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Sintra: Where Team Building Takes on a Fairytale Twist!

Sintra: Where Team Building Takes on a Fairytale Twist! -  Are you ready to get out of the boardroom and step into the world of fantasy? Gather your colleagues together for this team-building extravaganza like no other as we head off to Sintra. The Road to Team Spirit Leave behind those columns of figures and hit the road for an unforgettable journey. Think about your team bonding during beautiful drives, exchanging stories, or perhaps singing some out-of-tune songs. Believe me nothing fosters company spirit quite like a good old road trip. Castle Challenges Galore Get ready to unleash your inner knights and damsels on a series of castle-themed challenges! From cracking puzzles at Pena Palace to negotiating the mazes at Quinta da Regaleira each task will test your teamwork, communication, and critical thinking skills. Pastry Pit Stops No team-building adventure is complete without some indulgence, right? While refuelling for the next stage in our journey, give your taste buds a treat by having some genuine Portuguese pastries. Tip: Use this opportunity to bond over how much you love custard tarts – after all shared calories don’t count! Amidst all that castle hoppin...

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Latest destination news Portugal

Travel Visa Free to Thailand for 93 Countries

Travel Visa Free to Thailand for 93 Countries -  Thailand has introduced an extended visa-free entry system for citizens of 93 countries. From July 15, 2024, citizens of these countries may stay in the country without a visa for up to 60 days. This is more than twice as long as the previous policy which allowed stays of one month. It will promote tourism and foster international relations with many nations. Key points on Travel Visa Free to Thailand for 93 Countries: Extension of Stay: Instead of thirty days, it allows visitors from fifty-seven states to stay sixty days. Additional Countries: Thirty-six new states were included in this program so that now it encompasses ninety-three countries altogether. Boost To Tourism: The idea is if Thailand simplify travel rules and extend duration then people will come to visit. Countries Eligible For This Benefit: Here are the Countries falling under this policy: Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bhutan, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, G...

New Namibian Visa Regulations

New Namibian Visa Regulations for Germans and Other Countries -  New procedures for entering Namibia may be imposed on citizens of 31 countries, including Germany. The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration of Namibia stated that these nations’ tourists will have to apply for visas online before the trip, pay the fee prescribed, and have their visas processed upon arrival. Namibia has introduced visa restrictions against countries not granted similar benefits in response to the country's friendly policy. "In recent years, Namibia has demonstrated good relations and openness towards many nations but some countries have not done so themselves," said an official statement. Countries affected by the New Namibian Visa Regulations: Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Iceland, Ireland,Italy, Japan,  Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Moldova,  Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden,  Switzerland,Tajikistan,Turkmenistan, Ukraine, USA, Uzbekistan. Main Points of the New Namibian Visa Regulations: Application via the Internet: Travellers from affected countries are sup...

Discover the Most Walkable Cities of 2024

Discover the Most Walkable Cities of 2024 -  Exploring a city on foot allows travellers to immerse themselves in local culture and uncover hidden gems. But which are the most suitable cities for pedestrians in 2024? A report provides new details. Insider Monkey, a financial and investing website, has collected together a list of the most walkable cities in 2024. These towns are good for tourists who believe that walking through streets and neighbourhoods is the best way to discover any place. This list has been compiled from varied data sources by Insider Monkey. City walkability scores compiled from platforms like Tourlane and WalkScore were considered as well as distances between key tourist attractions, air quality information from IQAir and safety index provided by Numbeo. Using these criteria we were able to come up with thirty cities where each step is an adventure. Top Walkable City: Riga, Latvia The capital of Latvia, Riga leads – this Baltic nation is renowned for its attractive architecture as well as tireless cultural life. The city’s compact layout makes it perfect for pedestrians since there are several tourist spots within relatively short distances. “Rig...

New Airline Routes Launching Worldwide July 2024

New Airline Routes Launching Worldwide July 2024 -  As summer travel season begina, airlines are announcing numerous new routes globally in July 2024 that present travellers with more destination options and improve worldwide connections. Here’s a glimpse at some of the most significant additions: New Connections in Americas Starting July 6, Aerolineas Argentinas will launch weekly flights from Buenos Aires Aeroparque J. Newbery (AEP) to Porto Seguro (BPS) . This will open up the famous Brazilian coastal city to Argentine tourists who would love to spend their summer vacations there. From the 1st of July, Aeromexico will introduce an everyday service from Mexico City Juarez (MEX) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) thus enhancing connectivity between Mexico and the southeastern United States. Beginning on July 1, United Airlines will operate daily flights between San Francisco (SFO) and Montreal (YUL)  hence improving air transport accessibility between these two major cities. Also starting on July 3, LATAM Airlines Group is commencing daily flights on Bogota (colombia) (BOG)-Madrid (MAD)-787-8 route for enhanced transatlantic availability. Alaska Airlines is extending...

