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2014 THAILAND GREEN EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Nov 10, 2014

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The Thailand Green Excellence Travel Awards UK are intended to highlight and further promote Thailand’s dedication to the conservation of its country’s precious natural and cultural resources, and support sustainable tourism development in tandem with the growing concern we all have for our planet. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) was honoured to welcome Her

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THE SUN RISES ON HOTEL JEN BRISBANE

Nov 6, 2014

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Brisbane recently welcomed the first Hotel Jen brand in Australia with the unveiling of Hotel Jen Brisbane in the ‘Sunshine State’. Inspired by the virtual persona Jen, a professional hotelier who loves life, travel and the adventure of discovering new places, the former Traders Hotel Brisbane has been transformed into Hotel Jen, set to cater

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NEDBANK TOUR DE TULI RAISES RECORD-BREAKING AMOUNT FOR CHILDREN IN THE WILDERNESS

Nov 5, 2014

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The 2014 Nedbank Tour de Tuli raised R2.5 million for non-profit organisation Children in the Wilderness (CITW) – a significant increase on last year’s total of R1.7 million. The multi-stage mountain bike event, which took place at the beginning of August, covered three countries and 250 km over four days, and in the process, created

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SHANGRI-LA’S RASA RIA RESORT, KOTA KINABALU MAKES TOP 20 LIST FOR CONDÉ NAST READERS’ TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

Oct 29, 2014

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Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort, Kota Kinabalu recently made it to the top 20 list for the Condé Nast Readers’ Travel Awards 2014.   Competing against hundreds of hotels in the Asia and India category, Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort, Kota Kinabalu is the only hotel in Borneo, the only Shangri-La hotel and one of three hotels

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WILDERNESS SAFARIS MALAWI BECOMES CENTRAL AFRICAN WILDERNESS SAFARIS

Oct 21, 2014

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In an amicable agreement between both parties, Wilderness Safaris has sold its stake in Wilderness Safaris Malawi to long-time partners Chris and Pam Badger who are now the sole owners. Chris and Pam joined Wilderness Safaris in Botswana in 1986. After several years running expeditions across the Okavango and Chobe ecosystems, they exported both themselves

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