Tag: volunteers

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Dead whale highlights major faults with octopus fishing industry in False Bay

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 19:20 0

Another dead 12-metre Bryde’s whale was found in False Bay near Cape Town last week after becoming entangled in octopus trap ropes. The traps have ... Read More

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019 22:16 2

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information for the Republic of Ghana. This ... Read More

Rescue on Maui: Many Heroes, their Aloha Spirit, her Yoga Training and Love for Nature saved Amanda’s life on a Hawaiian Island

Rescue on Maui: Many Heroes, their Aloha Spirit, her Yoga Training and Love for Nature saved Amanda’s life on a Hawaiian Island

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019 23:57 3

Yoga techniques came to the rescue of 35-year-old Dr. Amanda Eller in Maui, allowing her to survive 17 days when she got lost on a ... Read More

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

editor editor- May 23, 2019 22:39 0

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine; Didier Dogley, in the company of the Honorary Consul General for the Seychelles in Germany, ... Read More

San Francisco Marriott Marquis’ Drew Tenerio receives Marriott International’s “Awards of Excellence” honor

San Francisco Marriott Marquis’ Drew Tenerio receives Marriott International’s “Awards of Excellence” honor

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019 20:40 0

San Francisco Marriott Marquis, the iconic South of Market hotel, is proud to announce that its longtime employee, Drew Tenerio, was one of just 10 ... Read More

Airline passengers enjoy canine therapy sessions at Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Airline passengers enjoy canine therapy sessions at Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019 02:20 0

Moscow Domodedovo Airport partnered with the National Association of United Animal-Assisted Therapists to conduct an event as a part of a Hug a friend before ... Read More

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

editor editor- April 19, 2019 01:50 2

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC and Kimpton George Hotel announced the hire of Katherine Saad-Loman as director of sales and marketing for both boutique hotels ... Read More

Seychelles receives honor of hosting FINA CNSG Open Water World Series 2019

Seychelles receives honor of hosting FINA CNSG Open Water World Series 2019

editor editor- April 17, 2019 00:32 0

The excitement was palpable at Beau Vallon Beach on Saturday, April 13, 2019, almost a month before the Seychelles hosts for the second consecutive year ... Read More

Follow travel journalists of “The Bucket List Family”

Follow travel journalists of “The Bucket List Family”

editor editor- March 26, 2019 22:01 0

The Bucket List Family is a family of five, including three small children, who travel the world together documenting and sharing their adventures. The family ... Read More

Italy travel: Extraordinary opening of hidden treasures to the world

Italy travel: Extraordinary opening of hidden treasures to the world

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 22, 2019 00:26 2

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

Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany

Seychelles eco-friendly tourism efforts put forward in Germany

editor editor- March 16, 2019 00:21 0

Environment conservation efforts being made by Seychelles, and how tourists can join in the initiatives, were the focus points of a press conference organized by ... Read More

Abu Dhabi Airports Set to Welcome Special Olympics Athletes and Visitors

Abu Dhabi Airports Set to Welcome Special Olympics Athletes and Visitors

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019 11:23 0

Abu Dhabi Airports is ready to handle a significant influx of inbound traffic through Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) this weekend as athletes and visitors ... Read More

12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year

12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year

editor editor- March 1, 2019 22:15 0

The famous Beau Vallon beach in Seychelles once again witnessed yet another year of excellent turn out at the 12th Edition of the Seychelles Eco-Friendly ... Read More

15 therapy dog teams join Welcome Team Program at Canada’s largest airport

15 therapy dog teams join Welcome Team Program at Canada’s largest airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 19:28 0

Toronto Pearson International Airport and the St. John Ambulance (SJA) Therapy Dog Program are partnering to bring the friendly faces of 15 therapy dog teams ... Read More

Buddhist World Peace Center Opens in USA

Buddhist World Peace Center Opens in USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019 21:05 0

