Vietnam’s first luxury tour operator has high hopes for expanding its clientele following its successful show at the recent ATF Laos 2013. The representatives of Luxury Travel Ltd. from the USA, UK, Laos and Hanoi offices participated in ATF 2013 as an exhibitors. The goal is to promote Vietnamese high-end tourism products in the leisure luxury segment and to find buyers who want to sell unique experiences for discerning travelers. This year, the company highlights unique experiences as part of Vietnam tourism at the show, as well as to show that luxury travel is being redefined as experiential rather than simply branding. Pham Ha, CEO and founder of Luxury Travel, held high level meetings with representatives of a large number of companies and the leaders of the tourism industry, many from the UK, USA, Eastern European countries and ASEAN members. “Headquartered in Vietnam, with our management offices in Laos, ASEAN Tourism Forum 2013 is a great chance for us to … [Read more...] about Luxury Travel Ltd. has high hopes following ATF Laos 2013
Vietnam cambodia luxury tours
Vietnam’s first luxury tour operator has pinned high hope on expanding its British clientele following its successful show at the recent World Travel Market London 2012. Pham Ha, CEO and founder of Luxury Travel held high level meetings with representatives of a large number of companies and the leaders of the luxury tourism industry. “There are many tour operators and travel agents who are interested in our award winning luxury tour operations and who are looking for new luxury travel products in Vietnam thanks to new direct flights and huge demand from British travelers. Vietnam is getting more and more popular in the UK and Ireland markets and we have many new contracts and accounts. We are seeing particular demand for Myanmar and the biggest growth is expected for this country, which is becoming more popular in the UK due to political changes and new developments. Further, this year again, Luxury Travel is an official supporter of Responsible Tourism Day at … [Read more...] about Luxury Travel Vietnam has a successful show at WTM London 2012.
European cruise line to ply Vietnam river in September By Dao Loan - The Saigon Times Daily HCMC - The La Marguerite cruise ship under the European cruise line Amawaterways will be cruising the Mekong River through Vietnam and Cambodia beginning September 20, offering high-quality tourism service for moneyed people, the cruise line said. "We will be using the brand-new, luxury vessel La Marguerite on the route. The Mekong would make an excellent new destination for us," Ana Figueroa, director for business development of Amawaterways cruise line, told the Daily on Wednesday via e-mail. La Marguerite is designed to have a combination of colonial elegance with local artifacts and regional Mekong touches. She is 235 feet in length, 41 feet in width with 46 staterooms and a capacity of 92 passengers. The largest Indochina suite has an area of 452 square feet with a large fixed window, private balcony, shower and whirlpool tub. The La Marguerite offers such services as restaurant, library, … [Read more...] about European cruise line to ply Vietnam river in September
RV La Marguerite starts first cruise through Vietnam, Cambodia By Dao Loan - The Saigon Times Daily A cooking staff in the restaurant of the RV La Marguerite cruise ship prepares to welcome first passengers on board the luxury cruise ship that docked on Sunday in HCMC’s Saigon Port - Photo: Dao Loan HCMC - The RV La Marguerite river cruise ship on Sunday afternoon started its first cruise from Saigon Port in HCMC, taking tourists through destinations on the Mekong River route between Vietnam and Cambodia. Dang Bao Hieu, vice chairman of the Indochina Sails JSC, the co-owner of the ship, told the Daily that most of first passengers are Europeans. The RV La Marguerite is designed to have a combination of colonial elegance with local artifacts and regional Mekong touches. She is 235 feet in length, 41 feet in width with 46 staterooms and a capacity of 92 passengers. The wooden floor RV La Marguerite offers such services as restaurant, Sun Deck Bar, spa and fitness center among … [Read more...] about RV La Marguerite starts first cruise through Vietnam, Cambodia
The Hanoi Times - European river cruise company Amawaterways will put its newest vessel into service in Vietnam and Cambodia in September. The luxury 92-passenger La Marguerite will ply the Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia’s Tonle Sap lake and river system. Amawaterways is offering a 15-day Mekong Delta Cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia, with the first six days involving land-based touring in Hanoi, the World Heritage-listed Ha Long Bay in northern Vietnam and Cambodia’s famed temple city of Angkor Wat, one of the largest archaeological parks in the world. “We have chosen our brand new, luxury vessel, La Marguerite, to operate on the route,” Ana Figueroa, the company’s market development director, told Saigon Economic Times newspaper. “The Mekong is a wonderful destination for us.” La Marguerite, with 46 staterooms, a spa, gym, library, restaurants and lounges, will cruise the “Vietnam, Cambodia and the Riches of the … [Read more...] about Luxury European liner to tour Vietnam