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“Eid Season” in Saudi Arabia attracts 5 million visitors in 5 days

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

"Eid Season" in Saudi Arabia attracted 5 million visitors in 5 days. This year's season was featured by hosting more ... Read More

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

Linda Hohnholz Linda Hohnholz- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

Qatar Airways recognized for its commitment to preventing illegal endangered wildlife trade

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Qatar Airways is today celebrating becoming the world’s first airline to achieve a new industry standard for the prevention of ... Read More

Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Leaders are in Nepal

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

The Nepal Tourism Board under the leadership of their CEO Deepak Joshi is positioning the country as a global center ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

Pittsburgh Tourism launches national marketing campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

VisitPITTSBURGH introduced a new national marketing campaign, Pull Up A Chair, You Are Welcomed Here, that promotes Pittsburgh as a ... Read More

Airbus selects seven finalist teams to shape the future of aerospace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Airbus experts have selected seven teams for the 2019 final of world-class competition Fly Your Ideas which invites students from ... Read More

Dame Alice Walker will headline Anguilla Lit Fest 2019

editor editor- April 3, 2019

The Anguilla Tourist Board is pleased to announce an impressive line-up of international artists scheduled to appear at the 8th ... Read More

Industry veteran named new exec at Starboard Cruise Services

editor editor- March 26, 2019

Starboard Cruise Services has announced the appointment of Brenda Yester Baty as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). In this newly-created role, ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

Reunion Island NRL viaduct: Now that’s a road trip!

mm Alain St.Ange- March 18, 2019

"The new NRL 974 - the Didier Robert Highway as it is referred to across the island - is a ... Read More

Speed Dating Tourism Style @ Javits

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 9, 2019

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

How Qatar Airways Tackles Global Wildlife Crime

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Qatar Airways has launched an industry-leading training programme focused on preventing illegal wildlife trafficking. The bespoke e-learning package, developed by ... Read More

Win $2,000 to plan a trip around the world

editor editor- February 5, 2019

One globetrotter's dream trip will come true if named the winner of an online travel competition. The winner will earn ... Read More

Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019

mm Alain St.Ange- January 22, 2019

A global survey of Facebook posts, commissioned by Huawei on the occasion of launching their latest smart phone, brought about ... Read More

Travel in America: Places that demand a hashtag

editor editor- January 10, 2019

New study shows men have a more active social (media) life, admitting to using the hashtag multiple times a day ... Read More

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Faithful to the origins and, according to tradition from the will of St. Francis to revive in a natural setting ... Read More

Marriott manager takes on Hawaii Tourism: What is his vision?

editor editor- December 28, 2018

The new President and CEO of the HTA, Chris Tatum, has his roots in Hawaii’s tourism. Read More

Mekong Tourism launches new visual storytelling campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

The “Mekong From Above” aerial photo and video contest, the first of its kind in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), ... Read More

Maharashtra Tourism is spinning – but not out of control

editor editor- December 18, 2018

Maharashtra Tourism has introduced bicycles at tourist spots, Ganpatipule and Mahabaleshwar, promoting the noble cause of sustainability and eco-tourism. Read More

Arabian Travel Market: New director for World Travel Market Portfolio

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018

Arabian Travel Market (ATM), part of the World Travel Market portfolio, has boosted its executive team with the appointment of ... 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

Guam shows strong presence at 2017 Mode Tour Travel Mart

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 28, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and its tourism partners recently returned from promoting the island at the fourth annual Mode ... Read More

Appointment of new industry travel agency commissioners

editor editor- January 17, 2009

Recently, the travel agency and airline industry representative organizations (ECTAA, UFTAA, WTAAA and IATA) jointly appointed travel agency commissioners to ... Read More