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How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?
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How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?

editor editor- June 11, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet
Airline News

Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

As the first airline in the world to do so, Lufthansa has equipped all long–haul aircraft with the mobile ECG ... Read More

Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?
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Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Passengers who don extra clothes to avoid fees charged for overweight baggage is not an acceptable practice according to 42% ... Read More

American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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American Airlines adds second weekly service from Miami to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

American Airlines (AA) will be adding a second weekly service from the Miami International Airport (MIA) to the Argyle International ... Read More

Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest
Responsible Tourism News

Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers
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IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

IATA's 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea passed five important resolutions setting the trend in the global aviation ... Read More

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment
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Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 31, 2019

Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study
Educational Travel News

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

editor editor- May 23, 2019

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying anymore. ... Read More

Ovolo Hotels launches new pet-friendly “V.I.Pooch”program
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Ovolo Hotels launches new pet-friendly “V.I.Pooch”program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Ovolo Hotels, the independent, design-led hotel collection in Hong Kong and Australia, has launched a brand-new V.I.Pooch program to welcome ... Read More

Uber’s new ‘Quiet Mode’ service protects passengers from talkative drivers
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Uber’s new ‘Quiet Mode’ service protects passengers from talkative drivers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

Premium units of US ride-hailing company Uber are now offering a new service that allows their high-end clientele to ask ... Read More

United Airlines upgraded mobile app wins Webby Award
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United Airlines upgraded mobile app wins Webby Award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Last night at the 23rd Annual Webby Awards in New York City, United Airlines accepted the "People's Voice" Webby Award ... Read More

Would you travel nude or naked?
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Would you travel nude or naked?

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- May 11, 2019

Face Forward. Please! Traveling sucks the moisture out of our skin! We may start the journey looking terrific and deplane ... Read More

Gen Z and millennial travelers are looking for experiential travel
Tourism News

Gen Z and millennial travelers are looking for experiential travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) along the partner participating companies have offered the diverse tourism products and services to the travellers ... Read More

10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation
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10 travel tips to help you to get the most out of your summer vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Summer is around the corner, and many travelers all over the world are busy planning their vacations. In an effort ... Read More

Lufthansa makes dedicated staff look bad: The eTN Hero is Patricia Dzai of Swissport Johannesburg
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Lufthansa makes dedicated staff look bad: The eTN Hero is Patricia Dzai of Swissport Johannesburg

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

"My personal hero today is Ms. Patricia Dzai. Patricia works for Swissport in Johannesburg, South Africa," said eTN Publisher Juergen ... Read More

SITA: Tracking airline passenger bags drives 66% improvement in baggage delivery
Airline News

SITA: Tracking airline passenger bags drives 66% improvement in baggage delivery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Airlines that are adding tracking at more points of the baggage journey are enjoying a huge improvement in bag delivery ... Read More

African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress
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African Game Rangers: Key conservation tourism partners in stress

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 6, 2019

Wildlife is the leading tourist attraction and source of tourist revenue in Africa other than rich historical and cultural heritage ... Read More

From airport terminal to glamorous holiday destination: Designer pop-up shop
Fashion News

From airport terminal to glamorous holiday destination: Designer pop-up shop

editor editor- April 6, 2019

Marie France Van Damme, the Hong Kong-based designer known for her globally influenced line of luxury resort, swim, and ready-to-wear, continues ... Read More

Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport
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Easter School Holidays ring in busy travel season at Frankfurt Airport

editor editor- April 5, 2019

With the Easter holidays around the corner, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is preparing for this year’s first travel peak. Germany’s largest ... Read More

American Airlines: New cabin, larger overhead luggage bins
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American Airlines: New cabin, larger overhead luggage bins

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

American Airlines is starting scheduled flights with the first of its 100 new Airbus A321neo aircraft on order. These aircraft ... Read More

Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers
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Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers

editor editor- March 29, 2019

As of May 1, 2019, no ice, no smoking, and no large strollers will be allowed at Walt Disney World, ... Read More

Airline passengers pleased about automated passport control
Airline News

Airline passengers pleased about automated passport control

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Airline passengers are using automated technology for passport checks at double the rate recorded in 2017 and are more satisfied ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight
Travel Safety & Emergencies

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings
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Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion
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European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?
Hotel & Resort News

Trump Hotels: Faring well or bidding farewell?

editor editor- February 16, 2019

Ever since Trump became President of the United States, how have his hotels been doing? Many feared he would use ... Read More

United Airlines picks GoJet to fly its new Bombardier CRJ550 planes
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United Airlines picks GoJet to fly its new Bombardier CRJ550 planes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

GoJet announced that United Airlines has selected it to fly Bombardier's new model aircraft, the CRJ550. GoJet and United Airlines ... Read More

Routehappy launches new codeshare UPAs with 5 Star Alliance airlines
Airline News

Routehappy launches new codeshare UPAs with 5 Star Alliance airlines

editor editor- February 4, 2019

Routehappy by ATPCO, the industry standard for airline rich content, today announced the launch of new codeshare Universal Product Attributes ... Read More

Suspicious baggage leads to arrest of Vietnam poachers on Thailand trips
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Suspicious baggage leads to arrest of Vietnam poachers on Thailand trips

editor editor- January 23, 2019

New findings from a three-month investigation reveal professional gangs were dispatched across Thailand’s borders to target the Kingdom’s wild tigers. ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
Hotel & Resort News

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

The Shaken Not Stirred – Paris meets the Caribbean in Delray Beach
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The Shaken Not Stirred – Paris meets the Caribbean in Delray Beach

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

The Shaken Not Stirred – Fashion for a Cause Charity Event will take place during Delray Beach’s Fashion Week, featuring ... Read More

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’
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Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

Delta CEO Ed Bastian told the tech world Tuesday that Delta's goal is to make travel something customers don't have ... Read More

Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing
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Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 5, 2019

An explosion at a bus stop in Santiago, the capital of Chile, wounded at least five people. The explosion took ... Read More

Drop your luggage
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Drop your luggage

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 29, 2018

The airlines do not care if we are going to be away from home for one hour or one year, ... Read More

M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany
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M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

Düsseldorf was the backdrop for M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag’s latest pop-up event, the fifth one in two years. As with the previous ones ... Read More