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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications
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Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President ... Read More

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest
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Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

Kidnapped from a five-star hotel in Hongkong and appearing in a mainland China prison thereafter. This happened to a number ... Read More

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution
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Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

Boeing names J. Michael Luttig Counselor and Senior Advisor, Brett Gerry General Counsel
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Boeing names J. Michael Luttig Counselor and Senior Advisor, Brett Gerry General Counsel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Boeing today named J. Michael Luttig to the newly-created position of counselor and senior advisor to Boeing Chairman, President and ... Read More

A killer or a victim? American Tourist in trouble in Anguilla
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A killer or a victim? American Tourist in trouble in Anguilla

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 30, 2019

Anguilla Tourism is in crisis mode about an American murderer or was it self defense? Allison Muhammad from Anguilla believes: ... Read More

Myth-Mania: Stories of men, heroes and indigenous world at MarTa
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Myth-Mania: Stories of men, heroes and indigenous world at MarTa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

The National Archaeological Museum of Taranto (MarTa) celebrated the return of important finds back home. Myth-Mania, rediscovered stories of men ... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023
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Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- April 17, 2019

Following the consultative process to review and update the Tourism Master Plan 2012-2020 in May 2018, it was seen necessary ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal
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WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last ... Read More

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?
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Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2019

Brunei is becoming a deadly place to visit starting April 3, specially if you are member of the LGBT Community. ... Read More

City of Santa Monica prevails against Airbnb and HomeAway in court
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City of Santa Monica prevails against Airbnb and HomeAway in court

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals today affirmed the City of Santa Monica's Home-Sharing Ordinance in the face of a ... Read More

1 million visitors and US$800 million earned in 9 weeks
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1 million visitors and US$800 million earned in 9 weeks

editor editor- March 12, 2019

With visitor arrivals for the first nine weeks of this year exceeding one million and Jamaica being the first Caribbean ... Read More

Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions
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Airbnb banned from Texas contracts due to anti-Semitic actions

editor editor- March 2, 2019

In response to Airbnb’s anti-Semitic decision to de-list Jewish-owned properties, but no others, in the disputed territory known as the ... Read More

US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon
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US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

A US recording artist, who's been long considered to be a homegrown Atlanta talent, has been taken into custody by ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?
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Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?

editor editor- January 15, 2019

Alcatraz East Crime Museum will capitalize on execution tourism with a Ted Bundy display for the 30th anniversary of the serial ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood
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Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Mexican tourism officials had been working hard to make Mexican tourist destinations safe. The message remains tourists are safe in ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW
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Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory ... Read More

How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics
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How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 17, 2018

Today a promotion is sending a chilling message to American Airlines mechanics., and the U.S. aviation industry altogether. “Pressuring Airline ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests
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What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the ... Read More

Leading industry figures take the helm at Cape Town Tourism
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Leading industry figures take the helm at Cape Town Tourism

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- December 4, 2018

Two renowned tourism professionals to provide guidance to Cape Town's premier industry organisation. Read More

Military tourism: Indian warships at Port Victoria, Seychelles
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Military tourism: Indian warships at Port Victoria, Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 29, 2016

Military tourism is another money earner for many strategic travel and tourism destinations including Hawaii, Seychelles, and Guam for example. Read More

United Airlines’ Guam service so bad, attorney general gets involved
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United Airlines’ Guam service so bad, attorney general gets involved

editor editor- November 8, 2015

In response to what they describe as chronic customer complaints of "subpar and declining flight services," the attorneys general of ... Read More

8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party
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8 BBQ teams to throw down at 2nd Guam BBQ Block Party

editor editor- July 4, 2014

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) announces that 8 local and international teams have been selected to compete ... Read More

Travel attorney and author, Alexander Anolik, speaks out about Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act
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Travel attorney and author, Alexander Anolik, speaks out about Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act

editor editor- June 25, 2009

Highly-acclaimed author and travel attorney, Alexander Anolik, has defended the travel industry and travelers for decades. Read More