The Fernwood Hotel and Conference Center in Pennsylvania, USA has been transformed into a Buddhist ‘World Peace Center’. The new owners want this to be a place the ... Read More

Korean Air helps orphanage in Manado, Indonesia

Korean Air helps orphanage in Manado, Indonesia

editor editor- February 13, 2019 00:09 0

Korean Air employees visited Yettrang, an underprivileged village with a high poverty rate and no education or welfare benefits. During their time in Yettrang, the ... Read More

Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public

Great Exhibition of the North success figures go public

editor editor- February 7, 2019 23:40 0

A full evaluation of the Great Exhibition of the North has been released to the public in celebration of its success. The evaluation has been ... Read More

Zara Tanzania Adventures trawls 7 tons of plastic waste from Indian Ocean

Zara Tanzania Adventures trawls 7 tons of plastic waste from Indian Ocean

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 00:25 0

The biodiversity of the Indian Ocean is severely threatened by the dumping of plastic waste at sea, but a Tanzanian responsible tour company, appears to ... 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

Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?

Did Sri Lankan turtle whisperer receive a message days before the tsunami?

editor editor- January 13, 2019 01:29 0

“I saw the sea rushing in, sweeping away houses, animals and people and causing destruction,” said the turtle whisperer on the tsunami. Read More

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

New Florida club promotes travel with a purpose

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018 17:15 0

The organization that is promoting a more peaceful world through international citizen homestays, announces the formation of a new club in Boca Raton, Florida. Friendship ... Read More

Annual Winter Gray Whale Watch Week to bring visitors to Oregon

Annual Winter Gray Whale Watch Week to bring visitors to Oregon

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018 08:34 0

The Oregon Coast on the U.S. Pacific Coastline will be once again a place to be to watch migrating gray whales passing along the Oregon ... Read More

Malibu is open for business after California’s most devastating wildfire

Malibu is open for business after California’s most devastating wildfire

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 07:06 0

With the holidays just ahead, the Malibu Chamber of Commerce wants the public to know that the iconic city’s shops and stores are open for ... Read More

=Guam Ko’ko’ Road Races: Taisuke Ueda finishes top half marathon winner

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 31, 2016 13:27 0

The Guam Ko’ko’ Road Races wrapped up another successful Ko’ko’ Weekend with nearly 1,500 local and international runners converging at Governor Joseph F. Read More

Guam International Marathon shatters records

Guam International Marathon shatters records

editor editor- April 14, 2014 06:53 0

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB), along with Pacific Islands Club Guam and United Airlines, hosted the 2014 Guam International Marathon (GIM) yesterday, ... Read More

New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

New PATA task force to aid destinations at time of crisis

editor editor- February 2, 2013 02:01 0

BANGKOK, Thailand - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) officially launched its Rapid Recovery Task Force (PRRT) at the association's Engagement Hub at its head ... Read More

WYSE calls for Outstanding Volunteer Project Award Nominations

WYSE calls for Outstanding Volunteer Project Award Nominations

editor editor- July 4, 2012 08:38 0

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands - WYSE Travel Confederation, recognized as the authority on global youth and student travel, is calling for nominations for its second WYSE ... Read More

Countdown to IMEX challenge in Poland – 24 volunteers all signed up and ready to give back

Countdown to IMEX challenge in Poland – 24 volunteers all signed up and ready to give back

editor editor- May 27, 2010 04:11 0

FRANKFURT, Germany – IMEX Group CEO, Carina Bauer, welcomed press, sponsors, volunteers, and other guests to a press conference at IMEX yesterday as part of ... Read More

A helping hand for Olympic tourists, a wary eye on political dissent

A helping hand for Olympic tourists, a wary eye on political dissent

editor editor- August 19, 2008 02:07 0

BEIJING--The Beijing Olympic Games have created a wave of volunteerism involving more than 1 million people, including those not registered as official volunteers. Read More

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