Tag: European countries

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme
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World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The world’s largest luxury cruise operator, Carnival Corporation, emitted more pollution in the form of nearly 10 times more sulphur ... Read More

Pride Month continues in the heart of the Mediterranean with Malta Pride Week
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Pride Month continues in the heart of the Mediterranean with Malta Pride Week

editor editor- May 29, 2019

What better place to celebrate Pride than in Malta, the No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination? Malta has been awarded an ... Read More

New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe
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New partnership to focus on sustainable tourism in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Four leading tourism organisations and academic institutions – CELTH (the Center of Expertise Leisure, Tourism & Hospitality), ETC (the European ... Read More

Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism
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Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Due to a rich mix of cultures within Western Europe, each individual country is known for specific dishes, or entire ... Read More

Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination
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Malta ranked No.1 European LGBTQ+ travel destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

ILGA-Europe has announced that Malta has been ranked the number one travel destination on the Europe Rainbow Index 2019 for ... Read More

Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision
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Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Tourism is booming in Tel Aviv this week with hotels sold out, residents staying with relatives to rent their rooms ... Read More

Why Bulgaria Tourism Minister is hosting Investing in Tourism Conference
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Why Bulgaria Tourism Minister is hosting Investing in Tourism Conference

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019

The Minister of Tourism of Bulgaria, the Hon. Mrs. Nikolina Angelkova is getting ready to host  Investing in Tourism  on May 30-31 ... Read More

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication
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Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Safety in tourism is key to a successful destination. Destinations like Saint Lucia in the Caribbean know this and stakeholders ... Read More

Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?
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Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?

editor editor- May 7, 2019

Electric vehicles (EVs). They need recharging just like a fossil-fuel car needs to stop in at a gas pump. But ... Read More

Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair
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Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference: Dr. Taleb Rifai Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 6, 2019

The inaugural Investing in Tourism Sustainability Conference will open in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria Ma 30-31. It will focus on investment ... Read More

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece
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Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Now in its fifth year, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) will return to Greece for the ... Read More

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors
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Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, have passed on Monday a bill allowing foreign tourists with Fan-IDs ... Read More

African Tourism Board : First three source markets revealed
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African Tourism Board : First three source markets revealed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

The African Tourism Board is active in promoting the African Continent as one destination in the United States, Israel, and ... Read More

In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists
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In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

Thirty-five Israeli tourists were detained at Ukraine's Kiev Airport and barred from entering the country on Friday. The incident appears ... 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

Greece Tourism presents Attica wine & food experience
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Greece Tourism presents Attica wine & food experience

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 1, 2019

A new itinerary in the land of gods and heroes deepens visitors’ knowledge of the land’s nectar. It was a ... Read More

Very, very big business: Macau tourism numbers are in
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Very, very big business: Macau tourism numbers are in

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019

Tourism to Macau is very biog business. 35.8 million went to the Las Vegas of Asia last year. an increase ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’
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Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, which will take place at the ... Read More

Tulsi Gabbard US President in 2020? She told CNN but not her father
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Tulsi Gabbard US President in 2020? She told CNN but not her father

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 12, 2019

His daughter Tulsi Gabbard is running for president in 2020. Hawaii Senator Mike Gabbard is currently attending the Farm Bureau convention ... Read More

Iconic Eurail Pass restructured with unprecedented price reductions
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Iconic Eurail Pass restructured with unprecedented price reductions

editor editor- January 4, 2019

Eurail, the all-in-one train Pass that gives travelers access to the most trains in Europe, announced transformative product developments including ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism presents figures to partners at annual marketing meeting
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Seychelles Tourism presents figures to partners at annual marketing meeting

editor editor- December 21, 2018

The tremendous efforts in marketing by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) is bearing fruit. Read More

Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates its second UK destination
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Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates its second UK destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

At a colorful ceremony graced by the presence of H.E. Mrs Susanna Moorehead, Ambassador of the UK to Ethiopia, Group ... Read More

RIU confirm commitment to Canary Islands with new hotel purchase
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RIU confirm commitment to Canary Islands with new hotel purchase

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

RIU Hotels & Resorts has completed its purchase of Hotel Riu Buena Vista, located in southern Tenerife, with spectacular views ... Read More

Ethiopian Launches Services to Manchester
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Ethiopian Launches Services to Manchester

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, inaugurated flights to Manchester, its ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
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Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

European countries still main tourism source for Seychelles
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European countries still main tourism source for Seychelles

editor editor- June 22, 2013

Despite the economic recession hitting many European countries, the "Old Continent" is still Seychelles' main market source, supplying 72,436 visitors ... Read More

Unusual European driving laws
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Unusual European driving laws

editor editor- April 2, 2013

While driving in Europe, beware of these unusual driving laws: France – all drivers are required to carry a breathalyser Read More

UK desperately wants high-spending Chinese tourists
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UK desperately wants high-spending Chinese tourists

editor editor- October 20, 2012

High-spending Chinese tourists have become an increasingly welcome sight on Europe's streets, as the continent struggles through its deepest recession ... Read More

Europeans bank on tourism for economic recovery
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Europeans bank on tourism for economic recovery

editor editor- May 5, 2012

DUBAI, UAE - When the global financial crisis hit Europe in 2008, one of the first things that Christian Lagarde, ... Read More

Ban urges Europe to forge common agenda against global inequality
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Ban urges Europe to forge common agenda against global inequality

editor editor- October 19, 2011

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on European countries today to unite in tackling the world’s most looming issues and work together ... Read More

German transport minister calls for pan-European air tax
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German transport minister calls for pan-European air tax

editor editor- July 19, 2010

German Transport Minister Peter Ramsauer called for a proposed air passenger tax to be extended to other European countries, according ... Read More

Tourism no quick fix for southern Europe
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Tourism no quick fix for southern Europe

editor editor- March 17, 2010

ESTORIL, Portugal - Tons of debt, but great beaches and warm weather. Can tourism help rescue Europe's financially troubled Mediterranean ... Read More

Emirates Palace signs deals with tour operators in four European countries
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Emirates Palace signs deals with tour operators in four European countries

editor editor- March 19, 2008

Emirates Palace captured the imagination of international travel trade companies at the recently held International Travel Bourse (ITB) in Berlin, ... Read More

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