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Thailand, Tourism, and Dark Red Zones: Not good news

Juergen T Steinmetz- August 1, 2021 0

Thailand is not ready to welcome tourists anytime soon. With the Delta variant expanding, the Kingdom is locking up more provinces - and this may ... Read More

How to deal with Difficult Customers?

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- August 1, 2021 0

Much of the world experiences all sorts of thunderstorms or weather-related travel delays. These result in angry visitors and the need to rework all sorts ... Read More

COVID Exploding in Africa: US$7.7 Billion the World cannot afford to deny

Juergen T Steinmetz- August 1, 2021 0

The Delta variant puts the world on live support. The World is at risk, but no region more than Africa. WHO need $7.7 billion for Africa ... Read More

Korean Visitors Love Guam and GVB welcomes T’way passengers with a song

Juergen T Steinmetz- August 1, 2021 0

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority (GIAA) welcomed the first flight from Seoul, South Korea in 2021 late Saturday ... Read More

Tourist attacked, killed, eaten by a hungry bear while hiking in a National Park

Juergen T Steinmetz- July 31, 2021 0

Ergaki National Par is the perfect place for visitors wanting to enjoy beautiful nature, scenery, and observe social distancing when traveling during the COVID pandemic. ... Read More

Going to Vegas? Pack Your Masks

eturbonews- July 31, 2021 0

Most of the state of Nevada counties are back under mask mandates in an attempt to protect against the surging new cases of COVID-19 across ... Read More

Indonesia Travel and Tourism: COVID Impact Report

eturbonews- July 31, 2021 0

The state of the Travel and Tourism industry contributed 46.6 percent less to the GDP of Indonesia between 2019 and 2020 due to COVID-19. - ... Read More

Canada Braces for Delta-Driven 4th Wave of COVID-19 Pandemic

eturbonews- July 31, 2021 0

Canada is in a slightly precarious period at the moment, in between people trying to get the vaccines in and reopening. - eTurboNews | Travel ... Read More

Union Sues Qantas Airways Over Massive Pandemic Layoffs and Wins

eturbonews- July 31, 2021 0

Australia’s federal court ruled in favor of the Transport Workers Union’s case against Qantas. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Events Industry Council Partners with The Code to Support End of Child Trafficking

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

Today, July 30, 2021, World Day against Trafficking in Persons 2021, the Events Industry Council (EIC), a global voice of the business events industry on ... Read More

India Aviation: New Airlines on the Horizon

Anil Mathur - eTN India- July 30, 2021 0

The India aviation sector, like almost every travel and tourism endeavor, never has a dull moment, regardless of whether or not the moment at hand ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Launches Community Network

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has launched the Caribbean Community Tourism Network (CCTN) to provide a platform to support the continued development of CBT in ... Read More

Kenya extends curfew, bans all public gatherings as COVID spikes

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

The number of infections has been rising daily as politicians, one year away from a general election, host huge rallies across the country. - eTurboNews ... Read More

New Attraction at Frankfurt Airport: Fraport Visitor Center Opens August 2

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

A new attraction is opening on August 2 at Frankfurt Airport: the multimedia Fraport Visitor Center in Terminal 1, Hall C, will welcome its first ... Read More

Cyprus Makes Weekly COVID-19 Tests Mandatory For All Unvaccinated Tourists

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

Visitors who have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate or a certificate confirming a successful recovery from previous COVID-19 infection are exempt from the PCR test. - ... Read More

Atkins Kroll Joins Håfa Adai Pledge Program

eturbonews- July 30, 2021 0

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has announced that Atkins Kroll Inc. has taken the Håfa Adai Pledge (HAP) this afternoon at the AK Showroom in ... Read More

2021 Caribbean Tourism: Gut Punched

eturbonews- July 24, 2021 0

The most tourism-dependent nations in the world include Aruba, Antigua, Barbuda, the Bahamas, St. Lucia, Dominica, Grenada, Barbados, St. Vincent, and the Grenadines, St. Kitts ... Read More

Zanzibar International Film Festival to Boost Island Tourism

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 24, 2021 0

Zanzibar President Hussein Ali Mwinyi supported organizers of the annual Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) and said the event would expose and develop the island’s ... Read More

13 Projects for 13 Districts to Save Himalayan Tourism

Anil Mathur - eTN India- July 24, 2021 0

The hill state of Uttarakhand, a state in northern India crossed by the Himalayas, plans to develop 13 tourism projects in its 13 districts. - ... Read More

Russia Resumes Flights to France and Czech Republic

eturbonews- July 24, 2021 0

The decision to resume flights with these countries appears to be just a formality, since no airline has announced plans to resume scheduled direct flights ... Read More

East African States Adopt Regional COVID-19 Tourism Recovery Plan

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 24, 2021 0

The East African regional ministers had met virtually under the chairmanship Kenyan Minister for Tourism and Wildlife, Najib Balala and all agreed to take recovery ... Read More

Dazzling Seychelles Footage to Lure Visitors from Romania

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Travelers from Romania will get to enjoy the Seychelles’ warmth and unrivaled beauty from afar when dazzling footage of the destination graces their television screens ... Read More

Hawaii Sunsets Are Beautiful But Not The Best?

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

The study looked at the number of travel articles and blogs which recommend the destination, the number of Instagram posts and the level of pollution ... Read More

50,000 Jamaica Tourism Workers Back on the Job in Last 6 Months

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Jamaica’s tourism industry has brought back more than 50,000 workers in the last 6 months, showing its capacity for resilience and its ability to bounce ... Read More

IATA: European Commission Out of Touch With Reality

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

European Commission had ignored the advice and evidence presented by EU member states and the airline industry. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Americans Want Less Booze on Flights

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Over half of Americans (59%) actually do think limits should be put in place on the amount of alcohol people can drink on flights. - ... Read More

Clinical trial of pill version of COVID-19 vaccine starts in Israel

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

All currently existing COVID-19 vaccines are administrated via one or two injections. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Will Ryanair’s Bullish Summer 2022 Plans Pay Dividends?

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Europe’s largest low-cost airline foresees summer 2022 as its time to shine, and preparations are underway. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

2021 Top 10 Global Foodie Hotspots Revealed

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

The food we enjoy on holiday is one of the many reasons we love to travel. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More

Caribbean Tourism Guardedly Optimistic About Summer Travel

eturbonews- July 23, 2021 0

Data from Caribbean Tourism Organization member countries suggest reversal of slide which began at the end of March 2020. - eTurboNews | Travel News Read More