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Green Globe certifies InterContinental Buenos Aires

Argentina property Green Globe certifies InterContinental Buenos Aires

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announces the certification of InterContinental Buenos Aires in Argentina.

Argentine "dollar tourists" flock to Uruguay

Dollar-hungry Argentinians swarm to Colonia de Sacramento Argentine "dollar tourists" flock to Uruguay

For decades, Argentine tourists traveled to Colonia de Sacramento in Uruguay to spend their money. Now they come here to take it away.

Pope Francis tours launched in Buenos Aires

Argentine capital cashes in on Argentine Pope Pope Francis tours launched in Buenos Aires

You can see the streets where he grew up and played soccer, the church where Jorge Bergoglio prayed as a teenager and the cathedral where the man who would become Pope Francis said Mass.

Argentina’s Malbec wines get their own glass

Designing a wine glass according to the character of the wine Argentina’s Malbec wines get their own glass

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

What is 3.54 inches in diameter at the base, with a stem 3.94 inches in length, and a bowl that measures 5.32 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide at its fullest point? Give up?

UK: Argentine thugs trying to ‚Äėstrangle' Falkland Islands by harassing cruise ships there

Falkland Islands Cruise Trade UK: Argentine thugs trying to ‚Äėstrangle' Falkland Islands by harassing cruise ships there

Argentina has been accused of trying to ‚Äėstrangle‚Äô the Falkland Islands by intimidating cruise ships which stop there, it emerged yesterday.

Falkland Islands voting on whether to remain British Overseas Territory

Falkland Islands: Great Britain or Argentina? Falkland Islands voting on whether to remain British Overseas Territory

People living in the Falkland Islands are voting in a referendum on their political status on Sunday and Monday at a time of heightened tensions between Argentina and Britain over their ...

Rearrangement of holidays calendar in Argentina boosts tourism 43 percent

Domestic tourism in Argentina Rearrangement of holidays calendar in Argentina boosts tourism 43 percent

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The rearrangement of the holidays calendar in Argentina has allowed an increase of 43 percent compared to 2011 in the movement of national tourists across the country, ...

Worldhotels welcomes the historic Savoy Hotel Buenos Aires

Worldhotels Worldhotels welcomes the historic Savoy Hotel Buenos Aires

NEW YORK, NY - Worldhotels today announced the addition of the palatial Savoy Hotel Buenos Aires to its Deluxe Collection of hotels.

Argentina beats to your rhythm

Wonderful peculiarities that are Argentina Argentina beats to your rhythm

Argentina has many peculiarities that have traveled the world by word of mouth with the people who have visited the country.

UNWTO sends open letter to Argentina President

President recognizes role of tourism to generate work UNWTO sends open letter to Argentina President

The President of Argentina, Cristina Fern√°ndez de Kirchner, has underlined the importance of tourism as a sector able to ‚Äúgenerate decent work and wealth across the entire country‚ÄĚ on ...

Add-on holiday option explored between South America and Seychelles

Tourism potential for expansion Add-on holiday option explored between South America and Seychelles

Ambassador Tony Leon for South Africa in Argentina met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, and together they discussed the potential that exists for ...

French tourists "viciously killed" in Argentina

2 tourists murdered in Argentina French tourists "viciously killed" in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Police in Argentina are investigating the slaying of two French tourists who were found dead near a hiking trail, authorities said.

Plane crash in Argentine Patagonia kills all 22 on board

Sol Airlines Plane Crashes In Argentina Plane crash in Argentine Patagonia kills all 22 on board

A commercial airplane crashed in Argentina's southern Patagonia region on Wednesday night, killing all 22 people on board, the Argentinean TV station C5N said on Thursday.

Tourists flock to Buenos Aires for New Year celebration

3, 4 and 5 star hotels hit above 85% in Buenos Aires Tourists flock to Buenos Aires for New Year celebration

According to the supervision of hotel-reservations that has been required by Buenos Aires Tourism Office a large number of tourists will be coming to the city, especially those from Brazil who ...

