July 14 (TravelAndy): Lampung, a province in Sumatra, Indonesia, will host its annual Krakatau Lampung Festival from August 21 to 27.
The festival showcases the culture and tradition of the province of Lampung to the visitors.
The festival will have several events including an art market, tour of Mount Anak Krakatau and beach parties on the Tangkil and Mutun beaches. Continue reading Krakatau festival at Lampung from Aug 21
July 10 (TravelAndy): TruJet is offering discounts with all-in one-way tickets starting from INR802.
Booking under this offer is available till July 12, 2017, midnight, for a travel period of July 15 to September 15, 2017. Continue reading TruJet offers tickets starting from INR802
July 7 (TravelAndy):Qatar Airways is launching two new destinations by the end of August 2017, which are: Sohar, Sultanate of Oman and Prague, Czech Republic.
The airline has confirmed the start of its new service between Doha and Sohar with three-weekly flights beginning August 8, 2017, while the service between Doha and Prague will operate on a daily basis from August 21, 2017.
“We are accelerating our global expansion plans by expediting the launch of these two new destinations. Qatar Airways is committed to connecting more people to more places,” said Akbar Al Baker, group chief executive, Qatar Airways. Continue reading Qatar Airways to fly to Prague & Sohar
July 6 (TravelAndy): Vistara has announced a discount on its domestic network with all-in one-way air fares starting from INR799, said the airline.
Booking under this offer is open only till July 7, midnight, it is a two day offer that has opened today.
The offer is valid for a travel period of July 21 to September 20. 2107. Continue reading Vistara offers tickets from INR799
July 3 (TravelAndy): Indonesian airline Batik Air, a subsidiary of Lion Air, will launch three new flights from Indonesia to India in this month, media reports said.
The flights will operate on Chennai-Kuala Namu, New Delhi-Jakarta and Mumbai-Denpasar routes. (Also read: Indonesia (Bali) visa for Indians)
The New Delhi-Jakarta flight will mark the first direct air connectivity between the two capital cities. Continue reading Batik Air to start three India-Indonesia flights
June 29 (TravelAndy): Indian low cost carrier SpiceJet has announced one-way all-inclusive fares starting from INR699, on non stop flights operating on its domestic network.
Booking for this offer is open till July 4, 2017, midnight, for a travelling between July14 to March 24, 2018.
The lowest fare is applicable for its nonstop flights covering routes like Jammu – Srinagar, Srinagar -Jammu, Guwahati – Agartala, Agartala – Guwahati, and Aizwal- Guwahati amongst others. Continue reading SpiceJet offers tickets from INR699
June 19 (TravelAndy): Norwegian is continuing its UK expansion with a new direct service from London Gatwick to Rhodes, that took off on June 17.
The weekly flight will operate on Saturdays, throughout summer, said the airline.
The flight will depart London Gatwick at 21.15 and reach Rhodes at 03.15, the next day. On its return, it will leave Rhodes at 04.45 and arrive in Gatwick at 07.00. Continue reading Norwegian starts Gatwick-Rhodes direct flight
June 15 (TravelAndy): Vistara, Indian full-service carrier, launched monsoon sale that offers one way, all-inclusive fares starting INR 849 in Economy Class.
Bookings under the Sale are open till midnight of June 17, 2017 for travel between June 28, 2017 and September 20, 2017.
The lowest fare is applicable on the airline’s Jammu-Srinagar flight. Continue reading Vistara announces fares starting INR849
June 12 (TravelAndy): The departure of flight AC1962 from Montreal-Trudeau airport tonight will mark the successful launch of Air Canada Rouge’s newest route.
The seasonal, non-stop service between Montreal and Marseille will operate three times a week during the summer and give flyers more choices when travelling to France.
“The Marseille service will be the only non-stop flight operated by a network carrier between Marseille and North America further expanding Air Canada’s reach in France by complementing existing services to Paris, Lyon and Nice, and strengthening our presence in Provence-Côte d’Azur, a popular summer destination for Quebecers,” said Benjamin Smith, president, passenger airlines at Air Canada. Continue reading Air Canada starts Montreal-Marseille nonstop flight
June 9 (TravelAndy): Avianca started four weekly direct flights from Boston to the airline’s hub in Bogota, Colombia, offering travelers 960 seats per week.
This new service operates four times per week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday on the Bogota – Boston route, and on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday on the Boston – Bogota route.
“With this new addition to our route network, Avianca becomes the first and only airline to directly join Boston with Bogota and vice versa, connecting travelers coming from the State of Massachusetts to the main capitals in Latin America,” said Hernan Rincon, president of Avianca. Continue reading Avianca starts Boston-Bogota direct flights
June 5 (TravelAndy): In a bid to meet the rising travel demand, Vietjet is increasing its operation frequency on the Hanoi – Incheon route to 14 return flights a week. The increase will come into effect starting August 2, 2017.
Beginning July 21, 2017, the Hanoi – Taipei route will also enjoy a frequency of 11 round trips per week with flights available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
In line with the announcement, Vietjet is offering 800,000 promotional tickets priced from USD0 in a three-day promotion which runs from June 6-8, 2017, under its ongoing promotional campaign “Free summer, Fly for free”. Continue reading Vietjet to fly 14 Hanoi-Incheon return flights a week
June 3 (TravelAndy): India’s flagship carrier Air India will start nonstop flights between New Delhi and Denmark’s Copenhagen from September 16.
The flight will operate thrice a week on this route, said the airline on its official Facebook page. The flying time will be around eight hours.
“We aim to serve 37,500 passengers each way for the entire year. If we touch that figure then we will make it a daily service,” Air India chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani said. Continue reading Air India to fly Delhi-Copenhagen direct from Sep 16