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Austrian police trying to id tourist who has lost his memory

Memory-loss tourist Austrian police trying to id tourist who has lost his memory

VIENNA, Austria - Austrian police have made an appeal to the public for help over a tourist thought to be German languishing in the country for the past seven weeks who has lost his memory and has ...

Dingo steals bag with cash and jewelery from British tourist

Dingo robs visitor on a New South Wales beach Dingo steals bag with cash and jewelery from British tourist

A dingo has been put down after stealing a British tourist's bag containing cash and jewelery on a New South Wales beach.

French tourist drowns in Phuket high surf

Tourist dies in Phuket French tourist drowns in Phuket high surf

PHUKET, Thailand - One tourist has drowned and a Thai woman narrowly escaped a similar tragedy after being caught in strong surf on Phuket’s west coast this afternoon.

Picture-taking tourist plunges to death off Cornwall cliff

Tourist Dies In Cornwall cliff plunge Picture-taking tourist plunges to death off Cornwall cliff

A man, Harry McCabe, plunged 160 feet to his death from a Cornish cliff in front of his horrified wife and children while attempting to take photographs, it has emerged.

Tourist jumps over wall at Edinburgh Castle, breaks both ankles

Stupid Is As Stupid Does Tourist jumps over wall at Edinburgh Castle, breaks both ankles

A tourist jumped over a wall to hide from his pals at Edinburgh Castle – not realising there was a 30ft-deep empty moat on the other side.

Touring South America: This temple is 1502 years old

Travel Joke Touring South America: This temple is 1502 years old

A tourist is traveling with a guide through one of the thickest jungles in South America, when he comes across an ancient Mayan temple.

Middle East investing in cruise tourism sector

Middle East Cruise Industry Middle East investing in cruise tourism sector

The Middle East is seeing a rise in cruise passengers as governments in the region invest in new facilities to support the cruise tourism sector.

Majorca hotel evecuated after tourist's death

Tourist dies from gas poisoning at Spanish hotel Majorca hotel evecuated after tourist's death

Nearly 500 holidaymakers have been evacuated from a Spanish hotel after a tourist died from carbon monoxide poisoning.

Dutch tourist survives 19 days in Spain's mountains

Trapped tourist rescued in Spain Dutch tourist survives 19 days in Spain's mountains

A tourist missing for 19 days while on a walking holiday in southern Spain has been found alive at the bottom of a ravine in what rescuers described as "a true miracle."

Tourist swept to death over Niagara Falls

Female tourist plunges over Niagara Falls Tourist swept to death over Niagara Falls

A woman in her fifties has died after plunging over Niagara Falls, it emerged today.

Lion attacks tourist at Victoria Falls

Tourist Attacked, Injured By Lion Lion attacks tourist at Victoria Falls

A dream vacation to Zimbabwe turned into a nightmare for a woman from East County, San Diego in the US after she was attacked by a lion while on a safari with her husband at Vitoria Falls.

Dogs maul tourist to death

Tourist Killed By Dogs In Malaysia Dogs maul tourist to death

An Irish tourist was mauled to death by two dogs at a farm in Malaysia's Penang state Sunday, a media report said.

Police: No comment on tourist murder investigation

Tourist Murder Investigation In South Africa Police: No comment on tourist murder investigation

Western Cape police refused to divulge any information in the Anni Dewani murder investigation.

Bangkok Airways ready to serve international demand

Dynamic Tourist Economy Bangkok Airways ready to serve international demand

BANGKOK, Thailand - A world-wide fascination with the wonders of Thailand has fueled a dynamic tourist economy that continues to expand to every corner of this delightful, value-oriented ...

More beds needed says Tanzania Tourist Board

Hotel Rooms Needed To Meet Goals More beds needed says Tanzania Tourist Board

By Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

(eTN) - The CEO of the Tanzania Tourist Board was quoted last week in the Tanzanian media as saying that more top-class accommodation was needed for the country if the ambitious targets set for ...

Seychelles and Spain: giving a new impetus to our relations

Seychelles To Open Tourist Office In Madrid Seychelles and Spain: giving a new impetus to our relations

“Today marks a great step forward in the relations between Spain and Seychelles.

Community-based tourism to benefit more in Tanzania

Tourist Philanthropy Community-based tourism to benefit more in Tanzania

By Apolinari Tairo, eTN

TANZANIA (eTN) - After getting listed on Discovery Channel’s travel programing focusing on community based tourism last year, Tanzania is looking ahead to encourage community-based tourism in ...

Officials say San Francisco safe for tourists despite shooting

tourist shooting in San Francisco Officials say San Francisco safe for tourists despite shooting

By TERRY COLLINS

No city would want a tragedy like this, particularly if the city prides itself on being an international destination for tourism and business, for cuisine, nightlife and good fun.

International tourist arrivals up 7 percent in the first half of 2010: Asia leads growth

UNWTO World Tourism Barometer International tourist arrivals up 7 percent in the first half of 2010: Asia leads growth

The first six months of 2010 saw international tourist arrivals grow by 7 percent according to the August Interim Update of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.

Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities urges collaboration with accredited tourist guides

Tourist Protection Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities urges collaboration with accredited tourist guides

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has invited its counterparts in different government authorities to collaborate with tourist guides who are officially licensed by SCTA in ...

American tourist killed on Thai island of Phuket

Tourist Murdered In Phuket American tourist killed on Thai island of Phuket

By KINAN SUCHAOVANICH

BANGKOK — An American tourist was killed on the Thai island of Phuket after a British man allegedly picked a fight with him at a bar, followed him back to his hotel and stabbed him to death, ...

Walt Disney sued after Donald Duck gropes tourist

Woman Suing Donal Duck Walt Disney sued after Donald Duck gropes tourist

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - When April Magolon, 27, visited Epcot in May 2008, she said wanted to get Donald Duck's autograph. Instead, the Pennsylvania woman claims the costumed character battered ...

Anguilla Tourist Board appoints new director of tourism

Industry Veteran Mrs. Candis Niles Chosen Anguilla Tourist Board appoints new director of tourism

NEW YORK, NY - Mrs. Candis Niles has been selected as the new director of tourism with the Anguilla Tourist Board.

Seychelles to open tourist office in China

Strengthening The Link Between The Archipelago And The Far East Seychelles to open tourist office in China

By Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

(eTN) - The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has confirmed that they are at an advanced stage to formally open a marketing office in China to promote more tourists to visit the archipelago.

Seychelles re-opens tourist office in UK

Recapturing The British Market Seychelles re-opens tourist office in UK

After almost two years of non-representation in UK, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) re-opened its Tourist Office in London on July 15.

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