Tag: domestic tourism

What are the best places for 2019 Christmas celebrations in US?
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What are the best places for 2019 Christmas celebrations in US?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2019

The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner. Christmas is the most popular holiday in the ... Read More

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

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

Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans
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Warwick Hotels and Resorts has big expansion plans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Warwick Hotels & Resorts (WHR), a global hospitality company present in 25 countries around the world, announced its expansion plans ... Read More

Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019
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Saudi tourism sector worth over $70 billion in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute $70.9 billion (SAR 263.1 billion) in total to the country’s ... Read More

North Queensland tourists are grounded with help of a beautiful Aboriginal model
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North Queensland tourists are grounded with help of a beautiful Aboriginal model

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019

Tourism North Queensland wants its visitors to feel grounded. A beautiful young and pure Australian lady made the cover of ... Read More

ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient
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ITB 2019 closing report: Robust and resilient

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Uninterrupted growth at a high level: despite a slowdown in the world economy demand within the world’s travel industry remains ... Read More

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success
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OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

OTDYKH Leisure is back September 10-12 2019 with its 25th edition of the world-renowned travel expo. The expo will showcase ... Read More

Uganda State Tourism Minister launches controversial Miss Curvy beauty pageant
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Uganda State Tourism Minister launches controversial Miss Curvy beauty pageant

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- February 7, 2019

Ever since Miss Uganda won the coveted Miss World Africa in China on December 8, 2018, several organizers have come ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Victoria Falls Zimbabwe had record tourism over Christmas, but what is next?
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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe had record tourism over Christmas, but what is next?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

Resort hotels inVictoria Falls, Kariba, Nyanga and Vumba in Zimbabwe recorded occupancies above 90 percent from December 22 to December ... Read More

Poland’s domestic tourism boomed in 2018
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Poland’s domestic tourism boomed in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018

2018 was a good year for Poland's hospitality sector. According to the latest data, majority of Poles chose to vacation ... Read More

Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season
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Bangladesh Election Fear: Empty hotels in high tourist season

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 29, 2018

The peak season for Bangladesh tourism is now, but Bangladesh tourists spots like Cox's Bazar are deserted. The Asian country's ... Read More

UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient
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UNWTO chief: Growth of African Tourism as industry remains resilient

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in ... Read More

Destination Coorg, the Scotland of India on the Road to promote Domestic Tourism
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Destination Coorg, the Scotland of India on the Road to promote Domestic Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

Destination Coorg presents a rural district in the southwest Indian State of Karnataka. Coorg is not just known for its ... Read More

Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards
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Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

See the full list of award winners. This year’s awards attracted 200 entries from 87 organisations and individuals worldwide. The ... Read More

India’s inbound arrival to go up in next 6 months
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India’s inbound arrival to go up in next 6 months

editor editor- April 17, 2013

India’s inbound tourism strategy needs to be tailored to the leisure segment, business travel, while medical and adventure tourism and ... Read More

Guyana to promote domestic tourism
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Guyana to promote domestic tourism

editor editor- January 18, 2013

GEORGETOWN, Guyana - The promotion of Domestic Tourism is high on the agenda for the tourism ministry this year. Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau to host the PATA Micronesia Chapter Meeting next week
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Guam Visitors Bureau to host the PATA Micronesia Chapter Meeting next week

editor editor- December 8, 2012

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will host the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter Quarterly Membership ... Read More

Rearrangement of holidays calendar in Argentina boosts tourism 43 percent
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Rearrangement of holidays calendar in Argentina boosts tourism 43 percent

editor editor- November 26, 2012

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The rearrangement of the holidays calendar in Argentina has allowed an increase of 43 percent compared ... Read More

Adventure travel  on the rise in India
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Adventure travel on the rise in India

editor editor- August 8, 2012

BANGALORE, India - The days of family vacations in India at a nice hill station, with shopping on mall roads, ... Read More

Ghana domestic tourism promotion yielding good results
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Ghana domestic tourism promotion yielding good results

editor editor- July 23, 2012

ACCRA, Ghana – The Ministry of Tourism's effort to promote domestic tourism is gaining momentum as promotional activities are yielding ... Read More

New Zealand domestic tourism spending up 11 percent
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New Zealand domestic tourism spending up 11 percent

editor editor- June 5, 2012

Domestic tourist spending was up 11 per cent to a record figure of almost $10 billion in the year to ... Read More

Zambia keen to promote domestic tourism
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Zambia keen to promote domestic tourism

editor editor- April 12, 2012

The Zambia government is keen to promote domestic tourism, but how is that going to happen? Domestic tourism can be ... Read More

Philipinne domestic tourism up 12.28 percent
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Philipinne domestic tourism up 12.28 percent

editor editor- December 5, 2011

MANILA, Philippines — There has been a marked improvement in domestic tourism, mainly due to the efforts of municipalities in ... Read More

Thailand to promote domestic tourism after severe flooding
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Thailand to promote domestic tourism after severe flooding

editor editor- November 14, 2011

The Tourism Authority of Thailand has designed a five-pronged strategy to rebuild domestic tourism after the severe flooding. Read More

KTN to launch Travel Diary series to promote domestic tourism
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KTN to launch Travel Diary series to promote domestic tourism

editor editor- October 20, 2011

(eTN) - Kenya’s premier private television channel, KTN, has signed on to a standard group sponsored deal to air regular ... Read More

NTA welcomes introduction of TRIP Act in US Senate
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NTA welcomes introduction of TRIP Act in US Senate

editor editor- October 7, 2011

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - The introduction of the TRIP Act in the US Senate comes as welcome news to NTA. Read More

NZTourism: Spending on domestic tourism flat in 2011
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NZTourism: Spending on domestic tourism flat in 2011

editor editor- September 7, 2011

Spending on domestic tourism was flat in the year to June 2011, the Ministry of Economic Development's latest Domestic Travel ... Read More

South East Asia’s growing popularity threatens India’s domestic tourism
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South East Asia’s growing popularity threatens India’s domestic tourism

editor editor- September 7, 2011

KOLKATA, India - The growing popularity of South East Asia as a tourism destination could become one of the biggest ... Read More

Saudi Arabia attempts to boost domestic tourism
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Saudi Arabia attempts to boost domestic tourism

editor editor- June 6, 2011

Saudi Arabia is trying to tempt locals to holiday at home by building higher-quality hotels and resorts to counter a ... Read More

Easter bunnies hop on Seychelles tourism brand wagon
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Easter bunnies hop on Seychelles tourism brand wagon

editor editor- April 27, 2011

Last Easter Sunday saw Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort and Casino put up an event for visitors and Seychellois families ... Read More

Jordan’s domestic tourism unlikely to keep industry afloat
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Jordan’s domestic tourism unlikely to keep industry afloat

editor editor- February 28, 2011

AMMAN - With some tourism officials pinning their hopes on domestic tourism to keep the industry afloat amidst regional unrest, ... Read More

Marketing in times of financial crisis: Tourism recovery strategies for turbulent times
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Marketing in times of financial crisis: Tourism recovery strategies for turbulent times

editor editor- June 3, 2009

A common believe among tourism professionals is that the financial crisis has damaged the entire tourism industry evenly. Read More

Domestic tourism in Australia was tough even before current economic pressure, new report reveals
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Domestic tourism in Australia was tough even before current economic pressure, new report reveals

editor editor- December 17, 2008

A new tourism report released Tuesday shows that Australia’s domestic tourism was facing significant pressures in the 12 months to ... Read More