Tag: Kerala

India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future
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India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 7, 2019

The India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB), a body sponsored by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, headed by Mr. Suman Billa, ... Read More

National Restaurant Association of India releases Food Services Report
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National Restaurant Association of India releases Food Services Report

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 11, 2019

The National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) released the NRAI India Food Services Report 2019 (NRAI IFSR 2019) on May ... Read More

Somatheeram, world’s first Ayurvedic resort, will join anniversary 25th edition of OTDYKH Leisure 2019
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Somatheeram, world’s first Ayurvedic resort, will join anniversary 25th edition of OTDYKH Leisure 2019

editor editor- April 17, 2019

Somatheeram will, once again, participate at the leading B2B travel exhibition OTDYKH Leisure, which will take place September 10-12, 2019. ... Read More

Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport
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Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Twenty14 Holdings has announced plans to launch Port Muziris – South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel, part of Marriott International, ... Read More

Kannur to Abu Dhabi now on GoAir
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Kannur to Abu Dhabi now on GoAir

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

GoAir’s launch of four new flights between Kannur International Airport (CNN) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), connecting the two ... Read More

India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference brings industry experts together
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India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference brings industry experts together

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 1, 2019

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology inaugurated the 9th India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference ... Read More

India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day
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India’s Millennials prefer non-traditional experiences over romance on Valentine’s Day

editor editor- February 12, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., an integrated travel and travel related financial services company in India, has witnessed a significant demand ... Read More

Kerala mounts campaign to lure domestic tourists
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Kerala mounts campaign to lure domestic tourists

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 30, 2019

Kerala, the southern state in India, has mounted a campaign to get more domestic tourists to the State, which was ... Read More

Airport opening: Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India
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Airport opening: Kannur International Airport in Kerala, India

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018

In Kerala, India, the new Kannur International Airport (KIAL), the fourth international airport in Kerala, commenced operations today as its first ... Read More

Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards
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Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

See the full list of award winners. This year’s awards attracted 200 entries from 87 organisations and individuals worldwide. The ... Read More

PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017
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PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 27, 2017

Winners of the 2017 PATA Grand and Gold Awards are announced today by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). These ... Read More

Foreign tourist arrivals to Kerala plummet
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Foreign tourist arrivals to Kerala plummet

editor editor- October 26, 2012

KOTTAYAM, India - A sharp decline in arrival of foreign tourists to Kerala is causing concern in the tourism industry. ... Read More

Kerala to introduce more facilities for eco-tourists at Arippa forests
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Kerala to introduce more facilities for eco-tourists at Arippa forests

editor editor- August 13, 2012

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India - Kerala government plans to introduce more facilities for tourists at the scenic Arippa forests in the Western ... Read More

Kerala soon to launch its own airline
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Kerala soon to launch its own airline

editor editor- July 23, 2012

Kerala will soon have its own airline ‘Air Kerala’ and the formal announcement in this regard is expected to be ... Read More

Kerala tourism goes after Australian, Scandinavian visitors
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Kerala tourism goes after Australian, Scandinavian visitors

editor editor- October 31, 2011

Thiruvananthapuram, India - The Kerala Tourism Department has kicked off an aggressive marketing drive targeting the emerging global markets, an ... Read More

India mourns popular ecotourism practitioner
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India mourns popular ecotourism practitioner

editor editor- October 21, 2011

Kerala in India is popular for community-based tourism and the Kerala houseboats, or Kettuvallam, are famous for their unique, traditional, ... Read More

Saving Nila River through sketches for a book
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Saving Nila River through sketches for a book

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 11, 2010

Uncontrolled economic development shows its catastrophic consequence in the Indian State of Kerala where the Nila River - once the ... Read More

Kerala Tourism kick starts Dream Season on Thursday
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Kerala Tourism kick starts Dream Season on Thursday

editor editor- April 2, 2010

Kochi - Tourist hotspot Kerala, known the world over for its beauteous backwaters and wildlife, kick-started its 'Dream Season' package ... Read More

Sea plane service for tourists considered in Kerala
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Sea plane service for tourists considered in Kerala

editor editor- March 10, 2010

Thiruvananthapuram - Kerala may have a sea plane service to boost tourism if a study suggests that such a project ... Read More

Kerala’s cruise tourism runs into rough weather
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Kerala’s cruise tourism runs into rough weather

editor editor- January 14, 2010

Hardly six weeks into business, Kerala's cruise tourism product has suffered a setback, with the cruise operator, Louis Cruises deciding ... Read More

Online hotel reservations at Kerala Tourism web site
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Online hotel reservations at Kerala Tourism web site

editor editor- July 3, 2009

The official website of Kerala Tourism - www.keralatourism.org - has introduced an online reservation facility for hotels and resorts within ... Read More

Ayurveda treatment a major draw for tourists in hotels and resorts of Kerala
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Ayurveda treatment a major draw for tourists in hotels and resorts of Kerala

editor editor- February 3, 2009

Having already made its foray into the world of medical tourism, Ayurveda is now becoming the USP (unique selling point) ... Read More

Man arrested for molesting Spanish tourist in Kerala
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Man arrested for molesting Spanish tourist in Kerala

editor editor- November 10, 2008

Kannur (Kerala) - Kerala, a popular destination for foreign tourists, started its annual tourism season on a wrong note with ... Read More

‘Oyster Opera’ attracts tourists
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‘Oyster Opera’ attracts tourists

editor editor- June 3, 2008

Set amidst coconut trees, backwaters and a group of islands is "Oyster Opera", Kerala's first theme village, which despite lacking ... Read More

Showcasing State’s tourism products in Milan
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Showcasing State’s tourism products in Milan

editor editor- February 11, 2008

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Tourism Department’s road show in Milan, organised to promote the destination and its unique tourism products, was an ... Read More

New Year revelry turns sour for tourists in Kerala
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New Year revelry turns sour for tourists in Kerala

editor editor- January 2, 2008

Kochi, January 1 (eTN) - New Year festivities turned into a nightmarish experience for many foreigners at the Fort Kochi ... Read More