Red Dot Representations to market Regency Travel and Tours in India
Red Dot Representations have recently won the mandate to represent Qatar’s famed destination management company (DMC) – RegencyTravel and Tours. The development will help Indian MICE and the wedding market to celebrate exhilarating and plush hospitality and excursion experiences in Qatar. Representing Regency Travel & Tours in India, Red Dot Representations will help the DMC to identify and host key corporate and leisure clientele from India to explore Qatar and its well-appointed diverse offerings.
Etihad boosts services to South India
Etihad Airways is set to increase its weekly flight frequency between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and Kochi (COK) by introducing a new daily Airbus A320 service. Starting 29 October, the additional daily service will boost Abu Dhabi–Kochi to 20 flights per week, offering leisure and business travellers greater flexibility and better connectivity to one of South India’s most vibrant cities.
Pride Hotels Group to scale up operations for Pride Biznotel brand
Pride Hotels Group is scaling its operations to focus more on ‘Pride Biznotel’ brand, a moderately priced, upscale, full-service hotel that meets the discerning needs of a business, adventure and leisure traveller. The group has signed and operates approx. 17 properties under the Pride Biznotel brand with a host of banqueting and F&B facilities. As part of its national expansion plans, Pride Hotels will have 100 properties and over 10000 keys by the end of 2030 in various geographic locations.
The Sarai at Toria& Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge win ‘A Hero’s Journey’ Award
In recognition of their extraordinary journey and efforts to address the sustainability solution challenge, The Sarai at Toria near Khajuraho and Panna in Madhya Pradesh as well as The Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge in Nepal were conferred with ‘A Hero’s Journey’ Award at the first edition of the RARE India Conscious Travel Awards. The awards ceremony was held at The Claridges New Delhi as part of The RARE Showcase 2023, the flagship annual event of RARE India.
“It is our pleasure to represent the GDAS BALI RESORT the finest in Ubud, Indonesia, as part of our “Wellness-Collection” offering! Located in the pristine cultural and spiritual hub of Ubud in Bali, Indonesia; the resort promises holistic healing and mind-body rejuvenation, provided by the team of accredited and experienced instructors. The total market size of wellness+medicaltourism in India is projected to reach US$ 13 billion by the end of 2023. So, we are looking at a large under-served travel segment here. By the support of the travel fraternity and other stakeholders in Outbound tour we aim to create an extensive awareness, outreach and guest bookings for this unique luxury resort aptly positioned for the upscale, evolved, mindful Indiantravellers.”
Manas Sinha, Director, ISA Tourism