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Cambria Hotels opens new hotel in Charleston
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Cambria Hotels opens new hotel in Charleston

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

The expansion of the Cambria Hotels is continued in South Carolina with opening of the Cambria Hotel Charleston Riverview. Representatives ... Read More

Volaris: 28% passenger growth and 88% load factor in May 2019
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Volaris: 28% passenger growth and 88% load factor in May 2019

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Volaris is the low-cost airline operating in Mexico, the United States and Central America, reported May 2019 and preliminary year ... Read More

Etihad launches new daily flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah during Ramadan
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Etihad launches new daily flights from Abu Dhabi to Jeddah during Ramadan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Abu Dhabi Airports has welcomed new daily flights from Al Ain International Airport (AAN) to King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) ... Read More

Al Ain International Airport welcomes daily flights to Jeddah during Ramadan
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Al Ain International Airport welcomes daily flights to Jeddah during Ramadan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Abu Dhabi Airports has welcomed new daily flights from Al Ain International Airport (AAN) to King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) ... Read More

Israel welcomed over 405,000 visitors in April – 7% rise in tourist arrivals
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Israel welcomed over 405,000 visitors in April – 7% rise in tourist arrivals

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

An analysis of the seasonally adjusted data provided by Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics indicates that in the last three ... Read More

Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians
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Coca-Cola’s ‘political-correctness-gone-mad’ Ramadan campaign irks Norwegians

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

A campaign launched by Coca-Cola Norway aimed at celebrating the Islamic holy month of Ramadan has sparked accusations of political ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board exhibits alongside Dnata Travel at the ADIB Roadshow
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Seychelles Tourism Board exhibits alongside Dnata Travel at the ADIB Roadshow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

The Seychelles was prominently seen at the ADIB staff travel day roadshow event alongside Dnata Travel and seven other exhibitors ... Read More

Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians
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Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019

The Trump Administration refused to issue a travel advisory against Brunei, even though the country is in violation of international ... Read More

Famous Delhi holy site bans tourists after ‘vulgar’ dancing video goes viral
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Famous Delhi holy site bans tourists after ‘vulgar’ dancing video goes viral

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

The Jama Masjid mosque has banned tourists after a viral video emerged of girls dancing inside the famous Delhi holy ... Read More

Four Seasons launches Bali’s first hotel arrival by river raft
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Four Seasons launches Bali’s first hotel arrival by river raft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Famed for its dramatic treetop arrival via a suspension bridge, the World’s #1 Hotel is now offering guests a 180-degree ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress,  Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement
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Sri Lanka: More attacks in progress, Internet off, Curfew ordered: European Union offers support and issues statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2019

The European Union High Representative Vice-President Federica Mogherini issued a statement after the deadly terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka this ... Read More

Volaris: Passenger demand continues to be strong
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Volaris: Passenger demand continues to be strong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

Volaris, a low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reported their preliminary year to date traffic results. In March 2019, capacity measured by ASMs (Available Seat Miles) ... Read More

Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand
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Pope Francis appoints Tanzanian prelate to represent the Vatican in New Zealand

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 3, 2019

Pope Francis has appointed the Tanzanian born prelate, Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa, as Apostolic Nuncio to New Zealand and Apostolic Delegate ... Read More

Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv
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Thank you for flying TAP Air Portugal: Welcome to Tel Aviv

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Israel has about 9 million inhabitants and annually receives more than 4 million visitors. TAP Air Portugal landed its inaugural ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company announces new hotel in Rishikesh
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Indian Hotels Company announces new hotel in Rishikesh

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 26, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), a South Asian hospitality company, introduced the Taj brand in Rishikesh with the opening ... Read More

“Rise! Rise!”: Crazed man tries to “wake up” Lenin’s corpse at Moscow’s Red Square
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“Rise! Rise!”: Crazed man tries to “wake up” Lenin’s corpse at Moscow’s Red Square

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Deranged man, shouting “Rise! Rise!” came to Lenin’s Mausoleum - a popular tourist attraction in Moscow's Red Square near Kremlin, ... Read More

King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi
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King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

His Majesty the King of Jordan, Abdullah II, will visit, accompanied by Her Majesty the Queen of Jordan, Rania, at ... Read More

Krakow hosts 3rd International Congress of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimages
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Krakow hosts 3rd International Congress of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimages

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

The 3rd International Congress of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimages "100th birthday of Karol Wojtyla - Saint John Paul II" will ... Read More

Unique attractions and features at Kumbh Mela at Allahabad in India
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Unique attractions and features at Kumbh Mela at Allahabad in India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 23, 2019

The ongoing Kumbh Mela at Allahabad - now called Prayagraj - has many attractions and unique features, the sheer size ... Read More

Why Israel Travelers are in love with Jamaica?  A tourism trend developing
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Why Israel Travelers are in love with Jamaica? A tourism trend developing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 18, 2019

Jamaica's singer, Anthony B, took Israel by storm when he and a host of other musicians recently celebrated the life of ... Read More

WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism
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WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites that ... Read More

Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition
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Tanzania all set for Israel Tourism Exhibition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Tourism and travel trade executive from Tanzania are set to participate the International Mediterranean Travel Market (IMTM) slated in Tel ... Read More

On the visit of the Pope to UAE
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On the visit of the Pope to UAE

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 6, 2019

An Interview with Alessandro Gisotti, the "ad interim" director of the Holy See Press Office, by Amedeo Lomonaco on the ... Read More

Russia’s CosmoCourse could launch private space tourism in five years
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Russia’s CosmoCourse could launch private space tourism in five years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

According to Russian National AeroNet Technology Initiative co-leader, Russia could see the start of private space tourism in around five ... Read More

New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism
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New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites ... Read More

IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions
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IBTM Arabia 2019: The Middle East – changing perceptions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From ancient holy land, to oil rich nation, to its latest incarnation as an innovative and open business events hub, ... Read More

The Holy See and Venezuelan bishops work together to help population
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The Holy See and Venezuelan bishops work together to help population

editor editor- January 16, 2019

The Holy See and the Bishops of the country continue to work together to help the Venezuelan people Read More

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina
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The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Faithful to the origins and, according to tradition from the will of St. Francis to revive in a natural setting ... Read More

Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas
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Great News for Palestine Tourism: Bethlehem hotels booked for Christmas

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya said all Bethlehem hotels were fully booked, and the city hosts an "astounding" 10,000 tourists ... Read More

China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism
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China says No to Christmas, but Yes to tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A fascinating country to visit is China unless you're Christian and want to celebrate Christmas Chinese style. This may be ... Read More

From Jerusalem to Rio de Janeiro: From a celebration of the profound  the frivolous and superficial
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From Jerusalem to Rio de Janeiro: From a celebration of the profound the frivolous and superficial

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- December 19, 2018

Tourism in Jerusalem and tourism in Rio de Janeiro is similar and very different. Dr. Peter Tarlow reports from Rio ... Read More