Tag: Italy

Save $200 per couple on TourCrafters’ Italy by Train Special

Save $200 per couple on TourCrafters’ Italy by Train Special

editor editor- July 31, 2009 07:02 0

TourCrafters is cutting the price of their new Italy by Train Special by US$200 per couple, and adding a "goody bag" worth US$200 per couple, ... Read More

Great low prices on TourCrafters’ Italy packages for winter

Great low prices on TourCrafters’ Italy packages for winter

editor editor- July 25, 2009 03:54 0

For almost 30 years, TourCrafters, the family-owned Italian tour operator, has been known for good-deal packages to Italy and Europe. But now they've outdone themselves. Read More

ETOA makes statement on tourist guides in Croatia 


ETOA makes statement on tourist guides in Croatia 


editor editor- July 23, 2009 00:01 0

The tourism authorities in Croatia had expressed concern that unqualified and untrained “guides” were operating in the cruise ports and other heritage sites. Read More

Armenia establishes air link with Italy

Armenia establishes air link with Italy

editor editor- July 9, 2009 03:30 0

Armenia’s national air carrier, Armavia Air Company, will commence a new direct flight between Yerevan and Rome beginning July 15, 2009. Read More

Bit 2010: a driving force for the tourism system

Bit 2010: a driving force for the tourism system

editor editor- July 7, 2009 04:46 0

Tourism as a counter-cyclical resource: vision or reality? Read More

China’s top tourism official: China and Italy should work together

China’s top tourism official: China and Italy should work together

editor editor- July 6, 2009 07:01 0

ROME - China and Italy should work together to expand bidirectional flow of tourists amid the current difficulties arising from the financial crisis and global ... Read More

Seabourn Odyssey to be launched and named in Venice on June 24

Seabourn Odyssey to be launched and named in Venice on June 24

editor editor- June 23, 2009 06:26 0

The Yachts of Seabourn has taken delivery of the cruise industry's first ultra-luxury vessel to launch in six years. Read More

TourCrafters designs food-lovers’ package to Bologna

TourCrafters designs food-lovers’ package to Bologna

editor editor- June 23, 2009 02:07 0

TourCrafters has put together a 6-day/5-night fall package to Bologna that starts at only US$1,109 and should thrill those who consider themselves "foodies." Yes, historic ... Read More

Offer ends June 30 on Tourcrafters’ US$699 summer package to Italy

Offer ends June 30 on Tourcrafters’ US$699 summer package to Italy

editor editor- June 16, 2009 07:27 0

With air fare to Italy currently US$749, how can TourCrafters offer a Summer Special to Florence for only US$699 — and that includes round-trip air ... Read More

Berlusconi: Italian tourism sector to get 1.4 bln euros from the banks

Berlusconi: Italian tourism sector to get 1.4 bln euros from the banks

editor editor- June 1, 2009 03:01 0

ROME - Italian banks will offer up to 1.4 billion euros ($1.96 billion) in low-interest loans to the tourism sector as a result of an ... Read More

Discounts on TourCrafters’ hotels in Italy and Europe

Discounts on TourCrafters’ hotels in Italy and Europe

editor editor- May 29, 2009 04:07 0

Everyone knows by now that lower prices make this a great year to visit Europe. And certainly there's no better cure for stress than a ... Read More

New direct flight connecting Armenia and Italy

New direct flight connecting Armenia and Italy

editor editor- May 27, 2009 01:46 0

Armenia’s efforts in targeting its tourism promotion at the Italian outbound market have paid off. Read More

Figures: fewer foreign guests, more guests from Slovenia

Figures: fewer foreign guests, more guests from Slovenia

editor editor- April 13, 2009 09:53 0

In the first two months of 2009, there were 3 percent fewer arrivals of tourists in Slovenian accommodation facilities and 2 percent fewer nights spent ... Read More

Religious tourists keep Italy on must-see lists

Religious tourists keep Italy on must-see lists

editor editor- April 13, 2009 04:35 0

ROME — While the world economic crisis forces many consumers to change spending habits, at least one of Italy's economic sectors has so far been ... Read More

