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The St. Regis San Francisco announces exquisite new “Take Flight” package

eturbonews- September 1, 2021 0

The St. Regis San Francisco, the city’s premier address for luxury accommodations, gracious service and timeless elegance, has announced a new package offering for travelers ... Read More

COVID-19 is killing American business travel

eturbonews- August 31, 2021 0

Despite an uptick in leisure travel over the summer, the new survey highlights the dim outlook for business travel and events, which account for more ... Read More

Selo Group partners with acclaimed Chef Meyrick to develop culinary experiences

eturbonews- August 27, 2021 0

Selo Group, an award-winning and fully integrated development company based in Singapore, today announced internationally-recognized chef and acclaimed restauranteur Will Meyrick as its new brand ... Read More

TLEE Spas unveils latest project: Willowbrook Spa at The Lake House on Canandaigua

eturbonews- August 27, 2021 0

TLEE Spas, a globally recognized spa development firm with a design savvy, hospitality driven approach, is honored to unveil Willowbrook Spa, which recently debuted at ... Read More

Buyer momentum continues for 10th edition of IMEX America

eturbonews- August 26, 2021 0

Over 3,000 buyers have so far registered to attend IMEX America from across the planner community – event agencies, associations, corporate planners, and independents – ... Read More

Maldives Rich Cultural Heritage shouts out InternationalYacht Rally Style

Juergen T Steinmetz- August 23, 2021 0

‘Savaadheeththa Dhathuru’ is a sailing event organized by the Maldives Integrated Tourism Corporation (MITDC) inviting sailors from all across the globe to participate in a ... Read More

The impact of the fall of Afghanistan on the world Travel and Tourism industry

Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- August 18, 2021 0

The World Tourism Network is concerned about the current situation in Afghanistan. WTN President Dr. Peter Tarlow is the first global travel association leader giving ... Read More

Power of community shines through IMEX America learning program

eturbonews- August 18, 2021 0

According to the Dalai Lama: “Without the human community, one single human being cannot survive.” The importance of community resonates throughout the learning program at ... Read More

2021 tourism revenues less than half of pre-pandemic levels

eturbonews- August 18, 2021 0

The global travel and tourism revenues are projected to reach only $385 billion in 2021, less than half pre-COVID-19 levels. - eTurboNews | Trends | ... Read More

North American inbound tourism spend declined by 74.1% in 2020

eturbonews- August 16, 2021 0

North America’s forecast recovery follows the general global travel consensus that domestic tourism will recover first by 2022, but international arrivals will not recover until ... Read More

Vaccination Proof Now Mandatory for San Francisco Indoor Businesses

eturbonews- August 12, 2021 0

San Francisco will require businesses in high-contact indoor sectors to obtain proof of vaccination from their patrons and employees for them to go inside those ... Read More

2021 Honors for IGLTA 37th Global Convention Announced

eturbonews- August 12, 2021 0

LGBTQ+ tourism champion Matt Skallerud, renowned LGBTQ+ travel ally Annette Kishon-Pines and Atlanta Black Pride Weekend will be honored during IGLTA’s 37th Global Convention. - ... Read More

Mexico Tourism Hurt by US Non-Essential Travel Restrictions

eturbonews- August 11, 2021 0

While the Mexican Government is allowing travel into the country, restrictions on outbound travel are being applied by the US. - eTurboNews | Trends | ... Read More

Free Pre-show Learning at IMEX America

eturbonews- August 10, 2021 0

A Harvard-trained psychiatrist, global sustainability leaders, event design champions, a human behavior expert, and an intrepid wilderness explorer are all leading the learning at Smart ... Read More

2021 Oshkosh Exceeds Expectations of EAA Organizers and Bahamas Team

eturbonews- August 6, 2021 0

The 2021 Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture Oshkosh, held July 26 through August 1, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has ended. From all accounts, aviation enthusiasts, in record-breaking ... Read More

India Drafting New National Tourism Policy

Anil Mathur - eTN India- August 5, 2021 0

The Union Cabinet Minister of Culture, Tourism and Development of the Northeastern Region (DoNER), Government of India, Mr. G. Kishan Reddy, today said that the ... 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

New NYC Event Venue with New Sales Leader

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Glasshouses announced the appointment of Kevin Ramsawack as the new Director of Sales of the new The Glasshouse event venue. - eTurboNews | Travel News ... Read More

IOC: 2032 Summer Olympic Games Will Be Hosted by Australia’s Brisbane

eturbonews- July 21, 2021 0

Brisbane was the only candidate city bidding to host the Summer Olympics in 2032. - eTurboNews | Travel News Online Read More

America’s Great Hotels During the Golden Age of the Picture Post Card

Stanley Turkel CMHS July 18, 2021 0

In February 2000, there was a unique exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York: “Walker Evans and the Picture Postcard.” Evans was ... Read More

First case of COVID-19 reported in Tokyo Olympic Village

eturbonews- July 17, 2021 0

The Games, canceled last year due global COVID-19 pandemic, scheduled to be held without spectators and under strict health protocols between July 23 and August ... Read More

Vision, Power, Money: The Africa Tourism Recovery Declaration is signed

Juergen T Steinmetz- July 16, 2021 0

Yesterday was a good day for Najib Balala, the Secretary of Tourism in Kenya. It was a good day for African Tourism. The Africa Tourism ... Read More

Skal Roma and Skal Bucharest: First Twinning of Skal Europa

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- July 15, 2021 0

Skal Roma and Skal Bucharest celebrated their twinning on July 3, 2021, at the prestigious and historical Grand Hotel Continental in Bucharest. - eTurboNews | ... Read More

Approved Vaccine Inconsistency Could Delay International Travel Restart

eturbonews- July 15, 2021 0

WTTC issues a warning following concerns tourists face being turned away at the borders because countries don’t have a common list internationally recognized and approved ... Read More

IATA Urges States to Follow WHO Guidance on International Travel

eturbonews- July 14, 2021 0

WHO guidance recommends a “risk-based approach” to implementing measures related to COVID-19 and international travel. - eTurboNews | Travel News & more Read More

IMEX America Registration Shows Positive Surge

eturbonews- July 13, 2021 0

Just one month after registration went live for IMEX America in Las Vegas this November, hosted buyer demand is higher than it was at the ... Read More

Qatar to open over 100 new hotels for FIFA 2022 World Cup

eturbonews- July 12, 2021 0

Qatar's 184-property-strong portfolio is made up of nearly 32,000 room keys. - eTurboNews | Travel News & more Read More

Russian Convention Bureau Announces New CEO

eturbonews- July 12, 2021 0

Sagid Zaremukov faces the tasks of further developing the activities of the association and intra-industry cooperation, promoting the event potential of the country and its ... Read More

Italy Tourism Relaunch: Emerging Post-Pandemic Hope

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- July 9, 2021 0

The Tourist Consortium of Maratea in the Basilicata region of Southern Italy was made up of local authorities and parliamentarians of Lucanian origin, along with ... Read More

Italy Tourism Relaunch: Emerging Post-Pandemic Hope

Mario Masciullo eTN Italy- July 9, 2021 0

The Tourist Consortium of Maratea in the Basilicata region of Southern Italy was made up of local authorities and parliamentarians of Lucanian origin, along with ... Read More