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Mining boom killing Western Australia's leisure tourism

Fly-in, fly-out work boom in Western Australia Mining boom killing Western Australia's leisure tourism

The mining boom in Western Australia is proving to be a double-edged sword for tourism, with leisure visitors competing against the fly-in, fly-out workforce for limited accommodation and flights, ...

National Tourism Day? Never heard of it

Most Chinese spend first National Tourism Day at work National Tourism Day? Never heard of it

BEIJING, China - Yue Zhongbin is a lover of travel, yet he was surprised to learn that Thursday is China's first National Tourism Day.

Breezes Rio Bueno is a re-creation of a Jamaican seaside village

adult resort that accepts singles, couples and groups, where the age limit is 16 years old with an accompanying adult. Breezes Rio Bueno is a re-creation of a Jamaican seaside village

By Sandy Dhuyvetter, TravelTalkRADIO

Sandy lives vicariously through her guest, Greg Baxter's work at the all-inclusive resorts called SuperClub.

Hotels rethink approach to leisure business in response to corporate cost-cutting

Guests Demanding Value For Money Hotels rethink approach to leisure business in response to corporate cost-cutting

Leisure guests will become increasingly important for hotels in the post-recession years, according to a high-level think tank in London this week.

Destination news: Mega retail complex coming to Doha

Qatar Shopping And Leisure Development Destination news: Mega retail complex coming to Doha

DUBAI, UAE - Qatar's largest multipurpose complex will located on the northern highway linking Doha International Airport with the proposed Bahrain Causeway and will include a full retail center, ...

Foreign tourism to Düsseldorf region grows by 9.2 percent

Popularity As Leisure Destination Grows Foreign tourism to Düsseldorf region grows by 9.2 percent

DUSSELDORF, Germany - German state North Rhine Westphalia and its capital Düsseldorf are becoming stronger magnets for leisure travel, according to a study released by the State Office of ...

First official Chinese leisure tourists arrive to Canada

Chinese Tourism To Canada First official Chinese leisure tourists arrive to Canada

Canada has welcomed its first official leisure tourists from China this week, after Asia's economic powerhouse granted approved destination status to Canada earlier this summer.

Rwanda tourism receipts improve

Leisure Visitors Up 25 Percent Rwanda tourism receipts improve

By Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

Ahead of the annual celebrations of the gorilla naming "Kwita Izina" later this week, figures have been released by the Rwanda Development Board-Tourism and Conservation, speaking of a 5 percent ...

Otdykh Leisure in CROCUS Expo is ON

Original Organizers Remain Sole Event Otdykh Leisure in CROCUS Expo is ON

By Linda Hohnholz, eTN

Two events with the same name were being held in the autumn in Moscow – Otdykh Leisure in the exhibition center of Crocus Expo and Otdykh Leisure in exhibition center of Expo Center.

Otdykh LEISURE in Crocus wins competition with Expo Center event

Only tourism exhibition in autumn in moscow Otdykh LEISURE in Crocus wins competition with Expo Center event

Otdykh LEISURE in Crocus Expo is now again the only tourism exhibition held in the autumn in Moscow. A copy event in Expo Center was cancelled by its organizer ITE Group.

Television for the travel industry

Resort And Residence TV Network Television for the travel industry

By eTN Staff Writer

Resort and Residence explores the world’s best vacation destinations, resorts, entertainment and leisure activities, as well as the best of home décor, design, and captivating homes, as well as ...

Sri Lanka enjoys cruise tourism revivial

Leisure Voyaging Sri Lanka enjoys cruise tourism revivial

The Sri Lanka Ports Authority said the cruise ship Discovery of the Voyages of Discovery cruise line called at Colombo port as part of a cruise tourism revival with the end of the island’s ...

Travelers resilient amidst spate of bad economic news

Leisure Travel Expectations Rebound Slightly Travelers resilient amidst spate of bad economic news

By eTN Staff Writer

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Despite a recent deluge of bad economic news, American travelers are surprisingly optimistic about their future leisure travel and spending, according to the findings of a ...

