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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 11, 2019

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

Tourism Marketing for the summer months
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Tourism Marketing for the summer months

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- June 3, 2019

With June’s arrival, tourism professionals should have begun to think about the summer months. In much of the world, these ... Read More

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment
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Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 31, 2019

Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the ... Read More

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?
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Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's true when it comes to ... Read More

Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?
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Eurovision Song Contest in Israel: A terror target for Islamic Jihads?

The Media Line The Media Line- May 5, 2019

The Eurovision Song Contest, a massively popular annual competition, a major travel and tourism event, is set to take place ... Read More

What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?
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What do new Cuba travel restrictions mean to US travelers?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, the Trump administration announced that it would be issuing new rules about non-family travel to Cuba. ... Read More

UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings
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UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

British legal group Detained in Dubai has urged the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to update its UAE travel ... Read More

Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?
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Brunei Travel: Ready to be stoned to death? How will WTTC and UNWTO respond?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2019

Brunei is becoming a deadly place to visit starting April 3, specially if you are member of the LGBT Community. ... Read More

 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods
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 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods

editor editor- March 27, 2019

As dramatic videos of deadly floods leaving behind destroyed vehicles and other damage circulate on Iranian social media networks, ordinary ... Read More

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management
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DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management

editor editor- March 5, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers organized a public action in their hotel lobby this morning, demanding respect ... Read More

China uses tourism to pressure New Zealand to make spying easier
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China uses tourism to pressure New Zealand to make spying easier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 15, 2019

Is China keen to export telecommunication equipment to spy on countries. New Zealand thinks so, and tourism has to suffer ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?
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Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian ... Read More

Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral
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Florida’s Key West bans sunscreen products to protect coral

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

Key West city officials have approved a ban on sunscreen products containing two chemicals that studies have found to negatively ... Read More

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake
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No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck of the coast of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, the US Geological ... Read More

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

editor editor- January 13, 2019

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

Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk
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Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Tropical Storm Pabuk passed through the Gulf of Thailand on Friday.No casualties were reported on the popular tourist island of ... Read More

FAA: Do not aim holiday laser-light displays at the sky!
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FAA: Do not aim holiday laser-light displays at the sky!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

With the holiday season upon us, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) wants to make sure your laser-light displays are aimed ... Read More

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes close to South Sandwich Islands
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Magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes close to South Sandwich Islands

editor editor- December 10, 2018

A 7.1-magnitude earthquake that was initially reported as a 7.5, struck near the South Sandwich Islands near Antarctica today, December ... Read More

Active shooter incidents: How to Identify a Defensible Area?
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Active shooter incidents: How to Identify a Defensible Area?

mm Jay Hart- December 9, 2018

Active shooter incidents used to be rare events. People are now realizing there is a higher potential for being involved ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... 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

Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands
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Tourists be aware: Typhoon warnings for Guam and Northern Mariana Islands

editor editor- October 5, 2014

Tourists and residents in Guam and the Mariana Islands should rush preparations to completion immediately and heed any instructions from ... Read More

Foreigners in New Zealand warned about risk of theft
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Foreigners in New Zealand warned about risk of theft

editor editor- March 16, 2012

Incoming tourists are being warned about the risk of theft from cars and campervans in New Zealand, but Police Minister ... Read More

Orgasms and tears for some airplane movie watchers
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Orgasms and tears for some airplane movie watchers

editor editor- August 20, 2011

Such is the evolution of in-flight entertainment that travelers can now fulfill their own needs on flights. One-flick-suits-all journeys are ... Read More

How US issues travel alerts and warnings
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How US issues travel alerts and warnings

editor editor- August 12, 2011

As riots sweep several British cities, the U.S. State Department is cautioning Americans in the U.K. Read More

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Terror attacks warnings do not deter foreign visitors in Delhi

editor editor- May 4, 2010

New Delhi - Markets in national capital continue to witness normal inflow of foreign tourists despite western countries warning of ... Read More

India tries to woo tourists amid terror warnings
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India tries to woo tourists amid terror warnings

editor editor- January 4, 2010

India is facing an uphill battle to restore confidence in its tourism industry after a number of countries – including ... Read More

Winter weather in the US may affect flights once again
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Winter weather in the US may affect flights once again

editor editor- January 7, 2009

Flight plans may be affected by severe winter weather conditions forecast for the northeast, midwest, and east coast of the ... Read More

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British tourists take five million trips to unsafe countries

editor editor- August 20, 2008

The Government currently warns against visiting areas in over 30 countries including Chad and Somalia plus parts of Kenya, India ... Read More

Warnings target island tourists
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Warnings target island tourists

editor editor- August 8, 2008

Multilingual warnings may be used in an effort to prevent foreign tourists becoming stranded on a notorious tidal causeway in ... Read More

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