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Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019 15:53 0

Chinese New Year, commonly known as Lunar New Year, is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese ... Read More

Chinese President commends start of China-Laos Tourism Year 2019

Chinese President commends start of China-Laos Tourism Year 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 23:20 0

President of China sent a congratulatory message on the launch of the China-Laos Tourism Year 2019 in Vientiane on Friday, expressing his hope for deepening ... Read More

India Heritage Walk Festival in 37 cities in collaboration with UNESCO

India Heritage Walk Festival in 37 cities in collaboration with UNESCO

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 25, 2019 06:58 0

A technology provider to the travel industry in India teamed up with Sahapedia, an online encyclopedia of Indian arts and culture, to support its ‘Heritage ... Read More

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai making a difference in the community

editor editor- January 23, 2019 21:04 0

Green Globe recently recertified Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai after a comprehensive audit was undertaken by the property. Read More

Consumer trends that will shape hospitality industry in 2019 revealed

Consumer trends that will shape hospitality industry in 2019 revealed

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019 20:25 0

A new study, that reveals the top consumer trends that will shape the hospitality industry in 2019 and beyond, was released today. The hospitality industry ... Read More

Could going paperless be bad for tourism?

Could going paperless be bad for tourism?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 16:30 0

It’s safe to say, in this day and age, most travelers begin their pre-trip destination planning online. But once they arrive in-destination, how will they ... Read More

Lombok Tourism is open and hungry for business in 2019

Lombok Tourism is open and hungry for business in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 02:30 0

Around 90% of tourism operations in Lombok, Indonesia, are back in business following the devastating earthquakes of August 2018. In the north west of Lombok, ... Read More

Estonia invites tourists to eat their way through the country

Estonia invites tourists to eat their way through the country

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019 22:45 0

To celebrate its booming foodie scene, Visit Estonia has launched a ‘Gastronomy Trail’ map to invite visitors to discover some of the best restaurants, cafés, ... Read More

Dive into a Boeing 747: World’s largest eco-friendly underwater theme park in Bahrain

Dive into a Boeing 747: World’s largest eco-friendly underwater theme park in Bahrain

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019 08:31 0

Bahrain is on the look-out for more tourists. It's a good reason to open the world's largest eco-friendly underwater theme park. Expected to welcome visitors ... Read More

14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019

14 artworks will light up the city during Bright Brussels, Festival of Light 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019 22:30 0

From 14 to 17 February, Bright Brussels, Festival of Light will showcase the historic heart of Brussels. Large-scale lighting installations designed by national and international ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda receives over one million visitors for 2018

Antigua and Barbuda receives over one million visitors for 2018

editor editor- January 18, 2019 19:07 0

Antigua and Barbuda welcomed over one million visitors to the destination in 2018. Read More

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

The Future of MICE: Interview with IMEX CEO Carina Bauer

Frank Tetzel Frank Tetzel- January 18, 2019 07:54 0

CEO of the IMEX Group Carina Bauer graduated from Oxford University, UK, in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in 1998, Carina began her career in retail ... Read More

Malta’s 2019 Festival and Events Calendar “sparks” with fireworks

Malta’s 2019 Festival and Events Calendar “sparks” with fireworks

editor editor- January 17, 2019 22:25 0

Malta boasts an events calendar featuring an eclectic blend of local and international entertainment, exhibitions, festivals and feasts. Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts is coming to Canada

RIU Hotels & Resorts is coming to Canada

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019 16:06 0

RIU Hotels & Resorts has announced the construction of a hotel in its Riu Plaza urban line, in Toronto, the largest city in Canada and ... Read More

Spirit of Hospitality Masters Class takes service to new level

Spirit of Hospitality Masters Class takes service to new level

editor editor- January 15, 2019 01:53 0

A two-day Spirit of Hospitality Masters Class was designed specifically for senior managers and supervisors at the Putahracsa Resort. Read More

Americans now opting for travel before house, marriage, kids

Americans now opting for travel before house, marriage, kids

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019 17:25 0

30 and 40-somethings are giving ‘early retirement’ a completely new meaning! With more disposable income, flexible hours and retirement looking very different today than it ... Read More

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth

Latin America outperforms North America in tourism growth

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 11, 2019 17:25 0

With five percent more international trips, outbound travel from the Americas has shown solid growth in 2018 with a plus of 5 percent. In contrast ... Read More

Historic milestone: Grenada welcomes over 500,000 visitors in 2018

Historic milestone: Grenada welcomes over 500,000 visitors in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019 19:11 0

Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean achieved a historic milestone in 2018 welcoming more than half a million visitors to the destination’s shores. Spread ... Read More

Second hotel by Marriott International opens in Sharjah

Second hotel by Marriott International opens in Sharjah

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019 16:10 0

Sharjah will be welcoming new Marriott International property in mid-January. With 225 contemporary guest rooms, the new Four Points by Sheraton hotel will offer views ... Read More

MGM Grand welcomes Iron Chef Morimoto’s Momosan Pop-Up Series

MGM Grand welcomes Iron Chef Morimoto’s Momosan Pop-Up Series

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019 00:13 0

Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto will introduce his celebrated ramen restaurant Momosan Ramen & Sake through a series of pop-up dinner experiences January 23-26 at his ... Read More

Centara’s COSI hotel in Samui wins Agoda Gold Circle award

Centara’s COSI hotel in Samui wins Agoda Gold Circle award

editor editor- January 8, 2019 20:48 0

COSI is the innovative new lifestyle hotel brand from Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator. 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

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019 19:29 0

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory to raise money for charities. Read More

Centara’s COSI hotel in Samui wins Agoda Gold Circle award

Centara’s COSI hotel in Samui wins Agoda Gold Circle award

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 4, 2019 05:33 0

Agoda, one of the most popular online reservation sites in Asia, has awarded COSI Samui Chaweng Beach its 2018 Gold Circle Award. The award recognises ... Read More

Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market

Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 4, 2019 04:13 0

Tanzania is now targeting China as a new and an upcoming lucrative tourist market source in South East Asia after the traditional tourist market sources ... Read More

Illegal: Uber banned in Brussels

Illegal: Uber banned in Brussels

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019 15:38 0

A Belgian commercial court has declared Uber illegal in Brussels. The Dutch-speaking tribunal of Commerce sided with local taxi companies and outlawed the ride-hailing service ... Read More

A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board

A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018 07:16 0

The CEO of the Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Deepak Raj Joshi is a proud man, Shradha Shrestha, the woman responsible for brand promotion is a ... Read More

Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams

Disneyland Resort welcomes Rose Bowl game-bound teams

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018 01:10 0

The Ohio State Buckeyes, and the Washington Huskies, have won berths in the 2019 Rose Bowl presented by Northwestern Mutual in Pasadena, Calif., and their ... Read More

Airline passengers have mixed views about pets on planes

Airline passengers have mixed views about pets on planes

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 17:30 0

When polled about allowing animals, including service, emotional support and other pets on planes, results were mixed. However, one thing 58 percent agreed on: Airlines ... Read More

Spending Christmas in Kilimanjaro, down of the Roof of Africa

Spending Christmas in Kilimanjaro, down of the Roof of Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- December 25, 2018 21:07 0

Spending Christmas and New Year holidays on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro is such a thrilling moment now pulling thousands of travelers from Africa and ... Read More

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