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Grupo Aeroportuario Del Pacífico to acquire Spanish company DCA

Grupo Aeroportuario Del Pacífico to acquire Spanish company DCA

GUADALAJARA, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, S.A.B. de C.V.

Celebrity Cruises Great Wine Festival raises a glass to modern luxury

Celebrity Cruises Great Wine Festival raises a glass to modern luxury

LOS ANGELES, CA - Modern luxury cruise brand Celebrity Cruises, known for made-from-scratch, globally inspired cuisine and highly personalized service, is bringing back the wine and food festival ...

Hilton Worldwide deepens global commitment to waste solutions and recycling

Hilton Worldwide deepens global commitment to waste solutions and recycling

MCLEAN, VA - Partnering with Clean the World, Hilton Worldwide today reaffirmed its global commitment to the recycling and redistribution of used soap and hygiene products to millions of people ...

Tourism taking responsibility by measuring & communicating sustainability

Global Summit of the WTTC Discussion Tourism taking responsibility by measuring & communicating sustainability

It is said that the economic impact of travel and tourism is increasing and that governments and the wider community appreciates this sector’s ability to create jobs and economic wealth.

Airbus: Over 1500 orders for the versatile A330

Airbus: Over 1500 orders for the versatile A330

Airbus’ successful widebody A330 Family has passed the major milestone of winning over 1,500 firm orders from over 100 customers.

JAL unveils its new homepage for Japan region

JAL unveils its new homepage for Japan region

Japan Airlines (JAL) unveiled its newly main homepage on April 16, 2015 and its English site for Japan region on April 17, 2015.

Strong earthquake rocks Fiji area

Strong earthquake rocks Fiji area

A strong earthquake rocked Fiji region today. The quake was measured at a magnitude 6.5, according to the US Geological Survey. Officials say there was no tsunami threat.

SILVERSEA Cruises and plans for the Vanilla Islands

SILVERSEA Cruises and plans for the Vanilla Islands

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, who was in Madrid at the invitation of the WTTC (World Travel & Tourism Council) for their Global Summit, took time ...

Call for entries: 14th Skål International Sustainable Tourism Awards

Call for entries: 14th Skål International Sustainable Tourism Awards

Skål International, as an international organization of industry leaders, is a powerful force in the travel and tourism industry to initiate change and encourage the conservation of the ...

WTM: African Responsible Tourism Awards

WTM: African Responsible Tourism Awards

Gansbaai takes the Gold at the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2015.

New to open: St. Regis Macao Cotai Central appoints General Manager

New to open: St. Regis Macao Cotai Central appoints General Manager

Set to open in the third quarter of 2015, The St. Regis Macao, Cotai Central, today announced the appointment of Mr. Paul Cunningham as General Manager. Mr.

Airline signs $9.2 billion order with Rolls-Royce for A380 engines

Airline signs $9.2 billion order with Rolls-Royce for A380 engines

The engines will be used to power 50 Airbus A380s ordered at the Dubai Air Show in 2013, which will begin entering service in 2016.

Proflight Zambia premiered the latest music video

Proflight Zambia premiered the latest music video

Celebrities and VIP dignitaries mingled with fans and movie-goers last night as Proflight Zambia premiered the latest music video by its supergroup of brand ambassadors Fly5.

More than 300 delegates expected at the PATA Annual Summit 2015

More than 300 delegates expected at the PATA Annual Summit 2015

From April 23-26, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will hold the PATA Annual Summit 2015 in Leshan, Sichuan, China.

San Diego Tourism: GTA hosts Americas sourcing, sales and operations conference

San Diego Tourism: GTA hosts Americas sourcing, sales and operations conference

150 senior travel representatives visited the United States this month as global travel distributor GTA held its annual Americas Sourcing, Sales and Operations conference in San Diego, ...

Bomb threat: Batik Air makes emergency landing in Makassar

Bomb threat: Batik Air makes emergency landing in Makassar

A Batik Air plane carrying 122 passengers was en route from the eastern island of Ambon to the Indonesian capital Jakarta when it made an emergency landing in Makassar.

South Florida travel agents learn more about Trindad & Tobago

South Florida travel agents learn more about Trindad & Tobago

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO TOURISM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY HOSTED EDUCATIONAL EVENING FOR SOUTH FLORIDA TRAVEL AGENTS

This African country still got what it takes and then some more

This African country still got what it takes and then some more

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

Many readers were intrigued to read that only recently was the 110th Kenya Derby run at the Ngong Racecourse, showing a tradition of horseracing in Kenya going back over 100 years and then ...

Pacific Whale Foundation's Greg Kaufman named to IWC Sub-committee

Pacific Whale Foundation's Greg Kaufman named to IWC Sub-committee

MA'ALAEA, Maui, HI – Greg Kaufman, Founder and Executive Director of the Pacific Whale Foundation, has been named to the International Whaling Commission’s (IWC) Conservation Whalewatch ...

Kenya records first ever satellite tagging of a striped marlin

Kenya records first ever satellite tagging of a striped marlin

By Prof. Wolfgang H. Thome, Ph.D., eTN Africa Correspondent

Kenya’s coast, from Malindi over ot Watamu, and all the way to the Pemba Channel where the waters are shared with Tanzania, is rightly famous for offering some of the world’s best fishing ...

UFTAA President addresses Travel Agents Association of India

UFTAA President addresses Travel Agents Association of India

The United Federation of Travel Agents’ Associations (UFTAA) President, Joe Borg-Olivier, addressed the 62nd Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) Convention in Bali, after being introduced ...

Princess Cruises announces largest-ever Australia deployment

Princess Cruises announces largest-ever Australia deployment

SINGAPORE – Princess Cruises has announced it will home port five ships in Australia to sail the cruise line’s largest-ever program offering in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific for ...

Marriott Hotel Georgetown opens

Marriott Hotel Georgetown opens

GEORGETOWN, Guyana - The grand opening of the highly anticipated, internationally branded Marriott Hotel was today undertaken by President Donald Ramotar, in Georgetown Guyana.

Reunion Island dims the light as the next generation of Barau’s petrel take flight

Reunion Island dims the light as the next generation of Barau’s petrel take flight

Something unique is going to happen on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion when across the island the lights are dimmed at night and in part switched off.

Tourists drawn to serene greenery in Galway

Tourists drawn to serene greenery in Galway

By Mike Quane

Ireland is known around the world as a place of fun, with pubs, singing and dancing, and of course, that's all true. But the Emerald Isle can also be a place for tranquility and quiet beauty.

Travel habits changing in Africa

Travel habits changing in Africa

Looking at changing travel habits within Africa, the expansion of travel on the continent is facing some challenges but is also exhibiting some promising signs.

Galley Bay Resort & Spa establishes Turtle Sanctuary on Antigua

Galley Bay Resort & Spa establishes Turtle Sanctuary on Antigua

LOS ANGELES, California - Galley Bay Resort & Spa is one of the most committed green resorts in Green Globe’s exclusive collection of certified members on the Island of Antigua.

Are rail operators responsible for preventing train suicides?

Are rail operators responsible for preventing train suicides?

SAN JOSE, CA - Although less common than people think, it's always shocking when someone commits "suicide by train." Do these suicides have predictable patterns?

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