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    Indians looking to live anywhere, explore nature getaways and offbeat locations when travel returns

    The post Indians looking to live anywhere, explore nature getaways and offbeat locations when travel returns appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Indians are looking at travel in newer ways and exploring flexible, nearby travel and travel to work remotely, according to new Airbnb and YouGov research conducted in May 2021. The survey showed that 43% of Indians would like to travel this year when able to (66% to destinations that are a drive away) and are excited about visiting new places with loved ones, relaxing in nature, enjoying offbeat destinations and sharing their experiences and recommendations with others. A third would like to spend time travelling…

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    Teeing it off! IGTM announces first live event in two years

    The post Teeing it off! IGTM announces first live event in two years appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Reed Exhibitions (RX), the organiser behind International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) has confirmed that its live event is back for 2021. The first international face to face meeting of the golf travel industry for the past two years. Scheduled to take place from 18-21 October 2021 at Celtic Manor in Wales, it is also the first time the event has been held in the UK. Designed to kickstart the business opportunities for this leisure sector post COVID-19, golf tourism is poised to grow by USD 5.36 billion from…

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    Dubai Tourism suspends live entertainment

    The post Dubai Tourism suspends live entertainment appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Dubai Tourism has suspended live entertainment in hotels and restaurants after hundreds of coronavirus violations of guidelines at venues, closing down 20 establishments, authorities revealed. The hospitality industry was sent a circular by Dubai government’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTM), ordering venues to suspend bands, DJs, dancers and live entertainers performing in hotels and restaurants. It comes after Covid-19 cases rose to a record high with 3,506 new cases of Covid-19, from 162,945 tests. It also followed a rare move by the government of Dubai issued a statement to rebut a media…

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    Airbnb is looking for 12 people to live anywhere for one year

    The post Airbnb is looking for 12 people to live anywhere for one year appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Inspired by the growing flexibility to work and live from anywhere, Airbnb has announced the launch of “Live Anywhere on Airbnb”, a program for 12 individuals to live exclusively in listings for approximately one year. Participants must be 18 years of age or older. Each participant will be allowed to bring up to three companions to be part of the program. The program is 12 consecutive months from July 2021 to July 2022, 10 of which will include travelling to and living in listings on Airbnb. Whether…

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    Take a workation! Ras Al Khaimah unveils ‘Live RAK Play’

    The post Take a workation! Ras Al Khaimah unveils ‘Live RAK Play’ appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Ras Al Khaimah has unveiled ‘Live RAK Play’ initiative to encourage working professionals to call the emirate home for an extended stay of one month to a year. Remote workers can enjoy the destination’s sunny climate, landscape, relaxation and adventure opportunity. Available until 30 December 2021, ‘Live RAK Play’ showcases a number of long-stay offers across a range of hotels with connectivity and discounts on dining, laundry and car rental. Guests will also receive complimentary tickets to Jais Adventure Peak, home to the world’s longest zipline, or Suwaidi Pearl…