Strong quake in Italy kills over 150, wounds 1,500

Strong quake in Italy kills over 150, wounds 1,500

editor editor- April 7, 2009 05:46 0

L'AQUILA, Italy – Rescue workers using bare hands and buckets searched frantically for students believed buried in a wrecked dormitory after Italy's deadliest quake in ... Read More

Italy spends to lure tourists as crisis bites

Italy spends to lure tourists as crisis bites

editor editor- April 1, 2009 02:51 0

ROME - Italy launched a 10 million euro ($13 million) international advertising campaign on Tuesday to lure back tourists as the economic crisis hammers one ... Read More

Tourist dollars saying arrivederci to Italy

Tourist dollars saying arrivederci to Italy

editor editor- March 26, 2009 03:19 0

The global economic downturn is hitting Italy's most important industry hard. Read More

Sorrento: an Italian gem

Sorrento: an Italian gem

editor editor- February 23, 2009 05:24 0

It is spring time. The nature of some areas of the southern district in Italy is waking up. Amongst it is the Peninsula of Sorrento ... Read More

Mardi Gras is happening now

Mardi Gras is happening now

editor editor- February 20, 2009 09:12 0

Italy is officially a Roman Catholic nation, where tradition is taken very seriously. Read More

ETOA protests ‘retrospective taxation’ in Italy

ETOA protests ‘retrospective taxation’ in Italy

editor editor- February 5, 2009 06:50 0

The European Tour Operators Association (ETOA) is writing to the government of Italy to protest against the sudden increase in charges to bring coaches in ... Read More

Italian tourism struggling

Italian tourism struggling

editor editor- November 5, 2008 02:49 0

Drawing visitors to a land boasting Roman ruins, Venetian canals and Renaissance art ought to be a breeze, but Italy's new tourism chief is instead ... Read More

Ryanair wants Alitalia’s pasta

Ryanair wants Alitalia’s pasta

editor editor- October 27, 2008 10:04 0

While the CAI investors, İtalian government, Alitala’s major unions and others might or might not join the party jostled for best position on the new ... Read More

Kenya seeks to tap into Italian tourism market

Kenya seeks to tap into Italian tourism market

editor editor- September 25, 2008 02:47 0

Efforts to market the country to new markets have stepped up a gear with the arrival of a 42-member Kenyan delegation in Italy for a ... Read More

Italy in last bid to sell Alitalia, closure looms

Italy in last bid to sell Alitalia, closure looms

editor editor- September 22, 2008 04:12 0

ROME - Alitalia's special administrator will make a last-ditch attempt to sell Italy's loss-making national airline on Monday by public tender before calling in the ... Read More

Attack on pilgrim tourists reignites Italy’s row over immigrants

Attack on pilgrim tourists reignites Italy’s row over immigrants

editor editor- August 25, 2008 08:23 0

A savage attack on a Dutch couple who were holidaying in Rome has revived the debate in Italy over crime and immigration. Read More

Tourists beware: if it is fun, Italy has a law against it

Tourists beware: if it is fun, Italy has a law against it

editor editor- August 18, 2008 06:00 0

In addition to the usual perils of sunburn, jellyfish attacks and bottom-pinching, holidaymakers in Italy face a new range of menaces this summer, the result ... Read More

Italian airline, Air One, lands in the US

Italian airline, Air One, lands in the US

editor editor- June 24, 2008 01:09 0

American travelers can start packing their bags for the trip of a lifetime. This week, Air One, Italy's No. 1 private airline, will launch its ... Read More

“Our country today is at risk of being seen as old, not classical”

“Our country today is at risk of being seen as old, not classical”

editor editor- June 18, 2008 04:11 0

Yes, the Colosseum, magnificent symbol of the Eternal City, continues to attract millions of tourists from all over the world. So does Venice, with its ... Read More

High cuisine at Pitrizza

High cuisine at Pitrizza

editor editor- June 13, 2008 09:12 0

Porto Cervo, Italy - For the summer 2008, the cuisine proposed by the hotel Pitrizza, the most intimate among the hotels managed by Starwood Hotels ... Read More

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