Tag: tourist sites

Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty

Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 13, 2019 19:28 0

Famous German conservationist Professor Bernhard Grzimek and his son Michael made a milestone development in the conservation of wildlife in Tanzania, producing a film documentary ... Read More

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

Official update on Ebola by the Uganda Minister of Health

editor editor- June 13, 2019 19:11 0

Ebola is gaining attention in Uganda while tourism remains safe. This is a tough message to sell, but authorities are transparent on updating the situation. ... Read More

Ambassador Mangu creates synergies between Rwandan and Tanzanian tourism players

Ambassador Mangu creates synergies between Rwandan and Tanzanian tourism players

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 28, 2019 20:02 0

Tanzanian ambassador to Rwanda, Ernest Mangu, is engaging tour operators from both countries to create synergies, in his latest efforts to pursue an economic diplomacy. ... Read More

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 20, 2019 20:00 0

Indian Ocean’s Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam will undergo a major facelift to upgrade it into a Five Star beach hotel, ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks

Sri Lanka Tourism puts together special tourist offers following terror attacks

editor editor- May 17, 2019 22:17 0

A host of offers were shared and discussed, and a final decision on a collective effort will be made next week with the Sri Lanka ... Read More

Paris ranked as world’s top destination for international meetings

Paris ranked as world’s top destination for international meetings

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019 15:55 0

In its latest report, the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) ranked Paris the world's number one destination for meetings, outpacing the second-place holder, Vienna, ... Read More

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019 23:15 0

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This is the latest message released by ... Read More

How to read so much positive news on Egypt Tourism by WTTC

How to read so much positive news on Egypt Tourism by WTTC

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019 07:26 0

The WTTC Annual Summit is only weeks away and the World Travel and Tourism Council is working hard pumping out positive reports on participating countries ... Read More

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

editor editor- March 9, 2019 01:45 0

The First Lady of Iceland, Mrs. Eliza Jean Reid, was honored by the Institute of South Asian Woman (ISAW) during the ITB Tourism Trade Fair ... Read More

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

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

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 21:28 0

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

Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”

Tourism reps from 16 countries attend Israeli Tourism Ministry’s “Israel conference”

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019 16:15 0

80 representatives from among the largest travel agencies and tourism wholesalers in the world, are visiting Israel this week, hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, ... Read More

Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors

Minsk Tourism introduces ‘spatial orientation’ concept for Chinese visitors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 00:35 0

55 destination street signs in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, have been translated into Chinese language, according to Elena Plis, director of the Information and ... Read More

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

East African tourism remains calm after Nairobi terror attack

editor editor- January 17, 2019 23:14 0

Tourism operators in Kenya and the rest of East Africa have expressed their feelings over the recent Nairobi terror attack. Read More

Iconic Paris tourist landmark damaged by police armored vehicle

Iconic Paris tourist landmark damaged by police armored vehicle

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019 15:28 0

One of the French capital's most iconic tourist sites was damaged by the French riot police's armored vehicle over the weekend. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0qU9YcdCo8 A video that ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

Increased caution due to terrorism: US issues Travel Advisory for Tunisia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 01:20 0

US Department of State issued Level 2 Travel Advisory (Exercise Increased Caution) for Tunisia. The warning was issued due to increased risk of terrorist attacks ... Read More

Angkor in Cambodia booming with 2.6 million international visitors in 2018

Angkor in Cambodia booming with 2.6 million international visitors in 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019 02:20 0

Angkor is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia located in Cambodia's northern province of Siem Reap. Stretching over some 400 km2, ... Read More

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018 00:30 0

Ghanaian radio and TV presenter, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, who in 2016 was announced as a Tourism Ambassador for Ghana, has stressed the need to encourage ... Read More

Some London attractions see their worst year ever

Some London attractions see their worst year ever

editor editor- October 10, 2012 05:55 0

LONDON, England - The wet summer put a damper on visitor numbers to top London tourist attractions with some sites having their worst year ever, ... Read More

Suddenly Denmark feels like most happening place on the planet

Suddenly Denmark feels like most happening place on the planet

editor editor- September 19, 2012 07:16 0

It's a tiny country of 5½ million people, but suddenly Denmark feels like the most happening place on the planet. Read More

Eight hotels worth seeing

Eight hotels worth seeing

editor editor- August 8, 2012 07:49 0

Check in to any nice hotel, and the concierge will be more than happy to recommend or reserve a tour of the area. Read More

New architectural marvels worth a trip

New architectural marvels worth a trip

editor editor- May 30, 2012 08:36 0

The Pyramids. The Eiffel Tower. The Taj Mahal. The Colosseum. Massive architectural marvels from times past, they are often stopping points on a tourist's journey. Read More

Touring most majestic homes and gardens in US

Touring most majestic homes and gardens in US

editor editor- March 29, 2012 09:12 0

From a Revolution-era plantation in Charleston, South Carolina, to Frank Lloyd Wright's sleek Arizona compound, here's a guide to the country's most majestic historic homes ... Read More

Suspect in terror attacks on Bangkok tourist sites detained

Suspect in terror attacks on Bangkok tourist sites detained

editor editor- January 16, 2012 07:23 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thai authorities detained a Swedish-Lebanese man suspected of attempting to attack tourist sites in Bangkok and said they were "disappointed" the US ... Read More

35 tourist sites to be developed during India’s 12th Plan

35 tourist sites to be developed during India’s 12th Plan

editor editor- December 19, 2011 05:29 0

MANGALORE, India - India's Ministry of Tourism plans to develop 35 destinations in the country during the 12th Plan. Read More

Dominican Republic’s luxuries sparkle in 2011 rankings

Dominican Republic’s luxuries sparkle in 2011 rankings

editor editor- October 12, 2011 04:11 0

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Dominican Republic is a favorite getaway for those seeking exciting culture, delicious gastronomy, pulse-pounding merengue, effervescent nightlife and the world's top resorts. Read More

15 free things to do in Tokyo

15 free things to do in Tokyo

editor editor- July 21, 2011 06:54 0

Tokyo has a reputation as an expensive city, but it offers a wide range of options for even the most budget-conscious traveller. Here is a ... Read More

Music tourism adds £1.4 billion to UK economy

Music tourism adds £1.4 billion to UK economy

editor editor- May 17, 2011 05:04 0

Summer festivals and concerts may mostly be about sex, drugs and rock'n'roll, but they also inject millions of pounds into the economy, employ thousands of ... Read More

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