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Christmas at Frankfurt Airport: Gift cards, shopping, dining and much more

Christmas at Frankfurt Airport: Gift cards, shopping, dining and much more

During the weeks before Christmas, the terminals at Frankfurt Airport are incandescent with the glow of thousands of lights. ... Read More

UNWTO: Tourism’s carbon emissions measured in report launched at COP25

UNWTO: Tourism’s carbon emissions measured in report launched at COP25

Transport-related emissions from tourism are expected to account for 5.3% of all man-made CO2 emissions by 2030, up from ... Read More

What’s new in the Islands of The Bahamas this December

What’s new in the Islands of The Bahamas this December

The weather may be cooling down in the U.S., but The Bahamas is heating up this winter. With numerous ... Read More

The Bahamas ministry of tourism and aviation hosts top-tier media and influencers post-Hurricane Dorian

The Bahamas ministry of tourism and aviation hosts top-tier media and influencers post-Hurricane Dorian

In the months following Hurricane Dorian, The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation (BMOTA) has mobilized and set up ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: Tourism Working Group report to help shape new architecture for subsectors

Minister Bartlett: Tourism Working Group report to help shape new architecture for subsectors

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that findings from the just concluded Tourism Working Group (TWG) report ... Read More

Minister Bartlett proposes tourism crisis communication strategy for the Caribbean… Global Resilience Centre to formulate

Minister Bartlett proposes tourism crisis communication strategy for the Caribbean… Global Resilience Centre to formulate

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says that the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre has been tasked ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau teams up with local artist for ongoing mural series

Guam Visitors Bureau teams up with local artist for ongoing mural series

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is pleased to announce the non-profit membership corporation is working with local artist Lee ... Read More

Jamaica ranked 2nd in the world for prioritizing tourism, says Bartlett

Jamaica ranked 2nd in the world for prioritizing tourism, says Bartlett

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica has been ranked 2nd in the world for the prioritization ... Read More

Love is in the air on Grand Bahama Island

Love is in the air on Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island welcomed its first international destination wedding since Hurricane Dorian this past weekend. Fay Rickhuss and Thomas ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation joins forces with VIP hotel and tour operator delegation for largest media blitz in BTO Canada history!

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation joins forces with VIP hotel and tour operator delegation for largest media blitz in BTO Canada history!

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation delegates lead by Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Dionisio D’Aguilar, as well ... Read More

4,800 room Sugarcane Bay multi-resort development to break ground early 2020

4,800 room Sugarcane Bay multi-resort development to break ground early 2020

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that Karisma Hotels and Resort is set to break ground ... Read More

Minister Bartlett bats for regional tourism investment

Minister Bartlett bats for regional tourism investment

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has reiterated his call on tourism investors to look beyond developing hotels ... Read More

Good news for The Bahamas

Good news for The Bahamas

The Islands Of The Bahamas continue to be a leading destination for travelers around the world. While the Caribbean, ... Read More

Amatterra Jamaica inks deal with Marriott International for first Marriott all-inclusive resort in Jamaica

Amatterra Jamaica inks deal with Marriott International for first Marriott all-inclusive resort in Jamaica

The architects of Jamaica’s largest integrated tourism real estate development, the Keith and Paula Russell led Amaterra Jamaica Group, ... Read More

Fraport: Growth momentum slows in October 2019

Fraport: Growth momentum slows in October 2019

Some 6.4 million passengers traveled through Frankfurt Airport (FRA) in October 2019, up 1.0 percent compared to the same ... Read More

Jamaica to host TD Jakes Caribbean Leadership Conference

Jamaica to host TD Jakes Caribbean Leadership Conference

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett, says internationally acclaimed Bishop TD Jakes is looking at staging his flagship ... Read More

What’s new in the Islands of the Bahamas for November

What’s new in the Islands of the Bahamas for November

Grand Bahama Island has already rebounded from Hurricane Dorian with a handful of reopenings this month.  Many of its ... Read More

Customized Tours Connecting Visitors and The Locals In East Africa

Customized Tours Connecting Visitors and The Locals In East Africa

Augustine Tours offer tours to East Africa which are tailor-made for their tourists based on their travel wishes. The ... Read More

