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Happy Ganesh Chaturthi

WHAT IS GANESH CHATURTHI  & WHY IS IT CELEBRATED? Ganesh Chaturthi is a 10 day Hindu festival that begins on 25th August this year. It is celebrated to honour the elephant-headed god Ganesha’s birthday.  The festival begins on the fourth day of Hindu lunar-solar calendar month Bhadrapada. This typically falls in the months of August or September, and in 2017 will fall on 25th August

Government acts to close down bogus holiday sickness law firms

SUPPORT TRAVEL WEEKLY'S FIGHT AGAINST FAKE CLAIMS Several firms suspected of encouraging bogus holiday sickness compensation have been hit in a government clampdown. Ministry of Justice officers swooped on the premises of cowboy companies and found 34 unlicensed firms fuelling a surge in the number of fake claims being made by British holidaymakers. The industry watchdog issued six warnings, started two investigations and removed

Welcome to Tour East

TOUR EAST JOINS THE SELECT REPRESENTATION FAMILY Select Representation is delighted to welcome Tour East (www.toureast.net) to the family. Established since 1972, Tour East has risen steadfastly over the years to become one of Asia Pacific’s leading destination management companies, with over 500 tour specialists using their expertise. Tour East offers Asia Pacific's largest DMC network, spanning 14 operating countries........with more to come!  Why not

Private Luxury Pool Residence in Pattaya

TOP STAR PRIVATE POOL RESIDENCE - CAPE DARA RESORT Looking for luxury?  Looking for privacy?  Why not stay at the Top Star Private Pool Residence @ Cape Dara Resort in Pattaya (Thailand)? This is the only exclusive pool villa..... on a private beach. Offering a 3 storey residence, with a panoramic sea view from the 2 living rooms and infinity private pool. This

Want to meet in Chiang Mai?

TTM + 2017 @ IECC CHIANG MAI, THAILAND (14-16 JUNE  2017) If you are attending the Thailand Travel Mart + in Chiang Mai between 14 - 16 June 2017.....then please do not hesitate to request an appointment with any of Select Representation's clients (see list below).  To book your meeting slots, either use the official online meeting system ....or simply contact us on

Thailand Travel Mart + 2017

THAILAND TRAVEL MART + 2017, CHIANG MAI Select Representation will be attending Thailand Travel Mart Plus (TTM +) between 14-16 June 2017, at the Chiang Mai International Exhibition and Convention Centre (CMECC). This popular annual travel trade show primarily focuses on trade and business talks between tour operators, hotels, destination management companies, airlines, tourist attractions and tourist boards. The event, first organized in 2001,

Happy Songkran!

HAPPY SONGKRAN 2017 This weekend is Songkran, the Thai New Year festival. The date for Thai New Year's Day is 13 April every year, but the holiday period also includes 14–15 April. The word Songkran comes from the Sanskrit word, literally "astrological passage", meaning transformation or change. This famed festive occasion is in keeping with the Buddhist/Hindu solar calendar. The holiday is renowned for it's water festival which is

Bali to get boost with extra flights

EMIRATES AIRLINES TO START DOUBLE DAILY FLIGHTS TO BALI IN JULY 2017 As reported in Travel Daily Media, Bali’s tourism industry will get a significant boost this summer, following the announcement that Emirates will introduce a second daily flight to the island. Commencing on 2 July 2017, the new flight will be operated using a high-capacity Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, adding up to 428

Featuring Koh Phangan

KOH PHANGAN...WORTH A VISIT? Where is Koh Phangan? Koh Phangan is located in the province of Suratthani in the southern gulf of Thailand and is part of the group of islands that make up the Samui Archipelageo; a group of over 40 islands fashioned in granite from age old igneous formations. The provincial capital is also called Suratthani and acts as the main overland

Nyepi Day 2017

"SILENCE IS GOLDEN", NYEPI DAY 2017 In Bali, the Balinese use many different calendar systems. They have adopted the Gregorian calendar for business and government purposes. But for the endless procession of holy days, temple anniversaries, celebrations, sacred dances, building houses, wedding ceremonies, death and cremation processes and other activities that define Balinese life, they have two calendar systems. The first is the

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