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Top five most-visited and searched for destinations

SAN FRANCISCO, California - The top U.S.

To sustain destinations, travelers must have an emotional connection

ABU DHABI - Actress and activist, Daryl Hannah, who spoke during an eco session at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) 13th Global Summit said the goal of travel and tourism should be to touch t

US luxury travel destinations honored by very affluent Chinese travelers

SHANGHAI, China - The Shanghai Travelers' Club has the pleasure to announce the results of its 2013 Luxury Travel Awards.

Forums will cover the economy’s impact on marketing and packaged travel

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - NTA will host two Destination Leaders Forums on January 23 in Orlando, Florida, where chief executives of destination marketing organizations will discuss the challenges they hav

Geography: my kind adversary

Geography. We go back a long way.

Seychelles penetrates South American travel market

Seychelles penetration on the South American markets of Brazil and Argentina had set the marketing wheel going for the islands’ local Destination Management Companies (DMCs) to move to capture their

Venture beyond Olympic Stadium and find the real British Isles

London may be the center of attention this summer, but venture beyond the Olympic Stadium and you'll find the real British Isles, a world of ancient thatched cottages, monumental castles, elegant univ

Hotels: complementing or overtaking destinations?

(eTN) - Current trends of travel indicate tourists and travelers are willing to pay the extra dollar if they are able to source a hotel which offers a better experience.

2012 international tourist arrivals up worldwide

The first results of 2012 indicate that international tourism continued to show sustained growth in spite of challenging economic conditions.

ICTP announces Tanzania has joined as destination member

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism in Tanzania, Africa, has become a destination member.

ICTP welcomes Malawi as its newest destination member

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced today that the southern African country of Malawi has become a destination member.

India travel market hones in on Seychelles

The Seychelles delegates, who were taking part in the Outbound Travel Mart (OTM) from February 17 to 26 in India, have returned in the country, satisfied with the interest Seychelles gained as a holid

Best of Australia’s tourism industry honored

New South Wales has outshone the other states at the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards, scoring 11 wins out of 27 categories.

International Council of Tourism Partners welcomes Sri Lanka as newest destination...

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) today welcomed Sri Lanka as a new destination member, represented by the Sri Lanka Ecotourism Foundation (SLEF).

New survey names best global landmarks

New York, NY – A new online survey was conducted to determine the world’s most iconic sites in six categories—Bridges, Museums, Classic Landmarks, Parks & Public Spaces, Skyscrapers, and Sports

Cruising 2012: New smoking policies, hot destinations, onboard fees

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Looking at what's in store for cruisers in 2012, here's a list of what is -- and what isn't -- likely to make waves in the next twelve months. Making Waves in 2012

New Year’s Eve itineraries that require deep pockets

Hey, big spender. New Year's Eve is coming up fast, but there's still time to think about an unforgettable getaway to usher in 2012.

Top travel destinations for Brits in 2012

CHESTER, England - As 2011 draws to a close, all eyes are on where Brits will be heading for their 2012 holidays.

Vacation study reveals wide work-life disparity across five continents

BELLEVUE, Wash. - The results of the 2011 Vacation Deprivation study, an annual analysis of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents, have been released today.

15 fantastic ways to see the wet face of the planet

Three quarters of the world's surface is water, but nearly all of our vacations are based on land. It stands to reason that we must be missing out.

ICTP vision of small communities committed to sustainable oceans and land

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) revealed today its new logo, graphically representing the organization’s objective, which shows there is strength when tourism destinations colla

British Airways reveals top October half-term holiday destinations

CRAWLEY, England - British Airways has revealed its top holiday destinations for travellers still wanting to get away this October half-term for a late autumn getaway.

Dominican Republic’s luxuries sparkle in 2011 rankings

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Dominican Republic is a favorite getaway for those seeking exciting culture, delicious gastronomy, pulse-pounding merengue, effervescent nightlife and the world's top resorts.

Top 10 emerging destinations for green and sustainable travel

Vienna, VA – List of top 10 emerging eco destinations as the next “best bets” to take folks off the sometimes beaten green path.

Perfect destinations: myth or reality?

(eTN) - It is a question that has been asked several times over, by visitors as well as national tourist bodies governing destinations, across the world. What makes a destination perfect?