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Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America
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Accor hospitality group: Significant growth in North & Central America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Global hospitality group Accor continues to present record growth figures in North & Central America, a key region for the ... Read More

Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love
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Virginia Tourism toasts 50 Years of Love

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

The Virginia Tourism Corporation today marked the 50th anniversary of their brand Virginia is For Lovers® during a press conference ... Read More

Latin America’s 50 best restaurants 2019 will be announced
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Latin America’s 50 best restaurants 2019 will be announced

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

The seventh annual list of Latin America's 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, will be announced on ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett lauds Seaga as icon, champion of the people
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Bartlett lauds Seaga as icon, champion of the people

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has lauded the work of former Prime Minister, the Most Hon Edward Phillip George ... Read More

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020
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Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take center stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark with ... Read More

Rideshare an Uber Submarine: Soon available at Great Barrier Reef
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Rideshare an Uber Submarine: Soon available at Great Barrier Reef

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

Now tourist can explore an incredible underwater at Great Barrier Reef in Australia with the Uber app.  scUber will showcase ... Read More

Iconic red Routemaster bus to feature at WTM London 2019
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Iconic red Routemaster bus to feature at WTM London 2019

editor editor- May 14, 2019

An iconic red London bus will take centre stage in the UK & Ireland area of WTM London 2019. Buyers looking to ... Read More

Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon
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Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Today, the Business Development Corporation (SDC) for the Montreal Village and the Ville-Marie borough, alongside Robert Beaudry, City Councilor for ... Read More

BLESS Hotel Ibiza opens its doors this June
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BLESS Hotel Ibiza opens its doors this June

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

BLESS Hotel Ibiza, the new hotel from the brand BLESS Collection Hotels, part of the Palladium Hotel Group, opens its ... Read More

Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance
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Silk caresses Nureyev: A tribute to the late world icon of the classic dance

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 27, 2019

Teatro Sociale di Como in Italy is the cultural cradle of the city, and it hosts the great dance in ... Read More

Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year
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Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Chief Executive magazine announced today that Arne M. Sorenson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International, has been ... Read More

Major tourism attraction to be developed around birthplace of Jimmy Cliff
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Major tourism attraction to be developed around birthplace of Jimmy Cliff

editor editor- March 29, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has indicated plans to fully develop the community of Somerton in St. James, where ... Read More

Love to travel? Like to eat? Why Portugal should be on your bucket list
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Love to travel? Like to eat? Why Portugal should be on your bucket list

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The gastronomy scene in Portugal is booming with the food scene finally stepping out of the shadow of Spain. While ... Read More

Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong
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Global Tourism Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter Wong

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

Tourism Icon Peter Wong died on 11 March 2019, at Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam, HongKong. Peter Wong ... Read More

Rosewood Hong Kong opens its harborfront doors
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Rosewood Hong Kong opens its harborfront doors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

Rosewood Hong Kong opens as a new ultra-luxury property in the heart of the Victoria Dockside district on the shores ... Read More

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program
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How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

Compass Edge knows there is a good reason why independent hotels selling rooms to Chinese travelers should have a "Mini ... Read More

Tourism icon Eduardo Fayos-Solá died
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Tourism icon Eduardo Fayos-Solá died

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Eduardo Fayos-Solá (Spain) passed away this morning. He is seen as one the icons in the travel and tourism industry ... Read More

Florida Space Coast Office of Tourism announces new Executive Director
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Florida Space Coast Office of Tourism announces new Executive Director

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

After an extensive search process, Brevard County has selected veteran Florida marketing executive Peter Cranis as its new head of ... Read More

California’s new luxurious beachside retreat opens its doors
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California’s new luxurious beachside retreat opens its doors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

Rosewood Miramar Beach, the newest destination for discerning travelers worldwide, opens today as the first ultra-luxury resort in Southern California ... Read More

Italian recognition for tourism excellence
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Italian recognition for tourism excellence

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019

The XXIV edition of “Premio Excellent” takes place every year in conjunction with the BIT Tourism Fair in Milan conceived ... Read More

Miami’s historic Raleigh Hotel sold for $103 million
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Miami’s historic Raleigh Hotel sold for $103 million

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

The historic Raleigh Hotel property in Miami was purchased today by a joint venture between Deutsche Finance America, Bilgili Holding ... Read More

Seychelles tourism icon meets Mayotte President
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Seychelles tourism icon meets Mayotte President

editor editor- February 21, 2019

In the presence of the French Ambassador in Seychelles, H.E. Lionel Majesté-Larrouy, Alain St.Ange, Seychelles tourism icon, was introduced to ... Read More

From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month
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From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain! In honor of what would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, Morrison Hotel Gallery is announcing ... 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

Political icon of Seychelles Rifned Jumeau is no more
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Political icon of Seychelles Rifned Jumeau is no more

mm Alain St.Ange- February 15, 2019

Seychelles lost this week a veteran politician who will be missed. Rifned Jumeau, the founder of the first political party ... Read More

A capitol transformation
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A capitol transformation

Ted Macauley - special to eTN Ted Macauley - special to eTN- February 9, 2019

On the corner of Stamford Road and North Bridge Road, in the heart of Singapore's civic and cultural district, lies ... Read More

Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50
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Happy Birthday, Jumbo! Legendary Boeing 747 turns 50

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019

It's been 50 years since the first Boeing 747-100 took off over Seattle on its official maiden flight on February ... Read More

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel names new Director of Sales & Marketing
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Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel names new Director of Sales & Marketing

editor editor- January 22, 2019

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel announced the appointment of Joyce Wong as Director of Sales & Marketing. Bringing Read More

50 million visitors: Los Angeles celebrates record milestone
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50 million visitors: Los Angeles celebrates record milestone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Los Angeles reached a historic milestone in 2018, welcoming 50 million visitors for the first time ever and accomplishing the ... Read More

Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers
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Skal International Orlando announces new Board officers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

Skal International Orlando, the only international organization bringing together sectors of the travel and tourism industry while networking, conducting business ... Read More

Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA
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Reason to celebrate: Skål International USA

editor editor- December 19, 2018

SKÅL International USA is currently the largest National Committee within Skål International with 2,000 members and 50 clubs nationwide. And ... Read More

Ibiza’s new luxury hotel inspired by Coco Chanel
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Ibiza’s new luxury hotel inspired by Coco Chanel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

BLESS Collection Hotels announces the launch of BLESS Hotel Ibiza, the second property from the new luxury brand. The hotel ... Read More

Hôtel de Berri celebrates ‘Art De Vivre’ in the City of Light
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Hôtel de Berri celebrates ‘Art De Vivre’ in the City of Light

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced the grand opening of Hôtel de Berri, a Luxury Collection ... Read More

Riviera Maya Jazz Festival closes a record-breaking 16th edition
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Riviera Maya Jazz Festival closes a record-breaking 16th edition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

The 16th edition of Riviera Maya Jazz Festival closed a prosperous 16th annual run, where some of the genre’s biggest ... Read More