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  • Phillipa Harrison promoted to Managing Director of Tourism Australia
    Tourism Australia has today confirmed Phillipa Harrison as the organisation’s new Managing Director.Ms Harrison was previously Tourism Australia’s Executive General Manager International, overseeing a network of international offices spanning 12 countries and managing airline relationships and distribution channels.The promotion sees Ms Harrison become the national tourism organisation’s first ever female head and comes after a […]
  • Switzerland's Zermatt First Euro Destination on Ikon Pass
    Switzerland has become the first European destination partner to join the Ikon Pass.With access to snow in 41 destinations across five continents Ikon Pass holders now also have seven-day access to Zermatt and the Matterhorn ski paradise network, and five-day access on the Ikon Base Pass, with no blackout dates.The Matterhorn occupies more than 3,500 […]
  • #WIN Discover Inspiring Experiences to Transform Your Life with Lonely Planet's #Travel Goals
    A modern bucket list for responsible, healthy, feel-good travel, Lonely Planet's Travel Goals is published this month.Lonely Planet recently surveyed more than 7,500 members of its dedicated community of travellers from around the world, with 92% of respondents saying they see travel as "an opportunity for positive change".  In addition, 68% of those surveyed said […]
  • Evergreen launches new brochure - Egypt, Jordan and Israel 2020/21
    … with new Israel extensions….. Evergreen has launched its 2020/21 Egypt and Jordan brochure with a new extension to Israel. "With a very positive reaction to the launch of our Egypt and Jordan product last year, we have extended our program in 2020/21 with the introduction of an Israel extension," said Angus Crichton, Director Sales, […]
  • Macao: UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy
    Macao’s highly acclaimed standing as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy goes far beyond the dinner table.Home to one of the world’s earliest forms of fusion cuisine, this popular Asian centre has its sights firmly set on sustainability and avoiding food wastage, important ingredients to not only promoting its stance on a worldwide problem but […]

100 reasons to visit Canberra this spring

100 reasons to visit Canberra this spring As we mark 100 days out from the start of spring, Canberra readies itself for another sensational season of memory-making experiences. The first of the blooms for Australia’s biggest celebration of spring, Floriade (14 September –…

Shanghai City Guide

Shanghai City Guide by Stu Lloyd OVERVIEW Considered the most populous city in the world, Shanghai has meteorically regained its place alongside the world’s great cities such as London, Paris, and New York in the past 10 or 15…

London City Guide

London City Guide by Keith Austin Ever since William the Conqueror consolidated his victory over King Harold at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 with a hefty great castle on the banks of the River Thames, London has been…

Toronto Travel Guide

Toronto Travel Guide by Pip Macken OVERVIEW Canada’s largest city, perched on the tip of Lake Ontario, is a medley of cultures, histories and lifestyles. Toronto’s dynamic blend of distinct neighbourhoods, vibrant downtown scene and non-stop events makes this…

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