Tag: South Pacific

Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake
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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2019

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, 600 ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Fiji and Dominican Republic:  Healthy American Tourists die in resort hotels
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Fiji and Dominican Republic: Healthy American Tourists die in resort hotels

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 6, 2019

Add Fiji to the list of now two countries where four healthy American visitors died within a week on mysterious ... Read More

Air New Zealand to add Boeing 787 Dreamliners
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Air New Zealand to add Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

Boeing and Star Alliance member Air New Zealand today announced the airline plans to add the largest 787 Dreamliner model ... Read More

FestPac 2020: Arts and Culture never shown in Hawaii with Guam taking a key role
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FestPac 2020: Arts and Culture never shown in Hawaii with Guam taking a key role

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Many tourists visiting Hawaii from June 10-21 do not know, that the biggest arts and the cultureal festival is hosted ... Read More

Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board
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Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

Strong recognition for the Solomon Islands on the international tourism stage and huge kudos for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ... Read More

Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa supports ambitious tree planting goal for Samoa
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Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa supports ambitious tree planting goal for Samoa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

As part of Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa’s ever-evolving efforts to ensure a healthier and greener earth, the team is ... Read More

Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships
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Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri announced today the signing of the final contracts for the construction of two next-generation 175,000-ton cruise ships, ... Read More

Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”
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Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

"I'm still in shock at the news coming from Christchurch today. To any Muslims, both in New Zealand and around ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019
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The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

editor editor- March 14, 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s no ... Read More

Air Vanuatu is counting on Airbus for fleet expansion
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Air Vanuatu is counting on Airbus for fleet expansion

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Air Vanuatu, the national flag carrier of the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, has signed a firm order with Airbus ... Read More

Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support
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Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

In recognition of World Cancer Day today, Holland America Line announced that during the recent O, The Oprah Magazine "Girls' ... Read More

Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange
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Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Tourism Solomons has confirmed the second annual ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange will take place in Honiara on 05 July ... Read More

Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025
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Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

The Solomon Islands government is looking to the tourism sector to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025, in the process ... Read More

South Pacific Sustainable Tourism Network committed to safeguarding the region
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South Pacific Sustainable Tourism Network committed to safeguarding the region

editor editor- December 19, 2018

The South Pacific Sustainable Tourism Network is bringing together like-minded stakeholders from across the region, including individuals, businesses, government agencies, ... Read More

Perth Region Tourism Organization announces new chair
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Perth Region Tourism Organization announces new chair

editor editor- December 18, 2018

Perth Region Tourism Organization Inc. (PRTO) today elected Meade to replace outgoing Chair Longley Read More

Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship
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Sacred places: Many spiritual sites can be visited via cruise ship

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

There are 100+ cruise itineraries that provide access to sacred places – worldwide sites of healing, guidance, and divine inspiration. ... Read More

Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes
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Giant expansion of United Airlines International Routes

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

United Airlines today announced its largest ever international network expansion from its hub at San Francisco International Airport. The airline ... Read More

Guam shows strong presence at 2017 Mode Tour Travel Mart
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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

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The history of the SMS Cormoran II

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2017

Tamuning, Guam – On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the ... Read More

Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent
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Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2016

eTN this week attended FESTPAC hosted on the U.S. West Pacific island of Guam. It's a festival of cultures and ... Read More

FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent
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FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The stadium was full. Thousands of spectators unable to get into the Guam stadium today watched the FESTPAC opening ceremony ... Read More

Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight
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Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The blue continent is in the spotlight of the world today, and the center is the American island of Guam. ... Read More

Santa Cruz Islands rocked by 3 quakes
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Santa Cruz Islands rocked by 3 quakes

editor editor- February 6, 2013

The US Geological Survey reported a strong 8.0-magnitude quake struck the Santa Cruz Islands in the South Pacific today February ... Read More

Air Tahiti Nui flights more enjoyable with major fleet upgrade
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Air Tahiti Nui flights more enjoyable with major fleet upgrade

editor editor- February 5, 2013

South Pacific carrier Air Tahiti Nui has announced a multi-million dollar overhaul of its aircraft including a new in-flight entertainment ... Read More

After the waves
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After the waves

editor editor- April 6, 2011

LALOMANU BEACH, Samoa - One early morning less than two years ago, Sili Apelu had no clue that in a ... Read More

PATA submits Tourism Investment Vehicle study to EU’s Centre for Development of Enterprise
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PATA submits Tourism Investment Vehicle study to EU’s Centre for Development of Enterprise

editor editor- February 22, 2011

BANGKOK, Thailand - The conclusion of the second and final stage of PATA’s South Pacific, Tourism Investment Vehicle initiative has ... Read More

Holland America ships to sail Hawaii and Tahiti explorations in 2011, 2012
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Holland America ships to sail Hawaii and Tahiti explorations in 2011, 2012

editor editor- December 16, 2010

SEATTLE - In fall of 2011 and winter of 2012 two Holland America Line ships –– ms Westerdam and ms ... Read More

Tsunami plows into the Solomon Islands
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Tsunami plows into the Solomon Islands

editor editor- January 5, 2010

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – A tsunami unleashed by a major earthquake plowed into the Solomon Islands on Monday with the ... Read More

Mitzi Gaynor will return to Kauai for celebration of South Pacific
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Mitzi Gaynor will return to Kauai for celebration of South Pacific

editor editor- September 4, 2009

LIHUE, KAUAI, HI - Mitzi Gaynor, Hollywood legend and the unforgettable star of the classic movie musical South Pacific, is ... Read More

Continental Airlines now flies from Honolulu and Guam to Nadi, Fiji
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Continental Airlines now flies from Honolulu and Guam to Nadi, Fiji

editor editor- August 7, 2009

Continental Airlines announced today new service from its Guam hub and Honolulu to Nadi, Fiji beginning December 18, 2009. Read More

Global recession forcing Pacific people into poverty
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Global recession forcing Pacific people into poverty

editor editor- August 6, 2009

In a report to the 16-member Pacific Islands Forum from the regional powers of Australia and New Zealand, it states ... Read More

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