Sikkim opens all tourist destinations
Sikkim government’s Tourism and Civil Aviation Department, Additional Secretary, Bandana Chettri said that all the regions of the state under different districts, namely Gangtok, Namchi, Soreng, Pakyong and Gyalshing are safe to visit and the weather conditions in these areas are very soothing in this festive season. “Except for the extreme Northern part of Sikkim which is not accessible, all other destinations of the state are open for tourists,” said an advisory.
Hong Kong’s Disneyland opens first Frozen-themed attraction
Hong Kong Disneyland opened its first Frozen-themed attraction recently as thousands of eager visitors turned up to experience the new rides. Based on Disney’s wildly popular Frozen animation film, the new section of the park features landscapes and characters from the movie and two new rides, a roller coaster and a boat ride that takes visitors through different scenes featured in the film.
Çelebi India elevates ground handling in Ahmedabad
Çelebi India has announced the expansion of its ground handling operations in Ahmedabad, marking a new chapter in its commitment to operational excellence and sustainable practices. Çelebi India recently showcased its capabilities by servicing Thai Air Asia’s inaugural flight from Bangkok to Ahmedabad. This event reinforced Çelebi’s position as the preferred ground-handling partner for leading airlines.
STAAH partners with Tamarind Global
STAAH, a leading provider of distribution and booking technology for the hospitality space, has announced its integration with Tamarind Global Online, a niche booking platform for travel wholesalers and retailers. The connection enables STAAH channel manager customers to seamlessly update their inventory and room rates in real-time to the Tamarind Global booking portal. Founded in 2006, Tamarind Global is a destination and event management company that has been providing customized travel services to both B2B and B2C segments.
“We are extremely happy with the recently concluded Destination Britain India 2023 – a two-day event organised by VisitBritain at the Grand Hyatt, Gurugram. Amidst overwhelming response, the showcase helped us realise that despite a good number of Indian Inbound into Britain, there is demand for more and an immense scope of growth. VisitBritain’s key focus in India is to drive growth outside London through regional gateways, across the seasons. For Indian travellers, UK cities like Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, and Edinburgh hold great value and appeal. With the help of our travel trade industry, we are confident of increasing the Indian inbound numbers to Britain further.”
Country Manager – India, VisitBritain