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Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in ... Read More

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

Ebola is gaining attention in Uganda while tourism remains safe. This is a tough message to sell, but authorities ... Read More

Second largest airport in the world about to open

Second largest airport in the world about to open

The new Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its first test flights of passenger planes in May 2019. The airport's ... Read More

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett has hailed Sandals Resorts as a prime example of indigenous companies in ... Read More

AFRAA and IATA share common aviation vision

AFRAA and IATA share common aviation vision

AFRAA and IATA share a common vision – the development of a safe, secure and sustainable aviation industry in ... Read More

Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Seabourn, a cruise line, is giving travelers yet another look at more stunningly designed guest suites on its two ... Read More

Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation

Conrad Bali announces completion of rejuvenation

Conrad Bali, a beachfront resort on the southern coast of Bali, today announced the launch of its 85 newly-renovated ... Read More

Holiday Inn new marketing campaign is launched

Holiday Inn new marketing campaign is launched

IHG Hotels & Resorts announces the launch of a global marketing campaign for the company's two largest brands, Holiday ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the new 220-room AC Marriott Kingston Hotel scheduled to start taking guests ... Read More

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the ... Read More

The Royal Portfolio announces new Director of Sales & Marketing

The Royal Portfolio announces new Director of Sales & Marketing

The Royal Portfolio, the renowned family-owned collection of luxury hotels and resorts throughout South Africa, has announced the promotion ... Read More

Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet

Lufthansa uses telemedicine on board its long-haul fleet

As the first airline in the world to do so, Lufthansa has equipped all long–haul aircraft with the mobile ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

U.S. Travel Association: Holds IPW Press Conference and you’re there

Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association President and CEO was the first to speak at the U.S. Travel Association’s IPW ... Read More

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Luxury Cruising: Silversea celebrates silver jubilee

Silversea Cruises serves 25 years as a luxury cruise line. Silversea has unlocked the authentic beauty of the world ... Read More

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

 HIGHLIGHTS Ridership up 5.1% Passenger Revenues up 8.4% Greater accessibility at the Ottawa station Launch of New Fleet Replacement ... Read More

WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion

WoodSpring Suites continues nationwide expansion

WoodSpring Suites has started 2019 with coast-to-coast expansion as one of Choice Hotels International fastest-growing brands. "Every month since ... Read More

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

ILTM: Three consumer archetypes driving wellness and luxury travel in Asia

At the forefront of luxury travel trends, International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Asia Pacific opened in Singapore. To mark ... Read More

Chinese border officials to start checking content of tourists’ smartphones

Chinese border officials to start checking content of tourists’ smartphones

Russian Consulate General in Guangzhou warned Russian tourists about tightening control when entering China. Travelers may be asked to ... Read More

Hard Rock International honors legendary Freddie Mercury

Hard Rock International honors legendary Freddie Mercury

Hard Rock International announced a continuation of its partnership with The Mercury Phoenix Trust, a UK charity created in ... Read More

Equatorial Guinea Tourism: A 5 Star Sofitel Resort, but where are the visitors ?

Equatorial Guinea Tourism: A 5 Star Sofitel Resort, but where are the visitors ?

There is not much known about tourism opportunities in Equatorial Guinea. The country is known as a notoriously closed ... Read More

Organizing the rape of children: A lucrative tourism business for former Israeli soldier

Tourists travel to Colombia often loo0king for drugs and to rape children. This is a  very dark side of ... Read More

Airbus to exhibit at Canada’s global defense and security trade show

Airbus to exhibit at Canada’s global defense and security trade show

On May 29 and 30, at the EY Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Airbus will display a wide range of ... Read More

Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration

Museum of Ice Cream San Francisco launches Pride Celebration

In honor of Pride, Museum of Ice Cream (MOIC) San Francisco is throwing a dedicated celebration the entire month ... Read More

Latest IIPT Peace Park: Iconic Q Station Manly, Sydney Harbour National Park

Latest IIPT Peace Park: Iconic Q Station Manly, Sydney Harbour National Park

The dedication of the second IIPT (International Institute for Peace through Tourism) Global Peace Park in Australia was celebrated ... Read More

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

Move Beyond: Cathay Pacific launches new digital brand

Cathay Pacific celebrates today the start of a new journey with the purpose of moving people forward in life, ... Read More

PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility

PATA Annual Summit 2019: Issues of sustainability and social responsibility

The PATA Annual Summit 2019 (PAS 2019), under the theme ‘Progress with a Purpose’, opened in Cebu, Philippines on ... Read More

Airbus announces major performance improvement to its latest A220 Family aircraft

Airbus announces major performance improvement to its latest A220 Family aircraft

Airbus today announced that the A220 Family aircraft, the newest addition to its single-aisle portfolio, will now be offering ... Read More

BestCities launch Inspiring Young Leaders program

BestCities launch Inspiring Young Leaders program

BestCities Global Alliance has today launched the Inspiring Young Leaders program, and has recognized two associations who have committed ... Read More

Cape Town to chair BestCities board

Cape Town to chair BestCities board

Corne Koch, Head of Cape Town and Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division of WESGRO, has been elected to ... Read More

FITUR 2020 celebrates its 40th anniversary with its most professional and international edition

FITUR 2020 celebrates its 40th anniversary with its most professional and international edition

The next edition of FITUR, organised by IFEMA, will take place at Feria de Madrid from the 22 to ... Read More

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

PATA Youth Symposium empowers the next generation of tourism leaders

The PATA Youth Symposium, hosted by the Department of Tourism, Philippines, took place on the first day of the ... Read More

Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City

Wyndham Garden enters Philippines with first hotel in Quezon City

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,200 properties worldwide, is bringing a fresh ... Read More

Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon

Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon

Today, the Business Development Corporation (SDC) for the Montreal Village and the Ville-Marie borough, alongside Robert Beaudry, City Councilor ... Read More

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO

Continuing Central Hotels’ collaboration with UNICEF, Abdulla Al Abdulla, Chief Operating Officer (C.O.O.) of Central Hotels and member of ... 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

Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists

Pedaling for a purpose? United Airlines assists AIDS/LifeCycle cyclists

United Airlines announced today it is offering an airfare discount and free checked bikes for customers flying to ride ... Read More