Search Results for “ ” – World News | Travel Wire News https://travelwirenews.com breaking news and travel tips Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:47:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 https://travelwirenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cropped-Travelwirenews-by-eTN250250-1-32x32.jpg Search Results for “ ” – World News | Travel Wire News https://travelwirenews.com 32 32 A true touch of class https://travelwirenews.com/a-true-touch-of-class-1137679/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:26:51 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/a-true-touch-of-class-1137679/

Nestled in the iconic 30-floor Vattanac Capital Tower in the central business district along Preah Monivong Boulevard, this brand-new residential-style hotel is surrounded by the Royal Palace, National Museum, Central Market, Wat Phnom, the art street, the river and other landmarks, making it an ideal base for exploring.  Boasting ultra-luxury accommodation and first-class hospitality services,

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Sudanese opposition leader files lawsuit against travel ban https://travelwirenews.com/sudanese-opposition-leader-files-lawsuit-against-travel-ban-1137684/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:20:31 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/sudanese-opposition-leader-files-lawsuit-against-travel-ban-1137684/

October 21, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – Omer al-Digair leader of the opposition Sudanese Congress Party (SCoP) filed a direct case against the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) for having confiscated his passport and prevented him from travelling outside the country since last August. Omer al-Digair (ST Photo) The case, in form of a petition for

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Mahlatini Luxury Travel enters a brand new era https://travelwirenews.com/mahlatini-luxury-travel-enters-a-brand-new-era-1137666/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:26:49 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/mahlatini-luxury-travel-enters-a-brand-new-era-1137666/

Mahlatini, the UK’s Best Safari, Wildlife and Nature Holiday Company (British Travel Awards 2016 and 2017), has opened the doors on its first permanent base in Africa, with a dedicated sales and product office in Cape Town. Founded in 2002, Mahlatini is a specialist tour operator with an exclusive focus on tailor-made travel to Southern

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Thai Vietjet joins 2018 Taiwan Tourism Expo at Central World https://travelwirenews.com/thai-vietjet-joins-2018-taiwan-tourism-expo-at-central-world-1137671/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 05:22:48 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/thai-vietjet-joins-2018-taiwan-tourism-expo-at-central-world-1137671/

Travel and Lifestyle Press Releases Monday October 22, 2018 10:03 Bangkok–22 Oct–Vivaldi Integrated Public Relations Thai Vietjet received an appreciation plaque form Mr. Tony Wu Director of Taiwan Tourism Bureau in Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam Thai Vietjet joins “2018 Taiwan Tourism Expo” held at Central World in Bangkok by Taiwan Tourism Bureau from

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Proposals sought from provinces over new tourism policy https://travelwirenews.com/proposals-sought-from-provinces-over-new-tourism-policy-1137676/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:49:44 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/proposals-sought-from-provinces-over-new-tourism-policy-1137676/

Propos­als would be includ­ed in the new touris­m policy after the PM’s approv­al PHOTO: FILE ISLAMABAD: The Ministry for Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) has been informed about the formation of new policy in the light of the instructions from Prime Minister Imran Khan for promotion of tourism in the county and provision of facilities of international

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'Spycam' epidemic seizes South Korea's women https://travelwirenews.com/spycam-epidemic-seizes-south-koreas-women-1137656/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:48:45 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/spycam-epidemic-seizes-south-koreas-women-1137656/

South Korea is in the grip of a “spycam” epidemic with covert footage of sex, nudity, and urination posted online in what amounts to a “social death penalty” for thousands of female victims. The footage may be taken surreptitiously by boyfriends or captured on covert devices as small as car keys. Daily camera checks are

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Travel writer wowed by Durga Puja celebrations https://travelwirenews.com/travel-writer-wowed-by-durga-puja-celebrations-1137641/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:31:51 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/travel-writer-wowed-by-durga-puja-celebrations-1137641/

KOLKATA: International Food, Wine & Travel Writers’ Association co-founder Dominick A Merle, who has visited and written about various cultural events across the globe, including the Rio Carnival in Brazil, Mardi Gras in the US and Oktoberfest in Germany, says the Durga Puja in Kolkata surpasses all others and stands out as the greatest celebration

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Tourism flight makes hard landing near Pitt Meadows; no serious injuries https://travelwirenews.com/tourism-flight-makes-hard-landing-near-pitt-meadows-no-serious-injuries-1137646/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:21:04 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/tourism-flight-makes-hard-landing-near-pitt-meadows-no-serious-injuries-1137646/

