Jetstar Plans Sanya Flights

Low cost carrier Jetstar has announced a new service to Sanya, connecting the Southeast Asian city-state with a second point on Hainan Island.   From 2 August 2016, flight 3K 881 will operate twice weekly on Tuesdays and Saturdays, taking off from Changi International Airport at 0700 hrs and arriving at Sanya Phoenix International Airport … Continue reading

Langham Opens On Hainan Island

Langham Hospitality Group has opened its first property on Hainan Island. Part of an integrated hotel and commercial development, The Langham Haikou is set in the central Guomao district and easily accessible from the railway station and Haikou Meilan International Airport.   US-based architects SRSS has incorporated classic details, tasteful interiors and generous space for … Continue reading

Viking Ocean Cruises Christens New Ship, Announces First World Cruise

A year after its debut with the Viking Star, Viking Ocean Cruises continues its aggressive expansion with the introduction of a second ship and the unveiling of details for the company’s first world cruise.   Viking Sea Named in London with Norwegian Flair The River Thames in Greenwich was the scene of maritime and Norwegian tradition … Continue reading

Now Open: Sofitel Sanya Leeman Resort

AccorHotels has continued the expansion of its luxury Sofitel portfolio in China with the opening of the brand’s first resort in Sanya. Set on the idyllic coast at Haitang Bay, the new Sofitel Sanya Leeman Resort offers 477 guestrooms, suites and villas overlooking the South China Sea.   Reminiscent of the French Riviera, all guestrooms … Continue reading

Malindo Air Launches Service To Hong Kong

Malindo Air has commenced flight services on its new Kuala Lumpur – Hong Kong route, expanding its international network which now covers 19 destinations across the Asia Pacific. The new route comes in time for the Chinese New Year holidays celebrated in both its native Malaysia and the Chinese Special Administrative Region.   Flight OD … Continue reading