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Civil Rights Trail Announces New Sites for 2020

Civil Rights Trail Announces New Sites for 2020

Four new attractions and one new city have been added to the U.S. Civil Rights Trail (USCRT), officials announced Thursday. ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Pop-up marriage license office opens at Las Vegas Airport for Valentine’s Day

Breaking Travel News: Pop-up marriage license office opens at Las Vegas Airport for Valentine’s Day

The Clark County Clerk’s Office will open a temporary marriage license office at McCarran International Airport in February to help ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Etihad Airways launches TravelPass

Breaking Travel News: Etihad Airways launches TravelPass

Etihad Airways has announced a partnership with Norwegian technology developer Braathens IT, to develop TravelPass, an innovative travel solution initially ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Airbus and Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore sign MOU

Breaking Travel News: Airbus and Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore sign MOU

Airbus and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enable urban air ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Single people are getting out of town

Breaking Travel News: Single people are getting out of town

February 13th is currently the third most popular departure date in 2020 for solo travelers in their 30s and 40s, ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Our culture is borrowed and nothing is ‘truly Scandinavian’

Breaking Travel News: Our culture is borrowed and nothing is ‘truly Scandinavian’

Hijacking a controversial social topic to attract some publicity is a tricky task. Just ask Gillette with their last year take on ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Routes Europe 2021 to be held in Lodz, Poland

Breaking Travel News: Routes Europe 2021 to be held in Lodz, Poland

At a press conference today, it was announced that the third largest city in Poland, Lodz, had been selected to ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Strong demand from the Middle East

Breaking Travel News: Strong demand from the Middle East

ITB Berlin is in strong demand, and with 10,000 organisations and companies from over 180 countries attending it is booked ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  WTM issues myth-busting advice for travelers left bewildered by Brexit

Breaking Travel News: WTM issues myth-busting advice for travelers left bewildered by Brexit

Following the UK officially leaving the EU, World Travel Market has issued expert advice to bust the myths once-and-for-all about ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Coronavirus: New hotel cancellation policies

Breaking Travel News: Coronavirus: New hotel cancellation policies

Hotels, Cruise Lines, Airliners, attractions, and destinations need to implement new coronavirus friendly policies, that include cancellation, postponement for trips, ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Airlines for America to Congress: No additional taxes

Breaking Travel News: Airlines for America to Congress: No additional taxes

Airlines for America (A4A), urged the U.S. Congress to reject the proposed tax hikes on air travel that are included ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Paris or London?

Breaking Travel News: Paris or London?

Paris or London? The U.K. left the EU and bad news is in the pipeline for London Heathrow airport. Despite ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Canada ranked most liveable country for European expats

Breaking Travel News: Canada ranked most liveable country for European expats

Canada remains the most attractive country outside of Europe for Europeans to take residence for the fifth year running, according ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Heathrow may fall behind Paris as Europe’s number 1 airport hub

Breaking Travel News: Heathrow may fall behind Paris as Europe’s number 1 airport hub

Despite record breaking start to the year at Heathrow, latest figures show that EU competitor, Charles de Gaulle, is growing ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Greed over Coronavirus: Norwegian Cruise Line

Breaking Travel News: Greed over Coronavirus: Norwegian Cruise Line

Last week, eTurboNews reported about a Maui woman losing thousands of Dollars paid to Norwegian Cruise Line when coronavirus forced ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Seychelles showcased at “Voyages et évasion” event in Réunion

Breaking Travel News: Seychelles showcased at “Voyages et évasion” event in Réunion

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) joined forces with Réunion a Travel expert, Anthurium Tourisme to promote Seychelles as an ideal ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  40 thousand tourists lost over coronavirus fears

Breaking Travel News: 40 thousand tourists lost over coronavirus fears

According to the latest report, about 20 thousand tourists canceled their trips to the island of Bali since the outbreak ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Short leisure breaks to drive 38% increase in visitors to Saudi Arabia by 2024

Breaking Travel News: Short leisure breaks to drive 38% increase in visitors to Saudi Arabia by 2024

Visitors to Saudi Arabia are predicted to increase 38% from 15.5 million in 2019 to 21.3 million by 2024, according ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  China and ASEAN foreign ministers to hold coronavirus emergency meeting in Laos

Breaking Travel News: China and ASEAN foreign ministers to hold coronavirus emergency meeting in Laos

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China are planning to hold an emergency conference, which would take place ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Airbus blended wing aircraft

Breaking Travel News: Airbus blended wing aircraft

Airbus has revealed MAVERIC (Model Aircraft for Validation and Experimentation of Robust Innovative Controls) its “blended wing body” scale model ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Suspension of China flights will cost Russian airlines $25.2 million

Breaking Travel News: Suspension of China flights will cost Russian airlines $25.2 million

Russia’s Deputy Transport Minister Alexander Yurchik announced today that Russian national air carriers stand to lose 1.6 billion rubles ($25.2 ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Is ITB Berlin canceling?

Breaking Travel News: Is ITB Berlin canceling?

