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In Amsterdam, tourism growth is not the enemy, bad management is

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 0

Dr. Taleb Rifai As former Secretary General of the UNWTO, the specialized agency of the UN mandated with promoting healthy and sustainable tourism, I am ... Read More

Greece Tourism presents Attica wine & food experience

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- January 31, 2019 0

The Queen Amalia Tower Estate A new itinerary in the land of gods and heroes deepens visitors’ knowledge of the land’s nectar. It was a ... Read More

NYC Winter Show: A treasure trove for hotel interior designers

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 31, 2019 0

by Dr. Elinor Garely, special to eTN If you love beautiful things like jewelry, sculpture, lamps, art and antiques, there is no better place to ... Read More

Russia announces new supersonic passenger plane project

Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 0

Tupolev Tu-144 jet Russian Ministry of Industry announced that Russia’s United Aviation Corporation (UAC) will develop a new supersonic passenger jet starting in 2022. The ... Read More

Building Resilience of Caribbean SMTEs: OAS launches $500,000 project

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 31, 2019 0

The Organization of American States (OAS) has launched a US$500,000 project to assist the region’s small and medium tourism enterprises (SMTEs) to build resilience to ... Read More

Jamaica PM speaks at launch of Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre

editor- January 30, 2019 0

At the launch of the Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre, Jamaica Prime Minister Hon. Andrew Holness shared his thoughts on the importance of ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda announces new Chairperson of the Tourism Authority Board of Directors and US Director of Tourism

editor- January 30, 2019 0

L-R: Chairperson of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority Board of Directors, Lorraine Headley Raeburn and US Director of Tourism, Dean Fenton The Honorable Minister ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister calls for ongoing investments in tourism

editor- January 30, 2019 0

<a href="https://www.eturbonews.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/jamaica-1-3.jpg" data-caption="Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett delivers his welcome remarks at the opening ceremony of the Caribbean Travel Marketplace at the Montego Bay Convention ... Read More

Anguilla named 2018 Luxury Destination of the Year

editor- January 30, 2019 0

L-R: Chantelle Richardson, Coordinator International Markets, ATB; Hon. Cardigan Connor, Parliamentary Secretary, Tourism; Marie Walker, Director of Sales-USA, ATB Anguilla is on a  winning streak, ... Read More

Flood of millionaire migrants triggers luxury property crisis in Monaco

Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019 0

Monaco's Portier Cove Small principality of Monaco has become so attractive to the ultra-wealthy willing to shelter their funds from taxes that Monaco’s reigning monarch ... Read More

Tourists ruining Ibiza’s famous Es Cavallet Beach with their rampant sex romps

Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019 0

Tourists' rampant sex romps ruining Ibiza's famous Es Cavallet Beach Biologists and geologists are saying that randy tourists having sex on Ibiza’s most famous nudist ... Read More

Small- and Medium-sized Businesses are Vital Sources of Stability a

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 30, 2019 0

With a record-breaking 4.31 million travelers visiting Jamaica in 2018, the island nation’s tourism industry is poised to boost its rate of growth by expanding ... Read More

Kerala mounts campaign to lure domestic tourists

Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 29, 2019 0

Kerala, the southern state in India, has mounted a campaign to get more domestic tourists to the State, which was hit by floods last year ... Read More

‘Do not travel’: US State Department ups Venezuela travel warning to Level 4

Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019 0

US raises travel warning for Venezuela to Level 4 The United States Department of State has raised its Venezuela travel advisory warning for US citizens ... Read More

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019 0

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush Chinese New Year, commonly known as Lunar New Year, is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning ... Read More

Jamaica Tourist Board takes the lead at World Travel Awards

editor- January 28, 2019 0

The Caribbean’s leading tourist board is now officially the Jamaica Tourist Board according to the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony held ... Read More

Halal Internet? ‘Sharia-compliant’ web browser launched in Malaysia

Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2019 0

Malaysian firm launches ‘Sharia-compliant' web browser The world’s first Sharia-compliant Internet service suite has been launched in Malaysia – along with browser, chat and sadaqah ... Read More

Perth – Lombok on Air Asia is great news for Indonesia Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019 0

Lombok Tourism is open and hungry for business After the 2018 earthquake creating a big challenge to the Indonesian Travel and Tourism Industry on the ... Read More

German parliament discuss the future of Selous, the largest wildlife park in Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019 0

Stiegler’s Gorge on the Rufiji River in Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania. For more than a decade a proposal was put forward by Rufiji River Basin ... Read More

Malaysia stripped of World Paralympic event over ‘rabid anti-Semitism’

Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019 0

Malaysia stripped of World Paralympic Swimming event over 'rabid anti-Semitism' Malaysia was stripped of the right to host the 2019 World Paralympic Swimming Championships by ... Read More

Sierra Leone Tourism went all out at FITUR to attract Spanish visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 27, 2019 0

With its palm-fringed beaches, breathtaking mountains, tropical rainforests, and vibrant culture, Sierra Leone is one of West Africa’s most seductive destinations. Sierra Leone is on ... Read More

Russia: Passengers or not, ‘disaster-threatening’ aircraft will be shot down

Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019 0

Russian military wants change rules of engagement for aircraft violating country’s airspace The Russian defense ministry wants to confirm its authority to shoot down planes ... Read More

Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences

editor- January 26, 2019 0

by Dr. Elinor Garely, special to eTN The contemporary traveler sees a hotel more than just a place to sleep and take a shower. The ... Read More

Airline says it’s body odor, passengers say it’s anti-Semitism

Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019 0

Yossi Adler, his wife Jennie, and their toddler were asked to get off the flight A couple and their 19-month-old daughter, booted from their American ... Read More

Global Investment in Aviation Summit to reshape aviation investment landscape

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019 0

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is holding the Global Investment in Aviation Summit on 28-29 January 2019 at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival City. ... Read More

Flight attendant dies on Hawaiian Airlines Honolulu – New York flight

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019 0

Hawaiian Airlines flight 50 departed Daniel K. Inouye International Airport Thursday night with 253 passengers for a scheduled nonstop flight to New York, JFK airport. ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow immediate response on US Government Opening

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019 0

U.S> Skies are open. The U.S. Travel Association along with the Global travel and tourism industry had been bracing about safety, security and the difficult ... Read More

Flight disruptions and aviation chaos to continue in 2019

Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 0

Travelers should brace themselves for further airline industry chaos in 2019 2018 turned out to be a very disruptive year for the aviation and travel ... Read More

FAA shuts down New York’s LaGuardia Airport, all incoming flights halted

Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 0

FAA cancels all LaGuardia flights US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has halted all incoming flights to New York City’s LaGuardia Airport amid air traffic controller ... Read More

De-icing an Air Transat A321 made 185 passengers sick

Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019 0

An airplane leaving from Quebec City’s Jean Lesage airport was quickly evacuated today after passengers began to fall ill.  A dozen passengers received medical attention after ... Read More