• Travel Destinations

    What Matters 2021: Singaporeans most looking forward to travelling and spending time with loved ones

    The post What Matters 2021: Singaporeans most looking forward to travelling and spending time with loved ones appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. 2021 is going to be a year focusing on loved ones and making a difference. As we usher in 2021, one in three people are most looking forward to spending more quality time with loved ones this year. This is followed by being able to travel unhindered (24%) and doing things that matter or make a difference (21%), according to a global survey from digital travel platform, Agoda. Compared to the global trend, Singaporeans show strong desire to travel, with being able to travel…

  • Travel Destinations

    Debunking 5 myths about travelling to Zamboanga

    The post Debunking 5 myths about travelling to Zamboanga appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. With 7,641 islands in the Philippines, travelling to Zamboanga are often overshadowed by the more popular choices like Boracay, Palawan and Cebu. Even some Filipinos know little about this province. Zamboanga is a port city located in the western region of the southern island of Mindanao where ethnic culture, different religions, and colonialism mix. Below are the five common myths about Zamboanga and the real facts about this magical place. Myth #1: There’s nothing there Pink Sand Beach If you think that there is nothing to see in Zamboanga, then you are…

  • Travel Destinations

    Australians, Americans travelling to Europe will need a ‘visa waiver’ in 2022

    The post Australians, Americans travelling to Europe will need a ‘visa waiver’ in 2022 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Starting in 2022, visa-free travellers heading to Europe will need to apply under the ‘visa waiver’ program as the continent tightens its border control. The European Travel Information and Authorisation System or ETIAS platform will be mandatory for all visa-free travellers, including those from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the USA, and all other visa-waiver countries. Costing EUR 7, travellers can apply the ETIAS online and is valid for three years. Travellers with a formal Schengen visa as well as European passport holders will not be required the…

  • Travel Destinations

    Travelling to the fully reopened island of Maldives

    The post Travelling to the fully reopened island of Maldives appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The Maldives is one of the few countries, which fully opened its borders for all travellers. Since July last year, after months in lockdown, the island reopened in careful strides. At first, permission to reopen was only given to hotels and resorts. On 15 October, guesthouses in inhabited islands were allowed to resume operations as well, while the guesthouses in the greater Male’ areas resumed operations on 14 December. Thanks to this careful preparation and established connections with more markets, the island welcomed more than 500,000 tourists in 2020. Thoyyib Mohamed,…

  • Travel Destinations

    Travelling to Kyushu? 3 must-visit beaches in the prefecture

    The post Travelling to Kyushu? 3 must-visit beaches in the prefecture appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Japan’s international travel is still closed and the country is banking on domestic tourism. One of the go-to destinations for the summer is Kyushu prefecture. Kyushu, the southwesternmost of Japan’s main islands, has a mostly subtropical climate. It’s known for its active volcanoes, beaches and natural hot springs such as those at Beppu. See our pick of the top three must-visit beaches in Kyushu below: Takahama Beach, Nagasaki Takahama has been selected as part of Japan’s 100 Most Beautiful Beaches and we can see why. Boasting a backdrop of luscious…