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Four Seasons expands in Bay Area with second hotel in San Francisco

Four Seasons expands in Bay Area with second hotel in San Francisco

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, has been selected by an affiliate of Westbrook ... Read More

Caribbean tourism records robust 12% growth in the first quarter of 2019

Caribbean tourism records robust 12% growth in the first quarter of 2019

Spurred on by a 24 percent rise in arrivals from the United States, the Caribbean recorded a healthy 12 ... Read More

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

IATA forecast for global aviation in 2019 is not so good for reasons listed

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a downgrade of its 2019 outlook for the global air transport industry ... Read More

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

It’s a boom time for Russian arrivals in Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, thanks to a doubling in seat capacity on ... Read More

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

At the forefront of luxury travel trends, International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Asia Pacific opened in Singapore. To mark ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may ... Read More

Hotel room boom sparks investments

Hotel room boom sparks investments

Jamaica is being prepared for a boom in hotel rooms over the next five years. It is expected that ... Read More

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that 2019 Q1 lodging demand is on ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful ... Read More

Tallest modular hotel in the world will be built in New York City

Tallest modular hotel in the world will be built in New York City

The world's tallest modular hotel – which will carry a brand of Marriott International – is on track to ... Read More

The next big thing in global tourism

The next big thing in global tourism

Enchanting tourist attractions, unique diplomatic stature and a thriving airliner have placed Ethiopia, Land of Origins, on top of ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

New York Wines: Disaster in the Beginning Historians have documented the fact that grapes were first introduced to New ... Read More

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50% from 1.49 million in 2018 to 2.23 ... Read More

Ethiopia records biggest growth of Travel & Tourism in the world

Ethiopia records biggest growth of Travel & Tourism in the world

Ethiopia’s Travel & Tourism economy grew by 48.6% in 2018, the largest of any country in the world, according ... Read More

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

Malta attracts record-breaking 62,185 tourists from US and Canada in 2018

Statistics released by Malta’s National Statistics Office for inbound tourism for 2018 show that Malta’s popularity in the North ... Read More

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

Speaking at a press conference with the board of the Egyptian Tourism Federation on Monday, Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know

Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation ... Read More

Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai

Emirates links Phnom Penh and Bangkok with daily service from Dubai

Emirates will link Phnom Penh (PNH) and Bangkok (BKK) with its new daily service set to launch on June ... Read More

India’s interim budget: Bust or boom for tourism?

India’s interim budget: Bust or boom for tourism?

The interim budget presented today in India Parliament has elicited mixed reaction from industry leaders with the focus being ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

The inaugural Israel Hotel Investment Summit (IHIS) took place at the Hilton Tel Aviv in November 2018. Part of ... Read More

Western travelers getting comfortable with “foreign doctors”

Western travelers getting comfortable with “foreign doctors”

If you’re considering surgery and a vacation this year, you may want to combine the two. Read More

Pyongyang claims that tourism is booming in North Korea

Pyongyang claims that tourism is booming in North Korea

North Korea is celebrating alleged rise in the number of tourists visiting the country, including those coming from Europe. Read More

Iceland’s tourist numbers up by nearly 16 percent

Iceland’s tourist numbers up by nearly 16 percent

The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the ... Read More

Sri Lankan post-war tourism is booming

Sri Lankan post-war tourism is booming

Sri Lanka's post-war tourism is booming. In the first half of this year, a total of 452,867 people including ... Read More

Hoteliers bet on booming Africa

Hoteliers bet on booming Africa

New research out this week from Lagos-based W Hospitality Group reveals that the hotel industry is betting big on ... Read More

Oman experiences extraordinary tourism surge

Oman experiences extraordinary tourism surge

JEDDAH — The Arab Tourism Organisation of the Arab League yesterday evening held a celebration on the occasion of ... Read More

Australia must adapt for Chinese tourism boom

Australia must adapt for Chinese tourism boom

The Australian travel industry must adapt to meet the coming boom in the outbound market from China. Read More

UN: Ecotourism boom can help save endangered forests

UN: Ecotourism boom can help save endangered forests

The increasing demand for ecotourism can play a vital role in saving endangered forests, a United Nations-backed partnership said ... Read More

Tourism and drug trafficking booming in Bali

Tourism and drug trafficking booming in Bali

Bali has become a haven for international drug gangs lured by ever-growing throngs of tourists, island officials have warned. Read More

June tourism to Israel breaks record

June tourism to Israel breaks record

June 2011 was a record month for Israeli tourism and aviation. Read More

Colombia sees rise in hotel openings and developments

Colombia sees rise in hotel openings and developments

Thousands of sparkling new hotel rooms are glittering in Colombia, including high-end brands such as InterContinental, Hilton, Sofitel, Sonesta, ... Read More

Minister: Sri Lanka’s tourism boom to benefit Maldives

Minister: Sri Lanka’s tourism boom to benefit Maldives

Maldivian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ahmed Naseem said on Friday that Sri Lanka’s booming tourist industry will compliment Maldives’ ... Read More

China plans 45 new airports to serve booming travel

China plans 45 new airports to serve booming travel

BEIJING, China — China plans to build at least 45 new airports in the next five years to serve ... Read More

Chinese New Year brings tourist boom to UAE

Chinese New Year brings tourist boom to UAE

Hoteliers, restaurateurs and retailers throughout the Emirates are reporting a surge in Chinese visitors ringing in the Year of ... Read More

Golden Week tourism booming in China

Golden Week tourism booming in China

BEIJING - With the Golden Week holiday now more than half over, the domestic tourism industry continues to perform ... Read More