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Hawaii Civil Defense: Volcano threatening 8000

Tourists and locals concerned about Hawaii's Kilauea volcano Hawaii Civil Defense: Volcano threatening 8000

Close to the tourism hotspot in the US Island State of Hawaii, tourists and more so locals are concerned about the development of the lava flow from the latest Kilauea volcano eruption.

Caribbean Aviation Day: IATA VP speaks out - read the details

Caribbean Aviation Day: IATA VP speaks out - read the details

The IATA Regional Vice President Peter Cerda's remarks at Caribbean Aviation Day are as follows:

About the new Qatar Airways A380

About the new Qatar Airways A380

At a ceremony in Hamburg, Germany, hosted by Airbus, Qatar Airways welcomed a new star to its fleet – the A380.

Not just a game: Sports tourism in Asia

Not just a game: Sports tourism in Asia

In her keynote, Singapore Tourism Board Director, Asia, Sports Recruitment International, Ms.

Tax agency ordered to refund Philippine Airlines P4.5 million

Tax agency ordered to refund Philippine Airlines P4.5 million

MANILA, Philippines - “If the State expects taxpayers to observe fairness and honesty in paying their taxes, it must hold itself against the same standard in refunding erroneous exactions and ...

Italy's tourism revenues drop

Italy's tourism revenues drop

ROME, Italy - Summer tourism revenues in Italy have dropped significantly.

US tourist mistaken for international terrorist

US tourist mistaken for international terrorist

An American family whose Kenyan holiday was ruined when a policeman mistook their 15-year-old daughter for an international terrorist has been offered an all-expenses-paid trip as ...

Marriott helps working mothers succeed

Marriott helps working mothers succeed

BETHESDA, MD - Marriott International, Inc was ranked by Working Mother magazine as one of the 2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies.

UK to refund visa cost to Chinese tourists

UK to refund visa cost to Chinese tourists

UK has announced plans to refund the cost of up to 25,000 visas for Chinese tourists in an attempt to attract more visits to the country.

Greece: Sporting events extend tourism season, bring additional revenues

Greece: Sporting events extend tourism season, bring additional revenues

ATHENS, Greece - The organization of sporting activities at popular Greek destinations has helped to extend the tourism season and brought additional revenues to sector professionals.

Current trends and investment opportunities for hotels and tourism

Current trends and investment opportunities for hotels and tourism

Hotel Investment Conference Africa (HICA) 2014 began today in Cape Town under the theme of what most tourists would want when they book a hotel – “A room with a view.” In recent times the ...

Starwood continues Latin American expansion

Starwood continues Latin American expansion

QUITO, Ecuador - From the South American Hotel Investment Conference in Quito, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc announced that it is continuing its aggressive growth strategy in Latin ...

American-US Air service agents to join Teamsters-CWA Association

American-US Air service agents to join Teamsters-CWA Association

WASHINGTON, DC - In a vote announced today by the National Mediation Board (NMB), more than 15,000 passenger service professionals at the newly-merged American-US Airways have voted to join the ...

FRAUD ALERT: Story on UN World Partnership Summit on Sustainable Development a fake

FRAUD ALERT: Story on UN World Partnership Summit on Sustainable Development a fake

An increasing number of email scams are using NGOs, International NGOs, development agencies, meetings, international conferences, etc. as the hook to defraud or cheat unsuspecting recipients.

More flights available to take tourists on safari

More flights available to take tourists on safari

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

A premier safari and charter airline announced yesterday that they will increase their present 17 frequencies to Bukoba, the country’s main town on the western shores of Lake Victoria, to 19 ...

Green Globe joins UNWTO as Affiliate Member

Green Globe joins UN World Tourism Organization Green Globe joins UNWTO as Affiliate Member

PressRelease: LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe is proud to announce that the Executive Council of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), at its 98th ...

First State of Fall Travel Report released

First State of Fall Travel Report released

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Just in time for the beginning of fall, Hotwire.com today revealed its first State of Fall Travel Report.

Carnival Cruise Lines renews its 'Great Vacation Guarantee'

Carnival Cruise Lines renews its 'Great Vacation Guarantee'

MIAMI, FL - Carnival Cruise Lines is renewing its groundbreaking Great Vacation Guarantee which provides consumers an opportunity to receive a 110 percent refund, complimentary transportation home ...

Odile poised to bring catastrophic flooding to Southwest US

Odile poised to bring catastrophic flooding to Southwest US

Odile will unload tremendous rainfall over a large part of the Southwest United States that will run off the mountains and into the desert valleys and plains through the end of the week.

Royal Caribbean exec named Seatrade Mediterranean Personality of the Year

Royal Caribbean exec named Seatrade Mediterranean Personality of the Year

BARCELONA, Spain - Adam Goldstein, President & COO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, was announced as the Seatrade Mediterranean Personality of the Year 2014, a biennial award sponsored by V.

Virgin America aqain passengers' top pick

Virgin America aqain passengers' top pick

ANAHEIM, CA - Virgin America once again was named passengers' top pick, taking home the coveted Best Overall Passenger Experience award for the 2014 Passenger Choice Awards.

Carlson Rezidor names new Vice President

Carlson Rezidor names new Vice President

SINGAPORE - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group today announced the appointment ofSandy Russell as Vice President, Commercial Operations,Asia Pacific.

Top travel behaviors, cliches and pet peeves according to locals

Top travel behaviors, cliches and pet peeves according to locals

NORWALK, CT - Tourists traveling in search of an authentic, cultural experience, who have previously fallen victim to tourist traps, can now get the full scoop on the best ways to travel like a ...

Dassault Aviation to showcase Falcon 7X at SA air show

Dassault Aviation to showcase Falcon 7X at SA air show

SAINT-CLOUD, France - Dassault Aviation will present its large cabin, long range Falcon 7X at the Africa Aerospace & Defence Expo, to be held in Gauteng, South Africa on 17-21 September ...

Gogo wins Vietnam Airlines contract

Gogo wins Vietnam Airlines contract

ITASCA, IL - Gogo, a leading global aero communications service provider, announced today that it has received a bid award letter from Vietnam Airlines to provide in-flight connectivity services ...

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