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Sofia named least expensive city for travelers and Oslo takes top spot as most expensive

TripIndex Cities 2013 Sofia named least expensive city for travelers and Oslo takes top spot as most expensive

SINGAPORE - TripIndex Cities 2013, the third annual cost comparison of an evening out and overnight stay for two people in key tourist cities around the world has been unveiled today.

France is Europe's most popular destination for canal barge cruises

France is Europe's most popular destination for canal barge cruises

Even the most jaded and cosmopolitan travel writers tend to rave when it comes to canal barging cruises in France.

Mission accomplished or compromised?

IATA seeks to set new paradigm for global airline transportation Mission accomplished or compromised?

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

IATA (International Air Transport Association) is credited with being the organization that systematized the airline industry at the very beginning of the 20th century.

Travel to Libya: Eight things to know before the trip

Travel to Libya Travel to Libya: Eight things to know before the trip

Following Libya's revolution, oil production has been restored and the country has slipped from the front pages.

Self-catering travel made easier with .travel

Travel domain Self-catering travel made easier with .travel

Selfcatering.travel made the logistical decision to align itself with the .travel domain as a purposeful and thoughtful marketing tool.

New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

new volunteer task force New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) officially launched its Rapid Recovery Task Force (PRRT) at the association's Engagement Hub at its head office in Bangkok on January ...

When traveling means healthy living

Banjaran Hotspring Retreat Ipoh When traveling means healthy living

By Jan Sevilla

People travel for different reasons. It’s like a constant itch that needs to be scratched and it will only go away until we find ourselves hauling a bag and waking up in wonderland.

To reach the growing Hispanic travel market, you must speak the language

Not just simply Spanish To reach the growing Hispanic travel market, you must speak the language

ORLANDO, Florida - In order to reach the growing US Hispanic market, organizations need to know how to speak the language, said Jorge Plasencia here yesterday.

Travel 2013: Consider stepping out of your comfort zone

Travel Trends Travel 2013: Consider stepping out of your comfort zone

Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer.

Eating healthy on the road

Five ways to make sure you eat right while flying this holiday season Eating healthy on the road

Your stress level could be measured on the Richter Scale. It's the week before Christmas, so there are a zillion people at the airport. Your flight has been delayed. The kids are crying.

Finding France in North America

Five enclaves in North America where French culture thrives Finding France in North America

With flights to Paris topping $1,000 these days, travel to France can be très cher. But you needn't cross the pond for that Gallic je ne sais quoi.

Almost 40 million Russians traveled abroad in the first 9 months of 2012

Up 10 percent over last year Almost 40 million Russians traveled abroad in the first 9 months of 2012

Latest statistics on Russian outbound travel for the first 9 months of the year 2012 were published by the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation.

Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy

GROWING GLOBAL CLIMATE ISSUES Reduce My Footprint makes offsetting your travel carbon footprint easy

Everything that we do leaves a carbon footprint on this Earth, whether taking a flight to a beachside resort, washing your clothes, lighting your home, or enjoying a Sunday drive.

Awe-inspiring spots to find gratitude

Finding serenity at special places Awe-inspiring spots to find gratitude

Where do you go to feel a sense of gratitude, serenity or peace in your life?

First ever meeting with Thai Prime Minister and UK Tour Operators

Momentous Occasion for Thailand & UK Travel Industry First ever meeting with Thai Prime Minister and UK Tour Operators

A momentous occasion – the first ever address by the Prime Minister of Thailand to UK travel and tourism industry, Yingluck Shinawatra meets with 10 leading tour operators at Grosvenor House, ...

Future travel trends explored at WTM

World Travel Market Global Trends Report indicates opportunities for Cape Town Future travel trends explored at WTM

Euromonitor, the world’s leader in strategy research for consumer markets have released their annual World Travel Market Global Trends Report 2012 at London’s World Travel Market.

Five times when bargain-hungry globetrotters can get their fill

Traveling On The Cheap Five times when bargain-hungry globetrotters can get their fill

If your passport is gathering dust and your suitcase desperately needs a workout, don't throw away thoughts of a thrilling vacation just because your wallet doesn't match your wanderlust.

Over 70 Tourism Ministers from around the world to discuss simplifying travel processes

UNWTO and WTM Ministers’ Summit Over 70 Tourism Ministers from around the world to discuss simplifying travel processes

LONDON, United Kingdom - Reducing visa constraints, simplifying entry processes, and developing policies that improve connectivity across borders are the topics on the agenda for the world’s ...

Geography: my kind adversary

The geography of travel Geography: my kind adversary

By Jan Sevilla

Geography. We go back a long way.

Simple questions every traveler should be asking to save money

Travel Tips Simple questions every traveler should be asking to save money

When it comes to saving money on travel, we all know to check discount sites, follow our favorite airlines on social media and monitor our frequent flier points.

Argentina beats to your rhythm

Wonderful peculiarities that are Argentina Argentina beats to your rhythm

Argentina has many peculiarities that have traveled the world by word of mouth with the people who have visited the country.

The ultimate customer experience: four key trends in the evolving online space

Customer experience at the heart of everything The ultimate customer experience: four key trends in the evolving online space

Tim Gunstone, EyeforTravel’s Managing Director, has been talking to top travel players and key innovators across the world about the next steps for a highly-competitive, low-margin industry.

Ten years on: the significance of the Bali bombings for the tourism industry

Loss of travel innocence Ten years on: the significance of the Bali bombings for the tourism industry

By David Beirman, eTN Australia

(eTN) - October 12, 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of the Bali bombing, one of the world’s most deadly terrorist attacks targeting tourists. The anniversary has special resonance for ...

Hotels offer guided tours of their unique and fascinating features

Hotels provide interesting attractions right on the grounds Hotels offer guided tours of their unique and fascinating features

Check in to any nice hotel, and the concierge will be more than happy to recommend or reserve a tour of the area.

Studying foreign language on vacation

International Travel Studying foreign language on vacation

When you travel to a foreign country, everything from greetings to requests to simple transactions can get "lost in translation."

You don't have to beg, steal or borrow to pay for vacation

Tips for saving and budgeting for vacations You don't have to beg, steal or borrow to pay for vacation

You don't have to beg, borrow, or steal to indulge your wanderlust. Armed with these practical suggestions, your dream vacation may be more affordable than you think.

American diners going gourmet

Coolest new diners in US American diners going gourmet

At chef Patrick Acuña's diner, patrons sit elbow-to-elbow on stools along the bright-red Formica bar.

Learn to live like the locals when on vacation

Going local while traveling Learn to live like the locals when on vacation

Looking to create lasting travel memories? Learning to live like the locals when you're on vacation is the way to go.

President Obama issues travel and tourism progress report

Reaffirms commitment to industry President Obama issues travel and tourism progress report

The Obama Administration today issued a comprehensive travel and tourism progress report on the goals set forth in the President's Executive Order announced earlier this year.

EIBTM continues search for latest technological innovations

seeking industry technology innovators EIBTM continues search for latest technological innovations

EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ) the global event for the meetings, incentive, and business travel industry, is urging all meetings industry ...

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