Tag: Tourists

Hawaii tourists spent US$1.33 billion in October
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii tourists spent US$1.33 billion in October

editor editor- November 27, 2019

Tourism dollars from the Transient Accommodations Tax (TAT) helped to fund a number of community events statewide in the land ... Read More

How America travels: Holiday travel and travel projections for 2020
Tourism News

How America travels: Holiday travel and travel projections for 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) today released its annual study that tracks perceptions of American travelers, key indicators ... Read More

Marriott turns W New York-Union Square into brand’s flagship in North America
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Marriott turns W New York-Union Square into brand’s flagship in North America

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 17, 2019

Marriott International, Inc. today announced that it has purchased the 270-room W New York – Union Square in the heart ... Read More

Asia remains the largest tourism growth market
International Visitor News

Asia remains the largest tourism growth market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 17, 2019

Trips abroad from Asia are continuing to increase. After surging by seven percent in 2018, during the first eight months ... Read More

How Union Pay acceptance in Russia makes travel to Moscow easier?
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How Union Pay acceptance in Russia makes travel to Moscow easier?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 14, 2019

Union Pay is a Chinese Credit card that can be used in more than 150 countries around the globe. Chinese ... Read More

Did Hurricane Lane impact Hawaii hotels?
Hotel & Resort News

Did Hurricane Lane impact Hawaii hotels?

editor editor- September 18, 2019

In August 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported growth in revenue per available room (RevPAR), average daily rate (ADR) and occupancy ... Read More

Cape Town Marathon eyes platinum status
Sports Travel News

Cape Town Marathon eyes platinum status

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 11, 2019

Cape Town is ready to welcome the thousands of international, national and local athletes as well as spectators for the ... Read More

African Sports Tourism Week Ghana 2019 gathers momentum
Sports Travel News

African Sports Tourism Week Ghana 2019 gathers momentum

mm Alain St.Ange- September 10, 2019

Tourism is the crossing of borders for an experience. Sports Tourism is one such activity bringing so many to cross ... Read More

New tourist stimulus for Milan goes vroom vroom!
Italy travel news

New tourist stimulus for Milan goes vroom vroom!

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- September 10, 2019

Milan has just celebrated the 90th anniversary of the Scuderia Ferrari, an important event for the Maranello company that blew ... Read More

Seychelles announces Tourism Festival 2019
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Seychelles announces Tourism Festival 2019

editor editor- September 10, 2019

The www.seychelles.travel announced the 2019 edition of the Seychelles Tourism Festival. The Tourism Festival marks the annual tourism week in ... Read More

Italy positioned at 8th place in tourism competitiveness
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Italy positioned at 8th place in tourism competitiveness

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- September 10, 2019

The biennial World Economic Forum Report compares 140 economies and measures the set of factors and policies that enable the ... Read More

14 Islands Of The Bahamas are ready to welcome visitors with open arms
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14 Islands Of The Bahamas are ready to welcome visitors with open arms

editor editor- September 9, 2019

The Islands Of The Bahamas is an archipelago with more than 700 islands and thousands of cays spread out over ... Read More

UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition
Travel Associations News

UNWTO and Barça Innovation Hub launch global Sports Tourism Start-up Competition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in collaboration with Barça Innovation Hub (BIHUB) and with the support of the Qatar National ... Read More

Spain’s first outdoor skydiving simulator opens in Malaga
Travel Destination

Spain’s first outdoor skydiving simulator opens in Malaga

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

The acting Mayor of Campillos Francisco Guerrero, the acting Councillor for Sports Miguel Ángel Herrera, Deputy Mayor Maria Antonia Dominguez, ... Read More

Air China launches direct Rome-Hangzhou flight
Airline News

Air China launches direct Rome-Hangzhou flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

A new Air China flight connecting Italian capital Rome with Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, was inaugurated at ... Read More

Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty
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Tanzania’s wildlife parks turn sixty

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 13, 2019

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

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe
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European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. Uganda ... Read More

India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership
Tourism News

India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 13, 2019

There is every reason for these two neighbors - India and Nepal - to boost tourism. Among those reasons are ... Read More

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less
Tourism News

More tourists visiting Ireland but spending less

editor editor- June 13, 2019

Between January and March in 2018 and the same period this year, tourism numbers in Ireland increased from 1.921 million ... Read More

Brazil’s GOL launches flights to Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro
Airline News

Brazil’s GOL launches flights to Cabo Frio in the state of Rio de Janeiro

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A., Brazil's domestic airline, announces the expansion of its flight operations to the city of Cabo ... Read More

Summer Daze Malta set for another iconic Music Festival
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Summer Daze Malta set for another iconic Music Festival

editor editor- June 12, 2019

Some of the world’s biggest pop acts and DJs are locked in for the second ever edition of Summer Daze ... 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

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam
Responsible Tourism News

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice of ... Read More

Best and worst airports in the world: In the same city
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Best and worst airports in the world: In the same city

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

First ever Fodor's Travel Awards cover categories important to today's modern traveler, including foodie airports, best booze cruises, and biggest ... Read More

Participative tourism: International Greeters Association created in Brussels
Cultural Travel News

Participative tourism: International Greeters Association created in Brussels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Greeters are local people who give tourists an unusual, original and personal insight into their city or neighborhood, in a ... Read More

Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda
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Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2019

There is no threat for tourists traveling currently in Uganda. Future visitors planning a trip to this East African country ... Read More

Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities
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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka- June 11, 2019

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the minister of tourism and industry ... Read More

Russian tourists flock to Azerbaijan
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Russian tourists flock to Azerbaijan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Transcaucasian Republic of Azerbaijan is welcoming a growing number of visitors from neighboring Russia and tourist arrival numbers forecasted to ... Read More

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance
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Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information for ... Read More

Is this Hard Rock Hotel Cafe slowly poisoning guests?
Breaking Travel News

Is this Hard Rock Hotel Cafe slowly poisoning guests?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

It may not be safe to stay at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino-Punta Cana. "We are too busy to ... Read More

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda
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China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

This year’s Arabian Travel Market witnessed a 106% increase in visitors from China and a 20% increase in international visitors ... Read More

Venice says no to big cruise ships
Cruise Industry News

Venice says no to big cruise ships

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 11, 2019

A giant cruise ship passed through the San Marco Basin, in Venice, interrupting the start of the Vogalonga, a non-competitive ... Read More

New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta
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New dual-branded hotel opens in Atlanta

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The groundbreaking opening of the Courtyard by Marriott & Element by Westin in Midtown Atlanta is announced. Expected to open ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape
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Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Tanzania tour operators are upbeat at the news that the government would execute the reforms highlighted on the blueprint to ... Read More

The rising city of eco-tourism
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The rising city of eco-tourism

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The city of Daegu is celebrating '2020-the year of Tourism in Daegu and Gyeongbuk' by creating the new brand 'Natural ... Read More

Hangzhou House in LA
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Hangzhou House in LA

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

"Hangzhou House in LA" is an immersive activity held in Los Angeles on June 3rd by Hangzhou Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, TV ... Read More