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December 1, 2022

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Travel-related news, events, and current affairs all around the globe.

Valencia and WTACH to host first global culture and heritage tourism summit

Visit Valencia has partnered with The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) to host the world’s first tourism summit dedicated to the protection and preservation of culture and […]

HK Disneyland announces new surprises in 2023

To commemorate 17th anniversary celebration at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, a new line-up of events is announced recently for the year 2023. The new year is bound to be a […]

PHL scores back-to-back win in World Travel Awards 2022

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Christina Garcia Frasco expressed her elation as The Philippines is recognized as Asia’s Leading Dive Destination and Asia’s Leading Beach Destination, while Intramuros reclaimed its […]

“The Philippines is the good news story for travel and tourism”- WTTC CEO

World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) President & CEO Julia Simpson, Carnival Corporation President and WTTC Chairman Arnold Donald with DOT Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat held a press conference today to […]

“Sounds More Fun in the Philippines” now on Spotify playlist

The Department of Tourism (DOT) presents the “Sounds More Fun in the Philippines” Playlist, a compilation of specially selected Filipino music that will welcome listeners back to the Philippine destinations […]

Clark International Airport chosen as finalist in Prix Versailles World Selection

The new terminal building of Clark International Airport, which was unveiled to the public last month, is one of the top six finalists in the 2021 World Selection of the […]

New WTTC campaign shows the importance of travel to people and businesses around the world

A global call for governments to restart international travel A new campaign has today been launched by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) in London, United Kingdom, calling on […]

DOT looks at utilizing  IATA Travel Pass

The DOT is in talks with IATA and industry representatives in exploring the use of an app that will assist future airline passengers in facilitating safe and convenient travel. The […]

Travellers should ‘wear to care’ in the new normal says WTTC

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in the new normal of […]

DOT, attached agencies promote digital tourism

With the hampered travel movement brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic situation, work and play are inevitably done online. The evolving crisis and in anticipation of other challenges, the Department […]

Valencia and WTACH to host first global culture and heritage tourism summit

Visit Valencia has partnered with The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) to host the world’s first tourism summit dedicated to the protection and preservation of culture and […]

Subic-Bataan twinning

Subic is to twin with Bataan in offering tour packages spotlighting the historical value of both destinations, in addition to marine and ecotours. This strategy gives an edge to Subic […]

PHITEX 2022 yields record high 173M sales leads

The Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX) 2022 tallied a record-breaking PHP 172,602,851.00 business sales leads in just two days, according to data from the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, the marketing […]

TPB holds first B2B travel trade event

The 2022 Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX), touted as the country’s biggest government organized business-to-business travel trade event in the country, kicks off as a hybrid event at the Marriott Grand […]