Botswana | Okavango | Hyena © Christoph Hoppe

Botswana | Okavango Delta | Young Hyena © Herbert Brenke

Botswana | Okavango Delta | Bush walk with elephant © Judith Hoppe

 

Oman Air Wins Best Business Class Seat at World Airline Awards

Business Class Oman Air

Business Class Oman Air © Oman Air

Oman Air was named winner of the World’s Best Business Class Airline Seat award at the 2011 World Airline Awards, in a ceremony held in the French Air and Space Museum at the Paris Air Show.The runners-up in this Best Business Class Airline Seat category are Singapore Airlines taking 2nd place in the category, ahead of Qatar Airways in 3rd position. The national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman was presented with the Best Business Class Seat award at a ceremony attended by more than 50 airlines.

Your vote counts: Which magazine would you like to read?

Sunset ab Malapascua, Philippines © Judith Hoppe

Sunset ab Malapascua, Philippines © Judith Hoppe

Travel-Inspirations will launch a great travel magazines in 2014. The main feature of each magazine will be dedicated to a specific country or region. Now your vote matters: Please tell us which destination you would like to read about. The magazines will be offered free of charge! If there is a destination you are missing in our poll list, simply use the comment form below the poll and let us know!

Agoda.com launches fashionable hotel deals for the Great Singapore Sale

Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site, is encouraging shoppers to bag a deal at the Great Singapore Sale. To make sure travelers can shop and stay in style, Agoda.com has secured some fantastic rates for the duration of the sale.

Taste the good stuff – A visit to Canberra’s wine region

Lark Hill Biodynamic Winery and Vineyard Restaurant

Lark Hill Biodynamic Winery and Vineyard Restaurant © Australian Capital Tourism

To get a real feel for the Canberra region, you have to taste the good stuff from the vines! It’s the emergence of a diverse range of premium cool climate wine varieties and intimate cellar door experiences that make the Canberra District wineries distinctive.

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Palau – diving at the “end of the rainbow”

Palau is a synonyme for paradise.Palau palm beach

Walking high in the sky – in Macau

Macau TowerWell, we ‘walked the walk’ up on Macau Tower and therefore are now entitled to ‘talk the talk’: The whole Macau Tower is like a gigantic adventure playground: Skywalk X, Mast Climb, Iron Walk, Bungy Jump, Sky Jump, etc. are just a few of the urban adenvtures for the ones with a brave heart.