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Popular tourist beaches in northern New Zealand have been closed after oil leaking from a stranded cargo ship began washing up on the shore.
Visitor numbers for Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida dropped in the wake of the disaster that caused 205.8m gallons to spill some 18 months ago.
(eTN) - The recent grounding of a cargo vessel carrying rice to the Ivory Coast on a reef off the Mauritius shoreline has caused concerns of a potential oil spillage, which could be hugely damaging to
Florida seen the physical damage of the BP oil spill, now it's seeing the economic damage.Visit Florida is doing the math on the oil spill's negative effects on state tourism.
Governor Charlie Crist today met with tourism and hospitality industry leaders in Fort Lauderdale to hear their recommendations for promoting Florida as a vacation and travel destination in the wake o
Dalian, China - Holidaymakers in northeastern China have been seen swimming in the sea near the site of a huge oil spill, which could have serious consequences for their health, Greenpeace said Sunday
Perception is the wild card in how the oil disaster will affect the Gulf coast region's travel revenue, according to analysis conducted by Oxford Economics for the U.S. Travel Association.
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. — Efforts to cap the oil well are under way.
Some of the world’s biggest hotel chains and travel companies are offering “beach guarantees” to lure visitors back to Florida and the Gulf States, where tourism is reeling from the worst enviro
WASHINGTON — The BP oil spill has hammered the fishing and tourism industries along the Gulf of Mexico. But it appears the economic damage to the rest of the nation will be limited.
Responding to overwhelming concerns about whether booking a beach vacation anywhere along the Florida Gulf Coast is a good idea at this point prompted Orbitz to make an offer to anyone who wants to vi
MIAMI - Carnival won't sail its cruise ships at night through the Gulf of Mexico. It's too hard to spot the oil then.
As oil fouls Gulf beaches, savvy souls sail the Sargasso Sea, some 1,600 miles away.
With tar balls washing up on some Florida Panhandle beaches, the state's largest industry could take a huge hit.
SINGAPORE – Singapore closed beaches along 7.2 kilometers (4.5 miles) of its east coast as an oil spill from a damaged tanker continued to spread Thursday.
KEY WEST, Fla. — Florida tourism officials are taking to the airwaves to try and combat worries over the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
A Coast tourism official says Southeast Atlantic resort areas are using “guerilla marketing” techniques to take away this region’s tourism dollars as misinformation on the meandering oil spill s
MIAMI — Park rangers discovered 20 "tar balls" on a Key West shore, prompting alarm Tuesday that the first sign of the massive BP oil spill had washed up on a Florida shore.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Gov.
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