April heralds arrival of Hong Kong package holidays


THAI and Royal Orchid Holidays are offering short breaks in Hong Kong from this month, starting from Dh2650 per person.

There are11 flights a week from Dubai to Bangkok with convenient onward connections to Hong Kong. The Royal Orchid Holidays short break package includes two nights / three days in a mid range hotel with breakfast, return flights Dubai/Hong Kong via Bangkok on THAI, airport transfers in Hong Kong and a half day city tour.
The starting price excludes taxes and surcharges and varies according to dates of travel; hotel options are available on request from Royal Orchid Holidays. Contact a travel agent or Thai Airways International Dubai.
THAI has double daily flights between Bangkok and Beijing, the host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics from August 8 to 24, with convenient daily connections from Dubai. 
Royal Orchid Holidays offers vacation packages to China from Dubai, from mini breaks in Guilin, Lijiang, Kunming, Shanghai and Beijing to tours by train covering Shanghai, Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai.  Prices vary according to date of travel.
The 37th annual Skal Congress will be held in Samui Thailand from May 21 to 25 May 2008.
THAI Airways is offering a discount fare applicable on IATA fares for registered delegates and accompanying persons from Dubai to Bangkok – 75 per cent on economy and 50 per cent of business class.  Accompanying persons receive 50 per cent discount. 
Any SKAL member wishing to take advantage of this offer should contact the THAI office here in Dubai quoting Event Code TG 080 5012 and showing their SKAL membership card.
Separate tickets have to be purchased at the prevailing fare from Bangkok to Samui, but can also be arranged with THAI at the time of booking. Members need to contact the THAI office direct 04 268 1701.