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Imagine Peace Campaign aims to educate youth against violent practices
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Imagine Peace Campaign aims to educate youth against violent practices

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

In the lead up to the 2020 Olympics to be held in Tokyo, IIPT’s 2012 Olympic Truce Peace Ambassador Victor ... Read More

Westin unveils new culinary program in celebration of Global Running Day
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Westin unveils new culinary program in celebration of Global Running Day

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

In celebration of Global Running Day, Westin Hotels & Resorts today unveils a new worldwide culinary program, elevating the brand's ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students
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$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students

editor editor- May 15, 2019

The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF), the charitable giving arm of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), ... Read More

Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far
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Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck about 20 miles to the northwest of Bulolo, Papua-New Guinea on Monday. Bulolo is located ... Read More

Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance
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Things to Look for While Buying the Best Travel Insurance

editor editor- May 3, 2019

Travel insurance comes in handy in the hour of need while travelling. It restrains you from paying the hefty medical ... Read More

Developing safety and security for children during travel
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Developing safety and security for children during travel

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- April 2, 2019

Safety and security are always a concern of the travel industry, no matter who the traveler might be. A major ... Read More

Scorpion stings passenger on Air Transat flight
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Scorpion stings passenger on Air Transat flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

As if flying wasn’t stressful enough, a Canadian student’s story of being stung by a stowaway scorpion mid-flight is adding ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?
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Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern ... Read More

“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news
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“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

February 5, 2019, a fall of about 500 kilos of rocks occurred at 3:50 pm on the Reunion main coastal ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit
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Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Just yesterday, eTurboNews reported about Boeing being speechless about the question of safety when flying on a Southwest Airlines Boeing ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
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Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

Keeping your furry children happy while traveling
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Keeping your furry children happy while traveling

editor editor- January 16, 2019

The public perception of airline travel for pets has taken a severe blow due to exaggerated accounts of pet deaths. Read More

US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi
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US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

The U.S. State Department today issued a travel advisory for Indonesia. This advisory is asking American Tourists to reconsider travel ... Read More

India train grounded for 2 months: Travelers infuriated
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India train grounded for 2 months: Travelers infuriated

editor editor- December 26, 2018

According to the railway authorities, the DMU service between Jammu and Udhampur, train number 7406/74907, shall remain suspended until March ... Read More

Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured
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Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

One person has been killed and one injured in a shootout at a popular tourist restaurant in the Austrian capital’s ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers
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Canadian Minister Garneau announces new regulations to protect marine passengers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

The Government of Canada takes marine safety and security, and the well-being of all Canadians very seriously. That is why ... Read More

The 10 commandments of air travel
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The 10 commandments of air travel

editor editor- December 7, 2018

Delays, cancellations and destroyed travel plans: 2018 has been one of the worst years in terms of flight disruptions. Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Russian tourist injured by speedboat in Phuket
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Russian tourist injured by speedboat in Phuket

editor editor- December 3, 2011

PHUKET - A tourist swimming at Phuket's Kata beach today was struck by the propeller of a parasailing speedboat. One ... Read More

Flight attendants injured more often than coal miners or construction workers
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Flight attendants injured more often than coal miners or construction workers

editor editor- March 5, 2010

For a flight attendant, each day on the job brings potential exposures to turbulence, severe air pressure changes, unwieldy service ... Read More

Duh, that’s what the warning signs ARE for: Canadian tourist injured at Franz Josef Glacier
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Duh, that’s what the warning signs ARE for: Canadian tourist injured at Franz Josef Glacier

editor editor- February 9, 2010

A 24-year-old tourist has a shattered leg after being hit by falling rocks at Franz Josef Glacier. Read More

Woman decides to sue Northwest over knee injury
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Woman decides to sue Northwest over knee injury

editor editor- December 15, 2009

A woman claims to have injured her knee while attempting to climb over an armrest to the middle seat of ... Read More

New dingo grids endangering tourists
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New dingo grids endangering tourists

editor editor- June 11, 2008

Fraser Island's newly installed dingo deterrent grids are a disaster waiting to happen, according to long-time locals upset that two ... Read More

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