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Don't become a victim of tourism:  Tips to avoid when traveling

Don't become a victim of tourism: Tips to avoid when traveling

Written by Peter Tarlow, Tourism & More.

Travel is no doubt a wonderful, experience.

Kenya helicopter crash latest in growing list of air accidents

Kenya helicopter crash latest in growing list of air accidents

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

Following two recent crashes of police helicopters in Kenya and several fixed-wing light aircraft accidents, it was a helicopter which went down yesterday in Wajir county, leading to the total ...

Bulgaria bans burqas in public places

Bulgaria bans burqas in public places

SOFIA, Bulgaria - Bulgaria’s parliament has passed legislation that effectively bans burqas – veils which fully cover the face, worn by Muslim women in public – in a bid to step up security ...

Hawaii Aerospace Summit will be held during Aerospace in Hawaii Week

Hawaii Aerospace Summit will be held during Aerospace in Hawaii Week

HONOLULU, Hawaii - The Hawaii Aerospace Summit will be held during Aerospace in Hawaii Week – part of World Space Week being celebrated in over seventy countries during the first week in ...

Turkish President's border claims irk Greece

Turkish President's border claims irk Greece

ATHENS, Greece - Greece says Turkey is endangering bilateral relations by deriding the 1923 Lausanne Treaty that defined the modern boundaries between the two countries.

Ryanair increases Lisbon and Ponta Delgada summer service

Ryanair increases Lisbon and Ponta Delgada summer service

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish low-cost airline Ryanair, with its primary operational bases at Dublin and London Stansted Airports, has announced expanded summer service schedule for Lisbon and Ponta ...

XL Airways France launches service to St. Maarten

XL Airways France launches service to St. Maarten

French carrier XL Airways France (formerly Star Airlines), based at Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, has announced its latest addition in the Caribbean, with plans to introduce service to St ...

WizzAir to launch Warsaw-Eilat service

WizzAir to launch Warsaw-Eilat service

WARSAW, Poland - A Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air said it is adding service to Eilat (Ovda Airport), Israel from Warsaw Chopin Airport, Poland.

Venezuelan carrier to use Airbus A340-300 on Miami route

Venezuelan carrier to use Airbus A340-300 on Miami route

BARCELONA, Venezuela - Avior Airlines, an airline based in Barcelona, Venezuela, announces that it is planning to use Airbus A340-300 aircraft on Barcelona (Venezuela) – Miami route.

Flydubai cancels Dubai-Zagreb service

Flydubai cancels Dubai-Zagreb service

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Flydubai - a government-owned low-cost airline with its head office and flight operations in Terminal 2 of Dubai International Airport, announced that it will be ...

13 MUST SEE 2016 Haunted Houses in US named

13 MUST SEE 2016 Haunted Houses in US named

ST. CLAIR SHORES, MI - A large group of Halloween lovers, visited haunted attractions across the country in search of the biggest, scariest and most unique and elaborate attractions.

Seoul government hosts "2016 Discover Seoul" tourist event

Seoul government hosts "2016 Discover Seoul" tourist event

SEOUL, South Korea - Seoul government and Seoul Tourism Organization Co, Ltd host “2016 Discover Seoul (Eco Walking Tour)” from 13:00 to 18:00 on October 2nd.

Jamaica activates Tourism Emergency Operation Centers

Jamaica activates Tourism Emergency Operation Centers

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Tourism Emergency Operations Centres (TEOC), located at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston and Altamont West in Montego Bay, will be the focal points of the tourism ...

U.S. aviation community readies for winter weather

U.S. aviation community readies for winter weather

As winter approaches, US airports, airline flight crews, dispatchers, general aviation pilots, air traffic controllers, and manufacturers will begin using new Takeoff and Landing Performance ...

American Airlines AA5123 is declaring an emergency

American Airlines AA5123 is declaring an emergency

The captain on American Airlines flight 5123 flying currently from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Dayton, Ohio, is declaring an emergency.

