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Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

visit.brussels, together with the Brussels collective Farm Prod and with the support of the City of Brussels, has developed ... Read More

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

Ebola is gaining attention in Uganda while tourism remains safe. This is a tough message to sell, but authorities ... Read More

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. ... Read More

Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?

Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?

Yesterday's terror attack on Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia is seen as an escalation adding now to the ... Read More

African Tradition responsible for Ebola killing Uganda Boy after Spreading Virus to Relatives?

African Tradition responsible for Ebola killing Uganda Boy after Spreading Virus to Relatives?

Local cultural requirements may be the reason for three isolated cases of Ebola in Uganda. Even though the border ... Read More

Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda

Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda

There is no threat for tourists traveling currently in Uganda. Future visitors planning a trip to this East African ... Read More

U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach

U.S. Customs and Border Protection: Traveler photos, license plate images taken in data breach

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has confirmed a data breach it learned about last month that exposed the photos ... Read More

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Kidnapped from the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong: 150,000 people marched in protest

Kidnapped from a five-star hotel in Hongkong and appearing in a mainland China prison thereafter. This happened to a ... Read More

Shabbat Shalom and Happy Shavuot from Mexicali

Shabbat Shalom and Happy Shavuot from Mexicali

It is a cool 98 degrees today.  For this part of the desert this is cool and it reminds us ... Read More

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly ... Read More

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South ... Read More

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

7 new technologies that will rock the future of air travel

Air travel technology is changing at a rapid pace –– what can we expect to see in the near ... Read More

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO was the first to speak at the U.S. Travel Association’s IPW ... Read More

Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you

Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you

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

India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan

India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan

India has lifted all the restrictions that were imposed on air traffic back in February over the surge in ... Read More

Canada’s opposition leader vows to stop ‘illegal border crossings’ from US

Canada’s opposition leader vows to stop ‘illegal border crossings’ from US

Andrew Scheer, head of Canada’s opposition Conservative Party, has said he wants to stop illegal border crossings from the ... Read More

Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration

Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration

US President Donald Trump announced that he would implement a 5% tariff on all goods coming from Mexico, until ... Read More

Chinese tourism to US plummets as Trump’s trade war rages on

Chinese tourism to US plummets as Trump’s trade war rages on

Number of tourists from China to the United States dropped for the first time in 15 years, despite that ... Read More

Chinese border officials to start checking content of tourists’ smartphones

Chinese border officials to start checking content of tourists’ smartphones

Russian Consulate General in Guangzhou warned Russian tourists about tightening control when entering China. Travelers may be asked to ... Read More

Innovative Mediterranean tourism endeavor: The Sistina project

Innovative Mediterranean tourism endeavor: The Sistina project

Fourteen tourist itineraries, 4 product lines, and the Grandtourupmed.eu platform - these are the credentials of the Sistina Project, ... Read More

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine; Didier Dogley, in the company of the Honorary Consul ... Read More

In the footsteps of Leonardo in France: The enigma of the Last Supper tapestry

In the footsteps of Leonardo in France: The enigma of the Last Supper tapestry

This is the title of the study day that was held at the Vatican Museums at the end of ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million ... Read More

ePassport Gates ease entry into UK for citizens of US, Canada and five other countries

ePassport Gates ease entry into UK for citizens of US, Canada and five other countries

Citizens of the US and Canada are among seven countries who can now use ePassport gates, giving easier and ... Read More

DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children

DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children

DNA tests of migrant children arrested at the US-Mexico border with their families have revealed the minors were not ... Read More

Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

WeChat Pay and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol jointly launched Europe's first flagship WeChat Pay Smart Airport. The flagship exists of ... Read More

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

by Apolónia Rodrigues, special to eTN The Chinese Tourist Welcome (CTW) Award issued a Bronze prize in the Innovation ... Read More

US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel

US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on reports ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, ... Read More

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?

The Eurovision Song Contest, a massively popular annual competition, a major travel and tourism event, is set to take ... Read More

Bubonic plague: Russia’s Tourism Agency issues Mongolia travel warning

Bubonic plague: Russia’s Tourism Agency issues Mongolia travel warning

Russia’s Federal Agency for Tourism has issued a special warning to tourists traveling to Mongolia after two fatal cases ... Read More

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

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

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

New culinary experiences launched in Victoria Falls

New culinary experiences launched in Victoria Falls

Earlier this year Pure Africa Destination Management announced its latest restaurant management partnership with Afro-Chic destination venue Zambezi House ... Read More

US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel

US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on Customs ... Read More

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

Qatar Airways: Investment in Air Italy fully compliant with US-Qatar Open Skies Agreement

Following recent false accusations relating to Qatar Airways’ shareholding in Air Italy, such baseless statements and consistent inaccuracies need ... Read More