Tag: tourist areas

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

Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan

Côte d’Ivoire seeks African Development Bank’s support for $5.8 billion tourism plan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019 20:15 0

Ivorian Minister of Tourism Siandou Fofana on 25 April 2019 presented a strategy document aimed at making Côte d’Ivoire Africa’s fifth biggest tourism destination from ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019 20:25 0

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is aware of the recent update to the U.S. Travel Advisory for The Bahamas reported also on eTurboNews ... Read More

US State Department Travel Advisory for Bahamas: What it really means for visitors?

US State Department Travel Advisory for Bahamas: What it really means for visitors?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019 10:48 2

The recent travel advisory issued by the U.S. State Department alerting the 6 million US travelers vacationing in the Bahamas every year could have a ... Read More

Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked

Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked

editor editor- January 7, 2019 19:48 0

Due to high crime, travelers are advised to exercise caution while traveling to the south side of Belize City. Read More

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Leaving Japan as a tourist: It will cost you!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018 21:03 0

On Jan. 7, the Japanese government will introduce an international tourist tax. The tax of ¥1,000 (About $10) will be collected from every traveler when ... Read More

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami

editor editor- December 24, 2018 20:21 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre, stands ready to support Indonesia in their recovery program, following ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018 07:47 0

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety and security. Read More

Indonesia to boost development of Bali national tourism strategic areas

Indonesia to boost development of Bali national tourism strategic areas

editor editor- November 26, 2012 10:02 0

The Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry is to conduct elaborate studies on the further development of Sanur in Denpasar, Batur in Bangli regency and Menjangan ... Read More

Western Cuba goes dark after widespread power failure

Western Cuba goes dark after widespread power failure

editor editor- September 10, 2012 08:30 0

HAVANA, Cuba - A widespread power failure on Sunday night plunged millions of people across western Cuba into darkness. Read More

Chinese tourist attractions keep raising prices

Chinese tourist attractions keep raising prices

editor editor- May 1, 2012 07:02 0

Holiday time, and thoughts turn to visiting places of interest and scenic areas to enjoy, at leisure, nature's bounty. But rising admission prices may cast ... Read More

Philippine military declares maximum security status in tourist areas

Philippine military declares maximum security status in tourist areas

editor editor- April 7, 2012 03:05 0

MANILA, Philippines - The military command declared a maximum security alert status in tourism areas in the Visayas following two explosions that injured three people ... Read More

Indian Mujahideen bandits target growing tourism industry

Indian Mujahideen bandits target growing tourism industry

editor editor- December 3, 2011 07:36 0

India’s growing tourism industry is now on the radar of the Indian Mujahideen terror outfit, which appears determined to project India being unsafe for tourists. Read More

Mexico tourist areas safe, hotels say

Mexico tourist areas safe, hotels say

editor editor- March 11, 2009 03:08 0

Hotel and tourism officials in Mexico say the country's tourism areas are safe - and get backing from US officials. Read More

Indonesia shuts down tourist areas

Indonesia shuts down tourist areas

editor editor- October 31, 2008 03:31 0

Indonesian authorities have shut down tourist operations around the island where the three Bali bombers will be executed, possibly on Saturday morning. Read More

Turkey battles fire near tourist hubs

Turkey battles fire near tourist hubs

editor editor- August 4, 2008 03:24 0

ANKARA — Strong winds on Sunday hampered around 1,300 firefighters battling to control a major fire sweeping through woodlands on Turkey's Mediterranean coast, officials said. Read More

Proposal for EU police in tourist areas

Proposal for EU police in tourist areas

editor editor- July 9, 2008 04:36 0

EU: France has proposed setting up European "police stations" in tourist areas staffed by officers from all over the EU. Read More

‘Permits obstacle to adventure tourism’

‘Permits obstacle to adventure tourism’

editor editor- January 21, 2008 09:48 0

New Delhi - Tourists may soon get the nod to visit locations in the North-East, Jammu and Kashmir, Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar islands. Foreigner ... Read More

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