Tag: Venice

Venice Tourism stops Carnival sending visitors home
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Venice Tourism stops Carnival sending visitors home

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 24, 2020

Italians and visitors getting ready to attend the rest of the Venice Carnival or the Milan Fashion week will have ... Read More

Venice tourist sites are drowning
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Venice tourist sites are drowning

editor editor- November 15, 2019

It has been over 50 years since Venice has seen flooding so severe. In 1966 a flood cause the canals ... Read More

Tourists flee as ‘apocalyptic’ flood leaves 85% of Venice under water
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Tourists flee as ‘apocalyptic’ flood leaves 85% of Venice under water

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 13, 2019

Venice Mayor has declared a state of emergency as the second-highest tide recorded in Venice's history flooded the historic city. ... Read More

Venice says no to big cruise ships
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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

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military
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Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- June 8, 2019

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It was ... Read More

World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme
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World’s largest luxury cruise company spewing air pollution to the extreme

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The world’s largest luxury cruise operator, Carnival Corporation, emitted more pollution in the form of nearly 10 times more sulphur ... Read More

Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane
Airline News

Window or aisle? Where most people prefer to sit on a plane

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

When it comes to where you sit on a plane, location matters. So, which is it? Window seat, aisle seat ... Read More

MS Opera Cruise cruise ship slams into wharf in Venice while tourists flee
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MS Opera Cruise cruise ship slams into wharf in Venice while tourists flee

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

What more has to happen before cruise liners are finally banned from docking in or around Venice? These are messages ... Read More

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer
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Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- May 31, 2019

A staggering 36 percent of respondents during a recent travel trends survey, conducted among a random group of 3,500 consumers ... Read More

Arena di Verona Opera Foundation in New York for Festival
Cultural Travel News

Arena di Verona Opera Foundation in New York for Festival

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

A few days after the success of Shanghai, the targeted marketing action of the Arena Foundation for the promotion of ... Read More

Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020
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Wharf Hotels to open Niccolo Suzhou in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take center stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark with ... Read More

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives
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Raffles Hotels & Resorts announces opening of new hotels in China and the Maldives

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of two important new landmark hotels, Raffles Shenzhen and Raffles Maldives Meradhoo. Both ... Read More

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight
Airline News

WestJet continues Dreamliner momentum with launch of Calgary-Paris flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

With the departure of flight 10, WestJet today became the only airline to operate a nonstop route between Paris and ... Read More

Italy Tourism pulls in nearly 40 billion in international traveler spend
Tourism News

Italy Tourism pulls in nearly 40 billion in international traveler spend

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The positive outcome in 2018  for Italy’s tourism shows an increase of almost 11%, with around 41.7 billion euros spent ... Read More

Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019
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Italian Tourist Tax receipts in Italy: A record for 2019

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 6, 2019

The Italy City Tourist Tax for the year 2019 is foreseen to reach a new record of 600 million euro. ... Read More

WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece
Airline News

WestJet and Air France deal gives passengers access to seven cities in France, Italy and Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

WestJet today announced that guests now have convenient access from Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to seven cities in ... 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

Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?
Cruise Industry News

Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 12, 2019

Sea cruising in Italy is starting to grow again, aligning itself with the international trend. This is the message of ... Read More

Boutique Venice Beach, Hotel Erwin, announces new GM
Hotel & Resort News

Boutique Venice Beach, Hotel Erwin, announces new GM

editor editor- April 9, 2019

Boutique hotel in Venice Beach, California, Hotel Erwin, recently announced the appointment of new General Manager, Derek Haug, to oversee ... Read More

Delta resumes flights from Venice to NY and Atlanta
Airline News

Delta resumes flights from Venice to NY and Atlanta

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 29, 2019

Beginning March 31 Delta Air Lines will resume summer flight services from Marco Polo airport in Venice, Italy, with connections ... Read More

Gambling is big business in tourism
Tourism News

Gambling is big business in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- March 26, 2019

The gambling industry, which happens to be a really big one worldwide, is one of the most popular in terms ... 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

Festival de Lanaudière: International stars and prestigious beginnings
Cultural Travel News

Festival de Lanaudière: International stars and prestigious beginnings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Festival de Lanaudière's Artistic Director Renaud Loranger has announced four new concerts in the artistic programming of the 42nd ... Read More

British Airways to serve Milan Bergamo Airport from London Gatwick
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British Airways to serve Milan Bergamo Airport from London Gatwick

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Milan Bergamo Airport has announced that from 1 September 2019, UK flag carrier and oneworld member, British Airways, will begin ... Read More

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley
Airline News

Alitalia airline: The ongoing medley

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 20, 2019

The journey of Gianfranco Battisti, CEO of Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane (FS), to the United States would have borne its ... Read More

Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day
Travel Destination

Brits rush to experience Europe ahead of Brexit Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Uncertainty surrounding Brexit pushed British tourists to take in EU holiday hotspots before 29th March. While ticket bookings in much-loved ... Read More

International travel outperforming economic growth
International Visitor News

International travel outperforming economic growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

In 2018, the number of outbound trips increased by 5.5 percent, resulting in 1.4 billion international trips. Hence, once again ... Read More

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service
Cruise Industry News

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

Italian recognition for tourism excellence
Travel Award News

Italian recognition for tourism excellence

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 26, 2019

The XXIV edition of “Premio Excellent” takes place every year in conjunction with the BIT Tourism Fair in Milan conceived ... 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

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival
People in Travel & Tourism

eTN interview with Cuban Tourism Office Councilor: Major plans for island’s tourism revival

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- February 18, 2019

Launched in November 2018, Cuba's celebration of the 500th anniversary of the founding of San Cristobal de la Habana will ... Read More

Venice’s San Clemente Palace Kempinski reopens
Resort News

Venice’s San Clemente Palace Kempinski reopens

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

San Clemente Palace Kempinski, the Venetian luxury resort located on its own private island eight minutes away from St. Mark's ... Read More

Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back
Travel Destination

Tourism is killing Venice and the city is fighting back

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Tourism is killing Venice. And the city is fighting back with the plan to curtail the most pesky and least ... Read More

Emirates presents super lounge at Fiumicino Airport
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Emirates presents super lounge at Fiumicino Airport

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- December 24, 2018

The Rome Leonardo da Vinci Airport Emirates lounge, an area of 950 square meters, stands among the most spacious lounges ... Read More

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named
Tourism News

Instagrammers dream: Most Instagram-worthy US travel destinations named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018

Seasoned travel experts partnered with some of the world’s top travel influencers to produce the compelling list of top Instagram-worthy ... Read More

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