Tag: Volcanic

Volcanic Tsunami Warning: Manila airport closed
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Volcanic Tsunami Warning: Manila airport closed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 13, 2020

Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport is closed until further notice. The largest airport in the Philippines closed Sunday night at ... Read More

Volcanic Wines: Delicious Results of a Volcano
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Volcanic Wines: Delicious Results of a Volcano

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- October 5, 2019

Volcanos: Bad News When a volcano eruption is the featured story on television news and headlines online weather apps – ... Read More

Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake
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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 15, 2019

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, 600 ... Read More

When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!
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When overtourism spoils your travel plans: Go somewhere else!

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2019

Have you heard that told joke?  Patient says, “Doctor, it hurts when I do this with my arm.”  Doctor’s response ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study
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Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

editor editor- May 23, 2019

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying anymore. ... Read More

Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication
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Safer Tourism in St.Lucia: Dr. Peter Tarlow feels a sense of sophistication

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 12, 2019

Safety in tourism is key to a successful destination. Destinations like Saint Lucia in the Caribbean know this and stakeholders ... Read More

Saint Lucia shares Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 cover with US soccer star Alex Morgan
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Saint Lucia shares Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 cover with US soccer star Alex Morgan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

The Caribbean island of Saint Lucia -- the only country in the world named after a woman -- is proudly ... Read More

Sunshine Awards founder Gilman Figaro to receive CTO’s Distinguished Caribbean Citizen award
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Sunshine Awards founder Gilman Figaro to receive CTO’s Distinguished Caribbean Citizen award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will present its “Distinguished Caribbean Citizen Award” to Gilman Figaro, founder and chairman of the ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra
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Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019

A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesian island of Sumatra. The quake occurred 166km south-southeast of ... Read More

‘Effusive eruption phase’: Indonesian volcano unleashes river of lava
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‘Effusive eruption phase’: Indonesian volcano unleashes river of lava

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019

Indonesia’s volatile Mount Merapi volcano has unleashed a river of lava that flowed 1,400 meters (4,590 feet) down its slopes. ... Read More

Uganda Wildlife Authority donates relief to victims of floods and landslides at Mt. Elgon
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Uganda Wildlife Authority donates relief to victims of floods and landslides at Mt. Elgon

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- January 13, 2019

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) delivered relief items worth UGX 10 Million (USD 3700) to the people who were affected by ... Read More

North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake
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North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2019

According to the US Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck 107 miles north-north-west of the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. ... Read More

Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks
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Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks

editor editor- January 3, 2019

Indonesia's latest tsunami is raising questions about the growth of the country's tourism industry. Read More

American Samoa Talofa Airways ready to add Manu Island
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American Samoa Talofa Airways ready to add Manu Island

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2018

American Samoa's Talofa Airways is planning to add Manu' island to their network. This is possible after a second aircraft ... Read More

Sicily earthquake jolts people out of bed: Don’t let low magnitude fool you
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Sicily earthquake jolts people out of bed: Don’t let low magnitude fool you

editor editor- December 26, 2018

The latest Sicily quake created an ash cloud that led to the temporary closure of Sicilian airspace on Christmas Eve. Read More

Catania airport opens with limited flights after Mount Etna volcanic eruptions
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Catania airport opens with limited flights after Mount Etna volcanic eruptions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018

Italy's Catania airport is reopening after an ash cloud from Mount Etna's latest eruptions forced it to shut down. The ... Read More

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami
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Jamaica Global Resilience Centre offers assistance following devastating Indonesia tsunami

editor editor- December 24, 2018

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre, stands ready to support Indonesia ... Read More

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400
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Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

The tsunami in Indonesia killed at least 373 people and injured more than 1,400 on the islands of Java and ... Read More

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!
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Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018

In Indonesia, The Sunda Strait tsunami killed at least 281 people and injured more than 1,016 others.  The volcano Anak ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian  coast in Lampung
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Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches ... Read More

Mexican volcano eruption sends ash two kilometers into the air
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Mexican volcano eruption sends ash two kilometers into the air

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2018

The active volcano Popocatepetl, located in Central Mexico, has exploded Saturday evening, sending ash two kilometers into the air with ... Read More

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Guam’s beach bucket list

editor editor- March 25, 2017

When visiting a tropical paradise, it just makes logical sense that a beach, or many of them, will be on ... Read More

Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent
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Authentic Polynesia with three kings ruling a French territory on the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 29, 2016

eTN this week attended FESTPAC hosted on the U.S. West Pacific island of Guam. It's a festival of cultures and ... Read More

Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight
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Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The blue continent is in the spotlight of the world today, and the center is the American island of Guam. ... Read More

Volcanic Cash
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Volcanic Cash

editor editor- May 14, 2010

It was hoped that the closure of European airspace in mid-April was a one-off event, but renewed activity by the Read More

Volcanic eruption disrupts flights in Iceland
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Volcanic eruption disrupts flights in Iceland

editor editor- March 22, 2010

A volcanic eruption started in Mt. Eyjafjallajokull glacier in the southwest of Iceland shortly before midnight on Saturday night. Read More

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