We are delighted to announce that Destination Asia Indonesia, Destination Asia Malaysia and Destination Asia Singapore are now Travelife engaged. Over the coming months they will report on over 200 criteria to Travelife with the goal of achieving Travelife Partner
The Asia region is poised for an outpouring of product development to cater to the growing expedition cruising market. Although not all vessels are scheduled to call Asia home, starting this year we will see the first of 23 expedition ships on order, join the niche market segment.
Cruise Asia by Destination Asia – the continent’s leading shoreside services and excursion provider, will be exhibiting at Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale from 6-8 March 2017.
Adding to the ASEAN Tourism Strategic Plan 2016-2025, tourism ministers also adopted the ASEAN declaration on cruise tourism. According to the declaration, ASEAN is supporting the aim to further develop and fortify cruise tourism due to the continued high economic tourism growth generated by the cruise tourism industry in the region.
Located on the East coast of Java, the Port of Tanjung Wangi features the ability to handle ships with a 518 meter wharf and functional passenger terminal. The area is home to many natural history and water-focused excursions which can be incorporated into a successful port of call.
Take some time out to explore the little-known village of Thaketa, located southeast of Yangon and made up of several independent, family-run craft workshops. On arriving to the outskirts of the village, passengers hop into a trishaw and enter Thaketa by pedal-power.
Following long term efforts to steer operations along a more sustainable path and improve social and environmental impacts, Destination Asia Thailand has been awarded Partner status by Travelife. Travelife, which was originally established with the support of European travel associations, … Continued
Two exciting terminal projects in Asia, one just completed and another just beginning have caught our attention in recent weeks.