Tag: limits

First electric scooter rider killed in Paris traffic accident
Travel Safety & Emergencies

First electric scooter rider killed in Paris traffic accident

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

A man, riding his electric scooter, was killed after collided with a truck in Paris today. The 25-year-old was riding ... Read More

Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals
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Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The annual 2019 Airplane and Hotel Etiquette Study results are released by Expedia, offering a deep dive into Canadian travellers' ... Read More

‘Premium Tap Water’ brand for tourists is named
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‘Premium Tap Water’ brand for tourists is named

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Inspired by Iceland launch Kranavatn, a premium tap water 'brand' aimed to encourage travellers to tackle plastic waste and ‘drink ... Read More

A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment
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A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 29, 2019

Ladakh, in Jammu and Kashmir in India, is perhaps one of the few places with many attractions, natural and man-made, ... Read More

Four Seasons selects Airbus A321LR for aircruises
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Four Seasons selects Airbus A321LR for aircruises

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has chosen the A321LR as its private jet for luxury worldwide travel, launching a new ... Read More

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

US travelers warned about mandatory Real-ID requirement changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

US states are rushing to become Real-ID compliant in response to federal legislation, which set new, more stringent minimum standards ... Read More

Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

Air Canada announces election of directors
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Air Canada announces election of directors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

Air Canada announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 25, 2019 were ... Read More

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion
Airport news

Proud Emirates Revealed: The Emirates Pavilion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019

Emirates, Premier Partner and the Official Airline of Expo 2020 Dubai, today unveiled the design and visitor experience concepts of ... Read More

Montréal-Trudeau Airport awarded prestigious 4-Star rating
Airline News

Montréal-Trudeau Airport awarded prestigious 4-Star rating

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

Montréal-Trudeau Airport (YUL) has for the first time been awarded a prestigious 4-Star rating under the Skytrax World Airport Star ... Read More

From fines to execution: Phuket tourists warned to think twice about ‘runway selfies’
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From fines to execution: Phuket tourists warned to think twice about ‘runway selfies’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 9, 2019

Visitors to Thailand who are looking to tick so-called ‘runway selfies’ off their bucket list may soon kick the bucket ... Read More

FAA Cairo Advisory: Avoid flying into, out of and over the Sinai Peninsula
Airline News

FAA Cairo Advisory: Avoid flying into, out of and over the Sinai Peninsula

editor editor- March 30, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an advisory for flight operations in Cairo in the Sinai Peninsula area due ... Read More

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management
Airline News

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

editor editor- March 28, 2019

In aviation operations, managing fatigue is important because it diminishes an individual’s ability to perform almost all operational tasks. This clearly has implications ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019
Meeting Industry News

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland
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Top 6 Best Hotels in Glasgow Scotland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2019

Edinburgh may be a top tourist and business destination, but its neighbor Glasgow is an equally fine Scottish city, with ... Read More

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
Airline News

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel
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India launches National Common Mobility Card for seamless travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

National Common Mobility Card 'One Nation, One Card' for transport mobility was launched by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at ... Read More

Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue
Airline News

Airline pilots and crew enduring high levels of fatigue

editor editor- March 6, 2019

A new study based on real-life operations of 24 airlines and carried out on behalf of the EU Commission and ... Read More

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Upsurge in women travelers opting for adventure from India

editor editor- March 5, 2019

Pushing the limits by ascending further and diving deeper is now making Indian women travelers feel liberated. A recent report ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
Airline News

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Why “Silent Day” in Bali needs to be on your travel bucket list
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Why “Silent Day” in Bali needs to be on your travel bucket list

editor editor- February 22, 2019

Wondering when’s the best time to visit Bali? Many will say it’s during the “dry” season of April through October, ... Read More

Europe’s most successful B2B luxury travel show opens new site in Prague from June 2-5, 2019
Meeting Industry News

Europe’s most successful B2B luxury travel show opens new site in Prague from June 2-5, 2019

editor editor- February 19, 2019

The loop concept has proven itself over the years as a consistent value proposition for carefully determined markets.  It stands ... Read More

Switzerland may cancel free-movement accord with EU as immigration rises
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Switzerland may cancel free-movement accord with EU as immigration rises

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

Immigration into Switzerland rose again last year, taking the foreign population further above 2 million. Statistics released on Friday showed ... Read More

Travel industry: Managing sustainable tourism growth in Europe
Meeting Industry News

Travel industry: Managing sustainable tourism growth in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Delegates at the Conference on Managing Sustainable Tourism Growth in Europe, organized this week by the European Travel Commission (ETC), ... Read More

Veteran US tour operator: Don’t let government shutdown stop your vacation plans
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Veteran US tour operator: Don’t let government shutdown stop your vacation plans

editor editor- January 17, 2019

As America’s government shutdown continues to set a record for longevity, this tour operator has seen a rise in consumer ... 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

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer
Airline News

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

Canadians, visitors and business travellers deserve and rely on fit and well-rested flight crews to move them across Canada and ... Read More

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!
Business Travel News

AIRBNB supports limiting short-term rentals in Los Angeles – not true!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018

Los Angeles now joins the growing list of other major U.S. cities, including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston and San ... Read More

Holiday Travel using U.S. airports: The best and the worst
Airport news

Holiday Travel using U.S. airports: The best and the worst

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

U.S. airlines carried 72.3 million passengers in December 2017, a new all-time high, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s ... Read More

It was Homicide according to International Nightlife Association at Club Lanterna Azzura Disco, Italy
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It was Homicide according to International Nightlife Association at Club Lanterna Azzura Disco, Italy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018

We ask the Italian authorities to start a full investigation into the facts, find out who sprayed the pepper spray and ... Read More

Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent
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Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2016

eTN this week attended FESTPAC hosted on the U.S. West Pacific island of Guam. It's a festival of cultures and ... Read More

CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory
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CNMI: U.S. Immigration rules about to destroy tourism on a remote Island territory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Yes, it's part of the United States of America, but it's 10 time hours and more than 20 hours travel ... Read More

Ecuador issues clarification of new Galapagos Islands regulations
Travel News

Ecuador issues clarification of new Galapagos Islands regulations

editor editor- November 23, 2011

Due to a misunderstanding created by a press release issued on 11 November (“Ecuador to Limit the Number of Visitors ... Read More

Ecuador to limit the number of visitors to the Galapagos
Travel News

Ecuador to limit the number of visitors to the Galapagos

editor editor- November 12, 2011

London/Quito - Starting on 1 February 2012 there will be new rules and regulations in regard to cruise routes and ... Read More

Airline investment limits might be eased in India
Travel News

Airline investment limits might be eased in India

editor editor- May 29, 2009

NEW DELHI – Indian Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on Thursday called for an easing of investment rules to let ... Read More

Taiwan National Palace Museum limits groups amid onslaught of China tourists
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Taiwan National Palace Museum limits groups amid onslaught of China tourists

editor editor- May 8, 2009

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – From June1, groups visiting the National Palace Museum in Taipei will be subject to a new ... Read More