed agenda focusing on the mega-projects that are currently transforming the tourism landscape in Bangkok and beyond. Running under the theme “Managing Tourism – Ensuring Great Experiences and Sustainable Outcomes,” […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – January 10, 2019 ( – Savour national specialities infused with Thai water lilies, from flower to root, at Spice Market, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel, from now until 28 February 2019. Chef Warinthorn Sumrithphon, Head Chef at Spice Market carefully prepares a delectable array of local dishes starring a truly Thai ingredient – […]

Langkawi (Malaysia) – January 9, 2019 ( – Trinidad Cigar Company is pleased to announce the official launch of its newest cigar divan, the Trinidad Cigar Divan at Fisherman’s Wharf, Jalan Dato Syed Omar, Kuah, Langkawi. On 11 January 2019, Dato’ Indera Naresh Mohan, CEO of Trinidad Group, along with VIPs including Tunku Puteri Intan […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – January 8, 2019 ( – Twenty-two top chefs from five-star hotels in Thailand and Thai Airways International join together to present their culinary talents creating superb menus using the best quality imported products and pesticide-free vegetables from ‘Jan-Ka-Pak’, Camellia Seed Oil from ‘PatPat’, and ‘coffee’ and the ‘Pagakayaw shawl’ (for auction) from […]

Hua Hin (Thailand) – January 9, 2019 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels and Resorts has announced the signing of a stylish new seafront property in the popular resort town of Hua Hin, on Thailand’s gulf coast. Best Western Plus Carapace Hotel Khao Tao will feature 410 guest rooms and an array of leisure amenities for […]

Rishikesh, Uttarakhand (India) – January 8, 2019 ( – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has gathered a diverse line-up of thought leaders, innovators and pioneers to share their insights and knowledge on one of the fastest growing tourism sectors of travel at the upcoming PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2019 […]

Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – January 7, 2019 ( – Welcome to the first edition of our Volume 3 series. This year is not set to be an easy one for Seychelles as hinted or otherwise echoed by the President of the Republic at his last Press Conference, and also reiterated by the Leader of the […]

Dubai (United Arab Emirates) – January 4, 2019 ( – Only in Dubai set of initiatives will deliver authentic and world-class end-to-end destination experiences across travel touchpoints. Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is rolling out a set of initiatives to deliver end-to-end “Only in Dubai” experiences to ensure tourists get to […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – January 3, 2019 ( – The latest Global Destination Sustainability (GDS) Index has shown Bangkok came in second on the list of Asian destinations ranked. The rating, which measured by social and environmental sustainability strategies, industry supplier support, and Convention Bureau strategy and initiatives, also accentuated TCEB’s performance as a top scorer […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – January 2, 2019 ( – The Tourism Authority of Thailand and Iconsiam Co., Ltd. in collaboration with The Iconsiam Residence Corporation Ltd., The Iconsiam Superlux Residence Corporation Ltd., and the largest coalition of public and private sector organisations including Association of Chao Phraya Commerce, Marine Department, Siam Commercial Bank, TRUE Corporation Public […]

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) – January 2, 2019 ( – The African Union’s (AU) long held ambitions for a fully integrated continent is closer to becoming reality this year thanks the vision of one particularly ambitious airline and more governments tweaking their visa policies for fellow Africans. Almost three decades after it was first proposed, African […]

Madrid (Spain) – December 27, 2018 ( – The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), together with the European Travel Commission (ETC) launched a new report on health tourism. Part of their joint research programme, the study is the first attempt to set a coherent conceptualization of health tourism and define the motivations behind travellers looking for […]

South Male Atoll ( Maldives) – December 29, 2018 ( – Ushering in the new year with a bright contemporary look, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort unveils luxuriously refurbished beach villas. Nestled in lush foliage along silvery shores, the updated beach villas retain the resort’s relaxed beach ambiance, now with a refreshed palette of sophisticated neutral […]

Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – December 31, 2018 ( – The last day of 2018 has arrived and tomorrow is the New Year. Firstly Happy New Year to all family members, to my friends and acquaintances and to all who have supported me and the Saint Ange Tourism Report in 2018. My friends from the Press […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 24, 2018 ( – More than just a buffet, The Sukhothai Bangkok’s Sunday Brunch is a palate-dazzling showcase of world cuisine! Our legendary Sunday Brunch at Colonnade restaurant is about to become an even more important part of Bangkok’s top culinary landscape. Prepare yourself for an even better Sunday Brunch as […]

