Top 10 booking websites

SiteMinder has revealed the top performing online booking websites for Australian hotel customers.

Branson sets a date

Virgin head Sir Richard Branson has selected 21 February 2011 as the day he will serve AirAsia passengers dressed as a female air stewardess.

Mother Nature puts on spectacular show

A magnificent floating iceberg ‘show’ as a result of two massive calvings is to provide a once in a lifetime experience for visitors to the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park this summer.

Volcano erupts Iceland tourism

Iceland became an overnight tourism hotspot after Eyjafjallajokull volcano erupted earlier this year, the country’s tourism officials said.

Asian airlines increase passenger fuel charge

Passengers flying with All Nippon Airways, Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines can expect a rise in fares after Hong Kong’s Civil Aviation Department approved an increase in passenger fuel charges....

China profiting from world events

STR Global revealed data suggesting China’s hosting of recent global meets, such as the Shanghai World Expo and the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, has boosted revenue for both cities.

Christchurch Shines in 2011

Christchurch & Canterbury’s hosting prowess will be showcased throughout 2011 as the region welcomes visitors from around the world for a number of exciting and high profile international events.