Tag: Cuba

US bans air service to all Cuban airports
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US bans air service to all Cuban airports

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 26, 2019

US Department of State announced that the United States has suspended all flights to all Cuban airports, and US carriers ... Read More

Travel to Cuba: Via Russia and Italy
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Travel to Cuba: Via Russia and Italy

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- September 18, 2019

The successfully-concluded OTDYKH Expo in Russia saw the participation of Cuba as a country partner for this 2019 International Russian ... Read More

“We are disappointed”: MSC Cruises cancels Cuba from MSC Armonia itinerary
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“We are disappointed”: MSC Cruises cancels Cuba from MSC Armonia itinerary

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 11, 2019

MSC Cruises has updated the routes in relation to the changes imposed by Mr Trump administration in the US-Cuba regulations ... Read More

Royal Caribbean: Cuba travel policy change ‘impacts our guests, operations and earnings’
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Royal Caribbean: Cuba travel policy change ‘impacts our guests, operations and earnings’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd today noted the U.S. government's policy change on travel to Cuba and provided a range for ... Read More

Trump’s regime rolls out new Cuba travel restrictions , bans educational, cultural trips
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Trump’s regime rolls out new Cuba travel restrictions , bans educational, cultural trips

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

US Government announced new extensive restrictions on travel to Cuba by United States citizens, effectively banning most of educational and ... Read More

Travel to Cuba becoming more difficult: Center for Responsible Travel responds
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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 among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain
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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

Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida
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Miami Air International Boeing 737 crashed in Florida

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 4, 2019

A Miami Air International Boeing 737 jet flying US military members from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Jacksonville with 136 passengers ... Read More

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?
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What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, the Trump administration announced that it would be issuing new rules about non-family travel to Cuba. ... Read More

New US Cuban sanctions target tourism, remittances and banking
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

New US Cuban sanctions target tourism, remittances and banking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

The US is targeting Cuba with additional sanctions, including restricting travel to the island nation, limiting remittances, and sanctioning additional ... Read More

Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism
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Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is returning to China to promote international tourism business. The appointment is at the Shanghai World ... Read More

Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises
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Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Sun returns to Port Canaveral today for a second season of popular cruises from the Port to ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal
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WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last ... Read More

Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly
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Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly

editor editor- April 4, 2019

Two landmark events in the Russian travel industry – which take place this September – mark not only an important ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board
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IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation announced today that Dougal Mckenzie, Head of Industry, Travel, at Google, and Maria Cuba, ... Read More

Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight, Third World announced for Curaçao North Sea Jazz 2019
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Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight, Third World announced for Curaçao North Sea Jazz 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Curaçao announced first names for the ninth edition of the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival. This year Maroon 5, Ozuna, ... Read More

U.S. Visa for Cubans:  Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions
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U.S. Visa for Cubans: Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Cuba posted a bomb-shell message on their website today, punishing Cuban citizen and the travel and ... Read More

IMEX shines a light on diversity and inclusion
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IMEX shines a light on diversity and inclusion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

“Organizations which embrace diversity will see positive repercussions throughout their business – from staff motivation and engagement, heightened innovation and ... Read More

What’s trending in the cruise industry?
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What’s trending in the cruise industry?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

CruiseTrends report for the month of March 2019 was released today. This report details a picture of consumer behavior for ... Read More

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders
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China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

A recent study estimated the global expenditure on tourism to be just short of $1.5 trillion, with cheap flights and ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

Everyone counts – ‘She Means Business’ digs into diversity at IMEX 2019
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Everyone counts – ‘She Means Business’ digs into diversity at IMEX 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Carina Bauer, CEO of the IMEX Group, says: “The meetings industry has both a desire and a need to understand ... Read More

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival
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eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2019

Launched in November 2018, Cuba's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the founding of San Cristobal de la Habana will ... Read More

CruiseTrends report: What’s trending in cruise industry
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CruiseTrends report: What’s trending in cruise industry

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

CruiseTrends report for the month of February 2019 was released today. The report details a picture of consumer behavior for ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt: Gain a head start with EduMonday
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IMEX Frankfurt: Gain a head start with EduMonday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

“Inspiration is one of our core values – we’re firm believers in the power of bringing people together to learn ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
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Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th Anniversary in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019
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OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to celebrate 25th anniversary in 2019

editor editor- January 17, 2019

September 10-12 2019 will see the return of the successful OTDYKH Leisure International Russian Travel market. Held in Moscow each ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

Four foreign tourists killed, dozens injured in Cuba bus crash
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Four foreign tourists killed, dozens injured in Cuba bus crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019

Tour bus carrying 40 passengers, including 22 foreign tourists from Argentina, Canada, Spain, the United States, France, the Netherlands and ... Read More

555 airline passengers died in 2018: Is this good news?
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555 airline passengers died in 2018: Is this good news?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

Last year 555 airline passengers died in plane accidents. This is the worst year according to a report by BBC. ... Read More

How Ocho Rios, Jamaica became a life-saving Christmas miracle for two sailors from Costa Rica?
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How Ocho Rios, Jamaica became a life-saving Christmas miracle for two sailors from Costa Rica?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018

Rerouting of the Royal Caribbean's Empress of the Seas from Cuba to Ocho Rios, Jamaica meant to be a life-saving Christmas ... Read More

On the Vegas strip: Let your imagination RUM wild
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On the Vegas strip: Let your imagination RUM wild

editor editor- December 6, 2018

The music is on, the cocktails are flowing and the party is just getting started at RHUMBAR at The Mirage ... Read More

New Havana LGBTQ Pride Celebration Tour marks historic changes to Cuban constitution
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New Havana LGBTQ Pride Celebration Tour marks historic changes to Cuban constitution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

A Miami-based travel agency specializing in customized experiences of Cuba, is launching an exciting new tour for 2019: the Havana ... Read More

Hahn Air makes HR-169 tickets available to travel agents in Cuba
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Hahn Air makes HR-169 tickets available to travel agents in Cuba

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 11, 2017

Hahn Air, a German airline and the leading provider of distribution services for other airlines, is now for the first ... Read More

Cuba and Brazil to strengthen tourism cooperation
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Cuba and Brazil to strengthen tourism cooperation

editor editor- May 10, 2013

VARASERO, Cuba - “Our philosophy is very simple: come to visit Brazil during the course of the upcoming events we’re ... Read More