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European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development,  innovation and partnerships
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European Tourism Ministers meet in Croatia to advance development, innovation and partnerships

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

Innovation, partnerships and managing rising tourist numbers have been top of the agenda at the 64th Meeting of the World ... Read More

Guatemala partners with UNWTO to launch Sustainable Tourism  Observatory
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Guatemala partners with UNWTO to launch Sustainable Tourism Observatory

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The new Observatory is located in the city of La Antigua Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a leading ... Read More

Sky View Observatory celebrates Seattle Pride through art, community and acceptance
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Sky View Observatory celebrates Seattle Pride through art, community and acceptance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

As Seattle celebrates Pride in June for the forty-fifth year, Sky View Observatory elevates month-long activities to new heights at ... Read More

Earthquake rocks western Turkey
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Earthquake rocks western Turkey

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey’s western province of Denizli on Wednesday, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks and ... Read More

STB meets with travel trade operators as Seychelles attends Bit – International Tourism Exchange in Milan
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STB meets with travel trade operators as Seychelles attends Bit – International Tourism Exchange in Milan

editor editor- February 27, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) had the chance to meet with countless European, Asian and American travel trade operators whilst ... Read More

Marriott Bonvoy: Marriott International introduces new travel program
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Marriott Bonvoy: Marriott International introduces new travel program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Marriott International is launching a global marketing campaign introducing Marriott Bonvoy, the new name that replaces Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton ... Read More

Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%
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Thomas Cook India: Japan bookings surge 35%

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. has witnessed a significant surge of 35% in bookings for its Cherry Blossom tours to Japan, ... Read More

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Jamaica takes the lead on Global Tourism Resilience Management

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Resilience is everybody’s business. All policymakers in the Caribbean must be concerned about the resilience of their national sectors amid ... Read More

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet
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FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From 23 to 27 January, Madrid will once again become the focus of attention for the international tourism community with ... Read More

71 years old French man to cross Atlantic in a barrel shaped capsule
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71 years old French man to cross Atlantic in a barrel shaped capsule

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 27, 2018

Savin had worked on his vessel for months in the small shipyard of Ares on France's southwest coast. Savin is ... Read More

Catania airport opens with limited flights after Mount Etna volcanic eruptions
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Catania airport opens with limited flights after Mount Etna volcanic eruptions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Italy's Catania airport is reopening after an ash cloud from Mount Etna's latest eruptions forced it to shut down. The ... 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

UNWTO sets up observatory on sustainable tourism in Chengdu
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UNWTO sets up observatory on sustainable tourism in Chengdu

editor editor- October 16, 2012

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) set up an observatory on sustainable tourism in Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province, ... Read More