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Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty
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Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 13, 2019

Famous German conservationist Professor Bernhard Grzimek and his son Michael made a milestone development in the conservation of wildlife in ... Read More

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam
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Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice of ... Read More

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day
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Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® today debuts the innovative Global Wellness Day programming, which includes a variety of engaging, family-oriented health ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa
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African Tourism Board appoints UNWTO leader Cuthbert Ncube: Repackaging Tourism in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Cuthbert Ncube, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) regional vice-president was appointed today as the Vice President of the African Tourism ... 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

Visa waiver leads to spike in bookings to Brazil
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Visa waiver leads to spike in bookings to Brazil

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Brazil’s visa waiver policy announced in March is already generating positive results. Recent data from a study done by Amadeus ... Read More

India’s tea gardens beckon tourists
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India’s tea gardens beckon tourists

mm Aftab Kola- April 15, 2019

India, one of the top tea producers in the world, is experimenting with tea tourism in view of the growing ... Read More

Driving in the 10 most-visited cities in Mauritius
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Driving in the 10 most-visited cities in Mauritius

editor editor- April 12, 2019

While there are many ways to get around Mauritius, car rentals remain a popular option. From visits to quant villages ... Read More

Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement
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Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air are part of the Dorchester Collection group and upscale 5-star accommodation in Beverly Hills ... Read More

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

About the African Tourism Board: Top important according to an African American Tourism Expert
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About the African Tourism Board: Top important according to an African American Tourism Expert

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 28, 2019

Drew Barrett, a Chicago based African American tourism expert and consultant, thinks the newly founded African Tourism Board(ATB) is very important and ... Read More

Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer
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Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The Williamsburg Tourism Council (WTC) is pleased to announce that Vicki Cimino has been selected as their new Executive Director/Chief ... Read More

Latest hotel property in Adrian Zecha’s new group
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Latest hotel property in Adrian Zecha’s new group

editor editor- February 20, 2019

An historic 122-room boutique hotel on the south bank of the fabled Perfume River in the one-time imperial capital of ... Read More

Thinking globally: Victoria Cliff Resort in Mergui Archipelago , Andaman Sea
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Thinking globally: Victoria Cliff Resort in Mergui Archipelago , Andaman Sea

Keith Lyons Keith Lyons- February 18, 2019

Victoria Cliff Resort, a new snorkeling and dive resort in the Mergui Archipelago is ‘thinking globally, acting locally’ to foster ... Read More

Taj hotel brand arrives in Himachal Pradesh
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Taj hotel brand arrives in Himachal Pradesh

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company is introducing the iconic Taj brand in Himachal Pradesh ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors
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Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019

With its palm-fringed beaches, breathtaking mountains, tropical rainforests, and vibrant culture, Sierra Leone is one of West Africa’s most seductive ... Read More

Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project
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Iconic Samui resort to benefit from major renewal project

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced it will completely upgrade and refurbish one of its most popular ... Read More

Goa: Where are the tourists?
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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

Singapore hospitality industry can expect a good 2019
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Singapore hospitality industry can expect a good 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

In Singapore, the hotel industry is heading into 2019 in good shape thanks to the Trump-Kim summit and the romantic comedy ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism leader partners with FITUR 2019
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Caribbean Tourism leader partners with FITUR 2019

editor editor- December 28, 2018

The country, a tourism leader in the Caribbean, with 6.2 million tourists in 2017, will have a large showcase to ... Read More

Qatar Airways flies to Da Nang, Vietnam
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Qatar Airways flies to Da Nang, Vietnam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

The first Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Da Nang, Vietnam touched down today at Da Nang International Airport, where ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
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Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

Zacatecas Tourism: A “Happy Place” charms European visitors
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Zacatecas Tourism: A “Happy Place” charms European visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 1, 2018

It was a first for Top Resa to welcome Zacatecas as a destination showcasing their tourism product. The Hon. Gabriella ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

The new Secretary General of UNWTO: Will tourism continue for the economy or ecology?
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The new Secretary General of UNWTO: Will tourism continue for the economy or ecology?

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 12, 2017

An eTN reader submitted his interesting take on the new Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). ... Read More

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Traveling through Guam on a cultural ride

editor editor- March 24, 2017

Many tourists today are looking for cultural experiences during their travels. They want to eat authentic foods, meet the locals, ... Read More

Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day
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Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day

editor editor- July 4, 2013

There are 180,000 proud Americans currently celebrating US Independence Day in Guam, USA. Read More

Storytelling in Guam
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Storytelling in Guam

editor editor- December 17, 2011

Like other Pacific islands, storytelling in Guam has been an important method of passing knowledge from one generation to the ... Read More

Santo Domingo’s architectural landmarks reminiscent of colonial past
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Santo Domingo’s architectural landmarks reminiscent of colonial past

editor editor- June 1, 2010

The private Aura Beach property outside of Santo Domingo is nothing like what you imagine a coast to look like ... Read More

Danish tourists revisit colonial past in U.S. Virgin Islands
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Danish tourists revisit colonial past in U.S. Virgin Islands

editor editor- January 10, 2008

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands - The Danish owned these tropical islands for centuries but about the only people speaking ... Read More

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