Regent Seven Seas Cruises announces 120-Night Asia-Pacific cruise

Regent Seven Seas Cruises, the world’s leading luxury ocean cruise line, opened reservations last week for its newest Navigate the World– Elements of the Pacific voyage, which is distinct from previous world cruises.

Enabling luxury travellers to appreciate the natural elements that formed some of the world’s most inspiring regions, the “Elements of the Pacific”-themed world cruise embarks in January 2022 on a 120-night, roundtrip journey from San Francisco, California, circumnavigating the inspiring Pacific Rim aboard the award-winning, all-suite, all-balcony Seven Seas Mariner.

It sails to 17 countries and 59 distinct ports of call with 18 overnight stays, while providing access to 43 UNESCO World Heritage Sites and nearly 300 free shore excursions.

“Our 2022 world cruise itinerary, tours and events present an unrivalled experience to the growing number of luxury travellers craving to visit stunning and culturally enriching Asian Pacific destinations,” said Jason Montague, president and chief executive officer of Regent Seven Seas Cruises.

“There is no better way to traverse this wondrous part of our world than in the company of like-minded friends in the care of the best staff and crew on the ocean.”

Get Set to Bungy jump in Goa!

Jumpin Heights, The Bungy People set up India’s First Extreme Adventure Zone in Rishikesh in 2010 and created India’s highest Bungy jumping platform and are now all set to open their second action in Goa, the holiday capital of India on 27th August 2019.

The project is supported by the Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC). The 55m Bungy jump has been set in North Goa, over the stunning Mayem Lake.

Ex Captain Rahul Nigam, Managing Director and owner of Jumpin Heights introduced to the Indian youth, a truly international experience of Bungy Jumping in their home turf with International Safety Standards.

Recently they have completed over 80,000 jumps in Rishikesh. In the last decade, Jumpin Heights Rishikesh has managed to change the face of adventure tourism in India.

Did you know?

The highest commercial bungy jump in the world, according to the Guinness World Records, is 764ft (233m), off the Macau Tower in China. Jumpers experience four to five seconds of freefall at up to 125mph.

The Leela Palace Udaipur is voted as ‘World’s Best Hotel’ by T+L USA

The Leela Palace Udaipur on the banks of Lake Pichola in Rajasthan, has been voted as the World’s Best Hotel by Travel + Leisure USA, Readers Award Survey 2019.

This accolade is received in recognition of its unique location, exquisite architecture and personalised experiences that connect guests with the rich cultural heritage/heart of the city.

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Award Survey is a world-renowned mark of excellence for travel and hospitality companies globally. It honours the finest travel experiences in the world selected by Travel+ Leisure’s global readership of discerning travellers.

Readers rate their experiences and evaluate hotels across the world on characteristics such as rooms, location, service, food and value. Rajiv Kaul, President, The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts said: “We are thrilled to receive this pinnacle accolade from readers of Travel + Leisure, USA.

It’s a badge of honour for our young and passionate team members, who are committed to delivering memorable experiences to our guests. This award comes at an exciting time as the hotel is all set to celebrate its 10th anniversary.