Phoenix Voyages Group makes the headlines at ITB Berlin after the announce of the forthcoming launching of "L'Amant".
Subsidiary of Phoenix Voyages Group, the company Phoenix Cruises made the headlines during ITB announcing the coming lauching of "L'Amant" in July 2009.
L'Amant is a new cruising vessel of 39 m long and 7m30 wide inspired by the classic 1930's style.
The vessel of 3 decks can accommodate up to 24 passengers in its 12 spacious and bright cabins spread on 2 levels.
She offers a large restaurant, a bar and a sundeck to enjoy fully the cruise.
L'Amant combines traditional boat-building with modern comfort.
Designed to sail through the rivers and sea, her conception allows to make you discover a unique journey in the heart of South Vietnam.
From the Mekong Delta to the Gulf of Thailand, L'Amant promises an unforgettable cruise in an hushed and refined atmosphere.
Cruises are available from July 2009...sales are now opened!
For further details, we invite you to log on to www.lamant-cruises.com or to contact Mr Romon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New promotions 2009 Princess d'Annam Resort & Spa Phan Thiet
Valid from 1st of April to 31st of October 2009
Stay 3 nights, pay only 2 nights
Stay 5 nights, pay only 4 nights
Stay 7 nights, pay only 6 nights
Compulsory breakfast on free nights.
Hon Tam Eco Green Resort, a new hotel near Nha Trang
Located 5 km from the shore, on Hon Tam Island, Hon Tam Resort is an environmentally sustainable resort. It features 49 bungalows with private balcony and ocean view ranging in size from 50 sqm to 64 sqm. Other facilities include restaurants and bars, a spa, a fitness center, a swimming pool and some water sports are proposed by the resort such as Jet Ski, Water skiing or scuba diving.
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International fireworks competition in Danang on the 27 and 28 March 09
Danang Committee decided to hold International fireworks competition every year to celebrate the liberty Day of Danang on March 29, 1975. This year, this event will take place on March 27 and 28.
New hotel soon in Putao
Htoo Trading has started developing ecotourism in Putao region, in Kachin State, northern Myanmar.
They will open a new hotel at Mulashidi village of 40 bungalow type rooms. The hotel is scheduled to open in October 2009.
Annual closing of Sandoway Resort in Ngapali
The hotel Sandoway Resort in Ngapali Beach will be closed as every year for the low season from May 1 to September 30, 2009.
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Airlines newsAdditional flights for Silk Air
Due to the heavy demand, Silk Air plans to operate one additional flight Yangon - Singapore from March 27, 2009. Please find below the scheduling:
- MI511 Yangon /Singapore (Daily)
- MI517 Yangon /Singapore (Daily)
- MI519 Yangon/Singapore (Mon/Fri/Sun, starting from March 27).
Boat news2 new cruise products for the Pandaw II
Pandaw II launches now 2 new cruise products for the high season from October to March:
- A 14 nights cruise from Yangon to the Second Defile, the Great gorge 1000 miles upstream from Yangon.
- A 8 nights cruise from Mandalay to Yangon.
For any further details, please contact us.
MiscellaneousElephant Coach, post colonial style buses available in Myanmar
Three 'Elephant Coaches' are now in operation and will be travelling through Myanmar. The Elephant Coaches are true replicas, painstakingly rebuilt according the original post-colonial Chevrolet passenger bus from the fifties. Once carrying 32 passengers, they have been upgraded to comfortable coaches for 6 to 8 passengers, with handcrafted interiors in teak, furbished with luxurious fabrics and powered by a modern diesel engine.
All coaches are equipped with a galley for cold and hot drinks, air-conditioning and serviced by a 'Coach hostess' and guide.
Starting from October one coach of 6-seater will make the sightseeing trip around the vast area of Bagan' historic temple sights.
Yangon & Mawlamyaing
Two coaches (6 & 8 seaters) are based in Yangon and will travel the area in and around the city on day trips.
Two or three day trips are scheduled, for instance Mawlamyaing is planned to be one of the destinations, with stops like the famous Golden Rock.
During the high season a multi-day trip along the old BURMA ROAD will also be operated. The journey will connect ancient cities like Muse, Lashio, Pyin Oo Lwin and Mandalay.
Festivals in April
Thingyan Festival will take place from the 11th to the 14th of April and Water Festival from the 18th to the 21st of April 2009.
New promotions 2009
La RÃ©sidence d'Angkor
Promotion valid from the 1st of April to the 30th of September 2009.
Stay 4 nights, pay only 3 nights
Valid for FIT bookings only.
Upgrade at Lotus Angkor hotel
After a couple of months of renovation, the improvement is noticeable at Lotus Angkor hotel, with its vibrant funky cool colours and comfortable sofas in the lobby and its 101 rooms with a minimalist design and modern equipments.
Lotus Angkor after a total refurbishment of the outdoor swimming pool side can now organize events, Gala Dinner, Cocktails party etc for up to 150 persons.
Angkor Miracle Resort & Spa, a new hotel in Siem Reap
Angkor Miracle Resort & Spa is the latest inclusion in Siem Reap's tourism sector and it is due to open the 12th of April 2009. The hotel features 273 rooms including Superior, Deluxe rooms, suites and studios. Other facilities include restaurants serving traditional Khmer dishes or Western contemporary food, bars, a business center, conference rooms fully equipped, a salt-water swimming pool, a spa and a fitness center.
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Night markets in Siem Reap
Siem Reap is having now 3 night markets opened from 6pm to 11.30pm.
Apsara's Theatre changes of scheduling
From the 1st of April onwards, the daily schedule for dinner and dance show at the Apsara Theatre will change as follows:
- From 7:00 pm: Welcome of the guests and dinner starts
- 8.00 pm: Show starts
- 9.00 pm: End of the Show.