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Vienna: More bednights than ever in first half of 2014

Vienna: More bednights than ever in first half of 2014

VIENNA, Austria - "Vienna has once again convincingly demonstrated its tourist attraction in the first half of 2014, with an increase of 5.8% to some six million visitor overnights," said Norbert ...

Win a trip to Greece

Global Traveler and the Greek National Tourism Organization offer contest Win a trip to Greece

YARDLEY, Pennsylvania – Global Traveler and the Greek National Tourism Organization are offering one lucky winner the chance to win a trip for two to Athens, Greece.

MH 17: Ukrainian president ordered fighting to stop to allow access to the crash site

Ukrainian army ordered to stop, but heavy fighting continued in Donetsk MH 17: Ukrainian president ordered fighting to stop to allow access to the crash site

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told journalists at a press conference in Kiev he has ordered troops to stop all military actions within a radius of 40km from the site of the Malaysian ...

Malaysia Airlines about to be taken over by the government?

Malaysia Airlines about to be taken over by the government?

Malaysia Airlines suffered two major aircraft losses and hundreds of victims over a period of just 4 months.

Donetsk under intense and deadly attack while MH17 rescue workers arrive in the city

Donetsk under intense and deadly attack while MH17 rescue workers arrive in the city

International observers and air crash investigators are arriving in the Eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk to help with the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash investigation.

Sky Library is now smarter at Lounge Istanbul

Sky Library is now smarter at Lounge Istanbul

Turkish Airlines whose enhanced strategy is to make passengers feel special and valued throughout their travel by developing new innovations at each stage of travel, has yet launched another ...

Tourism overdevelopment in Ireland: The EU is paying

Tourism overdevelopment in Ireland: The EU is paying

In the 1960s Ireland was a recognized ground-breaker in tourism development, creating renowned innovations from duty-free shopping to medieval banquets and even Irish coffee.

MH17: Train with grisly cargo of corpses on the way to nowhere

Ukraine: Rebels operating without leadership, chain of command and facing another enemy MH17: Train with grisly cargo of corpses on the way to nowhere

While dozens of innocent people get shot in cities like Luhansk and Donetsk in the Eastern Ukraine every day, while currently restaurants and the Institute of Culture and Arts in Luhansk are on ...

School of Hotel Management launches specialization in Spa and Health Management

School of Hotel Management launches specialization in Spa and Health Management

Les Roches International School of Hotel Management launched a new specialization in Spa and Health Management focused on the business and operational aspects of spa and health management, health ...

When at Helsinki Airport, stop in at Yoga Gate

When at Helsinki Airport, stop in at Yoga Gate

“Yoga Gate” was recently launched at Helsinki Airport and is open round-the-clock near gate 30.

Putin on Russian media: Full-scale international team by ICAO needed on MH17 investigation

Putin on Russian media: Full-scale international team by ICAO needed on MH17 investigation

The Russian media issued the following article today in regards to MH17.

Car slams into group of tourists, 22 injured

Car slams into group of tourists, 22 injured

WARSAW, Poland - Twenty-two people were injured and most of them taken to a hospital after a Honda car run into a group of people in Polish seaside resort of Sopot Saturday midnight.

Tourist survives fall from hotel balcony

Tourist survives fall from hotel balcony

A 20-year-old Irish tourist miraculously survived a fall from the 3rd floor of a Spainish hotel balcony because of a tree.

Ukrainian lawyer: Kiev shows not much effort to assist OSCE on MH17

MH 17: Could slow Kiev response be a push to force west for military support? Ukrainian lawyer: Kiev shows not much effort to assist OSCE on MH17

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) is in urgent need for assistance by authorities in charge of the East Ukrainian crash site for Malaysian Airlines MH 17.

Israel: Travel warnings against Turkey

Israel: Travel warnings against Turkey

Ironically a country that is in a state of war is issuing travel warnings for its citizens. Turkey is the receiver of these warnings.

France: Banned and authorized mass protests against Israel invasion of the Gaza strip

France: Banned and authorized mass protests against Israel invasion of the Gaza strip

Paris is one of the largest destination for tourists from all over the world. Tourists and locals were caught in unauthorized mass protests today.

MH17: Exclusive interview with East Ukrainian witness

Rebel leader: Kiev is not sending enough help for MH17 crash site MH17: Exclusive interview with East Ukrainian witness

Reports from the MH17 crash site say decomposing bodies remain strewn over a 20 km radius as rebels fire on investigators, blocking them from the scene.

Two tour busses collide in Dresden: 9 dead, 40 injured

Two tour busses collide in Dresden: 9 dead, 40 injured

A tour bus accident in the Saxony capital Dresden in Germany killed nine visitors early Saturday morning. 40 passengers were injured.

Ukrainian separatists agree on security zone to be established on MH 17 crash site

Demands of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSZE) finally heard Ukrainian separatists agree on security zone to be established on MH 17 crash site

In tweets received by a French press agency, the Ukraine and East Ukrainian separatist rebels agree to establish a security zone around the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight #MH17.

MH 17 whistleblower: A man of courage and determination committed to the truth?

Air traffic controller accused Ukrainian military downing Malaysia Airlines flight 17 MH 17 whistleblower: A man of courage and determination committed to the truth?

He has been called a man of courage and determination committed to the truth. Others say, he is not real and made up by the Russian propaganda machine.

War in the media: Russia is asking Ukraine to answer ten questions

War in the media: Russia is asking Ukraine to answer ten questions

The media warfare between the United States, Europe on one side, and Russia on the other side has begun.

Spanish airline Iberia to cut up to 1581 jobs

Spanish airline Iberia to cut up to 1581 jobs

LONDON, England - International Consolidated Airlines Group SA said Friday that its Spanish airline Iberia has informed employees and trade unions it plans to start a consultation period for a ...

Scotland: Tourist numbers, spending up

Scotland: Tourist numbers, spending up

EDINBURGH, Scotland - The tourism trade has been boosted by new figures showing increasing numbers of overseas visitors are spending more in Scotland.

MH 17: Official statement of Russia’s Defense Ministry

MH 17: Official statement of Russia’s Defense Ministry

After the killing of 298 innocent international airline travelers on board MH 17, the travel, tourism and airline industry may be at the center of of an unexpected global challenge.

Photos from the MH 17 crash site in Eastern Ukraine: No comments

Photos from the MH 17 crash site in Eastern Ukraine: No comments

On Thursday Malaysia Air flight MH17 took off on time from Amsterdam on it's non-stop flight to the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur.

Tax penalty for those air travelers  flying from Scotland

Tax penalty for those air travelers flying from Scotland

In Scotland airline passengers and travel tourism professionals find it disappointing to note that one reason why BA has eliminated its route from Aberdeen to London City is partly due to air ...

More incidents of passenger jets shot down

More incidents of passenger jets shot down

In the history of global civil aviation there have been a number of tragic incidents when passenger planes have been shot down, often accidentally, even as recently as 2001.

MH17: Latest headlines from global news sources

MH17: Latest headlines from global news sources

Here are the latest headlines on the Malaysia Airlines crash in the Ukraine.

I've just spoken to the Dutch PM, Mark Rutte. I told him we grieve with him and the Dutch people. - ...

UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office issues strong travel warning

UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office issues strong travel warning

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to: Crimea, Donetsk oblast (region), Lugansk oblast (region)

Mövenpick Hotel Münster certified sustainable for 3rd year

Mövenpick Hotel Münster certified sustainable for 3rd year

LOS ANGELES, California - The Mövenpick Hotel Münster has, for the third time, received the globally recognized Green Globe seal of sustainability and attained an outstanding result of 99%.

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