Ashwani Nayar appointed as GM of Crowne Plaza, Greater Noida

Hotelier Ashwani Nayar has been appointed General Manager at Crowne Plaza Greater Noida. A passionate hospitality veteran, Nayar…

The Indian travel trade is taking a smarter approach to selling summer packages

Summer vacations today are no longer about sun, sand, and beaches. Nowadays, taking a long break…

India has the potential to develop a thriving domestic cruise business: Nalini Gupta

The growth of Indian cruise passengers will exceed that of China, says Nalini Udai Gupta, Managing…

Why Indian travel agents must start selling MSC Bellissima cruise packages

Here’s what an average Indian traveler looks for when planning a holiday: Good food, great company,…

An Indian rocket scientist turns travel entrepreneur. Here’s how he sells holiday packages

Life offers choices, and more often than not, those choices come with a deadline. When the…

Here’s how Indian women are changing the face of travel trade

About four decades ago, ‘women in travel trade’ was an expression unheard of.  About three decades…

What the Indian cruise industry can look forward to in 2019

Thanks to the initiatives taken by the Indian government, the country’s cruise lines are looking to…

Jammu & Kashmir government takes steps to revive tourism

Seeing is believing. The FAM trip conducted by the department of tourism, Jammu & Kashmir, was…

Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi roots for Indian MICE segment

Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi recently played host to TAFI 2018. Desmond Hatton, General Manager, Dusit Thani…

Taking the road less traveled

A passionate travel entrepreneur has turned a small temple town in Karnataka into a social impact…

India’s Blue Ocean Strategy: More plans for cruise tourism

India’s cruise tourism is beginning to display signs of future potential. The government, as well as…