Tag: Ecuador

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Global luxury travel brands confirm increasing business at ILTM Latin America 2019
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Global luxury travel brands confirm increasing business at ILTM Latin America 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

ILTM Latin America 2019 confirmed a dynamic outbound Brazilian and Latin America luxury travel market last week (14 – 17 ... 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

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations
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ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

ILTM Latin America 2019, regional event for the luxury travel industry, will welcome this year more of the most productive ... Read More

World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report
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World Bank announces Air Transport Annual Report

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The 14th edition of the World Bank Group (WBG) Air Transport Annual Report, which outlines the support that is given ... Read More

Toronto to Quito on Air Canada: A great development for Ecuador Tourism
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Toronto to Quito on Air Canada: A great development for Ecuador Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

Air Canada will launch new, non-stop service between Toronto and Quito, Ecuador.The new route, to be operated three-times weekly on a seasonal basis by ... Read More

Hong Kong’s travel spending up 5.8%  and continue growing
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Hong Kong’s travel spending up 5.8% and continue growing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

In 2018, Hong Kong citizens made 92.21 million departures in 2018, averaging 12.4 departures per person! Total revenue of the ... Read More

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border  region
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Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border region

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 22, 2019

A major earthquake shook the border region between Ecuador and Peru this morning. Even though an earthquake of this magnitude ... Read More

Avianca Airlines enters its 100th year of uninterrupted operation
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Avianca Airlines enters its 100th year of uninterrupted operation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

In 2019 Avianca Airlines celebrates its 100-year anniversary. It ratifies its position as the oldest airline in the Americas and ... Read More

Loro Parque Fundación contributes to successful recovery of Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia
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Loro Parque Fundación contributes to successful recovery of Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Although more than 8,000 kilometers separate the Canary Islands from Colombia, the Yellow-eared Parrot has a vital link with the ... Read More

Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP
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Top international countries and events at 40th SIGEP

editor editor- December 12, 2018

The appointment at SIGEP 2019 already has the participation of over 20 countries scheduled Read More

United Airlines takes restaurant-quality dining higher
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United Airlines takes restaurant-quality dining higher

editor editor- October 14, 2015

CHICAGO, IL – United Airlines is unveiling new premium-cabin and United Economy meal and snack options this fall, offering more ... Read More

Three Latin American countries collaborate on smart visa system
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Three Latin American countries collaborate on smart visa system

editor editor- April 24, 2013

LIMA, Peru - Gathered today in Lima at the World Economic Forum’s Travel & Tourism Summit, ministers of tourism and ... Read More

Ecuador and Qatar to cooperate in tourism
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Ecuador and Qatar to cooperate in tourism

editor editor- April 13, 2013

DOHA, Qatar - Ecuador and Qatar are to work together on tourism and investment projects, Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism Freddy ... Read More

Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador
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Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador

editor editor- December 31, 2012

Ecuador is located on the equatorial line in northwestern South America, bordering the Pacific Ocean to the west, Colombia to ... Read More

Kidnapped tourists freed in Ecuador
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Kidnapped tourists freed in Ecuador

editor editor- October 1, 2012

Two female tourists kidnapped in the north-eastern Ecuador, near the border with Colombia, have been freed. Read More

UK screams bloody murder over Ecuador granting asylum to Assange
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UK screams bloody murder over Ecuador granting asylum to Assange

editor editor- August 17, 2012

Ecuador has granted asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange two months after he took refuge in its London embassy while ... Read More

Galapagos hospitality company creates tortoise reserve
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Galapagos hospitality company creates tortoise reserve

editor editor- February 16, 2012

QUITO, Ecuador - Ecuador's hospitality company for active adventure, Red Mangrove Galapagos and Ecuador Lodges, is creating Red Mangrove Tortuga ... Read More

Ecuador: Guayaquil’s cemetery is now open for themed tours
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Ecuador: Guayaquil’s cemetery is now open for themed tours

editor editor- December 9, 2011

London/Guayaquil - The National Institute for Cultural Heritage is offering visitors to Ecuador four different theme tours through the historic ... Read More

Ecuador issues clarification of new Galapagos Islands regulations
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Ecuador issues clarification of new Galapagos Islands regulations

editor editor- November 23, 2011

Due to a misunderstanding created by a press release issued on 11 November (“Ecuador to Limit the Number of Visitors ... Read More

Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador
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Diverse travel to be discovered in Ecuador

editor editor- October 17, 2011

Ecuador is located on the equatorial line in northwestern South America, bordering the Pacific Ocean to the west, Colombia to ... Read More

Ecuador to sponsor National Chocolate Week
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Ecuador to sponsor National Chocolate Week

editor editor- September 28, 2011

LONDON, England - Ecuador has been announced as a major sponsor and exhibitor of the National Chocolate Week in London. Read More

Zurich now selling Big Mac for $17.19
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Zurich now selling Big Mac for $17.19

editor editor- August 12, 2011

One of the things that people pick up on very quickly as they travel are how different price levels are ... Read More

Oil and roses define Ecuador
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Oil and roses define Ecuador

editor editor- August 9, 2011

ECUADOR (eTN) - The temperature in New York was hovering at 100 degrees F. when I left JFK enroute to ... Read More

Ecuador: the Honorable Freddy Ehlers, Minister of Tourism, television producer and journalist
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Ecuador: the Honorable Freddy Ehlers, Minister of Tourism, television producer and journalist

editor editor- August 9, 2011

ECUADOR (eTN) - Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism has a global perspective on the industry, for he has traveled most of ... Read More

Quito named 2011 American Capital of Culture
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Quito named 2011 American Capital of Culture

editor editor- January 13, 2011

Quito was declared First World Heritage Site by the UNESCO 32 years ago. Read More

Volcanic eruptions in Guatemala, Ecuador force thousands to flee, disrupt air traffic
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Volcanic eruptions in Guatemala, Ecuador force thousands to flee, disrupt air traffic

editor editor- May 29, 2010

GUATEMALA CITY – Explosive eruptions shook two huge volcanos in Central and South America on Friday, forcing thousands of people ... Read More

Will Galapagos become the Pacific’s Ibiza?
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Will Galapagos become the Pacific’s Ibiza?

editor editor- December 16, 2009

A fierce rearguard action is being fought to prevent the Galapagos – the world's most renowned wildlife site – being ... Read More

Casa Ceibo double grand opening is a success for Ecuadorian tourism
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Casa Ceibo double grand opening is a success for Ecuadorian tourism

editor editor- November 3, 2009

BAHIA DE CARAQUEZ, Ecuador - Casa Ceibo is living up to its newfound reputation as the finest destination resort on ... Read More

Tourism this week in Latin America
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Tourism this week in Latin America

editor editor- July 2, 2009

ARGENTINA “Aerolíneas Argentinas” got second B737 Next Generation Read More

Pacific Whale Foundation publication documents year-round presence of humpback whales in Galapagos Islands
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Pacific Whale Foundation publication documents year-round presence of humpback whales in Galapagos Islands

editor editor- June 17, 2009

Quick, when you think of wildlife in the Galapagos Islands, what comes to mind? Thanks to Charles Darwin’s detailed studies, ... Read More

Tourism this week in Latin America
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Tourism this week in Latin America

editor editor- June 3, 2009

ARGENTINA LAN with a new frequency between Mendoza and Santiago Read More