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Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

visit.brussels, together with the Brussels collective Farm Prod and with the support of the City of Brussels, has developed ... Read More

Chernobyl: The nuclear disaster, the TV show, the disrespect

Chernobyl: The nuclear disaster, the TV show, the disrespect

Instagrammers are flocking to the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant ever since the HBO mini-series "Chernobyl" aired, and the creator ... Read More

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

This year’s Arabian Travel Market witnessed a 106% increase in visitors from China and a 20% increase in international ... Read More

120,000-year-old fossilized prehistoric whale bone found at Oceanside Beach Resorts in California

120,000-year-old fossilized prehistoric whale bone found at Oceanside Beach Resorts in California

After the groundbreaking of Oceanside’s two beachfront resorts marked a milestone for this Southern California city’s tourism industry. The ... Read More

Fiji and Dominican Republic:  Healthy American Tourists die in resort hotels

Fiji and Dominican Republic: Healthy American Tourists die in resort hotels

Add Fiji to the list of now two countries where four healthy American visitors died within a week on ... Read More

Lifestyle hotel for millennials will open its doors in Japan

Lifestyle hotel for millennials will open its doors in Japan

Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Company, Ltd. will launch the third hotel of its "CANVAS" line, The Royal Park ... Read More

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to restore Cartagena’s architectural gems

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to restore Cartagena’s architectural gems

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, and San Francisco Investments, a subsidiary of Valorem, a business group with ownership of ... Read More

Tourism Nova Scotia and WestJet Airlines launch London taxi campaign

Tourism Nova Scotia and WestJet Airlines launch London taxi campaign

Tourism Nova Scotia announced a new London taxi campaign in partnership with Canadian airline WestJet. With a fleet of ... Read More

UNWTO: Local residents remain largely positive to urban tourism

UNWTO: Local residents remain largely positive to urban tourism

A global survey conducted by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and IPSOS shows a positive picture of local residents’ ... Read More

Wyndham Destinations is opening new resorts

Wyndham Destinations is opening new resorts

Wyndham Destinations  launches new club brand identities, and shakes up timeshare with urban resort openings and evolution across the ... Read More

2019 Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Development Conference to focus on climate risk, other pressing issues

2019 Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Development Conference to focus on climate risk, other pressing issues

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), in partnership with the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority (SVGTA), will be ... Read More

A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?

A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?

Where can you find a piece of American history and ancient culture like no other place else? Where can ... Read More

Rip-off Greek-style: US tourists charged $937 for simple lunch at Mykonos restaurant

Rip-off Greek-style: US tourists charged $937 for simple lunch at Mykonos restaurant

DK Oyster restaurant on the Greek tourist island of Mykonos charged American tourists 830 euros ($937) for six portions ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX ... Read More

Reinventing the Travel Marketing Conference

Reinventing the Travel Marketing Conference

SEE – an acronym for Seek, Explore, Experience – will bring together the world’s smartest (and coolest) travel and ... Read More

Would you travel nude or naked?

Would you travel nude or naked?

Face Forward. Please! Traveling sucks the moisture out of our skin! We may start the journey looking terrific and ... Read More

Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge

Mauritius Minister of Tourism on the China Challenge

Anil Gayan, Minister of Tourism on Wednesday, delivered this speech on what he called the “China challenge.” It was ... 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

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 ... Read More

Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told

Personalize and remove friction for customers, Gulf travel companies told

Gulf-based travel and hospitality companies that use disruptive technologies to boost personalization and remove friction for customers are likely ... Read More

Arabian Travel Market Global Stage: Saudi Arabia Tourism Trends

Arabian Travel Market Global Stage: Saudi Arabia Tourism Trends

Saudi Arabia’s growing tourism sector will be one of over 40 key travel and tourism trends under the spotlight ... Read More

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association’s research shows membership’s rising impact

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association’s research shows membership’s rising impact

Today the LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) announce the results of independent research revealing the make-up of the ... Read More

Senior tourist dies at Grand Canyon after fall

Senior tourist dies at Grand Canyon after fall

A 70-year-old tourist fell to her death yesterday, Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Grand Canyon in the US ... Read More

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Ghana Tourism is a big business and full of surprises. This is also true for  Mr Guru, Ghanaian,  a ... Read More

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more ... Read More

US tourists vanish in Dominican Republic between hotel and airport

US tourists vanish in Dominican Republic between hotel and airport

American tourists, Orlando Moore, 43, and Portia Ravenelle, 32, were set to return to their Mount Vernon, New York, ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive sits on Tourism Panel at the sixth Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress in Dubai

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive sits on Tourism Panel at the sixth Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress in Dubai

Seychelles was bestowed with high honours as the destination was represented at the Tourism Panel at the Destination Wedding ... Read More

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

Young elephant shot 13 times: Tourists watched in horror

Balule Associated Nature Reserve has justified the killing of a young elephant bull in front of tourists as an ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But ... Read More

VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit

VIA Outlets to introduce their shopping destinations at World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit

VIA Outlets – the newest and fastest growing owner operator of outlet shopping destinations in Europe – will introduce ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s ... Read More

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

Cape Town, South Africa, was selected as one of 15 top global destinations to be chosen as ideal subjects ... Read More

Speed Dating Tourism Style @ Javits

Speed Dating Tourism Style @ Javits

Picture it – hundreds of small tables staffed by representatives of destinations, hotels, attractions – from Australia to Rwanda ... Read More