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Close to 1 million expected for 2014 Chile ski season

Sports Tourism Close to 1 million expected for 2014 Chile ski season

SANTIAGO, Chile – “Together with the Sub-Secretary of Tourism and Turismo Chile, we have put forth different actions abroad to strengthen our country as the leader of snow destinations within ...

Brazil expects $13.5 billion economic boost from 2014 FIFA World Cup

Brazil expects $13.5 billion economic boost from 2014 FIFA World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil is expected to inject approximately USD$13.5 billion into the Brazilian economy, according to a survey conducted by the EconomicResearch Institute Foundation ...

Aeromexico reports 8.9 percent passenger increase

Aeromexico reports 8.9 percent passenger increase

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeromexico S A B de C V,the largest airline in Mexico, reports its operating statistics for June 2014.

Puerto Madero, Mexico records 6.9 strong earthquake

Puerto Madero, Mexico records 6.9 strong earthquake

A large 6.9 earthquake was recorded at 6.23 am this Monday morning local time at Puerto Madero, Mexico. The region is frequented by tourists and locals.

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Volaris reports a 13 percent increase in passengers

Volaris reports a 13 percent increase in passengers

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico and the US, today reported its preliminary traffic results for June 2014.

LIME Montego Bay Jerk Festival takes a bite out of Jamaica’s indigenous culture

LIME Montego Bay Jerk Festival takes a bite out of Jamaica’s indigenous culture

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Festival producers, John and Kamilah Lindo unveiled a sizzling holistic family-value package for the fifth staging of the LIME Montego Bay Jerk Festival at the Press Launch ...

8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party

In the words of Chef Bobby Flay, Are You Ready for a Throw Down? 8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) announces that 8 local and international teams have been selected to compete during the 2nd Annual Pleasure Island Guam BBQ Block Party on Saturday, ...

Hotel executive takes on Caribbean sales

Travel and tourism executives in hospitality Hotel executive takes on Caribbean sales

ROCKVILLE, Maryland – Choice Hotels announced a new executive appointment to assist with its Caribbean development thrust in a rebounding market.

Luxury Resort Calabash Grenada announces 2014 multi-million dollar upgrade

Recertified as sustainable tourism operation Luxury Resort Calabash Grenada announces 2014 multi-million dollar upgrade

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe member Calabash Grenada announces a major upgrade to its resort following its recent recertification as a sustainable tourism operation.

Delta adds service to Saint Lucia from JFK International Airport

Delta adds service to Saint Lucia from JFK International Airport

SAINT LUCIA – The Saint Lucia Tourist Board today announced Delta Air Lines will add non-stop service from New York’s JFK International Airport to Saint Lucia’s Hewanorra International ...

Bermuda's Hamilton to host The 40th annual Conference of Black Mayors

Bermuda's Hamilton to host The 40th annual Conference of Black Mayors

HAMILTON, Bermuda - Bermuda's Corporation of Hamilton has announced it will host the 40th annual Conference of Black Mayors Convention later this year.

Minister: World Cup tourists spent $365 million so far

Minister: World Cup tourists spent $365 million so far

Rio de Janeiro RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - Foreign tourists have spent $365 million during the first phase of the FIFA World Cup, Brazil's sports minister Aldo Rebelo said.

Inti Raymi travel and tourism event in Peru left 25 tons of garbage

Inti Raymi travel and tourism event in Peru left 25 tons of garbage

A travel and tourism event in Peru, according to El Comercio and attendees at Initi Raymi, much of which takes place at the popular Sacsayhuaman ruins near Cusco, left 25 tons of garbage at the ...

Traveling to Lima, Peru on a budget

Traveling to Lima, Peru on a budget

Staying in Lima, Peru, doesn’t have to break the bank. Here’s a guide to budget accommodation in Peru’s capital city put together by the Peru This Week publication.

A Caribbean passenger ferry for regional transport?

Direct implications for tourism A Caribbean passenger ferry for regional transport?

One race (de Caribbean man)
From de same place (de Caribbean man)
Dat make de same trip (de Caribbean man)
On de same ship (de Caribbean man)
So we must push one common ...

Caribbean Sailing Association Annual Conference to take place in Antigua

Caribbean Sailing Association Annual Conference to take place in Antigua

The newly-named Caribbean Sailing Association (CSA) Annual Conference will take place at Antigua Yacht Club in English Harbour, Antigua from Friday, October 24 to Sunday, October 26.

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

International chefs & local grillmasters to throw down at Guam BBQ Block Party

TUMON, Guam - On July 5, visiting chefs from Russia and South Korea will compete against local BBQ teams in Guam for the Champion Grillmaster title at the second annual Pleasure Island Guam BBQ ...

Statia Tourism attends SMART trade show on St. Maarten

Statia Tourism attends SMART trade show on St. Maarten

The St. Eustatius Tourism Development Foundation was represented by Public Relations Officer, Teena Lopes at the 13th consecutive St.

Green Globe CEO, Guest Speaker at Belize Tourism Industry Association  29th Bi-Annual General Meeting

Green Globe CEO, Guest Speaker at Belize Tourism Industry Association 29th Bi-Annual General Meeting

Green Globe CEO Mr Guido Bauer has been invited to address the 29th Bi-Annual General meeting of the Belize Tourism Industry Association (BTIA) on the 9th of July 2014 at the Best Western Belize ...

International Galapagos Tour Operators Association (IGTOA): Galapagos Conservation

International Galapagos Tour Operators Association (IGTOA): Galapagos Conservation

WildAid, The Charles Darwin Foundation CDF), Ecology Project International (EPI) and Friends of Galapagos New Zealand (FOGNZ) will receive a total of $65,000 from the International Galapagos Tour ...

Caribbean Travel Health Alert: Untreatable mosquito-borne virus threatens tourism

Caribbean Travel Health Alert: Untreatable mosquito-borne virus threatens tourism

More than 25 million tourists visited the Caribbean in 2013, according to the Caribbean Tourism Organization. It’s the most tourism-dependent area in the world.

Saint Lucia prepares for second annual wedding symposium

Saint Lucia prepares for second annual wedding symposium

By eTN Staff Writer

From September 24 – 28, 2014, Saint Lucia will host a roster of destination wedding experts during the second annual “LOVE Elevated” Wedding Symposium.

LAM and TAM flight interruption possible in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Argentina

LAM and TAM flight interruption possible in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Argentina

This week, the aviation unions of the ITF (International Transport Workers' Federation) Network of LATAM Unions in Chile, Argentina, Ecuador, Peru and Colombia will be taking action to support the ...

Apple Leisure Group Signs New Resort Deal in St. Thomas

Apple Leisure Group Signs New Resort Deal in St. Thomas

Apple Leisure Group’s subsidiary, AMResorts®, is adding Dreams Sugar Bay St. Thomas Resort & Spa to its resort brand management portfolio starting July 1.

French tourist arrested in Rio for drugs and bribery is a French off duty police officer

French tourist arrested in Rio for drugs and bribery is a French off duty police officer

A French tourist was arrested in the center of the tourism action in Rio de Janeiro last week for caught red handed with drugs.

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