Tag: disabled

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro
Responsible Tourism News

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

10 most accessible cities in Europe named
Accessible Travel

10 most accessible cities in Europe named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

While many of us would love to travel the world, it’s not always easy for those with limited mobility and ... Read More

Disabled group stuck on plane at Manchester Airport
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Disabled group stuck on plane at Manchester Airport

editor editor- June 8, 2019

Six disabled passengers were left on board a plane at Manchester Airport for an hour and a half waiting for ... Read More

IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers
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IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

IATA's 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea passed five important resolutions setting the trend in the global aviation ... Read More

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub
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VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

In an effort to promote the Sunshine State as a top destination for special needs travel, VISIT FLORIDA launched a ... Read More

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub
Accessible Travel

VISIT FLORIDA launches accessibility travel hub

editor editor- April 5, 2019

In an effort to promote the Sunshine State as a top destination for special needs travel, VISIT FLORIDA launched a ... Read More

Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless
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Crime out of control and rampant in Waikiki: Let’s make it unwelcoming for homeless

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019

The perception is that crime is out of control and rampant in Waikiki. The community wants to make Waikiki unwelcome ... Read More

Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland
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Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

Edinburgh may be a top tourist and business destination, but its neighbor Glasgow is an equally fine Scottish city, with ... Read More

Korean Air helps orphanage in Manado, Indonesia
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Korean Air helps orphanage in Manado, Indonesia

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Korean Air employees visited Yettrang, an underprivileged village with a high poverty rate and no education or welfare benefits. During ... 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

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community
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Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community

editor editor- January 23, 2019

Green Globe recently recertified Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai after a comprehensive audit was undertaken by the property. Read More

Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?

editor editor- January 13, 2019

“I saw the sea rushing in, sweeping away houses, animals and people and causing destruction,” said the turtle whisperer on ... Read More

Negresco Hotel in France bids farewell to 96-year-old CEO Jeanne Augier
People in Travel & Tourism

Negresco Hotel in France bids farewell to 96-year-old CEO Jeanne Augier

editor editor- January 10, 2019

The board of directors and all of the employees of the Negresco Hotel in Nice, France, are extremely sad to ... Read More

‘Fastest Airline in the World’ race returns to Budapest Airport
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‘Fastest Airline in the World’ race returns to Budapest Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

Budapest Airport once again inviting people from airlines, airports or enterprises across the aviation community to take part in the ... Read More

Kids and smart technology shine at Mövenpick Hotel Zürich Regensdorf
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Kids and smart technology shine at Mövenpick Hotel Zürich Regensdorf

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Mövenpick Hotel Zürich Regensdorf is a family-friendly four-star hotel situated north of Zurich, home to leading financial, banking, and research ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Philippines’ tourism woos disabled visitors
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Philippines’ tourism woos disabled visitors

editor editor- July 25, 2011

The Philippines said Friday it would court disabled tourists by offering discounts on fares, hotels, and leisure establishments to a ... Read More

Virgin Blue ‘loses’ disabled passenger
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Virgin Blue ‘loses’ disabled passenger

editor editor- December 24, 2009

Australia's disability watchdog has renewed calls for the power to prosecute airlines that fail disabled travellers, following an incident in ... Read More

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TSA security personnel force disabled Muslim woman to lift dress and expose underwear

editor editor- July 22, 2009

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to investigate an incident in which ... Read More

Quebec woman with disability wants travel companion to fly for free
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Quebec woman with disability wants travel companion to fly for free

editor editor- September 12, 2008

A Montreal woman who uses a wheelchair and needs a travel companion to fly says she's upset two major Canadian ... Read More

Airline wants to stop disabled flying alone
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Airline wants to stop disabled flying alone

editor editor- April 7, 2008

The regional airline Rex is seeking to ban intellectually disabled passengers from flying unaccompanied unless they can demonstrate an ability ... Read More