In-the-Issue

Working out a German package

At the recently-held Germany Travel Mart (GTM) in Dresden, travel agents from around India explored both new and old products as well as held meetings with service providers from every part of Germany. Nisha Verma from Dresden Urjit Thaker, Founder & CEO, World Wide Travels, Ahmedabad If I compare GTM …

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RDTM to woo domestic buyers

Set to be held from July 20-22, 2018 in Jaipur, Rajasthan Domestic Tourism Mart (RDTM) is being organised by the Rajasthan Tourism and FHTR. TT Bureau Buyers from around the country are expected to attend RDTM in Jaipur and explore the properties and experiences of Rajasthan. While preparations for the …

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ADTOI elections on August 11

The Association of Domestic Tour Operators (ADTOI) is set to conduct its elections on August 11, 2018 in New Delhi. TT Bureau ADTOI is all set to elect its new team after two years at The Metropolitan Hotel and Spa, New Delhi—the same venue of its last elections and with …

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Ushering in a trade of freshness

TRAVTALK speaks with six second-generation entrepreneurs who have joined their family business and are blazing a trail for their company with a fresh vision that is in accordance with the changing market dynamics Adl Karim, Director, Creative Tours & Travels When they joined: I joined the company in 2014 and …

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2k meetings at Travel Wedding Show

Pegged at $40 to $50 billion, the Indian wedding industry is the second largest market in the world after the USA, according to a study revealed at 5th Travel Wedding Show, held recently in Jaipur. Kanchan Nath Pegged at $40 to $50 billion, the Indian wedding industry is the second …

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1 year of GST: Sore still?

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) came into effect in July 2017 and shook the entire travel industry. While many said that it simplified processes, others believed that it deviated from the ‘One nation One tax’ idea. TT Bureau EM Najeeb, Senior Vice President, Indian Association of Tour Operators “A …

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Kesari targets North India

With a stronghold in the western region of India, Kesari Tours recorded impressive growth in South India after taking initiatives to promote the company. Its next target is North India. TT Bureau The holiday season for Kesari Tours this year has been showing impressive numbers. Himanshu Patil, Director, Kesari Tours, …

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Sarovar debuts in Jhansi

Nataraj Sarovar Portico Jhansi, Sarovar Hotels’ latest property in Jhansi, is set to strengthen the group’s expansion in the Uttar Pradesh market. TT Bureau With 75 operating hotels across 50 destinations in India and Africa, Sarovar Hotels has now launched its latest property in Jhansi— Nataraj Sarovar Portico Jhansi. The …

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Reunited with Reunion Island

Reunion Island Tourism Board re-appointed Representation World as its official India representative fourth time in a row, with Vineet Gopal as Director—India for the destination. TT Bureau Ecstatic on having Reunion Island again onboard, Vineet Gopal said that he was extremely happy to be re-associated with the destination, especially after …

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Live life resort style at Lords

Lords Hotels & Resorts is set to launch its 16th property in Gujarat with Lords Resort Chotila near the famous Hindu temple in the Rajkot region with the same name. TT Bureau Lords Hotels and Resorts has announced its plans of launching a new resort in Gujarat. Based around Rajkot …

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