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Slovenia Tourism feels the love in London

eTN 2.0 Slovenia Tourism feels the love in London

By Nelson Alcantara, eTN editor-in-chief

Slovenia Tourism Board once again made a valiant effort in this year’s edition of the World Travel Market (WTM), which was held earlier this month in London.

London consolidates its position as luxury property capital of the world

London, UK London consolidates its position as luxury property capital of the world

LONDON, England - According to analysis conducted by LuxuryEstate.com, London is continuing to consolidate its position as the property capital of the world.

Corinthia Hotel London dazzles Tinseltown

Award-winning hotel brought to life in Hollywood Corinthia Hotel London dazzles Tinseltown

NEW YORK, New York - The five-star Corinthia Hotel London, which continues to draw A-list celebrities, Hollywood executives, movie premiers, and launches, presented Corinthia Hotel London Live in ...

Star Alliance's new Heathrow terminal named in honor of Queen Elizabeth II

Terminal 2: the Queen’s Terminal Star Alliance's new Heathrow terminal named in honor of Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON, England – The new Terminal 2 at London Heathrow Airport, the future home of Star Alliance at Britain’s premier aviation hub, is to be known as “Terminal 2: the Queen’s Terminal” ...

London hotel rates skyrocketing for Champions League final

2013 UEFA Champions League Final London hotel rates skyrocketing for Champions League final

LONDON, England - German football supporters traveling to London for the Champions League final on May 25 can expect high price tags at the hotel check-in counter.

London rises up in world's business tourism rankings

London continues its ascent of world rankings as a major centre for business tourism London rises up in world's business tourism rankings

LONDON, England - New figures published today by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) shows that London has continued its ascent of world rankings as a major center for ...

Fake pilot flew Airbus A320 for eight months

Phoney pilot on the run after failing to turn up at court Fake pilot flew Airbus A320 for eight months

LONDON, England - A man who forged pilot's qualifications to get a job as a commercial airline pilot is believed to be on the run after failing to turn up at court.

London hotel occupancy expected to drop during first post-Olympic summer

London hotels anticipate slow summer London hotel occupancy expected to drop during first post-Olympic summer

LONDON, England - Hotel industry experts anticipate a potential slump in London this post-Olympic summer.

British Airways pulls flight services to Tanzania

London Heathrow – Dar es Salaam flights are history British Airways pulls flight services to Tanzania

By Apolinari Tairo, eTN Tanzania

TANZANIA (eTN) – After almost four decades of flight services to Tanzania, British Airways (BA) pulled its flight services between London Heathrow and Tanzania’s capital city of Dar es Salaam ...

Make the most of Spring Break abroad

Maximizing your experience and minimizing your expenses in London, Paris and Rome Make the most of Spring Break abroad

By Elise Redmann

Going abroad for Spring Break is a no-brainer. Exposure to a foreign culture can be the perfect complement to a year of classroom-bound learning or a long winter spent working at a desk.

Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London opens in the summer of 2013

Shangri-La to open its first property in United Kingdom Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London opens in the summer of 2013

HONG KONG - Luxury hotel group, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, will open its first property in the United Kingdom in the summer of 2013.

Delta-Virgin Atlantic partnership to offer more choice for customers out of London Heathrow

Delta-Virgin Atlantic partnership Delta-Virgin Atlantic partnership to offer more choice for customers out of London Heathrow

LONDON, England – Delta Air Lines will significantly grow its presence at London’s Heathrow Airport when its partnership with Virgin Atlantic comes into force later this year.

London opens Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013

Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013 London opens Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013

MOSCOW, Russia - In the first quarter of 2013, the Moscow City Government will conduct Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013.

Corinthia Hotel London sets the stage for an exhilarating theatrical experience

hotel guests to experience immersive theatre Corinthia Hotel London sets the stage for an exhilarating theatrical experience

The stage is set at Corinthia Hotel London for a series of unique and exhilarating theatrical performances, entitled “Above and Beyond,” by immersive theatre specialists, “Look Left Look ...

Hot on the heels of WTM London will be WTM Latin America

generating inbound and outbound business for the region Hot on the heels of WTM London will be WTM Latin America

World Travel Market (WTM) Latin America is poised to follow hot on the heels of sister event World Travel Market in London and generate a phenomenal amount of inbound and outbound business for the ...

