Pacific/Asia Briefs

EXOTIC JOURNEYS' INDIA FAM TRIP

From April 20 to May 1, Exotic Journeys (www.exoticjourneys.com) will operate its "Palace on Wheels" fam trip, taking agents by deluxe air-conditioned tourist train to explore Delhi, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Ranthambhore, Udaipur and Agra. Trip highlights include a city tour of Delhi; a visit to Jaipur, where guests take a tour of the city and go to Palace of Winds and Observatory; a camel safari to sand dunes in Jaisalmer; browsing bazaars in Jodhpur; wildlife viewing at the Ranthambhore Tiger Project Reserve; a boat ride on Lake Pichola in Udaipur; and a visit to the famed Taj Mahal. When not on the train, trip guests stay at Oberoi hotels. For more information, contact Raju Ahmedat at [email protected] or 800-554-6342, ext. 1.

MGM GRAND OPENS CASINO RESORT IN MACAU

MGM Mirage has opened a 600-room, 35-story casino resort on China's Macau peninsula in a joint venture called MGM Grand Paradise with Pansy Ho Chiu-king, a local real estate and hospitality investor. The MGM Grand Macau, in the Nam Van gaming district, has a casino offering approximately 375 table games, 900 slot machines and 16 private gaming salons. A focal point is the glass ceiling that rises 82 feet above the floor of the resort. Other top features include convention space—with a Grand Ballroom that maxes out at nearly 8,700 square feet—a world-class spa and several restaurants serving a wide range of cuisines. Guests can enjoy Cantonese food at Imperial Court, dine at a Hong Kong-style café or go to the Russian Room for an evening drink. For more information, visit www.mgmgrandmacau.com.

FREE Virtual Event

Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4

Are you prepared to guide your clients through the “new normal” of travel? Join us December 15, 2020 from 1pm-2:20pm EST for Pivoting Back to Travel: Phase 4. The upcoming installment of our FREE virtual series will feature presentations from the Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic, and Seabourn on their most up-to-date travel procedures, health & safety protocols they’ve implemented to keep guests safe, activities that are open to visitors, what your clients need to know while on their trip and more! Visit www.pivotingbacktotravel to view the full agenda and register for your FREE pass.

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