Tag: travel abroad

Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries
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Transplant Tourism equals murder in some countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

When the alternative is get an organ or die, it's human nature that people become desperate and become a transplant ... Read More

Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy
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Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2019

“Chinese tourism is FIT and healthy.” That is the latest evaluation after a research company analysed over 17 million flight ... Read More

Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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Europe’s first WeChat Pay Smart Airport launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

WeChat Pay and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol jointly launched Europe's first flagship WeChat Pay Smart Airport. The flagship exists of three ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?
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Do I need a VPN on my phone when traveling abroad?

editor editor- May 14, 2019

The internet has quickly become an essential component of human civilization, and it is more of a necessity now. The ... Read More

No Easter Travel  for Palestinian Christians in Gaza
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No Easter Travel for Palestinian Christians in Gaza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

There are around 1,100 Palestinian Christians in Gaza, many of whom are descended from the earliest Christians in Palestine (where ... Read More

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel
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US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The US Department of State has issued a travel advisory for the Democratic Republic of Congo advising that travel be ... Read More

Older travelers still want adventure
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Older travelers still want adventure

editor editor- March 18, 2019

While much adventure travel information is aimed at young backpackers, recent research revealed travel is not just the domain of ... Read More

Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market
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Seychelles present at 25th Edition of International Mediterranean Tourism Market

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Destination Seychelles makes a first footprint on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea as the Seychelles Minister for Tourism, ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

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

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service
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First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

Yesterday, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, in the presence of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, ... Read More

US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey
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US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey

editor editor- February 16, 2019

The U.S. Travel Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, today issued a "Level 3: Reconsider Travel" advisory for Turkey ... Read More

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush
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Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

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

Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’
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Arabian Travel Market launches inaugural consumer event ‘ATM Holiday Shopper’

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 21, 2019

Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, which will take place at the ... Read More

FBI arrests Islamic terrorist planning attack on the White House
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FBI arrests Islamic terrorist planning attack on the White House

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 17, 2019

A Georgia man, Hasher Jallal Taheb, accused of planning to use an anti-tank rocket and explosives to commit terrorist attacks ... Read More

Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria
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Terrorism causes US to issue travel advisory for Algeria

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The US government website warns travelers to exercise increased caution when traveling in Algeria due to terrorism. Read More

Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked
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Belize Travel Advisory level upped: Crime goes unchecked

editor editor- January 7, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

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

Saudi government electronically monitoring women’s travel abroad
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Saudi government electronically monitoring women’s travel abroad

editor editor- November 27, 2012

When word started spreading last week that Saudi women -- already some of the most oppressed and restricted in the ... Read More

Staying healthy while traveling overseas
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Staying healthy while traveling overseas

editor editor- September 17, 2012

Explorers used to plan their expeditions for years. They stockpiled supplies, mapped their routes and hired experts to ensure a ... Read More

Chinese media advise citizens how to be “civilized” tourists
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Chinese media advise citizens how to be “civilized” tourists

editor editor- June 2, 2012

As nearly 80 million Chinese pack their bags for an overseas trip in 2012, the country’s media are itching to ... Read More

Faith-based tourism a two-way street
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Faith-based tourism a two-way street

editor editor- April 26, 2012

Thousands of US citizens travel abroad to visit religious sites and regions, but faith-based tourism is a two-way street. Read More

Israeli tourists warned of possible attacks abroad
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Israeli tourists warned of possible attacks abroad

editor editor- February 18, 2012

It appears as though Iran and Hezbollah are currently trying to carry out attacks on Israeli and Jewish targets abroad, ... Read More

Indian travelers prefer international destinations
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Indian travelers prefer international destinations

editor editor- February 16, 2011

The Indian leisure traveler is now more open to exploring newer destinations, reveals the latest edition of the Nielsen India ... Read More

57 million Chinese to travel abroad in 2011
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57 million Chinese to travel abroad in 2011

editor editor- January 12, 2011

BEIJING - MORE than 57 million Chinese tourists are expected to travel abroad in 2011, spending a staggering US$55 billion ... Read More

As domestic airfares rise more Indians opt to holiday abroad
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As domestic airfares rise more Indians opt to holiday abroad

editor editor- December 23, 2010

NEW DELHI - Buoyed by attractive airfares and affordable hotel room rates, more Indians have chosen to holiday abroad this ... Read More

Fertility tourism boom prompted by NHS restrictions
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Fertility tourism boom prompted by NHS restrictions

editor editor- June 30, 2009

Hundreds of women over the age of 40 are travelling to fertility clinics in Europe to try to get pregnant ... Read More