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World of youth travel: Youth Travel exhibitors at ITB Berlin

Why not explore the world instead of lying on the couch? This year, at ITB Berlin trade visitors and the general public can immerse themselves in the world of youth travel again.

First Ecobioball gets hit into the Medterranean from Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay

It is estimated that some 40% to 60% of waste collected from the seabed consists of harmful plastics. Guests at the Corinthia Hotel St.

British public supports Heathrow expansion as planning gets underway

The British public clearly appear to recognise that following Brexit a third runway at Heathrow will help Britain compete in the global economy.

Lufthansa allows sale of plane tickets through third-party digital channels

Everyone who has ever planned a trip to a concert has experienced the following situation: you buy a concert ticket online – and then the search for suitable flights, trains or hotels continues ...

Comic Con Brussels returns to Tour&Taxis

It’s finally that time of the year again! Comic Con Brussels returns to the buildings of Tour&Taxis during the weekend of Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 February 2017.

MCE Central & Eastern Europe 2017, Riga: Last places available!

The MICE B2B event of the year is nearing its registration closing in a weeks’ time now.

Murcia to host the 1st UNWTO World Conference on Smart Destinations

To advance and shape a tourism model for the 21st century based on innovation, technology, sustainability and accessibility – these are the aims of the World Conference on Smart Destinations to ...

British Public says yes to London Heathrow Airport expansion

The British public clearly appears to recognise that following Brexit a third runway at Heathrow will help Britain compete in the global economy.

Antalya - Algeria now on Turkish Airlines Turkey is looking for new travel and tourism markets in Algeria

Turkish Tourists visiting Algeria, or Algerians visiting the Turkish resort area in Antalya.

Azerbaijan - Ukraine Tourism: A new initative

Azerbaijan - Ukraine sees tourism cooperation as a new source of revenue and cooperation.

"Unknown substance" causes Hamburg airport evacuation

Hamburg airport was evacuated and closed after at least 68 people reported suffering breathing problems after inhaling an “unknown substance.” Pepper spray could have caused the evacuation, ...

Tens of thousands evacuated from Thessaloniki after unexploded WWII bomb found

Greek authorities have forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people to safe places in the country’s second largest city of Thessaloniki after a bomb, dating from World War II, was ...

Russian tourism market highlighted at MITT travel show

A positive indicator for the Russian tourism market is that holidaymakers can now choose Turkey as their top travel destination.

Kulm Country Club, designed by Lord Foster, re-opens at Kulm Hotel St. Moritz

The historic Kulm Country Club, located in the grounds of the legendary Kulm Hotel St.

Discovering destinations along the Danube at ITB Berlin

On its way from the Black Forest to the Black Sea the Danube flows through ten countries, offering all kinds of experiences along its entire length of 2,860 kilometers.

London Heathrow Airport results: Best January on record

London Heathrow Airport welcomed a record 5.74 million passengers in January (+4.2%) alongside a 4.4% growth in cargo volumes.

Bulletproof glass barrier will be constructed around Eiffel Tower in Paris

The Paris municipality plans to set up a bullet-proof glass wall around the French capital’s iconic Eiffel Tower as part of a multi-million euro plan to help prevent terrorist attacks on the ...

Virgin Hotels welcomes new Vice President of Accounting

Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Richard Branson, welcomes Korollan King as the new Vice President of Accounting.

W Hotels to debut in Prague in 2020

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, today announced it will open W Prague in 2020.

January 2017: Frankfurt Airport registers new passenger record

Some 4.2 million passengers used Frankfurt Airport (FRA) in January 2017, resulting in an increase of about 75,000 passengers (up 1.8 percent) and a new January monthly record at FRA.

Parking at Frankfurt Airport gets even smarter

Making an online reservation for a parking space at one of the parking garages at Frankfurt Airport is becoming increasingly popular and includes plenty of advantages: It is convenient, offers an ...

Lufthansa Airbus A350-900 landed at Hamburg’s Helmut-Schmidt Airport today

The Airbus A350-900, Lufthansa’s most modern, long-haul aircraft landed at Hamburg’s Helmut-Schmidt Airport today.

"No nuclear risk" after Flamanville Nuclear Power Plant explosion

An explosion has occurred at Flamanville Nuclear Power Plant, in France’s north-west, officials told local media, adding that several people were slightly injured after inhaling the fumes, ...

World celebrates International Scotch Day

In honor of Scotland's gift to the world, to the spirit that has long drawn people in through its status and style, this Friday February 10th 2017 the inaugural International Scotch Day will be ...

Pakistan International Airlines plane forced to land at Stansted Airport

British fighter jets escorted a Pakistani civilian airliner to Stansted Airport near London on Tuesday after a passenger became disruptive, authorities said.

Airberlin forced to cancel 60 flights over ver.di strike

The union ver.di has called for warning strikes tomorrow, Wednesday, amongst ground staff at the airports Berlin, Hamburg and Stuttgart.

