hong kong

Aviation

Virgin Australia to withdraw Hong Kong services

Virgin Australia’s turbulent time in the Hong Kong market is set to end amid ongoing civil unrest and growing concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

Destination Wrap: NZ Festival of the Arts, Solomons PM stresses low-cost, high-impact tourism strategy + MORE!

Given yesterday’s public holiday, we almost decided to skip this week’s Destination Wrap. But, as you’ll discover here, there’s just too much happening!

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Virgin Australia targets more sustainable Hong Kong service in closer co-op with Virgin Atlantic

by Christian Fleetwood

The Australian consumer watchdog has green-lighted Virgin Australia’s request to further its partnership with Virgin Atlantic. Here’s what that means for your clients.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

Destination Wrap: Venice’s new tourist tax, Tokyo hit by typhoon, California bans mini-hotel shampoo bottles + MORE!

Our favourite part of Monday morning is putting together this delightful wrap up of destination news for our faithful readers. Just kidding! We don’t like anything about Mondays.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

REVEALED: The 10 most popular cities for international travellers (and six are in Asia)

The world’s most popular cities for international travellers have been revealed, and TW can confirm that neither Tamworth nor Dubbo made the list.

Share

CommentComments

Hotels

Ovolo Group boss calls for industry assistance during “trying times” in Hong Kong, as protests continue

by Christian Fleetwood

Ovolo Group’s founder and CEO has called on Hong Kong’s government to lend a helping hand to tourism operators amidst ongoing pro-democracy protests.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

REVEALED: The top 10 cities for street food

New research has revealed a hit list for street-food-savvy travellers, and we promise you don’t have to eat a grasshopper at any of them. Unless you want to, of course.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Chaos continues in Hong Kong, with flights cancelled after protestors target airport

It appears the protestors in Hong Kong aren’t going away any time soon, causing more disruptions to the destination’s transport hubs over the weekend.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Joyce says Qantas will cut capacity on Hong Kong flights due to ongoing protests

by Christian Fleetwood

Qantas’ bookings to Hong Kong are down 10 per cent amid the ongoing pro-democracy protests, forcing the airline to cull capacity.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Flights resume as Hong Kong airport shuts out protesters

After five consecutive days of disruption, things appear to be returning to normal at one of the world’s busiest airports, with the help of new security measures.

Share

CommentComments

Destinations

VA flights delayed at Hong Kong Airport as protesters clash with police

Pro-democracy protesters have brought Hong Kong International Airport to a standstill for a second day, with an Aussie airline among those effected by the sit-in.

Share

CommentComments

Aviation

Hong Kong protests: Qantas and VA grounded, Cathay Pacific heeled by Beijing

Australia’s two main airlines are among the carriers affected by airport-wide flight chaos in and out of Hong Kong. Here’s what you need to know.

Share

CommentComments