Tag: Australian

World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member
Travel Associations News

World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The African Tourism Board (ATB) welcomed World Fusion Tours as its newest member. The Kigali-based tour operator recently won the ... Read More

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
Tourism News

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

At least four people were killed and one injured in the hotel attack in the city of Darwin in northern ... Read More

Seven tourists hiking Indian Himalayas missing after Avalanche
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Seven tourists hiking Indian Himalayas missing after Avalanche

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

The Indian Himalaya Mountains are in the spotlight of tourism safety after seven tourists mountain climbing went missing last week. ... Read More

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!
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National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Danial Rochford was appointed as the  inaugural Chairperson of the new National Tourism Authority in Kiribati He said in a ... Read More

Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack
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Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

"Aloha from the Maui Visitors Bureau. The office is now closed in observance of the holiday." This is the recording ... Read More

Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan
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Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has inaugurated a partnership with Princess Cruises, hosting some 140 of Ensemble Travel Group's ... Read More

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort announces key new appointments
People in Travel & Tourism

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort announces key new appointments

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort has strengthened its commitment to talent development and innovation, announcing an ambitious team to guide the ... Read More

Zambia wants African Tourism Board to implement inclusiveness approach
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Zambia wants African Tourism Board to implement inclusiveness approach

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 2, 2019

African Tourism Board (ATB) CEO Doris Woerfel and Cuthbert Ncube, the new Vice President of ATB, met with Mwabashike Nkulukus, the Marketing ... Read More

Two Australian Heroes killed when saving a tourist from drowning
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Two Australian Heroes killed when saving a tourist from drowning

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Tourism and Dairy are popular in  Port Campbell, a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. The town is on the Great ... Read More

Drink like a New Yorker
Wine News

Drink like a New Yorker

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- April 20, 2019

If you live in New York, work in New York or are doing business in New York – there is ... Read More

Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association
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Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

A major step forward for the future promotion and development of the Solomon Islands dive tourism sector, the destination’s main ... Read More

Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet
Cruise Industry News

Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

Genting Cruise Lines welcomed the third member of its Dream Cruises’ fleet with the christening and inaugural homeport deployment of ... Read More

Wynn Resorts ends takeover talks with Australia’s Crown Resorts
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Wynn Resorts ends takeover talks with Australia’s Crown Resorts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Wynn Resorts released the following statement today: "Following the premature disclosure of preliminary discussions, Wynn Resorts has terminated all discussions ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
Tourism News

Gambling is big business in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- March 26, 2019

The gambling industry, which happens to be a really big one worldwide, is one of the most popular in terms ... Read More

Melbourne to welcome news hotels from Ormond Group in 2022
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Melbourne to welcome news hotels from Ormond Group in 2022

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

In 2022, Southeast Asian hospitality brand Ormond Group will introduce two new hotel concepts to Melbourne’s Central Business District in ... Read More

Brazil announces visa-free entry for US, Canadian, Australian, and Japanese citizens
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Brazil announces visa-free entry for US, Canadian, Australian, and Japanese citizens

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Brazil is open for you! The Brazilian Government announced that Brazil would allow visa-free entry for citizens of The United ... Read More

North Queensland tourists are grounded with help of a beautiful Aboriginal model
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North Queensland tourists are grounded with help of a beautiful Aboriginal model

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019

Tourism North Queensland wants its visitors to feel grounded. A beautiful young and pure Australian lady made the cover of ... Read More

A solution for Climate Change? What about a Clean Energy Dividend?
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A solution for Climate Change? What about a Clean Energy Dividend?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2019

I believe there is an extremely simple way to whip climate change and I plan to set it out below. ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
Airline News

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

11 reasons why you should study abroad in Australia
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11 reasons why you should study abroad in Australia

editor editor- March 11, 2019

With 22,000 programs and over 1,100 education institutes, Australia is well equipped to offer a variety of study options to ... Read More

Women with altitude: Five times equality won in aviation during 2018
Airline News

Women with altitude: Five times equality won in aviation during 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

To commemorate International Women’s Day five key developments for women in aviation last year are celebrated, as an industry historically ... Read More

How the Malaysian People are now put in charge of Visit Malaysia 2020 ?
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How the Malaysian People are now put in charge of Visit Malaysia 2020 ?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

Malaysia Truly Asia was one of the most successful campaigns in the global travel and tourism industry and created by an ... Read More

QT Adelaide Hotel set for 2021 opening
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QT Adelaide Hotel set for 2021 opening

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Event Hospitality & Entertainment Limited (EVENT) today announced it has entered into a management agreement for its newest QT Hotels ... Read More

Vietnam detains, threatens to deport Trump and Kim Jong Un impersonators
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Vietnam detains, threatens to deport Trump and Kim Jong Un impersonators

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019

Tensions are running high in the Vietnamese capital, where this year’s first meeting of the US President and North Korean ... Read More

Vail Resorts to buy Falls Creek and Hotham ski resorts in Victoria, Australia
Resort News

Vail Resorts to buy Falls Creek and Hotham ski resorts in Victoria, Australia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 23, 2019

Vail Resorts, Inc. announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the ski fields at Falls Creek ... Read More

Elephant Mud Fun: Tourists can get down and dirty with friendly elephants at Bali Zoo
Travel Destination

Elephant Mud Fun: Tourists can get down and dirty with friendly elephants at Bali Zoo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Bali Zoo introduced a grand new intimate Elephant Mud Fun half-day attraction allowing guests to get down and dirty with ... Read More

Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut
Airline News

Gulfstream G600 to make Australian Debut

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced its newest aircraft, the class-leading, award-winning Gulfstream G600, will make its Australian debut at the Australian ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth returns to Australia
Cruise Industry News

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth returns to Australia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced that it’s second largest ship, Queen Elizabeth will return to Australia for an unparalleled ... Read More

Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists
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Minister: South Africa wants more Chinese tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

South African Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom said that South Africa wants to attract more Chinese visitors and is striving ... Read More

No entry to Australia for Saudi Women traveling without male guardian?
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No entry to Australia for Saudi Women traveling without male guardian?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

Are Australian Border Force officers targeting Saudi Arabian women whom they suspect will apply for asylum? is Australia blocking asylum ... Read More

Hosting conferences in Darwin becoming a smart option
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Hosting conferences in Darwin becoming a smart option

editor editor- January 30, 2019

For event organizers, recent events in Darwin have seen record numbers of attendance. Several events hosted at the Darwin Convention ... Read More

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast
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Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Yesterday, Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau (BHCVB) held a breakfast at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills for City business ... 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

Search for German Tourist from Cologne: Australian police gives up
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Search for German Tourist from Cologne: Australian police gives up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2019

Monika Billen, a German tourist from Cologne was on her dream trip exploring the Australian Outback. Last time anyone registered ... Read More

Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?
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Human Rights Violation in New Zealand against Foreign Tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

In Hawaii, they call it Kamaaina Rates, in Indonesia hotel rates for locals, are highly discounted, but in New Zealand, ... Read More

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