Tag: travel

UTU launches tax refund product to give Singaporeans more cash back when shopping in...

SINGAPORE —Singapore-based digital rewards platform UTU is providing tourists and shoppers across the globe with the means to receive 85% of their Value-Added Tax (VAT) refund...

You know you live in Singapore when…

Every city or country you live in will definitely have something unique that makes them stand out. If you live in Singapore long enough...

Scoot wins first “Best Low-Cost Carrier” at 30th annual TTG travel awards

Scoot has bagged the “Best Low-Cost Carrier” award for the Asia Pacific region at the 30th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2019, which is an annual event. Voting...

Singapore is the second safest city in the world and the fifth most popular...

SINGAPORE — Singapore does it again, outstripping other countries as the second safest city in the world and the fifth most popular for visitors....

Micro-cations: the latest trend in travel for those budgeting time and money

When we daydream about going on vacation, most of us think of trips that last at least a week, if not longer. But our busy...

Forceful tropical storm Krosa causes travel chaos in Japan following Obon festival

On Thursday (Aug. 15), tropical storm Krosa blasted through Japan with extremely strong winds and heavy rains that brought on evacuation alerts, flood and...

Top tips for flying together as a couple

Going on trips with your significant other is exciting, romantic and can serve as a true test of your compatibility and patience. For as we...

Spectacular Lion King-themed wildlife and safari tours offered by luxury travel operators

Luxury travel and conservation companies are offering spectacular, lion-centred wildlife tours and tailor-made safari packages. These tours were crafted in homage of Disney's much-awaited...

Hong Kong outranks Singapore in travellers’ bucket list

Ever dream of visiting Phuket's wide sandy beaches, climbing China's Great Wall, or getting lost in Tokyo's streets? According to a recent study, these...

South Korean budget hotel platform aims to rebrand image of ‘love hotels’, gets funding...

The government-owned Singaporean wealth fund GIC and Booking Holdings US have invested US$200 million in a chain of South Korean 'love hotels', according to...
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