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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre
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Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

An overnight attack on Sunday targeting an ethnic Dogon village in Mali left 95 people dead, local mayor Moulaye Guindo ... Read More

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer
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Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 31, 2019

A staggering 36 percent of respondents during a recent travel trends survey, conducted among a random group of 3,500 consumers ... Read More

Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring
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Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

The European Commission is considering aviation fuel tax that is supposed to reduce carbon emissions by 11 percent and have ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska
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Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicked off the company’s return to Alaska today in their West Coast homeport of ... Read More

Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees
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Memorial Day traffic study finds dire economic cost, public support for user fees

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday released a survey finding that Americans avoided an estimated 47.5 million auto trips due ... Read More

Frankfurt’s diverse tourism portfolio beckons Gulf visitors ahead of summer season
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Frankfurt’s diverse tourism portfolio beckons Gulf visitors ahead of summer season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Frankfurt, the second most frequented city in Germany by GCC tourists, is promoting its myriad of tourist attractions, shopping facilities, ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season
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Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ... Read More

EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference
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EscapeMaker to host all women-led first-ever Virtual Agritourism Conference

editor editor- May 9, 2019

Fourteen women industry experts join forces to create an evergreen educational resource for innkeepers, farmers, winemakers, craft beverage producers and ... Read More

European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead
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European Tourism: Positive start to 2019, but challenges lie ahead

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 9, 2019

According to the European Travel Commission's latest quarterly report, "European Tourism - Trends & Prospects 2019", Europe kicked off 2019 ... Read More

German National Tourist Board wraps up successful participation at Arabian Travel Market
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German National Tourist Board wraps up successful participation at Arabian Travel Market

editor editor- May 8, 2019

The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) together with a host of leading German tourism trade partners, has wrapped up another ... Read More

Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019
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Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 6, 2019

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

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018
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UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Finland welcomed almost 12,000 tourists from the UAE in 2018 revealed Visit Finland, the Finnish tourist authority, as it returned ... Read More

UK leaps to second place as most important tourism source market for Germany
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UK leaps to second place as most important tourism source market for Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

The UK has leapt into second place worldwide as the most important source market for incoming overnights to Germany. Only ... Read More

28 killed in Portugal bus crash, many German tourists
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28 killed in Portugal bus crash, many German tourists

editor editor- April 17, 2019

A bus reported to be carrying tourists, including many from Germany, crashed on the island of Madeira in Portugal, killing ... Read More

How is Germany doing on its goal of 2 million Indian tourists?
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How is Germany doing on its goal of 2 million Indian tourists?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- April 17, 2019

At an annual media meeting today, April 16, in Delhi, India, Romit Theophilus, Director of Marketing & Sales Office India ... Read More

Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020
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Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

In 2020, Princess Cruises guests will enjoy the welcoming spirit and idyllic islands of French Polynesia when the cruise line ... Read More

GCC produces 1.8 million overnight stays in Germany during 2018
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GCC produces 1.8 million overnight stays in Germany during 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

The German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has announced that it will be showcasing a range of key destinations at Arabian ... Read More

New Ethiopian crash report: What happened in the final moments?
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New Ethiopian crash report: What happened in the final moments?

editor editor- April 3, 2019

The newest report that broke overnight about the Ethiopian airline crash states that the pilots initially followed Boeing's emergency procedure ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains
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Nepal Tourism Board CEO: Tourists not affected in deadly storm in remote southern plains

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Tourists in Nepal are not affected in today's deadly storm. The Nepal Prime minister KP Sharma Oli expressed his condolences in ... Read More

Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020
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Holland America Line explores Mexican Riviera in 2019-2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Holland America Line guests looking to bask in the Mexican Riviera's sun-kissed climate and vibrant culture will have 20 cruises ... Read More

Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England
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Holland America Line sets sail for coastal towns of Canada and New England

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

In 2020 Holland America Line's Amsterdam, Zaandam and Zuiderdam will transport guests to the stunning coastlines and historic cities of ... Read More

Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer
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Williamsburg Tourism Council selects Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The Williamsburg Tourism Council (WTC) is pleased to announce that Vicki Cimino has been selected as their new Executive Director/Chief ... Read More

UK remains 3rd most important European source market for Germany incoming; Ireland passes half million mark
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UK remains 3rd most important European source market for Germany incoming; Ireland passes half million mark

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019

2019 – with an increase of 4% in overnight stays, the German National Tourist Office UK and Ireland (GNTO) has ... Read More

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018
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Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019

Seattle and King Country saw record visitor volume, expenditures, tax contributions and travel-related employment for Seattle and King County in ... Read More

Dubai welcomed almost 16 million international overnight visitors in 2018
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Dubai welcomed almost 16 million international overnight visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

According to the latest data released today by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), Dubai hosted 15.92 ... Read More

Cologne Tourism: Moderate growth at a high level in 2018
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Cologne Tourism: Moderate growth at a high level in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

Moderate growth at a high level: that’s a short summary of Cologne’s successful tourism year 2018. After very positive growth ... Read More

Badass women dominating adventure travel
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Badass women dominating adventure travel

editor editor- February 22, 2019

In honor of International Women’s Day (IWD), Friday, March 8, 2019, these inspiring travel professionals are working to make outdoor ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth returns to Australia
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Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth returns to Australia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced that it’s second largest ship, Queen Elizabeth will return to Australia for an unparalleled ... Read More

New Island Paradise Mergui Archipelago: Chic eco-resort opening
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New Island Paradise Mergui Archipelago: Chic eco-resort opening

editor editor- February 13, 2019

A chic, back-to-nature resort. Awei Pila,  has opened recently in the remote tropical Mergui archipelago, off the coast of southern ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events
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IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Answering the question ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the ... Read More

Indian tourists flock to Austria
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Indian tourists flock to Austria

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Austria continues to draw more and more Indians and the situation is only going to get better, considering new developments ... Read More

World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch
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World’s most northerly “Grand Dame” hotel set to relaunch

editor editor- February 6, 2019

First opened in 1870 to welcome aristocratic Britons in search of the world's best salmon fishing, Trondheim's Britannia Hotel will ... Read More

Japan Tourism launches new website and video series
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Japan Tourism launches new website and video series

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has announced the launch of a new website and video series dedicated to the ... Read More

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is
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In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

editor editor- February 1, 2019

As former Secretary General of the UNWTO, the specialized agency of the UN mandated with promoting healthy and sustainable tourism, ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda announces new Chairperson of the Tourism Authority Board of Directors and US Director of Tourism
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Antigua and Barbuda announces new Chairperson of the Tourism Authority Board of Directors and US Director of Tourism

editor editor- January 30, 2019

The Honorable Minister of Tourism and Investment Charles ‘Max’ Fernandez, has announced the appointment of Mrs. Lorraine Headley-Raeburn as Chairperson ... Read More