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Les Escapades Seychelles 2019, another Successful Edition for the Destination

Les Escapades Seychelles 2019, another Successful Edition for the Destination

Held from June 4, 2019 to June 6, 2019, the 16th Edition of the annual Roadshow - Escapades Seychelles ... Read More

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 ... Read More

‘America’s Favorite Town’ new hotel

‘America’s Favorite Town’ new hotel

 The Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International,  welcomes the Beaufort Hotel to its portfolio of boutique and historic hotels that reflect their ... Read More

Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved

Old City of Jerusalem tourist cable car project approved

Israel's National Infrastructure Committee has rejected a slew of petitions against the cable car to the Old City of ... Read More

Cornwall Airport Newquay comes closer to the Channel Islands

Cornwall Airport Newquay comes closer to the Channel Islands

Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) has extended its route network today and welcomed the arrival of Blue Islands’ new service ... Read More

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine; Didier Dogley, in the company of the Honorary Consul ... Read More

Hudson River takes on another air crash

Hudson River takes on another air crash

The Hudson River in New York has witnessed another aviation crash – this time a helicopter. The chopper crashed ... Read More

At least 55 people killed in Tigris river tourist ferry disaster near Iraq’s Mosul

At least 55 people killed in Tigris river tourist ferry disaster near Iraq’s Mosul

At least 55 people died when an overloaded ferry sank in the Tigris river near Mosul in northern Iraq ... Read More

Dead on Ethiopian Airlines: Sarah Auffret of Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators

Dead on Ethiopian Airlines: Sarah Auffret of Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators

"I believe we do our best when we enjoy what we are doing." These were the words of Sarah Auffret, ... Read More

China invests €15 billion in world’s longest undersea rail tunnel between Finland and Estonia

China invests €15 billion in world’s longest undersea rail tunnel between Finland and Estonia

An ambitious train rail link, designed to connect the Finnish and Estonian capitals through the bottom of the Gulf ... Read More

Nearly 100 passengers injured when jetfoil ferry collides with whale in Japan

Nearly 100 passengers injured when jetfoil ferry collides with whale in Japan

According to Japanese authorities, more than 80 people were injured after a jetfoil ferry incident in the East Sea ... Read More

First Harper Hotel opens in Sumatra

First Harper Hotel opens in Sumatra

Harper Palembang has opened its doors in January 2019 in Indonesia, becoming the first Harper hotel to open in Sumatra. Joining Aston Palembang Hotel & Conference Center and favehotel ... Read More

Cornwall Airport Newquay announces Channel Islands link

Cornwall Airport Newquay announces Channel Islands link

Cornwall Airport Newquay (CAN) has today announced that from 3 June regional operator Blue Islands, a franchise partner of ... Read More

American Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo

American Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo

American Airlines has taken delivery of the first of 100 A321neos on order from Airbus, powered by CFM LEAP-1A ... Read More

Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

Alain St.Ange shared his thoughts and expertise on why he believes Seychelles should be on everyone’s travel list for ... Read More

Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk

Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk

Tropical Storm Pabuk passed through the Gulf of Thailand on Friday.No casualties were reported on the popular tourist island ... Read More

Looking for unique food travel experiences? How about bugs & grubs?

Looking for unique food travel experiences? How about bugs & grubs?

If you are looking for an adventuresome food travel, here are some of the top buggy wormy things to ... Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South ... Read More

Two Korean tourists in Northern Thailand dead after golfing accident

Two Korean tourists in Northern Thailand dead after golfing accident

The two Korean couples arrived in Thailand on Christmas Eve for a holiday. Now the two men are dead ... Read More

First ANA A380 rolls-out of paint shop with unique livery

First ANA A380 rolls-out of paint shop with unique livery

The first A380 for All Nippon Airways (ANA) has rolled out of the Airbus paint shop in Hamburg, Germany, ... Read More

PATA Forum set for Pattaya

PATA Forum set for Pattaya

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organize the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2019 (PDMF 2019) in Pattaya, ... Read More

Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight

Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight

ADDISON, TX - West Palm Beach-based flight instructor Zheng “Julie" Wang landed her single piston-engine propeller aircraft at Addison ... Read More

2015 US overseas visitation estimates released

2015 US overseas visitation estimates released

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO), today announced the results of ... Read More

Fatal boating accident off coast of Africa

Fatal boating accident off coast of Africa

The Seychelles Ministry of Home Affairs and Transport and Ministry of Tourism and Culture have confirmed a boating accident ... Read More

Likoni ferry users brace for strike

Likoni ferry users brace for strike

(eTN) - Although not formally on strike yet, Sunday’s operations of the Likoni ferry suffered major delays, when at ... Read More

Seychelles ferry boat sinks in a storm

Seychelles ferry boat sinks in a storm

VICTORIA, Seychelles (eTN) - In what has been termed a miraculous escape amongst the maritime fraternity on the Seychelles, ... Read More

Zanzibar ferry disaster culprits charged in court with murder

Zanzibar ferry disaster culprits charged in court with murder

(eTN) - Eleven people, including the captain, and some of his crew and staff in charge of load controlling ... Read More

Ferry transport shortage prompts return of previously-banned ships in Tanzania

Ferry transport shortage prompts return of previously-banned ships in Tanzania

(eTN) - Information was received from a source in Dar es Salaam that the Zanzibari maritime authorities have lifted ... Read More

No new ferry for Zanzibar-Pemba route anytime soon

No new ferry for Zanzibar-Pemba route anytime soon

According to the latest reports, Zanzibar government is reluctant to purchase a new, state of the art ferry to ... Read More

Ferry disaster in Zanzibar, Tanzania, kills hundreds including tourists

Ferry disaster in Zanzibar, Tanzania, kills hundreds including tourists

(eTN) - News broke earlier today but took a while to confirm and fully ascertain, that a ferry with ... Read More