Tag: Alps

American Airlines launches daily Munich-Dallas/Fort Worth service
Airline News

American Airlines launches daily Munich-Dallas/Fort Worth service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

American Airlines is expanding its long-haul services to and from Munich: Effective immediately, the carrier is offering daily flights with ... Read More

Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane
Airline News

Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

When it comes to where you sit on a plane, location matters. So, which is it? Window seat, aisle seat ... Read More

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too
Cultural Travel News

Tartan pride celebrated nationwide and in Hawaii, too

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Tartan Day is a North American celebration of Scottish heritage, observed April 6, the date on which the Declaration of ... Read More

​World’s first hybrid cruise ship completes sea trial
Cruise Industry News

​World’s first hybrid cruise ship completes sea trial

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Hurtigruten’s MS Roald Amundsen is nearing completion at Kleven Yard. This weekend the world’s first hybrid powered cruise ship completed ... Read More

Overtourism at New Zealand National Parks: There is a plan
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Overtourism at New Zealand National Parks: There is a plan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 4, 2019

How would Aroaki, Mt Cook and Westland Tai Poutini National Parks in New Zealand be managed while considering the impacts ... Read More

Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference
Travel Associations News

Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has selected Berchtesgaden, Germany as the venue for the 4th UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference ... Read More

268 skiers and hikers died in Austrian Alps in 2018
Travel Safety & Emergencies

268 skiers and hikers died in Austrian Alps in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

In 2018, a total of 268 people died on Austria's mountains, 22 fewer than the deaths registered in the previous ... Read More

Hôtel Martinez wins Jury Prize at CSR Awards of the Maritime Alps region
Responsible Tourism News

Hôtel Martinez wins Jury Prize at CSR Awards of the Maritime Alps region

editor editor- January 16, 2019

Hôtel Martinez, certified by Green Globe for over five years, has been recognized as a leader in sustainable practices in ... Read More

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria
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Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Thousands of tourists ended the last Christmas holiday in the Alps on Sunday being evacuated. This included visitors to the ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
Travel Destination

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More