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  • Plane returns after takeoff as it shakes like washing machine

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    An AirAsia X flight, which was bound for Kuala Lumpur, had to turn back to Australia after an engine problem made it shake like a washing machine.   The pilot said the decision to return to Perth 90 minutes after …

  • Passenger boat sinks in Columbia drowning six

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    A passenger boat sank in a reservoir in north-western Colombia drowning at least six people, officials say.   The officials further say that 133 people were rescued, but 16 are still missing after the four-deck Almirante went down near the …

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Global Travel News

  • Bike Tourism attracting business to the coast

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Bike tourism workshops organized from the coast to the hinterland are becoming immensely popular. Collaboration between CyclelifeHQ and Bellingen Shire Council has witnessed gatherings in Urunga, Bellingen and Dorrigo. Liz Jeremy, general manager explains that interested parties can now see …

  • Tourism revenue of Portugal witnessed its strongest growth

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    This year’s April had Easter festivity, a holiday which was in March last year with somehow predictable increase in visitor number. Nonetheless, its proportion did strike the initial expectations.   As per Banco de Portugal, the tourism revenue reached 1,250 …

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  • Khiri Travel Announces New National Park Adventure Package in Thailand

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Khiri Travel Thailand has launched a new two-day/one-night Sai Yok National Park Adventure Package three hours west of Bangkok. The new trip combines hiking, kayaking, forest ecology insights and an overnight in a comfortable floating raft house on the River …

  • Boeing to Release Second-Quarter Results on July 26

    Published on : Saturday, June 24, 2017

    The Boeing Company will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2017 on Wednesday, July 26. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg and Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy Greg …

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  • Tour Europa – Leads the way in European Destination Management

    Published on : Sunday, June 4, 2017

    Tour Europa is a Destination Management Company. It’s headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. It’s a pioneer in the European tourism ever since 2008. The company is known for its exceptional hospitality and a wide array of travel services. Tour Europe is …

  • Leeds enter Europe’s top ten tourist spot

    Published on : Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    There was a time when comedians used to mock that the only positive thing that came out of Leeds was the A65. But the city is having the last giggle after getting nominated as the only place in Britain by …

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    MIDDLE EAST

  • The 10th edition of “Eid in Dubai” to have exciting array of event

    Published on : Thursday, June 22, 2017

    The Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), is getting ready to welcome the 10th edition of the “Eid in Dubai” celebrations with a diverse line-up of events. ‘Eid …

  • Qatar Airways Celebrates Global Recognition With ‘Airline of The

    Published on : Tuesday, June 20, 2017

    Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it has again been named as Airline of the Year by the prestigious 2017 Skytrax World Airline Awards, held today at the Paris Air Show, the fourth time that Qatar Airways has been …

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    ASIA

  • New endeavour to promote tourism

    Published on : Thursday, June 22, 2017

    In a unique endeavour to facilitate visits to India, the Union tourism ministry has launched a 24×7 toll free multi-lingual helpline. This relates to availability of tourist information and assistance to the visiting tourists while travelling within the country.   …

  • Indian Ministry of Tourism celebrates ‘3rd International Day of Yoga

    Published on : Tuesday, June 20, 2017

    The Indian Ministry of Tourism is celebrating the 3rd International Day of Yoga (IDY) through various initiatives:   A 30 second Radio Spot promoting Yoga was developed and is airing on 17 AIR FM stations starting 14thJune.   A 60 second …

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  • Plane returns after takeoff as it shakes like washing machine

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    An AirAsia X flight, which was bound for Kuala Lumpur, had to turn back to Australia after an engine problem made it shake like a washing machine.   The pilot said the decision to return to Perth 90 minutes after …

  • Flight diverted after woman tries to open emergency door

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Southwest Airlines Flight 4519 travelling from Los Angeles to Houston was diverted after a woman tried to open an emergency exit near the end of the flight, passengers said.   The woman, who police have not named, was subdued by …

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    CRUISE NEWS

  • Viking Celebrates Christening Of Third Ocean Ship In Norway

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Viking Cruises officially christened its third ocean ship, Viking Sky, during a public celebration in Tromsø, Norway – a key port of call on Viking’s popular Into the Midnight Sun itinerary. After arriving in Tromsø, Viking Sky was positioned in the …

  • CLIA Celebrates Cruising’s Seafarers for IMO Day of the Seafarer

    Published on : Saturday, June 24, 2017

    In recognition of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Day of the Seafarer on June 25 and its theme “Seafarers Matter,” Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announces its appreciation for the approximately 200,000 seafarers sailing on CLIA Member Cruise Line ships …

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    HOTEL NEWS

  • Best Western Hotels & Resorts Achieves Record-Breaking Level of Gu

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced today that an impressive 1,956 Best Western branded hotels globally received the 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recognition, yielding the brand’s highest level of guest satisfaction to date. Now in its seventh year, the …

  • Victoria Falls swimming pool revamping nears completion before Youth G

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    Revamping of Victoria Falls’ dysfunctional public swimming pool is almost complete and it looks like it would be ready to use before the 15th edition of the rebranded Zimbabwe National Youth Games in August. Hwange and Victoria Falls would be …

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    TOURISM NEWS

  • Tourisme Montreal & the Tourism Administration of Guangzhou Munici

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Recently, a MoU or a memorandum of understanding has been signed between Tourisme Montreal and the Tourism Administration of Guangzhou Municipality in a bilateral meeting which took place at the Metropolis World Congress. It was attended by over 100 mayors …

  • Tourism NI CEO welcomes continued growth by RoI visitors

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    Republic of Ireland residents spent on average £33 more per night than the same period in 2016, in part due to the fact that more visitors stayed in commercial accommodation across Northern Ireland.   Commenting on the statistics, John McGrillen …

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Travel And Tour World is glad to present an interaction with Marta Mills, Stakeholder Engagement and Communications Manager, TransCaucasian Trail Association (TCTA). She highlights the growth strategies of TCTA and about introducing the magic of trekking in the Caucasus ranges.

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