Victoria, Mahe (Seychelles) – December 24, 2018 ( – Welcome to Edition 51 of the Saint Ange Tourism Report. Tomorrow is Christmas and I wish to take this opportunity to wish all my family, friends and collaborators in the world of tourism and all my dear friend from the Press Fraternity a Merry Christmas. This […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 20, 2018 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced another successful year in Asia as it introduced innovative new brands and award-winning hospitality to even more guests across the fast-growing region in 2018. Throughout the year, Best Western continued to expand its footprint in a series of key Asian markets. […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 19, 2018 ( – Visionary global hospitality brand, Capella Hotel Group is to unveil its first urban resort in Thailand: Capella Bangkok, set to open in the second quarter of 2019. Taking up residence on the east bank of the legendary River of Kings (Chao Phraya River) the new luxury property […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 20, 2018 ( – Borderless Healthcare Group launches Thailand as the first Egg Capital of the world with the establishment of its high-tech IVF clinic franchise in the Kingdom of Thailand. AI-powered high-tech IVF clinic franchise “” will soon make its debut in Bangkok to democratise women in fertility management. AI-powered […]

Male (Maldives) – December 19, 2018 ( – S Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary Thailand’s Singha Estate PCL, will showcase the cultural charm and diversity of the Maldives as part of its most ambitious development to date and the first phase of the Crossroads Maldives integrated leisure and resort destination. Book your luxury resort in […]

Basel (Switzerland) – December 18, 2018 ( – From 2020, the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva (SIHH) and Baselworld in Basel, the two major events in the watch industry, will synchronise their calendars. In 2020, the SIHH will be held from 26 to 29 April in Geneva, followed immediately by Baselworld from […]

Katowice (Poland) – December 14, 2018 ( – An SDG 17 Partnership, for Climate-Friendly Travel, was announced on 14th December at COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. The partnership between EXO Foundation who support Sustainable Development projects through responsible tourism in South East Asia and SUNx the Strong Universal Network, a legacy program for Maurice Strong […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 14, 2018 ( – Praya Dining at Praya Palazzo relaunches with an exquisite culinary journey through time. The cuisine at Praya Dining is curated to showcase the history, opulence of ingredients and culture of each Siamese era from the ancient Kingdom of Sukhothai until today’s prosperous Rattanakosin. With the relaunch of […]

Buenos Aires (Argentina) – December 13, 2018 ( – Unidigital is the result of the collaboration between the public and private sectors to promote innovation in tourism. It will offer services, products and training in digital transformation in order to allow the most disruptive entrepreneurs in tourism in the Americas to develop their projects. The […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 17, 2018 ( – Anantara Siam Bangkok is proud to present Carnival de Venice at Biscotti from 28 January – 11 February 2019. The festivities will unfold every evening with exquisite Italian food inspired by ingredients from Venice, the home of the Carnival. The carnival is an annual cultural event in […]

Quy Nhon (Vietnam) – December 12, 2018 ( – Minor Hotels announced the opening of Anantara Quy Nhon Villas, Vietnam. The property offers an upscale beachfront hideaway comprising 26 private pool villas inspired by the indigenous beauty of the Vietnamese coastline. Located in a secluded bay amidst 7.2 hectares of landscaped tropical gardens, the resort […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 12, 2018 ( – Gin Mare, the first and authentic Mediterranean Gin, in partnership with B-Delicious and Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20, announced the launch of exclusive Gastromixology competition in Thailand, in partnership with, to discover the perfect food and beverage pairing creations developed by a chef and bartender team in the […]

Katowice (Poland) – December 11, 2018 ( A Climate Resilience partnership, focussed on creating 100,000 Strong Climate Champions by 2030 was announced today at COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. The partnership, which was made in the spirit of SDG-17, is between leading Canadian-based global travel risk management and travel insurance provider Ingle International Inc., and […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 11, 2018 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has launched a brand new website that provides essential information to hotel developers and owners in Asia. The new website, which is now live at, is dedicated to hotel developers and owners, offering a complete source of content for any company […]

Macao (Macao SAR) – December 11, 2018 ( – For the sixth year in a row The Venetian Macao’s superlative Indian restaurant The Golden Peacock has again been awarded a Michelin one-star rating as “high quality cooking, worth a stop”. The Golden Peacock is led by Kerala native and celebrated Senior Chef Justin Paul, who […]

Pattaya (Thailand) – December 11, 2018 ( – Thailand’s based hotel management company, Well Hotels & Resorts announces that it has signed a new upscale lifestyle boutique property, Phratamnak Well Resort Pattaya, which is set to open in late 2019. The agreement includes the pre-opening and full operational management. Phratamnak Well Resort Pattaya is owned […]

Khon Kaen (Thailand) – December 10, 2018 ( – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organise the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2019 in Pattaya, Thailand from November 27 – 29. The announcement was made by PATA CEO Dr. Mario Hardy at the conclusion of the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2018 in Khon […]

Bangkok (Thailand) – December 10, 2018 ( – Issaya Siamese Club is hosting a special charity dinner and auction in collaboration with some of Bangkok’s most talented chefs on 18 December 2018. The dinner and auction will raise funds for underprivileged children and youth in northern Thailand. The dinner and auction will raise funds for […]

Kampala (Uganda) – December 7, 2018 ( – Seychelles former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address at yesterday”s Uganda Civil Aviation Authority’s Aviation Stakeholders Breakfast meeting at the Kampala Serena Conference Centre. Alain St. Ange captured the full house audience’s attention with his […]