Travel

Moments by Starwood Preferred Guest Continues Momentum in China With Once-in-a-lifetime Experience at the Harlem Globetrotters

In celebration of two Starwood hotels partnership with The Harlem Globetrotters in China SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) and its award-winning loyalty program, Starwood Preferred Guest(R) (SPG) provides members insider acces...

2009-11-25 14:00 821

Seoul to Host FIS Snowboard World Cup Big Air Competition in December

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Seoul will host the FIS Snowboard World Cup Big Air Competition in December for the 2009-2010 season. The final decision on host city selection was made in late September at the FIS general meeting held in Zurich, Switzerland. This is the first ...

2009-11-24 19:05 709

Peking Duck Completes the Beijing Experience

BEIJING, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In Beijing, there are many historical sights that are considered must-sees for travelers; however there is also a Beijing delicacy that must be tried when visiting the city -- Peking Duck. This infamous Beijing specialty has decades of dining history, allowi...

2009-11-24 18:30 535

eLong, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2009 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- eLong, Inc. (Nasdaq: LONG), a leading online travel service provider in China, today reported unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200708022023.JPG ) Highlight...

2009-11-24 06:30 726

7 Days Group Holdings Limited Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering of its American Depositary Shares

GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 7 Days Group Holdings Limited ("7 Days Group" or the "Company") (NYSE: SVN), a leading economy hotel chain based in China, announced today that its initial public offering of 10,100,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs"), each representing three o...

2009-11-20 21:47 550

Eurail Pass Expands Into Chinese Market

BEIJING, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- -- New Campaign Launched in the Asian Market The Eurail Group G.I.E. is swiftly expanding by inviting the Chinese market to discover the European continent by train. Every year the number of Asians travelling through Europe with a Eurail Pa...

2009-11-23 08:30 585

Air China Launches a Wide Range of Holiday Promotions

Discounted tickets and extra air miles available to passengers BEIJING, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- To celebrate the approaching "Holiday Season", Air China will be launching several promotions, including discounted tickets, fuel rebates, and additional air miles. (Logo: http://www.pr...

2009-11-24 06:27 901

The China Guide Warms Up to Beijing Hot Pot

BEIJING, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Touring Beijing in the colder winter months is still enjoyable, as long as travelers know the best way to warm up -- a delicious Beijing Hot Pot. This famous style of eating is a traditional favorite in winter because of its warming effects and delicious,...

2009-11-20 18:30 578

Eyeglass Paradise in Beijing

BEIJING, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Travelers to China think of Beijing as a shopper's paradise, purchasing clothing, electronics and all kinds of souvenirs from large markets. Unknown to most visitors, Beijing also has a unique specialty market that often gets missed -- The Eyeglass Market. ...

2009-11-18 18:15 656

CityCenter, Las Vegas' New Landmark Destination, Opens Its Doors to the World December, 2009

Onsite Media Opportunities, Satellite Interviews and B-Roll Available LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- WHAT: December 16, 2009 will mark the grand opening of the $8.5 billion CityCenter, an all-new urban resort destination in the heart of the ...

2009-11-18 12:39 629

The China Guide Offers Another Side of China's History

BEIJING, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Beijing has many famous outdoor attractions and historical sights for travelers. However, it is nice to have some equally exciting indoor options which is exactly what Beijing museums have to offer. Usually overlooked or unheard of by travelers, The Beijing ...

2009-11-17 18:15 421

FNB's Chinese Solution Assists Visitors to South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- First National Bank's (FNB) partnership with China's only bankcard association, China UnionPay (CUP), was launched in December 2008, a first for the South African banking industry. The partnership enables Chinese tourists, who are CUP card...

2009-11-17 15:46 790

Universal Travel Group Announces Third Quarter 2009 Results

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a growing travel services provider in China offering package tours, air ticketing, and hotel reservation services online and via customer service representatives, today...

2009-11-17 05:30 583

The China Guide Offers Chinese Cooking Class

BEIJING, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Food in China is not only about eating, but also about friendship. Making dumplings with family and friends is an ancient Chinese tradition. It's a must for family occasions such as Chinese New Year but also a common casual activity on weekends. Like in an...

2009-11-13 18:30 514

Expedia and Choice Hotels International Sign New Long-Term Agreement

- Renewed Relationship Brings Choice Hotels onto Expedia Sites Worldwide BELLEVUE, Wash. and SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH) and Expedia, Inc., the world's leading online travel company (Nasdaq: EXPE), today announced they have s...

2009-11-12 12:23 738

Ctrip Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider for hotel accommodations, airline tickets and packaged tours in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2009. Highlights...

2009-11-12 06:00 618

The China Guide Uses Facebook to Offer Unbiased Service Reviews

BEIJING, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The China Guide, a Beijing-based Travel Company, is now offering travelers real insights into their client's past tour experiences. When planning trips to China, travelers can be weary of local tour operators as they must rely on internet information and we...

2009-11-11 22:50 571

Le Meridien Chongqing, Nan'an Appoints Timothy O'Driscoll as General Manager and Elaine Chin as Director of Sales and Marketing

CHONGQING, China, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Le Meridien Chongqing, Nan'an has appointed two key executives recently. Timothy O'Driscoll has been named General Manager and Elaine Chin has been named Director of Sales and Marketing for the highly anticipated property. Scheduled to open ...

2009-11-11 09:00 1385

Global Tourism Vacation Forum 2009 held in China, Shangri-la

BEIJING, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 76 years ago, the British writer James Hilton wrote "Lost Horizon," a book of beautiful writing that depicted to the world an idyllic vacation resort paradise full of dreams and poetry -- Shangri-La. On November 9th, 2009, the Global Tourism Vacation Forum 2...

2009-11-09 19:00 740

The China Guide Leads China Tourism Trends with its No Shopping Tours

BEIJING, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Tourism in China is rooted strongly in the belief that travelers should be taken to tourist factory shops where they will drop lots of cash on overpriced goods. The "factory" is a small workshop showing how goods such as jade, silk or cloisonne are produced,...

2009-11-09 18:30 594
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