Airways Aviation announces new global scholarship program

International aviation training organization, Airways Aviation, is announcing a new global scholarship program to be launched in Paris on the first stop of the company’s inaugural recruitment ...

Leeu Collection acquires historic property in Italy

Expanding its international hospitality portfolio further, Leeu Collection has acquired its second European property, the former Collegio Alla Querce in Florence, Italy.

Ellinair lands at Cologne Bonn Airport

Cologne Bonn Airport has today announced its second new airline partner this year, with the German airport welcoming Ellinair.

Lufthansa Airbus A350-900 makes its debut at Frankfurt Airport

This Tuesday, a very special guest made its debut at Frankfurt Airport. The world’s first Lufthansa Airbus A350-900 landed at the Rhine-Main airport at 11:34 a.m.

Hamburg startup reduces jetlag: Launch with Lufthansa

When Lufthansa’s new long-haul Airbus A350-900 enters service this coming Friday, passengers will experience a cabin lighting concept tailored to the human biorhythm for the first time.

IMEX Frankfurt restructurres Association Day

The restructured Association Day program at this year’s IMEX Frankfurt will feature a new Association Management Stream, covering topics such as understanding why members leave and how to ...

Corinthia Hotel Budapest: Serving from farm to table

Farm to Table means serving visitors with a food that is prepared by selecting and using components originated exclusively from inland economies of the highest standards.

Budapest Airport hosts evening of recognition for its airlines and other business partners

Budapest Airport last week hosted its 10th Annual Awards Ceremony, an evening of recognition for its airlines and other highly-valued business partners which have made important contributions ...

Bumpy December for European chain hotels

A 19.6% increase in profit per room in December helped hotels in Madrid achieve a 3.8% increase in GOPPAR for 2016, according to the latest data from HotStats.

Budapest Airport welcomes easyJet's eighth route

Budapest Airport has today celebrated its first new route of 2017, as easyJet launched its first link to the Netherlands from the Hungarian gateway.

ITB Berlin Convention 2017: From clinical IT to lively travel worlds

As a driving force within the market and as an information platform for senior executives from the international hotel industry, over the last 12 years the ITB Hospitality Day has firmly ...

Montalcino, Italy, makes for happy grapes and good wine tourism

© Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

The ecologically desirable location of Montalcino, Italy, is awash in water and surrounded by the Ombrone, Asso, Arbia and Orcia Rivers.

Lufthansa once again starts training pilots for corporate group airlines

The Lufthansa Group has once again started training pilots for the airlines that are part of the corporate group, now offering a high-quality training program under the brand name European Flight ...

Winter is coming to Brussels

From February to April, six large-scale events will be spotlighting Pop Culture in Brussels. The opportunity for the "geek" public to find their entertainment in 2.0 culture.

Louvre terror attack folded, attacker shot by soldiers

A man wielding a machete and shouting "Allahu akhbar" has been shot after attacking a soldier outside the Louvre in Paris, police say.

London chain hotels' profits decline

Hotels in London recorded a 2.6% decline in profit per room in 2016, which was in spite of a 0.5% increase in RevPAR, according to the latest data from HotStats.

Heathrow urges UK Government to build public confidence on air quality

In a letter to the Department for Transport after the publication of the draft National Policy Statement yesterday, Heathrow re-iterated its calls on the Government to ensure independent ...

Lufthansa A350-900 - Worldwide debut for innovative lighting technology 24 lighting scenarios to fit with day and night-time biorhythms

Lufthansa will be the first airline worldwide to use a range of different settings for the on-board lighting of the A350-900 which are designed to fit with the day and night-time biorhythms of ...

Corinthia Hotel London’s neuroscientist: Setting ourselves up for sustainable behavior

Perhaps the best example of neuroplasticity is the change in the brains of London cab drivers who undertake “the Knowledge”.

Lufthansa: More comfort on board Airbus A350-900

The new A350-900 was presented to the public today in Munich with a spectacular light show and an official unveiling ceremony in the Lufthansa Technik Hangar.

74 percent of MPs backing Heathrow's third runway in the latest poll

National support for Heathrow is growing as Government delivers first milestone to launch public consultation for expansion.

Searcys at Vintners’ Hall welcomes London’s Destination Management Companies

Searcys at Vintners’ Hall, in conjunction with London & Partners, welcomed more than 30 Destination Management Companies (DMC’s) to an event this week to showcase the grandeur, services ...

Airberlin airgusto restaurant service now available on long-haul from Dusseldorf, New York and Abu Dhabi

airberlin is extending its globally unique airgusto restaurant service.

Heathrow: Government outlines policy framework for third runway

Heathrow’s expansion program has passed its first delivery milestone and is advancing on schedule as the Government published its draft National Policy Statement on a third runway at the UK’s ...

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