CTV VancouverPublished Sunday, October 21, 2018 4:36PM PDTLast Updated Sunday, October 21, 2018 6:03PM PDT Five people have walked away nearly unscathed after a helicopter made a hard landing in the mountains north of Pitt Meadows Sunday. Emergency crews responded to reports of a crash just before 2 p.m. involving a chopper owned and operated

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Taiwan investigates train crash that killed 18 https://travelwirenews.com/taiwan-investigates-train-crash-that-killed-18-1137661/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:19:40 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/taiwan-investigates-train-crash-that-killed-18-1137661/

Yilan, Taiwan: Taiwan’s president pushed for a swift investigation on Monday after an express train derailed on a coastal tourist route, killing 18 people in the island’s worst rail accident for 27 years. The crash on the popular east coast line on Sunday, which left the Puyuma Express lying zig-zagged across the tracks, also injured

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Harry and Meghan travel in different style on Australia tour https://travelwirenews.com/harry-and-meghan-travel-in-different-style-on-australia-tour-1137651/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:07:10 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/harry-and-meghan-travel-in-different-style-on-australia-tour-1137651/

SYDNEY (AP) – The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have taken separate boats to Queensland’s Fraser Island as their tour of Australia and the South Pacific continues with a reduced schedule for the pregnant duchess. Prince Harry took a barge for Monday’s 43-mile (70-kilometer) crossing from Australia’s mainland to the island, while the former American

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Maya Beach a Victim of Overtourism: TAT promotes Stunning views of the Bay https://travelwirenews.com/maya-beach-a-victim-of-overtourism-tat-promotes-stunning-views-of-the-bay-2-1137633/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 03:30:26 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/maya-beach-a-victim-of-overtourism-tat-promotes-stunning-views-of-the-bay-2-1137633/

  eTN Article: eTurboNews – Closing beach parks may become a reality in popular tourist destinations like in Hawaii, Thailand, Indonesia, Italy or elsewhere in the world. Travelers hoping to visit the famous “Maya Bay” in Thailand may never be able to enjoy the beach and its creamy white shores and towering limestone cliffs. However, after

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Maya Beach a Victim of Overtourism: TAT promotes Stunning views of the Bay https://travelwirenews.com/maya-beach-a-victim-of-overtourism-tat-promotes-stunning-views-of-the-bay-1137627/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 03:07:35 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/maya-beach-a-victim-of-overtourism-tat-promotes-stunning-views-of-the-bay-1137627/

Closing beach parks may become a reality in popular tourist destinations like in Hawaii, Thailand, Indonesia, Italy or elsewhere in the world. Travelers hoping to visit the

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World's longest sea-crossing bridge opens between Hong Kong and China https://travelwirenews.com/world039s-longest-sea-crossing-bridge-opens-between-hong-kong-and-china-1137602/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 02:47:29 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/world039s-longest-sea-crossing-bridge-opens-between-hong-kong-and-china-1137602/

Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to attend a ceremony in Zhuhai on Tuesday, along with top officials from Hong Kong and Macau, with the bridge opening to public traffic Wednesday. The 55-kilometer (34-mile) bridge was originally due to open in 2016, but repeated delays pushed that to this year. It is a key element

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WTTC: Shanghai is largest tourism market in the world https://travelwirenews.com/wttc-shanghai-is-largest-tourism-market-in-the-world-2-1137619/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 02:30:24 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/wttc-shanghai-is-largest-tourism-market-in-the-world-2-1137619/

  eTN Article: eTurboNews – Today, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) released its annual Cities Report at the WTTC Asia Leaders Forum in Macau, SAR. The Report covers 72 of the world’s most important tourism cities, which together generated over $625bn contribution to GDP last year (24.3% of global Travel & Tourism GDP).

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WTTC: Shanghai is largest tourism market in the world https://travelwirenews.com/wttc-shanghai-is-largest-tourism-market-in-the-world-1137610/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 02:10:42 +0000 https://travelwirenews.com/wttc-shanghai-is-largest-tourism-market-in-the-world-1137610/

Today, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) released its annual Cities Report at the WTTC Asia Leaders Forum in Macau, SAR. The Report covers 72 of the world’s most important tourism cities, which together generated over $625bn contribution to GDP last year (24.3% of global Travel & Tourism GDP). The world’s top ten cities

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