Tag: St. Petersburg

Passenger volume climbs at Frankfurt and most of the Group airports

Passenger volume climbs at Frankfurt and most of the Group airports

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 14, 2019 05:34 0

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than six million passengers in April 2019, a gain of 5.1 percent year-on-year. This noticeable increase can also be attributed ... Read More

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

SaferTourism.com: How dangerous is travel according to Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019 20:38 0

The recently concluded 26th International Tourism Security Conference in Las Vegas celebrated over a quarter Century of Tourism Safety and Security. Dr. Peter Tarlow of ... Read More

Qatar Airways launches ‘Quisine’

Qatar Airways launches ‘Quisine’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 21:15 0

Qatar Airways has revealed a new Economy Class on-board experience branded ‘Quisine’, designed to further elevate customers’ dining experience when they travel with the award-winning ... Read More

Seychelles Islands converge to Russia to meet partners in Moscow and St. Petersburg

Seychelles Islands converge to Russia to meet partners in Moscow and St. Petersburg

editor editor- April 26, 2019 19:10 0

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) hit Moscow and St Petersburg in full flare, as a Seychelles oasis was created by the STB team in Russia ... Read More

Russia’s Saint Petersburg introduces ‘tourist tax’

Russia’s Saint Petersburg introduces ‘tourist tax’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019 17:15 0

Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the introduction of a tourist tax on foreign visitors in St. Petersburg, Russia. The head of state made a statement ... Read More

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Russia to use Fan-IDs (again) as visas for 2020 UEFA Euro Cup visitors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 01:40 0

Upper house of the Russian parliament, the Federation Council, have passed on Monday a bill allowing foreign tourists with Fan-IDs to travel to Russia without ... Read More

Fraport Traffic Figures March and First Quarter of 2019: Growth Trend Continues

Fraport Traffic Figures March and First Quarter of 2019: Growth Trend Continues

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 12, 2019 08:08 0

Passenger traffic rises at Frankfurt Airport - Fraport's Group airports worldwide largely report positive performance In the first three months of 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) ... Read More

UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda

UNWTO Convenes Cities in Lisbon to Cooperate on a Sustainable and Inclusive Urban Tourism Agenda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019 11:48 0

The first UNWTO Mayors Forum for Sustainable Urban Tourism, co-organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Economy of Portugal and the Lisbon ... Read More

Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly

Russia prepares for OTDYKH International Travel Market and UNWTO General Assembly

editor editor- April 4, 2019 21:51 0

Two landmark events in the Russian travel industry – which take place this September – mark not only an important development in Russian travel but ... Read More

St. Petersburg’s Expoforum to increase focus on international markets

St. Petersburg’s Expoforum to increase focus on international markets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 17:02 0

Expoforum, the newly built congress and exhibition center located in Russia’s historic imperial capital city St. Petersburg, is taking steps to increase its profile as ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 15:42 0

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent monetary policies looming over markets, ... Read More

Fraport Traffic Figures February 2019:  Positive Trend Continues

Fraport Traffic Figures February 2019:  Positive Trend Continues

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019 09:16 0

Passenger traffic rises at FRA and Group airports worldwide In February 2019, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 4.5 million passengers - an increase of ... Read More

Russia’s Northern Capital hosts 2019 Strategic Alliance of National Convention Bureaux of Europe event

Russia’s Northern Capital hosts 2019 Strategic Alliance of National Convention Bureaux of Europe event

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 17:35 0

Members of the Strategic Alliance of the National Convention Bureaux of Europe will hold their meeting in Russia this year, and this will be the ... Read More

New passenger record achieved at FRA

New passenger record achieved at FRA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2019 08:13 0

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served more than 69.5 million passengers in 2018, thus posting a new record high in the airport's history. Compared to 2017, traffic ... Read More

Chinese tourists put Russia in top three most popular European travel destinations

Chinese tourists put Russia in top three most popular European travel destinations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019 18:17 1

China’s largest travel company, Ctrip, says that Russia was in the top three (after the United Kingdom and France) most popular European travel destinations for ... Read More

KKK Christmas? Christmas trees ‘vandalized’ in Russia’s St. Petersburg

KKK Christmas? Christmas trees ‘vandalized’ in Russia’s St. Petersburg

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 15:45 0

Dozens of Christmas trees were made to appear as if a peculiar Ku Klux Klan chapter had sprung up in the Russian city of Saint ... Read More

Powerful new flight deals search engine launches

Powerful new flight deals search engine launches

editor editor- December 14, 2018 12:04 0

A new search engine pinpoints the cheapest dates to fly in the entire year or during a particular month. Read More

Fraport Traffic Figures  November 2018: Growth Trend Continues

Fraport Traffic Figures November 2018: Growth Trend Continues

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 12, 2018 21:24 0

Frankfurt Airport welcomed around 5.24 million passengers in November 2018, a growth of 4.7 percent year-on-year. This development was driven by European traffic (up 6.1 ... Read More

Four Seasons to pop down on KISMET superyacht

Four Seasons to pop down on KISMET superyacht

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2018 14:10 0

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will present the third installment of its original global event series in Miami aboard KISMET, a custom designed 95 metre ... Read More

Marky Ramone a regular at Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg

Marky Ramone a regular at Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg

editor editor- June 6, 2013 00:40 0

The opulent, five-star Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg is the preferred hotel in the city for international celebrities. Read More

Six of the best in Russia

Six of the best in Russia

editor editor- February 26, 2013 09:01 0

LONDON, England - With new EasyJet flights to Moscow launching in the spring, and UK tour operators reporting an ever increasing demand for Russia tours, ... Read More

Russia will tighten its visa regime for Muslims

Russia will tighten its visa regime for Muslims

editor editor- February 11, 2013 09:01 0

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia will tighten its visa regime for Muslims and will review visas already given to Muslims irrespective of their nationalities, reported Dispatch ... Read More

ASM to run Route Development training for first time in CIS region

ASM to run Route Development training for first time in CIS region

editor editor- February 2, 2013 03:08 0

For the first time, ASM, the world route development consultants, are running a training course in the CIS region. Read More

Russia’s most gay-friendly city is really its most unfriendly

Russia’s most gay-friendly city is really its most unfriendly

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- February 23, 2012 05:22 0

Gay travel websites herald St. Petersburg as Russia’s most gay-friendly city. According to gaytravel.com, “St. Petersburg is to Moscow what San Francisco is to New ... Read More

Award-winning Corinthia Hotels offer holiday excitement for quiet indulgence

Award-winning Corinthia Hotels offer holiday excitement for quiet indulgence

editor editor- December 14, 2011 07:27 0

This holiday season, Corinthia Hotels, a luxury collection of five-star properties located in some of the most beautiful European cities - London, Budapest, Lisbon, Prague, ... Read More

Corinthia Hotels announces appointment of Eric Pere as GM of St. Petersburg property

Corinthia Hotels announces appointment of Eric Pere as GM of St. Petersburg property

editor editor- November 30, 2011 06:20 0

Eric Pere, a French national, is moving to St. Petersburg from Libya, where he was General Manager of the Corinthia Hotel Tripoli. Read More

Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg wins Best Congress Hotel award

Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg wins Best Congress Hotel award

editor editor- September 25, 2010 02:22 0

Corinthia Hotels announced that its newly-extended and refurbished five-star Corinthia Hotel St. Read More

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