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The Seychelles Islands crowned WTA’s World’s Most Romantic Destination
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The Seychelles Islands crowned WTA’s World’s Most Romantic Destination

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 27, 2020

Revered for its mesmerizing beauty, the Seychelles Islands has been awarded the World’s Most Romantic Destination for 2020 in the ... Read More

What’s New in the Islands of The Bahamas this Winter
Bahamas travel news

What’s New in the Islands of The Bahamas this Winter

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 24, 2020

It’s Better in The Bahamas this winter as the country welcomes international visitors to enjoy the sun, sand and sea. ... Read More

How Eswatini just became a Safer Tourism Destination?
Eswatini Travel News

How Eswatini just became a Safer Tourism Destination?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 15, 2020

Today the Eswatini Tourism Authority was awarded with the Safer Tourism Seal by World Tourism Network (WTN) The Seal is ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett Wins Gusi Peace Prize
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett Wins Gusi Peace Prize

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 13, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, was yesterday awarded the prestigious Gusi Peace prize from the Gusi Foundation of Manila, ... Read More

Seychelles Sweeps Sustainable Tourism Destination Award
Seychelles travel news

Seychelles Sweeps Sustainable Tourism Destination Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 10, 2020

For the second consecutive year, Seychelles receives the honor of being crowned Indian Ocean’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination for the ... Read More

Centra by Centara Maris Resorts Jomtien Won Hotel of The Year Award 2020
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Centra by Centara Maris Resorts Jomtien Won Hotel of The Year Award 2020

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- November 5, 2020

Ms.Natha Kittiaksorn (3rd from right in the photo), Deputy CEO of Major Development Public Company Limited (MJD) and Mr.Chaiphun Thongsuthum ... Read More

First Tourism Hero from Malaysia recognized has a German connection
People in Travel & Tourism

First Tourism Hero from Malaysia recognized has a German connection

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 25, 2020

World Tourism Network today confirmed Mr. Rudolf Herrmann from Penang, Malaysia as the latest tourism hero. Mr. Herrmann is now ... Read More

US Travel Association Hall of Leaders announces 2020 inductees
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US Travel Association Hall of Leaders announces 2020 inductees

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 21, 2020

Travel industry leaders Joe D’Alessandro, president and CEO of the San Francisco Travel Association, and Ernest Wooden Jr., former president ... Read More

Skål International Elections and Awards 2020 Results
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Skål International Elections and Awards 2020 Results

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 21, 2020

During the virtual Annual General Meeting held on Saturday, October 17, 2020, Skål International Elections took place and delegates voted ... Read More

Centara Grand Hua Hin Wins Asia’s Best Family Hotel Award
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Centara Grand Hua Hin Wins Asia’s Best Family Hotel Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 20, 2020

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin was recognized among the top luxury hotels and resorts in Asia as ... Read More

A Tourism Hero: Agnes Mucuha of the Kenya Association of Travel Agents
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A Tourism Hero: Agnes Mucuha of the Kenya Association of Travel Agents

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 20, 2020

Agnes Mucuha is the Chief Executive Officer of the Kenya Association of Travel Agents in Nairobi, and she is now ... Read More

Sandals and Beaches Resorts Receive 9 Diving Awards
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Sandals and Beaches Resorts Receive 9 Diving Awards

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 15, 2020

Sandals® and Beaches® Resorts, home to some of the best all-inclusive dive resorts in the Caribbean, has taken the plunge into October with ... Read More

Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award
Malta travel news

Malta Capital Valletta: Top 5 World Best Small Cities Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 9, 2020

Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 with Valletta, Malta’s Capital, a UNESCO World ... Read More

Praslin Business Association Congratulates Alain St.Ange on International Tourism Hero Award
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Praslin Business Association Congratulates Alain St.Ange on International Tourism Hero Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 8, 2020

The Office of The Chairman of Praslin Business Association (PBA) on behalf of its members extended a merited congratulations to ... Read More

PATA Gold Awards 2020 winners announced
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PATA Gold Awards 2020 winners announced

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 24, 2020

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) today announced the winners of the PATA Gold Awards 2020. Proudly supported and sponsored ... Read More

American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association recognizes best tribal destinations
Cultural Travel News

American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association recognizes best tribal destinations

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 17, 2020

The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) recognized the best tribal destinations and tourism industry leaders at its annual ... Read More

UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallée de Mai among top 10% of global attractions
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UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallée de Mai among top 10% of global attractions

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 9, 2020

The Vallée de Mai wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award for 2020, based on 2019 Traveller reviews. This latest recognition ... Read More

Centara Dominates Family Hotels Category in Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards
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Centara Dominates Family Hotels Category in Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 21, 2020

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, wins big at the 2020 Travellers’ Choice Awards by Tripadvisor, with five ... Read More

Anguilla Wins Best Island in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas
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Anguilla Wins Best Island in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 8, 2020

The Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) is pleased to announce that for the fourth consecutive year in a row, Anguilla is ... Read More

Lufthansa Group has the best innovation teams in Germany
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Lufthansa Group has the best innovation teams in Germany

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 19, 2020

Lufthansa Group has been awarded the “Best Digital Lab Award 2020” twice. The award was presented to Lufthansa Innovation Hub ... Read More

WTM Latin America in the Running for Esteemed Events Award
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WTM Latin America in the Running for Esteemed Events Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 9, 2020

WTM Latin America – the leading global event for the Latin American travel industry – has been shortlisted by the ... Read More

WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2020 recognize tourism’s efforts to respond to COVID-19
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WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2020 recognize tourism’s efforts to respond to COVID-19

mm Harry S. Johnson- May 21, 2020

The World Responsible Tourism Awards 2020 are dedicated to acknowledging those in travel and tourism who have taken remarkable steps ... Read More

Moscow Domodedovo ranked 3rd ‘most convenient airport’ in Russia
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Moscow Domodedovo ranked 3rd ‘most convenient airport’ in Russia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2020

Moscow Domodedovo Airport took the third place in the Forbes ranking of the most convenient airports in Russia Domodedovo’s initiatives to ... Read More

US DOT gives nearly $20 million in grants to 24 small shipyards
Government and Public Sector Tourism News

US DOT gives nearly $20 million in grants to 24 small shipyards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2020

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today awarded $19.6 million in discretionary grants to 24 U.S. small shipyards ... Read More

Russian airline industry names Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport of the Year
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Russian airline industry names Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport of the Year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2020

Mosocow's Sheremetyevo International Airport has been named Airport of the Year in the annual Wings of Russia National Aviation Awards ... Read More

Marriott, Hyatt, IHG, Hilton, Best Western, Choice Hotels, Radisson, Wyndham requirements for 2021 elite status
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Marriott, Hyatt, IHG, Hilton, Best Western, Choice Hotels, Radisson, Wyndham requirements for 2021 elite status

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2020

Bonvoy, World of Hyatt, IHG Rewards Clubs, Hilton Honors, Choice Privileges, Radisson Rewards, Wyndham Rewards Loyalty program are the most ... Read More

Can you rate an all-inclusive resort by it awards?
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Can you rate an all-inclusive resort by it awards?

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 4, 2020

Awards are not just given out to anyone. They have to be earned through hard work and perseverance. And if ... Read More

PATA Gold Awards 2020 open for submissions: New categories added
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PATA Gold Awards 2020 open for submissions: New categories added

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 19, 2020

Organisations and individuals making outstanding contributions towards the successful promotion of the travel and tourism industry throughout the Asia Pacific ... Read More

Good News from The Bahamas
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Good News from The Bahamas

editor editor- March 11, 2020

The Bahamas continues to show the world why 7.2 million tourists visited the island nation in 2019. Five top-ten placements ... Read More

Prestigious Honor for Young Tourism Professional bestowed by PATA
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Prestigious Honor for Young Tourism Professional bestowed by PATA

editor editor- March 4, 2020

The CEO of the PATA Nepal Chapter, Suresh Singh Budal, is a young, proactive, and passionate tourism professional with leadership ... Read More

Zambia tourism businesswoman scoops prestigious award in India
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Zambia tourism businesswoman scoops prestigious award in India

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 29, 2020

Zambia tourism businesswoman Tecla Ngwenya has scooped the 2020 Woman Super Achievers Award for her outstanding participation and excellency in ... Read More

Malta Tourism Welcomes Launch of Malta Michelin Guide
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Malta Tourism Welcomes Launch of Malta Michelin Guide

editor editor- February 26, 2020

Today, Michelin launched the first Malta Michelin Guide and announced the winners of the first Michelin stars on the island. ... Read More

Malta Tourism N. America Wins Silver Travvy: Best European Destination
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Malta Tourism N. America Wins Silver Travvy: Best European Destination

editor editor- February 18, 2020

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has won the silver award for Best European Destination at the Annual Travvy Awards which ... Read More

Nepal Awards: Best Stall Award at OTM Mumbai
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Nepal Awards: Best Stall Award at OTM Mumbai

editor editor- February 7, 2020

Nepal Tourism Board along with 19 private companies participated at Outbound Tourism Market (OTM) Mumbai from February 3-5 with special ... Read More

Lufthansa second highest ranking airline in CDP 2019 climate protection report
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Lufthansa second highest ranking airline in CDP 2019 climate protection report

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2020

The Lufthansa Group has achieved the Climate Scoring result "B" in the 2019 climate change reporting of the non-profit rating ... Read More

Disney World loves Kansas City Chiefs: A child’s wish
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Disney World loves Kansas City Chiefs: A child’s wish

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2020

Super Bowl Winner !!! What a day for Kansas City, Missouri and also Kansas City, Kansas. What a day for ... Read More

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