worldtourismevents.com · eTN Contacts & Team · Advertising · Submit Articles ·    


SIXTY Collective announces new President for luxury lifestyle brand, SIXTY Hotels

SIXTY Collective announces new President for luxury lifestyle brand, SIXTY Hotels

SIXTY Collective, the company formed in 2013 by Brothers Jason Pomeranc, Michael Pomeranc, Lawrence Pomeranc, and long-time collaborator Stephen Brandman committed to creating 360-degree cultural ...

Severe weather risk to stretch from Texas to Indiana into Wednesday night

Severe weather risk to stretch from Texas to Indiana into Wednesday night

Severe weather is forecast to develop the Central United States into Wednesday night, impacting a similar area that saw spotty strong storms on Tuesday.

Luxury Beverly Hills property hires new catering director

Luxury Beverly Hills property hires new catering director

LOS ANGELES, California – Luxury hotel, Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, announced the appointment of a new Director of Catering.

Chinese cuisine in America poised for innovation

Chinese cuisine in America poised for innovation

WASHINGTON, DC - When you hear "Chinese food," visions of white carryout boxes and chopsticks come to mind. But Chinese food is so much more than a quick solution for a meal.

Hawaii visitor expenditures decreased 4.3 percent to $1.2 billion

Hawaii visitor expenditures decreased 4.3 percent to $1.2 billion

According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, the total visitor arrivals to the Hawaiian islands in February 2015 rose 2.3 percent to 661,747 visitors, according to preliminary statistics released ...

Strong airlift helps to maintain visitor arrivals to Hawaii

Strong airlift helps to maintain visitor arrivals to Hawaii

Total visitors to the Hawaiian Islands through February 2015 rose slightly (+0.8%) to 1.34 million arrivals, 11,224 more compared to the first two months of 2014.

Castle Resorts & Hotels announces appointment of Vice President of eCommerce and Digital Strategy

Erland Odd appointed by Caste Resorts Hawaii Castle Resorts & Hotels announces appointment of Vice President of eCommerce and Digital Strategy

Castle Resorts & Hotels has appointed Erland Odd as Vice President of eCommerce and Digital Strategy. In his new position, Mr.

Distinguished Travel Champion Award bestowed on five high-ranking US officials

Distinguished Travel Champion Award bestowed on five high-ranking US officials

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Travel Association today bestowed the second annual Distinguished Travel Champion Award on five high-ranking U.S. officials.

Air traveler groups join airlines in opposition to proposed airport tax hike

Air traveler groups join airlines in opposition to proposed airport tax hike

WASHINGTON, DC - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading US airlines, today announced that the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) and Global ...

Airlines’ arguments against Passenger Facility Charge increase should be rejected

Airlines’ arguments against Passenger Facility Charge increase should be rejected

WASHINGTON, DC – The Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today called on the US Congress, in reauthorizing the Federal Aviation Administration, to reject airlines’ arguments that increasing the ...

East US to ride temperature roller coaster through this weekend

East US to ride temperature roller coaster through this weekend

After a day likely to be the warmest since last fall in many locations of the East on Thursday, temperatures will take a big dip by the weekend.

ASTA: Maryland service fee bill is unnecessary taxation on travel agents

ASTA: Maryland service fee bill is unnecessary taxation on travel agents

ALEXANDRIA, VA – American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) President and CEO Zane Kerby issues this statement in response to the Maryland Senate’s party-line passage yesterday of legislation ...

US citizen international travel up ten percent in January 2015

US citizen international travel up ten percent in January 2015

US travel to overseas markets totaled 2.1 million, up six percent in January. This is still the largest market in the world.

Regional results were:

Europe, 586,000 travelers, up one ...

Opening of Red Lion Inn & Suites Eugene, Oregon

Opening of Red Lion Inn & Suites Eugene, Oregon

RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) announced today the company has
reentered the market in Eugene, Oregon, following the conversion of a

Survey: Travelers willing to pay more to improve flying experience

Survey: Travelers willing to pay more to improve flying experience

New data shows consumers are dissatisfied with lack of airline competition, and they are willing to pay $4 more per ticket provided funds are dedicated to system improvements.