Coronavirus becomes a threat to the global travel and tourism industry.Manfred Busche launched the first ITB Berlin trade show event in 1966. ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  WestJet names new Vice-President, Safety, Security and Quality

Breaking Travel News: WestJet names new Vice-President, Safety, Security and Quality

WestJet today announced the appointment of Billy Nolen to the role of Vice-President, Safety, Security and Quality. Billy will join ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  200 sick with Norovirus after visiting Louisiana Casino

Breaking Travel News: 200 sick with Norovirus after visiting Louisiana Casino

The L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles in Louisiana is popular with tourists and local gamblers. On Friday at least 200 ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  African Tourism Board Chairman met key ministers in Tanzania

Breaking Travel News: African Tourism Board Chairman met key ministers in Tanzania

Looking to unite the African continent through tourism, the African Tourism Board (ATB) Chairman Mr. Cuthbert Ncube had met and ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Who will speak at the WTTC Summit in Cancun?

Breaking Travel News: Who will speak at the WTTC Summit in Cancun?

After moving the 20th Global Summit of the World Travel & Tourism Council <WTTC> from Puerto Rico to Cancun, Quintana ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  How Amazing Thailand handles the coronavirus?

Breaking Travel News: How Amazing Thailand handles the coronavirus?

The world should be reminded, that the World Health Organization never during the Coronavirus crisis had issued a travel ban ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Renaissance Hotels grows NYC footprint with debut of Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel

Breaking Travel News: Renaissance Hotels grows NYC footprint with debut of Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel

Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors today as one of the tallest properties in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Coronavirus risk for Asians, Africans, Caucasians revealed

Breaking Travel News: Coronavirus risk for Asians, Africans, Caucasians revealed

What is your risk to get infected coronavirus? East Asians, Japanese, and Han Chinese are the most likely people to ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Travel Domains Success Story: VisitMeteora.Travel

Breaking Travel News: Travel Domains Success Story: VisitMeteora.Travel

Among the historic wonders and natural beauty of Greece lies the lesser-known region of Meteora. Mysterious and majestic, Meteora offers ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Uncertainty in the Middle East

Breaking Travel News: Uncertainty in the Middle East

Measures taken to halt transmission of the virus are reducing international travel and trade, and in the long-term could significantly ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  American Cruise Lines founder and CEO passes away

Breaking Travel News: American Cruise Lines founder and CEO passes away

The Board of Directors of American Cruise Lines, Inc. announced today that Charles B. Robertson will be appointed as the ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Vienna Tourism Waits for You

Breaking Travel News: Vienna Tourism Waits for You

Austria, that charming country in central Europe which tops the living index, has always attracted visitors from India. The reasons? ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Why Opening an Embassy in Jerusalem can help Uganda Tourism

Breaking Travel News: Why Opening an Embassy in Jerusalem can help Uganda Tourism

Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, visited Uganda a week ago where talks were held with Uganda President Yoweri Museveni ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Online Innovation Event: Man vs. Travel Technology

Breaking Travel News: Online Innovation Event: Man vs. Travel Technology

The “Onlife” travel technology revolution arrives at Stazione Leopolda in Florence, Italy, on February 12 as BTO 2020 Travel Onlife ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Air passengers traveling from China will not be permitted entry

Breaking Travel News: Air passengers traveling from China will not be permitted entry

Tourism Solomons advises as part of a further Solomon Islands Department of Immigration (DOI) directive, all air passengers who have ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  United Airlines expands Kosher menu on US-Tel Aviv flights

Breaking Travel News: United Airlines expands Kosher menu on US-Tel Aviv flights

This month, United Airline is taking Kosher cuisine to new heights by introducing a variety of new options for customers ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Sandals and Beaches Resorts Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Suiteheart Sweepstakes & Exclusive Offer

Breaking Travel News: Sandals and Beaches Resorts Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Suiteheart Sweepstakes & Exclusive Offer

Sandals® Resorts and Beaches® Resorts are celebrating love all February long with their Valentine’s Day Suiteheart Sweepstakes. From now until ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new Director of Sales and Marketing

Breaking Travel News: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new Director of Sales and Marketing

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has announced Jim Curtis as director of sales & marketing for the ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Spring on The Mediterranean Islands of Malta

Breaking Travel News: Spring on The Mediterranean Islands of Malta

While the sun shines all year round in Malta, the Spring season is one of the best times to visit ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Visit Salt Lake announces new President and CEO

Breaking Travel News: Visit Salt Lake announces new President and CEO

Visit Salt Lake (VSL) today announced the appointment of Kaitlin Eskelson as its new president and CEO, the fourth individual ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  South African Airways flies Miss Universe back home aboard new Airbus A350-900

Breaking Travel News: South African Airways flies Miss Universe back home aboard new Airbus A350-900

South African Airways (SAA) was honoured to bring Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi back home aboard its brand new Airbus ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  World’s most popular business travel destinations named

Breaking Travel News: World’s most popular business travel destinations named

The world’s most popular business travel destinations were revealed in a new research, which looked at business travel insurance policies sold and ONS flight data collected. Each destination was ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  Russian cabbie in hazmat suit laughs off coronavirus hysteria

Breaking Travel News: Russian cabbie in hazmat suit laughs off coronavirus hysteria

Laughter is known to prolong human life, so the cabbie in Russian Siberian city of Omsk came up with a ... Read More

Breaking Travel News:  UNWTO and Basque Culinary Center launch 2nd Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition

Breaking Travel News: UNWTO and Basque Culinary Center launch 2nd Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Basque Culinary Center have joined forces again for the second edition of the Global ... Read More