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Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion
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Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

Le Méridien is an upscale, international hotel brand with a European perspective, formerly headquartered in France and in the United ... Read More

Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat announces new leadership appointments
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Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat announces new leadership appointments

editor editor- June 7, 2019

Canyon Ranch today announced new hires for its forthcoming brand extension - Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat, opening in Woodside, California, ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms
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Travel Trends Index: Steady April growth, but international outlook alarms

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

Overall travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.0% in April, including an expected 5.6% recovery surge in year-over-year international ... Read More

African Tourism Board President will speak at the IATA Regional Aviation Forum in Ghana
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African Tourism Board President will speak at the IATA Regional Aviation Forum in Ghana

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

The African Tourism Board knows the importance of connectivity for the growing travel and tourism industry to the continent.  African ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

5 Money-Saving Tips While Traveling
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5 Money-Saving Tips While Traveling

editor editor- May 16, 2019

Now that you’ve done your research on your next destination for your trip, it is time to gear up and ... Read More

Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later
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Passenger Safety: Boeing puts pressure on FAA to get Boeing 737MAX flying and worry later

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2019

Airlines are desperate getting their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX flying again. The recertification process of the 737 MAX will ... Read More

International inbound travel to US falls by whopping 5.4 percent
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International inbound travel to US falls by whopping 5.4 percent

editor editor- May 8, 2019

What caused the big dip in international inbound travel in the United States this past March? Could it really have ... Read More

Spain’s secret: Txakoli wines
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Spain’s secret: Txakoli wines

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- May 4, 2019

The first mention of Txakoli (pronounced cha-ko-lee) wines dates back to 1520. The wine was locally consumed and rarely enjoyed ... Read More

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 factory, ... Read More

Four Seasons launches Bali’s first hotel arrival by river raft
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Four Seasons launches Bali’s first hotel arrival by river raft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Famed for its dramatic treetop arrival via a suspension bridge, the World’s #1 Hotel is now offering guests a 180-degree ... Read More

North Korea abandoning tourism? Test fires weapon
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North Korea abandoning tourism? Test fires weapon

editor editor- April 17, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un today witnessed the test-firing of a new type of tactical guided weapon. The Korean ... Read More

Strongest year-by-year growth in a decade expected
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Strongest year-by-year growth in a decade expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

The number of business trips and the cost of those trips is set to rise in 2019, according to the ... Read More

Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond
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Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

A day to promote environmental awareness and bring attention to the protection of the planet, Earth Day is celebrated in ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX’s disasters could impair global Artificial Intelligence development
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Boeing 737 MAX’s disasters could impair global Artificial Intelligence development

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Two deadly crashes involving Boeing’s newest airplane in less than six months puts in jeopardy not only the credibility of ... Read More

Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight
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Italy travel: Destination Baia and Latina steps into the video limelight

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 21, 2019

In 2017,  “The Year of the  Borghi” was celebrated in Italy. According to the directive of the former Minister, Dario ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city
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2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent ... Read More

Challenging start to 2019 for hotels in mainland Europe
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Challenging start to 2019 for hotels in mainland Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Profit per room at hotels in mainland Europe fell by 9.1 percent year-over-year in January—the largest margin of decline in ... Read More

Surrey introduces world’s first AI-powered travel guide
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Surrey introduces world’s first AI-powered travel guide

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The University of Surrey has developed the world’s first AI-powered travel guide to work alongside Cornwall and the Isles of ... Read More

How Bob Marley is still a top tourism driver to Jamaica
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How Bob Marley is still a top tourism driver to Jamaica

editor editor- February 22, 2019

In today’s hectic times, Bob Marley & The Wailers’ new “Easy Skanking” video serves as a carefree reminder to celebrate ... Read More

From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month
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From Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden: Morrison Hotel Gallery kicks off Grunge Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Happy Birthday Kurt Cobain! In honor of what would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, Morrison Hotel Gallery is announcing ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion
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European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

Six destinations to become leaders of Salento’s 2019 tourist season
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Six destinations to become leaders of Salento’s 2019 tourist season

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Salento, located at the southern end of Apulia in Southern Italy, keeps building up its image and the consequent increase ... Read More

Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge
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Travel Trends Index: Domestic business travel projected to surge

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.6 percent year-over-year in December, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average
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Increase in Chinese visitors outstrips global average

editor editor- February 5, 2019

The Chinese are heading to Europe in ever-greater numbers to celebrate their New Year this week (February 4-10).  Bookings to ... Read More

2018 second consecutive year of large gains for European hotels
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2018 second consecutive year of large gains for European hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Hotels in Europe suffered a 2.7-percent year-on-year decline in profit per room in December, yet still, annual GOPPAR rose 9.2 ... Read More

What is challenging the hotel industry this year?
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What is challenging the hotel industry this year?

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The increase in mobile traffic and the importance of metasearch engines, the emergence of voice searches and the need to ... Read More

South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy
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South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 24, 2019

A just-released UN report, provides facts and figures to show the importance of South Asia Tourism. Read More

14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019
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14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

From 14 to 17 February, Bright Brussels, Festival of Light will showcase the historic heart of Brussels. Large-scale lighting installations ... Read More

Four foreign tourists killed, dozens injured in Cuba bus crash
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Four foreign tourists killed, dozens injured in Cuba bus crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 12, 2019

Tour bus carrying 40 passengers, including 22 foreign tourists from Argentina, Canada, Spain, the United States, France, the Netherlands and ... Read More

International inbound travel expected to peter out
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International inbound travel expected to peter out

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The growth of both international and domestic travel are projected to decelerate in the first few months of 2019. Read More

CTO Secretary General: 2019 outlook is bright for the Caribbean
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CTO Secretary General: 2019 outlook is bright for the Caribbean

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

As the Caribbean tourism sector prepares to welcome the New Year, we look forward to 2019 with a sense of ... Read More

IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black
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IATA: Airlines heading for a decade in the black

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecasts the global airline industry net profit to be $35.5 billion in 2019, slightly ... Read More

Air Cargo Cargo is a tough business
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Air Cargo Cargo is a tough business

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 5, 2018

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

PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017
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PATA announces Grand and Gold Awards winners 2017

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 27, 2017

Winners of the 2017 PATA Grand and Gold Awards are announced today by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). These ... Read More

122K visitors experience Guam in April
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122K visitors experience Guam in April

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- May 11, 2017

“More visitors have discovered our beautiful and pristine island. We have more milestones to celebrate as April arrival numbers have ... Read More

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