These top 5 US cities for nightlife should remain at top of your to-do list

These top 5 US cities for nightlife should remain at top of your to-do list

When the sun goes down and most of the world begins to sleep, many cities in the USA come alive with an exciting and vibrant nightlife.

California and Florida issue statements against deceptive travel insurance opt-out practices

California and Florida issue statements against deceptive travel insurance opt-out practices

SAN DIEGO, CA - The state insurance regulators for two major vacation rental markets, California and Florida, issued statements against using opt-out sales practices to sell travel insurance.

Glamour and history of Italian fashion industry on display in Nashville

Glamour and history of Italian fashion industry on display in Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN - The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945, an elegant exhibition that chronicles the birth and growth of the Italian fashion industry from the ...

Mummies Of The World: Exhibition to debut at Orlando Science Center

Mummies Of The World: Exhibition to debut at Orlando Science Center

ORLANDO, FL - The nationally recognized Mummies of the World exhibition will make its debut at Orlando Science Center on June 13, 2015.

California tops ranking of US states with largest ultra high net worth population

California tops ranking of US states with largest ultra high net worth population

NEW YORK, NY - California is home to 13,445 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals, making it the state with the largest UHNW population in the United States, according to a Wealth-X special ...

New finance chief at Silver Airways

New finance chief at Silver Airways

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida, USA - Silver Airways has appointed 15-year finance veteran Jason Bewley as Chief Financial Officer to direct and oversee all aspects of the airline's financial ...

Starwood’s Aloft brand accelerates growth in Silicon Valley

Starwood’s Aloft brand accelerates growth in Silicon Valley

STAMFORD, CT - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced that its tech-forward Aloft brand has expanded its presence in Silicon Valley with the debut of Aloft Sunnyvale.

Severe storms aim for Oklahoma to Missouri Tuesday

Severe storms aim for Oklahoma to Missouri Tuesday

The unusual lull in severe weather across the United States will come to an end on Tuesday with locally strong to severe thunderstorms centered on parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri and ...

W Hotels Worldwide set to amplify presence in Seattle

W Hotels Worldwide set to amplify presence in Seattle

NEW YORK, NY - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc today announced an agreement with Kemper Development Company and Associates (KDC) to debut the iconic W brand in Bellevue, Washington, as ...

Fabulous Las Vegas welcomes LGBT events

Las Vegas now a premier LGBT travel destination Fabulous Las Vegas welcomes LGBT events

Las Vegas is thrilled to welcome a wide variety of special events, conferences and programming specific to the LGBT community.

A new USA destination image for Utah: Death by firing squads

A new USA destination image for Utah: Death by firing squads

Defending human rights. Really? As a matter of fact it's a dark day in America. Turn on your radio or TV today.

New executive at Carnival cruise company

New executive at Carnival cruise company

MIAMI, Florida – The chief financial officer for Carnival Corporation & plc, David Bernstein, announced today the appointment of a new vice president of global financial planning and ...

Revenue gets a boost at Hertz with new execs

Revenue gets a boost at Hertz with new execs

ESTERO, Florida – "We are pleased to welcome Scot Hornick and Charles Vuono, two highly-experienced revenue management leaders, to the Hertz team.

Will Hawaii tourism have to say aloha to the Pro Bowl?

Will Hawaii tourism have to say aloha to the Pro Bowl?

The NFL Pro Bowl has been played in Hawaii every year for the past 35 years since 1980, except for the year 2010 when it lost the bid, because the then Aloha State Governor, Neil Abercrombie, was ...

Hawaii Supreme Court: Online travel companies liable for GE tax, not transient accommodations tax

Hawaii Supreme Court: Online travel companies liable for GE tax, not transient accommodations tax

HONOLULU, HI - The Hawaii Supreme Court ("Court") unanimously affirmed the Tax Appeal Court ("tax court"), which held that online travel companies (OTCs) were subject to Hawaii's general excise ...

Premium Partners