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    Oman launches first digital national travel trade booking platform

    The post Oman launches first digital national travel trade booking platform appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Oman Tourism Development Company (OMRAN), the Sultanate’s executive tourism development arm unveiled VisitOman.om, the first authorized national online booking and information gateway for Oman’s travel trade sector. In its first phase, registration is now open for travel trade partners in international markets together with Oman’s travel and tourism players for future bookings. Envisioned to become a fully integrated digital travel trade ecosystem for the Sultanate, VisitOman.om will serve four overarching objectives: First, to position Oman as a growing tourism destination to global markets. Second, to increase inbound tourism. Third, to…

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    Qatar National Tourism Council appoints Deveekaa Nijhawan to steer international PR

    The post Qatar National Tourism Council appoints Deveekaa Nijhawan to steer international PR appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) has appointed Deveekaa Nijhawan to lead the international PR and communications team, to assist in marketing the destination in key markets as part of the country’s strategy to become a world-leading tourism destination. Nijhawan’s remit covers key markets including India, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia and United Arab Emirates with a focus on engaging and penetrating travel trade and consumer media. She is a senior PR professional with over 10 years’ experience in PR and communications in the hospitality sector. Nijhawan said: “I am…

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    3 hiking trails in Japan perfect for National Walking Month

    The post 3 hiking trails in Japan perfect for National Walking Month appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In celebration of National Walking Month (1-30 May), breathe new life into your daily walk with these inspirational treks across Japan. With our desire to be in the great outdoors and reconnect with nature heavily influencing our holiday choices this coming year and into 2022, here are some of the walking trails and hiking routes in Japan to look forward to. Nakasendo Way, Japan Now known as the Nakasendo Way, during the Edo Period (1603 to 1868), the Nakasendo Trail connected Kyoto to Tokyo. The name Nakasendo Trail, literally…

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    UAE National Day holidays: last-minute Maldives travel deals

    It’s not too late to book a last-minute escape… With a five-day weekend confirmed for UAE National Day next week, a short-haul staycation might be looking tempting. Just a four-hour flight from Dubai, the Maldives is on the tight list of destinations UAE residents can travel to without having to quarantine on arrival. To help you plan a last-minute escape for the UAE National Day holidays, travel to the Maldives with these special deals. Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa This luxurious all-inclusive resort is located on Raa Atoll, a 40-minute seaplane ride from Malé Airport. Book the ‘Sun Escape’ Winter Special at Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa for stays until…