Demographic shift to boost travel industry: ASTA

With 10,000 people a day in the US turning 65, travel agents can look forward to an avalanche of business from retiring baby boomers, according to American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) chief execu...

Hanoi, Vietnam Things To Do

Hanoi a bustling metropolis of Asian & French Colonial styles. A touch of Paris with mango trees and a million mopeds.

US, Japan, UK top travel wish-list

The earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan this March have not deterred travellers from wanting to travel to the country, with the Asian nation ranking as the third top global travel destination for t...

Fine print lands Virgin Atlantic DOT fine

UK-based Virgin Atlantic Airways was fined US$50,000 this week for violating an American rule that prohibits misleading price advertising, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has revealed.

Court rules in favor of Travelport over AA

The Illinois Appellate Court has upheld a preliminary injunction by Travelport against American Airlines (AA), which will allow online travel agent Orbitz, of which the GDS is a majority shareholder,...

Gap rebrands to G Adventures

Disputes with US clothing company Gap has urged Gap Adventures to drop two letters in its title, renaming the company to G Adventures.