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British tourist met alleged killer on Tinder dating app
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British tourist met alleged killer on Tinder dating app

editor editor- November 7, 2019

David and Gillian Millane, parents of murdered British tourist backpacker Grace Millane, arrived today, Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at the ... Read More

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries
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Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

When the alternative is get an organ or die, it's human nature that people become desperate and become a transplant ... Read More

Gourmet tourists love Lyon: Today a bomb went off at Brioche Bakery
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Gourmet tourists love Lyon: Today a bomb went off at Brioche Bakery

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Lyon  is known by gourmet lovers and travelers from all over the world.  The Brioche Dorée Bakery is a favorite ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?
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Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow
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SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and ... Read More

Malta, where Game of Thrones all began, plays host to the 5th Annual Valletta Film Festival
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Malta, where Game of Thrones all began, plays host to the 5th Annual Valletta Film Festival

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Malta, the first location for Season One of  Game of Thrones, plays host to the annual  Valletta Film Festival (VFF), ... Read More

Why the New Zealand mass murder is a United States Terror Problem?
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Why the New Zealand mass murder is a United States Terror Problem?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

New Zealand tourism means unmatched beauty, adventurous, filled with eclectic animals, people concerned about the environment, and lots of sheep. ... Read More

10 people killed, dozens wounded in school shooting in Sao Paulo, Brazil
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10 people killed, dozens wounded in school shooting in Sao Paulo, Brazil

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

At least 10 people were killed in a school shooting in Brazil’s Sao Paulo state, law enforcement has confirmed. The ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is aware of the recent update to the U.S. Travel Advisory for The ... 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

33,341 murders in tourist paradise: Mexico sets grim record in 2018
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33,341 murders in tourist paradise: Mexico sets grim record in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

Homicide cases in Mexico rose by 33 percent in 2018, breaking the country’s record for the second consecutive year, according ... Read More

Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked
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Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked

editor editor- January 7, 2019

Due to high crime, travelers are advised to exercise caution while traveling to the south side of Belize City. Read More

Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times
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Confronting world tourism’s changing economic times

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- January 3, 2019

There is little doubt that the tourism industry is facing some interesting and challenging times. Read More

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”
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Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019

British police say that the stabbing spree which occurred in Manchester on New Year’s Eve is being investigated as terror-related ... Read More

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration
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Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 1, 2019

New Years in Tokyo turned violent when a car slammed into crowds who were celebrating  New Year early on Jan. ... Read More

Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?
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Swiss – Spanish Citizen involved in beheading tourists in Morocco?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

The mastermind and teacher who helped ISIS members in Morocco to kill and later beheaded 2 tourists from Denmark and ... Read More

Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made
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Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

The arrests were made in several cities in the kingdom, bringing to 18 the number of people detained over the double-murder, said ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up
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Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety ... 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

Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 28, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) concluded a two-week series of commemoration to honor the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of ... Read More

Worst incident of terrorism against tourists in history
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Worst incident of terrorism against tourists in history

editor editor- June 23, 2013

"I want to leave this bastard land of the Taliban for any other country, even for a desert", said a ... Read More

Russian tourist kills fellow traveler in Vietnam
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Russian tourist kills fellow traveler in Vietnam

editor editor- May 20, 2013

MOSCOW, Russia - A Russian tourist died after a fight with his compatriot and fellow-traveler in a coastal city of ... Read More

Dutch tourist confesses to murdering British backpacker
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Dutch tourist confesses to murdering British backpacker

editor editor- April 8, 2013

The Dutch tourist who was arrested for the alleged murder of a British woman would be subjected to psychoanalysis to ... Read More

Jalisco state tourism minister killed in Mexico
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Jalisco state tourism minister killed in Mexico

editor editor- March 11, 2013

A recently appointed tourism minister in Mexico's western Jalisco state has been assassinated, authorities have said. Read More

American tourist murdered in Istanbul
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American tourist murdered in Istanbul

editor editor- February 4, 2013

ISTANBUL, Turkey - An American tourist whose body was found in the ruins of Istanbul's old city wall was murdered ... Read More

Thai suspect arrested over murder of UK visitor
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Thai suspect arrested over murder of UK visitor

editor editor- January 3, 2013

Police in Thailand have arrested a man in connection with the killing of a British tourist who was shot dead ... Read More

St. Maarten issues statement concerning murders of 2 Americans
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St. Maarten issues statement concerning murders of 2 Americans

editor editor- September 23, 2012

Officials of the government of St. Maarten issued an immediate statement upon hearing about the murder of two American citizens ... Read More

French police: Murdered Brits did not have “tourist profiles”
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French police: Murdered Brits did not have “tourist profiles”

editor editor- September 13, 2012

The families of three Britons killed in a shooting spree in the French Alps said they were “heartbroken” by their ... Read More

Zanzibar ferry disaster culprits charged in court with murder
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Zanzibar ferry disaster culprits charged in court with murder

editor editor- January 24, 2012

(eTN) - Eleven people, including the captain, and some of his crew and staff in charge of load controlling and ... Read More

2 Palestinian bandits given 3 life sentences for murder of US tourist
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2 Palestinian bandits given 3 life sentences for murder of US tourist

editor editor- November 25, 2011

The Jerusalem District Court on Thursday sentenced two suspects in the murder of Kristine Luken, an American tourist who was ... Read More

Australian tourist murdered in Tel Aviv hotel
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Australian tourist murdered in Tel Aviv hotel

editor editor- September 1, 2011

An Australian tourist was found stabbed to death in the Dan Panorama hotel in Tel Aviv. Read More

French tourists “viciously killed” in Argentina
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French tourists “viciously killed” in Argentina

editor editor- August 1, 2011

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Police in Argentina are investigating the slaying of two French tourists who were found dead near ... Read More

UK tourist killed, his brother wounded in Venezuela
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UK tourist killed, his brother wounded in Venezuela

editor editor- July 20, 2011

Thomas Ossel, from Bedfordshire, was fatally shot in the jaw while his brother Jack was wounded but survived. Read More

Murder of Canadian woman investigated in Costa Rica
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Murder of Canadian woman investigated in Costa Rica

editor editor- February 7, 2011

PUERTO JIMENEZ, Costa Rica — The death of a Canadian woman is treated as a homicide by local authorities, Costa ... Read More