Visa free Travel to China

Visa free Travel to China -  China’s new visa-free policy throws open its doors to tourists from 195 countries, making it possible for visitors to come see this fascinating country. Making travel to China easier than ever before! The main purpose of the initiative is to greatly stimulate the tourism industry in China. The rich culture, stunning landscapes and vibrant cities of China are now accessible to visitors who will not be required to obtain visas. The most fascinating aspect of such policy involves cruise ship travellers. For group tours that arrive in China on a cruise liner, you can enter the country without a visa for up to a fortnight. Thirteen coastal cities fit into this category including popular destinations like Shanghai, Tianjin, Dalian and Xiamen. Picture cruising into Shanghai and spending your days roaming busy streets with historic sites along beautiful waterfronts without having any immigration papers hassle! Besides these cities, this visa-free entry will enable tourists to also visit their respective provinces directly under central government administration along the coast as well the capital city Beijing .You can see how great the Great Wall is ...

86 Countries can Visit the UK Visa Free

86 Countries can Visit the UK Visa Free! Great news—citizens from 86 countries can now visit the UK without a visa, making it easier than ever to explore the wonders of this incredible nation. Travel to the UK has never been so easy! Imagine upon arriving in the UK you will not have to deal with visa documentation. If you are going on a vacation, business meeting or any other important event, then easy entry points would make it more convenient for you during your journey. This opens up the opportunity to fully enjoy British cultural heritage, historical sights and city lights. The range of tourist attractions in Britain is enormous and covers ancient as well as modern time periods. For example, there is Stonehenge and the Tower of London which are filled with tales from English history or there is the London Eye which stretches high above everything else or even Manchester’s busy streets. In other words, something for every kind of traveller whether visiting for a second time or for the first time ever. The visa-free policy is a boon for tourism, inviting more visitors to experience these wonders firsthand. There is also another benefit for business travellers and conferenc...

Transavia announces new flights from Brussels

Transavia Brussels’ new flights: September 14, 2023: Transavia has chosen to increase its presence at Brussels Airport due to restricted capacity at Eindhoven and Rotterdam airports and the expected downsizing at Amsterdam Schiphol. Another plane will be brought in to Brussels while three more cities are introduced by Transavia into its route network including Bari, Marrakech and Thessaloniki from June next year. Starting on June 27th, there will be Thrice per week flights to Bari (Italy). Also starting thenceforth from June 28th, thrice weekly flights to Marrakech Morocco will commence. Flights twice a week start on June 29th for Thessaloniki What is more, some of the current destinations will have an increase in frequencies as follows: Alicante increases from 6 to 7 weekly Heraklion increases from 3 to 4 weekly Ibiza increases from 4 to 5 weekly Malaga increases from 6 to 7 weekly Tenerife South increases from2to3weekly In addition, Transavia maintains frequencies to Faro, Seville and Zakynthos that are summer destinations while Innsbruck and Salzburg being winter destinations. source:

Albania is Ryanair's lastest destination - 17 new routes

200 weekly flights and 17 new routes announced by Ryanair June 8, 2023 -  Ryanair has announced a significant expansion for its Winter '23 schedule, including 200 weekly flights and the introduction of 17 new routes to and from Albania. This expansion marks Albania as the 37th country within Ryanair's extensive network. It will offer immediate access to vital inbound tourism markets, including Belgium, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Romania, Sweden, and the UK. Additionally, this initiative will bring competitive fares and improved connectivity for Albanians who wish to travel to their homeland or visit friends and family abroad. These exciting new Winter routes will help Albania in achieving substantial growth in the tourism industry. It is well-established that countries benefit greatly from the presence of major airlines like Ryanair, which can contribute to capacity growth. Ryanair has consistently and successfully demonstrated its role in supporting European economies heavily reliant on tourism, such as Spain, Italy, Ireland, Portugal, and Malta. Source:    


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