Tag: tourist destinations

Europe’s latest travel trends: Growth in outbound trips
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Europe’s latest travel trends: Growth in outbound trips

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 2, 2019

According to the latest data, outbound trips from Europe increased by 2.5 percent during the first eight months of 2019. ... Read More

Hottest new travel trends and destinations for the year ahead
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Hottest new travel trends and destinations for the year ahead

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

Some exciting new travel trends are predicted for 2020. Eco-tourism is at the heart of next year’s getaways, and sustainable ... 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

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists
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Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 7, 2019

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South Korea. ... Read More

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

editor editor- June 7, 2019

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

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy
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Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating inter-linked, ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer
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Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 31, 2019

A staggering 36 percent of respondents during a recent travel trends survey, conducted among a random group of 3,500 consumers ... Read More

Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain
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Seychelles among Best Honeymoon Destinations 2019 in Spain

editor editor- May 29, 2019

It is in a special ceremony held in Madrid earlier this May, that Grandvoyage.com travel agency delivered their awards to ... Read More

UNWTO Secretary-General on official visit to Italy, deepening  partnership
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UNWTO Secretary-General on official visit to Italy, deepening partnership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, has arrived in Rome to begin a first visit to ... Read More

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives
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Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of two important new landmark hotels, Raffles Shenzhen and Raffles Maldives Meradhoo. Both ... Read More

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability
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RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts is pursuing its commitment to hotel sustainability together with its partner company Preverisk Group (Gestión de ... Read More

Centara Signs MOU with KMA Hotels for Six Myanmar Hotels
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Centara Signs MOU with KMA Hotels for Six Myanmar Hotels

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, and KMA Hotels Group, a subsidiary of Kaung Myanmar Aung (KMA) Group ... Read More

Dusit International announces its first Dusit Thani branded hotel in Vietnam
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Dusit International announces its first Dusit Thani branded hotel in Vietnam

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has signed a hotel management agreement with Vietnam-based property ... Read More

Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary
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Tourisme Montréal celebrates its 100th anniversary

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Tourisme Montréal kicked off its 100th anniversary celebrations this morning. The organization was founded on October 8, 1919 by the ... Read More

FRAPORT: Revenue and earnings increase – Outlook confirmed
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FRAPORT: Revenue and earnings increase – Outlook confirmed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 8, 2019

The Fraport Group has successfully started off the new business year, achieving higher revenue and earnings in the first three ... Read More

Lebanon crowned the most beautiful wedding destination in the Middle East
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Lebanon crowned the most beautiful wedding destination in the Middle East

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

At an international event held in Dubai, Lebanon was crowned the most beautiful in the Middle East, as Chateau Rweiss ... Read More

World Travel Awards heads to Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi for Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019
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World Travel Awards heads to Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi for Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019

editor editor- April 26, 2019

Abu Dhabi is reinforcing its standing as a world-class events destination as it steps up to host the most important ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination
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African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

The newly appointed CEO for the African Tourism Board, Ms. Doris Woerfel from Pretoria, South Africa, issued her initial welcome ... Read More

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi prepares to host World Travel Awards
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Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi prepares to host World Travel Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, the latest addition to Yas Island’s series of world-class attractions, is stepping up to host ... Read More

Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism
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Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is returning to China to promote international tourism business. The appointment is at the Shanghai World ... Read More

The place to visit today is Thailand: Happy Songkran 2019
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The place to visit today is Thailand: Happy Songkran 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

If there was a better time to explore the uniqueness of Amazing Thailand, the Thai New Year, known as the ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 12, 2019

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

Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 
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Cebu Pacific airline to fly Shanghai – Cebu 

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The Philippines air carrier, Cebu Pacific, will begin regular flights between Shanghai and Cebu starting April 15, 2019 as it ... 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

New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku
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New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 19, 2019

Costa Crociere celebrated the technical launch of the new flagship Costa Smeralda at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland. During ... Read More

IGLTA, Queer Destinations and Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism to promote LGBTQ+tourism in Mexico
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IGLTA, Queer Destinations and Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism to promote LGBTQ+tourism in Mexico

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Within the 53rd edition of the ITB international travel trade show in Berlin, Germany, the International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA) ... Read More

Tanzania and Rwanda tour operators join forces to promote tourism in both countries
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Tanzania and Rwanda tour operators join forces to promote tourism in both countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Tour operators in Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to jointly market the two countries as complementary destinations in their latest ... Read More

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings
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Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Lufthansa Group will be significantly expanding its tourist-oriented long-haul portfolio at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. After the successes ... Read More

Government of Tanzania plan to rebrand the Tourist Board
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Government of Tanzania plan to rebrand the Tourist Board

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 27, 2019

Tanzanian government is planning to re-brand the Tanzania Tourist Board as to equip it with better working tools and strategies ... Read More

Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to host WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019
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Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to host WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019

editor editor- February 26, 2019

World Travel Awards (WTA) has revealed that its Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019 is set to take place on 25 ... Read More

United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs
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United Airlines to serve Tokyo Haneda Airport from six leading US hubs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

United Airlines announced today it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for a total of ... 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

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says major hotel brands in Israel have expressed interest in investing in Jamaica and are ... Read More

OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success
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OTDYKH Leisure to mark 25 years of success

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

OTDYKH Leisure is back September 10-12 2019 with its 25th edition of the world-renowned travel expo. The expo will showcase ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister heads to Israel and Malta for tourism forums

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett departed the island yesterday to participate in the Annual International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM ... Read More