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830 flights cancelled for Friday due to Lufthansa strike

Yesterday evening, the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) pilots’ union announced another extension of the strike that has been ongoing since Wednesday.

Hamburg is China's gateway to Europe

President Fritz Horst Melsheimer emphasized Hamburg's importance as a part of the "new Silk Road" at the closing lunch of the China Summit for 400 guests in the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce.

Loop sets new standards in luxury travel market

Germany's only luxury travel trade show, loop, goes already to its 4th round from March 26-29, 2017.

BLCB to promote Belgian Limburg for the first time at IBTM World

New destination ready to promote itself at IBTM World in Barcelona.

German airline doubles Prague frequency

Starting end of March 2017, airberlin will offer four flights daily (28 per week) from Berlin-Tegel to Prague.

European Environment Agency: 500K premature deaths per year caused by air pollution

Air pollution still remains the single largest environmental health hazard in Europe, says the European Environment Agency.

Bulgaria welcomes International Congress on World Civilizations and Creative Tourism

The World Tourism Organization and the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria will jointly host the International Congress on World Civilizations and Creative Tourism on 29 November - 1 ...

Lufthansa: Additional strikes announced

Lufthansa notes that, for incomprehensible reasons, the pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit has announced an additional strike for Thursday before Wednesday’s strike has even begun.

Qatari tourists' Bentley held up, robbed on a Paris motorway

French police said that two Qatari female tourists were robbed of valuables worth "at least €5 million" when their Bentley was held up on a Paris motorway.

GIRLS HEART BRUSSELS shines the spotlight on women

Brussels is the ideal tourist destination, also for LGBTQ people. Today Brussels is mostly known as a gay- friendly city.

Malta: A “Best of the World” must-see place for 2017

Visitors to Malta in 2017 will experience a special buzz in activities in Valletta, as the city gears up for its designation as 2018 European Capital of Culture.

World Golf Awards in Portugal: Rewarding tourism excellence

World Golf Awards™ celebrates and rewards excellence in golf tourism through its annual awards program. It is part of World Travel Awards™.

Dresden rebuilds: Neumarkt drawing young and young at heart

After reconstruction of the emblematic Frauenkirche Church, symbol of German Lutheran Protestantism in 2005, the surrounding former Baroque town center has been rebuilt.

Portugal: Visitors thrill to the adventures of nature

There’s no shortage of ideas and suggestions for adventures for visitors to enjoy in Portugal. Here, the landscapes offer a wealth of diversity and the fine climate will surely always ...

Exploring luxurious princely fashions of the Renaissance at Dresden's Royal Palace

In 1987, shortly after completion of the Semper Opera House, the former East German government began the reconstruction of Dresden’s war-ravaged Royal Palace (Residenzschloss) which had only ...

Air Partner plc placed Embraer 170 with People’s Viennaline

Cabot Aviation, a division of Air Partner plc and an aircraft remarketing broker, is pleased to announce the placement of an Embraer 170 aircraft with Austrian operator People’s Viennaline on ...

Foodie travelers delight in Portugal cuisine

Great weather, beaches, food, and great wine - Portugal has everything to be a great tourist destination. And when it comes to cuisine, it is sure to delight the foodie traveler!

Dresden to open new concert hall for Philharmonic

In April 2017, Dresden will open a new concert hall for the Dresden Philharmonic in the completely converted Kulturpalast.

Corinthia Hotel London serving up Brain Power packages

A stay at or visit to Corinthia Hotel London can boost guests’ brain power!

Active green community partner: Parkhotel Den Haag

Parkhotel Den Haag prides itself on being an active community partner.

Harry Potter Shop opens at Heathrow Airport

THE HARRY POTTER SHOP has officially opened its doors to passengers at Heathrow Terminal 5.

Helsinki Airport: 3000 employment years

Launched in 2013, Finavia’s development programme at Helsinki Airport has already offered new jobs equalling 3,000 person-years.

Attack ongoing on presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey?

According to Facebook messages and tweets a terror attack may be unfolding in Ankara targeting the Presidential Palace. Reports were seen shortly after 8 am Wednesday morning Turkish time.

New center for art, culture and creativity opening in Dresden

A new center for art, culture, and creativity will be opened on December 16, 2016 within the vibrant heart of the city of Dresden from the grounds of the former heating and power plant.

Surf's up every day Portugal!

Surfing is a 365-days-a-year activity in Portugal… or 366 if it’s a leap year. This is not an exaggeration, since the extensive Portuguese coast offers great waves every day.

