Suite offerings to stay afloat

Guest relations executive Syahidah Hamzah is used to seeing the odd cat or dog spending the weekend at the InterContinental Hotel in Bugis, which...

Australians adjust to new norms on domestic flights

Australia's success in reducing its Covid-19 cases has prompted domestic airlines to start adding flights, but travellers are quickly learning that the flying experience...

Many Malaysians eager to take domestic holidays

Madam Nisrin Razi wasted no time in planning a short getaway with her family after the Malaysian government announced that it was allowing domestic...

Thailand marks 28 days without local coronavirus transmission, aims to ease travel

BANGKOK (REUTERS) - Thailand hopes to ease some coronavirus restrictions on foreigners entering the country after going 28 days without recording any domestic transmissions,...

Major US airline CEOs to hold White House meeting on coronavirus-travel issues: Sources

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - The CEOs of major US airlines are set to hold a meeting on Friday (June 26) to discuss several coronavirus-related travel...

Green lane and commuting arrangement to be set up between Singapore and Malaysia

SINGAPORE - A green lane and periodic commuting arrangement will be established between Singapore and Malaysia to meet the needs of different groups of...

Hope, anxiety and mixed signals

During a virtual travel summit last Wednesday, those logging in from Singapore like me sipped hand-delivered cocktails at home while journeying around the world...

Coronavirus: Singapore and Malaysia to set up green lane, commuting arrangement

A green lane and periodic commuting arrangement will be established between Singapore and Malaysia to meet the needs of different groups of cross-border travellers,...

In Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted, the chef gets flicked with buffalo dung; goes fishing for...

WEST SUMATRA (INDONESIA) - Off a dirt road in Bukittingi, West Sumatra, British celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is facing off in the rain against...

Gordon Ramsay still gets the jitters when cooking with local chefs

Leaping from a helicopter into high waves to harvest mussels along the South African coast, taking part in a traditional bull race in a...

Coronavirus: Testing, contact tracing measures for business travellers as curbs are eased

New measures and procedures such as compulsory testing will be put in place as Singapore looks to progressively ease restrictions on essential business travel....

China’s local air travel rebounds to more than 50% of level seen in 2019

BEIJING • Domestic air travel in China has rebounded to more than 50 per cent of the level seen last year based on issued...

Why I am done with travelling

"I'm okay never to travel again," I told my friends Hwee and Phil, who both looked at me in disbelief. "Yes, and in four months,...

Travel with a vengeance after Covid-19

The eventual retreat of the coronavirus may trigger "revenge travel". This will be a new phenomenon of pandemic-weary people deciding to travel heavily to make...

Coronavirus: Britain mulls ‘air bridges’ with low-risk countries

LONDON (AFP) - Britain confirmed on Tuesday (June 2) it was looking at establishing "air bridges" with countries with low rates of coronavirus, exempting...

An adventure at home

Mrs Arundhati Saha had exciting travel plans - a small-group expedition to Kazakhstan and a trekking trip in the Philippines with her elder daughter...

Keep calm amid the coronavirus: Embrace the spirit of travel at home

When borders around the world slam shut, where do travel lovers escape to? I have always felt it is enticingly possible to play traveller within...

5 transporting books to read

When travel is curtailed, books with a wandering theme take readers on inner journeys to far-flung places. Here are five books I enjoy. 1 Snow...

Embrace the spirit of travel at home

When borders around the world slam shut, where do travel lovers escape to? I have always felt it is enticingly possible to play traveller within...

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