Tralliance Corporation and .travel featured at 25th Annual Travel Leisure Conference

Hosted By Travel Trade Tralliance Corporation and .travel featured at 25th Annual Travel Leisure Conference

By eTN Staff Writer

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Tralliance Corporation and .travel have been invited as featured participants at the Travel Leisure Conference on November 15-17, 2008.

Golden Beach Hotels promotes leisure and golf in Ghana

The 1st Otumfuo Opoku Ware II Memorial Golf Tournament Golden Beach Hotels promotes leisure and golf in Ghana

By eTN

The management of Golden Beach Hotels, parent company of La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra, Elmina Beach Resort in Elmina near Cape Coast and Busua Beach Resort as part of its policy of promoting ...

For 13th Consecutive Year Crystal Cruises voted world's best of any cruise ships

By eTN

Hong Kong - With its highest score in five years, Crystal Cruises has been voted the “World’s Best Large-Ship Cruise Line” by the readers of Travel + Leisure magazine for a 13th consecutive ...

Lapland Tourist Boom Sparks Crisis in Finnish Elf Labor Market

Finland Lapland Tourist Boom Sparks Crisis in Finnish Elf Labor Market

(eTN) - ``Christmas Star'' can't let grueling hours wipe away her smile as she escorts a group of about 45 tourists through the Lapland forest.

``Sometimes I work from 8 in the morning to ...

HK's Ngong Ping 360 tourism project to reopen on New Year's Eve

Hong Kong HK's Ngong Ping 360 tourism project to reopen on New Year's Eve

HONG KONG (eTN) - Hong Kong's new tourism landmark, the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car system, has won the go-ahead from the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department here Tuesday and will be ...

Tourism: History and beauty provide a compelling mix

Slovenia Tourism: History and beauty provide a compelling mix

(eTN) - Most weekends Lan Visnar can be found pottering around the steep hills of the Soca Valley in western Slovenia, carefully surveying the ground and giving the occasional prod.

Master ...

Brooklyn's Williamsburg Neighborhood Becoming Hotspot for NYC Visitors

Hipster Haven Brooklyn's Williamsburg Neighborhood Becoming Hotspot for NYC Visitors

NEW YORK (eTN) - With a thriving arts community, diverse ethnic enclaves and some of the City's most distinct shopping and dining experiences, Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood has in recent ...

Night watchman is star of medieval German town, popular tourist site

Germany Night watchman is star of medieval German town, popular tourist site

ROTHENBURG OB DER TAUBER, Germany (eTN) - Cloaked in black and brandishing a deadly medieval weapon, Hans-Georg Baumgartner strides purposefully into Market Square at dusk. The crowd parts - not ...

Low-Cost Carrier Begins the Only Non-Stop Service between Albuquerque and Puerto Vallarta

Frontier Brings the Beaches of Old Mexico to New Mexico's Flyers Low-Cost Carrier Begins the Only Non-Stop Service between Albuquerque and Puerto Vallarta

DENVER (TVLW) - Southwestern travelers needing a tropical getaway at a premier resort destination will have a quick, comfortable and affordable way to get there beginning today as Frontier ...

Holiday-travel survival guide

Travel Holiday-travel survival guide

(eTN) - Taking a flight at Christmas-New Year? It's the second-busiest travel period of the year after Thanksgiving. Here are some tips on everything from making flight connections to coping with ...

Italy, Eastern Europe Named Top Destinations for Packaged Travel

Egypt is Best Value for the Dollar, Says USTOA Member Survey Italy, Eastern Europe Named Top Destinations for Packaged Travel

NEW YORK (eTN) - Americans' love affair with Italy continued unabated through 2007 despite the record-high Euro, according to the U.S. Tour Operators Association, whose members send 11 million ...

Portugal to tout "West Coast" cool to tourists

Portugal Portugal to tout "West Coast" cool to tourists

LISBON (eTN) - They both boast renowned wine regions, sandy beaches and year-round mild and dry weather, but can old Europe re-brand itself with a new world image?

Former colonial power ...

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