Tag: World War II

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

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!
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National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Danial Rochford was appointed as the  inaugural Chairperson of the new National Tourism Authority in Kiribati He said in a ... Read More

A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?
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A piece of American history, ancient culture, white sandy beaches and so remote like no place else?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Where can you find a piece of American history and ancient culture like no other place else? Where can you ... Read More

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

editor editor- May 23, 2019

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

Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer
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Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

A new modern hotel, combining contemporary design with original Art Deco design, is on the horizon in South Florida hotspot, ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder
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John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 16, 2019

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But mere ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019
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The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

editor editor- March 14, 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s no ... Read More

US National Park Service Frustrated with USS Arizona Hawaii repair work
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US National Park Service Frustrated with USS Arizona Hawaii repair work

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The U.S. National Park Service issued a statement on the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. It reads: Over ... Read More

DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends
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DNA, Dark Skies, Spiritual Inspiration: 2019 most interesting cruise trends

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 3, 2019

After intensive research and polling of thousands of travelers, the experts, who are both knowledgeable and current about cruise trends ... Read More

US Government Shut Down: What it means for Hawaii Tourism
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US Government Shut Down: What it means for Hawaii Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 22, 2018

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has created a special Alert page on its website providing industry partners, visitors and residents ... Read More

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii
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Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 6, 2018

Marsha Rose Joyner is the host for ThinkTeck Hawaii and a Hawaiian political activist for many years.  She remembers when electors ... Read More

Historic Des Moines hotel reimagined with modern nod to its storied past
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Historic Des Moines hotel reimagined with modern nod to its storied past

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Renaissance Hotels, part of Marriott International, has announced the official reopening of The Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel following a ... Read More

Massive poppy art installation a must-see in Munich for Remembrance Day
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Massive poppy art installation a must-see in Munich for Remembrance Day

Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- November 10, 2018

This Sunday marks the 100-year anniversary of the Armistice of November 11, 1918, marking the end of World War I. ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau: First tourism office ever to receive highest export award in US
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Guam Visitors Bureau: First tourism office ever to receive highest export award in US

editor editor- May 30, 2017

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented the Guam Visitors Bureau with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service at ... Read More

Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 28, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) concluded a two-week series of commemoration to honor the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of ... Read More

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The history of the SMS Cormoran II

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2017

Tamuning, Guam – On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the ... 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

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Guam to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of SMS Cormoran Scuttling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the ... Read More

Guam wins best cultural performance at LA Travel and Adventure Show
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Guam wins best cultural performance at LA Travel and Adventure Show

editor editor- February 18, 2014

TUMON, Guam - While performing at the Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) earned the ... Read More

Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion
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Iwo Jima Association of America will honor veterans at Guam reunion

editor editor- January 30, 2012

TUMON, Guam - Iwo Jima war veterans will meet on Guam for a Reunion of Honor on March 10-12, 2012. ... Read More

Shipwrecks and plane wrecks turn into dive tour attractions in Egypt
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Shipwrecks and plane wrecks turn into dive tour attractions in Egypt

editor editor- May 7, 2009

It all started in 2002, when during a master dive course with a student client, Dr. Read More

Warsaw emerges from the ashes with a new look
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Warsaw emerges from the ashes with a new look

editor editor- February 19, 2009

Gone are the days when Warsaw's urban landscape garnered the aesthetic appeal of a shot of vodka on a bare ... Read More

Wartime generation to give 500,000th free passport
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Wartime generation to give 500,000th free passport

editor editor- August 7, 2008

LONDON (August 6, 2008) - Home Office Minister Lord Alan West will meet with the recipient of the 500,000th free ... Read More

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