Washington Dulles Airport welcomes new Turkish Airlines lounge

Washington Dulles Airport welcomes new Turkish Airlines lounge

WASHINGTON, DC - A new 5,000-square-foot lounge at Dulles International Airport (IAD) opened today in Washington, DC.

FAA issues emergency order to Braille Battery

FAA issues emergency order to Braille Battery

WASHINGTON – The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on September 16 issued an emergency order to restrict and prohibit Braille Battery, Inc of Sarasota, ...

China's Guizhou to address poverty with culture diversity and tourism

China's Guizhou to address poverty with culture diversity and tourism

GUI'AN, China - The second China (Guizhou) International Folk Culture and Tourism Products Expo got underway on September 28 in Gui'an New District, Guizhou, a province in southwest China.

WestJet takes Big Brothers Big Sisters under their wing

WestJet takes Big Brothers Big Sisters under their wing

CALGARY, Canada - Today, WestJet employees will spend their day mentoring 100 youth from Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) by showing them the ins and outs of aviation at the airline's Calgary ...

Cruise tourists book with travel agencies, spend more money

IPK International and ITB Berlin examine cruise tourism trends Cruise tourists book with travel agencies, spend more money

BERLIN, Germany - In recent years cruises have become a boom segment of the travel industry.

Hard Rock announces global casino and hotel-casino rights reacquisition

Hard Rock announces global casino and hotel-casino rights reacquisition

ORLANDO, FL - Hard Rock International has completed the acquisition of casino and hotel-casino rights in the western US, as well as in several key international markets, from affiliates of BREF ...

Brussels introduces MIXITY.brussels 2017 theme year in a festive way

Brussels introduces MIXITY.brussels 2017 theme year in a festive way

BRUSSELS, Belgium - This Friday, 30 September, at 6 pm, 120 artists will perform on two stages for HELLO MIXITY, in the heart of Brussels.

NASA, France to collaborate on aircraft noise research

NASA, France to collaborate on aircraft noise research

WASHINGTON, DC - During bilateral meetings in Daejeon, South Korea, NASA and France's Office National d'Etudes et de Recherches Aerospatiales (ONERA) signed an agreement Tuesday to collaborate on ...

Jordan to host first ever regional Adventure Travel Trade conference

Jordan to host first ever regional Adventure Travel Trade conference

AMMAN, Jordan - The Jordan Tourism Board is proud to announce that the Adventure Trade Travel Association (ATTA) will hold its regional AdventureNEXT Near East (ANNE) meeting in Jordan in early ...

EXPO opens in Shenyang with great success

EXPO opens in Shenyang with great success

SHENYANG, China - The Shenyang New World EXPO has opened to the extraordinary success of the Annual National Planning Conference 2016 (ANPC) held 24-26 September.

Hyatt Place Melaka Gateway set to open in 2019

Hyatt Place Melaka Gateway set to open in 2019

HONG KONG – Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Eosh Properties SDN BHN, an affiliate of KAJ Development, for a Hyatt ...

Airberlin CEO: All flights operate as normal

Airberlin CEO: All flights operate as normal

BERLIN, Germany - In response to a number of media enquiries, Stefan Pichler, Chief Executive Officer airberlin group, today states:

Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy confirm participation at the upcoming Turkish Airlines Open

Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy confirm participation at the upcoming Turkish Airlines Open

ANTALYA, Turkey - Following the confirmation of Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, former world number one, has joined the line-up of golfing stars to confirm their participation at the upcoming Turkish ...

Etihad Airways flies flag of excellence at World Travel Awards

Etihad Airways flies flag of excellence at World Travel Awards

Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East’s Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East, representing a decade of dominance in the category, and one of four accolades proudly ...

Austrian Airlines will initiate flight service to the Seychelles

Star Alliance Members flying to the Seychelles: Ethiopian, Turkish, and Austrian Airlines Austrian Airlines will initiate flight service to the Seychelles

Seychelles Ministry of Tourism and Culture

The third Star Alliance member airline is heading to the Seychelles.

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