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Global Transportation Price Index released

Global Transportation Price Index released

GoEuro has presented its Worldwide Transportation Price Index findings. These are based on the train, bus and flight information across five continents.

Ebola-free destination in Africa

Ebola-free destination in Africa

Panic is overshadowing reality as fears of the Ebola virus have reportedly led to the cancellation of bookings in Africa.

ETOA partners with British Hospitality Association

ETOA partners with British Hospitality Association

ETOA, the European tourism association, has formed a new partnership with the British Hospitality Association (BHA) to cooperate on the promotion of the UK’s visitor offer to international ...

Mountain Aviation acquired by private investors

Mountain Aviation acquired by private investors

BROOMFIELD, CO - Mountain Aviation, Inc is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by a private investment group seeking to develop the company's strong position in the turboprop and jet ...

Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos announces new Director of Music & Marketing

Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos announces new Director of Music & Marketing

ORLANDO, FL - Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos – with locations from Bali and San Diego to Singapore and Macau – proudly announces Matthew Watts as Director of Music & Marketing – Hotels ...

AAA: Nearly 35 million traveling for Labor Day

AAA: Nearly 35 million traveling for Labor Day

ORLANDO, FL - AAA Travel projects 34.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, the highest volume for the holiday since 2008 and a 1.3 ...

India's first Windows Phone travel search and planning app launched

India's first Windows Phone travel search and planning app launched

NEW DELHI, India - India's leading travel planning and search engine, ixigo.com, has launched its award-winning app on the Windows Phone Store.

United Airlines invests in in-flight food and beverage service

United Airlines invests in in-flight food and beverage service

CHICAGO, IL - United Airlines today unveiled new, improved lunch, dinner and beverage choices for domestic first-class customers, offering travelers chef-inspired meals and premium beverages that ...

Business aviation rebounds in second quarter

Business aviation rebounds in second quarter

CHICAGO, IL - Following a tepid performance in the first quarter of 2014, business aviation made a strong comeback in the second quarter of the year.

California turns to natural gas as drought stifles hydroelectric power

California turns to natural gas as drought stifles hydroelectric power

The California drought, which is in its third year and continues to impact many different aspects of the state's ecosystem, is showing no signs of improvement.

Object to be on the TSA no fly list? Removal procedures about to be established

Object to be on the TSA no fly list? Removal procedures about to be established

It's a scary thought for any traveler in the United States to be possibly included on a secret NOFLY list. Once on this list there seems to be no legal remedy, nor a process to seek removal.

Centara opens first 5-star villa resort in Bali

Bali, Indonesia: Luxurious 5-star Centara villa resort opens Centara opens first 5-star villa resort in Bali

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Grand Villas Nusa Dua Bali, the first five-star villa resort to be operated in Bali by Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts, will open on August 21, 2014.

Hamas warns international airline to fly from and to Tel Aviv as of today

Hamas warns international airline to fly from and to Tel Aviv as of today

A Hamas spokesperson warned airline passengers, tourists, and visitors to fly from and to Tel Aviv's Ben-Gurion Airport beginning at 6:00 am Thursday.

The best: Melbourne, Tokyo, Copenhagen, Cape Town, Vancouver, Berlin, Singapore, Houston, Chicago, Dubai

The best: Melbourne, Tokyo, Copenhagen, Cape Town, Vancouver, Berlin, Singapore, Houston, Chicago, Dubai

Proving that innovation knows no boundaries, six BestCities partners feature on Business Insider’s 2014 list of the ‘18 Most Innovative Cities in the World’ and all eleven partners are ...

Korea and China continue to grow tourism partnership

Korea and China continue to grow tourism partnership

A second formal meeting took place between two of China’s and Korea’s leading hospitality groups to strengthen ties between the two countries in the travel and tourism sector.

How will Americans travel on Labor Day weekend?

How will Americans travel on Labor Day weekend?

ORLANDO, Florida – The first Monday of September in America is known as Labor Day.

Dangerous student tours: The return of the Chinese tick

TRAVEL LAW: Avoiding Dangerous Vacations Update Dangerous student tours: The return of the Chinese tick

By Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson

Last week our annual article, Avoiding Dangerous Vacations 2014 [eTN (8/5/2014)], identified 323 locales in which a travel accident or criminal or terrorist activity had reportedly taken place ...

The mysterious case of the rich jailed Indian man

The mysterious case of the rich jailed Indian man

By Anil Mathur, eTN India Correspondent

The case of the company, Sahara India Pariwar, and its founder and chairman, Subrata Roy Sahara, is getting more interesting.

Zambia: 1.2 million international tourist arrivals by end of year

Zambia: 1.2 million international tourist arrivals by end of year

Zambia is on course to attain the projected 1.2 million international tourist arrivals by the end of the year despite the Ebola epidemic.

Munich sees Arab summer

Along with the rain, Arab tourists flood the streets of Munich Munich sees Arab summer

By Elisabeth Lang, eTN Germany Correspondent

Munich is experiencing a strange summer with pretty cool and unusual temperatures, which seem to be attracting more Arab travelers from the Gulf region than ever before.

Switzerland: Number of "suicide tourists" doubled in three years

Switzerland: Number of "suicide tourists" doubled in three years

British people are the second biggest group of “suicide tourists”, according to a new study, which shows that the number of people traveling to assisted dying clinics in Switzerland has ...

Reunion Island Tourism on a roll

5 cities – 4 workshops a day Reunion Island Tourism on a roll

Vanilla Islands founder member, Reunion Island, continues the market offensive in Germany and partnered with leading long-haul tour operator, Meier’s Weltreisen.

Seize the opportunities: Invest in Africa’s hospitality sector

Investing in Africa hospitality, travel and tourism Seize the opportunities: Invest in Africa’s hospitality sector

PRETORIA - With less than four weeks to go to the 8th annual Hotel Investment Conference Africa (HICA), the Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) and its partner Gauteng Tourism ...

Continuous trickle of Maghreb vacationers boosts Tunisia's tourism

Continuous trickle of Maghreb vacationers boosts Tunisia's tourism

TUNIS, Tunisia - Tunisia's tourism sector rebounded this summer, thanks in large part to the continuous trickle of Maghreb vacationers, especially Algerians and Libyans.

Movenpick Hotel Doha sets standard in Middle East

Movenpick Hotel Doha sets standard in Middle East

LOS ANGELES, California - Committed to sustainable environments, Movenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe certified hotel and resort chain in the world.

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