Sands Resorts Macao and teamLab to Launch Groundbreaking, Immersive Museum at The Venetian Macao

Sands Resorts Macao and teamLab to Launch Groundbreaking, Immersive Museum at The Venetian Macao

Sands Resorts Macao and art collective teamLab will launch a monumental digital-only museum at The Venetian Macao in January ... Read More

Jamaica and Panama to establish multi-destination arrangement, says Minister Bartlett

Jamaica and Panama to establish multi-destination arrangement, says Minister Bartlett

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that Jamaica and the Republic of Panama is set to ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau: Over 200 offers available in eighth year of Shop Guam e-Festival

Guam Visitors Bureau: Over 200 offers available in eighth year of Shop Guam e-Festival

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce that 142 local businesses are taking part in the eighth ... Read More

WTM: Exhibitor updates from Day Three in London

WTM: Exhibitor updates from Day Three in London

World Travel Market (WTM) audiences today (Wednesday 6 November) heard how Malta has successfully repositioned itself as a youth ... Read More

WTM: ‘No easy answers’ when it comes to promoting controversial countries

WTM: ‘No easy answers’ when it comes to promoting controversial countries

Bloggers have urged writers and travelers at World Travel Market (WTM) London to do their own research about countries ... Read More

WTM: The future of air travel and digital travel

WTM: The future of air travel and digital travel

Advances in digital and artificial intelligence for air travel are coming in thick and fast, World Travel Market (WTM) ... Read More

WTM: Tackling climate change on Day 3 in London

WTM: Tackling climate change on Day 3 in London

The 40th edition of WTM London began with a session exploring Decarbonising Travel and Tourism: Is the Industry Doing ... Read More

Despite Dorian, travel to the Caribbean keeps growing

Despite Dorian, travel to the Caribbean keeps growing

New study has revealed that despite the recent ravages of hurricane Dorian and other huge storms in the Caribbean, ... Read More

Fraport reports solid revenue and earnings performance in first nine months of 2019

Fraport reports solid revenue and earnings performance in first nine months of 2019

Fraport AG continued its growth trend in the first nine months of the 2019 business year, achieving an increase ... Read More

Winners announced for the International Travel & Tourism Awards

Winners announced for the International Travel & Tourism Awards

The lucky sixteen winners of the second International Travel & Tourism Awards, presented by WTM London, were revealed last ... Read More

WTM: Ministers Summit hears how modern tech can help rural traditions

WTM: Ministers Summit hears how modern tech can help rural traditions

Major global brands such as Google and Mastercard can help farmers, shopkeepers and restaurateurs to boost rural tourism, delegates ... Read More

Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics hailed by international community

Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics hailed by international community

Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics scheduled to be released at the end of the year, has been hailed as ... Read More

Oman Airports to host World Travel Awards Grand Final 2019 at Royal Opera House Muscat

Oman Airports to host World Travel Awards Grand Final 2019 at Royal Opera House Muscat

World Travel Awards (WTA) has partnered with Oman Airports to host its highly-anticipated Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019 on ... Read More

Fraport and Hybrid-Airplane Technologies testing hybrid aerial vehicle

Fraport and Hybrid-Airplane Technologies testing hybrid aerial vehicle

The H-Aero is a small, helium-filled hybrid aerial vehicle. From October 28 to 31, passengers at Frankfurt Airport were ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett calls for investment beyond hotel rooms

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett calls for investment beyond hotel rooms

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has made a call for investment in the tourism industry to go ... Read More

Tourism must stop promoting growth without understanding costs

Tourism must stop promoting growth without understanding costs

The Travel Foundation is calling on investors, businesses, governments and their destination marketing organizations (DMOs) to better understand the ... Read More

Global Tourism Resilience Centre provides relief for Bahamas

Global Tourism Resilience Centre provides relief for Bahamas

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett today handed over US$50 thousand to Director General of the Bahamas Tourism and ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to participate in major travel events in London

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to participate in major travel events in London

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, departed the island yesterday to participate in three major global travel trade shows ... Read More