Seychelles Tourism Board launches marketing initiative in South America with South Africa

Joint Campaign Seychelles Tourism Board launches marketing initiative in South America with South Africa

In conjunction with Argentina¬īs leading boutique outbound specialist in South Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands destination wholesaler - Sundance Tours - the provincial tourism marketing ...

GOL announces flights to Buenos Aires Aeroparque Jorge Newbery

GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A., GOL announces flights to Buenos Aires Aeroparque Jorge Newbery

SAO PAULO, Brazil- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A., the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, will begin flying to Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, located in Buenos Aires, ...

Grace Hotels Group expands into the wine region of Argentina

Grace Hotels Group Grace Hotels Group expands into the wine region of Argentina

ATHENS, Greece - The Grace Hotels Group, best known for its award-winning boutique hotels on the Greek islands, has begun its expansion into the Americas with the announcement of the Grace ...

Argentina tourism to grow by 10% annually until 2020

Argentina Tourism Booming Argentina tourism to grow by 10% annually until 2020

LONDON - During the official launch of the Argentina government plan to promote inward investment in the tourism industry, the Minister of Tourism Enrique Meyer announced that British Airways will ...

Destination news: Gay tourism to Argentina is set to boom

Tourism minister: Argentina more open than others Destination news: Gay tourism to Argentina is set to boom

Argentina is set to see an increase in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) tourists who accounted for 17.8 percent of visitors in 2008, thanks to the same-sex marriage bill that ...

Mexico City offers free honeymoon to the first gay couple to wed in Argentina

gay friendly tourism in Mexico City Mexico City offers free honeymoon to the first gay couple to wed in Argentina

MEXICO CITY ‚ÄĒ Mexico City's tourism minister Thursday offered a free honeymoon to the first gay couple to wed in Argentina after that country made Latin American history by legalizing same-sex ...

Destination news: tourism’s value recognized with the newly-created Argentinean Ministry of Tourism

Mainstreaming Tourism As An Industry Destination news: tourism’s value recognized with the newly-created Argentinean Ministry of Tourism

MADRID, Spain ‚Äď UNWTO welcomes that several countries have recently placed tourism higher on their national political and economic agendas.

Star Princess tests Argentine blockade in Falklands

South Atlantic Cruising Star Princess tests Argentine blockade in Falklands

Harriet Alexander

Her decks boast sun loungers and golf simulators rather than machine guns and torpedoes, while those on board are more likely to be sipping G&Ts than rehearsing military drills.

What goes around comes around for visitors to Argentina

Argentina Begins Charging Reciprocity Tax What goes around comes around for visitors to Argentina

If you live in a country that charges the Argentines before they enter your cuontry, as a foreign visitor to Argentina, you will have to pay a reciprocity tax when arriving in their country at ...

Medical tourism  - weighing the risks and benefits

Former Miss Argentina Dies After Cosmetic Surgery Complication Medical tourism - weighing the risks and benefits

Kae Davis

Medical tourism has seen a huge jump over the past decade, and is projected to be a US$100 billion global industry by 2010, according to the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions.

Israel to sign tourism agreement with Argentina

Argentina-Israel Tourism Agreement Israel to sign tourism agreement with Argentina

Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov and his Argentinean counterpart Carlos Enrique Meyer will sign a tourism agreement in the near future, after Misezhnikov, who was accompanying President Shimon ...

Higher tourist volume could return Argentina's tax revenue to double-digit growth

Argentina Higher tourist volume could return Argentina's tax revenue to double-digit growth

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina's tax revenue could return to double-digit growth in November, the head of the country's tax agency said on Wednesday.

Airline price increases authorized by government

Argentina Airline price increases authorized by government

Matthew Cowley

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina's government Tuesday authorized rate increases for domestic airline tickets, saying it was protecting the financial viability of carriers.

South America tourism round up

South America Tourism South America tourism round up

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Grants protected cultural status to tango

UNESCO grants protected cultural status to tango

Step In The Right Direction UNESCO grants protected cultural status to tango

The tango has been granted protected cultural status by UNESCO ‚ÄĒ a ruling that will be celebrated in Argentina and Uruguay, both of which claim to be the birthplace of the sensual dance.

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