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Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
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Russian Convention Bureau participated in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

The key theme of RCB's participation at SPIEF'2109, presented in various formats was "Politics and Business: Effective Interaction for Development ... Read More

Brave new world: Bizarre air travel ideas dreamt up by aviation industry
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Brave new world: Bizarre air travel ideas dreamt up by aviation industry

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Dutch KLM recently unveiled its latest flight concept, the Flying V, designed to have passengers seated literally inside the wings ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

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

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
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When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- 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

Inns of Monterey celebrates summer
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Inns of Monterey celebrates summer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

John Steinbeck so aptly said, "Many a trip continues long after movement in time and space have ceased." In honor ... Read More

Arkansas tourism is open for business!
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Arkansas tourism is open for business!

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Summertime is fun time in Arkansas, and our state is open for business and waiting to welcome you to The ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

Kazakhstan PM goes all out inspecting ongoing tourism and infrastructure improvement
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Kazakhstan PM goes all out inspecting ongoing tourism and infrastructure improvement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019

Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin visited the East Kazakhstan, Almaty and Karaganda regions on a  working trip to check the ... Read More

Exploring America in a RV: Lifestyle travel for 15 million Americans
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Exploring America in a RV: Lifestyle travel for 15 million Americans

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

An annual survey by the RV Industry Association finds that 88% of RV owners in the United States plan to ... Read More

National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit
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National Park Tourism in Hawaii are big business: $734 Million in Economic Benefit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 4.8 million visitors to national parks in Hawaii spent $526 million ... Read More

Carnival Sunrise named by godmother Kelly Arison at Manhattan Cruise Terminal
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Carnival Sunrise named by godmother Kelly Arison at Manhattan Cruise Terminal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Following a $200 million dry dock that is already generating raves from guests sailing on its first cruises out of ... Read More

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation
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48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

48 million Americans say they would skip a credit card payment before they’d skip a vacation, according a new survey ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $4.52 billion in the first quarter of 2019, a decrease of ... Read More

Dusit International makes its grand debut  in Qatar
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Dusit International makes its grand debut in Qatar

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

With a view to capture major market share in Qatar’s hospitality sector, Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and ... Read More

Indian travelers expected to spend $136 billion by 2021
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Indian travelers expected to spend $136 billion by 2021

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

The Indian traveler has come of age, spending approximately $94 billion in 2018, on around 2 billion domestic and international ... Read More

$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake
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$3.6 billion airport redevelopment and new convention hotel in Salt Lake

editor editor- April 23, 2019

Salt Lake City in the state of Utah in the US is booming, with projects like the $3.6 billion redevelopment ... Read More

How does India travel? Let us count the 94 billion ways
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How does India travel? Let us count the 94 billion ways

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

Bain & Company and Google India are together launching a report on “How Does India Travel.” According to the report, ... Read More

A dog’s paradise unveiled at Melia Orlando Suite Hotel
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A dog’s paradise unveiled at Melia Orlando Suite Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Meliá Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration, a hotel near the magic of Disney World and Universal Studios, has just opened ... Read More

U.S. Travel welcomes Bernhardt DOI confirmation
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U.S. Travel welcomes Bernhardt DOI confirmation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

U.S. Travel President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the Senate confirmation of David Bernhardt as secretary ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down
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Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.39 billion in February 2019, a decrease of 2.7 percent compared ... Read More

An Evening in Full Swing with Biggles Big Band at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Huahin
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An Evening in Full Swing with Biggles Big Band at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Huahin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

The swing excitement has recently revisited Hua Hin as Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin welcomed Biggles Big Band ... Read More

Reimagining tourism for the future
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Reimagining tourism for the future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

In the last decade or so, tourism has positioned itself as a critical variable in the development planning space and ... Read More

Tokyo named Asia’s Best “Bleisure” City
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Tokyo named Asia’s Best “Bleisure” City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

As corporate travel booms across Asia-Pacific, the concept of bleisure is gaining traction, spurring the region's cities to better integrate ... Read More

Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins
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Arkansas Tourism: Ark Tank wins

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The first Ark Tank, a startup pitch competition developed by Arkansas Tourism in partnership with Innovate Arkansas at Winrock International, ... Read More

International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team
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International developer of private boutique resorts welcomes industry experts to lead team

editor editor- February 25, 2019

Timbers Resorts, a luxury hospitality brand, announced the appointment of Damon Kolb as Development Manager and Ryan Bell as Corporate ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company introduces Taj hotel brand in Rajasthan
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Indian Hotels Company introduces Taj hotel brand in Rajasthan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company introduces its Taj hotel brand to Alwar in Rajasthan. ... Read More

Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference
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Berchtesgadener welcomes UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has selected Berchtesgaden, Germany as the venue for the 4th UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism Conference ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitors spent $17.82 billion in 2018
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Hawaii Tourism: Visitors spent $17.82 billion in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent $17.82 billion in 2018, an increase of 6.8 percent compared to 2017, according to ... Read More

Delta Air Lines helps re-open Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park
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Delta Air Lines helps re-open Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park in Atlanta, which has been closed due to lack of federal appropriations, ... Read More

Hawaii Island has a new tourist hotspot in the making
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Hawaii Island has a new tourist hotspot in the making

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 11, 2019

Hawaii Island, also known as the Big Island of Hawaii welcomes a new tourism hotspot in the making. It'a new ... Read More

$108.5 million awarded for Port Canaveral new cruise terminal construction
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$108.5 million awarded for Port Canaveral new cruise terminal construction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

The Canaveral Port Authority Board of Commissioners unanimously approved at a special meeting on Tuesday awarding Merritt Island-based Ivey’s Construction ... Read More

Annual Winter Gray Whale Watch Week to bring visitors to Oregon
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Annual Winter Gray Whale Watch Week to bring visitors to Oregon

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018

The Oregon Coast on the U.S. Pacific Coastline will be once again a place to be to watch migrating gray ... Read More

One to Five Star Hotels in Taiwan: What it means
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One to Five Star Hotels in Taiwan: What it means

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018

The Taiwan Star Hotel Association has the important task of rating hotels. The evaluation for star-rated hotels has five degrees, from one ... Read More

5 SPA trends for 2019 Revealed
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5 SPA trends for 2019 Revealed

editor editor- December 24, 2018

The most exciting 2019 SPA trends are good news for nature and lovers. Read More

Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun
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Airbus appoints Philippe Mhun

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 13, 2018

Airbus SE  has appointed Philippe Mhun, 56, as Chief Programmes and Services Officer for Airbus Commercial Aircraft, effective 01 January ... Read More

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