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World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

United Airlines made history today – World Environment Day – with the departure of the Flight for the Planet, the ... Read More

Friendliest Travel Country on Earth Joins African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 3, 2019

Uganda is the latest country joining the African Tourism Board as a member. For Ugandans welcoming all nationalities is an ... Read More

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- May 18, 2019

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda President ... Read More

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Safety in tourism is key to a successful destination. Destinations like Saint Lucia in the Caribbean know this and stakeholders ... Read More

SeaWorld San Antonio opens state-of-the-art Turtle Reef habitat

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

Today, SeaWorld San Antonio unveiled Turtle Reef, featuring a first-of-its-kind biofiltration habitat. Guests can get an up-close look at endangered ... Read More

Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 4, 2019

A cable car is to be rolled out on Mount Kilimanjaro by a foreign company to improve access and boost ... Read More

D.R. Congo: African Tourism Board is a place to be according World Heritage Kahuzi-Biega National Park

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

The African Tourism Board welcomes Kahuzi Biega National Park as a new member. The Kahuzi-Biega National Park is a protected ... Read More

The Kingdom of Eswatini Tourism Authority Teams up with African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 31, 2019

The Kingdom of Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland joined the African Tourism Board as its latest member. The Honorable Minister ... Read More

Beating the winter blues in Puerto Vallarta

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

There’s no shame in looking for a sun-and-beach getaway in Puerto Vallarta and, with a comfortable 70-75 degrees average temperature ... Read More

The Bachelor travels to Portugal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Visit Portugal and Visit Algarve are host destinations in the next episode of ABC’s The Bachelor. The episode will feature ... Read More

Quirkiest airport and hotel car parks around the world: Meet the Cheesegrater!

editor editor- February 26, 2019

For those who appreciate architectural wonders that transform the ordinary into something rather extraordinary, the award-winning airport parking operator and ... Read More

Six Tenerife-born parrots in danger of extinction reintroduced to Brazil

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

The six specimens of Lear's Macaw (Anodorhynchus leari) born in the Loro Parque Foundation's facilities and moved last August to ... Read More

Sierra Leone honors Dr. Jane Goodall, setting stage for tourism debut

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Sierra Leone will welcome Dr. Jane Goodall (DBE, anthropologist and UN Messenger of Peace), the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, ... Read More

“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

February 5, 2019, a fall of about 500 kilos of rocks occurred at 3:50 pm on the Reunion main coastal ... Read More

World Animal Protection: Traffickers exploit Turkish Airlines in illegal wildlife trade

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

An investigation by World Animal Protection reveals Turkish Airlines and Turkish Cargo are enabling the exotic pet trade, despite making ... Read More

Bird species of the Seychelles celebrated in “Seychelles travel book – A Young Ornithologist’s Travel Journal”

editor editor- February 1, 2019

Aspiring ornithologist from Acquapendente, Francesco Barberini, aged 11 years old makes the headlines with his third book. The book came ... Read More

Loro Parque Fundación contributes to successful recovery of Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Although more than 8,000 kilometers separate the Canary Islands from Colombia, the Yellow-eared Parrot has a vital link with the ... Read More

Popular tourist beaches in Hawaii closed due to bacteria

editor editor- January 11, 2019

High bacteria levels in ocean water have caused the closing of three Hawaii tourist beaches in the Aloha State. Read More

Uganda Tourism Board appoints first female CEO

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- January 10, 2019

The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the government body in charge of promoting and marketing tourism, has appointed its first female ... Read More

Goa: Where are the tourists?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

The beaches along Calangute in Goa, India saw hordes of low budget tourists this Holiday season. They created noise and ... Read More

Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

The peak season for Bangladesh tourism is now, but Bangladesh tourists spots like Cox's Bazar are deserted. The Asian country's ... Read More

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

Seasoned travel experts partnered with some of the world’s top travel influencers to produce the compelling list of top Instagram-worthy ... Read More

Newest member of global sustainable tourism association Bee + Hive

editor editor- December 6, 2018

Pousada Trijuncão is the newest member of Global Sustainable Tourism Association, Bee + Hive. Read More

Saipan: Could be another island in the Philippines, except it isn’t

editor editor- February 17, 2017

Despite being only 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, Saipan has been hot property since it was colonized by ... Read More

Birds banned from Malaysian tourist island

editor editor- March 11, 2011

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — UNESCO warning resulted in tens of thousands of birds, cultivated for their edible nests, being banned ... Read More

A visit to the Nata Lodge in Botswana

editor editor- February 25, 2010

Nata Lodge burned down a couple of years ago. It was a sad loss to many travelers through Nata, because ... Read More

DOT’s LaHood says government secrecy is for the birds

editor editor- April 24, 2009

WASHINGTON — The government is opening up its records of tens of thousands of collisions of birds with airplanes, such ... Read More

Airports testing radar that could spot birds

editor editor- January 28, 2009

NEW YORK – Some of the nation's busiest airports will soon begin testing experimental radar systems designed to track flocks ... Read More