Entry price to London's Shard provokes row between past and present mayors

London's Latest Tourist Attraction Entry price to London's Shard provokes row between past and present mayors

During their combative, often bitter rivalry, the former Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, has fallen out with Mayor Boris Johnson over buses, Tube fares and policing the streets.

Helicopter hits crane, crashes in Vauxhall, London

Helicopter Crash In London Helicopter hits crane, crashes in Vauxhall, London

LONDON, England - The emergency services are responding to reports of a helicopter crash in south London.

Visitors rate London poorly in terms of friendliness, cleanliness and value for money

London ranks second to last for the friendliness of its locals Visitors rate London poorly in terms of friendliness, cleanliness and value for money

London may have put on a cheerful face during the Olympics but tourists have still rated the city poorly in terms of friendliness, cleanliness and value for money, a survey showed on Thursday.

London Olympics leaves positive impact but government must do more

World Travel Market Meridian Club Think Tank London Olympics leaves positive impact but government must do more

London 2012 will have a positive impact on future UK tourism, but the government still needs to do more to help, said delegates at the latest World Travel Market (WTM) Meridian Club Think ...

Heathrow Airport allows all Star Alliance carriers to move under one roof

HEATHROW TERMINAL 2 - THE NEW HOME OF STAR ALLIANCE Heathrow Airport allows all Star Alliance carriers to move under one roof

LONDON, England – Star Alliance commends today’s announcement by Heathrow Airport to designate Terminal 2 as the new home for its member carriers serving one of the world’s most important ...

Corinthia Hotel London Penthouse Suites recognize as best in the world

European Hotel Design Awards Corinthia Hotel London Penthouse Suites recognize as best in the world

The breathtaking penthouse suites at the Corinthia Hotel in London have been recognized among the very best in the world at the prestigious European Hotel Design Awards.

Festive Afternoon Tea at the luxurious Corinthia Hotel London

Idyllic break from the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping Festive Afternoon Tea at the luxurious Corinthia Hotel London

This yuletide, Corinthia Hotel London is serving an Afternoon Festivi-Tea menu filled with winter sweets and cozy treats to enjoy throughout the festive season.

Luxury Summit series launched at Corinthia Hotels in London

The Changing Luxury Market Luxury Summit series launched at Corinthia Hotels in London

LONDON, England - Corinthia Hotels launched a “Luxury Summit” series organized by The Luxury Marketing Council, together with media partner International Herald Tribune on November 12, ...

Second International Luxury Travel Market Spa set to be held next year in London

will coincide with one of the world’s international annual spa events Second International Luxury Travel Market Spa set to be held next year in London

Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE), organizer of International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM), will hold its second ILTM Spa next year in London from September 30-October 2, 2013.

Philippines launches London taxi tourism campaign

Philippines Department of Tourism Targeting Londoners Philippines launches London taxi tourism campaign

The Philippines Department of Tourism (PDOT)has launched a London taxi campaign, targeting those who opt for a Hong Kong or Singapore city break, with taglines such as ‘Paradise…only 2 ½ ...

UK tourism gets boost from Paralympic Games

London Paralympic Games UK tourism gets boost from Paralympic Games

People coming to London to watch the Paralympic Games helped boost UK tourism numbers, figures show.

Seychelles increases visibility across the British Isles

unprecedented press coverage at world travel market Seychelles increases visibility across the British Isles

The Seychelles islands got an unprecedented level of press never seen before at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London last week.

Flanders will be guest region at the most important tourism exhibition in London

Premier Partner at WTM Flanders will be guest region at the most important tourism exhibition in London

Flanders has been confirmed as the Premier Partner at World Travel Market (WTM) in London for 2013 and 2014.

Corinthia co-sponsors World Tourism Awards at WTM

Awards celebrate extraordinary vision and leadership Corinthia co-sponsors World Tourism Awards at WTM

Jorie Butler Kent, Vice Chairman, Abercrombie & Kent, and Founder and President, Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy; Oman Sail; and the City of New Orleans were presented with the 2012 World ...

World Travel Market wraps on a positive note

Events and sessions receive great reviews World Travel Market wraps on a positive note

The final day of World Travel Market 2012 saw the popular Speed Networking event take place on the final day for the first time, which saw more than 100 buyers discuss post-WTM deals with ...

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