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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

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

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change
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Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 10, 2019

It is said that there are two kinds of people in the world - those who have seen the Taj ... Read More

Disney Cruise Line: Fall 2020 tropical destinations
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Disney Cruise Line: Fall 2020 tropical destinations

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

In fall 2020, Disney Cruise Line will enchant guests of all ages with Halloween and winter holiday celebrations on sailings ... Read More

Top holiday destinations for North American travelers
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Top holiday destinations for North American travelers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

With the summer holidays coming , Agoda reveals Tokyo, London and Las Vegas continue to hold the top destination spots ... Read More

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

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

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

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee
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Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world for ... Read More

Cornwall Airport Newquay comes closer to the Channel Islands
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Cornwall Airport Newquay comes closer to the Channel Islands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) has extended its route network today and welcomed the arrival of Blue Islands’ new service to ... Read More

Brussels by bike: European capital celebrates cycling and honors its cultural heritage
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Brussels by bike: European capital celebrates cycling and honors its cultural heritage

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

2019 is a year like no other for Brussels. This year Brussels is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first ... Read More

Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration
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Trump slaps extra tariffs on EVERYTHING coming from Mexico over immigration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

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

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

editor editor- May 23, 2019

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

Italian Exhibition Group ends first quarter on an upswing
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Italian Exhibition Group ends first quarter on an upswing

editor editor- May 15, 2019

The Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is growing in every sector. The rises on 2017 were confirmed recently by the 2018 ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season
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Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ... Read More

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies
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Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

Ghana Tourism is a big business and full of surprises. This is also true for  Mr Guru, Ghanaian,  a comedian ... Read More

Drink like a New Yorker
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Drink like a New Yorker

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- April 20, 2019

If you live in New York, work in New York or are doing business in New York – there is ... Read More

Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020
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Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

In 2020, Princess Cruises guests will enjoy the welcoming spirit and idyllic islands of French Polynesia when the cruise line ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids
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NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- April 13, 2019

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

Hyatt Regency Cologne says no to President Obama after WTTC Summit Seville
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Hyatt Regency Cologne says no to President Obama after WTTC Summit Seville

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

U.S. President Barak Obama is on a tourism trip. Today he is expected to be the star participant at the ... Read More

Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week
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Fashion legends Badgley and Mischka to headline Cunard’s 2020 Transatlantic Fashion Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard brings glamor to the high seas with fashion icons Mark Badgley and James Mischka, who will ... Read More

Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco
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Gulfstream G650ER sprints from Singapore to San Francisco

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Ultralong-range Gulfstream G650ER jet again demonstrated its performance prowess in a city-pair record connecting Singapore and San Francisco — a ... Read More

One quarter of all Chinese or 400 Million tourists are traveling for Chinese New Year
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One quarter of all Chinese or 400 Million tourists are traveling for Chinese New Year

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

The Lunar New Year Holiday means big travel for China. It rose 11 percent to 12.53 million this year from the ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
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Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket
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Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has started reaping the results from the introduction of Non-intrusive Cargo Inspection (NII) scanning technology that ... Read More

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is
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In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

editor editor- February 1, 2019

As former Secretary General of the UNWTO, the specialized agency of the UN mandated with promoting healthy and sustainable tourism, ... Read More

Alan Cumming joins Cunard’s roster of storied and sailed luminaries
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Alan Cumming joins Cunard’s roster of storied and sailed luminaries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

Stage, film and TV superstar Alan Cumming joined Cunard as part of the luxury cruise line’s famed Insights program on ... Read More

Ascott crosses 100,000 lodging units globally
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Ascott crosses 100,000 lodging units globally

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019

CapitaLand’s wholly owned lodging business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has secured contracts for another 26 properties with over 4,600 ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda ready to roll out the red carpet for adventurous Team Antigua Island Girls
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Antigua and Barbuda ready to roll out the red carpet for adventurous Team Antigua Island Girls

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda, with its strong heritage of yacht racing and moniker as the Sailing Capital of the Caribbean, is ... Read More

Myanmar-India Business Summit indicates tourism cooperation
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Myanmar-India Business Summit indicates tourism cooperation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 15, 2019

There are growing links between India and Myanmar in tourism. Visiting Consul General of India Mr Nandan Singh Bhaisora ppointed ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister committed to new architecture for visitor safety and security
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Jamaica Tourism Minister committed to new architecture for visitor safety and security

editor editor- January 7, 2019

Safety, security and seamlessness underpin the sense of well-being of visitors crossing borders to visit Jamaica. Read More

Ryanair tells passengers to take bus after landing at wrong airport 480 miles away
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Ryanair tells passengers to take bus after landing at wrong airport 480 miles away

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 6, 2019

Travelers trying to scape Britain for some winter sun were left stranded in a Romanian airport for about a day ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending ‘nearly flat’ in November
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending ‘nearly flat’ in November

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.29 billion in November 2018, which was nearly flat (-0.3%) compared ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas
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Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya said all Bethlehem hotels were fully booked, and the city hosts an "astounding" 10,000 tourists ... Read More

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?
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Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A conflict between FIFA, Australia, and Bahrain on a human rights and an asylum case for involving a pro football ... Read More

Royal line-up for Cunard’s Transatlantic Fashion Week 2019 announced
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Royal line-up for Cunard’s Transatlantic Fashion Week 2019 announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Cunard has announced a stellar line-up for its fourth annual Transatlantic Fashion Week Crossing, to take place July 28 to ... Read More

Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake
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Alaska Railroad resumes services following earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

The Alaska Railroad will restore all regularly scheduled freight and passenger services beginning today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, following the 7.0-magnitude ... Read More

34 ports in 14 countries: Carnival Legend’s 2020 European schedule released
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34 ports in 14 countries: Carnival Legend’s 2020 European schedule released

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2018

Carnival Legend will operate Carnival Cruise Line's most diverse European season to date with nine- to 16-day voyages visiting 34 ... Read More

Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight
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Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight

editor editor- September 21, 2016

ADDISON, TX - West Palm Beach-based flight instructor Zheng “Julie" Wang landed her single piston-engine propeller aircraft at Addison Airport ... Read More