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Macao celebrates 20th anniversary in 2019

Macao celebrates 20th anniversary in 2019

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Macao being returned to China from Portuguese control, which means celebrations in the region abound.

9 reasons to buy the new Vacations & Travel Culture issue

V&T announced as nominees in prestigious 2019 Publish Awards

Vacations & Travel magazine is thrilled to have been shortlisted in the prestigious 2019 Publish Awards hosted by Mumbrella.

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens after restoration

Iconic Raffles Singapore reopens after restoration

One of the world’s most iconic hotels, Raffles Singapore, has officially reopened after a two-year-long restoration – its first in nearly 30 years.

Coral Expeditions announces Indigenous Art cruise

Coral Expeditions announces Indigenous Art cruise

Coral Expeditions has announced an Indigenous Art cruise sailing from Darwin to Cairns, exploring the northern Australian coastline along the way.

Handy new updates to Google Translate app

Google has just made some upgrades to the Google Translate app, including handy new enhancements to the instant camera translation feature.

Thredbo is now powered by renewable energy

Thredbo is now powered by renewable energy

Thredbo, one of Australia’s most prominent ski resorts, has recently announced that all its major resort operations will now be powered by renewable energy.

Hayman Island by InterContintental welcomes first guests

Hayman Island by InterContintental welcomes first guests

Following a $135 million refurbishment, Hayman Island by InterContinental officially welcomed its first guests at the beginning of the month.

New itinerary for Kimberley cruisers

Coast and coral: new itinerary for Kimberley cruisers

True North Adventure Cruises has announced a new itinerary that includes the Kimberley Coast as well as Rowley Shoals.

100% Pure Welcome

See New Zealand’s breathtaking new campaign

Tourism New Zealand’s latest campaign is a moving ode to the breathtaking country and the generous, warm people who live there.

The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official travel warning issued by the Australian government for Sri Lanka has been lowered from a Level 3 to a Level 2.

Lindblad Expeditions to become 100% carbon neutral

Lindblad Expeditions becomes carbon neutral

Expedition company Lindblad Expeditions will be carbon neutral from 2019, offsetting emissions from its ships and land-based operations.

One&Only wellness

Science-based wellness treatments at One&Only

Ultra-luxury resort brand One&Only is taking its wellness offering to the next level with the announcement of a new partnership with Chenot.