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Swiss Space Tourism: A ticket to ride for US$100

Swiss Space Tourism: A ticket to ride for US$100

Boris Otter, future space tourist, is creating a federation of astronaut enthusiasts: an extraordinary opportunity where 5 winning individuals ... Read More

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car ... Read More

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

The world’s largest luxury cruise operator, Carnival Corporation, emitted more pollution in the form of nearly 10 times more ... Read More

China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’

China warns students planning to study in US to ‘strengthen risk assessment’

The government of China warned its citizens on Monday of the risk in planning to study abroad at an ... Read More

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

Russian visitors are coming to Asia Pacific in record numbers

It’s a boom time for Russian arrivals in Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, thanks to a doubling in seat capacity on ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA ... Read More

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

Is the airport a weak link in your cruise vacation?

You are treated like royalty once you board your cruise ship. It’s why you love cruise vacations. Unless the ... Read More

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

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

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

Travel Oregon’s “Only Slightly Exaggerated” campaign

Travel Oregon’s “Only Slightly Exaggerated” campaign

Inspired by the viral success of the "Only Slightly Exaggerated" campaign last spring, Travel Oregon is launching part two ... Read More

What smart travelers know

What smart travelers know

A record-breaking number of Americans are traveling, but most are unprepared for the journey - more than 90% of ... Read More

Airbus received 58 orders for jets in March

Airbus received 58 orders for jets in March

Airbus received orders for 58 jetliners in March – led by the A350 XWB widebody family in transactions that ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

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

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions: A paragon of wellness and vitality

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions: A paragon of wellness and vitality

The ancient art and science of Ayurveda was developed thousands of years ago in the Indian Subcontinent and is ... Read More

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions – a paragon of wellness and vitality

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions – a paragon of wellness and vitality

The ancient art and science of Ayurveda was developed thousands of years ago in the Indian Subcontinent and is ... Read More

New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center

New Delhi welcomes new Qatar Visa Center

At the new Qatar Visa Center in New Delhi, India, work visa applicants for the State of Qatar will ... Read More

U.S. Visa for Cubans:  Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions

U.S. Visa for Cubans: Cuban tourists face harsh restrictions

The U.S. Embassy in Cuba posted a bomb-shell message on their website today, punishing Cuban citizen and the travel ... Read More

Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport

Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport

Alaska Airlines today launched nonstop service to Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport (PAE) in Everett, Washington from Mineta San Jose ... Read More

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years

Air freight – worst performance in the last three years

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ... Read More

World’s most “punctual” airlines (the results are sad)

World’s most “punctual” airlines (the results are sad)

Any passenger planning on boarding a long-haul flight, which includes any flight that requires five or more hours of ... Read More

Travel Marketing To and Protecting Visiting Children

Travel Marketing To and Protecting Visiting Children

One of the most difficult segments of the tourism industry to which to market protect the children or young adult segment, ... Read More

FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway

FAA changes environmental review of Charlotte-Douglas International Airport runway

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has decided to convert the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed new runway ... Read More

Star Alliance partners with Skyscanner

Star Alliance partners with Skyscanner

Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, has partnered with Skyscanner, the world’s travel search engine, to allow travellers ... Read More

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

Air Astana reports $5.3 million net profit in 2018

Air Astana has declared unaudited net profit for 2018 of US$5.3m, driven by higher revenues and higher jet fuel ... Read More

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

Yesterday, Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau (BHCVB) held a breakfast at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills for City ... Read More

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

CEO of the IMEX Group Carina Bauer graduated from Oxford University, UK, in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in 1998, ... Read More

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Seychelles will be more accessible to the outside world starting February 6, 2019, as Kenya Airways introduces additional flights ... Read More

IATA chief: Flat air freight demand growth is a big disappointment

IATA chief: Flat air freight demand growth is a big disappointment

Newly released IATA data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight ton kilometers (FTKs), was ... Read More

Why travel to Alaska in the Winter?

Why travel to Alaska in the Winter?

The U.S. State of Alaska is known to be a popular summer destination. It's widely known Alaska is very ... Read More

Travel better with children during the holidays

Travel better with children during the holidays

Millions of North Americans travel for the holidays to spend time with family and friends, many with children in ... Read More

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

Israel: A vibrant market for hospitality investment

The inaugural Israel Hotel Investment Summit (IHIS) took place at the Hilton Tel Aviv in November 2018. Part of ... Read More