Crystal Cruises Unveils Expanded 2014 Asian Season

Leading luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises has announced an expanded Asian presence for 2014, with 2 ships offering 34 voyages to exotic ports in Brunei, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The award-winning Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity will cruise the region, operating a series of 5- to 29-day itineraries.   Bali, … Continue reading

Indonesian Expansion For Singapore Airlines And Silkair

Singapore Airlines and its regional subsidiary Silkair have announced plans for a stronger push towards the Indonesian market, with new flights and increased frequencies on key routes.   Singapore Airlines to Resume Surabaya Service, Increase Flights to Jakarta and Bali Citing increased demand, Singapore Airlines will take over one of Silkair’s double daily Singapore – … Continue reading

Holland America Line Increases Capacity In Asia For 2013/2014

Holland America Line is increasing its focus on Asia with a capacity increase and new itineraries for the region during the 2013/2014 cruise season. The ms Rotterdam and ms Volendam will be operating a selection of itineraries and 4 extensive Collectors’ Voyages from ports including Hong Kong, Kobe and Singapore.   19-day Great Barrier Reef … Continue reading

Tune Hotels Launches In Jakarta, Eyes Indonesian Growth

Tune Hotels has boosted its presence in Indonesia, opening its newest property in the country’s capital Jakarta. The Malysian budget hotel operator and franchisee Red Planet Hotels took the opportunity to announce an ambitious expansion plan which will see more hotels added in gateway cities.   Tune Hotel Pasar Baru Jakarta Located in central Jakarta, the new … Continue reading

AirAsia Begins Kuala Lumpur – Palembang Flights

Malaysian low cost carrier AirAsia has strengthened its route network in Indonesia with the launch of 3 times weekly direct flights between Kuala Lumpur and Palembang in Sumatra. The airline expects the new service to aid business and leisure travel to the city, part of its commitment to grow tourism across the Association of Southeast Asian Nations … Continue reading