Corinthia Hotel London will host Neuroscientist in Residence

Neuroscience is the study of the brain and how it impacts behavior and cognitive function.

Kenya Airways and Jet Airways team up on India flights

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome - eTN Africa

Kenya's national airline Kenya Airways has taken their cooperation with Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline, to the next level and has announced the two airlines to codeshare on ...

World’s Most Connected Mirror unveiled at Heathrow

Today, Heathrow’s Terminal 5 opened its new Personal Shopping Lounge, unveiling the World’s Most Connected Mirror.

Fraport Twin Star celebrates 10th anniversary of Bulgaria’s first airport concession

On Thursday, November 10, Fraport Twin Star Airport Management AD (FTSAM) marked the first decade of its successful airport concession at the Burgas (BOJ) and Varna (VAR) aviation gateways on ...

Heathrow publishes latest Fly Quiet league table, ranking 50 airlines on noise

A new report released by Heathrow ranks British Airways’ short-haul fleet as the quietest flying to the west London airport.

Dresden: Pleasure for the emotions and intellect

Dresden has earned a world reputation as a city of music, with traditions stretching back over 800 years.

Top 30 places to visit in Portugal

Tourists will never be at at a loss for places to explore and discover when visiting Portugal, because this country’s very culture itself is its tourism brand.

Corinthia Hotel London: Where a dollar is a pound

With a booking window open for just seven days prior to Black Friday, Corinthia London is now launching a mini version of a Black Friday deal with a guaranteed US dollar rate across all room ...

Hyatt Place London Heathrow Airport will mark the second Hyatt Place in London

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with M&L Hospitality for a Hyatt Place hotel in London, to be managed by Cycas ...

Ukrainian airline aims to build strong network throughout Greece

For the first time, Discover the World has partnered with DART Ukrainian Airlines, handling its sales and marketing in Greece beginning in November.

Staycation in UK named as top for a solo trip this winter

Thanks to its rich history and vibrant, accessible cities, a staycation in the UK has been named as top for a solo trip this winter, according to UK travel dating website and app.

Flowertime 2017 brings fruits and flowers to the heart of Brussels

You will no doubt remember Flowertime’s second edition of the colorful floral decoration in 2015, which was themed on Baroque Art.

Travel Warnings: Turkey and the United States told citizens to stay away

The United States warned tourists: Turkey is not safe. Turkey warns its tourists: The United States is not safe.

The amazing coast of Portugal

Over the years, Portugal has evolved at the international level, both at the level of tourism and culture, with an amazing coast, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean from the north until the south and ...

Russia arrests 10 terror suspects targeting Moscow, St. Petersburg

Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) announced that it has foiled terror a plot to blow up targets in Moscow and St. Petersburg.

Dresden 2017: New discoveries and new performing art centers

Dresden is currently experiencing a construction boom: within 6 months, Dresden opens 3 performing art centers with 7 stages.

HĂ´tel Royal Evian becomes one of the 23 French palaces

In an announcement by Matthias Fekl, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, the Promotion of Tourism and French nationals abroad, the HĂ´tel Royal Evian this year received the highest distinction in ...

Attend the World Ski Awards

World Ski Awards™ is the only global initiative to recognize, reward and celebrate excellence in ski tourism.

Passenger figures at Frankfurt Airport approach previous year's level

Airports in Fraport AG's international portfolio developed positively overall in October 2016.

Germany’s exclusive luxury travel trade event: Around the globe in 3 days

The most incredible resorts and suppliers worldwide have chosen to be at loop 2017, Germany’s only luxury travel trade show on the planet.

The Meetings Show welcomes new Advisory Board members

The Meetings Show has announced it is welcoming Lesley Williams, Head of Business Tourism, Edinburgh; Laurie Scott, Director of Business Development, Visit Belfast; Dana Lewis, Director of MICE ...

Heathrow names new Chief Financial Officer

Javier Echave has been confirmed in the role of Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect, having acted in the role on an interim basis.

Tourism Ministers from 60 countries and what they discussed in London during World Travel Market

Tourism Ministers from 60 countries: What they discussed in London at World Travel Market

Ministers of Tourism from nearly 60 countries and industry leaders gathered at the Ministers’ Summit organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and World Travel Market in London to ...

Austria: Go take a hike!

When it comes to the perfect walking holiday, there are many destinations to choose from. After all, the world's a big place.

WTM London 2016: Final day highlights

The halls of ExCeL London were again packed with travel professionals and there was more invaluable content across the impressive WTM Conference and Seminar Program on the final day.

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