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Starwood to open 50 hotels in Europe, Africa and the Middle East

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Starwood to open 50 hotels in Europe, Africa and the Middle East

BERLIN, Germany - From the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) in Berlin, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

New Dehli to open police station exclusively for foreign tourists

New Dehli Tourism New Dehli to open police station exclusively for foreign tourists

Ahead of the Commonwealth Games, the national capital will get a police station exclusively to deal with foreign tourists with its personnel having a good command over English.

Neverending saga of Tsukiji market continues as it reopens to tourists again

Tokyo Tsukiji Market Reopens To Visitors Neverending saga of Tsukiji market continues as it reopens to tourists again

It was 5:30 a.m. Monday and the tuna auction was ready to begin at Tokyo's famous Tsukiji fish market, with more than 100 frozen tuna laid out in order.

First Taiwanese tourism office opens in Beijing

Cross-Strait Tourism First Taiwanese tourism office opens in Beijing

By TINI TRAN

BEIJING – Taiwan opened a tourism office Tuesday in Beijing that represents the island's first official presence in China's capital since the two sides split amid civil war in 1949.

First African safari resort in Asia opens in Taiwan

Leofoo Resort Guanshi First African safari resort in Asia opens in Taiwan

Asia’s only African safari resort has opened in Hsinchu County to offer visitors a unique African experience in north west Taiwan.

100 Himalayan peaks open for foreign tourists for the first time

Switzerland Of The East Opens To Foreigners 100 Himalayan peaks open for foreign tourists for the first time

NEW DELHI - India has for the first time opened nearly 100 high-altitude Himalayan peaks in India-controlled Kashmir, once dubbed the Switzerland of the east, for foreign tourists, local media ...

Turtuk in Ladakh now open to foreign tourists

India Turtuk in Ladakh now open to foreign tourists

Want to go where no foreigner has gone before? Visit Turtuk, in the Nubra Valley of Ladakh.

Four Seasons, Jumeirah to open hotels in Brazil

Brazil Four Seasons, Jumeirah to open hotels in Brazil

By Fabiola Moura

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Jumeirah Group plan to open their first hotels in Brazil as rising incomes in Latin America’s largest economy and the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympic games ...

Jenin now open to Arab-Israeli and foreign tourists

Jenin Open To Tourists Jenin now open to Arab-Israeli and foreign tourists

By Ron Friedman

A busload full of tourists, diplomats and reporters visited Jenin on Wednesday in a pilot of a new joint tourism project between the Gilboa Regional Council and the Palestinian Authority's Jenin ...

First Gay Tourist Office to open in London on October 22

London's First Gay Tourist Office First Gay Tourist Office to open in London on October 22

The Gay Tourist Office will be the first and only, dedicated, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender visitor centre in London, serving as a vital resource for London's LGBT residents.

Tourist liaison offices to be opened by China, Taiwan

China-Taiwan Tourism Tourist liaison offices to be opened by China, Taiwan

TAIPEI — Taiwan and China will open up semi-official tourist liaison offices, in yet another sign of fast-warming ties between the onetime fierce rivals, an official said here Monday.

On July Fourth Statue of Liberty's crown will reopen for tourists

New York On July Fourth Statue of Liberty's crown will reopen for tourists

New York, NY - People will be able to climb to the Statue of Liberty's crown on the Fourth of July, for the first time since that portion of America's most famous symbol was closed to the public ...

Rome opens monuments to tourists

Rome Rome opens monuments to tourists

Rome is offering nighttime visits to the Colosseum this summer and is temporarily opening some ancient monuments that usually are closed to visitors.

Buckingham Palace "should open more to tourists

UK Buckingham Palace "should open more to tourists

LONDON - Buckingham Palace should open its doors to tourists more often and the money raised spent on maintaining crumbling royal buildings, a parliamentary watchdog said on Tuesday.

China reopens border with North Korea to tourists

China China reopens border with North Korea to tourists

By AP

BEIJING — China has reopened its land border to tourists traveling to North Korea after a three-year break, with a group of 71 tourists visiting the isolated country, state media reported ...

Egypt to open chambers of so-called 'bent' pyramid to tourists

Egypt Egypt to open chambers of so-called 'bent' pyramid to tourists

By The Canadian Press

CAIRO — Travellers to Egypt will soon be able to explore the inner chambers of the 4,500-year-old "bent" pyramid, known for its oddly shaped profile, and other nearby ancient tombs.

Iran nuclear plant to open for tourists

Iran Iran nuclear plant to open for tourists

By presstv.ir

Iran says it is ready to host tourists who wish to visit its nuclear power plant in Bushehr during the Persian New Year holidays.

Federal Minister of Economics zu Guttenberg to open ITB Berlin 2009

Partner Region RUHR.2010 To Hold Spectacular Show At Opening Federal Minister of Economics zu Guttenberg to open ITB Berlin 2009

By eTN Staff Writer

This year’s fair welcomes a celebrity guest: Federal Minister of Economics and Technology Dr. Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg will be opening this year’s ITB Berlin.

Agatha Christie's country home opens to tourists

Mystery Ends Agatha Christie's country home opens to tourists

By AP

LONDON – The house has everything an Agatha Christie fan could want — except a body in the library.

The 29th ASEAN Tourism Forum opens amid global economic woes

Vietnam The 29th ASEAN Tourism Forum opens amid global economic woes

By xinhuanet.com

HANOI - The 29th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Tourism Forum opened in Hanoi on Tuesday, with participants seeking solutions to boost tourism that was heavily hit by global ...

North Korean leader's former home open to tourists

South Korea North Korean leader's former home open to tourists

By AP

HWAJINPO BEACH, South Korea — This small stone villa perched among fragrant pine trees is about as close as most people can get to North Korea, in more than one way.

Versace's Miami mansion opens to the public

Miami Versace's Miami mansion opens to the public

By Matt Sedensky, AP

MIAMI BEACH — For years, the iconic South Beach mansion best known as the place Gianni Versace lived and died was open only to the privileged few.

Nazi holiday resort Prora to be opened to tourists for first time

Kraft Durch Freude Prora Opens To Tourists Nazi holiday resort Prora to be opened to tourists for first time

By telegraph.co.uk

Germany is embroiled in a controversy over a monumental Nazi-era holiday resort on the German island of Ruegen that is to be opened to holidaymakers for the first time.

Cruise Holidays opens franchise in Dubai

Cruise Holidays Cruise Holidays opens franchise in Dubai

By travelagentcentral.com

Cruise Holidays revealed details of its first franchise agreement outside of North America with its first location in Dubai.

Sichuan province opens earthquake park, welcomes tourists

China Sichuan province opens earthquake park, welcomes tourists

By jaunted.com

Six months after the earthquake, China's Sichuan province is more-or-less ready for visitors.

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