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RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program
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RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

For World Environment Day, once again this year RIU Hotels & Resorts has joined the United Nations’ program #BeatAirPollution, in ... Read More

Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card
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Sonesta Hotels announces its new credit card

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members in ... Read More

ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards
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ECPAT-USA honors leaders in fight to end trafficking at 2019 Freedom Awards

editor editor- May 30, 2019

ECPAT-USA, the leading policy organization in the United States seeking to end the commercial, sexual exploitation of children through awareness, ... Read More

Tivoli exhibition open to tourists this summer: Eva vs. Eva
Cultural Travel News

Tivoli exhibition open to tourists this summer: Eva vs. Eva

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 30, 2019

At Villa d'Este in Tivoli, an exhibition was inaugurated and dedicated to the dual value of the feminine in the ... Read More

Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line
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Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A330-900, one of 35 A330neos the Atlanta, Georgia-based airline has on order. ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists
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Her Art Here: United Airlines unveils aircraft paint job designs by female artists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Today United Airlines revealed the two winning designs, selected through a combination of official judging and public voting, for Her ... Read More

Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership
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Driving intra-African connectivity and cooperation through Alliance and partnership

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 17, 2019

The African Tourism Board is currently working hard to build partnerships within the aviation industry. "Seeing Africa as one destination ... Read More

Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa
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Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 14, 2019

Tanzania Tanzanian tour operators are mulling over the idea of turning the country’s commercial center of Dar Es Salaam into ... Read More

Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?
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Can you take an iconic road trip in an electric vehicle?

editor editor- May 7, 2019

Electric vehicles (EVs). They need recharging just like a fossil-fuel car needs to stop in at a gas pump. But ... Read More

Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019
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Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

It’s hard to stand out from the crowd when you’re one of 2,800 exhibitors – but the Moroccan National Provincial ... Read More

Marriott International launches Homes & Villas by Marriott International
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Marriott International launches Homes & Villas by Marriott International

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

Today, Marriott International announced Homes & Villas by Marriott International, a home rental initiative offering 2,000 premium and luxury homes ... Read More

3rd edition of the “Days of Latvia” opens in Italy
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3rd edition of the “Days of Latvia” opens in Italy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

The 3rd edition of the "Days of Latvia" was launched in Rome, in the presence of the Baltic State President, ... Read More

WTTC Summit 2019 Seville: The Untold Story
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WTTC Summit 2019 Seville: The Untold Story

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2019

The World Travel and Tourism Council just finished their annual summit 2019 in the Spanish City of Seville last Friday. A ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines stops attempt to confuse Boeing Max 8 investigation
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Ethiopian Airlines stops attempt to confuse Boeing Max 8 investigation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 22, 2019

Are larger powers or Boeing behind a report published by the Washington Post based on something that happened in 2015 ... Read More

Love to travel? Like to eat? Why Portugal should be on your bucket list
Culinary Travel News

Love to travel? Like to eat? Why Portugal should be on your bucket list

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The gastronomy scene in Portugal is booming with the food scene finally stepping out of the shadow of Spain. While ... Read More

Italy travel: Extraordinary opening of hidden treasures to the world
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Italy travel: Extraordinary opening of hidden treasures to the world

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 22, 2019

An extraordinary opening is about to take place of over 1,100 sites in 430 locations in Italy, from the Palazzo ... Read More

Chinese outbound tourists’ favorite activities ranked
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Chinese outbound tourists’ favorite activities ranked

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

While their non-Chinese counterparts trotted along the desert of Egypt, transporting themselves to the ancient days where Pharaohs ruled, the ... Read More

United Airlines giving women artists a larger than life canvas
Airline News

United Airlines giving women artists a larger than life canvas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

In advance of Women's History Month beginning on Friday, United Airlines is launching a first-of-its-kind contest designed to find and ... Read More

Brazilian Carnivals: What, when, where and how
Cultural Travel News

Brazilian Carnivals: What, when, where and how

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 27, 2019

1. Is there just one ‘carnival’ or are there several? Where are they? Carnival is a holiday in Brazil – ... Read More

Six Tenerife-born parrots in danger of extinction reintroduced to Brazil
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Six Tenerife-born parrots in danger of extinction reintroduced to Brazil

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

The six specimens of Lear's Macaw (Anodorhynchus leari) born in the Loro Parque Foundation's facilities and moved last August to ... Read More

First “hetero-friendly” hotel opens in Italy
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First “hetero-friendly” hotel opens in Italy

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 21, 2019

Axel Hotels Group is the first "hetero-friendly" hotel to open in Italy. It is a new project that is part ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
Airline News

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

12 is better than one: The importance of partnerships in impact work
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12 is better than one: The importance of partnerships in impact work

editor editor- February 5, 2019

Paul Vallee is Managing Director of the BestCities Global Alliance. He is responsible for the successful delivery of the alliance’s ... Read More

Red or White? Left or Right Bank? Answer: Bordeaux
Wine News

Red or White? Left or Right Bank? Answer: Bordeaux

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- February 2, 2019

Do you look forward to enjoying a glass of wine with lunch or dinner? Do you eagerly scan the wine ... Read More

2018 second consecutive year of large gains for European hotels
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2018 second consecutive year of large gains for European hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Hotels in Europe suffered a 2.7-percent year-on-year decline in profit per room in December, yet still, annual GOPPAR rose 9.2 ... Read More

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is
Tourism News

In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

editor editor- February 1, 2019

As former Secretary General of the UNWTO, the specialized agency of the UN mandated with promoting healthy and sustainable tourism, ... Read More

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet
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FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From 23 to 27 January, Madrid will once again become the focus of attention for the international tourism community with ... Read More

Italy’s Matera inaugurated as European Capital of Culture 2019
Cultural Travel News

Italy’s Matera inaugurated as European Capital of Culture 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

“This is an important day for Matera, for Italy for Europe, which demonstrates its ability to recognize and enhance its ... Read More

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

editor editor- January 8, 2019

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 4, 2019

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

The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina
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The Living and Itinerant Christmas Crib of Baia and Latina

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

Faithful to the origins and, according to tradition from the will of St. Francis to revive in a natural setting ... Read More

Ibiza’s new luxury hotel inspired by Coco Chanel
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Ibiza’s new luxury hotel inspired by Coco Chanel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

BLESS Collection Hotels announces the launch of BLESS Hotel Ibiza, the second property from the new luxury brand. The hotel ... Read More

Heathrow: The Great British take off
Culinary Travel News

Heathrow: The Great British take off

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

Today at Heathrow, Great British Bake Off 2016 winner, Candice Brown and food artist Michele Wibowo unveiled a 50kg gingerbread ... Read More

M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany
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M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

Düsseldorf was the backdrop for M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag’s latest pop-up event, the fifth one in two years. As with the previous ones ... Read More