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Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting
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Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

At least four people were killed and one injured in the hotel attack in the city of Darwin in northern ... Read More

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day
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Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® today debuts the innovative Global Wellness Day programming, which includes a variety of engaging, family-oriented health ... Read More

Exploring America in a RV: Lifestyle travel for 15 million Americans
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Exploring America in a RV: Lifestyle travel for 15 million Americans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

An annual survey by the RV Industry Association finds that 88% of RV owners in the United States plan to ... Read More

Four Seasons redefines Los Cabos
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Four Seasons redefines Los Cabos

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Set against the majestic backdrop of the Sierra de la Laguna Mountains on the East Cape of the Baja California ... Read More

Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada
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Fly-in Lodge set to take helicopter skiing to a new level In Canada

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

Northern Escape, Canada's leading heli-skiing operator is launching a new, luxurious remote lodge for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. The new ... Read More

Etihad Airways extends free two-night Abu Dhabi getaway offer
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Etihad Airways extends free two-night Abu Dhabi getaway offer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, announced it is extending its free Abu Dhabi stopover campaign to the ... Read More

United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man
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United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Beginning June 1, United Airlines will launch its latest inflight safety demonstration video featuring Spider-Man in an entertaining mini-drama film. ... Read More

Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.
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Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

Skyteam airline member Aeroflot from Russia today had a deadly crash at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport after engines caught fire. A hero flight ... Read More

Pride Hotels appoints new Associate Vice President, Pride Plaza Aerocity, New Delhi
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Pride Hotels appoints new Associate Vice President, Pride Plaza Aerocity, New Delhi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Pride Hotels announced the joining of Mohammad Shoeb to the post of Associate Vice President, Pride Plaza Hotel Aerocity, New ... Read More

Record turn-out for Centara World Masters 2019 as golf tourism continues to soar in Thailand
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Record turn-out for Centara World Masters 2019 as golf tourism continues to soar in Thailand

editor editor- May 2, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has revealed that a record number of competitors from around the world ... Read More

Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019
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Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

The East Coast city of Philadelphia is experiencing a hotel expansion, with numerous new hotels opening in the city and ... Read More

The World Travel Award goes to Shaza
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The World Travel Award goes to Shaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Shaza, a unique luxury hotel brand inspired by the cultures of the Silk Route, walked off with no less than ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
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Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

At least three people die jumping from Bangkok skyscraper to escape hotel fire
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At least three people die jumping from Bangkok skyscraper to escape hotel fire

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A 57-floor hotel and shopping building has gone up in flames in Bangkok, Thailand. At least three people have died ... Read More

What is so different at W Bali when it opens in Ubud?
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What is so different at W Bali when it opens in Ubud?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

W Hotels Worldwide,  what is part of Marriott International, today announced the signing of W Bali – Ubud, the brand's ... Read More

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror
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Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 27, 2019

Balule Associated Nature Reserve has justified the killing of a young elephant bull in front of tourists as an 'act ... Read More

Do Millennials want “the Grands” along when they travel?
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Do Millennials want “the Grands” along when they travel?

editor editor- March 26, 2019

It’s no surprise that Millennials love to “do it for the ‘gram.” But when it comes to travel buddies, it’s ... Read More

Senegalese migrant sets school bus full of children on fire in Italy
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Senegalese migrant sets school bus full of children on fire in Italy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

The driver of a school bus filled with children has been arrested by Italian police for setting fire to the ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019
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The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

editor editor- March 14, 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s no ... Read More

Best hotels in the world named
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Best hotels in the world named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

The 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world, was released today. ... Read More

Historic Bingham Riverhouse reborn
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Historic Bingham Riverhouse reborn

Rita Payne - special to eTN Rita Payne - special to eTN- February 14, 2019

A gem of a hotel by the Thames in west London has been relaunched. Now officially transformed into the Bingham ... Read More

IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 
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IATA urges US government, industry, to work together to grow aviation’s benefits 

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the United States government and industry to work together to ensure that aviation ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?
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Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian ... Read More

Marriott International announces three new hotel deals in North and West Africa
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Marriott International announces three new hotel deals in North and West Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

From the Forum de l'Investissement Hôtelier Africain in Marrakech, Marriott International announced three new deal signings across North and West ... Read More

Brussels tourism goes into “geek” mode
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Brussels tourism goes into “geek” mode

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019

From March onwards, Brussels will be celebrating pop culture with a host of events and activities. From Comic Con Brussels ... Read More

W Dubai – The Palm marks first W escape in the Middle East
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W Dubai – The Palm marks first W escape in the Middle East

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

The desert just got hotter. W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International Inc., today announced the opening of W Dubai ... Read More

No entry to Australia for Saudi Women traveling without male guardian?
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No entry to Australia for Saudi Women traveling without male guardian?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

Are Australian Border Force officers targeting Saudi Arabian women whom they suspect will apply for asylum? is Australia blocking asylum ... Read More

Brussels Tourism pays tribute to Bruegel in 2019
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Brussels Tourism pays tribute to Bruegel in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2019

To celebrate the 450th anniversary of the death of the great Flemish master, several exhibitions and original activities will be ... Read More

Dusit International launches new island retreat in Philippines
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Dusit International launches new island retreat in Philippines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Dusit International has marked the launch of The Beach Club at Lubi Plantation Island, Managed by Dusit, an exclusive island ... Read More

Penang on a mission to lure Indian tourists
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Penang on a mission to lure Indian tourists

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 15, 2019

The lesser-known region of the Penang state in Malaysia is going all out to increase footfalls and visits from Indian ... Read More

Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels
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Romance is in the air for Valentine’s Day at five luxury Corinthia Hotels

editor editor- January 11, 2019

Corinthia Hotels' collection of five-star properties aim to make Valentine's Day a day and night to remember. Read More

Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019
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Centara Invites Guests to Experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian Ocean in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hospitality group, is inviting guests to experience the “Best in Travel” in the Indian ... Read More

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting
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Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

German police have deployed a Special Forces unit to central Cologne following a shooting incident that took place near the ... Read More

Four people injured in New Year’s Eve car-ramming attack in Germany
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Four people injured in New Year’s Eve car-ramming attack in Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019

A man plowed his car into a crowd on New Year’s Eve in Germany, gravely injuring at least four pedestrians ... Read More

Dusit International launches exclusive island retreat in Philippines
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Dusit International launches exclusive island retreat in Philippines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018

Dusit International has marked the launch of The Beach Club at Lubi Plantation Island, Managed by Dusit, an exclusive island ... Read More