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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, ... Read More

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. ... Read More

Benchmark names new Global Account Manager-Southwest

Benchmark names new Global Account Manager-Southwest

Benchmark has named Linda Maurer Global Account Manager-Southwest, a newly created position designed to develop and grow Benchmark’s group ... Read More

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating ... Read More

India’s new Tourism Minister vows to fulfill Modi’s vision of ‘New India’

India’s new Tourism Minister vows to fulfill Modi’s vision of ‘New India’

Immediately after becoming India's new Tourism Minister, Prahlad Singh Patel said his ministry will work to fulfill Prime Minister ... Read More

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world ... Read More

Winemaker of the Year Award winner announced

Winemaker of the Year Award winner announced

Winemaker Richard Batchelor of Washington's Maryhill Winery earned the 2019 Winemaker of the Year trophy at the annual Indy ... Read More

WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion

WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion

WoodSpring Suites has started 2019 with coast-to-coast expansion as one of Choice Hotels International fastest-growing brands. "Every month since ... Read More

With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights

With 71 new jet deliveries, TAP Air Portugal launches new Chicago, San Francisco & Washington, DC flights

TAP Air Portugal just added the 100th aircraft to its fleet, an Airbus A330neo, as the carrier prepares to ... Read More

Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing

Asia Pacific Tourism: 700 million international arrivals in 2018 and growing

Asia Pacific destinations collectively received almost 700 million international visitor arrivals (IVAs) in 2018, an increase of 7.7% over ... Read More

Choice Hotels announces new Regional Vice President of Franchise Services

Choice Hotels announces new Regional Vice President of Franchise Services

Choice Hotels International, Inc. announced Michelle Masters has joined the company as regional vice president of franchise services, Northeast ... Read More

Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019

Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019

The Italy City Tourist Tax for the year 2019 is foreseen to reach a new record of 600 million ... Read More

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

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

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This ... Read More

Visa waiver leads to spike in bookings to Brazil

Visa waiver leads to spike in bookings to Brazil

Brazil’s visa waiver policy announced in March is already generating positive results. Recent data from a study done by ... Read More

India’s tea gardens beckon tourists

India’s tea gardens beckon tourists

India, one of the top tea producers in the world, is experimenting with tea tourism in view of the ... Read More

Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism

Amtrak puts up $90 million into train tourism

“By investing in the modernization of Baltimore Penn Station, Amtrak seeks to transform central Baltimore into a premier regional ... Read More

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

TAP Air Portugal cuts the ribbon for its first A321LR

Lisbon-based TAP Air Portugal has taken delivery of its first of twelve A321LRs on order, becoming the first airline ... Read More

Boston-Logan Airport: New international routes

Boston-Logan Airport: New international routes

The last 24 hours have brought 2 new international flights to Boston Logan International Airport, thanks to Delta joint ... Read More

Shenyang EXPO begins third year with optimism

Shenyang EXPO begins third year with optimism

hree major exhibitions since March 15th have very successfully launched the third year of operations at the Shenyang New ... Read More

 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods

 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods

As dramatic videos of deadly floods leaving behind destroyed vehicles and other damage circulate on Iranian social media networks, ... Read More

PATA: Indian tourism to Asia Pacific will increase by 5.4 million in next 4 years

PATA: Indian tourism to Asia Pacific will increase by 5.4 million in next 4 years

India is set to generate an incremental increase of 5.4 million visitor arrivals between 2018 and 2023, according to ... Read More

Brazil announces visa-free entry for US, Canadian, Australian, and Japanese citizens

Brazil announces visa-free entry for US, Canadian, Australian, and Japanese citizens

Brazil is open for you! The Brazilian Government announced that Brazil would allow visa-free entry for citizens of The ... Read More

Mongolian Tourism launches new interactive web platform at ITB Berlin

Mongolian Tourism launches new interactive web platform at ITB Berlin

Mongolia.travel, an interactive planning tool for travelers, was introduced for the first time at ITB Berlin, the largest tourism ... Read More

The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles

The Luxury Collection announces first hotel in Seychelles

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced its planned debut in the Seychelles with the signing ... Read More

Delta proposes flights between Tokyo-Haneda airport and 5 new US cities

Delta proposes flights between Tokyo-Haneda airport and 5 new US cities

Delta today filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to launch daily daytime service between Tokyo-Haneda airport ... Read More

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

The Olympia Companies has just come off a year of remarkable growth and development with the completion of three ... Read More

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

The number of tourists arriving in the United States from the Asia Pacific region fell by 3.2%* last year, ... Read More

Punxsutawney Phil predicts rare early spring on Groundhog Day 2019

Punxsutawney Phil predicts rare early spring on Groundhog Day 2019

This morning, Pennsylvania’s own world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted an early spring after not seeing his shadow, a prediction ... Read More

India’s interim budget: Bust or boom for tourism?

India’s interim budget: Bust or boom for tourism?

The interim budget presented today in India Parliament has elicited mixed reaction from industry leaders with the focus being ... Read More