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Beirut Airport expansion: Curing crowds and a system failure
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Beirut Airport expansion: Curing crowds and a system failure

editor editor- June 15, 2019

Last summer, Beirut Rafik Hariri International Airport made headlines when passengers were stuck in lines for hours on end as ... Read More

Air Seychelles goes tit for tat with Air Mauritius
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Air Seychelles goes tit for tat with Air Mauritius

mm Alain St.Ange- June 12, 2019

As soon as Air Mauritius confirmed it would begin flights between the Mauritius capital of Port Louis and Mahe in ... Read More

Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation
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Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

Conrad Bali, a beachfront resort on the southern coast of Bali, today announced the launch of its 85 newly-renovated expanded ... Read More

Seychelles efforts for a sustainable destination in the forefront
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Seychelles efforts for a sustainable destination in the forefront

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The destination joins the rest of the world to celebrate world environment day, a time us to reflect on sustainable ... Read More

Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment
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Heathrow Airport invests £50 million in new CT security equipment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Heathrow has announced the rollout of new computed tomography (CT) security equipment throughout the airport over the next few years. ... Read More

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love
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Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press conference ... Read More

Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you
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Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Facial recognition technology may be coming to an airport near you in a bid to cut lines and speed up ... 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

Hard Rock International honors legendary Freddie Mercury
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Hard Rock International honors legendary Freddie Mercury

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Hard Rock International announced a continuation of its partnership with The Mercury Phoenix Trust, a UK charity created in memory ... Read More

Lufthansa Group’s help alliance launches in the Americas
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Lufthansa Group’s help alliance launches in the Americas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Today, the Lufthansa Group officially launched help alliance Americas as a sub-organization of its long-standing aid organization, help alliance worldwide. ... Read More

Studying abroad will become easier by 2021
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Studying abroad will become easier by 2021

editor editor- May 21, 2019

It's a goal that many students set for their education: To study abroad. However, for many, it is a daunting ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air
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African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror attack targeting a tour bus ... Read More

Star Alliance launches Connection Service at Newark Liberty International Airport
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Star Alliance launches Connection Service at Newark Liberty International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

The Star Alliance Connection Service is now available at Newark Liberty International Airport. This assists passengers with tight connections between ... 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

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

Dubai Airports: Passenger numbers down 2.2% in first quarter of 2019
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Dubai Airports: Passenger numbers down 2.2% in first quarter of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Dubai International (DXB) welcomed 22.2 million passengers in the first quarter of 2019, down 2.2 percent from the same period ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

Wimbledon 2019: Winning plans for players and spectators 
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Wimbledon 2019: Winning plans for players and spectators 

Rita Payne - special to eTN Rita Payne - special to eTN- May 2, 2019

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has announced a series of significant changes for The Championships 2019 and beyond. ... Read More

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?
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Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

You are treated like royalty once you board your cruise ship. It’s why you love cruise vacations. Unless the ship ... Read More

WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece
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WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

WestJet today announced that guests now have convenient access from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to seven cities in ... Read More

African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud
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African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

Red Rocks Cultural Center in Rwanda founder Greg Bakunzi today was appointed as the latest board member of the African Tourism ... Read More

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

The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills
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The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 12, 2019

April is Stress Awareness Month, but it is also National Humor Month, so I thought I’d go out on a ... Read More

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

What smart travelers know
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What smart travelers know

editor editor- April 5, 2019

A record-breaking number of Americans are traveling, but most are unprepared for the journey - more than 90% of US ... Read More

New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world
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New flights: Heathrow to Cornwall and the world

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Celebrations were held yesterday to mark the start of important new service at Heathrow airport. This weekend, the airport welcomed ... 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

How fast things can get lost… and found again at Frankfurt Airport
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How fast things can get lost… and found again at Frankfurt Airport

editor editor- March 29, 2019

New online search function speeds up processes in the Lost & Found Office at Frankfurt Airport Fiddlesticks! The family has ... Read More

Passenger satisfaction at baggage collection jumps to new high with mobile notifications
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Passenger satisfaction at baggage collection jumps to new high with mobile notifications

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

While the adoption of technology has improved passenger satisfaction across the airport journey, the biggest jump by far over the ... Read More

Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan
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Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan

editor editor- March 22, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is focusing on three key sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s ... Read More

Allegiant Airlines’ ancillary revenue initiatives among most innovative in the world
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Allegiant Airlines’ ancillary revenue initiatives among most innovative in the world

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Allegiant is based in Las Vegas, but it has never relied upon the notion of “luck” as part of its ... Read More

Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany
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Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany

editor editor- March 16, 2019

Environment conservation efforts being made by Seychelles, and how tourists can join in the initiatives, were the focus points of ... Read More

AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019
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AKARYN Hotel Group to become single-use plastic-free by June 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand’s home-grown luxury boutique hotel specialist, is on a mission to become a single-use plastic-free hotel company ... Read More

Seychelles well welcomed and promoted at highly-reputable school in Abu Dhabi
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Seychelles well welcomed and promoted at highly-reputable school in Abu Dhabi

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) office in Abu Dhabi provided students, parents and teachers with the chance to learn more about ... Read More