Home Tags Madrid

Tag: Madrid

Spring meeting of Chief Executive Board to be hosted by UNWTO

Coinciding with the tenth anniversary of becoming a specialized UN agency, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will host the spring meeting of the UN System Chief Executive Board for Coordinatio

Seychelles sends delegation to FITUR Tourism Trade Fair

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, is in Madrid leading a small delegation to the FITUR Tourism Trade Fair.

UNWTO events at FITUR in Spain

A tourism investment forum for Africa and a debate on tourism prospects in the Middle East and North Africa are among the many UNWTO events planned for the International Tourism Trade Fair, FITUR (Mad

British woman becomes the face of the billionth tourist

A British tourist visiting Madrid, Spain, on December 13 has been revealed as the symbolic face of the one billion international tourists traveling in 2012.

Spain and UNWTO leaders discuss role of tourism

UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary General, Taleb Rifai, met with the Spanish Minister of Industry, Energy, and Tourism, José Manuel Soria, to discuss tourism’s role in meeting the cha

Special travel deals in Spain

LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - Showcasing a vast array of products for this special country, TourCrafters’ all-new 2012 Best of Spain brochure is now online.

First International Congress on Ethics and Tourism opens in Madrid

Ten years since the adoption of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism by the United Nations General Assembly, the first International Congress on Ethics and Tourism has opened with calls to intensify

Japan Airlines and Iberia codeshare again to Madrid

Japan Airlines (JAL) and Spain's largest air transport group - Iberia, both members of the quality airline alliance oneworld®, today finalized a codeshare agreement that will once again connect custo

Protestors calling for Botswana tourism boycott

Visitors to the international tourism fair in Madrid were today met with Survival protestors calling for a boycott of tourism to Botswana.

NH Hotels converts Madrid mansion into 5-star hotel

MADRID, Spain - NH Hotels has converted an impressive nineteenth century mansion in the arts district of Madrid as part of ambitious renovation plans.

Low cost transportation options in 10 international airports world airport transfer...

(eTN) - Low-cost airport transportation in Paris, Rome, New York, London, Rio de Janeiro, Tokyo, Sydney, Milan, Madrid, and Florence has new affordable options for passengers who don’t want a limous

Spain is a target market for Seychelles

Spain currently contributes about 2 percent to the overall tourist arrivals per year to Seychelles, but the country is now determined to capture a bigger share of that market with the reopening of a t

Seychelles and Spain: giving a new impetus to our relations

“Today marks a great step forward in the relations between Spain and Seychelles.

TourCrafters offers off-season Market Packages to Paris, Nice, Sicily, Madrid and...

LIBERTYVILLE, IL - Want something more than museums and old churches on a European trip?

Air Europa to connect Miami and Madrid

Air Europa announced today their new non-stop service from Miami to Madrid, offering convenient connections to more than 20 cities in Spain and to some of the most important European capitals, such a

Body to Promote and market Africa tourism formed

MADRID, Spain (eTN) - As the 30th edition of the International Tourism Trade Fair [FITUR 2010] formally got underway last week here in the capital city of Madrid , a Nigerian has gotten the nod to hea

Save 33% by booking a spring vacation in Spain now

TourCrafters, the family-owned tour operator known for its good deals, has come up with a terrific bargain: an 8-day/7night Madrid and Bilbao package for US$1,099 that includes round-trip air fare fro

FITUR to promote energy efficiency of the hotel sector

The 30th edition of FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Fair that will be taking place between January 20-24, 2010 in Madrid, Spain, will be giving specific attention to the topic of sustainability

Obama ups the Chicago Olympics ante

US President Barack Obama traveled to Denmark to support Chicago's bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics, projecting the highest-ever White House profile in lobbying for the international event.

It’s fall, but the heat is on in Madrid

Thanks to an array of cultural events lined up, Madrid sustains the summer heat this fall, making this time of the year a good time to head on over to Spain’s capital city.

57 injured in commuter train crash in Madrid

At least 57 people are reported to have been slightly injured in a collision between two local commuter trains this morning on the C5 line in Aluche, Madrid.

New daily flight to Madrid from Dallas/Fort Worth

Amid the fanfare of flamenco dancing, Spanish food, and music, American Airlines today is launching new daily nonstop service from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Madrid, Spain (MAD).

Air Europa to launch New York – Madrid service

NEW YORK, NY – Air Europa will inaugurate daily nonstop service from New York to Madrid on June 1. The Spanish-owned airline will offer daily flights from New York’s John F.

American Airlines to launch daily flights to Madrid from Dallas-Fort Worth

FORT WORTH, TX - American Airlines announced today it will begin daily nonstop service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Madrid, Spain starting May 1, 2009.