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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

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

eTN becomes a SUNx SDG 17 Partner calling for Climate Sanity in Tourism on Earth Day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

In nature, nothing exists alone is the message for Earth Day 2019. Announcing the public launch of its “SDG17 Partners Program” ... Read More

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

“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

Tourism Police on the morning of Friday, January 25, arrested a quack tour operator who had fleeced a family of ... Read More

US Tourism industry presses for shutdown to government shutdown

editor editor- January 17, 2019

Group tour and travel associations from the US Tourism industry came together to urge Congress and the Administration to end ... Read More

Young Balule Elephant shot 13 times before horrified visitors

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Just as the furore about the trophy hunting of the pride male named Skye began abating, another incident has highlighted ... Read More

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

National Safety Council: American children dying while parents get away with it

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 6, 2018

These parents are not terrorists, nor are they criminals, but they get away with killing their children. In the United ... Read More

Former Maldives president urges tourists to be more politically aware

editor editor- October 23, 2012

Mohamed Nasheed, the former president of the Maldives, has called on tourists visiting the Indian Ocean island nation to "be ... Read More

Cruise line pleads guilty in deadly blast

editor editor- May 4, 2008

Five years after the deadliest cruise industry accident in more than a decade, Norwegian Cruise Line has agreed to plead ... Read More