TOURISM NEWS

‘There’s Still Nothing Like Australia’ Campaign Roll Out

The first phase of Tourism Australia’s new international recovery campaign, ‘There’s Still Nothing Like Australia’, was launched by Australia’s Tourism Minister, Simon Birmingham this week.   The campaign is supported with the $25 million allocated to Tourism Australia through the …

  • Beering Up For Total Immersion At Wellington’s Beervana

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    Think London, think Porter. Think Bamberg, think Rauchbier. Think Pilsner from Pilsen, Kölsch from Cologne, and Berliner Weisse from – you guessed it – Berlin. Think Wellington and you may wonder, what next?     It’s a good question, one …

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  • The Resurgence Of Tā Moko In New Zealand

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    In western culture tattoos are often a mark of rebellion against tradition. In contrast, New Zealand’s Māori tā moko is a visual connection to the past, the present and the future engraved into the skin.     While tā moko, …

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  • Rome prohibits drinking at night near major nightlight tourist spots

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    Rome passed a rule prohibiting eating and drinking near famous fountains. Next, it made it clear that drinking is no longer allowed during the nighttime and specially during the peak tourist season.   Mayor Virginia Raggi has brought in an …

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  • Tourism in Hungary sees growth in May

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    In May 2017, number of nights spent by international tourists increased by 6.9%, and that of nights spent by domestic tourists by 4.5% compared to the same month a year earlier, according to Hungary’s Central Statistical Office (KSH).   As …

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  • Irish tourism shoots up with VAT leg up, reaches record figures

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    The DAA announced on Monday that 2.9 million passengers used Dublin Airport last month, its busiest June in 77 years. North American routes rose by 18 per cent, helped by a strong dollar.   Tourism in Ireland is booming. Last …

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  • Vietnam tourism grows amid increasing Chinese tourists

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    During the first half of 2017, hotel investors continued to seek alternative opportunistic investments in the emerging tourism market of Vietnam. Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney and Melbourne remained the focus of investors due to their positive long-term tourism essentials.   …

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  • Edmund Bartlett seeking Spanish aid

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Tourism’s capacity of retaining facts and impressions is not quite realized by the people associated with the sector, arousing apprehension to Edmund Bartlett, the minister of tourism of the island. Bartlett in the last two weeks explained that, regardless of …

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  • TravelClick Releases New Demand360 Platform with Customizable Alerts

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    TravelClick, a global provider of innovative, cloud-based and data-driven solutions for hotels, today announced a re-launch of the Company’s industry-leading Demand360® product with the powerfully reimagined Demand360 Quick View. This next-generation platform enables hoteliers to focus on driving outcomes by …

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  • Kvarner thrives on its beauty and diversity

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Croatia is well-known for giving birth to world-class tennis players. Hence, London’s Queen’s Club, which hosts one of the most prestigious grass tennis tournaments in the world, Wimbledon, was chosen to promote tourism in Croatia. Presentations by the Croatian Tourism …

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  • 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Programme to inspire travel sellers

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Tourism New Zealand introduced the new and improved version of its 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist Programme at Kiwi Link India 2017 in New Delhi today and to celebrate is giving travel sellers the chance to win one of four holidays …

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  • Spend Christmas and New Year in a Windermere Winter Wonderland

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Head to Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa this winter to be the first to experience the resort’s luxury Christmas and New Year breaks which will showcase the hotel’s brand new facilities, following a £16 million redevelopment.   English Lakes Hotels Resorts …

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  • Hawaii tourism is all set to host Global Tourism Summit in September 2017

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Hawaiian companies willing to create new business leads by networking with tour operators distributed worldwide will be achieved with the help of B2B Networking Sessions and Japan Summit offered at the 2017 Global Tourism Summit that would start from September …

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  • Tourism in Europe sees better times conquering security threats

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Europe continues to attract scores of international travelers, which speaks about the tourism sector’s spirit against geopolitical uncertainty and threats of safety and security. According to the latest European Travel Commission’s “European Tourism 2017-Trends & Prospects”, 28 out of 30 …

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  • DAMAC Chairman tours Croatia and receives warm welcome from Croatian President

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    DAMAC International Chairman, Hussain Sajwani, was received by Croatian President, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, after a tour of the country where he visited a number of cities popular among tourists along Croatia’s scenic Adriatic coast.   Sajwani said, “It was a pleasure meeting with President …

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  • China might surpass Japan being Hawaii’s largest tourism market, predicts Mark Dunkerley

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airlines CEO at a recent video interview with CAPA, aviation analysis website shared an information on areas like competition, partnerships and attractive markets in terms of Honolulu-based airline, asserting that China in the coming days will overhaul …

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  • Increased Flights From China To Boost Tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    China Southern Airlines has announced a fifth weekly flight between Guangzhou and Perth, starting from October 29, 2017.     The flights are bookable from today.   The extra service is expected to further boost visitor numbers to Western Australia …

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  • Arsenal FC touch down in Sydney

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    NSW Minister for Trade and Industry and Acting Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Niall Blair, today welcomed the reigning FA Cup Champions to Sydney.   “We are thrilled to have the Gunners here in Sydney, they’re one of the …

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  • Temple Bar lures record number of tourists, raise €3.2million profits

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    The Licensed Vintners Association (LVA) said that one of the most iconic pubs of Dublin, the Temple Bar has emerged as the most profitable, raising pre-tax profits amounting to €3.2 million last year marking an increase of as much as …

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  • Foreign tourist spending escalates by 41.9% in Nepal

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Spending of foreign tourists who had arrived in Nepal escalated by nearly 41.9% in the initial 11 months of the current fiscal year.   The foreign visitor arrivals continued to rise after the economic blockade was lifted by India in …

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  • TUI Group sells its stake in container shipper Hapag-Lloyd for focusing on tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    TUI Group Europe’s largest tourism group, TUI Group said that it had sold its stake in container shipper Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG.DE), bringing to a close plans for the sale of non-core businesses for focusing on its tourism operations.   TUI Group has …

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