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Dr. Taleb Rifai, UNWTO Secretary General sends his condolences to the...

The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has just availed a message of condolences sent to them by UNWTO Secretary General Dr. Taleb Rifai.

Tourism and water: protecting our common future

Centered on the theme “Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future,” World Tourism Day (WTD) 2013 will underline tourism´s responsibility and needed commitment to preserving the world´s vita

Sabre signs the Code

September 27 was World Tourism Day, and it was a great day for the Code of Conduct.

All Island Symposium hosted by International Institute for Peace through Tourism

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius – The Social Club of Air Mauritius hosted an International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) All Island Symposium to commemorate World Tourism Day, September 27, 2013

Women in tourism celebrate World Tourism Day in Zanzibar

(eTN) - Members of the Tanzanian women’s tourism group celebrated the annual World Tourism Day on tourist island of Zanzibar.

Tourism needs support of energy sector and governments to move sustainable...

Tourism businesses and destinations are committed to the sustainable energy agenda but need the support of the energy sector and governments to move forward, said leading experts from the aviation, ac

Cape Town stands up for World Tourism Day

September 27 marks global World Tourism Day, a day initiated and facilitated by the UN World Tourism Organization (UN

Message from Caribbean Tourism Organization Secretary General on occasion of World...

On September 27, we at the Caribbean Tourism Organization join the rest of the world in observing World Tourism Day (WTD) celebrated this year under the theme, “Tourism & Sustainable Energy: Powerin

SCTA marks World Tourism Day with sustainable energy symposium

On the occasion of the World Tourism Day 2012, which happens to be on Thursday, September 27, the Information Center of SCTA will be holding a symposium titled “Technological systems for providing e

ICTP celebrates World Tourism Day with Green Growth Prize

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia - Three lucky winners will spend a week at Harith Wickerama’s Virgin Island Eco Villa, which he has been donated to the

Host country Spain prepares for World Tourism Day

With less than one week to go to World Tourism Day (WTD) on September 27, preparations for the official celebrations in host country Spain are well underway.

Tourism Week in Seychelles a grand celebration

The Celebrate Seychelles Events Department at the Tourism Board has launched their program for Tourism Week 2012.

Locals become tourists in Cape Town this month

Tourism Month is an annual celebration held in September that highlights the importance of tourism to the economy of Cape Town with a specific emphasis on citizen tourism in the Mother City.

Cape Town making transition to more responsible tourism

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has unveiled “Tourism & Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development” as the theme for this year’s World Tourism Day, which takes place on Septe

UNWTO launching World Tourism Day 2012 campaign

World Tourism Day (WTD) 2012 will be celebrated under the theme “Tourism & Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development,” inviting everyone involved in tourism – from governments to busi

Biosphere Reserve will host 2012 World Tourism Day celebrations

The 2012 official World Tourism Day (WTD) celebrations will be held in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain, (September 27, 2012).

Seychelles hospitality industry addresses students of Tourism Academy

The Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA), in collaboration with the Seychelles Tourism Board, has hosted an interactive presentation, which is one of the activities that had been organized to commemorate

Sustainable Tourism Label announced by Seychelles

On the occasion of World Tourism Day on September 27, 2011, the Seychelles Tourism Board in partnership with the GOS-UNDP-GEF Program Coordination Unit has officially launched the Seychelles Sustainab

UN: Tourism important force to reduce poverty, foster global solidarity

Top United Nations officials stressed the importance of tourism in reducing poverty and linking countries through tolerance and solidarity as they marked World Tourism Day today.

The Region Initiative extended to 14 countries

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - Celebrating World Tourism Day (WTD), The Region Initiative (TRI) has further extended showing its presence in 15 countries of South Asia, Central Asia, and Eastern Europe a

Seychelles hosts special arrival for passengers in honor of World Tourism...

Seychelles, the tropical islands in the middle of the Indian Ocean, celebrated the UN World Tourism Organization’s World Tourism Day for 2011, which takes place on September 27 every year, by hostin

Personal and relevant tourism is the key to development

As the world celebrates World Tourism Day on September 27, experts in the field of tourism and culture have underscored the need for local community engagement in tourism development at the official c

Great enthusiasm accompanies tourism day celebrations in Cape Town

Excellent weather and great enthusiasm accompanied tourism day celebrations in the city of Cape Town today.

Seychelles commemorates World Tourism Day with sparkling Ball

The tropical islands of the Seychelles enjoyed Saturday, September 24, 2011 with the Seychelles Ball, which took place at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino.

Message from WTTC President on World Tourism Day

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today urged governments to recognize the vast economic and social contribution of travel and tourism - particularly as a driver of sustainable economic growth

Seychelles President greeting on World Tourism Day

"This year’s world tourism theme is "Tourism - Linking Cultures." Over a year ago, I launched the Seychelles brand, that diverse suite of attributes that differentiates our paradise islands from oth

World Tourism Day celebrations in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - World Tourism Day celebrations are in high gear in Pakistan and tourism-related organizations are holding events around the country while mega events are being held at 105-

World Tourism Day quiz winners tour Nyungwe Forest

(eTN) - The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) is hosting 24 winners of a radio quiz on Radio Rwanda and Contact FM, undertaken ahead of the World Tourism Day (WTD) celebrations, to a guided, all-inclusiv

World Tourism Day theme: Tourism – Linking Cultures

World Tourism Day (September 27) is the most widely-celebrated global day for tourism.