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New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta
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New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The groundbreaking opening of the Courtyard by Marriott & Element by Westin in Midtown Atlanta is announced. Expected to open ... Read More

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro
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World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism
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Western Europe key destination for Chinese gastronomy tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Due to a rich mix of cultures within Western Europe, each individual country is known for specific dishes, or entire ... Read More

Taiwan Tourism rustling up business in India
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Taiwan Tourism rustling up business in India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 18, 2019

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau in India organized a workshop in Delhi on May 16 to create awareness on the destination ... Read More

Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform
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Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Maurizio Tripi has joined the Board of Directors of Bidroom - the no-commission hotel platform - to speed up the ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority helps fund programs supporting Hawaiian culture, natural resources and 2020 tourism projects & events
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Hawaii Tourism Authority helps fund programs supporting Hawaiian culture, natural resources and 2020 tourism projects & events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) today issued three Request for Proposals offering to provide funding support to qualified programs that ... Read More

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions
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Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

editor editor- April 30, 2019

A new report shows that the systematic growth, maintenance, and sustainable development of tourism destinations for India, as well as ... Read More

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece
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Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Now in its fifth year, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) will return to Greece for the ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination
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African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

The newly appointed CEO for the African Tourism Board, Ms. Doris Woerfel from Pretoria, South Africa, issued her initial welcome ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise
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Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere ... Read More

Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore
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Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Wings Travel Management , a leading global travel management company providing business travel services to clients in the finance, construction, security, ... Read More

Spain-Holiday.com has new owners
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Spain-Holiday.com has new owners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

The Spanish holiday rental platform, Spain-Holiday.com, has new owners from the 1st of April. The company’s founder and sole owner ... Read More

African Tourism Board Launch was a success: A new era just started for African Travel & Tourism
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African Tourism Board Launch was a success: A new era just started for African Travel & Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 12, 2019

The two arms of the African Tourism Board had their official launch event yesterday at the Cape Town International Convention ... Read More

Indian Fashion Guru Sabyasachi selects Seychelles as backdrop for his first ever destination wedding collection
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Indian Fashion Guru Sabyasachi selects Seychelles as backdrop for his first ever destination wedding collection

editor editor- April 10, 2019

The beauty of Seychelles is once again at the center of a media buzz as India’s distinguished Mr. Sabyasachi Mukherjee, ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

misterb&b expands to LGBTQ hotels
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misterb&b expands to LGBTQ hotels

editor editor- March 29, 2019

misterb&b, short-term rental marketplace dedicated to the Gay community, has launched a Wefunder campaign to give guests, hosts, and the ... Read More

Seychelles recognized as world’s Most Beautiful Island at GQ Travel Awards Russia
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Seychelles recognized as world’s Most Beautiful Island at GQ Travel Awards Russia

editor editor- March 29, 2019

Destination Seychelles was cited as “The Most Beautiful Island” in the world after walking away with the title at the ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board accentuates its efforts towards Singaporean agents
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Seychelles Tourism Board accentuates its efforts towards Singaporean agents

editor editor- March 12, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) in its ongoing marketing strategy to bring the Seychelles products close to the agents has ... Read More

PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out
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PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out

editor editor- March 11, 2019

Exhibit space for the second edition of PROUD Experiences has sold out more than 3 months ahead of the show, ... Read More

TAT welcomed Elite Weddings and Honeymoon specialists to visit HuaHin at the iconic Centara Grand Huahin
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TAT welcomed Elite Weddings and Honeymoon specialists to visit HuaHin at the iconic Centara Grand Huahin

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- February 28, 2019

Hua Hin, Thailand, 18 February 2019: The beautiful resort town Hua Hin was honoured for the first time to welcome ... Read More

Tourism Ministry to host Festival Marketplace of the Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival
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Tourism Ministry to host Festival Marketplace of the Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

In keeping with its objective to foster strategic growth of culinary tourism as a product niche for Jamaica, the Gastronomy ... Read More

Tourism KZN to lobby for more conferences at Meetings Africa
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Tourism KZN to lobby for more conferences at Meetings Africa

mm Alain St.Ange- February 25, 2019

The new drive by KwaZulu Natal to go after more meetings and incentive tourism is good news for South African ... Read More

Seychelles tourism icon meets Mayotte President
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Seychelles tourism icon meets Mayotte President

editor editor- February 21, 2019

In the presence of the French Ambassador in Seychelles, H.E. Lionel Majesté-Larrouy, Alain St.Ange, Seychelles tourism icon, was introduced to ... Read More

TAT welcomed elite weddings and honeymoon specialists to visit Hua Hin at the iconic Centara Grand Hua Hin
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TAT welcomed elite weddings and honeymoon specialists to visit Hua Hin at the iconic Centara Grand Hua Hin

editor editor- February 18, 2019

The beautiful resort town Hua Hin was honored for the first time to welcome buyers, specializing in the weddings and ... Read More

PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
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PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2019 takes place in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India with 300 delegates ... Read More

Spanish hospitality group to oversee major brands
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Spanish hospitality group to oversee major brands

editor editor- February 4, 2019

The Spanish hospitality group has assumed operations of the Palm Jumeirah hotel following the signing of a management agreement Luxury ... Read More

Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange
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Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Tourism Solomons has confirmed the second annual ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange will take place in Honiara on 05 July ... Read More

Guyana  Visitor Arrival : 16% increase
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Guyana Visitor Arrival : 16% increase

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 30, 2019

Guyana continues to grow as a destination of choice for travellers. As of December 31st, 2018, Guyana recorded a total ... Read More

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush
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Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

Chinese New Year, commonly known as Lunar New Year, is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new ... Read More

2019: The year of PROUD Experiences
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2019: The year of PROUD Experiences

editor editor- January 21, 2019

The debut of PROUD Experiences held in 2018 in London created the first b2b travel and lifestyle event for premium ... Read More

ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations
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ASEAN Tourism Forum sees senior officials come together from 10 nations

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 18, 2019

The ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019 is currently taking place in Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quảng Ninh ... Read More

UNWTO announces activities at FITUR 2019
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UNWTO announces activities at FITUR 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2019

Inauguration of a tourism innovation hub, the final stage of the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition, the 10th Edition of ... Read More

Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?
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Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?

editor editor- January 15, 2019

Alcatraz East Crime Museum will capitalize on execution tourism with a Ted Bundy display for the 30th anniversary of the serial ... Read More

Historic milestone: Grenada welcomes over 500,000 visitors in 2018
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Historic milestone: Grenada welcomes over 500,000 visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean achieved a historic milestone in 2018 welcoming more than half a million visitors ... Read More

PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference
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PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has gathered a diverse line-up of thought leaders, innovators and pioneers for the upcoming ... Read More