Welcome New Members


We are delighted to welcome seven new PATA International Members into the community. We are excited to have them on board and look forward to working closely with them to bring expertise to our community, across our members, the PATA network and the travel industry on the journey ahead!

Get to know them by checking out their profiles below.

Booking.com B.V.

Founded in 1996 in Amsterdam, Booking.com has grown from a small Dutch startup to one of the world’s leading digital travel companies. Part of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), Booking.com’s mission is to make it easier for everyone to experience the world.

By investing in the technology that helps take the friction out of travel, Booking.com seamlessly connects millions of travellers with memorable experiences, a range of transport options and incredible places to stay - from homes to hotels and much more. As one of the world’s largest travel marketplaces for both established brands and entrepreneurs of all sizes, Booking.com enables properties all over the world to reach a global audience and grow their businesses.

Booking.com is available in 43 languages and offers more than 28 million total reported accommodation listings, including over 6.6 million listings alone of homes, apartments and other unique places to stay. No matter where you want to go or what you want to do, Booking.com makes it easy and backs it all up with 24/7 customer support.


Exhibition Group Limited

Established in 2003 and re-branded as Exhibition Group Limited in 2014, we are a premier events management company specializing in organizing world-class exhibitions, conferences, and trade shows. With extensive industry expertise, our dedicated professionals strive to deliver exceptional events that surpass our clients' and attendees' expectations.

We provide comprehensive event management solutions, encompassing venue selection, design, marketing, and promotion, ensuring that each event is customized to meet our clients' unique objectives. Our unwavering commitment to quality and meticulous attention to detail permeate every aspect of our work, resulting in successful events that generate enduring value for all stakeholders involved.


Grand Lisboa Palace

Grand Lisboa Palace Resort Macau, situated in the Cotai district, celebrates a grand fusion of Eastern and Western influences, embodying a cross-cultural and legendary heritage. As the latest Lisboa brand member, the resort sets a new standard for hospitality excellence with a commitment to perfection. It amalgamates world-class brands in accommodation, gastronomy, retail, entertainment, and wellness, offering unique wedding, event, and meeting venues. Grand Lisboa Palace, an original and bold addition from Macau, seeks to redefine travel and leisure, infusing new significance into its already legendary status.

The resort's intricate architecture seamlessly blends traditional Chinese motifs with inspiration from monumental European structures, incorporating Chinoiserie style from 17th and 18th century Europe. Western architectural forms intertwine with Chinese symbols such as the dragon, phoenix, and lotus, symbolizing revered blessings in Chinese culture. This fusion creates a distinctive and visually striking exterior, making Grand Lisboa Palace stand out in both Macau and the broader region.


Grand Lisboa

The Grand Lisboa Hotel, owned by SJM Resorts, Limited, stands as an iconic 260-meter skyscraper, drawing inspiration from Macau's lotus symbol. The 5,000m² "Starsphere" is a visible landmark, even from Taipa island. Opened in February 2007, the recreational facilities and restaurants within Grand Lisboa precede the hotel's official opening in December 2008.

Grand Lisboa has garnered quadruple Forbes Five-Star honors, solidifying its status among the world's elite hotels. Nestled in the heart of Macau, this iconic building is a testament to extraordinary elegance and luxury, featuring nine acclaimed restaurants and top-quality ultra-luxurious rooms. With easy access to prime tourist attractions, the hotel aims to provide an enjoyable stay through impeccable service. Located in the Central Business District, it's 15 minutes from Macau International Airport and 5 minutes from the Macau Maritime Ferry Terminal, offering over 400 luxurious rooms ranging from 48 to 341 square meters.



At Jalan.ai, we believe that travel and business expansion should go hand in hand. Our innovative platform is designed for entrepreneurs who dream of taking their business global. Whether you're exploring bustling cityscapes or serene landscapes, Jalan.ai is your partner in turning every destination into a new market opportunity.

Jalan.ai is committed to redefining travel experiences through technology. By harnessing the power of AI on WhatsApp, Jalan.ai provides innovative, personalized travel solutions to consumers and the travel industry. Our services include Trademark Registration, Idea Generation and Refinement, Market Research, and Setup and Logistics.


Osaka Connect Dot Com

Osaka Group is a renowned travel and tourism company founded in Kerala in 1993. It comprises of five different companies catering to the ever-growing needs of the people in the travel and tourism sector, healthcare, and global education services. These companies include Osaka Air Travels, Osaka Air Travels Pvt Ltd, Kerala Tour Mart India Pvt Ltd, Osaka Connect Dot Com, and Osaka Educare, each specializing in their respective areas of expertise. Osaka Group has achieved remarkable success over the past 29 years under the able leadership of its visionary Founder and Chairman, Dr. P B Boss. Osaka Group is committed to providing the best possible travel experience and promoting sustainable tourism.


SJM Resorts, S.A

Rooted in Macau for over half a century, SJM Resorts, a leading integrated resorts operator, is synonymous with innovative high-quality tourism services. The company is dedicated to providing magnificent leisure experiences for Macau residents and global tourists, solidifying Macau's unmatched status as the World Centre of Tourism and Leisure. SJM Resorts plays a pivotal role in promoting Macau's sustainable prosperity and dynamic development by setting benchmarks for diversification through a broad spectrum of leisure and hospitality services. The company offers sophisticated and immersive experiences, defining modern indulgence.

Proudly earning nine prestigious Five-Star Awards from the 2023 Forbes Travel Guide, SJM Resorts excels in opulent accommodations, top-tier amenities, and exquisite services. With prime locations across Macau, SJM's integrated resorts and hotels provide iconic settings for exceptional accommodations, entertainment, shopping, gastronomy, and MICE experiences, seamlessly blending traditional, contemporary, and visionary aesthetics.


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