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Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled
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Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

Seabourn, a cruise line, is giving travelers yet another look at more stunningly designed guest suites on its two new ... Read More

World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member
Travel Associations News

World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The African Tourism Board (ATB) welcomed World Fusion Tours as its newest member. The Kigali-based tour operator recently won the ... Read More

IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards announced winners
Airport news

IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards announced winners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 10, 2019

Nominations for the awards were adjudicated by a panel of four judges: Angela Gittens, Director General, Airports Council International; Gloria ... Read More

Travel to Cuba becoming more difficult: Center for Responsible Travel responds
International Visitor News

Travel to Cuba becoming more difficult: Center for Responsible Travel responds

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced new restrictions on U.S. travel to ... Read More

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius
Travel Award News

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Seychelles’ best performing tourism related businesses have been recognized at the 26th Edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA) in ... Read More

Winners of IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards announced
Airline News

Winners of IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards announced

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the winners of the inaugural IATA Diversity & Inclusion Awards in three categories: ... Read More

Pride Month continues in the heart of the Mediterranean with Malta Pride Week
LGBTQ

Pride Month continues in the heart of the Mediterranean with Malta Pride Week

editor editor- May 29, 2019

What better place to celebrate Pride than in Malta, the No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination? Malta has been awarded an ... Read More

Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain
Romance Weddings Honeymoons news

Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain

editor editor- May 29, 2019

It is in a special ceremony held in Madrid earlier this May, that Grandvoyage.com travel agency delivered their awards to ... Read More

ICCA: Colombia is in top 30 countries for meetings tourism
Meeting Industry News

ICCA: Colombia is in top 30 countries for meetings tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

The annual ranking by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) revealed that Colombia is included in the top 30 ... Read More

Marriott International unveils first-ever longer stays category marketing campaign
Hotel & Resort News

Marriott International unveils first-ever longer stays category marketing campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Marriott International today announced its first-ever longer stays category marketing campaign, "Room for Possibility," spotlighting the portfolio's brands that enable ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
Airline News

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?
Travel Award News

What is the most important prize in Chinese international tourism?

editor editor- May 18, 2019

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

IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global
Travel Associations News

IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The IMEX Group has teamed up with two US-based organizations – Simpleview and SearchWide Global – collaborating with them as ... Read More

InterContinental Hotels Group launches new Atwell Suites brand
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InterContinental Hotels Group launches new Atwell Suites brand

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today revealed its new all-suites brand, Atwell Suites, to thousands of IHG owners and operators at ... Read More

United Airlines upgraded mobile app wins Webby Award
Travel Award News

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

Opening: Grand Swiss-Belresort, Swiss-Belsuites, Swiss-Belboutique and Swiss-Belinn
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Opening: Grand Swiss-Belresort, Swiss-Belsuites, Swiss-Belboutique and Swiss-Belinn

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 14, 2019

Grand Swiss-Belresort (Bahrain), Swiss-Belsuites (Bahrain), Swiss-Belboutique (Kuwait) and Swiss-Belinn (Oman and Qatar) will be opening in the upcoming months. Laurent ... Read More

Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers
Tourism News

Jamaica Minister Hon. Bartlett: Tourism success held up by dedicated workers

editor editor- May 11, 2019

The Jamaica Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, addressed the state of his country’s tourism in the following article written ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Bill to be debated May 21
Tourism Investment News

Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Bill to be debated May 21

editor editor- May 10, 2019

The long-awaited Jamaica Tourism Workers' Pension Bill is one step closer to becoming a reality. This as Jamaica Minister of ... Read More

Seychelles shines again as the destination is awarded “Best Destination – Africa” in Mumbai
Travel Award News

Seychelles shines again as the destination is awarded “Best Destination – Africa” in Mumbai

editor editor- May 4, 2019

The Seychelles received laurels at the Geo Spa Global Spa India Awards by winning the Reader’s Choice Award for “Best ... Read More

Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019
Meeting Industry News

Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

It’s hard to stand out from the crowd when you’re one of 2,800 exhibitors – but the Moroccan National Provincial ... Read More

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018
Tourism News

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Finland welcomed almost 12,000 tourists from the UAE in 2018 revealed Visit Finland, the Finnish tourist authority, as it returned ... Read More

Comores and Mozambique in dire need of assistance after deadly Cyclone Kenneth
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Comores and Mozambique in dire need of assistance after deadly Cyclone Kenneth

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 27, 2019

Cyclone Kenneth raged Mozambique and the Indian Ocean Island Country Comoros today. Tourists took shelter at Comores airport and Ibo Fort ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
Cruise Industry News

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts opens new Riu Playa Park in Mallorca
Hotel & Resort News

RIU Hotels & Resorts opens new Riu Playa Park in Mallorca

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts has opened the new Riu Playa Park on the island of Mallorca. RIU is in the ... Read More

Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city
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Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city

editor editor- April 19, 2019

Machu Picchu Pueblo is the first city in Latin America to sustainably manage 100% of its solid waste. Through the ... Read More

San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!
Responsible Tourism News

San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!

editor editor- April 18, 2019

“As an industry leader in sustainability, we are proud to be the first airport in the world to achieve a ... Read More

The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts
Airline News

The future of flight: UN aviation agency looking for new designs and concepts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

The United Nations (UN) International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has launched the Aviation Innovation Competitions and is looking for ideas, ... Read More

Seychelles receives honor of hosting FINA CNSG Open Water World Series 2019
Sports Travel News

Seychelles receives honor of hosting FINA CNSG Open Water World Series 2019

editor editor- April 17, 2019

The excitement was palpable at Beau Vallon Beach on Saturday, April 13, 2019, almost a month before the Seychelles hosts ... 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

Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet
Cruise Industry News

Genting Cruise Lines welcomes Explorer Dream to its fleet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

Genting Cruise Lines welcomed the third member of its Dream Cruises’ fleet with the christening and inaugural homeport deployment of ... Read More

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement
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Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 2019 leaders in sustainable tourism at the Tourism ... Read More

IATA announces judges for Diversity and Inclusion Awards
Switzerland travel news

IATA announces judges for Diversity and Inclusion Awards

editor editor- March 29, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the members of the independent judging panel for the IATA Diversity and Inclusion ... Read More

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step
Airline News

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport puts spring in its step

editor editor- March 26, 2019

New flight schedule to take effect on March 31 – Total flights expanding moderately Frankfurt Airport (FRA) continues to strengthen its ... Read More

Do Millennials want “the Grands” along when they travel?
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Do Millennials want “the Grands” along when they travel?

editor editor- March 26, 2019

It’s no surprise that Millennials love to “do it for the ‘gram.” But when it comes to travel buddies, it’s ... Read More

Tunisia reaches out to UNWTO to get travel advisories removed
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Tunisia reaches out to UNWTO to get travel advisories removed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 22, 2019

The U.S. State Department putting Tunisia  as a category 2 risk for U.S. citizens to travel to. This is on ... Read More

The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers
Travel Destination

The Bahamas is enjoying historic visitor numbers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation has heralded the highest number of international arrivals ever, resulting in record hotel ... Read More